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Scofield, Paul 1922-2008

Overview
Works: 401 works in 1,646 publications in 9 languages and 31,866 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Historical films  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Children's audiobooks  Made-for-TV movies  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: PR2807.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul Scofield
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

100 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

35 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mel Gibson's richest and most regal screen role to date has been the title role in this dynamic version of William Shakespeare's Hamlet, directed by Franco Zeffirelli ..."--Container
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

96 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
Arthur Miller's The crucible by Arthur Miller( Visual )

69 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of teenage girls meets in the woods at midnight for a secret ceremony. When the ceremony is witnessed by the town minister, the girls are accused of witchcraft. Soon the entire village is consumed by hysteria, and innocent victims are put on trial, leading to a devastating climax
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

45 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakespeare's tragedy of a foolish and self-indulgent king who learns, late in life and after terrible suffering, the value of self-knowledge
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Recording )

43 editions published between 1963 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods.--
Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens( Visual )

36 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who will inherit the riches of wealthy old Martin Chuzzlewit? The only person he trusts is his companion and nurse, the young orphan Mary Graham, but she is employed on the understanding that she will not inherit a penny. He has disinherited his grandson, Young Martin, suspicious of the motives of the young man's love for Mary. With such a fortune at stake, the rest of the family closes in like sharks. The obsequious Pecksniff, with his daughters, Mercy and Charity, attempts to grovel into the old man's good graces, while the wicked Jonas will stop at nothing ... even murder
Quiz Show by Robert Redford( Visual )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and German and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exciting look behind the scenes at the thrills and high-stakes competition of TV's hottest big-money game show! But fame and fortune become a hotbed of scandal when a Washington investigation uncovers corruption beneath the quiz show's glittering facade. The scandal implicates both the wildly popular champion and the disgruntled ex-champ
Animal farm by John Halas( Visual )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this political fable, the animals of Manor Farm revolt against their human rulers to establish the democratic Animal Farm. But as the society evolves, leaders become rulers and totalitarianism is reestablished
A delicate balance by Edward Albee( Visual )

17 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agnes, as domineering and sarcastic as her husband Tobias is equivocating and guarded, finds her empty nest invaded by her alcoholic sister, their divorced daughter, and friends who are terrified of being alone for unknown reasons
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

51 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete play in five acts
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare( Recording )

41 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of twin brother and sister and their mistaken identities
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Recording )

25 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Scrooge's transformation is a fable of hope and the true meaning of sharing. A Christmas story
Prince Caspian : [the return to Narnia] by C. S Lewis( Recording )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four children aid Prince Caspian and his army of Talking Beasts in freeing Narnia from evil
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe by C. S Lewis( Recording )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A forgotten wardrobe becomes the pathway to adventure and intrigue as four children step into another time and place--Narnia. Unlike other destinations, Narnia is an enchanted place inhabited by fauns, talking animals and the evil White Witch, who has turned this once verdant land into one of eternal winter
The horse and his boy : from the Chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis( Recording )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and a talking horse share an adventurous and dangerous journey to Narnia to warn of invading barbarians
The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

34 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recorded performance of Shakespeare's great tragedy about the legendary King Lear and his three daughters
John Frankenheimer's The train( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In August 1944 the Allied army is closing in on Paris. German commander and art fanatic Colonel Von Waldheim steals a vast collection of rare French paintings and loads them onto a train bound for Berlin. When a beloved French patriot is murdered while trying to sabotage Von Waldheim's scheme, Labiche, a stalwart member of the Resistance, vows to stop the train at any cost
John Frankenheimer's The train by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

34 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In August 1944, the Allied army is closing in on Paris. German commander and art fanatic Colonel Von Waldheim steals a vast collection of rare French paintings and loads them onto a train bound for Berlin. When a beloved French patriot is murdered while trying to sabotage Von Waldheim's scheme, Labiche, a stalwart member of the Resistance, vows to stop the train at any cost
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis( Recording )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between the lamppost and Cair Paravel on the eastern sea lies Narnia, a mystical land where animals hold the power of speech, woodland creatures conspire with men, and dark forces, bent on conquest, gather at the world's rim to wage war against the realm's rightful king. Into this enchanted world comes a group of unlikely travelers. These ordinary boys and girls, when faced with peril, learn extraordinary lessons in courage, self-sacrifice, friendship, and honor
 
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HamletHenry VArthur Miller's The crucibleKing LearA midsummer night's dreamMartin ChuzzlewitQuiz ShowAnimal farm