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MacKinnon, Gillies

Works: 108 works in 295 publications in 6 languages and 5,343 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television cop shows  Television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television crime shows  War films 
Roles: Director, tld, Performer, Author, Film editor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Publications about Gillies MacKinnon
Publications by Gillies MacKinnon
Most widely held works about Gillies MacKinnon
Most widely held works by Gillies MacKinnon
A simple twist of fate ( visu )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 525 libraries worldwide
When a local politician attempts to come between a single dad and his adopted daughter, they fight to remain a family, and the bond between father and daughter is strengthened
The Last of the Blonde Bombshells ( visu )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 488 libraries worldwide
"One has lost her marbles, another is dead. A third is in prison, a fourth the worse for liquor. A fifth has sworn off the devil's music and the sixth - Elizabeth - is daydreaming about reforming the band. As a teenager in the war years, Elizabeth was a sax-player with the Blond Bombshells, until a scandal blew the band apart. But now, some five decades later, encouraged by patrik, an old rogue from her youth, she sets off in search of the survivors with a dream of recreating their former glories. --"Container
George Gently ( visu )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
A former Scotland Yard sleuth now tracking murders in Britain's North Country, George Gently (Tony nominee Martin Shaw) is an old-time copper in the rapidly changing 1960s. In these two feature-length mysteries, Gentry and Bacchus investigate the suspicious death of an ex-informant facing a seemingly hopeless future, as well as the murder of a young woman poised on the brink of an exciting new chapter in her life
George Gently ( visu )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
Actor Martin Shaw stars as the principled detective George Gently in these four feature-length mysteries. These dramas unfold against the beautiful backdrop of rural Britain during the tumultuous 1960s. Based on the long-running series of books by Alan Hunter
Above suspicion ( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
On her first day on the job, rookie detective Anna Travis throws up at a crime scene and faints at a postmortem. Does she have what it takes to succeed in what's still mostly a man's world? Above Suspicion: For eight years, someone has been murdering women, following the same brutal ritual each time. The Red Dahlia: A young woman's body is found by the Thames, horribly mutilated and drained of blood
Tara Road by Maeve Binchy( visu )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 417 libraries worldwide
Marilyn Vine's idyllic life in Connecticut is devastated by the tragic death of her only son, Dale, during his 15th birthday party. 3,000 miles away, Ria Lynch's marriage comes to a stunningly abrupt end in Dublin, Ireland, when husband Danny reveals that he is leaving her for his pregnant mistress, Bernadette. An accidental phone call brings these two otherwise unrelated women together and, in their mutual need for space and time alone, they agree to a two-month house exchange. In swapping homes, both women slowly find healing and strength through new surroundings and the kindness of others and gradually learn to accept the reality of their changed lives
Above suspicion ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
"Freshly promoted DI Anna Travis reunites with DCS James Langton to investigate the murder of a former police officer. The dead man was Langton's friend, and the detectives soon learn the case is much bigger than they first believed. A drug found at the scene has the chillingly accurate street name 'Drop Dead, ' and the notorious criminal behind the drug might be someone who no longer exists."--Container
The playboys by Gillies MacKinnon( visu )
17 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
A magical romance about the effect a ragtag troupe has on an Irish village - especially on a strong-willed unwed mother guarding the secret of her child's paternity
The village ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Discover the life and memories of one man in one village during the whole 20th century
Castles in the sky ( visu )
4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
A moving and inspiring factual drama about the pioneering work on radar by a little know team of scientists in the run up to the Second World War. On 26 February 1935, Robert Watson-Watt demonstrated for the first time that aircraft could be detected by bouncing radio waves off them. By the time the war began in 1939, radar stations were dotted along the British coast, tracking aircraft at distances of 100 miles away
Regeneration by Gillies MacKinnon( visu )
49 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 210 libraries worldwide
In the midst of WWI, Edinburgh's Craiglockhart Hospital is crowded with traumatized soldiers scarred by the horrors of battle. Dr. William Rivers, the hospital psychiatrist who hovers on the edge of a nervous breakdown as he attempts to 'cure' the incurable
Behind the lines ( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
As a psychiatrist at a respected Scottish asylum, Dr. Rivers heals shellshocked soldiers so they can be sent back into the trenches. Then he encounters a different kind of patient - a war hero sent to the asylum for publishing an outspoken anti-war pamphlet. As each struggles to cope with the war, the line between patient and doctor begins to blur
Pure ( visu )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Paul slowly begins to realize that his mother is an addict and, with the help of a local waitress, tries to rescue his mother from her boyfriend/dealer
The Commander ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Clare Blake is New Scotland Yard's highest-ranking woman officer. Icy-cool, ambitious but reckless, she lets her personal life bleed into her career, defying convention and risking her reputation. Amanda Burton stars as the female cop who crosses the line in taut police dramas from Prime Suspect creator Lynda La Plante
The history of Mr. Polly ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
The legendary H.G. Wells created this fanciful Victorian tale of Alfred Polly, an ordinary man who, rather than pursuing his dreams, follows a conventional path in life and finds himself desperately unhappy
The escapist ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
After a break-in attempt where his wife is killed, Denis dedicates his life to finding the killer at the expense of being sent to prison himself
Gunpowder, treason and plot ( visu )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Als de mooie, jonge katholieke koningin Mary uit Frankrijk terugkeert om de Schotse troon op te eisen, treft ze een verdeeld, wetteloos land aan waar moord en doodslag hoogtij vieren
Trojan Eddie by Gillies MacKinnon( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
A hustling ex-con is lackey to a larcenous, brutal mobster who rules a group of gypsy travelers. When the aging kingpin chooses to take a child bride, Eddie must act as the hapless go-between. And the girl has a few ideas of her own, which set off a chain of betrayal, infidelity and murder
George Gently ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Inspecteur George Gently en zijn assistent Bacchus onderzoeken moordzaken in Northumberland, jaren zestig van de 20e eeuw
George Gently ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Inspecteur George Gently en zijn assistent Bacchus onderzoeken moordzaken in Northumberland, jaren zestig van de 20e eeuw
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Alternative Names
Gillies MacKinnon britischer Regisseur und Drehbuchautor
Gillies MacKinnon Brits filmregisseur
Gillies MacKinnon regista e sceneggiatore scozzese
Mac Kinnon Gillies
Mac Kinnon, Gillies 1948-
MacKinnon, Giles.
MacKinnon, Giles 1948-
Mc Kinnon Gillies
Mc Kinnon, Gillies 1948-
McKinnon Gillies
McKinnon, Gillies 1948-
Гиллис МакКиннон
گیلیز مک‌کینون فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان اسکاتلندی
맥키넌, 질리스 1948-
English (156)
Spanish (11)
German (1)
French (1)
Chinese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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