WorldCat Identities

Jeffries, Lionel

Works: 132 works in 402 publications in 8 languages and 10,319 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Musical films  Fiction  Children's films  Children's audiobooks  Biographical films  Television programs  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Author, Narrator, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Lionel Jeffries
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Ken Hughes( Visual )

81 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric professor invents wacky machinery but can't seem to make ends meet. When he invents a revolutionary car, a foreign government becomes interested in it, and resorts to skulduggery to get their hands on it
Camelot by Alan Jay Lerner( Visual )

20 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merlin taught King Arthur well. He establishes the perfect kingdom of Camelot, the best knights in the world at the Round Table, and even finds himself a kind, loving wife in Queen Guenevere. Then, along comes the French knight, Lancelot. At first hated by all, he eventually proves himself and becomes the King's best friend and the best knight of the Round Table. He also becomes the Queen's lover, no matter how guilty both feel. Alas, Camelot cannot last. For Mordred, the king's treacherous illegitimate son, catches on, and works to undo everything Arthur worked for
Lust for life by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kirk Douglas gives a fierce portrayal as the artist torn between the joyous inspiration of his genius and the dark desperation of his tormented mind
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Sister Luke's journey from postulant to nun. Of her solemn vows of poverty, chastity, silence and obedience, Sister Luke knows the last will be the most difficult to achieve. Her strong will and intellectual pride, qualities destined to make her a brilliant nurse, threaten to undermine her holy calling
The Agatha Christie Miss Marple movie collection by George Pollock( Visual )

22 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple navigates treacherous waters to catch a maritime killer! One of Britannia's ships is manned by a crew of delinquents trying to build new lives. But it's their old lives that figure in this cunning mystery : someone aboard ship wants to hone the ruffians' natural bent for crime by turning them into expert thieves. And that someone will kill to keep the plot secret.--Container
H.G. Wells' First men in the moon by H. G Wells( Visual )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a team of United Nations astronauts prepares for a moon mission, they are confused by a man who claims he, his fiancee and a scientist journeyed to the moon 65 years ago and were attacked by grotesque, human-like forms that live in immense crystal caverns
Abel's island by William Steig( Visual )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abel the mouse is a castaway on an uninhabited island and findshis resourcefulness and endurance tested to the limit as he struggles to survive and return to his home
The films of Michael Sporn Abel's island & the story of the dancing frog( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First film relates the story of Abel, an elegant and romantic mouse who gets swept away in a flood and stranded for over a year on a deserted island. In the second film, The story of the dancing frog, a mother tells her young daughter a curious story from their family history
Water babies by Tom Arma( Visual )

14 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom, an orphan who cleans chimneys, stumbles into an underwater world and is fascinated by talking fish and amazing animated creatures, but he longs to return to his home
Fantastic Mr. Fox original soundtrack by Roald Dahl( )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three farmers, each one meaner than the other, try all-out warfare to get rid of the fox and his family
The railway children by E Nesbit( Visual )

26 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother and her three children live the perfect upper-class life until the father is mysteriously arrested. Suddenly impoverished, the children and their mother are forced to move to a cottage far away in the country on the edge of a railroad
Winnie The Pooh [an original Walt Disney records soundtrack] by Lisa Ann Marsoli( Recording )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Christopher Robin and his friends
Two way stretch by Robert Day( Visual )

3 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious spoof of prison life in which Peter Sellers and his cellmates escape from jail for just one night in order to commit an outrageously funny robbery
Chitty chitty bang bang by Ian Fleming( Recording )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1984 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You're about to take an incredible ride with one of the most wonderful family films of all time. It not only drives, but also flies and floats as it leads him (Dick Van Dyke), his two children and his beautiful Lady Friend, Truly Scrumptious (Sally Ann Howes), into a magical world of pirates, castles and endless adventure
The wrong arm of the law( Visual )

16 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pearly Gates is the kingpin of London's most efficient gang of thieves, organizing spectacular robberies from behind the front of a dress salon. But when things start to go wrong, Pearly realizes that there's a traitor in his group ... but who?
The house at Pooh Corner by A. A Milne( Recording )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of seven chapters from the classic children's book
The Colditz story by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

6 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prisioneros aliados de diversas nacionalidades ponen en común sus recursos para planificar diferentes escapadas a partir de una "prueba de fugas" en un campo de prisioneros de guerra alemanes ubicado en un castillo medieval de alta seguridad
Dennis Potter : 3 to remember( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rain on the roof: To get back her adulterous husband John, a disturbed Janet, begins to flirt with one of her students. Billy is the simple, mistreated young man she flirts with while giving him his reading lessons. Unfortunately, Janet's flirtation triggers aggressive behavior in Billy, which he, in turn, directs toward John
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man, who never uses his first name and finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford
Sins of the fathers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Real ale buff Morse is in his element. Called to investigate foul play in the family-run Radford Brewery, Morse and Lewis become immersed in the mystery surrounding an unwelcome takeover bid by a large multi-national and the suspicious death of the current managing director Trevor Bradford
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Audience level: 0.19 (from 0.12 for Chitty Chi ... to 0.38 for The Coldit ...)

Alternative Names
Jefferies, Lionel 1926-2010

Jeffries, Lionel Charles 1926-2010


Lionel Jeffries acteur, scénariste et réalisateur

Lionel Jeffries angielski aktor, scenarzysta i reżyser filmowy

Lionel Jeffries attore, regista e sceneggiatore inglese

Lionel Jeffries britischer Schauspieler, Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Lionel Jeffries Brits filmacteur

Lionel Jeffries English actor, screenwriter and film director

Лайонел Джеффрис

لایونل جفریس فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی


The nun's storyWater babiesFantastic Mr. Fox original soundtrackDennis Potter : 3 to remember