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Bruce, Nigel 1895-1953

Overview
Works: 715 works in 1,930 publications in 5 languages and 22,729 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  Fantasy 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 1,352 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 )

24 editions published between 1940 and 2018 in English and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vacationing young lady meets, falls in love with, and marries handsome and wealthy widower Maxim de Winter. He takes his new bride home to his estate, Manderley. But the new Mrs. de Winter finds her married life dominated by the sinister, almost spectral influence of Maxim's late wife, Rebecca, who still rules from beyond the grave
Sherlock Holmes and the secret weapon by Roy William Neill( Visual )

91 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 927 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 Arthur Conan Doyle( Visual )

102 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 839 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
Limelight by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

37 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 752 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
Terror by night by Basil Rathbone( Visual )

82 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 748 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
The woman in green by Roy William Neill( Visual )

74 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 727 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 )

7 editions published between 1943 and 2017 in English and held by 674 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 )

20 editions published between 1939 and 2003 in English and held by 598 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 )

17 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in English and held by 486 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 )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 480 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 )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 418 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 )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 417 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 )

12 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 371 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
The blue bird( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 363 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 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FDR appoints a Secretary of Amusement in order to cheer up the American public. But when greedy industrialists who are profiting from the Depression thwart his every move, the Secretary begins to lose hope. That is, until he learns that some of the performances he has organized, including one by little Shirley Dugan, are lifting the nation out of its misery
She( Visual )

10 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in English and held by 301 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
Roxie Hart( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 275 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
The corn is green by Irving Rapper( Visual )

10 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schoolteacher Lilly Moffat is dismayed by conditions in a Welsh mining town. She sets up a school to teach fundamental education to the villagers. Her housekeeper and daughter oppose the project, as does the local Squire who will not rent her space. Using part of her own home, she goes ahead with Miss Moffat's School. One of her students Morgan Evans turns from bully to brilliant student
 
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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

Найджел Брюс Британский актёр

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 (536)

German (5)

Spanish (4)

French (2)

Italian (1)