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Gunning, Chris

Overview
Works: 298 works in 450 publications in 6 languages and 9,080 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television programs  Television adaptations  Songs, French  Motion picture music  Orchestral music  Detective and mystery television programs  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television series 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Arranger, Author, Performer, Instrumentalist, Editor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Chris Gunning
La vie en rose by Marion Cotillard( Visual )
11 editions published in 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatic retelling of the life of Edith Piaf, considered one of the great performers of France. Raised in a brothel, taken to work in a circus by her father, and eventually abandoned by her parents, she spent her teen years on the streets. Eventually "rescued" by a crime figure who gives her career a start, she makes her way to international success, despite recurring frailty, illness, wild moods, drug and alcohol problems
Middlemarch by George Eliot( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on George Eliot's novel, Middlemarch is set in early nineteenth century England and charts the impact of the Industrial Revolution on the town as it divides its population into two opposing factions: the conservatives and the liberals
Rebecca by Jim O'Brien( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and French and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A timid young girl marries a troubled widower only to find her new home is haunted by the memory of Rebecca, the first wife
Rosemary & Thyme ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme, two middle-aged women, make a fresh start by opening a gardening business. Mysteries grow around these two gardening sleuths as they dig up trouble on the job and use investigative skills to get to the bottom of things. Series two includes episodes set in gardens on the French Riviera and Italy's Lugurian coast in addition to several fabulous gardens in England
Murder in Mesopotamia ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An archeologist's beautiful but unpopular wife is murdered while the couple is in the Middle East excavating an historical site. At the request of local authorities a vacationing Hercule Poirot takes on the case
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a doctor ordered rest at a resort, Poirot fears a fellow visitor may die, and a woman is found dead. Poirot becomes involved with solving the mystery of her murder
Rosemary & Thyme ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stunning locations at home and abroad provide the backdrop for this hit British mystery series. From their former careers as a university plant biologist and a police officer, Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme bring unique investigative talents to their horticultural and human mysteries. Their unobtrusive presence in the garden gives them unique access to secrets other detectives might miss--and that murderers would rather not reveal
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cordially invited to The Hollow for a weekend get-together, Hercule Poirot arrives just in time to see Gerda Christow standing, revolver in hand, over the dead body of her husband. Though it seems obvious she has killed her wayward spouse, Poirot doesn't believe things are so simple, especially when all the guests seem to loathe each other. Love, deceit, mystery, and death -- rest assured Poirot will get to the heart of the matter."
Murder on the links ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poirot and Hastings go on holiday at a French seaside resort. The famous detective is soon recognized and is quickly drawn into a case of abduction and murder. Challenged by an arrogant French detective, Poirot stakes his reputation on his superior sluething skills
La vie en rose "La môme." by Edith Piaf( Recording )
2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The soundtrack to "La Vie En Rose," a biography of French singer Edith Piaf, containing eleven songs performed by Piaf herself and sixteen other tracks
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventure of the Egyptian tomb: After an archeological dig turns deadly, Poirot must distinguish between ordinary evil and an other-worldly curse. The underdog: Hasting's passion for golf, and Poirot's for art, lead them to the scene of a baffling murder. The yellow Iris: The death of a British heiress haunts Poirot for two years before he has a chance to confront her killer
Concerto for piano and orchestra "Storm!" ; Symphony no. 1 by Chris Gunning( )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphonies nos. 3 & 4 Oboe concerto by Chris Gunning( )
3 editions published in 2009 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Death on the Nile": A pleasure cruise down the Nile turns deadly when a murder is discovered on board. "Sad Cypress": The solution to a double-murder case appears to be cut and dried, but Poirot's instincts eventually lead him to the real truth. "The Hollow": A weekend retreat where all the guests appear to despise one another finds Poirot hard at work doing what he does best. "Five little pigs": Poirot agrees to help a young woman prove her mother's innocence, 14 years after being sent to the gallows
Wild Africa Nile by keane Fergal( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines each of Africa's stunning natural realms in turn, revealing little-known facts and showing how humans and creatures co-exist within this vast area
Rosemary & Thyme the complete collection by Felicity Kendal( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stunning gardens provide the backdrop for this British mystery series. From their former careers as a university plant biologist and a police officer, Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme, professional gardeners and amateur sleuths, bring unique investigative talents to their horticultural and human mysteries. Locations include manor houses in the English countryside, London's Kew Gardens and Regent's Park, the French Riviera, Italy's Ligurian coast, a Surrey vineyard, and the hills of Malaga, Spain
War classics Casablanca express ; Cold war killers ; A yank in Libya ; Waterfront ; Commandos ; Eagles attack at dawn ; Hitler's SS: portrait of evil ; Go for broke ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 2. Commandos: "U.S. Army Sgt. Sullivan is in an against-all-odds war adventure about a group of misfit soldiers he trains to stage a daring mission in North Africa. The platoon is ordered to take over an Italian camp, but as soon as the American soldiers reach their target, all hell breaks loose when some unexpected twists get in the way of completing their mission." Eagles attack at dawn: This story "is centered on a rescue mission to retrieve Israeli commandos from a Syrian prison. The operation is a covert maneuver involving members of the Israeli Army and Security Services".--Container. Hitler's SS: portrait of evil: "An overall look at Hitler's regime, focusing in on two young brothers from Berlin who join the Nazi camp"--Container. Go for broke: "The 442nd Regimental Combat Team is honored due to its make-up of mostly Japanese-American volunteers who loyally and courageously fought in World War II against their homeland and in the name of the United States. In particular, the film focuses on Lt. Mike Grayson, who holds prejudices against his men; ideas that were prevalent about all Japanese-Americans at the time. But as he watches the valiant men selflessly engage in battle, the lieutenant's biases are slowly chipped away until they are completely dissolved by the end of the war"--Container
The film & TV music of Christopher Gunning by Chris Gunning( )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosemary & Thyme ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme, two middle-aged women, make a fresh start by opening a gardening business. Mysteries grow around these two gardening sleuths as they dig up trouble on the job and use investigative skills to get to the bottom of things. Series two includes episodes set in gardens on the French Riviera and Italy's Lugurian coast in addition to several fabulous gardens in England
Rosemary & Thyme ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme, two middle-aged women, make a fresh start by opening a gardening business. Mysteries grow around these two gardening sleuths as they dig up trouble on the job and use investigative skills to get to the bottom of things. Series two includes episodes set in gardens on the French Riviera and Italy's Lugurian coast in addition to several fabulous gardens in England
 
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CHRIS GUNNING
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