WorldCat Identities

Redgrave, Michael

Overview
Works: 653 works in 2,002 publications in 4 languages and 27,091 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Biography  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Children's films  History  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Editor, Costume designer, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other, rea, Dedicatee, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Redgrave
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

192 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,731 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
Oscar Wilde's The importance of being earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

54 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 3 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 actor's ways and means by Michael Redgrave( Book )

54 editions published between 1951 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The innocents by Jack Clayton( Visual )

27 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and held by 1,180 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
Heidi by Johanna Spyri( Visual )

34 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic story of a young poor orphan girl abandoned by her aunt and banished to live with her isolated old grandfather high in the Swiss Alps
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Recording )

42 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Prospero and Miranda after they are set adrift and wind up on an enchanted island
The loneliness of the long distance runner by Tony Richardson( Visual )

52 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An 18-year-old boy, a product of a slum environment, is sent to reform school where he becomes the top runner and the best bet to win against a private school
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 609 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
The Browning version by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

22 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strict English schoolteacher is forced into retirement and begins to doubt himself and his life
David Copperfield by Digiview Productions( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield's idyllic life changes when his mother marries Mr. Murdstone. When she dies, David's stepfather takes David from school and forces him to do back-breaking work in his winery. Eventually, David runs away to his eccentric Aunt Betsy's home, where he might find the respect and love he never had as a child
Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

22 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cockney flower girl is transformed into a charming woman of the world by a professor of phonetics
The complete Mr. Arkadin a.k.a confidential report( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 438 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
The Henrik Ibsen collection( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection includes adaptations of Henrik Ibsen's work and features performances from lauded actors such as Anthony Hopkins and Charles Dance
The Aspern papers; a comedy of letters by Michael Redgrave( Book )

19 editions published between 1959 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goodbye, Mr. Chips( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 428 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
Uncle Vanya by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

25 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 384 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
Dead of night( Visual )

34 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead of night: A group of strangers is mysteriously gathered at a country estate where each reveals a chilling tale of the supernatural. First, a racer survives a brush with death only to receive terrifying premonitions from beyond the grave. Then a teen's innocent game of hide-and-seek leads to an encounter with the macabre. Next, a young couple purchases an antique mirror that unleashes a horrific power from its past. In a lighter vein, two competitive golfers play for stakes that may haunt the winner foever, Finally, a renowned ventriloquist descends into an abyss of madness and murder when his dummy develops a mind of its own. But even after these frigtening tales are told, does one final nightmare await them all?
Henry the Fourth, part one by William Shakespeare( Recording )

18 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quiet American by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

16 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about the Indochinese war, 1946-1954, from an American journalist's experience
The master builder by Henrik Ibsen( Recording )

13 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The lady vanishes
Alternative Names
Michael Redgrave acteur britannique

Michael Redgrave attore britannico

Michael Redgrave britischer Schauspieler

Michael Redgrave britisk skodespelar

Michael Redgrave britisk skuespiller

Michael Redgrave brittisk skdespelare

Michel Scudamore Redgrave

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

מייקל רדגרייב

مايكل ريدغريف

مایکل ردگریو بازیگر بریتانیایی

마이클 레드그레이브

マイケル・レッドグレイヴ

Languages
English (671)

German (5)

Spanish (4)

Russian (1)

Covers
The actor's ways and meansThe tempestThe loneliness of the long distance runnerThe Browning versionPygmalionThe Aspern papers; a comedy of lettersGoodbye, Mr. ChipsHenry the Fourth, part one