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Reville, Alma

Works: 183 works in 753 publications in 7 languages and 8,323 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films  Legal films  Fiction  Film noir  Comedy films  Internet videos 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Production personnel, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Conceptor, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Alma Reville
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

42 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,358 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
The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

46 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 422 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 Paradine case by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

6 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful Anna Paradine is accused of poisoning her older wealthy husband. Her barrister, the happily married Anthony Keane takes the case but also lets his heart rule his head when he falls hard for his client
The skin game : a talking film by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

26 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 175 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 )

7 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 137 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)
Stage Fright by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

24 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 122 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
Alfred Hitchcock : the early years of the master of suspense( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 111 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 )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 95 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
Young and innocent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

9 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and held by 64 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
Rich and strange by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

23 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Numéro 17 : Une magnifique jeune femme, membre d'une bande de voleurs, tombe amoureuse d'un détective lancé sur la piste de ses complices. Alors qu'il tombe dans les mains de ses comparses, elle le sauve de la mort. Ses anciens associés, déterminés à se venger, décident de la poursuivre. (Source : jaquette)
Murder/Sabotage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 43 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
Waltzes from Vienna( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In old Vienna, Johann Strauss Junior wants to be a composer like his famous father. His father however feels his son has no talent and dissuades him from pursuing a musical career. Johann Junior's fiance, played by Jessie Mathews, also does not encourage his creative side and prefers him to work as a baker. Enter Countess Helga von Stahl, who recognizes the younger Strauss' talent, and helps hatch a scheme to get his Blue Danube heard by the public. However, Strauss' girl thinks there is something romantic going Johann and the Countess, and Johann Senior thinks his son is trying to embarrass him"
Secret agent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Hitchcock's more comedic thrillers. A writer and war hero is approaced by British Intelligence to eliminate an enemy agent. Unfortunately, he mistakes an innocent man for his target and begins to doubt if he is suitable for the mission
Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

8 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young niece begins to suspect that her visiting uncle is the "Merry Widow" murderer
Juno and the paycock = Junon et le paon by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a poor family's travails during the Dublin civil war
The paradise case (1947) : shooting script by David O Selznick( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspicion (1941) : shooting script by Samson Raphaelson( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Alma Reville britische Drehbuchautorin, Ehefrau von Alfred Hitchcock

Alma Reville britische Drehbuchautorin, Filmeditorin, und Ehefrau von Alfred Hitchcock

Alma Reville Brits scenarioschrijfster (1899-1982)

Alma Reville regista e sceneggiatrice britannica

Hitchcock, Alma.

Hitchcock, Alma 1899-1982

Reville, Alma Lucy.

Reville, Alma Lucy 1899-1982

Άλμα Ρεβίλ

Алма Ревиль

Альма Ревілль

עלמה רוויל

עלמה רוויל סופרת בריטית

الما لوسی رویل

অ্যালমা র‍্যাভিল্লী

ಅಲ್ಮಾ ರೇವಿಲ್ಲೆ



English (202)

German (14)

French (10)

Italian (7)

Russian (3)

Turkish (1)

Danish (1)

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