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Finch, Jon 1941-2012

Overview
Works: 161 works in 845 publications in 10 languages and 10,448 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Television plays  Made-for-TV movies  Historical television programs  Televised plays  Televised performances  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jon Finch
 
Most widely held works by Jon Finch
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

64 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and Henry Bolingboke (later Henry IV)
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

117 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 1,532 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
The first part of King Henry the Fourth with the life and death of Henry surnamed Hotspur by William Shakespeare( Visual )

91 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,440 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
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fift by William Shakespeare( Visual )

66 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,203 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
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jon Finch is Macbeth, the Scottish war hero whose insane ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Promoted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is goaded by his Lady (Francesca Annis) into slaying King Duncan (Nicholas Selby) and assuming his throne. Macbeth plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the unsteady crown on his head. While his wife crumbles away in guilt and madness, the haunted Macbeth fights t prevent another dark forecast which may doom him. (Quelle: Umschlag)
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

113 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nightmarish vision of Shakespeare's classic tragedy about the lust for power--and its bloody consequences
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 14 motion pictures directed by Alfred Hitchcock, originally released between 1942 and 1976
The tragedy of Macbeth by Roman Polanski( Visual )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman Polanski imbues his unflinchingly violent adaptation of William Shakespeare's tragedy of ruthless ambition and murder in medieval Scotland with grit and dramatic intensity. Jon Finch and Francesca Annis star as a decorated warrior rising in the ranks and his driven wife, scheming together to take the throne by any means
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part I. The boisterous Falstaff leads Prince Hal, the heir to the throne, through London's lowlife taverns. While the young prince wastes his youth, a civil war threatens the monarchy. When the battle of Shrewsbury results, Prince Henry redeems himself at last
Doktor Faustus : Bilder aus dem Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian Leverkühn by Franz Seitz( Visual )

27 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 202 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
Agatha Christie's Poirot by Agatha Christie( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poiret is called upon to discover who killed an heiress aboard a steamer cruising down the Nile
The Second part of King Henry the Fourth : containing his death, and the coronation of King Henry the Fift [sic] by William Shakespeare( Visual )

13 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 155 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
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's historic plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished theatrical talent
The tragedy of Macbeth( Visual )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman Polanski imbues his unflinchingly violent adaptation of William Shakespeare's tragedy of ruthless ambition and murder in medieval Scotland with grit and dramatic intensity. Jon Finch and Francesca Annis star as a decorated warrior rising in the ranks and his driven wife, scheming together to take the throne by any means
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's play entitled Richard II
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 64 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
Frenzy ; Family plot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frenzy: An innocent man accused of a series of murders is on a desperate quest to find the real criminal and clear his name
Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his wedding just a few days away, hot-blooded Claudio can't wait to marry the beautiful young Hero but is tricked into rejecting her at the altar on the erroneous belief that she has been unfaithful, a plot generated by Don John, the jealous brother of the prince from Aragon, Don Pedro. Hero's cousin, the sharp-tongued Beatrice, joins forces with Benedick, the man she most loves to hate, to set things right
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These are troubled times for King Henry. His son, Prince Harry acts more like a rogue than royalty, keeping the company of drunken highway robber Falstaff and other shady characters. Meanwhile, from the north come rumours of a rebellion led by the son of the Percy family, the valiant Hotspur. One of Shakespeare's most celebrated dramatic achievements, this play mixes history and comedy effortlessly, moving from scenes of royalty to rough drinking dens with ease
 
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MacbethA performance of Macbeth
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Finch John 1941-2012

Finch, Jon

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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

ジョン・フィンチ

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MacbethA performance of MacbethAlfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collectionDoktor Faustus : Bilder aus dem Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian LeverkühnFrenzy ; Family plot