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Thompson, Emma

Overview
Works: 486 works in 1,870 publications in 10 languages and 69,183 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Television adaptations  Television programs  Diaries 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Performer, Scenarist, Other, Contributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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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 4,606 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 J. K Rowling ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 4,020 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 Defense Against the Dark Arts professor at Hogwarts. When Umbridge refuses to teach practical defensive magic, Ron and Hermione convince Harry to secretly train a select group of students for the wizarding war that lies ahead. A terrifying showdown between good and evil awaits
Sense and sensibility by Ang Lee ( Visual )
83 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,825 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 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,543 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 2,689 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
Nanny McPhee by Kirk Jones ( Visual )
33 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,658 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 )
63 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,649 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 )
36 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,445 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
The remains of the day by James Ivory ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of blind devotion and repressed love between a fanatically proper butler and a high-spirited, strong-minded young housekeeper employed by a British lord who is unwittingly a Nazi dupe
Nanny McPhee returns by Emma Thompson ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,283 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
Saving Mr. Banks by John Lee Hancock ( Visual )
19 editions published in 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,070 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
Angels in America by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1985. Revolves around two very different men with AIDS, one fictional, one fictionalized. Roy Cohn, personifies all the hypocrisy, delusion and callousness of the official response to the plague. Nothing shakes Roy's lack of empathy: even on his death bed, he's fighting with his gay nurse and taunting the woman he helped put to death, Ethel Rosenberg. The other patient is Prior Walter, who is visited by an angel and deserted by his self-pitying lover, Louis. Louis moves on to a relationship with Joe Pitt, a Mormon lawyer whose closeted homosexuality drives his wife to delusions and brings his mother to New York
Last chance Harvey by Joel Hopkins ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,009 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
Treasure planet by Ron Clements ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,938 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
Stranger than fiction ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,929 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?
An education by Lone Scherfig ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,837 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 1,806 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 )
21 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,704 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 1,647 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
Primary colors by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Stanton is a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife, Susan. Running against the odds, the Stantons need all the help they can get from their extremely colorful political team. Together, they take off on a hilarious, heart-wrenching and ultimately history-making roller coaster ride to the top
 
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