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Bolt, Robert

Overview
Works: 273 works in 1,837 publications in 16 languages and 27,744 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Historical films  Romance fiction  Political fiction  War films  Historical drama  Biographical films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Other, Interviewee, Creator, Director, Adapter, Performer, Author of introduction
Classifications: PG3476.P27, 891.7342
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Most widely held works by Robert Bolt
A man for all seasons : a play in two acts by Robert Bolt( Book )

117 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in English and held by 4,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dramatises the conflict between King Henry VIII and Sir Thomas More. It depicts the confrontation between church and state, theology and politics, absolute power and individual freedom. Throughout the play Sir Thomas More's eloquence and endurance, his purity, saintliness and tenacity in the face of ever-growing threats to his beliefs and family, earn him status as one of modern Drama's greatest tragic heroes."-- from The Playwrights Database
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( Visual )

145 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 4,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Moscow doctor is separated from his family and forced into military service by the Russian revolution. He falls in love with a young woman he meets and they spend an idyllic interval before they are separated and he writes a volume of poetry in memory of their love
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

83 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
Vivat! vivat Regina! a play in two acts by Robert Bolt( Book )

38 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clash between two remarkable women and heads of states is presented as essential drama
Ryan's Daughter by David Lean( Visual )

30 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Ireland in 1916, "Rosy Ryan is married to a meek, kindly schoolmaster. But an adulterous affair involving her and a dashing English major ignites a powder keg of dangerous emotions."--Container
A man for all seasons : a play of Sir Thomas More by Robert Bolt( Book )

87 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A play about the historical events sparked off by Henry VIII's decision to divorce Catherine of Aragon
The bounty by Roger Donaldson( Visual )

36 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Bounty ship and Captain Bligh and Fletcher Christian who sail on a voyage from Britain to Tahiti. Bligh proves to be a brutal tyrant and after six pleasant months on Tahiti, Christian leads the crew to mutiny on the homeward voyage
A man for all seasons : a drama in two acts by Robert Bolt( Book )

12 editions published between 1062 and 1990 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic play about Sir Thomas More, the Lord chancellor who refused to compromise and was executed by Henry VIII. The story in play form of the conflict between Sir Thomas More & Henry VIII
State of Revolution : a play in two acts by Robert Bolt( Book )

23 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gentle Jack : a play in two acts by Robert Bolt( Book )

19 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flowering cherry : a play in two acts by Robert Bolt( Book )

26 editions published between 1957 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thwarting of Baron Bolligrew : a play in two acts by Robert Bolt( Book )

33 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A medieval adventure which charts the struggle between the forces of good and evil, represented by the very good strait-laced Sir Oblong fitz Oblong, and the very evil tyrranous Baron Bolligrew, aided by the bullying Squire Blackheart. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
A man for all seasons by Robert Bolt( Book )

104 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ANTA Theatre, American National Theatre and Academy presents a Robert Whitehead-Roger L. Stevens Production, Paul Scofield, Thomas Gomez, and George Rose in "A Man for All Seasons," by Robert Bolt, directed by Noel Willman, also starring Albert Dekker with William Redfield, Carol Goodner, David J. Stewart, Keith Baxter, Peter Brandon, Jack Creley, Olga Bellin, Sarah Burton, Lester Rawlins, John Colenback, settings and costumes by Motley, lighting by Paul Morrison, produced by arrangement with H.M. Tennent, Ltd
Three plays by Robert Bolt( Book )

36 editions published between 1963 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indhold: Flowering Cherry ; A Man for all Seasons ; The Tiger and the Horse
Doctor Zhivago; the screenplay by Robert Bolt( Book )

25 editions published between 1958 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mission by Robert Bolt( Book )

40 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in 10 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in South America in the mid eighteenth century, The Mission tells the story of Rodrigo Mendoza, a cool, callous soldier of fortune and slave-trader who, in the heat of the moment, murders his own brother. In his anguish he turns to God and becomes a lay brother at a Jesuit mission deep in the heart of the jungle, just as the conflict between Church and State is escarlating. The mission is threatened with closure and Mendoza is faced with an agonizing choice: to obey the papal edict and abandon the native Indians to the jungle and the slave-traders, or to fight
The tiger and the horse : a play in three acts by Robert Bolt( Book )

25 editions published between 1961 and 1965 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New English dramatists( )

in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctor Zhivago by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. Schiwago", der größte Kassenerfolg der 60er Jahre, avancierte zum Klassiker der Filmgeschichte. Es ist die dramatische Geschichte eines Dichters und Arztes vor dem Hintergrund der russischen Revolution und der unbändigen Liebe zu seiner Frau. Regisseur David Lean ("Die Brücke am Kwai") inszenierte in faszinierenden, monumentalen Stimmungsbildern ein Kinodrama voller dramatischer Momente, das Millionen Menschen zu Tränen rührte und zu dem Robert Bolt ("Lawrence von Arabien") das Drehbuch verfasste. Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Geraldine Chaplin und Alex Guinness sind in den Hauptrollen ebenso unvergessen wie die sensationnelle Musik von Maurice Jarre
 
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Bolt Robert

Bolt, Robert 1924-1995

Bolt, Robert O. 1924-1995

Bolt Robert Oxton

Bolt Robert Oxton 1924-1995

Bolton R.

Oxton Bolt, Robert 1924-1995

Robert Bolt angielski scenarzysta filmowy

Robert Bolt auteur dramatique, scénariste

Robert Bolt Brits acteur

Robert Bolt drammaturgo e sceneggiatore britannico

Robert Bolt dramodydd Seisnig

Robert Bolt englischer Dramatiker und Drehbuchautor

Robert Bolt English playwright

Robert Bolt escritor y guionista británico

Болт, Роберт

Болт, Роберт английский драматург, киносценарист, режиссёр и актёр

Роберт Болт

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רוברט בולט

רוברט בולט סופר בריטי

رابرت بولت

روبرت بولت، 1924-1995

로버트 볼트

볼트, 로버트 1924-1995

ボルト, ロバート

ロバート・ボルト

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Doctor ZhivagoA man for all seasonsRyan's DaughterA man for all seasons : a play of Sir Thomas MoreThe bountyThe thwarting of Baron Bolligrew : a play in two actsA man for all seasons