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Priestley, Tom 1932-

Overview
Works: 10 works in 21 publications in 1 language and 1,751 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Film editor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tom Priestley
Nineteen eighty-four by Michael Radford ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"El futuro, año 1984. Winston Smith (John Hurt) soporta una abyecta existencia bajo la continua vigilancia de las autoridades en la Oceanía totalitaria. No obstante, su vida se convierte en una pesadilla cuando prueba el amor prohibido y comete el crimen de pensar libremente. Enviado al siniestro "Ministerio del Amor", se encuentra a merced de O'Brien (Richard Burton), un cruel oficial decidido a dominar sus pensamientos ... y a quebrantar su voluntad."--FilmAffinity web site
The persecution and assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as performed by the inmates of the asylum at Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade by Peter Weiss ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The infamous Marquis de Sade, confined to an asylum, directs the other inmates in a re-enactment of the bloody assassination of French revolutionary Jean-Paul Marat
The art of the dramatist : and other writings on theatre by J. B Priestley ( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Morgan a suitable case for treatment by Karel Reisz ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black comedy that chronicles one man's descent into a life of absurdist fantasy. Morgan is a social misfit obsessed with Karl Marx, large primates, and stopping his ex-wife from marrying his former best friend. Against the background of swinging 1960s London, the film follows Morgan through his pursuit of both marital reconciliation and sabotage
Tess by Roman Polanski ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exquisite, richly layered adaptation of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles. A strong-willed peasant girl is sent by her father to the estate of some local aristocrats to capitalize on a rumor that their families are from the same line. This fateful visit commences an epic narrative of sex, class, betrayal, and revenge. With its earthy visual textures it is a work of great pastoral beauty as well as vivid storytelling
The Persecution and assassination of Jean Paul Marat as performed by the inmates of the asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade by Peter Weiss ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The infamous Marquis de Sade, confined to an asylum, directs the other inmates in a re-enactment of the bloody assassination of French revolutionary Jean-Paul Marat
Priestley's wars by Neil Hanson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This historical work traces the personal odyssey of one of Britain's greatest and best-loved literary figures, J.B. Priestley. It tells the full story of one of the literary giants of the 20th century, and his role in the military conflict and social change that defined the 'Great War to Cold War' era
The kitchen toto by Harry Hook ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adult drama set in racially charged Kenya in 1950, where a young boy is taken in as a kitchen servant by a white family after the boy's father is murdered. He experiences conflicting feelings about the family that took him in and the culture that he left behind as British colonialism begins to unravel. On-location shooting directed by a man with firsthand knowledge of the country having been both reared and educated there
1984 by Michael Radford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winston Smith (Hurt) endures a squalid existence in totalitarian Oceania under the constant surveillance of Big Brother. But his life takes a horrifying turn when he begins a forbidden love affair and commits the crime of independent thought. Sent to the chillingly labeled 'Ministry of Love, ' he is placed at the mercy of O'Brien (Burton), a coolly treacherous leader determined to control his thoughts-- and crush his soul
Nineteen eighty-fou ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winston Smith (Hurt) endures a squalid existence in totalitarian Oceania under the constant surveillance of Big Brother. But his life takes a horrifying turn when he begins a forbidden love affair and commits the crime of independent thought. Sent to the chillingly labeled 'Ministry of Love, ' he is placed at the mercy of O'Brien (Burton), a coolly treacherous leader determined to control his thoughts ... and crush his soul"--Container
 
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Languages
English (21)
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