- Bloodline (1977 novel)
name = Bloodline
language = English
genre = Thriller,
release_date = 1977
english_release_date = 1977
"Bloodline" is a 1977 novel by
Roffe and Sons is a family firm, an international empire filled with desperate, cash-hungry family members. At its head was one of the wealthiest men in the world, a man who has just died in a mysterious accident and left his only daughter, Elizabeth, in control of the company. Now as this intelligent, tough, and beautiful young woman dares to save - not sell - Roffe and Sons, she will have to outwit those who secretly want her power, and the unknown assassin who wants her life.
Film, TV or theatrical adaptations
In 1979, a motion picture adaptation of "Bloodline" was released starring
Audrey Hepburnas Elizabeth. Since the 50 year old Hepburn was considerably older than Sheldon's character, Sheldon revised his novel to place the literary version of Elizabeth into the same age range as the actress. The film adaptation was a critical and box office failure.
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Bloodline (novel) — Bloodline is a name of three different novels.*Bloodline (1977 novel), by Sidney Sheldon *Bloodline (2005 novel), by Kate Cary *Bloodline (A repairman Jack novel) by F. Paul Wilson … Wikipedia
Bloodline (disambiguation) — One s bloodline is one s familial ancestry. Bloodline or Bloodlines may also refer to:In film* Bloodline (film), a 1979 film directed by Terence Young * , the fourth entry in the Hellraiser horror film series * Bloodline (documentary) a… … Wikipedia
1977 in literature — The year 1977 in literature involved some significant events and new books.Events*Douglas Adams begins writing for BBC radio. *V. S. Naipaul declines the offer of a CBE. *Christopher Tolkien, with Guy Gavriel Kay, completes and publishes his… … Wikipedia
Jesus bloodline — A Jesus bloodline is a hypothetical sequence of direct descendants of the historical Jesus and Mary Magdalene, or some other woman, usually portrayed as his alleged wife or a hierodule. Differing and contradictory versions of a Jesus bloodline… … Wikipedia
Count Dracula (1977) — Count Dracula Louis Jourdan as Count Dracula Directed by Philip Saville Produced by … Wikipedia
Camber of Culdi (novel) — Infobox Book | name = Camber of Culdi image caption = Cover illustration by Ted Coconia for the first edition of Camber of Culdi author = Katherine Kurtz cover artist = Ted Coconia country = United States language = English series = The Legends… … Wikipedia
Dracula the Undead (novel) — For the novel by Dacre Stoker and Ian Holt, see Dracula the Un dead Dracula the Undead Author(s) … Wikipedia
Master of the Game — 1982 1st edition cover Author(s) … Wikipedia
List of conspiracy theories — The list of conspiracy theories is a collection of the most popular unproven theories related but not limited to clandestine government plans, elaborate murder plots, suppression of secret technology and knowledge, and other supposed schemes… … Wikipedia
Sidney Sheldon — Infobox Writer name = Sidney Sheldon imagesize = 122px caption = pseudonym = birthdate = birth date|1917|2|11|mf=y birthplace = Chicago, Illinois, United States deathdate = death date and age|2007|1|30|1917|2|11|mf=y deathplace = Rancho Mirage,… … Wikipedia