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Reville, Alma

Works: 200 works in 619 publications in 7 languages and 8,098 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films  Interviews  Fiction  Film noir  History  Motion pictures 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Production personnel, Scenarist, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Conceptor, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Alma Reville
Most widely held works by Alma Reville
Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

51 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beguiling murderer charms his unsuspecting family, but soon his niece and namesake begins to suspect her uncle is hiding a terrible secret
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

45 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life--and a bank account that's strictly low-life
Murder! by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

32 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Diana Baring is an actress who is caught standing over the corpse of a fellow actress. Even worse, she has amnesia and remembers nothing about the murder, or herself. Though she desperately tries to recall anything that can help clear the fog from her mind, her amnesia is complete, as is the evidence against her. She is convicted of murder and sentenced to die. Only one person believes she is innocent, but can he prove it in time to save her?"--Container
The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Donat is Richard Hannay, an affable Canadian tourist in London who becomes embroiled in a deadly conspiracy when a mysterious spy winds up murdered in Hannay's rented flat - and both the police and a secret organization wind up hot on his trail."--Container
Rich and strange( Visual )

23 editions published between 1931 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The sorcerer's apprentice] An innocent boy becomes the pawn in a deadly circus game gone awry
Number seventeen by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

20 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The Ring] A silent film with musical soundtrack. A carnival fighter trys to make it as a professional to please his girlfriend
The Paradine case by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

12 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La hermosa y agradable señora Paradine es acusada de haber asesinado a su marido ciego. Un abogado, Keane, se encarga de su defensa. Aunque está casado con una bella mujer, Keane se enamora profundamente de su cliente, que le convence fácilmente de su inocencia
Alfred Hitchcock's shadow of a doubt( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Charlie is a seemingly charming man visiting his relatives in their small and peaceful hometown. But when his namesake niece, "Young Charlie" suspects that he may in fact be the psychopathic Merry Widow killer, Uncle Charlie must plot the death of his favorite relation in order to remain one step ahead of the law in this murderous game of cat-and-mouse
Juno and the paycock by Sean O'Casey( Visual )

28 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a poor man's legacy fails to come through his armless son is shot by an informer. A dramatic story of Ireland and the Dublin Rebellion from the play by Sean O'Casey
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features four thrillers directed by Alfred Hitchcock with various special features
The skin game a talking film( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landed gentry defend family that is being evicted by tradespeople who have worked their way up from the lowest section of society
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

6 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Su un treno che attraversa i Balcani tutti vogliono far credere a una giovane inglese che l'amabile signora da lei conosciuta, e che poi si è dissolta nel nulla, è solo frutto della sua immaginazione. Con l'aiuto di uno studioso la ragazza smaschererà un complotto di spie. (Mereghetti)
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The skin game: A poor family must resort to blackmail to get their land back after a wealthy land developer buys the family estate at an auction
It's in the bag!( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old tycoon decides to leave his fortune to his only living heir, Fred Floogle, a flea circus impresario, but the tycoon's crooked attorney and his old business partners kill the man and frame Fred for the murder. Fred discovers that part of the money and evidence clearing him is stuffed in one of the chairs he ended up selling in an auction to different buyers. The rest of the film goes off on any number of hilarious tangents, each tied-in ever so tenuously to the plot
Alfred Hitchcock's The thirty-nine steps( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent Canadian while visiting England is implicated in the theft of national secrets and murder
Young and innocent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

6 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman's body is washed ashore with the belt of a man's raincoat, obviously the murder weapon. Robert Tisdale, a young screenwriter and owner of the raincoat, is accused of murder and chased by the police. Tisdale is on a manhunt of his own, after the real killer, the man who stole his raincoat. The daughter of the chief constable helps him escape to search for the murderer and prove his innocence. With no alibi and few clues, the young couple take the high road to danger and romance
Alfred Hitchcock's stage fright( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eve Gill (Wyman), a drama student, takes on the role of lifetime to clear a friend (Todd) she suspects is being framed for murder by flamboyant stage star Charlotte Inwood (Dietrich). Her role? Become Charlotte's maid to uncover the truth. But what naïve Eve discovers, is that life doesn't always follow the script
Le chant du Danube( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in French and English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le jeune Johann Strauss aimerait que son talent de compositeur soit reconnu. Mais tout s'oppose à son désir : la réticence de son père, Johann Strauss sénior, lui même musicien reconnu, et l'amour qu'il porte à Rasi, pour lequel il est prêt à abandonner ses partitions et à devenir pâtissier. Une seule démonstration de son talent suffira-t-elle à surmonter ces obstacles?
Murder/Sabotage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder!: an innocent woman is charged with murder, her only hope a lone juror who is convinced of her innocence. He sets out to track down the real killer
Stage Fright by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama student poses as a maid and goes to work for the woman who has framed her boyfriend for murder
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Alternative Names
Alma Reville britische Drehbuchautorin, Ehefrau von Alfred Hitchcock

Alma Reville regista e sceneggiatrice britannica

Hitchcock, Alma.

Hitchcock, Alma 1899-1982

Reville, Alma Lucy.

Reville, Alma Lucy 1899-1982

Альма Ревілль

עלמה רוויל

الما لوسی رویل


SuspicionThe 39 stepsAlfred Hitchcock's shadow of a doubtGreatest classic films collectionThe lady vanishesHitch & Alma