WorldCat Identities

Miles, Vera

Overview
Works: 320 works in 974 publications in 7 languages and 20,403 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Western films  Horror films  Fiction  History  Fantasy television programs  Science fiction television programs  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vera Miles
The searchers by John Ford( Visual )

73 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and French and held by 4,035 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
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

134 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horror melodrama in which a woman disappears after spending the night in an isolated motel which adjoins an eerie Victorian mansion, inhabited by a disturbed young man and his mother
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( Visual )

59 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,823 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 (Liberty Valance)
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

37 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,347 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's Psycho by Robert Bloch( Visual )

20 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgruntled Phoenix officeworker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. She only gets to meet her lover Sam during lunch breaks and they cannot get married because of Sam's alimony high payments. One Friday, Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer. Seeing the opportunity to take the money and run, Marion leaves town and heads towards Sam's California store. Tired after the long drive and caught in a storm, she gets off the main highway and pulls into The Bates Motel. The motel is managed by a quiet young man called Norman who seems to be dominated by his mother
Alfred Hitchcock presents by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology series features murder and crime stories with an ironic twist
Molly and Lawless John and Blue River by Sam Elliott( Visual )

27 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 484 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
Follow me, boys!( Visual )

4 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 468 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
The twilight zone( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete first season of Rod Serling's "The Twilight Zone," featuring thirty-six episodes aired in 1959-60
The FBI story by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the FBI unfolds through the eyes of one of its agents. During his career he investigates gangsters, swindlers, the Ku klux klan, Nazi agents and cold war spies
Psycho II by Richard Franklin( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and German and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psycho IV: When Norman Bates is drawn to a late night radio show where he shares his views on the topic of matricide--he relives his trials as a young boy living with his widowed schizophrenic mother. These haunting memories threaten to rekindle his killing urge
Hellfighters by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 320 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
Mazes and monsters by Tom Hanks( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bound together by a desire to play "Mazes and Monsters" Robbie (Tom Hanks) and his three college classmates decide to move the board game into the local legendary cavern. Robbie starts having visions, and the line between fantasy and reality fuse into a harrowing adventure
The fighting Kentuckian( Visual )

9 editions published between 1949 and 1999 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on their way home after fighting with General Andrew Jackson at New Orleans, two Kentucky riflemen, John Breen and Willie Paine, stop in a French colony in Alabama. Breen falls in love with Fleurette DeMarchand. He and Paine stay to help her family and the rest of the colonists who are trying to save their land from some rascals who are trying to cheat them
Those Calloways by Norman Tokar( Visual )

4 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a story about a man whose private dream of establishing a bird sanctuary interferes with commercial development of a hunting resort. Shows the conflict that arises when he takes the law into his own hands. Designed to motivate students to assess their own feelings of responsibility to the environment and to other people
One little Indian( Visual )

7 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 224 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 )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 178 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
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features four thrillers directed by Alfred Hitchcock with various special features
Into the night by John Landis( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ed Orkin is an insomniac with a cheating wife and a dull job. His chances for excitement look hopeless until a mysterious blond named Diana drops onto the hood of his car. Diana leads him on a merry and murderous chase where the payoff could be in dollars or death
In search of America( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man quits college and takes to the road to find out "what it's all about," and his parents and grandmother join him
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The man who shot Liberty Valance
Alternative Names
Miles, Vera

Ralston, Vera

Ralston, Vera June

Ralston, Vera June 1929-

Vera Miles actrice amricaine

Vera Miles actriz estadounidense

Vera Miles Amerikaans acteur

Vera Miles amerikansk skdespelare

Vera Miles amerikansk skodespelar

Vera Miles amerikansk skuespiller

Vera Miles attrice statunitense

Vera Miles US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Вера Майлз

Вера Майлс

Вера Мајлс

Віра Майлз

Майлз, Вера американская актриса

ורה מיילס

ورا مایلز بازیگر آمریکایی

ویرا مایلز

ვერა მაილზი

ヴェラ・マイルズ

維拉美露絲

Languages
English (386)

German (21)

French (7)

Danish (2)

Italian (1)

Polish (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
PsychoThe man who shot Liberty ValanceAlfred Hitchcock's PsychoThe FBI storyPsycho IIThe fighting KentuckianGreatest classic films collectionGreatest classic films collection