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Hardwicke, Cedric 1893-1964

Overview
Works: 447 works in 1,443 publications in 8 languages and 21,502 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Religious films  Historical films  Science fiction films  Epic films  Detective and mystery films  Bible films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, Author, Costume designer, Narrator, Other, Director, Singer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Cedric Hardwicke
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

83 editions published between 1952 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great Acting, Laurence Olivier: In this program from the BBC2, Kenneth Tynan interviews Laurence Olivier, with special emphasis on some of the highlights of his distinguished career and Shakespeare films, with excerpts from the films "Henry V", "Hamlet", "Richard III", "Othello", and "The Entertainer"
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

32 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in English and held by 2,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in Egypt and the Sinai with one of the biggest sets ever constructed for a motion picture, this version tells the story of the life of Moses. Once favored in the Pharaoh's bousehold, Moses turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom. Now celebrating its 55th anniversary, this film has been fully restored
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

41 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life--and a bank account that's strictly low-life
The Hunchback of Notre Dame by William Dieterle( Visual )

49 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy award winner Charles Laughton stars as Quasimodo, the deformed bell-ringer of Notre Dame and Maureen O'Hara is Esmeralda, the beautiful gypsy he adores
Around the world in eighty days( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
H.G. Wells' Things to come by H. G Wells( Visual )

82 editions published between 1936 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest
Rope by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

44 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Dall and Farley Granger, two gay students, murder a friend in their luxury apartment. They then throw a cocktail party and serve drinks to the victim's father and girlfriend, from the trunk in which the corpse is concealed. Their professor, James Stewart, is also a guest at the party
The war of the worlds by Byron Haskin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1953 and 2019 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Martian spacecraft lands near the small southern California city of Linda Rosa. Disaster ensues
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and French and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in Egypt and the Sinai with one of the biggest sets ever constructed for a motion picture, this version tells the story of the life of Moses. Once favored in the Pharaoh's bousehold, Moses turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom. Now celebrating its 55th anniversary, this film has been fully restored
The Desert Fox : the story of Rommel by Norbert Brodin( Visual )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rommel was a brilliant military tactician. Unfortunately, Adolph Hitler thought that he too was a military genius and demands more of Rommel than he's able to provide. Rommel incurs Hitler's wrath by retreating in North Africa, but since Rommel is a war hero he is virtually "untouchable". Rommel joins in a plot to assassinate the Fuhrer. The attempt fails, and Rommel's complicity is discovered. He is given a choice: either face a horrible death by torture or commit suicide. Rommel opts for the latter. The official story given to the press is that Rommel died heroically of his war wounds
The invisible man : the legacy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist discovers how to make himself invisible but can't reverse the process. He realizes with terror that he has become a prisoner of his unseen self, and this unbearable state drives him to madness and murder
Nicholas Nickleby by Alberto Cavalcanti( Visual )

39 editions published between 1947 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Nicholas is an apprentice at a school for boys, and he and a student run away to a series of exciting adventures
Les Misérables( Visual )

19 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Valjean is a young man accused of stealing. He escapes prison and spends the rest of his life miserable and being chased by one man: a policeman named Valert
King Solomon's Mines by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

47 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventurer Allan Quartermain leads a party in search of both a missing English aristocrat and King Solomon's Mines
The emperor waltz by Billy Wilder( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court: musical version of Mark Twain's humorous novel about a turn-of-the-century blacksmith who is knocked unconscious and awakens in sixth-century Camelot
Poetry of Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( Recording )

17 editions published between 1955 and 1995 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lured by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A serial killer terrorizes London by luring women into meeting with him through the personal ads in the newspaper and taunting the police with gruesome poems
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often have a wicked sense of humor and are filled with unexpected twists. Includes a bonus episode of American Masters profiling Rod Serling
Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire Bloom, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Jack Hawkins, Judith Anderson, and special guest stars Cyril Ritchard and Farley Granger star in Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw
Wing and a prayer : the story of Carrier X( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film about newly-trained pilots in World War II, their by-the-book leader, and the plans of the U.S. naval leaders to lull the Japanese into a false sense of superiority. Includes actual combat footage
 
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Around the world in eighty days
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The ten commandmentsThe Hunchback of Notre DameAround the world in eighty daysRopeThe war of the worldsThe ten commandmentsLes MisérablesPoetry of Wordsworth
Alternative Names
Cedric Hardwicke acteur britannique

Cedric Hardwicke attore britannico

Cedric Hardwicke britischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler sowie Filmregisseur und Filmproduzent

Cedric Hardwicke Brits acteur (1893-1964)

Hardwicke, Cedric 1893-1964 Sir

Hardwicke, Cedric, Sir 1893-1964

Hardwicke, Cedric Webotes.

Hardwicke, Cedric Webster 1893-1964

Hardwicke, Cedrick

Hardwicke, Cedrick 1893-1964

Hardwicke, Cedrick 1893-1964 Sir

Hardwicke, Cedrick, Sir 1893-1964

Sir Cedric Hardwicke

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