Marshall, E. G. 1914-1998
Most widely held works about E. G Marshall
Most widely held works by E. G Marshall
12 angry men ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and held by 2,981 libraries worldwide
Depicts a jury of men who must decide the fate of a teenage boy who has murdered his abusive father. The jurors are from all walks of life, and bring with them their own opinions, prejudices, fears, and personal demons.
Tora! Tora! Tora ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 1,451 libraries worldwide
A dramatization which chronicles the bombing of Pearl Harbor from both the Japanese and American points of view.
Incredible human machine ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and held by 1,017 libraries worldwide
Using a variety of different photographic techniques, the program takes the viewer on a tour of the human body.
Christmas vacation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 990 libraries worldwide
Christmas is the perfect season for Clark Griswold and his family. Clark's a disaster waiting to happen. You have to see it to believe it. There are 25,000 lights on the Griswold rooftop. An exploding turkey. And a house full of relatives.
Egypt, quest for eternity ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and held by 769 libraries worldwide
Host E.G. Marshall looks at the ancient Egyptians who spent their whole lifetime preparing for life after death. Shows how the monuments and temples they left behind celebrate the power and mystery of their civilization. Highlights the works of Ramses.
Miss Evers' boys ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 763 libraries worldwide
"It is 1932 when loyal, devoted Nurse Eunice Evers is invited to work with Dr. Brodus and Dr. Douglas on a federally funded program to treat syphilis patients in Alabama. Free treatment is offered to those who test positive for the disease, including Caleb Humphries and Willie Johnson. But when the government withdraws its support, money is offered for what will become known as 'The Tuskegee Experiment'; a study of the effects of syphilis on patients who don't receive treatment. Now the men must be led to believe they are being cared for, when in fact they are being denied the medicine that could cure them. Miss Evers is faced with a terrible dilemma - to abandon the experiment and tell her patients or to remain silent and offer only comfort"--Container.
30 years of National Geographic Specials ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 670 libraries worldwide
A compilation of highlights and clips from past programs of the National Geographic televised documentaries, marking the 30-year anniversary of the Society's documentary production. From the very first National Geographic special in 1963, which followed a team of Americans as they ascended Mt. Everest, content ranges from wilderness to cultural exploration. Through these programs, National Geographic offered a broad variety of sights and perspectives which were previously unknown to the average viewing public. Still bearing historical value, examples include segments from the films that helped promote and popularize such issues as species and habitat protection and the works of Dr. Louis Leakey, Jacques Cousteau, Dian Fossey, and Jane Goodall.
The Caine mutiny ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 665 libraries worldwide
During World War II, onboard a ship in the U.S. Pacific Fleet, an event occurs unlike any that the United States Navy has ever experienced. A ship's captain is removed from his command by his executive officer in an apparent outright act of mutiny. As the trial of the mutineers unfold, it comes to light that Captain Queeg was mentally unstable, perhaps even insane. The Navy must then decide if the Caine Mutiny is a criminal act or an act of courage to save a ship from destruction at the hands of her captain.
Interiors ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
A dark drama of three sisters: a writer, an actress, and one groping for identity. When their father decides to divorce their shattered mother and remarry a spunky middle-aged widow, the three young women struggle to come to terms with each other and with themselves.
Superman II ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
This epic takes up where Superman, the movie leaves off. Superman deals witha trio of villians whose powers rival Superman's own.
Elephant ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Of all the creatures that walk this planet, the elephant is the largest, strongest, and among the most intelligent. From Sri Lanka to Kenya, ELEPHANT is a charming, sometimnes alarming, in-depth look at this magnificent animal and its precarious future. In Asia, watch man and beast work side-by-side in a land where the elephant is an object of worship and affection. In the open spaces of Africa, marvel at the behavior of wild elephants as they communicate over great distances. And finally, witness the birth of a baby elephant as it struggles to its feet for the very first time.
Born of fire ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Uses the Mount St. Helens and the Santorini volcanoes and the San Francisco earthquake as dramatic evidence that our planet's subterranean regions are active and continually changing. Explains the plate tectonics theory and accompanies scientists around the world as they study the boundaries between plates of the earth's crust where earthquakes and volcanoes may occur in the future.
Waiting for Godot a tragicomedy by Samuel Beckett ( Recording )
23 editions published between 1956 and 1980 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Compulsion ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Chicago, 1924. Two young men, one bossy and intimidating, the other sensitive and introverted, thought their superior intellect would enable them to pull off "The perfect crime." The result is a sensational case with defense attorney Jonathan Wilk putting capital punishment itself on trial.
Tornadoes ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Video photography of 46 tornadoes over the last 40 years. Includes 9 minutes of the Andover, Kansas tornado of 1991.
Compulsion ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
A riveting true story about the notorious 1924 Leopold-Loeb murder case. Brilliant attorney Clarence Darrow defended two wealthy Chicago teenagers who thought their superior intellect would enable them to execute the perfect crime. Darrow's history-making and controversial defense against capital punishment saved the boys from a death sentence.
Ulysses soliloquies of Molly and Leopold Bloom by James Joyce ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Excerpts from Ulysses. Siobhan McKenna and E.G. Marshall read soliliquies of Molly and Leopold Bloom.
Kennedy ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Centers on the presidential years and the loves, lives, triumphs and tragedies of one of the most controversial families of the 20th century. Covers historical events such as the Bay of Pigs invasion, the violent racial turmoil, the escalation of America's involvement in Vietnam and the Cuban Missle Crisis. Explores the private life of Kennedy, the tragic death of his infant son and his chronic womanizing. He was scrutinized by the FBI under the leadership of J. Edgar Hoover.
Nixon ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Takes a riveting look at the complex man whose chance at greatness was ultimately destroyed by his passion for power. His involvement in conspiracy jeopardized the nation's security and the presidency of the United States.
CBS Radio mystery theater. 67 (RU 1-1 [Jan. 1981]) ( Recording )
1,046 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Abused children African American men--Diseases Alabama--Macon County Antiquities Capital punishment Christmas films Civilization Comedy films Criminal procedure Detective and mystery radio programs Documentary films Drama Egypt Families Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Hawaii Historical films History Holidays Human anatomy Human body Human experimentation in medicine Human physiology Jurors Jury Legal films Made-for-TV movies Medical films (Motion pictures) Military campaigns Nonfiction films Parricide Pearl Harbor, Attack on (Hawaii : 1941) Rose, Reginald Social problem films Superman (Fictitious character) Superman films Syphilis Syphilis--Research Trials (Murder) Tuskegee Syphilis Study United States Vacations Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films War films World War (1939-1945)
Grunz, Everett Eugene, 1914-1998
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