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ABC Video Enterprises

Overview
Works: 449 works in 775 publications in 2 languages and 7,630 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Animated films  Television adaptations  Fantasy films  Spy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Music 
Roles: prn, Producer, Originator, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by ABC Video Enterprises
The architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright by Frank Lloyd Wright( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Views of many examples of Frank Lloyd Wright's architecture with discussion of features that make it unique. Also discusses his life and ideas
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakespeare's comedy of magic, mistaken identity, reconciliation, and self-discovery
Ailey dances( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ballet performance by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and other musical performances
History of the 20th century( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the 20th century in America, starting with the assassination of President McKinley, all the way through to the country's troubles dealing with the Ayatollah Khomeini
Ring of bright water by Gavin Maxwell( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man and his otter find adventure on the scenic coast of Scotland
The Eighteenth century woman( Visual )

7 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at an exhibit at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art entitled, "The eighteenth century woman," a vast collection of costumes, accessories, and objets d'art that reveal the unique ways in which fashionable eighteenth-century women made their presence felt in the society, art, and politics of their time
Alfred Hitchcock's Notorious by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When troubled beauty Alicia Huberman is recruited by American agent T.R. Devlin to inflitrate a German spy ring in postwar Rio, she accepts. When she receives orders to seduce a Nazi kingpin, Alicia must sacrifice the only happiness she's ever known for a perilous mission that could ultimately cost her and Devlin their lives
The great Hamlets( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first program, Trevor Nunn discusses the various forms of Shakespeare's character, Hamlet. In the second program, Trevor Nunn delves into the underlying dynamics of the play, the psychological aspects of Hamlet, the oedipal conflict, Hamlet's madness, and the political questions raised in the play. Includes interviews with the greatest interpreters of Hamlet from around the world including Laurence Olivier, Ben Kingsley, and Maximilian Schell. Describes their thoughts about the role, how to play it, and why it is such a great challenge
History rock( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cloris Leachman and a group of young friends share a lively half hour of catchy songs and sketches that make learning about history fun and easy
Grammar rock( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cloris Leachman and a group of young friends share a lively half hour of catchy songs and sketches that make learning about words and sentences fun and easy
School house rock! by Inc Scholastic Rock( Visual )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cloris Leachman and a group of young friends share a lively half hour of catchy songs and sketches that make learning about multiplication fun and easy
J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit( Visual )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated adaptation of the book of the same title by J.R.R. Tolkien. Concerns the adventures of Bilbo Baggins the hobbit and 13 dwarfs as they attempt to recapture their treasure from Smaug, the terrible dragon
Focus on the seventies( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nixon's presidency had to deal with unrest over Vietnam and ended with Nixon's resignation over the Watergate affair
The Romantic era( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four legendary Prima Ballerinas each perform a stunning pas de deux from ballets of the Romantic Era
The hobbit by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1983 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bilbo Baggins embarks on a journey to the world called Middle Earth. Animated
Olmsted and Central Park( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents many views of New York's Central Park as it is today and briefly traces the designing of this park by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux
History of the 20th century( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses archival photographs, sound recordings, and film footage to explore world events, sports, life-styles, and achievements during 1900-1909. Includes the assassination of President McKinley; the stream of immigrants into the Great American Melting Pot; Wild West shows that brought the untamed frontier to cities; the first motion pictures; the construction of the New York subway; Coney Island; and the marches of John Philip Sousa
Tintypes by Mary Kyte( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The five cast members portray a myriad of character types drawn from American society during the age of ragtime, including Teddy Roosevelt, Emma Goldman, and Anna Held, evoking the pride, nostalgia, suffering and optimism felt by Americans at the start of the last century
History of the 20th century( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses archival photographs, sound recordings, and film footage to explore world events, sports, life-styles and achievements during 1920-1929. America shifted from a rural to an urban society, signalling a new era of development which ended with a shattering crash in 1929. Includes the end of World War I; Prohibition in the U.S.; Al Capone's reign of terror in Chicago; the Sacco and Vanzetti executions; the age of the flapper; Lindbergh's solo flight across the Atlantic; the stock market crash on Black Thursday; Warren Harding; Calvin Coolidge; Herbert Hoover; the reorganization of the Ku Klux Klan; the founding of the NAACP; the Rotary and Kiwanis clubs; Johnny Weissmuller and his three gold medals; and Babe Ruth
Moonlighting( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fireworks begin when super model Maddie ends up with her assets in a sling after her embezzling business manager skips town. Left with only a few unprofitable business-cum-tax-write-offs, she sets out to liquidate them, including the detective agency run by brash wise guy Addison who convinces Maddie to swap modeling for detective work
 
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