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Dillane, Richard

Overview
Works: 41 works in 87 publications in 1 language and 3,675 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Biographical films  Spy stories  Action and adventure films  Western films  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PR6062.E33, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Dillane
Argo by Ben Affleck( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 2,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the American embassy in Tehran and captured dozens of American hostages, sparking a 444-day ordeal. There's a little-known footnote to the crisis: six Americans escaped and a mid level agent named Antonio Mendez devised an ingenious yet incredibly risky plan to rescue them
Dead in Tombstone( Visual )

10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a ruthless gang overruns a small mining town, they murder their own leader, Guerrero Hernandez, in a cold-blooded power grab. Sentenced to eternity in hell, Guerrero finds himself confronted by Satan himself, offering a daring proposition: deliver the six souls of his former gang and he will escape damnation
The white princess by Jodie Comer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The white princess is a tale of power, family, love and betrayal, charting one of the most tumultuous times in British history uniquely from the point of view of the women. The tempestuous marriage between Elizabeth of York and King Henry VII officially marks of the conclusion of the War of the Roses, but the real battle for the throne is far from over
I, Anna by I( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man with the ability to enter people's memories takes on the case of a brilliant, troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a sociopath or a victim of trauma
The dinosaur project( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of westerns explores are in search to finding a water creature, whose origins are rooted in myth and fantasy. The team quickly encounters some extraordinary creatures, which civilization has presumed extinct for millions of years!
George Eliot : a scandalous life by Steve Attridge( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of George Eliot, this program explores the complexities and contradictions of her personal character and the achievements of her writing career. Includes dramatizations of some of her greatest works
Oranges and sunshine by Jim Loach( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unforgettable true story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker who uncovered one of the most controversial scandals of recent times: the organized deportation of innocent children from the UK to Australia, where they were thought to be lost in the system forever. Against overwhelming odds, and with little regard for her own safety, Humphreys reunited thousands of families and brought worldwide attention to a corrupt system and an extraordinary miscarriage of justice
Poirot : complete cases collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From England to the Mediterranean, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions
Foyle's war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II is over, but the Cold War simmers in 1946 London. DCS Christopher Foyle has retired from police work when Britain's secret intelligence service compels him to join its ranks. Reunited with his former colleague, newlywed Sam Wainwright, Foyle faces new-but no less deadly-threats in the world of spies and counterintelligence
Smiley's people by John Le Carré( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old acquaintance shot dead on Hampstead Heath, an old woman in Paris promised the return of a daughter she'll never see, a photograph taken in a Hamburg brothel - and George Smiley is called out of retirement
The honourable schoolboy by John Le Carré( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Smiley has become chief of the battered British Secret Service. The betrayals of a Soviet double agent have riddled the spy network. Smiley wants revenge. He chooses his weapon: Jerry Westerby, "The Honourable Schoolboy," a passionate lover, and a seasoned, reckless secret agent. Westerby is pointed east, to Hong Kong. And so begins the terrifying game
The crazy crumpet kerfuffle by Jo Simmons( Recording )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bobby's dad becomes the manager of the local crumpet factory, Bobby thinks his moving worries are at last over. He likes it here on Pip Street. Except no one is buying crumpets! Unless someone comes up with a fantabulous plan to make them more interesting, Bobby's dad might lose his job and that means - uh-oh - moving again!
The spy who came in from the cold by John Le Carré( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1962, the height of the Cold War and only months after the building of the Berlin Wall. Alec Leamas is a hard working, hard drinking British intelligence officer whose East Berlin network is in tatters. His agents are either on the run or dead, victims of the ruthlessly efficient East German counter-intelligence officer Hans-Dieter Mundt. Leamas is recalled to London, where, to his surprise, instead of being washed up and consigned to a desk, he's offered a chance to have his revenge by becoming a pawn in a plot to destry Mundt
Call for the dead by John Le Carré( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Smiley had liked Samuel Fennan, and now Fennan was dead from an apparent suicide. But why? Fennan, a Foreign Office man, had been under investigation for alleged Communist Party activities, but Smiley had made it clear that the investigation -- little more than a routine security check -- was over and that the file on Fennan could be closed. The very next day, Fennan was found dead with a note by his body saying his career was finished and he couldn't go on. Smiley was puzzled
The complete Inspector Lewis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilot: Home from a two-year assignment in the British Virgin Islands, Inspector Robert Lewis is back in familiar territory, Oxford, England, five years after the death of his long-time partner the legendary Inspector Morse. Teamed up with the much younger detective Sergeant James Hathaway, Lewis barely makes it out of the airport before falling into his first murder investigation. Whom the gods would destroy: Lewis and Hathaway are thrown into a case that brings them face to face with the now grown members of a hedonistic group of Oxford undergrads that aspired to the principles of Dionysus. Old school ties: Jo Gilchrist is one of three ambitious Oxford students who have invited Nicky Turnbull, a computer hacker turned celebrity author, to give a lecture at the University Student's Union. Expiation: Rachel Mallory, a North Oxford housewife, is found hanged at home appearing to be a suicide. But though she leaves a devastated husband and two young daughters, she did not leave a suicide note, leading Lewis to suspect foul play
Mindscape by Jorge Dorado( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mindscape, also known as Anna, is a Spanish-American psychological thriller film on DVD, directed by Jorge Dorado. A man with the ability to enter peoples' memories takes on the case of a brilliant, troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a sociopath or a victim of trauma
The great kitty kidnap by Jo Simmons( Recording )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby Cobbler's family have only just moved to Pip Street when his beloved cat Conkers goes missing. As a mammoth-sized search begins, Bobby makes friends with the tiny and fizzy Imelda who lives next door. He is determined to solve this whiskery mystery, but little does he realize that the culprit won't rest until Pip Street is completely catless
The stranger house by Reginald Hill( Recording )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspense fiction. A psychological thriller from the author of the 'Dalziel and Pascoe' series
The pesky pig panic by Jo Simmons( Recording )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oh no! Pip Street is experiencing a plague of power cuts! It's bad news for usually brave Bobby Cobbler, because he's scared of the dark. What could be causing them? Just between you and me, I think it might be to do with that pig with the spooky hypnotic eyes who's living in Jeff the Chalk's house. But that's for Bobby and Imelda to figure out
Alistair Maclean's Dead halt by Alastair MacNeill( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

UNACO agents investigate a cargo of Armalite rifles washed ashore on the Nantucket coast. A thriller based on an outline by Alistair MacLean
 
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Alternative Names
Richard Dillane britisk skodespelar

Richard Dillane britisk skuespiller

Richard Dillane Brits acteur

Richard Dillane brittisk skådespelare

Richard Dillane englischer Schauspieler

Ричард Диллэйн

ریچارد دیلن بازیگر بریتانیایی

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Languages
English (58)

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The honourable schoolboyThe spy who came in from the coldCall for the deadThe stranger house