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Radford, Michael 1946-

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Most widely held works by Michael Radford
William Shakespeare's The merchant of Venice by Al Pacino( Visual )

31 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Antonio, a successful but cash-poor merchant, approaches Shylock, a wealthy moneylender, for a loan to help his young friend Bassanio woo the fair Portia. Despite being longtime enemies, Shylock grants the request, but demands one pound of Antonio's flesh if the debt is not repaid on time. When Antonio defaults on the loan, Shylock seeks what is legally owed him but soon learns that those to whom evil is done, do evil in return"--Container
Il postino The postman by Michael Radford( Visual )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the story of a shy villager who becomes the personal postman of the poet Pablo Neruda, exiled from Chile in 1952, and granted asylum in Italy
Nineteen eighty-four by Michael Radford( Visual )

63 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Winston Smith (Hurt) endures a squalid existence in totalitarian Oceania under the constant surveillance of Big Brother. But his life takes a horrifying turn when he begins a forbidden love affair and commits the crime of independent thought. Sent to the chillingly labeled 'Ministry of Love, ' he is placed at the mercy of O'Brien (Burton), a coolly treacherous leader determined to control his thoughts-- and crush his soul"--Container
Elsa & Fred( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two people who, at the end of the road, discover that it's never too late to love. After losing his wife, Fred feels disturbed, confused and alone, so his daughter helps move him into a small apartment where he meets Elsa. From that moment on, everything changes. Elsa bursts into Fred's life like a whirlwind, determined to teach him that the time he has left to live, be it more or less, is precious and that he should enjoy it as he pleases
Flawless by Michael Radford( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and German and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laura Quinn is an executive at the London Diamond Corporation who finds herself routinely stifled on the corporate ladder. Hobbs is an equally overlooked nighttime janitor with an intimate knowledge of the security system. Hobbs has a score to settle with the Corporation. Sensing Laura's frustration, Hobbs convinces her to help him pull off an ingenious heist
Il postino The postman by Michael Radford( Visual )

68 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De eenvoudige postbode Mario Ruoppolo roept de hulp in van 'liefdesdichter' Pablo Neruda om het hart van een mooie vrouw te veroveren
White mischief by Michael Radford( Visual )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1940. War is raging in England, but that doesn't faze the wealthy colonists in Kenya. The "Happy Valley" set is far less interested in world affairs that sexual affairs. Not to mention polo, champagne and cross-dressing
1984 by George Orwell( Visual )

41 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the novel by George Orwell which is the story of impossible love and tragic betrayal set in the twisted, horrific world of "1984"
B. Monkey( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about jealousy, passion, revenge, and a woman determined to live on the edge
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and German and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De verbitterde schurk Shylock koestert een diepe haat jegens de Venetiaanse christenen, met name tegenover de koopman Antonio. Hij grijpt zijn kans wanneer Antonio's vriend Bassanio om geld verlegen zit
William Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice [DVD Widescreen collection]( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome young man uses the love he engenders in others to get what he wants in life. An older gentleman of more social status than ready cash, arranges a loan from a moneylender so that the young man may woo above his means. The moneylender is a Jew of the Venice "geto", and has many reasons to seek vengeance, good reasons. He bargains for a pound of the young man's very handsome and much beloved flesh if the loan is not repaid in full and on time. The elder gentleman swallows hard, and the moneylender has the deal. Will the money get the young man his fair maid? Will the loan be repaid in coin or quivering flesh? Will mercy "droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven"?
1984 ; Crime & punishment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime and punishment: A modern version of Dostoyevsky's classic of one man's search for the true meaning of his existence
The postman = Il postino( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Italian and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De eenvoudige postbode Mario Ruoppolo roept de hulp in van 'liefdesdichter' Pablo Neruda om het hart van een mooie vrouw te veroveren
El cartero (y Pablo Neruda) by Michael Radford( Visual )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mario es un hombre sencillo que acepta un empleo de cartero. Su trabajo consiste en llevar el correo a un único destinatario, el poeta chileno Pablo Neruda que vive exiliado en aquel lugar. Mario se siente fascinado por la figura de Neruda y entre los dos hombres irá creciendo una gran amistad
Homicide, life on the street the complete series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Considered the most realistic cop drama ever aired, Homicide: Life on the Street gives viewers a unique cops'-eye view of one of the most challenging jobs imaginable"--Container
1984 by Michael Radford( Visual )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winston Smith (Hurt) endures a squalid existence in totalitarian Oceania under the constant surveillance of Big Brother. But his life takes a horrifying turn when he begins a forbidden love affair and commits the crime of independent thought. Sent to the chillingly labeled 'Ministry of Love, ' he is placed at the mercy of O'Brien (Burton), a coolly treacherous leader determined to control his thoughts-- and crush his soul
El Mercader de Venecia by Michael Radford( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Versión de la conocida obra de Shakespeare ambientada en la Venecia del siglo XVI. El joven Bassanio quiere conquistar a la bella Porcia y para ello pide dinero prestado a su buen amigo Antonio. Para poder ayudarle, éste hace un trato con Shylock, un avaricioso prestamista, en el que el precio a pagar en caso de no poder devolverle el dinero prestado será una libra de su propia carne
Il mercante di Venezia( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Per aiutare l'amico Bassanio che vuol sposare la bella Porzia, Antonio si fa fare un prestito dall'usuraio Shylock che lo odia e che, per vendicarsi, gli fa promettere, in caso di inadempienza, di pagare il debito con una libbra della sua carne. (Farinotti)
Merchant of Venice by Al Pacino( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shylock has grown wealthy through money-lending, the only profession open to Jewish businessmen of the time, but faces indignity and danger when he ventures beyond the Jewish quarter. In the same city, though in a different world, lives Antonio, a Christian merchant beset by worry over the fate of his trading vessels and his increasing isolation from his best friend Bassanio. The younger man has fallen in love with the beautiful Portia, and seeks to go abroad to win her hand. When Antonio takes a loan from Shylock, a bond is sealed, the risk of which is one pound of Antonio's flesh. So when Antonio goes into debt to Shylock, the angst-ridden moneylender demands a pound of his flesh
Ten minutes older( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With complete creative freedom, eight internationally renowned directors bring their own unique interpretation of 'time' to the screen ... [This programme] takes in all human experience: birth, death, love, sex, the drama of the moment, history and ancient myth; and a great variety of locations from the jungles of South America to the streets of New York. Combined together in a feature film, their individual work gains new meanings and presents an intriguing and exciting experience for all film-lovers"--Container
 
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Michael Radford britischer Drehbuchautor und Filmregisseur

Michael Radford cinaste

Michael Radford regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico britannico

Radford, Michael

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