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Exton, Clive

Overview
Works: 259 works in 428 publications in 2 languages and 10,308 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Television plays  Television series  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television comedies 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist, Scribe, Dedicatee, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Clive Exton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Clive Exton
Murder in Mesopotamia by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 658 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 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 512 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 series ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 458 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 )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 454 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 frien 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 )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poirot attempts to solve a case in which a murderer announces his victims through mysterious letters
Hercule Poirot's Christmas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 410 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
The murder of Roger Ackroyd ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hercule Poirot has retired to a country village, until his neighbor is found murdered. Poirot reunites with his old partner, Chief Inspector Japp, to find the culprit, exposing a web of blackmail, envy, and murder
Jeeves & Wooster the complete third season ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continuing scenarios of Jeeves and Wooster
Peril at End House ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While Poirot is staying at an exclusive Cornish resort, he meets a beautiful heiress whose life is in danger
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 307 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
One, two, buckle my shoe ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 301 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 )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 289 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 )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 272 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 244 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
Jeeves and Wooster ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A butler takes care of a foppish member of the British upperclass
Poirot ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 211 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 )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Agatha Christie's marvelously mustachioed Belgian detective returns in the second series of the hit PBS mystery. Hercule Poirot uses his formidable 'little grey cells' to outwit criminals and fellow sleuths alike
Poirot ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 192 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 182 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 fianceĢe's home."--Conteneur
Poirot ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 170 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
 
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Alternative Names
Brooks, Clive Jack Montague
Brooks, J. E. M. 1930-2007
Jeeves, M. K. 1930-2007
Languages
English (88)
Spanish (2)
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