WorldCat Identities

Rogers, Paul 1917-2013

Overview
Works: 44 works in 83 publications in 1 language and 2,529 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Naval history  Television adaptations  Interviews  Musical films  Prison films  Biography  Television comedies  Television plays 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Narrator, Recipient
Classifications: PR2822.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Paul Rogers
 
Most widely held works by Paul Rogers
Harold Pinter's The homecoming by Harold Pinter( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with an all-bachelor family in North London disrupted by the return of the eldest son and his wife from America
Lost in the stars( Visual )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Kumalo, a black South African minister, searches the unfamiliar back alleys and shanty towns of Johannesburg for his son, Absalom. But Kumalo's unwavering faith is put to the test when he finds Absalom in jail facing a capital murder charge. Courage, dignity, and sacrifice fall prey to the whirlwind of racist hypocrisy and hollow justice in Absalom's trial. Absalom's reunion and reconciliation with this father, his jail house marriage to his pregnant sweetheart, and his heroic determination to tell the truth set the stage for a tragic climax
Thomas Hardy's the return of the native( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eustacia Vye feels trapped living with her grandfather in the country and longs for the excitement of a big city. She charms one man who promises to run away with her, but her plans are shaken when a handsome local man returns from Paris hoping to make her his bride
Midsummer night's dream by Royal Shakespeare Company( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film dramatization of Shakespeare's play about two sets of lovers who sort out their problems with fairy help in the midnight woods of Athens
The homecoming by Harold Pinter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drama deals with the events which occur in the life of a bachelor Cockney family disrupted by the return of the eldest son and his wife from America
Henry the Fourth, part one by William Shakespeare( Recording )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edwin( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeking a different kind of justice, a retired High Court Judge, Sir Fenmore Truscott, suspects his debonair neighbor of having seduced Lady Truscott many years ago
The homecoming by Harold Pinter( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with an all-bachelor family in North London disrupted by the return of the eldest son and his wife from America
The looking glass war( Visual )

5 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Polish defector Leiser is promised political asylum in England if he will go back behind the Iron Curtain to confirm the suspicions of British Security Chief LeClerc that East Germany is building a rocket in violation of the disarmament pact
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love's Labour's Lost, now recognized as one of the most delightful and stageworthy of Shakespeare's comedies, came into its own both on the stage and in critical esteem only during the 1930s and 1940s--after nearly three hundred years of neglect by the theater and misuse by critics
American film theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 5 film adaptations of 20th century plays produced by the American Film Theatre
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Shakespeare's play
Billy Budd by Peter Ustinov( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in 1797, Billy Budd (Terence Stamp) is a young, naïve seaman on a British Man-o-war. When the sadistic Master-at-arms John Claggart (Robert Ryan) is murdered, Billy is accused and tried. Budd's strong belief in goodness is threatened by Claggart's equally strong force of evil; the consequences are both tragic and lasting"--Container
Scenes from Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Recording )

2 editions published between 1956 and 1960 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents scenes from Hamlet, Macbeth, Othello, King Lear, Merchant of Venice, Romeo and Juliet, As you like it, and Taming of the shrew
Stanislavsky, maker of the modern theatre( Visual )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1995 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Konstantin Stanislavsky, with emphasis on his career and his contributions to the theatre
Michael Chekhov the Dartington years( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most significant theatrical personalities of the twentieth century, Michael Chekhov (Mikhail Alexandrovich Chekhov) was trained at the Moscow Arts Theatre under Constantin Stanislavsky and was the nephew of the playwright Anton Chekhov. After he fled Russia in 1928 he worked in Berlin, Paris and America before he began work on the Chekhov Theatre Studio at Dartington Hall, Devon, England in 1935. His approach to acting and teaching is discussed by former students and others connected with his studio
The return of the native by Jack Gold( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young beauty who feels trapped living in the country with her grandfather plots her escape with a dashing suitor. But her plans are shaken when a handsome local man returns from Paris, hoping to make her his bride. Torn by her passion for two men, and a dream she will never abandon, Eustacia Vye learns that fate holds all the answers
America listens to literature a record to accompany Wide, wide world( Recording )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Svengali( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special features include the complete 1931 version of "Svengali" starring John Barrymore (80 min., b&w) and Richard Gordon remembers George Minter
The homecoming by Harold Pinter( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play was first produced in London in 1965, and in New York City in 1967. In it, Teddy, a professor of philosophy who lives in America, brings his wife Ruth to England to visit his family, whom she has never met. His father, a widower, and two brothers, a pimp and a boxer, convince Ruth to remain with them and to enter a life of prostitution. Teddy returns to America alone. Pinter's very high talent manages to make the situation believable
 
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Alternative Names
Paul Rogers acteur britannique

Paul Rogers (aktor)

Paul Rogers attore britannico

Paul Rogers (Schauspieler) britischer Schauspieler in Film, Fernsehen und Theater

پال راجرز بازیگر بریتانیایی

Languages
English (60)