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Potter, Dennis

Overview
Works: 240 works in 863 publications in 11 languages and 12,233 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Television programs  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Television adaptations  History  Film remakes 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Director, Adapter, Author of introduction, Dubious author, Producer
Classifications: PR6066.O77, 822.914
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Pennies from heaven by Dennis Potter( visu )
37 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 841 libraries worldwide
Dennis Potter's masterpiece mini-series follows the adventures, mishaps, and yearnings of a traveling song sheet peddler on a tight commission as he tries to make dreams fit the promises of the lyrics he carries
The singing detective by Dennis Potter( Book )
27 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 758 libraries worldwide
The narrative counterpoints life in a hospital ward of a writer crippled by a horrific skin disease with the plot of his atmosperic thriller to the point where fantasy and reality seem to change places
The singing detective by Jon Amiel( visu )
54 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 704 libraries worldwide
The hallucinations of a mystery writer stricken with a crippling skin disorder interweave memories of his past with a plot casting him in the role of a suave sleuth who croons with a big band
Gorky Park by Michael Apted( visu )
30 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 537 libraries worldwide
When three murder victims are discovered in Moscow's Gorky Park, their faces and fingertips removed, detective Arkady Renko is determined to identify the bodies and find the killer. But as a picture of the victims takes shape, the clues point toward involvement not only of the KGB but also of the woman he loves, Irina
Blackeyes by Dennis Potter( Book )
28 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 437 libraries worldwide
It has been twenty years since Maurice James Kingsley has produced a novel. His niece Jessica cannot share in his triumph, as he has written her story, for she is Blackeyes, the model heroine of his book. Then her body is found drowned in Kensington Gardens
Waiting for the boat : on Television by Dennis Potter( Book )
14 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
The mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy( visu )
28 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Alan Bates stars as the tormented Michael Henchard in this adaptation of Thomas Hardy's classic novel 'The Mayor Of Casterbridge'. One day, in a destitute and drunken state, Henchard sells his wife and daughter to a sailor at a county fair. Haunted by the memory of this betrayal, the itinerant farmhand decides to change his ways and in the process becomes a respectable, prosperous man. Twenty years later, his wife and daughter reappear on his doorstep, offering Henchard the choice of redemption or a further descent into the web of deceit and betrayal
Ticket to ride by Dennis Potter( Book )
17 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Een man lijdend aan geheugenverlies en een vrouw op zoek naar haar echtgenoot komen in een doolhof van angst, verwarring en obsessie terecht
Pennies from Heaven by Dennis Potter( Book )
23 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
TV-serie i 6 avsnitt x 1 tim., 20 min
Brimstone and treacle by Dennis Potter( Book )
15 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
A clever, disturbing and highly controversial play about the intrusion of a slick, satanic young man into the lives of a humdum couple whose only deviation from the appalling norm is that they ahve an attractive only daughter who has been reduced to a vegetable after a car accident
Son of Man: a play by Dennis Potter( Book )
19 editions published between 1071 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Toneeltekst over Jezus als een God zoekend, twijfelend mens
Helen Mirren at the BBC ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Blue remembered hills: Two years before the end of WWII, seven children play in the woods until a prank turns deadly
Karaoke ; and, Cold Lazarus by Dennis Potter( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Whilst Daniel's 'memories' ebb and flow and the moguls fight over him, a dissident organization of Luddites, RON (Reality or Nothing), seeks to return to what it believes to have been a gentler age - the twentieth century
Sufficient carbohydrate by Dennis Potter( Book )
9 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 229 libraries worldwide
DreamChild by David McPhail( visu )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and French and held by 209 libraries worldwide
A fantasy based on the true life visit of 80 year-old Alice Liddell Hargreaves, the inspiration for "Alice in Wonderland," to New York to celebrate the centennial of Lewis Carroll's birth. As Alice observes the developing romance between her traveling companion, Lucy, and a New York reporter, she reflects on her friendship with Lewis Carroll and finds herself haunted by the characters he created that amused her when she was a child
Lipstick on your collar by Dennis Potter( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Hide and seek by Dennis Potter( Book )
14 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in English and Dutch and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Een man die denkt dat hij slechts een romanfiguur is blijkt dat ook inderdaad te zijn
Dennis Potter : 3 to remember ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Rain on the roof: To get back her adulterous husband John, a disturbed Janet, begins to flirt with one of her students. Billy is the simple, mistreated young man she flirts with while giving him his reading lessons. Unfortunately, Janet's flirtation triggers aggressive behaviour in Billy, which he, in turn, directs toward John
Blue remembered hills and other plays by Dennis Potter( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Christabel by Dennis Potter( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dennis Potter britischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor
Dennis Potter Brits auteur
Dennis Potter sceneggiatore e giornalista inglese
Potter Dennis
Potter, Dennis Christopher George.
Деннис Поттер
דניס פוטר סופר בריטי
פוטר, דניס 1935-1994
دنیس پاتر
デニス・ポッター
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