Most widely held works about Natasha Richardson
Most widely held works by Natasha Richardson
The parent trap ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,545 libraries worldwide
An updated version of the 1961 Disney classic about separated identical twins. Hallie and Annie meet accidentally at camp and decide to reunite their divorced parents.
Maid in Manhattan ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,320 libraries worldwide
A struggling single mom takes a job as a chambermaid at a luxury hotel in New York. She meets and falls in love with a suave and sophisticated heir to an American political dynasty, who mistakes her for a society woman. When her real identity is revealed, the reality about their seperate lives sets in.
Evening ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
Overcome by the power of memory, Ann Lord reveals a long-held secret to her concerned daughters. Constance is a content wife and mother. Nina is a restless single woman. Both are bedside when Ann calls out for the man she loved more than any other. But her daughters wonder who Harris is and what is his relation to their mother? Constance and Nina try to take stock of Ann's life as their mother is tended to by a night nurse as she journeys into her mind back to a summer weekend some fifty years before, before she was married, going from New York City to be maid of honor at the high-society Newport wedding of her dearest friend from college, Lila Wittenborn. The bride-to-be is jittery, and turns to her maid of honor rather than her own mother for support. Ann stays close to her friend, yet is even closer to Lila's irrepressible brother Buddy. Unexpected feelings surge forth once Ann meets wedding guest Harris Arden, a lifelong friend and intimate of the Wittenborn family. Ann's love for Harris will change her life, and those of her daughters, forever.
Nell ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,148 libraries worldwide
When Dr. Jerry Lovell discovers a young woman living by herself in the backwoods of North Carolina, he is intrigued by her erratic behavior and unique pattern of speech. Together with a psychologist, Lovell becomes determined to pierce Nell's private world and protect her from the courts and a life of scientific study.
The white countess ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 802 libraries worldwide
A blind American diplomat develops a curious relationship with a young Russian refugee who works odd and sometimes illicit jobs to support members of her dead husband's aristocratic family.
The handmaid's tale ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and German and held by 801 libraries worldwide
Set in the near future, the handmaids of the title are women who can still bear children after the ravages of war caused wide-spread sterility. One of the handmaids, Kate, is caught trying to escape the Republic of Gilead and sent to the prison-like training center. She is sent from there to the home of the commander to bear his child, but revolutionary forces have other plans for her!
The BFG by Roald Dahl ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 770 libraries worldwide
The BFG--Big Friendly Giant--kidnaps Sophie from her bed in the orphanage and takes her back to Giantland where she becomes involved in a scheme to end the loathsome activities of nine evil giants.
Eugene O'Neill a documentary film ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Eugene O'Neill was one of the greatest playwrights in American history. Through his experimental and emotionally probing dramas, he addressed the difficulties of human society with a deep psychological complexity.
Widow's Peak ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 484 libraries worldwide
Comedy/mystery set in the 1920's about a sexy young woman who comes to live in a small Irish village dominated by the widows who live on the hill, and the trouble she stirs up.
Cabaret by John Kander ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
Wild child ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Poppy is an LA teen diva who does what she wants, whenever she wants. But after an over-the-top prank pushes her father one step too far, she finds herself shipped off to the one place where everything will change: a British boarding school. Finding herself in a foreign world of early curfews, stern matrons, and mandatory lacrosse, Poppy realizes that she has finally met her match: a school of British girls who won't tolerate her rebellious ways. Under the watchful eye of the headmistress and surrounded by a new circle of friends, Poppy begins to understand her bad-girl behavior will only go so far. But just because she must grow up into a young lady, doesn't mean that she won't be spending every waking hour shaking up a very proper system.
Constantine's sword ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
Author and ex-Catholic priest James Carroll "confront[s] persecution and violence in the name of God - today and in the Church's past. He discovers a terrible legacy that reverberates across the centuries: from the Emperor Constantine's vision of the cross as a sword and symbol of power, to the rise of genocidal antisemitism, to modern-day wars sparked by religious extremism" -- Container.
Natural causes by Michael Palmer ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Practicing physician Michael Palmer's tale of medical treachery and terror involves pregnant women at risk.
The wildest dream ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
George Mallory was obsessed with becoming the first person to conquer the untouched Mount Everest. He was last seen 800 feet below the summit in 1924, before the clouds rolled in and he disappeared into legend. His death stunned the world. Seventy years later, climber Conrad Anker's life became intertwined with Mallory's, finding his frozen body with all his belongings intact. The only thing missing was a photograph of his wife, Ruth, which Mallory had promised to place on the summit.
Blow dry ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
A British hair-styling contest comes to a small town where the local mayor begs a town hairdresser to get involved in the contest.
Asylum ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
A hospital for the criminally insane becomes a hotbed of passion, obsession, and manipulation when a psychiatrist's wife and an inmate begin a torrid affair ... resulting in a shocking turn of events.
The mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Retells the Arthurian legend from the perspective of Morgaine, King Arthur's half-sister, and Queen Gwynhefar.
The Judi Dench collection ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
The cherry orchard: Madame Ranevskaya returns to her decaying estate in pre-Revolutionary Russia after an exile in Paris. The estate and its beloved cherry orchard are threatened by Ranevskaya's financial problems, and no one seems able to do anything about it.
Gothic ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 200 libraries worldwide
In 1816, a sprawling villa in Switzerland is the setting for a stormy night of horror and madness. Lord Byron, Percy Shelley, Shelley's fiancée Mary Godwin, her stepsister Claire Clairemont and Byron's friend John Polidori spend a hallucinogenic evening confronting their fears and share the terrifying fantasies that chase them through the castle that night.
Chelsea walls ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
The Chelsea Hotel used to be a place to live for New York artists. Mark Twain, Thomas Wolfe, Tennessee Williams, Arthur Miller, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix are just a few who passed through the hotel's halls. To this day, new dreamers come, hoping to be inspired by the ghosts of the past. This tells five stories set in a single day at the famous hotel.
Aphasia Biographical television programs Biography Blindness Children's films Children of divorced parents China--Shanghai Comedy films Comedy films Diplomats Documentary films Drama Dramatists DVD-Video discs England Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Film remakes Films Films for the hearing impaired First loves Friendship Giants Great Britain History Hotel cleaning personnel Juvenile works Made-for-TV movies Man-woman relationships Melodrama Mistaken identity Mothers and daughters New York (State) Nonfiction films North Carolina O'Neill, Eugene,--1888-1953 Orphans Parent and child Politicians Romantic comedy films Speech and social status Speech therapy Terminally ill Twins United States Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Women refugees
Richardson, Natascha 1963-2009
Richardson, Natasha Jane, 1963-2009
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