WorldCat Identities

Exton, Clive

Overview
Works: 269 works in 438 publications in 2 languages and 10,615 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Television plays  Television series  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Television adaptations  Television programs  History 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist, Scribe, Dedicatee, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Clive Exton
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and French and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three episodes of the impeccably turned-out diminutive Belgian sleuth. With the his razor sharp mind and the aid of the affabel Captain Hastings, Poirot unravels the thorniest cases without mussing a hair of his famously sculpted mustache. Set in the elegance of 1930's England, the series also includes Chief Inspector Japp and Miss Lemon
Murder in Mesopotamia ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An archeologist's beautiful but unpopular wife is murdered while the couple is in Iraq excavating an historical site. At the request of local authorities a vacationing Hercule Poirot takes on the case
Jeeves & Wooster the complete series ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection contains all 23 episodes of the series hailed as "irreistible" by critics and beloved by millions of fans worldwide. The inept clubman Bertie Wooster is rescued from various unpleasant situations by the suavely resourceful valet, Jeeves
The mysterious affair at styles by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the summer of 1917, the story follows the war-wounded Hastings to the Styles St. Mary estate of his friend John Cavendish. The Cavendish household is wrought with tension due to the marriage of John's widowed mother to a suspicius younger man. In the village, Hastings runs into his old friend Hercule Poirot and, when the estate's trouble turns deadly, the friends unite to solve a most baffling case
The ABC murders by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Belgium sleuth Hercule Poirot untangles a baffling mystery of a murderer who announces his next victims through a series of letters each addressed to the detective himself
Hercule Poirot's Christmas ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tyrannical patriarch of a dysfunctional but wealthy family summons his adult children for a Christmas reunion, but prior to the holiday his throat is slashed apparently by one of them
Jeeves & Wooster ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection features the five premiere episodes of the series hailed as "irreistible" by critics and beloved by millions of fans worldwide. The inept clubman Bertie Wooster is rescued from various unpleasant situations by the suavely resourceful valet, Jeeves
Jeeves & Wooster the complete third season ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continuing scenarios of Jeeves and Wooster
The murder of Roger Ackroyd ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Living quietly in the small village of King's Abbot, sleuth Hercule Poirot becomes involved in the murder of successful industrialist Roger Ackroyd. The number of potential killers is almost as great as the population of the village itself. As Poirot investigates he sees that there might be a connection to the suicide of a local woman, and the death the previous year of her husband
Peril at End House ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While Poirot is staying at an exclusive Cornish resort, he meets a beautiful heiress whose life is in danger
One, two, buckle my shoe ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A popular dentist is gunned down and a broken shoe buckle is the key to solving the murder
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three hour-long mysteries. "The kidnapped prime minister": Poirot is called to solve the case when Britain's prime minister vanishes on the eve of important international negotiations. "The adventure of the western star": Poirot is called to investigate when a Belgian film star's priceless diamond disappears after she receives threatening letters. "How does your garden grow?" : An alleged Communist conspiracy casts suspicion on the Russian servant of a murdered woman
P.G. Wodehouse's Jeeves & Wooster the complete second season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continuing adventures of Jeeves and Wooster
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventure of the Egyptian tomb: After an archeological dig turns deadly, Poirot must distinguish between ordinary evil and an other-worldly curse. The underdog: Hasting's passion for golf, and Poirot's for art, lead them to the scene of a baffling murder. The yellow Iris: The death of a British heiress haunts Poirot for two years before he has a chance to confront her killer
Poirot ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and French and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Agatha Christie's brilliant Belgian detective is on the case in the first series of the hit PBS mystery. Fan favorite David Suchet stars as the dapper sleuth who solves the thorniest of cases with his formidable intellect. Set in glittering 1930s Europe, these remastered adaptations capture every splendid detail of the Art Deco era
Poirot ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and French and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He's the most-watched sleuth in the history of PBS's Mystery! David Suchet stars as the dapper, diminutive Belgian who solves the most serpentine cases with the sharpest of minds and the driest of wits
The human voice by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Ingrid Bergman plays a middle-aged woman going through a psychological crisis as a love affair ends. French playwright Jean Cocteau's pioneering one-character drama unfolds in the form of an extended monologue -- a one-sided telephone conversation in which the woman tries to win back her lover despite her growing suspicion that he is calling from his young fiancée's home."--Container
Poirot ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He's the most-watched sleuth in the history of PBS's Mystery! David Suchet stars as the dapper, diminutive Belgian who solves the most serpentine cases with the sharpest of minds and the driest of wits. Set in the Art Deco elegance of 1930s England, each mysterious adventure is a treat for the eyes and the intellect
The complete Jeeves & Wooster ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Bertie Wooster is the classic young British man of means, blessed with a touch too generous a heart and a slight deficit in the noggin department. Jeeves is his hilariously arch and resourceful valet, a "Gentleman's Gentleman" without equal who sees Bertie through the never-ending swirl of hopeless old friends, indomitable aunts, unbidden guests, and romantic entanglements that dominate his life. "The Complete Jeeves and Wooster" includes all 23 episodes of the acclaimed series based on P.G. Wodehouse's beloved stories"--Container back cover
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in French and English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Résumé: Basée sur Hercule Poirot, le personnage créé par la romancière Agatha Christie, cette collection de quatre films de meurtres et mystères tournée pour la télé nous montre un détective Poirot qui redouble d'astuces et d'intelligence pour démasquer les criminels de tout acabit. [SDM]
 
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Alternative Names
Brooks, Clive Jack Montague
Brooks, J. E. M. 1930-2007
Jeeves M. K. 1930-2007
Languages
English (81)
French (4)
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