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Beavan, Jenny 1950-

Overview
Works: 42 works in 137 publications in 5 languages and 12,968 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  History  Historical films  Science fiction films  Biographical films 
Roles: Costume designer, ard, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jenny Beavan
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 2,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finally catching serial killer and occult 'sorcerer' Lord Blackwood, legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson can close yet another successful case. After his execution, Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again. Contending with Watson's new fiancée and the dimwitted head of Scotland Yard, the determined detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit, and black magic, not to mention the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler
Mad Max by Tom Hardy( Visual )

22 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a post-apocalyptic world, Max Rockatansky, haunted by his turbulent past, believes the best way to survive is to wander alone. But he becomes swept up with a group fleeing from Immortan Joe, a ruthless dictator, across the Wasteland in a War Rig driven by an elite Imperator, Furiosa
Gosford Park by Robert Altman( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Altman directs this Oscar-winning whodunit about a country estate murder that has the police baffled, but not the all-seeing servants who know that almost everyone had a motive
Ever after : a Cinderella story by Drew Barrymore( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman of the 16th century stands up to her scheming stepmother and works miracles on the lives of everyone around her, including the crown prince of France
Possession by Neil LaBute( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roland is an academic researcher who discovers some important letters written by a famous Victorian poet, Randolph Henry Ash. Ash was presumed to have been totally devoted to his wife, but Roland finds letters written to another unnamed woman, and soon determines that the intended recipient was another, less well-known poet, Christabel LaMotte. Roland contacts Maud, an expert on LaMotte's life and work. Despite her skepticism, the two begin to investigate, and uncover a wealth of information about the affair between the two poets
Casanova by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in German and English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casanova has to begin searching for a wife. He is a womanizer with many conquests and If he cannot show he is living a more respectable life, the Church will throw him out of Venice. He is quickly engaged to Victoria, a woman with a pure reputation. As soon as that is arranged, he meets Francesca, a feminist who hates all he stands for. He pretends to be someone else to get into her good graces, and soon finds out she is engaged to Papprizzio, a man whom she has never met. Meanwhile, arriving in Venice to find Casanova, is Pucci, one of the Vatican's most known and feared inquisitors. Francesca falls in love with Casanova, who is pretending to be the Lard king himself. Francesca's brother Donato is in love with Victoria and her mother Andrea wants Francesca to marry a man of substance
The gathering storm by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-1930's the great politican and orator Winston Churchill was out of favor with the English people and struggling to make his voice heard. Wrestling with his personal demons, a lonely but defiant Churchill attempts to warn the world of the impending threat from Hitler's Germany
Anna and the King by Andy Tennant( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English schoolteacher Anna Leonowens has traveled to Siam to educate the fifty-eight children of King Mongkut. If she has preconceived notions about the East, the King has similar notions about the West. But amid the danger of growing political unrest, their respect for each other slowly turns into something more. Cast: Jodie Foster, Chow Yun-Fat, Bai Ling
Maurice by James Ivory( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

E.M. Forrester's story of two Edwardian-era Cambridge graduates that fall in love, but must abide by British society's strict norms regarding homosexuality
The Black Dahlia by Brian De Palma( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1940s Los Angeles. Two police officers, Bucky Bleichert and his partner, Lee Blanchard, investigate the death of Elizabeth Short - also known as The Black Dahlia, a young woman who is found brutally murdered. With a corpse so mutilated, the photos are kept from the public. Bucky soon realizes that his girlfriend had ties to the deceased, and soon after that, he begins uncovering corruption and conspiracy within the police department. The case becomes an obsession for the two men and their lives begin to unravel
A room with a view( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on E.M. Forster's novel of requited love. A young, independent-minded, upper-class Edwardian woman who is trying to sort out her burgeoning romantic feelings, divided between an enigmatic free spirit she meets on vacation in Florence and the priggish bookworm to whom she becomes engaged back in the more corseted Surrey. Funny, sexy, and sophisticated, this film was a gargantuan art-house hit
Alexander by Oliver Stone( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il giovane Alessandro Magno, divorato dal desiderio di gloria e avventura, parte dalla Macedonia per conquistare ed estendere il suo dominio fino ai territori oggi noti come Asia centrale, portando il suo esercito in zone dove fino ad allora mai nessun occidentale era arrivato. Portava dentro di sé il desiderio di guadagnare l'approvazione del padre Filippo, le difficoltà con l'ambiziosa moglie persiana Roxane e il sostegno della profonda amicizia con l'amico Efestione. Insieme al suo generale Tolomeo non è mai sconfitto in battaglia, cosa mai successa nella storia militare. Alessandro e i suoi uomini si spingono attraverso deserti, montagne, giungle misteriose, lottando con chiunque osi ostacolare il loro cammino
Timeline by Michael Crichton( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of present-day archeology students are stunned to discover a handwritten plea for help dated April 2, 1357-- from their own professor. He's been blasted back in time to the 14th century. To rescue him, they must travel back and survive one of the most violent battles in world history-- and make it back to the 21st century alive
Howards end = Retour à Howards end by James Ivory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans l'Angleterre postvictorienne, deux soeurs, Margaret et Helen Schlegel, intelligentes, cultivées et extrêmement émancipées pour l'époque font connaissance d'une famille aussi prospère que conventionnelle : les Wilcox. Helen tombe amoureuse de Paul, le cadet des Wilcox. Leur idylle connaît la fin désastreuse que les profondes différences de leurs caractères laissaient attendre, et les deux familles se séparent en espérant ne plus jamais se revoir
Sherlock Holmes collection : Sherlock Holmes and Sherlock Holmes: a game of shadows( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes: Follow Sherlock Holmes and his sidekick Dr. Watson as they go to work on mysteries
Colmillo blanco = White Fang( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Jack, trying to fulfill his father's dying wish to find gold in the Yukon, begins a journey where he meets a veteran gold miner who guides him to his father's claim and a magnificent wolf-dog who changes his life forever
White Fang by Randal Kleiser( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Jack, trying to fulfill his father's dying wish to find gold in the Yukon, begins a journey where he meets a veteran gold miner who guides him to his father's claim and a magnificent wolf-dog who changes his life forever
Child 44 by Daniel Espinosa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1953 Soviet Russia, secret police agent Leo Demidov loses status, power, and home when he refuses to denounce his own wife, Raisa, as a traitor. Exiled from Moscow to a grim provincial outpost, Leo and Raisa join forces with General Mikhail Nesterov to track down a serial killer who preys on young boys. Their quest for justice threatens a system-wide cover-up by Leo's psychopathic rival Vasili, who insists, there is no crime in paradise
Howards End by James Ivory( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in German and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Edwardian England, two well educated sisters each find different ways to deal with the constrainsts of society
Sense and sensibility by Ang Lee( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters, one practical and conventional and the other emotional and sentimental, find that only through compromise of their mutual differences can they get along and find the husbands they wish. Academy Award winner 1995
 
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Alternative Names
Jenny Beavan brit jelmeztervező

Jenny Beavan britische Kostümbildnerin

Jenny Beavan Brits kostuumontwerpster

Jenny Beavan conceptrice de costumes anglaise

Jenny Beavan costumista britannica

Jenny Beavan English costume designer

Беван, Дженни

جنی بیون

ジェニー・ビーヴァン

珍妮·比雲

珍妮·碧萬

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