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Hamer, Robert 1911-1963

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Most widely held works about Robert Hamer
 
Most widely held works by Robert Hamer
Kind hearts and coronets by Robert Hamer( Visual )

99 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impatient to become duke, the ninth in line decides to eliminate the eight relatives standing in his way in this tart black comedy. Obstructing the path to his title is Alec Guinness, in one of his greatest performaces, playing all eight relatives
Jamaica Inn by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

17 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maureen O'Hara's first film is the brooding story of a nobleman who leads a cutthroat ship-looting band of men. Charles Laughton is a magnificent villain and Hitchcock glories in the moody atmosphere
School for scoundrels by Todd Phillips( Visual )

18 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. S. Potter is headmaster of a school which gives instruction on "How to win without actually cheating." The school teaches the ways to seduce a women, gain points in a conversation, or beating someone who plays a better game. One of Mr. Potter's pupils is a desperate Henry Palfrey whose every attempt to win the heart of April Smith has been thwarted by the cad Raymond Delauney. Needless to say Mr. Potter's instructions allow Henry to vanquish his nemesis and win April's affections, though not quite as Mr. Potter had intended
Dead of night by Alberto Cavalcanti( Visual )

37 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and French and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen of Spades: A gambling craze is sweeping 19th century St. Petersburg, yet a dashing Russian army captain is too impoverished to participate. But when he learns of a key to gaming riches, he will stop at nothing to steal it the sinister secret for himself
Kind hearts and coronets : with Alec Guinness : directed by Robert Hamer by Robert Hamer( Book )

7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis Mazzini seeks to avenge his mother's disinheritance by ascending to her family's dukedom. To do this, he must kill eight of his relatives in the d'Ascoyne family
Alec Guinness 5-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man in the white suit: An eccentric chemist one day invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out or gets dirty
The scapegoat( Visual )

7 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When John Barratt meets Count Jacques De Gué while vacationing in the South of France, the lonely university professor can't believe his eyes, the Count is his exact double! But when Barratt awakens after a night of heavy drinking, he finds De Gué has vanished, leaving the professor in his place. Based on the novel by Daphne du Maurier
Dead of night ; The queen of spades( Visual )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen of spades: A gambling craze is sweeping 19th century St. Petersburg, yet a dashing Russian army captain is too impoverished to participate. But when he learns that an aging coutness may hold the ultimate key to gaming riches, the desperate young officer will stop at nothing to steal the sinister secret for himself. When fortunes are won and lost with the turn of a card, will one man wager his very soul on a final twist of fate?
To Paris with love by Robert Hamer( Visual )

10 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alec Guinness plays Sir Edgar Fraser, a widowed Scottish aristocrat who decides that it is time to introduce his 20-year-old son to the opposite sex. This, he decides, must be done in Paris, the most romantic city in the world. So off they go, and Sir Edgar is determined to find a beautiful, spirited girl for his son. This he does, but complications arise when he finds himself falling for her. Matters become even more tangled when his son falls in love with the woman he has found for his father
Alec Guinness( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following his mother's death, Edwardian gentleman Louis Mazzini plots to avenge her by seizing the dukedom of the aristocratic d'Ascoyne family. To gain this inheritance, Louis must first murder a line of eccentric heirs to the title
It always rains on Sunday by Robert Hamer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British housewife's life is turned upside down by the reappearance of an old flame, now on the lam from the police
Noblesse oblige by Robert Hamer( Visual )

14 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afin de reconquérir son titre de noblesse, Louis d'Ascoyne Mazzini, renié par sa famille, décide de se venger de ceux qui l'ont écarté. Mourront tour à tour sept personnes. Tout irait pour le mieux s'il n'était pas arreté pour un meurtre qu'il n'a pas commis
San Demetrio, London( Visual )

9 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on an actual World War II event, the officers and men of the British oil tanker San Demetrio set sail for Texas to load their cargo and return home with the precious oil needed for the war effort. When the San Demetrio encounters a German battleship, a deadly struggle to bring the burning vessel home ensues
The long memory( Visual )

4 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man seeks revenge but will he destroy himself in the process? After a long jail term for a crime he did not commit, a man is torn between revenge (which will probably destroy him) or making a new life for himself
Noblesse oblige by Robert Hamer( Book )

5 editions published in 1962 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adel verpflichtet = (Kind hearts and coronets)( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ealing comedy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The legendary Ealing Studios were home to some of Britain's most enduring - and endearing - comedies. It is the oldest continuously-working studio facility for film in the world, and has launched the careers of many of Britain's greatest stars. Collected here are five of Ealing's rib-tickling comedies, replete with gags and guffaws galore!"--Container
Ocho sentencias de muerte = Kind hearts and coronets by Robert Hamer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un joven inventa una manera de vengar la afrenta que se le hizo a él y a su madre por parte de la aristocrática familia D'Ascoyne. El plan: quitarse de en medio a los herederos que están por delante de él para convertirse en el duque de la familia. Personas a eliminar: en total, ocho
School for scoundrels (1960)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. S. Potter is headmaster of a school which gives instruction on "How to win without actually cheating." The school teaches the ways to seduce a women, gain points in a conversation, or beating someone who plays a better game. One of Mr. Potter's pupils is a desperate Henry Palfrey whose every attempt to win the heart of April Smith has been thwarted by the cad Raymond Delauney. Needless to say Mr. Potter's instructions allow Henry to vanquish his nemesis and win April's affections, though not quite as Mr. Potter had intended
Detective( Visual )

4 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Father Brown hears that Flambeau, an international art thief, is planning to steal a priceless cross once owned by Saint Augustine during its transportation to Rome, he is delighted at the opportunity to match wits with a criminal of such repute
 
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Kind hearts and coronets
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Robert Hamer Brits filmregisseur (1911-1963)

Robert Hamer cinéaste

Robert Hamer englischer Regisseur und Drehbuchautor

Robert Hamer regista e sceneggiatore britannico

Роберт Хеймер режиссёр

רוברט האמר

رابرت هیمر فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان بریتانیایی

罗伯特·哈默

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