WorldCat Identities

York, Susannah

Works: 348 works in 1,016 publications in 8 languages and 18,645 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Superhero films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  History  Fantasy films  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist, Costume designer, Conceptor, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Susannah York
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

38 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At first, miserable, greedy old Scrooge can't tolerate the revelry of Christmas, much less comprehend its meaning. But visits from his former business partner's ghost and three cautionary spectres from the past, present and future force the man to soul-search
Tom Jones by Tony Richardson( Visual )

67 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lusty adventures of a handsome and good-natured young man seeking his fortune and his true parentage in 18th century England
Superman II by Richard Lester( Visual )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unwittingly released from Phantom Zone imprisonment, three super-powered Planet Krypton criminals plan to enslave Earth. At the same time, Superman decides to show a more romantic side of himself to Lois Lane
They shoot horses don't they? by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

39 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The haunting madness and desperation of Depression-era marathon dance contest participants. Brought together by chance, Gloria and Robert test the limits of their friendship and physical endurance, encouraged by the manipulative contest promoter
Jean Genet's The maids by Jean Genet( Visual )

25 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Parisian sisters, Solange and Claire, serve as maids to a cruel socialite, but whenever she leaves, the two act out a bizarre, complex role-playing psychodrama of domination and control that feeds their powerful lust for revenge upon the mistress they serve
Superman by Richard Donner( Visual )

22 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and French and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As an infant, Superman is sent to earth from the doomed planet Krypton. As he grows up, he learns he has super powers which he must hide from the ordinary mortals around him. But the time comes when Superman's powers for good are revealed to the world. Superman battles with supercriminal Lex Luthor and his cohorts as they attempt to destroy California by activating the San Andreas fault
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Visual )

37 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Eyre is the orphan girl who secures a position as a governess to the ward of Edward Rochester, lord of an English manor house call Thornfield, whose halls hide a dark and sinister secret
Superman by Richard Donner( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child from a dying planet is sent to Earth, where he is brought up by human parents and poses as a newspaper reporter, becoming Superman when necessary to use his special powers to save others
Tunes of glory by Ronald Neame( Visual )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jock Sinclair is a whiskey-drinking, by-the-bootstraps commanding officer of a peacetime Scottish battalion. Sinclair is a lifetime military man. He expects loyalty and respect from his men. But when Basil Barrow, an educated, by-the-book scion from a traditional military family enters the scene as Sinclair's replacement, the two men become locked in a fierce battle for control of the battalion and the hearts and minds of its men
Devices and desires by P. D James( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgliesh retreats to an isolated town for some rest, but his isolation is shattered when he discovers he cannot escape murder
The Ruth Rendell mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This six tales of suspense examines the jealous, betrayals, and resentments that lead to tragedy
St. Patrick : the Irish legend( Visual )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Irish hero, St. Patrick, whose belief that good conquers evil would liberate Ireland and alter the course of history
4 film favorites Superman ; Superman the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV: the quest for peace( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman IV: Archvillain Lex Luthor, determined to make the world safe for nuclear arms merchants, creates a new being to challenge the Man of Steel, the radiation-charged Nuclear Man. The two super-powered foes clash and Superman saves the Statue of Liberty, repulses a volcanic eruption of Mount Etna, rebuilds the demolished Great Wall of China and performs many more spectacular feats
The killing of Sister George by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

24 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard drinking lesbian soap opera star Joan learns that the network is planning to kill off her character and that a BBC executive is out to seduce her lover Childie
Rage of angels by Sidney Sheldon( Recording )

7 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a brilliant and beautiful young woman lawyer who survives shattering career setbacks to become one of the most successful defense attorneys in America
The Noël Coward collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noël Coward is the definitive playwright of the early 20th century, contributing a robust repertoire of brilliant material. Playwright, actor, composer, and irrepressible socialite, Coward charmed high society in both London and New York during his heyday, and his work continues to charm audiences today with its urbane wit, sly humor and distinctive style
Alice Walker and the color purple( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview in which the author's comments and the recitations are juxtaposed with dramatic interpretations of her novel and clips from the film adaptation. Director Steven Spielberg is also interviewed
Robert Altman's images by Robert Altman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cathryn is suffering from schizophrenia and is haunted by hallucinations of apparitions. Her husband has his mind on other things, while her mental state is deteriorating. She is unable to define whether the people around her, like visitors to their house, are real or imaginary
Franklyn by Gerald McMorrow( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preest is a masked vigilante detective who is searching for his nemesis on the streets of Meanwhile City, a monolithic metropolis ruthlessly governed by faith and religious fervor. Esser is a broken man who is searching for his wayward son amongst the rough streets of London's homeless. Milo is a heartbroken thirty-something desperately trying to find a way back to the purity of first love. Emilia is a beautiful art student whose suicidal art projects are becoming increasingly more complex and deadly. Four souls bound by fate, romance and tragedy, colliding in these two parallel worlds. A single bullet will alter the course of their lives forever
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A man for all seasons
Alternative Names
Fletcher, Susannah Yolande

Fletcher, Susannah Yolande 1939-2011

Susannah York actrice britannique

Susannah York aktorka brytyjska

Susannah York attrice britannica

Susannah York britische Filmschauspielerin und Autorin

Susannah York Brits actrice

York, Susan 1939-2011

York, Susannah

Σουζάνα Γιορκ

Йорк, Сюзанна

Сюзанна Йорк

סוזאנה יורק סופרת בריטית

سوزانا یورک بازیگر و نویسنده بریتانیایی

수재나 요크 잉글랜드의 배우




Superman IIThey shoot horses don't they?SupermanJane EyreSupermanTunes of glory4 film favorites Superman ; Superman the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV: the quest for peaceThe killing of Sister George