WorldCat Identities

Webb, Roy 1888-1982

Overview
Works: 536 works in 1,305 publications in 6 languages and 19,413 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Comedy films  Screwball comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Spy films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Musician, Cinematographer , Arranger, Scenarist, acm
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Roy Webb
 
Most widely held works by Roy Webb
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( Visual )

20 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
Alfred Hitchcock's Notorious by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

45 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troubled beauty Alicia Huberman is recruited by American agent T.R. Devlin to infiltrate a German spy ring in postwar Rio. When she receives orders to seduce a Nazi kingpin, Alicia must sacrifice the only happiness she's ever known for a perilous mission that could ultimately cost her and Devlin their lives
Marty by Delbert Mann( Visual )

27 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty is a nice guy, living with his mother in the Bronx, hanging around with similarly socially inept friends, dreaming of owning his own butcher's shop, and maybe even finding a girl to love. The people around him don't think Marty will make anything more of himself than he already has--life is comfortable, why would Marty want to change? But when Marty meets Clara, a schoolteacher with similar aspirations, Marty is motivated to do remarkable things
Out of the past by RKO Radio Pictures( Visual )

18 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-time private investigator walks the straight and narrow of small-town life until an acquaintance from his past pulls him back into the troubles he'd left behind
Murder, my sweet by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

8 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-on-his-luck private detective searches for an ex-convict's missing girlfriend and finds himself in a dark world of mayhem and murder. Based on Raymond Chandler's novel, Farewell My Lovely
I remember mama by Shirley Caesar( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the struggles of a Norwegian immigrant family at the turn of the century in San Francisco
My favorite wife by Garson Kanin( Visual )

5 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellen (Dunne), supposedly dead, returns to the U.S. to find husband Nick (Grant) married to another woman (Patrick)
Cat people : the curse of the cat people( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cat people: A woman fears that an ancient curse will be transform her into a panther if aroused to passion, anger, or jealousy
I married a witch by René Clair( Visual )

13 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and French and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a witch who was burned at the stake 300 years ago. She plans to take revenge by marrying the descendent of her persecutors and ruining his political aspirations, but doesn't count on falling in love!
Crossfire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A police captain methodically unravels the truth behind the brutal murder of an innocent Jewish man by a World War II soldier with a rabid hatred of Jews
I walked with a zombie by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

10 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I walked with a zombie: A young Canadian nurse comes to the West Indies to care for the wife of a plantation manager, who suffers from a strange catatonic condition
Clash by night by Fritz Lang( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and French and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A party girl decides she has had enough of the wild lifestyle and returns to her childhood home, where she finds security with a new husband but soon finds herself in an affair with his best friend
Kitty Foyle the natural history of a woman by Sam Wood( Visual )

10 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kitty, a working-class girl, endures the rejection of Philadelphia society, makes her own way as a single woman, and ultimately chooses between an unmarried arrangement with Main Line scion Wynnewood Strafford VI or marriage to a struggling physician
Isle of the dead by Mark Robson( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isle of the dead: A group of strangers are all quarantined inside the same house after an outbreak of the plague
The Leopard Man by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

14 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Leopard Man (66 min.): A leopard escapes from a nightclub and proceeds to wreak havoc on the populace
Booth Tarkington's Alice Adams by George Stevens( Visual )

4 editions published between 1935 and 2003 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social climber Alice tries to push her clodhopper family to the background and assumes airs to win the love of an amiable, wealthy young man
Houdini by George Marshall( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From [Houdini's] beginning as a "wild man" carnival act to the internationally famous feat of escaping from a locked trunk in an ice-jammed river, Houdini effectively captures the amazing life and courage of this fascinating man"--Container
Cat people : classic music for the Val Lewton films by Roy Webb( )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman of the Year: Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle
High, wide, and handsome : the river journals of Norman D. Nevills by Norman D Nevills( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Now editor Roy Webb presents Nevills not through the publicists' eyes, nor those of his detractors, but through Nevills's own, in the form of his river journals." "In these pages, Nevills shares his fears, his frustrations, his failings, but also his utter joy in the beauty and excitement of the river and his drive to share it with the world. In these pioneering whitewater adventures we witness the birth of one of America's fastest growing outdoor pastimes."--Jacket
 
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Bringing up Baby
Alternative Names
Roy Webb Amerikaans componist (1888-1982)

Roy Webb amerikansk komponist

Roy Webb amerikansk kompositör

Roy Webb compositeur américain

Roy Webb compositore statunitense

Roy Webb US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist

Webb, Roy

Рой Уэбб американский композитор

روی وب آهنگساز آمریکایی

ロイ・ウェッブ

破土重生(電影)

羅伊·韋伯

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Alfred Hitchcock's NotoriousMartyCat people : the curse of the cat peopleGreatest classic films collectionHigh, wide, and handsome : the river journals of Norman D. Nevills