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Hiller, Wendy 1912-2003

Overview
Works: 276 works in 948 publications in 6 languages and 19,534 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  History  Comedy films  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

79 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,255 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 )

87 editions published between 1938 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 1,619 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 )

51 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 3 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
Anne of Green Gables : the sequel by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 1,418 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
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poirot is a dapper detective, aboard the Orient Express, for whom murder-solving is a precise, intellectual exercise. When murder occurs, Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the famous trains Calais coach, hoping to find the killer of an American millionarie before the local police arrive
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

25 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 1,031 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 )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 740 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
Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

31 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 668 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
Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion( Visual )

27 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cranky professor takes a bet that he can turn flower-seller Eliza Doolittle into a 'proper lady' in no time
Anne of Avonlea by Sullivan Kevin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 646 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 scarlet fever and is forced to re-evaluate her true feelings for him
I know where I'm going! by Michael Powell( Visual )

6 editions published between 1945 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 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
Separate tables by Delbert Mann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and held by 509 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
David Copperfield by DELBERT MANN( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield's idyllic life changes when his mother marries Mr. Murdstone. When she dies, David's stepfather takes David from school and forces him to do back-breaking work in his winery. David runs away to his eccentric Aunt Betsy's home, where he grows into a respected young man and finds the love he never had as a child
A taste for death( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 372 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 )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A touching story of an elderly widow who embraces her last chance for happiness
Murder on the Orient Express by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

13 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : Pendant son trajet de trois jours à travers l'Europe occidentale, le célèbre Orient Express est immobilisé subitement suite à de nombreuses chutes de neige. Une nuit, l'un des voyageurs, Ratchett, au passé mystérieux,est brutalemant assassiné dans la cabine voisine de celle d'Hercule Poirot. En examinant les faits, celui-ci réalise vite que le meurtrier, pris au piège par la neige, est toujours à bord du train
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Recording )

16 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 263 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
Anne of Green Gables : the collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, is sent by mistake to live with a lonely, middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impression on everyone around her; Anne, now a young woman, has become a teacher and dreams of meeting her ideal man; After a series of disappointments, Anne and her husband Gilbert return to Avonlea in search of happiness, but soon face the challenges of war when newly enlisted Gilbert is lost and Anne travels to Europe to find him
Richard II by William Shakespeare( Visual )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play, originally produced by the BBC and Time-Life Films for television broadcast in 1978
The kingfisher( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 207 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A man for all seasons
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PygmalionBernard Shaw's Major BarbaraBernard Shaw's PygmalionAnne of AvonleaAll passion spent
Alternative Names
Hiller, Dame Wendy 1912-2003

Hiller, Wendy Margaret 1912-2003

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Γουέντι Χίλερ

Венди Хилер

Венді Гілер

Хиллер, Уэнди

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وندی هیلر

وندی هیلر بازیگر بریتانیایی

ويندي هيلير

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