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Bassett, Linda

Overview
Works: 52 works in 135 publications in 6 languages and 4,531 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Fiction  Historical drama  Biographical television programs  Television mini-series  Made-for-TV movies  Romance television programs  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Linda Bassett
Calendar girls by Nigel Cole ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Chris' best friend Annie loses her husband, Chris derives a scheme to memorialize him. The two women, along with some of their friends - all fiftysomething women - will make a nude calendar to raise money for the hospital where he died. The calendar becomes hugely popular. Based on actual events
East is East by Damien O'Donnell ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two free-wheeling bachelor brothers, the children of a strict Pakistani father and a mellow English mother, discover that their father is attempting to arrange marriages for them
Kinky boots ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by the true story of a traditional English men's footwear factory in Northamptonshire, which turned to producing kinky boots for transvestites in order to save the ailing family business and safeguard the jobs of the local community
Spies of Warsaw ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in German and English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Poland, Paris and Berlin in the years leading up to the Second World War. At the French embassy in Warsaw, Colonel Jean-Francois Mercier, is drawn into a world of abduction, betrayal and intrigue in the diplomatic salons and back alleys of the city. At the same time, he is involved in a passionate love affair with a Parisian woman of Polish heritage. Risking his life, Mercier works in the shadows amid a remarkable cast of characters, some known to him as spies, some never to be revealed
Midsomer murders ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these four contemporary British television mysteries. Dance with the dead: A young man's apparent suicide leads Barnaby and his team searching for the man's missing girlfriend and ballroom dance partner. Animal within: When a woman presumed dead in a plane crash visits her uncle's estate three years later, she surprises everyone there, but it's an even greater shock when the uncle is murdered without a clear heir. King's crystal: Barnaby investigates a bitter feud at the heart of a family-owned glassworks involving the death of the family accountant. Axeman cometh: An aging band making a comeback tour stops for a concert in Midsomer, but someone's out to murder the band members one by one
Waiting for the moon ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An engrossing and fascinating exploration of the complex relationship of Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas
The brief ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry Farmer is a clever criminal law barrister whose every day is a juggling act between surviving his messy personal life and pleading cases only he can win. In Series One, Henry faces international tensions over a complicated murder inquest and has his nerves strained to the limit by a day in three courtrooms at once. He also clashes with his hard-drinking estranged fther, suffers a disastrous visit from his son, and butts heads with his glamorous colleague Cleo Steyn
The brief ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the docket for criminal law barrister Henry Farmer are railway crashes, an Asperger's patient accused of killing his own mother, a nurse who may or may not be a murderous gold digger, trial by media, and trials gone haywire. Meanwhile, Henry is sleeping on the office floor, dealing with seduction and divorce, and helping a coworker accused of cheating on a game show. It's all in a day's work!
Working solutions ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This series provides eye-opening facts and innovative solutions to changing business conditions and goes behind the scenes of organizations that are successfully adapting to these new social, cultural, and economic conditions"--Container
Traffik ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crime drama following all aspects of the heroin trade from Pakistan to Western Europe. Tells 4 stories that are intertwined by their involvement in the drug trade. Filmed in Britain, Germany, and Pakistan
Sense and sensibility by Ang Lee ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve when she falls in love with the charming but unsuitable John Willoughby, ignoring her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behavior leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Elinor, sensitive to social convention, struggles to conceal her own romantic disappointment, even from those closest to her. Will the sisters learn that sense must mix with sensibility if they are to find personal happiness in a society where status and money govern the rules of love?"--Container
West is west ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven years after the hit British-Asian comedy drama, 'East is East' (1999), writer Ayub Khan-Din continues the story of the dysfunctional Khan family and its ongoing struggles with life between two worlds. In 1975, four years on from the events in the first film, the youngest of the Khans, Sajid (Aquib Khan), is fast approaching adolescence. As a British-Pakistani living in Salford, he finds himself caught between his father's despotic insistence on Pakistani tradition, and the merciless school bullies who celebrate his racial difference by repeatedly shoving his head down the toilet. It isn't long before Sajid retaliates with a growing repertoire of misdeeds. Realising that drastic measures are called for, George (Om Puri) decides to take Sajid on an eye-opening trip to Pakistan to meet the first wife and daughters he abandoned 35 years before
LARK RISE TO CANDLEFORD, SEASON TWO ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second season sees the arrival of a dashing and elegant stranger in Candleford. Rich, enterprising, worldly and without a wife, James Dowland is a successful businessman with a string of London hotels and has come to transform Candleford and bring it new prosperity. But not everyone welcomes his entrepreneurial efforts and it isn't long before he is sparring with the spirited yet suddenly flustered Dorcas
Separate lies by Julian Fellowes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cyclist is killed, swiped by a Range Rover in a village lane. James and Anne Manning become involved because the victim is the husband of their cleaner, Maggie. James, a solicitor in the city, soon comes to suspect William Bule, a millionaire playboy who has moved back to the village. William, pressed by James, confesses to the hit and run. But the confession is clouded by Anne's admission of her affair with William
Beautiful people by Jasmin Dizdar ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A view of everyday life through the actions of many people: a doctor trying to convince a couple that their unborn child is a gift of life, a rich girl bringing home her penniless boyfriend to meet her snobby parents, and a group of friends on the prowl for some underground action
Cranford by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cranford, in 1842, is a market town in northwest England. It is a place governed by etiquette, custom and above all, an intricate network of ladies. It seems that life has always been conducted according to their social rules. For spinsters Deborah Jenkyns, the arbiter of correctness, and Matty, her demurring sister, the town is a hub of intrigue. Handsome new doctor Frank Harrison has arrived from London; a retired Captain and his daughters move in across the street and preparations for Lady Ludlow's garden party are underway. The town has some secrets which are about to be revealed. But news comes that shakes the town: a railway line from Manchester is coming to Cranford
Lark rise to candleford - season one ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the relationship of two contrasting communities: Lark Rise, a small hamlet gently holding onto the past, and Candleford, a neighboring market town bustling into the future. When young Laura Timmins leaves Lark Rise for a job at the Candleford post office, she discovers an eye-opening, exciting new world. In the face of scandals and feuds, she must leave her childhood behind
East is east young, free and soon not to be single ... ( )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in German and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skills crisis ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows how innovative companies and labor organizations are developing ways to educate workers and includes case studies from very diverse organizations
Fantasy of Florida dreams expressed as architecture ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes how the myths and legends from Florida's history have contributed to the construction of unique buildings and a "Florida style" of architecture
 
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Languages
English (79)
German (8)
Spanish (5)
French (2)
Japanese (2)
Turkish (1)
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