WorldCat Identities

Lansbury, Angela 1925-

Overview
Works: 842 works in 1,995 publications in 6 languages and 66,765 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Musical films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Slasher films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Host, Storyteller, Author, Singer, Interviewee, Narrator, Costume designer, Speaker, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Angela Lansbury
Beauty and the beast by Gary Trousdale( Visual )

47 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 5,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spell of an enchantress opens this classic fairy tale, turning a cruel prince into a hideous beast. Belle, the heroine, is a book-loving young lady trapped by the beast when she comes looking for her father. To break the spell, the beast must win Belle's love before the last petal falls from an enchanted rose
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

37 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 3,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Army platoon, captured in the Korean conflict, is whisked to Manchuria for three nightmarish days of experimental drug-and-hypnosis- induced conditioning that transforms the men into human time bombs
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

19 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 3,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy tale about a little Kansas girl named Dorothy who is transported to the land of Oz by a tornado. Once there, she journeys along the Yellow Brick Road with her friends the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman and the Cowardly Lion to ask the wizard for help with their problems
Bedknobs and broomsticks by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

45 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 3,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amateur witch, along with three precocious orphans, flies into one fantastic adventure after another aboard a bewitched bed to save the country from hostile invaders
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

27 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and held by 2,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes
Anastasia by Don Bluth( Visual )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated musical tale of Anastasia, a princess of Russia's Romanoff family who survives assassination and finally flees to Austria
Mr. Popper's penguins by Jim Carrey( Visual )

21 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Popper's Penguins is the story of a boy whose explorer father loves him but neglects him in favor of his career. Once the boy grows to sharkish real-estate wheeler-dealer manhood in NYC, he does the same thing to his wife, daughter, and son. Promised a partner position in his real-estate firm, he woos a reluctant seller to part with the Tavern on the Green. Life is going fine until his dad's final gift to him arrives. Then Mr. Popper's life changes radically, because the gift is penguins--live, breathing, fish-loving penguins. Mr. Popper, at first vexed and then beguiled by the creatures, tries to deal with them, his job, his children, his ex-wife, a nosy neighbor, an officious zoo guy, and the state of his soul
The greatest story ever told by George Stevens( Visual )

21 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 1,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jesus of Nazareth, from his birth and teachings to His crucifixtion and Resurrection
The last unicorn by Peter S Beagle( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 1,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely unicorn, believing herself to be the last, searches for any others of her kind, while avoiding the malevolent Red Bull, the agent believed to have destroyed the rest of her herd. She finally finds help from a magician named Schmendrick and a knight named Prince Lir
Gaslight by George Cukor( Visual )

26 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in their London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity
Mame original Broadway cast recording by Jerry Herman( Recording )

42 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music and lyrics by Jerry Herman. Book by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee. Program notes included
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times are hard in 1846 London and one must make do. So Nellie Lovett adds something extra to the meat pies she peddles on Fleet Street. The secret ingredient: freshly murdered victims of her partner in crime, barber Sweeney Todd
The picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

22 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorian Gray is an innocent young man who has his portrait painted by a close friend. Soon after he falls under the influence of amoral Lord Henry Wotton. Dorian soon jilts his fiancee, which leads to her suicide. This is the start of a life of increasing debauchery. Dorian realizes that the outward signs of this are apparent only in the portrait. Eventually the picture, secreted in his childhood playroom, becomes almost hideous to behold. But Dorian still has one pure love - Gladys, the niece of the original painter
Blue Hawaii( Visual )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elvis Presley plays an ex-GI returning home to Hawaii. His mother wants him to climb the corporate ladder, but his work plans focus on being a tour guide
The court jester by Melvin Frank( Visual )

26 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 12th century England, the infant king is usurped by the wicked King Roderick. Black Fox and his band attempt to restore the rightful king to the throne by having a member of their group infiltrate the court by posing as the jester. Things get zany when the jester is hypnotized into believing he is an assassin and switches identities at the snap of finger, the King's daughter falls for the jester, people randomly sing what are supposed to be recognition codes, and a sorceress interferes
The Shell seekers by Rosamunde Pilcher( Visual )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penelope Keeling seeks to discover the secret of happiness for her friends, her family and herself
Mame by Jerome Lawrence( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The musical comedy adaptation of the story of Auntie Mame and her escapades around the world in the 1930's and 1940's
Fantasia Fantasia 2000( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasia: Features a blend of animation set to classical music, and live action scenes of the orchestra. Pieces include: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor by Johann Sebastian Bach, The Nutcracker Suite by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, The Rite of Spring by Igor Stravinsky, The Pastoral Symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven, Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli, Night on Bald Mountain by Modeste Moussorgsky, and Ave Maria by Franz Schubert
The Harvey girls by George Sidney( Visual )

14 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and French and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a train trip West to become a mail order bride Susan Bradley meets a cheery crew of young women traveling out to open a " Harvey House " restaurant at a remote whistle stop to provide good cooking and wholesome company for railway travellers. When Susan and her bashful suitor find romance daunting, Susan joins the Harvey Girls instead. The saloon across the street with its alluring worldly-wise women offers them tough competition, fair and foul, and Susan catches the eye of the Ned Trent, the distant but intense proprietor of the bar
William Faulkner's the long, hot summer( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Quick, an industrious con artist who's known throughout the country as a barn burner, gets run out of a Mississippi town. He meets up with Clara Varner, whose father is pressuring her to get married and provide him with grandchildren. It isn't long before he decides Ben and Clara should marry, and when she resists, it sets up a dramatically escalating clash of wills
 
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Alternative Names
Ancela Lensberi

Andžela Lensberi

Andžela Lensberija

Angela Lansbury actrice amricaine

Angela Lansbury actriz estadounidense

Angela Lansbury aktorka amerykańska

Angela Lansbury Amerikaans acteur

Angela Lansbury attrice e cantante inglese

Angela Lansbury britische Schauspielerin

ANGELA LANSBURY SHAW

Lansbury, Angela Brigid 1925-

Shaw, Angela Lansbury 1925-

Άντζελα Λάνσμπουρι

Анджела Лансбъри

Анджела Ленсбері

Анджела Лэнсбери

Анџела Ленсбери

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אנג'לה לאנסברי

آنجلا لنسبوری تهیه‌کننده، صداپیشه، بازیگر، نویسنده، و خواننده آمریکایی

ანჯელა ლენსბერი

앤절라 랜스베리

アンジェラ・ランズベリー

安吉拉蘭斯伯里

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The Manchurian candidateThe Wizard of OzBedknobs and broomsticksNational VelvetSweeney Todd  : the demon barber of Fleet streetThe picture of Dorian GrayBlue HawaiiThe court jesterThe Shell seekers