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Burr, Raymond 1917-1993

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Most widely held works by Raymond Burr
Perry Mason by Raymond Burr( Visual )

199 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 5,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defense attorney Perry Mason induces climactic witness-stand confessions that always clear his clients, usually with the help of confidential secretary Della Street and sidekick Paul Drake. As they work against DA Hamilton Burger and Lt. Arthur Tragg to clear a client, is it any surprise they succeed every time?
Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

85 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,792 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 a salesman may have murdered his nagging wife and buried the body in a flower garden. He actively enlists the help of his girlfriend to investigate the highly suspicious chain of events ... Events that ultimately lead to one of the most memorable and gripping endings in film history
Godzilla, king of the monsters! by Terry Morse( Visual )

30 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When American reporter Steve Martin investigates a series of mysterious disasters off the coast of Japan, he comes face to face with an ancient creature so powerful and so terrifying it can reduce Toyko to a smoldering graveyard
James A. Michener's Centennial( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relives the grand hopes, dreams, loves, and adventures of generations of residents in Centennial, Colorado-- from their risky attempts to establish a settlement in 1795 through the politics and power plays of the 20th century. Begins with French and Scottish trappers interacting with Native Americans and follows the increasing conflicts as more permanent settlers arrive. Shows how the town of Centennial is founded by the young Mennonite Levi Zendt and his bride-to-be. Looks at the effects of the American Civil War on the settlement and the disputes between cattle ranchers and farmers. Shows the plight of Mexican residents who find their rights threatened by a real estate tycoon from back East. Examines more recent dirty politics as two contestants face off over the future of the town and its dwindling natural resources
Godzilla( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in Japanese and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's also a remarkably humane and melancholy drama made in Japan at a time when the country was still reeling from nuclear attack and H-bomb testing. Its rampaging radioactive beast, the poignant embodiment of an entire populations fears, became a beloved international icon of destruction, spawning more than twenty sequels and spinoffs. Here, we present the original, 1954 Japanese version, along with Godzilla: King of the Monsters!, the 1956 American reworking
Godzilla by Ishirō Honda( Visual )

18 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan is thrown into a panic after several ships explode and are sunk. At first the authorities think its either underwater mines or underwater volcanic activity. The authorities soon head to Odo Island, close to where several of the ships were sunk. One night, something comes onshore and destroys several houses and kills several people. A later expedition to the island led by paleontologist Professor Kyohei Yemani, his daughter Emiko and a young navy frogman Hideto Ogata soon discover something more devastating than imagined in the form of a 164 foot tall monster whom the natives call Gojira. Now the monster begins a rampage that threatens to destroy not only Japan, but the rest of the world as well
Perry Mason( Visual )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brilliant attorney Perry Mason will stop at nothing to crack the most impossible cases to uncover the truth. Contains fourteen gripping episodes
The Blue Gardenia by Fritz Lang( Visual )

15 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norah Larkin is a working girl who wakes up a murderess after passing out in the apartment of brutish playboy Harry Prebble. Branded "The Blue Gardenia" by a sensational columnist, Norah dodges dragnets, informants and the cruel hand of fate as she struggles to conceal her involvement with Prebble, and to remember the details of her ill-fated night. As her hopes for justice fade, she decides to gamble her future on the journalist who transformed her into such a notorious figure
Perry Mason( Visual )

18 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perry Mason, the popular TV franchise that inspired a genre of courtroom dramas returns with the second half of the seventh season. Raymond Burr continues igniting the screen as a brilliant attorney who will stop at nothing to crack the most impossible cases to uncover the truth. Often relying on his outstanding courtroom skills, he often tricks or traps people into unwittingly admitting their guilt
His kind of woman by John Farrow( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Milner, joueur et petit bookmaker, accepte, moyennant rémunération, de se rendre dans une station balnéaire à la frontière mexicaine où d'autres consignes lui seront données. Il y retrouve Lenore Brent, chanteuse en quête de gloire et de fortune, qui voyage avec son petit ami Mark Cadigan, vedette de cinéma. De fil en aiguille, les trois compères vont vite comprendre qu'ils sont les jouets d'une machination ourdie par un mafioso désireux de rentrer clandestinement aux USA
Airplane II the sequel by Ken Finkleman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a spoof of disaster films, an airplane is out of control and the crew struggles to save it. Worst of all, they are out of coffee
Raw deal by Anthony Mann( Visual )

10 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film noir involving a gangster seeking revenge afer being framed and sent to prison. With help from an innocent woman, the ex-con carries out his murderous plan of vengeance, eventually coming face-to-face with the pyromaniac responsible for his stay in prison
Borderline by William A Seiter( Visual )

25 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two undercover agents both attempt to infiltrate a drug-smuggling ring; each is unaware that the other is also a government operative
Adventures of Don Juan by Sha man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Juan de Marana damages Spanish prestige in diplomatic circles with his indiscreet womanizing, but he attempts to rehabilitate his image after he meets the beautiful Queen Margaret, trapped in a loveless arranged marriage with the weak and feckless King Philip III
Ironside( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left wheelchair-bound by a sniper's bullet, long-time San Francisco Chief of Detectives, Robert T. Ironside, becomes the head of his own special police unit. Operating from a specially equipped office at SFPD headquarters, Ironside fights crime using intelligence and action. His crack team includes Sgt. Ed Brown, ex-con-turned-assistant Mark Sanger, and beautiful policewoman Eve Whitfield
Delirious by Tom Mankiewicz( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and French and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a soap opera writer bumps his head he wakes up in the town of his own TV show. It's the opportunity of a lifetime for Jack who finds he can control the events around him by writing them
Love happy by David Miller( Visual )

13 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of poor young hopefuls tying to produce a Broadway musical become involved in a diamond theft when Harpo Marx steals to help them
Ruthless by Edgar G Ulmer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Multi-millionaire Horace Woodruff Vendig shows himself to the world as an ambitious philanthropist, but that's far from the case. Even as a young man he starts to exhibit an obsessive and selfish urge to make more and more money, loving and leaving women at will to further this end
Crime of passion( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathy Ferguson is an extraordinary woman, trapped in a decade that worships the ordinary. She's smart and witty, and an ace at her job. She's an advice columnist at a San Francisco newspaper, with her name on billboards all over town. But Kathy makes a big mistake, she falls in love. After marrying Bill Doyle, a Los Angeles detective, somewhere between the olive dip and the shiny waxed floors, she begins to realize that Bill wants nothing more than this -- for him or her -- ever. Her thwarted ambition turns ugly, and before long this capable career woman is capable of anything
Pitfall( Visual )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Forbes is a family man who's tired of the 9 to 5 humdrum of his job an insurance company executive. Life gets a little more exciting for him when he calls upon femme fatale Mona Stevens. Her boyfriend has robbed a store insured by Forbes' company and has showered her with gifts using the loot. Forbes comes to collect the ill-gotten gifts, but the boyfriend is in jail, and Forbes falls hard for Mona and begins an affair
 
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Perry Mason
Alternative Names
Burr, Raymond

Burr, Raymond William Stacey 1917-1993

Burr, Raymond William Stacy

Raymond Burr acteur canadien

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Бёрр, Рэймонд

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Languages
English (459)

Japanese (17)

German (8)

Spanish (7)

French (4)

Dutch (2)

Italian (1)

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Alfred Hitchcock's Rear WindowGodzilla, king of the monsters!BorderlineLove happyCrime of passionRaymond Burr : a film, radio, and television biography