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Dench, Judi 1934-

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Most widely held works by Judi Dench
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )

85 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before!
Pride & prejudice by Joe Wright( Visual )

49 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hartfordshire with his overbearing wife and 5 daughters. There is the beautiful Jane, the clever Elizabeth, the bookish Mary, the immature Kitty and the wild Lydia. Unfortunately, if Mr. Bennet dies their house will be inherited by a distant cousin whom they have never met. The family's future happiness and security is dependent on the daughters making good marriages. Life is uneventful until the arrival in the neighborhood of the rich gentleman Mr. Bingley, who rents a large house so he can spend the summer in the country. Mr Bingley brings with him his sister and the dashing, rich, but proud Mr. Darcy. Love is soon buds for one of the Bennet sisters, while another sister may have jumped to a hasty prejudgment. For the Bennet sisters many trials and tribulations stand between them and their happiness
Casino Royale by Martin Campbell( Visual )

85 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With two professional assassinations in quick succession, James Bond is quickly elevated to '00' status. Bond's first 007 mission takes him to Uganda where he is to spy on a terrorist, Mollaka. Not everything goes to plan and Bond decides to investigate, independently of MI6, in order to track down the rest of the terrorist cell. Following a lead to the Bahamas, he encounters Dimitrios and his girlfriend, Solange. He learns that Dimitrios is involved with Le Chiffre, banker to the world's terrorist organizations. Intelligence reveals that Le Chiffre is planning to raise money in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro at Le Casino Royale. MI6 assigns 007 to play against him, knowing that if Le Chiffre loses, it will destroy his organization. 'M' places Bond under the watchful eye of the beguiling Vesper Lynd. At first skeptical of what value Vesper can provide, Bond's interest in her deepens as they brave danger together and even torture at the hands of Le Chiffre. The marathon game proceeds with dirty tricks and violence, raising the stakes beyond blood money and reaching a terrifying climax
Chocolat by Joanne Harris( Visual )

136 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, there was a quiet little village in the French countryside, whose people believed in Tranquilité - Tranquility. If you lived in this village, you understood what was expected of you. You knew your place in the scheme of things. And if you happened to forget, someone would help remind you. In this village, if you saw something you weren't supposed to see, you learned to look the other way. If perchance your hopes had been disappointed, you learned never to ask for more. So through good times and bad, famine and feast, the villagers held fast to their traditions. Until, one winter day, a sly wind blew in from the North
Philomena by Stephen Frears( Visual )

51 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Judi Dench stars in the story of Philomena Lee, mother to a boy conceived out of wedlock and given up for adoption. Nearly 50 years later, Philomena meets Martin Sixsmith, a former BBC reporter looking for his next big story. Together, they embark on a journey to locate her long lost son. As the pieces of the puzzle come together, the unlikely travel companions form a comic and heartwarming friendship."--Container
Skyfall by Sam Mendes( Visual )

44 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. When MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel by Maggie Smith( Visual )

34 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When seven cash-strapped seniors decide to 'outsource' their retirement to a resort in far-off India, friendship and romance blossom in the most unexpected ways."--Container
Die another day by Ian Fleming( Visual )

39 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 2,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on assignment in North Korea, Bond is captured by government agents, where he's imprisoned and tortured for over a year. When Bond is exchanged for another prisoner, not everyone is certain 007 is still capable of doing the job. After an unscrupulous entrepreneur is discovered to be in cohoots with the other prisoner, Bond is back on the case, and he finds the two men have sinister plans which could decide the fate of the world
Quantum of solace by Marc Forster( Visual )

49 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is there solace in revenge? Reeling from the events of Casino Royale, 007 is determined to find out who was pulling the strings. Bond pursues the agents of an assassination attempt on "M," and all those roads lead to Dominic Greene, a world-renowned developer of green technology. MI-6, upset by Bond's investigative methods, denounces him. So Bond must call in favors and partner up with the mysterious and feisty Camille, a woman with a mission of her own. Bond follows the trail that begins in Italy, with stops in Haiti, Austria, Panama, and finally to Bolivia, while "M" wonders if she can trust Bond, or if vengeance possesses him
A Room with a View by James Ivory( Visual )

59 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on E.M. Forster's novel of requited love. A young, independent-minded, upper-class Edwardian woman who is trying to sort out her burgeoning romantic feelings, divided between an enigmatic free spirit she meets on vacation in Florence and the priggish bookworm to whom she becomes engaged back in the more corseted Surrey. Funny, sexy, and sophisticated, this film was a gargantuan art-house hit
Jane Eyre by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

39 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of the classic novel by Charlotte Bronte in which a young governess falls in love with her master. Jane Eyre (Mia Wasikowska) emerges from a troubled childhood to take on the position of governess at Thornfield Hall. Thornfield is owned by the passionate and impulsive Rochester (Michael Fassbender), who pays Jane unusual attention for someone below his station. The pair quickly fall in love and set their heart on marriage, but a dark secret from Rochester's past threatens to destroy their happiness. Directed by Cary Fukunaga and also starring Judi Dench as the housekeeper, Mrs Fairfax, this latest re-telling of Bronte's popular story makes use of modern cinematic techniques while remaining true to the novel's intent
The second best exotic Marigold Hotel( Visual )

21 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy - posing a rooming predicament for two fresh arrivals - Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel
Tomorrow never dies by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

40 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 1,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierce Brosnan returns as Agent 007, stepping in to prevent World War III when a ruthless media tycoon tries to destabilize the world economy by orchestrating a deadly standoff between world superpowers
Notes on a Scandal by Richard Eyre( Visual )

26 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbara is a cynical schoolteacher who is close to retirement. Her only means of taking the edge off her desperate loneliness is writing in her journal. Sheba is a younger, attractive woman, who joins the faculty as an art teacher. Barbara watches her from afar and has nothing but caustic things to say in her diary. Barbara finds herself reaching out to Sheba. Sheba responds by inviting her to dinner at her house to meet Sheba's lecturer husband and their two children. Later, when Barbara discovers that Sheba is having a sexual relationship with a 15-year old student, Barbara realizes that knowledge of this secret gives her power over Sheba which she can use for her own purposes. Sheba becomes uneasy with Barbara's friendship. The tenuous relationship between the two women reaches a crisis point when Barbara's cat is dying and she asks Sheba to go with her to the vet. Sheba chooses to go with her family to see their son in a play instead. In revenge, Barbara sets in motion the scandal that will rock both their lives in ways they never imagined
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

52 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a trio of witches prophesy Macbeth's ascension to the throne, Lady Macbeth pushes her husband into a murderous spree. But once crowned king of Scotland, Macbeth sees ghastly visions, fueled by guilt and a new prophecy, that ensure his ultimate downfall
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startled to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?
Home on the range by Walt Disney( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sing-along is jam packed with some of kids all-time favorite songs like The Farmer in the Dell, Old Mac Donald Had a Farm, Oh, Susannah, and many more from the Home on the Range animated movie
Iris by Richard Eyre( Visual )

82 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from the memoirs of literary critic John Bayley, the film recounts his courtship of and long marriage to British novelist Iris Murdoch
My Week with Marilyn by Simon Curtis( Visual )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer of 1956, 23-year-old Colin Clark, determined to make his way in the film business, worked as a lowly assistant on the set of The Prince and the Showgirl, the film that famously united Sir Laurence Olivier and Marilyn Monroe. When his diary account was published, one week was missing. This is the story of that week: an idyll in which he escorted a Monroe desperate to get away from Hollywood hangers-on and the pressures of work
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

29 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
 
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Alternative Names
Dench, Judi

Dench, Judith Olivia.

Dench, Judith Olivia 1934-

Džūdija Denča angļu kinoaktrise

Iuditha Dench

Judi Dench actrice britannique

Judi Dench actriz de cine y televisión

Judi Dench aktorka angielska

Judi Dench angol színésznő

Judi Dench attrice teatrale e attrice cinematografica britannica

Judi DENCH britia aktorino

Judi Dench britische Schauspielerin

Judi Dench britisk skuespiller

Judi Dench Brits filmacteur

Judi Dench Brits filmactrice

Judi Dench Inglis film, stage an televeesion actress

Judi Denchová

Judi Denchová britská herečka

Τζούντι Ντεντς

Денч, Джуди

Джудзі Дэнч

Джуди Денч

Джуди Денч британская актриса театра и кино

Джуді Денч

Жуди Денч Их Британы нэрт жүжигчин

Џуди Денч

Ջուդի Դենչ

ג'ודי דנץ'

جودي دينش

جودی دنچ

جودی دێنچ

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ज्यूडी डेंच

জুডি ডেঞ্চ

சூடி டென்ச்

จูดี้ เดนช์

ჯუდი დენჩი

주디 덴치

ジュディ・デンチ

茱迪丹芝 英國演員

茱蒂·丹契 英国演员

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Pride & prejudiceCasino RoyaleChocolatA performance of MacbethIrisJudi Dench : with a crack in her voice : the biographyJudi Dench : scenes from my life