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Jacobi, Derek

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Gladiator by Ridley Scott( visu )
118 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 4,609 libraries worldwide
A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new Emperor, Commodus. He becomes a slave and then a gladiator, fighting in the Roman Colosseum in defiance of the Emperor
The King's Speech by Tom Hooper( visu )
62 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,766 libraries worldwide
"The King's Speech" presents a sideways glance at a crucial period in 20th-century history--as the monumentally awkward Prince Albert, or Bertie, becomes King George VI unexpectedly in 1936 when his older brother Edward VIII abdicates to marry American divorcée Wallis Simpson. In imperial Britain between the wars, that was problem enough, but Bertie suffered from a chronic stammer that made his public appearances painful for everyone. In an age of radio, the monarch has become a symbol, which means that the King speaks to his people--regularly. Bertie and his wife, the high-spirited Princess Elizabeth find their way to an Australian-born speech therapist and amateur actor named Lionel Logue. Logue isn't a doctor, has no academic credentials, and is viewed by proper authorities as a charlatan. Oddly enough, each of these men is a desperate misfit badly in need of a new friend and a bit more self-esteem. A real friend, it seems, was exactly the medicine the future king required
Hamlet by Kenneth Branagh( visu )
68 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,044 libraries worldwide
In this first-ever full-text film of William Shakespeare's work, the Prince of Denmark, Hamlet, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer. Meanwhile, war is brewing
Henry V by William Shakespeare( visu )
92 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,986 libraries worldwide
Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe
The Civil War by Ken Burns( visu )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 2,356 libraries worldwide
A nine-part documentary series which examines the American Civil War through photographs, readings from documents and diaries and historical materials
Gosford Park by Robert Altman( visu )
30 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,904 libraries worldwide
What starts out as a typical country party at Gosford Park turns into something more sinister when one of the guests turns up dead. The servants have just as many secrets as the aristocratic guests, and everyone is under suspicion
Hereafter by Clint Eastwood( visu )
25 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,886 libraries worldwide
This film peers at an intriguing question--is there an afterlife?--through the lens of George, Marie, and Marcus, who are each tortured in different ways by the thought of life after death. George Lonegan is psychic. It was once his career: he was "the man who can speak to the dead," with a high-traffic website, and a popular biography. But he fled that life, unable to cope with the emotional burden of his abilities. Marie Lelay is a French TV presenter coping with the intense emotions brought on by a near death experience in the 2004 tsunami in Thailand. She's written a book on the subject, which was greeted with derision by her colleagues. Marcus and Jason live in a London council estate, covering for their mother, who's a hopeless junkie. When Jason meets a sudden and tragic end, Marcus is set hopelessly adrift, and begins obsessively researching psychics and seers who can help him contact Jason on the other side
I, Claudius by Robert Graves( visu )
59 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,793 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Robert Graves' version of the times of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Claudius told through the dying Claudius as he sets down the history of his family
The voyage of the Dawn Treader by C. S Lewis( Sound Recording )
43 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,754 libraries worldwide
When Lucy and Edmund Pevensie, along with their cousin Eustace, are swallowed into a painting and transported back to Narnia, they join King Caspian and a noble mouse named Reepicheep aboard the magnificent ship The Dawn Treader. The courageous voyagers travel to mysterious islands, confront mystical creatures, and reunite with the Great Lion Aslan on a mission that will determine the fate of Narnia itself.--
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( visu )
79 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,645 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and Henry Bolingboke (later Henry IV)
The golden compass by Chris Weitz( visu )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,600 libraries worldwide
"Basada en la primera entrega de la trilogia "La materia oscura" de Phillip Pullman, conoceremos un universo paralelo al de nosotros, donde Lyra Belacua es una pequeña niña huérfana que emprenderá un viaje para rescatar a Roger, su amigo secuestrado. Con amigos inesperados, los "Daimoniones", el alma de los seres humanos manifestados en cualquier forma animal, y el alitiómetro, un instrumento que le permite ver la verdad y que nadie más puede usar, acabará envuelta en una búsqueda extraordinaria para salvar su mundo; y también el nuestro."--Envase
My week with Marilyn by Simon Curtis( visu )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,486 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1956, 23-year-old Colin Clark, determined to make his way in the film business, worked as a lowly assistant on the set of The Prince and the Showgirl, the film that famously united Sir Laurence Olivier and Marilyn Monroe. When his diary account was published, one week was missing. This is the story of that week: an idyll in which he escorted a Monroe desperate to get away from Hollywood hangers-on and the pressures of work
The Secret of NIMH by Don Bluth( visu )
23 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 1,406 libraries worldwide
Faced with the need to move her family from a farmer's field while her Timothy is seriously ill, a widowed mouse seeks help from a group of rats whose unwilling participation in experiments at a place called NIMH has made them wise and long lived
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( visu )
113 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,328 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play
Cadfael ( visu )
40 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 1,312 libraries worldwide
Brother Cadfael investigates the murder of a prospective bridegroom in which another contender for the hand of the same lady is a suspect
Anonymous by Roland Emmerich( visu )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,293 libraries worldwide
Ambientato tra gli intrighi politici e sentimentali dell'Inghilterra elisabettiana, il film indaga la questione su cui da secoli si interrogano gli studiosi: fu davvero William Shakespeare l'autore delle opere che gli vangono attribuite? Il film cerca di dare una possibile risposta al quesito, concentrandosi su un periodo in cui le cospirazioni, le passioni illecite a corte e i complotti dei nobili avidi di potere venivano messi in scena nel luogo oiù inconsueto: il palcoscenico
Last tango in Halifax by Anne Reid( visu )
47 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
"Award-winning comedy drama and PBS favorite returns for a second season as the two childhood sweethearts work to finally make a life together. After Alan's near fatal heart attack, he and Celia decide to marry secretly - but how will their daughters react? Uptight Caroline and rebellious Gillian discover they actually quite like each other, but will the fact Gillian spent a night with Caroline's ex-husband John jeopardize the stepsisters' fledgling friendship? As secrets from the past come tumbling out and family members adjust to changing relationships, can Alan and Celia find the long-awaited happiness they deserve?"--Container
The gathering storm by Richard Loncraine( visu )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,146 libraries worldwide
In the mid-1930's the great politican and orator Winston Churchill was out of favor with the English people and struggling to make his voice heard. Wrestling with his personal demons, a lonely but defiant Churchill attempts to warn the world of the impending gloom surrounding Hitlers' Germany
As luck would have it : my seven ages by Derek Jacobi( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Derek Jacobi is one of the most beloved and distinguished British theatre actors of the last fifty years. Until now, the public have known very little about the private man. In this frank, funny and moving autobiography, Derek lifts the veil for the first time on his extraordinary life, behind the footlights and beneath the theatrical make-up
As luck would have it by Derek Jacobi( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Often admired for his willingness to grapple with even the most dislikeable of characters, Derek Jacobi has worked continuously throughout his career, starring in roles ranging from the lead in 'I, Claudius' to Hitler in 'Inside the Third Reich' and Francis Bacon in the controversial 'Love Is The Devil'. But it is his numerous Shakespearean roles that have gained him worldwide recognition. This book is, however, much more than a career record
 
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Derek George Jacobi
Derek Jacobi acteur britannique
Derek Jacobi Actor británico.
Derek Jacobi aktor brytyjski
Derek Jacobi angol színész és filmrendező
Derek Jacobi attore inglese
Derek Jacobi britischer Schauspieler
Derek Jacobi Brits acteur
Derek Jacobi English actor and film director
Jacobi, Derek 1938- Sir
Jacobi, Derek George.
Jacobi, Derek George 1938-
Jacobi, Derek, Sir, 1938-
SIR DEREK ICM JACOBI
Ντέρεκ Τζέικομπι
Дерек Джейкоби английский актёр и кинорежиссёр
Դերեք Ջեյքոբի
דרק ג'קובי
درک جاکوبی
ديريك جاكوبي
데릭 재커비
デレク・ジャコビ
德雷克·雅可比
Languages
English (830)
Spanish (12)
German (11)
French (7)
Italian (5)
Multiple languages (4)
Russian (1)
Dutch (1)
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