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Hawthorne, Nigel

Works: 541 works in 1,319 publications in 7 languages and 30,272 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Comedy films  Made-for-TV movies  Animated films  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Nigel Hawthorne
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

65 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the story of a group of enslaved Africans who overcome their captors and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship is seized, the captive Africans are brought to trial in the United States, this is the story of that courtroom battle
The black cauldron by Walt Disney( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 2,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a race against the evil Horned Toad, Taran must be the first to find the Black Cauldron, which the Horned Toad could use to destroy the world
Madeline by Daisy von Scherler Mayer( Visual )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of the famous twelve little girls living in two straight lines, the smallest one is fearless Madeline. But something is not right at the boarding school in Paris run by Miss Clavell: the house next door is now the Spanish Embassy, kind Lady Covington has died, and Lord Covington is busily plotting to sell the school! Madeline springs into action - befriending the lonely Spanish boy next door, refusing to eat a chicken she has personally met, and facing down Lord Covington as he escorts a prospective buyer through the school. Madeline's perceptiveness, courage, and willingness to stick to her principles--along with Miss Clavell's calm reserve--allow everyone to face their fears with similar aplomb, to thus save both the day, and the school
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Hindi and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with Gandhi's tragic assassination at the hands of a Hindu radical and spiraling back to his life as a young attorney, the film leads us through the critical moments that eventually fashioned young Gandhi into the non-violent pillar of strength he later becomes -- with an indomitable resolve which led to India's independence from Great Britain
The Madness of King George by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

55 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of King George III, this is the story of royal intrigue, sexual indiscretions, backstairs plotting and a battle for power between Parliament and the throne, all occurring while the king is being treated for an unknown mental illness
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

25 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930's Britain, in the wake of a bloody civil war, the younger brother of the new King sets in motion a monstrous scheme to claim the throne for himself. Updated version of Shakespeare's tale
Twelfth night, or, What you will( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shipwrecked on an unfriendly Illyrian shore, Viola, believing her twin brother is dead, disguises herself in male attire and joins the retinue of the lovesick Duke Orsino
Victoria & Albert( Visual )

30 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moving romantic story of two lovers who create an intimate private world amidst the pomp and politics of the court of St. James. This epic miniseries shows us a Victoria that we have never seen before--not the staid and stately old matron cloaked in black--but a young, passonate, sensual Victoria who takes command of the throne and falls head over heels in love with the dashing German prince who will father her six children
The Winslow boy by David Mamet( Visual )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A barrister defends a 14-year-old naval cadet accused of stealing a postal money-order
Twelfth night by William Shakespeare( Visual )

39 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of troublesome twins who win the heart of an entire kingdom
Demolition man by Marco Brambilla( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and French and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A police officer is brought out of suspended animation in prison to pursue an old ultra-violent nemesis who is loose in a non-violent future society
The Barchester Chronicles by Anthony Trollope( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy community of Barchester is rocked from its complacency when a crusade against the Church of England's practice of self-enrichment misfires
Murder in the mews by Agatha Christie( Recording )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Agatha Christie tale Inspector Japp and Hercule Poirot are called to 14 Bardsley Gardens Mews to investigate a mysterious case of murder disguised as suicide
Call me Claus( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy is a cranky, volatile producer at a home shopping network in charge of hiring the station's on-air Santa Claus. The "real" Santa, who finds himself at the end of his 200-year contract, must convince Lucy that she is the perfect candidate to fill his shoes
Great classic stories : [22 unabridged classics]( Recording )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reginald on house parties / Saki - The Sphinx without a secret / Oscar Wilde -- Tobermory / Saki -- On being idle / Jerome K. Jerome -- For better or worse / W.W. Jacobs -- The model millionaire / Oscar Wilde -- The garden of truth / E. Nesbit -- The cat that walked by himself / Rudyard Kipling -- The girl from Arles / Alphonse Daudet -- Mr. & Mrs. Dove / Katherine Mansfield -- Georgie Porgie / Rudyard Kipling -- Caterpillars / E.F. Benson -- Lost hearts / M.R. James -- Ship to Tarshish / John Buchan -- The tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe -- The man of the night / Edgar Wallace -- Dr. Heidegger's experiment / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- B 24 / Arthur Conan Doyle -- Pat Hobby & Orson Welles / F. Scott Fitzgerald - Mad / Guy de Maupassant -- The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe -- The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs
Tartuffe, or, The imposter by Molière( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clutching ever-present rosary beads, shifting uncomfortably within the hairshirt he wears as continual penance--and always eyeing the women as they pass--Tartuffe, Moliére's master of unctuous evil, insinuates himself into a wealthy Parisian household in this indictment of religious hypocrisy. Posing as a holy man, the wily Tartuffe entrances Orgon, a credulous well-to-do merchant, bent on bestowing his worldly goods, social position, and nubile daughter on the perfidious fraud. Tartuffe delights in accepting it all--and also arranges a little depraved dalliance with Orgon's young wife, Elmire
Richard Adams's Watership down( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A faithful big-screen adaptation of Richard Adams's classic British dystopian novel about a community of rabbits seeking safety and happiness after their warren comes under terrible threat
The object of my affection by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and German and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman falls in love with her new roommate even though he's gay and loves her purely as a friend. When she becomes pregnant, she realizes she'd rather raise her child with him rather than with her boyfriend-- a decision that forces the threesome to explore the fine line between love, sex and friendship
Mapp & Lucia( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the fictional village of Tilling-on-Sea circa 1920, two formidable matrons vie for social supremacy, using unconventional weaponry such as gardeners and lobster recipes. Each episode serves up an exquisite dish of quirky characters and razor-sharp satire
Yes, Prime Minister : the complete collection( Visual )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught off-guard by the sudden retirement of the Prime Minister, Sir Humphrey and his civil service allies soon get their house-trained minister, James Hacker, elevated to the top job
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Hawthorne, Nigel Barnard 1929-2001

Nigel Hawthorne acteur britannique

Nigel Hawthorne aktor brytyjski

Nigel Hawthorne attore inglese

Nigel Hawthorne britischer Schauspieler

Nigel Hawthorne British actor

Nigel Hawthorne britisk skodespelar

Nigel Hawthorne britisk skuespiller

Nigel Hawthorne Brits acteur

Nigel Hawthorne britský herec

Nigel Hawthorne brittisk skådespelare

Νάιτζελ Χόθορν

Найджъл Хоторн

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نايجل هوثورن

نايجل هوثورن ممثل بريطاني

نایجل هاثورن بازیگر بریتانیایی

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The black cauldronMadelineGandhiVictoria & AlbertThe Winslow boyThe Barchester ChroniclesMurder in the mewsGreat classic stories : [22 unabridged classics]