WorldCat Identities

Swift, Clive

Overview
Works: 185 works in 324 publications in 1 language and 10,579 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television comedies  History  Made-for-TV movies  Fantasy films  Detective and mystery films  Television plays  Filmed plays 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Clive Swift
Excalibur by John Boorman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of King Arthur with all the elements of Sir Thomas Malory's classic tale: Removing the sword Excalibur from the stone; The Round Table's noble birth and tragic decline; The heroic attempts to recover the Holy Grail; The shifting balance of power between Merlin and Morgana
William Shakespeare's All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare( Recording )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The young and virtuous physician's daughter Helena desperately loves Count Bertram, but he regards her as beneath his notice"--Container
William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The noble Veronese houses of Montague and Capulet are locked in a bitter feud. When Romeo, a Montague, and Juliet, a Capulet, fall in love they are swept up in a series of violent events and cruel twists of fortune"--Container
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Price presents the special stage-to-screen studio production of the Royal Shakespeare Company's presentation of Othello by William Shakespeare, directed by Trevor Nunn
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the gentle streets of fair Verona, a clash of servants between the warring Montagues and Capulets sets the wheels of fate in motion. At a masked ball, the lovelorn Romeo spies the beautiful Juliet and the two soon fall madly in love, only to feel despair once their true identities are revealed. Matters worsen when Romeo slays Tybalt, a nephew of the Capulets, and is banished from the city. Only the intervention of a loyal friar and nurse can right the course of true love. But a rush to judgment spells the end of the young lovers' earthly union
The Pickwick papers by Charles Dickens( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ramblings, adventures and travels of the members of the Pickwick Club as they wander about the countryside, getting into trouble wherever possible
Aristocrats( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paints an intimate portrait of the 18th-century upper-class life in England and Ireland through the eyes of four beautiful high-born sisters. Well-educated, strong-minded, and distinctly individual, they take charge of their own lives, tempting scandal with their unconventional ideas about love, marriage, education, and fidelity
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social climber Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced 'Bouquet, ' of course!) puts her best foot forward in this high-class comedy. In A very merry Hyacinth, Hyacinth roars into the Christmas season and eventually ends up kissing a most unexpected partner under the mistletoe. In Sea fever, Hyacinth and Richard go on a holiday cruise on the QE2. In Angel Gabriel blue, Hyacinth is busy planning a new kitchen while trying to deal with the fact that someone who isn't Daddy has been found in Daddy's bed. In Historical pageant, Hyacinth organizes a local pageant called "Our Town in the Civil War."
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social climber Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced 'Bouquet, ' of course!) puts her best foot forward in this high-class comedy. She performs selfless acts of charity for the lower classes (her sisters), doles out invaluable advice to her husband Richard, acts the part of adoring eldest daughter to her incapacitated Daddy, and still finds time to keep the neighbors on edge with her morning coffees and candlelight dinner parties
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social climber Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced 'Bouquet, ' of course!) puts her best foot forward in this high-class comedy. In A strange man, Hyacinth is appalled when she sees a strange man next door at Elizabeth's after he has obviously spent the night there. In Driving Mrs. Fortescue, Hyacinth is thrilled to be asked for a ride by the wealthy Mrs. Fortescue. In Candlelight supper, Hyacinth plans one of her famous candlelight suppers to impress Emmet, head of the local amateur operatic society with her vocal talents. In Golfing with the major, Hyacinth decides that she and husband Richard should have a weekend of golf so that they can keep up with the major. In The googley-eyed registrar, Hyacinth is put in her place by a chance run-in with the imposing registrar
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social climber Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced 'Bouquet, ' of course!) puts her best foot forward in this high-class comedy. In Cocktails, Hyacinth is concerned that Onslow's birthday celebration may interfere with her cocktail soirée. In the Unfortunate prospect, Hyacinth is too busy trying to impress Emmet with her singing to notice husband Richard's distress over the possibility of a forced early retirement. In Playthings for Daddy, Hyacinth must intervene when she learns that her father has run up a toy store bill he can't pay. In Three piece suite, Hyacinth attempts to arrange the delivery of her new living room set in such a way that it will impress the neighbors. In Picnic for Daddy, Hyacinth decides to take Daddy for a picnic in the country, but Daddy suddenly decides to drive off in her car
William Shakespeare's The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Recording )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dissolute Sir John Falstaff plans to seduce Mistress Ford and Mistress Page, two "Merry wives of Windsor", thereby gaining access to their husbands' wealth
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hyacinth remains busy entertaining the neighbors, tidying up her unruly family and fawning over her dear Daddy, yet still finds the time to enhance husband Richard's untimely retirement
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hyacinth remains busy entertaining the neighbors, tidying up her unruly family and fawning over her dear Daddy, yet still finds the time to exercise her singing skills and hold fetes for the candlelight supper set while imbuing her gracious entertaining skills in others
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hyacinth remains busy entertaining the neighbors, tidying up her unruly family and fawning over her dear Daddy, yet still finds the time to drag ever suffering Richard on waterfront jaunts and countryside excursions
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In modern-day London, a sex criminal known as the Necktie Murderer has the police on his trail. Another man must prove his innocence by finding the real murderer
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hyacinth remains busy entertaining the neighbors, tidying up her unruly family and fawning over her dear Daddy, yet still finds the time to search for the perfect little rural retreat, much to Richard's chargin
The Noël Coward collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noël Coward is the definitive playwright of the early 20th century, contributing a robust repertoire of brilliant material. Playwright, actor, composer, and irrepressible socialite, Coward charmed high society in both London and New York during his heyday, and his work continues to charm audiences today with its urbane wit, sly humor and distinctive style
The silent world of Nicholas Quinn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is called in to investigate one of the most puzzling murder cases yet. Someone is selling examination secrets at Oxford and making a killing in more ways than one. Nicholas Quinn is the hard-of-hearing member of an examinations board until one day he is found dead at home. Can Morse match up the clues with the killer?--Container
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tireless social climber Hyacinth Bucket returns for the final 3 seasons of this hilariously classy comedy. This 4 disc set includes the complete third, fourth and fifth seasons, as well as 9 episodes never before released
 
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William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet
Alternative Names
Clive Swift acteur britannique

Clive Swift aktor brytyjski

Clive Swift Brits acteur

Клайв Свифт

קלייב סוויפט שחקן אנגלי

کلایو سوئیفت بازیگر بریتانیایی

Languages
English (68)

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William Shakespeare's Romeo & JulietRomeo & JulietAristocratsWilliam Shakespeare's The merry wives of WindsorFrenzy