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Gaumont British Picture Corp

Overview
Works: 210 works in 744 publications in 2 languages and 11,665 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Spy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  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 2,301 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 )
51 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 )
97 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,569 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 856 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 714 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 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the life of a family in a small fishing village in the Aran Islands, Ireland, as it struggles to win the daily battle against its magnificent opponent--the sea. Contains both documentary footage and stages scenes, with an invented family at the film's center
Secret agent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
38 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An espionage thriller set in Geneva, seasoned with romance. Two British Intelligence Service agents pose as husband and wife in an attempt to eliminate an agent for the Central Powers
Alfred Hitchcock 4 spine tingling films from the master of suspense ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Easy virtue: A woman goes through a divorce and attempts to overcome the tarnished reputation that accompanies it
King Solomon's mines ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and held by 252 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 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sabotage: An undercover Scotland Yard detective infiltrates the home of a theatre operator who is suspected of sabotage. When the saboteur suspects he is being watched, he asks his nephew to deliver an explosive parcel across town
Perceval le Gallois by Éric Rohmer( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stylized film adaptation of Chrétien de Troyes' 12th century Arthurian romance featuring the knight Perceval
Le chef ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jacky Bonnot, 32, "Mozart of cuisine" with a definite but misunderstood talent, dreams of success and a fine restaurant. His financial situation forces him to accept low-end jobs; then he crosses paths with the legendary chef Alexandre Lagarde, who is under pressure from the company that owns his restaurants
The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in English and held by 132 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
The upturned glass: Married Dr. Michael Joyce falls in love with the mother of a young patient, whose husband is working abroad. They have agreed to end the affair when he is stunned to hear of her death in a mysterious fall
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 105 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
Alfred Hitchcock's The thirty-nine steps ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An innocent Canadian while visiting England is implicated in the theft of national secrets and murder
The thirty-nine steps by John Buchan( Visual )
7 editions published between 1935 and 2004 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An innocent Canadian inadvertently involved in espionage and murder must stay a step ahead of both the police and the bad guys
World War II movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
We dive at dawn: The "Sea Tiger" attempts to sink the German battleship "Brandenburg" off Denmark
The 39 steps The lady vanishes ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 71 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
 
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controlled identity Gaumont Co. Ltd.

controlled identity Provincial Cinematograph Theatres Limited

British-Gaumont Picture Corp.
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Gaumont-British Corp.
Gaumont-British Picture Corporation
GB Pictures
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English (466)
French (2)
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