WorldCat Identities

Woodward, Edward 1930-2009

Works: 183 works in 507 publications in 4 languages and 12,061 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Fiction  Fantasy films  Detective and mystery films  Made-for-TV movies  Comedy films  Horror films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Costume designer, vac
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Edward Woodward
Most widely held works by Edward Woodward
Breaker Morant by South Australian Film Corporation( Visual )

71 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,022 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
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 1,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At first, miserable, greedy old Scrooge can't tolerate the revelry of Christmas, much less comprehend its meaning. But visits from his former business partner's ghost and three cautionary spectres from the past, present and future force the man to soul-search
Hot fuzz by Edgar Wright( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,389 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
The wicker man by Robin Hardy( Visual )

61 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The search for a missing child sends a British police sergeant to an isolated island whose inhabitants are immersed in pagan rites. Modern police techniques are no match for pagan magic when he finally learns the unspeakable secret of the Wicker Man
Uncle Tom's cabin by Vera Jiji( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 537 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
Mister Johnson by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

25 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Nigerian villager is eager to work as a civil servant for the British authorities, including a sympathetic district officer, in the hopes that it will benefit him in the future. Instead, his ambition leads to his tragic downfall. Mister Johnson, based on a 1939 novel by Joyce Cary, is a graceful, heartfelt drama about the limits of idealism, affectingly acted and handsomely shot
Five days by Otto Bathurst( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sensational multi--stranded thriller about five individual days during the aftermath of a young mother's abduction gripped the nation all the way to its heart-stopping conclusion. When Leanne stops to buy flowers at a lay-by, she mysteriously vanishes leaving her two children by the roadside lost and far from home. The fate of Leanne and her two children has been captured on CCTV cameras and, before long, the family's traumatic ordeal and subsequent police investigation has become a national news sensation
King David by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the king of Israel who took on Goliath
The equalizer( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 240 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
Dark side of the street by Jack Higgins( Recording )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 174 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
The African Queen by C. S Forester( Recording )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 165 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
Gulliver's travels : Gulliver's fun pack by Jonathan Swift( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 163 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
Eye of the needle by Ken Follett( Recording )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A German aristocrat and England's most dangerous enemy, code named "The Needle", possesses the secret that could win the war
High spirits : the original Broadway cast recording by Hugh Martin( Recording )

6 editions published between 1964 and 1993 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Day of judgment by Jack Higgins( Recording )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 148 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
Winston Churchill, the wilderness years( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the life and career of Winston Churchill between 1929 and 1939
Hands of a murderer : a Sherlock Holmes mystery( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 143 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
Agatha Christie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Beddingfeld wants more than the humdrum routine of the workaday world. She counteracts this by stepping out of the Cairo Airport and into a world of stolen diamonds, secret messages, criminal masterminds, spies and sudden death
Callan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Callan is a brooding, conscience-stricken assassin for a shadowy British intelligence service so secret it doesn't have a name. With the Cold War grinding on, agents from the East and West engage in elaborate deceptions, both sides seeking temporary advantage in an endless struggle. Callan's sharp eyes, steely will, and steady hand with a gun make him a valuable asset to his superior, Hunter. In a world where men and women serve only as means to another's end, Callan fully understands the consequences of failure, seizing each assignment as one more chance to survive
Smokescreen by Dick Francis( Recording )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Movie star Edward Link becomes involved in the dangerous world of horseracing as he investigates a mysterious ailment threatening the stables of a dying friend
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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 skådespelare

Edward Woodward English actor

Woodward, Edward Albert Arthur 1930-2009

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Эдвард Вудворд

אדוארד וודוורד

ادوارد وودوارد بازیگر بریتانیایی

إدوارد وودوارد ممثل إنجليزي



English (236)

German (4)

Spanish (2)

French (2)

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