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Farrell, Nicholas

Overview
Works: 86 works in 279 publications in 6 languages and 18,474 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Television series  Television adaptations  Action and adventure television programs  History  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
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Amazing grace by Michael Apted( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of British legislator William Wilberforce, who led a decades-long movement to end the British slave trade
The Iron Lady by Phyllida Lloyd( Visual )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meryl Streep (AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, DOUBT, MAMMA MIA!) gives an OSCAR?-winning performance as Margaret Thatcher in this surprising and intimate portrait of the first and only female Prime Minster of the United Kingdom. Smashing through the barriers of gender and class, Thatcher is arguably one of the 20th century's most influential women. THE IRON LADY weaves the intricacies of Thatcher's personal life with her policy decisions, focusing on the price that she paid for power
Chariots of Fire by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. In a warmup 100 meter race, Eric defeats Harold, who hires a pro trainer to prepare him. Eric, whose qualifying heat is scheduled for a Sunday, refuses to run despite pressure from the Olympic committee. A compromise is reached when a nobleman allows Eric to compete in his 400 meter slot. Eric and Harold win their respective races and go on to achieve fame as missionary and businessman/athletic advocate, respectively
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Venice during 1570, Desdemona, daughter of a powerful nobleman, elopes with Othello, a proud Moor celebrated as the city's most awesome warrior. Iago, who has served alongside Othello for a decade, is angered when the general chooses another lieutenant, Cassio, as his second in command. In retribution, Iago sabotages Cassio's promotion and convinces Othello that the handsome officer is cuckolding him. Othello writhes under the tortures Iago has created, and in a fit of jealousy smothers Desdemona, who caresses her beloved husband as she dies
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young impoverished woman arrives at her uncle's country estate, and is snubbed by everyone except her cousin, whom she soon grows to love
Testament of youth by James Kent( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and French and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that war from a woman's point of view. A searing journey from youthful hopes and dreams to the edge of despair and back again, a film about young love, the futility of war and how to make sense of the darkest times
Bloody Sunday by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

42 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreation of the events of "Bloody Sunday", Jan. 30, 1972, when British troops fired on unarmed protesters in Derry, Northern Ireland. By the end of the day, 13 civilians were dead and 14 more wounded in the tumult and tragedy of Norther Ireland's darkest day
The diary of Anne Frank by George Stevens( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young girl who had to go into hiding during World War II for being different. Anne Frank's diary manages to create a truthful and timeless picture of domestic life in all its pettiness and normalcy, while never letting us forget the extraordinary threat of death that awaits the characters if they are discovered. This is the first authorized film based on actual entries of the real diary
Driving lessons by Jeremy Brock( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evangelical Christian do-gooder, Laura Marshall fills her home with down-and-out boarders. Laura's shy teenage son, Ben, lands a job tending to self-proclaimed "Dame" Evie Walton, an over-the-hill actress with the mouth of a drunken sailor and an insatiable lust for life. The battle for Ben's soul begins as Evie shanghais Ben away from his repressive roots and transforms him from a boy to a man
Hamlet by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet, the Prince of Denmark, plots revenge on his uncle Claudius (the current king) for the murder of the Prince's father (the previous king, King Hamlet)
The treasure seekers by Nicholas Farrell( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The five motherless Bastable children struggle to save their inventor father from financial ruin
Charlotte Gray by Gillian Armstrong( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's World War II and Charlotte has been trained to be an undercover courier for England. She straps on a parachute and falls from the sky into Vichy France. There she will assist the French Resistance in its defiance of Nazi occupation. Once behind enemy lines, she keeps secret her personal mission to find her lover, an RAF pilot downed over France
Grace of Monaco by Olivier Dahan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace Kelly is a huge movie star with the promise of a glittering career when she marries Prince Rainier of Monaco in 1956. Six years later, with her marriage in serious difficulty, Alfred Hitchcock offers her the chance to return to Hollywood to play the role of Marnie in his next film. But France is also threatening to annex Monaco, the tiny principality where she became the Princess. Grace is torn and forced to choose between the creative flame that still burns within her and her role as Her Serene Highness, Princess of Monaco
Midsomer murders by Caroline Graham( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death's shadow: A successful theatrical director, Simon Fletcher, returns to Badger's Drift, his head filled with disturbing childhood memories. Soon after, a local property developer becomes the first in a string of baffling murders. Strangler's wood: When a beautiful Brazilian woman is found strangled with a striped necktie in Raven's Wood, Barnaby experiences a disturbing sense of déjà vu. His investigation leads him to a trail fo blackmail, greed and betrayal. Blood will out: Barnaby is enlisted to keep the peace when the arrival of two feuding clans of travelers disrupts the tranquility of Martyr Warren. Local magistrate and Falklands War veteran Hector Bridges gets fired up about the interlopers and unwisely marches into the fray. Beyond the grave: First the portrait of a wealthy village forefather is found slashed to shreds in a local museum. Then a string of unearthly happenings in the museum and its graveyard terrify the community. Barnaby and Troy are called upon to separate fact from fiction
37 days by Beth Hart( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This three-part political thriller follows the catastrophic chain of events leading up to World War I from the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand on June 28, 1914 to Britain's declaration of war on Germany 37 days later. This tense and gripping mini-series set amongst the corridors of power in Whitehall and Berlin tracks the unfolding crisis through the eyes of leading politicians and civil servants struggling to prevent the world's first global war
King Richard III by William Shakespeare( Recording )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical drama in which the evil Richard is duly punished
Foyle's war by Michael Kitchen( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in September and October 1940, Michael Kitchen stars as quietly enigmatic detective Christopher Foyle, whose territory on the south coast of England is rocked by the chaos and danger of World War II
Sharpe's regiment by Tom Clegg( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 285 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
The jewel in the crown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed by critics as one of the most thoughtful and important TV dramas ever, the sweeping fourteen-part remastered adaptation of Paul Scott's Raj Quartet is the story of the men and women of both ruling and ruled classes of WWII India, trying amidst the turmoil to come to terms with the drastic changes taking place around them, knowing that their lives will never be the same again
The jury( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young schoolboy is murdered and his schoolmate is arrested. But was he just arrested because he was Sikh, or is he really the killer? The jury must look through the racism and media attention behind the trial and seek the truth
 
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Farrell Nick 1955-....

Farrell, Nicolas 1955-

Frost, Nicholas 1955-

Nicholas Farrell acteur britannique

Nicholas Farrell Brits acteur

NICHOLAS FROST

NICK FARRELL

Νίκολας Φάρελ

Фаррелл, Николас

ניקולס פארל

نیکولاس فارل بازیگر بریتانیایی

ニコラス・ファレル

尼古拉斯·法雷爾

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