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Eastman, Brian

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Most widely held works by Brian Eastman
Shadowlands by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2019 in English and held by 814 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 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Virginia, a young New York waitress, befriends a dog that is actually a bewitched prince from a parallel universe, their two worlds collide. Virginia, her father and the dog prince are transported through a magic mirror to The Land of Nine Kingdoms. Along the way, Virginia falls in love with Wolf, a complicated half-man, half-wolf, and the foursome meet up with Cinderella, Snow White and a grisly Troll King
Rosemary & Thyme( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 664 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
Rosemary & Thyme by Granada International Media Limited( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 660 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
Jeeves & Wooster( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 625 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
The mill on the Floss by George Eliot( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 559 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
Agatha Christie's Poirot by Agatha Christie( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poirot visits Hastings at an archaeological dig in Mesopotamia (the present-day Iraq), where he meets an impostor, a missing person, a thief, drugs, forged letters, sexual jealousy, professional rivalry, dark secrets and murder. All must be revealed
Hercule Poirot's Christmas( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 487 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
Agatha Christie's Poirot( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Case of the Missing Will: Poirot is the executor of a revised will that disappears when its author dies suddenly. The Adventure of the Italian Nobleman: Hastings' decision to buy an elegant Italian car coincides with a case involving an Italian count. The Chocolate Box: A trip home to Belgium with Japp causes Poirot to reopen a case that he failed to solve 20 years earlier."--Container
Agatha Christie's Poirot( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After collapsing during dinner, Poirot is ordered to the resort island of Sandy Cove for a two-week recuperative stay. Subjected to a taxing regimen of diet and exercise, he is distracted from his plight by growing suspicions that death awaits one of his fellow guests. Poirot's fears are confirmed when the body of Arlena Stewart is discovered on the beach -- but who killed her?
The mysterious affair at Styles by Agatha Christie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the summer of 1917, the story follows the war-wounded 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 suspicius younger man. In the village, Hastings runs into his old friend Hercule Poirot and, when the estate's trouble turns deadly, the friends unite to solve a most baffling case
Poirot( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 403 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 385 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 )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 381 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
Lord Edgware dies by Agatha Christie( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 377 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 1992 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 357 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
Agatha Christie's Poirot( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 354 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
Poirot( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agatha Christie's marvelously mustachioed Belgian detective returns in the second series of the hit PBS mystery. Hercule Poirot uses his formidable 'little grey cells' to outwit criminals and fellow sleuths alike
Poirot( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He's the most-watched sleuth in the history of PBS's Mystery! David Suchet stars as the dapper, diminutive Belgian who solves the most serpentine cases with the sharpest of minds and the driest of wits
 
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Shadowlands
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ブライアン・イーストマン

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