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Sturridge, Charles

Works: 235 works in 638 publications in 7 languages and 13,688 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television programs  Television mini-series  Film and video adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Author, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Charles Sturridge
Most widely held works by Charles Sturridge
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of an 18th-century physician who takes eight years to travel through a variety of fantastical lands, only to have everyone but his wife take him for a madman when he returns home
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

54 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spans three decades from the early twenties to World War II in Charles Ryder's relationship with the wild and eccentric Sebastian Flyte and the aristocratic Marchmain family
Lassie by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

22 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Carraclough family is forced to sell Lassie when they fall on hard times. On her journey of 500 miles, Lassie faces dangers, natural and human, and finds help in unexpected places as she returns to her home and the boy she loves
Shackleton by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

45 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story of Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic adventures. Bound for Antarctica in 1914, Shackleton's ship, the Endurance, was trapped in the pack ice of the Weddell Sea. Ten months later, the ship sank, stranding Shackleton and his crew of 27. Based on the diaries and first person accounts of expedition members, the film tells of their ordeal and their 800-mile journey in an open boat across the world's worst seas that made their rescue possible
Beckett on film by Samuel Beckett( Visual )

10 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The comprehensive cinematic interpretation of Beckett's plays."--Container
Fairy tale a true story by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)( Visual )

22 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Frances and Elsie believe in fairies. The photographs the girls take of the winged beings put them at the center of a real-life controversy that sweeps through a recovering World War I England during 1917. Everyone is caught up in the excitement, including two of the era's most renowned men: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and master illusionist Harry Houdini. Are the photographs real or just a cleaver hoax?
Longitude by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interweaves two stories: John Harrison's forty-year obsession with building his perfect timekeeper, known today as the chronometer; and naval officer Rupert Gould who, two hundred years later, stumbles across Harrison's forgotten chromometers and devotes himself to restoring Harrison's long-neglected mechanical masterpieces
A handful of dust by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

27 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930s England, Tony and Brenda Last and their son, John Andrew, live an idyllic life in the huge Victorian country house that is the symbol of Tony's family pride. The chance arrival of a penniless scrounger irrevocably shatters the gentle balance of their lives as Brenda's search for excitement and Tony's determination to hold on to what is his eventually lead in the direction of divorce and send Tony to South America
Where angels fear to tread by E. M Forster( Visual )

35 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently widowed-- and desperate to escape her oppressive, upper-class English in-laws-- free spirited Lilia Herriton finds refuge in the ancient landscapes of rural Italy. There, she impulsively marries the handsome Gino Carella. But when a child is born, tragedy strikes, and Lilia's scandalized relatives embark on a plot to bring her young son to England for a "proper" upbringing
A foreign field by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secrets are revealed and passions rekindled when British and American war vets return to Normandy on the 50th anniversary of D-Day. This funny drama was seen on Masterpiece Theatre. DVD includes D-Day facts and cast filmographies
Jim Henson's the storyteller the complete collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of classic folk, fables and legends retold by Jim Henson's Creature Shop
Aria by Gustave Charpentier( Visual )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten of the world's best-known film makers were given a free hand to make real any vision
Da Vinci's demons( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Same Genius. New World. Florence is thrown into chaos in the wake of the Pazzi conspiracy and Leonardo da Vinci must push the limits of his mind and body to defend the city against the forces of Rome. When the dust settles, friends are buried and rivalries are enflamed. While the Medicis go to unthinkable lengths to deal with new threats, da Vinci continues on his quest to find the fabled Book of Leaves and uncover the secret history of his mother. He'll come to realize that he has lethal competition in his quest - new enemies who may be even worse than the forces of Pope Sixtus. His search will take him to faraway lands and force him to reevaluate everything he knew about the world and his own personal history
Helen Mirren at the BBC( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soft targets: Two people find themselves exiles, in their own way, and are drawn together
Jim Henson's The storyteller the definitive collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A storyteller accompanied by a talking dog serves as host and narrator for these adaptations of classic children's stories. Jim Henson's Creature Shop provides special effects, animation, puppetry, and makeup to bring unique qualities to this dual-themed fantasy series. Disc 1 is hosted by John Hurt as the Storyteller and features European folklore; disc 2 is hosted by Michael Gambon as a grave-robbing Athenian version of the Storyteller with tales from Greek mythology
Gulliver's travels The Odyssey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gulliver's travels: Set sail for a grand adventure in storytelling with Gulliver, an 18th-century Englishman who travels to mystical lands filled with cunning sorcery, talking beasts and encounters with a mysterious tiny society
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Troubles( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1919, Major Brendan Archer arrives in Ireland to reunite with his fiancée, Angela Spencer. Unfortunately, the family home, The Majestic Hotel, is a decaying shadow of its former self, as is Angela. Puzzled by the changes, Archer's attentions are soon drawn to her lively friend, Sarah Devlin, a passionate Irish nationalist. They fall in love, but the Major soon discovers some disturbing aspects about their relationship which threaten to explode into violence
Aria a superbly sensual experience( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sexy, violent, thought-provoking and funny, here is the movie critics raved about, audiences flocked to see, and no one could stop talking about. Ten of the world's most revered directors pay homage to the opera with this episodic feature
The seagull : a comedy in four acts by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Charles Sturridge britischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Produzent

Charles Sturridge ralisateur britannique

Charles Sturridge regista britannico

Чарлс Стариџ

چارلز استوریج تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

ShackletonA handful of dustA foreign fieldJim Henson's The storyteller the definitive collectionBrideshead revisitedTroublesAria a superbly sensual experienceThe seagull : a comedy in four acts