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Atkins, Eileen

Overview
Works: 30 works in 50 publications in 1 language and 1,578 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Children's films  History  Made-for-TV movies  Fiction  Historical films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eileen Atkins
She fell among thieves( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 227 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
John Le Carré's Smiley's people by Simon Langton( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 220 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
Robin Hood by Ridley Scott( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 172 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 )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 127 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 )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 105 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 )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Changing times, cutthroat competition, and romance flavor the dramatic conclusion. As the Roaring Twenties close, the market for haute couture is shrinking. In order to survive, can the House of Eliott realize that ready-to-wear is fashion's future?
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why is her door locked?: Distraught over Emily's suicide, Mrs. Bridges steals someone else's baby. A voice from the past: Sarah, a former housemaid returns to the Bellamy household and devises a plan to improve her position. The Swedish tiger: Sarah catches the valet of a Swedish houseguest stealing from the Bellamys but, instead of turning him, she becomes his accomplice. The key of the door: Elizabeth's infatuation with a poet leads her to fall in with a group of Socialists, much to her parents' dismay
Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

1 edition 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 )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 48 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 )

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
The mill on the floss by George Eliot( Recording )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 25 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
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
Wise children by Angela Carter( )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 19 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
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 18 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
A fully dramatized recording of William Shakespeare's King John by William Shakespeare( )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King John of England is pitted against the united powers of France, Brittany, Austria, and the Papacy. Will England be destroyed by his fatal indecision? As alliances are made, broken, and remade, the paranoid and erratic John reveals his weakness and reliance on those around him--including his powerful mother Queen Elinor and Faulconbridge, the cynical and witty bastard son of the dead King Richard I. In this early history play, King John is played by Michael Feast, the Bastard by Michael Maloney, and Constance by Eileen Atkins
Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 17 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
 
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To the lighthouse
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Upstairs, downstairsA fully dramatized recording of William Shakespeare's King John