WorldCat Identities

Barrie, Wendy 1912-1978

Overview
Works: 75 works in 126 publications in 2 languages and 1,806 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 823
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Wendy Barrie
 
Most widely held works by Wendy Barrie
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The hound of the Baskervilles ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 400 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 private life of Henry VIII by Alexander Korda( Visual )
12 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Alexander Korda's first major international success is a raucous, entertaining, even poignant glimpse into the bedrooms of the infamous king and his six wives."--Container
Dead end by William Wyler( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and French and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the mean streets on New York's Lower East Side, Drina hopes to save her brother from a life of crime. But notorious hoodlum Baby Face Martin has come back to his old haunts looking for trouble and threatening to drag the boy down with him. Drina turns to her childhood friend Dave for help. But can he stop Martin without becoming just like him?"--Container
The complete Sherlock Holmes collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 222 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 Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 214 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 George Sanders Saint movies collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Debonair thief-turned-detective Simon Templar circles the globe to solve cases with charm and cunning in a series of fast-paced RKO films (1939-41) full of clever banter and cleverer twists based on stories by best-selling author Leslie Charteris"--Container
The Shadow Stake out. Suspense : The moment of darkness ( Recording )
in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The falcon mystery movie collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miscreants beware! The Falcon is on the hunt! Suave, sophisticated, hard-boiled and high-minded, amateur sleuths Gay and Tom Lawrence. Collection includes: The Gay Falcon; A Date with The Falcon; The Falcon Takes Over; The Falcon's Brother; The Falcon Strikes Back; The Falcon in Danger; and The Falcon and the Co-eds
Submarine alert ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a devious plot, the FBI unexpectedly fires a loyal radio engineer played by Richard Arlen. Embittered and vengeful at his ill-treatment, he is the ideal bait for a team of Nazi saboteurs who are up to no good. Realizing that he has been set up as part of an FBI plan to capture the Spy ring, the radio engineer works to help catch the Nazis as well as help a fellow engineer who's also been recruited by the saboteurs
Murder a la mod The moving finger ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The moving finger: A wounded bank robber with $90,000 in stolen cash is found in the basement of a beatnik coffee house by the bunch of "grubby bohemians."
Sherlock Holmes the hound of the Baskervilles ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Sir Charles Baskerville is killed outside of Baskerville Hall, Dr. Mortimer fears that the curse of the Baskervilles has struck again. He enlists the help of Sherlock Homes, before another Baskerville can succumb to the evil legend
The Saint strikes back ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simon Templar, the Saint, travels to San Fransisco to solve crime mysteries within the police department
The Saint's double trouble ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I am the law ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dynamic law professor is drafted by a civic leader to put an end to the city's organized-crime activity
Sherlock Holmes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Sir Charles Baskerville is killed outside of Baskerville Hall, Dr. Mortimer fears that the curse of the Baskervilles has struck again. He enlists the help of Sherlock Homes, before another Baskerville can succumb to the evil legend
Suspense: the moment of darkness ( Recording )
in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The moment of darkness" involves a murder following a seance on an express train between Paris and the French Riviera
Love on a bet ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In order to raise money to produce a play (as well as prove that the plot isn't ridiculous), Michael McCreigh makes a bet with his Uncle Carlton that he can begin in Central Park in his underwear and, without paying or borrowing for transportation, get to California in 10 days with a decent suit, $100...and a fiance. If he wins, he gets $15,000 to produce the play; if he loses, he must accept a job in his uncle's packing plant
The Saint strikes back ; Criminal court ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Saint strikes back : The Saint helps a girl trap thieves who have framed her father. Criminal court: an attorney accidentally kills a crooked saloon owner, but his girlfriend is arrested and jailed for the man's murder. The attorney, who has never lost a case, must prove to the jury that he was the one responsible
Wedding rehearsal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reggie, the impish Marquis of Buckminster, has many friends and is happy with his present bachelor lifestyle. But his grandmother demands that he now get married to one of a few suitable women that she names, and have some children. Two of the women are twin sisters who are friends of his from another aristocratic family, so he visits them, and learns that they already have fianceĢs, but commoners, against their family's wishes. If he can help them to marry the men they want, it will also shorten the list of candidates and maybe help him remain single, so Reggie does everything he can to help them
Five came back ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve people are aboard Coast Air Line's flagship the Silver Queen enroute to South America when the airplane encounters a storm and is blown off course. Crashing into jungles known to be inhabited by head hunters, pilots Bill and Joe race against time to fix the engines and attempt a take off. The situation brings out the best and worst in the stranded dozen as they create a makeshift runway and prepare to escape before the natives attack. But damage to the plane and low fuel reserves means that only 5 people can be carried to safety. Do both Bill and Joe make the flight out? And what about the rest: Peggy, a woman with a slightly tarnished past; Pete, a racketeer who is escorting his boss's young son Tommy; Alice and Judson, eloping lovers who seem to have less in common as their plight changes one of them in the other's eyes; Crimp, who is bringing criminal Vasquez to justice; Prof. and Mrs. Spengler, an elderly couple whom become closer due to their predicament; and finally, is flight attendant Larry among the five? And who decides who lives and dies?
 
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Alternative Names
Jenkins, Marguerite Wendy 1912-1978
Jenkins, Wendy 1912-1978
Languages
English (62)
French (1)
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