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Bogarde, Dirk 1921-1999

Works: 461 works in 1,914 publications in 9 languages and 21,617 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Records and correspondence  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  Satire  Musical films 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Author of introduction, Other, Illustrator, Dedicatee, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN2598.B647, 791.4372
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A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

63 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic recreation of an Allied airdrop behind German lines in Holland, and the subsequent disastrous Battle of Arnhem
Death in Venice by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

56 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in Venice, this drama centers around a world-famous composer and conductor who, on a solitary rest holiday spies an innocent young boy and becomes obsessed over him. This secret passion carries him to his doom
A gentle occupation by Dirk Bogarde( Book )

35 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Temidden van vluchtelingen en soldaten in Nederlands-Indië na de Tweede Wereldoorlog bevindt zich Benjamin Rookes, die meegaat in de verlangens van Geoffrey Nettles
Voices in the garden by Dirk Bogarde( Book )

32 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The night porter by Liliana Cavani( Visual )

40 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chance meeting of a woman and a former Nazi SS officer brings back memories of their sado-masochistic relationship in a concentration camp years before
West of sunset by Dirk Bogarde( Book )

31 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hugo Arlington, a celebrated young writer, had come from England to Los Angeles to research his latest book. He is killed in a tragic road accident. Or was it a deliberate act of suicide?
Darling by John Schlesinger( Visual )

29 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London photographer's model proceeds from an immature marriage into a series of shady affairs--first with a television talker, then with a slick promotion man, and ultimately in a palazzo as the loveless wife of an Italian prince. After becoming a prisoner of her own success through these disastrous affairs, she realizes the awful price she has paid for happiness. This is a slashing social satire and a devastating spoof of the television-advertising age
The servant by Joseph Losey( Visual )

66 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A pampered playboy acquires an elegant townhouse complete with a dedicated man servant. But when the young man's fiancè becomes suspicious of the servant's intentions, he and his 'sister' thrust the household into a sinister game where seduction is corruption and power becomes the most shocking desire of all."--Container
Victim by Basil Dearden( Visual )

28 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the problems of the criminalization of homosexual acts between consenting adults. Bogarde plays a successful barrister who places his career on the line by 'coming out' in order to expose a blackmail racket. It was the first British film to concentrate on male homosexuality and was made with the specific intention of supporting the new recommendations of the 1957 Wolfenden Committee for the partial decriminalization of male homosexual acts
The damned Götterdämmerung( Visual )

11 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The degradation of a great family, set against the historical background of the "Night the long knives" and the rise of Nazism
Despair by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

20 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and German and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hermann Hermann, a Russian emigrant and successful chocolate magnate, starts to experience hallucinations. One day, he meets Felix and is sure that this man is his doppelganger. His delusional thinking leads him to hatch a plan to relieve him of his mental anguish
A period of adjustment by Dirk Bogarde( Book )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman fra Sydfrankrig. Hovedpersonerne er en far og hans 10-årige sn
For the time being : collected journalism by Dirk Bogarde( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Closing ranks by Dirk Bogarde( Book )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"There have been Grayles at Hartleap since Canute. They know this and are proud of the fact." "Now they stand in a semi-circle round the bed of the very last of their nannies, who is quietly slipping away. Ada Stephens - known as Nanny Grayle, and well into her nineties - is saying farewell. There they stand, the old, the young, all of them at one time or another 'her' children. In the strange clarity which comes with the last remission, she looks at the saddened faces about her and surprises them all. She says that the most adored of her charges, Rufus, is 'tainted' and that his father, the revered war hero 'Beau' Grayle, was 'wicked'. None of them is going to get anything in her will. She has left everything to her nephew, Robert." "Thus begins the final demolition of a once-proud house. Slowly, from Sunday to Thursday, as they attend to the many small duties that follow death, the unravelling begins, and the family must face the fact that their way of life, and the glory which was Hartleap, will slide into Nanny's grave with her. As the terrible truth becomes known, desperately they try to close ranks ..."--Jacket
Oh! What a lovely war by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the Smith family as they go off to fight World War I, and revolves around the songs and words of the soldiers
Jericho by Dirk Bogarde( Book )

23 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman om den 47-årige forfatter William, som får mulighed for at låne sin nsten ukendte lillebrors hus i Frankrig. Broderen er tilsyneladendeforsvundet, og i sin sgen efter ham opdager William et og andet om hans bizarre liv
A particular friendship by Dirk Bogarde( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den engelske skuespillers biografi med baggrund i breve skrevet fra marts 1967 til januar 1970
Schindler( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar Schindler was an ordinary man, a prosperous German industrialist who reacted to the policies and cruelties of Hitler's National Socialists in an extraordinary way. Through his manipulation of Nazi Party regulations and officials, by bribery and the use of his personal fortune, he was able to rescue over a thousand Jewish workers from deportation and death. He converted his enamelware factory into a concentration camp where he sheltered the workers he insisted on retaining for his business
King & country by Joseph Losey( Visual )

21 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tough, no-nonsense British Army lawyer is assigned to defend a lowly private at his court martial. The private has been arrested for desertion during battle. The lawyer, Captain Hargreaves, is convinced the young man should fry. However, as the trial progresses and the strain of three horrible years endured at the Allied front is revealed, the more he is compelled to spare the youth from a firing squad"--Container
Damn the defiant!( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ship's commander must battle a mutinous crew and Napoleon's fleet in this historical adventure
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Alternative Names
Bogaerde, Derek Jules Gaspard Ulric Niven 1921-1999

Bogaerde, Derek Jules Gaspard Ulric Niven van den.

Bogaerde, Derek van den

Bogaerde Derek van den 1921-1999

Bogarde, Dick

Den Bogaerde Derek Van 1921-1999

Den Bogaerde, Dirk Van 1921-1999

Dirck Bogarde

Dirk Bogarde acteur britannique

Dirk Bogarde angol sznsz

Dirk Bogarde attore britannico

Dirk Bogarde Britischer Schauspieler und Schriftsteller

Dirk Bogarde Brits acteur

Dirk Bogarde brytyjski aktor

Van den Bogaerde, Derek

Van den Bogaerde, Derek 1921-

Van den Bogaerde Derek 1921-1999

Van den Bogaerde, Derek Jules Gaspard Ulric Niven

Van den Bogaerde, Derek Niven 1921-1999

Van den Bogaerde, Dirk 1921-1999

Van der Bogaerde, Derek 1921-1999

Vanden Bogaerde, Derek 1921-1999

VandenBogaerde, Derek 1921-1999

Дирк Богард британский киноактёр

Дърк Богард

Дірк Богард

دیرک بگارد بازیگر و نویسنده بریتانیایی


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Death in VeniceA gentle occupationVoices in the gardenWest of sunsetDarlingVictimA period of adjustmentFor the time being : collected journalism