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Gilliat, Sidney

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Most widely held works about Sidney Gilliat
Most widely held works by Sidney Gilliat
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

132 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman on a train, enroute back to England from Switzerland, meets a charming older lady who promptly disappears. The other passengers deny ever having seen her, leading the young woman into a complex web of mystery and high adventure
Jamaica Inn by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

53 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maureen O'Hara's first film is the brooding story of a nobleman who leads a cutthroat ship-looting band of men. Charles Laughton is a magnificent villain and Hitchcock glories in the moody atmosphere
Night train to Munich( Visual )

16 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes viewers on a World War II era journey from Prague to England to the Swiss Alps, as Nazis pursue a Czech scientist and his daughter who are being aided by a debonair British undercover agent
Green for danger( Visual )

11 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A postman dies on the operating table at a rural English hospital, in the midst of the Nazi blitz. But was his death accidental?
The lady vanishes by Ethel Lina White( Book )

15 editions published between 1938 and 1999 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iris Carr is a beautiful, young socialite on her way back home to England after vacationing in Europe. Feeling terribly alone and afraid, she finds comfort in the company of a strange woman she knows only as "Miss Froy." But comfort soon turns to horror when Miss Froy mysteriously vanishes without a trace. Fearing madness, risking death, Iris desperately tries to solve the sudden disappearance of her traveling companion-a woman no one else on the journey remembers seeing at all!
The belles of St. Trinian's by Frank Launder( Visual )

13 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farce set among the uninhibited pupils of an unorthodox school. A sultan sends his daughter to St. Trinian's because it is near his racehorse stables. One of the students kidnaps the sultan's prize mare and pandemonium ensues
Our man in Havana : opera in 3 acts by Malcolm Williamson( )

4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Endless night by Sidney Gilliat( Visual )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy heiress marries her mysterious and ambitious chauffeur. Searching for their "dream house," the couple moves into a country estate that is rumored to be cursed. But when murder begins to make itself at home, the stage is set for a stunning climax
The open window : an opera in one act by Malcolm Arnold( )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I see a dark stranger by Frank Launder( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having grown up despising everything British, a young Birdie Quilty leaves her hometown hoping to join the IRA, but naively gets caught up with a Nazi spy. She is eventually helped to escape authorities by a British officer who has fallen in love with her
Chu Chin Chow( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical retelling of Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves. Penniless woodcutter Ali Baba finds himself wealthy when he discovers the secret treasure cave of the Forty Thieves, but soon finds he must contend with Abu Hasan, a thief posing as a Chinese mandarin in order to steal Ali Baba's riches. Wong plays the slave girl who must help Ali Baba in his adventure
Millions like us by Frank Launder( Visual )

23 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fascinating film portrayal of life on the Home Front at the height of the Second World War
The man who changed his mind( Visual )

3 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in English and German and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once a respected researcher of the mind and soul, Dr. Laurience goes off the deep end when the scientific community rejects his work. He uses his invention, a machine that transposes the mind of one person to the body of another, for evil means
Green for danger( Visual )

10 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Cockrill investigates a double murder at a remote provincial English hospital during World War II, a place filled with suspicious doctors and staff. The mad killer, dispatching patients on the operating table, kills the head nurse after she reveals that a patient's death during surgery was no accident. Cockrill needs all the wit and ingenuity he can muster to untangle the web of deceit--before the murderer strikes again
The smallest show on earth by Basil Dearden( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a young couple who inherit a delapidated movie theatre and must compete with a lavish movie theatre next door
Alfred Hitchcock, the legend begins( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy virtue: (silent) A woman has an affair with an artist painting her portrait and is subsequently caught by her boorish husband, who drove her into the artist's arms due to his lack of attention ; Jamaica Inn: A gang of ship wreckers using the local inn as their base of operations must try to keep their activities hidden from a gang member's niece and also a Lloyd's of London investigator who have recently arrived ; The lodger: (silent) In Alfred Hitchcock's first thriller, the city of London is in the grips of fear as a killer known as "The Avenger" murders young blonde women during foggy evenings ; The ring: (silent) A fighter boxes in small venues and his marriage is eroding, due to the advances of a champion fighter upon her ; Young and innocent: A writer accused of murdering his girlfriend escapes police custody with a young woman in tow and the two fugitives attempt to find the real killer to prove the man's innocence
Jamaica Inn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamaica Inn: Set on the Cornish coast of England in 1819. Mary comes to Jamaica Inn to stay with her aunt and uncle after the death of her mother. She falls in love with a police officer who is undercover in a group of pirates, trying to expose the leader of the gang
Alarma en el expreso( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una muchacha que vuelve de sus vacaciones en tren conoce durante el trayecto a una institutriz inglesa de mediana edad. En un momento determinado, la institutriz desaparece, aunque nadie se ha dado cuenta de ello. La joven trata de averiguar qué ha pasado, pero los pasajeros la acusan de sufrir alucinaciones y casi la convencen de que nunca ha existido esa mujer
The Green Man( Visual )

12 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hawkins, a professional assassin, is reactivated to do away with Sir Gregory Upshoot, a politician. Hawkins tracks his quarry to a decrepit seaside resort called The Green Man and here waits to spring his trap. Hawkins is disguised as a simple clockmaker. He has planted a bomb to be exploded just when Sir Gregory arrives, but the victim does not appear. Vacuum salesman William Blake, a bumbler of the first rank, stumbles upon the plot and conducts a wild search for the killer at the inn, never for a moment suspecting the meek-mannered Hawkins. At the last minute he unearths the bomb and, seconds before it explodes, throws it out of a window and literally undoes Hawkins
Geordie( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Scottish boy turns to a mail-order body building course to increase his height and strength. His interest in body building and hammer throwing, lead him to represent Britain in the 1956 Olympic Games in Melbourne, Australia
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Night train to Munich
Alternative Names
Gilliat, S.

Gilliat, S. 1908-1994

Gilliat, S. (Sidney)

Gilliat, S. (Sidney), 1908-1994

Gilliat Sidney 1908-1964

Gilliat, Sydney

Gilliat, Sydney 1908-1994

Gilliatt, Sidney

Gilliatt, Sidney 1908-1994

Gilliatt, Sydney

Gilliatt, Sydney 1908-1994

Sidney Gilliat britischer Drehbuchautor, Filmregisseur und Produzent

Sidney Gilliat British film director, producer and screenwriter

Sidney Gilliat Brits filmregisseur (1908-1994)

Sidney Gilliat regista produttore e scrittore inglese

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English (302)

Spanish (16)

German (5)

French (3)

Italian (3)

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