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Farrell, Nicholas

Works: 86 works in 347 publications in 4 languages and 18,981 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Historical films  History  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Romance films  Sports films  Television adaptations  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Nicholas Farrell
Publications by Nicholas Farrell
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Chariots of fire by Hugh Hudson( visu )
21 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,239 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
The Iron Lady by Phyllida Lloyd( visu )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,177 libraries worldwide
Meryl Streep (AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, DOUBT, MAMMA MIA!) gives an OSCAR?-winning performance as Margaret Thatcher in this surprising and intimate portrait of the first and only female Prime Minster of the United Kingdom. Smashing through the barriers of gender and class, Thatcher is arguably one of the 20th century's most influential women. THE IRON LADY weaves the intricacies of Thatcher's personal life with her policy decisions, focusing on the price that she paid for power
Mansfield Park by Iain B Macdonald( visu )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,056 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 )
8 editions published in 2015 in English and French and held by 989 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 woman2s 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
The diary of Anne Frank by Anne Frank( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 786 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 )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 635 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
Grace of Monaco by Olivier Dahan( visu )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 514 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
Charlotte Gray by Gillian Armstrong( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 472 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
37 days ( visu )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 442 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
Foyle's war ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 324 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 by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 318 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
King Richard III by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's historical drama in which the evil Richard is duly punished
Sharpe's regiment by Tom Clegg( visu )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 285 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 assasination.The adventures of a maverick British officer who fights behind French lines in Spain and Portugal during the Napoleonic wars
Thirteen ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Thirteen years after her abduction, 26-year-old Ivy Moxam flees the cellar that has held her captive for half her life. But escape is just the beginning of Ivy's story. Just as she's picking up the pieces of the life she was forced to leave behind, a startling discovery leaves everyone scrambling: her former captor has found his next victim. Forced to confront the truth of what happened in that cellar, Ivy's story leaves the detectives with one question: can Ivy be trusted?
The treasure seekers ( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
A terrible doom falls over the house of Bastable! Widower Richard Bastable faces financial ruin if he cannot complete his new invention, a refrigeration machine. With creditors at their doorstep, his five imaginative and michievous children team up "to restore the fortunes of our house."
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Alternative Names
Farrell Nick 1955-....
Farrell, Nicolas 1955-
Frost, Nicholas 1955-
Nicholas Farrell acteur britannique
Nicholas Farrell actor británico
Nicholas Farrell British actor
Nicholas Farrell Brits acteur
Νίκολας Φάρελ
Фаррелл, Николас
ניקולס פארל
ניקולס פארל שחקן בריטי
نیکولاس فارل بازیگر بریتانیایی
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Spanish (3)
German (3)
French (3)
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