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Hardwicke, Cedric 1893-1964

Overview
Works: 377 works in 1,152 publications in 8 languages and 20,995 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  History  Juvenile works  Epic films  Animated films  Children's films  Historical films  Religious films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, Author, Costume designer, Narrator, Singer, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( visu )
33 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 2,971 libraries worldwide
Filmed in Egypt and the Sinai with one of the biggest sets ever constructed for a motion picture, this epic tells the story of the life of Moses. Once favored in the Pharaoh's household, Moses turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom
Richard III by William Shakespeare( visu )
56 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 1,567 libraries worldwide
Begins by recapitulating the final scene of Henry IV, Part III with Edward IV being crowned king. In the background of the celebration, Richard jealously views the proceedings. Soon afterward, Edward IV is murdered, drowned in a vat of wine. Richard becomes king and, after proceeding with a succession of intrigues and duplicities, he finds his kingdom in dire peril, set upon by Henry Tudor and mustering a final defense for his realm at the Battle of Bosworth. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
45 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,401 libraries worldwide
Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life--and a bank account that's strictly low-life
The hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo( visu )
46 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,326 libraries worldwide
Academy award winner Charles Laughton stars as Quasimodo, the deformed bell-ringer of Notre Dame and Maureen O'Hara is Esmeralda, the beautiful gypsy he adores
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,144 libraries worldwide
In this adaptation of Jules Verne's classic adventure novel, David Niven portrays Phineas Fogg, the very embodiment of 19th-century British propriety and unflappability, who wagers that he can circle the globe in 80 days, thanks to such relatively recent innovations as locomotives and steamships. Having staked his entire fortune on this bet, he gathers his butler, Passepartout (Mexican star Cantinflas), and sets out for Paris, the first stop on his whirlwind journey. Along the way, the travelers have numerous misadventures
Rope by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
38 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
Two friends strangle a college classmate and then proceed to invite his family and friends to dinner after they stuff the body inside a trunk to be used for the dining table. One of the guests, their teacher, suspects foul play. Based on the real-life Leopold-Loeb murder, Hitchcock's study of total mise-en-scene construction was shot entirely on a single sound stage
Richard III ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 920 libraries worldwide
Begins by recapitulating the final scene of Henry IV, Part III with Edward IV being crowned king. In the background of the celebration, Richard jealously views the proceedings. Soon afterwards, Edward IV is murdered, drowned in a vat of wine. Richard becomes king and, after proceeding with a succession of intrigues and duplicities, he finds his kingdom in dire peril, set upon by Henry Tudor and mustering a final defense for his realm at the Battle of Bosworth. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( visu )
9 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 867 libraries worldwide
A Martian spacecraft lands near the small southern California city of Linda Rosa. Disaster ensues
H.G. Wells' Things to come by H. G Wells( visu )
69 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 691 libraries worldwide
After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest
The Desert Fox : the story of Rommel by Henry Hathaway( visu )
27 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 659 libraries worldwide
Rommel was a brilliant military tactician. Unfortunately, Adolph Hitler thought that he too was a military genius and demands more of Rommel than he's able to provide. Rommel incurs Hitler's wrath by retreating in North Africa, but since Rommel is a war hero he is virtually "untouchable". Rommel joins in a plot to assassinate the Fuhrer. The attempt fails, and Rommel's complicity is discovered. He is given a choice: either face a horrible death by torture or commit suicide. Rommel opts for the latter. The official story given to the press is that Rommel died heroically of his war wounds
The invisible man : the legacy collection by James Whale( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
A scientist discovers how to make himself invisible but can't reverse the process. He realizes with terror that he has become a prisoner of his unseen self, and this unbearable state drives him to madness and murder
Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens( visu )
47 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 423 libraries worldwide
This adaptation of Dickens's classic novel is known for its fine production values and strong storyline, though the plot is necessarily compressed from the convoluted original. Derek Bond stars in the title role
Les misérables ( visu )
12 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and German and held by 353 libraries worldwide
Jean Valjean is a young man accused of stealing. He escapes prison and spends the rest of his life miserable and being chased by one man: a policeman named Valert
King Solomon's Mines ( visu )
37 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Adventurer Allan Quartermain leads a party in search of both a missing English aristocrat and King Solomon's Mines
H.G. Wells' things to come ( visu )
6 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and German and held by 315 libraries worldwide
"Skipping through time, Things to come bears witness to world war, disease, dictatorship and finally utopia. Conceived, written and overseen by Wells himself as an adaptation of his own work."
Poetry of Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1955 and 1995 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Lured by Douglas Sirk( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
A serial killer terrorizes London by luring women into meeting with him through the personal ads in the newspaper and taunting the police with gruesome poems
Helen of Troy by John Twist( visu )
11 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 282 libraries worldwide
The Iliad's story of the Trojan War told from the Trojans viewpoint. This epic film from 1956 was directed by Robert Wise
The emperor waltz ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court: musical version of Mark Twain's humorous novel about a turn-of-the-century blacksmith who is knocked unconscious and awakens in sixth-century Camelot
The twilight zone ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often have a wicked sense of humor and are filled with unexpected twists. Includes a bonus episode of American Masters profiling Rod Serling
 
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Alternative Names
Cedric Hardwicke acteur britannique
Cedric Hardwicke attore britannico
Cedric Hardwicke britischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler sowie Filmregisseur und Filmproduzent
Cedric Hardwicke Brits acteur (1893-1964)
Hardwicke, Cedric 1893-1964 Sir
Hardwicke, Cedric, Sir 1893-1964
Hardwicke, Cedric Webotes.
Hardwicke, Cedric Webster 1893-1964
Hardwicke, Cedrick 1893-1964 Sir
Hardwicke, Cedrick, Sir 1893-1964
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