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Thompson, Emma

Overview
Works: 523 works in 1,995 publications in 9 languages and 72,220 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Fantasy films  Television mini-series  Fantasy television programs  Television programs  History 
Roles: Actor, Author, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Performer, Scenarist, Contributor, Other, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Emma Thompson
Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( Visual )

29 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 4,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Year three at Hogwarts means new fun and challenges as Harry learns the delicate art of approaching a Hippogriff, transforming shape-shifting Boggarts into hilarity and even turning back time. But the term also brings danger: soul-sucking Dementors hover over the school, an ally of the accursed He-Who-Cannot-Be-Named lurks within the castle walls, and fearsome wizard Sirius Black escapes Azkaban
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by Nicholas Hooper( Visual )

33 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 4,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Voldemort has returned, but the ministry of Magic is doing everything it can to keep the wizarding world from knowing the truth. They appoint Ministry official Dolores Umbridge as the new Defence Against the Dark Arts professor at Hogwarts. When Umbridge refuses to teach practical defensive magic, Ron and Hermione convince Harry to train a select group of students secretly for the wizarding war that lies ahead
Sense and sensibility by Ang Lee( Visual )

88 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the Dashwood sisters, sensible Elinor and passionate Marianne, whose chances at marriage seem doomed by their family's sudden loss of fortune
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Visual )

56 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his wedding a week away, Claudio can't wait to marry the beautiful young Hero. To distract him, his best friend devises delightful mischief--a romantic trap for the sharp-tongued Beatrice and the man she most loves to hate--Benedick
Brave by Kelly MacDonald( Visual )

31 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Merida, an archer and self-reliant young woman, makes a decision which defies custom and brings chaos to her kingdom. To restore her kingdom, she must rely on her bravery and archery skills. Bonus features include animated shorts, extended scenes, and promotional art
Nanny McPhee by Kirk Jones( Visual )

41 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nanny McPhee can tame even the most unruly children with a tap of her magic walking stick. Her latest challenge is the bratty brood of a recent widower Mr. Brown. He is under pressure to find a new wife or lose his much-needed allowance from wealthy Aunt Adelaide. His love for scullery maid Evangeline remains unspoken as he wincingly woos the eagerly merry widow Mrs. Quickly, but Brown's raucous rugrats have a plan to make things right, especially after they've come under the benevolent influence of Nanny McPhee, whose peculiar brand of discipline works wonders for everyone involved
Howards End by E. M Forster( Visual )

62 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,589 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
Love actually by Richard Curtis( Visual )

44 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague
Saving Mr. Banks by John Lee Hancock Movie( Visual )

24 editions published in 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood in 1961 to finally discuss Walt Disney's desire to bring her beloved character, Mary Poppins to the motion picture screen (a quest he began in the 1940s as a promise to his two daughters), Disney meets a prim, uncompromising sexagenarian not only suspect of the impresario's concept for the film, but a woman struggling with her own past. During her stay in California, Travers' reflects back on her difficult childhood in 1906 Australia
The remains of the day by James Ivory( Visual )

55 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of blind devotion and repressed love between a fanatically perfect butler and a high-spirited, strong-minded young housekeeper in the employ of a British lord who is unwittingly a Nazi dupe
Nanny McPhee returns by Emma Thompson( Visual )

15 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nanny McPhee appears at the farmhouse door of a busy young mother Isabel Green, she discovers that Mrs. Green's children are in an all-out household war with their two spoiled city cousins. Relying on everything from a flying motorcycle and a statue that comes to life to a tree-climbing piglet and an elephant that turns up in the oddest places, Nanny McPhee uses her magic to show the children five valuable lessons, the most important of which is how to get along
Last chance Harvey by Joel Hopkins( Visual )

25 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvey, a divorced, down-on-his-luck music jingle composer, and Kate, a lonely British airline employee, are brought together by chance. Harvey comes to London for his daughter's wedding, planning only to attend the wedding ceremony. However, he ends up being let go from his job before going back to America and decides to stay for the reception, asking Kate to accompany him. Thus begins a growing connection between these two guarded strangers
Angels in America by Mike Nichols( Visual )

32 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the effects of AIDS on the United States through the experiences of lawyer Roy Cohn, a Mormon couple, and a young man called Prior Walter
Stranger than fiction( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 1,967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Crick - IRS auditor, milquetoast, and poster child for obsessive-compulsive disorder - wakes one morning to hear a woman's voice in his bathroom, narrating his life as he is living it, subsequently announcing his imminent death. This is a big problem, since Harold has a burning crush on Ana, his latest audit case. Searching for the source of the voice, he turns to literary theory-spewing professor Jules Hilburt, who eventually discovers that talented but troubled novelist Karen Eiffel is writing Harold--he is the central character of her new novel, "Death and Taxes." The question is: will Harold's story end as a comedy, or a tragedy?
Treasure planet by Ron Clements( Visual )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim is a young man who grew up reading tales of pirates and adventures on the high seas, and longs for similar excitement in his own life. One day a dying man hands him a map and gives him a warning. Upon careful examination, Jim realizes the map charts the course to Treasure Planet, a distant world where hundreds of space pirates have stashed their loot. Jim is certain this is the adventure he's been dreaming of and sets out to find the fabled Treasure Planet
An education by Lone Scherfig( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1960's, 16-year-old Jenny Mellor lives with her parents in a London suburb. She is smart, pretty, and working toward her goal of being accepted into Oxford. Her life will take a big turn when she meets David, a man twice her age. Now she must decide if she will pursue an education at Oxford, or if she will choose to learn all that a charismatic, older man can teach her
Wit by Mike Nichols( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is, until she is diagnosed with a devastating illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. She finds that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,719 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
Men in black 3 by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent J must travel back in time to MIB's early years in the 1960s and save his partner, Agent K, from being assassinated by an alien. Along the way, Agent J teams up with young Agent K and learns that there are secrets to the universe that Agent K never told him
Beautiful creatures by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

17 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When newcomer Lena arrives in the small town of Gatlin she quickly captures the attention of Ethan, who only wants to escape what he views as a boring and dead end town. He quickly gets more than he bargained for. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town
 
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Alternative Names
Ema Tompson

Emma Thompson actrice britannique

Emma Thompson aktorka i scenarzystka brytyjska

Emma Thompson attrice e sceneggiatrice britannica

Emma Thompson britische Schauspielerin

Emma Thompson Brits acteur

Emma Thompsonová

Emma Tompson

Emma Tompsone

Έμμα Τόμσον

Ема Томпсон

Ема Томпсън

Емма Томпсон

Эма Томпсан

Эмма Томпсон

Эмма Томпсон Британы жүжигчин

אמה תומפסון

اما تامسون کمدین، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

إيما تومسون

एमा थॉम्प्सन ऑस्कर पुरस्कार विजेती अभिनेत्री.

เอ็มมา ทอมสัน

ემა ტომფსონი

에마 톰슨

エマ・トンプソン

トンプソン, エマ

埃玛·汤普森

愛瑪·湯普森

愛瑪湯遜

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Harry Potter and the Order of the PhoenixMuch ado about nothingNanny McPheeHowards EndLove actuallyThe remains of the dayNanny McPhee returnsStranger than fiction