WorldCat Identities

Woodward, Edward 1930-2009

Overview
Works: 118 works in 382 publications in 4 languages and 11,720 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Television adaptations  War films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Costume designer, per
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward Woodward
Breaker Morant by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

60 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the brutal death of a British captain in the Boer War in South Africa in 1901, Lt. Harry Morant leads his unit in pursuit of the Boers, attacks their camp, and has a captive executed. Other executions and deaths lead to the arrest and trial of Morant and two other lieutenants in this dramatization based on true events
A Christmas carol( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Ebenezer Scrooge, the meanest miser in London, is visited one Christmas eve by three spirits who change his life forever. George C. Scott stars as Scrooge in this critically acclaimed version of Charles Dickens' holiday classic
Hot fuzz by Edgar Wright( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicholas Angel is the finest cop London has to offer. He has an arrest record that is higher than any other officer on the force. As a result, Angel's superiors send him to a place where his talents won't be quite so obvious. They send him to the sleepy and seemingly crime-free village of Sandford. He is partnered with the well-meaning but overeager police officer Danny Butterman, who is the son of the police chief. Danny is a huge action movie fan and believes this may be his chance to experience the life of gunfights and car chases. However, as a series of grisly accidents rocks the village, Angel is convinced that Sandford is not what it seems and as the intrigue deepens, Danny's dreams of explosive, high-octane, car-chasing, gunfighting, all-out action seem more and more like a reality
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bizarre tale of an 18th-century Englishman who travels to strange lands that are strangely like home. It chronicles Gulliver's travels in Lilliput and Brobdingnag, and brings to life the Laputans, Struldbruggs, and Houynhnhms
Uncle Tom's cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Harriet Beecher Stowe's timeless classic of slavery and survival in the Old South comes alive in this moving tribute to the strength of the human spirit."--Container
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Ebenezer Scrooge, the meanest miser in London, is visited one Christmas eve by three spirits who change his life forever
The wicker man by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

37 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl mysteriously disappears, Police Sergeant Howie travels to a remote Scottish island to investigate. But this pastoral community, led by the strange Lord Summerisle, is not what it seems as the devout Christian detective soon uncovers a secret society of wanton lust and pagan blasphemy. Can Howie now stop the cult's ultimate sacrificebefore he himself comes face-to-face with the horror of the Wicker Man?
Smokescreen by Dick Francis( Recording )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Link, a movie star, who despite his fame helps his friend whose South African stable of racehorses are not able to finish a race because of exhaustion. Something is wrong and they work to find the problem. Francis, writing about horses and mystery, his favorite subjects
Five days by Otto Bathurst( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leanne vanishes into thin air. Her children, abandoned in her car, also end up missing. As police search for clues over the next three months, Leanne's husband and family soon learn that nobody is what they seem. Everyone is a suspect. In the end, five days prove critical in solving the case
Mister Johnson by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny and sometimes poignant look at the struggle between men of the British Empire and African villagers
King David by Richard Gere( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the king of Israel who took on Goliath
Anthony Shaffer's The wicker man( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl mysteriously disappears, Police Sergeant Howie travels to a remote Scottish island to investigate. But this pastoral community, led by the strange Lord Summerisle, is not what it seems as the devout Christian detective soon uncovers a secret society of wanton lust and pagan blasphemy
The equalizer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert McCall is a private detective and former government agent ready to fix the problems others can't handle with compassion and a no-nonsense attitude
Eye of the needle by Ken Follett( Recording )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary World War II German agent with secret information about the Allied D-Day landing waits at an English lighthouse to be picked up by a submarine and becomes sidetracked by an affair with a paraplegic's wife
Dark side of the street by Jack Higgins( Recording )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Baron-ruthless and mysterious, head of a secret organization that specializes in arranging prison breakouts-for a stiff price. Simon Vaughan, the baron's able right arm, whose aristocratic demeanor helps him perform his delicate assignments with dangerous ease. Harry Youngblood-a modern Robin Hood willing to trade a quarter of a million pounds for his escape from a twenty year prison sentence. And Harry's cellmate Drummond-actually top intelligence operative Paul Chavasse, charged with cracking the Baron's organization."--Container
Anthony Schaffer's The wicker man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl mysteriously disappears, Police Sergeant Howie travels to a remote Scottish island to investigate. But this pastoral community, led by the strange Lord Summerisle, is not what it seems
The African Queen by C. S Forester( Recording )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prim missionary and a Cockney mechanic, marooned in German Central Africa during World War I, battle their way down river to strike a blow for England
Day of judgment by Jack Higgins( Recording )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In June, 1963, President Kennedy is to visit Berlin. East German Intelligence has launched a desperate plot which only a team of Allied operatives can thwart
High spirits the original Broadway cast recording by Hugh Martin( Recording )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1993 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hands of a murderer a Sherlock Holmes mystery( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After months of painstaking investigation, Sherlock Holmes finally jailed his arch-enemy, Professor Moriarty. Now the bungling Inspector Lestrade has allowed him to escape the noose
 
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Five days
Alternative Names
Edward Woodward acteur britannique

Edward Woodward attore inglese

Edward Woodward britischer Schauspieler

Edward Woodward britisk skodespelar

Edward Woodward britisk skuespiller

Edward Woodward Brits acteur

Edward Woodward brittisk skdespelare

Woodward, Edward Albert Arthur 1930-2009

Едвард Вудворд

אדוארד וודוורד

ادوارد وودوارد بازیگر بریتانیایی

Languages
English (200)

German (2)

French (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Five daysMister JohnsonDay of judgment