WorldCat Identities

Donat, Robert 1905-1958

Works: 154 works in 820 publications in 9 languages and 9,986 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Music  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Spy films  Historical films  Fiction  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Printer, Director, Costume designer, Other, Creator, Commentator, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Robert Donat
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Most widely held works by Robert Donat
The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

263 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the escapades of Richard Hanney, who stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors
The inn of the sixth happiness by Mark Robson( Visual )

45 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true-life story of Gladys Aylward, an English missionary that led a group of children through war-torn China in the 1930's. Nominated for an Academy Award, Best Director
Goodbye, Mr. Chips by Sam Wood( Visual )

58 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy British school master named Mr. Chipping devotes his life to teaching "his boys" after the death of his lovely, energetic American wife Katherine. Told via flashbacks, the film features an aged Mr. Chipping looking back nostalgically at his long career, taking note of the people who've touched his life over the years
The private life of Henry VIII by Alexander Korda( Visual )

71 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alexander Korda's first major international success is a raucous, entertaining, even poignant glimpse into the bedrooms of the infamous king and his six wives."--Container
Murder in the cathedral by T. S Eliot( Recording )

31 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Eliot's Murder in the Cathedral
Peter and the wolf by Sergey Prokofiev( )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the orchestral fairy tale of the boy who, ignoring his grandfather's warning, proceeds to capture a wolf with the help of his friend the bird
Alfred Hitchcock 4 spine tingling films from the master of suspense( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy virtue: A woman goes through a divorce and attempts to overcome the tarnished reputation that accompanies it
The citadel( Visual )

19 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young doctor in a Welsh mining village runs up against the medical establishment when he tries to explore the cause of a cough disabling miners; he abandons his humanitarian goals for a London practice
The Count of Monte Cristo( Visual )

8 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmond Dantes is a common seaman falsely accused of spying during the Napoleonic Wars. Imprisoned without trial in the infamous Chateau d'If, he spends over a decade in solitary confinement. With the aid of a fellow captive, he makes a daring escape. Once outside, he fabricates a stately new identity as the Count of Monte Cristo and vows to bring the villains who framed him to justice. A classic swashbuckler based on the 1844 novel by Alexandre Dumas
Practical cats by Alan Rawsthorne( Recording )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents readings of fifteen comical cat poems
The ghost goes West by René Clair( Visual )

35 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spirit of a Scottish rogue (Murdoch Glourie) dies in disgrace and must haunt his castle until he can persuade the family that has disgraced his to acknowledge their infuriority. 200 years go by and his ancestor (Donald Glourie) is penniless and trying to sell the castle. A beautiful American woman comes to look at it and convinces her father to buy it for her. He then decided it to America and reassmble it in Florida. Meanwhile the ghost appears to the woman numerous times and each time she thinks he is Donald in costume. The ghost moves with the castle and continues to haunt
The Winslow boy by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

13 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A barrister defends a naval cadet accused of stealing a postal money-order
Piano concertos nos. 1 & 2 Practical cats ; Bagatelles by Alan Rawsthorne( )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 39 steps": Richard Hanney gets more than he bargained for when he brings home a frightened young woman who confesses to be a British agent on the trail of foreign spies. "Young and innocent": Starlet Christine Clay washes up on a seaside beach and is found by Robert. As he is running for help, he is spotted by swimmers who report him as the murderer. "Rich and strange": Fred Hill and his wife, Emily are a small-town couple leading an ordinary, boring life at home, that is until they inherit some money from a rich uncle
Knight without armour by Jacques Feyder( Visual )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young English journalist in Russia joins a revolutionary movement against the Czar and meets Alexandra, daughter of a Czarist minister whom he had intended to assassinate
The 39 steps The lady vanishes( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The 39 Steps, an innocent Canadian becomes involved in espionage and murder. In The lady vanishes, a young woman who has befriended a mysteriously vanished old woman tries to locate her and is caught up in a web of intrigue
Paradies und Hölle : abenteuerliche Schicksale eines Deutschen in Brasilien unter Hinterwäldlern, Diamentsuchern, Indianern, Einsiedlern und Verbrechern. by Franz Donat( Book )

19 editions published between 1926 and 1960 in German and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great cinema classics 15 films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vacation from marriage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert and Cathy Wilson possibly the dullest married couple in England, bid each other a tepid farewell when World War II separates them. Robert joins the Navy, gets in shipshape condition and becomes a war hero. Cathy joins the WRENS, tries lipstick and a new 'do, and becomes a woman of the world. Both experience a thrilling romantic fling. Three years pass before they get leave at the same time, bringing a reunion they dread
Alfred Hitchcock collection the thirty-nine steps and The lady vanishes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The thirty-nine steps : An innocent Canadian who becomes involved in espionage and murder. The suspense is terrific as he must stay a step ahead of both the police and the bad guys. The lady vanishes : On a trip from England to central Europe, a charming old lady mysteriously vanishes. A young woman she had befriended tries to locate her, only to get herself caught up in a dizzying web of intrigue
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The 39 steps
Alternative Names
Donat, Frederick Robert.

Donat, Frederick Robert 1905-1958

Donat, Friedrich Robert 1905-1958

Donat, Fritz.

Donat, Fritz 1905-1958

Donat, Robert

Donat, Robert 1905-1958


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Murder in the cathedral