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Fragile Films

Overview
Works: 22 works in 63 publications in 2 languages and 6,089 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film sequels  Television adaptations  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Fragile Films
The importance of being earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startled to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?
Easy virtue ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Whittaker is a young Englishman who falls madly in love with Larita, a sexy, glamorous American woman. The two impulsively decide to get married. He takes her home to meet his family, she arrives like a blast from the future. John's mother takes an instant disliking to Lairta and undermines her every move. But Larita will blow their entrenched British stuffiness right out the window
An ideal husband by Oliver Parker( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Robert is a respected politician with a beautiful wife and adoring sister, but when an old acquaintance threatens to reveal a dark secret from his past, only his womanizing best friend is scheming and dishonest enough to come to his aid
Dorian Gray by Oliver Parker( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Upon arriving in London the young and powerful Dorian Gray becomes drawn into a would of debauchery and decadence y Lord Henry Wotton. Desperate to preserve the beauty captured in his portrait, Dorian trades his soul for eternal youth, leading him down a path of wickedness and murder in order to protect his horrifying secret"--Container
Hope springs by Colin Firth( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After he is dumped by his fiancee, Vera, British artist, Colin, flees to the village of Hope in New England to bury himself in his art. Colin ends up sulking about in a small Vermont hotel run by Joanie. When Joanie becomes aware of Colin's broken heart, she decides to match him up with a local woman named Mandy. But just as romance begins to ensue between Colin and Mandy, Vera suddenly shows back up with the intentions of rekindling her relationship with Colin
From time to time by L. M Boston( Visual )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is 1944 and thirteen year-old Tolly Oldknow is sent to spend Christmas with his grandmother, whilst his mother searches for news of his father in wartime London. In the old house, he becomes a witness to events during the Napoleonic wars and finds himself slowly drawn into participating in the drama. Invisible to most people in the past, he begins to unravel the mystery which has bewildered his family for two centuries. The solution to the puzzle leads him into his greatest adventure yet
Spice world by Spice Girls( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Spice Girls perform mega-hits and new songs
St. Trinian's by Oliver Parker( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"St Trinian's, a school for "young ladies" with its anarchic doctrine of free expression, brings together a motley crew of ungovernable girls who, using their wit and ingenuity, save the school from bankruptcy."--Imdb.com
Burke & Hare ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 1820's. William Burke and William Hare luck into some easy money when they discover they can sell a fresh cadaver to Dr. Knox at Edinburgh Medical College for dissection. However, the next cadaver is not quite so easy to obtain, and when word gets out of how profitable the trade is, the duo find themselves blackmailed and in dire need of more bodies. Based on a true story
Lucky break by Peter Cattaneo( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Small-time crook Jimmy Hands fears his luck may have run out. After a botched bank robbery, Jimmy finds himself in prison. But his fortune turns when the warden asks Jimmy to recruit prisoners to act in a musical he's written and plans to stage. Realizing this offers the possibility of a perfect escape route, Jimmy and his cast run the risk of being caught in both the stage's spotlights and the prison's searchlights, and, there's an attractive social worker to look out for
Fade to black ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a failed marriage and career, Orson Welles travels to Italy, where he is swept up in intrigue, deceit, and romance when he falls for a woman whose stepfather is murdered
High heels and low lifes by Kim Fuller( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Begins with a high-tech bank robbery--into the middle of which stumble Shannon and Frances, who have gone out and gotten drunk because Shannon's boyfriend forgot her birthday. Thanks to this same boyfriend's surveillance equipment (on which he was creating his "urban noise symphony installation"), they end up with a cell phone number belonging to one of the thieves and decide to experiment with blackmail--an experiment that soon gets them into deep trouble
Spice world ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A humorous encounter with extra-terrestrials, a night in a haunted castle and a moment of truth in a maternity ward are a few of the escapades the girls enjoy as they gear up for their first live concert at London's Royal Albert Hall
The legend of Fritton's gold ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The schoolgirls of St. Trinian's return in a rollercoaster-style treasure hunt for the legendary Fritton's gold as they face their most fearsome establishment rivals yet. True to form, the feisty and ever-resourceful girls of St. Trinian's are undeterred in their mission to outwit the villainous Pomfrey and his sidekicks
Easy virtue Un mariage de rêve by Stephan Elliott( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Englishman falls madly in love with a sexy, glamorous American woman, and marries her impulsively. When he takes her to the family home, his mother takes an instant disliking to her and undermines her every move. Will their love be in danger of slipping away?
St. Trinian's 2 & the legend of Fritton's gold ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The schoolgirls return in a rollercoaster-style treasure hunt for the legendary Fritton's gold as they face their most fearsome establishment rivals yet. True to form, the feisty and ever-resourceful girls of St. Trinian's are undeterred in their mission to outwit the villainous Pomfrey and his sidekicks
Cinema pride collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert: A small troupe of drag queens take their act on the road through the Australian outback and find it isn't so easy to shock people anymore
St Trinian's école pour filles ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
St. Trinian's is an all-girls school run by the quirky headmistress Ms. Camilla Fritton. When the newly appointed minister of education shakes things up and tries to take them down, the girls have no choice but to rise to the occasion. After all, they excel at chaos and attitude and that's exactly what it's going to take to beat the authorities before they close down their beloved school for good. Now, the school will need the help of Head Girl Kelly and artful dodger Flash Harry to save the school from bankruptcy
Kevin & Perry go large ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kevin and his best friend Perry are two perennial teenagers with little on their minds other than girls, becoming a superstar DJ, and girls. If they can make it to the hip beaches and nightlife of Ibiza without pulling a boner, the rave scene and all the birds that flock to it will be theirs for the shagging
Imagine me & you by Ol Parker( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A blushing bride's nuptials take a surprising turn at the altar, when an innocent glance between her and a female guest sparks a love at first sight romance. The bride is soon forced to choose between her husband and the girl of her dreams
 
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