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Works: 3,158 works in 5,598 publications in 4 languages and 258,723 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television series  Television adaptations  Fantasy television programs  Action and adventure television programs  Film adaptations  History  Historical television programs  Television mini-series  Comedy films 
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Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Most widely held works by Home Box Office (Firm)
My big fat Greek wedding by Nia Vardalos( Visual )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toula is a quiet, devoted daughter in a big, crazy Greek family. Working in her father's restaurant, she hides behind her family and keeps the world at a distance. One day at the restaurant she finds herself pouring coffee for a man who inspires her to change her life, and the way she sees the world ... forever
True blood( Visual )

36 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 2,839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The small town of Bon Temps, Louisiana, boasts a wide array of colorful locals. Sookie Stackhouse is a sweet and innocent waitress who hides her powerful ability to read minds. Bill Compton is a 173 year-old vampire who's just moved back to town. Sookie's brother Jason is a ladies' man who can't seem to stay out of trouble. Tough-as-nails Tara is Sookie's loyal best friend and Sam is the owner of Merlotte's who tries to keep his feelings for Sookie to himself. Lafayette is a man about town who's always cooking up something illicit
John Adams by John Adams (Television program)( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While our new nation was suffering attacks from both within and without, John Adams had a vision of a nation of liberty and justice for all. He guided his peers--General George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson--in setting the values and agenda for a glorious, free America. Adams and his wife Abigail refined these ambitious democratic ideals, and their partnership became one of the most moving love stories in American history
Boardwalk empire( Visual )

19 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlantic City, 1921. In a city whose fortunes have soared in the wake of Prohibition, Nucky Thompson is paying a steep price for wielding ultimate power in 'the world's playground'. Though the 1920 election is over, Nucky finds himself the target of a federal investigation for vote tampering, and an insurrection by those he counted among his closest allies
Temple Grandin by Mick Jackson( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 2,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engaging portrait of an autistic young woman who became, through timely mentoring and sheer force of will, one of America's most remarkable success stories
Curb your enthusiasm( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 2,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry's got it all: a loving wife, good friends, a successful carreer, and a great home. He is prone to speaking the unspeakable, honest to the point of insensitivity, Larry is a walking victim of misunderstandings and missed opportunities
Game of thrones by Sean Bean( Visual )

31 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the scheming south and the savage eastern lands, to the frozen north and the ancient wall that protects the realm from the mysterious darkness beyond, the powerful families of the Seven Kingdoms are locked in a battle for the Iron Throne
Band of Brothers by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of Easy Company, 506th Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army. Drawn from the interviews with survivors of Easy Company, as well as soldiers' journals and letters, Band of Brothers chronicles the experiences of these men who knew extraordinary bravery and extraordinary fear"--Container
The Sopranos by David Chase( Visual )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 2,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Tony's mother and uncle plotting against him, his older sister Janice wreaking her own special kind of havoc, and the very real threat that one of his closest allies is wired by the FBI, Tony needs the support of his psychiatrist more than ever
The Sopranos( Visual )

26 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 2,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Soprano is a middle-aged, Italian-American businessman in New Jersey with a wife, a daughter, a son, and an elderly mother. He's got a psychiatrist to tell all his secrets to, except the one she already knows. He's also a mob boss facing several crises. Rival boss Johnny Sack is in prison and the always tense relations between the New Jersey and New York families are strained through the unpredictable behavior of Sack's surrogates
Game of thrones by Peter Dinklage( Visual )

23 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 2,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lannisters barely hold on to the throne after a savage naval onslaught from Stannis Baratheon, while stirrings in the north threaten to alter the overall balance of power. Robb Stark, King in the North, faces major calamity in his efforts to build on his victories over the Lannisters while beyond the Wall, Mance Rayder and his huge army of wildlings continue their inexorable march south. Across the Narrow Sea, Daenerys Targaryen--reunited with her three fast-maturing dragons--attempts to raise an army to sail with her from Essos, in hopes of eventually claiming the Iron Throne. In Season 3 of this original series based on George R.R. Martin's bestselling books, the battling families of Westeros continue to clash as bonds are strained, loyalties are tested, and cruel fates are met
4 Little Girls by Spike Lee( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 2,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a bomb tears through the basement of a black Baptist church on a peaceful fall morning, it takes the lives of four young girls; Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Addie Mae Collins. This racially motivated crime, taking place at a time when the civil rights movement is burning with a new flame, could have doused that flame forever. Instead it fuels a nation's outrage and brings Birmingham, Alabama to the forefront of America's concern
Sex and the city : the movie by Michael King( Visual )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 2,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We find Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte, and Miranda four years after the series ended. As they continue to juggle careers, relationships, motherhood and life in Manhattan, they realize that true friendship never goes out of style
Game of thrones( Visual )

13 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the season begins, encouraged by the Red Wedding slaughter in the Riverlands that wiped out many of their Stark nemeses, the Lannisters' hold on the Iron Throne remains intact. But can they survive their own egos as well as new and ongoing threats from the south, north and east?
When the Levees Broke : a Requiem in Four Acts by Spike Lee( Visual )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world watched in horror as Hurrican Katrina hit New Orleans on August 29, 2005. Many were shocked, not only by the scale of the disaster, but the slow, inept and disorganized response of the emergency and recovery efforts. Structured into four acts, each dealing with a different aspect of the events that preceded and followed Katrina's catastrophic passage through New Orleans. Tells the heartbreaking personal stories of those who endured this harrowing ordeal and survived to tell the tale
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adela Quested is a plucky young woman who journeys from England with the free-spirited Mrs. Moore. Flouting convention, the two women accompany the handsome Dr. Azis on a tour of the mysterious Marabar Caves. But things turn ugly when Adela returns scratched and bloodied from the expedition. As British authorities urge her to press charges against Aziz, the line separating truth and fantasy begin to blur
My big fat Greek wedding 2 by Nia Varsalos( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to the highly successful 2002 motion picture, surprise: a hitherto unmentioned Portokalos family secret is sufficiently likelihood-bending as to force the previous film's characters out of large-screen retirement and back into our hearts for another big and fat Greek wedding
The Pacific by Jeremy Podeswa( Visual )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten-part miniseries that delivers a realistic portrait of WWII's Pacific Theatre as seen through the intertwined odysseys of three U.S. Marines - Robert Leckie, John Basilone, and Eugene Sledge
Game of thrones by Peter Dinklage( Visual )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This season begins with a power vacuum that protagonists across Westeros and Essos look to fill. At Castle Black, Jon Snow struggles to balance the demands of the Night's Watch with those of the newly-arrived Stannis Baratheon, who styles himself as the rightful king of Westeros. Meanwhile, Cersei scrambles to hold on to power in King's Landing amidst the Tyrells and the rise of a religious group led by the enigmatic High Sparrow, while Jamie embarks on a secret mission. Across the Narrow Sea, Arya seeks an old friend while a fugitive Tyrion finds a new cause. And as danger mounts in Meereen, Daenerys Targaryen finds that her tenuous hold on the city requires some hard sacrifices. This season features some of the most explosive scenes yet, as the promise that "winter is coming" becomes more ominous than ever before."--Container
Game of thrones( Visual )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the shocking developments at the end of season 5 -- including Jon Snow's bloody fate at the hands of Castle Black mutineers, Daenerys' near-demise at the fighting pits of Meereen, and Cersei's public humiliation in the streets of King's Landing -- survivors from all parts of Westeros and Essos regroup to press forward, inexorably, towards their uncertain individual fates. Familiar faces will forge new alliances to bolster their strategic chances at survival, while new characters will emerge to challenge the balance of power in the east, west, north and south
 
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