WorldCat Identities

Woodvine, John 1929-

Overview
Works: 125 works in 314 publications in 2 languages and 7,628 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Television plays  Made-for-TV movies  Televised plays  Historical television programs  Historical films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, vac, Commentator, Author
Classifications: PR2823.A23, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Woodvine
 
Most widely held works by John Woodvine
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

16 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1979 videotaped version of Trevor Nunn's Royal Shakespeare Company of Macbeth in which Lady Macbeth, after a trio of witches prophesy Macbeth's ascension to the throne, pushes her husband into a murderous spree. But once crowned king of Scotland, Macbeth sees ghastly visions, fueled by guilt and a new prophecy, that ensure his ultimate downfall
An American werewolf in London by John Landis( Visual )

29 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The European adventure of two American youths turns to terror after they are attacked by a werewolf
Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare( Visual )

41 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Prince of Tyre is pursued by the vengeance of King Antiochus because he discovered the monarch's incestuous relationship with his daughter. Fleeing from place to place, Pericles is shipwrecked, courts, and marries Thaisa. Their child, Marina, raised by friends when Thaisa is believed to have died, is kidnapped by pirates and sold into a brothel before Thaisa is discovered alive and the family is joyfully reunited
William Shakespeare's The two gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare( Recording )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proteus loves Julia in Verona, Valentine loves Silvia in Milan. But when Proteus meets Silvia he falls for her too, and the heartbroken Julia sets out in pursuit
The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby by David Edgar( Visual )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the experiences of a young man in 19th century England
Midsomer murders( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. Death in the slow lane: A classic car show becomes a crime scene after a grisly death. Dark secrets: Barnaby and Jones investigate the suspicious death of a social services employee. Echoes of the dead: The detectives look into a series of copycat murders. the oblong murders: Jones goes undercover to investigate a local new-age cult
The Other Boleyn Girl by Natalie Portman( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little-known story of Mary Boleyn who was mistress to King Henry VIII before he married her older sister, Anne. Two great families jockey for position and use their daughters as pawns in a deadly game. Set during one of the most notorious periods in British regal history. A story of a rival relationship between the two sisters
Luigi Pirandello : in search of an author by Michel Dumoulin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic program re-creates one day in London as "The Einstein of the theater" watches his plays and, away from the footlights, confronts the paradoxical nature of his life. Biographical notes written by Pirandello himself provide a new angle on the inner torment that animates his work, while playwright Julian Mitchell and novelist Leonardo Sciascia critically analyze the action as it unfolds -- Container
The secret by Jielun Zhou( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Faraday is burdened by a devastating secret from her childhood--a secret she has kept hidden for years from everyone, including her husband, until the day her old friend, Nadia, re-enters her life, seething with resentment and looking for revenge
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's tragedy entitled Macbeth
And a nightingale sang( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bittersweet comedy/drama set in England during World War II telling the story of the soldiers who sought to escape the horror of war in the comfort of a woman's arms
Pirates of the high seas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures, through simulated profiles of their adventurous lives, some of history's most famous pirates-- including Blackbeard, Captain Kidd, "Black Bart" Roberts, Mary Reed, and Anne Bonny
The labours of Hercules by Agatha Christie( Recording )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before retiring, Hercule Poirot takes on 12 more cases, ranging from the affair of the Nemean Lion to the capture of Cerberus literally from Hell
A Performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth
Swallows and Amazons forever!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Joe, Bill and Pete are members of the "Coot Club" which aims to protect wildlife. They spend most of their time on the river in their little boat, the "Death and Glory." Trouble starts when they are blamed for setting boats free from their moorings. Tom Dudgeon, the doctor's son, and Dick and Dot, children who are staying with Mrs. Barrable, all become detectives and search for clues to lead them to the real culprit. They catch him just in the nick of time."--Container
Third girl : a Hercule Poirot mystery by Agatha Christie( Recording )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl seeks the help of Hercule Poirot, she makes an astonishing claim ; as there is no tangible evidence, the redoubtable detective has to discover whether her claim is true or false -- and whether she is sane or otherwise
Rooney by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Rooney Smith, a corporation dustman, was always having to evade the clutches of his landladies. Then he moved to Ma Howlett's home and a different set of complications arose
Hamlet : the Royal Shakespeare Company Production Starring David Tennant by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Danish prince avenges the murder of his father, the king, by killing his uncle Claudius who murdered the king, usurped the throne, and married Hamlet's mother, Gertrude. Hamlet, considered the most complex of all Shakespeare's characters, examines the fundamental issues of justice, guilt, and death
The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1: The death of their father forces Nicholas and Kate Nickleby to seek help from their uncle. The cold-hearted Ralph sends Nicholas to teach at an institution for boys run by a brutal headmaster, Wackford Squeers
Bob & Rose : the complete series( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gay man and a straight woman meet and do the unthinkable- they fall in love. Rose is down to earth, straightforward and funny. Then she meets Bob, a teacher, who's certainly not expecting to meet someone like Rose. In their hearts they know they're doing the right thing, but everyone around them thinks they're crazy. Are they hurtling towards the biggest heartache ever?
 
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William Shakespeare's The two gentlemen of Verona
Alternative Names
John Woodvine acteur britannique

John Woodvine anglický herec

John Woodvine attore teatrale e attore cinematografico inglese

John Woodvine britisk skodespelar

John Woodvine britisk skuespiller

John Woodvine Brits acteur

John Woodvine brittisk skådespelare

John Woodvine English actor

John Woodvine pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Джон Вудвайн

ג'ון וודוויין שחקן אנגלי

約翰·伍德藤

Languages
English (161)

French (2)

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