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Frain, James

Overview
Works: 196 works in 457 publications in 7 languages and 19,611 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Historical films  Television series  Film adaptations  Historical television programs  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by James Frain
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

11 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent man, Edmond Dantes, is imprisoned for years on a godforsaken island while the friend who betrayed him takes Dantes ravishing fiancé for himself. Dantes eventually escapes, recovers a fortune in buried pirate treasure, transforms himself into the mysterious Count of Monte Cristo, and methodically goes about exacting his revenge
Tron : legacy by Joseph Kosinski( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Flynn, the world's greatest video game creator, sends out a secret signal from an amazing digital realm, his son discovers the clue and embarks on a personal journey to save his long-lost father. With the help of the fearless female warrior Quorra, father and son venture through an incredible cyber universe and wage the ultimate battle of good versus evil
Titus by Julie Taymor( Visual )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Titus Andronicus returns to Rome after defeating the Goths, bringing with him Queen Tamora, whose eldest son he has sacrificed. The late emperor's son Saturninus is supposed to marry Titus's daughter Lavinia, however, when his brother Bassianus runs away with her instead, Saturninus marries Tamora. Saturninus and Tamora then plot revenge against Titus. Beginning with the rape and mutilation of Lavinia, bloodshed and brutality run rampant, culminating in a cannibalistic banquet scene
The Tudors by Gary Howsam( Visual )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the early life of King Henry VIII, beginning after his assumption of the British throne at the age of 19
The Tudors( Visual )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After failing to have his marriage to Katherine annulled, Henry appoints himself the head of the Church of England. Anne Boleyn insists that Henry remove the Queen from the picture. A royal visit to France finally prompts Anne to consummate her relationship with Henry. After failed attempts to have his marriage annulled, Henry's patience finally wears out and he marries Anne in secret. The king and new queen are disappointed that their first child is a girl, whom they christen Elizabeth
The Tudors( Visual )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry, now forty-five, marries Jane Seymour. Jane helps to reconcile Mary with her father, but only after Mary signs a paper admitting that she is illegitimate. Jane gives birth to a son, but dies shortly thereafter. Devastated by Jane's death, Henry locks himself away, drawing fantasy palaces, with caustic court jester Will Sommers as his sole companion. Henry then marries Anne of Cleves, a plain and unsophisticated German aristrocrat that he soon becomes disillusioned with and instead beds the seventeen year old Catherine Howard
True blood by Alan Ball( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maenadian reign of terror may be over, but Sookie Stackhouse and the townspeople of Bon Temps face a new calamity that makes the bacchanalian evils of Maryanne Forrester seem tame by comparison. Sookie desperately tries to locate her fiancé, ending up in a netherworld of human and undead interlopers, among them the powerful Vampire King of Mississippi, Russell Edgington
Elizabeth : the Golden Age by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

England, 1554. Henry VIII is dead. The country is divided, Catholic against Protestant. Henry's eldest daughter Mary, a fervent Catholic, is Queen. She is childless. The Catholics' greatest fear is the succession of Mary's Protestant half-sister, Elizabeth. After Mary's death, Elizabeth ascends to the throne, thrust into an edgy world of political and religious flux she struggles to protect her power, life, and independence as the court boils with intrigue and conspiracy. Elizabeth begins her reign in a land divided by bloody turmoil, and becomes a cunning strategist, weighing the counsel of her mysterious advisors, thwarting her devious rivals, and denying her own desires for the good of her country
Where the heart is by Matt Williams( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pregnant 17-year old Novalee Nation was abandoned by her boyfriend at a Wal-Mart store in Sequoyah, Oklahoma while on the way to California. She has no job, no skills and only has $5.55 in her pocket, so she secretly lives in the Wal-Mart till her daughter Americus is born six weeks later. Novalee decides to raise her daughter and rebuild her life in Sequoyah with the help of the eccentric but kind strangers
The White Queen( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting portrayal of one of the most dramatic and turbulent times in English history. A story of love and lust, seduction and deception, betrayal and murder, it is uniquely told through the perspective of three different, yet equally relentless women - Elizabeth Woodville, Margaret Beaufort and Anne Neville. In their quest for power, they will scheme, manipulate and seduce their way onto the English throne
Hilary and Jackie by Hilary Du Pré( Visual )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The incredible true story of two sisters joined by music and torn apart by love for the same man
Reindeer games( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and German and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon release from prison, Rudy decides to pose as his dead cell-mate Nick in order to make time with Nick's beautiful pen pal, Ashley. Then Rudy is forced to participate in an armed robbery plot hatched by her evil brother
Scooby-Doo in Arabian nights by Marc Chagall( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A legendary heroine, Scheherazade, saves her kingdom and her own life by seducing her husband Schahriar's imagination with the fantastical tales of Aladdin, Ali Baba, and other larger-than-life heroes, warriors and djinns"--Container
Sunshine by István Szabó( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and German and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic about generations of a Hungarian Jewish family caught up in the upheavals and false hopes of a war-swept 20th century
Path to war by Daniel Giat( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning after his election to the Presidency, Lyndon Johnson's dreams for "The Great Society" and his vision for civil rights in America were overshadowed by the Vietnam War. Johnson watches the nation react to the deaths of young Americans overseas
The tunnel( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a prominent French politician is found dead on the border between the UK and France, detectives Karl Roebuck and Elise Wassermann are sent to investigate on behalf of their respective countries. The case takes a surreal turn when a shocking discovery is made at the crime scene, forcing the French and British police into an uneasy partnership
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of the timeless novel by Daniel Defoe, shipwreck survivor Robinson Crusoe risks his life to save a doomed local tribesman from certain death. Both men--each stranded and unable to return home--must cross an immense cultural divide to forge a friendship and survive against impossible odds
20,000 leagues under the sea by Jules Verne( Recording )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Arronax and his two companions, trapped aboard a fantastic submarine as prisoners of the deranged Captain Nemo, come face to face with exotic ocean creatures and strange sights hidden from the world above
The mill on the Floss by George Eliot( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily Watson stars in this powerful, emotional story about the choice between love and loyalty. As a child, Maggie Tulliver adores her brother Tom and desperately seeks his love and approval, but never receives it. While Tom grows up to be the kind of person the world approves of - dutiful and proud, Maggie becomes the kind of person the world judges harshly. A woman ahead of her time, brimming with intelligence and imagination, Maggie is difficult for her brother and the rest of her family to understand. Through her craving for intellectual stimulation, Maggie finds a kindred spirit in her childhood friend Philip Wakem. Though Philip feeds her mind, and eventually falls in love with her, Maggie finds her true passion is for her cousin Lucy's fiancee. Now she is faced with a choice to follow her heart or her sense of duty
Empire by Jeremy Paxman( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Slovenian and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mini-series about Octavius and Marc Anthony's struggle to control ancient Rome following Julius Caesar's assassination
 
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Alternative Names
James Frain acteur britannique

James Frain aktor brytyjski

James Frain anglický herec

James Frain attore britannico

James Frain britischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler

James Frain britisk skodespelar

James Frain britisk skuespiller

James Frain Brits acteur

James Frain brittisk skådespelare

JAMES RG FRAIN

JAMESRG FRAIN

Τζέιμς Φρέιν

Джеймс Фрейн

Джэймс Фрэйн

Фрейн, Джеймс

Ջեյմս Ֆրեյն

ג'יימס פריין

جیمز فرین بازیگر بریتانیایی

ჯეიმს ფრეინი

제임스 프레인

ジェームズ・フレイン

詹姆士·弗萊恩

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