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McKern, Leo 1920-2002

Works: 463 works in 1,109 publications in 7 languages and 20,625 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Detective and mystery television programs  Biographical films  Made-for-TV movies  War films  Fantasy films  Rock films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Commentator, Costume designer, Author, Illustrator, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Leo McKern
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

47 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,000 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
The French lieutenant's woman by Karel Reisz( Visual )

33 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,118 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
Help! by Beatles( Visual )

35 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,090 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
Ryan's Daughter by David Lean( Visual )

16 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 756 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
Ladyhawke by Richard Donner( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Donner, Schöpfer der "Stahlharten Pofis", inszenierte die Liebesgeschichte zwischen dem Ritter Navarre und der jungen Isabeau d"Anjou, angesiedelt im mittelalterlichen Italien. Der grausame Bischof von Aquila gelegt die beiden mit einem Fluch, der sie zu ewiger Trennung verdammen soll: Isabeau verwandelt sich tagsüber in einen Falken, Navarre Nachts in einen reißenden Wolf. Ihnen bleibt nur ein Eugenblick in der Dämmerung, in der sie einander als menschliche Wesen begegnen können. Ein trinkfreudiger Mönch und der junge Philippe begleiten den Ritter und seinen Fal- ken. Dieser romantisch-märchenhafte Film basiert auf einer bekannten Sage aus dem 13. Jahrhundert. Herausragend die Bilder des Bertolucci-Kameramanns Vittorio Storaro
Candleshoe( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attempt to pass off a fake heiress to an English stately home is prevented by the resourceful butler
The shoes of the fisherman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 510 WorldCat member 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
The mouse that roared by Jack Arnold( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tiny duchy of Grand Fenwick is bankrupt, and its minister decides to declare war on the United States, be defeated, and receive Marshall Aid. But he forgot to tell their invasion force leader that he's supposed to lose
Reilly, ace of spies( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 450 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 )

29 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play "King Richard II" performed by a cast of about 25 artists
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons one and two( Visual )

3 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole, a London criminal defense lawyer
The blue lagoon by Randal Kleiser( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 376 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 )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 372 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 )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 369 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
Rumpole of the Bailey( Visual )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and held by 342 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 333 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. This funny drama was seen on Masterpiece Theatre. DVD includes D-Day facts and cast filmographies
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons five, six and seven( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best-selling author John Mortimer's self-adapted series about the famous defense barrister concludes in this third and final set, featuring new and exclusive bonus features
The Henrik Ibsen collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 276 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
Murder with mirrors( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple tries to unmask the villain who'd stoop to murder to steal her dear old friend's ancestral home
King & country by Joseph Losey( Visual )

20 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tough, no-nonsense British Army lawyer is assigned to defend a lowly private at his court martial. The private has been arrested for desertion during battle. The lawyer, Captain Hargreaves, is convinced the young man should fry. However, as the trial progresses and the strain of three horrible years endured at the Allied front is revealed, the more he is compelled to spare the youth from a firing squad"--Container
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A man for all seasons
Alternative Names
Leo McKern acteur australien

Leo McKern acteur uit Australië (1920-2002)

Leo McKern attore australiano

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Leo McKern australsk skodespelar

Leo McKern australsk skuespiller

Leo McKern brytyjski aktor

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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