WorldCat Identities

Leland, David 1947-

Overview
Works: 98 works in 225 publications in 4 languages and 3,121 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War television programs  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Television programs  History  Music videos  Nonfiction films  Concert films  Rock music 
Roles: Author, Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Dancer, Performer, Editor
Classifications: D769.347 506TH, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Leland
The Borgias( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Propose les dix épisodes de la deuxième saison de cette série télévisée qui raconte l'histoire de la famille Borgia en Italie au 16e siècle
The Borgias( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremy Irons stars in The Borgias, the saga of history's most infamous crime family. Conspiring with his ruthless sons and poisonously seductive daughter, the charismatic Rodrigo Borgia will let nothing and no one stand in the way of his relentless quest for wealth and power. Mercilessly cruel and defiantly decadent, intimidation and murder are his weapons of choice in his scandalous ascension to the papacy in Renaissance-era Italy
The complete concert for George( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live benefit concert in memory of George Harrison in aid of The Material World Foundation
Mona Lisa by Neil Jordan( Book )

7 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Band of brothers( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of Easy Company, 506th Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army. Drawn from the interviews with survivors of Easy Company, as well as soldiers' journals and letters, Band of Brothers chronicles the experiences of these men who knew extraordinary bravery and extraordinary fear"--Container
Wish you were here by David Leland( Visual )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with Lynda, an English teenager, and her struggles to be loved, recognized and be herself. Lynda embarrasses her straight-laced father with her sassy language and her flamboyant sexiness. Eventually she humiliates him by seducing one of his close friends, but only leaves herself more miserable. She finally runs away to a seaside resort only to return to her home, a child-woman in triumph
Virgin territory( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As sickness and death ravage 14th century Italy, young Florentines travel to the countryside to wait for the plague to end in the city. In order to pass the time, they tell one another a series of stories about love and adventure
The White River kid( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outrageous comedy with heart. The mis-matched duo of con man Brother Edgar (Hoskins) and his adopted sidekick (Banderas) drive across Arkansas selling "socks for God". Their monetary mission is interrupted when they are held hostage by "The White River Kid" (Bentley), a legendary serial killer
Checking out( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Macklin is in perfect health, but he's worrying himself sick after his best friend suddenly drops dead while telling a joke. Now this suburban family man with everything to live for is turning his home and neighborhood upside down with his hysterical attempts to beat the Grim Reaper
Concert for George by David Leland( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to George Harrison at The Royal Albert Hall, London, November 29, 2002
Personal services by David Leland( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Alan Clarke collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five films and made-for-TV movies by director Alan Clarke, and a postumous documentary
Director Alan Clarke( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhat unappreciated critically thanks to the bulk of his work being made for television, British director Alan Clarke was nevertheless prolific, radical, uncompromising, and innovative. His best works are subversive, compassionate, and moral, addressing the injustices suffered by the most despised and neglected groups in society. Clarke's three best-regarded works dealt with the violence of young males, and starred three actors who went on to become household names. "Scum" (1977) is an exposé of brutal conditions in Borstal, "Made in Britain" (1983) gives a portrait of an incandescently violent, racist skinhead, while "The Firm" (1988) features wisecracking estate agent who's addicted to weekend football violence. No solutions are offered to the problems of the protagonists in these films--Clarke's target is the atavistic morality of Thatcherite Britain. Social issues and ills, bleak humor, and a minimalist style characterize Clarke's exceptional television productions, halted by his untimely early death at age 55 in 1990
The Land Girls by David Leland( Visual )

22 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog raken drie jonge vrouwen, die op een boerderij tewerkgesteld zijn, bevriend voor het leven
Band of brothers by Tom Hanks( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of the men who served in Easy Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne during World War II, and includes interviews and archival footage from the men of Easy Company
The big man crossing the line( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unemployed miner turns to professional boxing as a desperate means of supporting his family. Lured into the ring by a greedy friend with ulterior motives, Danny soon learns that the violence of the sport is matched by the brutality of his corrupt sponsors. Caught between two powerful men who use him to settle their own score, he loses both his pride and family. Determined to win them back, Danny enters his biggest bout, a punishing fight to the finish in which he has everything to gain-- or lose
Birth of a nation by David Leland( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

8 action movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Repo Jake: "The top dog in the repo business (Dan Haggerty) tries to balance his high-speed life with the pursuit of a lovely lady"--Distributor's website
Crossing the line( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny Scoular, a loving family man and out-of-work coal miner with a criminal record, has one desperate option: a high-risk, bare-knuckles prizefight financed by the ruthless Glasgow underworld. Can Danny win back both his dignity and family, or will the fists of a man reveal the heart of a hero?
The Borgias. the original crime family( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After exacting vicious punishment on all those who opposed them, the Borgias are at the apex of their power and influence. With the world around them embroiled in war and turmoil, the original crime family will continue to exploit allies, silence critics, and solidify legacies. But this time, the seemingly unbreakable bonds of blood will be tested like never before, as the house notoriously united against the world becomes divided against itself
 
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Alternative Names
David Leland britischer Regisseur, Schauspieler und Drehbuchautor

David Leland British actor, screenwriter and director

David Leland britisk manusforfattar og skodespelar

David Leland britisk manusforfatter og skuespiller

David Leland britisk manuskriptforfatter og skuespiller

David Leland brittisk manusfrfattare och skdespelare

David Leland ralisateur, scnariste et acteur britannique

David Leland regista e sceneggiatore britannico

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