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Thesiger, Ernest 1879-1961

Overview
Works: 49 works in 120 publications in 3 languages and 2,942 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Monster films  History  Historical films  War films  Comedy films  Bible films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Costume designer, Performer, Honoree, Artist, Correspondent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ernest Thesiger
Frankenstein the legacy collection by James Whale( Visual )

23 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baron Frankenstein is blackmailed by Dr. Praetorious into reviving his monster and building a mate for it
The old dark house by James Whale( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of travelers on a mountain road in Wales, overtaken by a thunderstorm and torrential rains, seek shelter in a mysterious old mansion. It is full of eerie characters and uncanny happenings
The robe by Inc Twentieth Century-Fox Television( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcellus is a Roman tribune in the time of Christ. He is in charge of the group of men that are assigned to crucify Jesus. After the crucifixion, he becomes drunk and wins Jesus' homespun robe. He becomes tormented by nightmares and delusions after the event. Hoping to find a way to live with what he has done, but still not believing in Jesus, he returns to Palestine to try and learn what he can of the man he killed
Last holiday by Henry Cass( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told by his doctor he has no more than a few months to live, drab British workingman George Bird decides to spend his savings on lodging at a seaside resort. Once there, however, he finds his identity caught between upstairs and downstairs, the guest and the "help."
Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra by Gabriel Pascal( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience a lavish epic about love and politics in ancient Rome and Egypt
Adventures in embroidery by Ernest Thesiger( Book )

14 editions published between 1941 and 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Androcles and the lion: Androcles is a Christian in ancient Rome who applies that religion's teachings even as they apply to the treatment of animals. Seeing a lion in pain, he removes a huge thorn from the beast's paw, creating a friend for life. Androcles and a number of other Christians are eventually arrested and condemned to death in the arena. They are to die by being eaten by lions. Is it too much to hope that one of the lions may have a paw that has healed recently and might remember who did it.?--International Movie Data Base
The ghoul( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Egyptologist (Boris Karloff) wishes to be buried with a jewel he believes will allow him eternal life. When it is stolen, he rises from the dead to seek revenge
The man who could work miracles by Lothar Mendes( Visual )

7 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Des divinités facétieuses transmettent leurs pouvoirs à George Fotheringay, un homme ordinaire qui ne croit pas aux miracles. Ce dernier a alors depuis, la faculté de réaliser tout ses rêves et désirs les plus fous. Il lui suffit simplement de penser à ce qu'il veut pour l'obtenir. Mais très vite cette capacité divine a des répercussions inattendues dans sa vie".--Site Allociné, consulté le 30 septembre 2015
Alec Guinness( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sidney Stratton is an eccentric chemist who one day invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out or gets dirty. However, when mill owners realize his invention will destroy their industry, Sidney suddenly becomes the most hunted man in the nation
Universal classic monsters the essential collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wolf man: A man who returns to the family estate to take over its affairs risks becoming a victim of the centuries-old curse of the werewolf
Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aging Roman warrior Julius Caesar is determined to turn the naive, spoiled young Cleopatra into the true Queen of the Nile, during his campaign to conquer ancient Egypt
The man in the white suit by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

4 editions published between 1951 and 2002 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric chemist invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out, or gets dirty, but when mill owners and workers realize this miracle fiber will destroy their industry, he becomes the most hunted man in the nation
Practical make-up for the stage by T. W Bamford( Book )

2 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 1944 and 1999 in English and German and held by 5 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
Practically true by Ernest Thesiger( Book )

4 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quartet by Ken Annakin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The facts of life" charts the rise and fall of a young man gambling in Monte Carlo. In "The alien corn", a young man whose disapproving parents are horrified by his plans to become a professional pianist. They send him away to learn, hoping he will not be good enough. "The kite" tells of a husband's passion for kite-flying and the martial strife he encounters when his wife wishes him to give up his hobby. "The colonel's lady" depicts a colonel's disbelief at a passionate book written by his wife
Laughter in paradise by Mario Zampi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Famed practical joker Henry Russell leaves 50,000 pounds to each of his four surviving relatives. But his will has one last joke - they each have to undertake a task completely out of character within a month. As each sets out on their objective they find that quite apart from the promised riches, they are unexpectedly getting a lot out of the challenge. All except caddish Simon Russell, that is." -- Back of container
Universal monsters the essential collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein creates a true monster from dead human parts, but it gets out of control and into trouble
They drive by night( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man is falsely accused of murdering his former girlfriend. He and his female companion are pursued across the dark, rainy countryside only to find themselves in the creepy dwelling of a mad killer who sets out to murder them both
 
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Frankenstein the legacy collection
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Ernest Thesiger acteur britannique

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Ernest Thesiger britischer Schauspieler

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Ernest Thesiger Brits acteur

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Thesiger, Ernest Frederic Graham, 1879-1961

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