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Potter, Dennis

Overview
Works: 242 works in 686 publications in 9 languages and 11,590 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television programs  Fiction  Interviews  Christian drama  Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Producer, Author of introduction, Dubious author, Director
Classifications: PR6066.O77, 822.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Dennis Potter
Publications by Dennis Potter
Publications by Dennis Potter, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Dennis Potter
 
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Most widely held works by Dennis Potter
Pennies from heaven by Dennis Potter( visu )
29 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 853 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 Dennis Potter( Book )
26 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 789 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 Dennis Potter( visu )
19 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 466 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
Blackeyes by Dennis Potter( Book )
19 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 459 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
Gorky Park by Michael Apted( visu )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Als een Moskouse politieman een drievoudige moord probeert op te lossen raakt hij verwikkeld in een komplot van de KGB
Waiting for the boat : on Television by Dennis Potter( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 402 libraries worldwide
Mayor of Casterbridge ( visu )
8 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and held by 383 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 )
14 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Psykologisk thriller om et ægtepar, hvis trygge forhold krakelerer, da manden mister sit job, og begge kastes ud i en psykotisk tilstand
Pennies from Heaven by Dennis Potter( Book )
21 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Brimstone and treacle by Dennis Potter( Book )
13 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 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 )
16 editions published between 1071 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 316 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 264 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
The singing detective by Jon Amiel( visu )
19 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 253 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
Helen Mirren at the BBC ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 252 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 )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Hide and seek by Dennis Potter( Book )
8 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in English and Dutch and held by 165 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 )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Blue remembered hills and other plays by Dennis Potter( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Christabel by Dennis Potter( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Dreamchild the true story of Alice in Wonderland ( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 121 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
 
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Alternative Names
Potter, Dennis
Potter, Dennis 1935-1994
Potter, Dennis Christopher George.
Languages
English (268)
German (7)
French (7)
Dutch (7)
Finnish (5)
Italian (2)
Danish (1)
Swedish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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