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Denham, Maurice 1909-2002

Works: 165 works in 357 publications in 2 languages and 8,334 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Film adaptations  Fantasy fiction  Detective and mystery television programs  History  Political fiction  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, vac, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, FIC
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Publications about Maurice Denham
Publications by Maurice Denham
Publications by Maurice Denham, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Maurice Denham
Animal farm by John Halas( visu )
56 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,407 libraries worldwide
An animated adaptation of Orwell's political satire. When the barnyard animals assume leadership of a prosperous farm, they learn that "some animals are more equal than others."
84 Charing Cross Road by David Jones( visu )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 795 libraries worldwide
Helene Hanff is a New Yorker who loves books but cannot afford expensive ones. When she sees an ad in the Saturday Review for a London bookstore, she sends them her want list and is soon delighted to receive a package of used books - good readable editions, cheap. She begins a correspondence with the bookseller, Frank Doel. Built on a basis of mutually held taste, knowledge, interests and consideration, the bond between the lonely New Yorker and the reserved Londoner lasts for years without the two people ever meeting each other. Based on a true story and the long running play
Sunday bloody Sunday by John Schlesinger( visu )
16 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
A young designer shares his sexual favors equally between lovers of different sexes, a Jewish gentleman doctor and a lady executive
Sink the Bismarck! by Lewis Gilbert( visu )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
The Bismarck was the fabled German battleship of World War II. Traces the "life" of the Bismarck from its launching (courtesy of newsreel footage) through its many battles and narrow escapes, concluding with its far-from-inevitable sinking in the Spring of 1941. The story concentrates on the human element, specifically a British intelligence captain, who has lost his family in the London blitz and thus has a personal reason for seeing the Bismarck blasted from the sea. The captain's tireless efforts are abetted by the love and support of a female naval officer
The Agatha Christie hour ( visu )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 libraries worldwide
"In these stories, lesser-known Christie heroes and heroines solve crimes of the heart as well as puzzling cases of larceny and murder. With just the right mix of danger and deception, romance and revenge, innocence and intrigue, these classic adaptations are Christie at her best"--Container
Fall of eagles ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
In the 19th century, the major European powers had gone to great lengths to maintain a balance of power throughout Europe, resulting by 1900 in a complex network of political and military alliances throughout the continent. Beginning in 1815, the Holy Alliance between Prussia, Russia, and Austria formalized what had been a strictly familial support network. The House of Habsburg, the House of Hohenzollern, and the House of Romanov had long intermarried, resulting in an incredibly tangled web of relationships, a number of which led back to Queen Victoria of England. These three families influenced the political landscape of Europe, and their personal struggles, tragedies and decisions within these relationships affected Europe to a greater degree than they ever imagined. This miniseries focuses on the leading personalities of these three privileged families, and how they influenced the events that led to WWI
Edward & Mrs. Simpson by Simon Raven( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
On the evening of December 11, 1936, England's King Edward VIII formally broadcast his farewell to a nation. Torn between duty and love, he had decided to follow his heart. Follows the true story and the unforgettable romance that developed between the Prince of Wales and an extraordinary American woman named Wallis Simpson. That she was already married and rumored to have had other affairs, ruffled more than a few feathers. The scandal only heats up as the Prince becomes King and declares his intention to marry his mistress, who has since become divorced and available
All passion spent by V Sackville-West( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
A touching story of an elderly widow who embraces her last chance for happiness
The last vampyre by Tim Sullivan( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Holmes and Watson battle a direct descendant of the St. Clair family, burned as a suspected vampyre 100 years before
Curse of the demon ( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
When psychologist John Holden's colleague is brutally murdered, Holden denies that it's the work of the devil ... until he becomes the next target of an occultist who dispatches his enemies by raising a giant medieval devil
The purple plain by Robert Parrish( visu )
3 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 221 libraries worldwide
After his wife is killed during the Blitz, neurotic and suicidal Squadron Leader Bill Forrester (Gregory Peck) is bent on achieving one thing in the war: his own death. Fellow airmen see him as hostile, uncommunicative and prone to nightmares and anxiety attacks. But when Forrester's plane crash-lands in enemy territory, he realizes that he must save himself in order to guide his two injured companions to safety. As they cross the Burmese desert, the WWII pilot is transformed by his love for a refugee nurse named Anna (Win Min Than). Anna helps Forrester overcome his grief and gives him the drive to survive the trek through the wilderness of Burma. A wartime film about character rather than combat
Inspector Morse ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse investigates the death of a young female student at Oxford who was a strong candidate to become the first female chaplain of St. Saviour's College
The Hammer horror series ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
The evil of Frankenstein: "On the run from irate villagers for his unorthodox experiments, Dr. Frankenstein and his assistant Hans uncover his original creature, long though destroyed, preserved in ice. While resurrecting the monster in his new laboratory, Dr. Frankenstein discovers that its brain is dormant. Only Zoltan, a mystical hypnotist, can revive the monster. But Zoltan uses the creature for his own selfish purposes and unleashes a violent chain of events."
The black tower by Louis Bayard( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
"A string of mysterious deaths catapults Dalgliesh into a maze of mystery, blackmail and murder"--Koch Entertainment booklet
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe by C. S Lewis( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Four English school children find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist Aslan, the golden lion, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter
The mystery of the blue train by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 libraries worldwide
On the elegant Le Train Bleu, Hercule Poirot meets American heiress Ruth Kettering, escaping from a doomed marriage. When she's found in her luxury compartment--murdered, Poirot investigates, sorting through the stories of the passengers on the train. Somewhere in this tangled web of lies, love, and changing affections lurks the murderer
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
7 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and French and held by 113 libraries worldwide
The final years of the Russian Tsar and Empress are chronicled in this epic which begins in 1904. Tsar Nicholas II is celebrating the birth of his only son, the heir to the Russian throne. But all is not well in Russia, for it is at war with the Japanese and there is a growing threat of internal revolution. Empress Alexandra, searching for answers to troubles of her own, seeks the advice from the charismatic monk, Rasputin, who, many believe, has power over her. The Bolshevik unrest grows and The Duma, a parliament for the people, demands the Tsar's abdication. The Royal Family is imprisoned and then executed as a new government takes form under Lenin
Rumpole by John Mortimer( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Britain's quick-witted barrister is back in four episodes of the PBS comedy series Rumpole as presented by BBC Radio
ITMA : scripts by Ted Kavanagh( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Prince Caspian by C. S Lewis( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
The four royal children from Narnia find themselves in a war-torn country from which animals and trees have been banished. But Prince Caspian vows to revive Narnia's glorious past
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Alternative Names
Denham, William Maurice 1909-2002
Maurice Denham acteur britannique
Maurice Denham actor británico
Maurice Denham britischer Schauspieler
Maurice Denham British actor
Maurice Denham britisk skodespelar
Maurice Denham britisk skuespiller
Maurice Denham Brits acteur (1909-2002)
Maurice Denham brittisk skådespelare
Морис Денэм
מוריס דנהאם שחקן בריטי
موریس دنهام بازیگر بریتانیایی
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