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Threlfall, David

Overview
Works: 170 works in 472 publications in 3 languages and 12,201 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Naval history  History  Televised plays  Film adaptations  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by David Threlfall
Master and Commander : the Far Side of the World by Peter Weir( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Napoleonic Wars, a British frigate, the HMS Surprise, and the larger French warship, Acheron, stalk each other off of the coast of South America. Lucky Jack, as he is referred to by his crew, is well regarded by his men, who trust him implicitly, even after the first devastating battle and an apparent personal vendetta against the French captain. The ship's surgeon balances the violence of his chosen life with the quiet demeanor of the scientist. He is the captain's friend and confidant, the two frequently playing violin and cello duets together
Black Sea( Visual )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rogue submarine captain pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control onboard their claustrophobic vessel, the increasing uncertainty of the mission causes the men to turn on each other to fight for their own survival
Conspiracy by Frank R Pierson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On January 20, 1942, 15 German officials attended a conference at Wannsee - on the outskirts of Berlin. The meeting comprised of mid-ranking SS commanders and a variety of government ministers. The meeting was organized by SS Major Adolf Eichmann under the direction of Chief of Security Reinhard Heydrich. It was a polite conference, but under this thin veneer of manners lay an evil intent. By the end of the meeting, the fate of six million lives would be decided and the shape of the world would be altered forever
Nowhere boy by Sam Taylor-Johnson( Visual )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biopic documenting John Lennon's adolescence, his relationships and family, his musical roots, and the beginnings of the Beatles
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced by Granada Television in their Manchester studios for transmission by the then fledgling Channel Four, this video production of King Lear is the timeless tale of avarice and lust for power in which a foolish king descends into madness after he divides his vast kingdom between two of his three daughters based on their flattery of him, unleashing a conspiracy of greed and cruelty and bringing tragic consequences for all
William Shakespeare's Othello by William Shakespeare( Recording )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Othello, a Moorish general in the service of Venice, has married Desdemona, beautiful daughter of a Venetian Senator. But Iago, Othello's malignant ensign, is determined to destroy their happiness"--Container
Ripper Street( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three years have passed since the Leman Street locomotive disaster, when DI Edmund Reid is forced to return to Whitechapel to help clear his former associate's name. Once again Reid finds himself, along with DS Drake, plunged into a criminal underworld that threatens to overtake London'e East End on the eve od Queen Victosia's diamond jubilee celebration
The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby by David Edgar( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television production of the stage play Nicholas Nickleby, which was devised to be played in two parts. Based on the novel by Charles Dickens, chronicling the experiences of a young man in 19th century England
Ripper Street( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final season finds its end during the cold winter of 1901, taking the heroes to a place where a dark secret they all share emerges to destroy the lives they've built
Housewife, 49 by Victoria Wood( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soon after England declared war on Germany in 1939, Lancashire housewife Nella Last began writing a diary as part of a public project. She was 49 and fearful that she wouldn't be able to cope with her son's enlistment and life alone with her domineering husband
John LeCarré's A murder of quality( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Smiley goes to the aid of his former colleague, Ailsa Brimley after she receives a letter from a woman predicting her own murder and naming her husband as the killer. After the woman is found dead, they uncover secret societies, sexual abuse, and a mysterious boy
Code of a killer( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A three-part British police drama tells the true story of scientist Alex Jeffrey's discovery of DNA fingerprinting in the 1980s and its introductory use by Detective Chief Superintendent David Baker in catching a double murderer
The Queen's sister by Craig Warner( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biopic of the flamboyant Princess Margaret from the days after her father's death in 1952 through the 1970s
Secret agent by Joseph Conrad( Recording )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspired by an actual attempt, in 1894, to blow up the Greenwich Observatory, Conrad created one of his most tense and chilling plots. The world of The Secret Agent--a world of fatuous civil servants and corrupt policemen--is grotesquely mirrored in its underworld, a squalid terrorist landscape inhabited by, among others, the Professor, who always carries a bomb in his pocket and Verloc, the pornographer, deceiver, and spy. Repulsive characters and amoral caricatures collaborate to form a black satire on English society, sharpened into focus with a portrait of "family life." Winnie Verloc's story is relentlessly told to its anarchic end of utter desolation, madness, and despair."--Container
Shameless( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the Gallaghers. Mom went AWOL years ago. Dad stayed home with the six children only to hit the bottle, and sometimes the kids. The real head of the family is big sister Fiona, who looks after Carl, Debbie and baby Liam. She is occasionally helped, more often hindered, by streetwise "Lip" and the actively gay, but very private, Ian
Noah's ark( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noah, a farmer and family man, is instructed by an angel to build an ark in the middle of a desert in order to save his family and the faithful from a devastating flood, a seemingly impossible task, especially when his sons refuse to believe him and lend their help. Noah risks ridicule from his loving but exasperated family and humiliation from the townsfolk in his quest to carry out his God-given task
Enduring love by Ian McEwan( Recording )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Totally compelling and utterly convincing, 'Enduring Love' is the story of how an ordinary man can be driven to the brink of murder and madness by another's delusions
Shameless. original UK series( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story centers around a young group of siblings pretty much neglected by their alcoholic father, surviving by their wits, and humor, on a rough Manchester council estate. Whilst they won't admit it, they need help and find it in Steve, a young middle class lad who falls for Fiona, the oldest sibling, and increasingly finds himself drawn to this unconventional and unique family. Chaos ensues with more tales of how one extraordinary family goes about its normal everyday life
Paradise postponed : --and its sequel Titmuss regained( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leslie Titmuss has never quite fit in among the denizens of Rapstone Village. Socially awkward and hailing from a humble background, he nonetheless aspires to the highest levels of society. He is ready to do whatever it takes to get there. For much of his life, Titmuss was taken under the wing of the kindly Reverend Simcox. This caused little concern for the clergyman's sons - that is, until their father dies and Titmuss inherits the family fortune. Follows the families' history from WWII to the height of the Thatcher era
Ancient Rome by Andrew Grieve( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary series telling the story of ancient Rome. This edition shows how the Emperor Constantine brought Christianity to the western world
 
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Alternative Names
David Threlfall attore britannico

David Threlfall Brits acteur

David Threlfall English stage, film and television actor and director

David Threlfall pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Трелфелл, Дэвид

דייוויד תרלפול שחקן אנגלי

دیوید ترلفال

데이비드 스렐폴 잉글랜드의 배우

デヴィッド・スレルフォール

大衛·斯瑞佛

大卫·斯瑞弗

Languages
English (163)

French (2)

German (1)