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Time-Life Films

Works: 1,614 works in 3,702 publications in 2 languages and 35,278 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Televised plays  Historical films  Television plays  Television programs  War films  Filmed plays 
Roles: Producer, Distributor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Time-Life Films
Most widely held works by Time-Life Films
All creatures great & small : the complete series 1 collection by James Herriot( Visual )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 889 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
All creatures great & small by James Herriot( Visual )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the story of Yorkshire veterinarian, James Herriot. Set in the windswept dales of Yorkshire, England, series 3 perfectly captures the warm drawing room fires and freezing wintry barns of the English countryside of the 1930's. 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
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 638 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
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 571 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 shock of the new by Robert Hughes( Visual )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 568 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
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 562 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
Fort Apache, the Bronx by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 558 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
Lord Peter Wimsey mysteries( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quintessential English 1920s detective faces some of his toughest mysteries
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probably the most popular of Shakespeare's plays, and yet also a challenging and endlessly surprising work. It's full of passion, impetuosity and exquisite language, and--perhaps more than any other work in the English language--it's an expression of love in almost all of it's infinite variety
The wonder years( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 377 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
A guide to Civilisation by Time-Life Films( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 335 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 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jealousy in love is one of the most common of human emotions. In Othello, Shakespeare combines this universal theme with perfectly structured scenes, a storyline that lingers in the memory and a prime example of a tragic hero, Othello himself. The result is perhaps his greatest triumph as a stage play. When the evil Iago plants the seeds of doubt in Othello's mind about Desdemona's fidelity, audiences around the world have been held spellbound
Anna Karenina by Nicola Pagett( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the epic saga of love, marriage, heartbreak, and tragedy among the 19th-century aristocracy in Anna Karenina. Young, vivacious, and breathtakingly beautiful, Anna seems resigned to a passionless marriage of convenience. But when she meets the dashing soldier, Count Vronsky, she risks scandal and ruin to pursue true love. Experience the unbridled passion and of Anna's star-crossed affair and its far-reaching effects on her family, friends, and social order
The Majestic clockwork by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

25 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the contributions of Newton and Einstein in the evolution of physics by exploring the revolution that ensued when Einstein's theory of relativity upset Newton's description of the universe
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, Macbeth murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
The Music of the spheres by Jordan Belson( Visual )

23 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the evolution of mathematics and explores the relationship of numbers to musical harmony, early astronomy, and perspective in painting
Connections 1( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Burke talks about the standardization of precious metals used in coins, the great commercial center and library built by Alexander the Great, development of the compass, and creation of the atomic bomb. $
The ascent of man : a personal view by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the cultural evolution of mankind
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