WorldCat Identities

Rossiter, Leonard 1926-1984

Overview
Works: 95 works in 280 publications in 5 languages and 6,036 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Christmas stories  Interviews  History  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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2001, a space odyssey by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

17 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mankind finds a mysterious artifact buried on the moon and with the intelligent computer HAL 9000, sets off on a quest to Jupiter
The Pink Panther strikes again by Blake Edwards( Visual )

18 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and French and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a nervous breakdown, Chief Inspector Dreyfus builds a criminal organization devoted to the extermination of Inspector Clouseau
The life & death of King John by William Shakespeare( Visual )

34 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about the weak and despicable King John, who tries to fend off the royal claims of Arthur, Duke of Brittany, who is supported by the King of France. In spite of the support of Faulconbridge, John alienates the English nobility and runs afoul of the Pope. In the end he is poisoned and his son Henry III becomes King
Barry Lyndon by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rise and fall of a young 18th century Irishman bent on achieving fame and fortune, mainly by marriage
Rising damp( Visual )

15 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rupert Rigby is the landlord of a rundown boarding house. Like Archie Bunker in the U.S., Rupert has some very strong opinions. His tenants include a long-haired medical student, a love starved administrator, and an urbane African prince
The fall and rise of Reginald Perrin( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reginald Perrin has a completely respectable career at Sunshine Desserts, a happy marriage and two less than satisfactory children. But the pressures of the rat race are beginning to push Reggie over the edge. The mere mention of his mother-in-law conjures the image of a hippopotamus, the word 'earwig' keeps creeping into his conversations, and his thoughts are repeatedly interrupted by outrageous fantasies involving his secretary and Reggie has to figure out what to do with his overstressed life
Luther by John Osborne( Visual )

13 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Martin Luther and his eventual condemnation of the Catholic Church and incitement of the Protestant reformation
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Recording )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In het 19e eeuwse Londen spelend kerstverhaal over een oude vrek die op kerstavond door drie geesten geconfronteerd wordt met de resultaten van zijn levenswijze, waardoor hij tot andere inzichten komt
Britannia Hospital by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farce with an element of deeper social criticism that takes place in a hospital which comes to resemble Britain at its most chaotic
Billy Liar by John Schlesinger( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Fisher, whose constant daydreams and truth-deficient stories earn him the nickname of "Billy Liar," dreams of escape from an unsympathetic, resolutely working-class family, a pair of demanding fiancees, and an insecure dead-end job at an undertakers
The Lowest form of wit( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rising damp the movie( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British situation comedy set in a seedy London boarding house
Water( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a small tropical island called Cascara forgotten by the British Empire, Governor Baxter Thwaites finds his life flipped upside down when an American company discovers a rich reserve of valuable mineral water. Soon everyone from far and wide is eager to stake their claim, while Baxter must contend with his own chaotic personal life including sexy environmentalist Pamela and his dysfunctional wife
Bernadin, my love by Leonard Rossiter( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fall and rise of Reginald Perrin( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reginald Perrin has a completely respectable career at Sunshine Desserts, a happy marriage and two less than satisfactory children. But the pressures of the rat race are beginning to push Reggie over the edge. The mere mention of his mother-in-law conjures the image of a hippopotamus, the word 'earwig' keeps creeping into his conversations, and his thoughts are repeatedly interrupted by outrageous fantasies involving his secretary and Reggie has to figure out what to do with his overstressed life
The fall and rise of Reginald Perrin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reginald Perrin has a completely respectable career at Sunshine Desserts, a happy marriage and two less than satisfactory children. But the pressures of the rat race are beginning to push Reggie over the edge. The mere mention of his mother-in-law conjures the image of a hippopotamus, the word 'earwig' keeps creeping into his conversations, and his thoughts are repeatedly interrupted by outrageous fantasies involving his secretary and Reggie has to figure out what to do with his overstressed life
Rising Damp( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rigsby, a pretentious landlord in the seediest of boarding houses, is mean, pennypinching, self-centered and prejudiced against anyone and anything
The tale of Magali; a romantic novel by Leonard Rossiter( Book )

5 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britain's greatest comedy heroes( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Showcases the best bits of iconic shows including Carry On, Porridge, Rising Damp, Reggie Perrin, Open All Hours & many more as performed by four of Britain's best loved comedy personalities... Offers a rare glimpse at the stars on screen and off! With behind the scenes footage and commentary from co-stars and friends alike, this is a must have for all lovers of classic British comedy"--Container
The fall and rise of Reginald Perrin the beginning( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tape 2: Reggie becomes more upredictible as problems develop with work and home
 
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2001, a space odyssey
Alternative Names
Leonard Rossiter acteur britannique

Leonard Rossiter attore britannico

Leonard Rossiter britischer Schauspieler

Leonard Rossiter britisk skodespelar

Leonard Rossiter britisk skuespiller

Leonard Rossiter Brits acteur (1926-1984)

Leonard Rossiter brittisk skådespelare

Леонард Росситер

لئونارد راسیتر بازیگر بریتانیایی

Languages
English (172)

French (3)

German (2)

Italian (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
The Pink Panther strikes againBarry LyndonRising dampBilly LiarThe Lowest form of witRising DampLeonard Rossiter : character driven : the untold story of a comic genius