WorldCat Identities

McKern, Leo 1920-2002

Works: 421 works in 1,158 publications in 8 languages and 21,487 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Televised plays  History  Biographical films  Television interviews  Internet videos 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Commentator, Author, Costume designer, Illustrator, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Leo McKern
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

55 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,995 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
The French lieutenant's woman by Karel Reisz( Visual )

38 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parallel narrative of a Victorian-era gentleman and the social outcast he risks everything to love, and of the contemporary actors cast in those roles and immersed in their own forbidden affair
Help! by Beatles( Visual )

42 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,104 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
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced by Granada Television in their Manchester studios for transmission by the then fledgling Channel Four, this video production of King Lear is the timeless tale of avarice and lust for power in which a foolish king descends into madness after he divides his vast kingdom between two of his three daughters based on their flattery of him, unleashing a conspiracy of greed and cruelty and bringing tragic consequences for all
Ladyhawke by Richard Donner( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Donner, Schöpfer der "Stahlharten Pofis", inszenierte die Liebesgeschichte zwischen dem Ritter Navarre und der jungen Isabeau d"Anjou, angesiedelt im mittelalterlichen Italien. Der grausame Bischof von Aquila gelegt die beiden mit einem Fluch, der sie zu ewiger Trennung verdammen soll: Isabeau verwandelt sich tagsüber in einen Falken, Navarre Nachts in einen reißenden Wolf. Ihnen bleibt nur ein Eugenblick in der Dämmerung, in der sie einander als menschliche Wesen begegnen können. Ein trinkfreudiger Mönch und der junge Philippe begleiten den Ritter und seinen Fal- ken. Dieser romantisch-märchenhafte Film basiert auf einer bekannten Sage aus dem 13. Jahrhundert. Herausragend die Bilder des Bertolucci-Kameramanns Vittorio Storaro
Ryan's Daughter by David Lean( Visual )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 757 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
Candleshoe( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 534 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 (Award-winning actress Jodie Foster) and a sly con man (Leo McKern) are determined to find. But first she must dupe Candleshoe's widowed owner into believing she's her long-lost granddaughter! Casey eventually discovers there may be an even greater treasure at Candleshoe - the love of a happy family. Legendary stars David Niven and Helen Hayes join Foster in this humorous and heartwarming adventure!
The shoes of the fisherman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All eyes are focused on the Vatican, hoping to see the puffs of white smoke signaling the selection of the next Pope, but this time, much more is at stake, for the new pontiff may be the only person who can bring peace to a world on the brink of nuclear war
The mouse that roared by Jack Arnold( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tiny duchy of Grand Fenwick is bankrupt, and its minister decides to declare war on the United States, be defeated, and receive Marshall Aid. But he forgot to tell their invasion force leader that he's supposed to lose
Reilly, ace of spies( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the 20th century, one remarkable man single-handedly tried to alter the course of history. Sidney Reilly was a Russian-born British agent who radically transformed modern espionage techniques and set the mold for the super spy. From one heart-pulsing mission after another, from stealing top-secret Russian oil information to a near overthrow of the Bolshevik Revolution to his final capture by Stalin's forces in 1918, Reilly's exploits are at times so daring, it's hard to believe they are actural history
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons five, six and seven( Visual )

12 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 435 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
King Richard II by William Shakespeare( Recording )

31 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play "King Richard II" performed by a cast of about 25 artists
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons one and two( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole is a London criminal defense lawyer
The blue lagoon by Randal Kleiser( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 378 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, the children are left on their own to survive and grow to adulthood
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons three and four( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole as a London criminal defense lawyer
Molokai : the story of "Father Damien" by Luis Lucia( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the late 1800s, Father Damien spends his life ministering to a leper colony on Molokai
Rumpole of the Bailey( Visual )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and held by 336 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
A foreign field by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 333 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
The Henrik Ibsen collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 277 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
Murder with mirrors( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 268 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
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A man for all seasons
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The mouse that roaredThe blue lagoonRumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons three and fourMolokai : the story of "Father Damien"Rumpole of the BaileyA foreign field