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Wilson, Elizabeth 1921-

Overview
Works: 80 works in 130 publications in 2 languages and 6,584 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television plays  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Humor  Comedy films  Horror films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Recipient, Speaker, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Wilson
The graduate by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uncertain of what he wants to do with his life, college graduate Benjamin Braddock returns home. And when the wife of his father's business partner, the sexy Mrs. Robinson, seduces him, the affair only deepens his confusion. That is, until he meets the girl of his dreams. But there's one problem-- she's Mrs. Robinson's daughter
Hyde Park on Hudson by Bill Murray ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Great Britain faces an imminent war with Germany, US President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his wife, Eleanor, invited the King and Queen of England for a weekend at their home in upstate New York. But during the first-ever visit of a reigning British monarch to America, international affairs must be juggled with the complexities of FDR's domestic establishment, as wife, mother, and mistresses all conspire to make the royal trip an unforgettable one
Nine to five by Colin Higgins ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three female office workers combine forces to take revenge on their deceitful, egotistical, and thoroughly chauvinistic boss
The Addams family by Barry Sonnenfeld ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The blissfully unhappy lives of Gomez and Morticia Addams are thrown into disarray when a scheming siren attempts to pass off her son as Gomez's long-lost brother Fester. Once installed in the family's ghoulish mansion, mother and son set their minds on stealing the Addams' fortune. THis cinema owes more to the original comic strip than the 60s TV series
The golden age of television ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
Skylark by Glenn & Walken Christopher Close ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jacob's farm is in trouble from a severe drought. Jacob and Sarah begin to wonder if Sarah can stay, and what will happen to Jacob if she and the children have to leave the farm
The birds by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Melanie Daniels rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner, the small California town is inexplicably attacked by thousands of birds
Sarah plain & tall the DVD collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sarah, Plain and Tall:" A mail-order bride from Maine travels to Kansas in 1910 to join a widower, Jacob Witting, and his two children. "Skylark:" The Witting family is tested first by drought and then by separation, as Sarah and the children are forced to leave their Kansas farm to join Sarah's aunts in Maine while Jacob remains behind to try to save their livelihood. "Sarah Plain and Tall: Winter's End:" Having abandoned his family decades ago, Jacob's father John returns to the farm to try to mend his relationship with his son
Let me hear you whisper by Paul Zindel ( )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a research laboratory, this is the poignant story of a friendless, simple scrubwoman, Ruth White, who pits all her energies to save the life of one of the experimental animals in the lab, a dolphin who stubbornly refuses to talk to anyone but her
Dark shadows ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These rare, early episodes of the television series begin with Victoria Winters' arrival in Collinsport, a small and stormy fishing village on the coast of Maine. An orphan in search of her identity, Victoria is befriended by a stranger named Burke Devlin. At the eerie Collinwood mansion, Victoria meets reclusive matriarch Elizabeth Collins Stoddard, her aloof brother Roger Collins, his troubled ten-year-old son David, and Elizabeth's rebellious teenage daughter Carolyn. Collins fishing fleet manager Bill Malloy informs Elizabeth that Burke wants to take everything the Collinses own as revenge for being sent to prison. Collinsport Inn waitress Maggie Evans tells her father, Sam, that she wants an end to the secret conflict between him, Roger and Burke. David warns Victoria that she will regret she came to live at Collinwood and be his governess
Alfred Hitchcock's the birds by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melanie Daniels is a beautiful blonde who arrives in Bodega Bay in pursuit of the handsome and eligible Mitch Brenner. But love is not the only thing in the air when thousands of birds descend upon the town, attacking and terrorizing its residents. Soon Melanie and Mitch are fighting for their lives against a deadly, unexplainable force in this spine-tingling portrait of nature at its most powerful and ruthless
Invitation to a gunfighter ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful banker hires a smart gunslinger to wipe out Matt Weaver, but the gunfighter changes his mind when he realizes that Weaver is the only real man left in town. Instead, he tries to turn the people of Pecos against the banker
The day of the dolphin ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Terrell is a researcher who, along with his wife Maggie), are investigating dolphin intelligence, believing they have the capability of speech. Harold DeMilo, in charge of a major corporation, sponsors their work. But undercover work by government agent Curtis Mahoney reveals that DeMilo is working with a right-wing group planning to kidnap the dolphins and use them to blow up the presidential yacht. Jake and Maggie have to race against time to save both their dolphins and the president
Patterns by Fielder Cook ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Patterns takes an insightful look at the ethics of big business."--Container
The prisoner of second avenue by Melvin Frank ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Forty-eight-year-old Manhattanite Mel Edison has just lost his job. And in no time he's going to lose his wardrobe, his TV set, his supply of Chivas Regal, his temper, his self-respect, and - just maybe - his mind. In the gruelling guerrilla warfare of urban living, Mel Edison has just become 'The prisoner of Second Avenue'"--Container
You can't take it with you by Theatre Aquarius Archives ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicle of the antic activities of the eccentric Sycamore family
Threepenny opera 1976 public theater revival by Kurt Weill ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quiz show by Robert Redford ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fame and fortune become a hotbed of scandal when a Washington investigator uncovers corruption beneath the TV's hottest quiz show's glittering facade. The scandal implicates both the wildly popular champion and the disgruntled ex-champ
Nora's Christmas gift ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An aging woman who has given to others throughout her life learns the importance of receiving
Dark shadows ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These rare, early episodes of the television series begin with Victoria Winters' arrival in Collinsport, a small and stormy fishing village on the coast of Maine. An orphan in search of her identity, Victoria is befriended by a stranger named Burke Devlin. At the eerie Collinwood mansion, Victoria meets reclusive matriarch Elizabeth Collins Stoddard, her aloof brother Roger Collins, his troubled ten-year-old son David, and Elizabeth's rebellious teenage daughter Carolyn. Collins fishing fleet manager Bill Malloy informs Elizabeth that Burke wants to take everything the Collinses own as revenge for being sent to prison. Collinsport Inn waitress Maggie Evans tells her father, Sam, that she wants an end to the secret conflict between him, Roger and Burke. David warns Victoria that she will regret she came to live at Collinwood and be his governess
 
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Spanish (1)
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