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Collier, Constance 1878-1955

Overview
Works: 86 works in 187 publications in 4 languages and 3,097 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Comedy films  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Literature  Silent films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Librettist, Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Writer of accompanying material, Conceptor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Rope by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
41 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,011 libraries worldwide
Two friends strangle a college classmate and then proceed to invite his family and friends to dinner after they stuff the body inside a trunk to be used for the dining table. One of the guests, their teacher, suspects foul play and returns later to discover not only the body, but also how his own academic theories had been twisted to provide the motivation for the grotesque murder. Based on the real-life Leopold-Loeb murder, Hitchcock's study of total mise-en-scene construction was shot entirely on a single sound stage
Stage door by Gregory La Cava( visu )
12 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in English and French and held by 684 libraries worldwide
The film depicts the fears, setbacks and daily struggles of aspiring young performers, and, for the very few, stardom and success
The dark corner ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
A detective, already framed for murder once, is framed for the murder of his ex-partner, the man who framed him the first time
The lodger : a story of the London fog ( visu )
1 edition published in 2017 in No Linguistic Content and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Public schoolboy Roddy Berwick is expelled from school when he takes the blame for a friend's theft and his life falls apart in a series of misadventures
Peter Ibbetson : lyric drama in three acts (nine scenes) from the novel by George du Maurier : opus 20 by Deems Taylor( score )
10 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Harlequinade; the story of my life by Constance Collier( Book )
6 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Peter Ibbetson : lyric drama in three acts : from the novel by George Du Maurier, op. 20 by Deems Taylor( Book )
3 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Alfred Hitchcock's Rope ( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
"Inspired by a real-life murder case ... two friends ... strangle a classmate for intellectual thrills and then proceed to throw a party for the victim's family and friends--with the body stuffed inside the trunk they use for a buffet table. As the killers turn the conversation to committing the "perfect murder", their former teacher ... becomes increasingly suspicious that his students have turned his intellectual theories into brutal reality"--Container
Peter Ibbetson by Deems Taylor( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
The perils of Pauline by George Marshall( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2019 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Fictionalized story of the way Pearl White broke into the movies and how motion pictures were made in the early days. Pearl White, a sweatshop worker, entertains coworkers by singing to them. When an actress comes to pick up a costume, she hears White singing and helps her break into show business
A damsel in distress by George Stevens( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Lady Alyce Marshmorton must marry soon, and the servants at Tottney Castle have a betting pool on who Lady Alyce will choose. Features the Academy Award-winning dance number "Fun house" with Astaire, Burns and Allen
Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier( Book )
2 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Gifted architect Peter Ibbetson discovers his childhood sweetheart is now the wife of the nobleman he is working for. After being imprisoned for life for an accidental killing, it's only their rekindled love that gives Peter hope
Stage door (v.f.) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The film depicts the fears, setbacks and daily struggles of aspiring young performers, and, for the very few, stardom and success
Shadow of doubt ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
After 22 years as a recluse in her New York home wealthy dowager Melissa Pilson is stepping out, to find the murderer of caddish movie producer Len Haworth. Is it the movie starlet who accepted Haworth's marriage proposal and who owns a Luger pistol matching the murder weapon? The debutante also affianced to Haworth? The songbird subjected to Haworth's advances? Pilson's beloved nephew who wants to marry the starlet? A sneaky press agent? A butler who may have stolen the Lugar? Auntie Pilson is on the case, matching wits and snappy repartee with an investigating detective and ultimately revealing the killer in a dark-house gathering while thunder rumbles and gunshots ring out
Little Lord Fauntleroy by John Cromwell( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 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
Change of heart by Betty Johnson( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Oscar Wilde's An ideal husband ( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
In the nineties, the career of a London diplomat is threatened by the reappearance of an old flame
Downhill ; The farmer's wife ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Farmer's wife: A middle-aged landowner who has been a widower for five years sets out to choose a wife from the unattached women in the neighborhood, considering himself a fine catch. He and his housekeeper make a list of eligible females, whom he then pursues
Half a sinner ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
A young woman is suffering from the unwanted advances of an admirer and wishes to end them once and for all. In her desperation to get away from her unwanted suitor, she steals a car and drives off to find some seclusion. Unfortunately, the car contains the body of a murdered gangster and the young woman must now deal with this situation along with the trailing would-be suitor
Downhill ; The Lodger ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The lodger: The cagey actions of a couple's new lodger arouses the suspicions of a detective. Could he be the serial killer known as "the Avenger?"
 
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Alternative Names
Constance Collier actrice britannique
Constance Collier actriu britànica
Constance Collier actriz británica
Constance Collier angielska aktorka filmowa
Constance Collier attrice teatrale e attrice cinematografica inglese
Constance Collier britesch Schauspillerin
Constance Collier britische Schauspielerin
Constance Collier britisk skodespelar
Constance Collier britisk skuespiller
Constance Collier Brits actrice (1878-1955)
Constance Collier brittisk skådespelare
Hardie, Laura Constance 1878–1955
L'Estrange, David
Констанс Колльер
كونستانس كولير ممثلة بريطانية
کونستانس کولیر بازیگر بریتانیایی
康斯坦·斯科利尔
Languages
English (115)
Spanish (3)
French (2)
German (1)
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