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Wise, Greg 1966-

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Most widely held works by Greg Wise
Sense and sensibility by Ang Lee( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 2,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the Dashwood sisters, sensible Elinor and passionate Marianne, whose chances at marriage seem doomed by their family's sudden loss of fortune
The crown( Visual )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British Empire is in decline, the political world is in disarray, and a young woman takes the throne ... a new era is dawning. Queen Elizabeth II is a 25-year-old newlywed faced with the daunting prospect of leading the world's most famous monarchy while forging a relationship with legendary Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill
Cranford : return to Cranford( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Matty's house is full of life and bustle. Her dream of having a child in the house has been realized in the birth of Tilly, daughter of her maid Martha and carpenter Jem. Elsewhere, the shadow of the railway still looms, but the line has been halted five miles outside Cranford, a disaster as far as Captain Brown is concerned. Meanwhile, as Mr. Buxton returns to town with his son, William, and his niece, Erminia, Miss Matty becomes concerned about another young person, Peggy Bell, who lives in an isolated cottage with her mother and domineering brother. She decides to intervene and engineers an invitation that will bring the four young people together. But when tragedy strikes, she fears she has opened a Pandora's box from which Cranford will never recover
The crown( Visual )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season two follows Queen Elizabeth through the late 1950s and early '60s as she struggles to navigate a world that's changing around her. She must face the challenges of a new era, from the Suez Canal crisis to the assassination of John F. Kennedy, while preserving both the monarchy and her marriage
The moonstone by Wilkie Collins( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stolen Hindu diamond, the Moonstone, works its curse after being stolen from it's shrine. Just before Rachel's birthday, a man named Franklin Blake announces to Rachel that the Moonstone has been bequeathed to her by Herncastle. Blake gives her the jewel on her birthday and offers to mount the jewel for her to wear. The jewel goes missing and Rachel believes that Blake stole it. Determined to prove his innocence, Blake leaves in order to pursue the real truth behind the theft
Effie Gray( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and German and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sumptuous historical drama set against a luscious backdrop exploring the scandalous love triangle between Victorian art critic John Ruskin, his young bride Effie Gray, and his protǧ, ̌ painter John Everett Millais. After marrying Ruskin, Effie quickly realizes her marriage is a lie when Ruskin refuses to consummate it. Yearning for affection, she soon falls for the charms of the charismatic Millais
Agatha Christie Marple( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. Towards zero: Eyebrows arch when the dashing Wimbledon tennis star Nevile Strange arrives with his attractive new wife, even though the first wife is also attending. Miss Marple observes the tightly wound group as they holiday by the sea, sensing the sexual tensions and unresolved jealousies that lead to murder. Nemesis: Miss Marple receives a request from an old friend, the recently deceased Mr. Rafiel, to investigate a possible crime. The only direction he leaves her is to look for clues on a mystery bus tour. At Bertram's Hotel: Revisiting a glamorous London hotel that she remembers fondly from her girlhood, Miss Marple finds that nothing has changed, including the atmosphere of danger beneath its highly polished veneer. Ordeal by Innocence: Miss Marple is invited to a wedding of her former housemaid Gwenda, and her fiancé Leo Argyle. Leo's grown children and family are still reeling from the murder of their mother and the execution of their brother Jacko for the crime. A stranger arrives who exonerates Jacko, leading all to realize that the real murderer is still in their midst
The adventures of Greyfriars Bobby by John Henderson( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A big story with a small hero. Bobby, a small, friendly terrier, befriends Ewan, a young boy. The adventures they share change their lives and the city they live in forever
Place of execution by Greg Wise( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a December night in 1963, 13-year-old Alison Carter took her dog for a walk, and was never seen again. For newly-promoted Detective Inspector George Bennett, the case launched a superstar career. Bennett's obsession with the case turned up enough evidence to hang his suspect even though her body was never found. Filmmaker Catherine Heathcote turns her camera to Bennett and struggles to understand why questions from forty years ago have different answers today
William Shakespeare's Love's labor's lost by William Shakespeare( Recording )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young King of Navarre and three of his courtiers have vowed to lock themselves away for three years of study and fasting, and to forswear the company of women for this period. No sooner is their vow made than it is tested, however, as the Princess of France and three of her ladies arrive in Navarre on a diplomatic mission. The young men fall instantly and hopelessly in love, and the tension between their vow and their passion forms the subject of this charming and sparkling early comedy
Planet of the apes by Pierre Boulle( Recording )

10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greg Wise reads Pierre Boulle's chilling, iconic novel about a nightmare world where apes rule over men. In a spaceship that can travel at the speed of light, Ulysse, a journalist, sets off from Earth for the nearest solar system. He finds there a planet which resembles his own, except that on Soror humans behave like animals and are hunted by a civilised race of primates. Captured and sent to a research facility, Ulysse must convince the apes of their mutual origins. But such revelations have always been greeted by prejudice and fear... The inspiration for several acclaimed cult films, Planet of the Apes is both a gripping, disturbing fable and a classic of science fiction
C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joining the British Royal Navy at the outset of the Napoleonic Wars, the enterprising Horatio Hornblower rises quickly from raw recruit to seasoned sailor, charting a course from the West Indies to the coast of Africa in the name of the Crown. Along the way he encounters roiling sea battles, mutiny, plague, and love, but always proves himself equal to the task
The importance of being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Recording )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algernon Moncrieff has invented an invalid friend, Bunbury, to call him away from his family duties. His friend Jack Worthing has created an imaginary brother, Earnest, to disguise his own misdemeanors. When Algernon turns up at the home of Jack's ward Cecily, only the truth -- no matter how extraordinary -- can put matters right
Dracula by Bram Stoker( Recording )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told in journal fragments that cannot provide any single perspective, Bram Stoker's masterpiece is at the same time intensely romantic and very modern. It unfolds the story of a Transylvanian Don Juan, the aristocratic vampire Count Dracula who preys on desirous damsels, and of the mission launched to destroy him from the perplexingly appropriate setting of a lunatic asylum
Madame Bovary by Tim Fywell( Visual )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With dreams of escaping her provincial upbringing, Emma Rouault marries local doctor Charles Bovary. But it is not long before she feels constrained and frustrated by married life. Ignoring her devoted husband and immersing herself in romantic fantasies, Emma begins a string of affairs. First, a young student, Lon, captures her imagination, but when the dashing aristocrat, Rodolphe, shows Emma the alternatives to married life, she enters into the affair with body and soul
Tales from the crypt( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television series based on the EC horror comics of the 1950s
The Elizabeth Gaskell collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wives & daughters: A coming of age story, a romance and a comedy of manners, the film focuses on the fortunes of three families -- the Gibsons, the Hamleys and the Cumnors -- in the English village of Hollingford
Cranford by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cranford, in 1842, is a market town in northwest England. It is a place governed by etiquette, custom and above all, an intricate network of ladies. It seems that life has always been conducted according to their social rules. For spinsters Deborah Jenkyns, the arbiter of correctness, and Matty, her dumurring sister, the town is a hub of intrigue. Handsome new doctor Frank Harrison has arrived from London; a retired Captain and his daughters move in across the street and preparations for Lady Ludlows garden party are underway. The town has some secrets which are about to be revealed. But news comes that shakes the town, a railway line from Manchester is coming to Cranford
Blackwood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having recovered from an emotional breakdown and infidelity, college professor Ben Marshall and his family decide to relocate to the country for a fresh start. However, he starts finding himself plagued by haunted visions and hears persistent noises in their large country house. Ben becomes convinced a murder took place in the house and/or surrounding area. He becomes obsessed with uncovering the truth behind it to protect his family who he believes is in great danger
Walking on sunshine by Max & Dana( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maddie is ecstatic she is finally getting married to her gorgeous fianč Raf. Her sister Taylor struggles to hold in her feelings for Raf, who is an ex-holiday flame and the love of her life. Set on the beautiful coast of Italy, a love triangle between sisters unfolds through the hit songs of the '80s
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Greg Wise

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