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Crichton, Charles 1910-1999

Overview
Works: 311 works in 888 publications in 5 languages and 7,824 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Caper films  Action and adventure films  Silent films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Drama  Caper films  Swashbuckler films 
Roles: Director, Film editor, Editor, Author, Performer, Photographer, Conceptor, Restager , Actor, fmd, fme, Author of screenplay, dir
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Charles Crichton
A fish called Wanda by Charles Crichton( Visual )

75 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sexy American diamonds lover Wanda and her boyfriend Otto are in England to plot alongside George and Ken the robbery of a diamond collection. Wanda and Otto want the stolen diamonds for themselves, and inform the police about George, not knowing that he has already moved the diamonds to another secret place. Wanda thinks the best way to find out is by getting close to George's lawyer, Archie Leach."--Www. imdb. com
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( Visual )

65 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,012 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
A Fish called Wanda : the screenplay by John Cleese( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes 1 booklet and 3 photographs
Man in a suitcase by Richard Bradford( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 152 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
Dead of night by Alberto Cavalcanti( Visual )

36 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An architect is caught up in an endless series of recurring dreams, during which he is told other people's supernatural experiences. He finally murders the psychiatrist who is trying to help him
Alec Guinness 5-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man in the white suit: An eccentric chemist one day invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out or gets dirty
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 )

10 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 89 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
The Titfield thunderbolt by Charles Crichton( Visual )

23 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 88 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 and operate the line independently, thanks to a loophole in the 1947 Transport Act. A rival company conspires to prevent the comeback
The avengers '65( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death at bargain prices: Emma goes undercover in a department store in order to determine the fate of a colleague. Castle de'ath: Emma and Steed fight against ruthless entrepreneurs at a medieval chamber of horrors. The master minds: the Avengers outwit the master minds when they go undercover at a school for intellectuals
The avengers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The danger makers: When high-ranking ex-servicemen seek to feed their addictions to mortal danger, Emma's courage is put to an electrifying test. A touch of brimstone: When the Hellfire Club mix murder with mischief, Steed and Emma demonstrate a few tricks of their own. What the butler saw: While searching for stolen defense plans, Steed becomes a gentleman's gentleman and Emma a most-desired maid
Secret agent, aka Danger Man( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of British secret agent John Drake, a moral man who rarely carries a gun
Secret agent, aka Danger Man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of British secret agent John Drake, a moral man who rarely carries a gun
Hue and cry by Charles Crichton( Visual )

27 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang of London's East End crooks uses a serialized story in a weekly children's magazine as a means of sending messages. A bright kid spots the messages and gets his pals together to try and catch the crooks
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian Nights fantasy by Michael Powell( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A carefree pickpocket turns his appealing brand of mischievous thievery toward the attainment of happiness-- and an exotic Princess. The only way he can win either is by retrieving the rarest treasures hidden within the mysterious Orient, a quest that grows more fantastic with every passing thrill
Dead of night ; and, The queen of spades( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead of nigh (103 min.)t: An architect is caught up in an endless series of recurring dreams, during which he is told other people's supernatural experiences. He finally murders the psychiatrist who is trying to help him. ; Queen of Spades (95 min.): Herman tries to learn the secret to winning money so he can afford to court Lisa. He fails tragically, and Herman, Lisa, and her mysterious grandmother all die
The dreaded appraisal by Pat Mitchell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These videos outline why appraisal is important and describe the challenges offered to both the appraiser and the appraisee
 
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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

چارلز کریچتون فیلمنامه‌نویس، تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

크릭튼, 찰스 1910-1999

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Interdependence and uncertainty: a study of the building industry; digest of a report from the Tavistock Institute to the Building Industry Communication Research ProjectSecret agent, aka Danger ManSecret agent, aka Danger Man