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Davis, Essie

Overview
Works: 72 works in 145 publications in 1 language and 9,754 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  War films  Western films  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Essie Davis
Publications by Essie Davis
Most widely held works about Essie Davis
 
Most widely held works by Essie Davis
Australia by Baz Luhrmann( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,124 libraries worldwide
In northern Australia at the beginning of World War II, an English aristocrat inherits a cattle station the size of Maryland. When English cattle barons plot to take her land, she reluctantly joins forces with a rough-hewn stock-man to drive 2,000 head of cattle across hundreds of miles of the country's most unforgiving land, only to still face the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by the Japanese forces that had attacked Pearl Harbor only months earlier
Charlotte's web by E. B White( visu )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,917 libraries worldwide
Puedes compartir la magia mientras que una pequeña araña teje una gran historia de aventura y amistad en esta deslumbrante película
The babadook ( visu )
7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
After her husband's violent death, a woman discovers that her son insists there is a monster in the house and she also starts to feel a sinister presence in the home
Girl with a pearl earring by Peter Webber( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 938 libraries worldwide
"Delft, Holland. Seventeen-year-old Griet becomes a maid in the house of Johannes Vermeer, where she gradually attracts the master painter's attention. Johannes and Griet must hide their inspiration of each other from his volatile wife, Catharina. The wealthy and trouble-making Master van Ruijven senses the intimacy between the artist and his maid, and contrives a commission for Vermeer to paint Greet alone. The result will be one of the greatest paintings ever created, but at what cost?"--Container
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
Armed with a razor-sharp wit, Miss. Fisher investigates crimes in opulent 1920s Australia. Sharply written and gorgeously costumed, these episodes are sure to charm fans of costume dramas and mysteries alike
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 618 libraries worldwide
Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920's Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Miss Phryne Fisher is a lady detective from Melbourne with a fabulous sense of fun and a flair for solving crimes.In a country reemerging from the shadow of World War I, Phryne takes life in her stride, and murder too. Detective Inspector Jack Robinson works alongside her, although she often outraces him to the crime scene. Season three includes eight all new episodes of the glamorous, gun-toting lady detective Phryne Fisher. Along with her ever-faithful companion, Dot Williams, Detective Jack Robinson, and Constable Hugh Collins, she is determined to solve any case that comes her way
Hey hey it's Esther Blueburger ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Hey, Hey It's Esther Blueburger is a hilarious coming of age comedy that explores what it's really like to be an outsider in your own world. Esther (newcomer Danielle Catanzariti) is not like other girls; she befriends a duck, talks to God through the toilet and break-dances at her bat-mitzvah. Her school is a daily torment of mind-numbing conformity and bell-ringing rituals. Home is a pressure cooker driven by her mother Grace's (Essie Davis) demand for perfection. But life changes when Esther meets uber hip Sunni, (Keisha Castle- Hughes) and her off beat single mother Mary (Toni Collette) and slips out of her oppressive all-girls private school and into a public one under the guise of a foreign exchange student. She learns that it's ok to be different and that being true to yourself is more important than fitting in
Code 46 by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
In the near future, privileged classes live and work "Inside" cities, while non-citizens scratch out a miserable existence "Outside" in a vast desert. People cannot leave their designated zones without special visas known as "papelles." When fraudulent papelles surface, Seattle fraud investigator William Geld travels to Shanghai to ferret out the culprit and meets Maria Gonzalez ... a woman with whom he has a passionate affair, but breaks one of society's harshest laws: Code 46
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Johnny Depp( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
The filthy streets of 18th-century London come to teeming life, as we learn not just what the infamous serial killer known as the Demon Barber did, but also why
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries by Kerry Greenwood( visu )
11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920's Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries ( visu )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Eight all-new episodes of the glamorous, gun-toting lady detective Phryne Fisher. Along with her ever-faithful companion, Dot Williams, Detective Jack Robinson, and Constable Hugh Collins, she is determined to solve any case that comes her way
Miss Fisher's mystery mysteries ( visu )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Get ready to immerse yourself in the opulent, exciting world of Australias leading lady detective Phryne Fisher (Essie Davis) in MISS FISHER'S MURDER MYSTERIES. Phryne (pronounced Fry-nee) is a glamorous and thoroughly modern woman of the 1920s. Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit. Leaving a trail of admirers in her wake, our heroine makes sure she enjoys every moment of her lucky life. But behind the faade of elegance and charm are the scars of the past which drive Phryne to find justice for those who cant help themselves and to pursue the truth of her own dark history. Also stars Nathan Page, Hugo Johnstone-Burt, Ashleigh Cummings and Miriam Margolyes
Miss Fisher's mystery mysteries ( visu )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
The Honourable Miss Phryne Fisher began life in 1989 as the daring lady detective protagonist of a series of 18 crime books written by Australian author, Kerry Greenwood. A glamorous and thoroughly modern woman of the late 1920s with an acquired taste for the best, but impeccable working-class origins, Phryne was an instant success with readers. In ABC1's new 13-part drama series "Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries" our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
The Honourable Miss Phryne Fisher continues to solve crimes with the help of her household cohorts, all the while delighting in her playful partnership with the suave and dedicated Detective Jack Robinson. When Phryne..s.. estranged father, Lord Henry George Fisher, arrives unannounced in Australia after selling up the family estate in England, he does his best to ingratiate himself with Dot, Bert, Cec and Mr Butler, though his roguish charm is lost on his own daughter. When Phryne recalls a secret encounter that she witnessed during the War, between her father and the cousin from whom the Fishers inherited their title, she begins to suspect that her ancestor is still alive and could be out to exact his revenge
Burning man ( visu )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
"An English chef with a chic restaurant on Bondi Beach trying to put his life and his relationship with his son back on track while surrounded by women"--IMDb
MIss Fisher's murder mysteries ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920's Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit
The silence ( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Under investigation for a fatal shooting, Detective Richard Treloar is transferred to a desk job at the Police Museum. While preparing a photographic exhibition he becomes obsessed by an archival image of a beautiful murder victim
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries by Kerry Greenwood( visu )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
In this special Christmas episode of Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries Series 2, the incomparable Phryne Fisher (Essie Davis), Dot (Ashleigh Cummings) and Dr Mac (Tammy MacIntosh) accompany Aunt Prudence (Miriam Margolyes) to a picturesque chalet to celebrate a white Christmas in July. The party arrives to find one of the residents dead - electrocuted while hanging festive lights. No more suspicious than the usual Miss Fisher investigation, until the body count starts to rapidly rise. Heavy snowfalls and harsh weather trap them all with a murderer in their midst - and any one of them the next victim. It's a race against time for Phryne and Jack to hunt down the culprit and restore enough Christmas joy to take full advantage should they find themselves standing under that bunch of that mistletoe!
Isolation by Billy O'Brien( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Five people find themselves trapped on a remote farm, where a biotech experiment has gone horribly wrong and they may never escape
 
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Davis, Essie Esther 1970-
Essie Davis actrice australienne
Essie Davis actrice uit Australië
Essie Davis attrice australiana
Essie Davis australiensk skådespelare
Essie Davis australische Schauspielerin
Essie Davis australsk skodespelar
Essie Davis australsk skuespiller
Essie Davis Mas reciente pelicula Babadook
Дэвис, Эсси
اسی دیویس بازیگر استرالیایی
에시 데이비스
エッシー・デイヴィス
艾絲·戴維斯
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English (76)
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