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Farrell, Nicholas

Works: 67 works in 213 publications in 6 languages and 16,945 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Film adaptations  Television series  Historical films  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Action and adventure television programs  History  Television crime shows 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
Publications about Nicholas Farrell
Publications by Nicholas Farrell
Most widely held works about Nicholas Farrell
Most widely held works by Nicholas Farrell
Amazing grace by Michael Apted( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,287 libraries worldwide
A biography of British legislator William Wilberforce, who led a decades-long movement to end the British slave trade
The Iron Lady by Phyllida Lloyd( visu )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,153 libraries worldwide
A surprising and intimate portrait of Margaret Thatcher, the first female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. One of the 20th century's most famous and influential women, Thatcher came from nowhere to smash through barriers of gender and class to be heard in a male-dominated world
Chariots of Fire by Hugh Hudson( visu )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 2,123 libraries worldwide
The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. In a warmup 100 meter race, Eric defeats Harold, who hires a pro trainer to prepare him. Eric, whose qualifying heat is scheduled for a Sunday, refuses to run despite pressure from the Olympic committee. A compromise is reached when a nobleman allows Eric to compete in his 400 meter slot. Eric and Harold win their respective races and go on to achieve fame as missionary and businessman/athletic advocate, respectively
Othello by William Shakespeare( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,524 libraries worldwide
In Venice during 1570, Desdemona, daughter of a powerful nobleman, elopes with Othello, a proud Moor celebrated as the city's most awesome warrior. Iago, who has served alongside Othello for a decade, is angered when the general chooses another lieutenant, Cassio, as his second in command. In retribution, Iago sabotages Cassio's promotion and convinces Othello that the handsome officer is cuckolding him. Othello writhes under the tortures Iago has created, and in a fit of jealousy smothers Desdemona, who caresses her beloved husband as she dies
Mansfield Park by Iain B MacDonald( visu )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,066 libraries worldwide
Fanny is an impoverished young woman, snubbed by society, who earns the respect and love of her cousin in this BBC mini-series adaptation of the Jane Austen classic set in 19th century England
Testament of youth by James Kent( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 880 libraries worldwide
A powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that war from a woman's point of view. A searing journey from youthful hopes and dreams to the edge of despair and back again, a film about young love, the futility of war and how to make sense of the darkest times
Bloody Sunday by Paul Greengrass( visu )
48 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 793 libraries worldwide
On 30th January 1972, British soldiers shot dead 13 unarmed civilians taking part in an anti-internment civil rights march in Derry, Northern Ireland. This event became known as Bloody Sunday and was a major turning point in the history of the modern Irish troubles, fuelling a 25 year cycle of violence. This film tells the story of Bloody Sunday in just one day from dusk till dawn
The diary of Anne Frank by Jon Jones( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
The story of a young girl who had to go into hiding during World War II for being different. Anne Frank's diary manages to create a truthful and timeless picture of domestic life in all its pettiness and normalcy, while never letting us forget the extraordinary threat of death that awaits the characters if they are discovered. This is the first authorized film based on actual entries of the real diary
Driving lessons by Jeremy Brock( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Evangelical Christian do-gooder, Laura Marshall fills her home with down-and-out boarders. Laura's shy teenage son, Ben, lands a job tending to self-proclaimed "Dame" Evie Walton, an over-the-hill actress with the mouth of a drunken sailor and an insatiable lust for life. The battle for Ben's soul begins as Evie shanghais Ben away from his repressive roots and transforms him from a boy to a man
Hamlet by Kenneth Branagh( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 586 libraries worldwide
Hamlet, the Prince of Denmark, plots revenge on his uncle Claudius (the current king) for the murder of the Prince's father (the previous king, King Hamlet)
Charlotte Gray by Gillian Armstrong( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
It's World War II and Charlotte has been trained to be an undercover courier for England. She straps on a parachute and falls from the sky into Vichy France. There she will assist the French Resistance in its defiance of Nazi occupation. Once behind enemy lines, she keeps secret her personal mission to find her lover, an RAF pilot downed over France
Grace of Monaco by Olivier Dahan( visu )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Grace Kelly is a huge movie star with the promise of a glittering career when she marries Prince Rainier of Monaco in 1956. Six years later, with her marriage in serious difficulty, Alfred Hitchcock offers her the chance to return to Hollywood to play the role of Marnie in his next film. But France is also threatening to annex Monaco, the tiny principality where she became the Princess. Grace is torn and forced to choose between the creative flame that still burns within her and her role as Her Serene Highness, Princess of Monaco
Midsomer murders by Caroline Graham( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
Death's shadow: A successful theatrical director, Simon Fletcher, returns to Badger's Drift, his head filled with disturbing childhood memories. Soon after, a local property developer becomes the first in a string of baffling murders. Strangler's wood: When a beautiful Brazilian woman is found strangled with a striped necktie in Raven's Wood, Barnaby experiences a disturbing sense of déjà vu. His investigation leads him to a trail fo blackmail, greed and betrayal. Blood will out: Barnaby is enlisted to keep the peace when the arrival of two feuding clans of travelers disrupts the tranquility of Martyr Warren. Local magistrate and Falklands War veteran Hector Bridges gets fired up about the interlopers and unwisely marches into the fray. Beyond the grave: First the portrait of a wealthy village forefather is found slashed to shreds in a local museum. Then a string of unearthly happenings in the museum and its graveyard terrify the community. Barnaby and Troy are called upon to separate fact from fiction
37 days by Beth Hart( visu )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
This three-part political thriller follows the catastrophic chain of events leading up to World War I from the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand on June 28, 1914 to Britain's declaration of war on Germany 37 days later. This tense and gripping mini-series set amongst the corridors of power in Whitehall and Berlin tracks the unfolding crisis through the eyes of leading politicians and civil servants struggling to prevent the world's first global war
King Richard III by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's villainous Richard, Duke of Gloucester, schemes to gain the English throne, even deposing and murdering his 12-year-old nephew, Edward V then faces his destiny against Henry Tudor at Bosworth Field
Sharpe's regiment by Tom Clegg( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
In June, 1813, Wellington prepares for the invasion of France. Sharpe goes to England to recruit new soldiers for the South Essex, only to discover corruption in the highest ranks putting them at risk for assassination. The adventures of a maverick British officer who fights behind French lines in Spain and Portugal during the Napoleonic wars
Foyle's war by Michael Kitchen( visu )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Set in September and October 1940, Michael Kitchen stars as quietly enigmatic detective Christopher Foyle, whose territory on the south coast of England is rocked by the chaos and danger of World War II
The jewel in the crown ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Hailed by critics as one of the most thoughtful and important TV dramas ever, the sweeping fourteen-part remastered adaptation of Paul Scott's Raj Quartet is the story of the men and women of both ruling and ruled classes of WWII India, trying amidst the turmoil to come to terms with the drastic changes taking place around them, knowing that their lives will never be the same again
Family adventures 4 films ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
The Adventures of Swiss Family Robinson - A raging storm maroons the close-knit Robinson family and a band of shipwrecked survivors on a remote desert island. Richard Thomas stars in this timeless saga
A midwinter's tale ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
To be or not to be? To act or not to act? The questions are the same to Joe, a struggling (jobless) actor whose every sinew and synapse cries out to perform and to soften the blow of not landing a part in a mega budget sci-fi movie. So in the stalwart (desperate) tradition of actors everywhere, Joe vows to put on a show, a special (even more desperate) version of the greatest play in the English tongue
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Alternative Names
Farrell Nick 1955-....
Farrell, Nicolas 1955-
Frost, Nicholas 1955-
Nicholas Farrell acteur britannique
Nicholas Farrell Brits acteur
Фаррелл, Николас
ניקולס פארל
نیکولاس فارل بازیگر بریتانیایی
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