WorldCat Identities

West, Timothy

Works: 374 works in 1,039 publications in 5 languages and 21,313 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television mini-series  Biographical films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Engraver, Illustrator, vac, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Timothy West
Martin Luther by Lucas Cranach( Visual )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Luther nailed his treatise to the doors of the Wittenberg Cathedral and forever changed the Christian world. This previously obscure German monk unleashed forces that would plunge Europe into war and chaos. He offered the Christian world a new vision of man's relationship with God and, in turn, redefined man's relationship with authority in general, bringing the collapse of the medieval world and the birth of the modern age
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of an interminable court case spin three young people each searching for their place in the world. Their story moves fast - swirling through an incredible array of characters from lovers to ruthless lawyers - until the final thrilling climax
Ever after by Drew Barrymore( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the Cinderella story. A young woman of the 16th century stands up to her scheming stepmother and works miracles on the lives of everyone around her, including the crown prince of France
Sinbad, legend of the seven seas by DreamWorks Animation( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinbad, a daring and notorious rogue, has spent his life sailing the seven seas asking for trouble. Now he has been framed for stealing a priceless and powerful treasure - the Book of Peace. Sinbad has one chance to find, then return the precious book, and battle the Goddess of Chaos or his best friend Proteus will die
The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eight by William Shakespeare( Visual )

44 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third of Shakespeare's plays portraying the emergence of England's most admired national hero, Henry V. He unites his people as he embarks on the invasion of France, deals justly with traitors, tirelessly leads his soldiers to victory and ensures future peace by his marriage to the Princess of France. Shakespeare examines these qualities that make a successful ruler and shows the prince in terms of isolation and responsibility that his success entails
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Russian and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapated from the gothic romance by Daphne Du Maurier, Rebecca is a classic tale of love and hate. Maxim De Winter (Charles Dance) marries a woman half his age (Emilia Fox) only a year after his first wife, the beautiful and accomplished Rebecca dies. Maxim's shy bride finds herself in an aristocratic social world her middle class upbringing did not prepare her for and housekeeper Mrs Danvers (Diana Rigg) despises her for taking Rebecca's place
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lear, King of Britain, has three daughters: Goneril, Regan and Cordelia. Intending to divide his kingdom among his daughters according to their affection for him, he asks them to say which loves him most. Goneril and Regan profess their extreme affection, and each receives one-third of the kingdom. Cordelia, disgusted with their hollow flattery, says she loves him according to her duty, no more or less. Infuriated with this reply, Lear divides her portion between Goneril and Regan. Eventually, the two daughters reveal their true heartlessness and a tragic chain of events are set into motion"--Container
Masada by Boris Sagal( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 637 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
A Room with a View by James Ivory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1912 young Lucy Honeychurch and her nervous chaperone embark on a grand tour of Italy. Alongside sweeping landscapes, Lucy encounters a suspect group of characters, including socialist Mr. Emerson and his working-class son George, who both surprise and intrigue her. When piqued interest turns to potential romance, Lucy is whisked away and eventually home to England, where her attention turns to Cecil Vyse. When George appears in England determined to stop Lucy's marriage to Cecil, Lucy is faced with a difficult choice
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Recording )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakespeare's historical drama of the English king who defeated the French at Agincourt
Florence Nightingale by Richard Rich( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Florence Nightingale is an aristocratic woman who defied Victorian society to reform hospital sanitation and to define the nursing profession as it is known today. After volunteering to travel to Scutari to care for the wounded soldiers of the Crimean War, she was scorned by her community and was faced with great opposition for her new way of thinking. However, through her selfless acts of caring, she quickly became known as 'The Lady with the Lamp, ' the caring nurse whose shadow softened those who had been wounded in battle
Station Jim( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man working in a train station befriends a dog that can do amazing tricks. When the Queen of England is set to visit the station, an assassination attempt is put on her. Will the most unlikely of characters save the day?
The girl in the polka dot dress by Beryl Bainbridge( )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1968, a young English woman, Rose, travels from London to the United States to meet a man she knows as Washington Harold. In an America recently convulsed by the April assassination of Martin Luther King and subsequent urban riots, the two begin a search for Dr. Wheeler, the man who rescued Rose from a dreadful childhood. As they follow their quarry cross-country, their pilgrimage echoes the campaign trail of presidential candidate Robert Kennedy. Both will conclude in Los Angeles at the Ambassador Hotel one infamous night in June
Eugene Onegin : [incidental music] by Sergey Prokofiev( )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugen Onegin: Schauspielmusik zu S.D.Krschischanowskys Bühnenbearbeitung von Alexander Puschkins Roman, op.71. Englische Uebersetzung von Charles Johnston
Colditz by Michael Davies( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This films tells a remarkable story of the prisoners in the German POW camp called Colditz
Edward the King( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though he waited nearly 60 years to become king, and reigned for only nine, Edward VII changed the British monarchy forever. Derided by his mother, Queen Victoria, as frivolous and untrustworthy, Edward was in fact a skillful, determined diplomat who longed to be useful to his country. This miniseries dramatizes his life from frustrated prince and inveterate philanderer to loving father and respected statesman
The Rosary sonatas by Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber( )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered the most extensive example of scordatura, a technique whereby the strings are purposefully tuned differently from their usual arrangement. In these works, the violin's usual G-D-A-E tuning is only used for the opening sonata and the closing Passacaglia
William Shakespeare's Henry VIII by William Shakespeare( Recording )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakespeare's story of political intrigue and betrayal in 16th century England centering around King Henry VIII, his divorce from Queen Katharine and subsequent marriage to Anne Bolyn
I'm here I think, where are you? : letters from a touring actor by Timothy West( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moment towards the end of the play-- by Timothy West( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The actor Timothy West is held in high regard and great affection. He has played roles as diverse as Edward VII and Thomas Beecham, Falstaff and Uncle Vanya, Stalin and Churchill - and he became a household name in the TV series Brass. Now in his sixties, he has written his autobiography. In it he emerges as a born writer, a brilliant raconteur and a man deeply concerned about the health of his profession."--Jacket
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Alternative Names
Timothy West acteur britannique

Timothy West britischer Schauspieler

Timothy West britisk skodespelar

Timothy West britisk skuespiller

Timothy West Brits acteur

Timothy West brittisk skådespelare

West, T. L. 1934-

West, T. L. (Timothy Lancaster), 1934-

West, Timothy Lancaster 1934-

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Bleak HouseRebeccaKing LearHenry VFlorence NightingaleWilliam Shakespeare's Henry VIIII'm here I think, where are you? : letters from a touring actorA moment towards the end of the play--