WorldCat Identities

McGann, Paul

Works: 345 works in 785 publications in 5 languages and 13,213 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films  Horror films  Detective and mystery television programs  Thrillers (Television programs) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Paul McGann
Most widely held works by Paul McGann
Our mutual friend by Charles Dickens( Visual )

30 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of two turbulent love affairs plays out amidst a tangled web of wealth, corruption, passion and betrayal in 1860s London
Withnail & I by Bruce Robinson( Visual )

69 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1969, depicts the lives of Withnail and Marwood, two poor, unemployed actors. When Marwood is offered the lead role in a play it strains their friendship and they decide to spend a weekend at the cottage of Withnail's Uncle Monte to relax. Things go horribly wrong however, and the rift between them grows
Luther by John Osborne( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Luther travaille comme détective pour la criminelle de Londres. Anticonformiste, c'est un policier investi et inspiré dont le génie est reconnu par ses pairs. Ses vieux démons font pourtant de lui un être dangereux. Au fil de ces deux saisons, Luther va faire face à une succession de duels psychologiques, entre chasseur et chassé, prédateur et proie. Mais alors que les enjeux vont devenir plus personnels, Luther va décider d'emprunter des chemins dangereux qui vont faire ressortir son côté sombre
Catherine the Great by Alexander Korda( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapped in a loveless political marriage to the dissolute nephew of the ailing Russian Empress Elizabeth, young German princess Sophia Fredericka bides her time, chooses her lovers carefully and plots her path to the throne. Skillfully manipulating the Russian triumvirate of church, army and aristocracy, she adroitly rides the shifting currents of social change and unrest to become one of Russia's most unforgettable and beloved rulers, Catherine the Great
Fairy tale : a true story by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)( Visual )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Frances and Elsie believe in fairies. The photographs the girls take of the winged beings put them at the center of a real-life controversy that sweeps through a recovering World War I England during 1917. Everyone is caught up in the excitement, including two of the era's most renowned men: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and master illusionist Harry Houdini. Are the photographs real or just a cleaver hoax?
The Oscar Wilde collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four of Oscar Wilde's masterpieces, and a 1995 documentary about his life, his relationship with Alfred Douglas and the trials that destroyed his career. Includes reflections by Wilde's grandson Merlin Holland, and Douglas' grandniece Alice Douglas
Marple( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 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. Sleeping murder: Gwenda arrives in England, looking forward to her impending marriage and new life in a lovely old coastal estate. But she begins to experience visions and Miss Marple concludes that the bride-to-be witnessed a murder in that very house as a child. By the pricking of my thumbs: Miss Marple teams up with two detectives, Tommy and Tuppence, to investigate the suspicious death of Tommy's Aunt Ada and sudden disappearance of Ada's friend, Mrs. Lancaster. The moving finger: When Jerry Burton moves to Lymstock to convalesce after a motorcycle crash, he meets villagers who traffic in gossip and double-entendres. But the accusations in several anonymous poison-pen letters go beyond the usual prattle and result in two citizens to commit suicide. Or were they murdered? The Sittaford Mystery: Among the guests at a Dartmoor hotel, a séance starts out as an amusing diversion to apss the time on a snowy evening but then takes a sinister turn
Aliens by James Cameron( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ripley's ship crash lands on a prison planet and she must fight with them when another alien appears. But when she discovers she has one in her as well, she must struggle to kill the alien before it is too late
The hanging gale by Ray Evans( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sons of the Phelan family - two farmers, a schoolteacher, and a priest - are torn between nonviolent protest and bloody revolt during the Irish potato famine of the 1840s
Queen of the damned by Michael Rymer( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For centuries she's waited for the right being to summon her to reign again over all her evil dominion. She is Akasha, the wickedly regal mother of all vampires. Lestat has now found acceptance in the tattooed, pierced, black-clad world as a Goth-riffed rock star. Together, Akasha and Lestat can rule forever. But Lestat's fascination with a flesh-and-blood mortal may upend that reign
Sharpe's fury by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the winter of 1811 the war seemed lost. All Spain has fallen to the French, except for Cadiz which is now the Spanish capital and is under siege. Wellington and his British army are in Portugal, waiting for spring to spark the war to life again. Richard Sharpe and his company are part of a small expeditionary force sent to break a bridge across the River Guadiana. What begins as a brilliant piece of soldiering turns into disaster, thanks to the brutal savagery of the French Colonel Vandal who is leading his battalion to join the siege of Cadiz. Sharpe extricates a handful of men from the debacle and is driven south into the threatened city. There, in Cadiz, he discovers more than one enemy. Many Spaniards doubt Britain's motives and believe their future would be brighter if they made peace with the French, and one of them. A baleful priest, secures a powerful weapon to break the British alliance. He will use a beautiful whore and the letters she received from a wealthy man
Shark( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stealthy hunters. Fearless predators. Brilliant survivors. The oceans' greatest creatures have been shrouded by mystery and fear, until now. The most ambitious shark film ever made is a stunning high-definition spectacle that captures astounding, jaw-dropping footage
Tribal wives challenging western views of polygamy and female circumcision( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dionne, a single schoolteacher living in London travels to Tanzania to live with and learn from a Maasai family for a month. This program documents her transformative journey and the challenges it entails as she grapples with subjects like polygamy, female circumcision and the powerlessness of women in the Maasai society while refraining from imposing Western values upon her guests
Tribal wives western taboos versus tribal traditions( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In England, Anna de Vere won't leave the house without putting on nail polish. In Ethiopia's drought-stricken Omo Valley, where she has come to live with the struggling Hamar tribe, her only cosmetic is the red ocher rubbed into her hair--a tradition among Hamar women and an emblem of the cultural shifts the 52-year-old Anna must contend with. This program records her month-long adventure and its impact on her way of living and thinking."--Container
Doctor Who( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this commemoration celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who this is a look back at the actors who have portrayed this iconic hero over its historic past. The years 1981-1996 saw four new actors portray the Doctor, Peter Davison (1981-83), Colin Baker (1984-86), Sylvester McCoy (1987-89) and Paul McGann (1996). A retrospective is followed by one full story for each Doctor, including Earthshock, Vengeance on Varos, Remembrance of the Daleks, and Doctor Who: The Movie
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English (149)

French (5)

Spanish (3)

German (2)

Catalan (1)

Withnail & ILutherMarpleThe hanging galeSharpe's fury