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Fri Mar 21 17:03:18 2014 UTClccn-no20010639820.08Maggie Smith at the BBC0.200.35Eva11025684James_Villiersno20010639825558043lccn-no95028862Messina, Cedricdrtlccn-n50049886British Broadcasting CorporationTelevision Servicelccn-no96013231BBC Video (Firm)lccn-n85085827Browne, Coral1913-1991actlccn-no98092622Criterion Collection (Firm)lccn-n2006041798Buck, Jules1917-2001prolccn-no97006539Lowe, Arthur1915-1982actlccn-n82090859Sim, Alastair1900-1976actlccn-n87860195Bryant, Michael1928-2002actlccn-n96070357Seymour, CarolynactVilliers, James1933-1998DramaHistoryFictionTelevision mini-seriesTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsFilm and video adaptationsInterviewsTelevision playsHorror filmsGreat BritainMan-woman relationshipsPolitical scienceEngland--LondonFranceRevolution (France : 1789-1799)NobilityTelevision mini-seriesBlakeney, Percy, Sir (Fictitious character)EnglandMental illnessMarlborough, John Churchill,--Duke of,Churchill familyMarlborough, Sarah Jennings Churchill,--Duchess of,Married peopleUpper classGreat Britain.--Parliament.--House of LordsSocial historyMegalomaniaMillionairesManners and customsPsychosesMarriageYoung womenKings and rulersMonarchyWomenSistersBelgiansSpeech and social statusSex (Psychology)Mentally ill womenJeeves (Fictitious character)PhobiasValetsNanniesMurderPoliticiansOrczy, Emmuska Orczy,--Baroness,Spouses of clergySmith, Maggie,BoysSecrecyModell, MerriamMurder victims' familiesMothers and sonsMoneylendersWomen millionairesPsychopathsWooster, Bertie (Fictitious character)193319981962196319641965196819691971197919841985198619871989199019931995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062008200920102012201345595196791.4372PN1997ocn048217679ocn325203894ocn228655661ocn034665285ocn817211891ocn766386251ocn691230399ocn298425118ocn765508657ocn693868480ocn781366621ocn813572676ocn822761211ocn554082502ocn839336770ocn839384888ocn839367173ocn753658079ocn555340552ocn753684343ocn2216364415631ocn048217679visu20010.24Medak, PeterThe ruling classFictionDramaA member of the House of Lords dies in a shockingly silly way, leaving his estate to his son. Unfortunately, his son is insane: he thinks he is Jesus Christ. He is "cured" of that affliction, only to become Jack the Ripper incarnate, blood thirsty Tory who is therefore sane and eminently acceptable to the House of Lords. An irreverant look at Britain's class system that peers behind the closed doors of the aristocracy+-+87745940065352ocn067619103visu20060.21The millionairessDramaFilm adaptationsTelevision plays"Epifania is glamorous, clever-- and also the richest woman in the world. After yet another row with her spendthrift husband, Epifania meets an intriguing Egyptian doctor. But she faces the challenge her money-mad father imposed on her before his death: She can only marry a man who can convert 150 pounds into 50,000 pounds within six months"--Container5083ocn068905510visu20060.21Shaw, BernardPygmalionDramaA stuffy professor of phonetics takes a bet that in six months time he can turn a Cockney flower seller into a lady he could pass off as a duchess4912ocn054491851visu20030.17Donner, Clive Andrews, AnthonyThe Scarlet PimpernelHistoryFictionDramaTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsA twisted suspenseful romance set during the French Revolution. While men, women, and children fall under the merciless blade of the guillotine, one foppish gentleman, alias the Scarlet Pimpernel, bravely rescues aristocrats from the jaws of death. In the midst of his rescue, he meets and falls passinately in love with Marguerite, France's most celebrated actress4552ocn325203894visu20090.27Polanski, RomanRepulsionDramaHorror filmsThrillers (Motion pictures)Carol is a fragile, frigid young Belgian beauty cracking up over the course of a terrifying weekend. Left alone by her vacationing sister in their London flat, she finds herself haunted by specters, real and imagined, as her insanity grows to a violent pitch3085ocn214285832visu19650.19Piper, EvelynThe nannyFictionDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptationsBlamed for the drowning death of his little sister, ten-year-old Joey Fane has finally returned home after being institutionalized for two years. Placed once again under the care of his devoted nanny, Joey is soon accused of trying to poison his own mother. But when he swears it was the nanny who committed the crimes, his tormented pleas lead some to wonder: is Joey the disturbed killer everyone thinks he is, or is this dear old nanny hiding some murderous secrets?2864ocn056054152visu19960.17The first ChurchillsHistoryDramaTells the story of the 50-year marriage of John and Sarah Churchill, the first Churchills to make their mark on British history. John was a handsome and charismatic general who won the battles that shaped the future of England. Sarah was a fiery beauty whose passion and intellect made her a favorite at court and won the undying devotion of her husband. The turbulent history of 17th century England is seen through the eyes of Sarah, and are filtered through her love for John and their shared love of England2473ocn826870392visu20040.17The House of cards trilogyFictionDramaFilm adaptationsBased on Michael Dobbs' best-selling novel about a man who schemes and backstabs his way to the top until he is standing on a pile of broken promises, betrayals, and the bodies of those who oppose him1841ocn228655661visu20080.08Maggie Smith at the BBCInterviewsDramaThe merchant of Venice: Shakespeare's comedy in which a young merchant attempts to extricate himself from an onerous contract with a vicious shylock1356ocn046780090visu19640.29Losey, JosephKing & countryDrama"A tough, no-nonsense British Army lawyer is assigned to defend a lowly private at his court martial. The private has been arrested for desertion during battle. The lawyer, Captain Hargreaves, is convinced the young man should fry. However, as the trial progresses and the strain of three horrible years endured at the Allied front is revealed, the more he is compelled to spare the youth from a firing squad"--Container1305ocn045760248visu19620.35Losey, JosephEvaDramaFilm adaptationsWelsh writer Tyvian Jones (Stanley Baker) seems to have it all, style, an international best-seller, an apartment in Rome, a gorgeous fianceĢe, but he remains bitter. He meets his existential match in ennui in the mod seductress Eve1142ocn033669332visu19900.18Seed, PaulHouse of cardsFictionDramaTelevision mini-seriesFrancis Urquhart is a petty British politician who schemes and backstabs his way to the top of his party. All the while, he lays out his plans with venomous charm. But the unflappable politico may have overlooked one potential problem: the beautiful journalist who has been made a dupe in his plots!1021ocn056781634visu20040.14The first ChurchillsHistoryDramaTells the story of the 50-year marriage of John and Sarah Churchill, the first Churchills to make their mark on British history. John was a handsome and charismatic general who won the battles that shaped the future of England. Sarah was a fiery beauty whose passion and intellect made her a favorite at court and won the undying devotion of her husband. The turbulent history of 17th century England is seen through the eyes of Sarah, and are filtered through her love for John and their shared love of England665ocn071753271visu19900.20Baker, RoyAsylumDramaHorror filmsInmates in the "House of Crazies" tell their personal horror stories to the facility's new, young administrator (Robert Powell), who must guess which one of the psychopaths was his predecessor551ocn029818212visu19930.23The MarquiseComedy set in Paris, 1735, involving a Compte, his daughter, and his former mistress, the beautiful, witty and cunning Marquise442ocn058393305visu20040.12The first ChurchillsHistoryDramaContains parts 10-12 from The First Churchills432ocn058393304visu20040.12The first ChurchillsHistoryDramaContains parts 7-9 from The First Churchills402ocn058393303visu20040.12The first ChurchillsHistoryDramaContains parts 4-6 from The First Churchills401ocn058393302visu20040.12The first ChurchillsHistoryDramaContains parts 1-3 from The First Churchills382ocn225461744rcrd19900.12Wodehouse, P. GJeeves and the feudal spiritFictionDramaIn P.G. Woodhouse's 1954 classic comic novel, the affluent Bertie Wooster decides to grow an empowering moustache as he and his male servant Jeeves return to Brinkley Court, a British country house+-+048949810511ocn655250025art19980.10Lentz, Harris MVilliers, James. [Times (of London), Feb. 12, 1998, 23a ]+-+8774594006+-+8774594006Fri Mar 21 15:54:08 EDT 2014batch17693