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Hawthorne, Nigel

Works: 460 works in 1,333 publications in 7 languages and 30,670 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Comedy films  Animated films  Children's films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Nigel Hawthorne
Publications by Nigel Hawthorne
Publications by Nigel Hawthorne, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Nigel Hawthorne
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( visu )
64 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,533 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the story of a group of enslaved Africans who overcome their captors and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship is seized, the captive Africans are brought to trial in the United States, this is the story of that courtroom battle
The black cauldron by Walt Disney( visu )
20 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 2,326 libraries worldwide
Whoever releases the mysterious Black Cauldron's powers will be invincible! The fearsome Horned King will do anything to possess it, but he is challenged by the most unlikely adversary: a young assistant pig keeper named Taran. With a motley team of the brave Princess Eilonwy, a minstrel named Fflewddur Fflam, and Hen-Wen, a remarkable pig who can predict the future, Taran embarks on a quest to stop the Black Cauldron's evil once and for all
Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans( visu )
29 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,833 libraries worldwide
Of the famous twelve little girls living in two straight lines, the smallest one is fearless Madeline. But something is not right at the boarding school in Paris run by Miss Clavell: the house next door is now the Spanish Embassy, kind Lady Covington has died, and Lord Covington is busily plotting to sell the school! Madeline springs into action - befriending the lonely Spanish boy next door, refusing to eat a chicken she has personally met, and facing down Lord Covington as he escorts a prospective buyer through the school. Madeline's perceptiveness, courage, and willingness to stick to her principles--along with Miss Clavell's calm reserve--allow everyone to face their fears with similar aplomb, to thus save both the day, and the school
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( visu )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Hindi and held by 1,815 libraries worldwide
Beginning with Gandhi's tragic assassination at the hands of a Hindu radical and spiraling back to his life as a young attorney, the film leads us through the critical moments that eventually fashioned young Gandhi into the non-violent pillar of strength he later becomes -- with an indomitable resolve which led to India's independence from Great Britain
The Madness of King George by Nicholas Hytner( visu )
61 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,471 libraries worldwide
Based on the life of King George III this is the story of royal intrigue, sexual indiscretions, backstairs plotting and a battle for power between Parliament and the throne, all occurring while the king is being treated for an unknown illness. Is he actually mad?
Richard III by William Shakespeare( visu )
30 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,256 libraries worldwide
In 1930's Britain, in the wake of a bloody civil war, the younger brother of the new King sets in motion a monstrous scheme to claim the throne for himself. Updated version of Shakespeare's tale
Twelfth night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
Shipwrecked on an unfriendly Illyrian shore, Viola, believing her twin brother is dead, disguises herself in male attire and joins the retinue of the lovesick Duke Orsino
The Barchester Chronicles by Anthony Trollope( visu )
25 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 855 libraries worldwide
The cozy community of Barchester is rocked from its complacency when a crusade against the Church of England's practice of self-enrichment misfires
Twelfth night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare( visu )
47 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and German and held by 825 libraries worldwide
The tale of troublesome twins who win the heart of an entire kingdom
Victoria & Albert by Ron Arad( visu )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 821 libraries worldwide
The moving romantic story of two lovers who create an intimate private world amidst the pomp and politics of the court of St. James. This epic miniseries shows us a Victoria that we have never seen before--not the staid and stately old matron cloaked in black--but a young, passionate, sensual Victoria who takes command of the throne and falls head over heels in love with the dashing German prince who will father her six children
Demolition man by Marco Brambilla( visu )
19 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and French and held by 775 libraries worldwide
A police officer is brought out of suspended animation in prison to pursue an old ultra-violent nemesis who is loose in a non-violent future society
Mapp & Lucia ( visu )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
British humor at its finest! The tale of two formidable ladies as they vie for social supremacy in their provincial 1920s town, which overflows with snootiness, low cunning schemes, and a rivalry that won't end
Call me Claus by Peter Werner( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Lucy is a cranky, volatile producer at a home shopping network in charge of hiring the station's on-air Santa Claus. The "real" Santa, who finds himself at the end of his 200-year contract, must convince Lucy that she is the perfect candidate to fill his shoes
Great classic stories : [22 unabridged classics] ( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
Reginald on house parties / Saki - The Sphinx without a secret / Oscar Wilde -- Tobermory / Saki -- On being idle / Jerome K. Jerome -- For better or worse / W.W. Jacobs -- The model millionaire / Oscar Wilde -- The garden of truth / E. Nesbit -- The cat that walked by himself / Rudyard Kipling -- The girl from Arles / Alphonse Daudet -- Mr. & Mrs. Dove / Katherine Mansfield -- Georgie Porgie / Rudyard Kipling -- Caterpillars / E.F. Benson -- Lost hearts / M.R. James -- Ship to Tarshish / John Buchan -- The tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe -- The man of the night / Edgar Wallace -- Dr. Heidegger's experiment / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- B 24 / Arthur Conan Doyle -- Pat Hobby & Orson Welles / F. Scott Fitzgerald - Mad / Guy de Maupassant -- The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe -- The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs
Tartuffe by Molière( visu )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Clutching ever-present rosary beads, shifting uncomfortably within the hairshirt he wears for continual penance--and always eyeing the women as they pass--Tartuffe, Molière's master of unctuous evil, insinuates himself into a wealthy Parisian household, and turns it into wickedly funny pandemonium
Richard Adams's Watership down ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
A faithful big-screen adaptation of Richard Adams's classic British dystopian novel about a community of rabbits seeking safety and happiness after their warren comes under terrible threat
Mapp & Lucia ( visu )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
British humor at its finest! The tale of two formidable ladies as they vie for social supremacy in their provincial 1920s town, which overflows with snootiness, low cunning schemes, and a rivalry that won't end
Murder in the mews by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 345 libraries worldwide
In this Agatha Christie tale Inspector Japp and Hercule Poirot are called to 14 Bardsley Gardens Mews to investigate a mysterious case of murder disguised as suicide
The object of my affection by Nicholas Hytner( visu )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and German and held by 340 libraries worldwide
A young woman falls in love with her new roommate even though he's gay and lovers her purely as a friend. When she becomes pregnant, she realizes she'd rather raise her child with him rather than with her boyfriend-- a decision that forces the threesome to explore the fine line between love, sex and friendship
Straight face by Nigel Hawthorne( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
"In this autobiography - written throughout his long battle with cancer - Nigel gives the most compelling, entertaining, and intimate portrait of his life." "A naturally private man, he uncovers the many tensions which lay behind keeping his straight face - from the childhood unease he experienced with an eccentric father to his harsh schooling in South Africa and the intrusive media 'outing' in the run-up to the Oscar ceremony for The Madness of King George." "When he left South Africa for England as a young man, his success as an actor was never assured and owed much to a determination which saw him through the rigours of repertory stage management, understudy roles, and cleaning jobs until he won his biggest theatrical break in Joan Littlewood's production of Oh, What a Lovely War. His major triumph in the RSC's Privates on Parade led to even greater international success as Sir Humphrey Appleby in television's Yes, Minister." "Success in relationships was late arriving too. It was only when Nigel met production manager Trevor Bentham in 1978 that he finally found the happiness and stability he longed for, and to which he attributes the rest of his phenemonal career." "Completed only a few days before he died, Nigel Hawthorne's honest and witty autobiography is a moving testament to this most courageous, brilliant and self-effacing of actors."--Jacket
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Hawthorne, Nigel Barnard 1929-2001
Nigel Hawthorne acteur britannique
Nigel Hawthorne actor britànic
Nigel Hawthorne actor británico
Nigel Hawthorne aktor brytyjski
Nigel Hawthorne attore inglese
Nigel Hawthorne brit színész
Nigel Hawthorne britischer Schauspieler
Nigel Hawthorne British actor
Nigel Hawthorne britisk skodespelar
Nigel Hawthorne britisk skuespiller
Nigel Hawthorne Brits acteur
Nigel Hawthorne britský herec
Nigel Hawthorne brittisk skådespelare
Νάιτζελ Χόθορν
Найджъл Хоторн
Хоторн, Найджел
נייג'ל הות'ורן
נייג'ל הות'ורן שחקן בריטי
نايجل هوثورن
نايجل هوثورن ممثل بريطاني
نایجل هاثورن بازیگر بریتانیایی
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German (17)
French (10)
Spanish (8)
Italian (4)
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