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MacPhail, Angus 1903-1962

Overview
Works: 100 works in 288 publications in 3 languages and 3,392 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  War films  Horror films  Spy films  Anthology films 
Roles: Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Adapter, Author, Actor, Writer of accompanying material, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Angus MacPhail
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

27 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent man is arrested, jailed, and brought to trial for serious crimes committed by someone else who looks very much like him. As he struggles to prove his innocence, his life collapses around him
Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

21 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologist falls for a suspect in a murder, which she tries to solve by unlocking the clues hidden in his mind
Dead of night( Visual )

21 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 248 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?
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features four thrillers directed by Alfred Hitchcock with various special features
Whisky galore! by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

16 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an English ship carrying 50,000 cases of whiskey wrecks off the coast of a tiny Scottish island that has ran out of "the water of life", Captain Waggett vows to defend the vessel against any looting efforts
Went the day well? by Alberto Cavalcanti( Visual )

19 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snug little Bromley End seemed safe from World War II, and the villagers welcomed the lorry loads of Royal Engineers rolling into their quiet green acres. They didn't know they were disguised German parachutists installing radar apparatus to disrupt Britain's entire network. Nor did they suspect their community leader was a traitor
Alfred Hitchock's spellbound( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Constance Peterson is a dedicated psychiatrist who puts all her passion into her work-- until she falls in love with Dr. Edwardes. Unfortunately, it soon becomes clear that Edwardes is an impostor-- an amnesiac-- who may or may not be a cold-blooded murderer. Pursued by the police, Constance must decide whether to turn in her mysterious lover or risk her life by trying to unlock the dark secrets in his mind
The captive heart( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Czech officer, confined in a German prison camp, poses as a British officer who's been killed. He writes the officer's wife and they fall in love through their letters
La maison du docteur Edwardes Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in French and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Directeur d'une clinique psychiatrique, le Dr Murchison part à la retraite. L'arrivée de son remplaçant le Dr Edwards surprend tout le monde, y compris Constance Petersen, qui en tombe amoureuse. Elle découvre rapidement qu'il porte un faux nom et que celui qu'elle aime est un amnésique qui s'imagine avoir tué le vrai Dr Edwards
The man who knew too much : screenplay by John Michael Hayes( Book )

11 editions published between 1955 and 1986 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The next of kin( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collection of four rare, dramatized films presented here capture life in Britain during the Second World War, both on the Home Front and in the armed services, from being called up to finding your way in Civvy Street after de-mobbing
Alfred Hitchcock : the premiere collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spellbound: Dr. Constance Peterson is a dedicated psychiatrist who puts all her passion into her work--until she falls in love with Dr. Edwardes. Unfortunately, it soon becomes clear that Edwardes is an impostor--an amnesiac--who may or may not be a cold-blooded murderer. Pursued by the police, Constance must decide whether to turn in her mysterious lover...or risk her life by trying to unlock the dark secrets in his mind
Notorious by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful woman with a tainted past is enlisted by American agent Devlin to spy on a ring of Nazis in post-war Rio. Her espionage work becomes life-threatening after she marries the most debonair of the Nazi ring, Alex. Only Devlin can rescue her, but to do so he must face his role in her desperate situation and acknowledge that he has loved her all along
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wrong man: A musician is jailed for the crimes of a lookalike robber and his distraught wife is driven mad by the ordeal
Recuerda by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selecció de pellícules per la seva temàtica
Alfred Hitchcock : the classic collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spellbound: Dr. Constance Peterson is a dedicated psychiatrist who puts all her passion into her work--until she falls in love with Dr. Edwardes. Unfortunately, it soon becomes clear that Edwardes is an impostor--an amnesiac--who may or may not be a cold-blooded murderer. Pursued by the police, Constance must decide whether to turn in her mysterious lover...or risk her life by trying to unlock the dark secrets in his mind
Champagne Charlie by Alberto Cavalcanti( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic tale of 19th century vaudeville rivals, capturing the bawdy, energetic atmosphere of the Great British music hall featuring classic Victorian musical numbers in this nostalgic tribute to a bygone era
The good companions( Visual )

1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical film about a rising star struggling to revive a floundering pierrot troupe
It always rains on Sunday( Visual )

6 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of a woman torn between her cosy East End married life and her passion for her ex-fiance -- a man on the run from Dartmoor Prison. Meanwhile, her daughter is also finding herself seduced by the grimy glamour of Bethnal Green's criminal underworld
Spellbound (1945) shooting script by Ben Hecht( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Greatest classic films collection
Alternative Names
Angus MacPhail British screenwriter

Mac Phail Angus 1903-1962

MacPhail, Angus

Mc Phail Angus 1903-1962

McPhail Angus 1903-1962

McPhail, August 1903-1962

Энгус МакФэйл

آنگوس ماکفیل

Languages
English (139)

French (8)

Spanish (1)

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