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Best, Edna 1900-1974

Overview
Works: 99 works in 330 publications in 4 languages and 3,758 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Television adaptations  Spy films  Film and video adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Television plays 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Narrator, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Edna Best
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
167 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ordinary British couple vacationing in Switzerland suddenly find themselves embroiled in a case of international intrigue when their daughter is kidnapped by spies plotting a political assassination. This fleet and gripping early thriller from the Master of Suspense, Alfred Hitchcock, was the first film the director made after signing to the Gaumont-British Picture Corporation
The ghost and Mrs. Muir by Joseph L Mankiewicz ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1947 and 2003 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Au début du siècle, une jeune veuve, Lucy Muir, achète une étrange maison sur la côte anglaise. Étrange en effet, car la demeure est occupée par son ancien propriétaire, le capitaine Gregg. Enfin, par son fantôme
South riding ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sensitive and poignant glimpse at life in a small Yorkshire township, performed by an ensemble cast of some of England's most celebrated actors
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Number 17: A group of jewel thieves hide their loot in what they think is a safe place
Alfred Hitchcock, Thirty nine steps & the man who knew too much ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five classic movies filmed in the 1930s, part of a famous British thriller series directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Young and innocent The man who knew too much ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young and innocent, released in the United States as The girl was young, tells the story of a man falsely accused of murder who enlists the help of the police constable's young daughter to clear his name. In The man who knew too much, which Hitchcock was to remake in 1956, a couple's child is kidnapped by a band of international spies to prevent the mother from revealing what she was told about an assassination plot
Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young & innocent: Robert is the estranged husband of a beautiful actress with a bad reputation. When he discovers her lifeless body on the beach, he is mistaken for the murderer and soon finds himself on the run, learning that the murder makes for very strange bedfellows
Alfred Hitchcock collector's edition Thirty nine steps & the man who knew too much ; The lady vanishes & Sabotage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four classic movies directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 steps The man who knew too much ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1st work: A spy is murdered, and an innocent man is pursued by both the spies and the police
The ultimate Hitchcock collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Number 17: A gang of thieves, followed by Detective Gilbert, have stashed their loot in what they believe to be a safe-house in London. The man who knew too much: This classic Hitchcock thriller brings together vacationing English couple Bob and Jill Lawrence and their new friend, Louis Bernard. Unfortunately, Bernard is murdered, but not before whispering something important in Bob's ear. The lodger: In this silent movie, quiet and secretive Jonathan Drew has just rented a room in a London boarding house. Coincidentally, his arrival overlaps with the brutal murders orchestrated by Jack The Ripper
Alfred Hitchcock's The man who knew too much 39 steps ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man who knew too much: When a group of spies believe a father saw something he shouldn't have, they kidnap his daughter to keep him silent about an international assassination plot. 39 steps: An innocent man witnesses a spy's murder and becomes the target of both the spies and the police
Alfred Hitchcock collection 15 films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man who knew too much: This classic Hitchcock thriller brings together vacationing English couple Bob and Jill Lawrence and their new friend, Louis Bernard. Unfortunately, Bernard is murdered, but not before whispering something important in Bob's ear
Alfred Hitchcock double feature ( Visual )
in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Sabotage a movie theater cashier suspects her mild-mannered husband is a traitor who is terrorizing London
L'homme qui en savait trop e man who Knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in French and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un couple de touristes anglais voyage avec une petite fille. Un français, assassiné, meurt près d'eux en leur confiant in extremis un message relatif au projet de meurtre d'un ambassadeur étranger en visite à Londres
Intermezzo a love story by Gregory Ratoff ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love affair between a young pianist and a famous violinist, who is married
The man who knew too much L'homme qui en savait trop by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El Hombre que sabía demasiado ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American couple vacationing in French Morocco are accidentally drawn into a series of mysterious adventures when they appear on the scene of a murder
The 39 steps The man who knew too much ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 39 steps: "A man in London tries to help a counter-espionage agent, and is soon finding himself in one jam after another"--Container
Alfred Hitchcock collector's edition ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four classic movies directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock Hollywood classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These four timeless mystery movies are filled with murder and mayhem, and enough chills and thrilss to delight devoted Hitchcock fans!
 
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