Most widely held works about Julie Christie
Most widely held works by Julie Christie
Doctor Zhivago ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,581 libraries worldwide
A poet and surgeon, husband and lover finds his life disrupted by war. It alters the lives of many, including Tonya, the gentle woman he marries and Lara, the woman he cannot forget. Based on the novel by Boris Pasternak. Filmed in Spain during the dictatorship of General Francisco Franco under the surveillance of Spain's secret police. Won Academy Awards in 1965 for Best Cinematography, Best Screenplay, Best Original Score (including Lara's Theme), Best Art Direction/Set Direction, and Best Costume Design.
Doctor Zhivago ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 1,440 libraries worldwide
A poet and surgeon, husband and lover finds his life disrupted by war. It alters the lives of many, including Tonya, the gentle woman he marries and Lara, the woman he cannot forget.
Heaven can wait ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and held by 787 libraries worldwide
Joe Pendleton, a Los Angeles Rams quarterback, accidentally goes to heaven after a car accident, and returns to earth in the body of another man who was a corporate giant. After deciding to resume his place with the Rams (by purchasing the team), Pendleton must also deal with the consequences of the former businessman's actions.
Hamlet ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and German and held by 664 libraries worldwide
First-ever full-text film of Shakespeare's greatest work. Branagh sets the timeless tale of murder, corruption and revenge in an opulent 19th-century world.
McCabe & Mrs. Miller ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and German and held by 614 libraries worldwide
A gambling gunfighter comes to a northwest mining town at the turn of the century and with his winnings from a small-time card hustle sets up lavish brothels.
Far from the madding crowd ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 592 libraries worldwide
Screen version of Thomas Hardy's classic love story about a headstrong young woman whose life becomes entwined with three disparate men: a dashing soldier, a wealthy landowner, and a sheep farmer.
Finding Neverland ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and German and held by 478 libraries worldwide
Well-known playwright James M. Barrie finds his career at a crossroads when his latest play flops and doubters begin to question his future. Then by chance he meets a widow and her four adventurous boys. Together they form a friendship that ignites the imagination needed to produce Barrie's greatest work. Traverses both fantasy and everyday reality, melding the difficulties of adult life with the spellbinding allure and childlike innocence of the boy who never grows up.
Heat and dust ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
In the 1970s, a woman travels to India to find the truth about her great-aunt, who left her British husband for an Indian prince in the 1930s.
Billy Liar ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Billy Fisher, whose constant daydreams and truth-deficient stories earn him the nickname of "Billy Liar," dreams of escape from an unsympathetic, resolutely working-class family, a pair of demanding fiancees, and an insecure dead-end job at an undertakers.
Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Elinor and Marianne Dashwood can only find true happiness when in the older sister sense gives way to sensibility, and in the younger sister sensibility gives way to sense.
Darling ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 268 libraries worldwide
A London photographer's model proceeds from an immature marriage into a series of shady affairs-- first with a television talker, then with a slick promotion man, and ultimately in a palazzo as the loveless wife of an Italian prince. After becoming a prisoner of her own success through these disastrous affairs, she realizes the awful price she has paid for happiness. This is a slashing social satire and a devastating spoof of the synthetic, stomach-turning output of the television-advertising age.
Power ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and Chinese and held by 247 libraries worldwide
This film depicts the political candidates tactics as they try to get elected and the media consultants hired to sell them to the public.
Shampoo ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and German and held by 224 libraries worldwide
George, a Beverly Hills hairdresser, promises his impatient steady, Jill, that they'll settle down once he gets his own salon. During the next frantic 48 hours, George tries to borrow the cash he needs from Lester, a shady businessman. But Lester doesn't know that George is sleeping with his wife, his mistress and his teenage daughter.
The Go-between ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 167 libraries worldwide
A boy on the verge of manhood is used as a pawn in the illicit affair between a beautiful aristocrat and the working class farmer she loves.
Fahrenheit 451 ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 163 libraries worldwide
A fireman in charge of burning books meets a revolutionary school teacher who dares to read. Depicts a future world in which all printed reading material is banned.
I'm with Lucy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Dumped by the man she thought was her perfect match, Lucy continues on her search for Mr. Right. Her girlfriends set her up on a series of blind dates with five handsome and eligible bachlors, each with his own charms ... and flaws. Will she meet the man of her dreams or will her dating nightmare never end?
Far from the madding crowd by Thomas Hardy ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
The story of beautiful West Country farmer Bathsheba Everdene and the three men who love her.
The handmaid's tale by Margaret Atwood ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Set in the Republic of Gilead, during the late twentieth century, when declining birth rates caused by the effects of nuclear fallout and the AIDS epidemic result in a new social structure. All young women, who can bear healthy children, are allocated to powerful regime of men. This is the story of one of these young women.
Don't look now ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Psychic terror in a Gothic setting provides the chilling backdrop in this tale of a couple's search for the ghost of their dead daughter.
Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots by Alexandre Dumas ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
A biography of the quintessential queen: her royal birth gave her claim to the thrones of two nations; her marriage to the young French Dauphin promised her a third crown.
Audiobooks Audiocassettes Barrie, J. M.--1860-1937 Biography British British Occupation of India (1765-1947) Comedy films Comedy films Doctor Zhivago (Motion picture) Drama England Families Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures) Feature films Feature films Fiancées Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Future life Historical films History Imagination India Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer,--1927- Kings and rulers Love stories, English Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Married women Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich,--1890-1960 Peter Pan (Fictitious character) Physicians Quarterbacks (Football) Revolution (Russia : 1905-1907) Romance films Russia Russia (Federation) Segall, Harry,--1897-1975 Shakespeare, William,--1564-1616 Soviet Union Traffic accident victims Truthfulness and falsehood United States Videocassettes Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Western films Working class
Christie, Julie Frances, 1941-
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