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Longden, John 1900-1971

Overview
Works: 109 works in 274 publications in 6 languages and 1,994 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Silent films  Spy films  War films  Detective and mystery television programs  Film noir  History 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Longden
Blackmail by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

80 editions published between 1929 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebelling against the possessiveness of her police boyfriend, a young woman agrees to pose for an artist. Resisting his advances, she ends up murdering him in self-defense. Her boyfriend is assigned to the case, and soon learns the killer's identity, but so has someone else
Blackmail( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Easy virtue] "After divorcing an abusive husband, an innocent woman makes a valiant effort at beginning her life anew, but she cannot escape the incidents surrounding her past"--Container
Young and innocent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

15 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young daughter of a police chief protects an escaped murder suspect
Contraband by Michael Powell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in England during the early days of World War II, a Danish sea captain and his passenger are kidnapped by a cell of Nazi spies operating from a basement in London's Soho. The plot progresses as a chase that puts the characters in one peculiar set of surroundings after another. Most of the story takes place under blackout conditions, in which the great city becomes a mysterious dark labyrinth
Alfred Hitchcock : the early years of the master of suspense( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ring: A local prizefighter loses everything after being defeated by a champion in the ring and embarks on a quest to set up a rematch-- and revenge
The skin game : a talking film by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

18 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about a conflict between two wealthy families. One is the established gentry, the other is a progressive newcomer who buys up much of the land in the area for industrial development. Story centers on their attempts to destroy one another
Quatermass 2 by Val Guest( Visual )

10 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a routine drive to his observatory, Professor Quartermass (Brian Donlevy) finds a mysterious government facility surrounded by guards and mines. Curious, Quartermass investigates only to find alien invaders
Juno and the paycock by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Juno and the paycock] "Set in Dublin during the Irish revolution. The story follows the troubles of a poor family, a lost inheritance, a betrayal that leads to murder, and an out-of-wedlock pregnancy."--Container
Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young & innocent: Robert is the estranged husband of a beautiful actress with a bad reputation. When he discovers her lifeless body on the beach, he is mistaken for the murderer and soon finds himself on the run, learning that the murder makes for very strange bedfellows
Sherlock Holmes : the archive collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes: (Fatal Hour, 1931), (Lost in Limehouse, 1933), (Limejuice Mystery, 1930), (Sting of Death, 1955), (The Man Who Disappeared, 1951), (The Case of Hypnosis, 1952), (Strange Case of Hennessy, 1933), (The Speckled Band, 1949), (The Copper Beeches, 1912), (Man With The Twisted Lip, 1921), (The Screaming Bishop, 1944 cartoon) and (Bonus Film The General's Boots, 1954)
Alfred Hitchcock, the lady vanishes & Sabotage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five classic movies filmed in the late 1920s and the 1930s, directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Titanic, disaster in the Atlantic( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On April 14, 1912, the R.M.S. Titanic struck an iceberg on her maiden voyage and foundered within two hours. Titanic, disaster in the Atlantic: This heavily fictionalized feature was the first sound film of the disaster (90 min.). The Titanic chronicles: The American government held a series of hearings to investigate the disaster, chaired by Senator William Alden Smith of Michigan. These hearings were open to the public and filled with eyewitness accounts representing several different points of view. The actual testimony is portrayed in this 1999 presentation (55 min.)
Mystery classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight classic mysteries featuring Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson
Alfred Hitchcock collector's edition( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five classic movies directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate's boyfriend Pete, leaves to seek his fortune. She begins to spend time with his friend, Philip. The two fall for each other, but resist an affair, until word gets to Kate that Pete has died. Just as the two find themselves happy, another shocking secret from the past is revealed, and Kate's life is forever changed
Frozen alive( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist is the chief suspect in the murder of his wife, even though he was cryogenically frozen at the time of her death
4 tales of suspense( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Blackmail]: Alice White is the daughter of a shopkeeper in 1920's London. Her boyfriend, Frank Webber is a Scotland Yard detective who seems more interested in police work than in her. Frank takes Alice out one night, but she has secretly arranged to meet another man. When the other man tries to rape Alice, she defends herself and kills him with a bread knife. When the body is discovered, Frank is assigned to the case, he quickly determines that Alice is the killer, but so has someone else and blackmail is threatened
La muchacha de Londres( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un día, tras una discusión con Frank, su novio, Alice decide encontrarse con un conocido suyo, un joven pintor de gran talento, y le acompaña a su estudio. Una vez allí, él comienza a hacerle insinuaciones hasta que finalmente intenta violarla. Alice lucha por defenderse y acaba matándole con un cuchillo. A partir de ese momento, un desconocido empieza a hacerle chantaje. Mientras, Frank, que es detective de Scotland Yard y que no sabe nada de lo sucedido, es designado para esclarecer el crimen
Juno and the paycock ; Blackmail( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juno and the paycock: Set in Dublin during the Irish revolution, the story follows the troubles of a poor family, a lost inheritance, a betrayal that leads to murder, and an out-of-wedlock pregnancy. Blackmail: The girlfriend of a Scotland Yard detective kills an artist who has tried to rape her. The detective is assigned to the murder case, unaware that his girlfriend is both the killer and a victim of a blackmailer
Alfred Hitchcock collection : 15 films( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young & innocent: Robert is the estranged husband of a beautiful actress with a bad reputation. When he discovers her lifeless body on the beach, he is mistaken for the murderer and soon finds himself on the run, learning that the murder makes for very strange bedfellows
 
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John Longden acteur

John Longden attore inglese

John Longden britisk skodespelar

John Longden britisk skuespiller

John Longden Brits acteur (1900-1971)

John Longden brittisk skådespelare

Longdon, John

Longdon, John 1900-1971

Джон Лонгден

جان لانگدن بازیگر بریتانیایی

ジョニー・ロングデン (俳優)

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