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Hiller, Wendy 1912-2003

Overview
Works: 229 works in 794 publications in 6 languages and 18,765 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Television mini-series  History  Historical films  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Wendy Hiller
Publications by Wendy Hiller
Publications by Wendy Hiller, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Wendy Hiller
 
Most widely held works by Wendy Hiller
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
61 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,269 libraries worldwide
Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw( visu )
105 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in English and held by 2,268 libraries worldwide
Professor Henry Higgins works to make a pretty flower girl into a young lady of society
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( visu )
22 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 2,004 libraries worldwide
Anne leaves Green Gables and Gilbert Blythe's proposal of marriage for a teaching position. When she returns, she finds Gilbert ill with scarlet fever and is forced to re-evaluate her true feelings for him
The elephant man by David Lynch( visu )
47 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,588 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of John Merrick, whose deformities made him a kind of living curio in Victorian England
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie( visu )
17 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,556 libraries worldwide
Detective Hercule Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the Calais Coach of the Orient Express hoping to find the killer of an American millionaire before the local police arrive
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( visu )
36 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,426 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and Henry Bolingboke (later Henry IV)
I know where I'm going! by Michael Powell( visu )
32 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 725 libraries worldwide
A headstrong young woman travels to the Scottish Hebrides to marry a rich industrialist. On the way, she meets a young naval officer who threatens to thwart her carefully laid-out life plans
Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara ( visu )
31 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 667 libraries worldwide
Set during World War II, Barbara Undershaft is a rich girl turned Salvation Army officer. She speaks out against the hypocrisy she believes exists in her organization
David Copperfield by Simon Curtis( visu )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
David Copperfield's idyllic life changes when his mother marries Mr. Murdstone. When she dies, David's stepfather takes David from school and forces him to do back-breaking work in his winery. Eventually, David runs away to his eccentric Aunt Betsy's home, where he might find the respect and love he never had as a child
Separate tables by Terence Rattigan( visu )
11 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and German and held by 488 libraries worldwide
At the Beauregard Hotel, all the eccentric guests feel lonely. In one emotional evening, four of them will bare their innermost secrets and change each other's lives forever
All passion spent by V Sackville-West( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
A touching story of an elderly widow who embraces her last chance for happiness
A taste for death ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Scotland Yard's Adam Dalgliesh is called to investigate when a government minister receives threatening letters. The Minister's own household is a challenge. His exquisite wife makes no secret of her adulterous affair with a fashionable surgeon. His only daughter, deeply involved in left-wing politics, has rejected her Conservative father. He is even resented by his own, strong-willed mother, whose favored son was killed in an IRA terrorist ambush. Dalgliesh has barely started on the case when a series of bizarre deaths turn the informal investigation into an urgent assignment
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 libraries worldwide
A young woman takes employment at Thornfield, an old house with a moody master and a demented tenant on the third floor
Anne of Green Gables : the collection ( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Follows orphan Anne Shirley from an adolescent to a young woman
The kingfisher ( visu )
2 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Desiring female companionship and feeling that this is his last chance to live life to the fullest, Sir Cecil Warburton is determined to woo and marry Evelyn, the woman he let get away 50 years ago
Something of value ( visu )
5 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
In the British East Africa country of Kenya, former childhood playmates Peter McKenzie and Kimani have maintained their deep friendship, even though they have a difference in race, class and tradition. Then the bloody Mau Mau spread violence and terror in an effort to sweep the British from the land, the uprising destroys their magnificent homeland. The men discover that even the strongest bond may be stronger than the beat of the drums or the crack of rifles and the cry for freedom
Anne of Green Gables : the collection : the Emmy Award-Winning production ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
On Prince Edward Island, an elderly bachelor and his spinster sister Marilla adopt an orphan and are mistakenly sent a girl instead of a boy. The orphan, Anne, remains with the couple, moves from one mishap to another, succeeds academically, and finds love
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's historic plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished theatrical talent
Toys in the attic ( visu )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Spinster sisters Carrie and Anne Berniers are used to bailing out their neer-do-well brother, Julian. But when he returns to New Orleans with a pile of cash and a fragile young bride in tow, suspicions are aroused about where the money came from
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 134 libraries worldwide
Caesar and Cleopatra: Cleopatra hasn't been on the throne of the pharoahs of Egypt very long when Julius Caesar pays a visit. Caesar finds the prospect of romance more tempting than he expected, since Cleopatra is a rare woman who is bright as well as beautiful. And for Cleopatra, a friendly relationship with the most powerful man in the world may pay dividends in the future--International Movie Data Base
 
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Hiller, Dame Wendy 1912-2003
Hiller, Wendy Margaret 1912-2003
Vendi Hiler
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Венди Хилер
Венді Гілер
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ונדי הילר
وندی هیلر بازیگر بریتانیایی
เวนดี ฮิลเลอร์
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