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Orme, Stuart

Overview
Works: 298 works in 580 publications in 2 languages and 12,927 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television series  Detective and mystery television programs  Television crime shows  Television adaptations  Historical television programs  History  Television programs  Film adaptations  Television comedies 
Roles: Director, tld, Author, Performer, fmd, Other, Film editor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stuart Orme
Foyle's war( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 936 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 )

11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 857 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 by Michael Kitchen( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 802 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
Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's classic tale set in England in the Middle Ages. The story follows one brave knight's attempt to restore Richard The Lion-Hearted to the throne stolen by his evil brother, Prince John. The action is full scale and vigorous, boasting some of the most spectacular fighting sequences ever filmed with authentic jousting scenes
Doc Martin by Martin Clunes( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a London surgeon develops an aversion to blood, he leaves the city to become the doctor for a rural fishing village
Inspector Lewis( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oxford's Inspector Robert Lewis, protégé of the legendary Inspector Morse, works with his brilliant, but brooding partner, Detective Sergeant James Hathaway. The two try to find a link between a murder in Oxford's Bodleian Library; a burglary gone wrong leads from underground amateur boxing to the now-defunct East German Secret Police; the suicide of Hathaway's old friend test his relationship with Lewis; a case of rape and murder causes Lewis to lock horns with the town's elite; a fantasy author finds himself linked to an investigation of murder; the murder of an unpopular student-actor gives many potential suspects and motives; called to investigate a brutal murder, Hathaway's attention may be drifting elsewhere
Arthur & George( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 561 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." -- Jbhifi.com.au
Merlin by John Hurt( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The mythical city of Camelot, in a time before history began. A fantastical realm of legendary beasts and mysterious peoples. A dangerous world in which magic has been banned by the ruthless tyrant. Uther Pendragon. When Merlin, a young man gifted with extraordinary magical powers, arrives in the kingdom he quickly makes enemies including the heir to Uther's crown, the headstrong Prince Arthur. But guided by Uther's wise physician. Gaius, Merlin is soon using his talents not just to survive but also to unlock Camelot's mystical secrets. As he does so he discovers that his destiny and that of Arthur, the Kingdom's young leader-in-waiting, are inextricably linked."--Back cover
Goodbye, Mr. Chips( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 515 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
Jack Taylor( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 460 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 in 2014 in English and held by 406 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
Jack Taylor( Visual )

3 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set three includes three all new feature-length mysteries. Cross - When a man is found crucified, Jack's investigations reveal that the dead man's brother was responsible for the death of Norma Mitchell. Headstone - Jack is on a race against time to locate a former nemesis, Ronan Meyers, who has been kidnapped and held for ransom. Purgatory - Jack is hired by the head of a large software company to investigate the theft of valuable data
Colditz by Michael Davies( Visual )

22 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This films tells a remarkable story of the prisoners in the German POW camp called Colditz
The Blackheath poisonings by Julian Symons( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Behind the shutters of a Victorian family's home lies a lethal potion of lust, corruption and greed ... The Blackheath Poisonings, based on the best-selling mystery novel by Julian Symons, and adapted by Simon Raven (Edward and Mrs. Simpson), boldly and brilliantly redefines the Victorian era."--Container
The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, an expedition is led by a brilliant, but combative professor, sets out from London. It is bound for the Amazon where dinosaurs are rumored to have survived on a forgotten plateau deep in the jungle. They discover the stories are true, but the thrill of discovery is quickly overshadowed by a desperate struggle for survival
The sculptress( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 280 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
Robert A. Heinlein's the puppet masters( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 241 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
Inspector Morse, absolute conviction collection set( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring criminals to justice
Inspector Morse( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 203 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
William & Mary( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 190 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
 
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Стюарт Орм

옴, 스튜어트 1954-

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