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Eastman, Brian

Works: 336 works in 714 publications in 3 languages and 19,048 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Film adaptations  Television programs  Biographical films  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television comedies  Detective and mystery films  Television series 
Roles: Producer, Author, Production personnel, Director
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
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Publications about Brian Eastman
Publications by Brian Eastman
Most widely held works by Brian Eastman
Shadowlands by Richard Attenborough( visu )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 824 libraries worldwide
Academy Award®-winner Anthony Hopkins stars as famed author C.S. Lewis in this graceful film about his love affair with an American poet, Debra Winger (receiving an Academy Award®-nomination for her stirring performance), whose boldness and zest for life challenges his reserve and literary austerity. But when she is stricken with terminal cancer, they must be thankful for a love that, while brief, is brilliant all the same. A deeply moving and emotional tale, Shadowlands is elegantly directed by Academy Award®-winning director Richard Attenborough, who blends tragedy and heartbreak with an inspiring appreciation and celebration of life
Rosemary & Thyme ( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 677 libraries worldwide
Glorious gardens and classic whodunits combine in a hit British series seen on public television. Rosemary Boxer is a former professor. Laura Thyme is a former policewoman. They share a passion for horticulture and a talent for sleuthing. Filmed on location in English and European countryside settings, the collection includes all 3 series
The mill on the Floss by George Eliot( visu )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 599 libraries worldwide
Emily Watson stars in this powerful, emotional story about the choice between love and loyalty. As a child, Maggie Tulliver adores her brother Tom and desperately seeks his love and approval, but never receives it. While Tom grows up to be the kind of person the world approves of - dutiful and proud, Maggie becomes the kind of person the world judges harshly. A woman ahead of her time, brimming with intelligence and imagination, Maggie is difficult for her brother and the rest of her family to understand. Through her craving for intellectual stimulation, Maggie finds a kindred spirit in her childhood friend Philip Wakem. Though Philip feeds her mind, and eventually falls in love with her, Maggie finds her true passion is for her cousin Lucy's fiancee. Now she is faced with a choice to follow her heart or her sense of duty
P.G. Wodehouse's Jeeves & Wooster : the complete second season by P. G Wodehouse( visu )
23 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
A butler takes care of a foppish member of the British upperclass
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( visu )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 552 libraries worldwide
Death intrudes on Poirot's island holiday, and only he can determine who is responsible
Murder in Mesopotamia ( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 550 libraries worldwide
An archeologist's beautiful but unpopular wife is murdered while the couple is in the Middle East excavating an historical sits. At the request of local authorities a vacationing Hercule Poirot takes on the case
The murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie( visu )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Hercule Poirot has retired to a country village, until his neighbor is found murdered. Poirot reunites with his old partner, Chief Inspector Japp, to find the culprit, exposing a web of blackmail, envy, and murder
Jeeves & Wooster ( visu )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 481 libraries worldwide
This collection features the five premiere episodes of the series
Lord Edgware dies by Agatha Christie( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Poirot agrees to visit the husband of a famous actress to urge him to reconsider her request for a divorce. Edgware insists that he has already agreed to his wife request. Yet, within twenty four hours, he is found murdered
The mysterious affair at Styles by Agatha Christie( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
Set in the summer of 1917, the story follows the war-wounded Hastings to the Styles St. Mary estate of his frien John Cavendish. The Cavendish household is wrought with tension due to the marriage of John's widowed mother to a suspicius younger man. In the village, Hastings runs into his old friend Hercule Poirot and, when the estate's trouble turns deadly, the friends unite to solve a most baffling case
Hercule Poirot's Christmas ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
The tyrannical patriarch of a dysfunctional but wealthy family summons his adult children for a Christmas reunion, but prior to the holiday his throat is slashed apparently by one of them
Traffik ( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
"From the fields of Pakistan through the docks of Hamburg to the halls of London's power elite, this epic drama crosses continents and cultures to portray the dark and dangerous world of international drug smuggling. The intersecting stories of vivid characters-- a British minister with a drug-addicted daughter, the wife of a German businessman whose husband is arrested for drug trafficking, and a Pakistani farmer struggling to live off his land-- spin a powerful web of intrigue and emotion"--AcornMedia WWW page
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( visu )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
An elderly woman confides to Poirot that she fears one of her relatives is trying to kill her for her money. He persuades her to disinherit her heirs, but she is murdered anyway
One, two, buckle my shoe ( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 377 libraries worldwide
A popular dentist is gunned down and a broken shoe buckle is the key to solving the murder
The ABC murders by Agatha Christie( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 346 libraries worldwide
Belgium sleuth Hercule Poirot untangles a baffling mystery of a murderer who announces his next victims through a series of letters each addressed to the detective himself
Poirot ( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
Agatha Christie's marvelously mustachioed Belgian detective returns in the second series of the hit PBS mystery. Hercule Poirot uses his formidable 'little grey cells' to outwit criminals and fellow sleuths alike
Hickory dickory dock by Mike Lockett( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Miss Lemon persuades Poirot to investigate a series of apparently minor thefts in a university hostel, but simple kleptomania soon turns to baffling homicide
Rosemary & Thyme ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Stunning locations at home and abroad provide the backdrop for this hit British mystery series. From their former careers as a university plant biologist and a police officer, Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme bring unique investigative talents to their horticultural and human mysteries. Their unobtrusive presence in the garden gives them unique access to secrets other detectives might miss--and that murderers would rather not reveal
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