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Rossiter, Leonard 1926-1984

Overview
Works: 110 works in 258 publications in 4 languages and 6,418 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Christmas stories  Interviews  Juvenile works  Television plays  History  Television comedies  Ghost stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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2001, a space odyssey by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )
12 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 1,796 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 )
17 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and French and held by 991 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 )
24 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 859 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
John Osborne's Luther by John Osborne( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Martin Luther and his eventual condemnation of the Catholic Church and incitement of the Protestant reformation
Barry Lyndon by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How does an Irish lad without prospects become part of 18th-century English nobility? For Barry Lyndon the answer is: any way he can! His climb to wealth and privilege is the focus of this sumptuous Stanley Kubrick version of Thackeray's novel, a winner of four Academy Awards
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Recording )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 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
The fall and rise of Reginald Perrin ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 150 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
Britannia Hospital by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A farce with an element of deeper social criticism. Takes place in a hospital which comes to resemble Britain at its most chaotic
Billy Liar by John Schlesinger( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 106 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
Rising damp ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 100 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
Luther by John Osborne( Visual )
9 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Martin Luther and his eventual condemnation of the Catholic Church and incitement of the Protestant reformation
King John ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's play King John
Rising damp the movie ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A British situation comedy set in a seedy London boarding house
Rising damp ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rigsby, the landlord, rules over a rundown boarding house in a backwater university town and spends his days snooping on his tenants and trying to seduce Ruth. Episodes include Ruth finding true love and moving out, leaving Rigsby distraught
The Lowest form of wit ( Book )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rising damp ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In series 3, new tenants include a flamboyant actor and an exotic dancer, who test Rigby's narrow mind and lecherous instincts
Water ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 45 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
Rising damp ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rigsby, the landlord, rules over a rundown boarding house in a backwater university town, and spends his days snooping on his tenants and trying to seduce Ruth. Episodes include Ruth finding true love and moving out, leaving Rigsby distraught
Bernadin, my love by Leonard Rossiter( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fall and rise of Reginald Perrin ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Senior sales executive Reginald Perrin has a responsible job with Sunshine Desserts, is happily married and has two less than perfect children. However, life for the middle-aged Reggie is beginning to curl up at the edges. The monotony of London commuting has finally gotten to him. This comedy follows Reggie as he attempts to escape the rat race
 
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Languages
English (136)
French (3)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
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