WorldCat Identities

Corfield, John 1893-1953

Works: 8 works in 37 publications in 3 languages and 1,126 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  War films  Spy films  Horror films  Musical films  Film noir  Internet videos 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Corfield
Gaslight by Thorold Dickinson( Visual )

16 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in their London home. She becomes the helpless victim as he drives her to the brink of insanity
Contraband by Michael Powell( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in England during the early days of World War II, a Danish sea captain and his passenger are kidnapped by a cell of Nazi spies operating from a basement in London's Soho. The plot progresses as a chase that puts the characters in one peculiar set of surroundings after another. Most of the story takes place under blackout conditions, in which the great city becomes a mysterious dark labyrinth
Gaslight by George Cukor( Visual )

9 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paula Anton (Bella Mallen, 1940 version) is a beautiful and trusting 19th century woman who is slowly being tormented by mysterious happenings in her luxurious Victorian home. The suspect is her devoted husband. But viewing the world through the dim glow of the gaslight, it is difficult to tell what is real and what is imagined
He found a star( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realistic portrayal of the theatrical world which follows the rise of a producer and his trials and tribulations along the way to fame
Luz de gas = Gaslight( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En plena época victoriana un pianista se casa con una bella joven y se van a vivir juntos a una casa de una tía de ella, que fue misteriosamente asesinada años atrás. Pero la felicidad de la mujer termina cuando empieza a oír unos extraños ruidos que la aterrorizan
Turn of the tide by Lois Shull( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two stories of fishing families; the first set in a Yorkshire coastal village, the second in Cornwall
Papers by Claude Renoir( )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Consists primarily of the correspondence and papers of Claude Renoir, together with some papers of his better-known filmmmaker brother, Jean Renoir
Laugh it off( Visual )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.22 for Gaslight / ... to 0.99 for Laugh it o ...)

Alternative Names
John Corfield productor de cine británicu (1893–1953)