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Harwood, Ronald 1934-

Works: 329 works in 1,019 publications in 10 languages and 26,206 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Personal narratives  Biographical films  Historical films  Fiction  Musical fiction  Interviews 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Librettist, Interviewer, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ronald Harwood
The pianist by Robert Benmussa ( Visual )
69 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the memoirs of Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jew, who was a brilliant pianist. He watched as his family was shipped off to Nazi labor camps. He managed to escape and lived for years in the ruins of Warsaw, hiding from the Nazis
Australia by Baz Luhrmann ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,221 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 )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and English and held by 1,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: The French editor of Elle magazine, Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in 1995 at the age of 43, suffered a stroke that paralyzed 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 he'd only visited in his mind
The dresser by Ronald Harwood ( Book )
27 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,496 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
Quartet by James Ivory ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,338 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 István Szabó ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,322 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
Love in the time of cholera by Mike Newell ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,319 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
Cry, the beloved country by Darrell Roodt ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black minister and white land owner are united by a tragedy, with the potential for further hatred or healing
Oliver Twist by Roman Polanski ( Visual )
51 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 held by 805 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 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mandela by Ronald Harwood ( Book )
11 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typescript, dated 5/29/86
Taking sides by Ronald Harwood ( Book )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 501 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
Taking sides der Fall Furtwängler by István Szabó ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 453 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 443 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
The statement by Brian Moore ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An escaped Nazi collaborator is the target of an ambitious judge, a scrupulous colonel and two mysterious hit men
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 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
César and Augusta by Ronald Harwood ( Book )
8 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in English and held by 319 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 294 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 )
8 editions published between 1973 and 1983 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Harwood, Ronald
Horowitz, Ronald 1934-
Horwitz, Ronald.
ハーウッド, ロナルド
English (270)
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Italian (4)
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