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Lansbury, Angela 1925-

Overview
Works: 876 works in 2,093 publications in 7 languages and 67,171 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Fantasy films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Host, Storyteller, Singer, Author, Interviewee, Narrator, Costume designer, Speaker, Recipient, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Angela Lansbury
Beauty and the beast by Gary Trousdale( Visual )

49 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 5,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes place in the middle of the original animated film Beauty and the beast, while Belle is still a prisoner in the castle. She is determined to celebrate Christmas with traditional holiday cheer, a prospect that does not appeal to the Beast
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

37 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 3,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Army platoon, captured in the Korean conflict, is whisked to Manchuria for three nightmarish days of experimental drug-and-hypnosis-induced conditioning to carry out the orders of the enemy upon release. When a decorated Korean War veteran who has been brainwashed starts to commit political assassinations, his old military commander begins to suspect and must stop him
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

19 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 3,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delightful musical fantasy tale about a little Kansas girl named Dorothy who dreams of the magical land of Oz
Bedknobs and broomsticks by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

46 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 3,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amateur witch, along with three precocious orphans, flies into one fantastic adventure after another aboard a bewitched bed to save the country from hostile invaders
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

28 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and held by 2,418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A determined girl and boy and a spirited thoroughbred horse join forces to attain the seemingly impossible dream of winning the Grand National Steeplechase
Anastasia by Don Bluth( Visual )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anastasia: Based on a true story and brought to life with stunning animation, this story is an epic tale of breathtaking action and intrigue certain to captivate the entire family. A spellbinding mix of adventure, romance, comedy, and music, this acclaimed animated spectacular tells the thrilling story of the lost Russian princess Anastasia and her incredible quest to find her true identity. When the shadow of revolution falls across Russia, Anastasia, the royal family's youngest daughter, barely escapes with her life. Years later, she meets the handsome young con-man, Dimitri. But as they set out for Paris to reclaim Anastasia's rightful legacy, they find themselves waging a battle against the evil monk Rasputin and his sidekick Bartok the bat. Join the magical adventure and embark on an unforgettable quest to solve this mystery
Mr. Popper's penguins by Jim Carrey( Visual )

21 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Popper's Penguins is the story of a boy whose explorer father loves him but neglects him in favor of his career. Once the boy grows to sharkish real-estate wheeler-dealer manhood in NYC, he does the same thing to his wife, daughter, and son. Promised a partner position in his real-estate firm, he woos a reluctant seller to part with the Tavern on the Green. Life is going fine until his dad's final gift to him arrives. Then Mr. Popper's life changes radically, because the gift is penguins--live, breathing, fish-loving penguins. Mr. Popper, at first vexed and then beguiled by the creatures, tries to deal with them, his job, his children, his ex-wife, a nosy neighbor, an officious zoo guy, and the state of his soul
The last unicorn by Peter S Beagle( Visual )

22 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 1,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely unicorn, believing herself to be the last, searches for any others of her kind, while avoiding the malevolent Red Bull, the agent believed to have destroyed the rest of her herd. She finally finds help from a magician named Schmendrick and a knight named Prince Lir
The greatest story ever told by George Stevens( Visual )

21 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama of the life of Christ, the teacher and saviour, healer of the hopeless and champion of the poor, from Galilee to Golgotha
Gaslight by George Cukor( Visual )

32 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in their London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity
Mame original Broadway cast recording by Jerry Herman( Recording )

42 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music and lyrics by Jerry Herman. Book by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee. Program notes included
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times are hard in 1846 London and one must make do. So Nellie Lovett adds something extra to the meat pies she peddles on Fleet Street. The secret ingredient: freshly murdered victims of her partner in crime, barber Sweeney Todd
The picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

22 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorian Gray is an innocent young man who has his portrait painted by a close friend. Soon after he falls under the influence of amoral Lord Henry Wotton. Dorian soon jilts his fiancee, which leads to her suicide. This is the start of a life of increasing debauchery. Dorian realizes that the outward signs of this are apparent only in the portrait. Eventually the picture, secreted in his childhood playroom, becomes almost hideous to behold. But Dorian still has one pure love - Gladys, the niece of the original painter
Blue Hawaii( Visual )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elvis Presley plays an ex-GI returning home to Hawaii. His mother wants him to climb the corporate ladder, but his work plans focus on being a tour guide
The court jester by Melvin Frank( Visual )

26 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 12th century England, the infant king is usurped by the wicked King Roderick. Black Fox and his band attempt to restore the rightful king to the throne by having a member of their group infiltrate the court by posing as the jester
The Shell seekers by Rosamunde Pilcher( Visual )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penelope Keeling seeks to discover the secret of happiness for her friends, her family and herself
Mame by Jerome Lawrence( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The musical comedy adaptation of the story of Auntie Mame and her escapades around the world in the 1930's and 1940's
Fantasia Fantasia 2000( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasia: Features a blend of animation set to classical music, and live action scenes of the orchestra. Pieces include: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor by Johann Sebastian Bach, The Nutcracker Suite by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, The Rite of Spring by Igor Stravinsky, The Pastoral Symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven, Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli, Night on Bald Mountain by Modeste Moussorgsky, and Ave Maria by Franz Schubert
The Harvey girls by George Sidney( Visual )

14 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and French and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a train trip West to become a mail order bride Susan Bradley meets a cheery crew of young women traveling out to open a " Harvey House " restaurant at a remote whistle stop to provide good cooking and wholesome company for railway travellers. When Susan and her bashful suitor find romance daunting, Susan joins the Harvey Girls instead. The saloon across the street with its alluring worldly-wise women offers them tough competition, fair and foul, and Susan catches the eye of the Ned Trent, the distant but intense proprietor of the bar
William Faulkner's the long, hot summer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Dakota and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Quick, an industrious con artist who's known throughout the country as a barn burner, gets run out of a Mississippi town. He meets up with Clara Varner, whose father is pressuring her to get married and provide him with grandchildren. It isn't long before he decides Ben and Clara should marry, and when she resists, it sets up a dramatically escalating clash of wills
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Beauty and the beast
Alternative Names
Ancela Lensberi

Andžela Lensberi

Andžela Lensberija

Angela Lansbury actrice amricaine

Angela Lansbury actriz estadounidense

Angela Lansbury aktorka amerykańska

Angela Lansbury Amerikaans acteur

Angela Lansbury attrice e cantante inglese

Angela Lansbury britische Schauspielerin

ANGELA LANSBURY SHAW

Angela Lansburyov

Lansbury, Angela Brigid 1925-

Shaw, Angela Lansbury 1925-

Άντζελα Λάνσμπουρι

Анджела Лансбъри

Анджела Ленсбері

Анджела Лэнсбери

Анџела Ленсбери

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אנג'לה לאנסברי

آنجلا لنسبوری تهیه‌کننده، صداپیشه، بازیگر، نویسنده، و خواننده آمریکایی

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앤절라 랜스베리

アンジェラ・ランズベリー

安吉拉蘭斯伯里

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The Manchurian candidateThe Wizard of OzBedknobs and broomsticksNational VelvetSweeney Todd  : the demon barber of Fleet streetThe picture of Dorian GrayBlue HawaiiThe court jesterThe Shell seekers