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Farrell, Nicholas

Works: 84 works in 214 publications in 4 languages and 16,556 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Sports films  Historical films  Film and video adaptations  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR2807.A2, 791.4372
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Amazing grace by Michael Apted( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,276 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 Meryl Streep( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,110 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 )

14 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 2,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Harold Abrahams, Eric Liddell, and the rest of the dedicated British athletic team who brought victory to Britain in the 1924 Olympics
Othello by Oliver Parker( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,448 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 )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanny is an impoverished young woman, snubbed by society, who earns the respect and love of her cousin in this BBC mini-series adaptation of the Jane Austen classic set in 19th century England
The diary of Anne Frank by Jon Jones( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this production based on the classic book, teenager Anne Frank tells, in her own words, how she and her Jewish family hid from the Nazis during World War II. As time drags on, they must balance the fear of their situation and "normal" family life
Bloody Sunday by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

27 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On 30th January 1972, British soldiers shot dead 13 unarmed civilians taking part in an anti-internment civil rights march in Derry, Northern Ireland. This event became known as Bloody Sunday and was a major turning point in the history of the modern Irish troubles, fuelling a 25 year cycle of violence. This film tells the story of Bloody Sunday in just one day from dusk till dawn
Driving lessons by Jeremy Brock( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 655 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 William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 643 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 )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 570 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 477 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
Blackbeard( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Golden Age of Piracy, during the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the many lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputation is now legend. The true story of pirate Edward Teach - Blackbeard, the man who terrorized the seas
Midsomer murders by Caroline Graham( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 410 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( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 340 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 )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical drama in which the evil Richard is duly punished
Sharpe's regiment by Tom Clegg( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 286 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
Foyle's war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 228 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
Foyle's war( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The disappearance of a young boy and a break in at a food depot lead Foyle to a funk hole, a secret retreat where the wealthy can ignore war restrictions
The jury( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
The Jane Austen collection by Jane Austen( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sense and sensibility: The story of two sisters attempting to find happiness in the tightly structured society of 18th century England
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Alternative Names
Farrell Nick 1955-....

Farrell, Nicolas 1955-

Frost, Nicholas 1955-

Nicholas Farrell acteur britannique



Фаррелл, Николас

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Driving lessonsHamletThe treasure seekersKing Richard IIIThe jury