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Granger, Derek

Overview
Works: 82 works in 151 publications in 2 languages and 3,397 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Television programs  Romance films  Made-for-TV movies  Melodrama  History  Historical television programs 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
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Most widely held works by Derek Granger
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 603 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
A handful of dust by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony and Brenda appear to be the perfect married couple - money, country house, an adored son - until Tony invites John, an idle and penniless young socialite, home for the weekend
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

35 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 559 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. Includes eleven episodes
Country matters( Visual )

2 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 374 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 Charles Sturridge( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently widowed-- and desperate to escape her oppressive, upper-class English in-laws-- free spirited Lilia Herriton finds refuge in the ancient landscapes of rural Italy. There, she impulsively marries the handsome Gino Carella. But when a child is born, tragedy strikes, and Lilia's scandalized relatives embark on a plot to bring her young son to England for a "proper" upbringing
Laurence Olivier presents( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 127 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 118 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 appearance that evening has an impact, especially on Ernest, an impressionable young Polish émigré
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 66 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 )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 44 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
The Evelyn Waugh collection : a handful of dust ; Scoop( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 40 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 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 37 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 )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 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 )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 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 )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 35 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 32 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 31 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 31 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 )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 31 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
 
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