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Connell, Richard Edward 1893-1949

Overview
Works: 98 works in 326 publications in 4 languages and 3,991 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Comedy films  Political films  Musical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Gangster films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Signer, Scenarist, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Richard Edward Connell
Publications by Richard Edward Connell
Publications by Richard Edward Connell, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Richard Edward Connell
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra( visu )
98 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,222 libraries worldwide
A genial homeless unemployed baseball pitcher is hoaxed into protesting against existing social evils as a newspaper circulation stunt. He pleas to the "little man" for brotherly love and democratic good will, and John Doe clubs are formed. Because of his simple sincerity, he becomes a national hero, but he is shocked when he discovers that it's all a plot by the owner of the paper, who plans to use the voting strength of the clubs to bludgeon his way to power
The most dangerous game by Richard Edward Connell( Book )
25 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in English and French and held by 252 libraries worldwide
On his way to hunt jaguars in the Brazilian jungle, a professional hunter is marooned on remote island inhabited by a fellow hunter who pursues unusual game
Apes and angels by Richard Edward Connell( Book )
7 editions published between 1924 and 1970 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
The sin of Monsieur Pettipon and other humorous tales by Richard Edward Connell( Book )
9 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
The looking glass book of stories by Hart Day Leavitt( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
The most dangerous game by Ernest B Schoedsack( visu )
26 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 167 libraries worldwide
A madman on his island fortress, tired of pursuing game, becomes obsessed with the idea of hunting the most dangerous game of all -- man
Brother Orchid ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Racketeer Little John Sarto poses as Brother Orchid and lays low at a monastery when a turf war gets hot
Two girls and a sailor by Richard Thorpe( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
A singing-dancing sister act is helped by a mysterious "somebody" who buys them an empty warehouse, where they can open up an ideal canteen to entertain the servicemen
Esther Williams by Esther Williams( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Thrill of a romance: A war hero takes swimming lessons in order to woo the instructor. Fiesta: A woman disguises herself as a matador to fill in for her brother. This time for keeps: A veteran falls in love with a swimmer. Pagan love song: A love story set on Tahiti. Million dollar mermaid: Dramatizes the life of Annette Kellerman. Easy to love: A water skier falls in love with her agent
Thrill of a romance ( visu )
4 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
When Cynthia's new business excecutive husband leaves on business during their honeymoon, Cynthia falls for a charming war hero. He decides to take swimming lessons in order to woo her. Now Cynthia will have to choose between wealth and love
Brother Orchid; a play in three acts by Leo Brady( Book )
4 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
When mobster Little John Sarto goes to Europe to develop "real class," his gang is taken over by another gangster who plans to kill Sarto upon his return; but Sarto manages to escape to a secluded monastery that preaches goodwill, love and forgiveness
Luxury liner ( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
"Perky Jane Powell (Seven Brides for Seven Brothers) plays the golden-voiced teen daughter of an ocean liner captain (George Brent) who stows away on dad's ship in hopes of showcasing her singing skills to a voyaging opera star (played by real-life Wagnerian Lauritz Melchior). Many more musical talents set sail too: Xavier Cugat swings with Con Maracas, the Pied Pipers add silken harmonies and operatic soprano Marina Koshetz trills and spoofs the Cole Porter standard I've Got You Under My Skin. Bon voyage!"--Container
The Milky way by Leo McCarey( visu )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
La vie de Burley Sullivan bascule le jour où celui-ci se retrouve mêlé à une bagarre avec Speed McFarland, le champion en titre de poids moyen. A leur grande surprise, c'est Burleigh qui en sort vainqueur. L'entraîneur Gabby Sloan décide alors d'en faire son poulain
Variety by Richard Edward Connell( Book )
5 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Ironies by Richard Edward Connell( Book )
3 editions published between 1930 and 1946 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Meet John Doe ; A farewell to arms ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Meet John Doe (1941, 117 min.): A genial homeless unemployed baseball pitcher is hoaxed into protesting against existing social evils as a newspaper circulation stunt. He pleas to the "little man" for brotherly love and democratic good will, and John Doe clubs are formed. Because of his simple sincerity, he becomes a national hero, but he is shocked when he discovers that it's all a plot by the owner of the paper, who plans to use the voting strength of the clubs to bludgeon his way to power
What ho! by Richard Edward Connell( Book )
3 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
The most dangerous game : and other stories by Richard Edward Connell( file )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Collection of short stories by various authors
The most dangerous game and other stories of adventure by Richard Edward Connell( Book )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Murder at sea by Richard Edward Connell( Book )
7 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
 
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Connell, R.E. 1893-1949
Connell, Richard
Connell, Richard 1893-1949
Connell, Richard E. 1893-1949
Connell, Richard Edward 1893-1949
Cornell, R.E. 1893-1949
Richard Connell Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1893-1949)
Richard Connell amerikansk poet och manusförfattare
Richard Connell amerikansk poet og manusforfattar
Richard Connell amerikansk poet og manusforfatter
Richard Connell amerikansk poet og manuskriptforfatter
Richard Connell scénariste américain
Richard Connell US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor
Коннелл, Ричард американский писатель и журналист
ریچارد کانل فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی
코넬, 리차드 1893-
理查德·康奈爾
Languages
English (219)
German (5)
French (2)
Russian (1)
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