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Atkins, Eileen

Overview
Works: 29 works in 194 publications in 3 languages and 2,933 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Fiction  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Domestic fiction  Television programs  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author of screenplay, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eileen Atkins
Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

51 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's tragedy set in Roman times dealing with the revenge of Titus Andronicus for the atrocities committed against his family by Tamora, the captive queen of the Goths, and her faction
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen episodes from the television series depicting life in the Bellamy household in early twentieth-century England. Focuses on the lives of the aristocratic family, who live upstairs, and their servants downstairs
John Le Carré's Smiley's people by John Le Carré( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This brilliant sequel to 'Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy' finds Smiley emerging from retirement to engage his lifelong nemesis, the Soviet spymaster Karla, in a final test of wits, nerves, and loyalties. Stellar ensemble casts bring John le Carre's thrilling tales of Cold War-era espionage to vivid life in these television classics
Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway by Marleen Gorris( Visual )

54 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Clarissa Dalloway prepares for an elaborate party, she remembers another summer in the past, when she was a beautiful young woman. Her preparations are interrupted by the unexpected arrival of a former suitor from that long-ago summer. As the day of the party unfolds, Mrs. Dalloway's life also becomes strangely intertwined with a young man she never meets, but whose tragic fate strikes a chord of truth, deep in her soul, that she cannot deny
She fell among thieves( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a Pyrenees vacation in 1922, upright English gentleman Richard Chandos encounters the villainous Vanity Fair. Mistress of the turreted Chateau Jezreel and leader of a motley band of criminals, she will inherit millions if she can force her stepdaughter to marry. Pitting his wits against this formidalbe adversary, Chandos determines to rescue the beautiful young woman. But Vanity Fair keeps one step ahead of him, a trick forever up her sleeve and murder in her heart
Robin Hood by Scott Ridley( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 13th century England, Robin and his band of marauders confront corruption in a local village and lead an uprising against the crown that will forever alter the balance of world power. And whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people
To the lighthouse by Virginia Woolf( Recording )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A summer holiday on the Isle of Skye is the setting for Virginia Woolf's most acclaimed and autobiographical novel in which she attempted to redeem and release the ghosts of her past
The house of Eliott by Stella Gonet( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters, Evangeline and Beatrice, have established a fashion house that creates a sensation in the London of the Roaring Twenties. The sisters and the House of Eliott face changing times, cutthroat competition and romance as they survive in the world of fashion. But the world of haute couture is shrinking. In order to survive, can the House of Eliott realize that ready-to-wear is fashion's future?
The house of Eliott( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sisters Evangeline and Beatrice Eliott, who, with talent nurtured by necessity, establish a fashion house that creates a sensation in Roaring Twenties London. Their star continues to rise, but competition is fierce and customers are fickle. Bea's devotion to the business strains her marriage, while Evie embarks upon a liaison that threatens to ruin both her and the House of Eliott. Title has been repackaged
The House of Eliott( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters, Evangeline and Beatrice, have established a fashion house that creates a sensation in the London of the Roaring Twenties. The sisters and the House of Eliott face changing times, cutthroat competition and romance as they survive in the world of fashion. But the world of haute couture is shrinking. In order to survive, can the House of Eliott realize that ready-to-wear is fashion's future?
Upstairs, downstairs by Keith Barron( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the first stirrings of war to the confusing days of the Armistice celebration, the saga of the aristovratic Bellamy family and their loyal and lively servants continues
Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This ... program intercuts scenes from a ... dramatization of Mrs. Dalloway with a portrayal of Virginia Woolf (played by actress Eileen Atkins) who, based on entries from her diary, explicates the story. Literary critic Hermione Lee addresses topics in the novel such as the significance of shared external events and the theme of emotional bankruptcy ..."--Container
The mill on the floss by George Eliot( Recording )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in rural Victorian England, George Elliot's tour de force chronicles the lives of Maggie Tulliver and her brother Tom and how their intense bond is threatened by Maggie's rebellious lifestyle
Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A universal story about yearning, decay, and searching for meaning. Olga, Masha, and Irina dream of returning to Moscow, which symbolizes their hope for a better life but, as the play proceeds, their drab provincial existence tightens its hold
Agatha Christie Marple( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Towards zero: Miss Marple visits her old school friend Lady Tressilian at the formidable aristocrat's Devon estate. Eyebrows arch higher when the dashing Wimbledon tennis star Nevile Strange arrives with his attractive but high maintenance new wife. Nevile's first wife is also attending. Miss Marple observes the tightly wound group as they holiday by the sea, sensing the sexual tensions and unresolved jealousies that lead to murder
Talking heads. the second six monologues by Alan Bennett( )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In these six new pieces Alan Bennett retains the gripping stories, intensity of delivery and masterly style of his original monologues. The suburban normality of the world his characters inhabit once again belies their lives of secrets, revelations, fears, crimes and passions. They tell their stories, and in doing so reveal more than they know of the humour, passion and sadness of their lives. Alongside the original pieces, these superb monologues form one of the great contributions to television drama
Smiley's people( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This brilliant sequel to Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy finds Smiley emerging from retirement to engage his lifelong nemesis, Soviet spymaster Karla, in a final test of wits, nerves, and loyalties. Disc 1 contains episodes 1-2
Agatha Christie : Marple( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prim and proper in her smart tweed suits and matching hats, Miss Marple is often overlooked by the police and underestimated by criminals. -- Container
Wise children by Angela Carter( )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic tale of the tangled fortunes of two theatrical families, the Hazards and the Chances. It contains as many sets of twins and mistaken identities as any Shakespeare comedy, and celebrates the magic of over a century of show business
Smiley's people( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This brilliant sequel to Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy finds Smiley emerging from retirement to engage his lifelong nemesis, Soviet spymaster Karla, in a final test of wits, nerves, and loyalties. Disc 3 contains episodes 5-6
 
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English (167)

German (6)

Italian (1)