WorldCat Identities

McGann, Paul

Overview
Works: 452 works in 964 publications in 3 languages and 14,574 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Television adaptations  Horror films  Made-for-TV movies  Naval history  Television programs  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Commentator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Paul McGann
 
Most widely held works by Paul McGann
Our mutual friend by Charles Dickens( Visual )

35 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of two turbulent love affairs plays out amidst a tangled web of wealth, corruption, passion and betrayal in 1860's London
Alien by David Fincher( Visual )

24 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ripley survives a crash landing on Fiorina 161, a bleak prison planet, the convicts soon begin turning up dead and she realizes she wasn't the only survivor
Kidnapped by Brendan Maher( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the politically divided Scotland of 1751 orphaned Davie Balfour leaves the peace of his idyllic Lowland home to seek out his inheritance from his estranged uncle. But before he can claim his rightful fortune, young Davie is launched on an extraordinary and amazing adventure where he must battle with slave-traders, evade capture by the British army's finest troops and learn some harsh truths about himself along the way"--Back cover
Luther( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-destructive near-genius, Luther might just be as dangerous as the depraved criminals he hunts. Luther follows his own moral code as much as the rules of criminal law. But he quickly becomes locked in a lethal battle of wits with Alice, a beautiful, highly intelligent mass murderer, and his decision-making process becomes increasingly murky. Luther's lonely path pulls him towards the very edge of temptation
Catherine the Great by Henri Troyat( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 695 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 )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in English and held by 633 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 )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four of Oscar Wilde's masterpieces. Importance of being earnest: Two young men have taken to bending the truth in order to add excitement to their lives. However, their deceptions eventually cross paths, resulting in a series of crises that threaten to spoil their romantic pursuits. Picture of Dorian Gray: Presents the story of a wealthy English gentleman who gradually sinks into a life of dissipation and crime. Ideal husband: A dazzling blend of farce and morality that explores human frailty and social hypocrisy. Lady Windermere's fan: Centers around the arrival of a mysterious woman who hopes to break into London's society
Horatio Hornblower : the new adventures by C. S Forester( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loyalty: Peacetime (1807) Hornblower forced to make a living at the gaming tables and caught up in a budding romance with his landlady's daughter, Maria. Hornblower goes on a reconnaissance mission that uncovers French perfidy, leading to renewed war. Complications arise when he is betrayed and temporarily imprisoned. Hornblower and Maria get married. Duty: Admiral Pellew's sends Hornblower off in search of his old mate Bracegirdle, whose sloop Grasshopper has gone missing under mysterious circumstances
Agatha Christie Marple by Agatha Christie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 543 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
Withnail & I( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 430 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
Withnail and I by Bruce Robinson( Visual )

69 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acerbic and irresistibly self-destructive Withnail and neurotic Marwood are down-at-the-heels actors in 1960s London, living in self-inflicted squalor and drowning their artistic frustrations with booze and any drugs they can get their hands on. Fleeing the doldrums, and unpaid bills, of the city, the pair find themselves stuck in the less than idyllic country cottage of Withnail's lascivious uncle Monty
Doctor Who : the movie( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Doctor is returning home to Gallifrey with the remains of his arch-nemesis, the Master. Forced off course, the TARDIS arrives in San Francisco on New Year's Eve 1999, where the Doctor is critically wounded in a gangland gun battle. At the local hospital, Dr. Grace Holloway fights, and fails, to save his life. Later, in the morgue, the Doctor wakes up a new man. But he is not the only one, the Master has also found himself a new body. As the clock counts down to the start of the new millennium, can the Doctor stop his oldest enemy from destroying all life on Earth?
The hanging gale by Ray Evans( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four brothers of the Phelan family take different paths to weather the effects of the Great Famine of 1846 combined with the landholding system, enforced locally in Donegal, Ireland, by the English landowner's agent, Captain Townsend
Bible mysteries( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical, archaeological and anthropological evidence give fresh insights into the historical realities of biblical times. Drama re-enactments, CGI graphics, and expert opinions offer a comprehensive exploration into some of the Bible's most compelling people and stories
Tribal wives : challenging western views of polygamy and female circumcision( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 264 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 262 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
Queen of the damned by Anne Rice( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of slumber, the legendary vampire has awakened and found acceptance in a tattooed, pierced and black-clad world. He's a rock star. And his awesome goth-riffed sound has echoed around the globe ... and stirred to life the fearsome mother of all vampires
Sharpe's fury by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 251 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 )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 239 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
Hornblower( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic wars, the story of Horatio Hornblower, the legendary sea-faring hero, follows the raw recruit as he battles the French, evades capture, and rises through the ranks of the King's Navy
 
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Pol Makqann

Пол Макган

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פול מקגאן

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Languages
English (211)

German (3)

French (3)

Covers
AlienLutherHoratio Hornblower : the new adventuresAgatha Christie MarpleWithnail & IWithnail and IThe hanging galeSharpe's fury