WorldCat Identities

Carroll, Leo G. 1886-1972

Works: 364 works in 777 publications in 4 languages and 16,481 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Spy films  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Romance films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Leo G Carroll
Strangers on a Train by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

38 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 2,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Haines, a tennis star who hates his wife, is approached on a train by a stranger, Bruno Anthony, who hates his father. Anthony offers a plan: each could kill the other's victim. No motive, no clue would link the two murders save the casual meeting of strangers on a train
North by Northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

19 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Thornhill, un homme jusque là sans histoires, est pris par erreur pour un certain Kaplan et se retrouve traqué par des tueurs à la solde de Vandamme, le chef d'un réseau d'espionnage. Quant à la police, elle prend ce pauvre Roger pour l'assassin d'un homme politique. Poursuivi par gendarmes et voleurs, Thornhill doit remuer ciel et terre pour rester libre... et vivant. Son premier objectif, retrouver ce mystérieux Kaplan, le seul à pouvoir le disculper. Dans sa quête, il trouve un étrange soutien en la personne d'Eve Kendall. Mais les ennuis ne cessent pas pour autant de s'accumuler
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2018 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mystery drama in which a timid young woman marries a troubled widower who is accused of murdering his first wife
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

6 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in English and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragil, gently-reared young English heiress fears she has just married a murderer
Father of the bride by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

10 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws
Wuthering Heights by William Wyler( Visual )

20 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acclaimed masterpiece based on Emily Brontë's novel. Laurence Olivier and Merle Oberon star as Heathcliff and Cathy whose tortured love affair is doomed to a tragic end
Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

39 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologist falls for a suspect in a murder, which she tries to solve by unlocking the clues hidden in his mind
The parent trap by David Swift( Visual )

7 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young girls discover, while at summer camp, that they are twin sisters separated shortly after birth. Now that they are reunited the girls launch a campaign to rekindle the romance between their estranged parents
The bad and the beautiful by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biting drama that tells the story of a ruthless, manipulative movie producer who lets nothing and nobody stand in his way. Now he's broke and needs the help of the very people he used and betrayed on his climb to the top
Rebecca( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young bride is brought by her new husband to his manor house in England. There she finds that the memory of her husband's first wife haunts her, and she tries to discover the secret of that mysterious woman's death
The private lives of Elizabeth and Essex( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This period drama frames the tumultuous affair between Queen Elizabeth I and the man who would be King of England, Robert Devereux, the Earl of Essex. Ever the victor on the battlefield, Devereux returns to London after defeating Spanish forces at Cadiz. Middle-aged Elizabeth, so attracted to the younger Devereux but fearful of his influence and popularity, sends him on a new mission: a doomed campaign to Ireland. When he and his troops return in defeat, Devereux demands to share the throne with the heir-less queen, and Elizabeth, at first, intends to marry. Ultimately sensing the marriage would prove disastrous for England, Elizabeth sets in motion a merciless plan to protect her people and preserve her throne
The Desert Fox : the story of Rommel by Norbert Brodin( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sympathetic study of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, a man admired by both those who followed him and those who faced him. In the early 1940s, Rommel's juggernaut Afrika Korps dominated North Africa. But as the tide turned and he came to the painful realisation that his Führer was destroying Germany, his ingrained sense of duty pushed him into a conspiracy against Hitler
Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbound( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Constance Petersen is a psychiatrist with a firm understanding of human nature - or so she thinks. That is until the mysterious Dr. Anthony Edwardes becomes the new chief of staff at the Green Manors Mental Asylum. The bookish and detached Constance plummets into a whirlwind of tangled identities and feverish psychoanalysis, where the greatest risk is to fall in love
Rebecca( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman who believes she has found her heart's desire when she marries the dashing aristocratic widower Maxim de Winter. But upon moving to Manderley, her groom's baroque ancestral mansion, she soon learns that his deceased wife's memory haunts not only the home but the temperamental, brooding Maxim as well
Alfred Hitchcock's strangers on a train by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

16 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tennis star is harassed on a train by a psychotic who wants to swap murders, and who then proceeds to carry out his part of the unconfirmed bargain
The house on 92nd Street by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young German American is solicited as a Nazi spy during WWII, he accepts the job after agreeing to go undercover for the FBI. Once he learns that his mission is to send atomic bomb secrets to the German government, the FBI chief works relentlessly to prevent this while not giving his agent's identity away
The man from U.N.C.L.E( Visual )

15 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working for the United Network Command for Law and Enforcement, the dapper, suave Napoleon Solo, and the equally dashing Illya Kuryakin, jet to exotic locations, defending the world from evil and chaos in this hit spoof on the espionage genre
Ernest Hemingway's The snows of Kilimanjaro by Henry King( Visual )

23 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Harry (Gregory Peck) lies wounded and delirious in an African campsite at the foot of the snow-covered slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro, he recounts the story of his life in a series of flashbacks
The Paradine case by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a suspensful courtroom drama, a beautiful woman is accused of having murdered her husband
Alfred Hitchcock's spellbound( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychiatrist at a mental institution becomes romantically involved with the new director and shields him from the police after discovering that he is an imposter
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The bad and the beautiful
Father of the brideSpellboundThe bad and the beautifulAlfred Hitchcock's Spellbound
Alternative Names
Carrol, Leo 1886-1972

Carroll, Leo

Carroll, Leo 1886-1972

Carroll, Leo Gratten 1886-1972

Leo G. Carrol

Leo G. Carroll acteur britannique

Leo G. Carroll attore inglese

Leo G. Carroll britischer Schauspieler

Leo G. Carroll britisk skodespelar

Leo G. Carroll britisk skuespiller

Leo G. Carroll Brits acteur

Leo G. Carroll brittisk skådespelare

Лео Г. Кэррол

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English (249)

French (3)

Chinese (2)

Spanish (1)