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Young, Roland 1887-1953

Overview
Works: 125 works in 362 publications in 4 languages and 8,520 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Humor  Bildungsromans  Melodrama  Detective and mystery films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Illustrator, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Roland Young
Publications by Roland Young
Publications by Roland Young, published posthumously.
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The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( visu )
21 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and German and held by 2,734 libraries worldwide
A sophisticated screwball comedy, rife with smart dialogue, the Philadelphia Story centers on the society event of the season: the second marriage of icy, judgmental, moneyed socialite Tracy Lord to nouveau riche George Kittredge. Her first husband, suave and devilish C.K. Dexter Haven, complicates matters by finagling wedding invitations for incognito reporter Mike Connor and his photographer Liz Imbrie, to do a tell-all exposé. But Haven's motives for giving the tabloid access to Tracy's big day may not be as mercenary and mean-spirited as they first appear
And then there were none by Barry Fitzgerald( visu )
19 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 846 libraries worldwide
Ten people, strangers to each other, are invited to a lavish estate on an island. The tension mounts as, one by one, they are murdered
The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger by George Cukor( visu )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and German and held by 579 libraries worldwide
David Copperfield enjoys an idyllic life with his gentle, widowed mother and his loving nurse, Pegotty. However when tragedy strikes he is forced to throw himself upon the mercy of his eccentric aunt. His adventures introduce us to every stratum of colourful Victorian society and is captured for posterity by this delightful film
Topper Topper returns ( visu )
8 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
[Topper]: A sophisticated and playful couple become ghosts and haunt the life of a stuffy banker. [Topper returns]: Cosmo Topper helps a shapely ghost track down her killer
Marlene Dietrich the glamour collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
Topper returns by Roy Del Ruth( visu )
48 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Cosmo Topper helps a shapely ghost track down her killer
King Solomon's mines by Steve Boyum( visu )
30 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Explorers in Africa persuade an exiled chief to help them find a lost diamond mine
Topper ( visu )
15 editions published between 1937 and 2004 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
A sophisticated and playful couple become ghosts and haunt the life of a stuffy banker
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Woman of the Year: Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle
One hour with you by Ernst Lubitsch( visu )
4 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
A seemingly blissful couple's marriage hits the skids when the wife's flirtatious school chum comes on to her husband a bit too strong
The great lover by Alexander Hall( visu )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
"Freddie Hunter, a reporter ... is chaperoning a troop of scouts aboard an exotic ocean liner. However, Freddie would rather pay more attention to Duchess Alexandria than his scouts. But Freddie has more to be concerned with than his scouts and the Duchess -- a homicidal gambler looking to frame him for his murderous deeds."--Container
Ruggles of Red Gap ( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
A comedy classic concerning a British manservant who finds himself in the Wild West when his master loses him in a card game
The Man who could work miracles by Lothar Mendes( visu )
19 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Un día, un grupo de fuerzas celestiales decide dar a "un hombre cualquiera" el extraordinario poder de hacer milagros. Simplemente les mueve la curiosidad de ver qué será capaz de hacer ese insignificante tipo con su nuevo don. Un discreto dependiente de una tienda es ese "hombre cualquiera", el elegido
Sherlock Holmes ( visu )
6 editions published between 1922 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Sherlock Homes comes to the aid of a young prince accused of murder and uncovers a plot to destroy Western civilization
Not for children, pictures and verse by Roland Young( Book )
8 editions published between 1930 and 1945 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Young in heart ( visu )
4 editions published between 1938 and 2004 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
A family of card sharks meet a wealthy older lady who is very lonely. They hope that by winning her affections, she will name them in her will
Let's dance by Norman Z McLeod( visu )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
A war widow with the help of her song-and-dance partner, fights a legal battle to gain custody of her son
Madam Satan ( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
A beautiful and wealthy woman discovers that her handsome husband is having an affair with a young showgirl, and realizes that it's up to her to put her marriage back on the right track
No, no, Nanette ( visu )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of the musical comedy about a married publisher who secretly "helps" three young actresses. When they demand more attention (and money), his niece comes to the rescue with that a bet she can answer "No" to every question during a 24-hour period
Actors and others by Roland Young( Book )
4 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (221)
Spanish (4)
German (3)
French (1)
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