WorldCat Identities

York, Susannah

Works: 314 works in 913 publications in 8 languages and 18,259 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Superhero films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  History  Fantasy films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Costume designer, Artist, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Susannah York
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

34 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,182 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
Disney's a Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,822 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 )

63 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,678 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 )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 946 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 )

59 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 932 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 )

22 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 687 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 Dave Fleischer( Visual )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and French and held by 652 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
Jane Eyre( Visual )

29 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in English and held by 585 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 )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un niño de un planeta moribundo es enviado a la Tierra, donde es criado por una pareja de esposos. Al crecer se hace pasar por reportero de un periódico, pero su verdadera identidad es ser Superman, un super héroe que lucha por la justicia
Devices and desires( Visual )

6 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 )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This six tales of suspense examines the jealous, betrayals, and resentments that lead to tragedy
Tunes of glory by Ronald Neame( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 420 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
We'll meet again( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 285 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
St. Patrick the Irish legend( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 265 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
The killing of Sister George by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

30 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 260 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 )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 256 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
4 film favorites Superman ; Superman the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV: the quest for peace( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 249 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 Noël Coward collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 224 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 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This masterfully filmed interview with the Pulitzer Prize-winning author juxtaposes her comments and literary recitations with dramatic interpretations from Steven Spielberg's film. Walker reveals the characters as actual people from her childhood. Describing the work as honoring the dignity of all people, especially black women, Walker offers the novel as an example of the power of art as a weapon against racism and sexism. The importance of interpreting literary tradition in the context of history and culture is examined. Director Steven Spielberg is also interviewed."--Description provided by Films Media Group
The turn of the screw by Henry James( Recording )

9 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uncanny ghost story of two children tormented by "visitations," and their governess, who may or may not have hallucinated it all herself
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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

Йорк, Сюзанна

Сюзанна Йорк

סוזאנה יורק

سوزانا یورک بازیگر و نویسنده بریتانیایی




Superman IIThey shoot horses don't they?SupermanJane EyreSupermanTunes of gloryWe'll meet againThe killing of Sister George4 film favorites Superman ; Superman the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV: the quest for peace