WorldCat Identities

Maxwell, John 1875-1940

Overview
Works: 25 works in 83 publications in 2 languages and 1,677 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films  Silent films  Comedy films  Detective and mystery television programs  Film noir  Fiction 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Maxwell
Blackmail by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1929 and 2014 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Easy virtue] "After divorcing an abusive husband, an innocent woman makes a valiant effort at beginning her life anew, but she cannot escape the incidents surrounding her past"--Container
Murder! by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

10 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alfred Hitchcock, the master of suspense, is at this spine-tingling best with his thriller "Murder". When a heinous murder is committed, all evidence points to an unlikely woman. She is charged with the crime, and it looks like she is going to be convicted. Her only hope is a lone jurior who thinks she is innocent. Unable to convince his fellow jurors of her innocence, he must take it upon himself to find the real killer and bring them to justice"--Container
Rich and strange by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

11 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The sorcerer's apprentice] An innocent boy becomes the pawn in a deadly circus game gone awry
The Manxman by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

19 editions published between 1928 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two friends, one a lawyer and the other a fisherman, who both fall in love with the same woman. She marries one, but loves the other
The skin game a talking film by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landed gentry defend family that is being evicted by tradespeople who have worked their way up from the lowest section of society
Alfred Hitchcock the early years of the master of suspense( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The skin game: A poor family must resort to blackmail to get their land back after a wealthy land developer buys the family estate at an auction
Number seventeen by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective, on the tracks of a gang of thieves, falls for a girl member of the gang and they both get involved with a stolen necklace. The gang pursue them, in an attempt to retrieve both the girl and the necklace
Murder The lodger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder!: "Diana Baring is an actress who is found standing over the corpse of a fellow actress. She has amnesia and remembers nothing about the murder, or herself, and is convicted of murder and sentenced to die. One person believes she is innocent and sets out to prove it
Juno and the paycock by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Juno and the paycock] "Set in Dublin during the Irish revolution. The story follows the troubles of a poor family, a lost inheritance, a betrayal that leads to murder, and an out-of-wedlock pregnancy."--Container
The Gold Coast handbook, 1928 by J Maxwell( Book )

2 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gold Coast handbook by Gold Coast( Book )

5 editions published between 1923 and 1928 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock the legend begins by Mill Creek Entertainment( Visual )

in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspense thriller of a deserted house with a strange secret, ending in a smashing train wreck climax
Alfred Hitchcock. the early years of the master of suspense( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ring: A local prizefighter loses everything after being defeated by a champion in the ring and embarks on a quest to set up a rematch-- and revenge
The farmer's wife by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged landowner who has been a widower for five years sets out to choose a wife from the unattached women in the neighborhood, considering himself a fine catch. He and his housekeeper make a list of eligible females, whom he then pursues
Juno and the paycock ; Blackmail( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juno and the paycock: Set in Dublin during the Irish revolution, the story follows the troubles of a poor family, a lost inheritance, a betrayal that leads to murder, and an out-of-wedlock pregnancy. Blackmail: The girlfriend of a Scotland Yard detective kills an artist who has tried to rape her. The detective is assigned to the murder case, unaware that his girlfriend is both the killer and a victim of a blackmailer
Alfred Hitchcock. the early years of the master of suspense( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder!: An actress is sentenced to death after being convicted of murder, but an unconvinced juror sets out to find the real killer in time to save the innocent woman
Blackmail Easy virtue( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy virtue: Laurita Finton is accused by her husband of being in love with an artist. There is a trial, but the artist, who has been rejected by the girl, kills himself. Laurita's world is destroyed so she decides to leave, changing her identity and starting a new life. She falls in love with a rich young man, John Whittaker, but his family doesn't like Laurita, a girl with an "easy virtue". John's mother finds out about the shadows in Laurita's past and tells everything to her son
The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

39 steps: Richard Hannay is on vacation in London when he meets a mysterious woman who tells him of a spy ring which she is trying to crack. She doesn't know the identity of the masterspy, but does know a few revealing details. Later she is murdered--before Hannay can learn anything more. His own life now in danger, Hannay sets out to solve a mystery
Elstree calling( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A series of 19 musical and comedy "Vaudeville" sketches presented in the form of a live broadcast hosted by Tommy Handley"--Internet Movie Database
Hitchcock showcase the early years( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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John Maxwell Brits filmproducent (1877-1940)

John Maxwell (Filmproduzent) britischer Filmunternehmer

John Maxwell produttore cinematografico inglese

Джон Максвелл

جان مکسول (تهیه‌کننده) تهیه‌کننده بریتانیایی

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