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Langton, Simon

Overview
Works: 338 works in 764 publications in 7 languages and 13,404 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Television programs  Television mini-series  Action and adventure television programs  Television crime shows  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Performer, Author, Actor, Restager, Film editor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Publications about Simon Langton
Publications by Simon Langton
Most widely held works by Simon Langton
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen( visu )
93 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,642 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Bennet is a strong-willed yet sensible young woman, the second of five sisters. She has a long-suffering but loving clerical father, and a scatterbrained mother anxious to marry them off as soon as possible--to wealthy young gentlemen. At a local ball, she encounters one such, Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy, whom she finds arrogant, cold, and rude. Her older sister Jane falls in love with Darcy's best friend Mr. Bingley, while youngest sister Lydia flirts with anyone in a military uniform. Lizzie finds herself fighting off the attentions of the unctuous Mr. Collins and quite taken by the charming Mr. Wickham - who also happens to be an enemy of Mr. Darcy. However, as the characters succumb in many ways to pride and prejudice, Lizzie learns that not all is quite as it seems ... and that Mr. Darcy might not be so disagreeable after all
Jeeves & Wooster by P. G Wodehouse( visu )
50 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 920 libraries worldwide
This collection features the five premiere episodes of the series hailed as "irreistible" by critics and beloved by millions of fans worldwide
Rosemary & Thyme by Granada International Media Limited( visu )
30 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
Stunning locations at home and abroad provide the backdrop for this hit British mystery series. From their former careers as a university plant biologist and a police officer, Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme bring unique investigative talents to their horticultural and human mysteries. Their unobtrusive presence in the garden gives them unique access to secrets other detectives might miss--and that murderers would rather not reveal
Tinker tailor soldier spy by Tomas Alfredson( visu )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 669 libraries worldwide
This brilliant sequel to 'Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy' finds Smiley emerging from retirement to engage his lifelong nemesis, the Soviet spymaster Karla, in a final test of wits, nerves, and loyalties. Stellar ensemble casts bring John le Carre's thrilling tales of Cold War-era espionage to vivid life in these television classics
Rosemary & Thyme by Felicity Kendal( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 640 libraries worldwide
After creating a gardening business together, former policewoman Laura Thyme and botany professor Rosemary Boxer find themselves solving crimes
Foyle's war by Michael Kitchen( visu )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 438 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 cinder path by Catherine Cookson( visu )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Charlie is marred to the scandalous Victoria, but is in love with her sister Florence. Charlie goes off to war in search of redemption. On the front lines, he battles not only the enemy, but also the demons of self-doubt which have plagued him throughout his life. One day, Charlie witnesses a murder and must decide whether to protect his abusive father or tell the truth
Midsomer murders ( visu )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. Death in the slow lane: A classic car show becomes a crime scene after a grisly death. Dark secrets: Barnaby and Jones investigate the suspicious death of a social services employee. Echoes of the dead: The detectives look into a series of copycat murders. the oblong murders: Jones goes undercover to investigate a local new-age cult
Agatha Christie's Poirot by Agatha Christie( visu )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 367 libraries worldwide
"Cordially invited to The Hollow for a weekend get-together, Hercule Poirot arrives just in time to see Gerda Christow standing, revolver in hand, over the dead body of her husband. Though it seems obvious she has killed her wayward spouse, Poirot doesn't believe things are so simple, especially when all the guests seem to loathe each other. Love, deceit, mystery, and death -- rest assured Poirot will get to the heart of the matter."
Shades of darkness ( visu )
2 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 356 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
Thérèse Raquin by Marcel Carné( visu )
6 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 245 libraries worldwide
The sordid story of a young country girl whose life is slowly engulfed in a murderous love triangle. Desperate to be together, Therese and her lover conspire to murder Therese's husband and initiate a deteriorating series of events that can only end in tragedy
Rough diamond ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Aging criminal mastermind Des simply won't go gentle into that good night. Donning all manner of disguises, he can fool the authorities -- and his marks -- into thinking he's just another harmless old geezer. Behind his spectacles, though, Des always has his eye out for the next big score in diamonds, gold, or piles of cold cash. His intricately planned heists prove so daring and so outrageous that he always gets his target. And as for Des's victims -- well, they get what they deserve
Rosamunde Pilcher's Nancherrow ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
A rebellious daughter is determined to keep her newly inherited family home, Nancherrow, despite the economic hardships she faces
Midsomer murders by Caroline Graham( visu )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
The dark rider: As two prominent families plan a reenactment of a Civil War battle between their ancestors, the aristocratic DeQuettevilles are haunted by a headless horseman, rumored to foretell the death of those who see him. Barnaby and Jones delve into historical rivalries and family feuds to expose the phantom rider and end the trail of carnage
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
"Death on the Nile": A pleasure cruise down the Nile turns deadly when a murder is discovered on board. "Sad Cypress": The solution to a double-murder case appears to be cut and dried, but Poirot's instincts eventually lead him to the real truth. "The Hollow": A weekend retreat where all the guests appear to despise one another finds Poirot hard at work doing what he does best. "Five little pigs": Poirot agrees to help a young woman prove her mother's innocence, 14 years after being sent to the gallows
I remember Nelson ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Worshipped as a national savior, Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson masterminded the naval victories that thwarted Napoleon's plans to invade Britain. Yet, in the midst of public adulation, rumors swirled about his private life. Nelson took a friend's wife as a mistress and even fathered a child by her in secret. Seen through the eyes of four people close to him: his wife, who feels bitter and betrayed; his friend, who helplessly loses his wife to a hero; his captain, who admires Nelson's bold leadership; and an ordinary seaman, who turns to his commander for inspiration while facing death
Anna Karenina by Clarence Brown( visu )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and German and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Story of passion and family conflict set in 19th century upper-class Russia, in which the wife of an aristocrat falls in love with a dashing cavalry officer
Orgoglio e pregiudizio by Simon Langton( visu )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Bygger på romanen: Pride and prejudice / Jane Austen
Midsomer murders 22 set 22 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
DCI Barnaby and DS Jones are called upon to solve a series of crimes in rural Midsomer County, England
 
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Alternative Names
Langdon, Simon
Simon Langton britischer Regisseur
Simon Langton British film and television director
Simon Langton Brits televisieproducent
Simon Langton regista e produttore televisivo britannico
Саймон Лэнгтон
سایمون لانگتون
랭튼, 사이먼 1941-
サイモン・ラングトン
ラングトン, サイモン
Languages
English (238)
German (14)
Spanish (12)
French (4)
Italian (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Chinese (1)
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