WorldCat Identities

Bruce, Nigel 1895-1953

Overview
Works: 510 works in 1,381 publications in 4 languages and 19,606 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Interviews  Guidebooks  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Proofreader, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Nigel Bruce Publications about Nigel Bruce
Publications by  Nigel Bruce Publications by Nigel Bruce
posthumous Publications by Nigel Bruce, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Nigel Bruce
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life--and a bank account that's strictly low-life
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in English and held by 1,128 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
Sherlock Holmes and the secret weapon by Roy William Neill ( Visual )
85 editions published between 1942 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes vs. his arch rival, Professor Moriarty, who has kidnapped the inventor of a new bombsight
Dressed to kill by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Visual )
86 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 966 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
The new adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Anthony Boucher ( Recording )
34 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and held by 883 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
Limelight by Charlie Chaplin ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and German and held by 871 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 )
66 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and held by 779 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 by Basil Rathobone ( Visual )
69 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 695 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. Holmes unravels a complicated scheme based on false identities and murder performed with poison darts
The Sherlock Holmes collection by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Visual )
67 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes and the secret weapon (68 min.). In London during World War II, Holmes and Watson are pitted against their arch-nemesis Professor Moriarty, who has kidnapped the inventor of a new bombsight. Based on the story: The dancing men / by Arthur Conan Doyle -- The woman in green (68 min.). Holmes investigates a series of murders in which each victim's forefinger is cut off. Based on characters created by Arthur Conan Doyle
The blue bird ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woodcutter's two children are led by a fairy through the past, present, and even the future to find the Bluebird of Happiness
The adventures of Sherlock Holmes ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson try to help a desperate woman who has a curse on her family ; also Dr. Moriarty is trying to steal the Crown Jewels
Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 450 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 )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 392 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 )
10 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flynn stars in this classic tale of a band of British Lancers who challenge an army of 25,000 Russians
Stand up and cheer! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 322 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 Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1939 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson investigate the reappearance of a seemingly supernatural hound, bent on destroying the House of the Baskervilles in accordance with an ancient curse
The Scarlet Pimpernel by Leslie Howard ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1935 and 2000 in English and held by 270 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 269 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
The complete Sherlock Holmes collection ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 253 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
The corn is green by Irving Rapper ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in English and held by 247 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
 
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Alternative Names
Bruce, William Nigel
Bruce, William Nigel 1895-1953
Bruce, William Nigel Ernle 1895-1953
Languages
English (552)
German (8)
Spanish (3)
Italian (1)
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