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Finch, Jon 1941-2012

Works: 124 works in 720 publications in 10 languages and 10,137 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Televised plays  History  Television plays  Television programs  Historical television programs  Romantic comedy films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jon Finch
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

119 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,175 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
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

122 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In modern-day London, a sex criminal known as the Necktie Murderer has the police on alert; and in typical Hitchcock fashion, their trail is leading to an innocent man who must now elude the law and prove his innocence by finding the real murderer
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

49 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,299 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
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

80 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled King Henry IV
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

35 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against a background of Civil War, Prince Hal, the heir to the throne, appears to waste his youth irresponsibly among the low life of the London taverns, in the company of the self-indulgent, treacherous, irresponsible Sir John Falstaff. The boisterous comedy of the tavern scenes and the political tensions between the King and the rebels lead to the Battle of Shrewsbury, at which the Prince redeems himself
Doctor Faustus by Franz Seitz( Visual )

27 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 205 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
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's historic plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished theatrical talent
Agatha Christie's Poirot by Agatha Christie( Visual )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and German and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poiret is called upon to discover who killed an heiress aboard a steamer cruising down the Nile
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frenzy : The Necktie Murderer has the London police on red alert and an innocent man is on a desperate quest to find the real sex criminal and clear his name. Alternating heart-pounding tension with distinctive Hitchcock humor, Frenzy marked the Master of Suspense's return to his native England after almost 20 years
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 70 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 65 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
Lady Caroline Lamb( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of Lady Caroline through her affairs with the poet Lord Byron and the Duke of Wellington to her tragic end
Gary Cooper, que estás en los cielos by Pilar Miró( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman nearing her forties, Andrea Soriano, has always pushed aside personal questions and romantic relationships in pursuit of professional success. Now a major illness forces her to reconsider her life--work, family, friendships, men--causing a psychological and emotional crisis pushes her toward a drastic decision
The Shakespeare collection : the acclaimed BBC TV series by William Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As you like it : In one of Shakespeare's most popular comedies, Orlando and Rosalind escape to the Forest of Arden with their friends and servants. In this idyllic setting they find the simple life confused by entangled love affairs, love poems, cross-dressing and even a lion. This play considers the delights of love, the nature of human experience and the contrast between court and country life
20 horror films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greenskeeper: Assistant greenskeeper invites friends for a country club birthday party. A killer dressed as a greenskeeper crashes the party and kills people with golf tools
Stephen King's Storm of the century bonus movies ;The triangle ; Frozen in fear ; My sweet killer ; Lurking fear ; Butchered ; Final remains ; Followed home( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Butchered: High school seniors party on a secluded island and are attacked by a serial killer
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A performance of Macbeth
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Finch, John 1941-...

Finch John 1941-2012

Finch, Jon

Finch, Jon 1941-...

Jon Finch acteur britannique

Jon Finch aktor angielski

Jon Finch attore inglese

Jon Finch britischer Schauspieler

Jon Finch britisk skodespelar

Jon Finch britisk skuespiller

Jon Finch Brits acteur

Jon Finch brittisk skådespelare

Jon Finch English actor

Джон Финч

جان فینچ بازیگر بریتانیایی


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