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McEnery, John 1945-

Overview
Works: 70 works in 207 publications in 6 languages and 6,926 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Tragedies (Drama)  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Romance films  Juvenile works  Romance fiction  Television plays  Television series  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR2831.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John McEnery
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

43 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the Franco Zefferelli production of Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their families, and take their lives
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Visual )

28 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trickiest sort of play--a comedy with tragic relief. With her brother condemned to die for the crime of premarital sex, Isabella is torn between her vows to God and desire to save him. The New York Times says "Kate Nelligan is the image of idealized faultlessness as Isabella."
Wallander( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In An Event in autumn, Wallander finds the remains of a young woman buried at the back of his garden. When another woman's body washes up on the shore, Wallander searches for the connection. In The Dogs of Riga, the corpses of two Latvian men, covered in mafia tattoos, are discovered in Ystad harbor. When Wallander travels to Riga in search of the killers, he becomes entangled in a web of corruption. And in Before the frost, a childhood friend of Linda Wallander goes missing. Wallander and Linda worry for her safety when they find links between her and a murderer
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

8 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the years Tsar Nicholas cannot satisfy the needs of the people or prevent Russia's entry into World War I, and the Empress falls under the spell of the evil monk, Rasputin
Othello by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desdemona defies her father to marry the Moor of Venice, the mighty warrior, Othello. Lago is determined to bring about the downfall of Othello's new favorite, Cassio, and destroy Othello in the process, by casting aspersions on Othello's new bride
Will Shakespeare by John Mortimer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in the sixteenth century, Will Shakespeare begins with the lesser known story of Shakespeare's humble beginnings and youthful obscurity in Avon. As he struggles to survive as a playwright, Shakespeare faces mulitple hardships, including the black plague and various personal tragedies, but defeats all obstacles to achieve unprecedented success in London."--Container
Bartleby by Herman Melville( Visual )

14 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updating the Melville story from 19th century Wall Street to London in the 1970s, a young accounting clerk refuses to do his work, throwing his office into chaos. His boss, unable to fire him or help him, eventually has him placed in a mental hospital. Why the boss simply doesn't fire him is the crux of the film
The land that time forgot( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Land that time forgot: An expedition of scientists and journalists sets out for the Lost Island of Caprona to rescue the marooned Bowen Tyler. They discover prehistoric monsters and primitive, savage tribespeople. Taken prisoner, the members of the expedition are held captive in a city built entirely of human skulls on the rim of a volcano
The plot to kill Hitler by Lawrence Schiller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

July 20, 1944. In the waning days of Nazi Germany, a group of senior army officers led by suave aristocrat Col. Claus von Stauffenberg risks all to save what's left of their war-torn nation. Their goal is to kill Adolf Hitler during a strategy meeting at his Wolfsschanze. The idea grew out of the Third Reich's Operation Valkyrie emergency plan. If successful, this might have changed the bloody outcome of World War II
William Shakespeare, his life and times( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanning the sixteen controversial and dark years of Shakespeare's life in London, this unique six-part series interweaves quintessential understandings with hypothetical events of the life and times of William Shakespeare
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare creates a violent world, in which two young people fall in love. It is not simply that their families disapprove; the Montagues and the Capulets are engaged in a blood feud. In this death-filled setting, the movement from love at first sight to the lovers' final union in death seems almost inevitable. And yet, this play set in an extraordinary world has become the quintessential story of young love. In part because of its exquisite language, it is easy to respond as if it were about all young lovers
Bartleby : a film based on Herman Melville's classic novella "Bartleby the Scrivener"( Visual )

4 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Updated from Melville's 19th century Wall Street scrivener to a 1970's London bookkeeper ... A young accounting clerk rebels against his employer by responding to demands to do work by saying 'I prefer not to'. This is carried on ad absurdum until the office is in chaos ... His boss is unable to fire him or help him, and eventually has him placed into a mental hospital. Why the boss simply doesn't fire him straight off is the crux of the film"--Container
Romeo and Juliet ; Love story ; Falling in love( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romeo and Juliet presents Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their families, and take their lives
Agatha Christie's Poirot. the classic collection by Agatha Christie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agatha Christie's legendary Poirot employs his deductive powers, attention to detail, and subtle wit and charm in three mysteries
Franco Zeffirelli's production of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet( Visual )

6 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film version of Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their families, and take their lives. Winner of four Academy Award nominations. Rated PG
Wallander by Henning Mankell( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In An Event in autumn, Wallander finds the remains of a young woman buried at the back of his garden. When another woman's body washes up on the shore, Wallander searches for the connection. In The Dogs of Riga, the corpses of two Latvian men, covered in mafia tattoos, are discovered in Ystad harbor. When Wallander travels to Riga in search of the killers, he becomes entangled in a web of corruption. And in Before the frost, a childhood friend of Linda Wallander goes missing. Wallander and Linda worry for her safety when they find links between her and a murderer
The Duellists by Ridley Scott( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé de la jaquette : Ce drame retrace l'histoire de deux officiers de l'armée napoléonienne, interprétés par Keith Carradine et Harvey Keitel, qui s'affrontent violemment dans une suite de duels sauvages. Cette passion dévorante qui règle la vie des deux hommes pendant de nombreuses années a pour origine une raison futile. "Les duellistes", aux images à couper le souffle, adapté d'une nouvelle de Joseph Conrad, explore les thèmes de l'honneur, de la violence et de la haine
Wallander( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In An Event in autumn, Wallander finds the remains of a young woman buried at the back of his garden. When another woman's body washes up on the shore, Wallander searches for the connection. In The Dogs of Riga, the corpses of two Latvian men, covered in mafia tattoos, are discovered in Ystad harbor. When Wallander travels to Riga in search of the killers, he becomes entangled in a web of corruption. And in Before the frost, a childhood friend of Linda Wallander goes missing. Wallander and Linda worry for her safety when they find links between her and a murderer
William Shakespeare, his life and times( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christopher Marlowe tells Shakespeare that he believes he is doomed. Marlowe's death in a tavern brawl shocks Sakespeare and makes him the leading playwright in London
Wallander : season 3( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Swedish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lifetime of police work has left Detective Kurt Wallander with the look of a man who's seen too much. In a spare and compelling performance, Krister Henriksson stars as the complicated detective beloved by fans of the best-selling crime novels by Henning Mankell
 
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John McEnery britisk skodespelar

John McEnery britisk skuespiller

John McEnery Brits acteur

John McEnery brittisk skådespelare

John McEnery englischer Schauspieler

MacEnery, John 1943-

Макинери, Джон

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