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Lumley, Joanna

Works: 498 works in 1,269 publications in 5 languages and 25,794 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Animated films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Biographical films  Comedy films  Puppet films  Live-action/animation films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, 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 )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,433 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 othr various evil plots
The Wolf of Wall Street by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

24 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,272 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 )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,542 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
Absolutely fabulous : the movie by Jennifer Saunders( Visual )

52 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,281 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
Cold Comfort Farm by John Schlesinger( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,108 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
Whispers : an elephant's tale by Walt Disney Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a baby elephant separated from his mother. While he searches desperately for her, he is only able to find the sassy and fiercely independent Groove, an outcast from her own herd and the last elephant in the world to ever be a substitute mom. Unfortunately for Groove, Whispers takes hold of her tail and refuses to let go and the two join to make an unusual family. Through their bickering, singing, laughing and crying, they brave the hidden dangers of the dark forest while they make their way towards the great river, a rumored paradise for elephants
The cat's meow by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 596 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
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( Visual )

29 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do you recall how the world looked to you as a child? Everything was huge. Buildings, furniture, and grown-ups -- they all dwarfed you, some of them so large as to seem monstrous. If a thing delighted you, it was a wonder; if it frightened you, it was a terror-this spirit animates this animated version of Roald Dahl's story "James and the Giant Peach." James' parents have died, and now he toils for his cruel aunts, Spiker and Sponge. One day, an old man arrives and gives him bag of glowing green 'crocodile tongues.' James accidentally drops these, whereupon they cause a tree to sprout a giant-size peach. Soon enough, James finds himself magically inside the Peach, where insects have taken up residence. One day the Peach rolls away with James inside, and the adventure begins
Absolutely fabulous by Jennifer Saunders( Visual )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy on the shenanigans of Edina and Patsy
Rosamunde Pilcher's Coming home by Gus Chambers( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left behind by her parents at boarding school during World War II, Judith comes into womanhood and finds comfort in the wealthy Carey-Lewis family
The Cazalets( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three generations of the Cazalet family in the shadows of WWII
Shirley Valentine by Willy Russell( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and French and held by 425 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 )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 410 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 )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 336 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 98 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
Stare back and smile : memoirs by Joanna Lumley( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author reveals her life from birth to present. Her early years represent a certain English childhood that, for better or worse, has gone forever. She also describes the different areas of her life from modelling in the 60s, acting, bringing up her son, and finally to writing
No room for secrets by Joanna Lumley( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joanna Lumley uses the unique structure of a tour through her beloved home to tell you about her life: in the hall we learn about her childhood in India and the Far East; in the study her boarding school years in England; in the drawing room her passion for travel and love of books; in the kitchen we hear about her modelling career in the sixties and her opinions on dieting; in the bathroom her beauty regime (or lack of); in the attic her feelings about her life now. Personal letters and photographs inspire other memories, about the people she has met, the plays, films and TV series she has worked on, the experiences that have had most impact on her and the many places she has travelled to and called home
Joanna Lumley in the land of the northern lights( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joanna Lumley pursues a life-long dream to track down the elusive and beautiful Northern Lights. As a little girl growing up in Malaysia, she always longed to make this journey. Her journey takes her North across the Arctic Circle, up through Norway and finally to Svalbard, the most northerly permanently inhabited place on Earth, where she has to cope with temperatures approaching minus 30 C. She explores the romantic fjords of Lofoten and learns to ride a snowmobile, speeding across endless expanses of Lapland tundra with a Sami herdsman in search of his reindeer. The fascinating people she meets on her journey north fire Joanna's passion to see the Northern Lights still further, telling her about the unique spectacle and power of this true wonder of the world. Finally, in a breathtaking climax to the film, Joanna gets to see with her own eyes the spectacular beauty of the Northern Lights
Girl Friday( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is paradise really like? Left to fend for herself on a desert island, Joanna Lumley finds out
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Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.10 for Ella encha ... to 1.00 for Pig tales ...)

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



The cat's meowJames and the giant peachAbsolutely fabulousThe CazaletsA rather English marriageGirl FridayStare back and smile : memoirsNo room for secrets