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Best, Edna 1900-1974

Overview
Works: 120 works in 381 publications in 5 languages and 3,939 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  Spy films  History  Romance films  Crime films  Ghost films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Singer, Narrator, 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 )

190 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,201 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 2013 in English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, a young widow moves with her daughter into a cottage on the English coast. Soon she learns that the cottage is haunted by the ghost of its former owner, a sea captain. When he finds he can't scare her away, they soon fall into a most unlikely love affair!
South riding( Visual )

8 editions published between 1938 and 2011 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, Thirty nine steps & the man who knew too much( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five classic movies filmed in the 1930s, part of a famous British thriller series directed by Alfred Hitchcock
El hombre que sabía demasiado The man who knew too much( Visual )

27 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"El hombre que sabía demasiado" Una familia pasa sus vacaciones en los Alpes suizos, donde conocen un simpático francés con el que entablan una buena amistad. Sus problemas comienzan cuando alguien dispara a su nuevo amigo, que antes de morir les cuenta de la existencia de un complot para asesinar a un embajador extranjero
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 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 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 )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 29 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 39 steps ; The man who knew too much( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1st work: A spy is murdered, and an innocent man is pursued by both the spies and the police
Alfred Hitchcock collection : 15 films( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The manxman: A fisherman and a young lawyer who were raised as brothers find themselves in love with the same girl
Alfred Hitchcock's The man who knew too much ; 39 steps( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 23 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
William Powell at Warner Bros.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The key: In volatile 1920 Dublin, British officer Powell sacrifices his freedom for the woman he loves and her political-captive husband
Alfred Hitchcock : double feature( Visual )

in English and held by 14 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
Alfred Hitchcock Hollywood classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 14 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!
Intermezzo : a love story by Gregory Ratoff( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love affair between a young pianist and a famous violinist, who is married
The iron curtain( Visual )

3 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death threats and an uncertain future await a Russian embassy employee seeking political asylum in Canada
The man who knew too much ; Sherlock Holmes and the secret weapon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'homme qui en savait trop The man who Knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

9 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in French and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Junon et le Paon : Pendant la révolution irlandaise, une famille hérite d'une grosse fortune. En démarrant leur vie de nouveaux riches, ils en oublient leurs valeurs
Alfred Hitchcock collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alfred Hitchcock continues to be one of the best-known and most popular filmmakers of all time. This collection highlights some of the master's most memorable films"--Packaging
 
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Edna Best actrice britannique

Edna Best attrice britannica

Edna Best britische Schauspielerin

Edna Best British actress

Edna Best britisk skodespelar

Edna Best britisk skuespiller

Edna Best Brits actrice (1900-1974)

Edna Best brittisk skådespelare

Edna Best brytyjska aktorka filmowa i telewizyjna

Hove, Edna

Бест, Эдна

ادنا بست بازیگر بریتانیایی

إدنا بيست ممثلة بريطانية

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