WorldCat Identities

Bruce, Nigel 1895-1953

Overview
Works: 694 works in 1,894 publications in 5 languages and 22,855 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Musical films  Animal films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Proofreader, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Nigel Bruce
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

29 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life--and a bank account that's strictly low-life
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

25 editions published between 1940 and 2018 in English and held by 1,264 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
Sherlock Holmes and the secret weapon by Roy William Neill( Visual )

90 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes battles his arch rival, Professor Moriarty, who has kidnapped the inventor of a new bombsite
Dressed to Kill by Costa Vece( Visual )

99 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three music boxes are the only clues that Holmes has to work with to find the location of bank notes stolen from the Bank of England
Terror by night by Basil Rathbone( Visual )

79 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock and Watson investigate the murder on a train from London to Edinburgh and how it might be connected to an attempted jewel theft
Limelight by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

33 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1914 London, the film stars Chaplin as an aging music hall comic who's convinced he can no longer move people to laughter. But he gets a final opportunity to shine when he saves a young, equally desperate ballet dancer from suicide, then guides her to triumph on the stage
The woman in green by Roy William Neill( Visual )

75 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hypnotism, blackmail and fiendish murders lead Holmes and Watson straight to the evil Professor Moriarty and his lovely accomplice
Lassie come home by Fred M Wilcox( Visual )

5 editions published between 1943 and 2004 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's beloved collie is sold by his impoverished family, and makes a cross-country journey back to her original family
The New adventures of Sherlock Holmes : [the Unfortunate Tobacconist & other mysteries] by Anthony Boucher( Recording )

21 editions published between 1939 and 2003 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The episodes of The April Fool's Day adventure (Watson's joke turns into a real jewel robbery and Holmes must solve the crime to clear his name.) and The strange adventure of the uneasy easy chair (Holmes and Watson must solve a locked room mystery involving two bodies and a deadly easy chair.)
The adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Alfred L Werker( Visual )

16 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Moriarty has at long last been brought to trial for murder, but is acquitted after the court finds a lack of sufficient evidence. Moriarty wastes no time in plotting his next crime, but he must first divert the attention of the Great Detective
Rebecca( Visual )

2 editions published between 1940 and 2001 in English and held by 486 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
Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island by Disney (Walt) Productions( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Jim Hawkins works on the ship known as the Hispaniola. Posing as a cook, one-legged Long John Silver joins the crew seeking to steal the treasure and ship
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The hound of the Baskervilles( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of the fourteen Sherlock Holmes films starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. After learning the history of the Baskerville curse from the hirsute Dr. Mortimer, Sherlock Holmes takes upon himself the responsibility of protecting sole heir Henry Baskerville from suffering the same fate as his ancestors: a horrible death at the fangs of the huge hound of Grimpen Moor. Unable to head to Baskerville mansion immediately, Holmes sends his colleague Dr. Watson to act as his surrogate. What Watson doesn't know is that Holmes, donning several clever disguises, is closely monitoring the activities of everyone in and around the estate
The charge of the light brigade by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

10 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flynn stars in this classic tale of a band of British Lancers who challenge an army of 25,000 Russians
The blue bird( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woodcutter's two children are led by a fairy through the past, present, and even the future to find the Bluebird of Happiness
Stand up and cheer!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FDR appoints a Secretary of Amusement in order to cheer up the American public
Rebecca( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 332 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
She( Visual )

10 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A group of explorers sets out on a dangerous mission in search of the legendary "flame of life," a mysterious force that bestows immortality. The perilous journey takes them north to the heart of a remote glacier, where they are captured by the beautiful She, an independent, powerful, and fearsome woman who rules a fantastic, subterranean kingdom"--Container
Sherlock Holmes faces death by Arthur Conan Doyle( Visual )

18 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. Watson, tending recuperating soldiers housed at centuries-old Musgrave Manor, summons Sherlock Holmes to investigate strange happenings. What follows is a bizarre series of events, including murders, secret passages, a game of chess and a mysterious family ritual."--Container
Roxie Hart( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roxie agrees to be accused of murder so the publicity will advance her dancing career. Whether she actually committed the crime is irrelevant to the reporters, who fall all over themselves to give Roxie her 15 minutes of fame
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The hound of the Baskervilles
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Lassie come homeThe New adventures of Sherlock Holmes : [the Unfortunate Tobacconist & other mysteries]Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure IslandSir Arthur Conan Doyle's The hound of the Baskervilles
Alternative Names
Bruce William Nigel

Bruce, William Nigel 1895-1953

Bruce, William Nigel Ernle 1895-1953

Nigel Bruce acteur britannique

Nigel Bruce actor britànic

Nigel Bruce actor británico

Nigel Bruce attore britannico

Nigel Bruce britischer Schauspieler

Nigel Bruce britisk skodespelar

Nigel Bruce britisk skuespiller

Nigel Bruce Brits acteur

Nigel Bruce brittisk skådespelare

Νάιτζελ Μπρους

Найджел Брюс

Նայջել Բրյուս բրիտանացի դերասան

ניג'ל ברוס שחקן בריטי

نایجل بروس

نيجل بروس ممثل بريطاني

نیگل بروس بازیگر بریتانیایی

ナイジェル・ブルース

奈杰尔·布鲁斯

Languages
English (530)

German (5)

Spanish (3)

French (2)

Italian (1)