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Michell, Roger 1956-

Overview
Works: 65 works in 641 publications in 8 languages and 11,349 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romance films  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance television programs  Historical films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, Film editor, Restager , fmd, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roger Michell
Notting Hill by Richard Curtis( Visual )

135 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's most famous movie star falls in love with a small-time bookstore owner
Morning glory by Roger Michell( Visual )

46 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,747 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 Roger Michell( Visual )

40 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Great Britain faces an imminent war with Germany, US President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his wife, Eleanor, invited the King and Queen of England for a weekend at their home in upstate New York. But during the first-ever visit of a reigning British monarch to America, international affairs must be juggled with the complexities of FDR's domestic establishment, as wife, mother, and mistresses all conspire to make the royal trip an unforgettable one
Changing lanes by Roger Michell( Visual )

37 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A minor traffic accident turns two perfect strangers into vicious adversaries waging an all-out war of personal destruction
Venus by Roger Michell( Visual )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,087 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 by Roger Michell( Visual )

28 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 975 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 )

37 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 513 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
Persuasion by Roger Michell( Visual )

80 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 442 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 and Captain Wentworth meet again, and the tables have turned. Captain Wentworth's fortunes have prospered and he returns from a career at sea both eligible and affluent, while Anne's father, Sir Walter Elliot, has been forced to lease their home and move the family into a smaller abode in Bath. Just as Anne now recognizes the false values that persuaded her to reject Captain Wentworth, she must also accept that his heart now seems set upon the youth and beauty of Louisa Musgrove
The mother by Roger Michell( Visual )

47 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 322 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 Michell( Visual )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 286 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
Omnibus. a day in the life of a Bombay actor( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary, directed by Roger Michell, follows Harish Patel, and Indian actor, through one day of his life
My night with Reg by Kevin Elyot( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een groepje homoseksuele vrienden ontdekt dat ze allemaal met ene Reg naar bed geweest zijn, die echter het AIDS-virus bleek te dragen
Notting Hill ; Erin Brockovich( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 34 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
The Jane Austen collection by Jane Austen( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 19 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
Romantic favorites collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 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
Coup de foudre à Notting Hill( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Titanic town( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the incredible story of one-woman war for peace in war-torn Belfast
Verführung Persuasion( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als junges Mädchen folgte Anne Elliot dem Rat ihrer mütterlichen Freundin Lady Russel. Sie liess die Vernunft über ihr Herz siegen und löste ihre Verlobung mit dem aufstrebenden Captain Wentworth, obwohl sie ihn liebte, und liess ihn tief enttäuscht zurück. - Fast acht Jahre später, mit nunmehr 27, trifft sie ihn wieder, da ihre Familie aus finanzieller Not ihr Anwesen an seine Schwester vermieten muss. Er ist inzwischen ein wohlhabender und angesehener Kapitän, während sie nur noch als "alte Jungfer" zwischen ihren Schwestern herumgereicht wird
A royal weekend( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nel giugno 1939 il Presidente Franklin Delano Roosevelt e sua moglie Eleanor ospitano il re e la regina di Inghilterra per un weekend nella loro casa di Hyde Park on Hudson. La prima visita di un monarca inglese in America sarà l'occasione per una speciale relazione tra i due Paesi, ma anche per una profonda comprensione dei misteri dell'amore e dell'amicizia. (LaFeltrinelli)
Four feature films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notting Hill: 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Notting Hill
Alternative Names
Mitchell, Roger

Roger Michell

Roger Michell director de teatro, televisión y cine sudafricano

Roger Michell filmregisseur uit Zuid-Afrika

Roger Michell régisseur de théâtre, télévision et cinéma sud-africain

Roger Michell regista sudafricano

Roger Michell regista teatrale, televisivo e cinematografico sudafricano

Roger Michell südafrikanischer Regisseur

Роджер Мишелл

Роджър Мичъл

רוג'ר מישל

راجر میشل کارگردان اهل آفریقای جنوبی

미첼, 로저 1956-

ロジャー・ミッシェル

羅傑·米歇爾

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Enduring loveThe Buddha of suburbia