WorldCat Identities

Rintoul, David 1948-

Works: 355 works in 1,395 publications in 1 language and 20,496 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Bible television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Historical fiction  Romance television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, nar
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by David Rintoul
The ghost writer by Roman Polanski( Visual )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 1,626 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 1,453 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
Pride and prejudice by Elizabeth Garvie( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the lively, precocious and very eligible Bennet girls captures all the nuances of 19th century life among the English gentry, a society obsessed with profitable marriage contracts
Munich : a novel by Robert Harris( Recording )

24 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Legat is a rising star of the British diplomatic service, serving in 10 Downing Street as a private secretary to the Prime Minister, Neville Chamberlain. Rikard von Holz is on the staff of the German Foreign Office--and secretly a member of the anti-Hitler resistance. The two men were friends at Oxford in the 1920s, but have not been in contact since. Now, when Guy flies with Chamberlain from London to Munich, and Rikard travels on Hitler's train overnight from Berlin, their paths are set on a disastrous collision course
The golden egg : a Commissario Guido Brunetti mystery by Donna Leon( Recording )

20 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 702 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?
Dictator : a novel by Robert Harris( Recording )

13 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

23 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 496 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
Pride and prejudice, or, First impressions by Jane Austen( Visual )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amusing story of a young woman's adventures and misadventures in the society of the 19th century English gentry
A country road, a tree : a novel by Jo Baker( Recording )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When war breaks out in Europe in 1939, a young, unknown writer journeys from his home in neutral Ireland to conflict-ridden Paris and is drawn into the maelstrom. With him we experience the hardships yet stubborn vibrancy at the heart of Europe during the Nazis' rise to power; his friendships with James Joyce and other luminaries; his quietly passionate devotion to the Frenchwoman who will become his lifelong companion; his secret work for the French Resistance and narrow escapes from the Gestapo; his flight from occupied Paris to the countryside; and the rubble of his life after liberation. And through it all we are witness to workings of a uniquely brilliant mind struggling to create a language that will express his experience of this shattered world
An officer and a spy by Robert Harris( Recording )

25 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's Paris, 1895. A Jewish army officer, Alfred Dreyfus, has been convicted of treason and is imprisoned on Devil's Island; he has been publicly humiliated, bound in chains, banished to solitary confinement. But was he really a spy for Germany, or was his fate sealed because he was a Jew in an anti-Semitic time and place? Slowly, the petit bureaucrat Georges Picquart begins to suspect that Dreyfus, portrayed here mostly through heart-wrenching real-life letters he wrote from prison to his beloved family, has been scapegoated. As Picquart amasses more and more evidence about Dreyfus, he also must come to terms with some of his own behaviors and attitudes
Midsomer murders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. The made-to-measure murders: Barnaby and Jones investigate the murder of a widow on her way to confession as well as the death of her husband two years before. The sword of Guillaume: While visiting Brighton on business, DCI Barnaby partners with his cousin, Brighton's DCI John Barnaby, to investigate a local murder. Blood on the saddle: A dispute over property lines turns a Wild West show into a crime scene. The silent land: Barnaby and Jones investigate a librarian obsessed with the March Magna cemetery found dead on top of a grave
The fox by Frederick Forsyth( Recording )

9 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A massive cybercrime has been committed and firewalls thought to be impenetrable have been breached. All indications point to a team of cyber-experts in the employ of an American enemy, but who, and why? The culprit, it turns out, is an English teenager with no agenda, just a blisteringly brilliant mind
Doctor Finlay( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 268 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
Doctor Finlay( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post-war Tannochbrae, the Arden House medical team face disruptive changes in daily operations with the arrival of two partners in rapid succession and the addition of a young housekeeper
Doctor Finlay( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 234 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
Pulse by Julian Barnes( Recording )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 228 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
C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 221 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 )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 221 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 207 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 )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 206 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
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David Rintoul

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David Rintoul Scottish actor

Rintoul, David

Wilson, David.

Wilson, David 1948 November 29-

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