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Whitelaw, Billie 1932-2014

Works: 164 works in 494 publications in 6 languages and 11,245 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Children's films  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  Fantasy films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, vac, Author, Performer, Other, Interviewee, Speaker, Narrator, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Billie Whitelaw
Most widely held works by Billie Whitelaw
Hot fuzz by Edgar Wright( Visual )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicholas Angel is the finest cop London has to offer. He has an arrest record that is higher than any other officer on the force. As a result, Angel's superiors send him to a place where his talents won't be quite so obvious. They send him to the sleepy and seemingly crime-free village of Sandford
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

38 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In modern-day London, a sex criminal known as the Necktie Murderer has the police on alert; and in typical Hitchcock fashion, their trail is leading to an innocent man who must now elude the law and prove his innocence by finding the real murderer
The omen by Richard Donner( Visual )

24 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their child is stillborn in Rome - on the 6th day, of the 6th month, at the 6th hour - Robert Thorne, an American diplomat, and his wife Katherine are devasted. In his despair, Thorne exchanges his dead baby for one born at the same time. They unwittingly enter a bargain with the devil that culminates in a series of gruesome 'accidents' by a child that, one day, may destroy the world
The dark crystal by Jim Henson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On another planet in the distant past, a Gelfling embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of a magical crystal, and so restore order to his world
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of Mary Lennox, orphaned and sent to live on a Yorkshire estate, and Colin Craven, the sickly invalid whose father owns the estate. Exploring the grounds, Mary discovers a locked, abandoned garden and the children, befriended by a local lad, Dickon Sowerby, discover the joy and beauty of life as they bring the garden back to life"--History of the Hallmark hall of fame / Hallmark Cards, Inc
Maurice by James Ivory( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

E.M. Forster's story of two Edwardian-era Cambridge graduates that fall in love, but must abide by British society's strict norms regarding homosexuality
Camille by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of the ill-fated love affair between the famous Parisian courtesan, Marguerite Gautier, and a young admirer, Armand Duval"--Hallmark hall of fame / Hallmark Cards, Inc
Stephen Poliakoff's Shooting the past by Stephen Poliakoff( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London mansion housing a huge library of rare old photos gets a new owner who is bent on chucking the pictures and remaking the house as a business college. The library's manager is determined to save the collection at all costs
John LeCarré's A murder of quality( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Smiley goes to the aid of his former colleague, Ailsa Brimley after she receives a letter from a woman predicting her own murder and naming her husband as the killer. After the woman is found dead, they uncover secret societies, sexual abuse, and a mysterious boy
Lorna Doone by R. D Blackmore( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

R.D. Blackmore's classic tale of forbidden love, revenge, and adventure in lawless 17th century England is one of the greatest love stories ever told. Lavish costumes, dazzling scenery, and a stellar supporting cast round out this splendid version
Rockaby : the documentary by Samuel Beckett( Visual )

13 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His film follows two of Samuel Beckett's foremost interpreters, Billie Whitelaw and Alan Schneider, as they rehearse and premiere Rockaby, his haunting play written specifically for this project
Charles Dickens' A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The ultimate tale of love, honor, and sacrifice during the bloodstained French Revolution is movingly brought to life in this sumptuous production ... which thrillingly captures all the drama and emotion of one of history's most tumultuous eras"--Container
Napoleon & love by Ian Holm( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British drama depicting the many women in Napoleon Bonaparte's love life, starring Ian Holm as Napoleon and Billie Whitelaw as Josephine
Three plays by Beckett by Samuel Beckett( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performances of three of Samuel Beckett's plays, Eh Joe; Footfalls; Rockaby
A dinner of herbs by Catherine Cookson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed on location in the North of England, A Dinner of Herbs is a film based on Catherine Cookson's novel about hardship, betrayal and family life in a 19th century working class town. Roddy and Hal have been friends since childhood, but their closeness is strengthened by the murder of their fathers by the same man. Mary Ellen is also in their circle of friends, but when she is rejected by Roddy after an affair that leaves her pregnant, she turns to Hal for security. Their lives spiral into an explosive and dramatic conclusion
Billie Whitelaw - who he? : an autobiography by Billie Whitelaw( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gumshoe by Stephen Frears( Visual )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his thirty-first birthday, a nightclub emcee eager for a career change becomes a private eye overnight. What starts out as a lark becomes a cat-and-mouse game as he must solve a murder, bring justice to smugglers, and save himself in the process
The Krays by Philip Ridley( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raised by an iron-willed mother who understood the power of fear, the Kray brothers developed an eerie, interdepndent relationship that allowed them to act in tandem on their most violent impulses. Driven by ambition, competition, and sheer bloodlust, they turned their talent for torture into an underground empire that awed all of England. But their dreams of wealth and power quickly deteriorated into a nightmare of psychosis and unimaginable violence. The story of their rise to power and eventual fall from grace is both compelling and horrifying
Jane Eyre by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and German and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Bronte's classic story about an orphan who becomes governess of a mansion, and who carries a tormented love for a man named Mr. Rochester
Notfilm( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the making and meaning of Film, a 1965 short film starring Buster Keaton, that was written by Samuel Beckett, directed by Alan Schneider, and produced by Barney Rosset. Topics covered include the circumstances leading to the film's production, the production process itself, and the film's critical reception. Includes outtakes, never-before-heard audio recordings of production meetings, interviews, and other archival information
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Alternative Names
Billi Uaytlou

Billie Whitelaw actrice britannique

Billie Whitelaw angol színésznő

Billie Whitelaw attrice britannica

Billie Whitelaw britische Schauspielerin

Billie Whitelaw britisk skodespelar

Billie Whitelaw britisk skuespiller

Billie Whitelaw Brits acteur

Billie Whitelaw Brits actrice

Billie Whitelaw brittisk skådespelare

Billie Whitelaw English actress

Whitelaw, Billie Honor 1932-2014

Whitelaw, Billy 1932-2014

Билли Уайтлоу

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בילי וייטלו שחקנית אנגלייה

بیلی وایتلا

بیلی وایتلاو بازیگر بریتانیایی

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English (231)

German (6)

Spanish (4)

French (3)

Italian (3)

Dutch (1)

Billie Whitelaw - who he? : an autobiography