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Fragile Films

Overview
Works: 28 works in 75 publications in 3 languages and 6,808 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Sophisticated comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Romance films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure 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 )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,535 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 Noel Coward( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 985 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 Pai ke( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 839 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 732 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
From time to time by L. M Boston( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 444 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 440 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singer-songwriter and civil rights activist, Nina Simone appeared to have it all. Her struggle to balance music, family and politics ended up leaving her alone and in terrible debt. That is, until she met Clifton Henderson, who helped the high priestess of soul rediscover meaning in her life and her music
Spice world by Spice Girls( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Spice Girls perform mega-hits and new songs
St. Trinian's( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 361 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
Burke & Hare by John Landis( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 277 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 )

2 editions published in 2002 in Undetermined and English and held by 113 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
Fade to black( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 108 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
The legend of Fritton's gold( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 42 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
Spice world( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 33 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
William Kelly's war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 29 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 22 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
L'Importance d'être constant( Visual )

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

En Angleterre, au 19e siècle, deux aristocrates empruntent temporairement une fausse identité afin de mettre un peu de piquant dans leur vie. Les choses se compliquent lorsque la supercherie est découverte par leurs fiancées respectives
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
Spice world( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 7 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
 
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