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Christie, Julie 1941-

Overview
Works: 323 works in 1,178 publications in 7 languages and 30,405 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Legends  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Costume designer, Author of introduction, Other, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Julie Christie
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean ( Visual )
105 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 4,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of surgeon-poet Yury Zhivago before and during the Russian Revolution. Married to an upper-class girl who is devoted to him, yet he finds himself in love with an unfortunate woman who becomes his muse. Zhivago becomes torn between fidelity and passion. Sympathetic with the Bolshevik revolution, but shaken by the wars and purges, he struggles to retain his individualism as a humanist amid the spirit of collectivism
Hamlet by Kenneth Branagh ( Visual )
57 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 3,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this first-ever full-text film of William Shakespeare's work, the Prince of Denmark, Hamlet, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer. Meanwhile, war is brewing
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut ( Visual )
91 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Montag, a regimented fireman in charge of burning the forbidden volumes, meets a revolutionary school teacher who dares to read. Suddenly he finds himself a hunted fugitive, forced to choose not only between two women, but between personal safety and intellectual freedom
Away from her by Sarah Polley ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fiona and Grant are an Ontario couple who have been married for over 40 years. During the twilight of their years, Grant is forced to face the fact that Fiona's 'forgetfulness' actually is Alzheimer's. After Fiona wanders away and is found, the decision is made for her to go into a nursing home. For the first time in their relationship, they are forced to undergo a separation since this is the nursing home 'no-vistors,' first 30 days policy of a patient's stay. When Grant visits Fiona after the orientation period, he is devastated to find out that not only has she seemingly forgotten him, but she has transferred her affections to another man. As the distance between husband and wife grows, Grant must draw upon his love for Fiona to perform an act of self-sacrifice in order to ensure her happiness
McCabe & Mrs. Miller by Robert Altman ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charismatic but dumb John McCabe arrives in a turn-of-the-century Pacific Northwest town to set up a whorehouse/tavern. Shrewd Mrs. Miller, a professional madam, arrives soon after construction begins. She offers to help McCabe run his business and the whorehouse thrives. McCabe and Mrs. Miller draw closer, despite their conflicting intelligences and philosophies. Soon, however, the mining deposits in the town attract the attention of a major corporation, which wants to buy out McCabe along with the rest. His decision has major repercussions for him, Mrs. Miller, and the town
Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During his third year at Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry Potter must confront the devious and dangerous wizard responsible for his parents' deaths
Red Riding Hood ( Visual )
15 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Valerie is a beautiful young woman torn between two men. She is in love with a brooding outsider Peter, but her parents have arranged for her to marry the wealthy Henry. Unwilling to lose each other, Valerie and Peter are planning to run away together when they learn that Valerie's older sister has been killed by the werewolf that prowls the dark forest surrounding their village
Far from the madding crowd by John Schlesinger ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bathsheba Everdene is a willful, passionate girl who is never satisfied with anything less than a man's complete and helpless adoration. She captures the lives and loves of three very different men. Gabriel Oak is a sheep farmer who is captivated by her beauty and proposes marriage. William Boldwood is an older, prosperous man who had been a confirmed bachelor. Sergeant Frank Troy is a handsome, but reckless swordsman who's given to sudden fits of violence
"Don't look now" by Nicolas Roeg ( Visual )
76 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psychic terror in a Gothic setting provides the chilling backdrop in this tale of a couple's search for the ghost of their dead daughter
The company you keep by Robert Redford ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : En 1969, un groupe de militants radicaux appelés Weather Underground revendique une vague d'attentats aux États-Unis pour protester contre la guerre du Vietnam. La plupart de ses membres furent emprisonnés, mais quelques-uns disparurent sans laisser de trace... Jusqu'à aujourd'hui. L'arrestation de Sharon Solarz, l'une des activistes, remet cette affaire sur le devant de la scène, au point d'attiser la curiosité du jeune et ambitieux reporter Ben Schulberg. Jouant de ses relations au FBI, il rassemble petit à petit les pièces du puzzle, le menant jusqu'à Jim Grant, un avocat apparemment sans histoires... Lorsque celui-ci disparait brusquement, le journaliste se lance sur sa piste, déterminé à le retrouver avant le FBI
Heaven can wait by Warren Beatty ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe Pendleton, a Los Angeles Rams quarterback, accidentally goes to heaven after a car accident, and returns to earth in the body of another man who was a corporate giant. After deciding to resume his place with the Rams (by purchasing the team), Pendleton must also deal with the consequences of the former businessman's actions
Shampoo by Hal Ashby ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George, a Beverly Hills hairdresser, promises his impatient steady, Jill, that they'll settle down once he gets his own salon. During the next frantic 48 hours, George tries to borrow the cash he needs from Lester, a shady businessman. But Lester doesn't know that George is sleeping with his mistress, his shrewish wife, and his teenage daughter
Troy by Wolfgang Petersen ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and French and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drame épique. En 1193 avant Jésus-Christ, le prince troyen Pâris et son frère aîné Hector se rendent en Grèce pour signer un traité de paix avec le roi de Sparte Ménélas. Mais Pâris tombe follement amoureux de l'épouse de ce dernier, la ravissante Hélène, et décide de l'enlever. Aussitôt, Ménélas convainc son frère Agamemnon, le puissant roi de Mycènes, d'organiser une expédition pour aller chercher Hélène à Troie. Convaincu que son nom deviendra immortel s'il accepte son destin de mourir jeune au combat, le valeureux Achille consent à prendre part au voyage. Lors d'une première bataille au pied de la ville fortifiée, les Troyens parviennent à repousser l'envahisseur et organisent même une contre-attaque. Mais le vent tourne lorsque leurs ennemis trouvent un moyen astucieux pour pénétrer dans l'enceinte de Troie
Darling by John Schlesinger ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A London photographer's model proceeds from an immature marriage into a series of shady affairs-- first with a television talker, then with a slick promotion man, and ultimately in a palazzo as the loveless wife of an Italian prince. After becoming a prisoner of her own success through these disastrous affairs, she realizes the awful price she has paid for happiness. This is a slashing social satire and a devastating spoof of the synthetic, stomach-turning output of the television-advertising age
The secret life of words by Isabel Coixet ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hearing impaired factory worker gives up her first holiday in years and instead travels out to an oil rig, where she cares for a man suffering from severe burns
Billy Liar by John Schlesinger ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy Fisher, whose constant daydreams and truth-deficient stories earn him the nickname of "Billy Liar," dreams of escape from an unsympathetic, resolutely working-class family, a pair of demanding fiancees, and an insecure dead-end job at an undertakers
A decade under the influence ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cast of pioneering writers, directors, and actors talk about the 70's, their films and their colleagues
Petulia ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unhappily married socialite woman is trying to get through to a recently divorced doctor, who in his own words just wants to feel something
Glorious 39 ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this tense WWII-era thriller, Anne, a young woman from a political family, stumbles upon sinister evidence relating to a secret Nazi conspiracy plot and ends up caught in a deadly web of lies and betrayal
Garbo ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An original documentary from Turner Classic Movies, Garbo takes a look at the life and career of the movies' most luminous, reclusive and mystifying star. A portrait of Garbo the woman is drawn through interviews with biographers and admirers. Those offering analysis and reminiscences are biographers Barry Paris, Mark Vieira and Karen Swanson; actor/playwright/fan Charles Busch; Garbo's niece and greatnephews, Gray, Derek and Scott Reisfeld, and acquaintances Gore Vidal, Gavin Lambert, Jack Larson and Sam Green, who was Garbo's confidante and walking companion for 20 years
 
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Alternative Names
Christie, Julie France 1941-
Languages
English (477)
German (56)
Spanish (46)
French (22)
Multiple languages (3)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
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