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McKern, Leo 1920-2002

Overview
Works: 406 works in 1,271 publications in 9 languages and 21,662 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Television adaptations  Televised plays  History  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films  Detective and mystery television programs  Television interviews 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Commentator, Author, Costume designer, Singer, Illustrator, Other, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

67 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,016 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
Help! by Beatles( Visual )

47 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,120 WorldCat member 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 Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

26 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced by Granada Television in their Manchester studios for transmission by the then fledgling Channel Four, this video production of King Lear is the timeless tale of avarice and lust for power in which a foolish king descends into madness after he divides his vast kingdom between two of his three daughters based on their flattery of him, unleashing a conspiracy of greed and cruelty and bringing tragic consequences for all
Ladyhawke by Richard Donner( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this enchanted swashbuckling tale of two lovers cursed to live together yet apart. With the help of the wily Phillipe Gaston, known as the Mouse, the lovers battle the evil bishop
The French lieutenant's woman by Karel Reisz( Visual )

39 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A literate, imaginative and stunning love story. There is story-within-a-story revolving around a Victorian tale of love and desertion and the modern actors who are involved in portraying the former. In the story a strange young woman, ostracized by Victorian society and abandoned by her French lieutenant lover, fascinates an English gentleman who resolves to unravel the mystery of her clandestine past. Simultaneously, a parallel story of the affair between the two actors portraying the central roles in a film within-a-film unfolds on screen
Ryan's Daughter by David Lean( Visual )

25 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and German and held by 753 WorldCat member 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
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons one and two( Visual )

26 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole, a London criminal defense lawyer
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons five, six and seven( Visual )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member 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
Candleshoe( Visual )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member 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 by Michael Anderson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All eyes are focused on the Vatican, hoping to see the traditional puffs of white smoke that signal the selection of the next Pope. But this time, much more is at stake. The new pontiff may be the only person who can bring peace to a world hovering on the edge of nuclear nightmare
The mouse that roared by Jack Arnold( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tiny duchy of Grand Fenwick is bankrupt so its minister decides to declare war on the United States, be defeated and receive Marshall Aid
Reilly, ace of spies( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the 20th century, one remarkable man single-handedly tried to alter the course of history. Sidney Reilly was a Russian-born British agent who radically transformed modern espionage techniques and set the mold for the super spy. From one heart-pulsing mission after another, from stealing top-secret Russian oil information to a near overthrow of the Bolshevik Revolution to his final capture by Stalin's forces in 1918, Reilly's exploits are at times so daring, it's hard to believe they are actural history
King Richard II by William Shakespeare( Recording )

31 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical play about the tragic dynastic struggle between Richard II and Henry Bolingboke (later Henry IV)
The blue lagoon by Randal Kleiser( Visual )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small boy and girl and the ship's cook survive a shipwreck and wash up on a tropical island. When the cook dies, the children are left on their own to survive and grow to adulthood
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons three and four( Visual )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole as a London criminal defense lawyer
Molokai : the story of "Father Damien"( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member 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
The French lieutenant's woman( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parallel narrative of a Victorian-era gentleman and the social outcast he risks everything to love, and of the contemporary actors cast in those roles and immersed in their own forbidden affair
Rumpole of the Bailey( Visual )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member 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
A foreign field by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secrets are revealed and passions rekindled when British and American war vets return to Normandy on the 50th anniversary of D Day
The Henrik Ibsen collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection includes adaptations of Henrik Ibsen's work and features performances from lauded actors such as Anthony Hopkins and Charles Dance
 
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A man for all seasons
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The mouse that roaredThe blue lagoonRumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons three and fourMolokai : the story of "Father Damien"Rumpole of the BaileyA foreign field
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