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Haye, Helen 1874-1957

Overview
Works: 31 works in 77 publications in 3 languages and 2,907 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Spy films  Detective and mystery films  Motion pictures  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Helen Haye
The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and held by 1,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the escapades of Richard Hanney, who stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors
Hobson's choice by David Lean ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An owner of a Victorian-era boot shop finds himself in a battle of wills with his headstrong eldest daughter, who wants to make her own professional and personal decisions in her life
Richard III by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Begins by recapitulating the final scene of Henry IV, Part III with Edward IV being crowned king. In the background of the celebration, Richard jealously views the proceedings. Soon afterwards, Edward IV is murdered, drowned in a vat of wine. Richard becomes king and, after proceeding with a succession of intrigues and duplicities, he finds his kingdom in dire peril, set upon by Henry Tudor and mustering a final defense for his realm at the Battle of Bosworth. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
The skin game a talking film ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 133 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
The man in grey by Leslie Arliss ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This tale of treachery put both the Gainsborough melodrama and actor James Mason on the map. The star-to-be plays Lord Rohan, a cruel nobleman who marries the naive and sweet-natured Clarissa for the sole purpose of producing an heir; meanwhile, Clarissa's conniving best friend, Hesther, plots against her for her own nefarious ends. Set in England in the early 19th century
Madonna of the seven moons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lurid tale of sex and psychosis is among the wildest of the Gainsborough melodramas. Set in Italy, it begins as a comparatively sedate tale about a respectable, convent-raised woman who is haunted by the memory of being raped as a teenager. But when her grown daughter returns from school, her life begins to unravel in monumentally surprising ways
Alfred Hitchcock the early years of the master of suspense ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 105 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
The skin game by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1931 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story about a conflict between two wealthy families. One is the established gentry, the other is a progressive newcomer who buys up much of the land in the area for industrial development. Story centers on their attempts to destroy one another
Hitchcock favorites ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ring throws three lovers into the hazardous world of boxing and walks the fine line between love and danger. A young woman is married to a fighter but when she loses interest she flees into the arms of his rival. It takes a near lethal punch to put things into perspective
The ultimate Hitchcock collection ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jamaica Inn: Mary is an Irish orphan girl sent to stay with her aunt and uncle, proprietors of the notorious Jamaica Inn. Mary soon discovers that the inn has a terrible secret, and the strange abode is about to claim its next victim
Alfred Hitchcock. the early years of the master of suspense ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 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
The case of the frightened lady ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ancient and mysterious house of 'Mark's Priory' is the family seat of the Lebanon family. Lady Lebanon (Helen Haye) is desperate to have an heir to carry on the family name and has told her son, Lord William (Marius Goring) that he must marry her niece, Isla Crane (Penelope Dudley-Ward). But Lord William has no intention of marrying, and Isla has fallen in love with a young architect who is renovating Mark's Priory. Lady Lebanon's desire to have the Lebanon name continue, along with her doctor's scheming intrigues, creates a crescendo of tension that only murder can release. But who is the homicidal maniac, and what sinister motives lurk beneath the servants' strange behaviour? As the police are called in to investigate, the shadows of terror and death lurk in every corner of mark's Priory
Alfred Hitchcock collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Alfred Hitchcock continues to be one of the best-known and most popular filmmakers of all time. This collection highlights some of the master's most memorable films"--Packaging
The early Hitchcock collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of nine Alfred Hitchcock's earliest films running from the silent film era to the invention of talkies. These are presented together for the first time, with many of them unavailable in the UK before
Juego sucio ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfred Hitchcock the skin game ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this early Hitchcock outing he sets two clans against each other in a pint-sized English village. Does it sound like the Hatfields and the McCoys? That's basically what it boils down to an old and long-established family squares off against another more "progressive" family. As their feud continues, each side becomes more and more determined
Lilacs in the spring ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A famous World War II stage star suffers amnesia after an air raid in London and cannot decide among several potential suitors. While experiencing amnesia, she has several "flights of fancy" in which she imagines herself to be historical courtesan Nell Gwyn, Queen Victoria and, finally her own mother as a wartime entertainer.-- From the Motion Picture Guide, 1927-1983, v. 5
Atlantic ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A very early British talkie version of the doomed Titanic story, complete with a rare dramatic role for comedian Monte Banks"--Container
The skin game by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hitchcock collection. Jamaica Inn ; The 39 steps ; The farmer's wife ; Easy virtue ; The skin game ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 39 steps: After giving refuge to a mysterious woman in his London flat, Richard Hannay finds her murdered, but not before she tells him she is trying to crack a foreign spy ring. Sought by police and the real killers, he desperately tries to clear his name before he becomes the next victim
 
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Alternative Names
Hay, Helen, 1874-1957
Languages
English (57)
Spanish (7)
French (1)
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