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Marshal, Alan 1909-1961

Overview
Works: 66 works in 139 publications in 2 languages and 3,481 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Animated films  Children's films  Detective and mystery films  Horror films  Romantic comedy films  Screwball comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Alan Marshal
Publications by Alan Marshal
Publications by Alan Marshal, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Alan Marshal
 
Most widely held works by Alan Marshal
After the thin man ( visu )
4 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 816 libraries worldwide
Now back in San Francisco after their holiday in New York, Nick and Nora Charles find themselves trying to solve another mystery. Nora's cousin Selma is accused of having murdered her husband, but for Nick it's clear that she is not the murderer and he starts to investigate, supported by Nora and Asta
House on Haunted Hill by William Castle( visu )
35 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 607 libraries worldwide
Millionaire Fredrick Loren and his fourth wife share a twisted relationship. Each has a reason for offering five strangers $10,000 if they can stay one night in their haunted house. When they accept the offer, the guests soon regret it
The adventures of Sherlock Holmes ( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Professor Moriarty has at long last been brought to trial for murder, but is acquitted after the court finds a lack of sufficient evidence. Moriarty wastes no time in plotting his next crime, but he must first divert the attention of the Great Detective
The hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Victor Hugo's novel about the deformed bell-ringer Quasimodo. This title has been repackaged
The complete Thin Man collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
A collection of six "Thin man" films starring William Powell and Myrna Loy as a married couple who dabble in mysteries
The complete Sherlock Holmes collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Basil Rathbone portrays the deductive genius, Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce his mystified colleague, Dr. Watson in these classic films
The white cliffs of Dover ( visu )
3 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
When Susan moves with her father from America to England, she ends up falling in love with and marrying Sir John Ashwood, an English baronet. But, before their son is born, Susan loses her husband to World War I. When World War II breaks out years later, her son's own tour of duty begins. Finding out whether he will return home safely or not makes for some of the most dramatic moments in motion picture history
Night must fall ( visu )
4 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
"A headless corpus delicti, a weird forest at night and a woman's head in a locked leather hat box under the bed. Add to this a neurotic English girl, a doddering hypochondriac and a charming but cold-blooded killer. The result? One of the most unusual and daring thrillers to come out of Hollywood in the '30s ..."--Container
The Howards of Virginia by Frank Lloyd( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Romantic adventure set during the turbulent years of Colonial and Revolutionary America about a conservative bride and her democratic husband who are forced to choose between their love for each other and their political beliefs
Tom, Dick and Harry by Garson Kanin( visu )
4 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Dreamy and somewhat dizzy telephone operator Janie has a steady boyfriend, a real go-getter salesman named Tom, eagerly pursuing the American Dream. Then she gets--and accepts--three proposals of marriage in under a week! The first is from Tom, who lacks the romantic impulses Janie thinks she needs. The second is from millionaire playboy R.J. Hamilton, aka Dick, who inspires Cinderella fantasies of glamour and pageantry. But it's the third, from Harry, that causes the most trouble. Harry's an easy-going nonconformist auto mechanic with a romantic streak, snappy wit, and a kiss that inspires music. Can Janie find happiness with him? Full of both pin-up glamour and screwball comedy, especially in the cartoonish dream sequences, the film highlights Ginger Rogers' perfect combination of skepticism and daffiness
House on haunted hill : House on haunted hill ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
The going rate is $1,000,000 in the effects-filled Dark Castle Entertainment 1999 remake. Geoffrey Rush plays the twisted bigshot who throws a birthday bash for his wife (Famke Janssen)
Lydia by Julien Duvivier( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 29 libraries worldwide
"Now an elderly woman, Lydia is reunited with her longtime friend and admirer, Dr. Michael Fitzpatrick (Joseph Cotten). She accepts his dinner invitation, but is startled when she arrives at his home and finds that two other suitors from her past have also been invited--Bob Willard (George Reeves) and Frank Audrey (Hans Yaray)."--Container
House on Haunted Hill ; The bat ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
The Bat: Mystery writer Cornelia Van Gorder has rented a remote mansion for the summer. One night, a prowler tagged "The Bat" invades the guarded house, terrorizing Cornelia and her maid. The resourceful novelist decides to set a trap to capture "The Bat."
Horror classics : 5 movies over 5 hours ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Werewolf in the girls' dormitory: "At a boarding school for wayward girls, a murderous beast is prowling the campus grounds. With its razor sharp claws, skin-shredding teeth, and insatiable lust for blood, the flesh-ripping beast slinks out of the shadows when the moon is full and when there is no one around to hear its victims' blood-curdling screams."--Container
3 Vincent Price greatest horror classics of all time ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Horror classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
[The house on haunted hill]: Vincent Price is the owner of a haunted house who offers five strangers $10,000 to spend the night in his house. When they accept his offer, they soon regret it. A great old fashioned ghost story with a wild finish and a new twist
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
The Hunchback of Notre Dame: A deformed bell ringer at Notre Dame cathedral in late 15th century France rescues a gypsy girl from the evil intentions of her guardian. Dance, girl, dance: Bubbles loves to dance. But she also likes to eat. Her friend Judy may choose to suffer for her art, but not Bubbles. She swaps her ballet shoes for a G-string-- and turns patrons' fantasies into dollars as burlesque sensation Tiger Lily White. The Spanish main: Laurent Van Horn, a Dutch sea captain, is shipwrecked on the coast of Cartagena, a Spanish-held island. Sentenced to be hanged, Van Horn and his crew escape from jail and take up piracy as revenge against Spain. Soon afterward, they capture a ship carrying Francesca, the fiance of Cartagena's corrupt governor Don Alvarado. Van Horn vengefully forces Francesca to marry him instead, which causes dissension at the Pirate colony of Tortuga. The wings of eagles: Cmdr. Frank 'Spig' Wead was a pioneer aviator, renowned screenwriter (whose works included John Ford's They Were Expendable) and a man of war. The skies beckoned Spig to action; a crippling injury ultimately left him powerless to act, propelling him to discover the power of his pen
The day of the outlaw by André De Toth( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
In the forsaken town of Bitters, Wyoming, tensions between homesteaders and cattlemen are high. When a conflict erupts between a farmer and ruthless rancher Blaise Starrett, it appears that the icy relations in snow-covered Bitters are in danger of heating to a boil. But as a gang of outlaws under the leadership of Jack Bruhn rides into town and begins to further threaten the town's way of life, Starrett must find a way to save the town
Vincent Prince classics : the bat ; House on haunted hill ; The last man on earth ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The last man on earth: Thinking himself the only person alive after a plague that has also killed his wife and child, a scientist fights a nightly battle with what appear to be vampires, trying to break into his house
Night of the living dead ; House on Haunted Hill ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Night of the living dead: In this George Romero classic, an ever-dwindling group of people ward off hordes of the undead. Risen from the grave due to radiation from a crashed satellite, the zombies are after our heroes and they are hungry for human flesh. House on haunted hill: Who else but the great Vincent Price could play eccentric moneybags Frederick Loren, who invites several guests to spend an overnight in a haunted house with the promise of $10,000 each if they make it to the next morning. Will our guests get rich, or will they take a dip in the vat of boiling acid?
 
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Alternative Names
Alan Marshal acteur
Alan Marshal Amerikaans acteur (1909-1961)
Alan Marshal attore australiano
Alan Marshal Australian actor
Alan Marshal australischer Filmschauspieler
Marshall, Alan 1909-1961
Алан Маршал
アラン・マーシャル (俳優)
Languages
English (89)
Spanish (1)
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