WorldCat Identities

Carroll, Leo G. 1886-1972

Works: 341 works in 721 publications in 4 languages and 16,298 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Spy films  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Romance films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Leo G Carroll
Most widely held works by Leo G Carroll
Strangers on a Train by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

34 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 2,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Haines, a tennis star who hates his wife, is approached on a train by a stranger, Bruno Anthony, who hates his father. Anthony offers a plan: each could kill the other's victim. No motive, no clue would link the two murders save the casual meeting of strangers on a train
North by Northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

16 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enemy agents mistake a New York City advertising executive for an American spy
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2018 in English and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mystery drama in which a timid young woman marries a troubled widower who is accused of murdering his first wife
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

6 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragil, gently-reared young English heiress fears she has just married a murderer
Father of the bride by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

10 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws
Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

38 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologist falls for a suspect in a murder, which she tries to solve by unlocking the clues hidden in his mind
Wuthering Heights by William Wyler( Visual )

18 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tortured love affair between Heathcliff and Cathy ends when Cathy marries the wealthy Edgar. Heathcliff's savage revenge upon the woman he loves explodes in a stunning climax
The parent trap by David Swift( Visual )

6 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parent trap II: Sharon McKendrick is grown up, raising 11-year-old Nikki alone. During summer school, Nikki and her new friend Mary come up with plan to get Sharon together with Mary's widowed father. When the girls start to have trouble, they go to Aunt Susan, Sharon's twin, for help
The bad and the beautiful by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biting drama that tells the story of a ruthless, manipulative movie producer who lets nothing and nobody stand in his way. Now he's broke and needs the help of the very people he used and betrayed on his climb to the top
Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbound( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Constance Petersen is a psychiatrist with a firm understanding of human nature - or so she thinks. That is until the mysterious Dr. Anthony Edwardes becomes the new chief of staff at the Green Manors Mental Asylum. The bookish and detached Constance plummets into a whirlwind of tangled identities and feverish psychoanalysis, where the greatest risk is to fall in love
The private lives of Elizabeth and Essex by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This period drama frames the tumultuous affair between Queen Elizabeth I and the man who would be King of England, Robert Devereux, the Earl of Essex. Ever the victor on the battlefield, Devereux returns to London after defeating Spanish forces at Cadiz. Middle-aged Elizabeth, so attracted to the younger Devereux but fearful of his influence and popularity, sends him on a new mission: a doomed campaign to Ireland. When he and his troops return in defeat, Devereux demands to share the throne with the heir-less queen, and Elizabeth, at first, intends to marry. Ultimately sensing the marriage would prove disastrous for England, Elizabeth sets in motion a merciless plan to protect her people and preserve her throne
Rebecca( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young bride is brought by her new husband to his manor house in England. There she finds that the memory of her husband's first wife haunts her, and she tries to discover the secret of that mysterious woman's death
The Desert Fox : the story of Rommel( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sympathetic study of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, a man admired by both those who followed him and those who faced him. In the early 1940s, Rommel's juggernaut Afrika Korps dominated North Africa. But as the tide turned and he came to the painful realisation that his Führer was destroying Germany, his ingrained sense of duty pushed him into a conspiracy against Hitler
Rebecca( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman who believes she has found her heart's desire when she marries the dashing aristocratic widower Maxim de Winter. But upon moving to Manderley, her groom's baroque ancestral mansion, she soon learns that his deceased wife's memory haunts not only the home but the temperamental, brooding Maxim as well
The house on 92nd Street by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young German American is solicited as a Nazi spy during WWII, he accepts the job after agreeing to go undercover for the FBI. Once he learns that his mission is to send atomic bomb secrets to the German government, the FBI chief works relentlessly to prevent this while not giving his agent's identity away
The man from U.N.C.L.E( Visual )

12 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working for the United Network Command for Law and Enforcement, the dapper, suave Napoleon Solo, and the equally dashing Illya Kuryakin, jet to exotic locations, defending the world from evil and chaos in this hit spoof on the espionage genre
The Paradine case by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful Anna Paradine is accused of poisoning her older wealthy husband. Her barrister, the happily married Anthony Keane takes the case but also lets his heart rule his head when he falls hard for his client
Ernest Hemingway's The snows of Kilimanjaro by Henry King( Visual )

20 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Harry (Gregory Peck) lies wounded and delirious in an African campsite at the foot of the snow-covered slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro, he recounts the story of his life in a series of flashbacks
Alfred Hitchcock's strangers on a train by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

13 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tennis star is harassed on a train by a psychotic who wants to swap murders, and who then proceeds to carry out his part of the unconfirmed bargain
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

6 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic screen version of Charles Dickens' beloved Christmas story with Bob Crachit, an overworked and underpaid clerk, Ebenezer Scrooge, Crachit's rich but miserly employer, Tiny Tim, and the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future
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Alternative Names
Carrol, Leo 1886-1972

Carroll, Leo

Carroll, Leo 1886-1972

Carroll, Leo Gratten 1886-1972

Leo G. Carrol

Leo G. Carroll acteur britannique

Leo G. Carroll attore inglese

Leo G. Carroll britischer Schauspieler

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Leo G. Carroll britisk skuespiller

Leo G. Carroll Brits acteur

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Лео Г. Кэррол

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English (226)

French (3)

Chinese (2)

Spanish (1)