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Redgrave, Vanessa 1937-

Overview
Works: 581 works in 2,524 publications in 9 languages and 67,105 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  History  Spy films  War films  Television series  Biographical films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Singer, Costume designer, Interviewee, Contributor, Other, Director, Author of introduction, Speaker, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997.2,
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Most widely held works by Vanessa Redgrave
Atonement by Joe Wright( Visual )

30 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When 13-year-old Briony Tallis, sees her older sister Cecilia and Robbie Turner at the fountain in front of the family estate she misinterprets what is happening thus setting into motion a series of misunderstandings and a childish pique that will have lasting repercussions for all of them. Robbie is the son of a family servant toward whom the family has always been kind. They paid for him to attend Cambridge and now plans on going to medical school. After the fountain incident, Briony reads a letter intended for Cecilia and concludes that Robbie is a deviant. When her cousin Lola is raped, she tells the police that it was Robbie she saw committing the deed, when in fact it was a visitor to the estate
Howards End by James Ivory( Visual )

127 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the idealistic, independent and highly educated Schlegel sisters and their tangled relationships with a rich businessman and his family, and with an unhappily married young bank clerk
Mission: Impossible by Brad Bird( Visual )

30 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secret agent, framed for the deaths of his espionage team, tries to discover the truth
Camelot by Alan Jay Lerner( Visual )

68 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical retelling of the rise and fall of England's mythical King Arthur
The butler by Forest Whitaker( Visual )

14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a true story, Cecil Gaines is a devoted husband, father, and White House butler who served eight Presidential administrations during the turbulent politics and civil rights battles of twentieth century America
Blowup by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

129 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London photographer takes some pictures of a couple in a park and discovers that he may have recorded evidence of a murder
Letters to Juliet by Gary Winick( Visual )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Verona, Italy - the beautiful city where Romeo first met Juliet - there is a place where the heartbroken leave notes asking Juliet for her help. It's there that aspiring writer Sophie finds a 50-year-old letter that will change her life forever. As she sets off on a romantic journey of the heart with the letter's author, Claire, now a grandmother, and her handsome grandson, all three will discover that sometimes the greatest love story ever told is your own"--Container
Girl, interrupted by Susanna Kaysen( Visual )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fascinating true story of a young woman's life-altering stay at a famous psychiatric hospital in the late 1960's
Foxcatcher by Bennett Miller( Visual )

8 editions published in 2015 in English and German and held by 1,727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on true events, the dark and fascinating story of the unlikely and ultimately tragic relationship between an eccentric multi-millionaire and two champion wrestlers" -- Back of container
Call the midwife( Visual )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. Based on the bestselling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth. When Jenny Lee first arrives in Poplar, she knows nothing about hardship, poverty, and life itself. But Jenny is brought up to speed fast once she joins a team of midwives who provide care to the poorest women
Anonymous by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

35 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Was Shakespeare a fraud? Who really wrote about cloak-and-dagger political intrigue, illicit romances in the Royal Court, and the schemes of greedy nobles hungry for the power of the throne? Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I, and the Essex Rebellion against her, intrigue and suspense advance the theory that it was really Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford who penned Shakespeare's plays
Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway by Marleen Gorris( Visual )

64 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Clarissa Dalloway prepares for an elaborate party, she remembers another summer in the past, when she was a beautiful young woman. Her preparations are interrupted by the unexpected arrival of a former suitor from that long-ago summer. As the day of the party unfolds, Mrs. Dalloway's life also becomes strangely intertwined with a young man she never meets, but whose tragic fate strikes a chord of truth, deep in her soul, that she cannot deny
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

39 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caius Martius 'Coriolanus' is a feared and revered Roman general, suddenly pitted against his own city and fellow citizens. Rebelling against the power-hungry designs of his manipulative mother and rejected by his own people, Coriolanus incites a riot that expels him from Rome. The banished hero joins forces with his sworn enemy Tullus Aufidius to extract his revenge and determine his destiny
Evening by Michael Cunningham( Visual )

26 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overcome by the power of memory, Ann Lord reveals a long-held secret to her concerned daughters, Constance and Nina. Both are bedside when Ann calls out for the man she loved more than any other. Her daughters wonder who the man, Harris, is and about his relationship with their mother. Constance and Nina try to take stock of Ann's life as their mother is tended to by a night nurse as she journeys into her mind back to a summer weekend some fifty years before, before she was married, going from New York City to be maid of honor at the high-society Newport wedding of her dearest friend from college. Unexpected feelings surge forth once Ann meets wedding guest Harris Arden, a lifelong friend and intimate of the Wittenborn family. Ann's love for Harris will change her life, and those of her daughters, forever
The whistleblower( Visual )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nebraska cop Kathryn Bolkovac accepts a U.N. peacekeeper position in post-war Bosnia, she discovers a deadly sex trafficking ring. Risking her own life to save the lives of others, she uncovers an international conspiracy that is determined to stop her, no matter the cost. With masterful acting and a heart-racing plot, an acclaimed film inspired by actual events. Bonus features included
Call the midwife( Visual )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1957, twenty-two year old Jenny leaves her home to become a midwife in a deprived nursing convent helping poor pregnant mothers coping with harsh living conditions
Good boy! by John Hoffman( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dogs are an alien species sent to earth thousands of years ago to spy on humans. But when the spies stop reporting back to the home planet, Canid 3942 is sent to earth to investigate. Once there, Canid 3942 encounters Owen, a young boy who runs a dog-walking service. Owen befriends the space-dog, renaming him Hubble. When it becomes obvious that the dogs of earth have forgotten their mission, Hubble enlists the help of Owen to get them all into shape before The Great Dane arrives to inspect. If they fail, all of earth's dogs will be recalled to their home planet of Sirius
Call the midwife( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now nearing the 1960s, the community enters a new time of social change, while stories of birth, life and death continue to touch your heart. Will live-wire Nurse Trixie marry her young curate? What new project calls for a heart as big as Chummy's? How will Sister Evangelina react to two new nurses? And why does Sister Julienne appear so unsettled by a mystery benefactor?
Deep impact by Mimi Leder( Visual )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Deep Impact' is the story of the world's reaction to a death sentence. As a comet approaches the earth which might not be destroyed or diverted before it reaches earth, each individual struggles in the face of extinction to find what most matters to him or her
The gathering storm by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-1930's the great politican and orator Winston Churchill was out of favor with the English people and struggling to make his voice heard. Wrestling with his personal demons, a lonely but defiant Churchill attempts to warn the world of the impending threat from Hitler's Germany
 
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Alternative Names
Redgrave, Vanessa

Redgreĭv, Vanessa 1937-

Vanesa Redgreiva

Vanessa Redgrave actrice britannique

Vanessa Redgrave aktorka brytyjska

Vanessa Redgrave attrice britannica

Vanessa Redgrave britische Schauspielerin

Vanessa Redgrave britisk skodespelar

Vanessa Redgrave britisk skuespiller

Vanessa Redgrave Brits acteur

Vanessa Redgrave Brits actrice

Vanessa Redgrave brittisk skådespelare

Vanessa Redgravová

VANESSA REDGRIEV

Βανέσα Ρεντγκρέιβ

Ванеса Редгрейв

Ванеса Редгрејв

Ванеса Рэдгрэйв

Ванесса Редгрейв британская актриса

Ванесса Редґрейв

Редгрейв, Ванесса

Վանեսա Ռեդգրեյվ

ונסה רדגרייב

فانيسا رديغريف

ونسا ردگریو بازیگر بریتانیایی

ვანესა რედგრეივი

버네사 레드그레이브

ヴァネッサ・レッドグレイヴ

レッドグレーヴ, ヴァネッサ

凡妮莎·蕾格烈芙

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