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Andrews, Anthony 1948-

Overview
Works: 250 works in 587 publications in 5 languages and 14,315 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Historical films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Television programs  Television mini-series  History  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Producer, Artist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Anthony Andrews
Publications by Anthony Andrews
Publications by Anthony Andrews, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Anthony Andrews
 
Most widely held works by Anthony Andrews
The King's Speech by Tom Hooper( visu )
23 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and French and held by 3,020 libraries worldwide
After the death of his father King George V (Michael Gambon of HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE) and the scandalous abdication of King Edward VIII (Guy Pearce of MEMENTO), Bertie (Academy-Award?-winner Colin Firth) who has suffered from a debilitating speech impediment all his life, is suddenly crowned King George VI of England. With his country on the brink of war and in desperate need of a leader, his wife, Elizabeth (Golden-Globe?-nominee Helena Bonham Carter), the future Queen Mother, arranges for her husband to see an eccentric speech therapist, Lionel Logue (Academy-Award?-winner Geoffrey Rush). After a rough start, the two delve into an unorthodox course of treatment and eventually form an unbreakable bond. With the support of Logue, his family, his government and Winston Churchill (Timothy Spall of SWEENEY TODD), the King will overcome his stammer and deliver a radio-address that inspires his people and unites them in battle. Winner of four Oscars? including "Best Picture" and "Best Actor," The King's Speech is based on the true story of King George VI's quest to find his voice
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( visu )
106 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,996 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
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( visu )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 1,435 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their feuding families, and take their own lives
The Scarlet Pimpernel ( visu )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 919 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
Birdsong by Philip Martin( visu )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 837 libraries worldwide
As an English soldier fights in the horrific trenches of northern France during World War I, he is haunted by the memories of his forbidden love affair with a French woman
Under the volcano by Malcolm Lowry( visu )
24 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 677 libraries worldwide
Withering from alcoholism, British consul Geoffrey Firmin stumbles through a small Mexican village amidst the Day of the Dead fiesta, attempting to reconnect with his estranged wife, but only further alienating himself
Marple ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. Sleeping murder: Gwenda arrives in England, looking forward to her impending marriage and new life in a lovely old coastal estate. But she begins to experience visions and Miss Marple concludes that the bride-to-be witnessed a murder in that very house as a child. By the pricking of my thumbs: Miss Marple teams up with two detectives, Tommy and Tuppence, to investigate the suspicious death of Tommy's Aunt Ada and sudden disappearance of Ada's friend, Mrs. Lancaster. The moving finger: When Jerry Burton moves to Lymstock to convalesce after a motorcycle crash, he meets villagers who traffic in gossip and double-entendres. But the accusations in several anonymous poison-pen letters go beyond the usual prattle and result in two citizens to commit suicide. Or were they murdered? The Sittaford Mystery: Among the guests at a Dartmoor hotel, a séance starts out as an amusing diversion to apss the time on a snowy evening but then takes a sinister turn
Ivanhoe ( visu )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Returning from fighting in the Crusades, the young Saxon knight Ivanhoe must fight to regain the woman he loves and to protect the social order and monarchy of England
Danger UXB ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
During WWII, the Nazis dropped some bombs that were not designed to detonate on impact. These unexploded time bombs, UXBs, posed one of the greatest risks to the people and property of England. It was the job of real-life heroes of the bomb disposal squads to defuse them. Danger UXB is the story of the loves and lives, victories and defeats, played against the background of a nation gripped by war
Columbo mystery movie collection 1989 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Disc two: Does the heart rule the head, or vice versa? Columbo ponders the answer to this timeless question and others when he must outwit a sex therapist involved in a crime of passion. Rank and reputation prove to be a particularly difficult obstacles when Columbo looks into the murder of a respected military general by one of his overly ambitious colonels
Helen Mirren at the BBC ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Blue remembered hills: Two years before the end of WWII, seven children play in the woods until a prank turns deadly
The Holcroft covenant ( visu )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Noel Holcroft has inherited an awesome legacy. His father, Hitler's financial wizard, and two other prominent Nazis had re-routed staggering sums of money into a Swiss bank with the money intended to relieve the sufferings of Holocaust victims a generation later. The Nazis' own children would administer the fund. Now after forty years, Holcroft must now find the other two offspring as the signatures of all three are needed to release the money
Danielle Steel's Jewels by Danielle Steel( visu )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Divorcee Sarah Thompson meets William, Duke of Whitfield, while touring Europe on the eve of World War II. They marry and settle in France. When the war ends, Sarah and William buy jewelry from their neighbors to help the rebuilding effort, the beginning of a family jewelry business. When her husband dies and son Phillip moves aggressively to expand his role in the family business, Sarah struggles to control the simmering rivalry between her children, while her daughter Isabelle's husband schemes to get part of the jewelry empire for himself. As Sarah strives to keep the family and business together, a man from her past teaches her that it may be possible to love again
Upstairs, downstairs : the complete fifth season by John Alderton( visu )
3 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
From the joyous days after the Armistice, when the laughter of children returns to the household, to the tragedy that befalls them, the saga of the Bellamy family and their servants reaches a bittersweet end
Ivanhoe by Richard Thorpe( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's classic tale set in England in the Middle Ages
Tales from the crypt ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Television series based on the EC horror comics of the 1950s
Haunted by Lewis Gilbert( visu )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
When David Ash investigates a haunting at an isolated country manor, strange and horrifying occurrences lead him to first doubt his convictions and then his sanity
Agatha Christie Marple ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Something wicked this way comes to the Sunny Ridge Retirement Home for Ladies. Miss Marple teams up with detective duo Tommy and Tuppence to investigate the suspicious death of Tommy's Aunt Ada and sudden disappearance of Ada's friend, Mrs. Lancaster, both residents of Sunny Ridge. An oddly doctored painting and tantalizing crossword clues lead Tuppence and and Miss Marple to Farrell St. Edmund, a village that seems straight out of a fairy tale complete with lurking evil
Agatha Christie's Sparkling cyanide ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
A prominent attorney's wife dies of cyanide poisoning; but when he attempts to recreate the crime scene, he, too, is poisoned. The heiress to the estate is the prime suspect, but there have been apparent attempts on her life also
Danger UXB ( visu )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
During WWII, the Nazi's dropped some bombs that were not designed to detonate on imact. These unexploded time bombs, UXBs, posed one of the greatest risks to the people and property of England. It was the job of real-life heroes of the bomb disposal squads to defuse them. Danger UXB is the story of the loves and lives, victories and defeats, played against the background of a nation gripped by war
 
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Alternative Names
Andrews, Anthony Corin Gerald
Andrews, Anthony Corin Gerald 1948-
Anthony Andrews acteur britannique
Anthony Andrews attore inglese
Anthony Andrews Brits acteur
Anthony Andrews englischer Schauspieler und Filmproduzent
Эндрюс, Энтони
Энтані Эндрус
Էնթոնի Էնդրյուս
אנתוני אנדרוס
آنتونی اندروز بازیگر بریتانیایی
앤서니 앤드루스
アンソニー・アンドリュース
安東尼·安德魯斯
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