WorldCat Identities

Rossington, Norman 1928-1999

Overview
Works: 23 works in 75 publications in 4 languages and 3,319 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  War films  Comedy films  Rock films  Musical films  History  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Norman Rossington
A Hard Day's Night by Beatles( Visual )

21 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet the Beatles! Just one month after they exploded onto the U.S. scene with their Ed Sullivan show appearance, John, Paul, George, and Ringo began working on a project that would bring their revolutionary talent to the big screen. A hard day's night, in which the bandmates play slapstick versions of themselves ... reconceived the movie musical and exerted an incalculable influence on the music video ... "--Container
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
Saturday night and Sunday morning by Karel Reisz( Visual )

19 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in English and German and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950s post-war England, the working classes faced an unappetizing choice between drudgery, degradation, and despair or the materialist blandishments of deadening suburban affluence. Arthur is the prototypical 'angry young man'--outspoken, dissatisfied with the status quo, rebelling against stifling class distinctions--insolent and self-confident, his high wages enable his disdain for following orders and his hard drinking, red-blooded weekends. He is determined to enjoy his freedom as long as he can get away with it, before being trapped by marriage into conformity, surrounded by nappies and rent books in a new housing estate
Sharpe's regiment by Tom Clegg( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In June, 1813, Wellington prepares for the invasion of France. Sharpe goes to England to recruit new soldiers for the South Essex, only to discover corruption in the highest ranks putting them at risk for assassination. The adventures of a maverick British officer who fights behind French lines in Spain and Portugal during the Napoleonic wars
Raw meat( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A flesh-eating mutant emerges from his lair beneath the streets of an unsuspecting London
Casanova by Federico Fellini( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dramatisation, loosely based on the memoirs of the 18th century libertine, was Dennis Potter's first adaptation and his first TV series. The six-part series explored the life of the infamous adventurer from his escape from imprisonment at the hands of the Venetian authorities to his many romantic encounters
Carry on Christmas( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Carry on team are at it again - celebrating Christmas in their own inimitable way. Pure slapstick comedy and scripts full of trademark innuendo
Double trouble( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elvis plays an American singer touring European discos. He gets involved with an American heiress whose evil uncle wants to kill her for the inheritance. Dashing through Europe, the pai run into spies, counterspies, jewel thieves, and Belgian detectives
The big flame Three clear Sundays( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three clear Sundays: Taking its title from a Home Office ruling that three clear Sundays were to elapse between a sentence of death and execution, James O'Connor's "emotional autobiography" tells the story of Danny, a young prisoner put up to attack a warder by two old lags. When the warden dies, Danny is left to await and contemplate the ultimate punishment
The adventures of Gerard( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on satirical short stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle about Brigadier Etienne Gerard, a vain, egotistical, Hussar officer serving in the French Army during the Napoleonic Wars' occupation of Spain, who is utterly convinced that he is the bravest soldier, greatest swordsman, most accomplished horseman and most gallant that ever lived - and intends to prove it
Beauty and the beast the magic comes alive on stage : original London cast recording by Alan Menken( Recording )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disney's Beauty and the beast the Broadway musical by Alan Menken( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walt Disney Studios' smash animated hit comes to the Broadway stage with many of the film's classic songs, including Be Our Guest
A hard day's night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Casanova( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Erotic version of the life of celebrated 18th century Italian lover Giacomo Casanova, who toured the cities of Europe declaring his undying love to a succession of women
A hard day's night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Le métro de la mort( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

I only arsked( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Springer, Popeye Poppiewell and Excused Boots Bisley are but three of the foul-ups assigned to the Middle East command of Major Upshot Bagley
Adventures of Portland Bill by Norman Rossington( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The vow on the heron by Jean Plaidy( Book )

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

After the deposed Edward II is brutally murdered, 15-year-old Edward III ascends to the throne. Strong, decent, courageous, and intelligent, he executes his mother's treacherous lover, recovers England's possessions in France, restores the shattered dignity of the monarchy, and retains the loyalty of his barons. His marriage to Philippa of Haniault proves a happy and prosperous one, but his reign is marred by the Black Death
YEAH! YEAH! YEAH! : A Hard Day's Night( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in German and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die vier Pilzköpfe John, Paul, George und Ringo sollen in einer TV-Show auftreten. Deshalb reisen sie in einem Zug nach London. Mit von der Partie sind auch Manager Norm, dessen Assistent und Pauls ewig nörgelnder Großvater. Der sorgt ständig für deftige Turbulenzen
 
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Alternative Names
Norman Rossington acteur britannique

Norman Rossington attore inglese

Norman Rossington britischer Schauspieler

Norman Rossington British actor

Norman Rossington britisk skodespelar

Norman Rossington britisk skuespiller

Norman Rossington Brits acteur (1928-1999)

Norman Rossington brittisk skådespelare

Норман Россингтон

نورمن روسینگتون بازیگر بریتانیایی

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