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Parker, Oliver

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Most widely held works by Oliver Parker
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

79 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startled to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Venice during 1570, Desdemona, daughter of a powerful nobleman, elopes with Othello, a proud Moor celebrated as the city's most awesome warrior. Iago, who has served alongside Othello for a decade, is angered when the general chooses another lieutenant, Cassio, as his second in command. In retribution, Iago sabotages Cassio's promotion and convinces Othello that the handsome officer is cuckolding him. Othello writhes under the tortures Iago has created, and in a fit of jealousy smothers Desdemona, who caresses her beloved husband as she dies
Dorian Gray by Oliver Parker( Visual )

56 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Upon arriving in London the young and powerful Dorian Gray becomes drawn into a would of debauchery and decadence y Lord Henry Wotton. Desperate to preserve the beauty captured in his portrait, Dorian trades his soul for eternal youth, leading him down a path of wickedness and murder in order to protect his horrifying secret"--Container
Johnny English reborn by Peter Howitt( Visual )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In his latest mission, Johnny English must stop a group of international assassins before they eliminate a world leader and cause global chaos. With just one shot at redemption, he will use (or misuse) the latest high-tech gadgets and every trick in his playbook to protect us all"--Container
St. Trinian's by Oliver Parker( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"St. Trinian's, the infamous school for 'young ladies', is in trouble. Despite being an old flame of its headmistress the new Education Minister is shaking things up and the school is facing financial ruin. But the students of St. Trinian's aren't going to give up without a fight. After all, they excel at chaos and attitude not chemistry and algebra... and that's exactly what it's going to take to beat the authorities before they close down their beloved school for good."--Case slick
An ideal husband by Oliver Parker( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Robert is a respected politician with a beautiful wife and adoring sister, but when an old acquaintance threatens to reveal a dark secret from his past, only his womanizing best friend is scheming and dishonest enough to come to his aid
Fade to black( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a failed marriage and career, Orson Welles travels to Italy, where he is swept up in intrigue, deceit, and romance when he falls for a woman whose stepfather is murdered
I really hate my job( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neve Campbell stars as a waitress in this comedy about five women working dead-end jobs in a London restaurant while they nurture their alter identities as a writer, an artist, an actor, a lover and a revolutionary. But before they can realize their dreams, they have to make it through the next shift
Maria Aitken on acting in high comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a question and answer format; with examples from Coward, Wilde, Sheridan, and Congreve; Aitken shows how to add spark to comedy readings
Johnny English Johnny English reborn( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny English reborn: In his latest mission, Johnny English must stop a group of international assassins before they eliminate a world leader and cause global chaos. With just one shot at redemption, he will use (or misuse) the latest high-tech gadgets and every trick in his playbook to protect us all
L'Importance d'être constant by Oliver Parker( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in French and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Satire de la belle société britannique de la fin du XIXe siècle sous forme de badinage amoureux... Une mise en scène académique mais des dialogues étincelants
The ABC murders by Agatha Christie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agatha Christie's legendary Poirot employs his deductive powers, attention to detail, and subtle wit and charm in three mysteries
St. Trinian's 2 the legend of Fritton's gold by Oliver Parker( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the antics of students and teachers as they try to save their English boarding school from closing
Oscar Wilde's Ernst sein ist alles alle lieben Ernst - wer auch immer er sein mag( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Undetermined and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St Trinian's 2 - The legend of Fritton's gold( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to the 2007 film based on the 1950s/60s comedies set in a girls' boarding school. This time around, the mischief-making girls of St Trinian's are on the hunt for buried treasure after discovering that their headmistress Miss Fritton (Rupert Everett) is the descendant of a famous pirate. The film co-stars Gemma Arterton, Colin Firth, Jodie Whittaker, David Tennant, Tamsin Egerton and Russell Brand, among others
Die Girls von St. Trinian diese Schule rockt( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Komödie nach einer Cartoon-Serie um ein Internat voller aufmüpfiger Mädels
The diary of Samuel Pepys by Samuel Pepys( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Radio 4 dramatisation of the diary of Samuel Pepys, covering the nine years (1660-69) during which the author kept his diary. It describes Pepys' social and domestic life, the plague of 1665, and London's great fire of 1666
Othello : a screenplay by Oliver Parker( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny English le retour by Oliver Parker( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in French and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny English : la rinascita( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Undetermined and Multiple languages and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autoesiliatosi in un monastero shaolin in seguito al fallimento di un'importante missione di sicurezza internazionale Johnny English è richiamato d'urgenza dall'MI5 perchè, malgrado la nomea che si è fatto e l'antipatia dei suoi colleghi, è l'unico in grado di sventare l'attentato previsto contro il primo ministro cinese (Mymovies)
 
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Oliver Parker britischer Regisseur, Drehbuchautor, Produzent und Schauspieler

Oliver Parker Brits scenarioschrijver

Oliver Parker regista e sceneggiatore inglese

Оливер Паркер британский кинорежиссёр и сценарист

Паркер, Оливер

الیور پارکر فیلمنامه‌نویس و تهیه‌کننده بریتانیایی

올리버 파커

파커, 올리버 1960-

奥利弗·帕克

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St. Trinian'sMaria Aitken on acting in high comedy