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Donat, Robert 1905-1958

Overview
Works: 244 works in 1,024 publications in 6 languages and 10,513 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Songs and music  Spy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Musical settings  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Printer, Director, Costume designer, Singer, Editor, Commentator, int, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Robert Donat
 
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The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

228 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man falsely accused of murder must uncover a secret organization in order to prove his innocence
The 39 steps( Visual )

21 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 1,386 WorldCat member 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 inn of the sixth happiness by Mark Robson( Visual )

28 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true-life story of Gladys Aylward, an English missionary that led a group of children through war-torn China in the 1930's. Nominated for an Academy Award, Best Director
Goodbye, Mr. Chips by Sam Wood( Visual )

53 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy British school master named Mr. Chipping devotes his life to teaching "his boys" after the death of his lovely, energetic American wife Katherine. Told via flashbacks, the film features an aged Mr. Chipping looking back nostalgically at his long career, taking note of the people who've touched his life over the years
The private life of Henry VIII by Alexander Korda( Visual )

50 editions published between 1933 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Henry VIII, King of England who married six times in search of a son and who finally settled down with a hatchet-faced old crab who was the only wife to get the best of him
Murder in the cathedral by T. S Eliot( Recording )

28 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the murder of Thomas a Becket as seen through the eyes of the great poet. A dramatization in verse of the murder of Thomas Becket at Canterbury. The theatre as well as the church is enriched by this poetic play of grave beauty and momentous decision
Peter and the wolf by Sergey Prokofiev( )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the orchestral fairy tale of the boy who, ignoring his grandfather's warnings, proceeds to capture a wolf
Alfred Hitchcock : 4 spine tingling films from the master of suspense( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 39 steps: Character Richard Hanney stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors
Piano concertos nos. 1 & 2 ; Practical cats ; Bagatelles by Alan Rawsthorne( )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Count of Monte Cristo( Visual )

14 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmond Dantes is a common seaman falsely accused of spying during the Napoleonic Wars. Imprisoned without trial in the infamous Chateau d'If, he spends over a decade in solitary confinement. With the aid of a fellow captive, he makes a daring escape. Once outside, he fabricates a stately new identity as the Count of Monte Cristo and vows to bring the villains who framed him to justice. A classic swashbuckler based on the 1844 novel by Alexandre Dumas
The citadel by A. J Cronin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young doctor in a Welsh mining village runs up against the medical establishment when he tries to explore the cause of a cough disabling miners; he abandons his humanitarian goals for a London practice
Practical cats by Alan Rawsthorne( Recording )

12 editions published between 1967 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents readings of fifteen comical cat poems
The stained glass at Fairford( Visual )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the medieval stained glass (1497) in the church of St Mary the Virgin, Fairford, Gloucestershire, explaining its design and use as an aid for Bible instruction
The Winslow boy by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

14 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A barrister defends a naval cadet accused of stealing a postal money-order
The thirty-nine steps by John Buchan( Visual )

30 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Donat, the classic Hitchcock hero, and Madeleine Carroll as the beautiful heroine, are chased across Scotland by the British police and international spies. They must find the answer to the question, "What are the thirty-nine steps?"
Alfred Hitchcock's The thirty-nine steps( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent Canadian while visiting England is implicated in the theft of national secrets and murder
Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 39 steps": Richard Hanney gets more than he bargained for when he brings home a frightened young woman who confesses to be a British agent on the trail of foreign spies. "Young and innocent": Starlet Christine Clay washes up on a seaside beach and is found by Robert. As he is running for help, he is spotted by swimmers who report him as the murderer. "Rich and strange": Fred Hill and his wife, Emily are a small-town couple leading an ordinary, boring life at home, that is until they inherit some money from a rich uncle
The ghost goes West by René Clair( Visual )

13 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spirit of a Scottish rogue returns to modern times to help a young member of the family. Fantasy-comedy
Great cinema classics : 15 films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vacation from marriage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert and Cathy Wilson possibly the dullest married couple in England, bid each other a tepid farewell when World War II separates them. Robert joins the Navy, gets in shipshape condition and becomes a war hero. Cathy joins the WRENS, tries lipstick and a new 'do, and becomes a woman of the world. Both experience a thrilling romantic fling. Three years pass before they get leave at the same time, bringing a reunion they dread
 
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