WorldCat Identities

Lansbury, Angela 1925-

Works: 942 works in 2,206 publications in 9 languages and 70,039 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Fantasy films  Musical films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Conspiracy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Host, Storyteller, Author, Singer, Interviewee, Vocalist, Narrator, Costume designer, Speaker, Other, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Angela Lansbury
Beauty and the Beast by Walt Disney( Visual )

68 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 5,487 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 )

43 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,417 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 transform him into a human time bomb
Bedknobs and broomsticks by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

53 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,212 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
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

21 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 3,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unhappy Dorothy runs away from home, has adventures in a fantasy land but finally decides that happiness was in her own back yard all the time. This version returns the opening and closing credits and Kansas sequences to the original sepia, and has transferred Oz sequences from a recently discovered Technicolor print. Also includes Angela Lansbury hosting a feature on the making of the film
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

29 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes
Mr. Popper's penguins by Jim Carrey( Visual )

27 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Popper, a successful businessman who's clueless when it comes to the really important things in life, until he inherits six 'adorable' penguins, each with its own unique personality. Soon Tom's rambunctious roommates turn his swank New York apartment into a snowy winter wonderland, and the rest of his world upside-down. Adapted from the award-winning classic children's book, Mr. Popper's Penguins is a cool blast of fun for all ages
Anastasia by Don Bluth( Visual )

22 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the tale of how a Russian princess, having somehow survived an assassination plot against her family, battles the evil Rasputin to gain her rightful heritage
The last unicorn by Peter S Beagle( Visual )

27 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 2,030 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
The greatest story ever told by George Stevens( Visual )

22 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 1,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama of the life of Christ, the teacher and saviour, healer of the hopeless and champion of the poor, from Galilee to Golgotha
Gaslight by George Cukor( Visual )

34 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paula is the rich innocent married to the calculating Gregory Anton, never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in their London home. She becomes his helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity. The only clue to his evil acts is the dimming of their gaslights. She comes under the protection of a Scotland Yard detective, Brian Cameron, who suspects Anton has already murdered once
Nanny McPhee by P. J Hogan( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious woman with special powers enters the household of the recently widowed Mr. Brown and attempts to tame his seven very naughty children. Soon, the children's misbehavior has magical and startling consequences
Mame : original Broadway cast recording by Jerry Herman( Recording )

45 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With her deceptive presence, Angela Lansbury sings the playful lyrics in 1966's musical, Mame
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 1,222 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 Albert Lewin( Visual )

20 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,202 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 )

23 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 1,116 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
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Visual )

21 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set amidst the Egyptian landscape, Hercule Poirot must unravel the web of treachery and guilt woven by the murderer of a beautiful young heiress
The court jester by Melvin Frank( Visual )

29 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,001 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
William Faulkner's the long, hot summer by Martin Ritt( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and held by 933 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
The Shell seekers by John Pielmeier( Visual )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 920 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 )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 896 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
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Ancela Lensberi

Andžela Lensberi

Andžela Lensberija

Angela Lansbury actrice américaine

Angela Lansbury actriz estadounidense

Angela Lansbury aktorka amerykańska

Angela Lansbury Amerikaans acteur

Angela Lansbury Amerikaans actrice

Angela Lansbury attrice e cantante inglese

Angela Lansbury britische Schauspielerin

Angela Lansbury British-American actress and singer


Angela Lansburyová

Lansbury, Angela Brigid 1925-

Shaw, Angela Lansbury 1925-

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Анджела Ленсбері

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The Manchurian candidateBedknobs and broomsticksThe Wizard of OzNational VelvetNanny McPheeSweeney Todd  : the demon barber of Fleet streetThe picture of Dorian GrayBlue Hawaii