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Miles, Vera

Overview
Works: 348 works in 1,270 publications in 8 languages and 21,733 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Anthology television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Vera Miles
Publications by Vera Miles
Most widely held works by Vera Miles
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
272 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 5,114 libraries worldwide
Disgruntled Phoenix office worker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. She only gets to meet her lover Sam during lunch breaks and they cannot get married because of Sam's high alimony payments. One Friday, Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer. Seeing the opportunity to take the money and run, Marion leaves town and heads towards Sam's California store. Tired after the long drive and caught in a storm, she gets off the main highway and pulls into The Bates Motel. The motel is managed by a quiet young man called Norman who seems to be dominated by his mother
The searchers by John Ford( visu )
142 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,287 libraries worldwide
A Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughters. Breathtaking scenery gives a picture of frontier families separated by miles of emptiness
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( visu )
83 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,475 libraries worldwide
The story of a man who becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthless gunman
Alfred Hitchcock presents by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
An anthology series features murder and crime stories with an ironic twist
The FBI story by Mervyn LeRoy( visu )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
"Recounting his storied FBI career, veteran agent Chip Hardesty narrates events occurring from the 1920s to the 1940s. After marrying Lucy Ann, a local librarian, Hardesty is supposed to resign from the agency. But when he hears J. Edgar Hoover speak, he has a change of heart, fully embracing the agency. As he travels from one investigation to another with his partner, Sam Crandall, Hardesty faces down famous mobsters, Klansmen and spies."
Molly and lawless John by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment (Firm)( visu )
31 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 418 libraries worldwide
This Western classic stars Sam Elliott as the daring, renegade outlaw on the run. The action really heats up when Elliott steals the sheriff's wife. The sheriff goes in hot pursuit as he vows to get her back. As the sheriff's wife "Molly" and "John" get to know each other better, the sparks really start to fly
Hellfighters by Andrew V McLaglen( visu )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
Chance Buckman is a Texan who tames out-of-control oil well infernos in exotic locations around the world. Between blazes, Chance carries the burden for Madelyn, the wife who left him 20 years earlier because of his dangerous lifestyle
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Contains 14 motion pictures directed by Alfred Hitchcock, originally released between 1942 and 1976
Mazes and monsters by Steven Hilliard Stern( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Bound together by a desire to play "Mazes and Monsters" Robbie and his three college classmates decide to move the board game into the local legendary cavern. Robbie starts having visions, and the line between fantasy and reality fuse into a harrowing adventure
Those Calloways ( visu )
7 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
A man whose private dream of establishing a sanctuary for geese interferes with the commercial development of a hunting resort runs afoul of cynical and vested interests, who in turn manipulate him and his close family for their own selfish ends. Can this end happily? Of course it can
One little Indian ( visu )
9 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
Clint Keyes is on the run from the U.S. Cavalry, where he faces mutiny and desertion charges. With the company of a camel and a ten-year old runaway boy, he makes a frantic attempt to fade into the vast New Mexico countryside. They encounter a pioneering widow and her young daughter, who must choose between aiding the unlikely fugitives-- or hampering their desperate flight
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
In Fort Apache, a calvary officer whose by-the-book tactics and ignorance of the western frontier cause him to lead his men into a fatal Apache ambush
Into the night by John Landis( visu )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
From director John Landis (The Blues Brothers) comes a thrilling action comedy: Ed Okin's life is plagued with bad luck until a dazzling blonde (Oscar nominee Michelle Pfeiffer) falls into his life and pulls him into an exciting game of international intrigue
Molly and Lawless John ; and Blue River by Sam Elliott( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Molly and Lawless John: The wife of a brutal sheriff falls for a condemned prisoner. She helps him escape. Together they do their best to elude the sheriff who has vowed to get his wife back and to take vengeance on the outlaw
In search of America by Peter Jennings( visu )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
A young man quits college and takes to the road to find out "what it's all about," and his parents and grandmother join him
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Features four thrillers directed by Alfred Hitchcock with various special features
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Miles, Vera
Ralston, Vera
Ralston, Vera June
Ralston, Vera June 1929-
Vera Miles actrice américaine
Vera Miles actriu estatunidenca
Vera Miles actriz estadounidense
Vera Miles Amerikaans actrice
Vera Miles amerikansk skådespelare
Vera Miles amerikansk skodespelar
Vera Miles amerikansk skuespiller
Vera Miles attrice statunitense
Vera Miles US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Vera Miles yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijätär
Βέρα Μάιλς Αμερικανίδα ηθοποιός
Вера Майлз
Вера Майлс
Вера Мајлс
Віра Майлз
Майлз, Вера американская актриса
ורה מיילס
ורה מיילס שחקנית אמריקאית
ورا مایلز بازیگر آمریکایی
ویرا مایلز
ვერა მაილზი
베라 마일스
ヴェラ・マイルズ
维拉·迈尔斯
維拉美露絲
薇拉.邁爾斯
Languages
English (465)
Spanish (43)
French (31)
German (29)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (4)
Turkish (1)
Polish (1)
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