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CBS Fox Video

Overview
Works: 1,962 works in 3,521 publications in 4 languages and 68,908 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  History  Science fiction films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Romance films  Western films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by CBS Fox Video
South Pacific by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

22 editions published between 1958 and 2000 in English and held by 1,820 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
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 1,003 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
The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and French and held by 713 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 )

16 editions published between 1955 and 2000 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 703 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
Visions of light( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring interviews with 29 cinematographers and directors, this film documents the story of cinematography since the conception of cinema at the turn of the 20th century as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 films, tracing the evolution of motion-picture photography and innovations of cinematography and examining how the filmmaking process was complicated by new cinematic trends and technologies
Doctor Dolittle by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

10 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of an Englishman who talks to animals and makes them understand
A Room with a View by James Ivory( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 615 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 )

15 editions published between 1936 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 599 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
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

12 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and French and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker, and Han Solo work together with robot duo R2-D2 and C-3PO to battle the evil Imperial Forces
Jane Eyre by Julian Amyes( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 551 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
The Empire strikes back by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

10 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and German and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rebels suffer a devastating attack by an Imperial army using AT-AT walkrs. Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca survive, and fight a running space battle against Imperial ships while Luke Skywalker seeks out Yoda, the ancient Jedi Master, to be trained as a true Jedi knight. Meanwhile Darth Vader is scheming to lure Luke to the Dark Side of the Force, or kill him in their final showdown in this 5th episode
The man from Snowy River by Fox Video (Firm)( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horse roundups, romance and a family feud on the Australian frontier in the 1880s
The Secret garden( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 394 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
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 392 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 great dictator by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stars Charlie Chaplin in two totally opposite roles: a Jewish barber facing the constant threat of storm troopers and religious persecution; the other, the dictator, Adenoid Hynkel
Sister Wendy's story of painting( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 359 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
The jewel of the Nile by Lewis Teague( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone's life is suddenly somersaulted back into the fast lane of far-flung pursuit when they learn of the mysterious, priceless Jewel of the Nile
The agony and the ecstasy by Carol Reed( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 357 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
Pride and prejudice, or, First impressions by Jane Austen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy young woman attempts to find love, as opposed to the "profitable match" that is expected of her
 
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C.B.S. Fox Video

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EDV 18 19..-1991

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English (169)

French (3)

Spanish (2)

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