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Pierce-Roberts, Tony

Overview
Works: 95 works in 419 publications in 8 languages and 12,795 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Television adaptations  Spy films  Romantic comedy films  Spy television programs  Historical 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 )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Worthing, gentiluomo di campagna fidanzato con Cecily, ha una doppia vita: in città è conosciuto come Ernesto ed intrattiene una relazione con Gwendolyn Fairfax. Il cugino di Gwendolyn, Algernon Moncrieff, durante un soggiorno in campagna, fa la conoscenza di Cecily, della quale si innamora, presentandosi sotto falso nome... il problema è che casualmente sceglie il nome di Ernesto
De-lovely by Irwin Winkler( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical portrait of American composer Cole Porter. The film imagines Porter looking back on his life as a stage show, with past memories taking shape as numbers in an elaborate and elegant musical accompanied by his songs. His personal history is illustrated by these performances, especially the complicated relationship with his wife, wealthy socialite Linda Lee Porter, who is shown as being the main inspiration for his work despite his extramarital affairs
A Room with a View by James Ivory( Visual )

61 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the early 1900's. "[The film] tells the story of the coming of age of Lucy Honeychurch (Helena Bonham-Carter). Longing to burst free from the repression of British upper class manners and mores, she must wrestle with her inner romantic longings to choose between the passionate George (Julian Sands) and the priggish but socially suitable Cecil (Daniel Day-Lewis)"--Container
The Remains of the Day by James Ivory( Visual )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,430 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 )

33 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about class divisions in Edwardian England, and the tragic series of events that occurs when two impulsive middle-class sisters become involved with a working class couple and a wealthy family
The client by John Grisham( Visual )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two lawyers face off when an 11-year-old is torn between what he knows and what he can never reveal about a Mob murder
Doom by Andrzej Bartkowiak( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something has gone terribly wrong at a remote scientific research station on Mars. All research at the station has ceased and communication with Earth is failing. The messages that do get through are becoming more frantic and less than comforting. It's a level 5 quarantine and the only humans allowed in or out of the area are the Rapid Response Tactical Squad - hardened Space Marines armed to the teeth with enough firepower to destroy a legion of nightmarish creatures
The trench by William Boyd( Visual )

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

France, July 1916. Amidst the heat and stench of the front lines, a group of young men - boys, really - nervously await the signal that will send them straight into Hell. This tense, wartime drama takes place in the hours leading up to the catastrophic Battle of the Somme, when British soldiers rushed the German army
White Fang by Jack London( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 276 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 )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 230 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 Leon Edel( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the early 1900's, Maggie is the daughter of American tycoon Adam Verver, who marries an improvished yet charming Italian aristrocrat, Prince Amerigo. Through a twist of fate, Adam marries the Prince's former lover, Charlotte. Maggie's suspicions deepen to a possible affair between the Prince and Charlotte, when Maggie makes the ill-fated purchase of a golden bowl. It becomes only a matter of time before Maggie unravels the truth from a world full of deception and lies
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
Tinker tailor soldier spy by Tomas Alfredson( 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
Asterix & Obelix : missie Cléopâtre by Alain Chabat( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asterix swings into battle with Obelix to take on Caesar. Various capers are embarked on with the slant as always favouring the Gauls against the Romans
The trigger effect( Visual )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 28 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
Distant voices, still lives by Terence Davies( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An impressionistic view of a working-class family in 1940s and 1950s Liverpool, based on Davies's own family. The first part, Distant voices, opens with grown siblings Eileen, Maisie, and Tony, and their mother arranged in mourning clothes before the photograph of their smiling father. Soon after, the family poses in a similar tableau, but for a happier occasion--Eileen's wedding. While relatives sing at her reception, Eileen hysterically grieves for her dad, and recalls happy times of her youth. Tony and Maisie's memories, however, are more troubled. ... In Still lives, set (and filmed) two years later, the siblings are settled in life, but not all happily. For Eileen, relief from her drab existence comes only when singing at the pub."
Death in the morning by James Burke( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 27 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
Faith in numbers by James Burke( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 27 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
Wheel of fortune by Edward Coley Burne-Jones( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 27 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
 
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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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Howards EndThe trenchWhite FangThe golden bowlHaunted