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McEwan, Geraldine

Overview
Works: 304 works in 769 publications in 4 languages and 14,869 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  History  Historical films  Television series  War films  Detective and mystery television programs  Television comedies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PR2812.A23, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Geraldine McEwan
Vanity fair by Mira Nair( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reese Witherspoon gives a vibrant, captivating performance as one of the greatest female characters of all time, Becky Sharp, in the new, sumptuous and sexy epic from acclaimed director Mira Nair (Monsoon Wedding). I''s a dazzling ascent up the social ladder as vivacious Becky schemes and seduces her way to the top - until love and romance threaten to get in the way! Join her daring adventures that prove all is fair in love and war
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
Agatha Christie Marple by Agatha Christie( Visual )

28 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These four lavish productions are all-new adaptations of Christie classics
The Magdalene Sisters by Peter Mullan( Visual )

52 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of four young Irish women are forced to enter into a "Magdalen laundry", a Catholic reformatory where they are physically, psychologically, and sexually abused
Carrie's war by Coky Giedroyc( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the start of World War II, 14-year-old Carrie and her younger brother Nick are separated from their mother and evacuated from war-torn London to a rural village in Wales, where they now live with a puritanical shopkeeper and his spinster sister
The Barchester Chronicles by Anthony Trollope( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy community of Barchester is rocked from its complacency when a crusade against the Church of England's practice of self-enrichment misfires
Agatha Christie Marple by Agatha Christie( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. Sleeping murder: Gwenda arrives in England, looking forward to her impending marriage and new life in a lovely old coastal estate. But she begins to experience visions and Miss Marple concludes that the bride-to-be witnessed a murder in that very house as a child. By the pricking of my thumbs: Miss Marple teams up with two detectives, Tommy and Tuppence, to investigate the suspicious death of Tommy's Aunt Ada and sudden disappearance of Ada's friend, Mrs. Lancaster. The moving finger: When Jerry Burton moves to Lymstock to convalesce after a motorcycle crash, he meets villagers who traffic in gossip and double-entendres. But the accusations in several anonymous poison-pen letters go beyond the usual prattle and result in two citizens to commit suicide. Or were they murdered? The Sittaford Mystery: Among the guests at a Dartmoor hotel, a séance starts out as an amusing diversion to apss the time on a snowy evening but then takes a sinister turn
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The handsome young King of Navarre and his three friends--Berowne, Longaville, and Dumaine--make a pledge to retreat for three years to study literature and art, depriving themselves of all comforts, including the company of women, for the duration. The pledge survives intact for exactly as long as it takes the beautiful Princess of France and her three friends--Rosaline, Maria, and Katherine--to travel to Navarre on a diplomatic mission from her father. Shakespeare purists will probably be horrified that Branagh has juxtaposed the Bard with classics by Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, and George and Ira Gershwin, in a loving homage to the great musicals of the '30s. He has also thrown in every cliché of said musicals, reviving the abandoned genre with 90 minutes of elaborately staged flossy, frothy, campy, cotton-candy fun
Mapp & Lucia( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British humor at its finest! The tale of two formidable ladies as they vie for social supremacy in their provincial 1920s town, which overflows with snootiness, low cunning schemes, and a rivalry that won't end
Mapp & Lucia( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British humor at its finest! The tale of two formidable ladies as they vie for social supremacy in their provincial 1920s town, which overflows with snootiness, low cunning schemes, and a rivalry that won't end
King Richard III by William Shakespeare( Recording )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakepeare's classic drama in which the murderous King Richard is tormented by the ghosts of his victims until he meets his own violent end
The body in the library by Agatha Christie( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dolly Bantry enlists Miss Marple's help after she and her husband find the body of a mystery woman in their library. News spreads of the disappearance of a glamorous exhibition dancer
Mulberry( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family mansion needs domestic help. Mulberry, the son of Death and Springtime, turns up one day with no qualifications, no one knows where he's from, yet he sweet-talks his way into the job. Suddenly the dull old house isn't so dull anymore
William Shakespeare's Love's labor's lost by William Shakespeare( Recording )

15 editions published between 1974 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perhaps the most demanding of Shakespeare's comedies Love's labours lost tells the story of the King of Navarre and his love for a French princess
The murder at the vicarage by Agatha Christie( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the vicar in Miss Marple's home village declares in exasperation that anyone who murdered Colonel Prothero would be doing the world a service, he does not realise his words will come back to haunt him. The Colonel's death at the vicarage throws up a long list of potential murderers as the unpopular local resident has made many enemies. Miss Marple, temporarily incapacitated after an accident, is perfectly placed to investigate
4:50 from Paddington by Agatha Christie( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two trains briefly draw alongside each other as they race past a country house and - to her horror - Miss Marple's friend Mrs. McGillicuddy witnesses a man in a passing train car strangling a mystery woman
The Noël Coward collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noël Coward is the definitive playwright of the early 20th century, contributing a robust repertoire of brilliant material. Playwright, actor, composer, and irrepressible socialite, Coward charmed high society in both London and New York during his heyday, and his work continues to charm audiences today with its urbane wit, sly humor and distinctive style
A murder is announced by Agatha Christie( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A local ad announcing the date and location of a forthcoming murder has a small village buzzing with curiosity. Assuming it is a hoax, a crowd nonetheless is gathered at Letitia Blacklock's cottage at the appointed tim when the lights go out
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Ronald Neame( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie tells the story of an educator's effect on impressionable young ladies at the Marcia Blaine School for Girls in Edinburgh, revealing the challenges they face growing up in 1930s Scotland. Devoted to her students, Miss Brodie endeavors to fill them with a love of art and culture and as much self-confidence as she possesses. In doing so, she offends the conservative Miss Gaunt, tests the patience of headmistress Miss Mackay, and incites the passions of married art instructor Teddy Lloyd
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark( Recording )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The central character in The prime of Miss Jean Brodie is a woman of remarkable and terrifying individuality, who is at once physically attractive, intelligent, sympathetic, energetic ... and dangerous. Brodie is revealed layer by layer, until her one great flaw is unveiled and she is, in a very real sense, betrayed and destroyed. The Girls of Slender Means demonstrates the brillance of Spark as a stylist. Set in London during the closing months of World War II, the novel centers around the residents of a refuge for unmarried women established in the Edwardian era for "the Pecuniary Convenience and the Social Protection of Ladies of Slender Means." But Spark's protagonists are not the innocent, helpless creatures that their predecessors might have been, and it soon becomes clear that they are not the ones in need of protection
 
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Vanity fair
Alternative Names
Geraldina McEwan

Geraldine McEwan actrice britannique

Geraldine McEwan aktorka brytyjska

Geraldine McEwan attrice inglese

Geraldine McEwan britische Schauspielerin

Geraldine McEwan British actress

Geraldine McEwan britisk skodespelar

Geraldine McEwan britisk skuespiller

Geraldine McEwan Brits acteur (1932-2015)

Geraldine McEwan Brits actrice (1932-2015)

Geraldine McEwan brittisk skådespelare

Mac Ewan, Geraldine

Mac Ewan Geraldine 1932-2015

MacEwan, Geraldine

MacEwan Geraldine 1932-2015

Mc Ewan, Geraldine

Mc Ewan Geraldine 1932-2015

McKeown, Geraldine

McKeown, Geraldine 1932-2015

Макьюэн, Джеральдин

ג'רלדין מקיואן שחקנית אנגלייה

جرالدین مک‌ایوان بازیگر بریتانیایی

ジェラルディン・マキューアン

杰拉尔丁·麦克伊万

潔拉爾汀·麥克伊旺

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Carrie's warThe Barchester ChroniclesAgatha Christie MarpleKing Richard IIIMulberryWilliam Shakespeare's Love's labor's lostThe prime of Miss Jean Brodie