WorldCat Identities

Dalrymple, Ian 1903-1989

Overview
Works: 72 works in 164 publications in 1 language and 1,078 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Documentary films  Short films  Romantic comedy films  Medical films (Motion pictures)  Historical films  History 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Director, Author of dialog, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ian Dalrymple
The citadel( Visual )

4 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew, a young physician, starts out with high ideals and determination to help humanity. When Welsh miners object to his research to prevent tuberculosis in the community, he goes to London, gets in with a group of rich doctors who brush aside medical ethics in their chase for money. Snapped out of his new surroundings by a bungling operation on his best friend, Andrew discards the shams of money for his original ideals
Desert victory the battle of El Alamein( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British Army and R.A.F. captured the Battle of El Alamein while it happened. Teams of cameramen followed the 8th Army troops into battle against Rommel's Afrika Korps, recording some of the most extraordinary footage of the war. Features rare and fascinating original film preserved in the Museum's archives. Some materials have never been released to the public before
Wartime moments Listen to Britain, Target for tonight, A diary for Timothy( Visual )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout World War II Britain's greatest film poet, Humphrey Jennings, concentrated on the homefront and the ways men, women and childred lived their lives, with Listen To Britain and A Diary For Timothy. Many members of the British Documentary Movement were critical of Jennings's films. Also includes Harry Watt's Target For Tonight. This series is a collection of twenty individual full length films representative of the British Documentary Film Movement. The films cover the twenty-two year period of British documentary production starting with the works of the EMB (Empire Marketing Board) and continue through the postwar era
Storm in a teacup( Visual )

5 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gentle satire on politics, love, and the press
The Vivien Leigh anniversary collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Martin's Lane: Leigh, a poor street urchin, is taken under the wing of a local street singer. He works her into his act, catching the eye of a composer who goes on to make her a star
Three cases of murder( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the macabre "In the picture," a museum guard is transported into his favorite painting and then trapped in a cruel netherworld by the artist. In "You killed Elizabeth, " an intriguing love story gone awry, one man's jealousy drives him to murder, but his identity is concealed by an elaborate web of lies. Based on a story by W. Somerset Maugham, "Lord Mountdrago" features a statesman whose political rival haunts him in nerve-racking nightmares
Old Bill & son by Bruce Bairnsfather( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lion has wings by Michael Powell( Visual )

10 editions published between 1940 and 2008 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary style feature film that portrays Great Britain's entry into World War II and highlights the strength of the Royal Air Force
Esther Waters( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Esther Waters is a young woman living in 1880. Brought up by a puritanical mother, she leaves to become a servant in an aristocratic household. There she falls in love with the footman, William Latch, who seduces and then abandons her. Pregnant and alone, she returns to London to find her mother dead. With no one but herself for comfort, she struggles to survive."--Container
The wooden horse by John Lee( Visual )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the true story behind the escape of three British POWs from Nazi Germany during World War II. A British officer has the idea of starting a daily gymnastics routine using a vaulting horse: they can place it near the boundary and start a tunnel from under it. Produced only 5 years after the end of WWII, the film established a model for many similar films that followed
Divorce of Lady X by Tim Whelan( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laurence Olivier plays Logan, a barrister who falls in love with Leslie (played by Merle Oberon), the woman he thinks his client will be soon divorcing
Target for tonight( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how an aerial raid on Germany is planned and executed by an R.A.F. bomber squadron
Paradise lagoon by J. M Barrie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crichton performs his duties perfectly, keeping order among the servants of Loam Hall and providing every comfort to his master, Lord Loam. When tragedy strikes the Loams as a result of Lady Catherine's indiscretion at a suffragette protest, Crichton suggests the family leave London and travel to the South Seas on their yacht until the unhappy episode can be forgotten. The ship overturns and the Loams and their party are washed onto a deserted island
Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un intellectuel parie avec un ami qu'en quelques mois il réussira à transformer une modeste ouvrière en dame du grand monde. Il réussira mais se désintéressera d'elle jusqu'au moment où il se rendra compte qu'il en est amoureux
Wartime homefront London can take it, Fires were started( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series is a collection of twenty individual full length films representative of the British Documentary Film Movement. The films cover the twenty-two year period of British documentary production starting with the works of the EMG (Empire Marketing Group) and continue through the postwar era
The complete Humphrey Jennings by Humphrey Jennings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Widely considered to be one of Britain's greatest filmmakers, Humphrey Jennings has long been celebrated as one of the cinema's true poets. This, the second of three volumes which brings together his entire directorial output, features five films made between 1941-1943 which show Jennings at the peak of his tragically short but outstanding career."--Container
Dear Mr. Prohack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Civil servant who is extremely frugal with the government's money, suddenly inherits a large fortune and becomes a spendthrift
Listen to Britain( Visual )

4 editions published between 1941 and 1942 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poetic treatment, using no narration, of the British people during World War II. A vivid tapestry of sound and image intersperses scenes of British preparedness and tranquility
Old Bill & son, the story of the film by Bruce Bairnsfather( Book )

3 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I was a fireman by Humphrey Jennings( Visual )

8 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatised re-staging of one day in the life of an AFS Unit during the height of the London Blitz
 
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Storm in a teacup
Alternative Names
Ian Dalrymple sdafrikanischer Filmproduzent

Айан Далримпл

ایان دالریمپل فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان اهل آفریقای جنوبی

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English (81)

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Three cases of murder