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Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

59 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 3,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
Pride and prejudice, or, First impressions by Simon Langton( Visual )

58 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 2,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the lively, precocious and very eligible Bennet girls captures all the nuances of 18th century life among the English gentry, a society obsessed with profitable marriage contracts
Life by David Attenborough( Visual )

28 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover the glorious variety of life on Earth and the spectacular and extraordinary tactics animals and plants have developed to stay alive ... This is evolution in action: individual creatures under extreme pressure to overcome challenges from adversaries and their environment ... More than four years in the making, filmed over 3000 days across, every continent and in every habitat, this is Life - as you've never seen it before."--Container
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice by Simon Langton( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Bennet is a strong-willed yet sensible young woman, the second of five sisters. She has a long-suffering but loving clerical father, and a scatterbrained mother anxious to marry them off as soon as possible--to wealthy young gentlemen. At a local ball, she encounters one such, Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy, whom she finds arrogant, cold, and rude. Her older sister Jane falls in love with Darcy's best friend Mr. Bingley, while youngest sister Lydia flirts with anyone in a military uniform. Lizzie finds herself fighting off the attentions of the unctuous Mr. Collins and quite taken by the charming Mr. Wickham - who also happens to be an enemy of Mr. Darcy. However, as the characters succumb in many ways to pride and prejudice, Lizzie learns that not all is quite as it seems ... and that Mr. Darcy might not be so disagreeable after all
Jane Eyre by Julian Amyes( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 1,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Eyre, a mistreated orphan, becomes a governess and learns to survive by relying on her independence and intelligence
Why We Fight by Frank Capra( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why We Fight is an unflinching look at the anatomy of American war-making. Granted unparelleled Pentagon access, the film launches a nonpartisan inquiry into the forces, political, economic, and ideological that drive America to fight. Inspired by President Dwight Eisenhower's 1961 Farewell Address in which he warned Americans about the dangers of the "military-industrial complex, " filmmaker Jarecki weaves unforgettable stories of everyday Americans touched by war. Featuring John McCain, Gore Vidal, Richard Perle and others, Why We Fight explores a half-century of U.S. foreign policy from World War II to the Iraq War -- Container
Broadway : The American Musical by Michael Kantor( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary series details the razzle-dazzle history of a unique American art form. Each episode chronicles a different era and features the Broadway shows and songs that defined the period. The series draws on feature films, rare television moments, archival news footage, original cast recordings, still photos, diaries, journals, first person accounts, and on-camera interviews with many of the principals involved in creating the American musical
Lara Croft, Tomb Raider by Lindy Hemming( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeologist and explorer extrodinaire Lara Croft journeys to a temple, in Greece, sunken underwater that leads to a sphere that contains the mythical Pandora's Box, only to have it stolen from her by Chen Lo, the leader of a Chinese crime syndicate, who's in league with a villain named Reiss who wants to use the Box as a doomsday weapon. Facing her greatest challenges yet, the intrepid tomb raider pursues Lo, in order to get her hands back on Pandora's Box, and fulfill the desire of the Queen
The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

61 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's play entitled The merchant of Venice
William Shakespeare's A Midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

52 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents William Shakespeare's play about devilish fairies, bedeviled lovers, and tradesmen-actors
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

49 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play Othello
Anne Frank remembered by Jon Blair( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The video features vintage newsreels, photographs and even rare home movie to look beyond the celebrated pages of Anne's diary
Citizen King : 1963-1968 by PBS Home Video( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In exploring the last few years of his life ... American experience production traces King's efforts to recast himself by embracing causes beyond the civil rights movement, by becoming a champion of the poor and an outspoken opponent of the war in Vietnam. Tapping into a rich archive of photographs and film footage and using diaries, letters, and eyewitness accounts of fellow activists, friends, journalists, political leaders and law enforcement officials, this film brings fresh insights to King's impossible journey, his charismatic leadership and his truly remarkable impact."--Container
The blue planet : seas of life( Visual )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Blue Planet: Seas of Life is the definitive exploration of the marine world, chronicling the mysteries of the deep in ways never before imagined"--Container
Ghosts of Rwanda( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through interviews with key government officials, diplomats, soldiers, and survivors, this documentary examines the state-sponsored genocide in Rwanda in 1994. Explores the reasons why the international community and the United States did not intervene as Hutu extremists killed some 800,000 Tutsis
Cranford by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cranford, in 1842, is a market town in northwest England. It is a place governed by etiquette, custom and above all, an intricate network of ladies. It seems that life has always been conducted according to their social rules. For spinsters Deborah Jenkyns, the arbiter of correctness, and Matty, her dumurring sister, the town is a hub of intrigue. Handsome new doctor Frank Harrison has arrived from London; a retired Captain and his daughters move in across the street and preparations for Lady Ludlows garden party are underway. The town has some secrets which are about to be revealed. But news comes that shakes the town, a railway line from Manchester is coming to Cranford
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

56 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play
Call the midwife( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season Two continues to follow Jenny and the other midwives as they deal with all the problems the neighborhood of Poplar has to throw at them. A fascinating portrayal of birth, life, death and a community on the brink of huge social change, Call the Midwife offers a gripping insight into a way of life that is so drastically different from how we live now
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

60 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 1,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a production of William Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth designed especially for television
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

41 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their feuding families, and take their own lives
 
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controlled identityBritish Broadcasting Company

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B.B.C. (British Broadcasting Corporation)

BBC

BBC brit közszolgálati műsorszolgáltató

BBC British Broadcasting Corporation

BBC British public service broadcaster

BBC editore radiotelevisivo britannico

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BBC servei públic de televisió i ràdio del Regne Unit

BBC servicio público de comunicación del Reino Unido

BBC serviço público de difusão de rádio e televisão britânico

BBC serviço público de radiodifusão britânico

BBC société de radio et télévision britannique

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BBC רשות השידור הציבורית של בריטניה

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British broadcasting corporation

British Broadcasting Corporation britische Rundfunkanstalt

British Broadcasting Corporation brytyjski publiczny nadawca radiowo-telewizyjny

British Broadcasting Corporation. Home Service

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Brytyjska Korporacja Radiofoniczna.

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