WorldCat Identities

Black, Edward

Overview
Works: 24 works in 109 publications in 4 languages and 2,213 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward Black
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
38 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travelers on a trans-European train are put up in a hotel for the night due to bad weather. Shortly after the journey begins in the morning, people begin to disappear
Night train to Munich ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes viewers on a World War II era journey from Prague to England to the Swiss Alps, as Nazis pursue a Czech scientist and his daughter who are being aided by a debonair British undercover agent
Young and innocent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
13 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Young and innocent] When a woman's body is discovered on the beach by one of her former lovers, he races off to call the police. Two witnesses see him run and think he is the escaping killer. After being arrested, he manages to escape in the confusion at the courthouse. With the assistance of the constable's daughter, he tries to prove his innocence while avoiding the police
The man in grey by Leslie Arliss( Visual )
6 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in English and held by 147 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
Three wicked melodramas from Gainsborough Pictures ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wicked lady. Margaret Lockwood devours the screen as a tightly wound seventeenth-century beauty with loose morals, who steals her best friend's wealthy fiance on the eve of their wedding. And that's only the beginning; there are no depths to which this sinful woman won't sink. James Mason costars as a highwayman with whom our anti-heroine
We dive at dawn by Anthony Asquith( Visual )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The crews of HMS submarine Sea Tiger have their leave (and assorted family problems) cut short when they are recalled for a special mission: sink the new German battleship Brandenburg. En route, they learn that their target has entered the heavily defended Baltic; rather than fail, they follow it. Tension builds as they approach their target. After the attempt, escape seems impossible ... unless they can refuel in enemy waters"--Container
Crackerjack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Glamorous Lilli Palmer stars with British actor Tom Walls in this smart, sardonic story of a modern day Robin Hood named 'Crackerjack' who is thrilling England with his shrewd exploits
Alarma en el expreso ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En un país cetroeuropeo, el tren transcontinental Express sufre un gran retraso debido al mal tiempo. Los pasajeros pernoctan en un pequeño hotel, donde Iris Henderson entabla conversación con una vieja institutriz nglesa, la Sra. Froy. Poco después de reanudar el viaje, Iris se da cuenta de la desaparición de la anciana, pero los demás pasajeros afirman que su amiga no existey que ella ha sufrido una alucinación
The young Mr. Pitt ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Donat stars in the life of Pitt the Younger who became the prime minister of Great Britain at the age of 24
Old bones of the river ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A farce about a professor who is forced to collect taxes and administer while the commissioner is on leave and his deputy ill
For freedom ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A newsreel chief and his son agree to make a film on human achievement. The chief, however, is more concerned with his original idea of Shadow Over Europe, a newsreel about Hitler's invasion of Czechoslovakia. His son resigns and travels to South America where he encounters a story. During the battle of the River Plate, a German battleship, the Graf Spee, has been sunk by British ships. Has he found himself an important newsreel?
Cottage to let ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set during World War II, a Fifth Column organization plans to kidnap a scientist from his English country house laboratory. His assistant is suspected of passing secrets to the enemy. The plot twists and turns as all the characters come under suspicion in true thriller style
Inocencia y juventud ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una actriz de cine es asesinada por su esposo, en un arranque de celos por todos los novios que ella tuvo en su carrera. Uno de esos novios, el escritor Robert Tisdall, encuentra el cuerpo en la playa, y cuando corre a llamar a la policía, los testigos creen que él está huyendo por el crimen. Asi iniciará una carrera por probar su inocencia
Band Waggon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by a British radio series, this comedy with music focuses on some amateur comics who convert a haunted castle into a TV station, until some Nazi spies cause problems
Fanny by gaslight by Anthony Asquith( Visual )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The illegitimate daughter of a British Cabinet Minister in the latter half of the 19th Century begins a new life as a lady's maid in her real father's household. She learns the facts of her parentage and a strong affection develops between her and her father. When his wife learns the truth and threatens a public scandal he commits suicide. But for the girl herself happiness eventually follows
Kipps ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Comedy. 1906. Shopkeeper loses legacy attempting to crash society and returns to girl of his own class"--British film catalogue. Fiction film, 1895-1994
Perfidia The man in grey ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un marqués se casa con una joven sólo por el título, a la vez que ama a otra. La joven acabará enamorándose de un amigo menos afortunado, pero todo se complica más aún por las insidias de su cruel marido y la pérfida amante
The lady vanishes = La dama desaparece ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"En un país centroeuropeo, el tren Transcontinental Express sufre un gran retraso a causa del mal tiempo. Los pasajeros pernoctan en un pequeño hotel, donde Iris Henderson entabla conversación con una vieja institutriz inglesa, la señora Froy. Poco después de reanudar el viaje, Iris se da cuenta de la desaparición de la anciana, pero los demás pasajeros afirman que su amiga no existe y que ella ha sufrido una alucinación."--Sitio Web de Filmaffinity
Alarma a l'Exprés = The lady vanishes = Alarma en el Expreso ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Catalan and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
La signora scompare ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sul treno che attraversa la penisola balcanica, un'anziana signora sparisce senza lasciare traccia
 
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Languages
English (89)
Spanish (11)
Catalan (1)
Italian (1)
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