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Scofield, Paul 1922-2008

Overview
Works: 387 works in 1,544 publications in 9 languages and 32,024 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Historical films  Filmed plays  Television adaptations  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

90 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,789 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 )

30 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,215 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 )

89 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe
Arthur Miller's The crucible by Arthur Miller( Visual )

53 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the Salem witch trials as a background, a young woman seeks revenge against her married lover by accusing him and his wife of sorcery. Includes original theatrical trailer
A midsummer night's dream : op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'été by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Recording )

41 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

43 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 929 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
Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens( Visual )

33 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 892 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, whit 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 )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and German and held by 880 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 )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This rendering of Orwell's classic is set in the beautiful Irish countryside and populated with a wide variety of barnyard animals. Chaos ensues when the animals take over the farm
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

52 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete play in five acts
A delicate balance by Edward Albee( Visual )

17 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 758 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
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe by C. S Lewis( Recording )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A forgotten wardrobe becomes the pathway to adventure and intrigue as four children step into another time and place ... A White Witch holds the land in an endless winter ... The Great Lion, Aslan, comes to make the ultimate sacrifice"--Container
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare( Recording )

41 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of twin brother and sister and their mistaken identities
Prince Caspian by C. S Lewis( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four children aid Prince Caspian and his army of Talking Beasts in freeing Narnia from evil
The horse and his boy by C. S Lewis( Recording )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a radio drama adapted from the C.S. Lewis novel. A young slave makes his escape with a Talking Horse, a mysterious lion shadows their every move, a treacherous prince wages war against an unsuspecting Narnia
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Recording )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the intervention of four ghosts, Ebenezer Scrooge is shown the spirit of Christmas
John Frankenheimer's The train( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 419 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 tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

33 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recorded performance of Shakespeare's great tragedy about the legendary King Lear and his three daughters
The voyage of the Dawn Treader by C. S Lewis( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy and Edmund, accompanied by their peevish cousin Eustace, sail to the land of Narnia where Eustace is temporarily transformed into a green dragon because of his selfish behavior and skepticism
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis( Recording )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 390 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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