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Finch, Jon 1941-2012

Overview
Works: 153 works in 629 publications in 9 languages and 9,677 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television plays  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jon Finch
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
93 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In modern-day London, a sex criminal known as the Necktie Murderer has the police on alert and their trail leads to an innocent man who must now elude the law and prove his innocence by finding the real murderer
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )
32 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and Henry Bolingboke (later Henry IV)
The Tragedy of Macbeth by Roman Polanski( Visual )
7 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic tragedy about the lust for power and its ultimate bloody consequences. Macbeth is a Scottish war hero whose insane ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is then goaded by his lady into slaying King Duncan in order to assume the throne. He plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the unsteady crown on his head
The first part of King Henry the Fourth with the life and death of Henry surnamed Hotspur by William Shakespeare( Visual )
25 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the murder of Richard II, Henry assumes the throne, and is immediately confronted with rebellion by Owen Glendower, Douglas of Scotland, Northumberland and his son Hotspur. The play also treats the moral development of the king's son Hal (later Henry V) as he appears to waste his youth in London taverns in the company of the irresponsible Sir John Falstaff
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )
66 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nightmarish vision of Shakespeare's classic tragedy about the lust for power--and its bloody consequences
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Visual )
8 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play that portrays the colorful panorama of Medieval English life. The revolt against Henry is finally crushed and the king broods over the uncertain future of his son. Henry IV dies, Falstaff is banished, and Prince Hal is crowned Henry V
Richard II by William Shakespeare( Visual )
21 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's play, the story of a rebellion against the corrupt Richard II
Henry IV, part I by William Shakespeare( Visual )
36 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled King Henry IV, Part one
The Second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death, and the coronation of King Henry the Fift [sic] by William Shakespeare( Visual )
24 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play. The revolt against Henry is finally crushed; yet the king, tired and sick, dies, and his son Hal is crowned Henry V
Henry IV, Part II by William Shakespeare( Visual )
25 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A panorama of Medieval English life. The play ends with the death of Henry IV, the banishment of Falstaff, and the coronation of Prince Hal
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )
14 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part II. A panorama of Medieval English life. The passage of time brings the older generations closer to the grave, and the young closer to leadership. The play ends with the death of Henry IV, banishment of Falstaff and the coronation of Prince Hal as Henry V
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )
18 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play. Upon the murder of Richard II, Henry assumes the throne, and is immediately confronted with rebellion by Owen Glendower, Douglas of Scotland, Northumberland and his son Hotspur. The play also treats the moral development of the king's son Hal (later Henry V)
Henry IV ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled Henry IV, Part II
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare ( Visual )
in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's historic plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished theatrical talent
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Visual )
5 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hercule Poiret is called upon to discover who killed an heiress aboard a steamer cruising down the Nile
Doktor Faustus Bilder aus dem Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian Leverkühn by Franz Seitz( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in German and English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of a composer who sells his soul to Satan to ensure his own creativity, but finds he cannot keep to his bargain to refrain from all close human relationships and his closest friends die as a result
Thomas Mann's Doktor Faustus Bilder aus dem Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian Leverkühn by Franz Seitz( Visual )
16 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Composer Adrian Leverkuehn sells his soul to the Devil in exchange for creative genius, but his violation of the terms of the deal has tragic consequences
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Family plot : In his final picture, Hitchcock weaves together suspense and humor in this tongue-in-cheek thriller about a wealthy woman who innocently hires a phony psychic to find her missing heir. The unforgettable all-star cast contributes to an enthralling merry-go-round of mayhem, mystery and murder
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A television production of Shakespeare's play
Breaking glass ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1980s London punk scene is captured in the gritty new wave musical with a poignant rags to riches story of a talented and rebellious young singer-songwriter. Kate is the lead singer of the rock group, Breaking Glass. Her socialist ideals are juxtaposed to her pragmatic rock manager, Danny, a streetwise hustler who discovers her and develops her into a star. As Kate struggles for artistic recognition, her talent and sanity are jeopardized by the music business's power structure
 
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Finch John 1941-2012
Finch, Jon
Languages
English (353)
German (38)
French (11)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (3)
Spanish (2)
Portuguese (1)
Icelandic (1)
Dutch (1)
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