Greene, Richard 1918-1985
Most widely held works about Richard Greene
Most widely held works by Richard Greene
The little princess ( Visual )
68 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 615 libraries worldwide
Based on the famous novel by writer Frances Hodgson Burnett, Shirley portrays Sara, the pampered daughter of a British officer. Left in a boarding school when her father goes off to war, her world is turned upside down when he is reported dead. Destitute, Sara is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken.
The little princess ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 531 libraries worldwide
"Adaptation of a classic children's novel and stage play by Frances Hodgson Burnett, adorable Sara Crewe is treated like a little princess at her boarding school. But when reports of her father's death in the Boer War surface, she is forced into servitude towards other girls. The unflappable youngster steps up to the challenge of her new lot in life, and ultimately wins over the hearts of wealthy neighbors - and even Queen Victoria herself - as she refuses to give up hope that her father will one day return after all."--Container.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The hound of the Baskervilles ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 334 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 Hound of the Baskervilles ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson investigate the reappearance of a seemingly supernatural hound, bent on destroying the House of the Baskervilles in accordance with an ancient curse.
Forever Amber ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Amber (Darnell), a village maid, is left alone to bear the child of Bruce Carlton (Wilde), a gallant adventurer whom she loves. Determined to win him by gaining stature and title, the calculating Amber has an affair with a captain (Langan), marries a wealthy earl (Haydn) and even becomes mistress to the King (Sanders).
Adventures of Robin Hood ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Episodes of the TV series that was broadcast from 1955-68.
The adventures of Robin Hood. The complete first season ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
This classic television series ran from 1955 to 1960, featuring the tales of Robin Hood and his band of Merry Men. Richard Greene stars as our gallant hero who fought the forces of the evil Prince John, his local official the Sheriff of Nottingham and any aristocrat or ne'er-do-well who threatened the common people and loyal subjects of King Richard. Robin and his band lived in the shelter of Sherwood Forest, fighting their foes and hoping for the day when their beloved King Richard will return from the Crusades to rule once again.
Stanley and Livingstone ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
A recreation of one of the most famous episodes in journalism, the search of reporter Henry Stanley of the New York Herald for Dr. David Livingstone in the heart of darkest Africa.
The Boris Karloff collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Night key: An ingenious inventor of a security system is kidnapped by a gang of burglars and forced to help them commit robberies.
The little princess Shirley Temple Festival ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
In The Little Princess, Shirley Temple rises from an underpriviledged background in Victorian London to fame, fortune, and an audience with the queen. The Shirley Temple Festival consists of four early short comedies.
Four men and a prayer ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
In Four men and a prayer, the sons of a disgraced British officer try to clear his name. In The seas beneath, a U.S. "mystery ship" is sent out to destroy a German U-boat, which has been causing damage to Allied ships.
Captain Scarlett ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Set in France during the most exciting period in the history of the romantic world, just after Napolean's defeat in the early 19th century. Captain Scarlett is the boldest rogue that ever crossed swords with adventure as he fights the evil doers and wins the beautiful young maids love.
Shirley Temple Festival ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
In The Little Princess, Shirley Temple rises from an underprivileged background in Victorian London to fame, fortune, and an audience with the queen. Includes other classic shorts.
Little princess starring Shirley Temple ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Tales from the crypt ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Tales of the crypt: When five unwary travelers with dark hearts stumble into a series of catacombs, they find themselves in a cavern with no way out. But the horror's only just begun as a mysterious figure appears to reveal to each person the shocking events that will soon lead to their well-deserved, untimely, and unavoidable deaths.
Robin Hood the movie ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
The Normans ruled 12th century England with an iron fist. Robin Hode is a Saxon nobleman who insults a knight and is branded an outlaw. He changes his name and becomes an outlaw hero who robs the rich and gives the loot to the poor.
My lucky star ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1938 and 1994 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
The son of a department store tycoon tries to win his father's favor with a business proposal: boost sales by sending package wrapper Kristina Nelson (Sonja Henie) to college to wear their fashions on campus. Things soon go sour, and it's up to Kristina's boyfriend to think of a plan that makes everyone look good.
Robin Hood ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Twelve episodes from the television serial The Adventures of Robin Hood that originally aired between 1955 and 1958.
The adventures of Robin Hood ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Tales of Robin Hood and his band of Merry Men, who fought the forces of the evil Prince John, his local official the Sheriff of Nottingham and any aristocrat or ne'er-do-well who threatened the common people and loyal subjects of King Richard, whose return from the Crusades they awaited from their home in the shelter of Sherwood Forest.
Unpublished story ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Richard Greene and Valerie Hobson star in this gripping tale of wartime intrigue set in London during its gravest hour, the German bombings of World War II.
Action and adventure television programs Boarding schools Burglars Burnett, Frances Hodgson,--1849-1924 Children's films Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery films Drama England England--London England--Sherwood Forest Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Folklore Girls Great Britain Historical films History Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character) Horror films Inventors Juvenile works Livingstone, David,--1813-1873 Man-woman relationships Medical drama Military hospitals Musical films Musical films Orphans Orphans--Abuse of Private investigators Revenge Richard--III,--King of England,--1452-1485 Robin Hood (Legendary character) Sherlock Holmes films Sherlock Holmes films Stanley, Henry M.--1841-1904 Television programs Television programs United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Watson, John H. (Fictitious character) Women
Multiple languages (6)
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