WorldCat Identities

Rintoul, David 1948-

Works: 256 works in 1,111 publications in 2 languages and 18,805 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Television mini-series  Bible television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Religious television programs  Historical fiction  Television programs  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by David Rintoul
The ghost writer by Roman Polanski( Visual )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a gifted ghostwriter is hired to write the memoirs of former British Prime Minister Adam Lang, he quickly finds himself trapped in a web of political and sexual intrigue. Lang is implicated in a scandal over his administration's harsh tactics, and as the ghostwriter digs into the politician's past, he discovers secrets that threaten to jeopardize international relations forever
The Bible : the epic miniseries( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program is an adaptation of the Bible stories which changed our world. Each story endeavors to stay true to the spirit of the book
The golden egg : a Commissario Guido Brunetti mystery by Donna Leon( Recording )

15 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mentally handicapped man who worked at Brunetti's dry cleaners has just died of an overdose, and Brunetti's wife Paola loathes the idea that he lived and died without anyone noticing or helping him. To please his wife, Brunetti investigates the death, and is surprised to find nothing on the man: no birth certificate, no passport, nothing. As secrets unravel, Brunetti suspects an aristocratic family might be connected. But why would anyone want this sweet, simple-minded man dead?
Doctor Finlay( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post-war Tannochbrae, the idealistic Dr. John Finlay confronts diseases without antibiotics and copes with the personal medical crises of families in a Scottish town. One of the most popular series ever to air on British television
Dictator : a novel by Robert Harris( Recording )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political thriller based in the time of the Roman Empire
The boggart by Susan Cooper( Recording )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning home to Toronto, Canada, after visiting the Scottish castle inherited by her family, twelve-year-old Emily finds that she has accidentally brought back with her a boggart, an invisible and mischievous spirit with a fondness for practical jokes
A country road, a tree : a novel by Jo Baker( Recording )

8 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When war breaks out in Europe in 1939 Samuel Beckett, a young, unknown writer, journeys from his home in neutral Ireland to conflict-ridden Paris and is drawn into the maelstrom. He experiences the hardships yet stubborn vibrancy at the heart of Europe during the Nazis' rise to power; friendships with James Joyce and other luminaries; a quietly passionate devotion to the Frenchwoman who will become his lifelong companion; secret work for the French Resistance and narrow escapes from the Gestapo; from occupied Paris to the countryside; and the rubble of life after liberation. And through it all a uniquely brilliant mind struggles to create a language that will express his experience of this shattered world
Midsomer murders by Caroline Graham( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets. In the orchid-mad village of Midsomer Malham, Barnaby and Scott must discover who would kill to own an extremely rare specimen
An officer and a spy by Robert Harris( Recording )

17 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, winter 1895. Georges Picquart, recently promoted head of the agency that helped convict Dreyfus of treason. Picquart believes in Dreyfus's guilt, even after he witnesses the man's protestations of innocence. But gradually Picquart comes to suspect that a spy remains at large in the military. With evidence mounting, pointing to deceit at the highest levels of government, Picquart has nowhere to turn and is compelled to question his most deeply held beliefs about his country and himself
Pulse by Julian Barnes( Recording )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Barnes presents a collection of short stories featuring characters who are driven by success and loss. In East Wind, a divorced estate agent is happily in love with a European waitress, but nonetheless decides to investigate her enigmatic past. In Marriage Lines, a widower travels to a secluded Scottish island to relive his happiest memory. After a falling out, a couple reconciles over flowers in Gardener's World. And in The Limner, a deaf painter discovers his patron's true likeness
Doctor Finlay( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five years have now passed since the end of the war and the Arden House medical team function with well-practiced efficiency. The free National Health Service keeps the team busy, kindly administering to the residents of Tannochbrae, who, for the most part, have gradually come to trust their doctors and follow their advice. Even so, as the post-war era unfolds, Dr. Finlay, Dr. Cameron and Dr. Napier face many soul-searching ethical dilemmas in cases that involve child abandonment, addiction, bigotry and infidelity, while struggling to cope with the demanding moral challenges of their own personal lives
C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joining the British Royal Navy at the outset of the Napoleonic Wars, the enterprising Horatio Hornblower rises quickly from raw recruit to seasoned sailor, charting a course from the West Indies to the coast of Africa in the name of the Crown. Along the way he encounters roiling sea battles, mutiny, plague, and love, but always proves himself equal to the task
Black seconds by Karin Fossum( Recording )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ida Joner gets on her brand-new bike and sets off to buy sweets. A good-natured, happy girl, she is looking forward to her tenth birthday. Thirty-five minutes after Ida should have come home, Helga Joner, her mother, starts to worry. She phones the shop and various friends, but no one has seen her daughter. As the family goes out looking for Ida, Helga's worst nightmare becomes reality, and they contact the police. Hundreds of volunteers comb the neighbourhood, but there are no traces of Ida or her bike. As the relatives reach breaking point and the media frenzy begins, Inspector Sejer is calm and reassuring. But he finds the case puzzling
The Boggart and the monster by Susan Cooper( Recording )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to The Boggart, the invisible and mischievous spirit living in the Scottish Castle Keep sets out to help save Nessie the Loch Ness Monster, one of its few remaining cousins
Don't look back by Karin Fossum( Recording )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the foot of the Kollen mountain lies a small village where the children play unafraid in the streets. But the tranquility is about to be irrecoverably shattered by a most sinister crime when a young woman's naked body is found by the lake. Inspector Sejer - smart, tough and enigmatic - is called in to investigate. Only he can uncover the dark secrets of this quiet community, hidden by deep family ties
The caller by Karin Fossum( Recording )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Lily discovers her baby bathed in blood but unharmed, Inspector Sejer is called to investigate this sinister prank
Found wanting by Robert Goddard( Recording )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Eusden is on his way to work in London one unremarkable winter morning when he is intercepted by his ex-wife, Gemma. She has sad news his old friend, her other ex-husband, Marty Hewitson, is dying. He needs a favour done for him--now, today, at once. Eusden reluctantly agrees, but it turns into a race for life, his and Marty's, across Europe and into the Nordic heart of a mystery that somehow connects Marty's long dead grandfather, an Isle of Wight police officer, with the tragic fate of the Russian Royal Family
The Jane Austen collection by Jane Austen( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sense and sensibility: The story of two sisters attempting to find happiness in the tightly structured society of 18th century England
Millennium people by J. G Ballard( Recording )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Markham is a psychologist who is searching for the truth behind a bomb that exploded on a Heathrow baggage carousel, killing his ex-wife
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Alternative Names
David Rintoul Brits acteur

David Rintoul Scottish actor

Wilson, David.

Wilson, David 1948 November 29-

Дэвид Ринтул шотландский актёр

דייוויד רינטול שחקן סקוטי

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English (186)

Italian (1)

PulseThe Boggart and the monster