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Thesiger, Ernest 1879-1961

Overview
Works: 53 works in 130 publications in 4 languages and 3,062 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Comedy films  Horror films  War films  Television adaptations  Monster films  Bible films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Costume designer, Honoree, Correspondent, Artist, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ernest Thesiger
Bride of Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

27 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most popular horror classics of all time and an acclaimed sequel to the original Frankenstein. The legendary Boris Karloff reprises his role as the screen's most understood monster who now longs for a mate of his own. Colin Clive is back as the overly ambitious Dr. Frankenstein, who creates the ill-faed bride (Elsa Lanchester). Directed by the original's James Whale (his last horror film) and featuring a haunting musical score, The Bride of Frankenstein ranks as one of the finest films not only of the genre, but for all time
The robe by Henry Koster( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 387 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
The old dark house by James Whale( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five persons in the house-- strangers cut off from the world by thunderstorms and landslide. Terror of the unknown draws them together, makes them open their pasts to each other. Then, as the excitement reaches its peak, when the girl, alone on the stairs, finds the drunken monster lurching toward her
Last holiday by Henry Cass( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgia Byrd is a department store employee who leads a life of frustrated desires. She particularly likes the bashful salesman from the outdoor furnishings department. But when she learns she only has a few weeks left to live, Georgia gathers her money, quits her job, and flies to the swank European resort she's always dreamed of visiting. Naturally, her new carelessness with money and fearless candor lead everyone around her, including a senator and her former boss, to think she's a real mover and shaker
Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra by Gabriel Pascal( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience a lavish epic about love and politics in ancient Rome and Egypt
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 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hugely influential, Nobel Prize winning critic and playwright George Bernard Shaw was notoriously reluctant to allow his writing to be adapted for the cinema. Yet thanks to the persistence of Hungarian producer Gabriel Pascal, Shaw finally agreed to collaborate on a series of screen versions of his witty, socially minded plays
Adventures in embroidery by Ernest Thesiger( Book )

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

The ghoul( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 108 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 47 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 46 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 27 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 20 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 10 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
Quartet by Ken Annakin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 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
Universal monsters : the essential collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 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
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

Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe
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

Laughter in paradise by Mario Zampi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 4 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
Practically true by Ernest Thesiger( Book )

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

Frankensteins Braut( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Bride of Frankenstein
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Ernest Thesiger acteur britannique

Ernest Thesiger britischer Schauspieler

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Thesiger, Ernest Frederic Graham, 1879-1961

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