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Johnson, Richard 1927-2015

Overview
Works: 214 works in 588 publications in 5 languages and 13,815 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Domestic fiction  Action and adventure films  War films  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Johnson
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by Mark Herman( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 2,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inquieto y aburrido en su nuevo hogar, Bruno, un inocente e ingenuo niño de ocho años, ignora a su madre y se interna en el bosque en busca de aventuras. Rápidamente conoce a un niño, con quien comienza una sorpresiva amistad. Ambientada en la Segunda Guerra Mundial y basada en la novela best-seller de John Boyne, esta inolvidable e inspiradora historia acerca del poder del espíritu humano, cautivará su corazón y mente
The haunting by Robert Wise( Visual )

29 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from Shirley Jackson's The Haunting of Hill House, this psychological thriller tells the story of four people who come to the house to study its supernatural phenomena
Cymbeline by William Shakespeare( Visual )

45 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Cymbeline's evil second queen forces the king to banish his daughter Imogen's husband, Posthumus. While the queen tries to force Imogen to marry her own son, Posthumus flees to Rome. There he is tricked into believing Imogen has been unfaithful. Imogen disguises herself as a boy and flees the court
The man who knew infinity( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University during WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor, G.H. Hardy
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Shakespeare's play depicting the successful conspiracy to assassinate the Roman emperor, Julius Caesar
Khartoum by Basil Dearden( Visual )

18 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama chronicles Britain's crisis in the Sudan and the siege at Khartoum in 1883
Antony & Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Visual )

31 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Royal Shakespeare Company production featuring Richard Johnson, Janet Suzman and Patrick Stewart. Produced by Trevor Nunn
Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pirate Captain Billy Bones leaves a young innkeeper's son, Jim Hawkins, a map indicating the location of a priceless treasure. Jim sets sail for the Caribbean in search of the treasure. But they do not realize that the ship's crew has been replaced by a band of cutthroats under the leadership of the infamous pirate Long John Silver
Midsomer murders by Caroline Graham( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these four contemporary British television mysteries. Dance with the dead: A young man's apparent suicide leads Barnaby and his team searching for the man's missing girlfriend and ballroom dance partner. Animal within: When a woman presumed dead in a plane crash visits her uncle's estate three years later, she surprises everyone there, but it's an even greater shock when the uncle is murdered without a clear heir. King's crystal: Barnaby investigates a bitter feud at the heart of a family-owned glassworks involving the death of the family accountant. Axeman cometh: An aging band making a comeback tour stops for a concert in Midsomer, but someone's out to murder the band members one by one
The importance of being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Recording )

10 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An audio version of the three-act play
Wallis & Edward( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1936, Edward VIII abdicated in order to marry the woman he loved, Wallis Simpson, a twice divorced American. These events caused a scandal around the world and Wallis has since been demonized as the woman who stole the King of England. Wallis and Edward presents these events from Wallis's point of view. The drama follows the beginning of their affair, when Edward was the playboy Prince of Wales and Wallis was married to Ernest Simpson. When Wallis and Ernest finally divorce, the fear that Edward will seek to marry this American commoner builds toward a showdown, with even Wallis urging him to accept reality and let her go
The Ruth Rendell mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This six tales of suspense examines the jealous, betrayals, and resentments that lead to tragedy
Henry the Fourth, part two by William Shakespeare( Recording )

16 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breaking the code by Jack Emery( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Alan Turing, British mathematical genius and designer of the computer that broke the German Enigma code during World War II, whose admittance to homosexuality at a time when it was illegal presented problems for him, for his family, for his colleagues, and for the State's preoccupation with national security. This special producer's cut, restoring 12 minutes cut for television broadcasts, was premiered March 11, 2012 at Princeton University
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In picturesque nineteenth-century New England, tomboyish Jo, beautiful Meg, fragile Beth, and romantic Amy come of age while their father is off to war
Operation crossbow by Michael Anderson( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fearsome rumor reaches Britain's World War II command. The Nazis are developing rocket technology that could rain death on London and, then, New York. Quickly, England develops a plan to send saboteurs into the sites manufacturing the rockets. Just moments after the carefully chosen commandos parachute into the drop zone, their pilot receives an urgent message: The mission may be compromised. Abort
House of wax ; The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects four classic horror films, including "House of Wax," in which a wax sculptor devises a murderous plan to restock his museum; "The Haunting," in which four individuals travel to a haunted house to study its supernatural phenomena; "Freaks," featuring a group of carnival performers who inflict revenge on a trapeze artist who mocks them; and "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," the classic tale of one man's disastrous attempts to harness the evil that resides in everyone
Anglo Saxon attitudes by Euston Films Production( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disillusioned 60-year-old historian is determined to make peace with his past after an archaeological dig as a young student led to an affair with his best friend's fiancee
Origins of the Mafia. [secrecy, unity and the oath of silence]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 5-part drama journeys back more than 400 years to 16th-century Sicily, where the small Italian island has fallen victim to corruption, intimidation, extortion, and brutality, all at the hands of the ruthless Gramignano family. The series then follows the development of succeeding Sicilian Mafiosos, illustrating the limitless power wielded by these fearsome and powerful men, and revealing the merciless atrocities which were carried out on any and all who dared to stand in their way
 
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Wallis & Edward
Alternative Names
Richard Johnson acteur britannique

Richard Johnson angol színész

Richard Johnson attore, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico inglese

Richard Johnson britischer Schauspieler

Richard Johnson Brits acteur

Richard Johnson English actor

RICHARD-KEITH JOHNSON

Ρίτσαρντ Τζόνσον

Ричард Джонсон английский актёр

Ռիչարդ Ջոնսոն

ריצ'רד ג'ונסון

ريتشارد جونسون ممثل إنجليزي

ریچارد جانسون (بازیگر) تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر بریتانیایی

리처드 존슨

リチャード・ジョンソン

理查德·約翰遜

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KhartoumRobert Louis Stevenson's Treasure IslandThe importance of being EarnestWallis & EdwardBreaking the codeLittle womenHouse of wax ; The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde