WorldCat Identities

Hiller, Wendy 1912-2003

Overview
Works: 200 works in 808 publications in 7 languages and 19,420 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Fiction  Children's films  History  Juvenile works  Historical films  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Wendy Hiller
 
Most widely held works by Wendy Hiller
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

67 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
Pygmalion by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

108 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Henry Higgins works to make a pretty flower girl into a young lady of society
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

34 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 2,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne leaves Green Gables and Gilbert Blythe's proposal of marriage for a teaching position. When she returns, she finds Gilbert ill with a scarlet fever and is forced to re-evaluate her true feelings for him
The elephant man by David Lynch( Visual )

49 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of John Merrick, a 19th century Englishman afflicted with a disfiguring congenital disease. With the help of a kindly doctor, he regains some of the dignity he lost during years as a side-show freak
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Fiona Beddall( Visual )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein Reisender des auf freier Strecke im Schnee steckengebliebenen Orientexpresses wird durch zwölf Dolchstiche ermordet aufgefunden. Der mitreisende belgische Privatdetektiv Hercule Poirot klärt die Zusammenhänge. Optisch brillante, ironisch getönte Verfilmung eines Romans von Agatha Christie. Eine heiter-parodistische Unterhaltung mit Hollywood-Touch und internationaler Star-Besetzung. [film-dienst]
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

36 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and Henry Bolingbroke (later Henry IV)
The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the rock band "The Who" described studying Shakespeare in school as "like having a tooth pulled." As star of Shakespeare's shortest play, he makes the viewer's experience far more pleasurable. In a perfect plot for the screen, twin sons whose servants are also twins must find their father before sundown, or he will be executed. Costuming, directions and, of course, music, are beautifully handled. --from website
I know where I'm going! by Michael Powell( Visual )

40 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A headstrong young woman travels to the Scottish Hebrides to marry a rich industrialist. On the way, she meets a young naval officer who threatens to thwart her carefully laid-out life plans
Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

30 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during World War II, Barbara Undershaft is a rich girl turned Salvation Army officer. She speaks out against the hypocrisy she believes exists in her organization
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield looks back at his life, from his childhood as a orphan to his manhood in Victorian England
Separate tables by Terence Rattigan( Visual )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the separate and interwoven dreams of a number of eccentric and lonely people in a rather gloomy, small hotel in the seaside town of Bournemouth, England. In one evening, four unhappy misfits will bare their innermost secrets and change each other's lives forever
Anne of Green Gables : the collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now in her twenties, Anne returns home for the first time since Marilla's death. Gilbert is offered a position in New York and convinces Anne to go with him. Big city life isn't what they expected. After her script is stolen, they travel from New York to the war effort in Europe and eventually return to Prince Edward Island
A taste for death( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark secrets lurk behind the respectable facade of a government minister's household in a complex case of multiple murder
All passion spent by V Sackville-West( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A touching story of an elderly widow who embraces her last chance for happiness
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Recording )

17 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman takes employment at Thornfield, an old house with a moody master and a demented tenant on the third floor
The kingfisher( Visual )

2 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desiring female companionship and feeling that this is his last chance to live life to the fullest, Sir Cecil Warburton is determined to woo and marry Evelyn, the woman he let get away 50 years ago
Something of value( Visual )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the British East Africa country of Kenya, former childhood playmates Peter McKenzie and Kimani have maintained their deep friendship, even though they have a difference in race, class and tradition. Then the bloody Mau Mau spread violence and terror in an effort to sweep the British from the land, the uprising destroys their magnificent homeland. The men discover that even the strongest bond may be stronger than the beat of the drums or the crack of rifles and the cry for freedom
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's historic plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished theatrical talent
Toys in the attic( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spinster sisters Carrie and Anne Berniers are used to bailing out their neer-do-well brother, Julian. But when he returns to New Orleans with a pile of cash and a fragile young bride in tow, suspicions are aroused about where the money came from
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hugely influential, Nobel Prize winning critic and playwright George Bernard Shaw was notoriously reluctant to allow his writing to be adapted for the cinema. Yet thanks to the persistence of Hungarian producer Gabriel Pascal, Shaw finally agreed to collaborate on a series of screen versions of his witty, socially minded plays
 
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A man for all seasons
Alternative Names
Hiller, Dame Wendy 1912-2003

Hiller, Wendy Margaret 1912-2003

Vendi Hiler

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Wendy Hiller English film and stage actress

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Γουέντι Χίλερ

Венди Хилер

Венді Гілер

Хиллер, Уэнди

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PygmalionAnne of Green GablesBernard Shaw's Major BarbaraAll passion spentSomething of value