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Hiller, Wendy 1912-2003

Overview
Works: 230 works in 908 publications in 7 languages and 19,628 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Children's films  Juvenile works  Television mini-series  Historical films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Costume designer, 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 6 languages and held by 3,266 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 )

34 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,306 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
Pygmalion by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

116 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
The elephant man by David Lynch( Visual )

59 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,625 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 Agatha Christie( Visual )

19 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,551 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 )

44 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,315 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 753 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 )

45 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A headstrong young woman travels to the Scottish Hebrides to marry a rich industrialist. Stranded by stormy weather, 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 )

31 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 682 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 Simon Curtis( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 504 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
A taste for death( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 382 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 348 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 267 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 )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 208 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
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 204 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
Anne of Green Gables : the collection : the Emmy Award-Winning production( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Prince Edward Island, an elderly bachelor and his spinster sister Marilla adopt an orphan and are mistakenly sent a girl instead of a boy. The orphan, Anne, remains with the couple, moves from one mishap to another, succeeds academically, and finds love
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 154 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 141 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
 
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