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Best, Edna 1900-1974

Overview
Works: 106 works in 341 publications in 4 languages and 3,840 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Interviews  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Edna Best
 
Most widely held works by Edna Best
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

169 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,179 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 )

9 editions published between 1947 and 2003 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impoverished young widow moves into a seaside cottage with her young daughter and befriends the former owner, the ghost of a salty sea captain
South riding( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 41 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, Thirty nine steps & the man who knew too much( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five classic movies filmed in the 1930s, part of a famous British thriller series directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 32 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
Young and innocent The man who knew too much( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 31 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 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

2nd work: A child is kidnapped to keep her father silent about an international assassination plot
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in English and held by 27 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
The ultimate Hitchcock collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 27 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
The man who knew too much L'homme qui en savait trop by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The farmer's wife: After his daughter weds, a widower with a profitable farm decides to remarry but finds choosing a suitable wife problematic
L'homme qui en savait trop by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

14 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in French and English and held by 18 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
El Hombre que sabía demasiado by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

15 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 17 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
Alfred Hitchcock double feature( Visual )

in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The man who knew too much an American couple vacationing in French Morocco are accidently drawn into a series of mysterious adventures when they appear on the scene of a murder
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
Alfred Hitchcock Hollywood classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 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!
William Powell at Warner Bros.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High pressure: Powell's roguish wit is in high gear as he plays a garrulous promoter selling investors on a scheme to make ersatz rubber
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
 
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The man who knew too much
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Edna Best actrice britannique

Edna Best attrice britannica

Edna Best britische Schauspielerin

Edna Best britisk skodespelar

Edna Best britisk skuespiller

Edna Best brittisk skdespelare

Edna Best brytyjska aktorka filmowa i telewizyjna

Hove, Edna

Бест, Эдна

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