WorldCat Identities

Crichton, Charles 1910-1999

Overview
Works: 347 works in 990 publications in 7 languages and 8,564 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Caper films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Silent films  Science fiction films  Spy television programs  Swashbuckler films 
Roles: Director, Film editor, Editor, Author, Restager , Conceptor, Performer, fmd, Photographer, Author of screenplay, Actor, Other, Scenarist, fme
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles Crichton
A fish called Wanda by Charles Crichton( Visual )

98 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a sexy American babe who sets out to seduce her boyfriend and partner in crime's lawyer, a polite, poised and nearly comatose Englishman
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( Visual )

74 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alec Guinness plays a timid bank clerk with a perfect scheme to steal a million pounds in gold from the Bank of England. What can possibly go wrong? Everything, in this hysterically funny, madcap masterpiece
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy by Michael Powell( Visual )

7 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LaserDisc special edition with chapter headings remastered from a restoration by the National Film Archive
H.G. Wells' Things to come by H. G Wells( Visual )

10 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest
H.G. Wells' things to come( Visual )

5 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Skipping through time, Things to come bears witness to world war, disease, dictatorship and finally utopia. Conceived, written and overseen by Wells himself as an adaptation of his own work."
A Fish called Wanda : the screenplay by John Cleese( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes 1 booklet and 3 photographs
Dead of night by Alberto Cavalcanti( Visual )

44 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen of Spades: A gambling craze is sweeping 19th century St. Petersburg, yet a dashing Russian army captain is too impoverished to participate. But when he learns of a key to gaming riches, he will stop at nothing to steal it the sinister secret for himself
Man in a suitcase by Richard Bradford( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Formerly a U.S. intelligence agent, McGill was based in London. He was thrown out of the agency for something he did not do, and now finds his 'false' reputation has preceded him everywhere he goes. While trying to clear his name, he takes odd and intriguing 'private eye' jobs all over Europe, to make ends meet
The Titfield thunderbolt by Charles Crichton( Visual )

27 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British government, having nationalized the railways in 1947, announces that the Titfield-Mallingford Railway is being replaced by an "alternative passenger omnibus service". Titfield locals rally to save operate the line independently, thanks to a loophole in the 1947 Transport Act. A rival company conspires to prevent the comeback
Secret agent, aka Danger Man( Visual )

8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of British secret agent John Drake, a moral man who rarely carries a gun
The dreaded appraisal by Video Arts (Firm)( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This best-selling learning resource illustrates the techniques required for effective appraisal interviewing. It starts by introducing three common interviewee styles that are difficult for managers to deal with
Alec Guinness 5-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kind hearts and coronets: Following his mother's death, an Edwardian gentleman plots to avenge her by seizing the dukedom of the aristocratic d'Ascoyne family
Battle of the sexes by Charles Crichton( Visual )

13 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaking the very foundation of a men-only company, an accomplished business woman attempts to contemporize a manufacturing company
Interdependence and uncertainty: a study of the building industry; digest of a report from the Tavistock Institute to the Building Industry Communication Research Project by Tavistock Institute of Human Relations( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have since gone out of print, or are difficult to locate. Published by Routledge, 112 volumes in total are being brought together under the name The International Behavioural and Social Sciences Library: Classics from the Tavistock
Space: 1999( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six episodes from the television series Space 1999 originally produced from 1974-1977
Dead of night ; The queen of spades( Visual )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead of night: A group of strangers is mysteriously gathered at a country estate where each reveals a chilling tale of the supernatural. First, a racer survives a brush with death only to receive terrifying premonitions from beyond the grave. Then a teen's innocent game of hide-and-seek leads to an encounter with the macabre. Next, a young couple purchases an antique mirror that unleashes a horrific power from its past. In a lighter vein, two competitive golfers play for stakes that may haunt the winner foever, Finally, a renowned ventriloquist descends into an abyss of madness and murder when his dummy develops a mind of its own. But even after these frigtening tales are told, does one final nightmare await them all?
Managing problem people : behavioural skills for leaders( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wimpy Wendy needs constant reassurance before making decisions, but by consulting her and empowering her, her manager boosts Wendy's confidence
Stuck on quality : how to achieve total quality( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This training video looks at how a positive atmosphere in which everyone can make decisions, benefits the customer and overall the bottom line
Managing problem people : behavioural skills for leaders( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rulebound Reggie tells his manager that nothing can be done until the paperwork is in order. Encouraging Reggie's sense of belonging makes him much more amenable
Un Pez llamado Wanda( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in Spanish and Dutch and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barrister Archie se enamora y pierde algo más que la peluca por una sexy criminal: Wanda quien es capaz de seducir a cualquiera! Para empeorar las cosas, Wanda también está utilizando sus encantos con otro colega: Otto, un intelectual charlatán y poco inteligente además de un psicópata que cree que el Metro de Londres es un partido político. Una joya de la comedia británica, Un pez llamado Wanda se merece un lugar como una de las comedias más divertidas de la década
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A Fish called Wanda : the screenplay
Alternative Names
Charles Ainslie Crichton

Charles Crichton

Charles Crichton britischer Filmregisseur

Charles Crichton britischer Filmregisseur, Filmeditor, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Charles Crichton Brits filmregisseur

Charles Crichton Brits filmregisseur, filmeditor, scenarioschrijver en filmproducent

Charles Crichton regista inglese

Chrichton, Charles 1910-1999

Crichton, Charles Ainslie 1910-1999

Чарлз Кричтън

Чарльз Крайтон режиссёр

צ'ארלס קריצ'טון

چارلز کریچتون فیلمنامه‌نویس، تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

크릭튼, 찰스 1910-1999

チャールズ・クライトン

查爾斯·克瑞奇頓

查尔斯·克莱顿

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Secret agent, aka Danger ManInterdependence and uncertainty: a study of the building industry; digest of a report from the Tavistock Institute to the Building Industry Communication Research Project