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CBS Fox Video

Overview
Works: 1,618 works in 3,352 publications in 3 languages and 79,847 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Television mini-series  History  Comedy films  Television adaptations  Historical films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by CBS Fox Video
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

38 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and held by 1,979 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. Stars, Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, and Carrie Fisher
South Pacific by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

20 editions published between 1958 and 2000 in English and held by 1,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American Navy nurse falls in love with a French plantation owner in the South Seas during World War II
Sister Wendy's story of painting by Wendy Beckett( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Wendy Beckett traces the roots of Western art from the cave paintings at Lascaux through the Middle Ages and to the end of the Gothic era. Some areas explored are: tomb paintings of ancient Egypt, Greek vases and statuary, Roman paintings of Pompeii, and the art and life of Tuscany
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

16 editions published between 1955 and 2000 in English and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic musical in which the handsome young cowboy who falls in love. The young couple is menaced by the hired man
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 1,094 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
Wallace & Gromit by Peter Viney( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,073 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
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 887 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
The sound of music by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and French and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical dramatization of the events which result when a young postulant becomes the governess of the seven Von Trapp children who live with their widowed father, a former captain in the Austrian navy
Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting( Visual )

9 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Doctor Dolittle, who learns how to communicate with animals
A Room with a View by E. M Forster( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 749 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 )

15 editions published between 1936 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 708 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 675 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 Charlotte Brontë( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 671 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
Fawlty Towers the complete collection by John Cleese( Visual )

29 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three comedies featuring the antics of Basil Fawlty, an incompetent and aggressively rude proprietor of a small English resort hotel
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2000 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
Pride & prejudice by Jane Austen( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amusing story of a young woman's adventures and misadventures in the society of the 19th century English gentry
City lights a comedy romance in pantomime by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

13 editions published between 1931 and 1999 in English and held by 594 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
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 460 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
Irving Stone's The agony and the ecstasy by Carol Reed( Visual )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 453 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
The man from Snowy River by A. B Paterson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horse roundups, courage, romance, and a family feud on the Australian frontier in the 1880s
 
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Alternative Names
C.B.S. Fox Video

CBS/Fox Video, Inc.

EDV 18

EDV 18 19..-1991

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English (236)

Spanish (2)

French (2)

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