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Crosbie, Annette 1934-

Overview
Works: 127 works in 455 publications in 4 languages and 10,625 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Domestic fiction  Comedy films  Television programs  History  Made-for-TV movies  Television plays 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR4034, 791.4575
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Publications about Annette Crosbie
Publications by Annette Crosbie
Most widely held works by Annette Crosbie
Calendar girls by Nigel Cole( visu )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,778 libraries worldwide
When Chris' best friend Annie loses her husband, Chris derives a scheme to memoralize him. The two women, along with some of their friends - all fiftysomething women - will make a nude calendar to raise money for the hospital where he died. The calender becomes hugely popular. Based on actual events, this story carefully balances the stories of several women as it follows the media explosion. A moving tale of loss, determination, and the perils of fame
One foot in the grave by David Renwick( visu )
87 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 1,534 libraries worldwide
Richard Wilson plays Victor Meldrew, a maggoty senior citizen who always provokes people into taking extreme action against him. His neighbour wages unofficial war against him, while long-suffering wives look on askance
The six wives of Henry VIII ( visu )
29 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,030 libraries worldwide
The episodes are intended to portray the courtly and private lives of Henry and his wives, and are designed to present the pageantry, intrigue, and humor of the period
The tragedy of Richard III by William Shakespeare( visu )
15 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
"Richard, the youngest brother of the King of England, is hell-bent on seizing control of the crown and so embarks on a murderous rampage which, once started, cannot easily be stopped"--Container
Doctor Finlay ( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 713 libraries worldwide
In post-war Tannochbrae, the idealistic Dr. John Finlay confronts diseases without antibiotics and copes with the personal medical crises of families in a Scottish town
Twelfth night by William Shakespeare( visu )
23 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 667 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play of a wonderful fairy story of romantic and foolish life
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Oliver is a penniless orphan at the Parish Workhouse. After he is forced by the other boys to ask for more food, he is sold as an apprentice to a miserly undertaker. He runs away and is taken in by Fagin, a thief who is in league with a murderous pair determined to see that Oliver never inherits the fortune he deserves. Life twists and turns again for Oliver, landing him in alternately dangerous and hopeful circumstances
Edward the King ( visu )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Though he waited nearly 60 years to become king, and reigned for only nine, Edward VII changed the British monarchy forever. Derided by his mother, Queen Victoria, as frivolous and untrustworthy, Edward was in fact a skillful, determined diplomat who longed to be useful to his country. This miniseries dramatizes his life from frustrated prince and inveterate philanderer to loving father and respected statesman
An unsuitable job for a woman ( visu )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Cordelia Gray is a young, aspiring private detective learning the ropes from her mentor, disgraced ex-policeman Bernie Pryde. But when Pryde's sudden suicide leaves Cordelia the sole proprietor of his ramshackle agency, she is forced to continue her education on the job with only Mrs. Sparshott, the agency's longtime secretary and Cordelia's new assistant on her team. In this episode, Cordelia accepts what she thinks is a routine surveillance job, only to discover she may have been hired to help commit a crime, not to prevent one
Into the woods by Stephen Sondheim( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 314 libraries worldwide
A modern twist on the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales, intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of the characters' wishes and quests. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Hope Springs ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Ex-cons Ellie, Hannah, Shoo, and Josie have done their time. Now they just want to disappear to Barbados with the money they had stolen from Ellie's gangster husband, Roy. When a twist of fate leaves them without passports, they flee to a remote village in Scotland where they buy a run-down hotel
An unsuitable job for a woman ( visu )
13 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Cordelia Gray is a young, aspiring private detective learning the ropes from her mentor, disgraced ex-policeman Bernie Pryde. But when Pryde's sudden suicide leaves Cordelia the sole proprietor of his ramshackle agency, she is forced to continue her education on the job with only Mrs. Sparshott, the agency's longtime secretary and Cordelia's new assistant on her team. Sacrifice: A prominent scientist hires Cordelia to investigate why his son suddenly gave up a life of privilege for one of passion, only to kill himself weeks later. A last embrace: A jilted wife needs a female detective to lure her philandering husband and reveal his misdeeds, but Cordelia finds herself trapped when she begins to fall in love. Living on risk: Cordelia accepts what she thinks is a routine surveillance job, only to discover she may have been hired to help commit a crime, not to prevent one. Playing God: Superintendent Fergussen hires Cordelia to investigate his daughter's boyfriend, but is the evidence Cordelia turns over really all that the Superintendent was after?
The slipper and the rose the story of Cinderella by Richard M Sherman( visu )
10 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the classic story of Cinderella
Paradise postponed --and its sequel Titmuss regained ( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Leslie Titmuss has never quite fit in among the denizens of Rapstone Village. Socially awkward and hailing from a humble background, he nonetheless aspires to the highest levels of society. He is ready to do whatever it takes to get there. For much of his life, Titmuss was taken under the wing of the kindly Reverend Simcox. This caused little concern for the clergyman's sons - that is, until their father dies and Titmuss inherits the family fortune. Follows the families' history from WWII to the height of the Thatcher era
Catherine of Aragon ( visu )
10 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the 18 years of marriage between Catherine of Aragon and Henry VIII, which eventually ended in divorce when Henry's desire for a male heir sent him searching for a younger wife
Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Jane Austen's novel of two sisters whose opposite personalities bring them to love in different ways
Doctor Finlay ( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Dr. Finlay survived World War II and now in the aftermath is has been serving in the Royal Army Medical Corps. He returns to the small town of Tannochbrae in Scotland expecting to resume life as it was. However, while his irascible colleague Dr. Cameron is unchanged, everything else has been affected by the war. His fiancee has decided not to wait for him, he must deal with new colleagues and even the arrangements of the practice are overturned as the resolutely chaste housekeeper is wooed by the local chemist
Langrishe, go down ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
In 1930s Dublin, German scholar Otto Peck plunges into a torrid love affair with Imogen Langrishe, a fading flower of the English noble class living in a decadent family plantation with her sisters
Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare( visu )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
The Prince of Tyre is pursued by the vengeance of King Antiochus because he discovered the monarch's incestuous relationship with his daughter. Fleeing from place to place, Pericles is shipwrecked, courts, and marries Thaisa. Their child, Marina, raised by friends when Thaisa is believed to have died, is kidnapped by pirates and sold into a brothel before Thaisa is discovered alive and the family is joyfully reunited
Edward VII ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Het leven van Edward VII (1841-1910), koning van het Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Ierland en keizer van India
 
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Alternative Names
Annette Crosbie actrice britannique
Annette Crosbie britische Schauspielerin
Annette Crosbie British actor
Annette Crosbie britisk skodespelar
Annette Crosbie britisk skuespiller
Annette Crosbie Brits acteur
Annette Crosbie Brits actrice
Annette Crosbie brittisk skådespelare
Crosby, Annette 1934-
Аннетт Кросби
אנט קרוסבי
Languages
English (259)
Spanish (7)
Italian (1)
German (1)
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