WorldCat Identities

Asherson, Renee 1920-

Overview
Works: 44 works in 124 publications in 4 languages and 4,305 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Thrillers (Television programs)  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PR2812.A23, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Renee Asherson
The chronicle history of King Henry the Fift [sic] by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Shakespeare's patriotic historical drama that celebrates the English nation and the greatness of its King. Includes medieval battle sequences with a recreation of the Battle of Agincourt
The others by Alejandro Amenábar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grace, a devoutly religious mother of two ailing children, has moved with her family to a mansion on the English coast while awaiting her husband's return from World War II. When Anne begins claiming to see ghosts, Grace at first believes her newly arrived family of eccentric servants to be responsible, but chilling events and visions soon lead her to believe that something supernatural is indeed going on
The small back room by Michael Powell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the professional and personal travails of a troubled, alcoholic research scientist and military bomb-disposal expert who, while struggling through a relationship with his girlfriend, is hired by the government to advise on a German weapon
The killings at Badger's Drift ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elderly woman dies suddenly after witnessing something unsettling in the woods
The day the Earth caught fire by Val Guest ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously set off nuclear explosions, the London Daily Express begins to report on bizarre weather changes around the world. But when the reporters dig deeper, they discover that the blasts have knocked Earth off its axis and sent it hurtling towards the sun. Now, as scorching heat and devastating floods plague the planet, cities explode in chaos and mankind is left with one last hope: a final massive detonation that will either re-balance Earth's orbit or destroy our world forever."--Container
Edwin ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seeking a different kind of justice, a retired High Court Judge, Sir Fenmore Truscott, suspects his debonair neighbor of having seduced Lady Truscott many years ago
The Chronicle history of King Henry the Fift with his battell fought at Agincourt in France by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play is presented as a performance at the Globe Theater in 1600. The scene becomes progressively more realistic for the Battle of Agincourt, but once again reverts to the Globe for the conclusion
Armchair thriller ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The circe complex: A jewel thief from prison pits his wife, her two lovers, and the investigating detective against each other in the search for the loot
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pocketful of rye: A murderer uses the nursery rhyme "Sing a song of six pence" to play a ghastly game with the Fortesque family
Harnessing peacocks ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a young, unwed mother is rejected by her family, she moves to a quiet seaside village and attempts to begin a new life
The way to the stars by Anthony Asquith ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about a British airfield and the men stationed there, focusing mainly on personal relationships in wartime
Malta story by Brian Desmond Hurst ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A World War II pilot photographer, is forced to land in Malta. There he finds himself attached to the local regiment struggling to holdout against the Axis
Romance on the Orient Express ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traveling on the Orient Express, Lily (Ladd) reencounters Alex (Wilson), the British heir to a business fortune who walked out of her life ten years ago. "Lily feels the spark of her former passion reigniting, but can she again accept the love of a man who has already shattered her life? And will she reveal her haunting secret?"--Container
Henry V the chronicle history of King Henry the Fifth with his battell fought at Agincourt in France by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's historical play is seen in performance at the Globe Playhouse in 1600 ; as it developes the scenery becomes more realistic. Concerns the battle of Agincourt and the beginning of an English alliance with France. Suggested audience: secondary, general
Pool of London ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A ship sails into the Pool of London, and for the few days it is loading or discharging, it becomes as much a part of the Pool as the wharves and warehouses, as the buildings of the city itself. To the tugmen, the watermen, the customs, the river police, it's just another job--usually. However, everything changes for two sailors on shore leave when they inadvertently become caught up in a crime as murky as the great river itself."--Container
Armchair thriller ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A popular TV investigator gets personally involved in a case when a childhood friend who has taken holy orders dies suspiciously
Once a jolly swagman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Fox, a young factory worker in 1930s London, quits his job to become a motorbike racer. He succumbs to the temptations of success at a cost to his marriage. Only after tragedy strikes on the track does he realize where his loyalties really lie
Enrique V ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nicole Kidman 4-film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cold Mountain: Inman, a young Confederate soldier, who is injured during the explosive 1864 battle of Petersburg, Virginia, is struggling to make his way home to Cold Mountain, NC, where his beloved Ada awaits him. In Inman's absence, Ada befriends Ruby, who helps her keep up her late father's farm. Meanwhile, in his travels, Inman encounters a menagerie of interesting and colorful characters. Rabbit Hole: Becca and Howie Corbett are returning to their everyday existence in the wake of a shocking, sudden loss. Just eight months ago, they were a happy suburban family with everything they wanted. Now, they are caught in a maze of memory, longing, guilt, recrimination, sarcasm and tightly controlled rage from which they cannot escape. The journey is an intimate glimpse into two people learning to re-engage with each other and a world that has been tilted off its axis. The Others: A mother and her two children fight for their lives and their sanity when their secluded island mansion is invaded by strangers. Dogville: Grace arrives in the isolated town of Dogville, on the run from gangsters. The townspeople agree to hide her. However, when outsiders start looking for the fugitive, the locals make demands of Grace in exchange for the risk of harboring her. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth
The chronicle history of King Henry the Fifth with his battell fought at Agincourt in France by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Shakespeare's patriotic historical drama that celebrates the English nation. Recreates the battle of Agincourt
 
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Alternative Names
Ascherson, Dorothy Renée, 1920-
Ascherson, Renee, 1920-
Asherson, Renée, 1920-
Languages
English (83)
Spanish (4)
German (1)
French (1)
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