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Fragile Films

Overview
Works: 25 works in 86 publications in 3 languages and 6,889 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Sophisticated comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Biographical films 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Fragile Films
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,562 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 by Stephan Elliott( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 974 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?
An ideal husband by Oliver Parker( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 829 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 )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon arriving in London the young and powerful Dorian Gray becomes drawn into a would of debauchery and decadence by 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
From time to time by L. M Boston( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In times of war two centuries apart, two distinct worlds are linked by a single family and the house in which they live. 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, Tolly 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, yet able to move amongst them, 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
Hope springs by David Frankel( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 437 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
Nina by Zoë Saldana( Visual )

3 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"NINA traces the career of legendary American singer-songwriter and civil rights activist, Nina Simone ... The story follows her struggle to balance music, family and what she believes in. That is, until she meets Clifton Henderson ... who helps the high priestess of soul rediscover meaning in her life and music, and to once again embrace America."--Container
Spice world by Spice Girls( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gear up for a madcap musical adventure with the Spice Girls for their first live concert at London's Royal Albert Hall
St. Trinian's by Oliver Parker( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"St. Trinian's, the infamous school for 'young ladies', is in trouble. Despite being an old flame of its headmistress the new Education Minister is shaking things up and the school is facing financial ruin. But the students of St. Trinian's aren't going to give up without a fight. After all, they excel at chaos and attitude not chemistry and algebra ... and that's exactly what it's going to take to beat the authorities before they close down their beloved school for good."--Case slick
Burke & Hare by John Landis( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 276 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
Fade to black( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 109 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
Lucky break by Peter Cattaneo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in Undetermined and English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small-time crook Jimmy Hands (James Nesbitt) fears his luck may have run out. After a botched bank robbery, Jimmy finds himself in prison with a 12-year sentence. But Jimmy's fortunes turn when the warden (Christopher Plummer), an amateur playwright, asks Jimmy to recruit prisoners to act in a musical he's written and plans to stage in the prisons chapel. Realising that the chapel offers the perfect escape route, Jimmy throws himself into the job. But Jimmy's plan is threatened when the warden casts Jimmy as the leading man opposite the prisons beautiful psychologist (Olivia Williams). Now Jimmy and the cast run the risk of being caught in both the stages spotlight and the prisons searchlights
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
The legend of Fritton's gold( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 43 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
William Kelly's war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australia 1814. As the Great War begins, brothers Billy and Jack Kelly enlist and are shipped out to serve with the diggers in Europe. Billy, a crack marksman, is singled out to head up a sniper team and his ability and courage soon find him with a tally of "kills" that impresses even the enemy. From the trenches of Gallipoli, across the Western Front and through the bloodiest battlefields in history, these brave boys are becoming heroes. But when they finally return home, they find themselves facing another battle, not for freedom, but for the very lives of the ones they love. In this unforgettable story set against one of the darkest times in history, experience the true Aussie spirit that has shaped the legends that still endure today
St. Trinian's 2 & the legend of Fritton's gold( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 21 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
Imagine me & you by Oliver Parker( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 13 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. She is soon forced to choose between her husband and the girl of her dreams
Un mari idéal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Robert Chiltern is a successful government minister, well-off and with a loving wife. All this is threatened when Mrs. Chieveley appears in London with damning evidence of a past misdeed. Sir Robert turns for help to his friend Lord Goring, an apparently idle philanderer and the despair of his father. Goring knows the lady of old, and, for him, takes the whole thing pretty seriously
L'Importance d'être constant by Sébastien Tézé( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack s'est inventé un frère, Constant, pour quitter régulièrement la campagne et se rendre à Londres voir Gwendolen, qui le connaît sous le prénom de son faux frère. Algernon séduit Cecily en prenant l'identité de ce même Constant. Les deux femmes avouent à leur amant que ce prénom, divin, est le ciment de leur amour pour eux. Commence alors une quête où rien ne sera plus important que devenir Constant. L'homme se construit lui-même. Il se définit par ses choix et ses actes. La seule chose que l'homme ne peut maîtriser, c'est ce qui l'entoure
Cinema pride collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 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
 
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