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CBS Fox Video

Overview
Works: 1,830 works in 3,473 publications in 3 languages and 71,001 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Science fiction films  History  Comedy films  Action and adventure 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 1,838 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 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire
Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 1,031 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 890 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
Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

14 editions published between 1955 and 2000 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic musical in which a handsome young cowboy falls in love. The young couple is menaced by the hired man
The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and French and held by 733 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
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 727 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 667 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 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of cinematography as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 immortal movies. Traces the evolution and innovations of cinematography beginning in an era when the movie camera was a marvelous invention, and examines how the filmmaking process was complicated by new cinematic trends and technologies. Featured cinematographers: Gordon Willis, Greg Toland, William Fraker, Vittorio Storaro
A Room with a View by James Ivory( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All she wanted was a room with a view on her first trip to Florence. Little did she realize that her wish would lead her into impropriety, confusion, and passion
Modern times by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

16 editions published between 1936 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comedy with aspects of satire shows the effects of mass production on the lives of factory workers as exemplified by the main character. This is a silent film with music and sound affects by Chaplin
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1997 in English and held by 603 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 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Eyre is a orphaned girl who becomes a governess in the household of Mr. Rochester, a distinguished gentleman with a mysterious past
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 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blind flower girl falls in love with the little tramp and he with her. He helps her out of financial troubles through getting a job and with the aid of a rich friend. He pays for her to have an operation to restore her sight and does not know if she will still love him when she can see
Pride and prejudice, or, First impressions by Simon Langton( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 509 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 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Grunick is the perfect modern anchorman, with charm and good looks but no background for the job. Jane Craig, the brilliant producer, has the job of trying to make Tom look like a newsman. Then there is Aaron Altman, a dedicated reporter, utterly devoid of on-camera charisma, and jealous of Tom's success - with the public and Jane
The man from Snowy River by Fox Video (Firm)( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 404 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 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin plays the double role of the persecuted Jewish barber and Adenoid Hynkel, 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
Irving Stone's The agony and the ecstasy by Carol Reed( Visual )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 381 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 377 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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C.B.S. Fox Video

CBS/Fox Video, Inc.

EDV 18

EDV 18 19..-1991

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English (213)

French (3)

Spanish (2)