WorldCat Identities

Pickup, Ronald

Works: 194 works in 521 publications in 4 languages and 20,101 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Historical films  History  Fiction  War films  Biographical films  Political films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Ronald Pickup
Most widely held works by Ronald Pickup
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel by Deborah Moggach( Visual )

28 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 4,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When seven cash-strapped seniors decide to 'outsource' their retirement to a resort in far-off India, friendship and romance blossom in the most unexpected ways." -- Container
Darkest hour by Joe Wright( Visual )

19 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 2,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly appointed British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds
The Mission by Roland Joffé( Visual )

27 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic about a man of the sword and a man of the cloth who unite to shield the Guarani South American Indian tribe from brutal subjugation by 18th-century colonial empires
Prince of Persia : the sands of time by Mike Newell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a race against time when a rogue prince reluctantly teams up with a rival princess to safeguard a magical dagger that gives its possessor the power to reverse time and rule the world
The chronicles of Narnia( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1: Two brothers and two sisters find that an old wardrobe magically transports them into the world of Narnia, a land of talking animals and mythical creatures. They discover that Narnia is under the evil power of the White Witch, who has kept the land in eternal winter and has turned all her enemies to stone. Disc 2: Narnia is later ruled by corrupt King Miraz, and his nephew calls upon the children to help defeat his uncle and restore the land to its former glory. Disc 3: After many years, a return visit to Narnia finds King Caspian old and frail, and the children embark on a perilous journey through enchanted lands of giants and witches to find the vanished Prince Rilian and bring him home
Fortunes of war by Olivia Manning( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mini-series that chronicles the lives of an English couple who live in Bucharest when WWII breaks out
Christmas miracle of Jonathan Toomey by Susan Wojciechowski( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a young boy loses the wooden Nativity set that belonged to his dead father, the widow McDowell persuades gruff Jonathan Toomey, the best wood-carver in the valley, to carve a new one and to let the boy watch him work
Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 12th century England, this sweeping saga follows the noble Saxon knight, Wilfred of Ivanhoe and his bloody battles with the scheming Prince John as he attempts to restore Richard The Lion-Hearted to the throne.--Container
A dry white season by Euzhan Palcy( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teacher Ben du Toit sees himself as a caring and just person. When his gardener's son is beaten up by police at a demonstration by black children, he sees that society is built on a foundation of prejudice
Behaving badly( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar winner Judi Dench stars in this darkly humorous drama about a meek, middle-aged divorcee who suddenly begins to behave in ways that shock her ex and her grown daughter. Extras include biographies of star Judi Dench and writer Catherine Heath
Midsomer murders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. Midsomer life: After the unpopular editor of a local magazine is found dead, Barnaby stumbles upon a nest of bribery, adultery, and secrets kept too long. The magician's nephew: Barnaby must determine if witchcraft is to blame when several members of a pagan cult are killed in an unusual manner. Days of misrule: Christmas comes early for Barnaby and Jones when a suspicious explosion frees them from a dreaded team-building exercise. Talking to the dead: Two couples go missing from the sleepy village of Monks Barton. The locals blame ghosts but Barnaby suspects a more earthly culprit
Midsomer murders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. A talent for life: Sordid affairs and financial secrets boil silently beneath the surface in the village of Malham Bridge until a double murder stirs the waters. Death and dreams: Investigating a string of deaths in Midsomer Worthy, Barnaby follows a trail of strange clues, nearly to his own demise. Painted in blood: When Joyce Barnaby finds a fellow painter from her Midsomer Florey watercolor class stabbed to death, two National Intelligence Squad agents take over the case. A tale of two Hamlets: Someone is decimating the ancient Smyth-Webster family, and the bad blood between the villages of Upper and Lower Warden is renewed with a vengeance. Birds of prey: Investment in a secret invention leads to an apparent suicide in Midsomer Magna, and a plan to steal valuable falcon eggs leads to another death. Can Barnaby and Troy find the link?
The Ruth Rendell mysteries( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This six tales of suspense examines the jealous, betrayals, and resentments that lead to tragedy
Verdi( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This miniseries, filmed in Leningrad, London, Paris, and Verdi's home region of Italy's Po Valley, required more that 100 actors, 18,000 extras, and more than over 4,000 costumes. The version presented here is 4 hours longer than the original broadcast version. The program gives a complete overview of Verdi's life and is filled with music from the composer's works sung in the original Italian and taken from past rare recordings featuring such opera artists as Renata Tebalsi, Maria Callas, Luchiano Pavorotti, and Birgit Nilsson
The hound of the Baskervilles by Terence Fisher( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1600s, Sir Hugo Baskerville murdered a peasant girl who refused his advances. Shortly thereafter, Sir Hugo was found dead, viciously murdered by a terrifying hound from hell. Since that fateful night, every Baskerville heir has suffered the same grisly fate.Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are engaged to see that the same thing does not happen to latest Baskerville, Sir Henry. Can Holmes protect Sir Henry and in the process break the howling curse that is The Hound of the Baskervilles
Zulu dawn( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the shocking true story of the Battle of Isandlwana: in January 1879, arrogant officials of the British colony of Natal, Africa issued a list of unauthorized ultimatums to the Zulu Nation. When the Zulu king refused their demands, the empire declared war. And in a series of grave tactical blunders, a garrison of 1,500 British soldiers faced an army of 25,000 enraged Zulu warriors in what would become the most horrifying disaster in British military history
Jennie : Lady Randolph Churchill( Visual )

8 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of vivacious, adventurous Jennie Jerome, who was Winston Churchill's American mother
The rector's wife( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spirited women in a dying marriage decides, after 20 years of meeting demands of her husbands parishioners, that she has to save herself
Helen Mirren at the BBC( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The apple cart: The king must match wits with an unruly mistress and a cabinet wanting a constitutional monarchy
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert( Recording )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bored and unhappy middle-class wife, Emma is married to a clumsy country doctor. She revolts against the ordinariness of her life by pursuing dreams of ecstasy and love. But her sensuous desires, multiple affairs, and self-delusions lead to suffering, corruption, and downfall
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The Mission
The chronicles of NarniaSir Walter Scott's IvanhoeA dry white seasonBehaving badlyThe hound of the BaskervillesMadame Bovary
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