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Fox, James 1939-

Overview
Works: 266 works in 1,026 publications in 7 languages and 26,466 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  Crime films  Television series  History  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Costume designer, Author, Singer, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about James Fox
 
Most widely held works by James Fox
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 2,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finally catching serial killer and occult 'sorcerer' Lord Blackwood, legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson can close yet another successful case. After his execution, Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again. Contending with Watson's new fiancée and the dimwitted head of Scotland Yard, the determined detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit, and black magic, not to mention the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler
The remains of the day by James Ivory( Visual )

53 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of blind devotion and repressed love between a fanatically proper butler and a high-spirited, strong-minded young housekeeper employed by a British lord who is unwittingly a Nazi dupe
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

49 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When liberal minded English ladies Mrs Moore and Adela Quested arrive in India, they are shocked by the racial prejudice that exists there. Fortunately, kind Dr. Aziz rises above the intolerance and guides the women on a tour of the Marabar caves. The outing turns tragic when Adela suddenly comes running from one of the caves bleeding and frightened. News of the incident quickly spreads, igniting a powder keg of tension just waiting to explode
Downton Abbey by Julian Fellowes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1922. Six months after Matthew's tragic death, his loss is still felt throughout Downton Abbey. Mary struggles to face a new future with her fatherless child, and is encouraged by the family to pick up the pieces. Accepting a new role on the estate, the now-eligible Mary also finds herself the reluctant object of attention from a number of eager suitors. With the twenties in full swing and the tides of change sweeping through Downton, Rose's continued attraction to the bright lights of London spells trouble for the Crawleys, and Edith's budding relationship with Michael Gregson is threatened by events beyond her control. Meanwhile, below stairs, passions run high and young hearts look set to be broken
The Prince & Me by Martha Coolidge( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paige is a college student at a university in Wisconsin where she hopes to attend medical school. One day, Paige meets a new student on campus, Eddie, who is obviously attracted to her. Paige and Eddie strike up a friendship which slowly turns into romance. Paige learns that Eddie is actually Prince Edward, heir to the throne of Denmark, who has come to Wisconsin to chase girls and enjoy himself away from the eye of the European press. Now Paige must decide if she wants to give up her dreams and ambitions, even if she gets her prince in return
Patriot games by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former CIA analyst vacationing with his family in London helps thwart a terrorist attack on a member of the Royal Family and becomes the target of the terrorist whose brother he killed
Thoroughly modern Millie by George Roy Hill( Visual )

16 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City, 1922. Feisty young flapper Millie Dillmount (Academy Award winner Julie Andrews, Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music) is a woman with much on her mind and a great deal of ambition to burn. Keen to marry into money, Millie has her sights set on wealthy company man Trevor Graydon (John Gavin, Spartacus) despite having feelings for penniless paper-clip salesman Jimmy (James Fox, Remains of the Day). Meanwhile aspiring actress and roommate Dorothy Brown (Academy Award® nominee Mary Tyler Moore, Ordinary People) is also looking for love, but in all the wrong places. Living at the Priscilla Hotel for Single Young Ladies run by the strict and calculating Mrs. Meers (Beatrice Lillie) both ladies must overcome their respective entanglements in order to make their dreams come true. Also featuring Carol Channing, directed by Academy Award winner George Roy Hill (The Sting) with a toe-tapping soundtrack by Elmer Bernstein and André Previn, Thoroughly Modern Millie is a colourful song and dance spectacular in the classic movie musical tradition."--Jbhifi.com.au
The golden bowl by James Ivory( Visual )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and German and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the early 1900's, Maggie is the daughter of American tycoon Adam Verver, who marries an impoverished yet charming Italian aristrocrat, Prince Amerigo. Through a twist of fate, Adam marries the Prince's former lover, Charlotte. Maggie's suspicions deepen to a possible affair between the Prince and Charlotte, when Maggie makes the ill-fated purchase of a golden bowl. It becomes only a matter of time before Maggie unravels the truth from a world full of deception and lies
Sexy beast by Jonathan Glazer( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High voltage crime thriller that crackles with chilling style and wit. A savage gangster named Don Logan is met with resistance when he tries to recruit a retired pal for "one last job". But Logan just won't take no for an answer
Gulliver's travels by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bizarre tale of an 18th-century Englishman who travels to strange lands that are strangely like home. It chronicles Gulliver's travels in Lilliput and Brobdingnag, and brings to life the Laputans, Struldbruggs, and Houynhnhms
Those magnificent men in their flying machines, or, How I flew from London to Paris in 25 hours and 11 minutes by Ken Annakin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This extraordinary comic version of the historic 1910 London-to-Paris air race features the greatest aviators from around the world. They all come together when a stuffy, but very rich, newspaper publisher decides to sponsor an airplane race across the English Channel. Convinced it will give his newspaper worldwide publicity, the publisher offers 10,000 pounds to the winner"--Container
The double by Richard Ayoade( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garçon timide, Simon vit en reclus dans un monde qui ne lui témoigne qu'indifférence. Ignoré au travail, méprisé par sa mère et rejeté par la femme de ses rêves, il se sent incapable de prendre son existence en main. L'arrivée d'un nouveau collègue, James, va bouleverser les choses, car ce dernier est à la fois le parfait sosie de Simon et son exact contraire : sûr de lui, charismatique et doué avec les femmes. Cette rencontre amène James à prendre peu à peu le contrôle de la vie de Simon
Effie Gray( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and German and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sumptuous historical drama set against a luscious backdrop exploring the scandalous love triangle between Victorian art critic John Ruskin, his young bride Effie Gray, and his protǧ, ̌ painter John Everett Millais. After marrying Ruskin, Effie quickly realizes her marriage is a lie when Ruskin refuses to consummate it. Yearning for affection, she soon falls for the charms of the charismatic Millais
Greystoke : the legend of Tarzan, lord of the apes by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ape-raised son of shipwrecked aristocrats comes home to his grandfather and Jane in Edwardian England
The Old curiosity shop by Charles Dickens( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In payment for a gambling debt, Little Nell and her grandfather are evicted from their curiosity shop by the evil Daniel Quilp and wander about the country looking for a new home
The servant by Joseph Losey( Visual )

55 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A pampered playboy acquires an elegant townhouse complete with a dedicated man servant. But when the young man's fiancè becomes suspicious of the servant's intentions, he and his 'sister' thrust the household into a sinister game where seduction is corruption and power becomes the most shocking desire of all."--Container
Performance by Donald Cammell( Visual )

48 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow a gangster with a talent for violence and intimidation, on the run and looking for a place to hide. He ends up hiding out with a reclusive rock superstar. It all leads up to a shocking final performance for the rock star
Midsomer murders( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries inspired by the novels of Caroline Graham. Detective Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby has policed the murderous county for decades, and now he is ready to retire. In these four episodes Barnaby investigates his final cases before leaving the denizens of MIdsomer in the capable hands of his cousin, DCI John Barnaby and his partner, Detective Sergeant Ben Jones. Master Class: Competition over a prestigious music class unearths a long-kept secret. The Noble Art: A reenactment of a championship boxing match turns deadly. Not in My Back Yard: A clash over property development leads to a string of murders. Fit for Murder: The Barnabys' spa weekend is interrupted by a gruesome discovery
The Mighty Quinn( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When police officer Xavier Quinn's childhood friend, Maubee, becomes associated with murder and a briefcase full of ten thousand dollar bills, The Mighty Quinn must clear his name. Or try to catch him, which could be even trickier
The Russia house by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and German and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean Connery and Michelle Pfeiffer both deliver exceptional performances as two people - he from England, she from Russia - caught up in a world of spies and politics, whose love could prove fatal to them both. When Katya, a beautiful Russian book editor attempts to send British publisher Barley Blair a manuscript written by "DANTE", a noted Soviet scientist, she unwittingly involves him in a world of international espionage. Having met Blair at a dinner party, Dante trusts him to publish the manuscript, which contains information that could alter the balance of world power. But before the manuscript reaches Blair it is intercepted by the West's spy-masters, who then send Blair to Russia to gain more information on the mysterious manuscript. But when Blair falls in love with Katya, he must decide whose side he is really on
 
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