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Harwood, Ronald 1934-

Works: 331 works in 1,050 publications in 14 languages and 26,521 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Personal narratives  Biographical films  Historical films  Fiction  Musical fiction  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Librettist, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewer, Interviewee, Other, Director, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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The pianist by Robert Benmussa( Visual )
70 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II
Australia by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Australia, 1940s. An English aristocrat inherits a large ranch. English cattle barons plot to take her land and she reluctantly joins forces with a rough-hewn cattle drover to protect her ranch. Together they experience four life-altering years, a love affair and the bombing of Darwin during World War II
Le scaphandre et le papillon Diving bell and the butterfly by Julian Schnabel( Visual )
27 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in French and English and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1995 at the age of 43, Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby suffered a stroke that paralysed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his interior world, from the psychological torment of being trapped inside his body to his imagined stories from lands that he had only visited in his mind
The dresser by Ronald Harwood( Book )
28 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provincial theater in wartime England is the setting for this drama exploring an aging Shakespearean actor's relationship with his devoted dresser. 2 acts, 8 men, 3 women, 1 setting
Love in the time of cholera by Mike Newell( Visual )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set on the Caribbean coast of South America, this love story brings together Fermina Daza, her distinguished husband, and a man who has secretly loved her for more than fifty years
Quartet by James Ivory( Visual )
8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In een rusthuis voor gepensioneerde musici wordt het jaarlijkse concert voorbereid ter ere van componist Guiseppe Verdi's geboortedag. De komst van de beroemde operadiva Jean, de ex van een van de bewoners zorgt voor opschudding
Being Julia by W. Somerset Maugham( Visual )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
London, 1938. Julia is a true West End diva: beautiful, talented, wealthy, and famous. She has a devoted husband who has masterminded her brilliant career - but after years of the spotlight she begins to suffer from a severe case of boredom and longs for something new and exciting to put the twinkle back in her eye. She finds what she is looking for in a handsome young American fan, who adds a few more sparks than Julia was hoping for
Cry, the beloved country by Darrell Roodt( Visual )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of two fathers living in South Africa, a black minister and a white farmer, whose lives are bound together by mutual tragedy
Oliver Twist by Roman Polanski( Visual )
52 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A slightly darker version of the classic Charles Dickens tale. After living in poor conditions, Oliver runs away to the streets of London. There he meets a gang of pickpockets and soon Oliver's life is changed forever
All the world's a stage by Ronald Harwood( Book )
15 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and Serbian and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ages of Gielgud : an actor at eighty ( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taking sides by Ronald Harwood( Book )
23 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prized by Hitler as the cultural jewel in the crown of the Third Reich, conductor Wilhelm Furtwängler became the perfect post-war target for interrogation as a Nazi sympathiser. Major Steve Arnold, who has witnessed the horrors of Belsen, is about to cross-examine him. 'Taking Sides', a companion piece to 'Collaboration', was first performed at the Minerva Theatre, Chichester, in 1995
Mandela by Ronald Harwood( Book )
12 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typescript, dated 5/29/86
The statement by Brian Moore( Visual )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An escaped Nazi collaborator is the target of an ambitious judge, a scrupulous colonel and two mysterious hit men
Taking sides der Fall Furtwängler by István Szabó( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Is de beroemde dirigent Wilhelm Furtwängler een nazi of een held die Joodse muzikanten over de grens wist te smokkelen? Een majoor van het Amerikaanse leger probeert achter de waarheid te komen
The dresser by Peter Yates( Visual )
13 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film adaptation of Harwood's play about an aging English actor/manager, his dresser, and their theatre company touring England during WWII
Sir Donald Wolfit, C.B.E.: his life and work in the unfashionable theatre by Ronald Harwood( Book )
9 editions published between 1971 and 1983 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
César and Augusta by Ronald Harwood( Book )
8 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the lives of César Franck and Augusta Holmès
The Browning version by Mike Figgis( Visual )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and German and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a student who inspires his brilliant yet beleaguered and unappreciated teacher. The brilliant but stern classics instructor at a posh prep school is forced out of his job and into the realization that he is despised in the classroom and at home. One student's act of kindness gives the proud academic the inspiration and courage to build his new life
Articles of faith by Ronald Harwood( Book )
10 editions published between 1973 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Harwood, Ronald
Horowitz, Ronald 1934-
Horwitz, Ronald.
ハーウッド, ロナルド
English (275)
German (47)
French (42)
Italian (7)
Dutch (7)
Japanese (5)
Catalan (4)
Spanish (3)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
Serbian (1)
Slovak (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Czech (1)