Most widely held works about Dennis Potter
Most widely held works by Dennis Potter
The singing detective by Dennis Potter ( Book )
20 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 738 libraries worldwide
Engelse BBC-dramaserie over P.E. Marlowe, schrijver van goedkope detectives lijdt aan een ernstige en verminkende vorm van psoriasis. Onder invloed van medicijnen verwart hij realiteit en fantasie.
Pennies from heaven ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 681 libraries worldwide
In Depression era Chicago, a salesman is having trouble convincing unwilling music store owners to buy his sheet music.
Blackeyes by Dennis Potter ( Book )
16 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 420 libraries worldwide
It has been twenty years since Maurice James Kingsley has produced a novel. His niece Jessica cannot share in his triumph, as he has written her story, for she is Blackeyes, the model heroine of his book. Then her body is found drowned in Kensington Gardens.
Waiting for the boat : on Television by Dennis Potter ( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Gorky Park ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Gorky Park opens with the discovery of three mutilated bodies buried in the snow in Moscow's Gorky Park. Arkady Renko, the chief investigator of the Moscow Militia, is assigned to unravel this horrific crime, but he is confronted by an uncooperative and corrupt KGB.
Ticket to ride by Dennis Potter ( Book )
11 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and Danish and held by 356 libraries worldwide
John is in London; he can't remember who he is or why he is there. All he knows is that he has got a lot of money in his pocket and he has to meet someone.
Potter on Potter by Dennis Potter ( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
The singing detective ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
A bedridden novelist drifts in and out of consciousness, alternating between a noir-ish fantasy world, his anguished present, and his traumatic childhood.
Mayor of Casterbridge ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
On a drunken impulse, Henchard sells his wife and baby daughter at a country fair, an outrageous act for which he suffer an agonizing remorse. Years later, when he has become a respected and prosperous man, his wife and daughter seek him out in Casterbridge. He attempts to right the long-ago wrong and sets in motion a series of events that spell his destruction.
Pennies from heaven by Dennis Potter ( Book )
15 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Brimstone and treacle by Dennis Potter ( Book )
13 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and Hebrew and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Karaoke ; and, Cold Lazarus by Dennis Potter ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Karaoke is set in the present day. Daniel Feeld, a successful screenwriter, is in physical crisis: he is dying. His latest screenplay is being butchered by a patrician director who favours his mistress-star in every scene. But, worse than this, Feeld more than half-imagines that he hears people everywhere speaking his dialogue. Fact and fiction collide. Daniel starts drinking heavily and his real life begins to mirror that of his own screenplay character.
Son of Man: a play by Dennis Potter ( Book )
6 editions published between 1071 and 1979 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Sufficient carbohydrate by Dennis Potter ( Book )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
The singing detective ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
The hallucinations of a mystery writer stricken with a crippling skin disorder interweave memories of his past with a plot casting him in the role of a suave sleuth who croons with a big band.
Seeing the blossom : two interviews and a lecture by Dennis Potter ( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Lipstick on your collar by Dennis Potter ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Blue remembered hills and other plays by Dennis Potter ( Book )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Hide and seek by Dennis Potter ( Book )
7 editions published between 1973 and 1990 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Christabel by Dennis Potter ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Authors, English Biography Criticism, interpretation, etc. Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery television programs Drama Drama Dramatists, English England English drama Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Germany Great Britain Hallucinations and illusions History Interviews Jesus Christ Low temperature engineering Low temperature research Low temperatures Made-for-TV movies Man-woman relationships Mayors Musical films Musical films Music trade Novelists Police Political science Potter, Dennis Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery Renko, Arkady (Fictitious character) Russia (Federation)--Moscow Sales personnel Screenwriters Television authorship Television plays Television plays, English Television programs Television programs Television writers Terminally ill Video recordings--for the hearing impaired World War (1939-1945)
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