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Cranston, Helga 1921-2013

Overview
Works: 16 works in 58 publications in 6 languages and 3,271 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Tragedies (Drama)  Biographical films  Historical drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Romance films 
Roles: Editor, Film editor
Classifications: PR2821.A2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Helga Cranston
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

29 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard III: Begins by recapitulating the final scene of Henry IV, Part III with Edward IV being crowned king. In the background of the celebration, Richard jealously views the proceedings. Soon afterwards, Edward IV is murdered, drowned in a vat of wine. Richard becomes king and, after proceeding with a succession of intrigues and duplicities, he finds his kingdom in dire peril, set upon by Henry Tudor and mustering a final defense for his realm at the Battle of Bosworth. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
Hamlet by Laurence Olivier( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
Bonjour tristesse by Otto Preminger( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and French and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 17-year-old girl attempts to break up the romantic relationship between her father and his new fiancée, who disapproves of her hedonistic lifestyle
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's tragedy of the Prince of Denmark, who senses treachery behind his father's death
Hamlet( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
They were ten( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in Hebrew and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, made entirely by Israelis, sensitively recreates the establishment of a 19th century settlement in Palestine by ten Russian Jews. These early pioneers, idealists unschooled in agriculture, not only undertook the task of building the land, but also had to contend with both Arab resentment and the Turkish military
Bonjour tristesse nach dem Roman von Françoise Sagan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1957 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's Richard III( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hamlet by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death. His mother is all too dangerously entangled in that treachery. This film portrays Shakespeare's immortal tale of high adventure and evil deeds
Santa Juana by Otto Preminger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Basada en la obra teatral de George Bernard Shaw, narra la vida de Juana de Arco, azote de las tropas inglesas, consiguió unir a Francia bajo el reinado de Carlos VII. Finalmente fue víctima de una fe mística que la condenó a la hoguera de la mano de la Inquisición
Amleto( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gertrude, regina di Danimarca, mentre il marito è in guerra, partorisce una bambina, ma per ragioni di successione annuncia la nascita di un maschio e come tale la piccola viene cresciuta, con il nome di Amleto. Quando Claudio uccide il re e ne prende il posto, sposando Gertrude, Amleto vendica la morte del padre. Soltanto alla fine, ferito a morte il principe in un duello, Orazio scopre la verità. (Mymovies)
Hamlet (1948)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Book )

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

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character
Ricardo III Richard III( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ricardo III está decidido a ser rey y hará lo necesario para conseguirlo. Será capaz de asesinar a todo aquel que lo obstaculice: su propio hermano, su cuñada y sus sobrinos. Pero pronto su complot tendrá amargas consecuencias tanto para sí mismo, como para Inglaterra
The intimate stranger( Visual )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Joseph Losey directed this film in England after he was blacklisted in the United States. The narrative delves into the life of a film editor who has lost his Hollywood career due to an affair with his boss's wife. Hoping for a fresh start, the editor embarks for England where he marrys the daughter of a studio head and begins work on a new film entitled Eclipse. His new life is soon threatened when he begins to receive threatening letters from a woman who claims to have had a brief affair with him, an affair he can no longer remember
Hamlet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Cranston, Helga, 1921-

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