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Hodson, Christopher 1929-

Works: 138 works in 223 publications in 1 language and 5,037 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Film adaptations  Television comedies  Television adaptations  Television series  Television mini-series  Made-for-TV movies  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Director
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Christopher Hodson
Agatha Christie's Tommy & Tuppence partners in crime( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elegantly attired in stunning period outfits, the fun-loving and flirtatious Beresford couple thrives on matching wits with criminals and with each other. This collection of episodes from the popular TV series chronicles their partnership from its beginnings through their days as proprietors of Blunt's Detective Agency
Strong poison( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey falls in love with Harriet Vane, a mystery writer who is wrongly accused of killer her husband
Gaudy night( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet returns to Oxford for a reunion and is asked by a professor to help solve a mystery, and deals with her growing feelings for her friend Lord Peter Wimsey
Lillie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the acclaimed British actress and courtesan Lillie Langtry from the blush of youth to the blight of old age. At a time when society expected women to be docile and demure, Lillie posed for celebrity endorsements, conducted her own business affairs, and paid her first husband to keep his distance. Even more scandalously, she openly entertained a string of lovers among Europe's elite, including the very married Prince of Wales
Dorothy L. Sayers mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three elegant murder mysteries adapted from the crime novels of Dorothy L. Sayers which chronicle the relationship of amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey and Harriet Vane unfolds in a realm of romance and intrigue
Campion( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Davison plays Margery Allingham's enigmatic sleuth, with Brian Glover as his loyal but slightly shady manservant
Lillie( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lillie Langtry defies the moral traditions of Victorian England and nineteenth-century America, she becomes one of the most celebrated and scandalous women of her time. Bold, intelligent and witty, Lillie's dazzling beauty and brazen determination liberate her from a woman's "proper" place in society. Rising from modest beginnings to international superstar to the bed of the Prince of Wales, she is a "serial" lover, attracting attention from kings, judges, princes and commoners, and manipulating them as she desires.--Container
Thomas & Sarah( Visual )

7 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spin-off, antedated to 1911, followed the up-and-down adventures of two former Bellamy employees as they made a go of it on their own in pursuit of extravagant dreams
Mr. Palfrey of Westminster : complete collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He describes himself as "just a civil servant." But in the cloak-and-dagger world of the British security services, mild-mannered Mr. Palfrey is an invaluable player in the spy game. A master of counterespionage and a spy-catcher extraordinaire, he is smart, discreet, cunning and likes to do things his own way. His new boss quickly realizes the talents and the dangers of the deceptively charming, utterly ruthless Palfrey. Known simply as "the Coordinator" she appoints an assistant to work with Palfrey, but report back to her. As always, however, Palfrey has his own ideas
Upstairs downstairs( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of the aristocratic Bellamy family and their loyal and lively servants. Real-life events from 1903-1930 are incorporated into the stories of the Bellamy household. On this disc, James heads for the Western Front, home on leave, he reveals details of the war, Hudson is badly shaken by the sinking of the Lusitania, and life downstairs is disrupted as servants take wartime jobs. Also Hazel helps James return to his regiment, Rose accepts a proposal of marriage, and Hazel spends time with a young pilot
Raffles : the complete collection by E. W Hornung( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gentleman of leisure, ladies' man, and professional cricketer A.J. Raffles has an unusual hobby: grand larceny. Follow his mischievous adventures with his old school chum Bunny as they hobnob with, and rob, the high society of Victorian England. Includes the never-before-released pilot episode
We'll meet again( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years into World War II, the quiet English village of Market Wetherby is in for a shock. They are not being invaded by the Germans, but the American servicemen at the new U.S. airbase are arriving. These newcomers are an entirely different breed altogether. But, for local doctor Helen Dereham and base commander Major James Kylie, they strike up a distinctly warm relationship. In a small place like Market Wetherby, few are left untouched
Thomas & Sarah : the continuing saga of the Upstairs Downstairs characters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas & Sarah reunites fans with the wily chauffeur and the sassy cockney parlor maid from Upstairs, Downstairs. In these thirteen episodes, the scheming pair embarks on adventures of smuggling, swindling, matchmaking, and magic
Campion( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Sutane, a brilliant musical comedy star and toast of London's West End theatre scene, falls victim to a series of malicious practical jokes
Mary Higgins Clark's We'll meet again by Mary Higgins Clark( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the early summer of 1943, England was home away from home for thousands of men of the United States Armed Services, as America's commitment to the war in Europe intensified. Set in a quiet, English, market town in 1943, [the series]explores the shattering effect on the local community caused by the arrival of a Bomber Group of the United States Eighth Air Force posted nearby."--Container
The man in the mist( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tommy has failed to solve a case of robbery. While he and Tuppence are consoling themselves in a provincial hotel, unexpected events develop. Soon they find that they are dealing with a case of murder
The Unbreakable alibi by Agatha Christie( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monty Jones, a wealthy young man, asks Tommy and Tuppence to help him. He is in love with an Australian art journalist who will only marry him if he can prove that of the two alibis she creates, one is false
Finessing the king( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clues from a curious personal ad in a newspaper draw detectives Tommy and Tuppence Beresford into a complex drama of death and deception
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Hodson, Chris.

Hodson, Chris 1929-

English (73)

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