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Potter, Dennis

Works: 207 works in 691 publications in 12 languages and 9,576 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Musical films  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Television mini-series  Television programs  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Film remakes 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Other, Director, Author of introduction, Producer
Classifications: PR6066.O77, 791.4372
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Publications by Dennis Potter, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Dennis Potter
Pennies from heaven by Herbert Ross( visu )
17 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 783 libraries worldwide
In Depression era Chicago, a salesman is having trouble convincing unwilling music store owners to buy his sheet music
The singing detective by Alan Dilnot( visu )
47 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 668 libraries worldwide
A bedridden novelist drifts in and out of consciousness, alternating between a noir-ish fantasy world, his anguished present, and his traumatic childhood
Gorky Park by Michael Apted( visu )
29 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 458 libraries worldwide
Gorky Park opens with the discovery of three mutilated bodies buried in the snow in Moscow's Gorky Park. Arkady Renko, the chief investigator of the Moscow Militia, is assigned to unravel this horrific crime, but he is confronted by an uncooperative and corrupt KGB
Blackeyes by Dennis Potter( Book )
27 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 454 libraries worldwide
Als een bejaarde auteur een bestseller schrijft naar aanleiding van de verhalen van zijn nichtje, beschuldigt zij hem van plagiaat
Waiting for the boat : on Television by Dennis Potter( Book )
14 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 419 libraries worldwide
The mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy( visu )
27 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 libraries worldwide
On a drunken impulse, Henchard sells his wife and baby daughter at a country fair, an outrageous act for which he suffer an agonizing remorse. Years later, when he has become a respected and prosperous man, his wife and daughter seek him out in Casterbridge. He attempts to right the long-ago wrong and sets in motion a series of events that spell his destruction
Ticket to ride by Dennis Potter( Book )
16 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 370 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 )
24 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
TV-serie i 6 avsnitt x 1 tim., 20 min
Brimstone and treacle by Dennis Potter( Book )
17 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 341 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 314 libraries worldwide
Toneeltekst over Jezus als een God zoekend, twijfelend mens
Karaoke ; and, Cold Lazarus by Dennis Potter( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Karaoke is set in the present day. Daniel Feeld, a successful screenwriter, is in physical crisis: he is dying. His latest screenplay is being butchered by a patrician director who favours his mistress-star in every scene. But, worse than this, Feeld more than half-imagines that he hears people everywhere speaking his dialogue. Fact and fiction collide. Daniel starts drinking heavily and his real life begins to mirror that of his own screenplay character
Helen Mirren at the BBC ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
The apple cart: The king must match wits with an unruly mistress and a cabinet wanting a constitutional monarchy
Sufficient carbohydrate by Dennis Potter( Book )
9 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 libraries worldwide
DreamChild by David McPhail( visu )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and French and held by 200 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
Hide and seek by Dennis Potter( Book )
12 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in English and Dutch and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Een man die denkt dat hij slechts een romanfiguur is blijkt dat ook inderdaad te zijn
Lipstick on your collar by Dennis Potter( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Blue remembered hills and other plays by Dennis Potter( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Ride out the dark by Christabel Bielenberg( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Experiences of an Englishwoman in wartime Germany
Blue remembered hills : a play by Dennis Potter( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Undetermined and English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Lipstick on your collar by Renny Rye( visu )
19 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
A comedy romance from Great Britain with a '50's rock 'n roll style
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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
פוטר, דניס 1935-1994
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