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Phillips, Siân 1933-

Works: 334 works in 780 publications in 3 languages and 21,116 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Historical films  Television adaptations  Children's films  Television mini-series  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Singer, Other, Creator, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Siân Phillips
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I, Claudius by Robert Graves( visu )
48 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,171 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Robert Graves' version of the times of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Claudius told through the dying Claudius as he sets down the history of his family
Becket by Peter Glenville( visu )
4 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,512 libraries worldwide
Despite differences in rank and background, King Henry II and Thomas Becket are lifelong friends. The King is in constant conflict with the Church, which refuses to contribute financing to his wars in France, and jealously guards the tax-free status granted it by previous monarchs. When the Archbishop of Canterbury dies, Henry has a brilliant idea: rather than another pious cleric loyal to Rome, he will appoint his old friend, Thomas Becket--technically a deacon--to the post. Unfortunately, Becket takes the job seriously, holding devotion to God and the Church above his loyalty to the throne, or the person of its inhabitant. In opposition to Henry, he proves abler than his predecessors do, and the clash of two powerful personalities leads to destruction
Clash of the titans by Louis Leterrier( visu )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,506 libraries worldwide
Perseus goes on a quest to battle both Medusa and the Kraken monster to save the Princess Andromeda
Squirrel seeks chipmunk by David Sedaris( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,481 libraries worldwide
Acclaimed non-fiction author David Sedaris presents a collection of animal-themed essays
The Age of Innocence by Martin Scorsese( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,477 libraries worldwide
In New York City in the 1870s, a rigid social code governs how people talk, walk, meet, part, dine, earn their livings, fall in love, and marry. Not a word of the code is written down anywhere, but these people have been studying it since they were born. In this elegant milieu, marriages, like treaties between nations, exist to provide for the orderly transmission of wealth; scions of old and rich families understand that their personal desires have no place in the design. One such is Newland Archer, engaged to marry pretty young May Welland. When he becomes entranced with May's cousin Ellen, the notorious Countess Olenska, every member of that class mobilizes to prevent Archer from doing anything that threatens their needs
Heidi by Johanna Spyri( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
When her aunt tires of caring for her, orphan Heidi is taken into the Swiss mountains to live with her gruff grandfather, a hermit who comes to adore her. But the aunt returns to steal Heidi away, selling her to a family whose invalid daughter needs a companion. Bullied by an evil governess, Heidi still charms the entire household and never stops trying to return to her beloved grandfather
Pyramid by David Macaulay( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
Explore the process of building an ancient Egyptian pyramid and visit various historic sites and rare artifacts, including the mummy of Ramses II
Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe by Richard Thorpe( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
Set in 12th century England, this sweeping saga follows the noble Saxon knight, Wilfred of Ivanhoe and his bloody battles with the scheming Prince John as he attempts to restore Richard The Lion-Hearted to the throne.--Container
The murder room ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
Commander Dalgliesh undertakes a highly sensitive murder investigation at the Dupayne Museum. The circumstances of the case bear an unsettling similarity to the historical cases commemorated in the museum's notorious Murder Room
Heartbreak house by Bernard Shaw( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 496 libraries worldwide
On his Sussex estate Captain Shotover, an eccentric poet, retired seafarer and inventor, is reluctantly hosting a weekend house party for his two daughters and their bohemian friends
Dune by David Lynch( visu )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
After his father's assassination, a Duke's son leads desert warriors against the galactic emperor and his father's evil nemesis to free their desert world from the emperor's rule
No! I don't want to join a book club by Virginia Ironside( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Approaching what she believes will be the most interesting period of her life, nearly sixty-year-old curmudgeon Marie Sharp eschews the trend-oriented activities of her peers in order to enjoy her relationship with a new grandchild and a new gentleman friend
Aristocrats ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
Paints an intimate portrait of the 18th-century upper-class life in England and Ireland through the eyes of four beautiful high-born sisters. Well-educated, strong-minded, and distinctly individual, they take charge of their own lives, tempting scandal with their unconventional ideas about love, marriage, education, and fidelity
Valmont by Miloš Forman( visu )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 388 libraries worldwide
In this version of the 18th-century French novel 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses, ' Colin Firth plays the handsome Valmont, who takes on a devious Countess' bet that he can get the virtuous wife of an older gentleman to have sex with him. He wins the bet, but inadvertently falls in love with his conquest
The Anton Chekhov collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( visu )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Putting his brilliant intellect and fastidious nature to the test, Agatha Christie₂s famous Belgian detective solves the most mystifying crimes of the Art Deco era in these newly remastered adaptations
Take all my loves : 9 Shakespeare sonnets by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
"The album is a collection of original compositions accompanied by beloved texts by the most performed playwright in the world-- William Shakespeare. I've collaborated with some of the most revered actors of our day to record spoken word versions of each of these 9 Sonnets, including Helena Bonham Carter, Siân Phillips, Peter Eyre, Carrie Fisher, Inge Keller and William Shatner."--Rufus Wainwright
Alice through the looking glass by Lewis Carroll( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Alice returns to the whimsical world of Wonderland and travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter
The borrowers by Mary Norton( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of a family of miniature humans who live by borrowing things from normal-sized people
Private faces : the autobiography by Siân Phillips( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
français Siân Phillips
Ioanna Phillips
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Phillips, Jane Elizabeth Ailwên.
Phillips, Jane Elizabeth Ailwên, 1933-
Phillips, Siân
Phillips Siân 1934-....
Siân Phillips actress
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Σιάν Φίλιπς
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שאן פיליפס
جاين فيليبس
시안 필립스
仙·菲利普斯 女演員
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German (4)
French (2)
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