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Brett, Jeremy 1933-1995

Overview
Works: 609 works in 1,341 publications in 5 languages and 20,521 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Musical films  Made-for-TV movies  Television plays  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  History  Televised plays 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Narrator, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Jeremy Brett
 
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My fair lady by George Cukor( Visual )

47 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cockney waif is transformed by a linguistics professor into an elegant lady
The adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Digiview Productions( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enjoy the spellbinding adventures of the world's greatest detective in these dramatizations of the stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
The Oscar Wilde collection( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four of Oscar Wilde's masterpieces. Importance of being earnest: Two young men have taken to bending the truth in order to add excitement to their lives. However, their deceptions eventually cross paths, resulting in a series of crises that threaten to spoil their romantic pursuits. Picture of Dorian Gray: Presents the story of a wealthy English gentleman who gradually sinks into a life of dissipation and crime. Ideal husband: A dazzling blend of farce and morality that explores human frailty and social hypocrisy. Lady Windermere's fan: Centers around the arrival of a mysterious woman who hopes to break into London's society
The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

30 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1860's Venice, a young Venetian borrows money from a Jew who gives him the money on the security of one pound of flesh. Upon default the Jew insists on payment of his bond and the young Venetian is rescued by the heroine disguised as a male lawyer
The hound of the Baskervilles by Terence Fisher( Visual )

17 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson investigate the reappearance of a seemingly supernatural hound, bent on destroying the House of the Baskervilles in accordance with an ancient curse
The return of Sherlock Holmes by Ken Hannam( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes, the world's most famous detective, and his trusted companion Dr. Watson pursue and solve mysteries in a variety of locations throughout England
The memoirs of Sherlock Holmes : DVD collection( Visual )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The three gables": A woman calls for an investigation after she is offered a lot of money to sell her estate. "The dying detective": A woman is convinced that her cousin is putting her family in jeopardy. "The golden pince-nez": Scotland Yard is troubled with a murder investigation and no promising leads. "The red circle": Holmes and Watson are called upon by the landlady of a rooming house who is afraid one of her tenants is up to no good. "The mazarin stone": Watson strikes out on his own as he searches for a young man who has been sending strange messages to two sisters. "The cardboard box": a trio of sisters get into a fight that leads to murder
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film of a stage presentation of Shakespeare's play of how a man's ambition leads to murder and, ultimately, his death
The sign of four by Arthur Conan Doyle( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful young woman seeks the help of Holmes and Watson when the mysterious benefactor who has been sending her a pearl each year since her father disappeared wants to meet her. Involved are a priceless hoard of Indian treasure and a murderer, whose trademark is "the sign of four."
Florence Nightingale( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Florence Nightingale is an aristocratic woman who defied Victorian society to reform hospital sanitation and to define the nursing profession as it is known today. After volunteering to travel to Scutari to care for the wounded soldiers of the Crimean War, she was scorned by her community and was faced with great opposition for her new way of thinking. However, through her selfless acts of caring, she quickly became known as 'The Lady with the Lamp, ' the caring nurse whose shadow softened those who had been wounded in battle
The merry widow : highlights by Franz Lehár( )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sherlock Holmes feature film collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holmes and Dr. Watson must use all their cunning and detective skills in some risky operations to foil the criminal element in each of these 5 mysteries
The casebook of Sherlock Holmes : DVD collection( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the original stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, this set features six tales of mystery, deduction, and suspense. Join the famous sleuth and the good doctor on yet another round of adventures
The eligible bachelor by Peter Hammond( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of a story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The most eligible bachelor in London, Lord St. Simon, has just married a wealthy American woman. The young couple's wedding day turns to tragedy when an unwelcome guest arrives at the wedding breakfast and the bride disappears. Sherlock Holmes is plagued with terrible nightmares, which cause him to regard the plight of Lord St. Simon with contempt. Will Holmes take the case?
The last vampyre by Tim Sullivan( Visual )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holmes and Watson battle a direct descendant of the St. Clair family, burned as a suspected vampyre 100 years before
The good soldier( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the decade preceding World War I, two wealthy, handsome couples--English Captain Edward Ashburnham and his wife Leonora, and American John Dowell and his wife Florence--meet at a German spa and forge an immediate bond. Through nine seasons at various spas, the splendid foursome lives elegant, perfect lives. But nothing is as it seems. As John says at one point, "My wife and I knew the Captain and his wife Mrs. Ashburnham as well as was possible to know anybody. And yet we knew nothing about them at all." The film explores the power games, class snobbery, sexual lies, and lack of intimacy that boil beneath the placid, pristine exteriors the upper classes show the world. The story is presented in flashback, a literary technique Madox Ford helped popularize
Troylus and Cressida by William Shakespeare( Recording )

19 editions published between 1961 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cynical drama set during a truce in the Trojan War. Lovers separated by circumstance mock love and choose other partners as the war resumes with treachery and betrayal
Saint Joan by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Irish playwright's dramatic presentation of Joan of Arc as peasant, genius, saint and fifteenth century feminist
My fair lady by Frederick Loewe( )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how a British diction teacher takes a young cockney flower seller and turns her into a lady by changing her speech
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film of a stage presentation of Shakespeare's play of how a man's ambition leads to murder and, ultimately, his death
 
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The adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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The hound of the BaskervillesFlorence NightingaleThe last vampyreThe good soldierA study in celluloid : a producer's account of Jeremy Brett as Sherlock HolmesThe Jeremy Brett - Linda Pritchard story : on the wings of paradiseThe man who became Sherlock Holmes : the tortured mind of Jeremy Brett
Alternative Names
Džeremi Bret

Huggins, Jeremy 1933-1995

Huggins, Peter Jeremy William.

Huggins, Peter Jeremy William 1933-1995

Jeremy Brett acteur britannique

Jeremy Brett angol színész

Jeremy Brett attore televisivo britannico

Jeremy Brett britischer Schauspieler

Jeremy Brett britisk skodespelar

Jeremy Brett britisk skuespiller

Jeremy Brett Brits acteur

Jeremy Brett britský zpěvák a herec

Jeremy Brett brittisk skådespelare

Τζέρεμυ Μπρεττ

Джереми Бретт

Джеръми Брет

Џереми Брет

Џереми Брет англиски глумец

ג'רמי בארט סופר בריטי

جرمی برت بازیگر بریتانیایی

جيرمي بريت ممثل إنجليزي

제러미 브렛

ジェレミー・ブレット

傑瑞米·布雷特

杰里米·布雷特

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