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Holt, Seth 1923-1971

Overview
Works: 55 works in 145 publications in 5 languages and 763 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Caper films  Romance films  Thrillers (Television programs)  Slapstick comedy films  Horror films 
Roles: Director, Film editor, Author, fmd, Actor, fme, Performer, Producer, Scenarist, Restager , Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Seth Holt
The nanny by Seth Holt( Visual )

30 editions published between 1965 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blamed for the drowning death of his little sister, ten-year-old Joey Fane has finally returned home after being institutionalized for two years. Placed once again under the care of his devoted nanny, Joey is soon accused of trying to poison his own mother. But when he swears it was the nanny who committed the crimes, his tormented pleas lead some to wonder: is Joey the disturbed killer everyone thinks he is, or is this dear old nanny hiding some murderous secrets?
The Titfield thunderbolt by Charles Crichton( Visual )

7 editions published between 1953 and 2019 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the local railway is replaced with busses by the government, the citizens of Titfield decide to keep it running themselves. The owners of the new bus system try to sabotage their precious railway
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A not-so-musically-inclined band of outlaws pose as a group of amateur musicians, while secretly plotting a major heist. But the sweet landlady, who rents them their "digs," proves to be too much for these cutthroats. They decide to get rid of her... a task they find easier said than done
Blood from the mummy's tomb by Seth Holt( Visual )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British expedition team in Egypt discovers the ancient sealed tomb of the evil Queen Tera. But when one of the archeologists steals a mysterious ring from the corpse's severed hand, he unleashes a relentless curse upon his beautiful daughter. Is the voluptuous young woman now a reincarnation of the diabolical sorceress or has the curse of the mummy returned to reveal its horriffic revenge?
The gorgon by Cushing( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gorgon: In middle-Europe, villagers are literally becoming petrified. The authorities try to hush the matter up, but it becomes apparent that at the full moon, Medusa leaves her castle lair and anyone looking on her face is turned to stone. When this fate befalls a visitor, experts from the University of Leipzig arrive to get to the bottom of it all
The Bette Davis collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scream of fear( Visual )

8 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Peggy is a wheelchair-bound girl set to visit her father in France for the first time in ten years. when she arrives, she learns that he is away on business. She is left with her stepmother, Jane, and Dr. Gerrard, a friend of Penny's father who has come to visit. But when Penny continues to see her father's corpse around the house, she enlists the help of the family chauffeur, Robert, to help solve the mystery"--Container
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Alec Guinness as Henry Holland, a meek clerk, devises an ingenious plan to rob a fortune in gold bullion from his own bank. But their ingenious idea to melt the gold into souvenir Eiffel Towers and smuggle them to France turns their perfect crime into a disastrous caper and unexpected surprises
Battle of the sexes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaking the very foundation of a men-only company, an accomplished business woman attempts to contemporize a manufacturing company
Saturday night and Sunday morning by Karel Reisz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essentially the character study of a young Nottingham worker determinedly asserting his individuality in the face of his circumstances and the prevailing provincial morality. In its incisive close-up view of an English industrial town and through the strength of the performances (particularly those of Finney and Roberts) it was something of a landmark in the British cinema both for its influence on filmmaking and for its success with audiences
Nowhere to go by Seth Holt( Visual )

4 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canadian thief Paul Gregory pursues Harriet P. Jefferson in order to steal her rare coin collection. Having sold the coins, he puts the money in a safe deposit box and waits to be arrested, expecting to be out in five years. Sentenced to ten years, and with the help of Victor Sloane (Bernard Lee), Gregory breaks out of prison and plans to collect the money, and leave the country. A series of accidents and double-crosses sends Gregory spinning through London's criminal underworld, before he ends up on the run with socialite Bridget Howard through the Welsh countryside
Nanny, la governante by Seth Holt( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La famiglia Fane è stata colpita da una tragedia: la piccola Susan è morta in circostanze misteriose e, in seguito all'incidente, il fratellino Joey è stato ricoverato in un istituto per malattie mentali. Durante una vacanza a casa del bambino, si verificano incidenti che rischiano di essere mortali per la madre e la zia. Tutti sospettano di Joey, ma l'anziana governante fa delle rivelazioni inaspettate che chiariscono finalmente tutta la vicenda
The blue lamp by Basil Dearden( Visual )

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

British crime drama about the killing of a Scotland Yard policeman and the manhunt that follows. Shot in a semi-documentary style, examines a new breed of criminals hardened by the war years
Confession à un cadavre by Seth Holt( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blue lamp ; The nanny( Visual )

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

The blue lamp : When veteran bobby George Dixon is murdered while on duty the Paddington Green police force start a city-wide manhunt to bring the criminal responsible to justice
The blue lamp / The nanny ; directed by Seth Holt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A merced del odio by Seth Holt( Visual )

3 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joey Fane, un niño de 10 años, regresa a casa después de haber pasado una temporada en un colegio especial, al que fue enviado tras matar a su hermana pequeña. Desde su llegada, se dedica a hacer la vida imposible a su familia, en especial a su niñera, a quien llega a acusar de intentar matarlo. Todo indica que Joey sigue gravemente perturbado, ¿o tal vez no es así?
Taste of fear( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peggy is a wheelchair-bound girl set to visit her father in France for the first time in ten years. When she arrives, she learns that he is away on business. She is left with her stepmother, Jane, and Dr. Gerrard, a friend of Penny's father who has come to visit. But when Penny continues to see her father's corpse around the house, she enlists the help of the family chauffeur, Bob, to help solve the mystery
Cherchez la femme( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La momie sanglante( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Multiple languages and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Holt, James.

Holt, James 1923-1971

Seth Holt britischer Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent, Drehbuchautor und Filmeditor

Seth Holt britischer Filmregisseur, -produzent, Drehbuchautor und Cutter

Seth Holt Brits filmregisseur (1923-1971)

Seth Holt director de cine británico

Seth Holt director de cinema britànic

Seth Holt réalisateur britannique

Seth Holt regista e produttore inglese

Seth Holt regjisor britanik

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