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Gaumont British Picture Corp

Overview
Works: 206 works in 741 publications in 2 languages and 11,495 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Detective and mystery films  Spy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Motion pictures  Film and video adaptations  Sherlock Holmes films 
Roles: Originator, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
98 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and held by 2,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the escapades of Richard Hanney, who stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in English and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman on a train, enroute back to England from Switzerland, meets a charming older lady who promptly disappears. The other passengers deny ever having seen her, leading the young woman into a complex web of mystery and high adventure
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
96 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American couple vacationing in French Morocco are accidentally drawn into a series of mysterious adventures when they appear on the scene of a murder
Sabotage by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A movie theatre cashier suspects her mild-mannered husband is a traitor who is terrorizing London
Young and innocent by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
53 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Young and innocent] When a woman's body is discovered on the beach by one of her former lovers, he races off to call the police. Two witnesses see him run and think he is the escaping killer. After being arrested, he manages to escape in the confusion at the courthouse. With the assistance of the constable's daughter, he tries to prove his innocence while avoiding the police
Man of Aran by Robert Joseph Flaherty ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary about the harsh existence of the people of the barren islands of Aran
Secret agent by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two British Intelligence Service agents pose as husband and wife in an attempt to eliminate a German agent
Alfred Hitchcock 4 spine tingling films from the master of suspense ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 39 steps: Character Richard Hanney stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors
King Solomon's mines ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adventurer Allan Quartermain leads a party in search of both a missing English aristocrat and King Solomon's Mines
Sabotage Lodger ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lodger: The central character, called simply "The Lodger", is caught in the trap of other peoples' suspicions. Because this lodger, who is renting a room in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bunting, seems mysterious, he is suspected of being the notorious "Avenger", a killer who has been stalking women in London and strangling them
Perceval le Gallois by Éric Rohmer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stylized film adaptation of Chrétien de Troyes' 12th century Arthurian romance featuring the knight Perceval
The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes (Arthur Wontner) and Dr. Watson (Ian Fleming) travel to Birlstone Castle to unravel a mysterious murder. The trail leads to a secret American society of coal-miners called the Scowlers. As usual, that diabolical villain Professor Moriarty (Lynn Harding in fine form) is the evil instigator who has allied with an American mobster to kill a Pinkerton detective, who is trying to bring down the Scowlers
Classic British thrillers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Red ensign: David Barr conceives a radical new ship design to revolutionize the industry. He is ruthless in his determination to build 20 of the ships-- and an equally ruthless rival will stop at nothing to foil him
Hindle wakes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two factory workers decide to spend their holiday at Blackpool, where Fanny Hawthorne meets the son of a local factory owner. After they have an affair his family decides he must do the honorable thing and propose marriage to Fanny
The ghoul ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Egyptologist (Boris Karloff) wishes to be buried with a jewel he believes will allow him eternal life. When it is stolen, he rises from the dead to seek revenge
The thirty-nine steps by John Buchan ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1935 and 2004 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Canadian, R. Hannay, makes the acquaintance of an international spy. When he finds her murdered in his flat, he takes over her mission and is pursued across Scotland by both the police and a dangerous spy ring. Full of last-minute escapes, the ingenuous climax unravels the whole complicated intrigue
Alfred Hitchcock's The thirty-nine steps ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An innocent Canadian while visiting England is implicated in the theft of national secrets and murder
The 39 steps The lady vanishes ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The 39 Steps, an innocent Canadian becomes involved in espionage and murder. In The lady vanishes, a young woman who has befriended a mysteriously vanished old woman tries to locate her and is caught up in a web of intrigue
World War II movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spitfire: The story of Reginald J. Mitchell, the man who designed the ace British fighter plane, Spitfire. The Spitfire became one of the Allies' most valuable World War II assets
Alfred Hitchcock premiere collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of feature films directed by Alfred Hitchcock
 
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controlled identity Gaumont Co. Ltd.

controlled identity Provincial Cinematograph Theatres Limited

British-Gaumont Picture Corp.
British-Gaumont Picture Corporation
Gaumont-British Corp.
Gaumont-British Picture Corporation
GB Pictures
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English (467)
French (1)
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