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Eastman, Brian

Overview
Works: 378 works in 754 publications in 3 languages and 19,034 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Film adaptations  Television programs  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Television comedies  Television series  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Producer, Author, tlp, Production personnel, Director
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Brian Eastman
Shadowlands by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award®-winner Anthony Hopkins stars as famed author C.S. Lewis in this graceful film about his love affair with an American poet, Debra Winger (receiving an Academy Award®-nomination for her stirring performance), whose boldness and zest for life challenges his reserve and literary austerity. But when she is stricken with terminal cancer, they must be thankful for a love that, while brief, is brilliant all the same. A deeply moving and emotional tale, Shadowlands is elegantly directed by Academy Award®-winning director Richard Attenborough, who blends tragedy and heartbreak with an inspiring appreciation and celebration of life
The 10th kingdom( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the edge of the mortal world lies a mystical vortex leading to the Nine Kingdoms, a fantastic land where fairy tales are reinvented--and not with happily-ever-after endings. An evil queen has doomed Prince Wendell to life as a dog. His quest to recapture the throne leads him through a portal to the mythical Tenth Kingdom--Central Park! With the help of ordinary mortals Virginia and Tony, he battles evil in a parallel universe of trolls, goblins and fairy tale characters such as Snow White and Cinderella
Rosemary & Thyme by Granada International Media Limited( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stunning locations at home and abroad provide the backdrop for this hit British mystery series. From their former careers as a university plant biologist and a police officer, Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme bring unique investigative talents to their horticultural and human mysteries. Their unobtrusive presence in the garden gives them unique access to secrets other detectives might miss--and that murderers would rather not reveal
The mill on the Floss by George Eliot( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily Watson stars in this powerful, emotional story about the choice between love and loyalty. As a child, Maggie Tulliver adores her brother Tom and desperately seeks his love and approval, but never receives it. While Tom grows up to be the kind of person the world approves of - dutiful and proud, Maggie becomes the kind of person the world judges harshly. A woman ahead of her time, brimming with intelligence and imagination, Maggie is difficult for her brother and the rest of her family to understand. Through her craving for intellectual stimulation, Maggie finds a kindred spirit in her childhood friend Philip Wakem. Though Philip feeds her mind, and eventually falls in love with her, Maggie finds her true passion is for her cousin Lucy's fiancee. Now she is faced with a choice to follow her heart or her sense of duty
P.G. Wodehouse's Jeeves & Wooster : the complete second season( Visual )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuing adventures of Jeeves and Wooster
Lord Edgware dies( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poirot agrees to visit the husband of a famous actress to urge him to reconsider her request for a divorce. Edgware insists that he has already agreed to his wife's request. Yet, within twenty-four hours, he is found murdered
Agatha Christie's Poirot( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An archeologist's beautiful but unpopular wife is murdered while the couple is in the Middle East excavating an historical sits. At the request of local authorities a vacationing Hercule Poirot takes on the case
Agatha Christie's Poirot( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a doctor ordered rest at a resort, Poirot fears a fellow visitor may die, and a woman is found dead. Poirot becomes involved with solving the mystery of her murder
Rosemary & Thyme( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme, two middle-aged women, make a fresh start by opening a gardening business. Mysteries grow around these two gardening sleuths as they dig up trouble on the job and use investigative skills to get to the bottom of things
The murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poirot has retired to a country village, until his neighbor is found murdered. Poirot reunites with his old partner, Chief Inspector Japp, to find the culprit, exposing a web of blackmail, envy, and murder
Hercule Poirot's Christmas( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poirot plans a quiet Christmas in London until learning that it also will be a cold one, owing to his flat's broken boiler. When a wealthy old man calls for the detective's help, Poirot opts for a working holiday at the man's well-heated country estate. No warmth exudes from the home's occupants, however, and Poirot winds up with a murder to solve, family politics to unravel, and shocking revelations from the past to sort out. For help he turns to Chief Inspector Japp, who is grateful to be rescued from Christmas with the in-laws. -- container
The mysterious affair at Styles by Agatha Christie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the summer of 1917, the story follows the war-wounded Captain Arthur Hastings to the Styles St. Mary estate of his friend John Cavendish. The Cavendish household is wrought with tension due to the marriage of John's widowed mother to a suspicious younger man. Hastings runs into his old friend Hercule Poirot In the village. When the estate's trouble turns deadly, the friends unite to solve a most baffling case
Jeeves & Wooster( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection features the five premiere episodes of the series hailed as "irreistible" by critics and beloved by millions of fans worldwide. The inept clubman Bertie Wooster is rescued from various unpleasant situations by the suavely resourceful valet, Jeeves
Jeeves & Wooster : the complete series( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection contains all 23 episodes of the series hailed as "irresistible" by critics and beloved by millions of fans worldwide. The inept clubman Bertie Wooster is rescued from various unpleasant situations by the suavely resourceful valet, Jeeves
Poirot( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brilliant Belgian detective Hercule Poirot is on the case in these episodes of the wildly popular British television adaptation, in which David Suchet stars as the foppish and downright vain sleuth who solves the thorniest of cases with his formidable intellect. Set in glittering 1930s Europe, these adaptations capture every splendid detail of the Art Deco era
Traffik( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the fields of Pakistan through the docks of Hamburg to the halls of London's power elite, this epic drama crosses continents and cultures to portray the dark and dangerous world of international drug smuggling. The intersecting stories of vivid characters-- a British minister with a drug-addicted daughter, the wife of a German businessman whose husband is arrested for drug trafficking, and a Pakistani farmer struggling to live off his land-- spin a powerful web of intrigue and emotion"--AcornMedia WWW page
Agatha Christie's Poirot( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three episodes of the impeccably turned-out diminutive Belgian sleuth. With the his razor sharp mind and the aid of the affabel Captain Hastings, Poirot unravels the thorniest cases without mussing a hair of his famously sculpted mustache. Set in the elegance of 1930's England, the series also includes Chief Inspector Japp and Miss Lemon
Agatha Christie's Poirot by Agatha Christie( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly woman confides to Poirot that she fears one of her relatives is trying to kill her for her money. He persuades her to disinherit her heirs, but she is murdered anyway
One, two, buckle my shoe( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular dentist is gunned down and a broken shoe buckle is the key to solving the murder
The ABC murders by Agatha Christie( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belgium sleuth Hercule Poirot untangles a baffling mystery of a murderer who announces his next victims through a series of letters each addressed to the detective himself
 
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Shadowlands
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Alternative Names
ブライアン・イーストマン

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English (157)

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