WorldCat Identities

Thomas, Ralph 1915-2001

Overview
Works: 102 works in 269 publications in 5 languages and 833 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Performer, Editor, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Ralph Thomas, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ralph Thomas
A Tale of two cities by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 211 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 )
13 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 78 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 )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 64 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
The clouded yellow ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and German and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sacked secret service agent gets work tending a butterfly collection and finds that this involves him in a murder plot
Doctor at sea by Jack Davies ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 34 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 )
7 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 28 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
Above us the waves ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and held by 28 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
Doctor at large ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 28 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
The high bright sun by Ralph Thomas ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 21 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
Doctor in distress ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Another saga involving Dr. Sparrow of St. Swithins helping his fellow physician and friend, Sir Lancelot Spratt
The 39 steps by John Buchan ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An innocent man is accused of a murder he did not commit and must find the real murderer to clear his own name. In doing so, he becomes involved with an international spy ring
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 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 16 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 )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two doctors adapt to St. Swithin's Hospital and in the process they meet a sultry night nurse, two out-of-work strippers, and a flirtatious receptionist
Doctor in clover ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doctor Gaston Grimsdyke is looking for romance with the hospital nurses, to the annoyance of the hospital administrator who wants his doctors to concentrate on their jobs
Upstairs and downstairs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Iron petticoat ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 12 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
The wind cannot read ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After taking part in the 1942 retreat from Burma, Flight Lt. Michael Quinn is sent to Delhi to participate in a Japanese language course for interrogators of prisoners of war. He finds himself falling in love with the teacher, a beautiful Japanese girl and the couple secretly marry. Back in service, Michael returns to Burma, where he is captured and tortured. Hearing his wife has fallen ill with a wasting disease, Michael plots to escape to be by her side and reassure her of his undying love
Agent 8 3/4 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 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
Quest for love by Ralph Thomas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a scientific experiment goes horribly wrong during a demonstration, a scientist finds himself trapped in an alternate reality that bears some similarities to our own, but also has some striking differences. In this other reality he is no longer a scientist but rather a well known author. He also finds that he is married to a beautiful woman who he instantly falls in love with but who his alternate self never cared for. He has some difficulty convincing anyone that he is not actually who they think he is. With the help of a physics professor who believes his story, he finally manages to convince his 'wife' that he is not the man she knew before. After a personal tragedy in this alternate world, he finds himself back in his own world and desperately trying to locate the woman he fell in love with in the other world
 
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Languages
English (134)
Spanish (6)
German (2)
French (1)
Italian (1)
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