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Capaldi, Peter

Overview
Works: 195 works in 386 publications in 3 languages and 10,176 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Detective and mystery stories  History  Television comedies  Television programs  Spy stories 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Scenarist, Director, Author, Film editor, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Peter Capaldi
Publications by Peter Capaldi
Most widely held works about Peter Capaldi
 
Most widely held works by Peter Capaldi
World War Z by Marc Forster( visu )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,886 libraries worldwide
Former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane travels the globe in an effort to eliminate the zombie pandemic that is endangering the existence of humanity
In the loop by Armando Iannucci( visu )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,156 libraries worldwide
When Britain's Secretary Of State For International Development Simon Foster states, in the midst of a radio interview, that a war in the Middle East in "unforeseeable," it doesn't follow his government's "line" on events. The problem is that war is not unforeseeable, what with America itching to invade somewhere in the Middle East and the British government loyally following. Unfortunately, Foster suspects nothing about the firestorm to follow. By the next day, Foster is the target of the Prime Minister's director of communications Malcolm Tucker, and the focus of attention for anti-war American diplomat Karen Clarke. After US General George Miller and State Department hawk Linton Barwick jump into the mix, Foster's mountain of an ill-chosen remark turns into a series of festering molehills. In the end, one thing is clear: grave matters involving global power cannot be separated from the pettiness of democratic governance, which is impelled by careerism, vanity, moral compromise and--at least in London--by ear-singeing profanity
The fifth estate by Bill Condon( visu )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 902 libraries worldwide
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg team up to become underground watchdogs of the very powerful. They create a platform that allows whistleblowers to anonymously leak covert data. But when Assange and Berg gain access to the biggest trove of confidential intelligence documents in U.S. history, they battle each other and a defining question of our time: what are the costs of keeping secrets in a free society, and what are the costs of exposing them?
Doctor Who ( visu )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Orbiting a quiet backwater planet, the massed forces of the universe's deadliest species gather, drawn to a mysterious message that echoes out to the stars. And amongst them, The Doctor. Rescuing Clara from a family Christmas dinner, the Time Lord and his best friend must learn what this enigmatic signal means for his own fate and that of the universe
Torchwood ( visu )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
The Torchwood team is faced with their fiercest threats to date - one which throws the future of Torchwood and the entire human race spiraling into danger. They battle against the odds but do they stand a chance of saving mankind?
The hour ( visu )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Season two rejoins the Hour team in 1957 where we are introduced to new characters. With the advent of the space race and the threat of nuclear war looming, Britain grapples with an era of unprecedented scientific advancement, economic opportunity and cultural change
The musketeers ( visu )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
On the streets of seventeenth century Paris, law and order is an idea more than a reality. In addition to being King Louis XIII's personal bodyguards, Athos, Aramis, Porthos, and their new friend D'Artagnan, stand resolutely for social justice, honor, valor, love, and for the thrill of it all. They must fight to maintain order and protect their King and Queen against the worst intentions of the ruthless Cardinal Richelieu and his secret weapon, Milady
Modigliani by Mick Davis( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Brings to life the artistic genius Amedeo Modigliani's story of tragic love, rivalry, and excess in the midst of art history's golden age when greats like Picasso, Rivera, Cocteau, and Modigliani held court in the salons of post-WWI Paris
Fortysomething ( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Maybe it's when you can't remember exactly where your wife works--or whether she works at all. Or when your children have a more active sex life than you do. Or maybe it's when you start to hear the unspoken thoughts inside other people's heads. Paul Slippery is an anxiety-ridden British doctor suffering from all those symptoms and more. His wife has embarked on a new career and perhaps an extramarital affair or two. His three oversexed sons mock him without mercy. And at work he's tangled in red tape and tormented by a flaky colleague. Forthysomething turns the fears and foibles of middle age into high comedy of the kookiest kind
Witch hunt by Ian Rankin( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Witch is a terrorist - one of the best - but this job is going to test even her to the very limit. This time her cold calculation may desert her just when she needs it most. On her tail are three very different detectives - one woman, two men. Two are at the beginning of their careers, while one is staking a lifetime's experience on tracking Witch down
Doctor Who ( visu )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 314 libraries worldwide
The newly regenerated Doctor and his companion, Clara, travel across time and space
The lair of the white worm ( visu )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
The Lair of the White Worm tells the story of a woman who worships a pagan god, the White Worm. When a party of unsuspecting people visit her castle, she works her unique charms on one of the guests to use her as a sacrifice to the snake!
Pinochet's last stand ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
In 1973, Gen. Pinochet overtook Chile in a violent coup. In 1998 came the surprise arrest of the former Chilean dictator for crimes against humanity. Armed with a diplomatic passport and apparent immunity, the retired general visited Great Britain for a vacation that was to forever change his life -- and the prospects for dictators across the globe. Amnesty International spearheaded the long-awaited arrest with help from the Spanish and British governments, but faced a pro-Pinochet publicity campaign masterminded by one of the dictator's few allies, former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. As the dissenting faction pushed for an extradition trail, 500 days passed with Pinochet held under house arrest in an exclusive suburban London community
The thick of it ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the blunders of the fictitious Department of Social Affairs and Citizenship, a government department barely registering on the national radar. In this Ministry, every announcement is followed by a whirlwind of u-turns, every policy is a scramble and every mishap is met with abuse from the Prime Minister's policy enforcer
The crow road by Ian Banks( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Prentice is searching for his long lost uncle who disappeared without a trace. When he discovers clues on a computer disc containing some of his uncle's notes to a novel, he embarks on a complex journey through his family's secretive past. No matter how shocking or dangerous his quest becomes, he is determined to find the answers and solve what turns out to be a ghastly mystery
Doctor Who ( visu )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
When the Doctor arrives in Victorian London he finds a dinosaur rampant in the Thames and a spate of deadly spontaneous combustions. Who is the new Doctor and will Clara's friendship survive as they embark on a terrifying mission into the heart of an alien conspiracy?
The nativity ( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
The miraculous story of Mary begins with a young, innocent girl, completely unaware of the monumental role she will play in history. She is to marry the humble carpenter Joseph. Suddenly, her world is upended when she learns that she is carrying the son of God. She and Joseph travel to Bethlehem, while a shepherd in the field has a miraculous visitation and wise men watching the movements of the stars realize that an ancient prophecy is about to be fulfilled
Prime suspect 3 ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Superintendent of Detectives Jane Tennison must solve the savage murder of a young boy burned alive
Paradise postponed --and its sequel Titmuss regained ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Leslie Titmuss has never quite fit in among the denizens of Rapstone Village. Socially awkward and hailing from a humble background, he nonetheless aspires to the highest levels of society. He is ready to do whatever it takes to get there. For much of his life, Titmuss was taken under the wing of the kindly Reverend Simcox. This caused little concern for the clergyman's sons - that is, until their father dies and Titmuss inherits the family fortune. Follows the families' history from WWII to the height of the Thatcher era
Komodo, secrets of the dragon ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Get up close and personal with one of the planet's most fearsome predators. The most dangerous lizard in the world, with a powerful set of jaws used to rip prey apart, may actually have a secret weapon, extremely poisonous venom. This film follows scientist Bryan Fry's quest to truly understand this dragon's deadly bite, beyond its ripping teeth
 
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English (106)
German (1)
French (1)
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