WorldCat Identities

Brooks, Leslie 1922-

Overview
Works: 12 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 132 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997.85, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Leslie Brooks, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Leslie Brooks
 
Most widely held works by Leslie Brooks
Tonight and every night ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a real theatre troupe who performed every night despite the constant bombing and increasing danger in war time london
Dangerous dames collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Strange Love Of Martha Ivers. Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Kirk Douglas, Van Heflin. A predatory female (Stanwyck) plots to rid herself of a meek husband (Douglas) and silence a former lover (Heflin) who may have witnessed the "untimely" death of her mean-spirited, wealthy stepmother. Too Late For Tears. Cast: Lizabeth Scott, Arthur Kennedy. Pennies from heaven quickly turn to blood money when a married couple (Scott, Kennedy) mistakenly receives a satchel of stolen cash and the faithless wife schemes to keep the loot for herself!. Lady Of Burlesque. Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Michael O'Shea. A striptease artist (Stanwyck) is up to her neck in trouble when two fellow dancers are found strangled by their own g-strings and she becomes the prime suspect! . Blonde Ice. Cast: Leslie Brooks, Robert Paige. A blonde bombshell (Brooks) rises from humble beginnings to become a successful society columnist by romancing wealthy men who all die under mysterious circumstances. One of the most deadly femme fatales in the history of film noir!. A Life At Stake. Cast: Angela Lansbury, Keith Andes An enterprising businesswoman (Lansbury) has big plans for an out-of-work architect (Andes)--a lucrative job and an illicit love affair. Unfortunately for him, her plans also include murder!. Please Murder Me. Cast: Angela Lansbury, Raymond Burr. A sultry femme fatale (Lansbury) accused of killing her husband tricks a love-smitten attorney (Burr) into acquitting her. But when the lawyer learns he's been duped, he sets an ingenious trap to bring the murderess to justice
Blonde ice ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bizarre tale of a beautiful society columnist whose desire for money and position turn her into a serial killer ... a story most Hollywood studios of the 1940's wouldn't touch
Midnight mysteries collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Scarlet Street a lonely bank clerk is ensnarled in an embezzlement scheme by an alluring streetwalker. In The Red House a reclusive farmer living with his spinster sister and adopted daughter goes to extreme lengths to protect the dark secret of a decaying house on his property. In The Scar a wanted criminal murders a look-alike psychiatrist and assumes his identity, even fooling his lover. In The Stranger a federal agent poses as an antique dealer to snare a Nazi war criminal living incognity with his unsuspecting American fiancée. In Woman on the Run the sole witness to a gangland murder goes into hiding but is trailed by the police and by his wife who suspects he is actually running away from their unsuccessful marriage. In Inner Sanctum a man accidentally kills his fiancée as he exits a train after an eccentric traveler warns him not to get off at the next stop
Deadly dames film noir collector's set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The naked kiss: A former prostitute, hoping to fit into mainstream society, moves to an all-American suburb, but her past comes back to haunt her
Forgotten noir ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eye witness: A New York lawyer who comes to England to help a wartime pal wrongly accused of murder. Who is the mysterious missing witness and will she be found in time to save a man's life?
Crime classics DVD collection 50 movie pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cover girl by Charles Vidor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dancer in a Brooklyn night club catches the eye of a magazine publisher, who sees in her potential as a future cover girl
Mystery collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Tough guys & gals ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Murder and mayhem on the streets of crime!
Secret of the whistler ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An artist kills his second wife to prevent her from exposing his attempt to murder his first wife
 
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Alternative Names
Gettman, Lorraine 1922-2011
Gettman, Virginia Leslie 1922-2011 Wirklicher Name
Languages
English (13)