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Attenborough, Richard

Works: 669 works in 2,486 publications in 12 languages and 48,869 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Quotations  Naval history  Television programs  Fiction  Juvenile works  Personal narratives‡vBritish 
Roles: Actor, Director, Producer, Author, Performer, Narrator, Editor, Interviewee, Film editor, Costume designer, Author of introduction, dir, Contributor, Other, Collector, Singer, Speaker, Scenarist, Author of dialog
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( visu )
226 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,905 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( visu )
78 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,166 libraries worldwide
A wealthy entrepreneur invites a top paleontologist, a paleobotanist, a mathematician/theorist, and his two eager grandchildren to visit his secret island theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA
The great escape by John Sturges( visu )
61 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,939 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized version of the unprecedented escape from Stalag Luft III. A high-security German prisoner-of-war camp in 1942 holds only known troublemakers and risk-takers, all of whom are determined to pull off the war's most daring escape
Elizabeth by Shekhar Kapur( visu )
54 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,899 libraries worldwide
Queen Elizabeth I must learn to weigh her counsel carefully and ignore her private yearnings if she is to keep her crown--and her head. A thriller of intrigue in the court of one of history's greatest monarchs
The lost world Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( visu )
28 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 2,054 libraries worldwide
Four years after the disaster at Jurassic Park, dinosaurs have secretly survived on a nearby island and roam free, but now there is a more ominous threat--a plan to capture and bring the dinosaurs to the mainland. John Hammond sees a chance to redeem himself for his past mistakes and sends an expedition led by Ian Malcolm to reach the island before the mercenary team gets there. The two groups confront each other in the face of extreme danger and must team up for their own survival in a race against time
A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough( visu )
70 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,971 libraries worldwide
A dramatic recreation of an Allied airdrop behind German lines in Holland, and the subsequent disastrous Battle of Arnhem
A chorus line by Richard Attenborough( visu )
74 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,936 libraries worldwide
In preparation for a Broadway musical, a group of aspiring stage performers is put through their paces by a veteran stage director using some singular techniques
Miracle on 34th Street by Edmund Gwenn( visu )
32 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,866 libraries worldwide
Remake of the 1947 movie in which Kris Kringle (Attenborough), while working at Macy's, encounters an unbelieving child (Wilson) and goes on trial to prove he is Santa
Joseph and the amazing technicolor dreamcoat by Andrew Lloyd Webber( visu )
21 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,859 libraries worldwide
Tells the rags-to-riches story of Joseph, his eleven brothers and the coat of many colors. A filmed performance of the staged opera
Cry freedom by Richard Attenborough( visu )
56 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,665 libraries worldwide
The true story of the friendship between black activist Stephen Biko and white newspaper editor Donald Woods, who was instrumental in bringing Biko's anti-apartheid message to the international community
Shadowlands by Richard Attenborough( visu )
65 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,612 libraries worldwide
"Based on the true story of C.S. Lewis - author of The chronicles of Narnia."
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( visu )
83 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,416 libraries worldwide
Portrays the amazing life and times of the "Little Tramp" from his poverty-stricken childhood in England, to his friendships, his many wives and scandalous affairs, his acting career, and his relentless pursuit by J. Edgar Hoover
The words of Gandhi by Gandhi( Book )
33 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,216 libraries worldwide
Contains Gandhi's views on life in the modern world collected in five sections: Daily life, Cooperation, Nonviolence, Faith and Peace
In love and war by Richard et al Attenborough( visu )
32 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,150 libraries worldwide
The epic love story about Ernest Hemingway and the romance which inspired him to write his masterpiece "A farewell To arms". A story of desperate love and imminent danger, it chronicles the relationship between the 18-year old Hemingway and Agnes von Kurowsky, the medical aide who nursed him back to health after a devastating battlefield injury
The railway children by E Nesbit( visu )
14 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 1,143 libraries worldwide
A mother and her three Edwardian children move to a country house in Yorkshire after the mysterious disappearance of their father. The children become fascinated by a nearby train and their kindness helps them befriend an older gentleman who may be able to solve the mystery of their missing father
The Sand Pebbles ( visu )
22 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
A U.S. gunboat cruises China's Yangtze River in 1926, witnessing the awakening of a bloody revolution
The flight of the Phoenix by Dennis Quaid( visu )
21 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,075 libraries worldwide
A cargo plane on a routine flight suddenly hits a high-turbulence storm, forcing a crash landing hundreds of miles off course in the barren Gobi desert. Among the survivors, one eccentric passenger leads the crew to build a new plane - against all odds, against all hope, and sometimes - against each other
Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting( visu )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 899 libraries worldwide
Step into the English country home of the good doctor as he performs remarkable treatments on a variety of four-legged and fine-feathered patients. See his secret cures and watch as ordinary and exotic animals talk, dance, and sing
Gandhi, a pictorial biography by Gerald Gold( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 798 libraries worldwide
Text and photos. portray the personal, political, and spiritual periods of the Indian lawyer and holy man
Grey Owl ( visu )
29 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 606 libraries worldwide
Als een Engelse pelsjager in de jaren 30 in Canada tot inkeer komt, wordt hij één met de indiaanse bevolking en vechter voor het behoud van de natuur
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Attenborough 1923-2014 Lord
Attenborough Lord
Attenborough, Lord 1923-2014
Attenborough of Richmond-on-Thames, Richard Samuel 1923-2014
Attenborough, Richard 1923-2014 Barón Attenborough de Richmond-upon-Thames
Attenborough, Richard 1923-2014 Lord
Attenborough, Richard 1923-2014 Sir
Attenborough, Richard, Barón Attenborough de Richmond-upon-Thames 1923-2014
Attenborough, Richard, Lord 1923-2014
Attenborough , Richard Samuel
Attenborough, Richard Samuel 1923-
Attenborough, Richard Samuel 1923-2014
Attenborough, Richard (Sir).
Attenborough, Richard, Sir 1923-2014
Branson, Chimmo 1923-2014
English (836)
German (59)
Spanish (44)
French (33)
Multiple languages (19)
Italian (14)
Swedish (7)
Hindi (3)
Dutch (2)
Turkish (1)
Korean (1)
Hungarian (1)
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