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Atkins, Eileen

Overview
Works: 31 works in 198 publications in 3 languages and 3,017 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Animated films  History  Juvenile works  Children's films  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author of screenplay, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 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 503 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
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 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bespectacled spymaster is once more called from retirement to come to the aid of the 'Circus' -- and he returns with a vengeance. The murder of an émigré Soviet General who was also a British agent sends him digging into the past on a twisted trail across Europe that moves, inexorably, towards a final showdown with his old adversary, Karla of Moscow Centre
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 344 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
Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf( Visual )

51 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 341 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 221 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 Ridley Scott( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award winner Russell Crowe reunites with legendary Gladiator director Ridley Scott for epic action adventure in Robin Hood. Discover the untold story of the man behind the legend as Robin, a heroic warrior, turns outlaw when he assembles a band of skilled marauders to confront injustice and lead an uprising against a weak and corrput English King
The house of Eliott by Stella Gonet( Visual )

11 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 172 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?
To the lighthouse by Virginia Woolf( Recording )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 145 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 114 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 91 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?
Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 74 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 65 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 by Agatha Christie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 53 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
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suitable marriage: A romance appears to develop between Elizabeth and German baron visiting the Bellamys but the true purpose of his trip is revealed during a conversation with Richard. A cry for help: Seeking to help his pregnant new maid, Richard confronts the father of the child and becomes embroiled in a conflict with the devious young man. Magic casements: Unable to do so himself, Richard asks a young army captain to escort the Lady Marjorie to an opera but rumors of an affair start to circulate downstairs. I dies from love: Emily falls deeply in love with the footman of another household but she takes drastic action when they are forbidden to see each other
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the first stirrings of war to the confusing days of the Armistice celebration, the saga of the aristocratic Bellamy family and their loyal and lively servants continues
Talking heads. the second six monologues by Alan Bennett( )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 31 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 23 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
Smiley's people( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 21 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
Smiley's people( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 21 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 2 contains episodes 3-4
 
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Languages
English (166)

German (6)

Italian (1)

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To the lighthouseThe house of EliottThe mill on the flossUpstairs, downstairsTalking heads. the second six monologues