WorldCat Identities

Swift, Clive

Overview
Works: 101 works in 307 publications in 2 languages and 10,619 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television comedies  History  Television plays  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Made-for-TV movies  Detective and mystery films 
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 1,335 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
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances( Visual )

79 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,333 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
Keeping up appearances by Roy Clarke( Visual )

45 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 900 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
William Shakespeare's All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare( Recording )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 703 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
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 568 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 551 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 by Charles Dickens( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 501 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 by David Caffrey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 409 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
William Shakespeare's The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Recording )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 262 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 245 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 243 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 235 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 232 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
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 227 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
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and German and held by 225 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
The Noël Coward collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 224 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 )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 207 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
The performing world of the actor : with a profile of Glenda Jackson by Clive Swift( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of acting, discussing the requirements of a career in acting and including profiles of actors who work in theater, radio, television, and film
The job of acting : a guide to working in theatre by Clive Swift( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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 (183)

German (1)

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William Shakespeare's All's well that ends wellWilliam Shakespeare's Romeo & JulietRomeo & JulietAristocratsWilliam Shakespeare's The merry wives of WindsorFrenzyThe silent world of Nicholas Quinn