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Granger, Derek

Overview
Works: 54 works in 139 publications in 4 languages and 3,387 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Historical films  Television programs  Television adaptations  Romance films  Made-for-TV movies  Melodrama  History 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Derek Granger
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

46 editions published between 1808 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles is from a family with little money. Sebastian's family is wealthy. The two become friends at Oxford. When Sebastian invites his friend to dinner, Charles becomes involved with Sebastian's family. After Charles becomes an officer in the British Army he and his company are moved to an English country house that he realizes is Sebastian's family home. Here he discovers memories of his youth and young manhood, his loves, life, and a journey of faith and anguish. Includes eleven episodes
A handful of dust by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930s England, Tony and Brenda Last and their son, John Andrew, live an idyllic life in the huge Victorian country house that is the symbol of Tony's family pride. The chance arrival of a penniless scrounger irrevocably shatters the gentle balance of their lives as Brenda's search for excitement and Tony's determination to hold on to what is his eventually lead in the direction of divorce and send Tony to South America
Country matters by Hugh Thomson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptations of short stories by A.E. Coppard and H.E. Bates. Set against the English countryside during the post-World War I period. Reveals the timeless and constant qualities of the British landscape and its people
Where angels fear to tread by E. M Forster( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All'inizio del Novecento Lilia Herriton (H. Mirren), vedova inglese non più giovane, va in vacanza con un'amica (H. Bonham Carter) in Italia. A Monteriano, in Toscana, sposa un bel giovane locale, è infelice, muore di parto. Suo fratello e sua sorella arrivano a prelevare il bambino. (Morandini)
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Laurence Olivier presents( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest actor of the 20th century presents five works by great 20th-century playwrights
Daphne Laureola( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Soho restaurant, diners find their evening disturbed by the extraordinary Lady Pitts. She talks aloud and sings even louder. All this while knocking back double brandies and handing out invitations to tea at the home of her husband, Sir Joseph. Her appearance that evening has an impact, especially on Ernest, an impressionable young Polish émigré
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spans three decades from the early twenties to World War II in Charles Ryder's relationship with the wild and eccentric Sebastian Flyte and the aristocratic Marchmain family
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
The Evelyn Waugh collection a handful of dust ; Scoop( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handful of dust: In 1930s England, Tony and Brenda Last and their son, John Andrew, live an idyllic life in the huge Victorian country house that is the symbol of Tony's family pride. The chance arrival of a penniless scrounger irrevocably shatters the gentle balance of their lives as Brenda's search for excitement and Tony's determination to hold on to what is his eventually lead in the direction of divorce and send Tony to South America
Laurence Olivier presents( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest actor of the 20th century presents works by great 20th century playwrights
Laurence Olivier presents( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest actor of the 20th century presents five works by great 20th century playwrights
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julia and Rex marry despite family disapproval and Lady Marchmain falls ill. They request Charles to bring Sebastian back from Morocco before his mother dies
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Losing Charles, his only friend, Sebastian becomes a drunkard and runs away--escaping his privileged and glamorous world. Meanwhile, his sister Julia blossoms into full womanhood and captivates all, including business tycoon Rex Mottram
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Marchmain returns to Brideshead Castle to die. Displeased with his eldest son, he wants to rewrite his will. A chapter aristocratic tradition comes to a close
Laurence Olivier presents( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first program, the conventional morals and manners of a North England mill town are overthrown by a young woman with ideas far ahead of her time. In the second program, a failed doctor fights to stay sober while his wife pines for her lost youth and her lost dog, Sheba
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles and Sebastian visit the self-exiled Lord Marchmain and his mistress in Venice. After finally meeting the deeply religious and excruciatingly charming Marchmains, Charles falls under their spell
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles' and Julia's respective marriages begin to fail. Unexpectedly while on a luxury liner, they meet again; and a torrid love affair ensues
 
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