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Quilley, Denis

Overview
Works: 158 works in 293 publications in 2 languages and 3,967 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Television mini-series  Historical films  Epic films  Detective and mystery films  Musicals 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Author, Other
Classifications: PR2823, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Denis Quilley
 
Most widely held works by Denis Quilley
Masada by Boris Sagal( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first century A.D., Flavius Silva, commander of the Roman Tenth Legion in Palestine, leads his forces in combat against the remaining Jewish Zealots who have taken refuge in the seemingly impregnable fortress of Masada. There, the engineering and military might of Rome faces the passion and ingenuity of Eleazer ben Yair and his people
Chess by Benny Andersson( Recording )

31 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program notes by W.R. Hartston, synopsis and lyrics ([36] p. : ports.) inserted in container
Agatha Christie's Evil under the sun( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a shrewish stage star is found strangled at a posh island resort, detective Hercule Poirot is called in to investigate
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating from alcoholism, drug addiction, and imminent death. Ageing actor James Tyrone has abandoned all hope of being a great performer and has settled for being a hack. His bitter wife, Mary, has slipped into morphine addiction, while hie eldest son, Jamie, is a drunk. Jamie is envious of the writing talent of his younger brother, Edmund. These four haunted lives are about to clash
The shell seekers by John Pielmeier( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled British widow searches for a meaning to her life. 63-year-old Penelope Keeling, daughter of an artist, lives alone and fairly comfortably in England's Cotswold countryside. But at the outset of the film, Penelope suffers a heart attack. That brush with death moves her to reflect on her often embattled relationships with her three adult children, whose own quests for happiness have not been especially fulfilling. Confused and insecure, Penelope embarks on an odyssey of self-discovery, frequently reflecting back on the memorable years that shaped her character during World War II
Mister Johnson( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Nigerian villager is eager to work as a civil servant for the British authorities, including a sympathetic district officer, in the hopes that it will benefit him in the future. Instead, his ambition leads to his tragic downfall. Mister Johnson, based on a 1939 novel by Joyce Cary, is a graceful, heartfelt drama about the limits of idealism, affectingly acted and handsomely shot
Evil under the sun by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a shrewish stage star is found strangled at a posh island resort, detective Hercule Poirot is called in to investigate
In this house of Brede by Rumer Godden( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An upper-class woman, recently widowed and with a long-lasting and deeply felt self-loathing, gets herself to a nunnery--or, rather, to an abbey, the storied Brede Abbey,where, as a nun by no means sure of herself or her vocation, she befriends two of her fellow Brides of Christ. One is a doubting young woman; the other a hate-consumed older nun. All three, perhaps, will come to learn of the power of healing love
Privates on parade( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of war's horrors, a British Army song-and-dance unit perseveres to entertain the troops in the Malayan jungles in 1948. Unbeknownst to the troops however, their unit is a front for gun smuggling
Number 10( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Open Britain's most famous door for a glimpse at the personal affairs that have unfolded over the centuries inside Number 10 Downing Street. Spanning the Napoleonic era to the 1920s, each episode tells the story of a great public statesman, and of the private individual whose passions, hopes, and fears played out within the narrow confines of Number 10"--Container
A dangerous man : Lawrence after Arabia( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

T.E. Lawrence lead a ragtag band of Arab tribesmen to unlikely victory over Turkish rule. Yet freedom is brief and a new challenge emerges. The prize is unimaginable wealth and Lawrence finds himself pitted against deadly foes
Chess pieces by Benny Andersson( )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mister Johnson by Joyce Cary( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny and sometimes poignant look at the struggle between men of the British Empire and African villagers
No place to hide by Ted Allbeury( Recording )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his orders were to kill, Rennie killed, no hesitation, no qualms, no questions; he had no premonition that his own actions were about to shatter his own absolute beliefs, that Rennie, the hunter-killer, would become the hunted, struggling to escape the merciless traps of his own professional past
The boys from Syracuse by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High spirits : original London cast by Hugh Martin( Recording )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the war by Frederic Raphael( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English middle-class Jewish boy befriends a German impoverished Jewish boy at a British boarding school during World War II. Their relationship both deepens and twists over the next three decades, as they establish themselves in the upper echelons of the entertainment world
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization (with and without commentary) of Shakespeare's tragedy of prophecy, ambition, and royal murder set in medieval Scotland
Masada : the complete epic miniseries( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first century A.D., Flavius Silva, commander of the Roman Tenth Legion in Palestine, leads his forces in combat against the remaining Jewish Zealots who have taken refuge in the seemingly impregnable fortress of Masada. There, the engineering and military might of Rome faces the passion and ingenuity of Eleazer ben Yair and his people
Anything goes : NT 2003 National Theatre recording by Cole Porter( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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In this house of Brede
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Macbeth
Alternative Names
Denis Quilley

Denis Quilley acteur britannique

Denis Quilley actor britànic

Denis Quilley actor británico

Denis Quilley attore teatrale britannico

Denis Quilley britischer Schauspieler und Sänger

Denis Quilley British actor

Denis Quilley britisk skodespelar

Denis Quilley britisk skuespiller

Denis Quilley Brits acteur (1927-2003)

Denis Quilley brittisk skådespelare

Quilley, Dennis

Quilley, Dennis 1927-2003

Денис Куилли

دنیس کیلی بازیگر بریتانیایی

デニス・クイリー

丹尼斯·奎勒

Languages
English (93)

German (2)