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Hardwicke, Edward

Works: 414 works in 774 publications in 3 languages and 13,186 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Detective and mystery television programs  Television mini-series  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Singer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Edward Hardwicke
Most widely held works by Edward Hardwicke
Oliver Twist by David Lean( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slightly darker version of the classic Charles Dickens tale. After living in poor conditions, Oliver runs away to the streets of London. There he meets a gang of pickpockets and soon Oliver's life is changed forever
Elizabeth : the Golden Age by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

England, 1554. Henry VIII is dead. The country is divided, Catholic against Protestant. Henry's eldest daughter Mary, a fervent Catholic, is Queen. She is childless. The Catholics' greatest fear is the succession of Mary's Protestant half-sister, Elizabeth. After Mary's death, Elizabeth ascends to the throne, thrust into an edgy world of political and religious flux she struggles to protect her power, life, and independence as the court boils with intrigue and conspiracy. Elizabeth begins her reign in a land divided by bloody turmoil, and becomes a cunning strategist, weighing the counsel of her mysterious advisors, thwarting her devious rivals, and denying her own desires for the good of her country
Shadowlands by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romance develops between bachelor, scholar, and author C.S. Lewis and a divorced American poet, Joy Gresham. Eventually through her illness they discover their love for one another and marry. After her death, Lewis adopts her son, Douglas
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desdemona defies her father to marry the Moor of Venice, the mighty warrior, Othello. Iago is determined to bring about the downfall of Othello's new favorite, Cassio, and destroy Othello in the process, by casting aspersions on Othello's new bride
The hound of the Baskervilles by Terence Fisher( Visual )

17 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1600s, Sir Hugo Baskerville murdered a peasant girl who refused his advances. Shortly thereafter, Sir Hugo was found dead, viciously murdered by a terrifying hound from hell. Since that fateful night, every Baskerville heir has suffered the same grisly fate.Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are engaged to see that the same thing does not happen to latest Baskerville, Sir Henry. Can Holmes protect Sir Henry and in the process break the howling curse that is The Hound of the Baskervilles
Sherlock Holmes : 3 tales of avarice by Arthur Conan Doyle( Recording )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1st story Holmes solves a mystery of a kidnapped young lord. In the 2nd, he catches one of London's most daring criminals while investigating the strange business of the Red-Headed League. In the 3rd, an unusual sequence of events leads Holmes to discover the precious blue carbuncle of the Countess of Morcar
The scarlet letter by Wim Wenders( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and Polish and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sexy Demi Moore heats up this powerfully sensual story of illicit love! In a time when adultery is punishable by death, Hester Prynne (Moore) becomes involved in a risky and scandalous affair with her town's handsome minister (Gary Oldman). But when their secret passion results in a child, Hester is confronted with the town's overwhelming scorn ... and is condemned to forever wear the scarlet letter "A" as a public brand of shame! A highly provocative retelling of the classic tale of forbidden love, The Scarlet Letter combines a sizzling story with exciting stars and delivers must-see entertainment!
Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

29 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The noble Titus returns victorious to Rome bringing Tamora, Queen of the Goths as his captive. When one of Tamora's sons is condemned to die, she vows revenge and, aided by the villainous Aaron, she exacts a terrible retribution, inaugurating a grim cycle of rape, murder and cannibalism
The memoirs of Sherlock Holmes : DVD collection( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The three gables": A woman calls for an investigation after she is offered a lot of money to sell her estate. "The dying detective": A woman is convinced that her cousin is putting her family in jeopardy. "The golden pince-nez": Scotland Yard is troubled with a murder investigation and no promising leads. "The red circle": Holmes and Watson are called upon by the landlady of a rooming house who is afraid one of her tenants is up to no good. "The mazarin stone": Watson strikes out on his own as he searches for a young man who has been sending strange messages to two sisters. "The cardboard box": a trio of sisters get into a fight that leads to murder
The Ruth Rendell mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This six tales of suspense examines the jealous, betrayals, and resentments that lead to tragedy
The Sherlock Holmes feature film collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holmes and Dr. Watson must use all their cunning and detective skills in some risky operations to foil the criminal element in each of these 5 mysteries
The eligible bachelor by Peter Hammond( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of a story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The most eligible bachelor in London, Lord St. Simon, has just married a wealthy American woman. The young couple's wedding day turns to tragedy when an unwelcome guest arrives at the wedding breakfast and the bride disappears. Sherlock Holmes is plagued with terrible nightmares, which cause him to regard the plight of Lord St. Simon with contempt. Will Holmes take the case?
The last vampyre by Tim Sullivan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holmes and Watson battle a direct descendant of the St. Clair family, burned as a suspected vampyre 100 years before
The return of Sherlock Holmes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes, the world's most famous detective, and his trusted companion Dr. Watson pursue and solve mysteries in a variety of locations throughout England
The casebook of Sherlock Holmes : DVD collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the original stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, this set features six tales of mystery, deduction, and suspense. Join the famous sleuth and the good doctor on yet another round of adventures
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930's Britain, in the wake of a bloody civil war, the younger brother of the new King sets in motion a monstrous scheme to claim the throne for himself. Updated version of Shakespeare's tale
Sherlock Holmes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes is known as the greatest detective who never lived. All the classic tales are here, as the great detective and his faithful companion, Dr. Watson, tangle with the terrifying hound of the Baskervilles, the beautiful adventuress Irene Adler, and the dastardly villains Colonel Sebastian Moran, Charles Augustus Milverton, and the Napoleon of crime himself, Professor James Moriarty
Oppenheimer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This miniseries opens in Berkeley, California in 1938, where pampered, tenured professors, safe on the shores of peaceful America, dabble in radical politics as the world heads inevitably towards war. J. Robert Oppenheimer is such a one. Two events--one personal, one scientific--combine to change Oppy's life forever and catapult him from a moderately successful theoretician to a world famous figure. First, news of successful fission experiments in Europe spurs him to pursue a role in the government's efforts to develop an atomic bomb. Second, new wife Kitty is pushing him to advance his career during the coming war years. Oppenheimer wanted to be both a radical and a member of the establishment; was paradoxically both a tortured socialist and a hardened realist. He appreciated the opportunity the military gave him to develop a project he would never have realized in his university career, despite believing that scientists aren't the only ones to pass moral judgments on the results of their experiments. Moreover, although some of the more unsavory aspects of Oppenheimer's career seem to have been deliberately elided, on balance, the portrayal of Oppenheimer is dramatically inclusive, and avoids the pitfalls of portraying him as a tragically heroic figure. After being shown in Britain in 1980, Oppenheimer aired in the US on PBS's American Playhouse in 1982
Sherlock Holmes( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For years a blackmailer has been preying on the weaknesses of others throughout London. When Holmes hears of the utter misery this mystery man is creating, he adopts a campaign to thwart his evil scheming. The campaign astonishes Dr. Watson by its strangness and finds that Holmes is falling in love
Classic detective stories by James Butler( Recording )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Hardwicke retells five of the greatest mind-boggling, gumshoe mysteries ever. This collection includes Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, famed author of the Sherlock Holmes mysteries
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Alternative Names
Eduardus Hardwicke

Edward Hardwicke acteur britannique

Edward Hardwicke attore britannico

Edward Hardwicke britischer Schauspieler

Edward Hardwicke britisk skodespelar

Edward Hardwicke britisk skuespiller

Edward Hardwicke Britse acteur

Edward Hardwicke brittisk skådespelare

Edward Hardwicke English actor

Hardwick, Edward.

Hardwick, Edward 1932-2011

Hardwicle, Edward 1932-2011

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English (145)

Italian (2)

Polish (1)

The hound of the BaskervillesSherlock Holmes : 3 tales of avariceThe last vampyreClassic detective stories