McKern, Leo 1920-2002
Most widely held works about Leo McKern
Most widely held works by Leo McKern
A man for all seasons ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,512 libraries worldwide
Sir Thomas More, a respected English statesman, refuses to recognize King Henry VIII's marriage to Anne Boleyn and is beheaded.
A man for all seasons ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and held by 909 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.
Ryan's daughter ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 637 libraries worldwide
Headstrong Rosy lives on the heathered hills of Ireland's Dingle Peninsule. She cannot forsake her passionate romance with a handsome British officer. Yet, for Rosy, there is a greater love - the devotion of her reserved schoolteacher husband Charles. When Rosy has an illicit affair and is ultimately charged with treason, it is Charles who will stand by her side.
The French lieutenant's woman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
A woman, ostracized by Victorian society and abandoned by her French lieutenant lover, fascinates a man who resolves to unravel the mystery of her clandestine past.
Help ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Ringo possesses a sacrificial ring, which he cannot remove from his finger. As a result, the Beatles are chased from London to the Austrian Alps to the Bahamas by religious cult members, a mad scientists and the London police.
King Richard II by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1960 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 478 libraries worldwide
Historical tragedy written in 1595 and concerns the characters, King Richard, Henry Bolingbroke, Thomas Mowbray, John of Gaunt and Sir Pierce of Exton. The play is based upon the account in Holinshed's Chronicles (1577).
Candleshoe ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Welcome to Candleshoe, a stately English manor where a swashbuckling pirate hid a fortune in Spanish doubloons centuries ago. And that's what young orphan Casey and a sly con man are determined to find.
The shoes of the fisherman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 373 libraries worldwide
All eyes are focused on the Vatican, hoping to see the puffs of white smoke signaling the selection of the next Pope, but this time, much more is at stake, for the new pontiff may be the only person who can bring peace to a world on the brink of nuclear war.
Rumpole of the Bailey. Set 1 the complete seasons one and two ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole is a London criminal defense lawyer.
Help ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Ringo's life is imperiled by an ancient sacrificial ring stuck on his famous finger. The ring makes him a target of a group of hilariously demented oriental mystics, who chase the boys from London to the Swiss Alps to the Bahamas.
Rumpole of the Bailey. Set 2 the complete seasons three and four ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole as a London criminal defense lawyer.
Rumpole of the Bailey by John Mortimer ( Recording )
35 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Three stories from the novel about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole, barrister at law, who is famous for his expert knowledge and witty, irreverent observations on his learned profession.
Rumpole of the Bailey, set 3. The complete seasons five, six and seven ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
However disheveled and wheezy his appearance, London's most well-read barrister continues to win his criminal cases in the classic fifth season of Rumpole of the Bailey.
A foreign field ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Secrets are revealed and passions rekindled when British and American war vets return to Normandy on the 50th anniversary of D Day.
Molokai the story of "Father Damien ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Drama about a Catholic priest who went to the island in Hawaii where the lepers were exiled - Molokai. There among the outcasts he built a community and gave them dignity. He eventually contracted the disease and died from it.
Rumpole of the Bailey ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Part lawyer, part detective, Horace Rumpole solves twenty cases. Character created by John Mortimer.
A town like Alice by Nevil Shute ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
The story of a young woman's endurance, enterprise, and initiative as a prisoner of the Japanese Army in the Malayan jungles in 1941.
Rumpole of the Bailey. Rumpole and the confession of guilt ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Cheroot-smoking Horace Rumpole, is a career trial lawyer at London's central court. Rumpole faces an open-and-shut case, which he plans to wrap up by noon. But once he discerns the telling secret of his teenage client, he smells victory and mounts a full-on defense.
The trials of Rumpole by John Mortimer ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Presents Rumpole and the man of God, a story about a vicar accused of stealing six shirts; and Rumpole and the age for retirement, a tale involving Rumpole's defending a person accused of stealing an important painting while Rumpole's son and wife plan his retirement to a restful existence in Baltimore, Maryland.
Rumpole and the case of identity Rumpole and the show folk ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Rumpole and the case of identity. Christmas is coming -- along with it a complicated case of mistaken identity. Why does the man at the heart of Dave Anstey's alibi in an assult case suddenly turn around and undermine his good friend? And what is going on behind clsed doors between the new head of chambers and his secretary Angela? One can only imagine -- but Rumpole intends to find out.
Anne Boleyn,--Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England,--1507-1536 Australia Beatles Biographical films Bolt, Robert Christian saints Church and state--Catholic Church Collaborationists Comedy films Cromwell, Thomas,--Earl of Essex,--1485?-1540 Detective and mystery stories, English Detective and mystery television programs Detective and mystery television programs Divorce--Religious aspects--Catholic Church Drama England England--London England--Lyme Regis Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Great Britain Henry--VIII,--King of England,--1491-1547 Historical films History Ireland Kings and rulers Lawyers Legal television programs Loyalty Made-for-TV movies Manners and customs Man-woman relationships More, Thomas,--Sir, Saint,--1478-1535 Musical films Richard--II,--King of England,--1367-1400 Rock films Rock music Rumpole, Horace (Fictitious character) Talking books Television adaptations Television programs Triangles (Interpersonal relations) Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films World War (1914-1918)
Mac Kern, Leo 1920-2002
MacKern, Leo 1920-2002
Mc Kern, Leo 1920-2002
McKern, Leo, 1920-
McKern, Leo 1920-2002
McKern, Leo Reginald, 1920-
McKern, Reginald, 1920-2002
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