WorldCat Identities

Fox, Edward 1937-

Overview
Works: 200 works in 834 publications in 8 languages and 24,966 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Television crime shows  Biographical films  History  Comedy films  Historical films  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 4,341 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 1,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startled to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?
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 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Deronda, a sensitive young Englishman of indistinct parentage, is forced to choose between the love of two very different women
Nicholas Nickleby by Douglas McGrath( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicholas becomes the head of the family when his father dies unexpectedly. Keeping watch over his mother and his sister Kate becomes an even greater challenge when Nicholas discovers that his father lost the family fortune due to ill-advised investments. Without a shilling to his name, Nicholas turns to his wealthy but unforgiving Uncle Ralph for help
The day of the jackal by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

43 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,003 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
Shaka Zulu by William C Faure( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 714 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 669 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 617 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 )

20 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 605 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 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple tackles an assembly of all-star suspects in this movie-within-a-movie, a tale of 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 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remake of the story that claims to expose "the truth behind the legend" of the Bounty mutiny. In doing so it provides a stirring and dramatic portrait of the delicately balanced friendship between Christian and Bligh
Foyle's war by Acorn Media( Visual )

27 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Chief Superintendent Christopher Foyle works in the English town of Hastings. As World War II tears at the social fabric of this once quiet coastal community, Foyle investigates crimes the conflict has fostered on 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 490 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 445 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 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isabel Archer is a beautiful, spirited American who is brought to Europe by her wealthy Aunt Touchett. It is expected that she will soon marry. But Isabel is resolved to determine her own fate and she does not hesitate to turn down two eligible suitors. Then she finds herself irresistibly drawn to Gilbert Osmond, who, beneath his veneer of charm and cultivation, is cruelty itself
The dresser by Peter Yates( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Harwood's play about an aging English actor/manager, his dresser, and their theatre company touring England during WWII. Both the leader of the company and his dresser are essential to each other. However, the devoted dresser struggles to support the unreasonable demands of the tyrannical head of the company, during the London blitz
Force 10 from Navarone by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the darkest days of World War II, Hitler's armies are storming through Europe, annihilating all opposition in their path. But U.S. Colonel Barnsby (Ford) plots to strike a crippling blow to the brutal Nazi forces. To succeed, he'll need the help of the most skilled and lethal soldiers in the world: the Force 10 squad, fresh from their triumphant mission at Navarone. But when the team's plan goes awry in the firestorm of blistering battles, deceit and treachery, Barnsby and the squad's hard-driving Major Mallory (Shaw) are forced to devise a new and even more dangerous scheme to attack the Nazi war machine-- or risk losing the rest of Europe to its awesome, destructive power
 
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Gandhi
Alternative Names
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

Edward Fox brittisk skådespelare

Fox, Edward.

Едуард Фокс

Эдвард Фокс британский актёр

אדוארד פוקס

ادوارد فاکس بازیگر بریتانیایی

에드워드 폭스

エドワード・フォックス

愛德華·福克斯

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