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Michell, Roger 1956-

Overview
Works: 125 works in 566 publications in 6 languages and 12,691 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Poetry  Fiction  Historical drama  History  Film and video adaptations  Biography 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, Film editor, Restager , Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Roger Michell
 
Most widely held works by Roger Michell
Notting Hill by Roger Michell( Visual )
108 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anna Scott, a famous movie star and William Thacker, a travel bookstore owner meet for the first time and wonder if they can fall in love while the whole world is watching
Persuasion by Roger Michell( Visual )
66 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Anne Elliot turned down Captain Wentworth's proposal of marriage, she allowed herself to be persuaded by her snobbish family's conviction of his unworthiness. But now, after a separation of eight years, Anne Elliot and Captain Wentworth are to meet again and the tables have turned. Her former lover's fortunes have prospered and he is now returned from a career at sea both eligible and affluent. Anne's father, Sir Walter Elliot of Kellynch Hall, has been forced to lease their home and move the family into a rather small abode in Bath. Just as Anne now recognizes the false values that persuaded her to reject Captain Wentworth, so she must accept that his heart now seems set upon the youth and beauty of the impetuous Louisa Musgrove
Morning glory by Roger Michell( Visual )
36 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For Becky ..., running a TV show in New York City was the big break she dreamed of-- until star co-anchors Mike ... and Colleen ... declare an all-out, on-air war. Making the show work with its cast of eccentric characters and outrageous story angles will take a major miracle, but Becky is ready to rise and outshine"--Container
Hyde Park on Hudson by Bill Murray( Visual )
26 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wanneer in 1939 de Verenigde Staten koninklijk bezoek uit Engeland krijgen, wordt de verlegen Daisy, een verre nicht van president Franklin D. Roosevelt, uitgenodigd op zijn zomerverblijf genaamd Hyde Park, waarna langzaam maar zeker een intieme band ontstaat tussen de twee
Changing lanes by Roger Michell( Visual )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A minor traffic accident turns two perfect strangers into vicious adversaries waging an all-out war of personal destruction
Venus ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maurice, a still-working actor whiles away his dwindling days playing bit parts (corpses, mostly) or at the local pub with a pair of equally frail footlights friends, drama queen Ian and taciturn Donald. Ian announces that his niece has sent her wayward daughter to stay with him. Jessie is a borderline hooligan, surly, self-centered, willful, and a prodigious drinker. Maurice looks at Jessie with unapologetic longing, appreciating things she can't see in herself, but also the idea of youth--specifically, womanly youth. Jessie appraises Maurice to see what she can get out of him, and they play at Henry Higgins tutoring Eliza Doolittle together. Both are prickly, independent egoists, and wherever they're going, neither is going quietly
Le week-end ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Long-married British couple Nick and Meg are revisiting Paris for the first time since their honeymoon in an attempt to rekindle their relationship. Diffident, wistful Nick and demanding, take-charge Meg careen from harmony to disharmony as they take stock of half a lifetime of deep tenderness, and even deeper regret. An invitation from Nick's old friend Morgan, an amusingly eccentric American academic, soon leads them to a hopeful vision of what their marriage might still become
Enduring love by Ian McEwan( Visual )
31 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychological thriller about a group of unsuspecting men whose lives are changed forever after they attempt to rescue the passenger of a runaway hot air balloon
The mother by Roger Michell( Visual )
38 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A newly widowed woman moves to London to be near her family. She soon feels like she is just an invisible old lady until a young man comes into her life. She finds things in herself that she thought were lost forever, but at what cost?
The Buddha of suburbia by Roger Mitchell( Visual )
18 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bureaucrat becomes a suburban guru who marries a follower with a son who's a punk rocker named Charlie Hero. Consequently, the guru's son is propelled from his bland life into a series of erotic experiences in London. Set to a backdrop of politics, fashion, music, drugs, morality and race, Karim must netgotiate adolescence, a dysfunctional family and his own sexuality, as he seeks enlightenment on his own terms
A weekend in Paris ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een Engels koppel reist af naar Parijs om hun 30-jarig huwelijk te vieren maar tijdens hun weekend komen wederzijdse frustraties naar boven
A breeze in the willows : a celebration of the wit and wisdom of The wind in the willows by Allen Johnson( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notting Hill Erin Brockovich ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A famous actress falls in love with a quiet bookstore owner; a mother trying to support her children finds work with an attorney and comes across a major case against a large corporation
Coup de foudre à Notting Hill by Roger Michell( Visual )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anna Scott est la plus grande star d'Hollywood et peut-être du monde. Voulant acheter un livre, elle entre dans la boutique de William Thacker, un libraire attachant et fantasque qui se remet à peine d'un divorce. Dès que leurs regards se croisent, on devine que ces êtres que tout sépare pourraient bien devenir inséparables. Si la presse à sensation ne s'emparait pas de leur histoire d'amour
The Jane Austen collection by Jane Austen( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The popularity of the adaptations of Jane Austen's novels is staggering. Much is attributed to her use of such universal themes as marriage, social pressure, and the generation gap; many love her strong, spirited and unpretentious heroines and her emphasis on reason, moderation, fidelity and consideration; but most of all it is her sparkling dialogue, razor-sharp wit, marvellous characters and ingeniously intricate plots that have made her a small-screen success. All of these are intrinsic in the BBC television adaptations of the Austen novels. "Emma" perfectly balances humour and romance; "Persuasion" has a great strong heroine; "Sense and sensibility" features the duelling of spirited sisters; "Mansfield Park" can claim Austen's most outrageous supporting characters; "Northanger Abbey" marvellously satirizes gothic romances, while the electric sensuality of "Pride and prejudice" has, with the courtship of Elizabeth and Darcy, remained everyone's favourite love story
Children's librarianship by Sheila G. Bannister Ray( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Thacker is the owner of a bookshop in the heart of Notting Hill in London. One day, the world's most famous actress, Anna Scott comes into his shop. So begins a tale of romance
Romantic favorites collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bridget continues her rocky relationships with men; stories of eight couples and their relationships during Christmas time in London; a famous film star falls in love with an ordinary guy when she visits his book shop to purchase a book, an immature; cynical bachelor learns what it means to be a man from a geeky 12 year-old boy
Titanic town by Roger Mitchell( Visual )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the incredible story of one-woman war for peace in war-torn Belfast
Hyde Park on Hudson Week-end royal by Roger Michell( Visual )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Juin 1939. Le président Franklin D. Roosevelt attend la visite du roi George VI et de son épouse Elizabeth, invités à passer le week-end dans sa propriété à la campagne. C'est la première visite d'un monarque britannique aux Etats-Unis. La Grande-Bretagne se prépare à entrer en guerre contre l'Allemagne et espère obtenir l'aide américaine. Les bizarreries et l'étrange mode de vie du président étonne les souverains. En ce week-end royal, pris entre les feux de sa femme, sa mère et sa secrétaire, les affaires internationales ne sont pas vraiment la priorité de Roosevelt davantage intéressé par sa relation avec sa cousine Daisy
Changing lanes Changement de voie ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of what happens one day in New York when a young lawyer and a businessman share a small automobile accident on F.D.R. Drive and their mutual road rage escalates into a feud
 
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Alternative Names
Roger Michell
Languages
English (332)
Spanish (24)
German (15)
Italian (10)
Multiple languages (10)
French (6)
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