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Campbell, Douglas 1922-2009

Overview
Works: 58 works in 120 publications in 1 language and 2,849 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Children's films  Television mini-series  Made-for-TV movies  History  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PR2839.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Douglas Campbell
Oedipus Rex by Sophocles( Visual )

24 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in English and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Stratford, Ontario, Shakespearean Festival Players, speaking through Greek masks, present the tragedy of Oedipus, who, having unwittingly slain his father and unknowingly married his mother, is driven by the plague that has swept through his kingdom to track down the evildoer who has polluted his land and its people
Oedipus rex by Sophocles( Recording )

14 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classical Greek drama of the tyrant king, translated by William Butler Yeats
Strange brew( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the McKenzie brothers want is a free case of beer and a quiet place to belch, so they put a mouse in a beer bottle and go to the Elsinore Brewery to complain. There they encounter the diabolical Brewmeister Smith who has concocted a scheme to rule the world by contaminating Elsinore Beer with a mind-controlling chemical
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly bachelor and his spinster sister adopt an orphan and are mistakenly sent a girl instead of a boy. The orphan, Anne, remains with the couple, moves from one mishap to another, succeeds academically, and finds love
Anne of Green Gables, the continuing story by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne (Megan Follows) and her boyfriend Gilbert (Jonathan Crombie) make plans to marry and then move from the Canadian village of Avonlea to New York City to seek their fortune. Jonathan, a medical man, gets a job at a hospital, while Anne, who aspires to a career as a writer, becomes a junior editor at a publishing house, where she meets dashing novelist Jack (Cameron Daddo). Neither Anne nor Gilbert are happy in New York, so they return to Avonlea and wed, but when World War I breaks out, Gilbert joins the Army and is assigned to a medical unit. Gilbert is soon declared missing in action, and Anne volunteers for the Red Cross in hopes of finding him. However, before she can discover what's become of her husband, she encounters Jack, who is now working as a reporter covering the war
John Brown's body by Stephen Vincent Benét( Recording )

in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On October 16, 1859, John Brown led 21 men on a raid of the federal arsenal at Harper's Ferry, Virginia. His plan was to seize arms and supply them to slaves with the hope of starting a war against slavery. After a life of failed enterprises and anti-slavery activities he emerged at age 55 with the intent of finding a way to start his anti-slavery war. His raid failed and he was arrested by the future Southern general, Robert E. Lee, who was in charge of the Marine contingent"--Container
Theater by Douglas Campbell( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the different jobs in the theater--acting, directing, managing, writing, costume designing, and others
The Cape Hatteras light America's greatest sentinel : a documentary( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary recounts the first attempts to construct lighthouses on the Carolina coast, how materials were delivered and how shipwrecks and sickness caused delays and hardships. Learn why the original Cape Hatteras lighthouse was built on a migrating natural dune and how this location would doom the structure
Sophocles' Oedipus Rex( Visual )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1988 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus searches for the killer of his father, only to find he is the guilty party and that his wife Jocasta is actually his mother
Macbeth( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are the witches goddesses of fate, wicked old hags, or figments of Macbeth's imagination? How is it possible to portray Macbeth as a brutal murderer who remains a tragic hero through the play? Is Duncan a corrupt, senile man? Douglas Campbell interprets the characters in the play
When tomorrow dies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wynn is an upper-middle class housewife, living in suburban Vancouver, who has grown tired of her humdrum existence. She is tired of being treated as the household servant and decides to go back to school
Macbeth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An analysis of good and evil in the character of Macbeth as interpreted by actor-director Douglas Campbell. Gives a dramatic portrayal of scenes from the play that show how the lust for violence overcame the good in Macbeth
The politics of power( Visual )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first lesson on Macbeth. An interpretation of the characters in Macbeth is presented by Douglas Campbell, Shakespearean actor and director, as he analyzes the roles of Macbeth, Duncan and the witches. Examines the relationships of the leading characters in the play
Dear liar; a comedy of letters by Jerome Kilty( )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of letters adapted by Jerome Kilty from the correspondence of Bernard Shaw and Mrs. Patrick Campbell
Oedipus Rex (1957) by Sophocles( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Stratford, Ontario, Shakespearean Festival Players, speaking through Greek masks, present the tragedy of Oedipus, who, having unwittingly slain his father and unknowingly married his mother, is driven by the plague that has swept through his kingdom to track down the evildoer who has polluted his land and its people
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( )

3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This romance revolves around a theme that occupied Shakespeare later in life: reconciliation. Wrongs committed by one generation, here a wife unjustly accused of adultery, are made right by the next generation
Macbeth( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interpretation of the characters in Macbeth is presented by Douglas Campbell, Shakespearean actor and director, as he analyzes the roles of Macbeth, Duncan and the witches. Examines the relationships of the leading characters in the play
The Boys from Syracuse by Stratford Festival Collection (University of Guelph)( )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saint Joan by Bernard Shaw( )

2 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Catholic University of America, Speech and Drama Department, Rev. Gilbert V. Hartke, O.P., head, presents "Saint Joan," by George Bernard Shaw, directed by James D. Waring, performances coached by Dr. Josephine McGarry Callan, setting and lighting by James D. Waring, costumes by Joseph F. Bella
Charlie Grant's war( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Between 1933 and 1945, more than six million men, women and children were slaughtered in the death camps of Europe by the Nazis. Charlie Grant's efforts directly helped more than 600 people escape the death machine. What prompted him to risk death and torture? He was a Canadian. He was a Protestant. He was wealthy. He didn't have to get involved. This extraordinary film is dedicated to an extraordinary man. A man prepared to risk his life to help others and in whose heart flourished the seeds of great courage, true humanity and, above all, unflinching heroism."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Douglas Campbell Canadian actor

Languages
English (77)

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