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McWhorter, Richard

Works: 9 works in 32 publications in 4 languages and 978 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Television adaptations  Television programs  Television plays  History  Television comedies  Internet videos  Educational films 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PR2832, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Richard McWhorter
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in English and Multiple languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film version of William Shakespeare's comic look at male chauvinism and women's lib. When Petruchio (Burton), a poverty-stricken gentleman from Verona, seeks a rich wife in Padua, he winds up with Katharina (Taylor), a self-willed shrew. Their honeymoon is a major war of wit and invective. But when the newlyweds return to Padua, Petruchio wagers that his Kate is now the most obedient of wives. Kate helps Petruchio win his bet, but she shows she has found a better way to dominate her mate
Thoughts, notions and feelings : love poetry for the love of life, and the love of my life by Richard McWhorter( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christopher Marlowe's the tragical history of Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La mujer indomable( Visual )

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

Italia, siglo XVI. Petrucchio, un pobre pero obstinado caballero de Verona, va a Padua en busca de una esposa rica. Allí conoce a la temperamental, iracunda e intratable Catalina, que le impone todo tipo de condiciones para casarse con él. Cuando por fin accede, él se las arregla para convertir la luna de miel en una auténtica pesadilla con el fin de dominarla. Cuando la pareja vuelve a Padua, Catalina ayuda a Petrucchio a ganar una apuesta que demuestra que ella es la más obediente de las esposas
La mégère apprivoisée The taming of the shrew by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

2 editions published in 1967 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Un riche marchand de Padoue a deux filles à marier, mais l'aînée, Catharina, est une véritable mégère. Les prétendants affluent pour la cadette qui ne peut pourtant se marier avant sa soeur. L'un d'eux persuade un ami, Petruchio, gentilhomme ruiné de Vérone, de faire la cour à Catharina. Celle-ci se laisse difficilement gagner mais consent enfin au mariage. La cérémonie terminée, Petruchio entreprend de briser le caractère rebelle de sa femme
Dead men don't wear plaid by Carl Reiner( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Private eye Rigby Reardon is hired by a beautiful woman to investigate the mysterious death of her father--a wealthy scientist, philanthropist, and cheesemaker
Hiroshima mon amour = Hiroshima, my love by Alain Resnais( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

During the filming of an anti-war film in Japan, a French actress has a brief, intense affair with a Japanese architect. While sharing an intimate relationship, they also begin sharing the memories of a war experienced at opposite sides of the world
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Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.08 for Thoughts, ... to 0.97 for La mégèr ...)

Alternative Names
McWhorter, Dick