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Finch, Jon 1941-2012

Overview
Works: 170 works in 695 publications in 9 languages and 10,197 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Television plays  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Televised plays  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Jon Finch
 
Most widely held works by Jon Finch
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

75 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,802 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 )

96 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,477 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
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

33 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and Henry Bolingbroke (later Henry IV)
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 874 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 Fifth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 616 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 British Broadcasting Corporation( Visual )

20 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 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 David Giles( Visual )

24 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled King Henry IV
The Second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death, and the coronation of King Henry the Fift [sic] by William Shakespeare( Visual )

26 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 )

27 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 308 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
The tragedy of Macbeth by Roman Polanski( Visual )

8 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and Undetermined 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, part 1 by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 238 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
Doktor Faustus Bilder aus dem Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian Leverkühn by Franz Seitz( Visual )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 200 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
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 168 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 )

15 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled King Henry IV
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare( Visual )

in English and held by 149 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 )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poiret is called upon to discover who killed an heiress aboard a steamer cruising down the Nile
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 15 motion pictures directed by Alfred Hitchcock, originally released between 1942 and 1976
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 69 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 67 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 )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caroline was the darling of English society in 1805 when she married the country's most distinguished peer. Then she shocked the gentry and threatened her husband's political career with a scandalous love affair with Lord Byron
 
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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 skdespelare

Джон Финч

جان فینچ بازیگر بریتانیایی

ジョン・フィンチ

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FrenzyDoktor Faustus Bilder aus dem Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian LeverkühnAlfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief