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Bolt, Robert

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A man for all seasons : a play in two acts by Robert Bolt( Book )

114 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in English and held by 4,457 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
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

155 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 4,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of T.E. Lawrence, the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab nations to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obscurity
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( Visual )

149 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 4,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film about the Russian Revolution as seen through the eyes of a doctor/poet. Doctor Zhivago sees his life torn apart by the Revolution and the alterations also affect the lives of many around him, including the gentle woman he marries and the fascinating other woman he cannot forget
The Mission by Roland Joffé( Visual )

136 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic about a man of the sword and a man of the cloth who unite to shield the Guarani South American Indian tribe from brutal subjugation by 18th-century colonial empires
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

87 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,054 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 1,236 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 )

33 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Headstrong Rosy lives on the heathered hills of Ireland's Dingle Peninsule. She cannot forsake her passionate romance with a handsome British officer. Yet, for Rosy, there is a greater love - the devotion of her reserved schoolteacher husband Charles. When Rosy has an illicit affair and is ultimately charged with treason, it is Charles who will stand by her side
A man for all seasons : a play of Sir Thomas More by Robert Bolt( Book )

94 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 662 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 )

38 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remake of the story that claims to expose "the truth behind the legend" of the Bounty mutiny. In doing so it provides a stirring and dramatic portrait of the delicately balanced friendship between Christian and Bligh
State of Revolution : a play in two acts by Robert Bolt( Book )

22 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 377 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
Flowering cherry : a play in two acts by Robert Bolt( Book )

27 editions published between 1957 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 359 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 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

34 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 )

101 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 321 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 292 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 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mission by Robert Bolt( Book )

41 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in 10 languages and held by 245 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 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New English dramatists( )

in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
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

Робърт 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

羅伯特·鮑特

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