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Hardwicke, Cedric 1893-1964

Overview
Works: 272 works in 914 publications in 6 languages and 19,824 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Records and correspondence  Biography  Interviews  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Vocalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Cedric Hardwicke
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic story of Moses, the prophet who led his people, the Israelites, out of bondage in the land of Egypt to the Promised Land
Richard III by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
50 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and held by 2,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Begins by recapitulating the final scene of Henry IV, Part III with Edward IV being crowned king. In the background of the celebration, Richard jealously views the proceedings. Soon afterwards, Edward IV is murdered, drowned in a vat of wine. Richard becomes king and, after proceeding with a succession of intrigues and duplicities, he finds his kingdom in dire peril, set upon by Henry Tudor and mustering a final defense for his realm at the Battle of Bosworth. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfred Hitchcock's thriller about a woman who gradually realizes she is married to a murderer
The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Academy award winner Charles Laughton stars as Quasimodo, the deformed bell-ringer of Notre Dame and Maureen O'Hara is Esmeralda, the beautiful gypsy he adores
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber
Rope by Patrick Hamilton ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two thrill-seeking friends strangle a classmate and then hold a party for their victim's family and friends, serving refreshments on a buffet table fashioned from a trunk containing the lifeless body. When dinner conversation revolves around talk of "the perfect murder," their former teacher becomes increasingly suspicious that his proteges have turned his intellectual theories into brutal reality
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Martian spacecraft lands near the small southern California city of Linda Rosa. Disaster ensues
The desert fox the story of Rommel ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rommel was a brilliant military tactician. Unfortunately, Adolph Hitler thought that he too was a military genius and demands more of Rommel than he's able to provide. Rommel incurs Hitler's wrath by retreating in North Africa, but since Rommel is a war hero he is virtually "untouchable". Rommel joins in a plot to assassinate the Fuhrer. The attempt fails, and Rommel's complicity is discovered. He is given a choice: either face a horrible death by torture or commit suicide. Rommel opts for the latter. The official story given to the press is that Rommel died heroically of his war wounds
Things to come by William Cameron Menzies ( Visual )
50 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest
The invisible man the legacy collection by James Whale ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A scientist discovers how to make himself invisible but can't reverse the process. He realizes with terror that he has become a prisoner of his unseen self, and this unbearable state drives him to madness and murder
Les misérables ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean Valjean is a young man accused of stealing. He escapes prison and spends the rest of his life miserable and being chased by one man: a policeman named Valert
King Solomon's mines by Steve Boyum ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explorers in Africa persuade an exiled chief to help them find a lost diamond mine
Poetry of Wordsworth by William Wordsworth ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1955 and 1995 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
H.G. Wells' things to come by H. G Wells ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Skipping through time, Things to come bears witness to world war, disease, dictatorship and finally utopia. Conceived, written and overseen by Wells himself as an adaptation of his own work."
Helen of Troy by Robert Wise ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Iliad's story of the Trojan War told from the Trojans viewpoint. This epic film from 1956 was directed by Robert Wise. "Arrows rain death. Soldiers clamber up stone walls. Swords clang, fires rage. Yet the waves of combatants storming Troy are repelled. To defeat the undefeatable ultimately requires brains more than brawn. So, feigning retreat, the Greeks offer a gift: a mammoth wooden horse secretly housing their fighting men."--Container
Lured by Douglas Sirk ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A serial killer terrorizes London by luring women into meeting with him through the personal ads in the newspaper and taunting the police with gruesome poems
The twilight zone ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often have a wicked sense of humor and are filled with unexpected twists. Includes a bonus episode of American Masters profiling Rod Serling
The emperor waltz by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The emperor waltz: an American salesman melts the heart of a Viennese countess amidst Strauss waltzes and lush scenery
Poetry of the XVII century ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1956 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents selections from the poems of George Herbert, William Browne, Sir John Suckling, Richard Lovelace, William Cartwright, William Strode, Thomas Trahearne, Henry Vaughan, Richard Crashaw, Abraham Cowley, and Andrew Marvell
Nicholas Nickleby ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man struggles to protect his family from an evil uncle and a very cruel world
 
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Alternative Names
Hardwicke, Cedric, Sir 1893-1964
Hardwicke, Cedric Webotes.
Hardwicke, Cedric Webster 1893-1964
Hardwicke, Cedrick, Sir 1893-1964
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