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Laxton, Richard

Overview
Works: 91 works in 158 publications in 2 languages and 3,522 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Made-for-TV movies  Romance films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Television programs)  Television cop shows  Legal television programs  Television crime shows 
Roles: Director, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Richard Laxton
Publications by Richard Laxton
Most widely held works by Richard Laxton
Inspector Lynley mysteries ( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 564 libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley of Scotland Yard is assigned to investigate the gruesome murder of a farmer in a seemingly peaceful country village, but it's his new partner, Sgt. Barbara Havers whom he's finding indecipherable. Havers is as gritty, rumpled, and working-class as the Inspector is refined, well-heeled, and sophisticated. -- Container
Burton and Taylor by Richard Laxton( visu )
8 editions published in 2014 in English and German and held by 559 libraries worldwide
Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor had one of the most fascinating, glamorous and tempestuous relationships of the 20th century - the two most famous movie stars of their day who played out every high and low of their love affairs, multiple marriages and divorces right in the public eye. The movie follows their private and public relationship played out against their ill-fated appearance in a 1983 revival of Noel Coward's stage play
Fortitude ( visu )
2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
Citizens living in Fortitude, an Arctic town hailed as the safest place on Earth, are rocked to the core by the murder of one of their own. A detective is quickly flown in from out-of-town to assist the local Chief of Police with the investigation of the town's first-ever violent crime and the two men must work together despite the deep mistrust each has for the other
An Englishman in New York ( visu )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in German and English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
An exhilarating, funny and inspiring story focusing on Quentin Crisp's emigration to the United States during the final years of his life. After the film version of his autobiography, The Naked Civil Servant, is released to great acclaim, author, artist, and raconteur Crisp moves to New York City to star in a one-man off-Broadway show. What was supposed to be a month turns into decades as Crisp regales and captivates New York audiences with his wit and candor on lifetime lived as an outsider
McCallum ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
"From deep within the morgue at St. Patrick's Hospital in London's East End, Dr. Iain McCallum and Dr. Angela Moloney along with a team of brilliant pathologists and detectives help the dead tell their stories"--Container
Poldark ( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 159 libraries worldwide
An epic story of passion, romance, adventure and family dynasties follows the Poldark and Warleggan families into nineteenth century Cornwall
The Accused ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
One by one, defendants are led into court to face their fate. Willy and Frankie, Helen and Liam, family man Kenny and seventeen-year-old Stephen are ordinary people, or so it seems. Are they innocent or guilty? Will the jury make the right decision? From the writer of Cracker and The Street, winner of two international Emmys, the British anthology series pulls viewers in as the tension builds
The Inspector Lynley mysteries ( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
The daughter of a Cambridge professor is killed. Lynley and Havers must figure out why
The Inspector Lynley mysteries ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
A rural vicker is poisoned. Lynley and Havers must figure out who killed him and why
The British TV Victorian collection four period drama classics ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
The Cater Street hangman: Murder, class and forbidden love become entwined amid the sophistication of Victorian London. Lady Audley's secret: Lucy Graham's scandalous past threatens to catch up with her when her husband's nephew begins to nurse suspicions about her. Poldark: The Poldark family struggles to keep its mine alive as impetuous daughter Clowance falls in love with a mysterious stranger. The four feathers: Lieutenant Harry Feversham dishonors himself, his regiment and his fiancée, and must commit four acts of heroism to redeem himself
Accused ( visu )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
One by one, defendants are led into court to face their fate. Willy and Frankie, Helen and Liam, family man Kenny and seventeen-year-old Stephen are ordinary people, or so it seems. Are they innocent or guilty? Will the jury make the right decision? From the writer of Cracker and The Street, winner of two international Emmys, the British anthology series pulls viewers in as the tension builds
The night watch ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
In het na-oorlogse Londen zijn vier mensen door de oorlog op verschillende manieren met elkaar verbonden
Life & lyrics by Richard Laxton( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Throughout the cutthroat London underground Hip-Hop scene, loyalties and rivalries run deep in this highly charged romance, driven by a pulse-pounding soundtrack featuring fierce DJ battles. When an overpowering attraction brings together the sexy singer Carmen and DJ Danny "D-Biz" Lewis from rival crews, tensions grow razor-sharp, and beef ensues. The star-cross'd lovers' intense passion is put to the test when their crews face off against each other at a huge freestyle mixing battle
The complete Inspector Lynley mysteries ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Mysteries involving Detective Inspector Lynley, eighth Earl of Asherton, and his partner, Sergeant Barbara Havers, from the working class
Invasion: Earth ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
When an air force pilot shoots down a mysterious UFO, the military is confronted with a brutal, terrifying alien force
Accused ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
One by one, defendants are led into court to face their fate. Willy and Frankie, Helen and Liam, family man Kenny and seventeen-year-old Stephen are ordinary people, or so it seems. Are they innocent or guilty? Will the jury make the right decision? From the writer of Cracker and The Street, winner of two international Emmys, the British anthology series pulls viewers in as the tension builds
Band of gold ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Follow the lives of four women caught up in a gritty, contemporary lifestyle that suddenly explodes with menace as a vicious killer stalks them. Knowing that they are outcasts to the society, they must depend on their loyalty to each other to survive
The British TV Victorian collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
An epic story of passion, romance, adventure and family dynasties follows the Poldark and Warleggan families into nineteenth century Cornwall
Accused ( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Unflinching drama from the award winning Jimmy McGovern (Cracker, The Street) and a cast including Christopher Eccleston Juliet Stevenson. This multi-award winning drama is a gripping blend of true-to-life situations, moral dilemmas and intriguing characters. Each story is about an ordinary person who ends up in the dock. But should these men and women be there? Are they innocent or guilty or somewhere in-between? As each hour long episode unravels we see how these people became the accused and finally whether they walk free or go down
The inspector Lynley mysteries ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Inspecteur Thomas Lynley en zijn collega, sergeant Barbara Havers, lossen moordzaken op
 
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English (58)
German (5)
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