WorldCat Identities

Swift, Clive

Overview
Works: 158 works in 277 publications in 2 languages and 10,592 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Television plays  Television comedies  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Clive Swift
Excalibur by John Boorman ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,294 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 )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 705 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 681 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
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social climber Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced Bouquet) 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
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 564 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
Othello by Trevor Nunn ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 534 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
The Pickwick papers ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr Samuel Pickwick and his three friends travel through the English countryside seeking all forms of adventure and getting into trouble where ever possible. Program bonus, Simon Callow (as Charles Dickens) reads from the breach of promise court scene
Aristocrats ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 416 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 )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 287 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 )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 278 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 )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 266 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 Onslowś 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 Richardś 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 cańt 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 )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 265 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 255 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 251 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 242 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
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 search for the perfect little rural retreat, much to Richard's chargin
The Noël Coward collection ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 231 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
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 230 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
The silent world of Nicholas Quinn ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 206 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
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in German and English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Necktie Murderer has the London police on red alert and an innocent man is on a desperate quest to find the real sex criminal and clear his name. Alternating heart-pounding tension with distinctive Hitchcock humor, Frenzy marked the Master of Suspense's return to his native England after almost 20 years
 
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