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Sturridge, Charles

Works: 250 works in 764 publications in 7 languages and 14,203 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Children's films  Television adaptations  Fantasy films  Television programs  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Short films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Author, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Charles Sturridge
Publications by Charles Sturridge
Most widely held works about Charles Sturridge
Most widely held works by Charles Sturridge
Gulliver's travels : Gulliver's fun pack by Jonathan Swift( visu )
44 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,560 libraries worldwide
The tale of an 18th-century physician who takes eight years to travel through a variety of fantastical lands, only to have everyone but his wife take him for a madman when he returns home
Lassie by Charles Sturridge( visu )
30 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,374 libraries worldwide
The Carraclough family is forced to sell Lassie when they fall upon hard times. On her journey of 500 miles, Lassie faces dangers, both natural and human, and finds help in unexpected places as she returns to her home and the boy she loves
Shackleton by Kenneth Branagh( visu )
53 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,272 libraries worldwide
True story of Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic adventures. Bound for Antarctica in 1914, Shackleton's ship, the Endurance, was trapped in the pack ice of the Weddell Sea. Ten months later, the ship sank, stranding Shackleton and his crew of 27. Based on the diaries and first person accounts of expedition members, the film tells of their ordeal and their 800-mile journey in an open boat across the world's worst seas that made their rescue possible
Beckett on film by Samuel Beckett( visu )
22 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
"Beckett on Film is a unique project. For the first time, all 19 of Samuel Beckett's plays have been filmed, bringing together some of the world's most talented directors and actors. Beckett on Film was the brainchild of Michael Colgan, the artistic director of the Gate Theatre, Dublin. All the films in the series are produced by Michael Colgan and Alan Maloney for RTÉ, Channel 4 and the Irish Film Board."--Beckett on Film website
Fairy tale : a true story by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)( visu )
35 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 996 libraries worldwide
Young Frances and Elsie believe in fairies. The photographs the girls take of the winged beings put them at the center of a real-life controvery that sweeps through a recovering World War I England during 1917. Everyone is caught up in the excitement, including two of the era's most renowned men: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and master illusionist Harry Houdini. But are the photographs real or just a cleaver hoax?
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( visu )
71 editions published between 1808 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 995 libraries worldwide
Spans three decades from the early twenties to World War II in Charles Ryder's relationship with the wild and eccentric Sebastian Flyte and the aristocratic Marchmain family
Longitude by Charles Sturridge( visu )
35 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 926 libraries worldwide
Interweaves two stories: John Harrison's forty-year obsession with building his perfect timekeeper, known today as the chronometer; and naval officer Rupert Gould who, two hundred years later, stumbles across Harrison's forgotten chromometers and devotes himself to restoring Harrison's long-neglected mechanical masterpieces
Where angels fear to tread by Charles Sturridge( visu )
42 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 608 libraries worldwide
Recently widowed-- and desperate to escape her oppressive, upper-class English in-laws-- free spirited Lilia Herriton finds refuge in the ancient landscapes of rural Italy. There, she impulsively marries the handsome Gino Carella. But when a child is born, tragedy strikes, and Lilia's scandalized relatives embark on a plot to bring her young son to England for a "proper" upbringing
Brideshead revisited ( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Churchill's secret ( visu )
5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 540 libraries worldwide
British Prime Minister Winston Churchill suffers from a stroke in the summer of 1953 that's kept a secret from the rest of the world
Da Vinci's demons ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Same Genius. New World. Florence is thrown into chaos in the wake of the Pazzi conspiracy and Leonardo da Vinci must push the limits of his mind and body to defend the city against the forces of Rome. When the dust settles, friends are buried and rivalries are enflamed. While the Medicis go to unthinkable lengths to deal with new threats, da Vinci continues on his quest to find the fabled Book of Leaves and uncover the secret history of his mother. He'll come to realize that he has lethal competition in his quest - new enemies who may be even worse than the forces of Pope Sixtus. His search will take him to faraway lands and force him to reevaluate everything he knew about the world and his own personal history
Aria by Ken Russell( visu )
26 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Ten of the world's best-known film makers were given a free hand to make real any vision
A foreign field by Charles Sturridge( visu )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Secrets are revealed and passions rekindled when British and American war vets return to Normandy on the 50th anniversary of D Day
Jim Henson's The storyteller the complete collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
An anthology of classic folk, fables and legends retold by Jim Henson's Creature Shop
Helen Mirren at the BBC ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
The apple cart: The king must match wits with an unruly mistress and a cabinet wanting a constitutional monarchy
Jim Henson's The storyteller : the definitive collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
A storyteller accompanied by a talking dog serves as host and narrator for these adaptations of classic children's stories. Jim Henson's Creature Shop provides special effects, animation, puppetry, and makeup to bring unique qualities to this dual-themed fantasy series. Disc 1 is hosted by John Hurt as the Storyteller and features European folklore; disc 2 is hosted by Michael Gambon as a grave-robbing Athenian version of the Storyteller with tales from Greek mythology
Troubles ( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
In 1919, Major Brendan Archer arrives in Ireland to reunite with his fiancée, Angela Spencer. Unfortunately, the family home, The Majestic Hotel, is a decaying shadow of its former self, as is Angela. Puzzled by the changes, Archer's attentions are soon drawn to her lively friend, Sarah Devlin, a passionate Irish nationalist. They fall in love, but the Major soon discovers some disturbing aspects about their relationship which threaten to explode into violence
Aria : a superbly sensual experience ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Sexy, violent, thought-provoking and funny, here is the movie critics raved about, audiences flocked to see, and no one could stop talking about. Ten of the world's most revered directors pay homage to the opera with this episodic feature
The seagull : a comedy in four acts by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
"When a famous actress and her entourage, consisting of family, staff, and admirers, take up residence at her lakeside summer estate, everyone finds themselves in pursuit of attention and unconditional love. Capturing the power of art, romance, and family, Chekhov's witty and soul-stirring masterpiece is a map of the human heart."--Cover page 4
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Alternative Names
Charles Sturridge britischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Produzent
Charles Sturridge Brits acteur
Charles Sturridge réalisateur britannique
Charles Sturridge regista britannico
Чарлс Стариџ
Чарльз Стёрридж
چارلز استوریج تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی
스티리지, 찰스 1951-
English (356)
Italian (5)
French (4)
Spanish (3)
Multiple languages (3)
German (2)
Polish (1)
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