WorldCat Identities

Price, Dennis 1915-1973

Works: 106 works in 311 publications in 6 languages and 4,271 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Interviews  Detective and mystery films  Conference proceedings  Comedy films  Humor  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Editor, Performer, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Dennis Price
Most widely held works by Dennis Price
Kind hearts and coronets by Robert Hamer( Visual )

44 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impatient to become duke, the ninth in line decides to eliminate the eight relatives standing in his way in this tart black comedy. Obstructing the path to his title is Alec Guinness, in one of his greatest performances, playing all eight relatives
A Canterbury tale by Michael Powell( Visual )

17 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a blackout, three train passengers arrive at Chillingbourne in Kent. Londoner Alison Smith is a feisty representative of the Women's Land Army (aka the "land girls"). Bob Johnson is an American soldier whose intended destination was Canterbury. Peter Gibbs is a classical music student who worked in peacetime as a cinema organist. As they make their way through the village, Alison has something poured on to her hair by an unseen attacker. She is the latest victim of the Glue Man, a nocturnal rogue who harasses young women who date American soldiers. She, along with Bob and Peter, vow to track him down. Ostensibly a mystery, the film is principally a portrait of the bucolic English countryside during wartime
Victim by Basil Dearden( Visual )

23 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the problems of the criminalization of homosexual acts between consenting adults. Bogarde plays a successful barrister who places his career on the line by 'coming out' in order to expose a blackmail racket. It was the first British film to concentrate on male homosexuality and was made with the specific intention of supporting the new recommendations of the 1957 Wolfenden Committee for the partial decriminalization of male homosexual acts
Tunes of glory( Visual )

11 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jock Sinclair is a whiskey-drinking, by-the-bootstraps commanding officer of a peacetime Scottish battalion. Sinclair is a lifetime military man. He expects loyalty and respect from his men. But when Basil Barrow, an educated, by-the-book scion from a traditional military family enters the scene as Sinclair's replacement, the two men become locked in a fierce battle for control of the battalion and the hearts and minds of its men
I'm all right Jack by John Boulting( Visual )

6 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Peter Sellers won his only British Academy Award for his career-making performance as Socialist shop steward Fred Kite in this brilliant class-struggle comedy. Ian Carmichael ... co-stars as naive Oxford graduate Stanley Windrush, who is hired as a common worker at his wealthy uncle's missile factory and quickly becomes a pawn in the battle between management and Mr. Kite's labor union. But can both sides stop a complete nitwit from single-handedly destroying the economy while becoming the symbol of integrity for an entire nation?"
Time-of-flight mass spectrometry by European Symposium on Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry( Book )

6 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

School for scoundrels by Todd Phillips( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. S. Potter is headmaster of a school which gives instruction on "How to win without actually cheating." The school teaches the ways to seduce a women, gain points in a conversation, or beating someone who plays a better game. One of Mr. Potter's pupils is a desperate Henry Palfrey whose every attempt to win the heart of April Smith has been thwarted by the cad Raymond Delauney. Needless to say Mr. Potter's instructions allow Henry to vanquish his nemesis and win April's affections, though not quite as Mr. Potter had intended
A high wind in Jamaica( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerned that their children aren't growing up as "civilized" as they would in their native England, a couple decides to leave Jamaica and return home with their family. However, when they inadvertently find their way onto a pirate ship, the children befriend, outwit and even frighten their shipmates
Agatha Christie's Ten little Indians( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten people--eight strangers and two married domestics--come from near and far to attend a posh weekend gala at a remote castle. What's the occasion? Each has unwittingly been invited to his/her own murder
Alec Guinness 5-film collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kind hearts and coronets: Following his mother's death, an Edwardian gentleman plots to avenge her by seizing the dukedom of the aristocratic d'Ascoyne family ; The Lavender Hill mob: A bank clerk devises a plot to steal a fortune in gold from his own bank ; The man in the white suit: An eccentric chemist one day invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out or gets dirty ; The captain's paradise: The captain of an international ferryboat secretly enjoys one wife in Gibraltar and another in Tangier ; The ladykillers: A band of vicious bank robbers rent a room from an elderly widow
The Adventures of Barry McKenzie by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this fan-bloody-tastic classic, Australia's favourite wild colonial boy, Barry McKenzie, journeys to the old country accompanied by his Aunt Edna Everage to take a Captain Cook and further his cultural and intellectual education. Faster than a rat up a drainpipe, Bazza heads for Earl's Court to catch up with a bonzer bunch of ex-pat bastards - and from there rampages through London, cracking tubes, parking the tiger, pointing percy, flashing the nasty and handing out knuckle-sandwiches to the unsuspecting Poms - who wouldn't even know a tram was up 'em 'till the bell rang!
The millionairess by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this comic film a beautiful, spoiled heiress has everything money can buy, except a husband. After a disastrous first marriage, she sets her sights on a dedicated but poor Indian doctor who has saved her from suicide
Alec Guinness( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following his mother's death, Edwardian gentleman Louis Mazzini plots to avenge her by seizing the dukedom of the aristocratic d'Ascoyne family. To gain this inheritance, Louis must first murder a line of eccentric heirs to the title
Noblesse oblige by Robert Hamer( Visual )

14 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afin de reconquérir son titre de noblesse, Louis d'Ascoyne Mazzini, renié par sa famille, décide de se venger de ceux qui l'ont écarté. Mourront tour à tour sept personnes. Tout irait pour le mieux s'il n'était pas arrêté pour un meurtre qu'il n'a pas commis
The magic bow( Visual )

5 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episodes in the life of the volin virtuoso Paganini
Twins of evil( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two orphaned identical twins, Maria and Frieda Gellhorn, move to the village of Karnstein to live with their uncle Gustav Weil, a fanatical puritan and leader of the local witch-hunting brotherhood. The village Count, an evil man who secretly practices Satanism, uses black magic and transforms into a vampire. Unhappy with her new life, Frieda seeks escape and tragically falls under the spell of the Count. Now overcome with an insatiable hunger for human blood, Frieda has to hide her secret from her sister, and escape her uncle's killing grasp!
The horror of Frankenstein( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor Frankenstein returns from medical school with a depraved taste for beautiful women and fiendish experiments. But when the doctor runs out of fresh body parts for his 'research', he turns to murder to complete his gruesome creation. Now, his monster has unleashed its own ghastly killing spree
Adel verpflichtet (Kind hearts and coronets)( Visual )

19 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britischer Filmklassiker mit Alec Guinness, in dem sich ein verstossenes Mitglied einer noblen Familie in den Adelsstand mordet
Vampiros lesbos( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Countess Nadine Carody, a vampire with an insatiable thirst for female blood, lures women to her isolated island to love ... then kill ... her victims! Linda Westinghouse comes to the island and falls under the vampire's seductive spell, only to find a living nightmare she may never be able to escape
Venus in furs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traumatized trumpeter sucked into a whirlpool of psycho-sexual horror along with his sultry girlfriend, a kinky lesbian, a depraved playboy and the mysterious beauty who may lead them all straight to Hell
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Tunes of glory
Alternative Names
Dennis Price acteur britannique

Dennis Price attore britannico

Dennis Price britischer Schauspieler

Dennis Price britisk skodespelar

Dennis Price britisk skuespiller

Dennis Price brittisk skdespelare

Rose-Price, Dennistoun Franklyn John 1915-1973


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