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Sturridge, Charles

Overview
Works: 237 works in 622 publications in 6 languages and 13,389 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television programs  Film and video adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Television plays  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Charles Sturridge
 
Most widely held works by Charles Sturridge
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of an 18th-century physician who takes eight years to travel through a variety of fantastical lands, only to have everyone but his wife take him for a madman when he returns home
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Lassie by Charles Sturridge ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Carraclough family is forced to sell Lassie when they fall on hard times. On her journey of 500 miles, Lassie faces dangers, both natural and human, and finds help in unexpected places as she returns to her home and the boy she loves
Shackleton by Charles Sturridge ( Visual )
35 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True story of Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic adventures. Bound for Antarctica in 1914, Shackleton's ship, the Endurance, was trapped in the pack ice of the Weddell Sea. Ten months later, the ship sank, stranding Shackleton and his crew of 27. Based on the diaries and first person accounts of expedition members, the film tells of their ordeal and their 800-mile journey in an open boat across the world's worst seas that made their rescue possible
Beckett on film by Samuel Beckett ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The comprehensive cinematic interpretation of Beckett's plays."--Container
Longitude by Charles Sturridge ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interweaves two stories: John Harrison's forty-year obsession with building his perfect timekeeper, known today as the chronometer; and naval officer Rupert Gould who, two hundred years later, stumbles across Harrison's forgotten chronometers and devotes himself to restoring Harrison's long-neglected mechanical masterpieces
A handful of dust by Evelyn Waugh ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1930s England, Tony and Brenda Last and their son, John Andrew, live an idyllic life in the huge Victorian country house that is the symbol of Tony's family pride. The chance arrival of a penniless scrounger irrevocably shatters the gentle balance of their lives as Brenda's search for excitement and Tony's determination to hold on to what is his eventually lead in the direction of divorce and sends Tony to South America
Where angels fear to tread by Charles Sturridge ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recently widowed-- and desperate to escape her oppressive, upper-class English in-laws-- free spirited Lilia Herriton finds refuge in the ancient landscapes of rural Italy. There, she impulsively marries the handsome Gino Carella. But when a child is born, tragedy strikes, and Lilia's scandalized relatives embark on a plot to bring her young son to England for a "proper" upbringing
Fairy tale a true story by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927) ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Frances and Elsie believe in fairies. The photographs the girls take of the winged beings put them at the center of a real-life controversy that sweeps through a recovering World War I England during 1917. Everyone is caught up in the excitement, including two of the era's most renowned men: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and master illusionist Harry Houdini. Are the photographs real or just a cleaver hoax?
Fairytale a true story ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two little girls take photos of the winged beings they think are fairies and this puts them at the center of a controversy that sweeps England during World War I. Are they really fairies or have the photos been touched up?
A foreign field by Charles Sturridge ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Secrets are revealed and passions rekindled when British and American war vets return to Normandy on the 50th anniversary of D-Day. This funny drama was seen on Masterpiece Theatre. DVD includes D-Day facts and cast filmographies
Jim Henson's the storyteller the complete collection by Jim Henson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of classic folk, fables and legends retold by Jim Henson's Creature Shop
Aria by Gustave Charpentier ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten of the world's best-known film makers were given a free hand to make real any vision
Helen Mirren at the BBC ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The apple cart: The king must match wits with an unruly mistress and a cabinet wanting a constitutional monarchy
Jim Henson's The storyteller the definitive collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A storyteller accompanied by a talking dog serves as host and narrator for these adaptations of classic children's stories. Jim Henson's Creature Shop provides special effects, animation, puppetry, and makeup to bring unique qualities to this dual-themed fantasy series. Disc 1 is hosted by John Hurt as the Storyteller and features European folklore; disc 2 is hosted by Michael Gambon as a grave-robbing Athenian version of the Storyteller with tales from Greek mythology
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Troubles ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1919, Major Brendan Archer arrives in Ireland to reunite with his fianceĢe, Angela Spencer. Unfortunately, the family home, The Majestic Hotel, is a decaying shadow of its former self, as is Angela. Puzzled by the changes, Archer's attentions are soon drawn to her lively friend, Sarah Devlin, a passionate Irish nationalist. They fall in love, but the Major soon discovers some disturbing aspects about their relationship which threaten to explode into violence
The seagull a play in four acts by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exploration of the relationships between a young woman, a fading older lady, her playwright son and a popular author. Trepleff, a youthful aspiring writer dreams of bringing new forms to the theatre while Irina Arkadina, Trepleff's self-centered mother, an accomplished actress, derides her son's ambitions
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Aria a superbly sensual experience ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sexy, violent, thought-provoking and funny, here is the movie critics raved about, audiences flocked to see, and no one could stop talking about. Ten of the world's most revered directors pay homage to the opera with this episodic feature
 
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