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Dobtcheff, Vernon 1934-

Overview
Works: 71 works in 125 publications in 5 languages and 8,387 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television plays  Television adaptations  History  Television programs  Military history  Made-for-TV movies  Fiction  Film sequels 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Vernon Dobtcheff
Before sunset by Richard Linklater ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two stranges met by chance, spent a night together in Vienna, and parted before sunrise. Nine years later, Jesse has written a book about the encounter. During his accelerated European book tour, he meets up with Celine in Paris. Before Jesse's flight home, he joins Celine for a picturesque walk around the city and they have an intimate conversation, ending at Celine's apartment. Will they get the chance to fall in love all over again?
La grande bellezza = The great beauty by Paolo Sorrentino ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Italian and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For decades, journalist Jep Gambardella has charmed and seduced his way through the glittering nightlife of Rome. Since the legendary success of his only novel, he has been a permanent fixture in the city's literary and elite social circles. But on his sixty-fifth birthday, Jep unexpectedly finds himself taking stock of his life, turning his cutting wit on himself and his contemporaries
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of Shakespeare's play. Claudio and Hero are engaged, but the jealous Don John tries to thwart the wedding by denouncing Hero as unchaste. Meanwhile, Beatrice and Benedick, who scorn each other, become betrothed as a result of the schemes of their friends
The Borgias ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rodrigo Borgia becomes Pope Alexander VI, propelling him, his two sons Cesare and Juan, and his daughter, Lucrezia, to become the most powerful and influential family of the Italian Renaissance
The Borgias ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 681 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
The Borgias ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 654 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
Hors de prix Priceless by Pierre Salvadori ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irene is with her elderly paramour, on the Riviera, to celebrate her birthday. When he falls asleep on her, she decides to slip down to the hotel bar. There, she mistakes barman Jean for a wealthy guest. He encourages the deceit by taking her up to the Royal Suite for the night. The following year, the same thing happens. This time her lover finds out and disowns her. Knowing Jean is a barman of little means doesn't stop her from wanting to be with him. Jean soon finds himself in Irene's shoes with an older and worldly-wise Madeleine. Even though they both have paramours, the two keep in increasingly close touch
The order by Sheldon Lettich ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A thief of religious artifacts whose archeologist father has found the lost scripture of a mysterious religious order, is mysteriously kidnapped. He finds himself cruising around the twisty streets of Jerusalem, getting into dynamic kickboxing battles while disguised as a Hasidic Jew. With the help of a beautiful Israeli cop, he uncovers a plot within the religious order that leads to secret catacombs beneath the holy city
Rumpole of the Bailey ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cheroot-smoking Horace Rumpole, is a career trial lawyer at London's central court. Rumpole faces an open-and-shut case, which he plans to wrap up by noon. But once he discerns the telling secret of his teenage client, he smells victory and mounts a full-on defense
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their feuding families, and take their own lives
Sharpe's sword ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sharpe is sent to protect El Mirador, Wellington's best spy, and finds himself a target of Colonel Leroux, a ferocious French swordsman who has been commanded to capture El Mirador. When Sharpe is wounded in battle, a mute French convent girl comes to his aid
The body by Jonas McCord ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An archaeologist uncovers a crucified body in Jerusalem which dates back to the 1st century A.D.A priest arrives to try and help determine if the body is the remains of Christ, making a tenuous alliance with the archaeologist as they investigate the find that threatens the foundations of Western religion
Before sunrise Before sunset by Ethan Hawke ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two strangers meet by chance, spend a night together in Vienna, and part before sunrise. Nine years later, Jesse has written a book about the encounter. During his accelerated European book tour, he meets up with Celine in Paris. Before Jesse's flight home, he joins Celine for a picturesque walk around the city and they have an intimate conversation, ending at Celine's apartment. Will they get the chance to fall in love all over again?
Cartesius by Roberto Rossellini ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Italian and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
René Descartes was known as the "Father of modern philosophy." Depicts the seventeenth-century thinker's agonized struggle to assert the primacy of reason. An intimate, psychological study of obsession and existential crisis
Testimony ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based loosely on the memoirs of Shostakovich, a classical composer living in Russia during the reign of Stalin, this film traces the relationship between Shostakovich and Stalin and the effect that Stalin had on Shostakovich's life and work
Fiddler on the roof by United Artists Corporation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
Troilus & Cressida by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's play about two lovers caught in the vicissitudes of the Trojan War
Operation: daybreak ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mission: Assassinate SS Obergruppenfuehrer Reinhard Heydrich, the diabolical murderer William L. Shirer called 'the genius of the Final Solution'. Witness furious Nazi reprisals, including the annihilation of Lidice. Marvel at the bold last stand of seven patriots. Know these seven were real people in a real time. Ordinary people by everyday standards. Heroes by every other measure
Priceless Hors de prix ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman who has never had much trouble choosing between love or money tries to teach a man the tricks of the trade in this sly romantic comedy
Testimony story of Shostakovich ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based loosely on the memoirs of Shostakovich, a classical composer living in Russia during the reign of Stalin, this film traces the relationship between Shostakovich and Stalin and the effect that Stalin had on Shostakovich's life and work
 
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