WorldCat Identities

Whitelaw, Billie 1932-2014

Overview
Works: 187 works in 530 publications in 6 languages and 11,469 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Fantasy films  History  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's films  Made-for-TV movies  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, vac, Author, Performer, Narrator, Other, Interviewee, Creator, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Billie Whitelaw
 
Most widely held works by Billie Whitelaw
The omen by Richard Donner( Visual )

26 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their child is stillborn in Rome - on the 6th day, of the 6th month, at the 6th hour - Robert Thorne, an American diplomat, and his wife Katherine are devasted. In his despair, Thorne exchanges his dead baby for one born at the same time. They unwittingly enter a bargain with the devil that culminates in a series of gruesome 'accidents' by a child that, one day, may destroy the world
The dark crystal by Jim Henson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On another planet in the distant past, a Gelfling embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of a magical crystal, and so restore order to his world
Hot fuzz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicholas Angel is the finest cop London has to offer. He has an arrest record that is higher than any other officer on the force. As a result, Angel's superiors send him to a place where his talents won't be quite so obvious. They send him to the sleepy and seemingly crime-free village of Sandford. He is partnered with the well-meaning but overeager police officer Danny Butterman, who is the son of the police chief. Danny is a huge action movie fan and believes this may be his chance to experience the life of gunfights and car chases. However, as a series of grisly accidents rocks the village, Angel is convinced that Sandford is not what it seems and as the intrigue deepens, Danny's dreams of explosive, high-octane, car-chasing, gunfighting, all-out action seem more and more like a reality
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

34 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In modern-day London, a sex criminal known as the Necktie Murderer has the police on alert; and in typical Hitchcock fashion, their trail is leading to an innocent man who must now elude the law and prove his innocence by finding the real murderer
The Secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the sudden death of her parents, Mary Lennox is sent from their home in India to the English estate of a distant family friend. Sad and lonely, her only interest lies in a secret garden, abandoned after a tragic accident occurred there. With the help of a local boy and Colin, her guardian's invalid son, Mary's spirit is reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
Maurice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

E.M. Forrester's story of two Edwardian-era Cambridge students that fall in love, but must make difficult choices between abiding by British society's strict norms regarding homosexuality and following through on their feelings
Hot Fuzz by Edgar Wright( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicholas Angel is the finest cop London has to offer. He has an arrest record that is higher than any other officer on the force. As a result, Angel's superiors send him to a place where his talents won't be quite so obvious. They send him to the sleepy and seemingly crime-free village of Sandford. He is partnered with the well-meaning but overeager police officer Danny Butterman, who is the son of the police chief. Danny is a huge action movie fan and believes this may be his chance to experience the life of gunfights and car chases. However, as a series of grisly accidents rocks the village, Angel is convinced that Sandford is not what it seems and as the intrigue deepens, Danny's dreams of explosive, high-octane, car-chasing, gunfighting, all-out action seem more and more like a reality
Camille( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French courtesan with a passion for life and romance sacrifices her happiness to prove her love for a young man whose family disapproves of their relationship
Lorna Doone by R. D Blackmore( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

R.D. Blackmore's classic tale of forbidden love, revenge, and adventure in lawless 17th century England is one of the greatest love stories ever told. Lavish costumes, dazzling scenery, and a stellar supporting cast round out this splendid version
John LeCarré's A murder of quality( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Smiley goes to the aid of his former colleague, Ailsa Brimley after she receives a letter from a woman predicting her own murder and naming her husband as the killer. After the woman is found dead, they uncover secret societies, sexual abuse, and a mysterious boy
Alfred Hitchcock's Frenzy( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Necktie Murderer has the London police on red alert and an innocent man is on a desperate quest to find the real sex criminal and clear his name. Alternating heart-pounding tension with distinctive Hitchcock humor, Frenzy marked the Master of Suspense's return to his native England after almost 20 years
Rockaby : the documentary( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His film follows two of Samuel Beckett's foremost interpreters, Billie Whitelaw and Alan Schneider, as they rehearse and premiere Rockaby, his haunting play written specifically for this project
Stephen Poliakoff's Shooting the past( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London mansion housing a huge library of rare old photos gets a new owner who is bent on chucking the pictures and remaking the house as a business college. The library's manager is determined to save the collection at all costs
A Tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The ultimate tale of love, honor, and sacrifice during the bloodstained French Revolution is movingly brought to life in this sumptuous production ... which thrillingly captures all the drama and emotion of one of history's most tumultuous eras"--Container
Napoleon & love by Ian Holm( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British drama depicting the many women in Napoleon Bonaparte's love life, starring Ian Holm as Napoleon and Billie Whitelaw as Josephine
Billie Whitelaw - who he? : an autobiography by Billie Whitelaw( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maurice by James Ivory( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

E.M. Forrester's story of two Edwardian-era Cambridge graduates that fall in love, but must abide by British society's strict norms regarding homosexuality
Shooting the past by Stephen Poliakoff( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photographic collection holding extraordinary stories from the past must be sold or destroyed so a renovation of the building may be carried out by an American developer. An eccentric group of employees sets out to save the collection
A dinner of herbs( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A TV mini-series with love, hate, betrayal and revenge set in a 19th-century, working class English town, based on Catherine Cookson's novel
Notfilm( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the making and meaning of Film, a 1965 short film starring Buster Keaton, that was written by Samuel Beckett, directed by Alan Schneider, and produced by Barney Rosset. Topics covered include the circumstances leading to the film's production, the production process itself, and the film's critical reception. Includes outtakes, never-before-heard audio recordings of production meetings, interviews, and other archival information
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.13 for Hot fuzz / ... to 1.00 for Daniel C. ...)

Frenzy Alfred Hitchcock's Frenzy
Covers
Alfred Hitchcock's FrenzyBillie Whitelaw - who he? : an autobiography
Alternative Names
Billi Uaytlou

Billie Whitelaw

Billie Whitelaw actrice britannique

Billie Whitelaw angol színésznő

Billie Whitelaw attrice britannica

Billie Whitelaw britische Schauspielerin

Billie Whitelaw britisk skodespelar

Billie Whitelaw britisk skuespiller

Billie Whitelaw Brits acteur

Billie Whitelaw Brits actrice

Billie Whitelaw brittisk skådespelare

Billie Whitelaw English actress

Whitelaw, Billie Honor 1932-2014

Whitelaw, Billy 1932-2014

Билли Уайтлоу

Բիլլի Ուայթլոու անգլիացի դերասանուհի

בילי וייטלו שחקנית אנגלייה

بيلي وايتلو

بیلی وایتلا

بیلی وایتلاو بازیگر بریتانیایی

빌리 화이틀로 잉글랜드의 여자 배우

ビリー・ホワイトロー

比利·懷特勞

Languages
English (176)

German (3)

French (2)

Italian (2)

Spanish (2)

Dutch (2)