WorldCat Identities

Miles, Bernard 1907-1991

Overview
Works: 154 works in 331 publications in 4 languages and 5,872 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Detective and mystery films  Legends  Fiction  War films  Romance films  Crime films 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Narrator, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Other, Speaker, Author of introduction, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bernard Miles
Great expectations by David Lean( Visual )

26 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that years later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth
Robin Hood : his life and legend by Bernard Miles( Book )

14 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life and adventures of Robin Hood who, with his band of followers, lived as an outlaw in Sherwood Forest dedicated to fight against tyranny
Favorite tales from Shakespeare by Bernard Miles( Book )

15 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptations into story form of five of Shakespeare's plays
In which we serve by David Lean( Visual )

33 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The survivors of the sinking of a British destroyer, HMS Torrin, remember the ship's World War II career
Well-loved tales from Shakespeare by Bernard Miles( Book )

7 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tempest - As you like it - Othello - The merry wives of Windsor - Julius Caesar
Why didn't they ask Evans? by Agatha Christie( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a round of golf on a cliff-top course in Wales, Bobby Jones discovers a man lying gravely injured on the rocks below. His last words, "Why didn't they ask Evans?," leads Bobby and his friend on a quest to find out what happened to the man
The British theatre by Bernard Miles( Book )

7 editions published between 1948 and 1997 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

10 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben and Jo McKenna, are an innocent American couple vacationing in Morocco with their young son. But their simple plans turn into a nightmare after a French spy dies in Ben's arms at a Marrakesh market, and their son is kidnapped and taken to another country. A thrilling tale of international espionage, assassinations and terror
Heavens above!( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealistic clergyman is accidentally assigned to a wealthy parish where he insists on ministering to the rich and poor alike, infuriating the town, the religious hierarchy, and the government
Sapphire by Basil Dearden( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful female college student is found dead in a public park. The police soon discover that her murder may have been racially motivated
Curtain calls by Bernard Miles( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Lean directs Noël Coward( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1. In which we serve. The story of the H.M.S. Torrin, a British naval ship, from its construction through its destruction in World War II. As the surviving crew cling to life boats and wreckage awaiting rescue, they flashback to their homes and loved ones and in so doing recall just why they are fighting and whom they are fighting for. Disc 2. This happy breed. The story of a London family from 1919 to 1939, and their struggle to maintain a stable life in the period between the two World Wars. -- Disc 3. Blithe spirit. A cynical, self-absorbed novelist sets out to expose a fake medium and ends up with the amorous ghost of his first wife on his hands. Disc. 4. Brief encounter. After a chance meeting on a train station, a married doctor and a suburban housewife enter into a muted but passionate, and ultimately doomed, love affair
Beautiful Britain by Bernard Miles( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of our aircraft is missing: The crew of an RAF bomber is shot down in the Netherlands and struggles to escape capture by the Germans
Great expectations, by Charles Dickens( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that years later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth
Treasure Island, as presented at the Mermaid Theatre by Bernard Miles( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Sellers 5-film collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carlton-Browne of the F.O.: The British Foreign Office sends Carlton-Browne to revitalize the relations between Britain and the tiny island of Gaillardia when a valuable mineral deposit is discovered
Alfred Hitchcock's the man who knew too much( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben and Jo McKenna, are an innocent American couple vacationing in Morocco with their young son. But their simple plans turn into a nightmare after a French spy dies in Ben's arms at a Marrakesh market, and their son is kidnapped and taken to another country. A thrilling tale of international espionage, assassinations and terror
Look up your daughters! by Bernard Miles( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lock up your daughters : a musical play by Laurie Johnson( )

2 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bernard Miles acteur britannique

Bernard Miles britischer Schauspieler

Bernard Miles britisk skodespelar

Bernard Miles britisk skuespiller

Bernard Miles brittisk skådespelare

Miles, Bernard 1907-1991 Sir

Miles, Bernard 1907- Sir

Miles, Bernard James 1907-1991

Miles, Bernard, Sir, 1907-

Miles, Bernard, Sir, 1907-1991

Майлс, Бернард

برنارد میلز بازیگر بریتانیایی

マイルズ, バーナード

Languages
English (142)

Dutch (1)

Croatian (1)

French (1)

Covers
Curtain calls