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West, Samuel 1966-

Works: 329 works in 976 publications in 6 languages and 27,807 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Children's films  Historical television programs  Juvenile works  Documentary television programs  Film adaptations  Historical films  Nonfiction television programs  Animated films 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Samuel West
Most widely held works by Samuel West
Howards End by James Ivory( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Margaret and Helen Schlegel are sisters from a well-educated European family. A series of events brings them into a relationship with the very English Wilcox family. Both families also come into contact with Leonard Bast and his wife, a couple near the lowest tier of the rigid class system. Leonard's desire for cultural and intellectual status attracts the attention of Helen. Margaret must reconcile her independent spirit with her desire for companionship and a comfortable place in Edwardian society. Her moral strength is eventually able to resolve the tangle of opposites
102 Dalmatians by Walt Disney( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure begins when Pongo and Perdita's pup, Patch, who is not satisfied being just one out of 101, gets the chance to meet his TV hero, Thunderbolt, the 'One-of-a-kind Wonderdog.' When Thunderbolt's trusty sidekick Lightning reveals that the show's producers are on the lookout for a new star, Thunderbolt - with Patch in tow - struts out into the real world to perform true acts of heroism. When the puppy-obsessed Cruella De Vil returns, it's Patch and Thunderbolt's teamwork and friendship that will save the day
Hyde Park on Hudson by Roger Michell( Visual )

19 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Great Britain faces an imminent war with Germany, US President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his wife, Eleanor, invited the King and Queen of England for a weekend at their home in upstate New York. But during the first-ever visit of a reigning British monarch to America, international affairs must be juggled with the complexities of FDR's domestic establishment, as wife, mother, and mistresses all conspire to make the royal trip an unforgettable one
Mr. Selfridge the showman behind the retail empire( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emmy Award-winning actor Jeremy Piven stars as American entrepreneur and colorful retail magnate Harry Gordon Selfridge. Pioneering and reckless, with an almost manic energy, Harry Selfridge created a theater of retail for early 1900s Londoners where any topic or trend that was new, exciting, entertaining-or sometimes just eccentric-was showcased
The Nazis : a warning from history by Tilman Remme( Visual )

34 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Use interviews with witnesses and perpetrators, along with archival film and records, to examine how a political party as fundamentally evil as the Nazis could come to power in a modern European nation. Discusses the factors that enabled the rise of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party in the economically-devastated Germany of the post-World War I era and looks at the role of ordinary Germans in the Nazi regime. Follows the rise and fall of Nazi Germany, from its early promises through the atrocities and suffering of World War II. Includes segments focusing on the occupation of Poland and on the holocaust and concentration camps, particularly Treblinka
Secrets of Highclere Castle( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It may be more famous now than any time in its 1,300-year history as the setting of Downton Abbey, but England's Highclere Castle has its own stories to tell. In its heyday, Highclere was the social epicenter of Edwardian England. See how all the inhabitants of Highclere lived, from the aristocrats above to the army of servants toiling 'below stairs'. Also find out from the current inhabitants, Lord and Lady Carnarvon, what life in a fairytale castle is like today
William Shakespeare's Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Recording )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young Claudio has fallen for the lovely heiress Hero. The path to the alter seems smooth until the evil Don John decides to intervene."
William Shakespeare's All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare( Recording )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The young and virtuous physician's daughter Helena desperately loves Count Bertram, but he regards her as beneath his notice"--Container
The private life of a masterpiece( Visual )

10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series reveals the full and fascinating stories behind famous works of art, not just how they came to be created, but also how they influenced others and came to have a life of their own in the modern world. The works of art featured here are both instantly familiar and profoundly mysterious. Revolutionary in their conception, and iconic years after their execution, they each have their own compelling stories. For behind the beautiful canvases and sculptures are tales of political revolution, wartime escapes, massive ego clashes, social scandal, financial wrangling and shocking violence
Secrets of the manor house inside British country homes in the early 1900's by Artist Not Provided( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secrets of the Manor House looks beyond the fiction to the truth of how life was in these ancient British houses, and how mounting financial, political and social pressures were about to bring momentous changes to both the wealthy and their servants
Prince Caspian, and, the voyage of the Dawn Treader by C. S Lewis( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmund and Lucy are drawn back to Narnia and, with their horrible cousin Eustace, they join King Caspian and the brave mouse Reepicheep on a sworn mission to find the seven missing Lords of Narnia. The quest becomes a test of bravery for them all as they are lead into encounters with sea serpents, dragons, and invisible enemies, and onto mysterious islands. Can they end the quest and break the final enchantment?
Mr. Selfridge( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After nearly 20 years of setting trends and pushing traditions, Selfridge's is still going strong as the triumph of London₂s Oxford Street. But Harry's potentially dangerous appetite for entertainment and women, while always a problem, has reached its peak. Now, he struggles to keep the reins of the store he loves, in the face of old troubles, new opportunities, and unsettled scores
In search of Mozart by Phil Grabsky( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective story that travels to the heart of old Europe ... and the heart of the genius itself
Carrington by Christopher Hampton( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Dora Carrington, the Victorian Era painter whose passionate life created one of England's greatest scandals. Unable to possess the one man she loves, Lytton Strachey, Carrington embarks on a long string of loveless sexual encounters
The planets by David McNab( Visual )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals a story of personal achievement and technological triumph, seen through the eyes of dozens of leading authorities on the leading edge of planetary exploration and on both sides of the high-stakes Cold War race into space. From our first glimpse of the dark side of the moon to the first high-risk dash through the rings of Saturn; from the search for extraterrestrial life to humanity's possible future on alien worlds, it's an epic journey of cosmic discovery, amazement and adventure
Cambridge spies by Tim Fywell( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of four brilliant young men at Cambridge University who are recuited to spy for Russia. They take huge personal risks to pass Britain's biggest secrets to Moscow
Midsomer murders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these four contemporary British television mysteries. Dance with the dead: A young man's apparent suicide leads Barnaby and his team searching for the man's missing girlfriend and ballroom dance partner. Animal within: When a woman presumed dead in a plane crash visits her uncle's estate three years later, she surprises everyone there, but it's an even greater shock when the uncle is murdered without a clear heir. King's crystal: Barnaby investigates a bitter feud at the heart of a family-owned glassworks involving the death of the family accountant. Axeman cometh: An aging band making a comeback tour stops for a concert in Midsomer, but someone's out to murder the band members one by one
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Recording )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and German and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakespeare's historical drama of the English king who defeated the French at Agincourt
Mr Selfridge by Anthony Byrne( Visual )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Much has changed since Selfridges first opened its doors. Five years later, Europe is on the brink of war and London is enjoying one last defiant period of decadence. Mr. Selfridge now has his sights set on joining the establishment and rebuilding his family life. Tensions are also running high on the shop floor as Agnes is back from Paris, chic and successful. Not everyone is thrilled by her newfound confidence and by the reappearance of her old ally Henri Leclair, returned from America
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Howards End
Alternative Names
Samuel West acteur britannique

Samuel West attore britannico

Samuel West britischer Schauspieler und Regisseur

Samuel West britisk skodespelar

Samuel West britisk skuespiller

Samuel West Brits acteur

Samuel West brittisk skådespelare

West, Sam, 1966-

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The Nazis : a warning from historyWilliam Shakespeare's Much ado about nothingWilliam Shakespeare's All's well that ends wellHenry V