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Massey, Raymond

Works: 481 works in 1,270 publications in 8 languages and 20,152 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Poetry  Bible films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Fiction  Motion pictures 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Editor, Producer, Costume designer, Speaker, Other, Host, Commentator, Annotator, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Raymond Massey
Publications by Raymond Massey
Publications by Raymond Massey, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Raymond Massey
Frank Capra's Arsenic and old lace by Frank Capra( visu )
61 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,700 libraries worldwide
An easy-going drama critic is shocked to discover that his elderly aunts, the seemingly gentle-natured Abby and Martha, have a habit of poisoning gentlemen callers and burying them in the cellar of their old Brooklyn mansion
John Steinbeck's East of Eden ( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,428 libraries worldwide
The saga of three generations of the Trask and Hamilton families in the early 1900's in Northern California
The fountainhead by Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)( visu )
20 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,336 libraries worldwide
An idealistic, uncompromising architect (Cooper) refuses to change his designs. When he finds out that his plans for a public housing project have been radically altered, he blows up the building and winds up in court defending his actions
Santa Fe Trail by Michael Curtiz( visu )
104 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
Follows the lives of J.E.B. Stuart (Flynn), George Custer (Reagan) and other characters as they leave West Point in the years before the Civil War. Some join John Brown's army of fanatics and sincere reformers ; others are sent by the army to quash John Brown. The climax is the Battle of Harper's Ferry that began the War between the States
East of Eden by Elia Kazan( visu )
94 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,059 libraries worldwide
In a California farming valley in 1913, a wild adolescent rebels against his stern father, realizing that he favors his twin brother
The Scarlet Pimpernel by Harold Young( visu )
65 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 925 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of the novel by Baroness Orczy in which a dashing dandy of the English court tries to defend innocent aristocrats from the violence of the French revolution
Things to come by William Cameron Menzies( visu )
91 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 696 libraries worldwide
After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest
49th parallel by Michael Powell( visu )
27 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in English and French and held by 672 libraries worldwide
As the voice over proclaims, the 49th parallel is the only undefended frontier in the world. The parallel is the goal of a small group of Nazi's, survivors of a U-boat that has been spotted and sunk in Hudson Bay, deep in Canadian waters. The United States is not yet at war with Germany, and if Corporal Hirth and his six crew members can reach it, they can be repatriated to Germany with no fuss. But their trek across Canada becomes a fierce struggle to survive, as they encounter and are opposed in turn by Johnnie the trapper, a small Hutterite community, a Canadian intellectual, and a Canadian soldier gone AWOL
Prisoner of Zenda by John Cromwell( visu )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
To save the crown, an English gentleman masequerades as his cousin, the King
The woman in the window by Fritz Lang( visu )
25 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 544 libraries worldwide
A professor of criminology is the pawn in a shocking crime thriller with a surprising twist
Abe Lincoln in Illinois ( visu )
14 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Views Lincoln's life, from his early days as a young woodsman to his election to Presidency in 1860. Includes his first love, his marriage, his early law practice, and his debates with Douglas
Possessed by Curtis Bernhardt( visu )
6 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
She loves him when he goes away for months. She loves him when he refuses to marry her. But when callow David Sutton chooses to marry someone else, Louise Howell's love for him takes a darker turn. Give her a gun and she'll love him to death.--Container
David and Bathsheba ( visu )
12 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 434 libraries worldwide
The story of how King David brought sorrow to his land when he fell in love with a married woman and arranged her husband's murder, which brings down the wrath of God. David must rediscover his faith in God to save those around him and himself
H.G. Wells' things to come by H. G Wells( visu )
21 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
"Skipping through time, Things to come bears witness to world war, disease, dictatorship and finally utopia. Conceived, written and overseen by Wells himself as an adaptation of his own work."
The old dark house by James Whale( visu )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 371 libraries worldwide
Five persons in the house-- strangers cut off from the world by thunderstorms and landslide. Terror of the unknown draws them together, makes them open their pasts to each other. Then, as the excitement reaches its peak, when the girl, alone on the stairs, finds the drunken monster lurching toward her
Action in the North Atlantic by Lloyd Bacon( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
A salute to the Merchant Marine and Navy set during World War II. Story of the crew of a tanker destroyed by a German sub who vow revenge. Soon they get a new ship and are on their way to the Russian port of Murmansk. During their voyage they face an almost insurmountable Nazi attack
John Brown's body by Stephen Vincent Benét( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1953 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 libraries worldwide
"On October 16, 1859, John Brown led 21 men on a raid of the federal arsenal at Harper's Ferry, Virginia. His plan was to seize arms and supply them to slaves with the hope of starting a war against slavery. After a life of failed enterprises and anti-slavery activities he emerged at age 55 with the intent of finding a way to start his anti-slavery war. His raid failed and he was arrested by the future Southern general, Robert E. Lee, who was in charge of the Marine contingent"--Container
The films of Michael Powell ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
A matter of life and death: British flyer Peter Carter survives a jump from his burning plane without parachute and wakes up in a nether world between Earth and the next life. He is informed that he should have died and must go to Heaven, where he is put on trial for his life. He falls in love with June, an American radio operator
Fire over England ( visu )
26 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth I and her navy overcome the Spanish Armada
Cecil B. DeMille's reap the wild wind by Cecil B DeMille( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
A sea captain is locked in battle in 1840s Key West with lawyer Steve Tolliver for the affections of a beautiful ship owner. Tolliver attempts to prosecute the captain for the murder of a girl who was allegedly on board
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Alternative Names
Massey, Raymond Hart
Massey, Raymond Hart 1896-1983
English (531)
Spanish (34)
German (21)
French (15)
Multiple languages (5)
Japanese (2)
Catalan (1)
Italian (1)
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