Jarrott, Charles 1927-2011
Most widely held works by Charles Jarrott
Anne of the thousand days ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 675 libraries worldwide
Set against the pageantry and political intrigue of 16th century England, the ill-fated marriage of King Henry VIII of England and Anne Boleyn is traced, from its spirited beginning to its tragic finale.
Anne of the thousand days Mary, Queen of Scots ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
Anne of the thousand days: Follow King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn in one of history's most famous tragic love affairs in the Academy Award winning materpiece starring Richard Burton and Genevieve Bujold.
Mary, Queen of Scots ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and German and held by 382 libraries worldwide
In this historical drama, Mary must battle Queen Elizabeth I, her brother James, the Scottish Lords, the Scottish protestants, her husband and herself to secure the crown for her son and heir, the future James I of England.
Danielle Steel's Changes ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
A New York TV newswoman with children marries a Los Angeles heart surgeon with children.
The last flight of Noah's ark ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
When a vintage B-29 bomber strays from its course over the Pacific, its crew--a highliving pilot, a prim missionary and two stowaway orphans, and a plane full of animals--is forced to beach it on an unmapped tropical island. Stranded, they plot their way back to civilization.
The other side of midnight ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
"Although American WWII pilot Larry Douglas promises to marry French femme fatale Noelle Page, he instead returns stateside and marries well-to-do Catherine Alexander. And once Noelle takes a Greek multi millionaire as a lover, she plots to shame Larry by arranging for him to be the tycoon's private pilot. But in one of many delicious twists of fate in this gripping tale of love, war and betrayal, Noelle and Larry again become passionate, and when Catherine refuses to divorce Larry, the cheating couple seek a murderous revenge."--Container.
Poor little rich girl the Barbara Hutton story ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Gorgeous, lonely, and rich beyond imagining, Barbara Hutton inherited the vast Woolworth fortune when she was only a child. A sweeping historical epic that follows the heiress around the world in her desperate and tragic search for love.
Night of the fox ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
U.S. officer Colonel Hugh Kelso has inside knowledge about the imminent and highly secretive D-Day invasion. When he washes ashore behind enemy lines, special agents Harry Martineau and Sara Drayton of the Allied Forces must stage a covert rescue to save his live - or end it - before the Germans acquire the valuable information he possesses. Joined by an Italian naval officer and a Jewish actor-turned-German paratrooper, the agents embark on a rescue mission with a shocking twist.
Morning glory ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Will Parker arrives in the small town of Whitney, after spending five years in Huntsville Prison for killing someone in La Grange, Texas. Through an ad in the local paper, Will discovers that Emily, a recently widowed mother of two small boys, is actively looking for a husband and father. Star-crossed loners, Will and Emily decide to make a go of their collective plight and Will moves into the barn on her farm. When a local woman is found murdered, Will is set up to take the fall.
At the midnight hour ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Young nanny Elizabeth Guinness tries to unite widowed scientist Richard Keaton and his son while attempting to unravel the mystery surrounding the death of Richard's wife.
The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Story about a respectable Victorian physician whose experiments lead him to the discovery of a potion that transforms him into a destructive creature of unbridled emotions.
Lyndon Johnson ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Dramatization of President L.B. Johnson as he reminisces his presidential years.
Winston Churchill / Ike ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
"The stories of two men of courage and leadership and of their roles in our century's pivotal events, told in their own words by two distinguished actors." Robert Hardy stars as Winston Churchill; E.G. Marshall portrays Ike. The Winston Churchill segment is hosted by Sir John Gielgud.
Turn of faith ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Three friends who grew up in the same tough neighborhood chose very different paths. Joey became a cop, Frank became a priest, and Bobby turned to the family business. No matter what happened, their loyalty was always to each other until their friendship was given the ultimate test.
Condorman ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 55 libraries worldwide
A cartoonist adopts the identity of his own winged creation and his life explodes with adventure.
Till we meet again ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
The trials and tribulations of three woman, spanning the first half-century.
The Boy in blue ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Multiple languages and English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
The Story of one of Canada's great sports heroes, world-class rower Ned Hanlan. It's the late 1800's and competitive rowing is all the rage. Ned is an Ontario bootlegger whose prowess with oars gets him noticed by sleazy gambler Bill McKen.
Treacherous beauties ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
A photographer finds out more than she bargained for when she investigates her brother's murder at a horse breeding farm.
Dracula The strange case of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Dracula: The immortal Count's centuries old existence is threatened after he attacks the lovely Lucy. When Lucy's fiance calls in Dr. Van Helsing to investigate a spine-tingling hunt for vampires follows.
The amateur ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
A CIA computer whiz hunts down the terrorists who murdered his girlfriend, after blackmailing the Agency into helping him.
Action and adventure films Animal films Anne Boleyn,--Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England,--1507-1536 Beheading Biographical films Biographical films Children's films Comedy films Comedy films Drama Dual-career families Elizabeth--I,--Queen of England,--1533-1603 England Ex-convicts False arrest Fathers and sons Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired France--Normandy Great Britain Henry--VIII,--King of England,--1491-1547 Historical films Historical films History Hutton, Barbara,--1912-1979 Imprisonment Long-distance relationships Made-for-TV movies Man-woman relationships Married people Mary,--Queen of Scots,--1542-1587 Melodrama Military campaigns Millionaires Murder Oceania Queens Romance films Scotland Spencer, LaVyrle Television adaptations United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Widowers Widows World War (1939-1945)
Jarrot, Charles 1927-....
Jarrot, Charles 1927-2011
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