WorldCat Identities

Fox, Edward 1937-

Overview
Works: 230 works in 868 publications in 8 languages and 25,111 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Comedy films  History  Historical films  War films  Epic films  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films 
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 )

124 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,333 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 )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,836 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 )

15 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and held by 1,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In September 1944, flush with success after the Normandy Invasion, the Allied launched Operation Market Garden, a wild scheme intended to put an early end to World War II by invading Germany and smashing the Reich's war plants
The day of the jackal by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

34 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 996 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
Galileo by Bertolt Brecht( Visual )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 607 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
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

18 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 593 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
The mirror crack'd by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple investigates a murder on a movie set when Hollywood stars, with behind-the-scene conflicts, come to the picturesque village of St. Mary Mead to film the epic, Mary, Queen of Scots
The bounty by Roger Donaldson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 558 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
Never say never again by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and French and held by 517 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 dance to the music of time( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 513 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
A month by the lake( Visual )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two women pursue a handsome bachelor at a luxurious lakeside resort
Force 10 from Navarone by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the worst of World War II, Hitler's armies are storming through Europe, 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, 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. Adapted from container
The dresser( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and German and held by 428 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
Edward & Mrs. Simpson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love story that shook the world and shed new light on old assumptions about women, class and power -- the king who gave up his throne for the love of a woman
Shaka Zulu. the epic story of Africa's greatest warrior king( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He was an illegitimate prince who reclaimed his birthright with brilliance and brutality. He created a vast new nation from warring tribes and forged an army that defied the most powerful empire on earth. He was Shaka Zulu. This is the story of the legendary African King, brought to life in an epic, 10-part production, which is one of the most compelling and controversial films in history. From his boyhood exile to the bloody struggles that solidified his rule and his proud defiance of British colonists, Shaka Zulu is the remarkable tale of a man who stood at the heart of a battle between two worlds
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Gandhi
Alternative Names
Eduardus Fox

Edward Fox acteur britannique

Edward Fox aktor brytyjski

Edward Fox angielski aktor teatralny, filmowy i telewizyjny

Edward Fox attore britannico

Edward Fox britischer Schauspieler

Edward Fox britisk skodespelar

Edward Fox britisk skuespiller

Edward Fox Brits acteur

Edward Fox brittisk skådespelare

Edward Fox English stage, film and television actor

Fox, Edward.

Έντουαρντ Φοξ

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 farThe day of the jackalThe mirror crack'dThe bountyThe dresser