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Ackland, Joss 1928-

Works: 345 works in 916 publications in 4 languages and 22,646 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Television adaptations  Fiction  Police films  Made-for-TV movies  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, vac, Narrator, Singer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Joss Ackland
Most widely held works by Joss Ackland
K-19 : the widowmaker by Kathryn Bigelow( Visual )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Vostrikov, a Russian naval officer has being given command of the Soviet Union's first nuclear submarine, K-19, at the height of the Cold War in 1961. The vessel's executive officer Captain Polenin asserts that the flagship is not yet ready for deployment. But, political pressure forces Vostrikov to sail his crew into the North Atlantic anyway, for a missile fire test that serves as a warning to the U.S. The test is a success, but a leak in the K-19's cooling system soon threatens the nuclear payload
The tragedy of Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

47 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about a proud Roman general who conquers the Volscians, leads them against Rome in revenge for his banishment, and is killed by the Volscian general when Coriolanus is persuaded to spare the city
D3 : the Mighty Ducks( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone's favorite peewee hockey team returns to the ice for more slapshot action and slapstick laughter
A kid in King Arthur's court by Michael Gottlieb( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To 14-year-old little leaguer Calvin Fuller, life is like one big strikeout when he lets his team down. Then an earthquake sends him through a magical time rift, and he finds himself in King Arthur's court. But all is not well with the realm. An aged King Arthur is in danger of losing control to the evil Lord Belasco, and now it's up to Calvin to save the kingdom. But before he can find a way to vanquish Belasco, he must first find a way to conquer his own fears."--Container
Flawless by Michael Radford( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An executive at the London Diamond Corporation is frustrated after years of watching promotions go to only the men in the company. So with the help of a janitor, she tries to steal a hefty sum of diamonds
The screwtape letters by C. S Lewis( Recording )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence of the worldly-wise old devil to his nephew Wormwood, a novice demon in charge of securing damnation of an ordinary young man
Hogfather by En Ji( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the holiday of Hogswatch in the parallel universe of Discworld, the night when kids anticipate presents from the beloved Hogfather. But someone--or something-- wants the Hogfather out of the way. Now it's up to the most unlikely of heroes to get the holiday back on track before humanity loses all hope
Bill & Ted's bogus journey( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the evil De Nomolos dispatches robots to kill Bill & Ted, not only is the future of the universe at stake, but there's no way they can win the battle of the bands. Luckily, when they knock on death's door, he answers, becoming their faithful servant in a whacked-out journey through Heaven, Hell and San Dimas, California. Bill & Ted meet Martians, marry their historical girlfriends, & even learn how to play the guitar
The little prince by Richard Kiley( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French pilot crashes his airplane in the middle of the Sahara Desert and comes upon a young prince from another planet. The little prince tells the pilot that he is inspecting the universe and stays in the desert long enough to convey to the pilot his impression of the earth and stories of other planets he has visited
How about you by Anthony Byrne( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellie is a free-spirited and headstrong young woman. She is left in charge of a residential home over the Christmas holidays. Her youth and inexperience bring her into conflict with the four grumpy residents. See how the hilarious antics of this uncivilized group, an unlikely romance, and the gradual solidarity that develops between the residents and Ellie unfold
Surviving Picasso by James Ivory( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world knew Pablo Picasso's passion for canvas, color, metal and ceramics, but little was known about his other passion--women. Told from the viewpoint of his longtime mistress and mother of his children, Francoise Gilot
Hidden in silence( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Catholic teenager Stefania Podgórska, who, with her younger sister Helena, hid 13 Jews in the attic of their home in Przemyśl, Poland, during WWII
A little night music : original Broadway cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

17 editions published between 1975 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Zeta-Jones makes her long-awaited Broadway debut in an intimate version of Stephen Sondheim's classic musical. Joining her in this production is stage and screen icon Angela Lansbury
Watership down( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A faithful big-screen adaptation of Richard Adams's classic British dystopian novel about a community of rabbits seeking safety and happiness after their warren comes under terrible threat
Shroud for a nightingale by P. D James( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Dalgliesh visits John Carpenter Hospital to interview an arms dealer, but while he is there, a nurse dies a horrible and violent death during a teaching demonstration
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lethal weapon: Two Vietnam-vets-turned cops have only one thing in common : they both hate to work with partners, but when a routine murder investigation turns into a no holds barred war with an international heroin ring, their partnership becomes the key to survival
Los campeones = The mighty ducks( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El tenaz abogado litigante Gordon Bombay nunca pierde. Pero cuando se le es "encomendada" una misi'on de servicio comunitario, le corresponde entrenar un equipo inservible de jugadores de hockey de pequeñas ligas que no anota puntos ni puede ganar. A regañadientes, Bombay tome la misi'on y pronto comprenda que existen cosas m'as importantes que s'olo ganar. Armado con esta nueva actitud, vuelan las plumas cuando Bombay y los "Ducks" batallan juntos por el juege m'as importante y dif'icil de sus vidas
My better half and me : a love affair that lasted fifty years by Joss Ackland( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosemary Ackland began writing her diary in 1945, aged just 15. For the next 58 years, through happiness and heartache, she continued to write. Even after the tragic onset of Motor Neurone disease, which left her mute and immobile, her diary was still an outlet in fact. This book weaves together Rosemary's diaries
I must be in there somewhere by Joss Ackland( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The screwtape letters
Alternative Names
Ackland, Jocelyn.

Ackland, Jocelyn 1928-

Ackland, Sidney Edmond Jocelyn

Ackland, Sidney Edmond Jocelyn 1928-

Joss Ackland acteur britannique

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Joss Ackland Suurbritannia näitleja

Τζος Άκλαντ

Джос Акланд

Экленд, Джосс

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ג'וס אקלנד שחקן אנגלי

جاس آکلند

조스 애클랜드



English (194)

Spanish (2)

German (2)

Chinese (1)

The screwtape lettersThe little princeShroud for a nightingaleMy better half and me : a love affair that lasted fifty years