WorldCat Identities

Woodvine, John 1929-

Overview
Works: 139 works in 328 publications in 2 languages and 7,575 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Television plays  Television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Televised plays  Historical television programs  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, vac, Commentator
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 )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,648 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 )

30 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a rainy night on the Welsh moors. Two American students on a walking tour of Europe trudge on to the next town, when suddenly the air is pierced by an unearthly howl ... Three weeks later, one is dead and the other is in the hospital
Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare( Visual )

40 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,045 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 )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 610 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 )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television production of the stage play Nicholas Nickleby, which was devised to be played in two parts. Based on the novel by Charles Dickens, chronicling the experiences of a young man in 19th century England
Midsomer murders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 353 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 318 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 208 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 Rhonda Byrne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 158 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 )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 150 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 128 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 life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 7: With his own fortunes secred, Nicholas turns his attention to Smike, who is a target of Wackford Squeers' pettiness and Ralph Nickleby's vengence. Nicholas' efforts save his friend from a life of misery
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

In appearance Hercule Poirot hardly resembled an ancient Greek hero. Yet like Hercules he had been responsible for ridding society of some unpleasant monsters. So Poirot, leading up to his retirement, decided to accept just 12 more cases
A Performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 58 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 55 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
Hamlet : the Royal Shakespeare Company Production Starring David Tennant by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 49 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
Rooney by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 47 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
The Life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television production of the stage play, Nicholas Nickleby, based on the novel by Charles Dickens, chronicling the experiences of a young man in 19th century England
 
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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

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English (160)

French (2)

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