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Jeffries, Lionel

Works: 144 works in 474 publications in 8 languages and 10,546 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film adaptations  Musical films  Children's films  Children's audiobooks  Biographical films  Action and adventure fiction  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Author, Editor, Narrator, Costume designer, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Lionel Jeffries
Most widely held works by Lionel Jeffries
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Dick Van Dyke( Visual )

101 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,732 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 skullduggery to get their hands on it
Camelot by Alan Jay Lerner( Visual )

29 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical retelling of the rise and fall of England's mythical King Arthur
Lust for life by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 878 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 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrey Hepburn portrays a nun whose life journey takes her from the staff of a mental asylum to a surgical nurse in the Belgian Congo. She returns to Belgium as WWII breaks out and is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality
Abel's island by William Steig( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 627 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 Agatha Christie Miss Marple movie collection by Agatha Christie( Visual )

21 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 514 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
Ian Fleming's Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Richard M Sherman( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crackpot inventor Caractacus Potts lives in the English countryside with his two children and their dotty grandfather. Potts's various inventions, including Toot Sweets, a candy/whistle, backfire, but then Potts restores a junked race car, affectionately named "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang". Chitty flies, floats, and generally thwarts efforts by Baron Bomburst to capture her
H.G. Wells' First men in the moon( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 340 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 fiancée and a scientist journeyed to the moon 65 years ago and were attacked by grotesque, human-like forms that live in immense crystal caverns
Water babies by Tom Arma( Visual )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom, an orphan who cleans chimneys, stubbles into an underwater world and is fascinated by talking fish and amazing animated creatures, but he must travel to the home of the Water Babies before he can go home
Fantastic Mr. Fox : original soundtrack by Roald Dahl( Recording )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down in the valley are three farms, each owned by a mean and nasty farmer. Mr Boggis keeps chickens, Mr Bunce keeps ducks and geese, and Mr Bean keeps thousands of turkeys in an orchard full of apple trees. Imagine the temptation for Mr Fox, who goes out every evening to find food for Mrs Fox and and their family of four Small Foxes. However hard the farmers try, they just can't seem to stop Mr Fox stealing their livestock! When Boggis, Bunce and Bean find the Foxes' hole, they are determined to dig them out with shovels and tractors. Surrounded by machinery, the family begins to starve until Mr Fox hatches his grand plan to defeat the farmers once and for all. To help carry it out he enlists the help of his friend Mr Badger
The railway children by E Nesbit( Visual )

26 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 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
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
Winnie The Pooh : [an original Walt Disney records soundtrack] by A. A Milne( Recording )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Recommended for fans of the movie and of Pooh Bear should check the disk out."--Zooglobble
Chitty chitty bang bang by Ian Fleming( Recording )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1984 in English and held by 125 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 )

11 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and held by 104 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 Colditz story by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

6 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep inside the Reich, prisoners of every nationality make it a point of honor to attempt departure from the ultimate in escape-proof prisons. This is the true story of men who dared defy the might of Hitler's fortress, Colditz Castle
Dennis Potter : 3 to remember( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cream in my coffee: Past and present intertwine. The past - In the early 1930s, Bernard and June are a young couple who embark on a pre-marital fling. The present - Now elderly, the same couple revisit the Grand Hotel in Eastbourne where their blossoming romance began
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Sins of the father) The family run Radford Brewery is the subject of a takeover bid by a huge multinational when the managing director is unexpectedly found dead. (Driven to distraction) Morse is convinced that a womanizing local car dealer holds the key to the murders of two young women, but he has no proof. (Masonic mysteries) Morse is the prime suspect when his lady friend is murdered during a dress rehearsal of The Magic Flute. Even loyal Sergeant Lewis must admit that all the clues point ot Morse as the killer
The house at Pooh Corner by A. A Milne( Recording )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of seven chapters from the classic children's book
The notorious landlady by Richard Quine( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Gridley, an American diplomat in London, gets mixed up with his beautiful landlady, Carlye Hardwick. Gridley discovers that she is suspected of murdering her husband and fears he may be next although he has fallen in love with her
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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

Лайонел Джеффрис

Լայոնել Ջեֆֆրիս անգլիացի դերասան, սցենարիստ, կինոռեժիսոր

لایونل جفریس فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

제프리스, 리오넬



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