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Sharp, Don 1922-2011

Overview
Works: 169 works in 322 publications in 5 languages and 2,362 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Film adaptations  Interviews  Horror films  Television mini-series  Made-for-TV movies  War films 
Roles: Director, Author, Film editor, Singer, Restager , fmd, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3552.R2147, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Don Sharp
Barbara Taylor Bradford's a woman of substance by Barbara Taylor Bradford( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Emma Harte, a bright and ambitious servant girl who overcomes her impoverished Yorkshire beginnings in her quest to become an international retailing magnate and one of the richest women in the world
Hold the dream : the sequel to A woman of substance by Barbara Taylor Bradford( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to the miniseries A Woman of Substance continues the saga of Emma Harte, who rose from servant girl to head of an international retail dynasty. At 80, Emma passes control of the Harte-McGill empire to her beloved granddaughter Paula. Set in opulent English country houses, New York penthouses and high-powered boardrooms on both sides of the Atlantic, Hold the Dream has the glamour and passion of a Woman of Substance while telling a thoroughly modern story
The Hammer horror series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brides of Dracula: "Marianne is traveling to Eastern Europe from Paris for a teaching post. She gets stranded at an inn after her stagecoach mysteriously leaves her. She is persuaded to stay at Baroness Meinster's chateau. During her stay Marianne meets the Baroness's son who is chained to a wall. Feeling bad for the son, Marianne frees him, only to discover that he is a vampire. Luckily for her, Dr. Van Helsing is on his way to rescue Marianne and destroy the vampire."
Act of will( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of a fashion designer rebels against her mother's glamorous lifestyle
The curse of the fly( Visual )

5 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After escaping from a mental institution, Patricia Stanley is rescued by scientist Martin Delambre, the grandson of the doomed teleportation experimenter Andre Delambre. The two fall in love and marry, but Patricia quickly realizes her new husband's science experiments are as horrific as his family's past. As she investigates further, Patricia learns the unnerving secrets of the Delambre family and has to find a way to escape them before she becomed the next human-fly hybrid. The third film in the Fly trilogy
Hold the dream by Barbara Taylor Bradford( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paula Fairley mirrors the image of her grandmother, the family matriarch, but begins to lose control of her life. Her life and marriage begin to crumble, and a man who offers a different kind of fulfillment appears
The Fly collection( Visual )

in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fly (1958 : 94 minutes : color). Experimental scientist Andre Delambre attempts to transfer matter through space, using himself as the test subject. But things go horrifically wrong when a common housefly buzzes into the machine, resulting in two grotesque man-fly hybrids. Now, with the head of a fly and a wing in place of one of his arms, Andre desperately hopes that he, his wife Helene and his brother Francois can capture the other mutant - the human-headed, one-armed fly - in hopes of reversing the experiment. Special feature: Audio commentary with actor David (Al) Hedison
Tears in the rain( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casey Cantrell, a young American, travels to London to deliver her mother's death-bed letter to Lord Richard Bredon. In the lush English countryside, Casey is pursued by two men, Michael Bredon, heir to the Bredon fortune, and his wealthy friend Hamdan al Dubai. As the story unfolds, Casey uncovers a bizarre and shocking discovery
The four feathers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As England teeters on the brink of war with Egypt, Harry, a handsome, young lieutenant, resigns his commission. Then four telegrams arrive, one for Harry and the others for his three closest fellow-officers. Harry destroys the messages, and in turn his friends send him three feathers representing his cowardice and they sever all ties with him. Desperate to regain respect, he travels secretly to the Sudan and with blind fury he saves each of his three friends from grisly deaths
The British TV Victorian collection : four period drama classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cater Street hangman: Murder, class and forbidden love become entwined amid the sophistication of Victorian London. Lady Audley's secret: Lucy Graham's scandalous past threatens to catch up with her when her husband's nephew begins to nurse suspicions about her. Poldark: The Poldark family struggles to keep its mine alive as impetuous daughter Clowance falls in love with a mysterious stranger. The four feathers: Lieutenant Harry Feversham dishonors himself, his regiment and his fiancée, and must commit four acts of heroism to redeem himself
Bang, bang, you're dead!( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A courier arrives carrying $2,000,000 in bonds. He is paying off a spy for secret documents. Andrew, an architect is posing as an oil rep. On the bus he meets Kyra, a CIA agent posing as a journalist. Andrew reluctantly agrees to help Kyra dispose of a dead body planted in her room by Casimir's henchmen. Andrew inadvertently takes the secret documents during a trip to Casimir to protest. Marked for death, Kyra and Andrew flee into the hills, followed by Casimir's right-hand man
The four feathers by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As England teeters on the brink of war with Egypt, Harry, a handsome, young lieutenant, resigns his commission. Then four telegrams arrive, one for Harry and the others for his three closest fellow-officers. Harry destroys the messages, and in turn his friends send him three feathers representing his cowardice and they sever all ties with him. Desperate to regain respect, he travels secretly to the Sudan and with blind fury he saves each of his three friends from grisly deaths
The British TV Victorian collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the cowardice-turned-courage of a young British officer who initially refuses to join his unit on a mission to quash a revolt in Sudan, but then joins the mission as an undercover agent behind enemy lines
The face of Fu Manchu by Don Sharp( Visual )

8 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grisly strangulations in London alert Nayland Smith of Scotland Yard to the possibility that fiendish Fu Manchu may not after all be dead, even though Smith witnessed his execution. A killer spray made from Tibetan berries seems to be involved and clues keep leading back to the Thames
Rasputin : the mad monk( Visual )

10 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wild-eyed peasant monk ingratiates himself to the ruling royal family of Russia and uses his evil charm and powers to become increasingly manipulative and violent
Icons of adventure( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The terror of the Tongs: "A secret society of Hong-Kong at the beginning of the century called "The Red Dragon Tong" kidnaps the captain of a ship in the harbour of Hong-Kong as he tries to detain the killers of his daughter. Because the secret society is very powerful, it is not easy to free him from their hands."--IMDB.com
Psychomania( Visual )

8 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The occultist mother of a motorcycle gang leader resurrects her son and his friends after they commit suicide so they may wreak havoc on the inhabitants of the peaceful English countryside
Étude sur l'alimentation, la nutrition et l'environnement chez les Premières Nations (EANEPN) : résultats de la Colombie Britannique (2008/2009) by Laurie Chan( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

First Nations food, nutrition and environment study (FNFNES) : results from British Columbia (2008/2009) by Laurie Chan( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Nations food, nutrition and environment study (FNFNES) : results from Manitoba (2010) by Laurie Chan( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Hammer horror series
Alternative Names
Don Sharp Australian-British film director

Don Sharp britischer Filmregisseur

Don Sharp Brits filmproducent (1922-2011)

Don Sharp regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico britannico

Sharp, Don.

Sharp, Donald

Sharp, Donald 1921–2011

Sharp, Donald 1922-2011

Sharp, Donald Herman.

Sharp, Donald Herman 1922-2011

Дон Шарп

ドン・シャープ

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Rasputin : the mad monk