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Ormonde, Czenzi 1913-2004

Overview
Works: 37 works in 113 publications in 6 languages and 3,462 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Psychological fiction  Religious fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Juvenile works  History  Railroad stories  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Author, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Czenzi Ormonde
Alfred Hitchcock's Strangers on a train by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
37 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guy Haines, a tennis star who hates his wife, is approached on a train by a stranger, Bruno Anthony, who hates his father. Anthony offers a plan: each could kill the other's victim. No motive, no clue would link the two murders save the casual meeting of strangers on a train
Solomon and the Queen of Sheba by Czenzi Ormonde( Book )
4 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laughter from downstairs by Czenzi Ormonde( Book )
1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1001 Arabian nights ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Magoo upturns the age-old tale of Aladdin with his antics in this animated Arabian tale. Abdul Azziz Magoo, a bumbling, nearsighted Baghdad lamp dealer, wants his carefree nephew Aladdin to settle down. But Aladdin has other plans until he meets Princess Yasminda, not knowing the princess is already pledged to marry the Wicked Wazir, a man who craves an absolute power that can only be obtained with a magic lamp buried deep inside a cave filled with exotic treasures
Mr. Magoo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains all 53 theatrical cartoons featuring the lovable and accident-prone Mr. Magoo (voiced by Jim Backus) as well as the 1959 animated feature cartoon 1001 Arabian Nights
Strangers on a train L'inconnu du Nord-Express by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfred Hitchcock's "Strangers on a train" by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film is about two strangers who accidentally meet and plan to trade murders. The screenplay of Patricia Highsmith's novel was adapted by Raymond Chandler
Mr. Magoo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aladdin and his bumbling uncle must win back the princess's hand
Strangers on a train by Patricia Highsmith( Book )
5 editions published between 1950 and 1986 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Here we encounter Guy Haines and Charles Anthony Bruno, passengers on the same train. But while Guy is a successful architect in the midst of a divorce, Bruno turns out to be a sadistic psychopath who manipulates Guy into swapping murders with him."--Page 4 of cover
Extraños en un tren ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'inconnu du Nord-Express by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
7 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in French and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guy Haines déteste sa femme et souhaiterait refaire sa vie avec une autre. Bruno Anthony hait son père au plus haut point. Les deux hommes se rencontrent dans un compartiment de train et Anthony suggère à Haines que chacun d'eux réalise le meurtre dont l'autre rêve : ainsi, pas de mobiles, pas de preuves... Bien sûr, Guy Haines refuse cette proposition absurde et malsaine. Jusqu'au jour où sa femme est retrouvée assassinée
Strangers on a train : part I, final by Raymond Chandler( )
5 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strangers on a train: A psychopathic playboy and a tennis pro hatch a bizarre double-murder scheme, in which they will each kill the other's intended victim
Alfred Hitchcocks Der Fremde im Zug : Verschwörung im Nordexpress ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Delitto per delitto : l'altro uomo ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uno psicopatico avvicina in treno il campione di tennis Guy Haines e propone uno sconcertante scambio: gli ucciderà l'odiata consorte Miriam se lui eliminerà suo padre
Der Fremde im Zug ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in German and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Im Zug von Washington nach New York begegnet der bekannte Tennis-Champion Guy Haines einem kauzigen Herrn namens Bruno Anthony. Der Mann gibt vor, ein Verehrer des Sportlers zu sein. Er scheint alles über Guys Privatleben zu wissen und macht seinem Idol schließlich einen merkwürdigen Vorschlag: Bruno will Guys Ehefrau Miriam töten; im Gegenzug soll Guy Brunos verhaßten Vater umbringen. Ein perfekter Mord, meint Bruno, denn niemand könne den Tätern etwas nachweisen, da jedes Motiv fehle. Natürlich lehnt Guy ab. Er hält Bruno für einen harmlosen Spinner. Zwar hat er Probleme mit seiner untreuen Ehefrau, die sich von ihm scheiden lassen will. Doch niemals würde er sie töten wollen. Um so größer ist der Schock, als Miriam später tatsächlich einem Mord zum Opfer fällt - und Guy ernsthaft in Verdacht gerät. Das ZDF präsentiert zum ersten Mal die vollständige Fassung des Film. "Strangers on a train" kam 1952 unter dem Titel "Verschwörung im Nordexpreß" in die deutschen Kinos, in einer um zwei Minuten gekürzten Fassung. Der Verleih ließ mehrere Szenen (Unterredung zwischen Bruno und Guy im Zug, Miriams Ermordung, Anspielung auf den Mordfall am Tennisplatz, Morddemonstraion im Haus des Senators, Kampf zwischen Bruno und Guy auf dem Karussell) kürzen oder ganz entfernen, um eine FSK-Freigabe ab 16 Jahren zu bekommen. Die Dialoge der vom ZDF wieder eingeführten Passagen sind in der rekonstruierten Fassung deutsch untertitelt
Farligt møde Strangers on a train ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dial M for murder by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man devises a plan to murder his wife, not only because he wants her money, but because she is in love with another man
Strangers on a train (1951) by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psychotic mother's boy Bruno Anthony meets famous tennis professional Guy Haines on a train. Guy wants to move into a career in politics and has been dating a senator's daughter (Ann Morton) while awaiting a divorce from his wife. Bruno wants to kill his father, but knows he will be caught because he has a motive. Bruno dreams up a crazy scheme whereby he and Guy exchange murders. Guy takes this as a joke, but Bruno is serious and takes things into his own hands
Suspicion ; Strangers on a train ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strangers on a train: A psychopathic playboy and a tennis pro hatch a bizarre double-murder scheme, in which they will each kill the other's intended victim
 
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