WorldCat Identities

Bruce, Nigel 1895-1953

Overview
Works: 520 works in 1,347 publications in 3 languages and 19,569 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Interviews  Motion pictures  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Proofreader, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 1,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fragil, gently-reared young English heiress fears she has just married a murderer
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A vacationing young lady meets, falls in love with, and marries handsome and wealthy widower Maxim de Winter. He takes his new bride home to his estate, Manderley. But the new Mrs. de Winter finds her married life dominated by the sinister, almost spectral influence of Maxim's late wife, Rebecca, who still rules from beyond the grave
The new adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Anthony Boucher ( Recording )
34 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The two original episodes of "The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" were first broadcast during the 1940s. The two stories "The Unfortunate Tobacconist" and "The Paradol Chamber" star Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce
Sherlock Holmes and the secret weapon by Roy William Neill ( Visual )
84 editions published between 1942 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes battles his arch rival, Professor Moriarty, who has kidnapped the inventor of a new bombsite
Dressed to kill by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Visual )
93 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three music boxes are the only clues that Holmes has to work with to find the location of bank notes stolen from the Bank of England
Limelight by Charlie Chaplin ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and German and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1914 London, the film stars Chaplin as an aging music hall comic who's convinced he can no longer move people to laughter. But he gets a final opportunity to shine when he saves a young, equally desperate ballet dancer from suicide, then guides her to triumph on the stage
The woman in green by Roy William Neill ( Visual )
68 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hypnotism, blackmail and fiendish murders lead Holmes and Watson straight to the evil Professor Moriarty and his lovely accomplice
Terror by night ( Visual )
70 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes investigates the theft of a precious gem and an unusual murder aboard a train bound from London to Edinburgh
The blue bird ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a rare departure from her usual screen persona, Shirley Temple plays Mytyl, a selfish, spoiled little girl who doesn't appreciate her loving family. She and her brother are sent by the good fairy Berylune on a journey to find "the bird that means happiness."
The adventures of Sherlock Holmes ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Moriarty has at long last been brought to trial for murder, but is acquitted after the court finds a lack of sufficient evidence. Moriarty wastes no time in plotting his next crime, but he must first divert the attention of the Great Detective
Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Jim Hawkins works on the ship known as the Hispaniola. Posing as a cook, one-legged Long John Silver joins the crew seeking to steal the treasure and ship
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The hound of the Baskervilles ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first of the fourteen Sherlock Holmes films starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. After learning the history of the Baskerville curse from the hirsute Dr. Mortimer, Sherlock Holmes takes upon himself the responsibility of protecting sole heir Henry Baskerville from suffering the same fate as his ancestors: a horrible death at the fangs of the huge hound of Grimpen Moor. Unable to head to Baskerville mansion immediately, Holmes sends his colleague Dr. Watson to act as his surrogate. What Watson doesn't know is that Holmes, donning several clever disguises, is closely monitoring the activities of everyone in and around the estate
The charge of the light brigade by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flynn stars in this classic tale of a band of British Lancers who challenge an army of 25,000 Russians
The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sidney Lanfield ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson are called upon to solve the case of a 200 year old curse. Is the creature menacing the young baronet a real life monster, a supernatual apparition or simply an hallucination? When Holmes and Watson are called in the game is afoot!
Stand up and cheer! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
FDR appoints a Secretary of Amusement in order to cheer up the American public. But when greedy industrialists who are profiting from the Depression thwart his every move, the Secretary begins to lose hope. That is, until he learns that some of the performances he has organized, including one by little Shirley Dugan, are lifting the nation out of its misery
The Scarlet Pimpernel by Harold Young ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and German and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An apparently ineffectual member of royalty by day dons a peasant's costume at night and defies the bloody tribunals of the French Revolution by snatching the doomed aristocrats from the guillotine
Roxie Hart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roxie agrees to be accused of murder so the publicity will advance her dancing career. Whether she actually committed the crime is irrelevant to the reporters, who fall all over themselves to give Roxie her 15 minutes of fame
She ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Randolph Scott leads an expedition into the uncharted arctic in search of a mythical fountain of youth in She. Stranded in the frigid wilderness, Leo and his companions (Nigel Bruce and Helen Mack) stumble onto a colony of ferocious cave dwellers, guardians of Kor, a fantastic subterranean lost kingdom wherein lies the secret to eternal life"--Container
The corn is green by Irving Rapper ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schoolteacher Lilly Moffat is dismayed by conditions in a Welsh mining town. She sets up a school to teach fundamental education to the villagers. Her housekeeper and daughter oppose the project, as does the local Squire who will not rent her space. Using part of her own home, she goes ahead with Miss Moffat's School
The complete Sherlock Holmes collection ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Basil Rathbone portrays the deductive genius, Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce his mystified colleague, Dr. Watson in these fourteen classic films
 
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Alternative Names
Bruce, William Nigel
Bruce, William Nigel 1895-1953
Bruce, William Nigel Ernle, 1895-1953
Languages
English (491)
Spanish (14)
German (9)
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