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Miles, Vera

Overview
Works: 384 works in 1,347 publications in 9 languages and 22,500 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Film noir  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television series  Anthology television programs  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vera Miles
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

275 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 4,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgruntled Phoenix office worker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. When Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer, she decides to take the money and leave town. When a tired Marion is caught in a storm, she pulls off the main highway and checks into the Bates Motel. The manager of Bates Motel is a quiet young man named Norman Bates, who seems to be dominated by his mother
The searchers by John Ford( Visual )

153 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughters. Breathtaking scenery gives a picture of frontier families separated by miles of emptiness
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( Visual )

87 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a man who becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthless gunman
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

63 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal
Alfred Hitchcock presents by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master of suspense Alfred Hitchcock presents several short stories. The stories are invariably surprising, often containing elements of horror, comedy, suspense, and the supernatural
Follow me, boys!( Visual )

8 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lem Siddons decides to put down roots after one too many years on the road with a ramshackle jazz band. He marries his sweetheart Vida Downey, and becomes a scoutmaster
Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho by Ulu Grosbard( Visual )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgruntled Phoenix office worker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. When Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer, she decides to take the money and leave town. When a tired Marion is caught in a storm, she pulls off the main highway and checks into the Bates Motel. The manager of Bates Motel is a quiet young man named Norman Bates, who seems to be dominated by his mother
Psycho II by Richard Franklin( Visual )

35 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of the asylum after 22 years, murderer Norman Bates comes home and again hears Mother
The twilight zone( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists
The man who shot Liberty Valance( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Director [John] Ford brings us to the lawless frontier village of Shinbone, a town plagued by a larger-than-life nemesis, Liberty Valance (Lee Marvin). [James] Stewart plays the bungling but charming big-city lawyer determined to rid Shinbone of Valance, and he finds that he has an unlikely ally -- in the form of a rugged local rancher (John Wayne). The two men also share the same love interest (Vera Miles). But when the final showdown becomes inevitable, one of the two will attempt to get the gunman ... but the other one will wind up getting the girl"--Container
Molly and lawless John by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

32 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Western classic stars Sam Elliott as the daring, renegade outlaw on the run. The action really heats up when Elliott steals the sheriff's wife. The sheriff goes in hot pursuit as he vows to get her back. As the sheriff's wife "Molly" and "John" get to know each other better, the sparks really start to fly
The FBI story by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Recounting his storied FBI career, veteran agent Chip Hardesty narrates events occurring from the 1920s to the 1940s. After marrying Lucy Ann, a local librarian, Hardesty is supposed to resign from the agency. But when he hears J. Edgar Hoover speak, he has a change of heart, fully embracing the agency. As he travels from one investigation to another with his partner, Sam Crandall, Hardesty faces down famous mobsters, Klansmen and spies."
Hellfighters by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chance Buckman is a Texan who tames out-of-control oil well infernos in exotic locations around the world. Between blazes, Chance carries the burden for Madelyn, the wife who left him 20 years earlier because of his dangerous lifestyle
Columbo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the halls of Congress to the halls of academia, this set includes all episodes of the classic third season as well as a bonus episode of the TV show Mrs. Columbo, Murder is a Parlor Game, season 1, episode 2
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 14 motion pictures directed by Alfred Hitchcock, originally released between 1942 and 1976
Mazes and monsters by Steven Hilliard Stern( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robbie and his four college classmates decide to move the board game into the local legendary cavern
Those Calloways( Visual )

7 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man whose private dream of establishing a sanctuary for geese interferes with the commercial development of a hunting resort runs afoul of cynical and vested interests, who in turn manipulate him and his close family for their own selfish ends. Can this end happily? Of course it can
One little Indian( Visual )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clint Keyes is on the run from the U.S. Cavalry, where he faces mutiny and desertion charges. With the company of a camel and a ten-year old runaway boy, he makes a frantic attempt to fade into the vast New Mexico countryside. They encounter a pioneering widow and her young daughter, who must choose between aiding the unlikely fugitives or hampering their desperate flight
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
The fighting Kentuckian( Visual )

10 editions published between 1949 and 1999 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of a French general captures the heart of a rugged Kentucky rifleman. However, a powerful man also is determined to win her heart, and the two men soon lock horns. When the Kentuckian discovers that his rival is involved in a scheme to evict the French settlers, war breaks out between the fighting frontiersmen and the displaced French forces
 
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Alternative Names
Miles, Vera

Ralston, Vera

Ralston, Vera June

Ralston, Vera June 1929-

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Vera Miles yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijätär

Βέρα Μάιλς Αμερικανίδα ηθοποιός

Вера Майлз

Вера Майлс

Вера Мајлс

Віра Майлз

Майлз, Вера американская актриса

ורה מיילס

ורה מיילס שחקנית אמריקאית

ورا مایلز بازیگر آمریکایی

ویرا مایلز

ვერა მაილზი

베라 마일스

ヴェラ・マイルズ

维拉·迈尔斯

維拉美露絲

薇拉.邁爾斯

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