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Massey, Anna

Works: 466 works in 1,360 publications in 6 languages and 25,114 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Comedy films  Television mini-series  History  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Fiction  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Costume designer, Other, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Anna Massey
Most widely held works by Anna Massey
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startled to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?
Mansfield Park by Iain B Macdonald( Visual )

43 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"True virtue triumphs over superficiality in this distinguished BBC production of Jane Austen's celebrated novel set in 18th century England. Young, impoverished Fanny Price arrives at the elegant estate of her uncle, Sir Thomas Bertram. Snubbed by everyone except her cousin Edmund, she begins her long struggle for acceptance by her shallow relatives, who believe wealth automatically means quality"--Container
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

10 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora is sheltered first by her father and then by her husband. All her life, she has been protected like a fragile possession ... like a doll in a doll's house. After she marries, Nora becomes frustrated, realizes that under the dominance of her husband she will never have an identity of her own, and leaves to find a new life for herself
A tale of two cities by Philippe Monnier( Visual )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the dock of a British courtroom, French aristocrat Charles Darnay stands accused of spying. The outlook appears grim until some last-minute help comes from the mysterious Sydney Carton. Darnay goes free and makes plans to marry Lucie Manette. Carton keeps his love for her to himself, yet assures her that he would make the ultimate sacrifice for her 'or for anyone you love'"--Container
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

33 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In modern-day London, a sex criminal known as the Necktie Murderer has the police on his trail. Another man must prove his innocence by finding the real murderer
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier( Recording )

37 editions published between 1938 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For months after her death, the memory of Rebecca de Winter continues to dominate everyone at her former home, Manderley, one of the most famous English country houses
Peeping Tom by Michael Powell( Visual )

58 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of a voyeuristic maniac who kills women while filming them with his 16mm camera
Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont by Dan Ireland( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Palfrey, an elegant, genteel widow, came from Scotland to London to take up residence at the Claremont Hotel. Though she had high hopes for the cosmopolitan pleasures of living in a big city, she is soon filled with a sense of uneasiness and gloom
The world of Peter Rabbit and friends by Beatrix Potter( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The escapades of these mischievous bunnies in Mr. McGregor's garden come to life. After feasting on the cuttings in Mr. McGregor's garden rubbish heap, the Flopsy Bunnies are overcome by the soporific effect of overgrown lettuces and stolen away by Mr. McGregor. Moppet, Mittens and Tom Kitten's attempt to keep clean and tidy for their mother's tea party, and Jemima Puddle-Duck encounters a foxy-whiskered gentleman
He knew he was right by Anthony Trollope( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the classic novel by Anthony Trollope, the story follows Louis and Emily Trevalyan. After a blissful first year of marriage, things turn darker when a roguish Colonel takes an interest in Emily that fans the flames of Louis's jealousy
Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the beautiful and innocent Tess Durbeyfield is driven by family poverty to claim kinship with the wealthy D'Urbervilles and seek a portion of their family fortune, meeting the manipulative Alec proves to be her downfall
Othello by William Shakespeare( Recording )

30 editions published between 1960 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A full cast recording of Shakespeare's play which pits love, honesty and innocence against the overwhelming power of flattery and deception
Murder in Mesopotamia by Agatha Christie( Recording )

31 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nurse Amy Leatheran is recruited to care for the frightened wife of an American archaelogist at an excavation in the Iraqi desert. Are the wife's fears mere hallucination's When she is found bludgeoned to death, her paranoia proves, too late, fully justified
The Oxford murders by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dos hombres que se acaban de conocer, un prestigioso profesor de Lógica, y un joven estudiante que acaba de llegar a la universidad con la intención de hacer su tesis con Seldom, descubren el cadáver de una anciana. Pronto queda claro que éste es el primero de una serie de asesinatos, todos anunciados por el culpable a través de extraños símbolos. El profesor y el estudiante unen sus esfuerzos para desentrañar el código, convirtiéndose todo en un elaborado puzzle en el que nada es lo que parece
The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare( Recording )

28 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recorded performance of Shakespeare's play
Manor house( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Following in the tradition of Upstairs, Downstairs and Robert Altman's 2001 Edwardian comic feature Gosford Park, Manor House takes a fascinating look at the grand and grueling British class system of the early 1900s"--Container
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Recording )

21 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A problem comedy revolving around an enchanted island, an exiled duke and his daughter, and young lovers, addressing questions of free will and reconciliation
Midsomer murders by John Nettles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these four contemporary British television mysteries. The Dogleg Murders: Members of the swanky Whiteoaks Golf Club keep turning up dead by the 13th hole. The black book: The detectives investigate a string of savage murders precipated by a local art auction. Secrets and spies: A mysterious creature is killing sheep in Midsomer County, but it soon moves on to larger prey. The glitch: A local scientist's determination to stop an American millionaire's latest business venture has fatal repurcussions
Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a drunken impulse, Henchard sells his wife and baby daughter at a country fair, an outrageous act for which he suffer an agonizing remorse. Years later, when he has become a respected and prosperous man, his wife and daughter seek him out in Casterbridge. He attempts to right the long-ago wrong and sets in motion a series of events that spell his destruction
The Anton Chekhov collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC
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He knew he was right
RebeccaPeeping TomThe world of Peter Rabbit and friendsHe knew he was rightTess of the d'UrbervillesOthelloMurder in MesopotamiaThe comedy of errors
Alternative Names
Anna Massey actress

Anna Massey actrice britannique

Anna Massey attrice britannica

Anna Massey britische Schauspielerin

Anna Massey britisk skodespelar

Anna Massey britisk skuespiller

Anna Massey Brits acteur

Anna Massey Brits actrice

Anna Massey brittisk skådespelare

Anna Massey pemeran perempuan asal Britania Raya

Massey, Anna Raymond 1937-2011

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