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Magee, Patrick

Overview
Works: 99 works in 473 publications in 6 languages and 9,409 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Science fiction films  History  Televised plays  Television interviews  Television plays  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Patrick Magee
A clockwork orange by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

103 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts a harrowing journey through a near-future world of decaying cities, murderous adolescents and nightmarish technologies of punishment and crime
Barry Lyndon by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

96 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on William Makepeace Thackeray's novel, Barry Lyndon tells the story of Redmond Barry, an impoverished young Irishman bent on achieving wealth, power, and status. In a series of picaresque adventures, he duels and dupes his way up the social ladder, enteres into a prestigious but loveless marriage with a beautiful and titled widow, and falls dramatically into ruin."--Container
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

16 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When England's aging King Lear renounces his throne to divide his kingdom among his three daughters, treachery, madness and murder soon follow. After banishing Cordelia, his most loyal daughter, Lear is betrayed and cast out by her elder sisters Regan and Goneril. Meanwhile, evil brews at the Gloucester castle as Edgar falls victim to his brother's deception. As battle lines are drawn and backs are stabbed, Lear rages against a fearsome storm. Can a man undo his wrongs? Will Cordelia be saved? Or will the wheels of fate crush all in its way?
Mrs. Warren's profession by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the bonus play, "Mrs. Landfrey and her three children return to England after 18 years abroad, where a chance encounter with their traditionalist husband and father quickly entangles them in a series of comic events"--Container
The Trojan women by Michael Cacoyannis( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the Greek victory in the Trojan War, all the Trojan warriors and princes are slain and the women and children are left to be divided among the conquerors. Beautiful Cassandra is betrothed against her will and despite her vanishing sanity. Andromache discovers that her son is to be executed to end her royal bloodline. Helen desperately wields the arrogant beauty that leveled a city as she pleads for her life. In the end, it is the enduring dignity and unfaltering strength of Hecuba, widowed queen of Troy, that makes cowards of Troy's captors
Cromwell by Ken Hughes( Visual )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

17th century Britain was a hotbed of revolution, treachery and court intrigue. Oliver Cromwell, the fiery ambitious commoner took on the monarchy and changed the course of Western civilization. He and King Charles I fought for absolute rule
The persecution and assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as performed by the inmates of the asylum at Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade by Peter Weiss( Visual )

15 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The infamous Marquis de Sade, confined to an asylum, directs the other inmates in a re-enactment of the bloody assassination of French revolutionary Jean-Paul Marat."--Container
Dementia 13 by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

38 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A noble Irish family find themselves at the mercy of an axe-wielding killer and are made prisoners in their secluded ancestral castle
Great British speeches by John Graham( Recording )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five one-act plays by W. B Yeats( Recording )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from the crypt( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vault of horror: Five unsuspecting hotel guests step out of an elevator into a vault deep underground. Trapped with no way out, each guest shares a gruesome story of an encounter with death. But as the stories unfold, the men begin to suspect that their presence in the vault is no coincidence, and they may have already found that the only way out is death
The young racers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild angels: Heavenly Blues is the leader of a wild, roving band of leather-clad bikers. When his best friend, Loser, needs a new motorcycle, he tries to steal one from the police and is shot. Kidnapping their badly injured buddy from the hospital and causing pandemonium in the process, Blues and his friends believe they've set Loser free, but he dies not long after the escape. Staging a funeral and drunken orgy in a small town church, the gang flees is set upon by the enraged locals, leaving Blues alone to face the law
King Lear by Peter [director] Brook( Visual )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Scofield plays King Lear, an aging monarch whose decision to split his kingdom between his three daughters bears tragic consequences
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Scofield plays King Lear, an aging monarch whose decision to split his kingdom between his three daughters bears tragic consequences
Bertolt Brecht's Galileo by Bertolt Brecht( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 54 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
--and now the screaming starts!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Catherine marries Charles Fengriffen and moves into the family's old mansion, they are unaware that they are to be the victims of a horrifying curse. They are tormented by a strange lifelike portrait, odd servants, and a disembodied hand
La Naranja mecánica by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

25 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts a harrowing journey through a near-future world of decaying cities, murderous adolescents and nightmarish technologies of punishment and crime
The birthday party by Harold Pinter( Visual )

15 editions published between 1968 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Described as a comedy of menace, The birthday party is a dramatic expose of contemporary man's inability to cope with his fears and guilt. Stanley is lodging at a shabby seaside boarding house. When he's visited by two menancing and mysterious strangers who insist on throwing a brthday party in his honour, his world changes dramatically" -- Container
Galileo by Bertolt Brecht( Visual )

5 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 30 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
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's tragedy of the conflict between parent and child, pride and wisdom, expectation and fulfillment
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A clockwork orange
Alternative Names
Magee, Pat 1922-1982

McGee, Pat 1922-1982

McGee, Patrick 1922-1982

Patrick Magee acteur irlandais

Patrick Magee attore irlandese

Patrick Magee irsk skodespelar

Patrick Magee irsk skuespiller

Patrick Magee nordirischer Schauspieler

Patrick Magee nordirlndsk skdespelare

Мэги, Патрик

پاتریک مگی بازیگر ایرلندی

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Barry LyndonThe persecution and assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as performed by the inmates of the asylum at Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade