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Hepton, Bernard

Overview
Works: 112 works in 206 publications in 2 languages and 8,626 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Television adaptations  Spy television programs  Radio programs  Suspense fiction  Television mini-series  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Bernard Hepton
Publications by Bernard Hepton
Most widely held works by Bernard Hepton
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen( visu )
34 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,637 libraries worldwide
True virtue triumph's over superficiality in this distinguished BBC production of Jane Austen's celebrated novel set in 18th century England. Young, impoverished Fanny Price arrives at the elegant estate of her uncle, Sir Thomas Bertram. Snubbed by Everyone except her cousin Edmund, she begins her long struggle for accceptance by her shallow relatives who believe wealth automatically means quality
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,581 libraries worldwide
Beginning with Gandhi's tragic assassination at the hands of a Hindu radical and spiraling back to his life as a young attorney, the film leads us through the critical moments that eventually fashioned young Gandhi into the non-violent pillar of strength he later becomes -- with an indomitable resolve which led to India's independence from Great Britain
Tinker tailor soldier spy by John Le Carré( visu )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 1,135 libraries worldwide
"No doubt remains, a mole has infiltrated the Circus, code name for the British Secret Intelligence Service. It can only be one of four men operating at the very highest level. Sidelined agent George Smiley is covertly tapped to root out the mole, a task that requires a painstaking dig through the double-blind world of Cold War espionage and his own past."--Container
Emma by Jane Austen( visu )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 653 libraries worldwide
The story of a rich, clever, and beautiful young woman who can't resist orchestrating other people's love lives
John Le Carré's Smiley's people by John Le Carré( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
The bespectacled spymaster is once more called from retirement to come to the aid of the 'Circus'--and he returns with a vengeance. The murder of an emigre Soviet General who was also a British agent, sends him digging into the past on a twisted trail across Europe that moves, inexorably, towards a final showdown with his old adversary, Karla of Moscow Centre
The six wives of Henry VIII by Time-Life Films( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
The Other Boleyn Girl: A modernized, dramatized retelling of Anne Bolyn's marriage and life with Henry the VIII, mixing traditional costuming and settings with contemporary language and idioms
Midsomer murders ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. The killings at Badger's Drift: The death of an elderly woman and the persistence of her lifelong friend draw Barnaby into a case that reveals the sordid side of this quaint village. Written in blood: Investigating the brutal murder of a Midsomer Worthy writer, Barnaby discovers that the victim had been living a fictitious life. Death of a hollow man: In Causton, Barnaby and his family take part in an amateur theatrical production of Amadeus that provides an abundance of real-life drama. Faithful unto death: When the wife of a wealthy local businessman disappears, Barnaby finds that Fawcett Green harbors a complex web of financial and romantic entanglements. Death in disguise: Barnaby needs all his wits about him as he investigates a string of deaths at a local New Age commune
I, Claudius by Robert Graves( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Traces the lives of several early Roman emperors, showing ruthless ambition, shocking debauchery and murderous intrigue. Bearing witness to the saga is Claudius, whose stutter and limp have marked him a fool, yet whom prophecies have foretold will one day rule Rome
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
A stunning performance of Shakespeare's timeless tragedy of young love
The Disputation a theological debate between Christians and Jews ( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Recreates a public theological debate between Christians and Jews, which were common during the Middle Ages. This one, held in Barcelona in 1263, was unique, being a genuine debate between Christianity and Judaism which brought to light the basic differences between the two religions
The Jane Austen collection ( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Sense and sensibility: The story of two sisters attempting to find happiness in the tightly structured society of 18th century England
The rivals of Sherlock Holmes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Crime abounded in late Victorian and Edwardian times--from the streets of London to the country houses of nobility; from the royal apartments of Vienna to the hotel rooms of quiet Copenhagen. Sherlock Holmes took on many of the era's crooks, killers, blackmailers, and schemers, but so did the fictional sleuths of other celebrated writers of the time. (from container.)
Get Carter by Mike Hodges( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
A small-time gangster journeys to Newcastle to investigate and avenge his brother's killing. Once there he finds himself drawn into the local underworld where he encounters the full spectrum of violence and corruption
The charmer ( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
"On the surface Ralph Gorse is a charmer in every sense of the word: handsome, suave and stylish, sparkling company and the possesor of a sexual magnetism that attracts most women he encounters. But the charm is a veneer, Gorse is a con man and sexual adventurer, whose conquests are merely a way of obtaining his heart's desires: money and power"--Container
Dandelion dead ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Based on a true crime story that shocked '20s Britain, this compelling story stars Michael Kitchen as Major Herbert Armstrong, a staid lawyer in a small Welsh town who was charged with poisoning his wife and a business rival with arsenic
Christopher Fry's the lady's not for burning ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
A mayor's household is disturbed by a man demanding to die for a murder and the woman who is accused of using witchcraft to turn the dead man into a dog. Who witnessed the crime? Where is the body? Why is a man prepared to lay down his life for a woman who is threatened with death by fire at the stake? A story of love, passion and mystery set against a background of witchcraft, superstition and murder
A perfect hero ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Begins in September, 1940, when Britain stood alone against Hitler. Four Cambridge boys join the Royal Air Force and are now ready to participate in the battle for the skies over Great Britain. Chronicles Hugh Fleming through his fledging romance, eminent dangers, startling betrayals and unprecedented courage. A monumental tribute to the human spirit's ability to overcome all adversity
Smiley's people by John Le Carré( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
George Smiley is coaxed from retirement to investigate the murder of a Russian exile on Hampstead Heath. Soon he finds himself matching wits with his Soviet counterpart Karla in this tale of espionage and counter espionage
The Holcroft covenant ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
The son of a German General becomes part of a mysterious conspiracy to gain hidden Nazi funds
Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy by John Le Carré( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
A spy story in which George Smiley, an experienced agent for British intelligence, is given the task of discovering the identity of a Russian double agent
 
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Alternative Names
BERNARD HIPTON
Heptonstall, Bernard.
Languages
English (92)
Japanese (1)
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