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Dench, Judi 1934-

Overview
Works: 925 works in 2,947 publications in 10 languages and 106,204 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Spy films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Historical films  Children's films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Director, Author, Commentator, Author of introduction, Costume designer, Recipient, Creator, Speaker, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Judi Dench
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )

69 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare in Love is a romantic comedy for the 1990's, set in the 1590's, telling the witty, sexy story behind the creation of the greatest love story of them all - Romeo and Juliet. Young Will Shakespeare is the up and coming playwright of the time, but has been disastrously struck by the bane of the writer's life - writer's block. What Will needs is a muse - and she appears in the form of the beautiful (and betrothed) Lady Viola. The path of true love doesn't run smooth for Will, however - Viola is engaged to be married to the insufferable Lord Wessex at the command of Queen Elizabeth
Pride & prejudice by Jane Austen( Visual )

42 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 3,418 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 neighbourhood 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 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 )

72 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,198 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 Lasse Hallstrm( Visual )

116 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,012 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 )

39 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,719 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 )

24 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and German and held by 2,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked, forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by Mallory, the new Chairman of the Intelligence and Security Committee. With MI6 now compromised from both inside and out, M is left with one ally she can trust - James Bond. 007, aided only by field agent Eve, follows a trail that leads to Silva, whose motives have yet to reveal themselves
Die another day by Neal Purvis( Visual )

35 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 2,564 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
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel by Maggie Smith( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,535 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
Quantum of solace by Marc Forster( Visual )

41 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 2,376 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
Jane Eyre by Cary Joji Fukunaga( Visual )

26 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When orphaned governess Jane Eyre arrives at imposing Thornfield Hall, she's intrigued by her brooding, wealthy employer, Rochester. His dark moods and the strange occurrences in the house lead her to discover a terrible secret that he had hoped to hide from her forever
A room with a view by E. M Forster( Visual )

43 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All she wanted was a room with a view on her first trip to Florence. Little did she realize that her wish would lead her into impropriety, confusion, and passion
Angelina Ballerina Rose fairy princess by Katharine Holabird( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angelina is a little mouse that love to dance - in her bedroom, at school, in the kitchen, even in her sleep. In every episode, Angelina learns that real life is not a perfect ballet and that missteps are part of growing up. Join everyone's favorite ballerina as she goes from one adventure after another, complete with roller coaster rides, spooky ghosts, and of course, ballet
Notes on a scandal by Richard Eyre( Visual )

25 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,868 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
The importance of being earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

29 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the hilarious adventure of two dashing young bachelors and the outrageous deceptions they find themselves in over love. Whenever Worthing wants to leave his dull country life behind, he makes visits to the city posing as his fictitious 'brother' Ernest. There he becomes smitten with the ravishing Gwendolen. But when Worthing is in town, his playboy pal Algy is in the country and falling for Worthing's young and beautiful ward, cecily, while also impersonating Ernest. Pandemonium ensues when these two would-be ernests find themselves face-to-face and in the predicament of explaining who they really are
Tomorrow never dies by Ian Fleming( Visual )

31 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 1,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just as a media mogul unveils his new global news service, a British warship is attacked in Chinese territory. Agent James Bond teams with a beautiful Chinese spy to discover the truth before war breaks out
Home on the range by Will Finn( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of cows - Maggie, Mrs. Calloway and Grace - hit the high prairie to track down a cattle rustler named Alameda Slim in hopes that the reward money will save their farm. With the aid of Buck, a horse with heroic ambitions, the bovine avengers track the villain to his lair and save the day
Iris by Richard Eyre( Visual )

68 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,763 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. The scenario tacks back and forth from the young Iris--ready to seduce one and all with her coy command of words and sex appeal--to the elder Iris--slowly giving way to the cruel erasure of Alzheimer's
The second best exotic Marigold Hotel by John Madden( Visual )

13 editions published in 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,732 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
My week with Marilyn by Simon Curtis( Visual )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,679 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 )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 1,675 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 televisin

Judi Dench aktorka angielska

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 Inglis film, stage an televeesion actress

Judi Denchov

Judi Denchov britsk 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

जुडी डेन्च

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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