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Donner, Clive 1926-2010

Overview
Works: 176 works in 470 publications in 8 languages and 5,846 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  History  Christmas films  Historical television programs  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Historical fiction 
Roles: Director, Performer, Editor, Author, Other, Restager , Film editor, Contributor, Actor, tld, fme, fmd, Conductor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Clive Donner
 
Most widely held works by Clive Donner
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

52 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Ebenezer Scrooge, the meanest miser in London, is visited one Christmas eve by three spirits who change his life forever
The Scarlet Pimpernel by Emmuska Orczy Orczy( Visual )

21 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twisted suspenseful romance set during the French Revolution. While men, women, and children fall under the merciless blade of the guillotine, one foppish gentleman, alias the Scarlet Pimpernel, bravely rescues aristocrats from the jaws of death. In the midst of his rescue, he meets and falls passinately in love with Marguerite, France's most celebrated actress
What's new pussycat by Clive Donner( Visual )

30 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 'zany blend of slapstick gags and madcap comedy' this hilarious romp, starring Peter Sellers, Peter O'Toole, and Woody Allen in his acting and screenwriting debut, is the wildest, wackiest film to emerge from the swingin' 60's
Dead man's folly by Agatha Christie( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "murder hunt" is just a fun game played at a gracious country manor, until somebody actually turns up dead
Babes in Toyland( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toyland is in great danger from Barnaby and his scary creatures and the only person who can save Toyland is Lisa, a little girl from Cincinnati who lands in Toyland on Christmas Eve
She fell among thieves( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a Pyrenees vacation in 1922, upright English gentleman Richard Chandos encounters the villainous Vanity Fair. Mistress of the turreted Chateau Jezreel and leader of a motley band of criminals, she will inherit millions if she can force her stepdaughter to marry. Pitting his wits against this formidalbe adversary, Chandos determines to rescue the beautiful young woman. But Vanity Fair keeps one step ahead of him, a trick forever up her sleeve and murder in her heart
Scrooge by Charles Dickens( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic Dickens story about a bitter old man who's given a chance for redemption when three ghosts come to visit him on Christmas Eve
Charlemagne( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and times of Medieval Europe's most heroic and legendary figure are dramatized in Charlemagne. Intense passions, bloody betrayals and political intrigues surround an extraordinary leader who changes the course of history, and sets aside his own happiness for the greater good
Charlie Chan and the curse of the Dragon Queen( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Charlie Chan, with his bumbling grandson, comes out of retirement to help a San Francisco detective solve a mysterous series of murders. The prime suspect seems to be his old nemesis the Dragon Queen
The nude bomb( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Join Don Adams as Maxwell Smart (aka Agent 86) of the original Get Smart TV series ... [as] Agent 86 is assigned to battle an evil villain who is threatening to drop a "nude bomb" capable of destroying all the fabric in the world"--Container
Rogue male( Visual )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and Polish and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Early in 1939 Sir Robert Thorndyke takes aim at Adolph Hitler with a high powered rifle, but the shot misses its mark. Captured and tortured by the Gestapo and left for dead, Sir Robert makes his way back to England where he discovers the Gestapo has followed him. Knowing that his government would turn him over to German authorities, Sir Robert goes underground in his battle with his pursuers"--IMDb
The caretaker by Clive Donner( Visual )

28 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mick and Aston are brothers. Mick is a builder, drives a van, and is often away. Aston is a quiet, reserved man, who lives alone in a cluttered room on the top-floor of a small house Mick owns in a poor London district. Aston rescues an old derelict named Mac Davies from a possible beating, and invites him to the flat. In the course of the mind games and power struggles that play out between two brothers, all three men reveal how they have been damaged by life, which helps to explain the constant verbal damage they do to each other. But it becomes very clear that while they all have dreams--which they are unlikely to fulfill--they are merely going through the motions of life, deceiving themselves
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens( Visual )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphan in 19th-century London finds himself in the company of thieves and pickpockets
Agatha Christie : classic mystery collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of made-for-television Agatha Christie mysteries featuring characters Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple
Stealing heaven( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic love story of Abelard and Heloise, a brilliant professor and his beautiful young student in 12th century France. Falling passionately in love, they defy the power of the church and Heloise's possessive uncle, Fulbert by joining in a secret marriage; thereby provoking an act of terrible revenge by the cruel Fu]bert
Charlemagne by Jean-Marie Flonneau( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in French and English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and times of Medieval Europe's most heroic and legendary figure are dramatized in Charlemagne. Intense passions, bloody betrayals and political intrigues surround an extraordinary leader who changes the course of history, and sets aside his own happiness for the greater good
CHARLES DICKENS' WEIHNACHTSGESCHICHTE ; Regie: Clive Donner. Mit George C. Scott ; Nigel Davenport ; Frank Finlay ; Susannah York ; Lucy Gutteridge ; Angela Pleasence ; Roger Rees ; David Warner. Musik: Nick Bicat( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Weihnachtsmärchen schildert gefühl- und phantasievoll, wie ein krasser Egoist im viktorianischen England zu einem Muster an Nächstenliebe bekehrt wird
Oliver Twist( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver Twist, an innocent and near-starving young orphan, flees from the workhouse to the streets of London and is befriended by the Artful Dodger who introduces him to a gang of street urchins and their unsavory leader. Suddenly Oliver finds himself caught up in a world of pick-pocketing and criminal activity until one night his life is turned around by the kindness of one of his victims. Unfortunately, as the villains he thought he had left behind decide that he must be silenced at any cost
Alfred the Great( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moments before taking his priestly vows, Prince Alfred of Wessex is summoned to a new calling: leading his Saxon people to drive out invading Danes in an England that in the 870s was a loose collection of kingdoms. After he ascends the throne and wages his own personal battle between following his peace-craving intellect or his all-too-human passion, he will suffer defeat in the face of pagan savagery and the surrender of his wife as a hostage, before celebrating victory
The Jack Lemmon showcase( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under the yum yum tree: A landlord, in love with a tenant, tries to convince her to dump her fiancé and give him a chance. My sister Eileen: Two Ohio girls move to New York City to seek their fortunes: Eileen as an actress, her sister as a writer. Their apartment is a magnet for an assortment of zany characters, winding up with unwanted South American sailors who form a conga line. Phffft!: When their marriage finally goes "Phffft!", Nina and Robert get a divorce only to discover that, like it or not, some people are just meant to be together. Luv: Although they're now wed to different spouses, Ellen and Milt realize they're still in love. When their plan to get rid of their current spouses fails, the divorced matchmakers turn to murder instead
 
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Clive Donner britischer Filmregisseur

Clive Donner British film director

Clive Donner Brits filmregisseur (1926-2010)

Clive Donner director de cine británico

Clive Donner director de cinema britànic

Clive Donner réalisateur britannique

Clive Donner regista britannico

Clive Donner reżyser brytyjski

Donner, Clive Stanley 1926-2010

Клайв Доннер британский кинорежиссёр

קלייב דונר במאי קולנוע בריטי

کلایو دانر

도너, 클리브 1926-2010

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克里夫·唐纳

奇里夫·當納

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