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Redgrave, Michael

Works: 549 works in 1,962 publications in 9 languages and 26,684 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Romantic comedy films  Biography  Television mini-series  Television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Editor, Costume designer, Contributor, Author of introduction, Other, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Michael Redgrave
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Most widely held works by Michael Redgrave
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

284 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman on a train, enroute back to England from Switzerland, meets a charming older lady who promptly disappears. The other passengers deny ever having seen her, leading the young woman into a complex web of mystery and high adventure
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

80 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witty, delightful story about a lovestruck suitor named Jack whose fiancee can only love a man named Ernest
The innocents by Jack Clayton( Visual )

37 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in nineteenth-century England, this gothic ghost story centers around a governess taking care of two orphans in a foreboding Victorian mansion. As eerie apparitions appear and the children's behavior becomes strange, the governess begins to wonder about the fate of the previous governess and her sadistic lover. Could it be that their restless spirits are trying to corrupt the innocence of the children, or is this 'haunting' a product of her own fears and imagination?"--Container
The actor's ways and means by Michael Redgrave( Book )

49 editions published between 1951 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heidi by Delbert Mann( Visual )

34 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphan sent to live with her grandfather learns to love both the old man and the Swiss Alps. When Heidi goes to the city to be a companion to her invalid cousin, she becomes homesick for the mountain, and her grandfather comes looking for her
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Recording )

43 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Prospero and Miranda after they are set adrift and wind up on an enchanted island
The loneliness of the long distance runner by Tony Richardson( Visual )

32 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rebellious youth, sentenced to a boy's reformatory for robbing a bakery, rises through the ranks of the institution through his prowess as a long distance runner. During his solitary runs, reveries of his life and times before his incarceration lead him to re-evaluate his priviledged status as the Governor's prize runner
The Browning version by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

29 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving drama about an aging English schoolmaster who comes to grips with his personal and professional failures
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the years Tsar Nicholas cannot satisfy the needs of the people or prevent Russia's entry into World War I, and the Empress falls under the spell of the evil monk, Rasputin
David Copperfield by Boz( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield's idyllic life changes when his mother marries Mr. Murdstone. When she dies, David's stepfather takes David from school and forces him to do back-breaking work in his winery. Eventually, David runs away to his eccentric Aunt Betsy's home, where he might find the respect and love he never had as a child
Goodbye, Mr. Chips( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1870 Charles Edward Chipping is engaged as the new Latin master at Brookfield School where he leads a rather lackluster life until he falls in love while on a walking tour in the Alps
Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

23 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cockney flower girl is transformed into a charming woman of the world by a professor of phonetics
The complete Mr. Arkadin a.k.a confidential report( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American smuggler Guy van Strattan decides to investigate the mysterious Mr. Arkadin after hearing about the wealthy man from a prison cellmate, but Arkadin claims amnesia about his own life, sending van Strattan off to investigate Arkadin's past. Three different versions are presented in this collection since Orson Welles never completed a final cut of Mr. Arkadin, several edits of the film exist, in different languages, with different sequences, actors, narrative structures, and even titles. The Corinth version was unearthed by filmaker Peter Bogdanovich in the early 1960s, based on statements made by Welles and editor Renzo Lucidi, the Corinth version is thought to be the latest version to have been under Welles's control. The Confidential report version is believed to be the cut finished by producer Louis Dolivet after he barred Welles from the editing room. The comprehensive version is a new version of the film representing a "best guess" approach following Welles's later statements, style, and continuity clues and includes as much existing footage as possible
The Henrik Ibsen collection( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection includes adaptations of Henrik Ibsen's work and features performances from lauded actors such as Anthony Hopkins and Charles Dance
The Aspern papers; a comedy of letters by Michael Redgrave( Book )

16 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Strangest voyage by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Visual )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses illustrations by Gustave Doré, John Constable, William Hogarth, and Edward Hicks as a backdrop for a biography of the English poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge and a reading of his poem Rime of the ancient mariner. With narration by Sir Michael Redgrave
Uncle Vanya by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

16 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film of the highly acclaimed Chichester Festival Theatre production of Anton Checkhov's play Uncle Vanya directed by and starring Laurence Olivier. Chekhov's portrayal of the frustrations and disillusions of advancing age and the numbing boredom of provincial life in 1890's Russia, is here effortlessly performed by probably the most talented and prestigious cast ever assembled for this work. An outstanding work of significant historical importance
The quiet American by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about the Indochinese war, 1946-1954, from an American journalist's experience
Henry the Fourth, part one by William Shakespeare( Recording )

18 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While King Henry's England is threatened by rebellion, the king's scapegrace son Hall haunts the taverns of London, his companions crew of rouges and thieves led by the dissolute knight, Sir John Falstaff. The Earl of Northumberland and his fiery son Hotspur scheme to overthrow the crown. Can Hal be brought to a snnse of his duty as Prince of Wales?
The master builder by Henrik Ibsen( Recording )

13 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.29 (from 0.14 for Heidi ... to 0.99 for Dirk Bogar ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The lady vanishes
Alternative Names
Michael Redgrave acteur britannique

Michael Redgrave attore britannico

Michael Redgrave britischer Schauspieler

Michael Redgrave britisk skodespelar

Michael Redgrave britisk skuespiller

Michael Redgrave Brits acteur (1908-1985)

Michael Redgrave brittisk skådespelare

Michel Scudamore Redgrave

Redgrave, M.

Redgrave, M. (Michael)

Redgrave, M. (Michael), Sir

Redgrave, M. Sir

Redgrave, Michael 1908-1985

Redgrave, Michael 1908-1985 Sir

Redgrave, Michael Scudamore

Redgrave, Michael, Sir, 1908-1985

Redgrejv, Majkl.

Μάικλ Ρεντγκρέιβ

Майкл Редгрейв

מייקל רדגרייב

مايكل ريدغريف

مایکل ردگریو بازیگر بریتانیایی

마이클 레드그레이브


The actor's ways and meansThe tempestThe loneliness of the long distance runnerThe Browning versionGoodbye, Mr. ChipsPygmalionThe Aspern papers; a comedy of lettersHenry the Fourth, part one