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Scofield, Paul 1922-2008

Overview
Works: 318 works in 1,430 publications in 9 languages and 30,876 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Children's audiobooks  Historical films  War films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Christmas stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Paul Scofield
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

116 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

89 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
Arthur Miller's The crucible by Arthur Miller( Visual )

62 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the play 'The Crucible' by Arthur Miller. A group of teenaged girls caught performing heathen rituals concoct an elaborate story that whips the town into a frenzied witch hunt
A midsummer night's dream op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'été by William Shakespeare( Recording )

40 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

34 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakespeare's tragedy of a foolish and self-indulgent king who learns, late in life and after terrible suffering, the value of self-knowledge
Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens( Visual )

30 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who will inherit the riches of wealthy old Martin Chuzzlewit? The only person he trusts is his companion and nurse, the young orphan Mary Graham, but she is employed on the understanding that she will not inherit a penny. He has disinherited his grandson, Young Martin, suspicious of the motives of the young man's love for Mary. With such a fortune at stake, the rest of the family closes in like sharks. The obsequious Pecksniff, whit his daughters, Mercy and Charity, attempts to grovel into the old man's good graces, while the wicked Jonas will stop at nothing ... even murder
Animal farm by George Orwell( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This rendering of Orwell's classic is set in the beautiful Irish countryside and populated with a wide variety of barnyard animals. Chaos ensues when the animals take over the farm
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

50 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete play in five acts
A delicate balance by Edward Albee( Visual )

21 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agnes, as domineering and sarcastic as her husband Tobias is equivocating and guarded, finds her empty nest invaded by her alcoholic sister, their divorced daughter, and friends who are terrified of being alone for unknown reasons
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe by C. S Lewis( Recording )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four English school children find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist Aslan, the golden lion, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare( Recording )

38 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of twin brother and sister and their mistaken identities
Prince Caspian by C. S Lewis( Recording )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four children aid Prince Caspian and his army of Talking Beasts in freeing Narnia from evil
The horse and his boy by C. S Lewis( Recording )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a radio drama adapted from the C.S. Lewis novel. A young slave makes his escape with a Talking Horse, a mysterious lion shadows their every move, a treacherous prince wages war against an unsuspecting Narnia
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Recording )

22 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Scrooge's transformation is a fable of hope and the true meaning of sharing. A Christmas story
John Frankenheimer's The train( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In August 1944 the Allied army is closing in on Paris. German commander and art fanatic Colonel Von Waldheim steals a vast collection of rare French paintings and loads them onto a train bound for Berlin. When a beloved French patriot is murdered while trying to sabotage Von Waldheim's scheme, Labiche, a stalwart member of the Resistance, vows to stop the train at any cost
The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

32 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recorded performance of Shakespeare's great tragedy about the legendary King Lear and his three daughters
The voyage of the Dawn Treader by C. S Lewis( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy and Edmund Pevensies are begrudgingly on holiday at the home of their cousin, Eustace Scrubb. Unexpectedly, the painting of a ship in Lucy's room comes to life, dragging the children into an ocean in the land of Narnia. They are rescued by a ship named Dawn Treader, and meet up with their friend Prince Caspian. With him, they voyage in search of the seven Lost Lords of Narnia
Bartleby by ( Visual )

16 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updating the Melville story from 19th century Wall Street to London in the 1970s, a young accounting clerk refuses to do his work, throwing his office into chaos. His boss, unable to fire him or help him, eventually has him placed in a mental hospital. Why the boss simply doesn't fire him is the crux of the film
Paul Scofield; an illustrated study of his work, with a list of his appearances on stage and screen by J. C Trewin( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Arthur Miller's The crucible
Alternative Names
David Paul Scofield

PAUL SCHOFIELD

Paul Scofield acteur britannique

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Schofield, Paul

Scofield, David Paul.

Scofield, David Paul 1922-2008

Scofield, Paul 1922-2008

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Henry VArthur Miller's The crucibleA midsummer night's dream op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'étéKing LearMartin ChuzzlewitAnimal farmHamletThe lion, the witch and the wardrobe