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Firth, Peter 1953-

Overview
Works: 366 works in 1,028 publications in 8 languages and 25,788 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Television programs  Television melodramas  Television adaptations  Television series  Action and adventure films  Romance television programs  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Director
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Peter Firth
 
Most widely held works by Peter Firth
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 2,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the incredible journey of a group of enslaved Africans who overtake their captor's ship and attempt to return to their beloved homeland. When the ship, La Amistad, is seized, these captives are brought to the United States where they are charged with murder and await their fate in prison. An enthralling battle ensues that captures the attention of the entire nation, confronting the very foundation of the American justice system. But for the men and women on trial, it is simply a fight for the basic right of all mankind ... freedom
Pearl Harbor by Michael Bay( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two childhood best friends, Rafe and Danny, grow up wanting to fly planes. When Rafe gets the chance to join the Royal Air Force during World War II, he takes it, leaving his new love, Evelyn, a dedicated Navy nurse, and Danny, also a pilot, behind. Danny and Evelyn are transferred separately to the idyllic paradise of Hawaii, where they eventually meet through a connection to Rafe, who has been declared missing. But just as the love triangle begins to get complicated, Dec. 7, 1941 arrives, changing all of their lives forever
Risen by Joseph Fiennes( Visual )

25 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 1,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clavius, a powerful Roman military tribune, and his aide, Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in Jerusalem
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen( Visual )

34 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Morland is a young woman addicted to Gothic romance novels. Her family sends her to Bath, and in its society of decadence and deceit, she makes the acquaintance of romantic Henry Tilney and his family. When she is invited to his ancestral home, Northanger Abbey, a mystery unfolds, and she wonders if the fantasies inspired by the novels she loves are coming true
The greatest game ever played by Mark Frost( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the 1913 U.S. Open golf championship-- at which two equally sympathetic young men, both of whom grew up economically and socially disadvantaged, go club to club in one of the most exciting and dramatic athletic events of the 20th century
Victoria by Jenna Coleman( Visual )

7 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of Queen Victoria as she ascends the throne and rules England
Tess by Roman Polanski( Visual )

83 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of Thomas Hardy's classic romance, Tess Darbeyville, a beautiful young peasant in late 19th century England, seeks her fortune with the wealthy D'Urbervilles, whom her family believes to be distant relatives. Although Tess rejects the advances of the D'Urberville's son Alex, he forcibly seduces her, leaving her pregnant and alone. After her sickly baby dies, Tess falls in love with Angel, a parson's son, who abandons her on their wedding night after she confesses her past "sin." This forces Tess to return to Alex, a fateful decision with tragic consequences
Victoria by Jenna Coleman( Visual )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early life of Queen Victoria, from her ascension to the throne at the tender age of 18 to her courtship and marriage to Prince Albert
Equus by Peter Shaffer( Visual )

50 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged psychiatrist tries to find out why a young man has blinded six horses entrusted to his care
The Oscar Wilde collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ideal husband: "Set during the London season of 1895, An ideal Husband is a dazzling blend of farce and morality that explores human frailty and social hypocrisy. Sir Robert Chilton's secret is discovered and exposed. He is accused of having exploited government secrets for his own gain early in his political career. With this revelation from Mrs. Cheveley comes the threat of blackmail and the ruin of Sir Robert's career. Yet in order to be a successful blackmailer, one's own reputation must be beyond reproach." Lady Windermere's Fan: "Centering around the arrival of a mysterious woman hoping to break into London's society, Lady Windermere's Fan was Wilde's first great stage success. Lady Windermere learns from a friend that Lord Windermere is spending a great deal of time with a Mrs. Erlynne, and fearing that he is being unfaithful to her, she decides that their marriage is at an end. Then, in an act of striking generosity, Mrs. Erlynne protects Lady Windermere's reputation and truths about trust and loyalty are ironically revealed."
MI-5 by Omar Madha( Visual )

19 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a terrorist escapes custody during a routine handover, Will Holloway must team with disgraced MI5 Intelligence Chief Harry Pearce to track him down before an imminent terrorist attack on London
South Riding by Anna Maxwell Martin( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sarah Burton returns to her hometown as headmistress, she is full of ambition, determined to create a great school and to inspire her girls to take all they can from life. But in the aftermath of the First World War, the country is in depression and ideals are hard won. Lydia Holly, the scholarship girl from the shacks, is the most brilliant student Sarah has ever taught, but when her mother's health fails, her education must be sacrificed - there is nobody else to care for the children
MI-5( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The threat to national security increases and the need to thwart the activities of terrorists operating within the UK becomes more urgent
MI-5( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worlds collide and nothing is what it seems in the thrilling new installment of MI-5. While Tom has been branded a traitor, and Harry is in the hospital, an enigmatic agent, Adam Carter, has been recruited from MI-6 to help pick up the broken pieces
MI-5( Visual )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The group was left reeling after the shocking death of Danny at the hands of hostage-takers as the last season concluded. Now Adam, Harry, Ruth, Fiona and rising star Zafar set out to become even stronger in their battle to safeguard the nation
MI-5( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enter the thrilling world of MI-5--the UK's clandestine security service, and meet the people who make up the elite team. They tackle organized crime, terrorist activities, embassy sieges, weapons proliferation and anarchists, not to mention the conflicts and power struggles back in the office
MI-5( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of sinister terror strikes, combined with severe fuel shortages, has plunged Britain into crisis. As a chronically weakened prime minister fights to hold onto power, the public mood turns increasingly anarchic. MI-5 supremo Harry Pearce and team leader Adam Carter begin to face the horrifying possibility that the country is under attack from sinister forces right at the heart of the establishment
MI-5( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fallout from Russia's thwarted attack on London finds the team in a race against time to rescue Harry, who has been kidnapped by rogue Russian agents. But as they dig deeper into his disappearance, they find a trail that leads to Iraq, and a conspiracy that involves the CIA, MI-6 and some missing weapons-grade uranium
Dickensian( Visual )

3 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring Charles Dickens' most iconic characters as their paths cross in Victorian London. Dickensian is a world of love, romance and intrigue with secrets lurking round every corner and a murder story at its heart. Discover a world where Miss Havisham may still find love, Scrooge can meet Fagin and Jacob Marley's murderer is being hunted down by Inspector Bucket, one of fiction's first detectives"--Case cover insert
MI-5( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having spent years in a Russian prison, Lucas North is welcomed back by MI-5 supremo and old friend Harry Pearce, who was instrumental in finally securing his release. Lucas is keen to get back to work straight away and, with Section D's current priority operation having a strong Russian connection, he could well prove invaluable. But, after so many years with only a high ranking Russian spymaster for company, can Lucas's loyalty really be taken for granted?
 
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Alternative Names
Peter Firth acteur britannique

Peter Firth attore inglese

Peter Firth britischer Schauspieler

Peter Firth britisk skodespelar

Peter Firth britisk skuespiller

Peter Firth Brits acteur

Peter Firth brittisk skådespelare

Peter Firth brytyjski aktor filmowy i telewizyjny

Peter Firth English actor

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Фёрт, Питер

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פיטר פירת'

بيتر فيرث

بيتر فيرث ممثل إنجليزي

پیتر فرث

پیتر فیرث بازیگر بریتانیایی

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彼得·弗斯

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