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Charleson, Ian

Overview
Works: 86 works in 387 publications in 9 languages and 9,582 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Historical films  Filmed plays  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Sports films  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Ian Charleson
 
Most widely held works by Ian Charleson
Chariots of Fire by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

118 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. In a warmup 100 meter race, Eric defeats Harold, who hires a pro trainer to prepare him. Eric, whose qualifying heat is scheduled for a Sunday, refuses to run despite pressure from the Olympic committee
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Hindi and held by 1,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Gandhi's adult life, when he led an entire country to freedom, using non-violent methods
Antony & Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Visual )

38 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's famous play which explores the calamitous consequences of overwhelming passion
All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare( Visual )

46 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's comedy about Helena, the new wife of Count Bertram, who resorts to chicanery to win the respect and affection of her husband
Reilly, ace of spies( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reilly is the first of a new kind of spy. Follow his adventure transporting top secret information from Russia, through missions in China and Germany. He finds himself at the heart of the Russian Revolution with the aim to overthrow the communists and bring in a new ruler ... himself
Jubilee by Derek Jarman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Queen Elizabeth I asks her court alchemist to show her England in the future, she's transported 400 years to a post-apocalyptic wasteland of roving girl gangs, an all-powerful media mogul, fascistic police, scattered filth, and twisted sex
Master of the game by Sidney Sheldon( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lavish international saga spans a century and focuses on the Blackwell family's rise to wealth, from 1890s South Africa where the family's fortune is made in diamonds to the primary story of iron-willed Kate Blackwell, the driven, power-hungry head of the family's embattled corporate empire
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death. His mother is all too dangerously entangled in that treachery. This film portrays Shakespeare's immortal tale of high adventure and evil deeds
Troubles( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1919, Major Brendan Archer arrives in Ireland to reunite with his fiancée, Angela Spencer. Unfortunately, the family home, The Majestic Hotel, is a decaying shadow of its former self, as is Angela. Puzzled by the changes, Archer's attentions are soon drawn to her lively friend, Sarah Devlin, a passionate Irish nationalist. They fall in love, but the Major soon discovers some disturbing aspects about their relationship which threaten to explode into violence
For Ian Charleson : a tribute( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young opera singer takes over the leading role in an avant-garde presentation of Verdi's Macbeth, she triggers the madness of a crazed fan who repeatedly forces the diva to watch the brutal murders of her loved ones. Presented uncut and uncensored
Guys and dolls by Frank Loesser( Recording )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troubles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1919, Major Brendan Archer arrives in Ireland to reunite with his fiancée, Angela Spencer. Unfortunately, the family home, The Majestic Hotel, is a decaying shadow of its former self, as is Angela. Puzzled by the changes, Archer's attentions are soon drawn to her lively friend, Sarah Devlin, a passionate Irish nationalist. They fall in love, but the Major soon discovers some disturbing aspects about their relationship which threaten to explode into violence
Les Chariots de Feu by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two English runners that were both driven by different means to win the Olympics. One used his faith in God, and the other his hatred of Anti-Semitism
Carros de fuego = (Chariots of fire)( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los atletas más destacados de Inglaterra se lanzan a una cruzada por la gloria: los Juegos Olimpicos de 1924. El triunfo significa honor para su país. Pero para dos corredores se trata de una cuestión de honor ... y sus motivos vienen de lo más profundo del alma. Ganadora de cuatro premios de la Academia en 1982 uncluyendo el de mejor película. Carros de fuego es la historia verdadera de Harold Abraham, Eric Liddel y el equipo que dio al Reino Unido una de sus más grandes victorias deportivas. Ben Cross, Ian Charleson, Nugel Havers, Nicholas Farrell y Alice Krige hacen su debut protagónico en esta superproducción del director Hugh Hudson (The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes). El productor David Puttnam (The Killing Fields, Local Hero) conjuga hábilmente múltiples talentos para dar forma a este impactante filme. Desde las increibles tomas deportivas hasta la música de Vangelis ganadora del Oscar, Carros de Fuego se ha convertido en favorita del corazón de los amantes del cine en el mundo entero
Reilly, ace of spies( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parts 1-2: It's 1910. In St. Petersburg, Sydney Reilly supports his German client in negotiating a contract to build a new Russian fleet so he can keep tabs on it for the British, but his dalliance with a Russian beauty may squelch the deal. Part 3: In 1918, after the Russian Revolution, Reilly goes to Moscow with a plan for overthrowing Lenin and taking over the Russian government himself
Ende gut, alles gut( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All's well that ends well by Elijah Moshinsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hélène, orpheline d'un médecin célèbre, est désespérément amoureuse du comte Bertrand. Lorsque celui-ci est nommé à la Cour du Roi de France, elle le suit et parvient à se faire engager pour soigner le roi malade. En récompense de ses services, le Roi propose à Hélène de choisir un mari parmi les gentilshommes de sa Cour. Mais Bertrand déclare qu'il refuse catégoriquement de l'épouser. Hélène se lance à la poursuite de Bertrand, devenu général de l'armée du duc à Florence, et échafaude un plan pour conclure le mariage malgré tout". (Source : jaquette)
Codename: Kyril( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Russian double agent discovers he's the fox that both the Brits and the Soviets are hunting
 
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Ian Charleson acteur et chanteur

Ian Charleson acteur uit Schotland (1949-1990)

Ian Charleson attore scozzese

Ian Charleson schottischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler

Ioannes Charleson

Иэн Чарлсон

איאן צ'ארלסון

ایان چارلسون بازیگر اسکاتلندی

イアン・チャールソン

伊安·查理遜

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