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Williamson, Nicol

Works: 148 works in 492 publications in 5 languages and 11,847 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Television programs  Television plays  History  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Nicol Williamson
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

93 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, Macbeth murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
Excalibur by John Boorman( Visual )

33 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic saga of King Arthur and those around him in the Court-- the knights, his Queen, and the wizard Merlin. Focuses on the rise of Christian civilization out of the Dark Ages
Return to Oz( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and French and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy, back in Kansas, can't stop thinking about Oz. She believes that her friends have sent her a key. Auntie Em, worried for Dorothy's health, takes her to a famous doctor who works miracles with electricity. Dorothy escapes from the mental hospital. When she awakes, she and a chicken named Billina find themselves in Oz. Dorothy tries to find her old friends in the Emerald City, but learns that they have all been transformed by the Nome King. And the evil witch Mombie wants Dorothy's head. It's up to Dorothy, Billina, and their new friends, Tik-Tok, Jack Pumpkinhead, and a Gump-thing to defeat Mombie and the Nome King and restore the rightful ruler of Oz to her throne
Robin and Marian by Richard Lester( Visual )

10 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of Robin Hood continues when Robin and Little John return from the Crusades under the command of King Richard the Lionheart. But when Richard is accidently slain, the mad King John assumes the throne and Robin regroups the members of his old Sherwood Forest band
Mr. Toad's wild ride( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live action version based on Kenneth Grahame's classic tale about a Badger, Mole, and Rat
Shakespeare's Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

43 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet is the young prince of Denmark whose father is murdered by his uncle Claudius in order to gain the throne. When the ghost of the old king tells Hamlet to kill Claudius, Hamlet is torn between the desire to avenge his father's death and his reluctance to shed blood. In the end tragedy destroys them all--including the lovely Ophelia, with whom Hamlet had once been romantically involved
The cheap detective by Peter Falk( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Falk plays a worldly, cynical gumshoe who takes on San Francisco, thugs, crooks, Nazis, femme fatales and the Golden Gate Bridge in this tribute to Bogie and the Hammett/Chandler school of hard-boiled detectives
Spawn by Mark A. Z Dippé( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spawn was once a man and now is a hell-spawn battling the forces of evil on earth and in himself. Using his strange powers, he fights to uncover the truth about his identity and fulfill his destiny
The advocate( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 15th century, this is the story of a young lawyer-advocate whose quest for the simple life leads him to a position in a small rural village. Instead of the peaceful life, however, he finds more depravity and intrigue than in the city
The seven-per-cent solution by Herbert Ross( Visual )

15 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes meets Sigmund Freud--and the father of modern psychology joins the famous detective in the search for the real Professor Moriarty
Othello by William Shakespeare( Recording )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragedy of the marriage of a noble Moor to a Venetian lady and the destruction of that marriage through jealousy
Black widow by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A female FBI agent attempts to prove that a sultry beauty is also a serial murderer
The Duchess by Jude Deveraux( Recording )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engaged to a Duke in order to secure her inheritance, Claire Wiloughby finds herself attracted instead to the mysterious Trevelyan, from whom she learns some shocking secrets about her fiancee's family
Wrath of the lion by Jack Higgins( Recording )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the mission is capture or destroy, only a ruthless killer called The Butcher can get the job done
Shakespeare and his stage approaches to Hamlet( Visual )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a brief history of the English theater during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Also presents different scenes and versions of Hamlet to illustrate Shakespeare's power of discoursing on life
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare( Visual )

in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's tragic plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished actors and directors
Lord Mountbatten( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History comes alive in the classic story of Britain's difficult withdrawal from India, which was accomplished through the skill and determination of the thoroughly blue-blooded Lord Louis Mountbatten
Toll for the brave by Jack Higgins( Recording )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Subjected to mental and physical torture while in a North Vietnamese prison camp, Ellis Jackson returns home to try to have a normal life, but finds his nightmares continuing
The Wilby conspiracy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political activist and an Englishman on the wrong side of the law team up to escape the clutches of a prejudiced cop in apartheid Africa
The hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle( Recording )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic adaptation with musical accompaniment of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous story. The strange death of Sir Charles Baskerville draws Sherlock Holmes to the gloomy Devon moor, where his courage and astute intellect are severely tested
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Robin and MarianThe cheap detectiveOthelloBlack widowThe DuchessWrath of the lionLord MountbattenToll for the braveThe hound of the Baskervilles