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Madden, John 1949-

Overview
Works: 149 works in 576 publications in 7 languages and 16,430 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Love stories  Radio plays  History  Fiction  Science fiction plays  Audio adaptations  Star Wars fiction  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Film editor, Restager , Actor, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Madden
 
Most widely held works by John Madden
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )

189 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before. There are just two things he'll have to learn about his new love: she's promised to marry someone else, and she's successfully impersonating a man in order to play the lead in Will's latest production
The best exotic Marigold Hotel by Maggie Smith( Visual )

31 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,413 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
Proof by John Madden( Visual )

29 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of one of her father's former students, Catherine, a devoted daughter, must come to terms with the death of her father, a brilliant mathematician whose genius was crippled by mental instability. After his death, a notebook containing a mathematical proof is found and Catherine claims the proof is her own work
The debt( Visual )

26 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story begins in 1997, as shocking news reaches retired Mossad secret agents Rachel and Stephan about their former colleague David. All three have been venerated for decades by Israel because of the secret mission that they embarked on for their country back in 1965-1966, when the trio tracked down Nazi war criminal Dieter Vogel, the feared Surgeon of Birkenau, in East Berlin. At great risk, and at considerable personal cost, the team's mission was accomplished - or was it?
Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton( Visual )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is about a lonely, poverty-stricken 19th-century New England farmer who has long and faithfully cared for his bitter, invalid wife. When his wife's distant young cousin comes to take over as housekeeper they both succumb to their forbidden passion with tragic results
Mrs. Brown by John Madden( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Victoria was the world's most powerful woman. Rugged Scotsman John Brown was a lowly servant who looked after her horses. Yet when circumstances brought them together the result was a passionate friendship that scandalized a nation
Prime suspect( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison is promoted to Detective Superintendent. Includes three 2-hour episodes: The Lost Child, Inner Circles, and The Scent Of Darkness
Captain Corelli's mandolin by Louis De Bernières( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idyllic beauty of Greece's Mediterranean coast has been invaded by Italy, bringing legions of soldiers to the once tranquil island of Cephallonia. Captain Corelli, an officer with an irrepressibly jovial personality and passion for the mandolin, initially alienates a number of the villagers, including Pelagia, the daughter of the village doctor. Pelagia is an educated and strong-willed woman and while at first offended by the Italian soldier's behavior, she slowly warms to his certain charms as they are forced to share her father's home
Inspector Morse, the dead of Jericho collection set( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring criminals to justice
Killshot by Elmore Leonard( Visual )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Armand 'Blackbird' Degas is a Mafia hit man who shoots to kill and never leaves witnesses, until now. When Carmen and Wayne Colson see him at the scene of a botched murder attempt, they become his next targets. After entering witness protection, they discover the law isn't on their side and decide to take matters into their own hands"--Container
Dead on time( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an elderly Don apparently commits suicide, Inspector Morse is called in and finds he has a personal involvement in the case. The wife of the dead man is the woman Morse was engaged to be married to years ago
Return of the Jedi the radio drama by Brian Daley( Recording )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six episodes of Return of the Jedi building on the original story as seen in the film, using the motion picture score and sound effects
The return of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes, the world's most famous detective, and his trusted companion Dr. Watson pursue and solve mysteries in a variety of locations throughout England
The casebook of Sherlock Holmes DVD collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the original stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, this set features six tales of mystery, deduction, and suspense. Join the famous sleuth and the good doctor on yet another round of adventures
Inspector Morse, dead on time collection set( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice
Infernal serpent( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morse and Lewis have to tackle a particularly unsavory case involving child abuse. Their inquiries into the murder of an eminent environmentalist, killed minutes before he was scheduled to give a controversial lecture, unearth skeletons in the cupboard of a respectable academic family
Jim Henson's The storyteller the definitive collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A storyteller accompanied by a talking dog serves as host and narrator for these adaptations of classic children's stories. Jim Henson's Creature Shop provides special effects, animation, puppetry, and makeup to bring unique qualities to this dual-themed fantasy series. Disc 1 is hosted by John Hurt as the Storyteller and features European folklore; disc 2 is hosted by Michael Gambon as a grave-robbing Athenian version of the Storyteller with tales from Greek mythology
The way through the woods( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lovers Lane Killer is dead. The man accused of murdering five people has himself been killed in a prison fight before his trial. The body of Karen Anderson, supposedly the killer's fifth victim, was never found. Although her bag was recovered at the bottom of the lake at Blenheim, Morse is convinced that Karen's remains are in Wytham Woods. When a body is discovered at Blenheim, Morse and Sergeant Lewis are on the case. Will the woods at Wytham yield up their secrets to Morse and Lewis?
Emma Shakespeare in love( Visual )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before
Inspector Morse. the infernal serpent( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford
 
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