WorldCat Identities

Thomas, Ralph 1915-2001

Overview
Works: 83 works in 335 publications in 4 languages and 940 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Motion pictures  Juvenile works 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Film editor, Producer, fmd, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ralph Thomas
 
Most widely held works by Ralph Thomas
A Tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Visual )

59 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 204 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 )

20 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hilarious exploits of first year medical student Simon Sparrow as he learns his way around St. Swithins Hospital. After many flirtatious advances by his landlady's daughter, Sparrow leaves his residence and finds himself thrown in to a flat as a roommate with three other students. He learns rapidly that becoming a doctor isn't quite what is on the minds of his hard living mates
The high commissioner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 69 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 )

18 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and held by 50 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
Above us the waves( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 44 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
Campbell's kingdom by Ralph Thomas( Visual )

14 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 39 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
Doctor at sea by Jack Davies( Visual )

15 editions published between 1955 and 2012 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
Doctor at large( Visual )

14 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 32 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 doctor 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. Third in the 'Doctor' series
The 39 steps by Ralph Thomas( Visual )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 26 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
Mad about men( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in No Linguistic content and English 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 Spanish and held by 24 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 )

16 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
Doctor in distress( Visual )

14 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English 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
A nightingale sang in Berkeley Square by Ralph Thomas( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 19 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
Upstairs and downstairs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 18 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
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
Doctor in love( Visual )

7 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 16 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
Agent 8 3/4, aka, Hot enough for June( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 14 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
Doctor in clover( Visual )

7 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 12 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
Conspiracy of hearts( Visual )

9 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In wartime Italy nuns in a convent regularly smuggle Jewish children out of a nearby internment camp. The Italian army officer in charge suspects what may be going on but deliberately turns a blind eye. When the Germans take over the camp security the nuns' activities become far more dangerous
 
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The clouded yellow
Alternative Names
Ralph Thomas Brits filmregisseur (1915-2001)

Ralph Thomas cinéaste et journaliste

Ralph Thomas englischer Filmregisseur

Ральф Томас

رالف توماس کارگردان بریتانیایی

Languages
English (192)

Spanish (18)

German (4)

Italian (4)

Covers
Campbell's kingdom