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Lumley, Joanna

Overview
Works: 544 works in 1,212 publications in 5 languages and 25,160 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Animated films  Children's films  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Puppet films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Narrator, Production personnel, Performer, Producer, Author of introduction, Singer, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Joanna Lumley
 
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Most widely held works by Joanna Lumley
Ella enchanted by Gail Carson Levine( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 2,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ella lives in a fanciful and magical world where all children are given a "gift" from their fairy Godmother at birth. Ella's gift - and curse - was that of obedience. As a result, Ella cannot refuse any command, and as a result she is often taken advantage of. In a bid to regain control of her life, Ella goes on a quest to free herself from this mysterious "gift". Ella must outwit a kingdom filled with ogres, giants, wicked stepsisters, talking books and other various evil plots
The Wolf of Wall Street by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

19 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex. Money. Power. Drugs. Brace yourself for an outrageous true story from legendary filmmaker Martin Scorsese. Jordan Belfort, a young stockbroker, is hungry for fame and glory in New York City, where corruption is king and more is never enough
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride by Tim Burton( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stop-motion animated film in the tradition of "The Nightmare Before Christmas". In a 19th-century European village a young man is dragged off to the underworld to marry a mysterious Corpse Bride, leaving his real bride Victoria back in the real world. Colourful as this new world appears to be, Victor only wants to return to his one true love
Cold Comfort Farm by John Schlesinger( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently orphaned, Flora ignores the sage advise of Mrs. Smiley and moves to the country to live on a decrepit farm with her eccentric relatives, where she finds ample material for the novel she wishes to write
Absolutely fabulous : the movie by Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie( Visual )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After grabbing the attention of both the media and police for accidentally knocking Kate Moss into a River, Edina and Patsy hide out in the south of France to escape the paparazzi frenzy
Whispers : an elephant's tale( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whispers, an innocent baby elephant who's just learning to walk on his own four feet, finds himself separated from his mother Gentle Heart. In his desperate search to find her, he meets the cynical loner Groove, an outcast from her own herd who never wanted to be a mother. Together, this unlikely pair braves danger after danger on their journey to find water and Whispers' mother
The cat's meow by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of one of the most notorious Tinseltown legends to circulate at the height of the studio era. In November 1924, a mysterious Hollywood death occurred aboard media mogul William Randolph Hearst's yacht. Included among the famous guests that weekend were Charlie Chaplin, starlet Marion Davies, the studio system creator and producer Thomas Ince, and feared gossip columnist, Louella Parsons
Agatha Christie Marple( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four full-length whodunit mysteries
Rosamunde Pilcher's Coming home by Rosamunde Pilcher( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

England between the wars is the starting place for this epic tale of love, friendship and the discovery of womanhood. Judith Dunbar is left behind at boarding school by her parents and sister, who are posted overseas in the days leading up to World War II. She comes of age in a time of turbulence and danger, but finds comfort in the wealthy Carey-Lewis family, whose estate on the Cornish coast, Nancherrow, becomes her surrogate home
The making of a lady by Lydia Wilson( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During her duties as a lady's companion, Emily meets her employer's nephew, Lord James Walderhurst. Accepting his marriage proposal, Emily finds solace in the company of Walderhurst's nephew and his glamorous wife, after Lord James leaves to rejoin his regiment. Emily, alone with the Osborns, increasingly comes under their control. She begins to fear for her life
The Cazalets( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three generations of the Cazalet family in the shadows of WWII
Shirley Valentine by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and French and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English housewife, bored with her life, goes on a vacation with a friend to Greece and finds that there's more to life than just dishes and laundry when she has a fling with a handsome man
A rather English marriage by Paul Seed( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two recently-widowed men come to terms with the deaths of their wives. Reggie Conyngham-Jervis is a wealthy ex-fighter pilot. Roy Southgate is a retired milkman. Both are widowed on the same night. Now this 'odd couple' decide to overlook their differences and move in together. At first the two become friends, until their unlikely relationship is threatened by the arrival of Liz Franks, an alluring woman with a hidden agenda
Absolutely fabulous( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic misadventures of fashion femme fatales Edina and Patsy
Agatha Christie Marple by Agatha Christie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple solves mysteries set against a rich background of grand English estates, gorgeous scenery, and post-WWII period detail. The mirror crack'd from side to side: Hollywood star Marina Gregg has moved into Gossington Hall. When Marina and her dashing young husband host a party for the village, a garrulous fan drops dead after drinking a poisoned cocktail. The secrets of Chimneys: Miss Marple accompanies Lady Virginia Revel to her family home of Chimneys, once famed for its diplomatic gatherings. A murder in a secret passageway puts Miss Marple on the path to uncovering Chimney's dark past. The blue geranium: Did the wealthy and unpopular Mary Pritchard really die of shock when the geranium on her wallpaper turned blue? And what about the murder that happened soon after, and the body discovered shortly before. Miss Marple has new evidence and must stop a court hearing before the wrong person is found guilty
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( Visual )

27 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wildly imaginative tale about a young boy who journeys to wonderous New York City to fulfil a dream! When James spills a pouch of "magic crocodile tongues" in his yard, a giant peach grows overnight. Climbing inside, James is instantly transported into an enchanted world filled with human-like insects including a brash centipede, a matronly ladybug, a cultured grasshopper and a saucy spider. Their magnificent journey across the Atlantic Ocean becomes the thrilling adventure of a lifetime and a welcome escape from James' wicked old aunts!
Clatterford( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sal's husband dies suddenly of a heart attack, Sal and her best friend, Tip try to find some fun among the knitting and cake-baking of The Ladies' Guild in the small West Country town of Clatterford St. Mary. The Guild members are certainly an eccentric bunch: leader Eileen, who takes her position--and chains--very seriously; cheese-mad Rose (or Margaret, depending on whether she's taken her medication); Delilah Stagg of the loose false teeth and orange tights; rock star mother Caroline who, when not horse riding or dining at Madonna's, is always on the lookout for somebody to do the school run; Queenie, a crossing guard in search of some traffic; and Kate, the local grievance group visitor, still wallowing in widowhood
Absolutely fabulous( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic misadventures of fashion femme fatales Edina and Patsy
Absolutely fabulous by Bob Spiers( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic misadventures of fashion femme fatales Edina and Patsy
Girl Friday by Joanna Lumley( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a diary of the author's experiences of nine days on an island off Madagascar. She rises to the challenge of the island: building a house, surviving a storm, finding fresh food and water as well as learning to cope with the heat and insects. This book is an account of survival and an intimate record of how it feels to live in solitude as she describes her excitement, joy, and increasing sense of dislocation
 
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A rather English marriage
Alternative Names
Joanna Lumley actrice britannique

Joanna Lumley actriz británica

Joanna Lumley attrice britannica

Joanna Lumley britische Schauspielerin

Joanna Lumley Brits filmacteur

Joanna Lumley Brits filmactrice

Joanna Lumley English actress and former model

Joanna Lumley herečka

Lamond, Joanna.

Lamond, Joanna 1946-

Lamond Lumley, Joanna 1946-

Lumley Lamond, Joanna.

Τζοάνα Λάμλεϊ

Ламли, Джоанна

Ջոաննա Լամլի

ג'ואנה למליי

ג'ואנה למליי סופרת בריטית

جوانا لامبی

جوانا لوملي

조애나 럼리

ジョアンナ・ラムレイ

喬安娜·拉姆利

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The cat's meowThe CazaletsA rather English marriageJames and the giant peachGirl FridayJoanna LumleyAbsolutely