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Redgrave, Michael

Works: 605 works in 2,238 publications in 7 languages and 27,145 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Biography  Spy films  Horror films  Made-for-TV movies  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Editor, Costume designer, Other, Contributor, Author of introduction, Singer, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Michael Redgrave
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Most widely held works by Michael Redgrave
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

235 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman on a train, enroute back to England from Switzerland, meets a charming older lady who promptly disappears. The other passengers deny ever having seen her, leading the young woman into a complex web of mystery and high adventure
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

76 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witty, delightful story about a lovestruck suitor named Jack whose fiancee can only love a man named Ernest
The innocents by Jack Clayton( Visual )

40 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in nineteenth-century England, this gothic ghost story centers around a governess taking care of two orphans in a foreboding Victorian mansion. As eerie apparitions appear and the children's behavior becomes strange, the governess begins to wonder about the fate of the previous governess and her sadistic lover. Could it be that their restless spirits are trying to corrupt the innocence of the children, or is this 'haunting' a product of her own fears and imagination?"-- Container
The actor's ways and means by Michael Redgrave( Book )

62 editions published between 1951 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The loneliness of the long distance runner by Tony Richardson( Visual )

62 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colin, a young rebel and promising distance runner, is chosen to represent his reform school in a track race. However, the opposition for Colin isn't another runner, it's the Establishment
The Browning version by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

34 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Redgrave gives the performance of his career in Anthony Asquith's adaptation of Terence Rattigan's unforgettable play. Redgrave portrays Andrew Crocker-Harris, an embittered, middle-aged schoolmaster who begins to feel that his life has been a failure. Diminished by poor health, a crumbling marriage, and the derision of his pupils, the once brilliant scholar is compelled to reexamine his life when a young student offers an unexpected gesture of kindness. A heartbreaking story of remorse and atonement, The Browning version is a classic of British realism and the winner of best actor and best screenplay honors at the 1951 Cannes Film Festival
The Tempest by William Shakespeare( Recording )

43 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Prospero and Miranda after they are set adrift and wind up on an enchanted island.--
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the years Tsar Nicholas cannot satisfy the needs of the people or prevent Russia's entry into World War I, and the Empress falls under the spell of the evil monk, Rasputin
David Copperfield by Simon Curtis( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield looks back at his life, from his childhood as a orphan to manhood in Victorian England
Henry the Fourth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

20 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heidi by Delbert Mann( Visual )

24 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Swiss orphan must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city
The complete Mr. Arkadin a.k.a confidential report( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American smuggler Guy van Strattan decides to investigate the mysterious Mr. Arkadin after hearing about the wealthy man from a prison cellmate, but Arkadin claims amnesia about his own life, sending van Strattan off to investigate Arkadin's past. Three different versions are presented in this collection since Orson Welles never completed a final cut of Mr. Arkadin, several edits of the film exist, in different languages, with different sequences, actors, narrative structures, and even titles. The Corinth version was unearthed by filmaker Peter Bogdanovich in the early 1960s, based on statements made by Welles and editor Renzo Lucidi, the Corinth version is thought to be the latest version to have been under Welles's control. The Confidential report version is believed to be the cut finished by producer Louis Dolivet after he barred Welles from the editing room. The comprehensive version is a new version of the film representing a "best guess" approach following Welles's later statements, style, and continuity clues and includes as much existing footage as possible
Goodbye, Mr. Chips( Visual )

4 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and French and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Chips is a shy and proper classics professor who teaches at an English all-boys school. He falls in love with a London dance-hall girl and decides to marry her. The couple makes Brookfield Academy for Boys its home and brightens the school with their unlikely union
Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

23 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cockney flower girl's metamorphosis into a lady has a lot to say about class, money, freedom, and women's independence
Heidi by Johanna Spyri( Visual )

17 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lovely little girl lives with her grumpy grandfather in Swiss Alps. One day she is taken and lead to town to work as a servant. Her worried grandpa goes to town to look for her
The Aspern papers; a comedy of letters by Michael Redgrave( Book )

14 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Vanya by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

36 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play depicts the lives of a group on the estate of a retired professor, a pompous fellow who has returned, with his young second wife, to write his masterpiece. His assumption of superiority becomes increasingly hard to endure
The Strangest voyage by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Visual )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses illustrations by Gustave Dóre as a backdrop for a biography of the English poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge and a reading of his poem Rime of the Ancient Mariner
The quiet American by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about the Indochinese war, 1946-1954, from an American journalist's experience
The Hill by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Libyan Desert during World War II, British soldiers on the brink of collapse push beyond endurance to struggle up "The Hill," a manmade instrument of torture--a tower of sand seared by a white-hot sun. They are in this military prison because they once defied, rebelled and talked back to their superiors
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Audience level: 0.32 (from 0.13 for Heidi / ... to 0.99 for In my mind ...)

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The lady vanishes
Alternative Names
Michael Redgrave acteur britannique

Michael Redgrave actor britànic

Michael Redgrave actor británico

Michael Redgrave attore britannico

Michael Redgrave britischer Schauspieler

Michael Redgrave britisk skodespelar

Michael Redgrave britisk skuespiller

Michael Redgrave Brits acteur (1908-1985)

Michael Redgrave brittisk skådespelare

Michel Scudamore Redgrave

Michel Scudamore Redgrave pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Redgrave, M.

Redgrave, M. (Michael)

Redgrave, M. (Michael), Sir

Redgrave, M. Sir

Redgrave, Michael 1908-1985

Redgrave, Michael 1908-1985 Sir

Redgrave Michael Scudamore

Redgrave, Michael, Sir, 1908-1985

Redgrejv, Majkl.

Μάικλ Ρεντγκρέιβ

Майкл Редгрейв

Майкл Редгрейв британский актёр

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מייקל רדגרייב

מייקל רדגרייב שחקן בריטי

مايكل ريدغريف

مايكل ريدغريف ممثل بريطاني

مایکل ردگریو بازیگر بریتانیایی

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The actor's ways and meansThe loneliness of the long distance runnerThe Browning versionThe TempestHenry the FourthGoodbye, Mr. ChipsPygmalionThe Aspern papers; a comedy of letters