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Margolyes, Miriam

Overview
Works: 382 works in 958 publications in 6 languages and 28,190 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Comedy films  Romance films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, vac, Author, Singer, Commentator, Illustrator, Speaker, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Miriam Margolyes
Legend of the guardians : the owls of Ga'Hoole by Zack Snyder( Visual )

32 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 2,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fledgling barn owl Soren lives in the forest of Tyto with his father Noctus, mother Marella, older brother Kludd, younger sister Eglantine, and their snake nest maid Ms. P. Noctus enjoys telling Soren and Eglantine stories of the Guardians of Ga'Hoole, a mythical group of warrior owls, who once saved all owlkind from the evil "Pure Ones." One night Kludd pushes Soren and they both fall to the ground. They are kidnapped taken to the home to the Pure Ones, and put to work: Soren as a slave, and Kludd as a soldier. The Pure Ones' are laying a trap for their enemies, the Guardians of Ga'Hoole. The Pure Ones storm the Great Tree, and the Guardians lead the owls into battle against them, wherein which Soren and his friends emerge to play pivotal roles
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by Daniel Radcliffe( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 2. In the epic finale, the battle between good and evil forces of the wizarding world escalates into an all-out war. It all ends here
Cats & dogs by John Requa( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Know to be man's best friends, cats and dogs have engaged in a fierce and merciless battle. Now, Mr. Tinkles, a ruthless cat, is plotting intensively to achieve nothing less than world domination. His main target is Professor Brody. The professor is working on a medication that will rid people of their dog hair allergies. Mr. Tinkles strives to get to the substance and have it analyzed. He then means to have it altered so that all humans of the world become allergic to any kind of dog. Cats would rule and dogs would then be exterminated. Lou is the Brody family's new puppy. He has never heard of dog agents and the major protective mission they fulfill towards the unsuspecting Brody family. Lou, along with Butch and a few other dog agents from the neighborhood desperately tries to hinder Mr. Tinkles in his sinister plans to take over the world
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baz Luhrmann's unconventional adaptation of William Shakespeare's classic love story, with the setting moved from Renaissance-era Verona to modern-day southern California
Ladies in lavender( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1930s, the peaceful life of two aging sisters is shattered when they take in a young Polish violinist who they find injured after having been washed ashore near their coastal English home. Their town is suspicious of any visitors and things get worse when he befriends a Russian woman who is visiting the town
The Age of Innocence by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,442 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
Being Julia by István Szabó( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London, 1938. Julia is a true West End diva: beautiful, talented, wealthy, and famous. She has a devoted husband who has masterminded her brilliant career - but after years of the spotlight she begins to suffer from a severe case of boredom and longs for something new and exciting to put the twinkle back in her eye. She finds what she is looking for in a handsome young American fan, who adds a few more sparks than Julia was hoping for
Chasing Liberty( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Foster is the 18-year-old daughter of President of the United States James Foster. Anna has led a privileged life, but she has grown to resist the constant presence of Secret Service agents getting in the way of her independence. While on a family trip to Europe, Anna manages to get away from security for a brief time. She inevitably falls for Ben Calder, with whom she enjoys a fresh and clean European vacation. Not wanting to ruin her fun, she doesn't tell him who she really is. Unfortunately, Ben has a secret identity of his own
Maya the Bee movie( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maya is a little bee with a big heart. While most bees believe that other insects should be feared, Maya can't help but make friends with Flip the violin-playing grasshopper, Kurt the dung beetle and even Sting, a young hornet. This group of 'fearsome' friends causes some bees to avoid Maya. But when the Queen's royal jelly is stolen, it will take Maya and all of her bug buddies to figure out who did it and how to save the day
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries by Kerry Greenwood( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second series of Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries builds on the meticulously constructed world of series one as it follows the independent, glamorous and unflappable leading lady detective Phryne Fisher (Essie Davis). This lush take on the traditional crime drama explores the fascinating and varied subcultures of 1920s between-the-wars Melbourne. From the shadowy lanes of the city to the halls of academia, from high-class brothels to haute couture, Phryne defends the innocent and juggles admirers with her usual panache, all the while keeping up her delicious dance around Detective Jack Robinson
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920's Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Phryne Fisher is a lady detective from Melbourne with a fabulous sense of fun and a flair for solving crimes.In a country reemerging from the shadow of World War I, Phryne takes life in her stride, and murder too. Detective Inspector Jack Robinson works alongside her, although she often outraces him to the crime scene. Season three includes eight all new episodes of the glamorous, gun-toting lady detective Phryne Fisher. Along with her ever-faithful companion, Dot Williams, Detective Jack Robinson, and Constable Hugh Collins, she is determined to solve any case that comes her way
The life and death of Peter Sellers by Roger Lewis( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Sellers was one of the most gifted British comic actors of his time, perfectly moving from costume to costume and accent to accent in a series of films that ranged from brilliant to awful. Despite his brilliance as an actor, Sellers led a deeply disturbing personal life. The actor is best remembered as Inspector Clouseau in the Pink Panther movies. Despite his Hollywood success, Peter Sellers' comic virtuosity belied a troubled private life
Sunshine by István Szabó( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic about generations of a Hungarian Jewish family caught up in the upheavals and false hopes of a war-swept 20th century
The long way home by Mark Jonathan Harris( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary traces the stories of courage in the years between the end of World War II and the formation of the state of Israel. Includes archival footage, original broadcasts and personal testimonies from survivors of the Holocaust
Babe by Dick King-Smith( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babe is a little pig who doesn't quite know his place in the world. With a bunch of odd friends, like Ferdinand the duck who thinks he is a rooster and Fly the dog he calls mom, Babe realizes that he has the makings to become the greatest sheep pig of all time, and Farmer Hogget Knows it. With the help of the sheep dogs Babe learns that a pig can be anything that he wants to be. Source: IMDb
Wallis & Edward( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1936, Edward VIII abdicated in order to marry the woman he loved, Wallis Simpson, a twice divorced American. These events caused a scandal around the world and Wallis has since been demonized as the woman who stole the King of England. Wallis and Edward presents these events from Wallis's point of view. The drama follows the beginning of their affair, when Edward was the playboy Prince of Wales and Wallis was married to Ernest Simpson. When Wallis and Ernest finally divorce, the fear that Edward will seek to marry this American commoner builds toward a showdown, with even Wallis urging him to accept reality and let her go
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( Visual )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wildly imaginative tale about a young boy who journeys to wonderous New York City to fulfil a dream! When James spills a pouch of "magic crocodile tongues" in his yard, a giant peach grows overnight. Climbing inside, James is instantly transported into an enchanted world filled with human-like insects including a brash centipede, a matronly ladybug, a cultured grasshopper and a saucy spider. Their magnificent journey across the Atlantic Ocean becomes the thrilling adventure of a lifetime and a welcome escape from James' wicked old aunts!
Troubletwisters by Garth Nix( Recording )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jaide and Jack Shield don't know that the world is under attack. They don't know that their dad and their Gramma X, who they move in with, are Wardens, or that they themselves are troubletwisters, young Wardens just coming into their powers. But soon they will find out, and the responsibility of saving the world will be on their shoulders
The graveyard book by Neil Gaiman( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard
 
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The Age of Innocence
Alternative Names
Miriam Margolyes actrice britannique

Miriam Margolyes aktorka brytyjska

Miriam Margolyes attrice britannica

Miriam Margolyes britische Schauspielerin

Miriam Margolyes Brits actrice

Мириам Маргулис

Միրիամ Մարգուլիս

מרים מרגוליס

میریام مارگولیس

미리엄 마고리스

ミリアム・マーゴリーズ

米瑞安·玛格莱斯

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Ladies in lavenderThe Age of InnocenceSunshineBabeWallis & EdwardJames and the giant peachTroubletwisters