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CBS Fox Video

Overview
Works: 1,815 works in 3,459 publications in 3 languages and 71,394 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Science fiction films  History  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Historical films  Television adaptations  Television mini-series 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by CBS Fox Video
South Pacific by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

20 editions published between 1958 and 2000 in English and held by 1,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Pacific theater during World War II, this musical film explores the theme of racial prejudice in two parallel stories--that of a Navy nurse's love for a plantation owner with two Eurasian children, and a Marine lieutenant's love for a native woman
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

40 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and French and held by 1,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the rebel leaders map their strategy for an all-out attack on the Emperor's newer, bigger and dreaded Death Star, Han Solo remains frozen and imprisoned in the cavernous desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, the most loathsome outlaw in the universe, who is also keeping Princess Leia as a slave girl. Meanwhile, Luke Skywalker, now a master of The Force, rescues his friends. But the young leader cannot become a true Jedi Knight until he wages his own crucial battle against his evil father, Darth Vader, who has sworn to win him over to the Dark Side
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A smooth-talking carny barker falls in love with a millworker in Maine. The night before the birth of his daughter he is killed while committing a robbery. Now in heaven, years later, he returns to earth for one day to teach his daughter a valuable lesson
A matter of loaf and death by Nick Park( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wave of sheep rustling sweeps the countryside, but Wallace and Gromit are too busy with their new window washing service to notice even the lamb that's consuming their home a mouthful at a time. It's going to take a daring jailbreak, the help of a whole flock of sheep, and a wild and wooly chase before Wallace and Gromit can unravel the mystery behind this incredible yarn
The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and French and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl named Maria is uncertain about her decision to enter a religious order. While deciding what to do, she becomes the governess of the seven Von Trapp children who live with their widowed father, a former captain in the Austrian navy
Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

14 editions published between 1955 and 2000 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical about the frontier life in territorial Oklahoma. Originally a Broadway musical
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thrust onto the throne at a young age, Henry V struggles to become a decisive leader and win the loyalty of his subjects. After being insulted by an emissary from the French king, Henry asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France. He gathers his army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe
Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting( Visual )

11 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor finds out he can understand what animals are saying. When the animals find out, his world is turned upside down
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A laserdisc version of the film. This documentary is both a survey and a celebration of the art of cinematography featuring excerpts from more than one hundred feature films and clips from interviews with leading cinematographers such as Nestor Almendros, Vilmos Zsigmond, Lazslo Kovacs, Sven Nykvist, Conrad Hall and Haskell Wexler
A Room with a View by James Ivory( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1907, this comedy centers on Miss Lucy Honeychurch, an upper class young English woman whose inherent passion for life is stifled until a trip to Italy where she tastes impetuousness and begins to take her life into her own hands
Modern times by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

16 editions published between 1936 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A devastating satire on the effects of mass production on the lives of factory workers, with Charlie as a factory worker, jailbird, night watchman, and a singing waiter. Primarily a silent film with music and sound effects, but voices emanate from TV sets and radios
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1997 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Mary comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden
Jane Eyre by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the Charlotte Bronte classic about a lonely orphan who learns to survive by relying on her independence and intelligence. As a grown woman she obtains a position as governess to the daughter of the mysterious Mr. Rochester. Just as she is about to win the happiness with him that she has long deserved, a dark secret comes to light
City lights : a comedy romance in pantomime by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1931 and 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tramp befriends a blind flower girl who comes to believe that he's a wealthy man. When he learns that an operation can restore her sight, he sets out to earn the money and suceeds, but eventually winds up in jail. While he is there, the girl has the operation and afterwards yearns to meet her benefactor
Pride and prejudice, or, First impressions by Simon Langton( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amusing story of a young woman's adventures and misadventures in the society of the 19th century English gentry
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three ambitious workaholics are set loose in a network TV newsroom where their professional and personal lives become hopelessly cross-wired. It all adds up to one explosivly funny romantic triangle!
The man from Snowy River by Fox Video (Firm)( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horse roundups, courage, romance, and a family feud on the Australian frontier in the 1880s
The great dictator by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin plays the double role of the persecuted Jewish barber and Adenoid Hynkel, maniacal dictator of Tomania. The barber is imprisoned, escapes, and is finally mistaken for the dictator at which point he makes an impassioned, humanistic speech which amazes the dictator's followers. Satirical comedy
Irving Stone's The agony and the ecstasy by Carol Reed( Visual )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical drama depicting Michelangelo's artistic conflicts with Pope Julius II, who commissions him to paint the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel
Sister Wendy's story of painting( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Wendy Beckett travels throughout the world to explore paintings from cave drawings, through the Renaissance, and all the way to New Yorks's Soho scene
 
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EDV 18 19..-1991

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