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Miles, Vera

Overview
Works: 313 works in 1,124 publications in 9 languages and 21,390 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Film noir  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Drama  Children's films 
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 )
219 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 4,555 libraries worldwide
Hitchcock's classic film about the troubled Norman Bates whose old dark house and adjoining motel offer a supposed refuge for Marion Crane, the ill-fated traveler
The searchers by John Ford( visu )
122 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,206 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 )
75 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,884 libraries worldwide
The story of a man who becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthless gunman (Liberty Valance)
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
49 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,385 libraries worldwide
The true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal
Follow me, boys! ( visu )
5 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Lem Siddons decides to put down roots after one too many years on the road with a ramshackle jazz band. He marries his sweetheart Vida Downey, and becomes a scoutmaster
Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
8 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in English and held by 465 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 FBI story by Mervyn LeRoy( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
The story of the FBI unfolds through the eyes of one of its agents. During his career he investigates gangsters, swindlers, the Ku klux klan, Nazi agents and cold war spies
Hellfighters by Andrew V McLaglen( visu )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 358 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
Psycho II by Richard Franklin( visu )
30 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Now, 22 years later, the Bates Motel is back in business and screams of terror are once again being heard
Molly and lawless John by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment (Firm)( visu )
24 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 338 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
Those Calloways ( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 248 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
The fighting Kentuckian ( visu )
10 editions published between 1949 and 1999 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
The daughter of a French general captures the heart of a rugged Kentucky rifleman. However, a powerful man also is determined to win her heart, and the two men soon lock horns. When the Kentuckian discovers that his rival is involved in a scheme to evict the French settlers, war breaks out between the fighting frontiersmen and the displaced French forces
One little Indian ( visu )
7 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 233 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 )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Features four thrillers directed by Alfred Hitchcock with various special features
Into the night by John Landis( visu )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Ed Orkin is an insomniac with a cheating wife and a dull job. His chances for excitement look hopeless until a mysterious blond named Diana drops onto the hood of his car. Diana leads him on a merry and murderous chase where the payoff could be in dollars or death
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
 
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Alternative Names
Miles, Vera
Ralston, Vera
Ralston, Vera June
Ralston, Vera June 1929-
Vera Miles actrice américaine
Vera Miles actriz estadounidense
Vera Miles Amerikaans acteur
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
Вера Майлз
Вера Майлс
Вера Мајлс
Віра Майлз
Майлз, Вера американская актриса
ורה מיילס
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 (439)
German (41)
French (36)
Spanish (33)
Danish (3)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Polish (1)
Turkish (1)
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