WorldCat Identities

Orme, Stuart

Works: 75 works in 172 publications in 2 languages and 8,208 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Television crime shows  Historical television programs  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television programs  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Director, Author
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Stuart Orme
Foyle's war( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Chief Superintendant Christopher Foyle is a police investigator in the British coastal community of Hastings. In the immediate aftermath of World War II, Foyle finds his longed-for retirement interrupted by cases involving international intrigue, military racism, and an accused traitor all too willing to go to the gallows
Foyle's war by Michael Kitchen( Visual )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the enormously popular mystery series returns, World War II is over, but the Cold War simmers in 1946 London. DCS Christopher Foyle has retired from police work when Britain's secret intelligence service compels him to join its ranks. Reunited with his former colleague, newlywed Sam Wainwright, Foyle faces new--but no less deadly--threats in the world of spies and counterintelligence
Foyle's war( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acclaimed detective series returns with three new mysteries set in the uncertain days at the beginning of the Cold War
Goodbye, Mr. Chips by Sam Wood( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Chipping is the new Latin master at an English boy's boarding school. The eccentric schoolmaster lives a full, rich life within the cloistered school, defined by his role as the intellectual shepherd of generations of young students. Then while traveling through the countryside on summer holiday, he unexpected falls in love. His new wife ignites his passion and brings him out of his shell. Spans over 50 years in the life of Mr. Chipping
Arthur & George( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1906, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, having lost his first wife, was overcome with grief; even Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson refused his call. It was only when his secretary, Woodie, presented him with an apparent real-life miscarriage of justice, that he could be roused to action. The case in question was that of George Edalji, a Parsee solicitor, who was imprisoned for writing obscene letters and killing livestock in Great Wyrley, Staffordshire. George needed Arthur's help to clear his name. However, as the twists and turns of the case unfold, Arthur himself questions George's innocence. It is only by finding the true culprit, that Arthur can finally put the case, and his grief, to rest; whilst simultaneously becoming influential in a major reform to the English judicial system." --
Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the dark days after Richard the Lionheart's return to England, the noble Saxon knight Wilfred of Ivanhoe battles factions loyal to the scheming Prince John. On his journeys, Ivanhoe meets fabled figures such a Robin Hood and the Black Knight, and discovers a romantic passion that will forever divide his heart
Jack Taylor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Self-destructive, pigheaded, and overfond of the bottle, Jack Taylor ... is a forty-something ex-cop trying to earn a living as a private detective in his native Galway. Taylor has burned a lot of bridges, but he still has a knack for uncovering ugly truths. In his new trade, Taylor finds evil at every turn: the serial murders of young female factory workers, a vicious vigilante group executing summary justice, and a sadistic nun dubbed "Lucifer" by her former charges"--Container
Jack Taylor( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Taylor is a former cop turned private investigator with little to show for his time in the Irish Guards. Few of his former colleagues have any regard for Taylor. The exception is his friend Garda Kate Noonan, though even she has to walk a fine line. Six months sober, Taylor takes on cases with the help of his young assistant, Cody, even while he worries about his elderly mother. Try as he might, the ex-cop from Galway finds that in his hometown, his past is always just a mistake away
Colditz by Michael Davies( Visual )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This films tells a remarkable story of the prisoners in the German POW camp called Colditz
The sculptress( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When journalist Rosalind Leigh starts to write a book about a woman found guilty of murdering her mother and sister, she becomes convinced that the woman is hiding something
Inspector Morse( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avril Steppings is permanently brain damaged after a minor operation. When the doctor who runs the clinic that treated Avril is murdered, Inspector Morse has an immediate suspect, Avril's father
Inspector Morse, absolute conviction collection set( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring criminals to justice
Robert A. Heinlein's the puppet masters by Stuart Orme( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of top-level government agents makes a chilling discovery: extraterrestrial beings have landed and are quickly taking control of the residents of a small midwestern town--manipulating their bodies and minds like puppets
William & Mary : the complete collection( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shawcross is looking for love, but few women are excited at the prospect of dating an undertaker. Wiliam sees Mary on a dating service video and is captivated - only she is too busy bringing babies into the world as a midwife to date someone whose job it is to see them out
Mobile( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police are baffled as cell phone users are being shot in the middle of their conversations and mobile phone towers are being blown-up throughout England. This four-part thriller reveals a terrorist plot with a ruthless millionaire in the middle of it
The heist( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who spent four years in prison for a crime he didn't commit wreaks havoc with the man who framed him and stole his girl
Foyle's war( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"June 1945. Tracking an escaped Russian POW at the behest of British intelligence, Foyle becomes involved in a murder investigation conducted by his former subordinate, DI Paul Milner. The situation threatens not only their already strained relationship, but also Foyle's life."--Container
Foyle's war( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1945. Foyle probes the mysterious motives of James Devereaux, a former POW and member of the British Free Corps, who refuses to defend himself against treason charges. Meanwhile, Milner investigates the murder of a young woman rooming with the Devereaux family's housekeeper"--Container
The brief( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Farmer is a clever criminal law barrister whose every day is a juggling act between surviving his messy personal life and pleading cases only he can win. In Series One, Henry faces international tensions over a complicated murder inquest and has his nerves strained to the limit by a day in three courtrooms at once. He also clashes with his hard-drinking estranged fther, suffers a disastrous visit from his son, and butts heads with his glamorous colleague Cleo Steyn
Waiting time( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A suspenseful tale of espionage and death unfolds in this post Cold War drama. Tracy Barnes and Joshua Mantle find themselves involved in a deadly game of cat and mouse with the infamous East German State Secret Police, The Stasi."
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Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe
The heist