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Scofield, Paul 1922-2008

Overview
Works: 400 works in 1,450 publications in 9 languages and 31,124 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Children's audiobooks  Historical films  Filmed plays  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
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A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

78 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,811 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 )

28 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,249 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 )

83 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,984 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 Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

48 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,674 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
A midsummer night's dream : op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'été by William Shakespeare( Recording )

39 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 958 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 )

34 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 919 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 )

29 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 852 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
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

50 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 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
Animal farm by George Orwell( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 696 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
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe by C. S Lewis( Recording )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When four children discover a long-forgotten wardrobe, they soon realize that it is actually a portal to another world called Narnia. On their adventures to this strange new place, the children encounter both frightful and welcoming characters, including talking animals, an evil White Witch and a threatening Lion named Aslan
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare( Recording )

37 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of twin brother and sister and their mistaken identities
The silver chair by C. S Lewis( Recording )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A faithful adaptation of the C.S. Lewis classic, this audio drama was recorded in London with some of England's finest actors."--Container
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
The horse and his boy by C. S Lewis( Recording )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 458 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 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Scrooge's transformation is a fable of hope and the true meaning of sharing. A Christmas story
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

58 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Scofield plays King Lear, an aging monarch whose decision to split his kingdom between his three daughters bears tragic consequences
John Frankenheimer's The train( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 423 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 )

32 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 414 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 404 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
 
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Arthur Miller's The crucible
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David Paul Scofield

PAUL SCHOFIELD

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Scofield, David Paul 1922-2008

Scofield, Paul 1922-2008

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HamletHenry VArthur Miller's The crucibleA midsummer night's dream : op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'étéKing LearMartin ChuzzlewitHamletAnimal farm