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Pierce-Roberts, Tony

Overview
Works: 114 works in 413 publications in 7 languages and 11,648 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Vampire films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Historical films  Horror films  Musical films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tony Pierce-Roberts
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startled to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?
De-Lovely by Irwin Winkler( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An original musical portrait of American composer Cole Porter, filled with his unforgettable songs. Porter looks back on his life as if it were one of his spectacular stage shows, with the people and events of his life becoming the actors and actions onstage. Through elaborate production numbers and popular hits, Porter's elegant, excessive past comes to light - including his deeply complicated relationship with his wife, Linda Lee Porter, who was his inspiration
Underworld evolution by Kate Beckinsale( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war has been raging between the Vampires and the Lycans for centuries. Selene is a vampire Death Dealer who finds out that the Lycans have plans to capture Michael. As Selene begins to track Michael, she becomes more convinced that the Lycans are planning an attack against the Death Dealers. The vampire kingpin, Kraven, is certain the Lycans do not have that kind of intelligence. As Selene shadows Michael, she finds herself wanting to protect him, but when he's attacked by Lucian, the leader of the werewolf community, and the man she wants to save has now become a sworn enemy
A Room with a View by E. M Forster( Visual )

55 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on E.M. Forster's novel of requited love. A young, independent-minded, upper-class Edwardian woman who is trying to sort out her burgeoning romantic feelings, divided between an enigmatic free spirit she meets on vacation in Florence and the priggish bookworm to whom she becomes engaged back in the more corseted Surrey. Funny, sexy, and sophisticated, this film was a gargantuan art-house hit
The Remains of the Day by James Ivory( Visual )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Stevens er Butler med stort B. Han lever og ånder for de korrekte klassiske dyder og det regelrette liv på godset Darlington Hall. Da den smukke miss Kenton bliver ansat, begynder hans livsopfattelse dog langsomt at ændre sig
Howards End by James Ivory( Visual )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,386 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
Doom by Andrzej Bartkowiak( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A frantic call for help from a remote research station on Mars sends a team of mercenary Marines into action. Led by The Rock and Karl Urban, they descend into the Olduvai Research Statiopn, where they find a legion of nightmarish creatures, lurking in the darkness, killing at will. Once there, the Marines must use an arsenal of firepower to carry out their mission: nothing gets out alive"--Packaging
The trench by Daniel Craig( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of young British soldiers are on the eve of the Battle of the Somme, the worst defeat in British military history. At the center of the troops is 17-year-old Billy Macfarlane with his older brother Eddie who have volunteered for service. Like their fellow squad members, they are boys dressed as men. Their survival is in the hands of war-hardened Sergeant Winter and bookish Lieutenant Harte. When word comes the squad will join the first wave of attacks, they all face an equal fate
White Fang by Jack London( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack London's immortal tale of courage and survival comes to glorious life amid the breathtaking beauty of the great Alaskan frontier"--Container
Surviving Picasso by James Ivory( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world knew Pablo Picasso's passion for canvas, color, metal and ceramics, but little was known about his other passion--women. Told from the viewpoint of his longtime mistress and mother of his children, Francoise Gilot
The golden bowl by James Ivory( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia de amor y adulterio ambientada a principios del siglo XX
Haunted by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Sussex in th 1920s, David Ash investigates a haunting at an isolated country manor, strange occurrences lead him to first doubt his convictions and then his sanity. As the sordid history of the estate's family is revealed, and David is attracted to the mysterious Christine, he begins to see the ghostly image of a young girl calling out to him from an unearthly terror he could never have imagined
The client by John Grisham( Visual )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a boy witnesses the suicide of a Mafia attorney he must hire a troubled attorney to protect himself from the Mafia and the federal prosecutors
Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy by John Le Carré( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No doubt remains; a mole has infiltrated the highest level of the Circus, code name for British Secret Intelligence Service. Sidelined agent George Smiley is covertly tapped to root out the traitor, a task that requires an intensive dig through the labyrinths of Cold War espionage and his own past. Stellar ensemble casts bring John le Carre's thrilling tales of Cold War-era espionage to vivid life in a television classic
The trigger effect( Visual )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First in a series combining history and science to discover why major technological changes occurred and traces these inventions to seemingly unrelated "triggers" during the past 12,000 years. In this segment, in Upper Egypt, host James Burke explains how plowing, building, writing, taxation, and astronomy began and how they became interdependent. Man's present dependence on complex technological networks is illustrated with a reconstruction of the New York city power blackout of 1965. The program ends in Kuwait, the nation which has moved from the technology of ancient Egypt to that of the modern world in a single generation
The wheel of fortune( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth in a series combining history and science to discover why major technological changes occurred and traces these inventions to seemingly unrelated "triggers" during the past 12,000 years. This segment traces the connection between astrology, ancient Greek medical manuscripts, the need for precise measuring devices, and the invention of such things as the telescope, forged steel, interchangeable machine parts, and the computer--the heart of modern industry
Distant voices by James Burke( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third in a series combining history and science to discover why major technological changes occurred and traces these inventions to seemingly unrelated "triggers" during the past 12,000 years. This segment shows a link between the telephone and riding stirrups. When the Normans first used stirrups, their advantage caused every army to search for money to re-outfit. They dug mine shafts deeper, the shafts began to flood, and scientists like Galileo investigated vacuums and air pressure to bring the mines back to working order. These studies formed the foundations for radio, telephones, and deep space telecommunications that may someday contact other worlds
Faith in numbers by James Burke( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourth in a series combining history and science to discover why major technological changes occurred and traces these inventions to seemingly unrelated "triggers" during the past 12,000 years. This segment shows how inventions such as the water mill, carillon, jacquard loom, and a global communications network were influenced by each other and by logic, chance, and unforeseen events. Also deals with the inventions and events which gave rise to the printing press as the Middle Ages shifted to the Renaissance
Death in the morning by James Burke( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second in a series combining history and science to discover why major technological changes occurred and traces these inventions to seemingly unrelated "triggers" during the past 12,000 years. This segment traces the connection between standardization of precious metals used in coins, the great commercial center and library built by Alexander the Great, development of the compass, and creation of the atomic bomb
Mr. & Mrs. Bridge by James Ivory( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a Kansas City couple, Mr. and Mrs. Bridge, whose lives are affected in different ways as their children grow up and leave home, and more adventurous friends bring new ideas into their home. Mrs. Bridge questions the life she has led, but her husband remains a firm believer in family and home, regardless of the changes in the world around him
 
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The Remains of the Day
Alternative Names
Pierce-Roberts, Anthony 1945-

Pierce Roberts, Tony 1945-

Roberts, Tony 1945-

Roberts, Tony P.- 1945-

Roberts, Tony Pearce 1945-

Roberts, Tony Pierce-.

Roberts, Tony Pierce 1945-

Tony Pierce-Roberts britischer Kameramann

Tony Pierce-Roberts Brits director of photography

Tony Pierce-Roberts direttore della fotografia britannico

Τόνι Πιρς Ρόμπερτς

Тони Пирс-Робертс

تونی پی‌یرس-رابرتز

トニー・ピアース=ロバーツ

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The Remains of the DayHowards EndThe trenchWhite FangThe golden bowlHaunted