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Bolam, James 1935-

Overview
Works: 332 works in 753 publications in 1 language and 11,861 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television cop shows  Television series  Detective and mystery television programs  Made-for-TV movies  History  Televised plays  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 822.33
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Publications about James Bolam
Publications by James Bolam
Most widely held works by James Bolam
As you like it by William Shakespeare( visu )
48 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,756 libraries worldwide
Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play, a pastoral romance set in the Forest of Arden in medieval France where, after the overthrowing of Duke Senior by his tyrannical brother, Senior's daughter Rosalind disguises herself as a man and sets out to find her banished father while also counseling her clumsy suitor Orlando in the art of wooing
In celebration by David Storey( visu )
15 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 506 libraries worldwide
When three brother return home for their parent's 40th wedding aniversary, both old and new hostilities come to the surface
New tricks ( visu )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
The hit British crime series returns with new mysteries. Aging cops and traditional sleuthing trump high-tech gadgets and modern criminology. As one of the most-watched shows on British television, New Tricks features strong writing, wry humor, and a splendid cast
New tricks ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 485 libraries worldwide
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New tricks ( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
With old-school detective work and a little state-of-the-art forensics, the veterans unearth a range of baffling crimes, including the murder of a lawyer, a racially motivated attack on an Asian bride, and a mysterious unidentified human torso. Includes the complete 8-episode second season
New tricks ( visu )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
"Superintendent Sandra Pullman ... heads a team of aging detectives pulled out of retirement for a job they're uniquely qualified to do: tackle cold cases--some of them decades old"--Container
New tricks by Amanda Redman( visu )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
New Tricks follows a team of semi-retired and somewhat curmudgeonly detectives as they reinvestigate cold cases. The fifth season returns with more sharp writing, dry humor, and engrossing mysteries. Guest stars include Claire Bloom, James Fox, David Troughton, and Ronald Pickup. Includes bonus behind-the-scenes featurette
New tricks ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
The hit British crime series returns with new mysteries. Aging cops and traditional sleuthing trump high-tech gadgets and modern criminology. As one of the most-watched shows on British television, New Tricks features strong writing, wry humor, and a splendid cast
New tricks ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Superintendent Sandra Pullman leads the unsolved crimes unit of the Metropolitan Police. Her team includes three aging former detectives lured out of retirement. Can a curmudgeonly trio of crime busters learn new tricks to crack tough crimes? Or are old-fashioned hunches and footwork still best?
New tricks by Alun Armstrong( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Detective Superintendent Sandra Pullman leads a motley crew of retired cops who solve cold cases. Includes all eight episodes from the fourth season
Shades of darkness ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Delves into the world of the supernatural with six bizarre, inexplicable, and frightening ghost stories as told by some of the greatest mystery authors of all time
The Beiderbecke affair ( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
It never occurs to Trevor that dishy blondes don't usually sell jazz records door-to-door. He orders a set of Bix Beiderbecke LPs but receives the wrong items. While trying to locate the missing music, he and his girlfriend, Jill, stumble upon black market goods in a church basement, secret meetings in a parking lot. They find corruption at the highest levels. Helping them out are a couple of friends, an overzealous police officer, an elderly snoop, and a town planner with a drawer full of incriminating files
Helen Mirren at the BBC ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
The apple cart: The king must match wits with an unruly mistress and a cabinet wanting a constitutional monarchy
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
In this dramatization of the damaging physical and psychological effects of political ambition on those who seek power for its own sake, a brave Scottish general named Macbeth receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland so, consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his unscrupulous wife, he murders King Duncan and claims the Scottish throne for himself. He and his wife embark on a guilt-ridden reign of terror but, haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, the two descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
New tricks ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
For eight years, the old dogs of the Unsolved Crime and Open Case Squad--veteran detectives Jack Halford (James Bolam, The Beiderbecke Affair), Brian Lane (Alun Armstrong, Garrow's Law), and Gerry Standing (Dennis Waterman, The Sweeney)--have been a close-knit team. Led by Detective Superintendent Sandra Pullman (Amanda Redman, Sexy Beast)their beautiful, younger boss, they have solved cold cases with classic policing skills and easy camaraderie. Before long, Sandra finds a replacement in retired detective Steve McAndrew. A chatty, enthusiastic Scot, Steve treads on toes but gives the hit British series a "charm injection."
To kill a king ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
1645: After years of civil war, King Charles I is overthrown and two heroes have emerged-- Lord General Thomas Fairfax and his best friend and deputy General Oliver Cromwell. Their friendship is threatened when Fairfax and his wife conspire to return the King to power, and Cromwell instead orders his execution, seizing control. His armies spread violence and fear throughout the country, and Fairfax realizes Cromwell must be stopped, and their bond as two comrades-at-arms irreparably broken
 
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Alternative Names
Bolam, James 1938-
James Bolam attore inglese
James Bolam britisk skodespelar
James Bolam britisk skuespiller
James Bolam Brits acteur
James Bolam brittisk skådespelare
James Bolam brytyjski aktor
Джеймс Болэм
ג'יימס בולאם שחקן אנגלי
جیمز بولام بازیگر بریتانیایی
Languages
English (128)
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