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Wilding, Michael 1912-1979

Overview
Works: 72 works in 195 publications in 5 languages and 2,860 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Alfred Hitchcock's stage fright by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman disguises herself as a maid in order to clear her friend who's been accused of murdering his mistress's husband
Under Capricorn by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Australia in 1830, an English immigrant stays with his cousin Heneritta and her cruel husband, setting a triangle to explode and reveal a strange crime
In which we serve by Noel Coward ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the H.M.S. Torrin, a British naval ship, from its construction through its destruction in World War II. As the surviving crew cling to life boats and wreckage awaiting rescue, they flashback to their homes and loved ones and in so doing recall just why they are fighting and whom they are fighting for
The world of Suzie Wong by Richard Quine ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Lomax, who aspires to follow his passion to paint and having quit his architectural profession, lands in Hong Kong. On the ferry he meets a young girl Suzie Wong who lies that she is from a wealthy family but actually is working as a "Wan Chai girl" in the Wan Chai district on Hong Kong island. Lomax may have an opportunity to be the husband of a Hong Kong banker's daughter, but he chooses to be with Suzie Wong. Some street and harbour scenes of Hong Kong in the late 1950s are captured on film in colour
Torch song ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hard as nails Broadway musical star who chews up people for lunch learns humility and finds love in the arms of a blind pianist
Alfred Hitchcock's stage fright ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eve Gill (Wyman), a drama student, takes on the role of lifetime to clear a friend (Todd) she suspects is being framed for murder by flamboyant stage star Charlotte Inwood (Dietrich). Her role? Become Charlotte's maid to uncover the truth. But what naïve Eve discovers, is that life doesn't always follow the script
The Egyptian by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A physician to the Pharaoh Akhenaton in ancient Egypt is a participant in the tumultuous events that occurred in his lifetime
Joan Crawford collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Torch song: a hard as nails Broadway musical star who chews up people for lunch learns humility and finds love in the arms of a blind pianist
The glass slipper ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and German and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Loosely based on the Cinderella story, this provides a different and amusing version starring Leslie Caron as a defensive, spirted girl badly in need of a friend. Includes ballet sequences
Waterloo ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Napoleon Bonaparte, inspiring his people with his military and political genius as well as his revolutionary fervor, becomes, within a few brief years, Emperor of France and master of Europe. After 15 years of victory, in 1812 he meets with disaster in his Russian Campaign. In 1813, defeated by the combined forces of Austria, Russia, Prussia and England at Leipzig, Napoleon is driven to the very gates of Paris where he awaits his destiny. In March 1815, he makes dramatic escape from Elba in exile for his last and desperate bid for ultimate power and glory, which culminate in his narrow defeat by Wellington on the bloody fields of Waterloo
Alfred Hitchcock's Under Capricorn ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1831, Irishman Charles Adare travels to Australia to start a new life. On arrival, he meets powerful landowner and ex-convict Sam Flusky, who is interested in doing business with him. While attending a dinner party at Flusky's house, Charles meets Flusky's wife Henrietta, whom he had known as a child in Ireland and who now seems to be on the verge of madness
Secret mission by Excelsior Film Productions ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four British intelligence agents infiltrate the heart of occupied France in this clever WW2 cloak and dagger thriller
Oscar Wilde's An ideal husband ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the nineties, the career of a London diplomat is threatened by the reappearance of an old flame
The scarlet coat ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It takes a spy to catch a spy in this rousing Revolutionary War adventure. When top-secret military information is recovered from the body of a spy, American counter-intelligence officer Major John Bolton realizes there's a highly placed turncoat in the ranks
Atormentada ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Australia, 1985. El sobrino del gobernador, Charles Adare, que acaba de llegar de Inglaterra, está invitado a cenar en casa de un antiguo presidiario que ha hecho fortuna, Sam Flusky, casado con una de las primas de Charles, lady Harrieta, Charles descubre que su prima, que se ha convertido en una alcohólica está aterrorizada por su ama de llaves Milly y al tratar de curarla, se enamora de ella
The best of British war cinema ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This set, crackling with suspense and drama, includes ten of the most prominent examples of British filmmaking. Appointment with Venus: at the outbreak of WWII the British realize they can't prevent the invasion of the Channel Islands. However, someone realizes that a prize cow, Venus, is on the islands and the Nazis mustn't get hold of her. The wind cannot read: Love that was forbidden ... but could not be denied! Operation Amsterdam: during WWII, British commandos visit occupied Holland to keep a fortune in diamonds out of Nazi hands. Theirs is the glory: in 1944, British General Montgomery and his command were way north of the Allied line, and the Germans were holding them in that swampy position. The plan, put into operation on Sunday, September 14, 1944, was to drop two American Airborne divisions and the British First Airborne Division behind the German lines to capture the bridges which would open the way to the German plain. The day will dawn: horse race tipster and journalist Metcalf is picked for the job of foreign correspondent in Norway when Hitler invades Poland. Seven thunders: escaping British prisoners of war hide out in German occupied France. Unpublished story: journalists investigate German fifth columnists as London burns in the blitz. Two thousand women: a group of English women caught in France during World War II and interned in a posh hotel. Secret mission: four British intelligence agents infiltrate the heart of occupied France in this clever World War II cloak-and-dagger thriller. The Flemish farm: wartime commando story based on fact. Allied airman risks return (on the ground) to occupied France for the honor of his regiment
Under Capricorn Les amants du Capricorne by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ideal husband ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of a prospective Cabinet Minister, Sir Robert Chiltern, who plans to expose a fraudulent canal scheme during a Parliamentary sitting. However, the mysterious Mrs. Cheveley arrives in Mayfair society and blackmails him into supporting it, under threat of exposing his past sale of government secrets to a foreigner. Lady Chiltern, ignorant of his reasons, refuses to accept his change of heart and insists he stand by his first decision. Honorable at heart, he writes to Mrs. Cheveley announcing his intention. She promptly reveals the truth to his wife, who threatens to end their marriage. But Chiltern's friend Viscount Goring recognizes a diamond necklace Mrs. Cheveley has left behind and realizes she must have stolen it from the lady he himself gave it to--giving him the material for a counter-blackmail bid to save his friend's marriage and career
Trent's last case ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gentleman sleuth Philip Trent comes out of retirement to solve the case of a society woman accused of murdering her businessman husband
Zarak ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Banished from his village after falling in love with his father's youngest wife, Zarak becomes the ruthless leader of an outlaw band on the India-Afghanistan border. The British colonial government dispatches an army major to hunt them down
 
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English (109)
Spanish (17)
German (4)
French (2)
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