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Pierce-Roberts, Tony

Overview
Works: 152 works in 465 publications in 8 languages and 14,093 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Vampire films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Historical films  Musical films  Science fiction films  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Videographer , 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 )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,829 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 Ernest. Having heard of Ernest'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 Ernest. So just who really is who?
De-lovely by Irwin Winkler( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,727 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 by Len Wiseman( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,561 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 James Ivory( Visual )

53 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,560 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
Howards End by James Ivory( Visual )

26 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,427 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
The Remains of the Day by James Ivory( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,417 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
White Fang by Randal Kleiser( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,065 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
The client by John Grisham( Visual )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,053 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 )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 957 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 2011 in English and held by 275 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
Surviving Picasso by James Ivory( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 247 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 )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 113 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
Moonlighting by Jerzy Skolimowski( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four Poles are sent to London by their boss to fix up his house there. Only one of them speaks English, and when he hears of the declaration of martial law back home in Poland, he decides not to tell his fellow workers for fear that they will not finish the job
Haunted by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When David Ash investigates a haunting at an isolated country manor, strange and horrifying occurrences lead him to first doubt his convictions and then his sanity
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
Howards end = Retour à Howards end by James Ivory( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in French and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En dépit des convenances de l'Angleterre victorienne, Margaret et Helen Schlegel, soeurs libres penseuses et célibataires, fréquentent des intellectuels et côtoient des familles issues de toutes les classes sociales. A la mort de leur amie Mme Wilcox, celle-ci lègue à Margaret sa maison de campagne : Howards End. Les Wilcox, arrogants nouveaux riches, font disparaître le testament
The trigger effect( Visual )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 31 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
Death in the morning by James Burke( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 30 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
Wheel of fortune by Edward Coley Burne-Jones( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cardwell Primary School based in an South East London needed to change dramatically. Unofficially in special measures there was a lot that was wrong - the children had no idea of why they were in school and they didn't know what leaning meant. Headteacher Carol Smith turned the school's aggressive relationship with the community to one of outstanding practice How did she do it? By creating the Cardwell Wheel, which shows in each segment where improvements were needed and what was going to be done. This was a job I knew I couldn't do on my own, and I needed to get the help and support of other agencies. I thought the best way to do it was to create a visual representation so that everybody knows where their part fits in, including the staff in the school, and parents. Three and a half years ago nobody wanted to work at Cardwell. Now there is a waiting list. It's seen as an exciting and successful place to be. Carol Smith, Headteacher
Faith in numbers by James Burke( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 30 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
 
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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

טוני פירס-רוברטס

تونی پی‌یرس-رابرتز

トニー・ピアース=ロバーツ

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Howards EndThe Remains of the DayWhite FangThe trenchThe golden bowlHaunted