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Gaumont British Picture Corp

Overview
Works: 205 works in 732 publications in 3 languages and 10,958 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  Biography 
Roles: Originator, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
88 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 man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
94 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ordinary British couple vacationing in Switzerland suddenly find themselves embroiled in a case of international intrigue when their daughter is kidnapped by spies plotting a political assassination. This fleet and gripping early thriller from the Master of Suspense, Alfred Hitchcock, was the first film the director made after signing to the Gaumont-British Picture Corporation
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in English and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Enroute back to England by train from Switzerland, a young woman meets a charming old lady who promptly disappears. The other passengers deny ever having seen her, leading the young woman to suspect a conspiracy. When she begins investigating, she is drawn into a complex web of mystery and high adventure
Sabotage by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 1,081 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
Young and innocent by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
59 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 772 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 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary about the harsh existence of the people of the barren islands of Aran
Secret agent by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An espionage thriller set in Geneva, seasoned with romance. Two British Intelligence Service agents pose as husband & 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 301 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 by Steve Boyum ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adventurer Allan Quartermain leads a party in search of both a missing English aristocrat and King Solomon's Mines
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 ( )
6 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in English and held by 130 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 110 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 Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 90 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
Alfred Hitchcock's The thirty-nine steps ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 82 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 75 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 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
We dive at dawn: The "Sea Tiger" attempts to sink the German battleship "Brandenburg" off Denmark
Sabotage ; The lodger by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 67 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
Alfred Hitchcock premiere collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 65 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
Gaumont British Picture Corporation Ehemalige Vorzugsbenennung SWD
GB Pictures
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English (453)
French (3)
Spanish (1)
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