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CBS Fox Video

Overview
Works: 1,888 works in 3,315 publications in 2 languages and 86,690 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Interviews  Television programs  Love stories  Musical films  Television adaptations  Juvenile works 
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 )
19 editions published between 1958 and 2000 in English and held by 2,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American Navy nurse falls in love with a French plantation owner in the South Seas during World War II
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Visual )
16 editions published between 1955 and 2000 in English and held by 1,202 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
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 993 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
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )
16 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and held by 940 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
The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 924 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
Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting( Visual )
8 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of an Englishman who talks to animals and makes them understand
A room with a view by E. M Forster( Visual )
10 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 840 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 763 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
Jane Eyre by Julian Amyes( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 737 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
The Secret garden by British Broadcasting Corporation( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells a story about two young cousins who cultivate an abandoned garden
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former carousel barker Billy Bigelow returns to Earth from heaven to help his high school daughter, previously unknown to him because before she was born, he was killed as he attempted a robbery
Pride and prejudice, or, First impressions by Simon Langton( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amusing story of a young woman's adventures and misadventures in the society of the 19th century English gentry
Return of the Jedi by George Lucas( Visual )
11 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 677 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. Now a master of The Force, Luke Skywalker rescues his friends, but he cannot become a true Jedi Knight until he wages his own crucial battle against Darth Vader who has sworn to win Luke over to the Dark Side of The Force
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 649 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
The Empire strikes back by George Lucas( Visual )
10 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rebels suffer a devastating attack by an Imperial army using AT-AT Walkers. 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
City lights a comedy romance in pantomime by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )
9 editions published between 1931 and 1999 in English and held by 587 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
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( Visual )
9 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 523 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
Sister Wendy's story of painting by Wendy Beckett( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 512 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 man from Snowy River by George Miller( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Horse roundups, romance and a family feud on the Australian frontier in the 1880s
The agony and the ecstasy by Carol Reed( Visual )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 486 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
 
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Alternative Names
C.B.S. Fox Video
CBS/Fox Video, Inc.
EDV 18
EDV 18 19..-1991
Languages
English (171)
Spanish (2)
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