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Tinling, James 1898-1967

Overview
Works: 35 works in 42 publications in 2 languages and 575 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television programs 
Roles: Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about James Tinling
Publications by James Tinling
Publications by James Tinling, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by James Tinling
Charlie Chan in Shanghai ( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
"Chan visits the country of his honorable ancestors, only to encounter a murder and opium ring" -- Container
Mr. Moto's gamble ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Mr. Moto comes out fighting when a brutal boxing match turns into cold-blooded murder. Assisted by detective-in-training Lee Chan, Moto sets out to track down the killer based on a single ominous clue: a poisoned boxing glove
The Mr. Moto collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Mr. Moto investigates diamond smuggling in Puerto Rico after an earlier investigator is killed, the murder of a boxer in the ring, conspiracies against the British and French governments in Egypt, and the events on a ship bound for Shanghai when he recognizes his steward as a murderer from San Francisco
Charlie Chan ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Charlie Chan solves a murder at an English manor, tries to break up a counterfeiting ring, searches for a missing archaeologist, and encounters a ring of opium smugglers
Racket squad ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Four episodes (ca. 30 min. each) from the television series Racket squad, originally broadcast 1951-1953
The holy terror ( visu )
2 editions published between 1937 and 2005 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"The daughter of an officer of the Naval Air Service who, while putting on musical shows for the troops, uncovers a group of spies."--Container
Angel's holiday ( visu )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Back to nature ( visu )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"When druggist John Jones plans to give the opening address at the Neighborhood Druggists' Association convention held on the 4th of July at Crystal Lake, his family of three sons, two daughters, wife and mother, insists that they be allowed to come along and convinces him to buy a trailer for the outing. After various mishaps occur on the first day of travel, the Jones family stops for the night to set up camp. John instructs his skeptical sons, Jack and Roger, on the proper way to build a fire, but succeeds only in filling the trailer with smoke. His teen-aged daughter Bonnie climbs a tree to escape a playful bearcub, of whom she is terrified, and she is greatly relieved when a stranger, Tom Williams, pulls the cub away. Williams, who tells the family that he was left behind by his train, fixes the stove in the trailer and successfully intercedes when a deputy sheriff threatens to fine John for building a fire in a restricted area. At Crystal Lake, Williams courts Bonnie, and Jack falls for a vacationing girl named Mabel, who has a penchant for fast boats and peppy music, while John prepares his speech and his bookish adolescent daughter Lucy attempts to write a novel. After Jack and Mabel stave a rented motorboat, the owner, Mr. Sweeney, allows Jack to spade a large plot of land to pay for the repairs. Jack tricks Roger, an extremely entrepreneurly-minded adolescent, into digging the plot to find Indian arrowheads to sell. Roger, displeased, sneaks up on Jack kissing Mabel and takes their picture. When he threatens to show the photo to the fellows back home, Jack is forced to agree to Roger's price for the negative. Meanwhile, a Department of Justice official comes looking for Williams, really a fugitive from the Illinois State Penitentiary named Silky Walker. After Williams tricks the unsuspecting Bonnie into leaving with him in the family car, Roger finds a typed farewell note. John, with Jack and Roger, borrows Mr. Sweeney's car, which he learns too late has no brakes, and chases Williams and Bonnie. After Bonnie threatens to jump and John, unwittingly, does not let Williams get around him, Williams stops the car and concedes defeat. The family learns that the farewell note was from Lucy's romantic manuscript, and on the trip home, after John points out that they should have nothing more to do with strangers, he nevertheless stops to pick up a lone boy hitchhiking, whose large family, hiding behind bushes, then pile into the trailer"--AFI catalog, 1931-1940
Racket squad ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Ripped from the case files of police forces across the country, Racket squad sought to expose the devious machinations of the con man"--Container
Racket squad ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Ripped from the case files of police forces across the country, Racket squad sought to expose the devious machinations of the con man"--Container
Love time ( visu )
1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Señora casada necesita marido ( visu )
1 edition published in 1935 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
The great hospital mystery ( visu )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Second chance ( visu )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Charlie Chan in Shanghai and Charlie Chan's secret ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In 'Charlie Chan in Shanghai' (1935) the Chinese government calls Chan to Shanghai to investigate a murder involving an opium ring. In 'Charlie Chan's Secret' (1936), when an ocean liner sinks, Allen Colby (Jerry Miley), heir to millions, is presumed dead
Racket squad ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Ripped from the case files of police forces across the country, Racket squad sought to expose the devious machinations of the con man"--Container
Last of the Duanes ( visu )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The Beulah show ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In the first episode Beulah and Bill show the Henderson's ten-year-old son how to do "with-it" dancing. His dancing teacher is upset, but the girls his age are impressed. In episode two Bill is talked into babysitting for a seven-year-old girl and Oriole has a new boyfriend
45 fathers ( visu )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Racket squad ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Ripped from the case files of police forces across the country, Racket squad sought to expose the devious machinations of the con man"--Container
 
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English (26)
Spanish (1)
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