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Bowles, Peter 1936-

Overview
Works: 238 works in 399 publications in 4 languages and 10,290 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery television programs  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Television series  Television comedies 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Composer
Classifications: PN1995.9.S554, 791.4372
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Publications about Peter Bowles
Publications by Peter Bowles
Most widely held works about Peter Bowles
 
Most widely held works by Peter Bowles
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( visu )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,431 libraries worldwide
A musical adaptation of the story of Sweeney Todd, a man sent to prison 15 years earlier, who returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin. Returning to his old neighborhood with his old life destroyed, he opens a barber shop as the instrument of his plot. With the help of his new and amorous accomplice Mrs. Lovett, owner of the downstairs pie shop and in need of better ingredients, Todd works his way through his list of enemies
Blowup by Michelangelo Antonioni( visu )
9 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
A London photographer takes some pictures of a couple in a park and discovers that he may have recorded evidence of a murder
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons one and two ( visu )
3 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole, a London criminal defense lawyer
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( visu )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Putting his brilliant intellect and fastidious nature to the test, Agatha Christie's famous Belgian detective solves the most mystifying crimes of the Art Deco era in these newly remastered adaptations
Lilting by Hong Khaou( visu )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 288 libraries worldwide
"Eine zurückgezogen in einem Londoner Altenheim lebende Chinesin wird nach dem Unfalltod ihres Sohns von dessen Lebenspartner versorgt. Da sie kaum Englisch spricht und von der Homosexualität ihres Sohns nichts weiß, kommen sich die beiden nur zaghaft näher, bauen aber allmählich eine Beziehung auf, die über Worte hinausgeht und auf dem gemeinsamen Schmerz basiert. Ein intensives, darstellerisch vorzügliches Kammerspiel um Trauer und Kommunikation, das den ambitionierten Stoff trotz kleinerer inszenatorischen Schwächen leichthändig, mit authentischen und witzigen Dialogen umsetzt." [film-dienst.de]
Loves kitchen ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Rob Haley, an up-and-coming chef and restaurateur in London, is grief-stricken when he loses his wife. With encouragement from his infamous friend and real-life TV chef Gordon Ramsay, Rob decides to spice up his life by turning a run-down country pub into a gourmet restaurant. His food catches the eye, and taste buds, of beautiful American food critic Kate Templeton, and they soon both write a recipe for love that leaves their hearts, and their stomachs, full
To the manor born ( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
(Disc 1) Season 1: episodes 1-6. Newly widowed Audrey is forced to auction Grantleigh when she finds out that her husband was bankrupt. She is mortified when the buyer is "a Czech grocer" intent on running his Empire from the Manor
The Irish R.M ( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
An English magistrate in 1900s West Ireland attempts to befriend and bestow order on his eccentric community. Living in a ramshackle country house, Major Yeates strives to gain acceptance while at the same time fulfilling his mission to uphold the law
The Irish R.M ( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Set in the late 19th Century during the reign of Queen Victoria, this is a comedy bristling with mistrust between the Irish and the English in Ireland
To the manor born ( visu )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Disc 1. Season 1: episodes 1-7. Newly widowed Audrey is forced to auction Grantleigh when she finds out that her husband was bankrupt. She is mortified when the buyer is "a Czech grocer" intent on running his Empire from the Manor
Pennies from heaven ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Dennis Potter's masterpiece mini-series follows the adventures, mishaps, and yearnings of a traveling song sheet peddler on a tight commission as he tries to make dreams fit the promises of the lyrics he carries
The Irish R.M ( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
The trials and tribulations of Major Sinclair Yeates, a retired English army officer who becomes a justice of the peace in Ireland during Ireland's independence from Britain. Based on the classic Anglo-Irish stories penned by Somerville and Ross
Napoleon & love by Ian Holm( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
British drama depicting the many women in Napoleon Bonaparte's love life, starring Ian Holm as Napoleon and Billie Whitelaw as Josephine
Ken Russell : at the BBC ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
The Debussy film: An impression of the music and life of the French composer Claude Debussy
To the manor born ( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Episode 5. Richard tricks Audrey into organizing the traditional Hunt Ball at Grantley Manor and then is too distracted by his business to invite her as his guest. Episode 6. When Audrey pretends to go on vacation in Spain in order to maintain appearances with her wealthy friends, Richard discovers her secret and is forced to confess one of his own. Episode 7. In order to create a genteel appearance, Richard embarks upon a posh television commercial to be filmed at the manor, but Audrey steals the starring role
Lytton's diary : complete collection ( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
London gossip columnist Neville Lytton strives to expose the hidden side of the lives of the high and mighty
The Irish R.M. ( visu )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Set in the late 19th Century during the reign of Queen Victoria, this is a comedy bristling with mistrust between the Irish and the English in Ireland
Third girl ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
A young heiress comes to Poirot because she 'thinks' she committed murder. When her former nanny apparently commits suicide, Poirot searches for the facts behind the case
The prisoner by Patrick McGoohan( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
An agent who has resigned from his country's secret service is taken prisoner and prevented from escaping the village that becomes his home. The Prisoner video companion (on side 2 of volume 9) answers some of the series' most pressing questions and serves as an excellent introduction to new viewers
Behind the curtain : the job of acting by Peter Bowles( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
"Leading actor, Peter Bowles, invites us backstage in the West End and on tour to witness the job of acting as it really is. 'Behind the Curtain' is based on his own career as a leading stage and TV actor for over 55 years. With wit and style he recounts his personal views on rehearsals, touring, drama school, working with directors and other actors, and audiences. He has trod some of the most famous boards in the business, from Shakespeare on Broadway in 1956, to Sheridan's 'The Rivals' at London's Haymarket in 2011. Peter also became nationally famous for his part as businessman Richard DeVere in the TV series 'To the Manor Born'. This highly entertaining book will appeal to anyone who wants to know more about 'the profession'"--Publisher's description, p. [4] of cover
 
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Alternative Names
Peter Bowles acteur britannique
Peter Bowles attore britannico
Peter Bowles British actor
Peter Bowles britisk skodespelar
Peter Bowles britisk skuespiller
Peter Bowles Brits acteur
Peter Bowles brittisk skådespelare
Питер Боулз
פיטר בולס שחקן אנגלי
پیتر بولز بازیگر بریتانیایی
Languages
English (100)
Chinese (1)
German (1)
French (1)
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