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Elliott, Denholm

Works: 272 works in 785 publications in 6 languages and 23,621 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Comedy films  Television programs  Military history 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Director, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Denholm Elliott
Publications by Denholm Elliott
Publications by Denholm Elliott, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Denholm Elliott
Most widely held works by Denholm Elliott
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( visu )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 3,368 libraries worldwide
"Indy ... and his feisty ex-flame Marion Ravenwood ... dodge booby-traps, fight Nazis and stare down snakes in their incredible worldwide quest for the mystical Ark of the Covenant"--Container
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade by Steven Spielberg( visu )
48 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 3,345 libraries worldwide
Beginning with a prologue in which a young Indiana Jones is introduced, the epic continues with the adult Indy embarking on a perilous quest for his father, Professor Henry Jones, Sr. The Nazis are on the trail of the Holy Grail, and have kidnapped the professor, who is an authority on the Cup of Christ. Indy inches through rat-filled catacombs, battles Nazis in biplane dogfights, and braves the firepower of unstoppable tanks
A room with a view by James Ivory( visu )
63 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,544 libraries worldwide
All she wanted was a room with a view on her first trip to Florence. Little did she realize that her wish would lead her into impropriety, confusion, and passion
Trading places by John Landis( visu )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 1,170 libraries worldwide
The rich Duke Brothers wager on whether a born loser like Billy Ray Valentine, a hustler from the ghetto, can become as successful as Winthorpe, a wealthy investment executive, if put in the proper environment--and would a prig like Winthorpe turn to a life of crime if he were to lose it all
A doll's house by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( visu )
8 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 1,028 libraries worldwide
"Torvald and Nora Helmer have been married for eight years and, on the surface at least, their marriage seems exceptionally happy; they have three children, a comfortable home and a healthy income. But when Kristine Linde, an old school friend of Nora's, a widow, penniless but independent-minded, arrives in town and calls on Nora, she gradually discovers that all is not as tranquil and well-ordered as it seems. From the pen of brilliant late 19th Century playwright, Henrik Ibsen, comes this timeless drama about the battle of the sexes. It is widely considered to be one of the first truly feminist works and is still performed and taught everywhere in the world"
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 773 libraries worldwide
"At the court of Chancery, the Jarndyce and Jarndyce case grinds on for years with no end in sight. Entangled in the lawsuit are a growing number of innocent victims: Ada Clare and Richard Carstone, whose inheritance is gradually being devoured by legal costs; Esther Summerson, a child with mysterious parentage; and even Jo, the destitute little crossing-sweeper. As the case staggers onward, yet more people become embroiled in the furious legal battle, including the proud Lady Dedlock, who finds herself persecuted by the menacing lawyer Tulkinghorn, then hunted by the determined Inspector Bucket, one of the first detectives to appear in English literature. A savage, but often comic, indictment of a society that is rotten to the core ..."--Container
A child's Christmas in Wales by Dylan Thomas( visu )
22 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 743 libraries worldwide
We journey back in time to join Geraint in his exploits and adventures in the small Welsh village, sharing enchanting moments of humor, sadness and magic as he tells his grandson of Christmas past
"Noises off--" ( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 580 libraries worldwide
Slapstick comedy about a group of second-rate actors rehearsing a Broadway-bound play. When they finally get their performances right, everything else starts going wrong!
Richard Adams's Watership down ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 578 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
Maurice by James Ivory( visu )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and German and held by 567 libraries worldwide
E.M. Forrester's story of two Edwardian-era Cambridge students that fall in love, but must make difficult choices between abiding by British society's strict norms regarding homosexuality and following through on their feelings
Robin and Marian by Richard Lester( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
The legend of Robin Hood continues when Robin and Little John return from the Crusades under the command of King Richard the Lionheart. But when Richard is accidently slain, the mad King John assumes the throne and Robin regroups the members of his old Sherwood Forest band
John LeCarré's A murder of quality ( visu )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 419 libraries worldwide
George Smiley goes to the aid of his former colleague, Ailsa Brimley after she receives a letter from a woman predicting her own murder and naming her husband as the killer. After the woman is found dead, they uncover secret societies, sexual abuse, and a mysterious boy
The Henrik Ibsen collection ( visu )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
This collection includes adaptations of Henrik Ibsen's work and features performances from lauded actors such as Anthony Hopkins and Charles Dance
September by Woody Allen( visu )
32 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 389 libraries worldwide
During late September, in Vermont, a group of people gather for a quiet week-end. But by the end of the week-end their hopes, dreams and fears are exposed, and the thin threads that hold their lives together are bared and begin to unravel. They pick up the pieces and make a new start
Bad timing by Nicolas Roeg( visu )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Alex is a cold, distant, fiercely intellectual research psychiatrist from New York, teaching in Vienna. Milena, an Army brat, has wandered back through the countries she was raised in to find herself there, too. They meet at a party, are immediately attracted to each other, and fall quickly into a sexually obsessive relationship. Milena has a husband across the border named Stefan, and a drinking problem. This does not make Alex very happy. Their relationship becomes a fight for power, waged with manipulation, drugs, despair, need, and lust, and it is never clear if there is any real 'winner'
The adventures of Indiana Jones ( visu )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
In Raiders of the lost ark, archaeologist-cum-soldier of fortune, Indiana Jones gets pitted against Nazis hoping to locate and seize the Biblical Ark of the Covenant -- an artifact of immeasurable value and the reputed source of unlimited power. In Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, after barely escaping a raging Shanghai nightclub brawl, Indy crash-lands into the wilds of India where he undercovers a sinister scheme that has enslaved a remote village's children in a fortress-like mine. In Indiana Jones and the last crusade, after Nazis kidnap Indy's father, the foremost authority on the Holy Grail, an artifact reputed to have the power to give and take life, Indy inches through rat-filled catacombs, battles Nazis in biplane dogfights, and braves the firepower of unstoppable tanks in order to find his father and the Grail
The Bourne identity by Robert Ludlum( visu )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
He goes by the name of Jason Bourne, but he doesn't know who he really is, nor why he is so good at killing with cold-blooded efficiency, but he does know that some people will do anything to gun him down before he uncovers the mystery of his identity
The razor's edge by John Byrum( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 344 libraries worldwide
In 1918, Larry Darrell returns home from World War I disillusioned with his materialistic society. The quest for inner peace leads Larry to reject his rich fiancee, Isabel, and go searching for truth in the Himalayas. But, Larry learns that the path to enlightenment is as painful and narrow as treading the sharp edge of a razor
Bleak house by Charles Dickens( visu )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Denholm Elliot and Diana Rigg star in Charles Dickens' biting social commentary on the justice system of 19th century England. The infamous Jarndyce case has been dragging through the courts for years, ruining lives and leaving entire families devastated. John Jarndyce (Elliot), a good-natured country gentleman, refuses to let it control his life. But one of his wards is not so fortunate. Like so many before him, the young man gets caught up in the labrynthine suit and the intrigue that surrounds it. A powerful tale of greed and social decay
Zulu dawn ( visu )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
This story recounts the defeat of the British forces at the hands of a 25,000 strong and relentlessly determined Zulu army
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Elliot, Denholm
Elliott, Denholm Mitchell.
Elliott, Denholm Mitchell, 1922-1992
English (259)
German (12)
French (6)
Spanish (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Dutch (2)
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