WorldCat Identities

Finch, Jon 1941-2012

Overview
Works: 164 works in 852 publications in 10 languages and 10,785 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 1,586 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 1,531 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, the trail is leading 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 )

92 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,446 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 1,202 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 )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 1,083 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 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 15 motion pictures directed by Alfred Hitchcock, originally released between 1942 and 1976
Peter and Paul by Robert Day( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic network television mini-series brings to life the precarious existence of the early Christian church which was beset by violent oppositon from without and within. Peter and Paul emerge as two key leaders and struggle to keep the faith alive. The story of Peter and Paul is a story of the meaning of faith and love, liberty and law, victory and defeat, and life and death
The tragedy of Macbeth by Roman Polanski( Visual )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in English and held by 296 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 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play Henry IV
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

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
Agatha Christie's Poirot by Agatha Christie( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and held by 157 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 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play that portrays the colorful panorama of Medieval English life, as the king broods over the uncertain future of his son. Time passes, Henry IV dies, Falstaff is banished and Prince Hal is crowned Henry V
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 154 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 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le roi Richard II doit arbitrer un différend entre Thomas Mowbray, duc de Norfolk, et Henry Bolingbroke, duc de Lancastre, au sujet de l'assassinat du duc de Gloucester. Ne parvenant pas à les raisonner, Richard II les bannit tous deux. À la mort du père du duc de Lancastre, ce dernier profite de l'absence du roi pour revenir en Angleterre et reprendre son héritage. Il rallie la noblesse anglaise à sa cause et complote pour destituer Richard." (Source : jaquette)
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play that contains the death and the coronation of King Henry V
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

Presents a dramatization of Shakespeare's romantic comedy, which involves an innocent, slandered heroine, who is denounced for unchastity by her intended bridgeroom at their wedding
 
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Macbeth A performance of Macbeth
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MacbethA performance of MacbethAlfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collectionPeter and PaulDoktor Faustus : Bilder aus dem Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian LeverkühnFrenzy ; Family plot
Alternative Names
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

ジョン・フィンチ

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