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Walker, Polly

Overview
Works: 290 works in 640 publications in 5 languages and 17,616 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  History  Romance television programs  Fantasy films  Historical television programs  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Polly Walker
 
Most widely held works by Polly Walker
Emma by Jane Austen( Visual )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Woodhouse is a young woman who, having engineered the marriage of her companion, turns her attention toward making a match for the local vicar and her new protegée, Harriet Smith. Her one voice of reason and restraint is Mr. Knightley, who has known her since she was a child and who watches her behaviour with wry amusement and sometimes with real anger. Emma presides over the small provincial world of Highbury with enthusiasm, but she will find it is all too easy to confuse good intentions with self-gratification
Clash of the titans by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 1,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Clash of the Titans, the ultimate struggle for power pits men against kings and kings against gods. But the war between the gods themselves could destroy the world. Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus an unleash hell on earth. Battling unholy demons and fearsome beasts, Perseus and his warriors will only survive if Perseus accepts his power as a god, defies fate and creates his own destiny."--Back of container
John Carter by Andrew Stanton( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war-weary former military captain is inexplicably transported to Mars and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands
Enchanted April by Mike Newell( Visual )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London, the 1920s. Lottie and Rose are two married women who share the misery of empty marriages and decide to rent an Italian castle for the spring to get away. In order to save money, they advertise for two other women to join them. Mrs. Fisher is an elderly widow struggling with a lonely and regimented existence. She jumps at the chance to join the vacation. Lady Caroline Dester is a gorgeous flapper who has been grabbed one too many times and believes that she is sick of men. They arrive in San Salvatore. The seaside Italian castle is drenched in wisteria and sunshine. The women find themselves in a transformative beauty so enchanting that they experience changes in themselves they never thought possible
Rome by Michael Apted( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four hundred years after the founding of the Republic, Rome is the wealthiest city in the world, a cosmopolitan metropolis of one million people, epicenter of a sprawling empire. The Republic was founded on principles of shared power and fierce personal competition, never allowing one man to seize absolute control. But now, those foundations are crumbling, eaten away by corruption and excess. After eight years of war, soldiers Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo unwittingly become entwined in the historical events of ancient Rome
Mr Selfridge( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Much has changed since Selfridges first opened its doors. Five years later, Europe is on the brink of war and London is enjoying one last defiant period of decadence. Mr. Selfridge now has his sights set on joining the establishment and rebuilding his family life. Tensions are also running high on the shop floor as Agnes is back from Paris, chic and successful. Not everyone is thrilled by her newfound confidence and by the reappearance of her old ally Henri Leclair, returned from America
Restoration by Michael Hoffman( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 17th century Britain, a young man seduced by the wealth and indolence of the Restoration court finds redemption of sorts through the love of a woman
The mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Travelling the dirt roads of Wessex in search of work, Michael Henchard, a farm worker, auctions his wife Susan and baby daughter in a moment of drunken madness at a country fair. Years later, Susan and her daughter return, seeking Michael in Casterbridge where he has become a rich and respected member of Wessex society. Driven by the need to make amends, he re-marries Susan but in a tragic twist of fate, she dies, but not before leaving a letter containing a shocking revelation."--Container
Patriot Games by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former CIA analyst vacationing with his family in London helps thwart a terrorist attack on a member of the Royal Family and becomes the target of the terrorist whose brother he killed
Agatha Christie Marple by Agatha Christie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. Towards zero: Eyebrows arch when the dashing Wimbledon tennis star Nevile Strange arrives with his attractive new wife, even though the first wife is also attending. Miss Marple observes the tightly wound group as they holiday by the sea, sensing the sexual tensions and unresolved jealousies that lead to murder. Nemesis: Miss Marple receives a request from an old friend, the recently deceased Mr. Rafiel, to investigate a possible crime. The only direction he leaves her is to look for clues on a mystery bus tour. At Bertram's Hotel: Revisiting a glamorous London hotel that she remembers fondly from her girlhood, Miss Marple finds that nothing has changed, including the atmosphere of danger beneath its highly polished veneer. Ordeal by Innocence: Miss Marple is invited to a wedding of her former housemaid Gwenda, and her fiancé Leo Argyle. Leo's grown children and family are still reeling from the murder of their mother and the execution of their brother Jacko for the crime. A stranger arrives who exonerates Jacko, leading all to realize that the real murderer is still in their midst
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of the timeless novel by Daniel Defoe, shipwreck survivor Robinson Crusoe risks his life to save a doomed local tribesman from certain death. Both men--each stranded and unable to return home--must cross an immense cultural divide to forge a friendship and survive against impossible odds
Lorna Doone by R. D Blackmore( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

R.D. Blackmore's classic tale of forbidden love, revenge, and adventure in lawless 17th century England is one of the greatest love stories ever told. Lavish costumes, dazzling scenery, and a stellar supporting cast round out this splendid version. Special features include cast filmographies, and an R.D. Blackmore biography
Caprica( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Battlestar Galactica phenomenon continues with this undeniably compelling look at where the real conflict between humans and the Cylons began, in a vibrant world remarkably like our own: Caprica. Fifty-eight years before Battlestar takes off, two powerful families, the Graystones and the Adamas, find their destinies irrevocably intertwined after a devastating explosion
Line of duty( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The critically acclaimed drama returns for six more riveting episodes. In this season, DC Kate Fleming and DS Steve Arnott of AC-12 investigate the conduct of Sergeant Danny Waldron of the Armed Response Unit
Eye see you( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brutal seral killer is targeting cops, and detective Malloy is on the trail. But now the killer is making it personal, and his dedication becomes a twisted emotional nightmare. Time is running out, and so are the options, as Malloy engages in an extreme game of cat-and-mouse with a killer who won't be stopped
British Cinema Collection : 8 Acclaimed Films( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Restoration : Robert Merivel is a young man who seems to have everything ... until an affair leads to scandal, suddenly leaving him heartbroken and penniless
The woodlanders by Thomas Hardy( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En la esquina rural del sur de Inglaterra en el siglo XIX tardío, se desarrolla un apasionante triangulo amoroso cuando una joven mujer regresa a su hogar después de terminar sus estudios
Curtain call by Michel Jones( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stevenson Lowe has just moved in to a fabulous brownstone with his girlfriend, Julia, who wants to get married. But all thoughts of proposing are quickly scared out of him by a couple of grouchy ghosts who have the marriage from hell. They are Max and Lily Gale, the original residents of his newly purchased brownstone who have no intention of leaving to make room for this new couple. When Julia decides she's waited long enough for a proposal, she leaves Stevenson and his crazy ghost stories behind
 
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Clash of the titans
Alternative Names
Polly Walker actrice britannique

Polly Walker aktorka brytyjska

Polly Walker britische Schauspielerin

Polly Walker Brits acteur

Polly Walker Brits actrice

Polly Walkerová

Polly Walkerová anglická herečka

Уокер, Полли

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The mayor of Casterbridge