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Fenton, George

Overview
Works: 780 works in 1,943 publications in 6 languages and 42,184 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Observations  History  Juvenile works  Popular works  Documentary television programs  Music  Television programs  Fiction 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Author, Musician, Performer, Interviewee, Arranger, Instrumentalist, pdr, Compiler
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about George Fenton
 
Most widely held works by George Fenton
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )
37 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British
Planet Earth the complete series by David Attenborough( Visual )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 2,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Captures rare action, impossible locations, and intimate moments with our planet's best-loved, wildest, and most elusive creatures. From the highest mountains to the deepest rivers, [the program] takes you to places you've never been to experience sights and sounds never before captured on film. Prepare to be overwhelmed by the beauty and majesty of 'Planet Earth'"--Container
Hitch by Eva Mendes( Visual )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and German and held by 2,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hitch is New York City's greatest matchmaker. Love is his job and when Albert Brennaman wins the heart of gorgeous society heiress Allegra Cole, Albert has Hitch to thank. So when tabloid columist Sara Melas decides to uncover the secret behind the relationships unlikely success, she's shocked to discover that Alex Hitchens, the charming young man she's been dating, is the legendary date doctor himself. Exposed in a front-page scoop, it's now up to Alex to try and save Albert and Allegra's relationship as well as his own
The blue planet seas of life ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 2,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Startling wildlife photography reveals the sea and its communities at their most fearsome and alluring in this landmark BBC mini-series on the ocean, a world we know less about than the moon
Sweet home Alabama by Andy Tennant( Visual )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melanie is a successful New York fashion designer who is dating a wealthy socialite. One day he pops the big question and asks Melanie to marry him. Despite her polished uptown image, Melanie grew up poor in the deep South, and as a teenager she married her high school sweetheart. Now Melanie returns to her hometown to tell her parents the news and convince Jake to grant her a divorce. However, the more time she spends with her old flame, the more she feels sparks flying between them again, while she also learns her Eastern affectations don't fly with everyone back home
Earth by Mark Linfield( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film should be lauded for preserving images of the wilds of nature while they were still around to preserve, the tacit message being it is up to humanity to save the planet from the ecological disaster of global warming. It follows three animal "families: on treks spanning continents and oceans: polar bears racing a melting icecap, elephants crossing a parched African plain, and whales swimming thousands of miles from warm-water breeding grounds to Antarctic feeding grounds. "Earth" does pretty much everything a film can do to put viewers in touch with the circle of life
Bewitched by Nora Ephron( Visual )
9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A B-list actor agrees to star in a modern-day remake of the television program "Bewitched," with unexpected consequences
Last holiday by Queen Latifah( Visual )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georgia Byrd is a department store employee who leads a life of frustrated desires. She particularly likes the bashful salesman from the outdoor furnishings department. But when she learns she only has a few weeks left to live, Georgia gathers her money, quits her job, and flies to the swank European resort she's always dreamed of visiting. Naturally, her new carelessness with money and fearless candor lead everyone around her, including a senator and her former boss, to think she's a real mover and shaker
Arthur Miller's The crucible by Arthur Miller( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of teenage girls meets in the woods at midnight for a secret ceremony. When the ceremony is witnessed by the town minister, the girls are accused of witchcraft. Soon the entire village is consumed by hysteria, and innocent victims are put on trial, leading to a devastating climax
Dangerous liaisons by Stephen Frears( Visual )
24 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 18th century France, this is the story of two bored aristocrats and the havoc they wreak when they play dangerous games with people's lives. The beautiful widow Merteuil (Glenn Close) challenges rakish Valmont (John Malkovich) to seduce a virtuous young married woman (Michelle Pfeiffer), never suspecting that he would violate his personal credo and fall in love
Valiant ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Valiant and his feathered friends take to the sky as they work their way into the Royal Air Force during World War II. Together this rag-tag squadron of carrier pigeons engages in aerial adventures at a spitfire pace. From the first bumbling day of basic training through the final feather-raising mission, the flock of friends swoop their way toward victory. Against the odds and an evil German falcon, Valiant is called upon for a very important assignment
Frozen planet ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captures nature above and below the ice in the Arctic and Antarctic and showcases the fluctuations that occur with the changes of the seasons
Groundhog Day by Harold Ramis( Visual )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and German and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette
Cry freedom by Richard Attenborough( Visual )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and French and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of the friendship between black activist Stephen Biko and white newspaper editor Donald Woods, who was instrumental in bringing Biko's anti-apartheid message to the international community
The fisher king by Terry Gilliam( Visual )
17 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A deejay who finds himself penniless is plucked from disaster by a homeless history professor, who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights and damsels in distress. Together they begin a modern quest for redemption and the Holy Grail
Life by David Attenborough( Visual )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four years in the making, and filmed over 3000 days across every continent and habitat, includes 130 stories from frontiers of the natural world. Presents the variety of life on Earth and the spectacular and extraordinary tactics animals and plants have developed to stay alive despite challenges from both adversaries and their environment
Stage beauty by Richard Eyre( Visual )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to the 17th century stage, where Ned Kynaston's performance of Desdemona in Shakespeare's 'Othello' brings the house down nightly. Ned is the "most beautiful woman on the London stage". That is, until the King renounces the royal edict that only men can play women on stage. Enter Maria, Ned's seemingly loyal dresser, who becomes an instant star, leaving Ned to suppress his ardent feminine traits and make a man of himself
The madness of King George by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and German and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1788. King George III is almost 30 years into his reign, but his behaviour is becoming increasingly irrational - he is babbling ceaselessly, spewing obscenities and attacking the Queen's Mistress of Robes. Has the King of England gone mad? The Prince of Wales sets out to have his father declared unfit to rule and the Queen is denied access to her husband, who is himself at the mercy of his own physicians. Improvement is only seen when a new doctor, Dr Willis, is engaged but the King's true saviour is much closer to home - the Queen herself
Anna and the King by Andy Tennant( Visual )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an English teacher arrives in Siam to tutor the king's 58 children, she and her son experience the political turmoil of the era, and she develops a strong relationship with the king
Shadowlands by Richard Attenborough( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oxford, 1952: Joy Gresham, una poetessa americana divorzianda con figlioletto a caric, sconvolge il tran tran di C.S. Lewis alias Jack, medioevalista e autore di fiabe votato al celibato. Il matrimonio, all'inizio solo civile, e quindi meno impegnativo per il religioso Jack, viene tenuto segreto; ma la malattia mortale della moglie costringerà il filosofo schivo a confrontarsi finalmente coi propri sentimenti più veri. (Mereghetti)
 
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Fenton
Howe, George Richard.
Howe, George Richard Ian 1950-
Languages
English (222)
French (18)
Spanish (11)
German (7)
Italian (5)
Multiple languages (5)
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