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Lawson, Denis

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Most widely held works by Denis Lawson
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( Visual )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,551 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
Local hero by Bill Forsyth( Visual )

69 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about the interaction between Americans representing a Texas oil company and the inhabitants of a small village in Scotland
Victoria by Jenna Coleman( Visual )

4 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early life of Queen Victoria, from her ascension to the throne at the tender age of 18 to her courtship and marriage to Prince Albert
Parade's end by Susanna White( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set over a tumultuous ten-year period in the early 20th century, this five-hour miniseries tells the story of an honorable Englishman coping with his growing disillusion at the end of a privileged era and the beginning of a new, egalitarian society. As the comfortable certainties of Edwardian England begin to give way to the chaos and destruction of WWI, nobleman Christopher Tietjens puts principles first by marrying Sylvia, a pretty, manipulative socialite who gives birth to a child who may not be his. Christopher endures his new wife's whims and overt indiscretions, foreseeing a cold future with Sylvia at his family's palatial estate, Groby Hall. He finds himself inexorably drawn to a young suffragette, Valentine Wannop, but refuses to give in to their mutual passion or end his marriage with Sylvia, who is alternately infuriated and infatuated by her incorruptible husband. The onset of war, combined with the advent of feminism at home, ushers in far-reaching changes for the English status quo, gradually eroding the constraints that have kept Christopher tethered to his aristocratic past
Perfect sense by David Mackenzie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan is a scientist whose research has caused her to neglect virtually everything else in her life, including love. That is until she meets Michael, a talented chef, and suddenly everything starts to change, not just in Susan's life, but in the entire world. While Susan and Michael are experiencing new and unforeseen depths of feeling, all around the globe a new epidemic is causing people to lose their sensory perceptions
Agatha Christie Marple( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. Towards zero: Eyebrows arch when the dashing Wimbledon tennis star Nevile Strange arrives with his attractive new wife, even though the first wife is also attending. Miss Marple observes the tightly wound group as they holiday by the sea, sensing the sexual tensions and unresolved jealousies that lead to murder. Nemesis: Miss Marple receives a request from an old friend, the recently deceased Mr. Rafiel, to investigate a possible crime. The only direction he leaves her is to look for clues on a mystery bus tour. At Bertram's Hotel: Revisiting a glamorous London hotel that she remembers fondly from her girlhood, Miss Marple finds that nothing has changed, including the atmosphere of danger beneath its highly polished veneer. Ordeal by Innocence: Miss Marple is invited to a wedding of her former housemaid Gwenda, and her fiancé Leo Argyle. Leo's grown children and family are still reeling from the murder of their mother and the execution of their brother Jacko for the crime. A stranger arrives who exonerates Jacko, leading all to realize that the real murderer is still in their midst
New tricks by Alun Armstrong( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The veteran detectives of the Unsolved Crime and Open Case Squad (UCOS) continue to solve cold cases, now with a new boss, DCI Sasha Miller
New tricks( Visual )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful DCI Sasha Miller leads a team of detectives called out of retirement to solve cold cases in this long-running British series. Season Twelve sees the departure of the last-remaining original member of the Unsolved Crime and Open Case Squad, Gerry Standing, who is replaced by old-school ex-copper Ted Case. This series is packed full of the mystery, drama and trademark humor the fans know and love
The genius of design by Tim Kirby( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The series tells the story of design from the Industrial Revolution through 20s modernism, the impact of war and freedoms of a post-war world, the swinging 60s, the designer 80s and up to the present day
Star wars, episode VI: Return of the Jedi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the rebel leaders map their strategy for an attack on the Emperor's new Death Star, Han Solo remains frozen and imprisoned in the desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, who is also keeping Princess Leia as a slave. Meanwhile, Luke Skywalker, now a master of The Force, rescues his friends but cannot become a true Jedi Knight until he wages his own crucial battle against his evil father, Darth Vader, who has sworn to win him over to the Dark Side
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the rebel leaders map their strategy for an attack on the Emperor's new Death Star, Han Solo remains frozen and imprisoned in the desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, who is also keeping Princess Leia as a slave. Meanwhile, Luke Skywalker, now a master of The Force, rescues his friends but cannot become a true Jedi Knight until he wages his own crucial battle against his evil father, Darth Vader, who has sworn to win him over to the Dark Side
The machine by Caradog James( Visual )

20 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two artificial intelligence engineers come together as they work to create the first ever self-aware artificial intelligence. A veteran AI engineer secretly hopes to develop technology to help his diseased daughter, even if it means funding comes from the powerful Ministry of Defense. Things go wrong when the MOD takes over and advances the researchers, work to the next level, teaching the AI to kill and follow MOD instructions with its new and nearly indestructible body
Jekyll by Douglas Mackinnon( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new Dr. Jekyll has an old problem: Mr. Hyde. But they have a deal, a body share, and an impossible life is somehow lived. What Hyde doesn't know is that Jekyll is married. There's a wife and two children that Dr. Jekyll will do anything to protect from his dark side. What neither of them know is an ancient organization is monitoring their every move, and a plan over a century in the making is coming to fruition. The return of Dr. Jekyll is no accident
C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joining the British Royal Navy at the outset of the Napoleonic Wars, the enterprising Horatio Hornblower rises quickly from raw recruit to seasoned sailor, charting a course from the West Indies to the coast of Africa in the name of the Crown. Along the way he encounters roiling sea battles, mutiny, plague, and love, but always proves himself equal to the task
Star wars by Timothy Zahn( Recording )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set five years after Return of the Jedi, this first installment in a trilogy depicts an attack on the Republic and an attempted kidnapping of Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia at the hands of Grand Admiral Thrawn, ex-warlord of the empire, and his rogue Jedi knight
Criminal justice( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the second series, woman is charged with stabbing her barrister husband as he lay in bed. The officials investigating the case are in no doubt as to her guilt, though her motives are called into question. As she passes through the British legal system under constant scrutiny, the terrible consequences of her actions become clear
The ambassador( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

England's ambassador to Ireland finds herself in the midst of corruption, scandal and crime
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1860s Venice, a young Venetian borrows money from a Jew who gives him the money on the security of one pound of flesh. Upon default the Jew insists on payment of his bond and the young Venetian is rescued by the heroine disguised as a male lawyer
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and the robots R2D2 and C3PO work together to rescue her and restore justice to the Empire
The actor and the camera by Denis Lawson( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on his lifetime career in front of the camera (and sometimes behind it), Denis Lawson offers a wonderfully accessible introduction to acting for film and TV. For the young actor hoping to break into the industry--whether in a drama series, soap or sitcom--this book is the ultimate insider’s guide. The author takes us on a guided tour of the film or TV set from day one. We meet the various members of the crew, from the director of photography to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd ADs, and learn what each of them does--and how to get the most from them in your work as an actor. Then comes the actual business of shooting the scenes, beginning with read-throughs and rehearsals (if there are any), on to hitting your mark and getting your eye-line right, and finishing with the actor’s involvement in post-production. Throughout, Lawson takes the actor’s point of view, offering encouragement and enlightenment, as well as being refreshingly candid about some of the more inane procedures. Above all, he offers a magnificent array of tips and inside knowledge for coping with what can be a daunting experience for a hopeful young actor
 
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Bleak House
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Alternative Names
Denis Lawson acteur britannique

Denis Lawson actor britànic

Denis Lawson actor británico

Denis Lawson attore scozzese

Denis Lawson Schotse acteur en theater performers

Denis Lawson schottischer Schauspieler und Theaterdarsteller

Lawson, Dennis

Lawson, Dennis 1947-

Ντένις Λόσον

Дэнис Лосон

דניס לוסון שחקן בריטי

دنیس لاسن بازیگر اسکاتلندی

دينيس لوسون ممثل بريطاني

데니스 로슨

デニス・ローソン

Languages
English (165)

German (13)

Spanish (2)