WorldCat Identities

Vosper, Frank 1899-1937

Overview
Works: 53 works in 155 publications in 4 languages and 1,959 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films  Crime films  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Frank Vosper
 
Most widely held works by Frank Vosper
Alfred Hitchcock's The Man Who Knew Too Much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

53 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this heart-pounding suspense story, spies kidnap a young girl, in an attempt to prevent her parents from revealing what they know about an assassination plot. The action takes you from the Swiss Alps to Britain's Albert Hall and London's East End."
Love from a stranger, a play in three acts by Frank Vosper( Book )

10 editions published between 1936 and 1964 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic British thrillers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red ensign: David Barr conceives a radical new ship design to revolutionize the industry. He is ruthless in his determination to build 20 of the ships-- and an equally ruthless rival will stop at nothing to foil him
People like us : a play by Frank Vosper( Book )

5 editions published between 1929 and 1951 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder on the second floor; a mystery play in three acts by Frank Vosper( Book )

4 editions published between 1929 and 1930 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyes in the night. Blind detective McLain investigates the murder of Miss Lawry's boyfriend with the aid of his seeing-eye dog. The only clue is the odor of violets in the room. From this clue McLain builds a case against Nazi spies headed by someone close to Miss Lawry. Kennel murder case. Detective Philo Vance grapples with a classic sealed-room murder mystery involving participants in a snooty Long Island dog show. The limping man: An ex G.I. returns to England to look up a wartime girlfriend and rekindle their romance. He soon realizes his ex-girlfriend has become involved with racketeers but before he can untangle her mess, he helps the local police track down a deadly sniper. The spy in white: Set in Turkey this spy thriller is about two guards who lose their jobs when they get into a fight with an Arab prince who tries to seduce one of their girl friends and discover that the prince is about to overthrow the Turkish government
Young and innocent ; The man who knew too much( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young and innocent, released in the United States as The girl was young, tells the story of a man falsely accused of murder who enlists the help of the police constable's young daughter to clear his name. In The man who knew too much, which Hitchcock was to remake in 1956, a couple's child is kidnapped by a band of international spies to prevent the mother from revealing what she was told about an assassination plot
Jew Süss by Lothar Mendes( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This notorious Nazi propaganda historical costume melodrama is based on the Nazi version of the novel of the same title by Lion Feuchtwanger, which is based on the real historical character of Josef Süss Oppenheimer who was a Jewish tax advisor to Karl Alexander during the early 1700's and was publicly executed in Stuttgart for manipulation of state funds
Love from a stranger by Frank Vosper( Book )

13 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecily Harrington's fiance is in the Sudan when she wins a sweepstake prize and decides to postpone her wedding and spend the money on a European trip. She meets, falls in love with, and marries a stranger-- a homicidal maniac who sweeps her off to his cottage with plans to murder her as he's murdered several women before her. When Cecily gets wind of her new husband's plans, she finds she is trapped with no way to escape
Murder on the second floor : a play by Frank Vosper( Book )

4 editions published between 1929 and 1930 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky dip, a comedy in three acts by Frank Vosper( Book )

4 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marry at leisure, a comedy in three acts by Frank Vosper( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All is not gold : a play in one act by Frank Vosper( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love from a stranger by Rowland V Lee( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman wins the lottery and falls in love with a man she has just met, but as the couple settles into married life together, she makes some unsettling discoveries about her new husband's past
Love from a stranger( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of murders of wealthy women leads police from the United States to Liverpool, England during 1901
Love from a stranger. Based on a story by Agatha Christie by Frank Vosper( Book )

2 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red ensign( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Barr is an ambitious shipbuilder who hits upon a design for a new type of cargo ship. He takes his plans to the heads of his company, but they turn him down. A rival builder, Manning, offers to buy the design from him but he refuses and attempts to set up on his own. Manning, however, dispatches two of his own men to infiltrate and disrupt Barr's workforce. When they are discovered, they are thrown out but in return blow up the ship. Now Barr is in financial difficulty, but still determined to carry on
The spy in white : Secret Agent( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spy in white: Set in Turkey this spy thriller is about two guards who lose their jobs when they get into a fight with an Arab prince who tries to seduce one of their girl friends and discover that the prince is about to overthrow the Turkish government
Le crime du second étage : pièce en trois actes et 4 tableaux by Frank Vosper( Book )

1 edition published in 1935 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red ensign Le pavillon rouge by Michael Powell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Frank Vosper acteur et scénariste

Frank Vosper britischer Schauspieler und Dramatiker

Frank Vosper Brits acteur (1899-1937)

Фрэнк Воспер

فرانک ووسپر

보스퍼, 프랭크 1899-1937

Languages
English (116)

Dutch (1)

French (1)

German (1)