WorldCat Identities

Thomas, Ralph 1915-2001

Works: 99 works in 371 publications in 4 languages and 1,082 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Television adaptations  Spy films  Made-for-TV movies  Internet videos 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Restager , Film editor, fmd, Producer, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Ralph Thomas
Most widely held works by Ralph Thomas
Charles Dickens' A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Visual )

57 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic tale by Dickens about two men and the woman they both love, set during the turmoil of the French revolution
Doctor in the house by Ralph Thomas( Visual )

21 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four roommates, one a womanizer, one a rubgy star, one determined to flunk, and one a good influence, try to get through English medical school
The high commissioner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aussie detective Scobie Malone accepts a mission to fly to London to arrest Sir James Quentin, a high level Australian commissioner wanted down under for murder. But when Malone arrives, he finds that the amiable Quentin is not only the key in groundbreaking peace negotiations, but also the target of an assassin himself
Young Ivanhoe by Inc Cabin Fever Entertainment( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Walter Scott's novel this film tells how the Black Knight and Robin Hood influence the development of Ivanhoe from a boy into a warrior and a leader of men on the quest for his knighthood
Above us the waves by Ralph Thomas( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic World War II story of Britain's heroic attempts to sink the Tirpitz in a Norwegian fjord, using the midget "X-craft" submarines
The clouded yellow( Visual )

17 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When ex-spy David Somers takes a low-profile job in country cataloguing a butterfly collection, he finds that dangerous work continues to pursue him. David grows fond of his employer's niece, a fragile, fey young woman named Sophie. When Shophie is framed for the murder of Hick, the spiteful handyman, David becomes embroiled in a murder mystery and goes "underground" with the beautiful suspect. The fugitives stay one step ahead of the police
Doctor at sea by Jack Davies( Visual )

13 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To escape the boredom of practice ashore, a doctor signs on a cargo boat as a ship's doctor and becomes involved with a French girl
Campbell's kingdom by Ralph Thomas( Visual )

11 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce Campbell is a young Englishman who believes himself incurably ill. He travels to Canada to take over the land he has inherited, and intends to take up the dream of discovering oil before the valley is flooded
British noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They met in the dark: Discharged for treason, a former Navy commander sets out to expose the espionage ring that destroyed his career
The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 32 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
Doctor at large( Visual )

12 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationally acclaimed actor Dirk Bogarde brings his dry wit to "Doctor at Large", the hilarious sequel to "Doctor at Sea". A hopeful surgeon, itching to get his fingers into more than tiny cuts, he ricochets his way through Europe going from near total disaster, always in pursuit of truth, beauty and Joy (a distractingly sexy lady Dr. in the making ...). Whether dodging the ample but dubious charms of his partner's wife or insulting his superior, Bogarde proves that you can always take two steps back for every one you take forward
Mad about men( Visual )

4 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequel to the innovative little British comedy "Miranda". That film was about a mermaid coming out of water and befriending every male she met. This one picks up some time after with Miranda and also as stuffy teacher Caroline going to Cornwall to sell her house so she can marry snooty Peter Martin
The high bright sun by Ralph Thomas( Visual )

4 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young American archaeologist of Cypriot parentage is visiting Cypriot friends who, unbeknown to her, are involved in the local terrorist racket
Iron petticoat by Ralph Thomas( Visual )

15 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This comic battle of the sexes pits a defecting Soviet jet pilot (Hepburn) against a U.S. army captain (Hope) who is charged with turning a diehard communist into a patriotic capitalist."--Container
Upstairs and downstairs( Visual )

2 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When it comes to marrying the boss's daughter, Richard takes his father-in-law's advice to hire a live-in domestic. He soon finds good help is hard to come by
Doctor in distress( Visual )

14 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pompous chief surgeon falls in love for the first time, and his assistant tries to help the romance along while balancing his own love life
Deadlier than the male( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulldog Drummond, a suave insurance investigator, trails a pair of sexy assassins who kill for fun and profit
A nightingale sang in Berkeley Square by Ralph Thomas( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pinky, an ex-con who wants to go straight, manages to get a job as a maintenance man at a London bank, but an old cohort lures Pinky with a beautiful woman back into his old ways
Doctor in love( Visual )

8 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Lancelot Spratt is giving his medical students a slating to remember over a patiant. The patiant himself is Dr Richard Hare, a student who has fallen ill with jaundice and, due to the enticing Night Nurse, has fallen in love. so too, however has the doctor attending the case, and both are shattered when she walks out of their lives
Agent 8 3/4, aka, Hot enough for June( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dirk Bogarde, Sylva Koscina and Robert Morley star in this satirical comedy-thriller at the height of the 007 popularity and set amidst the world of international espionage. Unemployed Nicolas Whistler accepts a job and a tidy salary with what he believes to be a glass manufacturing company in London. He soon discovers that his business behind the Iron Curtain is in fact illegal. Everyone apparently believes him to be a spy but it takes much time and adventure for him to realize it. The realization numbs him with horror, and with his contacts gone, he is on his own. He must escape arrest and flee to England but the secret police are close behind him. Robert Morley, as his boss is a scene stealer."--Container cover
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The clouded yellow
Alternative Names
Ralph Thomas British film director

Ralph Thomas Brits filmregisseur (1915-2001)

Ralph Thomas cinéaste et journaliste

Ralph Thomas director de cine británico

Ralph Thomas director de cinema britànic

Ralph Thomas englischer Filmregisseur

Ralph Thomas regista cinematografico inglese

Ральф Томас

ראלף תומאס במאי קולנוע בריטי

رالف توماس مخرج أفلام بريطاني

رالف توماس کارگردان بریتانیایی

Campbell's kingdom