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Gaumont British Picture Corp

Overview
Works: 218 works in 791 publications in 3 languages and 12,252 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films  History  Silent films  Documentary-style films  Ethnographic films  Historical films 
Roles: Originator, Producer, pre
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
116 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,696 libraries worldwide
Follows the escapades of Richard Hanney, who stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
54 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in English and held by 1,900 libraries worldwide
A young woman on a train, enroute back to England from Switzerland, meets a charming older lady who promptly disappears. The other passengers deny ever having seen her, leading the young woman into a complex web of mystery and high adventure
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
101 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,833 libraries worldwide
Story of an Englishman touring Morocco with his wife and child who accidentally becomes involved in an anarchist plot to assassinate a foreign diplomat in London when a murdered British agent whispers a secret to him before dying
Sabotage ; Lodger by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
69 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
Sabotage: An undercover Scotland Yard detective infiltrates the home of a theatre operator who is suspected of sabotage. When the saboteur suspects he is being watched, he asks his nephew to deliver an explosive parcel across town
Young and innocent by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
58 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 720 libraries worldwide
[Young and innocent] When a woman's body is discovered on the beach by one of her former lovers, he races off to call the police. Two witnesses see him run and think he is the escaping killer. After being arrested, he manages to escape in the confusion at the courthouse. With the assistance of the constable's daughter, he tries to prove his innocence while avoiding pursing the police
Man of Aran by Robert Joseph Flaherty( visu )
11 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Au large des côtes d'Irlande, sur l'archipel d'Aran, une famille de pêcheurs mène une lutte de tous les instants contre les éléments naturels. Drame documentaire interprété par des comédiens non professionnels
Secret agent by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
42 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 536 libraries worldwide
A British Intelligence agent has orders to eliminate an enemy agent and thinks he has succeeded. He later finds out that he killed an innocent tourist in Geneva
Alfred Hitchcock : 4 spine tingling films from the master of suspense ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
The 39 steps: Character Richard Hanney stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors
Le Chef ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 271 libraries worldwide
A veteran chef who faces off against his restaurant group's new CEO, who wants to the establishment to lose a star from its Michelin rating in order to bring in a younger chef who specializes in molecular gastronomy
King Solomon's Mines ( visu )
20 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Adventurer Allan Quartermain leads a party in search of both a missing English aristocrat and King Solomon's Mines
Perceval le Gallois by Éric Rohmer( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 172 libraries worldwide
A stylized film adaptation of Chrétien de Troyes' 12th century Arthurian romance featuring the knight Perceval
Classic British thrillers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
The upturned glass: Married Dr. Michael Joyce falls in love with the mother of a young patient, whose husband is working abroad. They have agreed to end the affair when he is stunned to hear of her death in a mysterious fall
Hindle wakes by Maurice Elvey( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Two factory workers decide to spend their holiday at Blackpool, where Fanny Hawthorne meets the son of a local factory owner. After they have an affair his family decides he must do the honorable thing and propose marriage to Fanny
The ghoul ( visu )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
An Egyptologist (Boris Karloff) wishes to be buried with a jewel he believes will allow him eternal life. When it is stolen, he rises from the dead to seek revenge
The triumph of Sherlock Holmes ( visu )
6 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes (Arthur Wontner) and Dr. Watson (Ian Fleming) travel to Birlstone Castle to unravel a mysterious murder. The trail leads to a secret American society of coal-miners called the Scowlers. As usual, that diabolical villain Professor Moriarty (Lynn Harding in fine form) is the evil instigator who has allied with an American mobster to kill a Pinkerton detective, who is trying to bring down the Scowlers
World War II movies ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
We dive at dawn: The "Sea Tiger" attempts to sink the German battleship "Brandenburg" off Denmark
Alfred Hitchcock premiere collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Collection of feature films directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Evergreen ( visu )
15 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
A young woman impersonates her mother, a former music hall star in retirement many years, in order to make her own mark. The public accepts her, believing she has discovered eternal youth
Chu Chin Chow ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
A musical retelling of Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves. Penniless woodcutter Ali Baba finds himself wealthy when he discovers the secret treasure cave of the Forty Thieves, but soon finds he must contend with Abu Hasan, a thief posing as a Chinese mandarin in order to steal Ali Baba's riches. Wong plays the slave girl who must help Ali Baba in his adventure
The 39 steps ; The lady vanishes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
In The 39 Steps, an innocent Canadian becomes involved in espionage and murder. In The lady vanishes, a young woman who has befriended a mysteriously vanished old woman tries to locate her and is caught up in a web of intrigue
 
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controlled identity Gaumont Co. Ltd.

controlled identity Provincial Cinematograph Theatres Limited

British-Gaumont Picture Corp.
British-Gaumont Picture Corporation
Gaumont-British Corp.
Gaumont-British Picture Corporation
Gaumont-British Picture Corporation British film studio
Gaumont-British Picture Corporation Британская киностудия
GB Pictures
ゴーモン・ブリティッシュ
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English (515)
French (4)
Spanish (1)
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