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McKern, Leo 1920-2002

Overview
Works: 420 works in 963 publications in 4 languages and 18,514 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Biography  Film and video adaptations  History  War stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Commentator, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Leo McKern, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Leo McKern
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,902 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
Help! by Beatles ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ringo possesses a sacrificial ring, which he cannot remove from his finger. As a result, the Beatles are chased from London to the Austrian Alps to the Bahamas by religious cult members, a mad scientists and the London police
Ryan's daughter by David Lean ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Headstrong Rosy lives on the heathered hills of Ireland's Dingle Peninsule. She cannot forsake her passionate romance with a handsome British officer. Yet, for Rosy, there is a greater love - the devotion of her reserved schoolteacher husband Charles. When Rosy has an illicit affair and is ultimately charged with treason, it is Charles who will stand by her side
The French lieutenant's woman by Karel Reisz ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and French and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A literate, imaginative and stunning love story. There is story-within-a-story revolving around a Victorian tale of love and desertion and the modern actors who are involved in portraying the former. In the story a strange young woman, ostracized by Victorian society and abandoned by her French lieutenant lover, fascinates an English gentleman who resolves to unravel the mystery of her clandestine past. Simultaneously, a parallel story of the affair between the two actors portraying the central roles in a film within-a-film unfolds on screen
The mouse that roared by Leonard Wibberley ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tiny duchy of Grand Fenwick is bankrupt so its minister decides to declare war on the United States, be defeated and receive Marshall Aid
The shoes of the fisherman ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Todas las miradas están sobre el Vaticano, en espera del tradicional humo blanco, símbolo de la consumación de elección del siguiente Papa. En esta ocasión existe un riesgo mayor: el nuevo Pontifice puede ser la única persona capaz de traer la paz a un mundo al borde de una pesadilla nuclear. Surgida del Bestseller de Morris L. West, Las Sandalias del Pescador es una historia de intriga geopolítica y un interesante vistazo a los trámites del Vaticano. Anthony Queen encarna a un prisionero político ruso recién liberado, quien es el centro de atención al convertirse en el Papa Kiril Lakota
Candleshoe ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to Candleshoe, a stately English manor where a swashbuckling pirate hid a fortune in Spanish doubloons centuries ago. And that's what young orphan Casey and a sly con man are determined to find
King Richard II by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play "King Richard II" performed by a cast of about 25 artists
The Henrik Ibsen collection ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection includes adaptations of Henrik Ibsen's work and features performances from lauded actors such as Anthony Hopkins and Charles Dance
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons one and two ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole, a London criminal defense lawyer
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons three and four ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole as a London criminal defense lawyer
The blue lagoon ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small boy and girl and the ship's cook survive a shipwreck and wash up on a tropical island. When the cook dies, they are left on their own to survive and grow to adulthood
A foreign field by Charles Sturridge ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Secrets are revealed and passions rekindled when British and American war vets return to Normandy on the 50th anniversary of D-Day. This funny drama was seen on Masterpiece Theatre. DVD includes D-Day facts and cast filmographies
Rumpole of the Bailey ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cheroot-smoking Horace Rumpole, is a career trial lawyer at London's central court. Rumpole faces an open-and-shut case, which he plans to wrap up by noon. But once he discerns the telling secret of his teenage client, he smells victory and mounts a full-on defense
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons five, six and seven ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Best-selling author John Mortimer's self-adapted series about the famous defense barrister concludes in this third and final set, featuring new and exclusive bonus features
Molokai the story of "Father Damien" ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about a Catholic priest who went to the island in Hawaii where the lepers were exiled - Molokai. There among the outcasts be builds a community and gives them dignity. He eventually contracted the disease and died from it
Rumpole of the Bailey by John Mortimer ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1978 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three stories from the novel about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole, barrister at law, who is famous for his expert knowledge and witty, irreverent observations on his learned profession
Murder with mirrors ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Miss Marple arrives at palatial Stonygates, one thing is certain. Before there's time to lather a warm scone with marmalade and place a tea cozy, murder most foul is bound to occur
Rumpole of the Bailey ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part lawyer, part detective, Horace Rumpole is one of the most colorful characters ever to approach the bench. Rumpole has displayed a mix of comedy and mystery in these episodes
A town like Alice by Nevil Shute ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a young woman's endurance, enterprise, and initiative as a prisoner of the Japanese Army in the Malayan jungles in 1941
 
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Alternative Names
Mac Kern Leo 1920-2002
MacKern Leo 1920-2002
Mc Kern Leo 1920-2002
McKern, Leo 1920-2002
McKern, Reginald.
McKern, Reginald 1920-2002
McKern, Reginald Leo
Languages
English (215)
French (3)
Chinese (1)
Arabic (1)
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