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Marshal, Alan 1909-1961

Works: 49 works in 130 publications in 2 languages and 3,437 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Detective and mystery films  Juvenile works  Horror films  Romantic comedy films  Motion pictures  Screwball comedy films  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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 by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 808 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 )
39 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 622 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 Sherlock Holmes collection by Roy William Neill( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
A man who believes he has been reincarnated goes to a small New England town to find the secrets of his past life
The hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 402 libraries worldwide
Charles Laughton is remarkable as the deaf, grotesque hunchback who rescues a beautiful Gypsy girl (O'Hara) from the noose of an ugly mob. Swooping down from the bell tower, he carries her away to the cathedral where she can claim sanctuary. And there, as he protects her from death, he is moved by her great beauty and falls in love with her
The complete Thin Man collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 231 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 225 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 166 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 )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 118 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 54 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 49 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
3 Vincent Price greatest horror classics of all time ( visu )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Lydia by Julien Duvivier( visu )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Lydia, una bella mujer madura, se reencuentra con los hombres que amó en su juventud y recuerda las pasiones del pasado con la perspectiva que da el tiempo y la edad
Horror classics ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 31 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
House on haunted hill House on haunted hill ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 28 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)
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 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
[Dementia 13]: A family living in a castle in Ireland has had a dark spell cast over it since the drowning of their beautiful young daughter some years earlier. When the truth of the mysterious death of the young daughter begins to surface, a series of axe murders makes everyone in and around the castle suspect
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 21 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
House on haunted hill Night of the living dead ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 18 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?
Halloween magic scary sights & sounds of Halloween ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
This special DVD is an eerie collection of classic images set to the chilling sounds of Halloween. Slip this looping DVD into your player while you greet trick-or-treaters, or play it during a party
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
House on haunted hill: The owner of a haunted house offers five strangers $10,000 to spend the night there. They soon regret accepting his offer
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Marshall, Alan 1909-1961
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