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Cranitch, Lorcan 1959-

Overview
Works: 55 works in 108 publications in 3 languages and 5,882 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Military history  Naval history  Detective and mystery television programs  Television adaptations  War films  Made-for-TV movies  Historical films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lorcan Cranitch
Shackleton by Charles Sturridge ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True story of Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic adventures. Bound for Antarctica in 1914, Shackleton's ship, the Endurance, was trapped in the pack ice of the Weddell Sea. Ten months later, the ship sank, stranding Shackleton and his crew of 27. Based on the diaries and first person accounts of expedition members, the film tells of their ordeal and their 800-mile journey in an open boat across the world's worst seas that made their rescue possible
Rome ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the year 44 B.C., Julius Caesar has been assassinated and civil war threatens to destroy the Republic. In the void left by Caesar's demise, egos clash and numerous players jockey for position. The brutally ambitious Mark Antony attempts to solidify his power, aligning himself with Atia, but coming to blows with her cunning son Octavian, who has been anointed in Caesar's will as his only son and heir. Meanwhile, Titus Pullo attempts to pull his friend Lucius Vorenus out of the darkness that has engulfed his soul in the wake of personal tragedy
Rome ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four hundred years after the founding of the Republic, Rome is the wealthiest city in the world, a cosmopolitan metropolis of one million people, epicenter of a sprawling empire. The Republic was founded on principles of shared power and fierce personal competition, never allowing one man to seize absolute control. But now, those foundations are crumbling, eaten away by corruption and excess. After eight years of war, soldiers Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo unwittingly become entwined in the historical events of ancient Rome
God on trial ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following the harrowing ritual of selection for death or hard labor, a group of new inmates unsure of their appointed fates begins asking how God could allow for so much suffering. Impulsively, the men decide to put God on trial for abandoning His chosen people. Amid the outside sounds of prisoners being marched to the gas chamber, the trial unfolds. They group address the question: How can there be evil in a universe ruled by an all-powerful, benevolent God?
Ballykissangel ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The small mountain town gets a new priest, Father Aidan O'Connell
Ballykissangel ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life is a challenge for any priest in a small mountain town, and Father Aiden O'Connell finds himself not only dealing with a new romance for Niamh and Orla and a new garda for Bally K, but some troubles of his own as well
Cracker ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fitz is an addicted gambler, a heavy drinker, and a brilliant, if deeply flawed criminal psychologist. Follow Fitz as he investigates an accused commuter train killer with amnesia, a couple who share love and murder, and the killing of a young boy that shakes a community to its core
C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joining the British Royal Navy at the outset of the Napoleonic Wars, the enterprising Horatio Hornblower rises quickly from raw recruit to seasoned sailor, charting a course from the West Indies to the coast of Africa in the name of the Crown. Along the way he encounters roiling sea battles, mutiny, plague, and love, but always proves himself equal to the task
Bullfighting stories by Roddy Doyle ( Recording )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of stories set in modern Ireland explores a theme of loss, from a man who remembers his early family life while taking daily prescribed walks to a father who considers the impact of his children's pets
Macbeth by Michael Bogdanov ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English, Middle and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using Shakespeare's classic text, this production of Macbeth is set in a timeless zone somewhere in the twentieth century against a raw, urban industrial environment. The film is notable for a carefully edited text which enables students to explore the playwright's handling of passion, murderous fury, betrayal and guilt
Cracker ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fitz is an addicted gambler, a heavy drinker, and a brilliant, if deeply flawed criminal psychologist. Follow Fitz as he investigates an accused commuter train killer with amnesia, a couple who share love and murder, and the killing of a young boy that shakes a community to its core
Cracker ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fitz is an addicted gambler, a heavy drinker, and a brilliant, if deeply flawed criminal psychologist. Follow Fitz as he investigates an accused commuter train killer with amnesia, a couple who share love and murder, and the killing of a young boy that shakes a community to its core
Cracker ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fitz is an addicted gambler, a heavy drinker, and a brilliant, if deeply flawed criminal psychologist. Follow Fitz as he investigates an accused commuter train killer with amnesia, a couple who share love and murder, and the killing of a young boy that shakes a community to its core
Ballykissangel ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kicking off where Series 4 ended, life for the villagers of Ballykissangel takes a few unexpected twists. In Series 5 Father Aiden O'Connell finds himself dealing with new romances for Niamh and Orla, and the return of an old rival for Brian Quigley
Ballykissangel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After six series, it is time to say goodbye to an old friend. Series 6 is the last, but not least, of this popular drama set in Ireland. There's a sad goodbye and new arrivals in Ballykissangel: Quigley, the irrepressible entrepreneur has departed suddenly, Australian priest, Father Vincent Sheahan arrives, Avril Burke takes over the stables and Edso Dowling moves in as the new mechanic at Padraig's. They are soon immersed in Ballykissangel's surprises and dramas, including an online confessional and a mysterious departure
Shackleton, volume 3 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True story of Ernest Shackleton's Antartic adventures. Bound for Antartica in 1914, Shackleton's ship, the Endurance, was trapped in the pack ice of the Weddell Sea. Ten months later, the ship sank, stranding Shackleton and his crew of 27. Based on the diaries and first person accounts of expedition members, the film tells of their ordeal and their 800-mile journey in an open boat across the world's worst seas that made their rescue possible
Ballykissangel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ballykissangel has become a huge international hit since first hitting UK television screens in 1995, and continues to win millions of fans from across the world. This collection include every episode of this beloved BBC classic, full of Irish charm, quirky characters, strange shenanigans and tales of friendships, rivalry and love
Ballykissangel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life is a challenge for any priest in a small mountain town, and Father Aiden O'Connell finds himself not only dealing with a new romance for Niamh and Orla and a new garda for Bally K, but some troubles of his own as well
Shackleton, volume 2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True story of Ernest Shackleton's Antartic adventures. Bound for Antartica in 1914, Shackleton's ship, the Endurance, was trapped in the pack ice of the Weddell Sea. Ten months later, the ship sank, stranding Shackleton and his crew of 27. Based on the diaries and first person accounts of expedition members, the film tells of their ordeal and their 800-mile journey in an open boat across the world's worst seas that made their rescue possible
Shackleton, volume 4 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic adventures, this program dramatizes Shackleton's 1914 expedition on his ship, the Endurance, which became trapped in the pack ice of the Weddell Sea. The ship sank, leaving Shackleton crew stranded. Follows expedition members on their subsequent 800-mile journey in an open boat and their eventual rescue
 
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Alternative Names
LORCAN IRISH EQ CRANITCH
LORCANIRISHEQUITY CRANITCH
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