WorldCat Identities

Massey, Anna

Works: 552 works in 1,624 publications in 6 languages and 25,014 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Comedy films  History  Fiction  Television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer, Commentator, nar
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 Barnaby Thompson( Visual )

31 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,888 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 Jane Austen( Visual )

38 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True virtue triumph's 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 accceptance by her shallow relatives who believe wealth automatically means quality. In part 2, Fanny has won the respect of her snobbish relations but incurs the displeasure of her uncle by rejecting the handsome philanderer Henry Crawford because she has fallen in love with Edmund
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

11 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora (Bloom) will do anything to please her authoritarian husband Torvald (Hopkins). Per Torvald's instruvtions, Nora focuses on such womanly disciplines as dancing and takin care of babies, while he sees to all the affairs of money. But when a past financial mistake comes back to haunt Nora and Torvald finds out, the result is an explosion of fury and a shocking revelation that changes the course of the entire family forever
A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Visual )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,015 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
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier( Recording )

40 editions published between 1938 and 2017 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl becomes the second Mrs. Max de Winter, only to find that she is not the mistress of Manderley. Instead the house and its occupants are dominated by the memory of Rebecca, her predecessor
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

32 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In modern-day London, a sex criminal known as the Necktie Murderer has the police on alert; and in typical Hitchcock fashion, their trail is leading to an innocent man who must now elude the law and prove his innocence by finding the real murderer
Peeping Tom by Michael Powell( Visual )

57 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 832 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 )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 748 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
He knew he was right by Anthony Trollope( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 671 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 David Blair( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 602 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
The Oxford murders by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 477 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
Murder in Mesopotamia by Agatha Christie( Recording )

38 editions published between 1932 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nurse Amy Leatheran is recruited to care for the frightened wife of an American archeologist at an excavation in the Iraqi desert. When she is found bludgeoned to death, her paranoia proves, too late, fully justified
Manor house( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 414 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 comedy of errors by William Shakespeare( Recording )

31 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recorded performance of Shakespeare's play
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Recording )

22 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 394 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 378 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
Othello by William Shakespeare( Recording )

31 editions published between 1960 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 369 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
Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy( Visual )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 353 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 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC
Telling some tales by Anna Massey( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Telling Some Tales' is the autobiography of Anna Massey, who, in 2005, was awarded a CBE for services to drama. After all the upsets, Anna ends her book with the story of personal happiness, achieved without make-up, lighting or script. It does not kiss & tell, but is an emotional account of a life intensely lived
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He knew he was right
FrenzyPeeping TomHe knew he was rightTess of the d'UrbervillesMurder in MesopotamiaThe comedy of errorsThe tempestOthelloMayor of Casterbridge
Alternative Names
Anna Massey

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Anna Massey pemeran perempuan asal Britania Raya

Massey, Anna Raymond 1937-2011

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