James Hilton; works

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James Hilton; works

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Works by James Hilton

Fiction by James Hilton

AND NOW GOODBYE 1931
CATHERINE HERSELF 1920
CONTANGO (US title ILL WIND) 1932
DAWN OF RECKONING (US title RAGE IN HEAVEN) 1925
GOODBYE, MR CHIPS 1934
KNIGHT WITHOUT ARMOUR (US title WITHOUT ARMOR) 1933
LOST HORIZON 1933
MEADOWS OF THE MOON 1926
MORNING JOURNEY 1951
NOTHING SO STRANGE 1948
THE PASSIONATE YEAR 1924
RANDOM HARVEST 1941
THE SILVER FLAME (US title THREE LOVES HAD MARGARET) 1928
SO WELL REMEMBERED 1947
STORM PASSAGE 1922
THE STORY OF DR. WASSELL 1944
TERRY 1927
TIME AND TIME AGAIN 1953
TO YOU, MR CHIPS 1938
TWILIGHT OF THE WISE 1949
WAS IT MURDER? (Also published as MURDER AT SCHOOL) 1931
WE ARE NOT ALONE 1937

Plays based on novels by James Hilton

GOODBYE, MR CHIPS 1938
(by James Hilton and Barbara Burnham)
AND NOW GOODBYE 1937
(by James Hilton and Philip Howard)
RANDOM HARVEST 1950
(by Moie Charles and Barbara Toy)

Non-fiction by James Hilton

MR CHIPS LOOKS AT THE WORLD 1939
THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH 1956

The films of James Hilton

Below is a list of the films to which Hilton contributed, either as a writer or narrator.  We believe the list to be complete, but would welcome a note of any omissions or errors.

CAMILLE
MGM, 1936 Directed by George Cukor
Written by JH, Frances Marion and Zoe Atkins.
From the novel by Alexandre Dumas.

FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT
US, 1940 Directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Written by JH, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison and Robert Benchley.
From Personal History by Vincent Sheean

FOREVER AND A DAY
RKO, 1943 Directed by Rene Clair and others
Written by JH and twenty other writers.

GOODBYE MR CHIPS
MGM, 1939 Directed by Sam Wood
Written by R C Sherriff, Claudine West and Eric Maschwitz.
From the novel by JH.

KNIGHT WITHOUT ARMOUR
London Films,1937 Directed by Jacques Feyder
Written by Lajos Biro, Arthur Wimperis and Frances Marion.
From the novel by JH.

LOST HORIZON
Columbia, 1937 Directed by Frank Capra
Written by Robert Riskin.
From the novel by JH.

MADAME CURIE
MGM, 1944 Directed by Mervyn Le Roy
Narrated by JH.
Written by Paul Osborn and Paul Raneau, based on the biography by Eve Curie.

MRS MINIVER
MGM, 1942 Directed by William Wyler
Written by JH, Arthur Wimperis, George Froeschel and Claudine West.
From the novel by Jan Struther.

RAGE IN HEAVEN
MGM, 1941 Directed by WS Van Dyke
Written by Christopher Isherwood and Robert Thoeren.
From the novel Dawn of Reckoning by JH.

RANDOM HARVEST
MGM, 1942 Directed by Mervyn Le Roy
Written by Claudine West, George Froeschel and Arthur Wimperis,
based on the novel by JH.
The introductory sentence is spoken by JH.

SO WELL REMEMBERED
RKO, 1947 Directed by Edward Dmytryk
Written by John Paxton,
based on the novel by JH.
Narrated by JH.

THE STORY OF DR. WASSELL
Paramount, 1944 Directed by Cecil B De Mille
Written by Alan le May and Charles Bennett.
From the book by JH.

THE TUTTLES OF TAHITI
RKO, 1942 Directed by Charles Vidor
Written by JH, S Lewis Meltzer and Robert Carson.
From the novel No More Gas by Charles Noordhof and James Norman Hall.

WE ARE NOT ALONE
Warner Bros, 1939 Directed by Edmund Goulding
Written by JH and Milton Krims.
From the novel by JH.