WorldCat Identities

Menaul, Christopher

Works: 128 works in 337 publications in 3 languages and 6,931 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television cop shows  Film adaptations  Television series  Television programs  Television adaptations  Television crime shows  History  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Director, tld, Performer, Author, Restager
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Christopher Menaul
The Forsyte saga by John Galsworthy( Visual )

52 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is late in the Victorian era, and two branches of an upper-crust family--the "good" Forsytes, headed by well-meaning Old Jolyon, and the "bad" Forsytes, headed by crusty barrister James--are at odds, eternally squabbling. The 'saga' focuses on the younger generations - Young Jolyon, Soames, Winifred, June - and their struggles with emotional repression, the rejection of Victorian mores, and the sea changes taking place as a less repressive society emerged. Every family may indeed have its vicissitudes, but few have as many as John Galsworthy's Forsytes
Prime suspect by Christopher Menaul( Visual )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison is assigned the case of a prostitute murdered by a serial killer. She finds that she must no only match wits with the killer, but must fight for respect and credibility in the police department itself
Ripper Street by Matthew Macfayden( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All eight episodes from the second series of the TV drama starring Matthew Macfadyen as a detective trying to maintain the law on the streets of Whitechapel in the wake of the Jack the Ripper murders. Though the immediate threat posed by the Ripper seems to have receded, H Division's Detective Inspector Edmund Reid (Macfadyen), aided by the hard-boiled Sergeant Bennett Drake (Jerome Flynn) and American forensics expert Captain Homer Jackson (Adam Rothenberg), still has his hands full trying to keep the East End streets safe. The episodes are: 'Pure As the Driven', 'Am I Not Monstrous?', 'Become Man', 'Dynamite and a Woman', 'Threads of Silk and Gold', 'A Stronger Loving World', 'Our Betrayal: Part One' and 'Our Betrayal: Part Two'
Zen by Lennox Tierney( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows honest Roman detective Aurelio Zen as he investigates a series of murders in the Italian countryside
Killing Jesus by Christopher Menaul( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film is an epic motion picture event chronicling the life and death of Jesus as never before. This thought-provoking account adds new context to the story of Jesus and the conflicts that led to his demise
Above suspicion( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her first day on the job, rookie detective Anna Travis throws up at a crime scene and faints at a postmortem. Does she have what it takes to succeed in what's still mostly a man's world? For eight years, someone has been murdering women, following the same brutal ritual each time. A young woman's body is found by the Thames, horribly mutilated and drained of blood
Prime suspect( Visual )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tennison seizes the opportunity to head a murder investigation--something she should have done long ago, had she not been passed over by her male superiors time and again. With a suspect already identified and her own team openly hostile, she uncovers errors and conflicting facts that point to a coverup within the force."--Container
Chasing shadows( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DS Sean Stone has an uncanny ability to identify and predict patterns of human behavior. He knows how people work, but he doesn't understand them. When no one else will work with the socially inept genius, Sean is cast out to the Missing Persons Bureau and partnered with empathetic analyst Ruth Hattersley. Despite the conflict and frustration between them, they make the perfect team as they protect the most vulnerable in society from the evil that stalks them
Summer in February( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sweeping romance set at a bohemian artist colony on the picturesque coast of pre-war England, is based on the true story of painter Sir Alfred Munnings and his blue-blood best friend Gilbert. Munnings rises to become one of the premier artists of his time, winning the affection of beauty Florence Carter-Wood. But when Gilbert falls for Florence as well, a love triangle emerges with tragic consequences
The passion of Ayn Rand( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelist Ayn Rand is attracted to her brilliant, young and handsome new protege. She convinces their spouses to tolerate an affair. This arrangement lasts for fifteen years, with devastating consequences for all, until her protege's interest turns to a young student of his own
A dangerous man : Lawrence after Arabia( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

T.E. Lawrence lead a ragtag band of Arab tribesmen to unlikely victory over Turkish rule. Yet freedom is brief and a new challenge emerges. The prize is unimaginable wealth and Lawrence finds himself pitted against deadly foes
Prime suspect : the complete collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tenacious, driven, and deeply flawed, Detective Jane Tennison rises through the ranks of Britain's Metropolitan Police, solving horrific crimes while battling office sexism and her own demons
Feast of July by Christopher Menaul( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Polish and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious young beauty searches for the lover who betrayed her. Weary and alone, she is offered shelter by the Wainwright family whose three handsome sons battle for her affections
See no evil : the story of the Moors murders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "Moors murders" were committed by Ian Brady and Myra Hindley from 1963 to 1965 and remain England's most notorious case of serial murder. Three children and two teenagers were adbucted, sexually assaulted and brutally murdered, their bodies buried in shallow graves on Manchester's desolate Saddleworth Moor. The crimes were so horrific that they will haunt England forever. It was the "trial of the century."
Fatherland by Ken Loach( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1964 in Hitler's Germania. Since Hitler's forces won World War II, the world has believed the Reich's claim that six million Jews were resettled "in the East." Now a German policeman and an American journalist have uncovered the truth about the Nazi death camps. Hitler's reign will be destroyed if the world finds out, which is something the Gestapo can never allow
The Forsyte saga( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Nobel Prize-winning novels by John Galsworthy, The saga is an epic and highly praised series spanning three generations of the powerful Forsyte family at the turn of the 20th century. Beneath the family's imposing veneer lies a festering core of unhappy and brutal relationships
1st night( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wealthy industrialist Adam aspires to be an opera singer, but his friends see him as little more than a suit in a capitalist world. Adam believes that staging an opera in his lavish country home will not only end his friends' teasing, but will also win him the woman of his dreams - a female conductor who is hired for the show
Secret smile( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How far will Brendan go to get his revenge on Miranda? Convinced that Brendan is involved when people she loves begin turning up dead, Miranda realizes that the only way to beat her manipulative ex-lover is to turn the tables on him
Belonging( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle-aged Jess Copplestone is left to look after the elderly relatives of her husband Jacob, and to make a new life for herself, after he leaves her for a younger woman
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Alternative Names
Christopher Menaul Brits filmregisseur

Christopher Menaul Film director, television director, television writer

Кристофер Менол




English (171)

Polish (1)

German (1)