WorldCat Identities

Landis, Jessie Royce 1904-1972

Overview
Works: 65 works in 201 publications in 4 languages and 7,472 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Romance films  Film adaptations  Spy films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Beach party films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jessie Royce Landis
 
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Most widely held works by Jessie Royce Landis
North by Northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

46 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enemy agents mistake a New York City advertising executive for an American spy
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired American jewel thief living on the French Riviera seeks to prove his innocence by exposing the burglar who has been imitating his technique
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman falls in love with a reformed jewel thief, but suspects he's active again when a series of jewel heists occur
The complete Gidget collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenting the big screen adventures of Gidget, the original queen of the Southern California beach scene
To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

30 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and German and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grant plays a reformed jewel thief who is suspected of a new rash of thefts. In order to clear himself, he is forced to find the real thief. He sets a trap with Kelly, using her mother's jewels
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living on the French Riviera, John Robie is a retired jewel thief who was once known as 'The Cat.' He catches the eye of Frances Stevens who is a pampered, vacationing heiress. But when a new rash of gem thefts occurs amongst the luxury hotels of the spectacular French playground, it appears that 'The Cat' is on the prowl once again. Robie might be reformed, but is he deviously using Frances to gain access to the tempting collection of fabulous jewelry belonging to her mother?
The ceremony of innocence by Ronald Ribman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2002 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of the Ronald Ribman play, 11th century England is a land bloodied, embattled and beset by hordes of invading pagan Danes and disputatious nobles
Critic's choice( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York critic, Parker Ballantine, writes pointed reviews that close insufferably lousy plays. But there's a new play in town by his wife, Angela. Is it bad? Will Parker grind it up in his typewriter? If he does, he may find he's married for "bitter" and for worse!
Bon voyage!( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in French and English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Willard packs up his family and sets sail for a long-awaited "dream" vacation to romantic France. However, their trip includes some unforeseen adventures
Alfred Hitchcock : the essentials collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1 : Rear window : based on the short story by Cornell Woolrich. A photographer confined to his room with a broken leg suspects a murder has been committed in a nearby apartment
Gidget goes to Rome( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gidget heads to Europe with boyfriend Moondoggie, and their best friends for a whirlwind vacation in Italy. Everything's a-ok except that Gidget's father asks a wartime buddy, Paolo Cellini, to keep an eye on his daughter. Gidget mistakes Cellini's kindly intentions for romantic ones and falls head-over-heels for the Italian dreamboat."--Container
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 15 motion pictures directed by Alfred Hitchcock, originally released between 1942 and 1976
My foolish heart( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impetuous girl becomes pregnant, then marries her best friend's fiance in order to hide the truth of a previous illicit romance with another man
To catch a thief = La main au collet by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Un cambrioleur dérobe des bijoux dans les palaces de Cannes et de la Côte d'Azur. La police soupçonne John Robie qui a été un célèbre voleur avant la guerre. Bien que retiré du jeu, John mène sa propre enquête et il localise le voleur en utilisant la liste des victimes potentielles d'une compagnie d'assurance. L'une d'entre elles est une jeune fille encore plus séduisante que les bijoux de sa mère."
My foolish heart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impetuous girl becomes pregnant, then marries her best friend's fiance in order to hide the truth of a previous illicit romance with another man
Greatest classic films : Alfred Hitchcock double feature : Alfred Hitchcock's Strangers on a train ; Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranger on a train: A man jokes with a stranger about killing his wife. The stranger wants his own father dead. In theory, each could murder the other's victim. The problem is, the stranger takes the idea seriously
Alfred Hitchcock : the essentials collection : Rear window ; Vertigo ; North by northwest ; Psycho ; The birds( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vertigo: "[A] dizzying web of mistaken identity, passion and murder involving an acrophobic detective and a mysterious blonde"--Set container
Über den Dächern von Nizza by John Michael Hayes( Visual )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atrapa a un ladrón( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Robie es un ladrón de joyas reformado y también es el principal sospechoso de una nueva serie de robos de piedras preciosas en los más lujosos hoteles de la Riviera francesa, por lo que ha de limpiar su nombre. Cuando conoce a la caprichosa heredera Frances, ve la oportunidad de desenmascarar al misterioso ladrón utilizando las fabulosas joyas de su madre
The girl he left behind( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rebellious youth's achieving enlightenment through the tough love ministrations of the military is the theme of this comedy
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
North by Northwest
Alternative Names
Medbury, Jessie Royce.

Medbury, Jessie Royce 1904-1972

Languages
English (122)

German (10)

Spanish (10)

French (4)

Covers
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thiefGidget goes to Rome