WorldCat Identities

Thaw, John 1942-2002

Overview
Works: 631 works in 1,433 publications in 1 language and 22,504 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Television series  Television adaptations  Comedy films  History  War films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer, Artist
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Thaw
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's entire life is covered in the biographical film. From his upbringings in the slums of England to his Honorary Oscar in 1972
Goodnight Mister Tom by Michelle Magorian( Visual )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Britain stands on the brink of WWII, Tom Oakley, a cantankerous old man living a solitary life in a small village becomes the guardian of an 11-year-old evacuee of London. The two develop a bond of friendship that gives them both new hope
Inspector Morse, dead on time collection set( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice
Inspector Morse, the infernal serpent collection set( Visual )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice
A year in Provence( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Peter Mayle's bestseller by the same name, it is the hilarious first year account of the Mayles' adjusting to both the idiosyncracies of the locals and the quaint traditions of this ancient and charming region
A year in Provence by Peter Mayle( Visual )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Peter Mayle's bestseller by the same name, it is the hilarious first year account of the Mayles' adjusting to both the idiosyncracies of the locals and the quaint traditions of this ancient and charming region
WWII, the lost color archives( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Until today, our collective memories of World War II have lived almost exclusively in black and white. Recently re-discovered color film archival materials, assembled after years of research, offers a new perspective on everything from the war's most critical battles and key personalities to details of life on the home front to the plight of uprooted refugees
Inspector Morse( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Episode 1 of the series, Inspector Morse, who never quite finds romance, thinks that at last things will turn out differently. He meets the beautiful Anne Stavely, but it is a love not destined to be when Anne is found hanging from a beam under mysterious circumstances. Morse suspects murder and sets out to discover the truth with the help of Sergeant Lewis
The last enemy by John Thaw( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is back in Oxford when a body is found in the canal and the only clue to its identity points to a connection with one of the colleges
Monsignor Renard by John Thaw( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monsignor Renard tells the story of the German occupation of France during World War II through the eyes and experiences of a humble and extraordinary priest-- whose beliefs are tested to the breaking point
Last seen wearing( Visual )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse returns when a schoolgirl from a wealthy family is missing. Morse is convinced she has been murdered and his investigations reveal that there is more going on at her exclusive school than meets the eye. But before he has unravelled the mystery, he finds another murder on his hands
The remorseful day by Colin Dexter( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this last Morse dramatization, an ailing Inspector Morse returns to work to investigate new evidence that has surfaced regarding the brutal murder of the agreeably flirtatious nurse who attended to him when he was in the hospital
The Wolvercote tongue( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A precious jewel known as The Wolvercote tongue is missing and its owner has been found dead in a hotel room. Morse suspects foul play, despite the pathologist's report that she died of a heart attack
The settling of the sun by Colin Dexter( Visual )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morse is back at his Alma Mater when he is invited to present the trophy to the winner of a crossword competition at Oxford and a student attending the dinner is murdered
Inspector Morse by Colin Dexter( Visual )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helped by the church cleaner, Inspector Morse investigates five ruthless and gruesome killings in and around a quiet country church
Happy families( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John Balcombe, head of one of the country's largest companies, is found brutally murdered at his home. The Balcombe family shows no sign of grief and the murder is attracting considerable public attention. Morse dislikes the press attention but his mind is brought swiftly back to Balcombe House when a second murder occurs
Deceived by flight( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sergeant Lewis gets to display his cricketing skills as a sub with the Clarets XI old boys' team when they gather for their annual match at Oxford, but Morse is called in when one of the team is murdered
The silent world of Nicholas Quinn( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is called in to investigate one of the most puzzling murder cases yet. Someone is selling examination secrets at Oxford and making a killing in more ways than one. Nicholas Quinn is the hard-of-hearing member of an examinations board until one day he is found dead at home. Can Morse match up the clues with the killer?--Container
Absolute conviction( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bailey, Thornton and Cryer were eighties entrepreneurs until it was found that they had stolen millions of pounds from their investors. All three are serving sentences in the same prison where Cryer is found dead in his cell. It looks like a heart attack but the pathologist's report quickly points to murder. Morse and Lewis go behind bars to investigate but must tread carefully with the prison governor
Inspector Morse, the dead of Jericho collection set( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Inspector Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford
 
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Alternative Names
John Thaw acteur britannique

John Thaw actor from England

John Thaw attore inglese

John Thaw Britischer Schauspieler

John Thaw britisk skodespelar

John Thaw britisk skuespiller

John Thaw Brits acteur

John Thaw brittisk skådespelare

John Thaw pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Thaw, John Edward 1942-2002

Джон Тоу

Тоу, Джон

ג'ון ת'או שחקן אנגלי

جان ثا بازیگر بریتانیایی

존 써

ジョン・ソウ

Languages
English (283)

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