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Hardwicke, Cedric 1893-1964

Overview
Works: 322 works in 1,183 publications in 8 languages and 20,902 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Epic films  Religious films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, Author, Costume designer, Narrator, Director, Other, Singer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Cedric Hardwicke
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

38 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lavish Biblical epic that tells the life story of Moses from the time he was discovered in the bulrushes as an infant by the pharaoh's daughter. As an adult, he turns his back on his privileged life in Egypt to lead his true people, the Hebrews, to freedom outside Egypt
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

71 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great Acting, Laurence Olivier: In this program from the BBC2, Kenneth Tynan interviews Laurence Olivier, with special emphasis on some of the highlights of his distinguished career and Shakespeare films, with excerpts from the films "Henry V", "Hamlet", "Richard III", "Othello", and "The Entertainer"
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

46 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragil, gently-reared young English heiress fears she has just married a murderer
The hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo( Visual )

48 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Laughton is remarkable as the deaf, grotesque hunchback who rescues a beautiful Gypsy girl (O'Hara) from the noose of an ugly mob. Swooping down from the bell tower, he carries her away to the cathedral where she can claim sanctuary. And there, as he protects her from death, he is moved by her great beauty and falls in love with her
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( Visual )

4 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 1,148 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. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
Rope by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

42 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,045 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 )

10 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Martian spacecraft lands near the small southern California city of Linda Rosa. Disaster ensues
H.G. Wells' Things to come by H. G Wells( Visual )

69 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 698 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 Desert Fox : the story of Rommel by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

30 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 669 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
The invisible man : the legacy collection by James Whale( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 497 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 by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

10 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 427 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 Patrick Swayze( Visual )

40 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorers in Africa persuade an exiled chief to help them find a lost diamond mine
H.G. Wells' things to come( Visual )

7 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and German and held by 318 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 John Twist( Visual )

14 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 306 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
Poetry of Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( Recording )

18 editions published between 1955 and 1995 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lured by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 283 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 emperor waltz by Billy Wilder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emperor waltz: an American salesman melts the heart of a Viennese countess amidst Strauss waltzes and lush scenery
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 250 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
Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens( Visual )

51 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickens' tale of a young man's struggle to protect his family from their scheming uncle and a cruel world
Poetry of the XVII century( Recording )

8 editions published between 1956 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 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
 
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Around the world in 80 days
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Cedric Hardwicke acteur britannique

Cedric Hardwicke attore britannico

Cedric Hardwicke britischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler sowie Filmregisseur und Filmproduzent

Cedric Hardwicke Brits acteur (1893-1964)

Hardwicke, Cedric 1893-1964 Sir

Hardwicke, Cedric, Sir 1893-1964

Hardwicke, Cedric Webotes.

Hardwicke, Cedric Webster 1893-1964

Hardwicke, Cedrick 1893-1964

Hardwicke, Cedrick 1893-1964 Sir

Hardwicke, Cedrick, Sir 1893-1964

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Richard IIIThe hunchback of Notre DameAround the world in 80 daysRopeWar of the worldsLes misérablesPoetry of Wordsworth