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Tandy, Jessica

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Most widely held works by Jessica Tandy
Fried green tomatoes by Jon Avnet( Visual )

98 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 3,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chance encounter in a nursing home leads to an unexpected friendship between a dowdy housewife and a spry octagenarian who tells her the story of a fiercely independent woman half a century ago, inspiring the housewife to change her life, often with hilarious results
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry( Visual )

86 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1948, Miss Daisy Werthan, an elderly, cranky ex-school teacher from Atlanta, crashes her new Packard through a retaining wall into her neighbor's yard. Her concerned son Boolie reasons she no longer is able to drive herself, and over her strenuous objections hires the gentle, tactful, and wily black widower Hoke Colburn to be her chauffeur. As a Jew, Miss Daisy is also the victim of prejudice, and she gradually overcomes her subconscious bigotry to see Hoke as a true friend. Beginning in frostiness, their slow changing relationship mirrors the changing racial climate in the south through the burgeoning of civil rights movement
Alfred Hitchcock's The birds by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

181 editions published between 1963 and 2020 in 9 languages and held by 3,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Melanie Daniels rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner, the small California town is inexplicably attacked by thousands of birds
Cocoon by Ron Howard( Visual )

36 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When visitors from a distant galaxy return to earth on a secret mission, their other-worldly powers afford a group of senior citizens who had expected nothing more from life than bingo, shuffleboard, aches and pains, the chance to recapture their youth"--Container
Nobody's fool by Paul Newman( Visual )

23 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this affectionate story of small town life in upstate New York, Sully, a fitfully employed 60-year-old construction worker, is a cheerful curmudgeon who has made a lifetime of bad decisions. He unexpectedly has a chance to make right some of them when his estranged son and grandson drop back into his life
The world according to Garp by George Roy Hill( Visual )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garp is a man whose life unfolds from cradle to grave in counterpoint to the dizzy, violent, cruel and casually destructive rhythms of our anxious age. Whilst Garp sees himself as a "serious" writer, his mother Jenny writes a feminist manifesto at an opportune time, and finds herself as a magnet for all manner of distressed women
The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( Recording )

37 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strong willed woman attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life and personality of her shy, reclusive daughter
To dance with the white dog by Glenn Jordan( Visual )

27 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A devoted old couple are separated when the wife dies. The husband struggles to cope with his loneliness and failing health, but his spirit is fading when a mysterious white dog appears and reawakens his joy of life
Batteries not included by Matthew Robbins( Visual )

29 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unscrupulous real estate developer sends thugs to a tenement to get rid of the last five tenants. The five are visited by tiny visitors from outer space who turn the tide with magical powers
Butley by Simon Gray( Visual )

22 editions published between 1974 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Butley, a professor at a London University, finds out that his wife wants a divorce, his boyfriend is leaving him and his untalented colleague is getting a book published all in one day
Foxfire( Visual )

27 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her son asks her to move to the city, an elderly woman is torn between his wishes and her many memories of sharing country life with her late husband
The Desert Fox : the story of Rommel by Norbert Brodin( Visual )

16 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sympathetic study of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, a man admired by both those who followed him and those who faced him. In the early 1940s, Rommel's juggernaut Afrika Korps dominated North Africa. But as the tide turned and he came to the painful realisation that his Führer was destroying Germany, his ingrained sense of duty pushed him into a conspiracy against Hitler
The Bostonians by James Ivory( Visual )

36 editions published between 1984 and 2019 in English and German and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olive, a militant suffragette, takes on the education of Verena, a brilliantly gifted but naive young girl. Olive wants to mold and use this gift for the feminist cause. But Verena is also loved by Basil Ransom, an impecunious young lawyer with views strenuously opposed to the Boston feminists. The contest is met between Basil and Olive. The prize: possession of Verena
Tennessee Williams' South by William Hutt fonds (University of Guelph)( Visual )

8 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the life and work of writer and dramatist Tennessee Williams. Features the writer as he answers questions posed to him by the filmmaker in a variety of settings, accompanied by biographical re-creations, photos and occasional excerpted scenes of Williams' work performed specifically for the documentary
Cocoon : the return by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A follow-up to 'Cocoon', this second film has the elderly earthlings return for a visit to their home planet
Alfred Hitchcock presents( Visual )

3 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loaded with twists, turns, and things that go bump in the night, view this storyteller's classic tales with some of the biggest names in showbiz
Alfred Hitchcock presents( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Master of Suspense is back with more twists, turns, and things that go bump in the night. Episodes include: The Glass Eye; Heart of Gold; Reward to Finder; The Diplomatic Corpse; Little White Frock; and more
The light in the forest( Visual )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kidnapped by Indians as an infant, a teenager is returned to his parents but finds the white man's ways disturbing
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 14 motion pictures directed by Alfred Hitchcock, originally released between 1942 and 1976
In the company of whales : gentle giants of the watery realm by Patrick Stewart( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Roger Payne investigates whales' sociability, communication methods, and relations to man
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alfred Hitchcock's The birds Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection
Driving Miss DaisyAlfred Hitchcock's The birdsThe glass menagerieTo dance with the white dogBatteries not includedThe BostoniansCocoon : the returnAlfred Hitchcock presents
Alternative Names
Çessica Tandj

Dandy, Jessica

Dandy, Jessica 1909-1994

Džesika Tandi

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Jessica Tandy British-American actress

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Jessica Tandyová

Tandy, Jessica Alice 1909-1994

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