WorldCat Identities

Steel, Charles

Overview
Works: 11 works in 88 publications in 3 languages and 6,058 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Documentary films  Action and adventure films  Biography  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Producer, Performer
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Most widely held works by Charles Steel
The last king of Scotland by Forest Whitaker( Visual )

27 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Garrigan has just graduated from medical school in his native Scotland. Seeking a change, he travels to 1970's era Uganda with the vague but well-intentioned notion of providing aid to the impoverished locals. After aiding newly-appointed dictator Idi Amin in a car collision, Amin asks Nick to serve as his personal physician
Black Sea( Visual )

16 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A submarine captain leads his crew on a dangerous mission to find sunken treasure in the Black Sea
Marley by Kevin Macdonald( Visual )

20 editions published in 2012 in English and German and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Marley's universal appeal, impact on music history and role as a social and political prophet is both unique and unparalleled. MARLEY is the definitive life story of the musician, revolutionary, and legend, from his early days to his rise to international superstardom. Made with the support of the Marley family, the film features rare footage, incredible performances and revelatory interviews with the people that knew him best
How I live now by Rosoff( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the near-future UK, Ronan plays Daisy, an American teenager sent to stay with relatives in the English countryside. Initially withdrawn and alienated, she begins to warm up to her charming surroundings, and strikes up a romance with the handsome Edmund. But on the fringes of their idyllic summer days are tense news reports of an escalating conflict in Europe. As the UK falls into a violent, chaotic military state, Daisy finds herself hiding and fighting to survive
Bill( Visual )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrate Shakespeare's 400th anniversary with this hilarious comedy about the playwright's mysterious lost years. Bill Shakespeare is a hapless lute player with a big dream. When his bandmates kick him out of their group, Bill leaves his wife and kids behind to seek fame and fortune in the big city of London. He's written a great work for the stage and he's certain he'll prove all his doubters wrong
Fire in Babylon by Stevan Riley( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented is the incredibly captivating story of the glorious domination of the West Indian cricket team who, with a combination of phenomenal skill and fearless spirit, became the longest reigning winning team in sports history
Swept from the sea by Beeban Kidron( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film tells Joseph Conrad's story of Russian emigres and the only survivor from ship crash Yanko Goorall and servant Amy Foster in the end of 19th century. When Yanko enters a farm sick and hungry after the shipwreck, everyone is afraid of him, except for Amy, who is very kind and helps him. Soon he becomes like a son for Dr. James Kennedy and romance between Yanko and Amy follows
The last king of Scotland (v.f.)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles Idi Amin's rise and fall. Amin's despotic reign of terror is viewed through the eyes of Nicholas Garrigan, a fictional Scottish doctor who arrives in Uganda in the early 1970s to serve as Amin's personal physician. His perspective as an outsider causes him to be initially impressed by Amin's calculated rise to power and he grows increasingly monstrous. A pointed examination of how independent Uganda (a British colony until 1962) became a breeding ground for Amin's genocidal tyranny
Goodbye Charlie Bright by Nick Love( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of teenagers on a rundown south London housing estate reach a crossroads in their lives
Heartbeat theatre( Recording )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kara deniz = Black Sea( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Languages
English (81)

German (2)

French (2)