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Scofield, Paul 1922-2008

Overview
Works: 349 works in 1,410 publications in 10 languages and 30,946 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Filmed plays  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: PR2807.A2, 791.4372
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A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
113 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,908 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 )
28 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 5 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 )
65 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,894 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 Nicholas Hytner( visu )
58 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,691 libraries worldwide
A group of teenage girls meets in the woods at midnight for a secret love-conjuring ceremony. While the other girls attempt to cast love spells, Abigail Williams (Ryder) wishes for the death of her former lover's (Day-Lewis) wife. When their ceremony is witnessed by the town minister, the girls suddenly find themselves accused of witchcraft. Soon the entire village is consumed by cries of witchcraft, and as the hysteria 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 1996 in 3 languages and held by 976 libraries worldwide
Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods.--
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
33 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 917 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 Charles Dickens( visu )
31 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 902 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, with 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 John Halas( visu )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 828 libraries worldwide
This rendering of Orwell's classic is set in the beautiful Irish countryside and populated with a wide variety of barnyard animals. Chaos ensues when the animals take over the farm
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
50 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 799 libraries worldwide
The complete play in five acts
A delicate balance by Edward Albee( visu )
11 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 710 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
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
38 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 589 libraries worldwide
A comedy of twin brother and sister and their mistaken identities
King Lear by William Shakespeare( visu )
60 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 454 libraries worldwide
Paul Scofield plays King Lear, an aging monarch whose decision to split his kingdom between his three daughters bears tragic consequences
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 libraries worldwide
The story of Scrooge's transformation is a fable of hope and the true meaning of sharing. A Christmas story
The horse and his boy from the Chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
A boy and a talking horse share an adventurous and dangerous journey to Narnia to warn of invading barbarians
John Frankenheimer's The train ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 424 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 tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
33 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 424 libraries worldwide
A recorded performance of Shakespeare's great tragedy about the legendary King Lear and his three daughters
The Chronicles of Narnia ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Between the lamppost and Cair Paravel on the Western Sea lies Narnia, a mystical land where animals hold the power of speech ... woodland fauns conspire with men ... dark forces bent on conquest, gather at the world's rim to wage war against the realm's rightful king ... and the great lion Aslan is the only hope. The young Prince Caspian learns the truth of his father's murder, a raging army rallies to restore the throne to its rightful king, and four strangers from another world are thrown into war. Honor, loyalty, and truth are all put to the test in this decisive battle for the future of Narnia. Here are the classic stories that have enchanted millions around the world, now brought to life and recorded in London with a cast of over one hundred actors
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe by Paul McCusker( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
When four children discover a long-forgotten wardrobe, they soon realize that it is actually a portal to another world called Narnia. On their adventures to this strange new place, the children encounter both frightful and welcoming characters, including talking animals, an evil White Witch and a threatening Lion named Aslan
The voyage of the Dawn Treader from The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 345 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
Prince Caspian by C. S Lewis( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Four children aid Prince Caspian and his army of Talking Beasts in freeing Narnia from evil
 
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Alternative Names
David Paul Scofield
PAUL SCHOFIELD
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
Schofield, Paul
Scofield, David Paul.
Scofield, David Paul 1922-2008
Scofield, Paul 1922-2008
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پل اسکوفیلد بازیگر بریتانیایی
폴 스코필드
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保羅·史考菲
保羅·史高菲
保罗·斯科菲尔德
Languages
English (550)
Spanish (26)
German (15)
Italian (9)
French (6)
Multiple languages (2)
Persian (1)
Arabic (1)
Polish (1)
Russian (1)
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