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Jacobi, Derek

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Gladiator by Russell Crowe( Visual )

94 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 4,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new Emperor, Commodus. He becomes a slave and then a gladiator, fighting in the Roman Colosseum in defiance of the Emperor
The King's Speech by Tom Hooper( Visual )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La véritable histoire du père de l'actuelle reine Elizabeth d'Angleterre qui deviendra, contraint et forcé, le roi George VI. Malgré son bégaiement, il parviendra, avec l'aide de sa femme et d'un thérapeute peu conventionnel, à vaincre son handicap et faire de son empire le premier rempart contre l'Allemagne nazie
Hamlet by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

53 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet, the Prince of Denmark, plots revenge on his uncle Claudius (the current king) for the murder of the Prince's father (the previous king, King Hamlet)
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

80 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
The Civil War by Ken Burns( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 2,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic documentary bringing life to America's most destructive, and defining, conflict. Here is the saga of celebrated generals and the ordinary soldiers. A heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one again
Cinderella by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

8 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrate the transformative power of kindness with Disney's Cinderella, a modern classic that shines with beauty, imagination...and magic! Despite being bullied by her stepmother (Cate Blanchett) and stepsisters, a spirited Ella (Lily James) refuses to despair or retaliate, choosing instead to honour her mother's last words: "Have courage and be kind". Then one day, she meets a remarkable, like-minded man in the woods and she resolves to take charge of her fate in hopes of seeing him again. Add a royal ball, a Fairy Godmother (Helena Bonham Carter) and an enchanted glass slipper and suddenly-magic becomes reality! Cinderella will captivate your whole family forever after
Gosford Park by Robert Altman( Visual )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama set at the country estate of Sir William McCordle in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guests and downstairs servants at a hunting party weekend when one of the group is murdered
Hereafter by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

19 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film peers at an intriguing question--is there an afterlife?--through the lens of George, Marie, and Marcus, who are each tortured in different ways by the thought of life after death. George Lonegan is psychic. It was once his career: he was "the man who can speak to the dead," with a high-traffic website, and a popular biography. But he fled that life, unable to cope with the emotional burden of his abilities. Marie Lelay is a French TV presenter coping with the intense emotions brought on by a near death experience in the 2004 tsunami in Thailand. She's written a book on the subject, which was greeted with derision by her colleagues. Marcus and Jason live in a London council estate, covering for their mother, who's a hopeless junkie. When Jason meets a sudden and tragic end, Marcus is set hopelessly adrift, and begins obsessively researching psychics and seers who can help him contact Jason on the other side
The voyage of the Dawn Treader by C. S Lewis( Recording )

31 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lucy and Edmund Pensive, along with their cousin Eustace, are swallowed into a painting and transported back to Narnia, they join King Caspian and a noble mouse named Reepicheep aboard the magnificent ship The Dawn Treader. The courageous voyagers travel to mysterious islands, confront mystical creatures, and reunite with the Great Lion Aslan on a mission that will determine the fate of Narnia itself.--
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

60 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and Henry Bolingboke (later Henry IV)
The golden compass by Zi Wei( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization
My Week with Marilyn by Simon Curtis( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer of 1956, 23-year-old Colin Clark, determined to make his way in the film business, worked as a lowly assistant on the set of The Prince and the Showgirl, the film that famously united Sir Laurence Olivier and Marilyn Monroe. When his diary account was published, one week was missing. This is the story of that week: an idyll in which he escorted a Monroe desperate to get away from Hollywood hangers-on and the pressures of work
Nanny McPhee by P. J Hogan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nanny McPhee can tame even the most unruly children with a tap of her magic walking stick. Her latest challenge is the bratty brood of a recent widower, Mr. Brown. He is under pressure to find a new wife or lose his much-needed allowance from wealthy Aunt Adelaide. His love for scullery maid Evangeline remains unspoken as he wincingly woos the eagerly merry widow Mrs. Quickly; but Brown's raucous rugrats have a plan to make things right, especially after they've come under the benevolent influence of Nanny McPhee, whose peculiar brand of discipline works wonders for everyone involved
The Secret of NIMH by Robert O'Brien( Visual )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 1,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of the timid mouse who becomes a heroine in spite of herself
I, Claudius by Herbert Wise( Visual )

24 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Robert Graves' version of the times of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Claudius told through the dying Claudius as he sets down the history of his family
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

96 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death. His mother is all too dangerously entangled in that treachery. This film portrays Shakespeare's immortal tale of high adventure and evil deeds
Anonymous by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Was Shakespeare a fraud? Who really wrote about cloak-and-dagger political intrigue, illicit romances in the Royal Court, and the schemes of greedy nobles hungry for the power of the throne? Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I, and the Essex Rebellion against her, intrigue and suspense advance the theory that it was really Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford, who penned Shakespeare's plays
Cadfael by Ellis Peters( Visual )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brother Cadfael investigates the disappearance of Baron Huon de Domville who mysteriously rides off alone into the night on the eve of his wedding and is never seen alive again
Dead again by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

26 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Church, an L.A. gumshoe with a knack for wisecracks and tracing missing persons, doesn't have a clue when he's hired to help a beautiful amnesia victim tormented by nightmares. Then an ecentric antiques dealer and hypnotist leads Church to believe the source of the nightmares may lie in a past-life connection to Margaret Strauss, a world-famous pianist allegedly murdered by her composer husband in 1948
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( Visual )

17 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Danish prince avenges the murder of his father, the king, by killing his uncle Claudius who murdered the king, usurped the throne, and married Hamlet's mother, Gertrude. Hamlet, considered the most complex of all Shakespeare's characters, examines the fundamental issues of justice, guilt, and death
 
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Alternative Names
Derek George Jacobi

Derek Jacobi acteur britannique

Derek Jacobi aktor brytyjski

Derek Jacobi attore inglese

Derek Jacobi britischer Schauspieler

Derek Jacobi Brits acteur

Derek Jacobi English actor and film director

Jacobi, Derek 1938- Sir

Jacobi, Derek George.

Jacobi, Derek George 1938-

Jacobi, Derek, Sir, 1938-

SIR DEREK ICM JACOBI

Ντέρεκ Τζέικομπι

Дерек Джейкоби английский актёр и кинорежиссёр

Джейкоби, Дерек

Դերեք Ջեյքոբի

דרק ג'קובי

درک جاکوبی

ديريك جاكوبي

데릭 재커비

デレク・ジャコビ

德雷克·雅可比

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HamletHenry VThe Civil WarHereafterThe voyage of the Dawn TreaderNanny McPheeI, Claudius