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Time-Life Films

Overview
Works: 1,671 works in 3,730 publications in 1 language and 35,336 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Television programs  Television plays  Televised plays  Historical films  Filmed plays  Historical television programs 
Roles: Producer, Author, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Time-Life Films
 
Most widely held works by Time-Life Films
Life goes to war : a picture history of World War II( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pictorial survey of World War II, compiled from stories that appeared in "Life" magazine between 1936 and 1945
The ascent of man : a personal view by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

18 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A massive survey of science from flint tools to the theory of relativity. It was made as a science counterpart to Sir Kenneth Clark's series Civilisation, with Jacob Bronowski presenting his own view of science and mankind
Connections 3 by James Burke( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Burke presents science as a detective story, illustrating the connections between events of the past and inventions of the future. Burke tracks through twelve thousand years of history for the clues that lead to eight great life-changing inventions-- the atom bomb, telecommunications, the computer, the production line, jet aircraft, plastics, rocketry and television
All creatures great & small( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television series that follows the true-life adventures of veterinarian James Herriot. Set in the windswept dales of Yorkshire, England, the series perfectly captures the warm drawing room fires and freezing wintry barns of the English countryside of the '30s. While this remote area cannot remain untouched by the threat of impending war, there are still plenty of battles to be fought on the home front: on the farms, in the fields and hand-to-hand in the surgery
All creatures great & small( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the story of Yorkshire veterinarian, James Herriot
The tragedy of Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last of Shakespeare's tragedies, in which Coriolanus, a strong and cruel soldier, brings about his own downfall through the flaws in his character
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Breaking all conventional rules of drama, Shakespear creates neither a clear-cut hero nor a villain. Instead, this great tragedy presents complicated human beings in agonizing conflict with one another, and themselves."--Container
The shock of the new by Robert Hughes( Visual )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Hughes' history of modern art from cubism to pop and the avant-garde. The sequel to the BBC's Civilization series, picks up at the threshold of the 20th century. It is written and presented by Robert Hughes, art critic and senior writer for Time. Hughes draws on a wealth of documentary materials from the archives of the BBC, including rare footage and interviews with noted artists. The range of major figures includes Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, le Corbusier, Maz Ernst, Francis Bacon and Jackson Pollock."--Container
Fort Apache, the Bronx by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policemen of the 41st Precinct in the Bronx face murders, riots, and drugs on the outside, and corruption and indifference on the inside
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third of Shakespeare's plays portraying the emergence of England's most admired national hero, Henry V. He unites his people as he embarks on the invasion of France, deals justly with traitors, tirelessly leads his soldiers to victory and ensures future peace by his marriage to the Princess of France. Shakespeare examines these qualities that make a successful ruler and shows the prince in terms of isolation and responsibility that his success entails
The Duchess of Duke Street by John Hawkesworth( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through hard work, talent, and ambition, a servant girl rises from scullery maid to become the finest chef in London and Edwardian society's premier hostess. Along the way her beauty and spirit attract the attention of high-placed admirers
All creatures great & small by James Herriot( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A delightful story of a veterinarian's apprentice in rural England
Lord Peter Wimsey mysteries( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quintessential English 1920s detective faces some of his toughest mysteries
The wonder years( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The show debuted on ABC in 1988 and ran for six seasons. Nominated for over 60 awards with 24 wins, including an Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series in 1988, a Golden Globe for Best Television Series in 1989, and a Peabody Award in 1990
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered the greatest love story of all time and a bona fide "hit" for over 400 years. Romeo & Juliet is full of passion and oration. Shakespeare's most popular tragedy, it expresses love and death better perhaps, than any work in the English language
All creatures great & small : the complete series 1 collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-1930s, young James Herriot, fresh from veterinary school, arrives in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales to begin his career
A guide to Civilisation by Time-Life Films( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extensive collection of information on the underlying history, the works of art, the people, places, music and terminology in civilisation - A personal view, the thirteen-part film series written and narrated by Kenneth Clark
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features an adaptation of Shakespeare's English tragedy that explores the theme of jealousy in love. Portrays how evil Iago plants doubt in Othello's mind about the loyalty of his wife, Desdemona, hoping to destroy their relationship
Anna Karenina by Basil Coleman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Tolstoy's powerful tale of family passions set in Russia in the 1870s, Anna, the young and beautiful wife of a powerful older man, risks more than she can imagine when she runs away with the dashing Count Vronsky
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The savage, ghost-ridden tragedy of "Macbeth" is one of Shakespeare's most enduring plays. The action in "Macbeth" is simple and brutally direct. Told by a trio of witches that he's fated to become king of Scotland, the warrior Macbeth, aided by his wife, murders his king and assumes the throne. The two embark on a guilt-ridden reign of terror. The play charts their fall from power and the corruption and ruin of their souls: Lady Macbeth kills herself, and Macbeth is cut down in battle
 
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