WorldCat Identities

Frend, Charles 1909-1977

Overview
Works: 80 works in 207 publications in 3 languages and 1,318 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biography  Juvenile works  Spy films  War films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Director, Film editor, Author of screenplay, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Charles Frend Publications by Charles Frend
posthumous Publications by Charles Frend, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Charles Frend
Goodbye, Mr. Chips by Sam Wood ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A shy British school master named Mr. Chipping devotes his life to teaching "his boys" after the death of his lovely, energetic American wife Katherine. Told via flashbacks, the film features an aged Mr. Chipping looking back nostalgically at his long career, taking note of the people who've touched his life over the years
The cruel sea by Charles Frend ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lt. Commander Ericson and his crew find they are fighting not only the Germans, but the age-old enemy, the sea, in this World War II action drama
A run for your money ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two Welsh mining brothers win tickets to a rugby match in London pitting England against Wales. Overzealous in their first trip to London, the brothers become separated from their group and then each other, and a newpaper gardening correspondent is given the task of locating the brothers for a human interest story
Scott of the Antarctic by Charles Frend ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the adventures of Robert Scott as he attempted to explore the unknown region of the Antarctic
Sabotage by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The manager of a small British cinema is suspected of disrupting the supply of electricity to the city ... and more seriously, setting a time bomb
Sabotage Secret agent ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sabotage: A saboteur lives a double life with his wife and brother in law, who know nothing of his secret profession. Secret agent: A British soldier and novelist returns home during World War I to find that a government agency has faked a report of his death
Secret agent by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British Intelligence agents, posing as man and wife, have orders to eliminate an enemy agent in Switzerland during World War I
British war collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five classic British war movies depicting the drama and courage of a nation and its citizens during World War II
San Demetrio, London ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on an actual World War II event, the officers and men of the British oil tanker San Demetrio set sail for Texas to load their cargo and return home with the precious oil needed for the war effort. When the San Demetrio encounters a German battleship, a deadly struggle to bring the burning vessel home ensues
The Foreman went to France by Charles Frend ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An English factory foreman journeys to newly-occupied France at the onset of World War II charged with recovering three machine parts vital to the Allied war effort
Trouble in the sky ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A British pilot faces a court of inquiry about the crash of a jet airliner
The magnet ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Centered on Johnny Brent (James Fox) a boy who fleeces a younger child out of his beloved magnet. In its place he offers an 'invisible' timepiece and there begins the chain of chaos in which the young swindler absconds from his home with the mistaken belief that he has somehow caused the young child's death. Unbeknownst to him he has become the town hero and as the unsung victor remains on the run the community are left to make sense of the goings-on from speculation and gossip ..."--Container
The sky-bike by Charles Frend ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom and Mr. Lovejoy discover they have competition in building a flying bicycle
British war collection ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five films focusing on the British effors of World War II
The sky-bike by Charles Frend ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The conquest of the air John Monk Saunders' story of man's greatest achievement ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first in what was to be a trilogy on the development of land, sea and air transport, this history of man's discovery of flight pieces together important points in history to create a documentary drama. Using original footage as well as reconstructions featuring a host of famous actors, including Laurence Olivier as one of the important figures of flight. From Leonardo Da Vinci and the Wright Brothers to Von Zeppelin and Amelia Earhart, there is much on 1930s commercial flying as well as experimental planes and helicopters. The documentary provides an interesting and highly cinematic account of the evolution of aviation
The long arm ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of robberies is solved by a Scotland Yard superintendent
Sabotage Young and innocent ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Sabotage, a movie theatre cashier suspects her mild-mannered husband is a traitor who is terrorizing London. In Young and innocent, when a young screenwriter is accused of murder, the police chief's daughter helps him escape to search for the real killer. With no alibi and few clues, the young couple take the high road to danger and romance
Barnacle Bill ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain William Horatio Ambrose has tried hard to preserve his family's tradition of producing distinguished naval officers but unfortunately suffers from chronic seasickness. By way of compensation he decides to buy an amusement pier off the coast of Sandcastle-On-Sea, the success of which niggles the local council and its stuffy mayor who plans to have it closed down. But the captain is not a man to be trifled with and has a cunning plan up his decorated sleeves, and it just might work
Ealing classics DVD collection four classic Ealing films on DVD ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Frend, C. (Charles), 1909-1977
Languages
English (129)
German (1)
French (1)