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Griffiths, Richard 1947-2013

Overview
Works: 206 works in 859 publications in 9 languages and 47,784 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Children's films  History  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Creator, Speaker, Commentator, 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 goblet of fire by J. K Rowling( Visual )

80 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 6,573 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 )

84 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 6,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cars fly, trees fight back and a mysterious elf comes to warn Harry Potter at the start of the second year of his amazing journey into the world of wizardry. This year at Hogwarts, spiders talk, letters scold and Harry's own unsettling ability to speak to snakes turns his friends against him. From dueling clubs to rogue Bludgers, it's a year of adventure and danger when bloody writing on a wall announces: The Chamber of Secrets has been opened. To save Hogwarts will require all of Harry, Ron and Hermione's magical abilities and courage
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( Visual )

49 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 4,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry, Ron and Hermione, now teenagers, return for their third year at Hogwarts. There they are forced to face escaped prisoner Sirius Black, who poses a great threat to Harry. In addition to new experiences, Harry must overcome the threats of Dementors, outsmart a werewolf, and finally deal with the truth about Sirius and his relationship with his parents. Harry and friends master advanced magic classes, cross time barriers, and change the course of more than one life
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by David Yates( Visual )

36 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,384 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
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by Daniel Radcliffe( Visual )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Potter and the deathly hallows : part 1: Harry, Ron and Hermione set out to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort's power--the Horcruxes. On their own and on the run, the three must rely on one another more than ever ... but Dark Forces threaten to tear them apart
Hugo by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,610 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 )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Hindi and held by 1,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with Gandhi's tragic assassination at the hands of a Hindu radical and spiraling back to his life as a young attorney, the film leads us through the critical moments that eventually fashioned young Gandhi into the non-violent pillar of strength he later becomes -- with an indomitable resolve which led to India's independence from Great Britain
Bedtime stories by Walt Disney( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,758 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 1,593 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 merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Visual )

47 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,247 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
The history boys by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

37 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers around eight boisterous-yet-talented schoolboys hoping to gain admittance to England's most prestigious universities. They are aided on their quest by two teachers, a shrewd young upstart and an inspiring old eccentric, whose opposing philosophies challenge the boys to confront the true meaning of education and the relative values of happiness and success
Venus by Roger Michell( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,012 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 )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Dickens' literary masterpiece of a murder mystery and a love story is lavishly brought to the screen in this faithful adaptation. The icily beautiful Lady Dedlock faces the revelation of her dark past once the stereotypical portrayal of a ruthless lawyer, Mr. Tulkinghorn, catches wind of it. The background of Esther, an orphan, also comes to light after the murder of a strange man
The hollow crown by Simon Russell Beale( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From executive producer Sam Mendes (Skyfall, American Beauty) comes a stunning adaptation of four of Shakespeare's most celebrated historical plays: Richard II, Henry IV (Part 1 and Part 2), and Henry V. Academy Award winner Jeremy Irons (The Borgias), Tom Hiddleston (The Avengers), and Ben Whishaw (Skyfall) in his award-winning role as Richard II star in this epic tale of three kings and their battle for survival, and the rise and fall of a dynasty. - Container
Withnail & I by Bruce Robinson( Visual )

59 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 807 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 by Beatrix Potter( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 749 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
Stage beauty by Richard Eyre( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the 17th century stage, where Ned Kynaston's performance of Desdemona in Shakespeare's 'Othello' brings the house down nightly. Ned is the "most beautiful woman on the London stage". That is, until the King renounces the royal edict that only men can play women on stage. Enter Maria, Ned's seemingly loyal dresser, who becomes an instant star, leaving Ned to suppress his ardent feminine traits and make a man of himself
Guarding Tess by Hugh Wilson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 594 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
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 20 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

Ričards Grifitss angļu aktieris

Ricardus Griffiths

Richard Griffiths acteur britannique

Richard Griffiths actor britànic

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Richard Griffiths attore britannico

Richard Griffiths britischer Schauspieler

Richard Griffiths britisk skodespelar

Richard Griffiths britisk skuespiller

Richard Griffiths Brits acteur

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Richard Griffiths brytyjski aktor

RICHARD T GRIFFITHS

Ρίτσαρντ Γκρίφιθς

Ричард Грифитс

Ричард Гриффитс

Річард Гриффітс

ריצ'רד גריפית'ס

ריצ'רד גריפית'ס שחקן בריטי

ريتشارد جريفيثز

ريتشارد جريفيثز ممثل بريطاني

ریچارد گریفیتس بازیگر بریتانیایی

리처드 그리피스

リチャード・グリフィス

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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 friendsIT Service Management : a Guide for Foundation Exam Candidates