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Fox, James 1939-

Overview
Works: 230 works in 1,008 publications in 8 languages and 26,408 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Crime films  Historical films  Television series  History  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Costume designer, Singer, Other, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about James Fox
 
Most widely held works by James Fox
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 2,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finally catching serial killer and occult 'sorcerer' Lord Blackwood, legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson can close yet another successful case. After his execution, Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again. Contending with Watson's new fiancée and the dimwitted head of Scotland Yard, the determined detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit, and black magic, not to mention the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler
The remains of the day by James Ivory( Visual )

62 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of blind devotion and repressed love between a fanatically proper butler and a high-spirited, strong-minded young housekeeper employed by a British lord who is unwittingly a Nazi dupe
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

73 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adela Quested is a plucky young woman who journeys from England with the free-spirited Mrs. Moore. Flouting convention, the two women accompany the handsome Dr. Aziz on a tour of the mysterious Marabar Caves. But things turn ugly when Adela returns scratched and bloodied from the expedition. As British authorities urge her to press charges against Aziz, the line separating truth and fantasy begin to blur
Downton Abbey by Julian Fellowes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1922. Six months after Matthew's tragic death, his loss is still felt throughout Downton Abbey. Mary struggles to face a new future with her fatherless child, and is encouraged by the family to pick up the pieces. Accepting a new role on the estate, the now-eligible Mary also finds herself the reluctant object of attention from a number of eager suitors. With the twenties in full swing and the tides of change sweeping through Downton, Rose's continued attraction to the bright lights of London spells trouble for the Crawleys, and Edith's budding relationship with Michael Gregson is threatened by events beyond her control. Meanwhile, below stairs, passions run high and young hearts look set to be broken
The Prince & Me by Martha Coolidge( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paige is a college student at a university in Wisconsin where she hopes to attend medical school. One day, Paige meets a new student on campus, Eddie, who is obviously attracted to her. Paige and Eddie strike up a friendship which slowly turns into romance. Paige learns that Eddie is actually Prince Edward, heir to the throne of Denmark, who has come to Wisconsin to chase girls and enjoy himself away from the eye of the European press. Now Paige must decide if she wants to give up her dreams and ambitions, even if she gets her prince in return
Patriot games by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former CIA analyst vacationing with his family in London helps thwart a terrorist attack on a member of the Royal Family and becomes the target of the terrorist whose brother he killed
Thoroughly modern Millie by George Roy Hill( Visual )

14 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Thoroughly modern Millie' is the story of an innocent country girl who comes to the big city in search of a husband. Along the way she becomes the secretary of the rich and famous Trevor Graydon, befriends the sweet Miss Dorothy, fights off white slaver Mrs. Meers and hooks up with a lively paper clip salesman, Jimmy. In the end it takes a rich and nutty jazz baby like Muzzy to unravel all these complications, give a great party, and match up lovers
The golden bowl by James Ivory( Visual )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and German and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the early 1900's, Maggie is the daughter of American tycoon Adam Verver, who marries an impoverished yet charming Italian aristrocrat, Prince Amerigo. Through a twist of fate, Adam marries the Prince's former lover, Charlotte. Maggie's suspicions deepen to a possible affair between the Prince and Charlotte, when Maggie makes the ill-fated purchase of a golden bowl. It becomes only a matter of time before Maggie unravels the truth from a world full of deception and lies
Those magnificent men in their flying machines, or, How I flew from London to Paris in 25 hours and 11 minutes by Ken Annakin( Visual )

22 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This extraordinary comic version of the historic 1910 London-to-Paris air race features the greatest aviators from around the world. They all come together when a stuffy, but very rich, newspaper publisher decides to sponsor an airplane race across the English Channel. Convinced it will give his newspaper worldwide publicity, the publisher offers 10,000 pounds to the winner"--Container
Sexy beast by Jonathan Glazer( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High voltage crime thriller that crackles with chilling style and wit. A savage gangster named Don Logan is met with resistance when he tries to recruit a retired pal for "one last job". But Logan just won't take no for an answer
Gulliver's travels by Dave Fleischer( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of an 18th-century physician who takes eight years to travel through a variety of fantastical lands, only to have everyone but his wife take him for a madman when he returns home
The double by Richard Ayoade( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon is a timid man, scratching out an isolated existence in an indifferent world. He is overlooked at work, scorned by his mother, and ignored by the woman of his dreams. He feels powerless to change any of these things. The arrival of a new co-worker, James, serves to upset the balance. James is both Simon's exact physical double and his opposite: confident, charismatic and good with women. To Simon's horror, James slowly starts taking over his life
Effie Gray by Richard Laxton( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and German and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sumptuous historical drama set against a luscious backdrop exploring the scandalous love triangle between Victorian art critic John Ruskin, his young bride Effie Gray, and his protégé, painter John Everett Millais. After marrying Ruskin, Effie quickly realizes her marriage is a lie when Ruskin refuses to consummate it. Yearning for affection, she soon falls for the charms of the charismatic Millais
Greystoke : the legend of Tarzan, lord of the apes by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and French and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ape-raised son of shipwrecked aristocrats comes home to his grandfather and the understanding Jane Porter in Edwardian England
The Old curiosity shop by Charles Dickens( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In payment for a gambling debt, Little Nell and her grandfather are evicted from their curiosity shop by the evil Daniel Quilp and wander about the country looking for a new home
The servant by Joseph Losey( Visual )

62 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A pampered playboy acquires an elegant townhouse complete with a dedicated man servant. But when the young man's fiancè becomes suspicious of the servant's intentions, he and his 'sister' thrust the household into a sinister game where seduction is corruption and power becomes the most shocking desire of all."--Container
Performance by Donald Cammell( Visual )

50 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow a gangster with a talent for violence and intimidation, on the run and looking for a place to hide. He ends up hiding out with a reclusive rock superstar. It all leads up to a shocking final performance for the rock star
Midsomer murders by John Nettles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries inspired by the novels of Caroline Graham. Detective Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby has policed the murderous county for decades, and now he is ready to retire. In these four episodes Barnaby investigates his final cases before leaving the denizens of MIdsomer in the capable hands of his cousin, DCI John Barnaby and his partner, Detective Sergeant Ben Jones. Master Class: Competition over a prestigious music class unearths a long-kept secret. The Noble Art: A reenactment of a championship boxing match turns deadly. Not in My Back Yard: A clash over property development leads to a string of murders. Fit for Murder: The Barnabys' spa weekend is interrupted by a gruesome discovery
The Mighty Quinn( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When police officer Xavier Quinn's childhood friend, Maubee, becomes associated with murder and a briefcase full of ten thousand dollar bills, the mighty Quinn must clear his name - or try to catch him, which could be even trickier
The Russia house by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and German and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean Connery and Michelle Pfeiffer both deliver exceptional performances as two people - he from England, she from Russia - caught up in a world of spies and politics, whose love could prove fatal to them both. When Katya, a beautiful Russian book editor attempts to send British publisher Barley Blair a manuscript written by "DANTE", a noted Soviet scientist, she unwittingly involves him in a world of international espionage. Having met Blair at a dinner party, Dante trusts him to publish the manuscript, which contains information that could alter the balance of world power. But before the manuscript reaches Blair it is intercepted by the West's spy-masters, who then send Blair to Russia to gain more information on the mysterious manuscript. But when Blair falls in love with Katya, he must decide whose side he is really on
 
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The remains of the day
Alternative Names
Fox, William

Fox, William 1939-...

James Fox acteur

James Fox acteur britannique

James Fox aktor brytyjski

James Fox anglický herec

James Fox attore britannico

James Fox britischer Schauspieler

James Fox britisk skodespelar

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Τζέιμς Φοξ

Джеймс Фокс

ג'יימס פוקס

جيمس فوكس

جيمس فوكس ممثل إنجليزي

جیمز فاکس بازیگر بریتانیایی

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ジェームズ・フォックス

詹姆斯·福克斯

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