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Firth, Peter 1953-

Overview
Works: 322 works in 915 publications in 8 languages and 23,849 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Television programs  Spy television programs  Television adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  War films  Bible films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 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 )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the story of a group of enslaved Africans who overcome their captors and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship is seized, the captive Africans are brought to trial in the United States, this is the story of that courtroom battle
Pearl Harbor by Michael Bay( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,853 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
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen( Visual )

59 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th century Bath, a girl bursting with freshness and passion for macabre Gothic novels experiences intrigue, adventure, and romance, especially when the romantic Henry Tilney invites her to his ancestral home
Risen( Visual )

17 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,573 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
Tess by Roman Polanski( Visual )

88 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,564 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
The greatest game ever played by Mark Frost( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,399 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( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1837, a diminutive, neglected teenager is crowned Queen Victoria, navigates the scandal, corruption, and political intrigues of the Court, and soon rises to become the most powerful woman in the world
Equus by Peter Shaffer( Visual )

45 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 729 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 620 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 )

14 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 582 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 )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman serves as a headmistress in an all-girls school in Yorkshire, and attempts to create the best school that she possibly can in the midst of the Great Depression
MI-5( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 514 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 )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 467 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 447 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 )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 441 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 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 440 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 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
MI-5( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having survived the bombing of the Thames Barrier, Adam and Ros recover to find London facing an even greater threat. While attempting to thwart an attack that could jeopardize a historic peace accord, the team unwittingly unleashes a deadly virus
MI-5( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 432 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?
MI-5( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The penultimate season of the hugely successful, long-running drama introduces a host of new characters. There's Beth Bailey, a brilliant ex-mercenary who was posing as an Eastern European prostitute when she ran into the team. Dimitri, an ex officer in British Special Forces, has been recruited for his skills in fighting terrorism on the front line. And finally, data analyst Tariq has been fast-tracked through the system
 
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Amistad
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

Питър Фърт

Фёрт, Питер

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פיטר פירת'

بيتر فيرث

بيتر فيرث ممثل إنجليزي

پیتر فیرث بازیگر بریتانیایی

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彼得·弗斯

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