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York, Susannah

Overview
Works: 413 works in 1,198 publications in 8 languages and 19,148 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Superhero films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Comedy films  Television adaptations  Picaresque films  Made-for-TV movies  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Artist, Conceptor, Costume designer, Commentator, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Susannah York
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

56 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,130 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 )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 1,846 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 specters from the past, present and future force the man to soul-search
Tom Jones by Tony Richardson( Visual )

75 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lusty tale set in 18th century England. Tom Jones is an orphan raised by the village squire who grows up to be a handsome young man with a way with women. He loves the daughter of a neighbouring landowner, and falls into many adventures in pursuit of her, including duels, bedroom romps and prison
They shoot horses don't they? by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

51 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set The lives of a disparate group of contestants intertwine in an inhumanely grueling dance marathon during the Great Depression
Superman II by Richard Lester( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic takes up where Superman, the movie leaves off. Superman deals witha trio of villains whose powers rival Superman's own
Superman by Richard Donner( Visual )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and French and held by 856 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( Visual )

30 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in English and held by 525 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
Jean Genet's The maids( Visual )

7 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 504 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, the movie by Richard Donner( Visual )

20 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most spectacular movies ever made, starring Marlon Brando as Jor-El and Christopher Reeve as the Man of Steel. Director Richard Donner assembled a cast and dreative contingent boasting twelve Academy Awards and nearly 100 nominations to make this extraordinary film epic. Watching Superman fly, save speeding trains, hold up the San Andreas fault, and carry Lois Lane high in the air over Metropolis isn't just like being a kid again. It's better. Rated PG
Devices and desires by P. D James( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 450 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
Tunes of glory by Ronald Neame( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 400 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
The Ruth Rendell mysteries( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This six tales of suspense examines the jealous, betrayals, and resentments that lead to tragedy
The killing of Sister George by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

29 editions published between 1968 and 2018 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"George lives with her lover, Childie and plays a cheerful district nurse in a BBC soap opera. However, her character is to be killed off, and George realises that the only other job she can get is the voice of a cow in a children's tv programme. Her life begins to fall apart as Childie has an affair with a predatory tv producer"--IMDb
St. Patrick : the Irish legend( Visual )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 258 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 )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 256 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
Tom Jones( Visual )

10 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the early 1960s, at the height of the British New Wave, director Tony Richardson and playwright John Osborne set out for more fanciful territory than the gritty realism of the movement they'd helped establish. Tom Jones brings a theatrical flair to Henry Fielding's canonical eighteenth-century novel, boisterously chronicling the misadventures of the foundling of the title (Albert Finney, in a career-defining performance), whose easy charm seems to lead him astray at every turn from his beloved, the wellborn Sophie Western (Susannah York). This spirited picaresque, evocatively shot in England's rambling countryside and featuring an extraordinary ensemble cast, went on to become a worldwide sensation, winning the Oscar for best picture on the way to securing its status as a classic of irreverent wit and playful cinematic expression"--Container
Rage of angels by Sidney Sheldon( Recording )

7 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 215 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 )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 210 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
Robert Altman's images( Visual )

7 editions published between 1972 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 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
The silent partner by Elliott Gould( Visual )

17 editions published between 1979 and 2019 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After getting wind of master criminal Harry Reikle's plan to rob his bank, Miles Cullen hides $50,000 in a safety deposit box. The scheme works, until Reikle learns of the discrepancy and comes looking for Cullen
 
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A man for all seasons
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They shoot horses don't they?Superman IISupermanSuperman, the movieTunes of gloryThe killing of Sister George4 film favorites Superman ; Superman the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV: the quest for peaceThe silent partner
Alternative Names
Fletcher, Susannah Yolande

Fletcher, Susannah Yolande 1939-2011

Susannah York

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

Сюзанна Йорк британская актриса театра и кино

סוזאנה יורק סופרת בריטית

سوزانا يورك

سوزانا یورک

سوزانا یورک بازیگر و نویسنده بریتانیایی

수재나 요크 잉글랜드의 배우

スザンナ・ヨーク

苏珊娜·约克

蘇珊挪·玉

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