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Sturridge, Charles

Overview
Works: 240 works in 793 publications in 8 languages and 14,130 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Children's films  Historical films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Author, fmd, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Charles Sturridge
 
Most widely held works by Charles Sturridge
Lassie by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

33 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,365 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 Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

54 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernest Shackleton put out an ad requesting: Men wanted for hazardous journey. Small wages. Bitter cold. Long months of complete darkness. Constant danger. Safe return doubtful. Honor and recognition in case of success. The 27 men who joined his expedition found that Shackleton was true to his word. This is the true story of their extraordinary ordeal, and the death-defying, 800-mile journey in an open boat across the world₂s worst seas that made their rescue possible
Gulliver's travels by Dave Fleischer( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,137 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
Beckett on film by Samuel Beckett( Visual )

19 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

35 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 987 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 )

37 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 919 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 chronometers and devotes himself to restoring Harrison's long-neglected mechanical masterpieces
A handful of dust by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

31 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and held by 769 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
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

60 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles is from a family with little money. Sebastian's family is wealthy. The two become friends at Oxford. When Sebastian invites his friend to dinner, Charles becomes involved with Sebastian's family. After Charles becomes an officer in the British Army he and his company are moved to an English country house that he realizes is Sebastian's family home. Here he discovers memories of his youth and young manhood, his loves, life, and a journey of faith and anguish. Includes eleven episodes
Where angels fear to tread by E. M Forster( Visual )

43 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 599 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
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 584 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
Churchill's secret( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the summer of 1953 and Nurse Appleyard is rushed to a secret location where she discovers her patient is Winston Churchill, the elderly Prime Minister. Churchill has suffered a stroke and may not last the weekend. As Churchill's wife and family gather at his bedside, long-buried tensions rise to the surface
Da Vinci's demons( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 423 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
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 377 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 )

8 editions published between 1808 and 2008 in English and held by 344 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
A foreign field by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 326 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
Jim Henson's The storyteller : the complete collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten of the world's best-known film makers were given a free hand to make real any vision
Helen Mirren at the BBC( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The apple cart: The king must match wits with an unruly mistress and a cabinet wanting a constitutional monarchy
Jim Henson's The storyteller : the definitive collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 207 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 by Vivendi Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 152 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
 
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A handful of dustBrideshead revisitedBrideshead revisitedA foreign fieldAriaJim Henson's The storyteller : the definitive collection
Alternative Names
Charles Sturridge britischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Produzent

Charles Sturridge Brits acteur

Charles Sturridge réalisateur britannique

Charles Sturridge regista britannico

Чарлс Стариџ

Чарльз Стёрридж

چارلز استوریج تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

스티리지, 찰스 1951-

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