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Lansbury, Angela 1925-

Works: 982 works in 2,334 publications in 9 languages and 72,138 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Musical films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Animated films  Comedy films  Conspiracy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Host, Storyteller, Author, Singer, Interviewee, Narrator, Vocalist, Costume designer, Speaker, Other, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Angela Lansbury
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

48 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,432 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 )

56 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,196 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 3,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Gale lives with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry. She has a pet dog named Toto. When Miss Gulch takes Toto away, Toto escapes and runs back to Dorothy. Soon, she runs away from home, and runs into the fake psychic, Professor Marvel. He tells Dorothy that her Auntie Em is sick, so Dorothy and Toto run back home, but a tornado comes and takes Dorothy and Toto to Oz, a place somewhere over the rainbow. She lands in Munchkinland. Her house accidentally lands on the Wicked Witch of the West's sister and Dorothy magically inherits the pair of ruby slippers that were on her feet. Glinda, the Good Witch of the North tells Dorothy to follow the Yellow Brick Road to see the Wizard so she can get back home. Along the way, she befriends Scarecrow, Tinman, and Lion. They are also seeking help from the Wizard because the Scarecrow needs a brain, Tinman needs a heart, and Lion needs courage
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

31 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,369 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 2,132 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
Anastasia by Don Bluth( Visual )

26 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated musical tale of Anastasia, a princess of Russia's Romanoff family who survives assassination and finally flees to Austria
The last unicorn by Peter S Beagle( Visual )

29 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 2,035 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 )

24 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 1,843 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 )

38 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,662 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 her 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 )

46 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With her deceptive presence, Angela Lansbury sings the playful lyrics in 1966's musical, Mame
Nanny McPhee by P. J Hogan( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nanny McPhee can tame even the most unruly children with a tap of her magic walking stick. Her latest challenge is the bratty brood of a recent widower, Mr. Brown. He is under pressure to find a new wife or lose his much-needed allowance from wealthy Aunt Adelaide. His love for scullery maid Evangeline remains unspoken as he wincingly woos the eagerly merry widow Mrs. Quickly; but Brown's raucous rugrats have a plan to make things right, especially after they've come under the benevolent influence of Nanny McPhee, whose peculiar brand of discipline works wonders for everyone involved
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

22 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 )

22 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,194 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 )

24 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 1,117 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 )

23 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 1,046 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 )

31 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and German and held by 999 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
William Faulkner's the long, hot summer by Martin Ritt( Visual )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and held by 946 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
Anyone can whistle by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

29 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shell seekers by John Pielmeier( Visual )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With three grown children and a lifetime of memories, Penelope Keeling realizes that something is missing: the simple joy she knew as a child playing on the beach. So she embarks on a journey to discover the secret of happiness for her friends, her family and herself
Angela Lansbury's positive moves : my personal plan for fitness and well-being by Angela Lansbury( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Korean and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
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 Lansbury US-amerikaansch Politikerin

Angela Lansburyová

Lansbury, Angela Brigid 1925-

Shaw, Angela Lansbury 1925-

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Άντζελα Λάνσμπουρι

Анджела Лансбъри

Анджела Ленсбері

Анджела Лэнсбери

Анџела Ленсбери

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Bedknobs and broomsticksThe Wizard of OzNational VelvetNanny McPheeSweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet streetThe picture of Dorian GrayBlue HawaiiThe court jesterThe Shell seekers