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Richardson, Ralph Sir 1902-1983

Overview
Works: 620 works in 2,076 publications in 7 languages and 40,037 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  War films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, vac, Author, Costume designer, Contributor, Host, per, Other, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Doctor Zhivago by Alec Guinness( visu )
53 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,733 libraries worldwide
A poet and surgeon, husband and lover finds his life disrupted by war. It alters the lives of many, including Tonya, the gentle woman he marries and Lara, the woman he cannot forget
Richard III by William Shakespeare( visu )
82 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,926 libraries worldwide
The story of Richard of Gloucester, a man twisted both in mind and body, as he schemes for the throne of England
Long day's journey into night by Sidney Lumet( visu )
47 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 1,714 libraries worldwide
Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiograpy, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death
Exodus by Otto Preminger( visu )
56 editions published between 1200 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,548 libraries worldwide
This film dramatizes part of the Israeli independence moment, dealing with various factions involved in the internecine struggle between the moderate Haganah and the radical terrorist Irgun Zvai Leumi. Interspersed throughout are segments showing the migration of European Jews to the new land, paying special attention to the ragged survivors of Nazi death camps on board the vessel Exodus, blockaded in a Cyprus harbor by British warships. The film also depicts the struggle of the Jews in Palestine to gain partition, then profiles the main characters after the partition, fighting to continue as the nation of Israel
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( visu )
31 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in English and held by 1,497 libraries worldwide
Nora is sheltered first by her father and then by her husband. All her life, she has been protected like a fragile possession ... like a doll in a doll's house. After she marries, Nora becomes frustrated, realizes that under the dominance of her husband she will never have an identity of her own, and leaves to find a new life for herself
William Wyler's The heiress by William Wyler( visu )
31 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,226 libraries worldwide
A wealthy girl falls in love with a penniless man her father is sure only wants her for her money. When she plans to elope, her father threatens to disinherit her. Will she still go through with the marriage?
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
48 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,135 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Shakespeare's drama about the assassination of Caesar and its aftermath
Time bandits by Terry Gilliam( visu )
25 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,004 libraries worldwide
A troupe of tiny bandits, challenged with the task of patching up the handiwork of a Supreme Being who was forced into creating the world in only 6 days, instead steal the priceless map of the universe. Accompanied by an English school boy (Warnock), they are swept away on a whirlwind adventure through time and space, encountering bizarre incarnations of Napoelon (Holm), Robinhood (Cleese), Agamemnon (Connery), and others
Richard III ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 919 libraries worldwide
Begins by recapitulating the final scene of Henry IV, Part III with Edward IV being crowned king. In the background of the celebration, Richard jealously views the proceedings. Soon afterwards, Edward IV is murdered, drowned in a vat of wine. Richard becomes king and, after proceeding with a succession of intrigues and duplicities, he finds his kingdom in dire peril, set upon by Henry Tudor and mustering a final defense for his realm at the Battle of Bosworth. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
Jesus of Nazareth by Anthony Burgess( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 917 libraries worldwide
A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
The four feathers by Zoltan Korda( visu )
42 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 838 libraries worldwide
Set at the end of the nineteenth century. With cannon fire igniting the North African skies, the British cavalry charges into battle to capture the strategic city of Khartoum. In the midst of the devastating carnage, a horrified officer resigns from his post. But he soon finds his shame is greater than his fear, and he returns to save his honor and the friends he betrayed at any cost
H.G. Wells' Things to come by William Cameron Menzies( visu )
89 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 809 libraries worldwide
After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest
The fallen idol by Carol Reed( visu )
51 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 800 libraries worldwide
The relationship between a young boy and his beloved butler turns sour when the boy suspects the butler of murder
Anna Karenina by Julien Duvivier( visu )
52 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 778 libraries worldwide
Story of passion and family conflict set in 19th century upper-class Russia in which the wife of an aristocrat falls in love with a dashing calvary officer
The 300 Spartans ( visu )
24 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 739 libraries worldwide
Set in 480 B.C., this film is the true story of how Spartan king Leonidis led a small army (300 of his personal bodyguards), to hold off an invading Persian army twenty times larger
Watership down by Richard Adams( visu )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 676 libraries worldwide
Nestled among the rolling hills and peaceful meadows of England lives a community of rabbits. When their warren is threatened, a small goup of brave rabbits escapes into the unknown countryside seeking a new home. Led by the visionary Fiver, they face huge challenges and use strength and cunning to survive, while gaining new allies, battling new enemies and always pursuing their dream
Khartoum by Basil Dearden( visu )
9 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and French and held by 601 libraries worldwide
Chronicles Britain's crisis in the Sudan and the siege at Khartoum in 1883
Richard Adams's Watership down ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
"Nestled among the rolling hills and peaceful meadows of England lives a community of rabbits. When their warren is threatened, a small group of brave rabbits escapes into the unknown countryside seeking a new home. Led by the visionary Fiver, they face huge challenges and use strength and cunning to survive, while gaining new allies, battling new enemies and always pursuing their dream."--Container
Dragonslayer by Matthew Robbins( visu )
16 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
A fire-breathing dragon terrorizes sixth century British countryside and the only hope is an aging sorcerer. When the sorcerer is killed, the task falls to his young apprentice
Greystoke : the legend of Tarzan, lord of the apes by Hugh Hudson( visu )
24 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 563 libraries worldwide
The ape-raised son of shipwrecked aristocrats comes home to his grandfather and the understanding Jane Porter in Edwardian England
 
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Alternative Names
Ralf Ričardson
Ralph Richardson acteur britannique
Ralph Richardson aktor brytyjski
Ralph Richardson angol színész, 1902-83
Ralph Richardson attore inglese
Ralph Richardson britischer Schauspieler
Ralph Richardson britisk skodespelar
Ralph Richardson britisk skuespiller
Ralph Richardson Brits acteur
Ralph Richardson brittisk skådespelare
Ralph Richardson English actor
Richardson, Ralph David 1902-1983 Sir
Richardson, Ralph David, Sir, 1902-1983
Ραλφ Ρίτσαρντσον
Ралф Ричардсон
Ралф Ричардсън
Ральф Річардсон
Ричардсон, Ральф
Ռալֆ Ռիչարդսոն
רלף ריצ'רדסון
رالف ريتشاردسون
رالف ريتشاردسون ممثل إنجليزي
رالف ریچاردسون بازیگر بریتانیایی
ラルフ・リチャードソン
拉爾夫·理查德森 英国演员
Languages
English (686)
German (17)
French (10)
Spanish (6)
Italian (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Japanese (1)
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