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London Film Productions

Overview
Works: 192 works in 534 publications in 2 languages and 14,490 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Fiction  Biography  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Motion pictures 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about London Film Productions
Publications by London Film Productions
Most widely held works about London Film Productions
 
Most widely held works by London Film Productions
Richard III by William Shakespeare( visu )
29 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and held by 2,486 libraries worldwide
Begins by recapitulating the final scene of Henry IV, Part III with Edward IV being crowned king. In the background of the celebration, Richard jealously views the proceedings. Soon afterwards, Edward IV is murdered, drowned in a vat of wine. Richard becomes king and, after proceeding with a succession of intrigues and duplicities, he finds his kingdom in dire peril, set upon by Henry Tudor and mustering a final defense for his realm at the Battle of Bosworth. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
The third man by Carol Reed( visu )
39 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,209 libraries worldwide
Murder thriller set in post-World War II Vienna during the four-power occupation of the city
I, Claudius by Robert Graves( visu )
15 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,625 libraries worldwide
Traces the lives of several early Roman emperors, showing ruthless ambition, shocking debauchery and murderous intrigue. Bearing witness to the saga is Claudius, whose stutter and limp have marked him a fool, yet whom prophecies have foretold will one day rule Rome
The Scarlet Pimpernel by Clive Andrews, Anthony Donner( visu )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 840 libraries worldwide
A twisted suspenseful romance set during the French Revolution. While men, women, and children fall under the merciless blade of the guillotine, one foppish gentleman, alias the Scarlet Pimpernel, bravely rescues aristocrats from the jaws of death. In the midst of his rescue, he meets and falls passinately in love with Marguerite, France's most celebrated actress
The fallen idol by Carol Reed( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 637 libraries worldwide
The relationship between a young boy and his beloved butler turns sour when the boy suspects the butler of murder
Rembrandt by Alexander Korda( visu )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 474 libraries worldwide
"Beginning with Rembrandt in his prime, the film tracks his quiet descent into loneliness and isolated self-expression following the death of his wife." -- Container
The Scarlet Pimpernel by Harold Young( visu )
19 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Dashing English dandy Sir Percy Blakeney poses as The Scarlet Pimpernel to rescue aristocrats from death in revolutionary France
The private life of Henry VIII by Alexander Korda( visu )
19 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
"Alexander Korda's first major international success is a raucous, entertaining, even poignant glimpse into the bedrooms of the infamous king and his six wives."--Container
Poldark by Winston Graham( visu )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
Follows the fortunes of the dashing Ross Poldark in 18th century Cornwall
Poldark ( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
Follows the fortunes of the dashing Ross Poldark in 18th century Cornwall. Includes 13 episodes, filmographies, and historical background on Cornwall
Things to come by William Cameron Menzies( visu )
12 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest
Lady Chatterley ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
When her paralyzed husband urges the repressed Lady Chatterley to find fulfillment and an heir for his fortune in the arms of another man, she embarks on a journey that changes her forever
Anna Karenina by Julien Duvivier( visu )
7 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Story of passion and family conflict set in 19th century upper-class Russia in which the wife of an aristocrat falls in love with a dashing calvary officer
Tolstoy's Anna Karenina ( visu )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Story of an ill-fated love affair between a Czarist guard and the wife of a high-ranking civil servant
H.G. Wells' things to come by H. G Wells( visu )
10 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
"Skipping through time, Things to come bears witness to world war, disease, dictatorship and finally utopia. Conceived, written and overseen by Wells himself as an adaptation of his own work."
The private life of Don Juan by Alexander Korda( visu )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
When Don Juan fakes his own death - only to find that he has promptly been forgotten - can a raven-haired beauty coax him back into the business?
Catherine the Great ( visu )
6 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 186 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)
The four feathers by Zoltan Korda( visu )
10 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
A man who chooses to stay home for love's sake instead of going to war is accused of cowardice by his companion, forcing him to prove his bravery
Testament of youth an autobiography, 1913-1925 ( visu )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
This is a dramatization of the life of Vera Brittain, a strong-willed writer, feminist and activist. This four part series covers her life from her admission to Oxford, her experiences nursing on the frontlines of World War I, and her rise to triumph following the war as a feminist writer
Divorce of Lady X by Tim Whelan( visu )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Forced into sharing a hotel room during a London fog, Merle Oberon is taken with famed divorce attorney, Laurence Olivier
 
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English (230)
Spanish (1)
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