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Messina, Cedric

Overview
Works: 215 works in 1,180 publications in 4 languages and 26,410 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Television plays  History  Televised plays  Television comedies  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Television programs 
Roles: Producer, Director, Production personnel, wpr, pmn, Editor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Cedric Messina
Publications by Cedric Messina
Publications by Cedric Messina, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Cedric Messina
The tempest by William Shakespeare( visu )
83 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,124 libraries worldwide
Television adaption of Shakespeare's play revolving around an enchanted island, an exiled Duke, young lovers, and a framework of conspiracy
As you like it by William Shakespeare( visu )
65 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,855 libraries worldwide
Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play, a pastoral romance set in the Forest of Arden in medieval France
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( visu )
66 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,507 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their feuding families, and take their own lives
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( visu )
64 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,429 libraries worldwide
Cruel Angelo is left in charge of Vienna when the Duke pretends to leave town. He revives an old law against fornication and sentences Claudio to death for seducing Juliet, Claudio's betrothed. Claudio's sister, Isabella, pleads for his life and Angelo offers to spare him in exchange for her virginity. His corruption and severity are punished when the Duke reveals that he has witnessed it all
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( visu )
48 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,209 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play that portrays the colorful panorama of Medieval English life. The revolt against Henry is finally crushed and the king broods over the uncertain future of his son. Henry IV dies, Falstaff is banished, and Prince Hal is crowned Henry V
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by Rodney Bennett( visu )
23 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and Hungarian and held by 1,068 libraries worldwide
A Danish prince avenges the murder of his father, the king, by killing his uncle Claudius who murdered the king, usurped the throne, and married Hamlet's mother, Gertrude. Hamlet, considered the most complex of all Shakespeare's characters, examines the fundamental issues of justice, guilt, and death
Henry V by William Shakespeare( visu )
102 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 994 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play Henry IV, Part I
The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eight by William Shakespeare( visu )
40 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 786 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play, which tells of the intrigues during the first part of Henry's reign, his divorce from Katharine of Aragon, and marriage to Anne Bullen, who gives birth to a baby girl, Elizabeth
The life of Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( visu )
31 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 778 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. Follows King Henry V as he unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and ensures peace by marrying a French princess
The millionairess by Anthony Asquith( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
In the bonus play, set 40 years in the future, the king must match wits with an unruly mistress and a cabinet seeking to transform the nation into a constitutional monarchy--Container
Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
A stuffy professor of phonetics takes a bet that in six months time he can turn a Cockney flower seller into a lady he could pass off as a duchess
Mrs. Warren's profession by Bernard Shaw( visu )
4 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
In the bonus play, "Mrs. Landfrey and her three children return to England after 18 years abroad, where a chance encounter with their traditionalist husband and father quickly entangles them in a series of comic events"--Container
Heartbreak house by Bernard Shaw( visu )
5 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
On his Sussex estate Captain Shotover, an eccentric poet, retired seafarer and inventor, is reluctantly hosting a weekend house party for his two daughters and their bohemian friends
Tartuffe by Molière( visu )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Tartuffe, a pious but odious hypocrite, insinuates himself into the household of Orgon, a credulous and wealthy Parisian. Many attempts by Orgon's wife, Elmire, and other family members to show the truth about Tartuffe are frustrated, while Orgon nearly loses his wealth, his daughter Mariane (who loves Valère) and his honor to the perfidy of Tartuffe
The Anton Chekhov collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC
Julius Caesar by Herbert Wise( visu )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
"Breaking all conventional rules of drama, Shakespear creates neither a clear-cut hero nor a villain. Instead, this great tragedy presents complicated human beings in agonizing conflict with one another, and themselves."--Container
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( visu )
4 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled King Richard II
 
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Alternative Names
Cedric Messina British television producer
Languages
English (538)
Spanish (3)
Hungarian (1)
Italian (1)
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