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Atkins, Eileen 1934-

Overview
Works: 331 works in 1,106 publications in 5 languages and 39,664 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Melodrama  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Television mini-series  Medical television programs  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Performer, Narrator, Author, Scenarist, Interviewee, Commentator, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Eileen Atkins
Publications by Eileen Atkins
Most widely held works by Eileen Atkins
Cold Mountain by Anthony Minghella( visu )
28 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,825 libraries worldwide
Inman, a young Confederate soldier, who is injured during the explosive 1864 battle of Petersburg, Virginia, is struggling to make his way home to Cold Mountain, NC, where his beloved Ada awaits him. In Inman's absence, Ada befriends Ruby, who helps her keep up her late father's farm. Meanwhile, in his travels, Inman encounters a menagerie of interesting and colorful characters
Gosford Park by Robert Altman( visu )
81 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,486 libraries worldwide
Drama set at the country estate of Sir William McCordle in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guests and downstairs servants at a hunting party weekend when one of the group is murdered
Last chance Harvey by Joel Hopkins( visu )
22 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,972 libraries worldwide
Harvey, a divorced, down-on-his-luck music jingle composer, and Kate, a lonely British airline employee, are brought together by chance. Harvey comes to London for his daughter's wedding, planning only to attend the wedding ceremony. However, he ends up being let go from his job before going back to America and decides to stay for the reception, asking Kate to accompany him. Thus begins a growing connection between these two guarded strangers
Robin Hood by Ridley Scott( visu )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,759 libraries worldwide
In times of tyranny and injustice when law oppresses the people, the outlaw takes his place in history. England at the turn of the 12th century was such a time. King Richard the Lionheart, bankrupt of wealth and glory, is plundering his way back to England after ten years on his crusade. In his army is an archer named Robin Longstride. This is the story of his return home where, for defending the weak against the strong, he will be condemned to live outside the law. Whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people. And so the legend begins
Wit by Emma Thompson( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,734 libraries worldwide
An English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is until she is diagnosed with a devastating illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. She finds that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit
What a girl wants by Dennie Gordon( visu )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,586 libraries worldwide
An American teenager yearns to meet her long-lost father, an influential British politician. Will she be able to remake herself as a proper lady to fit into Dad's button-down world?
Cranford by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( visu )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,382 libraries worldwide
Cranford, in 1842, is a market town in northwest England. It is a place governed by etiquette, custom and above all, an intricate network of ladies. It seems that life has always been conducted according to their social rules. For spinsters Deborah Jenkyns, the arbiter of correctness, and Matty, her demurring sister, the town is a hub of intrigue. Handsome new doctor Frank Harrison has arrived from London; a retired Captain and his daughters move in across the street and preparations for Lady Ludlow's garden party are underway. The town has some secrets which are about to be revealed. But news comes that shakes the town: a railway line from Manchester is coming to Cranford
Evening by Michael Cunningham( visu )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,354 libraries worldwide
Overcome by the power of memory, Ann Lord reveals a long-held secret to her concerned daughters. Constance is a content wife and mother. Nina is a restless single woman. Both are bedside when Ann calls out for the man she loved more than any other. But her daughters wonder who Harris is and what is his relation to their mother? Constance and Nina try to take stock of Ann's life as their mother is tended to by a night nurse as she journeys into her mind back to a summer weekend some fifty years before, before she was married, going from New York City to be maid of honor at the high-society Newport wedding of her dearest friend from college, Lila Wittenborn. The bride-to-be is jittery, and turns to her maid of honor rather than her own mother for support. Ann stays close to her friend, yet is even closer to Lila's irrepressible brother Buddy. Unexpected feelings surge forth once Ann meets wedding guest Harris Arden, a lifelong friend and intimate of the Wittenborn family. Ann's love for Harris will change her life, and those of her daughters, forever
Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway by Marleen Gorris( visu )
51 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,231 libraries worldwide
The story unfolds on a beautiful summer day in London, in 1923, while Clarissa Dalloway recalls a summer in the country, in 1890, when she was young and beautiful and very much courted
Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare( visu )
45 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,216 libraries worldwide
William Shakespeare's tragedy set in Roman times dealing with the revenge of Titus Andronicus for the atrocities committed against his family by Tamora, the captive queen of the Goths, and her faction
Doc Martin ( visu )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 942 libraries worldwide
In the sixth series, the doctor tackles fatherhood and his complicated relationship with local teacher Louisa
Doc Martin ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 921 libraries worldwide
Martin Clunes is back as the surly, self-centered Dr. Martin Ellingham. In the fifth series, the doctor plots his escape from the idyllic town of Portwenn and its idiosyncratic residents. Includes eight episodes
Cranford : return to Cranford ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 873 libraries worldwide
Miss Matty's house is full of life and bustle. Her dream of having a child in the house has been realized in the birth of Tilly, daughter of her maid Martha and carpenter Jem. Elsewhere, the shadow of the railway still looms, but the line has been halted five miles outside Cranford, a disaster as far as Captain Brown is concerned. Meanwhile, as Mr. Buxton returns to town with his son, William, and his niece, Erminia, Miss Matty becomes concerned about another young person, Peggy Bell, who lives in an isolated cottage with her mother and domineering brother. She decides to intervene and engineers an invitation that will bring the four young people together. But when tragedy strikes, she fears she has opened a Pandora's box from which Cranford will never recover
William Shakespeare's The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 626 libraries worldwide
"King Leontes of Sicilia is seized by sudden and terrible jealousy of his wife Hermione, whom he accuses of adultery. He believes the child Hermione is bearing to have been fathered by his friend Polixenes, and when the baby girl is born he orders her to be taken to some wild place and left to die. Though Hermione's child escapes death, Leontes' cruelty has terrible consequences. Loss paves the way for reunion, and life and hope are born out of desolation and despair"--Container
Vanity fair ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
En satirisk skildring af det engelske samfunds bedre klasser i perioden 1813-1830 afslører overalt forfængelighed, egoisme og bedrag
 
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Alternative Names
Atkins, Eileen June 1934-
Eileen Atkins
Eileen Atkins actrice britannique
Eileen Atkins attrice britannica
Eileen Atkins britische Schauspielerin und Drehbuchautorin
Eileen Atkins British actress
Eileen Atkins britisk manusforfattar og skodespelar
Eileen Atkins britisk manusforfatter og skuespiller
Eileen Atkins britisk manuskriptforfatter og skuespiller
Eileen Atkins Brits acteur
Eileen Atkins Brits actrice
Eileen Atkins brittisk manusförfattare och skådespelare
Айлин Эткинс английская актриса
Эткинс, Айлин
Այլին Էթկինս
איילין אטקינס
آیلین اتکینز بازیگر و فیلمنامه‌نویس بریتانیایی
아일린 앳킨스
アイリーン・アトキンス
艾琳·亞金斯
Languages
English (261)
German (18)
French (7)
Spanish (5)
Italian (2)
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