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Robson, Flora 1902-1984

Overview
Works: 199 works in 490 publications in 4 languages and 9,980 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Biography  Historical films  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Editor, Costume designer, Narrator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Flora Robson
Publications by Flora Robson
Publications by Flora Robson, published posthumously.
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Clash of the titans by Desmond Davis( visu )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,438 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 )
34 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,252 libraries worldwide
A group of Anglican nuns runs into trouble when they try to start a hospital and a school in the Himalayas
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë( visu )
22 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,245 libraries worldwide
"Laurence Olivier, Merle Oberon and David Niven star in this internationally-acclaimed masterpiece based on Emily Brontë's classic story of passion, hatred and revenge. Olivier and Oberon are brilliant as Heathcliff and Cathy, whose tortured love affair ends when Cathy marries the wealthy Edgar (David Niven). Heathcliff's savage retaliation upon the woman he loves explodes in a stunning climax."--Jacket
The Sea Hawk by Michael Curtiz( visu )
14 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 701 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!
All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 492 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
The Agatha Christie Miss Marple movie collection ( visu )
11 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 383 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
Those magnificent men in their flying machines : or, how I flew from London to Paris in 25 hours and 11 minutes ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
A newspaper publisher is convinced to sponsor an air race from London to Paris
Romeo and Juliet by Renato Castellani( visu )
23 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 357 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
Victor Hugo's Les miserables ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 335 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
Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Experience a lavish epic about love and politics in ancient Rome and Egypt
The family reunion by T. S Eliot( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Alice's adventures in wonderland by Lewis Carroll( visu )
7 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in English and held by 223 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
A tale of two cities ( visu )
2 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and held by 216 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
My drama school ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
The rise of Catherine the Great by Alexander Korda( visu )
6 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in English and held by 184 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)
Fire over England ( visu )
20 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth I and her navy overcome the Spanish Armada
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 127 libraries worldwide
Androcles and the lion: Androcles is a Christian in ancient Rome who applies that religion's teachings even as they apply to the treatment of animals. Seeing a lion in pain, he removes a huge thorn from the beast's paw, creating a friend for life. Androcles and a number of other Christians are eventually arrested and condemned to death in the arena. They are to die by being eaten by lions. Is it too much to hope that one of the lions may have a paw that has healed recently and might remember who did it.?--International Movie Data Base
Guns at Batasi ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 117 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!
Invisible stripes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 112 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
Saratoga trunk ( visu )
3 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and held by 103 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
 
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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
McKenzie Robson, Flora
Robson, Dame Flora 1902-1984
Robson, Flora 1902-
Робсон, Флора
Флора Робсон
فلورا رابسون بازیگر بریتانیایی
フローラ・ロブソン
Languages
English (210)
German (2)
French (2)
Chinese (1)
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