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Hiller, Wendy 1912-2003

Overview
Works: 207 works in 876 publications in 7 languages and 19,698 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Children's films  History  Historical films  Juvenile works  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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 )

78 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,287 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
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

41 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,596 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
Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

114 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Henry Higgins works to make a pretty flower girl into a young lady of society
The elephant man by David Lynch( Visual )

56 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the film examines the complex emotional experiences faced by John Merrick, the "Elephant Man" when he is discovered by a dedicated surgeon. Rescued from his degrading life as a circus freak, Merrick is given a chance to live his last years with comfort, respect, and dignity
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Fiona Beddall( Visual )

17 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Hercule Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the Calais Coach of the Orient Express hoping to find the killer of an American millionaire before the local police arrive
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

43 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the band "The Who," stars in Shakespeare's shortest play, a farce about two pairs of twins involved in an elaborate series of mistaken identities, word for words as written by William Shakespeare
I know where I'm going! by Michael Powell( Visual )

45 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 752 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 and realizes that some things are more important than money
Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

30 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 681 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
Separate tables by Terence Rattigan( Visual )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the Beauregard Hotel, all the eccentric guests feel lonely. In one emotional evening, four of them will bare their innermost secrets and change each other's lives forever
A taste for death( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 388 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 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 268 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
Voyage of the damned by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After departing Hamburg for a safe haven in Havana, 937 passengers are not allowed ashore once they reach their destination. Based on the tragic 1939 voyage of the SS St. Louis
Something of value( Visual )

6 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and held by 202 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 152 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 142 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 136 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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Wendy Hillerová anglická herečka

Γουέντι Χίλερ

Венди Хилер

Венді Гілер

Хиллер, Уэнди

ונדי הילר

وندی هیلر

وندی هیلر بازیگر بریتانیایی

เวนดี ฮิลเลอร์

웬디 힐러 영국의 여자 배우

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Anne of Green GablesPygmalionBernard Shaw's Major BarbaraAll passion spentSomething of value