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Granger, Derek

Overview
Works: 59 works in 130 publications in 3 languages and 3,415 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television programs  History  Television mini-series  Fiction  Television plays  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Derek Granger
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )
32 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spans three decades from the early twenties to World War II in Charles Ryder's relationship with the wild and eccentric Sebastian Flyte and the aristocratic Marchmain family
A handful of dust by Charles Sturridge( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1930s England, Tony and Brenda Last and their son, John Andrew, live an idyllic life in the huge Victorian country house that is the symbol of Tony's family pride. The chance arrival of a penniless scrounger irrevocably shatters the gentle balance of their lives as Brenda's search for excitement and Tony's determination to hold on to what is his eventually lead in the direction of divorce and sends Tony to South America
Country matters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptations of short stories by A.E. Coppard and H.E. Bates. Set against the English countryside during the post-World War I period. Reveals the timeless and constant qualities of the British landscape and its people
Where angels fear to tread by E. M Forster( Visual )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All'inizio del Novecento Lilia Herriton (H. Mirren), vedova inglese non più giovane, va in vacanza con un'amica (H. Bonham Carter) in Italia. A Monteriano, in Toscana, sposa un bel giovane locale, è infelice, muore di parto. Suo fratello e sua sorella arrivano a prelevare il bambino. (Morandini)
Laurence Olivier presents ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The greatest actor of the 20th century presents six works by great 20th century playwrights
Daphne Laureola ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a Soho restaurant, diners find their evening disturbed by the extraordinary Lady Pitts. She talks aloud and sings even louder. All this while knocking back double brandies and handing out invitations to tea at the home of her husband, Sir Joseph. Her appearcance that evening has an impact, especially on Ernest, an impressionable young Polish émigré
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Brideshead revisited ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Brideshead revisited ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Laurence Olivier presents ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The greatest actor of the 20th century presents five works by great 20th century playwrights
The Evelyn Waugh collection a handful of dust ; Scoop ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scoop: Mistaken for a foreign correspondent, a mild-mannered wildlife writer is sent to a fictional African country on the eve of a war. He flounders through a sea of wild rumors and sleazy journalists desperate for a story
Laurence Olivier presents ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The greatest actor of the 20th century presents works by great 20th century playwrights
Brideshead revisited ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julia and Rex marry despite family disapproval and Lady Marchmain falls ill. They request Charles to bring Sebastian back from Morocco before his mother dies
Brideshead revisited ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Losing Charles, his only friend, Sebastian becomes a drunkard and runs away--escaping his privileged and glamorous world. Meanwhile, his sister Julia blossoms into full womanhood and captivates all, including business tycoon Rex Mottram
Brideshead revisited ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lord Marchmain returns to Brideshead Castle to die. Displeased with his eldest son, he wants to rewrite his will. A chapter aristocratic tradition comes to a close
Laurence Olivier presents ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the first program, the conventional morals and manners of a North England mill town are overthrown by a young woman with ideas far ahead of her time. In the second program, a failed doctor fights to stay sober while his wife pines for her lost youth and her lost dog, Sheba
Brideshead revisited ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles and Sebastian visit the self-exiled Lord Marchmain and his mistress in Venice. After finally meeting the deeply religious and excruciatingly charming Marchmains, Charles falls under their spell
Brideshead revisited ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles' and Julia's respective marriages begin to fail. Unexpectedly while on a luxury liner, they meet again; and a torrid love affair ensues
Retorno a Brideshead ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeremy Irons interpreta a un sencillo joven de Oxford impresionado por Sebastian Flyte, el más joven de la acaudalada saga de los Marchmain, una familia de alta cuna inglesa que vive en la mansión de Brideshead. Pronto la admiración dará paso al amor entre ambos jóvenes
 
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Languages
English (82)
Spanish (3)
Italian (1)
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