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Argent, Douglas

Overview
Works: 88 works in 189 publications in 2 languages and 2,376 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Humor  Television comedies  Television series 
Roles: Director, Production personnel, Producer, Actor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Douglas Argent
Fawlty Towers the complete collection by John Cleese ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Basil Fawlty is the sharp-tongued, short-fused owner of Fawlty Towers, a British hotel plagued by crisis, chaos and bizarre characters. This set collects all 12 episodes of the British comedy. Includes interviews with the writer and star, John Cleese
Fawlty Towers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Basil Fawlty is an inept and manic English hotel owner and manager who isn't cut out for his job. He's intolerant, rude and paranoid. Chaos frequently breaks loose as Basil tries to run the hotel. He is constantly under verbal (and sometime physical) attack from his unhelpful wife Sybil, and hindered by the incompetent, but easy target, Manuel, the Spanish waiter. Fortunately he has an intelligent and attractive maid to help him out of the various situations he gets into
Fawlty Towers ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four comedies featuring the antics of Basil Fawlty, an incompetent and aggressively rude proprietor of a small English resort hotel
Fawlty Towers ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four comedies featuring the antics of Basil Fawlty, an incompetent and aggressively rude proprietor of a small English resort hotel
Fawlty Towers by John Cleese ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four comedies featuring the antics of Basil Fawlty, an incompetent and aggressively rude proprietor of a small English resort hotel
The Builders The Wedding party ; The Psychiatrist ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Wedding party: Flabbergasted by what he believes is an outbreak of loose morals at Fawlty Towers, Basil proceeds to leap to wrong conclusions, offend everyone in sight, and finally get caught himself in a compromising situation with Manuel, the waiter
Gourmet night ; Waldorf salad ; The Kipper and the corpse ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Waldorf salad: An American guest demands a level of service unavailable at Fawlty Towers
Fawlty towers by John Howard Davies ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Waldorf salad: An American guest demands a level of service unavailable at Fawlty Towers
The complete Fawlty Towers by John Cleese ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc one. Episodes 1-6 -- Disc two. Episodes 7-12 -- Disc three. Special features
Till death us do part ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the first episode, tempers flare when Mike starts mulling over names to give the baby. In the second episode, Alf is mesmerized by the thought of instant riches when a neighbor down at the pub talks about his racing pigeons. In the third episode, a holiday trip to Bournemoth does not go exactly as planned
Till death us do part ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Before Archie Bunker, there was Alf Garnett: narrow-minded, profane, and unafraid to let everyone know exactly what he thinks and loudly. This groundbreaking TV sit-com from the BBC was the model for the classic American show, All in the Family
Steptoe & son ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five episodes of the classic BBC series about the rag and bone father and son team
Fawlty Towers : serie 2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Komische serie over de neurotische hotelier Basil Fawlty
Steptoe and son divided we stand by BBC Enterprises ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three hilarious episodes from those golden early days of Steptoe and Son, classic rag and bone comedy
Fawlty Towers ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Basil Fawlty's life is plagued by health inspectors, dead guests and a dead drunk chef. Nagging wife Sybil is still his biggest headache yet somehow they both still seem to aspire to providing quality service at Fawlty Towers. Polly remains calm amidst the hysteria and Manuel, the Spanish waiter, remains confused and flustered" -- Container
Fawlty Towers by British Broadcasting Corporation ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Basil Fawlty is an inept and manic English hotel owner and manager who isn't cut out for his job. He's intolerant, rude and paranoid. Chaos frequently breaks loose as Basil tries to run the hotel. He is constantly under verbal (and sometime physical) attack from his unhelpful wife Sybil, and hindered by the incompetent, but easy target, Manuel, the Spanish waiter. Fortunately he has an intelligent and attractive maid to help him out of the various situations he gets into
The Very best of Steptoe & son by Ray Galton ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five episodes of the British television series, Steptoe and son
Fawlty Towers by John Cleese ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three comedies featuring the antics of Basil Fawlty, an incompetent and aggressively rude proprietor of a small English resort hotel. Includes interviews with John Cleese as he reminisces about his career and shares hilarious anecdotes on the making of each of these classic episodes
Steptoe & son ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Steptoe & son ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sixth series of the television comedy about rag and bone men
 
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