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James, Sidney

Overview
Works: 157 works in 444 publications in 4 languages and 2,686 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Caper films  Film noir  Film adaptations  Television comedies  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other
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Publications by Sidney James
Publications by Sidney James, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Sidney James
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( visu )
36 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 623 libraries worldwide
A meek clerk devises an ingenious plan to rob a fortune in gold bullion from his own bank, but when he and his accomplice melt the gold into souvenir Eiffel Towers to smuggle into France, their perfect crime becomes a disaster!
Carry on laughing : the complete series ( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Fans of Monty Python and Fawlty Towers will delight in Carry On Lauging - the campy, bawdy, side-splitting funny Brit-com based on the hugely popular Carry On films
Hammer film noir : double feature ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Paid to kill. "A man's business deal fails and to provide for his "adoring" wife, he hires his best friend to kill him so his wife can collect on his insurance. The business deal comes through at the last minute, but he finds he can't call off the murder. His treacherous double-crossing wife has different ideas."--Container
Quatermass 2 by Val Guest( visu )
11 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 67 libraries worldwide
During a routine drive to his observatory, Professor Quatermass (Brian Donlevy) finds a mysterious government facility surrounded by guards and mines. Curious, Quatermass investigates only to find alien invaders
Carry on cowboy. Carry on screaming by Gerald Thomas( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
In Carry On Cowboy, a peace loving town mistakenly hires a custodian as sheriff to stop a vicious gunfighter. In Carry On Screaming, two bumbling Scotland Yard detectives must stop a mad scientist
Carry on up the Khyber by Gerald Thomas( visu )
21 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
One of the Carry on ... series of spoofs, this time a parody of the British Raj movie. Set in 1895 India; the Burpas are revolting; the 3rd Foot and Mouth guards the Khyber Pass, and the Khasi of Kalabar schemes rebellion. Sir Sidney Ruff-Diamond must deal with these various threats amidst ongoing farce and hijinks
Carry on Cleo by Gerald Thomas( visu )
17 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
"Infamy, infamy -- they've all got it in for me!" Kenneth Williams' Julius Caesar is having a bad day in the funniest toga party of all time -- a historical and hysterical take on the life and loves of the Queen of the Nile. Follow the amorous adventures of Sidney James' Marc Anthony as he clinches with the gorgeous Amanda Barrie's sultry Cleopatra, in by far the most lavish looking of all the Carry On films
The gambler and the lady ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
The gambler and the lady: "A greedy but successful gambler wants to join the British establishment when he fall in love with a blue-blooded lady. But first, he must mend his ways and get rid of his nightclub singer girlfriend."--IMDb
The belles of St. Trinian's by Frank Launder( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
A farce set among the uninhibited pupils of an unorthodox school. A sultan sends his daughter to St. Trinian's because it is near his racehorse stables. One of the students kidnaps the sultan's prize mare and pandemonium ensues
Carry on girls ( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Fircombe is a seaside resort hosting a beauty contest. Amongst the contestants are Miss 'Easy Rider' and 'Dawn Brakes', two girls who knock out with their fists as well as their looks!. They cause havoc, as do the male guests, and to add to this there is a Women's Lib group determined to ruin the proceedings!
Carry on doctor by Gerald Thomas( visu )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Doctor Tinkle presides over the wards at Borough County Hospital, where patients, doctors and nurses alike all harbour hidden passions for each other. His stern demeanour is disrupted by the arrival of Nurse Sandra May, a young woman from his past who raises the blood pressure of the entire male hospital population. His underhand plots with the matron to dismiss one of the more popular doctors inspire, of all things, a patients' revolt! The gags and laughter fly in this raucous comedy
Carry on Henry ( visu )
10 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
A comedy about two imaginary wives of Henry VIII
Carry on at your convenience ( visu )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
This is the tale of industrial strife at WC Boggs' Lavatory factory. Vic Spanner is the union representative who calls a strike at the drop of a hat; eventually everyone gets fed up with him. This is also the ideal opportunity for lots of lavatorial jokes
Hancock's half hour : the 'lost' episodes by Ray Galton( file )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Long absent from the BBC archives, the classic Hancock's half hour radio episodes 'The new secretary' (original version) and 'The blackboard jungle' were recently rediscovered as 'off-air' recordings. They have now been digitally remastered, and are presented here for the very first time, along with two bonus archive features: "In conversation with ... Galton & Simpson', in which the writers talk about Hancock and their other comedy hits, and 'Six characters in search of an answer' which looks at the character of Hancock in detail
 
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Alternative Names
Cohen, Sidney Joel
Cohen Sidney Joel 1913-1976
James, Sid.
James, Sid 1913-1976
James, Sid (Sidney), 1913-1976
James, Sidney 1913-1976
James, Sydney.
James, Sydney 1913-1976
Sid James acteur britannique
Sid James actor británico
Sid James Brits acteur (1913-1976)
Sid James britský herec a komik jihoafrického původu
Sid James sørafrikansk komikar og skodespelar
Sid James sørafrikansk komiker og skuespiller
Sid James sydafrikansk komiker och skådespelare
Sid James sydafrikansk komiker og skuespiller
Sidney 1913-1976
Sidney James actor britanic
Sidney James südafrikanischer Schauspieler
Джеймс, Сид
سید جیمز بازیگر و کمدین اهل آفریقای جنوبی
シド・ジェームズ
Languages
English (150)
Spanish (2)
French (2)
German (1)
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