WorldCat Identities

Jeffries, Lionel

Works: 171 works in 513 publications in 7 languages and 10,530 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Musical films  Children's films  Fiction  Biographical films  Children's audiobooks  War films  Religious films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Author, Editor, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Costume designer, Narrator
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 )

106 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,614 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 )

25 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,609 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 876 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 )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 700 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
Ian Fleming's Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Richard M Sherman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in English and held by 553 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 )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 348 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
The Agatha Christie Miss Marple movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 313 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
Abel's island by William Steig( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abel the mouse is a castaway on an uninhabited island. He finds his 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 259 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 Charles Kingsley( Visual )

16 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in English and held by 221 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 by Roald Dahl( Recording )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 216 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
Camelot( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical interpretation of the legend of King Arthur
Murder ahoy by George Pollock( Visual )

10 editions published between 1964 and 2018 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this comedy/mystery, Miss Marple discovers that someone aboard the HMS Battledore, a training ship designed to give young hoodlums a chance, is training these delinquents to be good thieves-- and that someone will kill to keep the fact quiet
The Railway children by E Nesbit( Visual )

27 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 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 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is 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 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come with us to an enchanted place, a forest where Winnie-the-Pooh lived with Piglet, Rabbit, Owl, Eeyore, Kanga, and Little Roo. The stories are about Christopher Robin and these good companions having wonderful times getting in and out of trouble. It is all very exciting and, really, quite thrilling no matter how young or old you may be. A.A. Milne's Pooh classics
The Colditz story by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

10 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in English and held by 124 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
Chitty chitty bang bang by Ian Fleming( Recording )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a car which makes everyone's highway frustrations disappear as it soars into the air, putt-putts on the sea and involves Cmdr. Potts and family in foreign intrigue
The wrong arm of the law( Visual )

9 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and held by 99 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?
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 94 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
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Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.12 for Chitty Chi ... to 0.73 for The Nun's ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The nun's storyWater babiesFantastic Mr. FoxCamelot
Alternative Names
Jefferies, Lionel 1926-2010

Jeffries, Lionel, 1926-

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

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لایونل جفریس

لایونل جفریس فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

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