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Reville, Alma

Overview
Works: 136 works in 698 publications in 11 languages and 8,213 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films  Film noir  Action and adventure films  Made-for-TV movies  Gangster films  Police films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Production personnel, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Conceptor, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Alma Reville
Publications by Alma Reville
Publications by Alma Reville, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Alma Reville
Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
93 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,178 libraries worldwide
A beguiling murderer charms his unsuspecting family, but soon his niece and namesake begins to suspect her uncle is hiding some terrible secret
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
70 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,383 libraries worldwide
Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life--and a bank account that's strictly low-life
Wu jian dao by Weiqiang Liu( visu )
74 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 560 libraries worldwide
[The sorcerer's apprentice] An innocent boy becomes the pawn in a deadly circus game gone awry
The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
27 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 493 libraries worldwide
The 39 Steps is a heart-racing spy story by Alfred Hitchcock, following Richard Hannay, who stumbles into a conspiracy that thrusts him into a hectic chase across the Scottish moors. A chase in which he is both the pursuer and the pursued, as well as into an expected romance with the cool Pamela
Murder! by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
54 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 431 libraries worldwide
"Diana Baring is an actress who is caught standing over the corpse of a fellow actress. Even worse, she has amnesia and remembers nothing about the murder, or herself. Though she desperately tries to recall anything that can help clear the fog from her mind, her amnesia is complete, as is the evidence against her. She is convicted of murder and sentenced to die. Only one person believes she is innocent, but can he prove it in time to save her?"--Container
Number seventeen by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
35 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 332 libraries worldwide
[The Ring] A silent film with musical soundtrack. A carnival fighter trys to make it as a professional to please his girlfriend
The Paradine case by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
13 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Beautiful Anna Paradine is accused of poisoning her older wealthy husband. Her barrister, the happily married Anthony Keane takes the case but also lets his heart rule his head when he falls hard for his client
Juno and the paycock by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
42 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 192 libraries worldwide
After a poor man's legacy fails to come through, his armless son is shot by an informer. A dramatic story of Ireland and the Dublin Rebellion
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Features four thrillers directed by Alfred Hitchcock with various special features
Stage Fright by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
32 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Eve Gill (Wyman), a drama student, takes on the role of lifetime to clear a friend (Todd) she suspects is being framed for murder by flamboyant stage star Charlotte Inwood (Dietrich). Her role? Become Charlotte's maid to uncover the truth. But what naïve Eve discovers, is that life doesn't always follow the script
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
9 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 138 libraries worldwide
A comedy, mystery, satire and romance classic about three passengers which begin as strangers on a tourist-filled train, but when the matronly lady disappears, the mismatched couple team up to find her
Alfred Hitchcock the early years of the master of suspense ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
The skin game: A poor family must resort to blackmail to get their land back after a wealthy land developer buys the family estate at an auction
It's in the bag! ( visu )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
An old tycoon decides to leave his fortune to his only living heir, Fred Floogle, a flea circus impresario, but the tycoon's crooked attorney and his old business partners kill the man and frame Fred for the murder. Fred discovers that part of the money and evidence clearing him is stuffed in one of the chairs he ended up selling in an auction to different buyers. The rest of the film goes off on any number of hilarious tangents, each tied-in ever so tenuously to the plot
Young and innocent by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
15 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 77 libraries worldwide
A tautly-plotted thriller centred on Hitchcock's favourite character: an innocent man wrongly accused. In this film, visually and narratively pre-empting the director's later hits, a young man notices the body of a woman washed up on the beach. He rushes to get help, but his actions are misconstrued by witnesses who assume his guilt
Le chant du Danube ( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Le jeune Johann Strauss aimerait que son talent de compositeur soit reconnu. Mais tout s'oppose à son désir : la réticence de son père, Johann Strauss sénior, lui même musicien reconnu, et l'amour qu'il porte à Rasi, pour lequel il est prêt à abandonner ses partitions et à devenir pâtissier. Une seule démonstration de son talent suffira-t-elle à surmonter ces obstacles?
Murder/Sabotage ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Sabotage: London is being terrorized by an unknown bomber. A movie cashier suspects that her husband is behind it all
Saboteur by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
8 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 40 libraries worldwide
One of Hitchcock's more comedic thrillers. A writer and war hero is approaced by British Intelligence to eliminate an enemy agent. Unfortunately, he mistakes an innocent man for his target and begins to doubt if he is suitable for the mission
Jamaica Inn by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Rich and strange: Fred and Emily Hill are a middle-class couple who lead routine lives until they receive an inheritance and decide to take off on an adventure trip around the world
The paradise case (1947) : shooting script by David O Selznick( file )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Suspicion (1941) : shooting script by Samson Raphaelson( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Alma Reville britische Drehbuchautorin, Ehefrau von Alfred Hitchcock
Alma Reville Brits scenarioschrijfster (1899-1982)
Alma Reville regista e sceneggiatrice britannica
Hitchcock, Alma.
Hitchcock, Alma 1899-1982
Reville, Alma Lucy.
Reville, Alma Lucy 1899-1982
Алма Ревиль
Альма Ревілль
עלמה רוויל
الما لوسی رویل
アルマ・レヴィル
Languages
English (327)
Spanish (69)
French (51)
German (23)
Italian (13)
Esperanto (3)
Russian (3)
Turkish (2)
Danish (2)
Portuguese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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