WorldCat Identities

Ritter, Thelma

Overview
Works: 169 works in 567 publications in 6 languages and 15,443 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  Film noir  Musical films  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Other, Singer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Thelma Ritter
 
Most widely held works by Thelma Ritter
Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

130 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a photographer with a broken leg, Stewart takes up the fine art of spying on his Greenwich Village neighbors during a summer heat wave. Things really begin to get hot when he suspects his neighbor of murdering an invalid wife and burying the body in a flower garden
Pillow talk by Michael Gordon( Visual )

33 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of an uptight interior decorator who must share a telephone party line with a laid-back playboy. But the real connection is made when the two meet and he starts wooing her with late-night calls while pretending to be someone else
All about Eve by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve maneuvers her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critics see through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit
The misfits by John Huston( Visual )

24 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of cowboys and a young divorcee meet in the Nevada desert to try to find new lives
All About Eve( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve maneuvers her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critics see through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit
Pickup on South Street by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petty crook Skip McCoy has his eye set on the big score. When the three-time convict picks the pocketbook of unsuspecting Candy, he finds a haul bigger than he ever could have imagined: a strip of microfilm bearing confidential U.S. secrets. Tailed by the Feds and the unwitting courier's Communist puppeteers, Skip and Candy find themselves in a precarious gambit that pits greed against redemption
Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man--( Visual )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment
Daddy long legs by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

11 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire playboy Jervis Pendleton III becomes enamored with a young woman living in a French orphanage, and decides to anonymously sponsor her college education in America. When they finally meet face-to-face two years later, romance blossoms but is complicated by Jervis's hesitance towards their age differences
Rear window( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbors from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder
Alfred Hitchcock presents( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master of suspense Alfred Hitchcock presents several dramatized short stories. The stories are invariably surprising, often containing elements of horror, comedy, suspense, and the supernatural. All 39 episodes of the first season of the Emmy Award-winning murder-mystery series
Titanic( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to remove her family from the superficial, high-society world in which her husband is engrossed, a woman flees to America along with her children on the R.M.S. Titanic. Learning of her plan her husband buys a steerage ticket in the hopes of reconciling with his family. But when fate steps in, the family faces an unimaginable challenge and the possibility of separation from each other forever
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 14 motion pictures directed by Alfred Hitchcock, originally released between 1942 and 1976
A new kind of love( Visual )

5 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam buys (and steals) fashionable dress designs for a New York department store. When the store sends her to Paris for fashion week, she meets a newspaper columnist who takes no interest in her until she pretends to be the worldly call girl, "Mimi."
Move over, darling( Visual )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who is ready to have his missing wife declared legally dead and remarry finds himself in a predicament when his first wife turns up after five years of being gone!
The Doris Day and Rock Hudson comedy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pillow talk: Two single professionals find themselves sharing a party line - and a whole lot more - when they get their lines crossed
Birdman of Alcatraz by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2018 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment
New girl in town : original cast recording by Bob Merrill( )

6 editions published between 1957 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a song in my heart : the Jane Froman story by José Carreras( Visual )

6 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical retelling of the extraordinary life of 1940s songstress Jane Froman. When an overseas flight crashes off the coast of Lisbon, Portugal, Jane barely survives the wreck. Ripped from the spotlight into a series of life-threatening operations, hope seems a distant memory for Jane as she sets out on a journey of recovery that's more than heroic-- it's what music is made of
All about Eve by Joseph L.( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and French and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winner of six Academy Awards including Best Picture, Director, Screenplay and Supporting Actor. From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve manoevres her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critic sees through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit
Frank Capra's A hole in the head( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about Tony Manetta, a small-time Miami Beach hotel operator barely able to make the payments on his own modest inn, who dreams of one day opening a million dollar resort. In addition to bill collectors, Tony must contend with his beatnik girlfriend and his well-meaning but conservative brother and sister-in-law. Through thick and thin, however, one thing remains constant: the love between Tony and his young son who admires him even if he isn't a big shot
 
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Alternative Names
Telma Riter

Thelma Ritter actrice américaine

Thelma Ritter actriz estadounidense

Thelma Ritter aktorka amerykańska

Thelma Ritter Amerikaans filmacteur

Thelma Ritter Amerikaans filmactrice

Thelma Ritter attrice statunitense

Thelma Ritter US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Θέλμα Ρίτερ

Риттер, Телма

Риттер Тельма

Телма Ритер

Телма Ріттер

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תלמה ריטר

تلما ریتر

تلما ریتر بازیگر آمریکایی

ثيلما ريتر

থেলমা রিটার

เทลมา ริตเตอร์

セルマ・リッター

塞尔玛·里特尔

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蒂瑪·瑞特

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