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Robson, Flora 1902-1984

Overview
Works: 185 works in 574 publications in 7 languages and 10,283 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Historical films  Television adaptations  Religious films  Made-for-TV movies  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Editor, Narrator, Author of introduction, win
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Flora Robson
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Publications by Flora Robson, published posthumously.
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Clash of the titans by Louis Leterrier( visu )
16 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 1,553 libraries worldwide
Perseus goes on a quest to battle both Medusa and the Kraken monster to save the Princess Andromeda
Black narcissus by Michael Powell( visu )
52 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,300 libraries worldwide
Majesty gives way to mystery, and marks a harrowing descent into madness, when a young British nun is ordered to establish a convent in the remote Himalayan mountains. Sister Clodagh (Kerr) is a serious young novitiate assigned to lead a crucial mission, with the reluctant recommendation of her Mother Superior. Together with a disparate group of nuns, Sister Clodagh will face strange peoples and customs, a harsh and unforgiving climate and a wrenching struggle with her own past that will prove the ultimate test of her devotion and faith
The Sea Hawk by Michael Curtiz( visu )
16 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 739 libraries worldwide
Captain Geoffrey Thorpe is the terror of the Spanish Main, striking crippling blows against the oppressive Spanish war machine, freeing English slaves from the galley ships and filling England's coffers with Spanish gold--with the tacit approval of England's Queen Elizabeth I. When the dashing Thorpe raids and sinks a diplomatic vessel bringing ambassador Don José Alvarez de Cordoba and his beautiful niece Dona Maria to England, he's gentlemanly enough to deliver them safely onto English shores--along with the galley full of wrongfully imprisoned slaves. Smarting from this insult, Don Alvarez conspires with the duplicitous Lord Wolfingham to stop Thorpe and smash the Sea Hawks: the small fleet of privateers that stands between England and King Philip of Spain's thirst for global domination!
William Shakespeare's All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
30 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 462 libraries worldwide
Helena, the new wife of Count Bertram, resorts to chicanery to win the respect and affection of her husband. A complete play in five acts, with a full cast
Those magnificent men in their flying machines, or, How I flew from London to Paris in 25 hours and 11 minutes by Ken Annakin( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
"This extraordinary comic version of the historic 1910 London-to-Paris air race features the greatest aviators from around the world. They all come together when a stuffy, but very rich, newspaper publisher decides to sponsor an airplane race across the English Channel. Convinced it will give his newspaper worldwide publicity, the publisher offers 10,000 pounds to the winner"--Container
The Agatha Christie Miss Marple movie collection ( visu )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in German and English and held by 402 libraries worldwide
"But he was murdered, wasn't he?" Dash it all, what a frightfully un-British comment to make at the reading of the will. But that's dotty Aunt Cora for you. Then a mysterious hand offs Aunt Cora, and suddenly the old girl's observation doesn't seem quite so dotty after all.--Container
Victor Hugo's Les miserables ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Unemployed woodworker Jean Valjean steals a loaf of bread to feed his sister and her children, but is caught and sentenced to five years in prison. He escapes, and is pursued relentlessly by fanatical Inspector Javert. Hugo's novel expresses his humanitarian interest in the suffering of the common people
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( visu )
32 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's tragedy, Romeo and Juliet, about a pair of teenagers who fall in love despite a bitter feud raging between their families
Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra by Gabriel Pascal( visu )
13 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Experience a lavish epic about love and politics in ancient Rome and Egypt
The family reunion by T. S Eliot( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 232 libraries worldwide
A reading of the play utilizing the casting of the 1956 London production
Charles Dickens' A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( visu )
4 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
"The ultimate tale of love, honor, and sacrifice during the bloodstained French Revolution is movingly brought to life in this sumptuous production ... which thrillingly captures all the drama and emotion of one of history's most tumultuous eras"--Container
Alice's adventures in wonderland by Joby Talbot( visu )
8 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
A live action musical rendition of Lewis Carroll's beloved story of Alice who follows the frantic White Rabbit down a rabbit hole and through the magical, topsy-turvy world of Wonderland
The rise of Catherine the Great by Alexander Korda( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Peek into the life of Catherine II, from the beautiful royal courts of 18th century Russia to her troubled marriage to Peter III (portrayed in nearly 'screwball' fashion)
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
The hugely influential, Nobel Prize winning critic and playwright George Bernard Shaw was notoriously reluctant to allow his writing to be adapted for the cinema. Yet thanks to the persistence of Hungarian producer Gabriel Pascal, Shaw finally agreed to collaborate on a series of screen versions of his witty, socially minded plays
Fire Over England by Xun Mei( visu )
27 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 127 libraries worldwide
"The situation for England is perilous. Still reeling from its own Protestant-Catholic strife, England is a second-rate power under constant threat from Spain's mighty Armada. With unflinching resolve and magisterial bravery, Queen Elizabeth survives assassins and traitors to instill in her people the pride and courage necessary to defeat Spain and define the greatness of England"--Container
Guns at Batasi by John Guillermin( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
A dedicated British soldier is caught in the midst of a revolution in Africa. When he is ordered to relinquish command to the native militia, he defies the orders and arms himself and his followers with a cache of weapons. When Regimental Sergeant Major Lauderdale learns of this defiance, he springs into action with all the authority at his command, knowing full well that he's the only thing that stands between order and ... massacre!
Saratoga trunk by Flora Robson( visu )
7 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
"Beautiful Clio Dulaine arrives in her New Orleans birthplace with one goal: to exact revenge on her father's family, who exiled Clio and her mother to Paris years earlier. She meets a Texas gambler, Clint Maroon, who is also looking for revenge on the railroad baron who ruined his father. The two schemers scrap and spar through a tale of blackmail, lies, high finance, and sudden disaster before they finally come together"--Container
Invisible stripes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Chuck Martin is going straight when he gets out of the big house - straight back into a life of crime. In lockup or out in the civilian world, he knows that he will forever wear a con's invisible stripes. Martin's ex-Sing Sing yardmate Cliff Taylor, vows to walk away from crime and be a role model for his kid brother. What awaits Taylor are suspicion, public disdain and joblessness. He turns to a fellow con for help. Crime doesn't pay, but it does have a price
Flora : an appreciation of the life and work of Dame Flora Robson by Kenneth Barrow( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in Undetermined and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Flora Robson by Janet Dunbar( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Spanning the years from the day when, as a little girl, Flora Roson recited 'Little Gretchen' and made her audience weep, to her recent triumph in 'The Aspern Papers', this is a detailed story of how a great actress is made
 
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Alternative Names
Flora Robson
Flora Robson actrice britannique
Flora Robson aktorka brytyjska
Flora Robson attrice britannica
Flora Robson britische Schauspielerin
Flora Robson britisk skodespelar
Flora Robson britisk skuespiller
Flora Robson Britse actrice
Flora Robson brittisk skådespelare
Flora Robson English actress
McKenzie Robson, Dame Flora
McKenzie Robson, Flora
Robson, Dame Flora
Robson, Dame Flora 1902-1984
Robson, Dame Flora McKenzie
Robson, Flora 1902-
Robson, Flora McKenzie
Робсон, Флора
Флора Робсон
Ֆլորա Ռոբսոն
فلورا رابسون
فلورا رابسون بازیگر بریتانیایی
フローラ・ロブソン
Languages
English (246)
German (12)
French (3)
Spanish (3)
Chinese (2)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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