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Landis, Jessie Royce 1904-1972

Overview
Works: 38 works in 132 publications in 4 languages and 6,382 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Action and adventure films  Spy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film and video adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jessie Royce Landis
 
Most widely held works by Jessie Royce Landis
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and held by 3,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,177 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 )
23 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robie is suspected of a new rash of gem thefts in the luxury hotels of the French Riviera, and he must set out to clear himself. Meeting pampered heiress Frances, he sees a chance to bait the mysterious thief with her mother's fabulous jewels. His plan backfires, however, but Frances, who believes him guilty, proves her love by helping him escape. In a spine-tingling climax, the real criminal is exposed
Ceremony of innocence by Ronald Ribman ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 209 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 )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 160 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!
Gidget goes to Rome ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 65 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 essentials collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vertigo is an elaborately constructed murder story and a fascinating study in sexual obsession. A detective with a fear of heights is drawn into a complex plot in which a girl he loves apparently falls to her death. He then meets her double and tries to re-create the image of the woman he has loved but lost in death
My foolish heart ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 38 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
Atrapa a un ladrón ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pesar de que John Robie "El Gato" es un ladrón de joyas reformado, se convierte en el principal sospechoso de una serie de robos de piedras preciosas en los más lujosos hoteles de la Riviera francesa, así que no tendrá más remedio que demostrar su inocencia. Cuando conoce a la caprichosa heredera Frances, ve la oportunidad de desenmascarar al misterioso ladrón utilizando como señuelo las fabulosas joyas de la madre de la joven
La mort aux trousses North by Northwest ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"New York advertising executive Roger Thornhill is kidnapped by a gang of spies led by Philip Vandamm, who believe Thornhill is CIA agent George Kaplan. Thornhill escapes, but must find Kaplan in order to clear himself of a murder it is believed he committed. Following Kaplan to Chicago as a fugitive from justice, Thornhill is helped by beautiful Eve Kendall. In Chicago, she delivers a message to Kaplan that almost costs Thornhill his life when he is chased across a cornfield by a crop-dusting plane." IMDB
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 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vertigo: "[A] dizzying web of mistaken identity, passion and murder involving an acrophobic detective and a mysterious blonde"--Set container
Zhuo zei ji Alfred Hitchcock's to catch a thief ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 4 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
The winter's tale ( Book )
3 editions published between 1945 and 1946 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
National Theatre, E Street Theatre Corporation, lessee, Edmund Plohn, manager, The Theatre Guild Shakespearean Repertory Company in "The Winter's Tale," a new production of the immortal fantasy, Henry Daniell, Florence Reed, Jessie Royce Landis, Romney Brent, Whitford Kane, Colin Keith-Johnston, Philip Huston, directed by B. Iden Payne and Romney Brent, settings and costume by Stewart Chaney, production supervised by Theresa Helburn & Lawrence Langner
La Main au collet by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in French and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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. Il essaye de localiser 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
North by northwest (1959) by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Middle-aged Madison Avenue advertising executive Roger O. Thornhill is mistaken for a government agent by a gang of spies. He gets involved in a series of misadventures and is pursued across the States by both the spies and the government whilst being helped by a beautiful blonde
Mother didn't tell me ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A doctor's wife becomes paranoid when she believes her huband may be having an illicit affair
Con la muerte en los talones ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roger Thornhill, un sofisticado ejecutivo de publicidad de Manhattan, víctima de una confusión de identidad, se ve inmerso en el mundo del espionaje
The girl he left behind ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rebellious youth's achieving enlightenment through the tough love ministrations of the military is the theme of this comedy
Über den Dächern von Nizza ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bon voyage! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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
 
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Alternative Names
Landis, Jessie Royce 1904-1972
Medbury, Jessie Royce.
Medbury, Jessie Royce 1904-1972
Languages
English (93)
Spanish (15)
French (6)
German (2)
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