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Scofield, Paul 1922-2008

Overview
Works: 398 works in 1,396 publications in 7 languages and 30,980 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Children's audiobooks  Historical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Christmas stories  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, rea, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: PR2807.A2, 791.4372
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A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
74 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,833 libraries worldwide
Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( visu )
26 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,158 libraries worldwide
"Mel Gibson's richest and most regal screen role to date has been the title role in this dynamic version of William Shakespeare's Hamlet, directed by Franco Zeffirelli ..."--Container
Henry V by William Shakespeare( visu )
47 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,931 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
Arthur Miller's The crucible by Arthur Miller( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,446 libraries worldwide
A group of teenage girls meets in the woods at midnight for a secret ceremony. When the ceremony is witnessed by the town minister, the girls are accused of witchcraft. Soon the entire village is consumed by hysteria, and innocent victims are put on trial, leading to a devastating climax
The crucible by Arthur Miller( visu )
38 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,222 libraries worldwide
A group of teenage girls meets in the woods at midnight for a secret love-conjuring ceremony. When their ceremony is witnessed by the town minister, the girls suddenly find themselves accused of witchcraft and as the hysteria in the village grows, blameless victims are torn from their homes, leading to a devastating climax
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
41 editions published between 1963 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 989 libraries worldwide
Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
34 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 937 libraries worldwide
Presents Shakespeare's tragedy of a foolish and self-indulgent king who learns, late in life and after terrible suffering, the value of self-knowledge
Martin Chuzzlewit by Boz( visu )
29 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 903 libraries worldwide
Who will inherit the riches of wealthy old Martin Chuzzlewit? The only person he trusts is his companion and nurse, the young orphan Mary Graham, but she is employed on the understanding that she will not inherit a penny. He has disinherited his grandson, Young Martin, suspicious of the motives of the young man's love for Mary. With such a fortune at stake, the rest of the family closes in like sharks. The obsequious Pecksniff, whit his daughters, Mercy and Charity, attempts to grovel into the old man's good graces, while the wicked Jonas will stop at nothing ... even murder
Animal farm by George Orwell( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 801 libraries worldwide
In this political fable, the animals of Manor Farm revolt against their human rulers to establish the democratic Animal Farm. But as the society evolves, leaders become rulers and totalitarianism is reestablished
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
46 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 742 libraries worldwide
The complete play in five acts
A delicate balance by Edward Albee( visu )
13 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Agnes, as domineering and sarcastic as her husband Tobias is equivocating and guarded, finds her empty nest invaded by her alcoholic sister, their divorced daughter, and friends who are terrified of being alone for unknown reasons
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe by Paul McCusker( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 607 libraries worldwide
"A forgotten wardrobe becomes the pathway to adventure and intrigue as four children step into another time and place ... . A White Witch holds the land in an endless winter ... . The Great Lion, Aslan, comes to make the ultimate sacrifice"--Container
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
36 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 596 libraries worldwide
A comedy of twin brother and sister and their mistaken identities
John Frankenheimer's The train ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
In August 1944 the Allied army is closing in on Paris. German commander and art fanatic Colonel Von Waldheim steals a vast collection of rare French paintings and loads them onto a train bound for Berlin. When a beloved French patriot is murdered while trying to sabotage Von Waldheim's scheme, Labiche, a stalwart member of the Resistance, vows to stop the train at any cost
The horse and his boy by Paul McCusker( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 474 libraries worldwide
Presents a radio drama adapted from the C.S. Lewis novel. A young slave makes his escape with a Talking Horse, a mysterious lion shadows their every move, a treacherous prince wages war against an unsuspecting Narnia
A Christmas carol by Tom Fagan( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 439 libraries worldwide
The story of Scrooge's transformation is a fable of hope and the true meaning of sharing. A Christmas story
The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
33 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 429 libraries worldwide
A recorded performance of Shakespeare's great tragedy about the legendary King Lear and his three daughters
The voyage of the Dawn Treader by C. S Lewis( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
Presents a radio drama adapted from the C.S. Lewis novel. Lucy and Edmund, accompanied by their peevish cousin Eustace, sail to the land of Narnia where Eustace is temporarily transformed into a green dragon because of his selfish behavior and skepticism
The Chronicles of Narnia ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
Between the lamppost and Cair Paravel on the eastern sea lies Narnia, a mystical land where animals hold the power of speech, woodland creatures conspire with men, and dark forces, bent on conquest, gather at the world's rim to wage war against the realm's rightful king. Into this enchanted world comes a group of unlikely travelers. These ordinary boys and girls, when faced with peril, learn extraordinary lessons in courage, self-sacrifice, friendship, and honor
Prince Caspian by C. S Lewis( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
Four children aid Prince Caspian and his army of Talking Beasts in freeing Narnia from evil
 
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David Paul Scofield
Paul Scofield acteur britannique
Paul Scofield aktor brytyjski
Paul Scofield attore britannico
Paul Scofield britischer Schauspieler
Paul Scofield britisk skodespelar
Paul Scofield britisk skuespiller
Paul Scofield Brits acteur
Paul Scofield brittisk skådespelare
Pol Skofild
Scofield, David Paul 1922-2008
Πολ Σκόφιλντ
Пол Скофийлд
Пол Скофилд
Пол Скофілд
Скофилд, Пол
Պոլ Սկոֆիլդ
פול סקופילד
باول سكوفيلد
بول سكوفيلد
پل اسکوفیلد بازیگر بریتانیایی
폴 스코필드
ポール・スコフィールド
保羅·史考菲
保羅·史高菲
保罗·斯科菲尔德
Languages
English (489)
German (4)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
Persian (1)
Arabic (1)
Russian (1)
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