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Neame, Ronald

Overview
Works: 213 works in 673 publications in 6 languages and 12,334 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Romance films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  History  Made-for-TV movies  Musical films  Christmas films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Adapter, Cinematographer, Performer, Film editor, Editor, Scenarist, Interviewee, Photographer, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ronald Neame
Publications by Ronald Neame
Publications by Ronald Neame, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ronald Neame
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( visu )
43 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,562 libraries worldwide
In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that years later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Ronald Neame( visu )
30 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,308 libraries worldwide
A teacher in a 1930's Scottish girls' school captivates her students with her fascist ideals and free-thinking attitude. She engages in ongoing battles with the rigid heads of the school and faces the biggest trial of her life when her livelihood and career are threatened
The Poseidon adventure by Ronald Neame( visu )
52 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,213 libraries worldwide
Ten survivors struggle to reach safety after an ocean liner capsizes in mid sea
Oliver Twist by David Lean( visu )
39 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 961 libraries worldwide
After escaping from the dreary workhouse where he has spent his childhood, Oliver runs away to London, only to fall in with Artful Dodger, Fagin, and their gang of young thieves. It is only with the revelation of Oliver's true identity that his troubles end
Noel Coward's Brief encounter ( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 937 libraries worldwide
Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
Scrooge ( visu )
24 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 803 libraries worldwide
The story of the tight-fisted curmudgeon Scrooge, who treats all men with contempt and all kindness as "humbug," given new life through Leslie Bricusse's music and lyrics
The horse's mouth by Ronald Neame( visu )
27 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and German and held by 773 libraries worldwide
Gulley Jimson, an ill-behaved artist is in search for a perfect canvas. He is determined to let nothing come between himself and the realization of his exalted vision
Hopscotch ( visu )
11 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 568 libraries worldwide
One of the CIA's top international operatives is suddenly relegated to a desk job in an agency power play. Unwilling to go quietly, and with the aid of a chic Viennese widow, he puts himself back in the game by writing a memoir exposing the innermost secrets of every major intelligence agency in the world. The CIA now wants him dead, but he refuses to cooperate--because he's having too much fun!
Tunes of glory ( visu )
28 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and German and held by 533 libraries worldwide
Jock Sinclair is a whiskey-drinking, by-the-bootstraps commanding officer of a peacetime Scottish battalion. Sinclair is a lifetime military man. He expects loyalty and respect from his men. But when Basil Barrow, an educated, by-the-book scion from a traditional military family enters the scene as Sinclair's replacement, the two men become locked in a fierce battle for control of the battalion and the hearts and minds of its men
The Man who never was ( visu )
6 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and German and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Account of wartime espionage based on the true story of an intelligence operation designed to mislead the Nazis prior to the 1943 Allied invasion of Sicily
The Odessa file by Ronald Neame( visu )
28 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 348 libraries worldwide
In 1963, in Hamburg, Germany, a diary falls into the hands of freelance newspaperman Peter Miller. The diary documents the unspeakable crimes perpetrated by SS Captain Eduard Roschmann, commandant of the notorious wartime deathcamp at Riga, Latvia. Miller's personal manhunt to track down Roschmann leads him into the very heart of ODESSA, a powerful secret organization formed by the SS to protect and re-establish its fugitive members throughout the world
In which we serve by Noel Coward( visu )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
The story of the British destroyer, HMS Torrin, from its construction in an English shipyard to its destruction off Crete during World War II, told in flashbacks by survivors as they cling to a life raft
Noel Coward's Blithe spirit ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
A cynical, self-absorbed novelist sets out to expose a fake medium and ends up with the amorous ghost of his first wife on his hands
I could go on singing by Ronald Neame( visu )
10 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
In her final film, Judy Garland stars in the story of a celebrated singer who must ultimately choose between her career and motherhood
The Chalk garden ( visu )
6 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
The peculiar antics of Laurel, a troubled young girl, are the focus of this stately household drama set on the cliffs of the English south coast
Noel Coward's Blithe spirit by David Lean( visu )
15 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 173 libraries worldwide
A hilarious haunting begins when novelist Charles Condomine invites an eccentric medium to dinner to probe her knowledge of the supernatural. But the wacky spiritualist unwittingly brings his first wife back to life
Brief encounter by David Lean( visu )
20 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 161 libraries worldwide
This is a poignant and beautifully crafted love story. Laura Jesson accidentally meets a man, Dr Alex Harvey, at a railway station. As their acquaintance grows, so does their love for each other despite both being married with children. On the brink of an affair and desperately in love, the two must make a choice that may part them forever
Meteor ( visu )
13 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Science fiction drama about a five-mile meteor on a collision course with the earth. A scientist is summoned to Washington by NASA and is informed that a huge meteor will smash into earth in six days. There is one slim chance to divert disaster, but it means cooperation between the U.S. and the Soviet Union, and neither side trusts the other
First Monday in October by Ronald Neame( visu )
3 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
When the first woman is nominated to the Supreme Court, she butts heads with another judge. They soon learn to respect each other, but through a number of comedic encounters
Noël Coward's This happy breed ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
The story of a London family from 1919 to 1939, and their struggle to maintain a stable life in the period between the two World Wars
 
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Alternative Names
Neame, Robert
Neame, Robert 1911-2010
Neame, Ronald Elwin 1911-2010
Neame, Ronnie
Neame, Ronnie 1911-2010
Languages
English (313)
Spanish (22)
German (18)
French (9)
Japanese (4)
Multiple languages (3)
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