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Morahan, Christopher

Overview
Works: 153 works in 275 publications in 3 languages and 4,403 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Historical television programs  Fiction  Television programs  Film adaptations  Radio adaptations  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Director, Producer, Performer, Editor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christopher Morahan
The jewel in the crown ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India
Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stuffy professor of phonetics takes a bet that in six months time he can turn a Cockney flower seller into a lady he could pass off as a duchess
A dance to the music of time by Channel Four (Great Britain) ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles a half century of British upper-class life through the eyes of Nicholas Jenkins, from the 1920s to the 1960s. See how friendship, adultery, ambition, and failure play out in London's social, political, and artistic scenes
The Anton Chekhov collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC
Clockwise by Christopher Morahan ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Cleese stars as Stimpson, the compulsively punctual headmaster of a British high school. On the day he is to give a major speech at a posh teachers conference, he finds himself in a frantic cross-country chase filled with missed trains, confused cops, strange monks, odd old ladies and stolen clothes. Can Stimpson make up for precious lost time or is the entire world conspiring to make him late for the most important appointment of his life?
The heat of the day by Christopher Morahan ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sinister web of intrigue and mystery is woven around every character of Elizabeth Bowen's suspense-filled novel. This film about espionage and betrayal is set in World War II England
The jewel in the crown ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India
Troubles ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1919, Major Brendan Archer arrives in Ireland to reunite with his fianceĢe, Angela Spencer. Unfortunately, the family home, The Majestic Hotel, is a decaying shadow of its former self, as is Angela. Puzzled by the changes, Archer's attentions are soon drawn to her lively friend, Sarah Devlin, a passionate Irish nationalist. They fall in love, but the Major soon discovers some disturbing aspects about their relationship which threaten to explode into violence
The jewel in the crown ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India
The jewel in the crown ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India
The jewel in the crown ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India
Platonov ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Platonov is a shortened version of Chekhov's early, unfinished and six-hour play, about a notorious Russian philanderer. Wild honey is Michael Frayn's adaptation of the same play
Uncle Vanya ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vanya is a bitter, sarcastic man, obsessed with his wasted years and what might have been. He has spent his life toiling for the benefit of the scholar, Serabryakov, who has turned out to be a charlatan. To make matters worse, Vanya has fallen in love with Serabryakov's beautiful, young, new wife, who does not return his ardor. In a 1987 Bookmark episode called A visit from Vanya, Oleg Efremov (director of the Moscow Art Theater on a visit to Oxford) rehearses and discusses scenes from Chekhov plays with director David Jones, and with Russian, British and U.S. actors & directors
The Jewel in the crown ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India begins in 1942. In the town of Mayapore, Police Superintendent Ronald Merrick arrests a young Indian news reporter suspected of subversion, Hari Kumar. On the other side of the river that divides the city and the cultures, Daphne Manners arrives from England. It is the start of a chain of events binding English and Indians in a web of love, tragedy and death
The jewel in the crown ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The conclusion of the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India. Guy Perron learns the grisly details of Merrick's murder and of Hari Kumar's innocence. On a train journey, Sarah, Susan and Perron encounter the violence and bloodshed resulting from the volatile emotions underlying the freshly divided nations of India and Pakistan. Eight days before Indian independence, the Laytons and Perron prepare to return to England and Perron searches in vain for Kumar. He returns to England, leaving behind the mystery of India's tangled history and its uncertain future
After Pilkington ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The quiet life of an Oxford professor is shattered when his childhood sweetheart reappears and enlists his help in finding a missing archeologist. As his obsession with her grows, he is drawn into a web of intrigue and murder
The jewel in the crown ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India continues. These episodes are filled with stunning revelations. Sarah Layton's early morning rendezvous with an Indian man causes a furor in the Layton household. During the Governor's examination of the the evidence against Hari Kumar, Hari reveals shocking information about Merrick's treatment of him during interrogation. Finally, heartbreaking news of death shatters the lives of both Hari and Susan
The Judi Dench collection ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A grown-up brother and sister go home to visit their elderly parents, but a series of emotional developments lead to shocking resolutions. Consists of four episodes, telling the same events from each major character's point of view
The jewel in the crown ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India continues. After Teddie Bingham is killed in action in Burma, his pregnant widow, Susan Layton, persuades Sarah to visit Ronald Merrick, who was severely wounded trying to save Bingham's life. While in Calcutta, Sarah meets a young officer who seduces her. Back at home, the Layton's step-grandmother confesses a gallant act of rebellion following an infamous British massacre of unarmed Indian civilians
The jewel in the crown ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India continues. Ronald Merrick is reassigned to Delhi, much to the relief of Guy Perron, who was shunned for his assumed links to Merrick. Just before he is discharged from service, Perron reviews the files on Hari Kumar, and is drawn romantically to Susan Layton without knowing of her pending marriage to Merrick
 
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