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Suchet, David

Overview
Works: 1,117 works in 2,279 publications in 2 languages and 54,575 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Christian fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery stories  Film adaptations  Audio adaptations  Radio plays 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Speaker, Author of introduction, nar
Classifications: PR6005.H66, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Suchet
The in-laws by Andrew Fleming( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two fathers of an engaged couple meet for the first time, they know they are very different. One is a podiatrist, happy with his quiet life. The other is a CIA operative, who lives life on the edge, and when circumstances gets out-of-hand, involves the other in an arms-smuggling sting
Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie( Recording )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poirot sets out to solve the murder of an American businessman stabbed to death aboard the luxury train, the Orient Express, snowbound in the middle of Europe
Harry and the Hendersons( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family encounters a Bigfoot-type monster in the woods and takes it home thinking it's dead. When it comes alive the family finds itself becoming attached to the hairy fellow
The way we live now by Anthony Trollope( Visual )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This satire of Victorian society shows the trials and tribulations of young love, the pettiness of upper class life, the raw energy and excitement of the most powerful city the world had ever seen, and the greed and corruption that lay just below its glittering surface
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Recording )

27 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aboard a Nile steamer, Hercule Poirot meets Linnet Doyle, a woman who appears to have everything: youth, beauty, wealth, and a loving husband. But the husband was stolen from her friend Jacqueline de Bellefort, who has been haunting the newlyweds path, showing up to wreak havoc in their plans. They have secretly booked passage on the steamer to escape, but still, tragedy strikes: Linnet is shot through the head. As the complications multiply, Poirot and his little grey cells are faced with nothing but airtight alibis
Great expectations( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing is quite as it seems in this lush retelling of Dickens' classic coming-of-age story with colorful characters: conspirators, rogues, rakes, and wretches
Executive decision by Stuart Baird( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team must board a hijacked 747 in mid-air, disable a nerve-toxin bomb that could kill the U.S. eastern seaboard, and rescue the passengers
Victoria & Albert( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moving romantic story of two lovers who create an intimate private world amidst the pomp and politics of the court of St. James. This epic miniseries shows us a Victoria that we have never seen before--not the staid and stately old matron cloaked in black--but a young, passonate, sensual Victoria who takes command of the throne and falls head over heels in love with the dashing German prince who will father her six children
The mysterious affair at Styles by Agatha Christie( Recording )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Agatha Christie's first book, Hercule Poirot solves a baffling murder at an English country home
The hollow crown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hollow crown: "New adaptations of Shakespeare's tetralogy of history plays comprising the 'Henriad' for the BBC's 2012 Cultural Olympiad: King Richard II; King Henry IV, Part 1; King Henry IV, Part 2; King Henry V. The plays chronicle a continuous period in British history from the end of the 14th century to the aftermath of the Battle of Agincourt in 1415. Together, the plays comprise a story with recurring themes of power struggles, redemption, family conflict and betrayal."--IMDb
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe by C. S Lewis( Recording )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A forgotten wardrobe becomes the pathway to adventure and intrigue as four children step into another time and place ... . A White Witch holds the land in an endless winter ... . The Great Lion, Aslan, comes to make the ultimate sacrifice"--Container
Evil under the sun by Agatha Christie( Recording )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poirot must solve the murder of an actress everyone had reason to hate
Live from Baghdad( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1990, CNN was a 24-hour news network in search of a 24-hour story. They were about to find it in Baghdad. Up against the three big networks, Wiener, a veteran producer, along with his longtime producing partner and their team of rebels with a cause, take the biggest risks to get the biggest stories - unlike their rivals - live at a moment's notice
Murder in Mesopotamia( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Linnet Doyle steals and marries her best friend's fiance, the best friend gets her revenge by hounding the newlyweds. On a pleasure cruise down the Nile, the widely despised Mrs. Doyle is found murdered. Thank goodness Poirot is along for the ride
Lord Edgware dies( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 559 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 )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and French and held by 557 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
Playing Shakespeare by John Barton( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in nine intensive acting workshops, demonstrating how the Company makes Shakespeare's classic plays accessible to modern audiences without compromising the text's integrity
Terry Pratchett's Going postal by Terry Pratchett( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lavish adaptation of Terry Pratchett's hugely popular Going Postal novel. The charming but condemned arch-swindler Moist von Lipwig finds himself with a noose around his neck and dropping through a trapdoor into...a government job? By all rights, Moist should be meeting his maker rather than being offered a position as Postmaster by Lord Vetinari, supreme ruler of Ankh-Morpork. An adventure story filled with romance and revenge
Dead man's folly by Agatha Christie( Recording )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What fun! The village party features a Murder Hunt, hosted by mystery writer Ariadne Oliver. One need only follow the game's make-believe clues to be the first to find the body. Only this time, it isn't a game, and the clues lead to a genuine corpse. Ariadne needs the help of her old friend, Hercule Poirot. The brilliant Belgian cracks the case and finds the murderer
 
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Death on the NileExecutive decisionVictoria & AlbertThe mysterious affair at StylesThe lion, the witch and the wardrobeEvil under the sunAgatha Christie's PoirotDead man's folly