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Sherriff, R. C. (Robert Cedric) 1896-1975

Overview
Works: 319 works in 1,055 publications in 10 languages and 8,956 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  War films  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  History  Horror films  Film noir 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about R. C Sherriff
Publications by R. C Sherriff
Publications by R. C Sherriff, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by R. C Sherriff
Goodbye, Mr. Chips by Sam Wood( visu )
25 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 821 libraries worldwide
A shy British school master named Mr. Chipping devotes his life to teaching "his boys" after the death of his lovely, energetic American wife Katherine. Told via flashbacks, the film features an aged Mr. Chipping looking back nostalgically at his long career, taking note of the people who've touched his life over the years
The four feathers by Zoltan Korda( visu )
25 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Set at the end of the nineteenth century. With cannon fire igniting the North African skies, the British cavalry charges into battle to capture the strategic city of Khartoum. In the midst of the devastating carnage, a horrified officer resigns from his post. But he soon finds his shame is greater than his fear, and he returns to save his honor and the friends he betrayed at any cost
The invisible man by James Whale( visu )
62 editions published between 1933 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 692 libraries worldwide
A mysterious stranger has taken a room at a cozy inn in the British village of lpping. Never leaving his quarters, the stranger demands that the staff leave him completely alone. Working unmolested with his test tubes, the stranger does not notice when the landlady inadvertently walks into his room one morning. But she notices that her guest seemingly has no head! The stranger is a scientist who's left several months earlier while conducting a series of tests with a strange new drug
Odd man out by Carol Reed( visu )
31 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Taking place largely over the course of one tense night, Carol Reed's psychological noir, set in an unnamed Belfast, stars James Mason as Johnny McQueen, a revolutionary ex-con leading a robbery that goes horribly wrong. Injured and hunted by the police, he seeks refuge throughout the city, while the woman he loves (Kathleen Ryan) searches for him among the shadows
That Hamilton woman by Alexander Korda( visu )
11 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars of the late eighteenth century. Emma Hart is a beautiful dance hall girl who is sent by her latest lover to stay with his uncle Sir William Hamilton, the British ambassador to Naples. Sir William considers Emma a rare piece of art he must possess. Sir William introduces Emma to Naples' elite society and she soon marries him. Later, Horatio Nelson, a famous English Naval office arrives. Soon, a scandalous, adulterous affair between the British Royal Navy officer and the renowned beauty, Emma begins
The Hopkins manuscript by R. C Sherriff( Book )
34 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 494 libraries worldwide
Lunar disaster of future is investigated by archaeologists who try to unravel it
Quartet: stories by W. Somerset Maugham( Book )
11 editions published between 1948 and 1950 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
Trio by W. Somerset Maugham( Book )
7 editions published between 1950 and 1951 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
The invisible man by William R Sanford( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
A mysterious bandaged stranger in an English village turns out to be a mad scientist, who has discovered how to turn himself invisible and plans to take over the world
The fortnight in September : a novel by R. C Sherriff( Book )
50 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 310 libraries worldwide
English family of five spends vacation at the seashore
The dam busters by Michael Anderson( visu )
30 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Tells the true World War II story of how the Royal Air Force 617 Squadron carried out a raid on three of the most important dams in Germany
St. Helena, a play in twelve scenes by R. C Sherriff( Book )
17 editions published between 1934 and 1937 in English and Undetermined and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Greengates : a novel by R. C Sherriff( Book )
27 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 226 libraries worldwide
English insurance company employee retires but finds retirement boring
Home at seven : a play in three acts by R. C Sherriff( Book )
11 editions published between 1950 and 1977 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
The white carnation by R. C Sherriff( Book )
14 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
No highway in the sky ( visu )
5 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and German and held by 133 libraries worldwide
An eccentric scientist is convinced that England's new Reindeer planes will fall apart after 1,440 hours of flying time. When he finds himself on a Reindeer that has reached the stress point, a movie star passenger and a stewardess support his drastic action to permanantly ground the aircraft
Journey's end, a play in three acts by R. C Sherriff( Book )
85 editions published between 1929 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Skuespil fra fronten under 1. verdenskrig
The long sunset : a play in three acts by R. C Sherriff( Book )
29 editions published between 1900 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Badger's Green : a play in three acts by R. C Sherriff( Book )
20 editions published between 1930 and 1961 in 3 languages and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Another year, a novel by R. C Sherriff( Book )
12 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 107 libraries worldwide
The hostility of one half of his parishioners and the indifference of the other discourage him, but surprising events, including a visit to Hollywood bring about changes of heart
 
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Alternative Names
R. C. Sherriff britisk manusforfattar
R. C. Sherriff britisk manusforfatter
R. C. Sherriff britisk manuskriptforfatter
R. C. Sherriff Brits scenarioschrijver (1896-1975)
R. C. Sherriff brittisk manusförfattare
R. C. Sherriff englischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor
Robert Cedric Sherriff
Robert Cedric Sherriff auteur dramatique et romancier
Robert Cedric Sherriff sceneggiatore inglese
Šeriyp, R. Q.
Sheriff, R.C. 1896-1975
Sheriff, Robert C. 1896-1975
Sheriff, Robert Cedric 1896-1975
Sherrif, R. S. 1896-1975
Sherriff, R.
Sherriff, R.C.
Sherriff R. C. 1896-1975
Sherriff, R. C. (Robert Cedric), 1896-1975
Sherriff, Robert C.
Sherriff, Robert Cedric
Sherriff, Robert Cedric 1896-
Sherriff, Robert Cedric 1896-1975
Szerif, R. C.
Р.С. Шеррифф
Шерриф, Р. С 1896-1975
שעריף, ר. ק 1896־1975
رابرت سدریک شریف فیلمنامه‌نویس بریتانیایی
로버트 케드릭 셰리프
シェリフ
シェリフ, ロバート・C
ロバート・C・シェリフ
Languages
English (452)
German (30)
Spanish (9)
French (7)
Italian (4)
Finnish (4)
Ndonga (1)
Danish (1)
Irish (1)
Czech (1)
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