WorldCat Identities

Collier, Constance 1878-1955

Overview
Works: 62 works in 114 publications in 3 languages and 2,240 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Records and correspondence  Musical settings  Fiction  Personal narratives  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Librettist, Performer, Writer of accompanying material, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Constance Collier, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Constance Collier
Rope by Patrick Hamilton ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two thrill-seeking friends strangle a classmate and then hold a party for their victim's family and friends, serving refreshments on a buffet table fashioned from a trunk containing the lifeless body. When dinner conversation revolves around talk of "the perfect murder," their former teacher becomes increasingly suspicious that his proteges have turned his intellectual theories into brutal reality
Stage door by Gregory La Cava ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1937 and 2005 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Centers around the lives of several young women in a New York theatrical boarding house and their shared dreams of stage stardom
Peter Ibbetson : lyric drama in three acts (nine scenes) from the novel by George du Maurier : opus 20 by Deems Taylor ( )
8 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harlequinade; the story of my life by Constance Collier ( Book )
9 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Ibbetson : lyric drama in three acts : from the novel by George Du Maurier, op. 20 by Deems Taylor ( Book )
2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A damsel in distress by George Stevens ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Song, dance, and comedy accompany a tale of love between an upperclass English woman and a visiting American. Features George Gershwin's last completed score
Peter Ibbetson by Deems Taylor ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The perils of Pauline by George Marshall ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fictionalized story of the way Pearl White broke into the movies and how motion pictures were made in the early days. Pearl White, a sweatshop worker, entertains coworkers by singing to them. When an actress comes to pick up a costume, she hears White singing and helps her break into show business
Alfred Hitchcock's rope ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two thrill-seeking friends strangle a classmate and then hold a party for their victim's family and friends, serving refreshments on a buffet table fashioned from a trunk containing the lifeless body. When dinner conversation revolves around talk of "the perfect murder," their former teacher becomes increasingly suspicious that his proteges have turned his intellectual theories into brutal reality
Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier ( Book )
2 editions published in 1917 in Undetermined and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Comment un homme qui purge une peine de prison à perpétuité parvient à s'évader à volonté vers son passé, et retrouver la femme qu'il aime, par la magie du "rever-vrai"... Un classique de la littérature britannique de l'époque victorienne
Oscar Wilde's An ideal husband ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the nineties, the career of a London diplomat is threatened by the reappearance of an old flame
Change of heart by Betty Johnson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Downhill The farmer's wife ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Farmer's wife: A middle-aged landowner who has been a widower for five years sets out to choose a wife from the unattached women in the neighborhood, considering himself a fine catch. He and his housekeeper make a list of eligible females, whom he then pursues
The rope La corde by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shadow of doubt ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After 22 years as a recluse in her New York home wealthy dowager Melissa Pilson is stepping out, to find the murderer of caddish movie producer Len Haworth. Is it the movie starlet who accepted Haworth's marriage proposal and who owns a Luger pistol matching the murder weapon? The debutante also affianced to Haworth? The songbird subjected to Haworth's advances? Pilson's beloved nephew who wants to marry the starlet? A sneaky press agent? A butler who may have stolen the Lugar? Auntie Pilson is on the case, matching wits and snappy repartee with an investigating detective and ultimately revealing the killer in a dark-house gathering while thunder rumbles and gunshots ring out
Half a sinner ( )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman is suffering from the unwanted advances of an admirer and wishes to end them once and for all. In her desperation to get away from her unwanted suitor, she steals a car and drives off to find some seclusion. Unfortunately, the car contains the body of a murdered gangster and the young woman must now deal with this situation along with the trailing would-be suitor
Thunder in the city ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A street-wise New York salesman visits England in order to learn some class from the British and gets mixed up in a scam that proves costly as well as hilarious
Actors playing their parts ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cocktail für eine Leiche ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zwei Studenten setzen philosophische Thesen ihres ehemaligen Lehrers in die Tat um und ermorden einen Freund, um mit einem perfekten Mord ihre Überlegenheit zu beweisen. Mit beträchtlichem formalem Geschick gestalteter Thriller, der die Einheit von Ort und Zeit wahrt und den Eindruck erweckt, er wäre in einer einzigen Einstellung gedreht. Der Film erhält durch seine intellektuell-spielerische Machart einen makabren Anstrich, läßt sich zugleich aber als Warnung vor nazistischer Herren-Ideologie verstehen
Little Lord Fauntleroy by John Cromwell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the death of Ceddie's English father, he and his mother live together in Brooklyn. Ceddie's grandfather, the Earl of Dorincourt, had disowned Ceddie's father when he married an American. But when the Earl's remaining son dies, he accepts Ceddie as Lord Fauntleroy, his heir, and sends for Ceddie and his mother. Ceddie uses the first of his newly found wealth to do some favors for his old friends, then heads to England, where he must try to overcome the Earl's dislike for his mother
 
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Alternative Names
Hardie, Laura Constance, 1878-1955
Languages
English (73)
German (2)
Spanish (1)
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