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Granger, Derek

Overview
Works: 44 works in 138 publications in 4 languages and 3,391 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Historical films  Television programs  Television adaptations  Romance films  Made-for-TV movies  Melodrama  History 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Derek Granger
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

40 editions published between 1808 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles is from a family with little money. Sebastian's family is wealthy. The two become friends at Oxford. When Sebastian invites his friend to dinner, Charles becomes involved with Sebastian's family. After Charles becomes an officer in the British Army he and his company are moved to an English country house that he realizes is Sebastian's family home. Here he discovers memories of his youth and young manhood, his loves, life, and a journey of faith and anguish
A handful of dust by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 576 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 380 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 )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 344 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)
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

13 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 205 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 )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest actor of the 20th century presents five works by great 20th-century playwrights
Daphne Laureola( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 122 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 )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 102 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 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 81 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
The Evelyn Waugh collection a handful of dust ; Scoop( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 41 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 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest actor of the 20th century presents five works by great 20th century playwrights
Laurence Olivier presents( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest actor of the 20th century presents five works by great 20th century playwrights
Laurence Olivier presents( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 32 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 )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1943 kijkt de kunstschilder Charles Ryder, op dat moment militair, terug op zijn gecompliceerde relatie met de excentrieke Lord Sebastian Flyte en de andere leden van de adellijke familie Marchmain
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 30 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
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 1: "In early spring 1944, Charles Ryder, a disillusioned Army captain, is preparing to transport his company to Brigade Headquarters at a secret location. Upon their arrival, Charles discovers that his destination is Brideshead Castle, the scene of some of the happiest--and most anguished--times of his earlier life. The sight of the house takes him back to Oxford, 1922, where he first encounters Sebastian Flyte and finds himself drawn into a world of unbridled pleasure and privilege"--Container
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 6: "Rex visits Charles at his Paris studio, where he hopes to find Sebastian. Over dinner that night, Rex tells Charles of Lady Marchmain's illness and the family's money troubles. Rex also announces that he plans to marry Julia. Back in London, Rex eventually wins Lady Marchmain's reluctant consent, provided he convert to Catholicism"--Container
Triple feature where angels fear to tread/ the winter guest/ eat the rich( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where angels fear to tread (1992) : a lavishly told tale of passion, betrayal and turn-of-the-century cultures in collision
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the winter of 1939, Lord Marchmain decides to return to Brideshead from Venice in view of the deteriorating international situation. It soon becomes apparent that he is in declining health and has in fact come home to die. He has taken a dislike to Bridey's new wife and suggests he may leave Brideshead Castle to Julia and Charles. Religion - specifically whether Lord Marchmain will accept the last rites - becomes an issue. Charles simply cannot understand or accept the family's religious beliefs but in his dying moments, Lord Marchmain does provide a sign indicating his wishes. The entire episode forever changes Charles and Julia's relationship. In the spring of 1944, Charles, now an army Captain, living on the grounds of Brideshead Castle, walks the corridors of a place he knows so well and remembers the life that is past him
Country matters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of rural romance set in the English countryside during the post-World War I period
 
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