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Robson, Flora 1902-1984

Works: 197 works in 474 publications in 4 languages and 9,732 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Television adaptations  Biography  Juvenile works  Audio adaptations  Radio plays  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Editor, Narrator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Clash of the titans by Desmond Davis( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perseus goes on a quest to battle both Medusa and the Kraken monster to save the Princess Andromeda
Black narcissus by Michael Powell( Visual )

34 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Anglican nuns runs into trouble when they try to start a hospital and a school in the Himalayas
Wuthering Heights by Emily Bront( Visual )

21 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Laurence Olivier, Merle Oberon and David Niven star in this internationally-acclaimed masterpiece based on Emily Brontë's classic story of passion, hatred and revenge. Olivier and Oberon are brilliant as Heathcliff and Cathy, whose tortured love affair ends when Cathy marries the wealthy Edgar (David Niven). Heathcliff's savage retaliation upon the woman he loves explodes in a stunning climax."--Jacket
The Sea Hawk by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

14 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Geoffrey Thorpe is the terror of the Spanish Main, striking crippling blows against the oppressive Spanish war machine, freeing English slaves from the galley ships and filling England's coffers with Spanish gold--with the tacit approval of England's Queen Elizabeth I. When the dashing Thorpe raids and sinks a diplomatic vessel bringing ambassador Don José Alvarez de Cordoba and his beautiful niece Dona Maria to England, he's gentlemanly enough to deliver them safely onto English shores--along with the galley full of wrongfully imprisoned slaves. Smarting from this insult, Don Alvarez conspires with the duplicitous Lord Wolfingham to stop Thorpe and smash the Sea Hawks: the small fleet of privateers that stands between England and King Philip of Spain's thirst for global domination!
All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare( Recording )

26 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helena, the new wife of Count Bertram, resorts to chicanery to win the respect and affection of her husband. A complete play in five acts, with a full cast
The Agatha Christie Miss Marple movie collection( Visual )

11 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"But he was murdered, wasn't he?" Dash it all, what a frightfully un-British comment to make at the reading of the will. But that's dotty Aunt Cora for you. Then a mysterious hand offs Aunt Cora, and suddenly the old girl's observation doesn't seem quite so dotty after all.--Container
Those magnificent men in their flying machines( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early days of the 20th century, a British Newspaper offers a prize for the winner of a cross channel air race from London to Paris which brings flyers from all over the world. There are many sub-plots as the flyers jockey for position and the affections of various women
Romeo and Juliet ballet in three acts by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

25 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's tragedy, Romeo and Juliet, about a pair of teenagers who fall in love despite a bitter feud raging between their families
Victor Hugo's Les miserables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unemployed woodworker Jean Valjean steals a loaf of bread to feed his sister and her children, but is caught and sentenced to five years in prison. He escapes, and is pursued relentlessly by fanatical Inspector Javert. Hugo's novel expresses his humanitarian interest in the suffering of the common people
Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience a lavish epic about love and politics in ancient Rome and Egypt
The family reunion by T. S Eliot( Recording )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice's adventures in wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live action musical rendition of Lewis Carroll's beloved story of Alice who follows the frantic White Rabbit down a rabbit hole and through the magical, topsy-turvy world of Wonderland
My drama school( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of two cities( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The ultimate tale of love, honor, and sacrifice during the bloodstained French Revolution is movingly brought to life in this sumptuous production ... which thrillingly captures all the drama and emotion of one of history's most tumultuous eras"--Container
The rise of Catherine the Great by Alexander Korda( Visual )

6 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peek into the life of Catherine II, from the beautiful royal courts of 18th century Russia to her troubled marriage to Peter III
Fire over England by William K Howard( Visual )

20 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The situation for England is perilous. Still reeling from its own Protestant-Catholic strife, England is a second-rate power under constant threat from Spain's mighty Armada. With unflinching resolve and magisterial bravery, Queen Elizabeth survives assassins and traitors to instill in her people the pride and courage necessary to defeat Spain and define the greatness of England"--Container
Guns at Batasi( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dedicated British soldier is caught in the midst of a revolution in Africa. When he is ordered to relinquish command to the native militia, he defies the orders and arms himself and his followers with a cache of weapons. When Regimental Sergeant Major Lauderdale learns of this defiance, he springs into action with all the authority at his command, knowing full well that he's the only thing that stands between order and ... massacre!
Invisible stripes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck Martin is going straight when he gets out of the big house - straight back into a life of crime. In lockup or out in the civilian world, he knows that he will forever wear a con's invisible stripes. Martin's ex-Sing Sing yardmate Cliff Taylor, vows to walk away from crime and be a role model for his kid brother. What awaits Taylor are suspicion, public disdain and joblessness. He turns to a fellow con for help. Crime doesn't pay, but it does have a price
Agatha Christie's Murder at the Gallop by George Pollock( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple suspects foul play when Mr. Enderby, a wealthy old recluse dies
Saratoga trunk( Visual )

3 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beautiful Clio Dulaine arrives in her New Orleans birthplace with one goal: to exact revenge on her father's family, who exiled Clio and her mother to Paris years earlier. She meets a Texas gambler, Clint Maroon, who is also looking for revenge on the railroad baron who ruined his father. The two schemers scrap and spar through a tale of blackmail, lies, high finance, and sudden disaster before they finally come together"--Container
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Clash of the titans
Alternative Names

McKenzie Robson, Flora

Robson, Dame Flora 1902-1984

Robson, Flora 1902-

English (211)

French (3)

German (2)

Chinese (1)

All's well that ends wellRomeo and Juliet ballet in three actsFire over EnglandInvisible stripes