WorldCat Identities

Scofield, Paul 1922-2008

Overview
Works: 381 works in 1,632 publications in 9 languages and 31,824 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Historical films  Television adaptations  Filmed plays  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Paul Scofield
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

99 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,782 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 )

32 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,166 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
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

93 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,929 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 )

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

A group of teenage girls meets in the woods at midnight for a secret love-conjuring ceremony. When their ceremony is witnessed by the town minister, the girls suddenly find themselves accused of witchcraft and as the hysteria in the village grows, blameless victims are torn from their homes, leading to a devastating climax
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

45 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 946 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 : op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'été by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Recording )

43 editions published between 1963 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 919 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 )

37 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? He has disinherited his grandson, suspicious of the motives of the young man's love for Mary Graham, his companion and nurse. With a fortune at stake, the rest of the family closes in like sharks
Quiz Show by Robert Redford( Visual )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and German and held by 882 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 )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 803 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 )

51 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 771 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 768 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 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four English school children find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist Aslan, the golden lion, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter
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
The horse and his boy by C. S Lewis( Recording )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 505 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
Prince Caspian by C. S Lewis( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four children aid Prince Caspian and his army of Talking Beasts in freeing Narnia from evil
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Recording )

24 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future
The voyage of the Dawn Treader by C. S Lewis( Recording )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a radio drama adapted from the C.S. Lewis novel. 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 tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

34 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 405 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 Chris L Demarest( Visual )

34 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 366 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
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.18 for Arthur Mil ... to 0.93 for Love's lab ...)

Arthur Miller's The crucible
Alternative Names
David Paul Scofield

PAUL SCHOFIELD

Paul Scofield acteur britannique

Paul Scofield aktor brytyjski

Paul Scofield attore britannico

Paul Scofield britischer Schauspieler

Paul Scofield britisk skodespelar

Paul Scofield britisk skuespiller

Paul Scofield Brits acteur

Paul Scofield brittisk skådespelare

Paul Scofield English actor

Paul Scofield Ingles nga aktor

Pol Skofild

Schofield, Paul

Scofield, David Paul.

Scofield, David Paul 1922-2008

Scofild, Pol

Πολ Σκόφιλντ

Пол Скофийлд

Пол Скофилд

Пол Скофілд

Скофилд, Пол

Պոլ Սկոֆիլդ

פול סקופילד

باول سكوفيلد

باول سكوفيلد ممثل إنجليزي

بول سكوفيلد

پل اسکوفیلد بازیگر بریتانیایی

พอล สโกฟีลด์

폴 스코필드

ポール・スコフィールド

保羅·史考菲

保羅·史高菲

保罗·斯科菲尔德

Languages
Covers
HamletHenry VArthur Miller's The crucibleKing LearA midsummer night's dream : op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'étéMartin ChuzzlewitQuiz ShowAnimal farm