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Woodeson, Nicholas

Overview
Works: 51 works in 94 publications in 2 languages and 6,556 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Spy films  Action and adventure films  History  Detective and mystery television programs  Crime films  Television programs  Biographical films  Historical films  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Nicholas Woodeson
Publications by Nicholas Woodeson
Most widely held works by Nicholas Woodeson
Rome ( visu )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,126 libraries worldwide
In the year 44 B.C., Julius Caesar has been assassinated and civil war threatens to destroy the Republic. In the void left by Caesar's demise, egos clash and numerous players jockey for position. The brutally ambitious Mark Antony attempts to solidify his power, aligning himself with Atia, but coming to blows with her cunning son Octavian, who has been anointed in Caesar's will as his only son and heir. Meanwhile, Titus Pullo attempts to pull his friend Lucius Vorenus out of the darkness that has engulfed his soul in the wake of personal tragedy
Conspiracy by Frank Pierson( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,076 libraries worldwide
On January 20, 1942, 15 German officials attended a conference at Wannsee - on the outskirts of Berlin. The meeting comprised of mid-ranking SS commanders and a variety of government ministers. The meeting was organized by SS Major Adolf Eichmann under the direction of Chief of Security Reinhard Heydrich. It was a polite conference, but under this thin veneer of manners lay an evil intent. By the end of the meeting, the fate of six million lives would be decided and the shape of the world would be altered forever
Rome by Michael Apted( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,001 libraries worldwide
Four hundred years after the founding of the Republic, Rome is the wealthiest city in the world, a cosmopolitan metropolis of one million people, epicenter of a sprawling empire. The Republic was founded on principles of shared power and fierce personal competition, never allowing one man to seize absolute control. But now, those foundations are crumbling, eaten away by corruption and excess. After eight years of war, soldiers Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo unwittingly become entwined in the historical events of ancient Rome
Hannah Arendt by Margarethe von Trotta( visu )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 749 libraries worldwide
A biopic of Hannah Arendt, the influential German-Jewish philosopher and political theorist. Arendt's reporting on the 1961 trial of ex-Nazi Adolf Eichmann in The New Yorker, controversial both for her portrayal of Eichmann and the Jewish councils, introduced her now-famous concept of the "Banality of Evil." Using footage from the actual Eichmann trial and weaving a narrative that spans three countries, the director von Trotta beautifully turns the often invisible passion for thought into immersive, dramatic cinema. An Official Selection at the Toronto International and New York Jewish Film Festivals, Hannah Arendt also co-stars Klaus Pohl as philosopher Martin Heidegger, Nicolas Woodeson as New Yorker editor William Shawn, and two-time Oscar Nominee Janet McTeer (Albert Nobbs) as novelist Mary McCarthy--adapted from the from Zeitgeist Films web page
Topsy-turvy by Mike Leigh( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Brings the world of Gilbert and Sullivan to life as a dramatization of the staging of the duo's legendary 1885 comic opera, The Mikado. The world-famous Victorian librettist and composer, along with their troupe of temperamental actors, must battle personal and professional demons while mounting this major production becomes an epic about the harsh realities of creative expression
Foyle's war ( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
With the end of World War II slowly but inevitably approaching, DCS Christopher Foyle and his fellow citizens learn the price of victory and face a peace that will transform their lives in unexpected ways
William Shakespeare's The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
The dissolute Sir John Falstaff plans to seduce Mistress Ford and Mistress Page, two "Merry wives of Windsor", thereby gaining access to their husbands' wealth
The glorious romantics : a poetic return to the regency ( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
From a collection of poetry from John Keats, Lord Bryon and Percy Bysshe Shelley
The Helen West casebook by Frances Fyfield( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
A crown prosecutor, Helen West struggles to find justice for those wronged as well as keep her own messy life in order
Skyfall by Sam Mendes( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. When MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost
The man who knew too little by Ai mi er( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
An American gets a ticket for an audience participation game in London, then gets involved in a case of mistaken identity. As an international plot unravels around him, he thinks it's all part of the act
Red riding ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Veteran police officer, Peter Hunter, is called in to tackle the baffling mystery of the Yorkshire Ripper that has confounded the local law enforcement for years. Hunter soon finds that the only thing more challenging than catching the Ripper is getting his fellow officers to investigate the corruption he believes is at the heart of the case
Foyle's war ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
DCS Christopher Foyle investigates wartime crimes in the English coastal town of Hastings. With the end of World War II slowly but inevitably approaching, Foyle and his fellow citizens learn the price of victory and face a peace that will transform their lives in unexpected ways. October 1944: At a psychiatric clinic treating troubled soldiers, the investigation of a doctor's murder turns up no shortage of suspects among the patients and staff. It also complicates Foyle's friendship with Dr. Josef Novak, the Polish refugee who heads the clinic
The lottery of birth ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
"Do you shape the world or does the world shape you? Is freedom something we are born with or something we must work to attain? Offering a torrent of mind-expanding ideas and information THE LOTTERY OF BIRTH is going to make you think again about what it means to be free. Drawing on the best minds in philosophy, history, psychology, physics and economics, it employs decades of evidence to interrogate what we are, where we are and where we want to be. From birth onwards our minds are a battleground of competing forces. The outcome of this battle determines the society we create. This is a film about the cultural, educational, political and commercial forces that shape our identities, often in ways that limit both our personal and political freedom. Whether you're into philosophy, economics or simply being a better person than you were born to be, you can't afford to miss this film. THE LOTTERY OF BIRTH is the first film in a groundbreaking new three-part documentary series: CREATING FREEDOM. The series as a whole explores the most urgent questions of power, control and freedom in modern democracies ..."--Mangu.TV website
Robert and Elizabeth Browning ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
One of the most celebrated of literary romances is explored in the setting of an apartment on Wimpole Street, as distinguished actor Jack Gwillim, Jill Tanner, and Nicholas Woodeson perform poems by Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Foyle's war ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Detective Chief Superintendent Christopher Foyle works in the English town of Hastings. As World War II tears the social fabric of this once quiet coastal community, Foyle investigates crimes the conflict has fostered the home front
Hannah Arendt ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
A biopic of Hannah Arendt, the influential German-Jewish philosopher and political theorist. Arendt's reporting on the 1961 trial of ex-Nazi Adolf Eichmann in The New Yorker, controversial both for her portrayal of Eichmann and the Jewish councils, introduced her now-famous concept of the "Banality of Evil." Using footage from the actual Eichmann trial and weaving a narrative that spans three countries, the director von Trotta beautifully turns the often invisible passion for thought into immersive, dramatic cinema. An Official Selection at the Toronto International and New York Jewish Film Festivals, Hannah Arendt also co-stars Klaus Pohl as philosopher Martin Heidegger, Nicolas Woodeson as New Yorker editor William Shawn, and two-time Oscar Nominee Janet McTeer (Albert Nobbs) as novelist Mary McCarthy--adapted from the from Zeitgeist Films web page
Foyle's war ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
With the end of World War II slowly but inevitably approaching, DCS Christopher Foyle and his fellow citizens learn the price of victory and face a peace that will transform their lives in unexpected ways
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
"The dissolute Sir John Falstaff plans to seduce Mistress Ford and Mistress Page, two "Merry wives of Windsor", thereby gaining access to their husbands' wealth."--Container
The Helen West casebook ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Helen investigates the death of a pharmacist's wife, which seems to be natural causes. However, chloroform is found in her system, a junkie dies, and a key witness is keeping secrets. Helen can't let it go, and pursues the case despite everyone's misgivings
 
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Alternative Names
Nicholas Woodeson acteur britannique
Nicholas Woodeson an English film, television and theatre actor
Nicholas Woodeson britischer Schauspieler
Nicholas Woodeson Brits acteur
Nicholas Woodeson brittiläinen näyttelijä
Woodeson, Nick
Николас Вудесон
ニコラス・ウッドソン
Languages
English (56)
German (5)
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