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Griffiths, Richard 1947-2013

Overview
Works: 204 works in 800 publications in 8 languages and 46,486 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Comedy films  History  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Commentator, Speaker, Creator, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Richard Griffiths
 
Most widely held works by Richard Griffiths
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K Rowling( Visual )

73 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 6,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Potter, an orphaned child that has spent the first ten years of his life living under the stairs of his aunt and uncle's house, is invited to join the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. He learns his destiny lies in the realm of magic and fantasy
Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets by Chris Columbus( Visual )

76 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 6,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finds young wizard Harry and his friends Ron and Hermoine facing new challenges during their second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry as they try to uncover a dark force that is terrorizing the school
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( Visual )

43 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 4,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry must confront soul-sucking dementors, outsmart a werewolf, and learn the truth about the escaped prisoner of Azkaban, Sirius Black
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by David Yates( Visual )

33 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lord Voldemort has returned, but the ministry of Magic is doing everything it can to keep the wizarding world from knowing the truth. They appoint Ministry official Dolores Umbridge as the new Defense Against the Dark Arts professor at Hogwarts. When Umbridge refuses to teach practical defensive magic, Ron and Hermione convince Harry to secretly train a select group of students for the wizarding war that lies ahead. A terrifying showdown between good and evil awaits"--Container
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by David Yates( Visual )

34 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1 begins as Harry, Ron and Hermione set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort's immortality and destruction--the Horcruxes. On their own, without the guidance of their professors or the protection of Professor Dumbledore, the three friends must now rely on one another more than ever. But there are Dark Forces in their midst that threaten to tear them apart. Harry's only hope is to find the Horcruxes before Voldemort finds him
Hugo by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, twelve-year-old Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric girl and the owner of a small toy booth in the train station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message all come together to change Hugo's life forever
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Hindi and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British
Bedtime stories by Walt Disney( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Skeeter Bronson babysits his sister's children, his imagination runs wild as he dreams up elaborate bedtime stories. Then ... magic happens. These night time fantasies become Skeeter's daytime realities, leading him on a real-life adventure in search of his own happy ending
Pirates of the Caribbean, on stranger tides by Johnny Depp( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of truth, betrayal, youth, demise, and mermaids! When Jack crosses paths with a woman from his past, he's not sure if it's love, or if she's a ruthless con artist using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. Forced aboard the ship of the most feared pirate ever, Jack doesn't know who to fear more, Blackbeard or the woman from his past
The history boys by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

33 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid 1980s in a grey and grim northern grammar school, a select number of very bright boys are desperately trying to pass the Oxbridge entrance exams. The story illustrates the bravado, humour and vulnerability of teenagers as they navigate their way to adulthood
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Visual )

39 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John Falstaff, knowing that Mrs. Ford and Mrs. Page control the money in their respective households, decides to seduce them, but they learn of his scheme and resolve to make a fool of him. A comic series of disguises and misadventures follows. This program views the Merry wives of Windsor as Shakespeare's attack on middle class propriety and hypocrisy. He challenges the belief that fidelity is mere lip service and a result of arranged, loveless marriages
Venus by Roger Michell( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maurice, a still-working actor whiles away his dwindling days playing bit parts (corpses, mostly) or at the local pub with a pair of equally frail footlights friends, drama queen Ian and taciturn Donald. Ian announces that his niece has sent her wayward daughter to stay with him. Jessie is a borderline hooligan, surly, self-centered, willful, and a prodigious drinker. Maurice looks at Jessie with unapologetic longing, appreciating things she can't see in herself, but also the idea of youth--specifically, womanly youth. Jessie appraises Maurice to see what she can get out of him, and they play at Henry Higgins tutoring Eliza Doolittle together. Both are prickly, independent egoists, and wherever they're going, neither is going quietly
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of an interminable court case spin three young people each searching for their place in the world. Their story moves fast, swirling through an incredible array of characters from passionate young lovers to ruthless lawyers, from an ice-cold aristocratic beauty to a shrewd relentless detective, until the final thrilling climax
The hollow crown by Simon Russell Beale( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hollow crown: "New adaptations of Shakespeare's tetralogy of history plays comprising the 'Henriad' for the BBC's 2012 Cultural Olympiad: King Richard II; King Henry IV, Part 1; King Henry IV, Part 2; King Henry V. The plays chronicle a continuous period in British history from the end of the 14th century to the aftermath of the Battle of Agincourt in 1415. Together, the plays comprise a story with recurring themes of power struggles, redemption, family conflict and betrayal."--IMDb
Withnail & I by Bruce Robinson( Visual )

54 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1969, depicts the lives of Withnail and Marwood, two poor, unemployed actors. When Marwood is offered the lead role in a play it strains their friendship and they decide to spend a weekend at the cottage of Withnail's Uncle Monte to relax. Things go horribly wrong however, and the rift between them grows
The world of Peter Rabbit and friends( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The escapades of these mischievous bunnies in Mr. McGregor's garden come to life. After feasting on the cuttings in Mr. McGregor's garden rubbish heap, the Flopsy Bunnies are overcome by the soporific effect of overgrown lettuces and stolen away by Mr. McGregor. Moppet, Mittens and Tom Kitten's attempt to keep clean and tidy for their mother's tea party, and Jemima Puddle-Duck encounters a foxy-whiskered gentleman
Guarding Tess by Hugh Wilson( Visual )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about a cantankerous former First Lady and her reluctant bodyguard
Pie in the sky( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After 25 years in the force, Detective Inspector Henry Crabbe has lost his appetite for the job. He plans to take early retirement and open his dream restaurant, Pie in the Sky. But his accountant wife, Margaret, doesn't think the numbers add up. And his boss, ACC Fisher needs him around to handle those delicate cases at which he excels. Although craving retirement, Crabbe discovers that crime solving can be just as hard to resist as his signature steak and kidney pie."--Container
The Naked gun 2 1/2 : the smell of fear( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Frank Drebin loves a mystery. Drebin tackles the big issues, and the biggest of all is how to stop devious Quentin Hapsburg's plan to destroy the environment
IT Service Management : a Guide for Foundation Exam Candidates by Ernest Brewster( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ITIL® and IT Service Management have been practised successfully around the world for more than 20 years. ITIL® is a framework for IT service management and provides best management practice to meet ISO 20k. This guide introduces ITIL both to Foundation Examination candidates and to people who require a practical understanding of ITIL
 
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Riçard Qriffits

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Ricardus Griffiths

Richard Griffiths acteur britannique

Richard Griffiths attore britannico

Richard Griffiths britischer Schauspieler

Richard Griffiths britisk skodespelar

Richard Griffiths britisk skuespiller

Richard Griffiths Brits acteur

Richard Griffiths britský herec

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Richard Griffiths brytyjski aktor

RICHARD T GRIFFITHS

Ρίτσαρντ Γκρίφιθς

Ричард Грифитс

Ричард Гриффитс

Річард Гриффітс

ריצ'רד גריפית'ס

ريتشارد جريفيثز

ريتشارد جريفيثز ممثل بريطاني

ریچارد گریفیتس بازیگر بریتانیایی

리처드 그리피스

リチャード・グリフィス

李查·葛瑞夫斯

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Harry Potter and the chamber of secretsHarry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanHarry Potter and the Order of the PhoenixGandhiBleak HouseWithnail & IThe world of Peter Rabbit and friendsThe Naked gun 2 1/2 : the smell of fearIT Service Management : a Guide for Foundation Exam Candidates