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Radford, Michael 1946-

Overview
Works: 174 works in 624 publications in 7 languages and 6,998 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR2825.A23, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Michael Radford
 
Most widely held works by Michael Radford
William Shakespeare's The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,902 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 Philippe Noiret Massimo Troisi ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The postman, Mario, enlists the aid of the poet Pablo Neruda to conquer the heart of the beautiful Beatrice
Nineteen eighty-four by Michael Radford ( Visual )
58 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,130 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."
Il postino The postman by Michael Radford ( Visual )
63 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 725 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
Flawless ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and German and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laura is an exec at the london diamond corporation who finds herself stifled on the corporate ladder. Hobbs is the equally overlooked night janitor with intimate knowledge of the security & a score to settle with the corporation. Sensing Laura's frustration Hobbs convinces her to help him pull off a heist
Elsa & Fred ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 157 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
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 than sexual affairs. Not to mention polo, champagne and cross- dressing
B. Monkey ( Visual )
14 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. An accomplished thief attempts to leave her life behind her, and take up with a London schoolteacher who knows nothing about her past. But that past, in the form of two of her ex-partners, intrudes into her new life
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and German and held by 81 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
1984 by George Orwell ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 80 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"
1984 by Michael Radford ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 53 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
The postman = Il postino ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Italian and held by 43 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
William Shakespeares Der Kaufmann von Venedig ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Movie about the venice merchant Antonio, who must default on a large loan from the jewish moneylender Shylock for a friend
Il mercante di Venezia ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 27 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)
El cartero (y Pablo Neruda) ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in Spanish and Italian and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Als der chilenische Dichter und spätere Literaturnobelpreisträger Pablo Neruda auf eine kleine italienische Insel ins Exil geht, wird er von Briefen seiner Anhänger nur so überschüttet. Er heuert den Sohn eines armen Fischers an, ihm die Post persönlich zu bringen. Der Postbote Mario träumt schon lange von grossen Dingen. Zwischen ihm und dem Schriftsteller entwickelt sich eine tiefe Freundschaft, er interessiert sich für Poesie und schafft es sogar, seine grosse Liebe Beatrice zu beeindrucken. Er wird zu einem selbstbewussten Poet!
1984 ; Crime & punishment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 25 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 existance
Ten minutes older ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"With complete creative freedom, the directors [Bernardo Bertolucci, Jiri Menzel, Mike Figgis, Istvan Szabo, Claire Denis, Volker Schlondorff, Michael Radford, Jean-luc Godard] 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 meangins and presents an intriguing and exciting experience for all filmgoers"--Container
El Mercader de Venecia ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 24 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
The merchant of Venice by Al Pacino ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film. De jonge Bassiano vraagt zijn vriend Antonio om driehonderd dukaten, zodat hij een meisje een huwelijksaanzoek kan doen. Antonio kan hem niet helpen, dus gaat Bassiano naar de joodse geldschieter Shylock. Die leent hem het geld zonder rente, maar wil een pond van Antonio's eigen vlees als hij het geld niet terugkrijgt
Il postino : opera in three acts : (based on the novel by Antonio Skármeta and the film by Michael Radford) by Daniel Catán ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Radford, Michael
Radford Mike 1946-....
Languages
English (196)
Italian (70)
German (21)
Spanish (20)
French (14)
Multiple languages (12)
Catalan (1)
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