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Hawthorne, Nigel

Overview
Works: 474 works in 1,121 publications in 7 languages and 27,558 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Biography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Television comedies  Film and video adaptations  Humor 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Nigel Hawthorne
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

49 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board the slave ship La Amistad bound for America. Much of the involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt
The black cauldron by Walt Disney( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 2,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a race against the evil Horned Toad, Taran must be the first to find the Black Cauldron, which the Horned Toad could use to destroy the world
Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans( Visual )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of the famous twelve little girls living in two straight lines, the smallest one is fearless Madeline. But something is not right at the boarding school in Paris run by Miss Clavell: the house next door is now the Spanish Embassy, kind Lady Covington has died, and Lord Covington is busily plotting to sell the school! Madeline springs into action - befriending the lonely Spanish boy next door, refusing to eat a chicken she has personally met, and facing down Lord Covington as he escorts a prospective buyer through the school. Madeline's perceptiveness, courage, and willingness to stick to her principles--along with Miss Clavell's calm reserve--allow everyone to face their fears with similar aplomb, to thus save both the day, and the school
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British
The madness of King George by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

51 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of King George III, this is the story of royal intrigue, sexual indiscretions, backstairs plotting and a battle for power between Parliament and the throne, all occuring while the King is being treated for an unknown mental illness
Richard III by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930's Britain, in the wake of a bloody civil war, the younger brother of the new King sets in motion a monstrous scheme to claim the throne for himself. Updated version of Shakespeare's tale
Twelfth night, or, What you will( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shipwrecked on an unfriendly Illyrian shore, Viola, believing her twin brother is dead, disguises herself in male attire and joins the retinue of the lovesick Duke Orsino
The Winslow boy by David Mamet( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A barrister defends a 14-year-old naval cadet accused of stealing a postal money-order
Twelfth night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Visual )

38 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of troublesome twins who win the heart of an entire kingdom
The Barchester Chronicles by Anthony Trollope( Visual )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy community of Barchester is rocked from its complacency when a crusade against the Church of England's practice of self-enrichment misfires
Victoria & Albert( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 798 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
Mapp & Lucia( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British humor at its finest! The tale of two formidable ladies as they vie for social supremacy in their provincial 1920s town, which overflows with snootiness, low cunning schemes, and a rivalry that won't end
Demolition man by Marco Brambilla( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and French and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2032 archcriminal Simon Phoenix awakes from a 35 year deep freeze in CryoPrison to find a serene, non-violent Los Angeles ready for the taking. Officials seek an old-fashioned cop to fight an old fashioned criminal. They revive Sgt John Spartan
Call me Claus( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy is a cranky, volatile producer at a home shopping network in charge of hiring the station's on-air Santa Claus. The "real" Santa, who finds himself at the end of his 200-year contract, must convince Lucy that she is the perfect candidate to fill his shoes
Tartuffe, or, The imposter by Molière( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clutching ever-present rosary beads, shifting uncomfortably within the hairshirt he wears as continual penance--and always eyeing the women as they pass--Tartuffe, Moliére's master of unctuous evil, insinuates himself into a wealthy Parisian household in this indictment of religious hypocrisy. Posing as a holy man, the wily Tartuffe entrances Orgon, a credulous well-to-do merchant, bent on bestowing his worldly goods, social position, and nubile daughter on the perfidious fraud. Tartuffe delights in accepting it all--and also arranges a little depraved dalliance with Orgon's young wife, Elmire
Great classic stories [22 unabridged classics]( Recording )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reginald on house parties / Saki - The Sphinx without a secret / Oscar Wilde -- Tobermory / Saki -- On being idle / Jerome K. Jerome -- For better or worse / W.W. Jacobs -- The model millionaire / Oscar Wilde -- The garden of truth / E. Nesbit -- The cat that walked by himself / Rudyard Kipling -- The girl from Arles / Alphonse Daudet -- Mr. & Mrs. Dove / Katherine Mansfield -- Georgie Porgie / Rudyard Kipling -- Caterpillars / E.F. Benson -- Lost hearts / M.R. James -- Ship to Tarshish / John Buchan -- The tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe -- The man of the night / Edgar Wallace -- Dr. Heidegger's experiment / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- B 24 / Arthur Conan Doyle -- Pat Hobby & Orson Welles / F. Scott Fitzgerald - Mad / Guy de Maupassant -- The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe -- The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs
Murder in the mews by Agatha Christie( Recording )

15 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Agatha Christie tale Inspector Japp and Hercule Poirot are called to 14 Bardsley Gardens Mews to investigate a mysterious case of murder disguised as suicide
Yes, Minister the complete collection( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well-meaning Jim Hacker, a newly appointed Cabinet Minister, battles career civil servant Sir Humphrey Appleby
The object of my affection by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman falls in love with her new roommate even though he is gay and loves her purely as a friend. When she becomes pregnant, she realizes she would rather raise her child with him than with her boyfriend -- a decision that forces the threesome to explore the fine line between love, sex and friendship
Yes, Prime Minister the complete collection( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Yes Prime Minister is a British comedy series about the wheeling and dealing of political life. Although the series is set within the British political scene, it deals with political games and clashes between politicians and the civil service that could be found almost everywhere in the world"--Http://www.yes-minister.com/introduc.htm
 
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Hawthorne, Nigel Barnard 1929-2001

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The black cauldronMadelineGandhiThe Winslow boyThe Barchester ChroniclesVictoria & AlbertGreat classic stories [22 unabridged classics]Murder in the mewsYes, Minister the complete collection