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Law, Phyllida 1932-

Overview
Works: 80 works in 260 publications in 4 languages and 6,757 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television series  Detective and mystery television programs  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  Television comedies  Domestic fiction  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
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Sense & sensibility by Jane Austen( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sense and sensibility: Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve when she falls in love with the charming but unsuitable John Willoughby, ignoring her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behavior leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Elinor, sensitive to social convention, struggles to conceal her own romantic disappointment, even from those closest to her. Will the sisters learn that sense must mix with sensibility if they are to find personal happiness in a society where status and money govern the rules of love?
Copying Beethoven by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Anna Holz, a Viennese music student is asked to transcribe scoring notes for the great Ludwig van Beethoven, she eagerly accepts. She does so despite the warnings about Beethoven's volatile behavior. Beethoven is part maestro, part mentor and part madman. He reluctantly relies on Anna to help him realize the culmination of his art
The winter guest by Alan Rickman( Visual )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and French and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inside look at the lives of eight people living in a remote and icy Scottish village. On a cold winter day, an elderly woman arrives uninvited and unexpectedly at the home of her daughter, Frances, who is still grieving over her young husband's recent death. Together, they embark on an emotional journey neither of them are ready for but both know must be taken
Midsomer murders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death's shadow: A successful theatrical director, Simon Fletcher, returns to Badger's Drift, his head filled with disturbing childhood memories. Soon after, a local property developer becomes the first in a string of baffling murders. Strangler's wood: When a beautiful Brazilian woman is found strangled with a striped necktie in Raven's Wood, Barnaby experiences a disturbing sense of déjà vu. His investigation leads him to a trail fo blackmail, greed and betrayal. Blood will out: Barnaby is enlisted to keep the peace when the arrival of two feuding clans of travelers disrupts the tranquility of Martyr Warren. Local magistrate and Falklands War veteran Hector Bridges gets fired up about the interlopers and unwisely marches into the fray. Beyond the grave: First the portrait of a wealthy village forefather is found slashed to shreds in a local museum. Then a string of unearthly happenings in the museum and its graveyard terrify the community. Barnaby and Troy are called upon to separate fact from fiction
Midsomer murders( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. Death in the slow lane: A classic car show becomes a crime scene after a grisly death. Dark secrets: Barnaby and Jones investigate the suspicious death of a social services employee. Echoes of the dead: The detectives look into a series of copycat murders. the oblong murders: Jones goes undercover to investigate a local new-age cult
Foyle's war( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the end of World War II slowly but inevitably approaching, DCS Christopher Foyle and his fellow citizens learn the price of victory and face a peace that will transform their lives in unexpected ways
Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf( Recording )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a masterful interplay of past and present, Woolf captures a single day in one woman's life. As Mrs. Clarissa Dalloway makes arrangements for a party, she remembers her youth, considers the crushing effects of the Great War, and reexamines the reasons behind her practical marriage. In getting ready to welcome her guests, Clarissa also prepares to face the next stage of her life
Kingdom by Lars von Trier( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawyer Peter Kingdom represents the oddball people in the town of Market Shipborough, England. While trying to seek answers to the problems of everyone else, he continues to be overshadowed by the disappearance of his brother, who may or may not still be alive. Contains six episodes
Kingdom( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Respected country solicitor Peter Kingdom, with the assistance of his apprentice Lyle and secretary Gloria, runs a small legal practice in Market Shipborough for the eccentric people of Norfolk. Peter lives with his slightly crazy sister Beatrice, and recently lost his half-brother Simon under mysterious circumstances
To the lighthouse by Virginia Woolf( Recording )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vivid impressionist depiction of a family holiday, and a meditation on a marriage, on parenthood and childhood, on grief, tyranny, and bitterness. Its use of stream of consciousness, reminiscence, and shifting perspectives gives the novel an intimate, poetic essence, and at the time of publication in 1927 it represented an utter rejection of Victorian and Edwardian literary values--Container
Pinochet's last stand( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1973, Gen. Pinochet overtook Chile in a violent coup. In 1998 came the surprise arrest of the former Chilean dictator for crimes against humanity. Armed with a diplomatic passport and apparent immunity, the retired general visited Great Britain for a vacation that was to forever change his life -- and the prospects for dictators across the globe. Amnesty International spearheaded the long-awaited arrest with help from the Spanish and British governments, but faced a pro-Pinochet publicity campaign masterminded by one of the dictator's few allies, former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. As the dissenting faction pushed for an extradition trail, 500 days passed with Pinochet held under house arrest in an exclusive suburban London community
Midsomer murders( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Chief Inspector John Barnaby and Detective Sergeant Ben Jones must investigate the secrets and scandals centering on a reclusive couple after a social services investigator tries to visit them and is later found dead
Peter's friends by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and German and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Peter and his best friends met in college as members of a comedy troupe. Ten years later, he calls them all together to ring in 1992 at his newly inherited mansion."--Container
A little trip to heaven( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insurance agent Abe Holt is investigating the suspicious death of the driver of a burned-out car. He must find out whether or not the dead man - a conman with a record - could possibly have been the victim of an attempt to swindle the insurance company
All or nothing at all( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo Hopkins is a charming man who has everything - a secure career as a financial market analyst, a wealthy wife, adoring children, a wide circle of friends and two homes. Like so many people in his position, he wants more; but, more rarely, he wants to make everybody happy. He hits on an amazing scheme to do both but ends up gambling everything he has with tragic consequences
Ways to live forever by Langen( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

12-year old Sam and his family and best friend Felix face Sam's leukemia and his uncertain future by learning about the disease as well as making lists of what Sam wishes to do someday
Foyle's war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DCS Christopher Foyle investigates wartime crimes in the English coastal town of Hastings. With the end of World War II slowly but inevitably approaching, Foyle and his fellow citizens learn the price of victory and face a peace that will transform their lives in unexpected ways. October 1944: At a psychiatric clinic treating troubled soldiers, the investigation of a doctor's murder turns up no shortage of suspects among the patients and staff. It also complicates Foyle's friendship with Dr. Josef Novak, the Polish refugee who heads the clinic
Sense & sensibility by Jeremy Lovering( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jane Austen wrote about romance and courtship from personal experience, so it is hard to believe that she never married. Miss Austen Regrets dramatizes the lost loves of Austen's life, including Harris Bigg, whose proposal she accepted and then rejected; Edward Brydges, who she also refused; the tongue-tied vicar she teased mercilessly; and the young surgeon who arrived on the scene too late to steal her heart"--Container
Foyle's war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Chief Superintendent Christopher Foyle works in the English town of Hastings. As World War II tears the social fabric of this once quiet coastal community, Foyle investigates crimes the conflict has fostered the home front
Day of wrath by Adrian Rudomin( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the tumultuous Spanish Inquisition, greed, torture, and death have taken over a village. Fighting deceit and betrayal, Ruy de Mendoza wields his sword to reveal a secret conspiracy
 
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Pinochet's last stand
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To the lighthousePinochet's last standDay of wrath
Alternative Names
Phyllida Law acteur uit Schotland

Phyllida Law actrice britannique

Phyllida Law actrice uit Schotland

Phyllida Law actriz británica

Phyllida Law attrice scozzese

Phyllida Law britesch Schauspillerin

Phyllida Law britische Schauspielerin

Ло, Филлида

Філіда Ло

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פילידה לאו

פילידה לאו שחקנית בריטית

فیلیدا لاو بازیگر اسکاتلندی

フィリーダ・ロウ

費莉達·洛

Languages
English (168)

German (1)

Turkish (1)

French (1)