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Fri Mar 21 17:04:37 2014 UTClccn-no20020310640.13Kingdom0.150.18Horatio Hornblower120002832Andrew_Grieveno20020310645735869lccn-nr92019436Arts and Entertainment Networklccn-nr2001016286Gruffudd, Ioanactfast-960314Hornblower, Horatio (Fictitious character)lccn-n88600087Lindsay, Robert1949-actlccn-no97016276Meridian Broadcastinglccn-nb2002081639Benson, Andrewprolccn-no95055790New Video Groupfast-1068127Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character)lccn-n50024850Forester, C. S.(Cecil Scott)1899-1966lccn-n84002439Suchet, DavidprfactGrieve, AndrewDramaNaval historyFilm adaptationsHistoryTelevision adaptationsTelevision programsDetective and mystery television programsFictionWar filmsMade-for-TV moviesGreat BritainHornblower, Horatio (Fictitious character)Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character)EnglandHornblower (Television program)Forester, C. S.--(Cecil Scott),Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815)Monmouth's Rebellion (1685)Television adaptationsMurderPrivate investigatorsOutlawsSailorsMan-woman relationshipsEngland--LondonEngland--NorfolkMissing personsBrothers and sistersEngland and Wales.--Royal NavyLegal dramaDetectivesChristie, Agatha,Dalgliesh, Adam (Fictitious character)PoliceRevengeManners and customsBelgiansSerial murdersSwindlers and swindlingGamblersTheftSocial classesGamblingMurder--InvestigationEngland--ExmoorCriminal investigationCriminal behaviorHomicide investigationPublishers and publishingTelevision seriesTelevision comediesGreat Britain.--Metropolitan Police OfficeHistorical dramaTelevision playsBlackmore, R. D.--(Richard Doddridge),FranceTriangles (Interpersonal relations)HomicideCountry lifeLawyers1939198119871988199019921993199419951997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201311282299564791.4575PR6011.O56ocn049013589ocn051774702ocn053929614ocn053929615ocn053827651ocn042512366ocn603659784ocn053929616ocn053929617ocn039220666ocn163836052ocn781072593ocn839340583ocn839388327142214ocn053478157visu19990.15Horatio Hornblower the new adventuresNaval historyDramaFilm adaptationsTelevision programsLoyalty: Peacetime (1807) Hornblower forced to make a living at the gaming tables and caught up in a budding romance with his landlady's daughter, Maria. Hornblower goes on a reconnaissance mission that uncovers French perfidy, leading to renewed war. Complications arise when he is betrayed and temporarily imprisoned. Hornblower and Maria get married. Duty: Admiral Pellew's sends Hornblower off in search of his old mate Bracegirdle, whose sloop Grasshopper has gone missing under mysterious circumstances+-+482305212577716ocn043626779visu19980.17Grieve, AndrewHornblowerNaval historyFictionDramaTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsSet against the backdrop of the Napoleonic wars, the story of Horatio Hornblower, the legendary sea-faring hero, follows the raw recruit as he battles the French, evades capture, and rises through the ranks of the King's Navy44611ocn044043993visu19920.14Christie, AgathaThe ABC murdersHistoryFictionDramaFilm adaptationsBelgium sleuth Hercule Poirot untangles a baffling mystery of a murderer who announces his next victims through a series of letters each addressed to the detective himself4356ocn044725124visu20000.15The murder of Roger AckroydDramaDetective and mystery television programsFilm adaptationsTelevision seriesHercule Poirot has retired to a country village, until his neighbor is found murdered. Poirot reunites with his old partner, Chief Inspector Japp, to find the culprit, exposing a web of blackmail, envy, and murder4074ocn044725069visu20000.15Lord Edgware diesFictionDramaDetective and mystery television programsFilm adaptationsTelevision seriesPoirot gives up on his marrows and returns to London, where he becomes involved in the marital distress of the rich and famous. After meeting famous actress Jane Wilkinson, he agrees to plead her case to her husband, hopefully convincing him not to divorce her. However, Lord Edgware claims he has already given up divorce proceedings. When he is murdered, Poirot must help Jane again37612ocn705401779visu19900.17Barker, MikeLorna DooneHistoryFictionDramaFilm adaptationsSeventeenth-century tale of revenge and romance featuring Lorna Doone, the granddaughter of the British outlaw nobleman responsible for the death years before of John Ridd's parents. John wants to avenge his family's murders but his plans go awry when he falls in love with the innocent Lorna3184ocn049013589visu19950.14Hickory dickory dockFictionDramaFilm adaptationsTelevision programsMiss Lemon persuades Poirot to investigate a series of apparently minor thefts in a university hostel, but simple kleptomania soon turns to baffling homicide3042ocn049389744visu20010.14Murder on the linksFictionDramaFilm adaptationsPoirot and Hastings go on holiday at a French seaside resort. The famous detective is soon recognized and is quickly drawn into a case of abduction and murder. Challenged by an arrogant French detective, Poirot stakes his reputation on his superior sluething skills2935ocn051774702visu20020.14Agatha Christie's PoirotFictionDramaDetective and mystery television programsFilm adaptationsThree hour-long mysteries. "The kidnapped prime minister": Poirot is called to solve the case when Britain's prime minister vanishes on the eve of important international negotiations. "The adventure of the western star": Poirot is called to investigate when a Belgian film star's priceless diamond disappears after she receives threatening letters. "How does your garden grow?" : An alleged Communist conspiracy casts suspicion on the Russian servant of a murdered woman2885ocn046875118visu20010.14Forester, C. SHoratio Hornblower the adventure continuesNaval historyDramaFilm adaptationsFollowing his rapid rise through the ranks of the King's Navy, Hornblower is assigned to the HMS Renown which is sailing to the West Indies to subdue a pirate fleet. Her brutal captain is rapidly going insane forcing Hornblower to take action that threatens not only his naval career but his life as well2775ocn256075407visu20080.15C.S. Forester's Horatio HornblowerNaval historyDramaHistorical filmsWar filmsMade-for-TV moviesTelevision adaptationsJoining the British Royal Navy at the outset of the Napoleonic Wars, the enterprising Horatio Hornblower rises quickly from raw recruit to seasoned sailor, charting a course from the West Indies to the coast of Africa in the name of the Crown. Along the way he encounters roiling sea battles, mutiny, plague, and love, but always proves himself equal to the task2415ocn321082572visu20080.13KingdomFictionDramaLawyer Peter Kingdom represents the oddball people in the town of Market Shipborough, England. While trying to seek answers to the problems of everyone else, he continues to be overshadowed by the disappearance of his brother, who may or may not still be alive. Contains six episodes2256ocn053929615visu20010.13Horatio Hornblower the new adventures : DutyNaval historyDramaFilm adaptationsTelevision programsSea storiesFeatures two full-length movies based on the book Hornblower and the Hotspur. Loyalty finds Horatio marooned in peacetime Portsmouth, living off his card playing skills, when he is given command of the sloop Hotspur. In Duty, Horatio gets married and then returns to his command to face a French fleet that is preparing for invasion+-+48230521252179ocn060805601visu19980.14Original sinFictionDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptationsBook publishing has always been a competitive business. At Peverell Press, it's becoming cutthroat1922ocn776713485visu20120.13PoirotDramaHe's the most-watched sleuth in the history of PBS's Mystery! David Suchet stars as the dapper, diminutive Belgian who solves the most serpentine cases with the sharpest of minds and the driest of wits1863ocn540949672visu20090.13KingdomDramaRespected country solicitor Peter Kingdom, with the assistance of his apprentice Lyle and secretary Gloria, runs a small legal practice in Market Shipborough for the eccentric people of Norfolk. Peter lives with his slightly crazy sister Beatrice, and recently lost his half-brother Simon under mysterious circumstances1771ocn047693930visu19990.14HornblowerNaval historyDramaThe epic saga of Horatio Hornblower, the legendary sea-faring, hero, comes to life in these films based on C.S. Forester's classic novels. Set against the bloody backdrop of the Napoleonic wars. Hornblower charts a course for high advneture, following the raw recruit as he battles the French, evades capture, and rises through the ranks of the King's Navy1776ocn061897718visu19980.18Forester, C. SHoratio HornblowerNaval historyFictionDramaThe A & E miniseries based on Forester's novels of Horatio Hornblower, following his career from a reticent midshipman to a self-assured and courageous officer1693ocn182585174visu20070.13All or nothing at allFictionDramaTelevision mini-seriesLeo Hopkins is a charming man who has everything - a secure career as a financial market analyst, a wealthy wife, adoring children, a wide circle of friends and two homes. Like so many people in his position, he wants more; but, more rarely, he wants to make everybody happy. He hits on an amazing scheme to do both but ends up gambling everything he has with tragic consequences1661ocn047694058visu19990.14HornblowerNaval historyDramaThe epic saga of Horatio Hornblower, the legendary sea-faring, hero, comes to life in these films based on C.S. Forester's classic novels. Set against the bloody backdrop of the Napoleonic wars. Hornblower charts a course for high advneture, following the raw recruit as he battles the French, evades capture, and rises through the ranks of the King's Navy+-+4823052125+-+4823052125Fri Mar 21 15:47:39 EDT 2014batch25278