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Fox, Edward 1937-

Overview
Works: 202 works in 842 publications in 8 languages and 24,968 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Television crime shows  Biographical films  History  Comedy films  Historical films  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997,
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Most widely held works by Edward Fox
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

131 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British
The importance of being earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the hilarious adventure of two dashing young bachelors and the outrageous deceptions they find themselves in over love. Whenever Worthing wants to leave his dull country life behind, he makes visits to the city posing as his fictitious 'brother' Ernest. There he becomes smitten with the ravishing Gwendolen. But when Worthing is in town, his playboy pal Algy is in the country and falling for Worthing's young and beautiful ward, cecily, while also impersonating Ernest. Pandemonium ensues when these two would-be ernests find themselves face-to-face and in the predicament of explaining who they really are
A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic recreation of an Allied airdrop behind German lines in Holland, and the subsequent disastrous Battle of Arnhem
Daniel Deronda by George Eliot( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Deronda is sensitive and charming, the illegitimate son of an aristocrat, haunted by the secrets that shroud his birth. Beautiful, vivacious Gwendolen Harleth is a gambler and short on cash. When they meet at the roulette table, sparks fly. But above all, Gwendolen needs money, and the icy aristrocrat Henleigh Grandcourt is more than happy to provide. As her situation becomes more and more oppressive, she turns to Daniel for help-- only to discover his involvement with the young Jewish singer Mirah Lapidoth. Torn between his attraction to Gwendolen and his passion for Mirah and the plight of her people, Daniel is forced to look at his own mysterious past and find out who he really is-- and who he wants to be
The day of the jackal by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

58 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a cold, suave British assassin hired by the French OAS to kill General Charles de Gaulle. Nameless and faceless, the killer, known by the code name of Jackal, relentlessly moves toward the date with death that would rock the world. The tension mounts as the methodical preparations of the Jackal are paralleled with the efforts of the police to uncover the plot, which gives the story non-stop, edge-of-your-seat suspense
Nicholas Nickleby by Douglas McGrath( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Nicholas' father dies and leaves the family penniless, the Nickleby family moves to London to stay with their Uncle Ralph. Ralph turns abusive and separates the family, which includes sending Nicholas to the cruel and wicked Wackford Squeers
Shaka Zulu by William C Faure( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaka Zulu is the powerful true story of tribal Africa during the turbulent 19th century and its emerging European colonial expansion and migration to the mysterious continent of Africa. This critically acclaimed story follows the life of Shaka, a powerful and mighty Zulu leader, as he grows up to fulfill an ancient tribal prophecy, uniting his people into a bold new nation. Shaka is driven by extraordinary intelligence, courage, astounding physical ability and an immortal stance, leading his proud warriors in their quest to be one people, one power, one empire! Set against the spectacular panorama of the Zulu tribal homelands, this complex and compelling adventure depicts the clash of two cultures, two worlds
Gulliver's travels by Dave Fleischer( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of an 18th-century physician who takes eight years to travel through a variety of fantastical lands, only to have everyone but his wife take him for a madman when he returns home
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

15 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a woman who, frustrated by her husband's romance, leaves her husband and children to find a new life for herself and an identity of her own
Galileo by Bertolt Brecht( Visual )

19 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen version of Bertolt Brecht's play about Galileo, the 17th century Italian who laid the foundations of modern science. Galileo made himself one of the world's first telescopes and discovered the moons of Jupiter. He supported Copernicus' theory that the Earth revolved around the Sun. This brought him into conflict with the Catholic Church. By threatening him with torture, the Church forced him to recant his views in front of a tribunal, and sentenced him to house arrest. However, Galileo's trials and theories inspired others like Newton and Kepler to prove that the Earth was not the center of the Universe
The mirror crack'd by Agatha Christie( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple tackles an assembly of suspects in a homicide on the set of an American extravaganza being filmed in England
The bounty by Roger Donaldson( Visual )

23 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Christian and Captain Bligh had a delicately balanced friendship until the mutiny on the HMS The Bounty. The rigors of life for an 18th-century seaman and the budding romance of Fletcher Christian and his Tahitian Princess are dramatically portrayed
Foyle's war( Visual )

25 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Chief Superintendent Christopher Foyle works in the English town of Hastings. As World War II tears the social fabric of this once quiet coastal community, Foyle investigates crimes the conflict has fostered the home front
Never say never again by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Agent 007 is hurled into a pulse-pounding race to save the world from armageddon when two atomic warheads are hijacked by the evil SPECTRE organization"--Container
A month by the lake( Visual )

27 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two women pursue a handsome bachelor at a luxurious lakeside resort
The republic of love( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about the barriers facing lovers in the 21st century
Edward & Mrs. Simpson by Simon Raven( Visual )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the evening of December 11, 1936, England's King Edward VIII formally broadcast his farewell to a nation. Torn between duty and love, he had decided to follow his heart. Follows the true story and the unforgettable romance that developed between the Prince of Wales and an extraordinary American woman named Wallis Simpson. That she was already married and rumored to have had other affairs, ruffled more than a few feathers. The scandal only heats up as the Prince becomes King and declares his intention to marry his mistress, who has since become divorced and available
The portrait of a lady by James Cellan Jones( Visual )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a spirited American girl, reared in England by her aunt, determined to live her life to the fullest
The dresser by Peter Yates( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the relationship between Sir, an aging actor, and his dresser
A dance to the music of time by Christophe Morahan( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles a half century of British upper-class life through the eyes of Nicholas Jenkins, from the 1920s to the 1960s. See how friendship, adultery, ambition, and failure play out in London's social, political, and artistic scenes
 
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Eduardus Fox

Edward Fox acteur britannique

Edward Fox aktor brytyjski

Edward Fox attore britannico

Edward Fox britischer Schauspieler

Edward Fox britisk skodespelar

Edward Fox britisk skuespiller

Edward Fox Brits acteur

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A bridge too farDaniel DerondaThe day of the jackalShaka ZuluThe mirror crack'dThe bountyThe portrait of a ladyThe dresser