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Cummings, Robert 1908-1990

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Alfred Hitchcock's Dial M for Murder by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
40 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,354 libraries worldwide
A man devises a plan to murder his wife, not only because he wants her money, but because she is in love with another man
Saboteur by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
37 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,378 libraries worldwide
Barry Kane is a Los Angeles aircraft factory worker who witnesses a Nazi agent firebombing his plant. However, it is Barry who is accused of the fiery sabotage, and to clear his name he sets off on a desperate, action-packed cross-country chase that takes him from Boulder Dam to New York's Radio City Music Hall to the top of the Statue of Liberty. Hitchcock's first film with an all-American cast moves with breakneck speed toward its final heart-pounding confrontation, and remains a suspense classic
Kings Row ( visu )
11 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
When an aspiring doctor loses the one woman in his life to a tragic and untimely death, he goes off to Europe to forget. While he's gone, his friend Drake loses his inherited fortune and his fiance. He takes up with a woman "from the wrong side of the tracks" and an ensuing accident leaves him a cripple. When Cummings, now a full-fledged doctor returns home, it takes everything he has ever learned and experienced to put things right again
The twilight zone by Rod Serling( visu )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 532 libraries worldwide
Perchance to dream: a man is terrified of falling asleep for fear he might die. He is pursuit by a mysterious women he meets in his dreams. The Hitch-hiker: a woman on alone on a cross-country trip sees the same hitch-hiker everywhere she looks. King Nine will not return: a World War II captain finds himself next to crashed plane in a vast desert. He cannot find his crew and he spots futuristic jet planes flying overhead. Shadow play: a man trapped in a recurring nightmare tries to persuade those who are sentencing him to death that the whole scenario is not real
Beach party ( visu )
11 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Beach party: Anthropology Professor Robert Orwell Sutwell and his secretary Marianne are at the beach studying the sex habits of teenagers. The surfing teens led by Frankie and Dee Dee don't have much sex but they sing, battle the motorcycle rats and mice led by Eric Von Zipper and dance to Dick Dale and the Del Tones
Moon over Miami ( visu )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Two sisters and their aunt come into a small inheritance. They decide to use the money to travel to Miami in hopes of landing rich husbands. Kay (Betty Grable) poses as a wealthy heiress, her sister Barbara (Carole Landis) pretends to be her secretary and Aunt Susan (Charlotte Greenwood) acts as their maid
The devil and Miss Jones by Sam Wood( visu )
10 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
John P. Merrick, the world's richest man, gets word that someone is trying to unionize a department store he owns. To thwart this blatant act of democracy, Merrick changes his name and takes a menial job at the store to catch the union activists without detection. Once he himself is subjected to the humiliating treatment by the department supervisor, Hooper, Merrick starts to wise up-and soften up
The Bob Cummings show ( visu )
153 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Three episodes of the Bob Cummings Show
Lucky me by Jack Donohue( visu )
10 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
"Candy, Hap, Duke, and Flo are four small-time performers who find themselves stranded in Miami. Forced to take domestic jobs in a fancy hotel, the foursomes's spirits are lifted when songwriter Dick checks in. On the verge of writing a big-time Broadway show, Dick invites the four entertainers to participate. The hitch: In order to bankroll the show, Dick must woo and win the daughter of a Texas oil magnate-- and Candy has fallen in love with Dick."--Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide
The carpetbaggers by Edward Dmytryk( visu )
15 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 216 libraries worldwide
A depiction of the wild life in Tinseltown's early days. A story about the ruthless tycoon who built a multi-million dollar empire. Includes a striptease performance atop a glittering chandelier that helped to break the Production Code
Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Dial M for murder: Ex-tennis pro Tony Wendice decides to murder his wife for her money and because she had an affair the year before. He blackmails an old college associate to strangle her, but when he dials a Mayfair exchange to set the plot in motion, his right number gets the wrong answer
My geisha by Jack Cardiff( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
An American actress disguises herself as a geisha and tries to convince her husband-director that she is right for the part in his film version of Madame Butterfly
What a way to go! ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Shirley MacLaine is Louisa May Foster ; she keeps meeting and marrying men with a desire to strike it rich -- all of whom die!
The Barbara Stanwyck collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Internes can't take money: Bullets fly and tensions rise when a desperate woman must turn to Dr. Kildare for help getting her child back from gangsters. The great man's lady: A reflective 100-year old woman looks back on her extraordinary sacrifice helped her husband become one of the nation's greatest men. The bride wore boots: It's a comedy of errors when a bookish husband tries to win back the affections of his horse-breeding wife. The lady gambles : When novice gambler Joan Booth bets it all, and loses, she is thrust into a downward spiral from which only her devoted husband can save her. All I desire: New scandals erupt and old ones resurface when an aging stage actress returns to her small hometown and the family she abandoned ten years earlier. There's always tomorrow : An unlucky-in-love fashion designer must decide if she should succumb to her feelings for a married man
Classic Western round-up ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
The man from the Alamo: A soldier delegated to escape the Alamo, the famous besieged fort, is labeled a coward and a deserter, and instead of defending himself, he sets out to gain revenge on a band of renegades
Origins of the gangster film D.W. Griffith's The narrow road (1912) and Maurice Tourneur's Alias Jimmy Valentine (1915) ( visu )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
The narrow road: The story of Elmer Booth, a criminal who was pursued by a suspicious detective, Alfred Paget. Alias Jimmy Valentine takes up all the familiar elements of the crime drama with suspense and wit. It is the visual style, however, that remains the most stunning
Sleep, my love by Douglas Sirk( visu )
9 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Alison Courtland, a wealthy New York socialite awakens on a Boston-bound train with no memory of how she got there. A kind, elderly woman helps Alison call her husband Richard to arrange for her return. Upon Alison's arrival, Richard urges her to consult a psychiatrist, but the doctor's bizarre behavior and abusive manner nearly drives Alison mad. Is she really losing her mind or is there an elaborate scheme at play?
The black book ( visu )
15 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
In the late 18th century, Maximilen Robespierre threatens to seize power as France's new dictator during the French Revolution. Meanwhile, a freedom fighter, posing as a prosecutor, seeks to maintain his trust while secretly trying to destroy him and his allies
The chase by Arthur Ripley( visu )
14 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
When a World War II veteran does a good deed by returning a wallet he finds on the street, he becomes tangled in a web of intrigue and mystery
The lost moment ( visu )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and German and held by 103 libraries worldwide
An energetic American publisher is in search of the lost love letters of an early ninteenth century poet. Under a false name, Lewis rents a room in a mansion from Juliana Borderau, a former lover of the dead writer. Overseeing the eerie mansion is Juliana's near-psychotic niece, Tina, who mistrusts the publisher from the very onset. It soon becomes clear to Lewis that the mansion harbors horrible secrets, however, he intends to collect the lost letters at any cost
 
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Conway, Blade Stanhope 1908-1990
Cummings Bob 1908-1990
Cummings, Charles Clarence 1908-1990
Cummings, Clarence Robert Orville
Cummings, Clarence Robert Orville 1908-1990
Cummings, Robert 1908-1990
Hutchens, Brice, 1908-1990
Hutchens, Bruce 1908-1990
Robert Cummings acteur américain
Robert Cummings Amerikaans filmacteur
Robert Cummings amerykański aktor
Robert Cummings attore statunitense
Robert Cummings US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler
Stanhope Conway, Blade, 1908-1990
Каммингс, Роберт
Роберт Каммінгс
رابرت کامینگز بازیگر آمریکایی
ロバート・カミングス
Languages
English (361)
German (3)
French (3)
Spanish (2)
Turkish (1)
Italian (1)
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