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Chaplin, Geraldine 1944-

Works: 377 works in 1,167 publications in 9 languages and 23,779 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Animated films  Fiction  Love stories  Historical films  War films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Costume designer, Other, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Doctor Zhivago by David Lean ( Visual )
101 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 4,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of surgeon-poet Yury Zhivago before and during the Russian Revolution. Married to an upper-class girl who is devoted to him, yet he finds himself in love with an unfortunate woman who becomes his muse. Zhivago becomes torn between fidelity and passion. Sympathetic with the Bolshevik revolution, but shaken by the wars and purges, he struggles to retain his individualism as a humanist amid the spirit of collectivism
Nashville by Robert Altman ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 1,795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nashville interweaves the stories of 24 characters over 5 days during a political rally in the capital of country music
Hable con ella by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marco, a journalist grieving for a love affair that ended ten years' ago, falls in love with Lydia, a bullfighter also on the rebound. Benigno, a nurse, dedicates his life to his only patient, a young dancer in a coma as a result of an accident four years' before; he talks to her, reads to her, holds photographs in front of her closed eyes. When Lydia is brought comatose to the hospital where Benigno works, he and Marco become friendly, and the nurse encourages the journalist to talk to her and hope for a miracle. Marco is Sancho to Benigno's Quixote, and as Benigno's hopes for his patient become fantasies, Marco tries to inject reality. Does a miracle await?
The age of innocence by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In New York City in the 1870s, a rigid social code governs how people talk, walk, meet, part, dine, earn their livings, fall in love, and marry. Not a word of the code is written down anywhere, but these people have been studying it since they were born. In this elegant milieu, marriages, like treaties between nations, exist to provide for the orderly transmission of wealth; scions of old and rich families understand that their personal desires have no place in the design. One such is Newland Archer, engaged to marry pretty young May Welland. When he becomes entranced with May's cousin Ellen, the notorious Countess Olenska, every member of that class mobilizes to prevent Archer from doing anything that threatens their needs
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the amazing life and times of the "Little Tramp" from his poverty-stricken childhood in England, to his friendships, his many wives and scandalous affairs, his acting career, and his relentless pursuit by J. Edgar Hoover
The impossible by J. A Bayona ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A family on holiday in Thailand is caught in the monstrous tsunami of 2004. Based on a true story
Home for the holidays by Jodie Foster ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Claudia Larson is a divorced single mom who just lost her job and now has to fly home for the traditional family Thanksgiving in Baltimore. From the plane, she calls for reinforcements--and her brother Tommy makes it down from Boston with a little surprise: a handsome friend named Leo. Between dropping the turkey in their sister's lap and a few fist fights on the front lawn, Claudia and Tommy recapture their childhood and Claudia and Leo explore the sweet possibility of romance
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bizarre tale of an 18th-century Englishman who travels to strange lands that are strangely like home. It chronicles Gulliver's travels in Lilliput and Brobdingnag, and brings to life the Laputans, Struldbruggs, and Houynhnhms
Cría cuervos by Carlos Saura ( Visual )
58 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shot while General Franco was on his deathbed, the film melds the personal and the political in a portrait of the legacy of fascism and its effects on a middle-class family
The odyssey by Andreĭ Sergeevich Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Thai and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the greatest epics of the ancient world is Homer's engaging and edifying tale recounting the journey of Odysseus, king of Ithaca and mastermind of the Greek victory in the Trojan War
Buffalo Bill and the Indians or, Sitting Bull's history lesson by Robert Altman ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and French and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Although Buffalo Bill has fought Indians and Civil War battles, nothing can prepare him for his newest challenge: show business! His 'Wild West Show' is hugely popular, but when he signs a former enemy, Sioux Chief Sitting Bull, for a featured role, a hysterical clash of cultures reverberates far beyond the boundaries of their sprawling outdoor theater. And the complications only multiply when the troupe discovers it must put on a special command performance-- for none other than the President of the United States!"--Container
Heidi by Paul Marcus ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When orphaned Heidi is sent away to the mountains to live with her grumpy grandfather, she gets a frosty welcome. Soon, with the help of her animal friends, the two grow to love each other
The mirror crack'd by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple tackles a homicide on the set of an American extravaganza being filmed in England
The bridge of San Luis Rey by Thornton Wilder ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The hollow crown. Richard II, Henry IV part 1, Henry IV part 2, Henry V ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Hollow crown: "New adaptations of Shakespeare's tetralogy of history plays comprising the 'Henriad' for the BBC's 2012 Cultural Olympiad: King Richard II; King Henry IV, Part 1; King Henry IV, Part 2; King Henry V. The plays chronicle a continuous period in British history from the end of the 14th century to the aftermath of the Battle of Agincourt in 1415. Together, the plays comprise a story with recurring themes of power struggles, redemption, family conflict and betrayal."--IMDb
A Christmas carol ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ebenezer Scrooge is brought to life in this musical adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic tale. During a Christmas Eve dream that evolves into nightmarish proportions, embittered and miserly Scrooge is visited by three Christmas ghosts: Past, Present and Future, who show him the life he has lived and the future consequences of that life
Marple ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. Sleeping murder: Gwenda arrives in England, looking forward to her impending marriage and new life in a lovely old coastal estate. But she begins to experience visions and Miss Marple concludes that the bride-to-be witnessed a murder in that very house as a child. By the pricking of my thumbs: Miss Marple teams up with two detectives, Tommy and Tuppence, to investigate the suspicious death of Tommy's Aunt Ada and sudden disappearance of Ada's friend, Mrs. Lancaster. The moving finger: When Jerry Burton moves to Lymstock to convalesce after a motorcycle crash, he meets villagers who traffic in gossip and double-entendres. But the accusations in several anonymous poison-pen letters go beyond the usual prattle and result in two citizens to commit suicide. Or were they murdered? The Sittaford Mystery: Among the guests at a Dartmoor hotel, a séance starts out as an amusing diversion to apss the time on a snowy evening but then takes a sinister turn
Et si on vivait tous ensemble? All together ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When elderly lothario Claude is put into an assisted living home, his friends bust him out and start a cranky commune together, thinking they can care for each other better than anyone else
En la ciudad sin límites by Antonio Hernández ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mysterious ramblings of a dying old man, divulged to a favorite son, hide a terrible secret that could scar his family forever
A wedding by Robert Altman ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A satire on the great American institution of marriage as two families overflowing with lunatics and lechers try to get along for the wedding day but succeed only in exposing each other's secrets and sins
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.20 (from 0.08 for Gulliver's ... to 1.00 for Geraldine ...)
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Chaplin, Geraldine
Chaplin, Geraldine Leigh.
Chaplin, Geraldine Leigh 1944-
English (267)
Spanish (106)
German (13)
French (12)
Multiple languages (3)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
Turkish (1)
Thai (1)