WorldCat Identities

Tronson, Robert

Overview
Works: 79 works in 179 publications in 1 language and 4,457 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Television adaptations  Television comedies  Biographical television programs  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Television mini-series  Television melodramas 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Tronson
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life as a private detective begins at 60 for sprightly Lancashire housewife Hetty Wainthropp (Patricia Routledge, Keeping Up Appearances). Her newly retired husband, Robert (Derek Benfield, Rumpole of the Bailey), thinks she ought to be winding down with him, but Hetty takes a job to make ends meet and accidentally discovers her natural gift for sleuthing. Finding an eager sidekick in destitute teenager Geoffrey Shawcross (Dominic Monaghan, The Lord of the Rings trilogy), Hetty sets up her own detective agency, puts her sensible pumps to the pavement, and proves she has what it takes to be a gumshoe of distinction. Includes two episodes not seen on Mystery! DVD BONUS FEATURES INCLUDE exclusive interview with Patricia Routledge, photo gallery, and cast filmographies
All creatures great & small by James Herriot( Visual )

26 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continuing story of country veterinarian James Herriot, his wife Helen, and his various idiosyncratic associates
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary actress Patricia Routledge returns as 60ish housewife turned gumshoe Hetty Wainthropp in this popular PBS Mystery! series. Includes six episodes, two of which have not aired on PBS
Lord Peter Wimsey mysteries( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quintessential English 1920s detective faces some of his toughest mysteries
Father Brown( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A devout Catholic priest freelances as a private investigator in rural England during the 1920s. He solves cases based on faith and spirituality instead of science. Based on the mystery stories by G.K. Chesterton. Includes the first 7 episodes
Father Brown( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father Brown is a seemingly distracted and even a bit dotty priest. He always manages to confound criminals with his keen observations and inescapable logic. He prefers to go unnoticed, dismissed as irrelevant. That is until the moment of truth arrives and he unravels the most devious criminal schemes
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons five, six and seven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best-selling author John Mortimer's self-adapted series about the famous defense barrister concludes in this third and final set, featuring new and exclusive bonus features
Five red herrings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Peter Wimsey goes on holiday in Scotland, hoping to relax and catch some trout, but he is soon called on to catch more than fish when Campbell, an unpopular local artist, is found dead
Under the hammer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance and intrigue at a London auction house. Written by John Mortimer (Rumpole of the Bailey), this 1990s British drama tells the story of art experts who share a passion for the treasures they put under the hammer
The darling buds of May by H. E Bates( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stranger arrives in town and introduces himself as Pieter and claims to be from Denmark. From the start he is a big hit with everyone. Then the villagers find out that he is actually German and people suddenly become hostile
Rumpole of the Bailey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Balancing suspense and satire as deftly as the scale of justice, Horace Rumpole tirelessly defends the downtrodden while undressing the upper classes. This 14-DVD pack contains all 42 episodes of seasons 1-7
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hetty is a 60-year-old housewife, a late bloomer, who sets up shop as a private eye to supplement her husband's meager pension. With moral authority, salt-of-the-earth candor, and a fully-loaded handbag, Hetty dispenses hard-boiled justice and motherly empathy in equally satisfying doses. Geoffrey, a destitute teenager, becomes Hetty's trusted and able sidekick. Her husband, Robert, also lends a hand
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life as a private detective begins at 60 for this sprightly Lancashire housewife. Instead of winding down as her husband, Robert, expects, she₂s just getting started. Hetty takes a job to make ends meet and accidentally discovers her natural gift for sleuthing. In these first six episodes, she finds an eager sidekick in destitute teenager Geoffrey and puts her sensible pumps to the pavement in search of mysteries to solve
Thriller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The international cult phenomenon that is positively Hitchcockian, with a liberal dose of the supernatural. Witches, serial killers, ghosts, con-artists, Satanists, and terrorists are just some of the villains involved in the outlandish plots, the unexpected twists, and the even more surprising endings
Murder must advertise( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All five of the original BBC adaptations of Dorothy L. Sayers' crime thrillers
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hetty is a 60-year-old housewife, a late bloomer, who sets up shop as a private eye to supplement her husband's meager pension. With moral authority, salt-of-the-earth candor, and a fully-loaded handbag, Hetty dispenses hard-boiled justice and motherly empathy in equally satisfying doses. Geoffrey, a destitute teenager, becomes Hetty's trusted and able sidekick. Her husband, Robert, also lends a hand
Father Brown( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father Brown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father Brown by G. K Chesterton( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Heaven help the murderer who crosses with G.K. Chesterton's beloved detective, Father Brown. Seemingly distracted and even a bit dotty, the kindly priest always manages to confound criminals with his keen observations and inescapable logic. He prefers to go unnoticed, dismissed as irrelevant, until the moment of truth, when he unravels the most devious of schemes"--Container
Afternoon of a counterspy by Robert Tronson( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Hanna Robert 1924-2008

Robert Tronson britischer Film- und Fernsehregisseur

Robert Tronson Brits filmregisseur (1924-2008)

Robert Tronson English television director

Tronson Robert du Coudre 1924-2008

Languages
English (96)

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