WorldCat Identities

Smith, C. Aubrey (Charles Aubrey) 1863-1948

Overview
Works: 185 works in 504 publications in 4 languages and 13,361 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Christmas films  Romantic comedy films  Screwball comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Romance films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Costume designer, Performer, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by C. Aubrey Smith
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterful psychological thriller about a young woman who marries a rich and handsome man after a whirlwind romance but finds that his household is obsessed with the memory of his dead first wife, Rebecca. She finds the hostile behaviour of the housekeeper particularly upsetting - until she makes a discovery that shows Rebecca in a different light
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

4 editions published between 1939 and 2005 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Charles' family vacation on Long Island is interrupted by a series of murders
Queen Christina by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrayal of the 17th century Queen of Sweden who relinquishes her throne for her lover, the ambassador from Spain
Trouble in paradise( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When thief Gaston Monescu meets his true love in pickpocket Lily, they embark on a scam to rob lovely perfume company executive Mariette Colet. But when Gaston becomes romantically entangled with Mme. Colet, their larcenous ruse is jeopardized and Gaston is forced to choose between two beautiful women"--Container
Rudyard Kipling's Wee Willie Winkie by John Ford( Visual )

20 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American girl arrives in India to live with her Colonel grandfather and teaches the adults that there are other ways than war to solve problems
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

23 editions published between 1935 and 2017 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While three elderly businessmen are having a Christmas Eve dinner, they are visited by two kind-hearted strangers who return their wallets. The men are all killed in a blizzard, but return to Earth as the couple's guardian angels
The prisoner of Zenda by John Cromwell( Visual )

8 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He has the appearance and manner of the king, yet he's really a lookalike ... and on his shoulders rests all hope of foiling a blackguard's plot to usurp the throne. Adventure, pageantry and royal intrigue are forged at sword point
The scarlet empress by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "L'impératrice de Russie Elizabeth fait venir dans son pays la princesse allemande Sophia Frederica promise à une destinée exceptionnelle. Elle doit en effet épouser le grand-duc Pierre, l'héritier du trône. Tout au long du voyage, la jeune femme rêve à son bonheur futur et à St-Pétersbourg. Présentée à l'impératrice Elizabeth, elle change son nom de baptême en Catherine. En découvrant que le Grand-duc Pierre n'est pas à la hauteur de ses espoirs. Catherine collectionne les amants et tombe amoureuse du comte Alexei, qu'elle quitte lorsqu'elle apprend qu'il a également séduit l'impératrice Elizabeth."
Love me tonight by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

8 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Parisian tailor begins a whirlwind romance with a princess after pretending to be a member of the nobility himself
Little Lord Fauntleroy by John Cromwell( Visual )

39 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in English and French and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of Ceddie's English father, he and his mother live together in Brooklyn. Ceddie's grandfather, the Earl of Dorincourt, had disowned Ceddie's father when he married an American. But when the Earl's remaining son dies, he accepts Ceddie as Lord Fauntleroy, his heir, and sends for Ceddie and his mother. Ceddie uses the first of his newly found wealth to do some favors for his old friends, then heads to England, where he must try to overcome the Earl's dislike for his mother
And then there were none by Barry Fitzgerald( Visual )

10 editions published between 1945 and 2006 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten strangers are summoned by an absent millionaire to a private island off the coast of Devon, where they soon begin dying one-by-one
Cecil B. DeMille's Cleopatra by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

10 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypt, 48 B.C. Cleopatra is facing palace revolt in her kingdom. She decides to embrace the arrival of Julius Caesar as a way of solidifying her power under Roman rule. When Caesar is led astray by Cleopatra and is killed, she transfers her affections to Marc Antony. She does all that she can to dazzle Marc on a barge fit for a king. But her trick may not work this time around. A web of royal deception and betrayal
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though their families are feuding, Romeo and Juliet fall in love and secretly marry. Romeo gets in a fight and kills Juliet's cousin Tybalt, resulting in his banishment from Verona. When her parents insist that she marry Paris, Juliet and the friar devise a plan that she hopes will make things right
The four feathers( Visual )

5 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at the end of the nineteenth century. With cannon fire igniting the North African skies, the British cavalry charges into battle to capture the strategic city of Khartoum. In the midst of the devastating carnage, a horrified officer resigns from his post. But he soon finds his shame is greater than his fear, and he returns to save his honor and the friends he betrayed at any cost
Waterloo Bridge by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of World War II, Roy, a British officer, revisits Waterloo Bridge where he and Myra met and fell in love during an air raid at the beginning of World War I. Heartbroken after Roy was reportedly killed in action, Myra turned to prostitution to make her way. The report, however, was false, and when Roy returns from a POW camp, Myra's shattered spirit may no longer hold any room for happiness
Madame Curie by Ju li( Visual )

3 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Marie Sklodowska of Poland dreamed of being something more than being just a wife and mother. She defied convention to study physics and mathematics at the Sorbonne and with Pierre Curie, the professor who became her husband, goes on to make one of the greatest breakthroughs in 20th-century science
The four feathers by Zoltan Korda( Visual )

25 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and German and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With cannon fire igniting the North African skies, the British cavalry charges into battle to capture the strategic city of Khartoum. In the midst of the devastating carnage, a horrified officer resigns from his post. But he soon finds his shame is greater than his fear, and he returns to save his honor--and the friends he betrayed--at any cost"--Container
China seas by Tay Garnett( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rugged Captain Alan Gaskell sails the perilous waters between Hong Kong and Singapore with a secret cargo : a fortune in British gold. That's not the only risky cargo he carries. Both his fiery mistress and his refined fiancée are aboard!--Container
Rebecca( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman who believes she has found her heart's desire when she marries the dashing aristocratic widower Maxim de Winter. But upon moving to Manderley, her groom's baroque ancestral mansion, she soon learns that his deceased wife's memory haunts not only the home but the temperamental, brooding Maxim as well
The Cecil B. DeMille collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Experience the breathtaking dangers and delights of ancient Rome in The sign of the cross; trek through a perilous jungle with Four frightened people; thrill to the passion, suspense and intrigue of Cleopatra; journey back in time with the glorious story of The crusades; and see how the West was really won in the explosive Union Pacific."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Aubrey Smith

C. Aubrey Smith aktor brytyjski

C. Aubrey Smith attore britannico

C. Aubrey Smith britesche Schauspiller

C. Aubrey Smith britischer Schauspieler und Begründer des Hollywood Cricket Club

C. Aubrey Smith Brits acteur (1863-1948)

C. Aubrey Smith brittiläinen näyttelijä ja kriketinpelaaja

C. Aubrey Smith jogador de críquete britânico

C・オーブリー・スミス

Charles Aubrey Smith acteur britannique

Smith, Aubrey 1863-1948

Smith, Aubrey 1863-1948 Sir

Smith, Aubrey, Sir, 1863-1948

Smith C. Aubrey 1863-1948

Smith, C. Aubrey 1863-1948 Sir

Smith, C. Aubrey, Sir, 1863-1948

Smith, Charles Aubrey

Smith, Charles Aubrey 1863-1948

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Languages
English (231)

German (3)

Spanish (1)

French (1)

Covers
The scarlet empressAnd then there were noneWaterloo BridgeFour years on the western front : being the experiences of a ranker in the London Rifle Brigade, 4th, 3rd and 56th Divisions