WorldCat Identities

Johnson, Richard 1927-2015

Overview
Works: 207 works in 558 publications in 5 languages and 13,184 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Action and adventure television programs  Television series  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  History  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1992.77, 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 in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Poland during World War II. Innocent and naive 8-year-old Bruno is bored and restless in his new home. Ignoring his mother, he sets off on an adventure in the woods. He comes across a high fence which separates him from the people he can see through it. Soon he meets a young boy in striped pajamas, and a surprising friendship develops
The haunting by Robert Wise( Visual )

32 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,308 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 )

43 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Cymbeline's evil second queen tries to force Princess Imogen to marry her own son
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's classic tale of Julius Caesar's assassination at the hands of the Roman senate
Midsomer murders by Caroline Graham( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead man's eleven: Schock ripples across the village of Fletcher's Cross when a prominent businessman's trophy wife is bludgeoned to death with a cricket bat. While the victim had no apparent enemies, her avaricious husband, Robert Cavendish, is hated by all. Death of a stranger: As the Upper Marshwood hunt heads off into the woods, a filthy tramp runs for cover, stumbles and falls into a pit screaming. This suspicious death, and the puzzling behavior of several villagers, leads Barnaby to discover a tangle of sordid secrets. Blue herrings: When Muriel Harrap's lifeless body is found late one night in the elevator at Lawnside, a home for the elderly, everyone assumes she died of natural causes. But when another seemingly healthy woman dies, rumers of fraud and murder terrify the residents. Judgement day: Amid the excitement of preparations for the Perfect Village Competition in Midsomer Mallow, a local rogue is found brutally murdered. Barnaby discovers a wealth of suspects, all of whom appear to be lying, and a determination by the villagers to keep his investigation quiet so as not to jeopardize their chances in the competition
Khartoum by Basil Dearden( Visual )

19 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

29 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Royal Shakespeare Company production featuring Richard Johnson, Janet Suzman and Patrick Stewart. Produced by Trevor Nunn
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 379 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 373 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 347 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 )

13 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Ian McKellen, Corin Redgrave and Derek Jacobi perform Shakespeare's historic play about Prince Hal's journey toward kingship, and his ultimate rejection of Falstaff
Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island by Byron Haskin( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 282 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
Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jim Hawkins' journey across the high seas and his battle of wits with Long John Silver in search of buried treasure
Breaking the code by Jack Emery( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 229 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
Origins of the Mafia secrecy, unity and the oath of silence( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 183 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
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 182 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 165 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
Anglo Saxon attitudes( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 159 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
House of wax by André De Toth( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 151 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
The crucifer of blood( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treat for Sherlock Holmes fans: A maharajah's treasure, the British soldiers who stole it and swore a blood oath of secrecy, and 30 years later, the consequences: death. Is the treasure cursed? Or is a very human murderer at work? Only one man can unravel the mystery, Sherlock Holmes
 
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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-KEITH JOHNSON

Ρίτσαρντ Τζόνσον

Ричард Джонсон английский актёр

ריצ'רד ג'ונסון

ريتشارد جونسون

ریچارد جانسون (بازیگر) تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر بریتانیایی

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Midsomer murdersKhartoumThe importance of being EarnestWallis & EdwardRobert Louis Stevenson's Treasure IslandRobert Louis Stevenson's Treasure IslandBreaking the codeLittle women