WorldCat Identities

West, Timothy

Works: 394 works in 1,104 publications in 3 languages and 21,321 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Made-for-TV movies  Detective and mystery films  Children's 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 )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,618 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 )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,428 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 passionate young lovers to ruthless lawyers, from an ice-cold aristocratic beauty to a shrewd relentless detective, until the final thrilling climax
Ever after : a Cinderella story by Drew Barrymore( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 1,169 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 )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,074 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 )

47 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play, which tells of the intrigues during the first part of Henry's reign, his divorce from Katharine of Aragon, and marriage to Anne Bullen, who gives birth to a baby girl, Elizabeth
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Russian and held by 849 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
The messenger : the story of Joan of Arc by Luc Besson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1412, a young girl called Jeanne is born in Domrémy, France. The times are hard: The Hunderd Years war with England has been going on since 1337, English knights and soldiers roam the country. Jeanne develops into a very religious young woman, she confesses several times a day. At the age of 13, she has her first vision and finds a sword. When coming home with it, she finds the English leveling her home town. Years after that, in 1428, she knows her mission is to be ridding France of the English and so sets out to meet Charles, the Dauphin. In his desperate military situation, he welcomes all help and gives the maiden a chance to prove her divine mission. After the successful liberation of Orléans and Reims, the Dauphin can be crowned traditionally in the cathedral of Reims - and does not need her anymore, since his wishes are satisfied. Jeanne d'Arc gets set up in his trap and is imprisoned by the Burgundians. In a trial against her under English law, she can't be forced to tell about her divine visions she has had continuously since childhood. Being condemned of witchcraft and being considered as relapsed heretic, she is sentenced to death. Jeanne d'Arc is burnt alive in the marketplace of Rouen on May 30th, 1431, at only 19 years of age
Masada by Boris Sagal( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 638 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 556 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 )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 378 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 )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in Victorian England, Station Jim is the enchanting story of a performing dog who jumps onto a train to escape his mean master and ends up at a small railway station in the country. The clever little dog quickly becomes a favorite of the local orphanage children, especially Henry. When a wicked businessman plots to burn the orphanage, how does Jim help save it from doom?"--Container back
The girl in the polka dot dress by Beryl Bainbridge( )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 324 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 314 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 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 291 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 280 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
Waking the dead( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Inspector Boyd and his team are back to reopen the files of more cold cases. A spectral leader calling himself "The Shepherd" is inciting vulnerable women to commit murder; a sadomasochistic killer is counting off his victims, leaving the word "sorry" carved into their skin; and the discovery of an unexploded bomb threatens to bring unforeseen upheaval to the team
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 48 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 21 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 HouseRebeccaHenry VFlorence NightingaleWaking the deadI'm here I think, where are you? : letters from a touring actorA moment towards the end of the play--