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Finch, Jon 1941-2012

Overview
Works: 187 works in 749 publications in 9 languages and 10,560 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Made-for-TV movies  Television plays  Historical television programs  Televised plays  Televised performances  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Contributor
Classifications: PR2823.A23, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jon Finch
 
Most widely held works by Jon Finch
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

100 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic tragedy about the lust for power and its ultimate bloody consequences. Macbeth is a Scottish war hero whose insane ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is then goaded by his lady into slaying King Duncan in order to assume the throne. He plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the unsteady crown on his head
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

49 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and Henry Bolingboke (later Henry IV)
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

114 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In modern-day London, a sex criminal known as the Necktie Murderer has the police on alert and their trail leads to an innocent man who must now elude the law and prove his innocence by finding the real murderer
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fift by William Shakespeare( Visual )

64 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play that portrays the colorful panorama of Medieval English life. The revolt against Henry is finally crushed and the king broods over the uncertain future of his son. Henry IV dies, Falstaff is banished, and Prince Hal is crowned Henry V
The first part of King Henry the Fourth with the life and death of Henry surnamed Hotspur by William Shakespeare( Visual )

31 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the murder of Richard II, Henry assumes the throne, and is immediately confronted with rebellion by Owen Glendower, Douglas of Scotland, Northumberland and his son Hotspur. The play also treats the moral development of the king's son Hal (later Henry V) as he appears to waste his youth in London taverns in the company of the irresponsible Sir John Falstaff
Henry IV, part I. by William Shakespeare( Visual )

61 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play. Upon the murder of Richard II, Henry assumes the throne, and is immediately confronted with rebellion by Owen Glendower, Douglas of Scotland, Northumberland and his son Hotspur. The play also treats the moral development of the king's son Hal (later Henry V)
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 15 motion pictures directed by Alfred Hitchcock, originally released between 1942 and 1976
The tragedy of Macbeth by Roman Polanski( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman Polanski imbues his unflinchingly violent adaptation of William Shakespeare's tragedy of ruthless ambition and murder in medieval Scotland with grit and dramatic intensity. Jon Finch and Francesca Annis star as a decorated warrior rising in the ranks and his driven wife, scheming together to take the throne by any means
Henry IV by Shaw Festival Collection (University of Guelph)( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part II. A panorama of Medieval English life. The passage of time brings the older generations closer to the grave, and the young closer to leadership. The play ends with the death of Henry IV, banishment of Falstaff and the coronation of Prince Hal as Henry V
Doktor Faustus : Bilder aus dem Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian Leverkühn by Franz Seitz( Visual )

25 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of a composer who sells his soul to Satan to ensure his own creativity, but finds he cannot keep to his bargain to refrain from all close human relationships and his closest friends die as a result
The Second part of King Henry the Fourth : containing his death, and the coronation of King Henry the Fift [sic] by William Shakespeare( Visual )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play. The revolt against Henry is finally crushed; yet the king tired and sick, dies, and his son Hal is crowned Henry V
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poiret is called upon to discover who killed an heiress aboard a steamer cruising down the Nile
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's historic plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished theatrical talent
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le roi Richard II doit arbitrer un différend entre Thomas Mowbray, duc de Norfolk, et Henry Bolingbroke, duc de Lancastre, au sujet de l'assassinat du duc de Gloucester. Ne parvenant pas à les raisonner, Richard II les bannit tous deux. À la mort du père du duc de Lancastre, ce dernier profite de l'absence du roi pour revenir en Angleterre et reprendre son héritage. Il rallie la noblesse anglaise à sa cause et complote pour destituer Richard." (Source : jaquette)
Breaking glass( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1980s London punk scene is captured in the gritty new wave musical with a poignant rags to riches story of a talented and rebellious young singer-songwriter. Kate is the lead singer of the rock group, Breaking Glass. Her socialist ideals are juxtaposed to her pragmatic rock manager, Danny, a streetwise hustler who discovers her and develops her into a star. As Kate struggles for artistic recognition, her talent and sanity are jeopardized by the music business's power structure
Frenzy ; Family plot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frenzy: An innocent man accused of a series of murders is on a desperate quest to find the real criminal and clear his name
Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's romantic comedy about the reluctant lovers Beatrice and Benedick
Henry IV, Part one( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled King Henry IV, Part one
Lady Caroline Lamb( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of Lady Caroline through her affairs with the poet Lord Byron and the Duke of Wellington to her tragic end
Gary Cooper, que estás en los cielos by Pilar Miró( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman nearing her forties, Andrea Soriano, has always pushed aside personal questions and romantic relationships in pursuit of professional success. Now a major illness forces her to reconsider her life--work, family, friendships, men--causing a psychological and emotional crisis pushes her toward a drastic decision
 
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A performance of Macbeth
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Finch, John 1941-...

Finch John 1941-2012

Finch, Jon

Finch, Jon 1941-...

Jon Finch acteur britannique

Jon Finch aktor angielski

Jon Finch attore inglese

Jon Finch britischer Schauspieler

Jon Finch britisk skodespelar

Jon Finch britisk skuespiller

Jon Finch Brits acteur

Jon Finch brittisk skådespelare

Jon Finch English actor

Джон Финч

جان فینچ بازیگر بریتانیایی

ジョン・フィンチ

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FrenzyAlfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collectionDoktor Faustus : Bilder aus dem Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian LeverkühnFrenzy ; Family plot