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Dwyer, Hilary

Overview
Works: 16 works in 28 publications in 3 languages and 249 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Science fiction television programs  Horror films  History  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Hilary Dwyer
Publications by Hilary Dwyer
Most widely held works by Hilary Dwyer
Witchfinder general Matthew Hopkins ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
As the English Civil War rages, witch hunter Matthew Hopkins and his sadistic assistant John Stearne travel from town to town identifying, torturing and killing alleged witches and being paid well for their services. Hopkins' persecution and murder of a priest and sexual blackmail of the priest's niece Sarah leads young Parliamentarian soldier Richard Marshall, Sarah's fiancé, to swear vengeance against him
Matthew Hopkins, witchfinder general Vincent Price collection disc of horrors ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Witchfinder general: "As superstition and fear sweep the Middle Ages, an educated rogue named Hopkins wanders from town to town proclaiming to be an official witchfinder. Town leaders pay him to accuse and then execute - usually innocent - suspects. But when a brave soldier returns home to find his sweetheart on the rack, ready to burn, Hopkins realizes he may have whacked his last witch."--Container
Vincent Price MGM scream legends collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Dr. Phibes rises again: Dr Phibes awakens from a decade of suspended animation and heads to Egypt with the corpse of his dead wife, which he intends to resurrect by murdering people in strange ways
Witchfinder general Vincent Price collection disc of horrors ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Witchfinder General: during the Middle Ages, a self-proclaimed "witchfinder" goes from town to town, offering his services to superstitious villagers who pay him to wrench confessions from innocent women. Based on the novel by Ronald Bassett, an adaptation of "The conqueror worm" by Edgar Allan Poe
The troubled spirit Space brain ; The infernal machine ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
The troubled spirit: An experiment in communicating with plants has Dan Mateo summoning up his own ghost; Space brain: A misunderstanding leads the Alphans to send a ship loaded with explosives toward a benevolent interstellar entity; The infernal machine: The "Companion" and "Gwent" arrive on the moon with a strange set of demands
An awfully big adventure ( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Recrea la vida de un grupo de actores de teatro que viven en Liverpool, recién terminada la Segunda Guerra Mundial. El director de la compañía es Meredith Potter, un hombre tenaz con su trabajo, que exige el máximo de unos actores que dirige con auténtica mano de hierro. Un día aparece una joven ingenua e impresionable, que huye de su monótona vida familiar, solicitando el trabajo de ayudante del director en escena. Es admitida, con lo que se ve atrapada en las intrigas de la compañía de teatro. Stella llama la atención de sus compañeros con sus comentarios llenos de inocencia sobre el amor y el sexo. Con la nueva producción teatral aparece un nuevo personaje, P.L. O'Hara, un ser atractivo y avasallador que concita en torno a él la codicia, la rivalidad y los celos. Stella quedará atrapada en esta red, ya que O'Hara se enamora de ella
Witchfinder general by Michael Reeves( visu )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
1645 sees England in the grip of a bloody civil war. The structure of law and order has broken down. During this climate of fear, self-styled witch hunter, Matthew Hopkins tours the country preying on innocent victims in the name of the Lord
Matthew Hopkins, witchfinder general ( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
In 1645, during the Civil War, the feared witch finder Matthew Hopkins roamed England torturing and killing alleged witches in the name of Puritanism
Space: 1999 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The troubled spirit: An experiment in communicating with plants has Dan Mateo summoning up his own ghost; Space brain: A misunderstanding leads the Alphans to send a ship loaded with explosives toward a benevolent interstellar entity; The infernal machine: The "Companion" and "Gwent" arrive on the moon with a strange set of demands
Le marteau et l'enclume ( Archival Material )
in Undetermined and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Tomb of Ligeia Conqueror worm ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Tomb of Ligeia (81 min.) : Some years after having buried his beloved wife Ligea, Verden Fell meets and eventually marries the lovely Lady Rowena. Fell is something of a recluse, living in a small part of a now ruined Abbey with his manservant Kenrick as the only other occupant. He remains infatuated with his late wife and is convinced that she will return to him. While all goes well when first married, he returns to his odd behavior when they return to the Abbey from their honeymoon. The memories of Ligea continue to haunt him as well as her promise that she would never die
Cry of the banshee ( visu )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Filmed on location in Middlesex, England
Nieprawdopodobna historia ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Alien Invasion ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Der Hexenjäger ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Todesschrei der Hexen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dwyer, Hilari.
Dwyer, Hillary.
Heath, Hilary.
Languages
English (20)
Spanish (2)
French (1)
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