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Blessed, Brian

Overview
Works: 469 works in 1,081 publications in 6 languages and 24,874 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Documentary television programs  War films  Romantic comedy films  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Director, ard, Singer, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Costume designer, Composer, Other, Speaker, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare( visu )
23 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 2,043 libraries worldwide
Adapted from William Shakespeare, the film tells the story of two couples--confirmed bachelor Benedick and caustic Beatrice, and young Claudio and innocent Hero. Playful bickering defines one couple, whereas romance and betrayal describe the other
Henry V by William Shakespeare( visu )
23 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,510 libraries worldwide
"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
The pirates! : band of misfits by Peter Lord( visu )
10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,418 libraries worldwide
"Set sail for a fun filled voyage and hilarious pirate antics with the biggest Band of misfits on the seven seas! When the infamous Pirate Captain is shunned once again by rivals Black Bellamy and Cutlass Liz, he sets his sighs towin the coveted Pirate of the Year Award! ..."--Container
I, Claudius by Robert Graves( visu )
37 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,400 libraries worldwide
Traces the lives of several early Roman emperors, showing ruthless ambition, shocking debauchery and murderous intrigue. Bearing witness to the saga is Claudius, whose stutter and limp have marked him a fool, yet whom prophecies have foretold will one day rule Rome
As you like it by William Shakespeare( visu )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,333 libraries worldwide
Rosalind is the daughter of banished Duke Senior and is being raised at the court of Duke Frederick, with her cousin Celia. She falls in love with a young man named Orlando, but she is banished by Duke Frederick, who threatens death if she comes near the court again. Celia goes with Rosalind. Disguised as the boy Ganymede, Rosalind enters the forest of Arden. Upon their arrival in the forest, they happen upon Orlando and his manservant, who are fleeing the wrath of Orlando's eldest brother. What follows is an elaborate scheme devised by the cross-dressing Rosalind to find out the verity of Orlando's supposed passion for her, and to further capture his heart, through the witty and mischievous façade of Ganymede
Castle by David Macaulay( visu )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 842 libraries worldwide
Castle combines colorful animation with live-action documentary sequences to tell the story of a 13th-century Welsh castle. Author David Macaulay, who wrote and illustrated the best-selling book of the same title, leads viewers on a castle tour, explaining its cultural and sociological significance and its architectural design. Detailed animation dramatizes the building of the castle and portrays the lifestyle of the early inhabitants
Cathedral by William R Cook( visu )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 835 libraries worldwide
Combines location sequences and animation to show the building of a Gothic cathedral. Begins with a tour of Chartres, Reims, Amiens, Bourges, Beauvais, Notre Dame de Paris, Laon, and the Royal Abbey Church of St. Denis. Discusses life in the medieval era and how churches were a center of life
Star wars Lego ( visu )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 819 libraries worldwide
The heroes of the Rebel Alliance including heroic Luke Skywalker, swaggering Han Solo and steadfast Princess Leia have no time to celebrate their victory over the Empire as a new Imperial threat arises. But as Jedi-in-training Luke embarks on this next mission, he discovers that his celebrity status as a 'Death-Star-Blower-Upper' can be a double-edged lightsaber when he's constantly mobbed by crazed fans. So much for secret missions!
Catherine the Great by Paul Burgess( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 727 libraries worldwide
Trapped in a loveless political marriage to the dissolute nephew of the ailing Russian Empress Elizabeth, young German princess Sophia Fredericka bides her time, chooses her lovers carefully and plots her path to the throne. Skillfully manipulating the Russian triumvirate of church, army and aristocracy, she adroitly rides the shifting currents of social change and unrest to become one of Russia's most unforgettable and beloved rulers, Catherine the Great
Roman city by David Macaulay( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
The glories of Ancient Rome are explored in this Emmy Award-winning animated and live-action video. Roman City recounts life in Verbonia, a fictional city in Gaul. A well-planned town with all modern conveniences, Verbonia is threatened by conflict between conquerors and conquered. Macaulay also visits Pompeii, Herculaneum, Ostia, Nimes, Orange, and Rome, to view actual Roman architecture and engineering greatness
Pyramid by David Macaulay( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
The story of Egypt's "Old Kingdom" includes Egyptian kings, their courts, their heirs and their jealous queens. Drawings of the pyramids and their construction are coupled with an explanation of their purpose in Egyptian mythology
Mist the tale of a sheepdog puppy by Derek Jacobi( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
One of three pups born at Borough Farm, Mist must learn her craft and prove herself worthy of a place in the team of sheepdogs
Tom Jones by Tony Richardson( visu )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
Follows the rollicking adventures of Tom Jones as he romps across 18th century England, from bedrooms to rural inns to London's dangerous streets. Cast out from his home and forbidden his true love, Tom must overcome the charms of an older seductress and the sinister plot of a nefarious rival to win his lover's heart
Alexander by Oliver Stone( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
The story of Alexander the Great, who in 4th century BC conquered ninety percent of the known world of the time by defeating Greece, Persia, Afghanistan, and India in just eight years
Cats : complete original Broadway cast recording : based on Old Possum's book of practical cats by T.S. Eliot by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Sound Recording )
38 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 469 libraries worldwide
This is the show that launched the blockbuster musical movement and played 18 years on Broadway. The unsurpassed original Broadway cast recording features the sensational Betty Buckley and her unforgettable rendition of the hit Memory
Flash Gordon by Sam Jones( visu )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and Portuguese and held by 463 libraries worldwide
When energy waves pull the moon out of orbit, New York Jets quarterback Flash Gordon unwittingly finds himself heading for the planet Mongo, where, with the assistance from beautiful Dale Arden, he will take on Ming the Merciless and rescue humankind
The Trojan women by Michael Cacoyannis( visu )
6 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
After the Greek victory in the Trojan War, all the Trojan warriors and princes are slain and the women and children are left to be divided among the conquerors. Beautiful Cassandra is betrothed against her will and despite her vanishing sanity. Andromache discovers that her son is to be executed to end her royal bloodline. Helen desperately wields the arrogant beauty that leveled a city as she pleads for her life. In the end, it is the enduring dignity and unfaltering strength of Hecuba, widowed queen of Troy, that makes cowards of Troy's captors
Ian Fleming's Chitty Chitty Bang Bang : the most fantasmagorical stage musical in the history of everything! : original cast recording by Richard M Sherman( file )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Nothing's impossible by Brian Blessed( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Absolute pandemonium : a memoir by Brian Blessed( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Brian Blessed is a national treasure - an actor whose stellar career spans over fifty years with over 200 TV and film appearances and dozens of iconic roles including Porthos in The Three Musketeers, Long John Silver in Return To Treasure Island, Richard IV in Blackadder, Vultan in Flash Gordon and Boss Nass in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace
 
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Alternative Names
Brian Blessed acteur britannique
Brian Blessed angielski aktor
Brian Blessed anglický herec
Brian Blessed attore e doppiatore inglese
Brian Blessed britischer Schauspieler
Brian Blessed britisk skuespiller
Brian Blessed Brits acteur
Brianus Blessed
MR BRIAN BLESSED
Μπράιαν Μπλεσντ
Брайан Блессид
Брајан Блесед англиски глумец и комичар
בריאן בלסד שחקן בריטי
براين بليسد
برایان بلسد
브라이언 블레시드
ブライアン・ブレスド
布萊恩·布雷瑟
布賴恩·布萊斯德
Languages
English (231)
German (6)
French (2)
Portuguese (2)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
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