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Time-Life Video

Overview
Works: 2,358 works in 4,348 publications in 1 language and 56,407 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  History  Television plays  Historical television programs  Comedy films  Televised plays  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Time-Life Video
The Carol Burnett show :( Visual )

16 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Carol Burnett Show ran for 11 straight years. It was the ultimate variety show with music, acting, larger-than-life guest stars, and of course, comedy
William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

26 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play The Merchant of Venice
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealousy of Iago, who conspires to undo both of them. Iago tells Othello that Desdemona has an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, then kills himself
William Shakespeare's A Midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about devilish fairies, bedeviled lovers and tradesmen-actors. Plots intertwine as entangled love affairs, the comical performance of a "play within a play" by the tradesmen of Athens, and the antics in fairyland among King Oberon and his queen Titania produce a bizarre series of entanglements, but all ends happily
The hee haw collection( Visual )

27 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pickin' and ginnin', singin' and spinnin' tall tales and corny jokes, the citizens of Kornfield Kounty landed on television as a summer replacement in 1969. Each week co-hosts Buck Owens and Roy Clark and a cast of comedians and musicians would welcome the biggest stars in country music to perform their songs and help deliver the classic one-liners
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

14 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a production of William Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth designed especially for television
The living planet : a portrait of the earth by David Attenborough( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host David Attenborough visits the great environmental regions of the planet to examine how plants and animals adapt to their surroundings and how otherwise unrelated organisms, molded by similar conditions, develop similar techniques for solving problems of survival
Troilus & Cressida by William Shakespeare( Visual )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakespeare's drama about two lovers who mock love
The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's farce about two pairs of twins involved in an elaborate series of mistaken identities
Rome : the ultimate empire by Michael Apted( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rome developed from a town on the Tiber River to a formidable power that dominated the world as it was known. See what researchers have discovered about life in ancient Rome, from the harsh life of a legionnaire on guard at Hadrian's Wall to the gladiators in the Colosseum
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play revolves around an enchanted island, an exiled duke, young lovers and a framework of conspiracy as they affected dramatic and emotional romances
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Visual )

16 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's comedy about the roles society sometimes forces us to play
Radio City Christmas Spectacular : Starring the Rockettes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This special 75th Anniversary DVD features all the best-loved performances of the Rockettes, including: The Dance of the Nutcracker, Parade of the Wooden Soldiers; Santa's Toy Headquarters, the Living Nativity and the arrival of Santa
The 25th anniversary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame concert( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This videodisc features live and previously unseen performances, and includes the 2009 celebration of the Hall's silver anniversary, marked by two all-star New York Concerts that aired on HBO. Features U2 performing with Fergie and Mick Jagger, Bruce Springsteen with John Fogerty, Metallica, Aretha Franklin, and more
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When England's aging King Lear renounces his throne to divide his kingdom among his three daughters, treachery, madness and murder soon follow. After banishing Cordelia, his most loyal daughter, Lear is betrayed and cast out by her elder sisters Regan and Goneril. Meanwhile, evil brews at the Gloucester castle as Edgar falls victim to his brother's deception. As battle lines are drawn and backs are stabbed, Lear rages against a fearsome storm
Twelfth night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Visual )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play portraying the varieties of love at an aristocratic country house
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's play Love's Labour's Lost. A satire directed against intellectual pride and pedantry, the play tells how the King of Navarre and three of his lords vow to spend three years in study and not to see any women. But when the Princess of France arrives on a diplomatic mission with her three ladies, the men break their vow and fall in love with them. At the end news comes of the death of the King of France and the ladies depart, refusing to marry until their suitors have undergone a year's probation - hence the play's title
The two gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's Two gentlemen of Verona, produced for British television
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 318 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 Civil War by Ken Burns( Visual )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic documentary bringing life to America's most destructive - and defining - conflict. Here is the saga of celebrated generals and the ordinary soldiers. A heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one again
 
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