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Time-Life Films Multi-media Division

Overview
Works: 249 works in 347 publications in 1 language and 751 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Television plays  Filmed plays  Historical television programs  Melodrama 
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Time-Life Films
The Crab nebula( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the current theories on the origin of the Crab nebula, first observed on Earth in the year 1054. Explores the characteristics of its radiation and the scientific supposition that its core contains a neutron star, or pulsar
The trigger effect( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gripping story of a mysterious power failure that leads to the social breakdown of a major city. All forms of communication are wiped out--no electricity, no cash machines, no telecommunication. The system and the rules of society begin to crumble
The amazing cosmic awareness of Duffy Moon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picked on by the other boys in his class for being a "shrimp," Duffy Moon develops talents and powers that enable him to meet unexpected challenges
Judaism : the chosen people( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The question, what is it that makes a Jew a Jew, takes Eyre to London, New York and Jerusalem for discussions with Elie Wiesel, Norbert Brainin and the Amadeus Quartet, and Dr. Pinchas Peli, a tenth generation rabbi
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and Henry Bolingboke (later Henry IV)
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Visual )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cruel Angelo is left in charge of Vienna when the Duke pretends to leave town. Angelo revives an old law against fornication and sentences Claudio to death for seducing Juliet, Claudio's betrothed. Claudio's sister, Isabella, pleads for his life and Angelo offers to spare him in exchange for her virginity. Angelo's corruption and severity are punished when the Duke reveals that he has witnessed it all
The rise and fall of DDT( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the pros and cons of DDT by investigating its various uses as an insecticide, military weapon, safeguard against tropical diseases, and threat to the environment
The Keys of paradise( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the recently discovered, powerful and complex painkilling drugs, endorphins, manufactured by the human brain
Reading efficiency system( Visual )

5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twelve-lesson course, hosted by Bill Cosby, designed to help the viewer improve his reading efficiency. Emphasizes comprehension skills, critical thought skills, vocabulary skills, and rate improvement skills
The Mystery of the Anasazi( Visual )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inquires into the mystery of the unknown builders of ruins discovered by the Navajo Indians 300 years ago. Considers questions such as who these people were, what happened to them, and why they disappeared
Buddhism--the land of the disappearing Buddha--Japan( Visual )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits Japan to investigate the Japanese experience of Buddhist worship and the complexities of Zen
The Bridge of Adam Rush.( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the early 1800's, the film tells the story of an adolescent boy's successful adjustment to a new family situation and a new way of life
Speed reading by Steve Moidel( Visual )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A video course, hosted by Dick Cavett, which presents a speed reading system, reinforced by reading exercises. Focuses on the art of skimming, acquiring better study habits, and enlarging vocabulary
Mind over body( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores new areas of research into the psychological, physiological, and medical facets of mind/body relationships
Buddhism--footprint of the Buddha--India( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits Sri Lanka and India to discover the type of Buddhism practiced throughout Southest Asia. Includes talks with monks, school children, novices, and housewives who describe their own religious experiences and discuss the high moral standards demanded by Buddhism
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the classic Shakespeare play, chronicling the events around the assassination of Julius Caesar
Ways of seeing by John Berger( Visual )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art historian John Berger discusses repdouctions and nudity in art
The wizard who spat on the floor( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of the American inventor Thomas Alva Edison. Shows some of Edison's many technical inventions, such as the light bulb, fluoroscope, and the phonograph, and traces Edison's work in his last years in which his experimentation proved to be less successful
Henry VIII by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespear's play Henry VIII
Negotiating successfully by Sam Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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