WorldCat Identities

Dunbar, Adrian 1958-

Works: 120 works in 325 publications in 4 languages and 7,958 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Historical television programs  Biographical films  Children's audiobooks  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author of screenplay, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Adrian Dunbar
My Left Foot : the Story of Christy Brown by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born with cerebral palsy, the 10th of 22 children of a Dublin bricklayer and his wife, Christy Brown was doomed to life as a vegetable by physicians in 1932. His strong-willed mother's love and faith encouraged him to overcome this label. At age seven, he made a mark with chalk grasped between the toes of his left foot, the only limb on his body he could control. With this proof of intelligence, his schooling begins, and aided by his loving family, Christy learns to grapple with life's physical tasks and psychological pains. His courage and determination inspire a teacher, who lends support as he develops into a brilliant if cantankerous writer, poet, and painter. The astounding story of an artist who defeated a physical disability, degrading stereotypes, and poverty to fulfill his dreams
The hollow crown( Visual )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The concluding cycle of The Hollow Crown, subtitled The Wars of the Roses. Henry VI, Parts I and II and Richard III tell the story of an exceptionally turbulent period in British history. These exhilarating and emotionally charged films feature some of Shakespeare's most eloquent and powerful language
Kidnapped by Brendan Maher( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Louis Stevenson's coming-of-age adventure is back and breathtaking in this widely heralded presentation bursting with scoundrels and scallywags, villains and heroines, and two memorable heroes who will stop at nothing in their quest for justice
Eye of the dolphin by Adrian Dunbar( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of her mother, Alyssa moves to the Bahamas with her father, where she learns she can talk to the dolphins. When her father's research facility is in danger of closing, it is up to Alyssa and her gift to save it
The crying game by Neil Jordan( Visual )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and German and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely kind of friendship develops between Fergus, an Irish Republican Army volunteer, and Jody, a kidnapped British soldier lured into an IRA trap by another IRA member. When the hostage-taking ends up going horribly wrong, Fergus escapes and heads to London, where he seeks out Jody's lover, a hairdresser named Dil. Fergus changes his name and gets a job as a day laborer. He starts seeing Dil, who knows nothing about Fergus' real background. But there are some things about Dil that Fergus does not know either
Line of duty( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Chief Inspector Tony Gates is an exemplary cop. He's got the best crime stats on the force and a loyal team working under him. But the head of the police anticorruption unit, Superintendent Ted Hastings, has his doubts about Gates. Is he really that good? And more importantly, is he really that clean? Hastings decides to find out and all on a new arrival to his department, Detective Sergeant Steven Arnott to help him do it. As the net tightens around Gates, reputations are on the line and lives are at risk
Line of duty( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season two has Lindsay Denton a member of AC12, a police anti-corruption unit, charged with investigating an ambush of a police convoy
The general by John Boorman( Visual )

27 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For twenty years gangster Martin Cahill eluded capture by the police. Thumbing his nose at authority, Cahill wound up stealing over $60 million until the IRA decided to put him out of business once and for all
Line of duty( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The critically acclaimed drama returns for six more riveting episodes. In this season, DC Kate Fleming and DS Steve Arnott of AC-12 investigate the conduct of Sergeant Danny Waldron of the Armed Response Unit
Widows' peak by John Irvin( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a stranger moves to Widows' Peak, she turns the town upside down with her devious lies and shocking secrets. She seduces the men, enrages the women, and unleases a major scandal, but its all part of an astonishing plan
Five fables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The writing of Nobel Prize-winning poet Seamus Heaney, the narration of comedian Billy Connolly, and beautiful animation bring to life these five enchanting fables
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930's Britain, in the wake of a bloody civil war, the younger brother of the new King sets in motion a monstrous scheme to claim the throne for himself. Updated version of Shakespeare's tale
Hear my song by Plácido Domingo( Visual )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man who has lost the affections of his lady love thinks he can win her back by locating the reclusive Irish tenor her mother once loved
Suspicion( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol receives an anonymous e-mail regarding an affair between her husband and his secretary. Torn between loyalty to her husband and her desire for the truth, she confronts the mistress and discovers her murdered
Guess how much I love you by Sam McBratney( Recording )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a bedtime game, every time Little Nutbrown Hare demonstrates how much he loves his father, Big Nutbrown Hare gently shows him that the love is returned even more
Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer( Recording )

20 editions published between 1000 and 2009 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Summary: Artemis Fowl has constructed a super-computer from stolen fairy technology. In the wrong hands it could be fatal for humans and fairies alike. But no need to worry, Artemis has a brilliant plan. He's not going to use it; he's just going to show it to a ruthless American businessman with Mafia connections ..."--Container
Triggermen by Adrian Dunbar( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terry and Tommy are hit men hired to kill a prominent mob boss. When payment for the job is stolen by a couple of small-time con artists, it starts a chain reaction riddled with mistaken identities, botched jobs and crazy mishaps
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Greeks bearing gifts) Oxford's closely knit Greek community closes ranks when the chef at Seargeant Lewis's favourite Greek restaurant is found dead and a baby goes missing. (Promised land) The search for ex-informant Kenny Stone takes Morse and Lewis to Australia, where a routine inquiry becomes an ordeal of suspense, death and kidnapping. (Dead on time) A simple suicide turns into a murder investigation with only one man seemingly capable of having committed the crime
Bitter harvest by Max Irons( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Believing that 'a man is measured by his enemies, ' Harry plots to destroy George, the most powerful man in town. But somehow, no matter how hard Harry schemes to bedevil George, he proves to be his own worst enemy
Shooters by Colin Teague( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilly, fresh out of prison, and J, a two-bit hustler with a major drug problem, just can't shake their criminal lifestyles. Gilly intended to start fresh, but J invested Gilly's money in a drugs-for-guns deal. Scheming other ways to make money, the two become entwined with all the wrong sort of people - from an Irish kingpin to a psychotic supplier - all the while doing whatever they can to avoid the law
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Eye of the dolphin
Alternative Names
Adrian Dunbar acteur et scénariste

Adrian Dunbar aktoro

Adrian Dunbar attore nordirlandese

Adrian Dunbar britisk skodespelar

Adrian Dunbar britisk skuespiller

Adrian Dunbar Brits acteur

Adrian Dunbar brittisk skådespelare

Adrian Dunbar irischer Schauspieler

Эдриан Данбар

אדריאן דאנבר שחקן צפון אירי

آدریان دونبار بازیگر بریتانیایی



English (151)

German (8)

French (5)

Spanish (5)

The generalHear my songGuess how much I love youArtemis FowlShooters