Most widely held works about ABC-TV (Australia)
Most widely held works by ABC-TV (Australia)
Charlie Brown's Christmas tales ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
While Linus writes his letters and Santa, Lucy tries her best to be nice, Charlie Brown and Sally wait up for Santa and Snoopy has a run in with a ferocious cat next door.
Home alone 4 taking back the house ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
It's Christmas and Kevin is in trouble again. While with his dad at his new girlfriend's mansion, burglars try to rob the house, but Kevin might finally put these crooks on ice forever!
Roots, the next generations ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
Continuation of the chronicle of Alex Haley's family history, covering from 1882 through the 1970's.
Life on Mars. The complete series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
NYPD detective Sam Tyler finds himself walking both sides of the line between delusion and reality, when he is suddenly hurtled back in time to 1973 after being struck in an 2008 car accident. As Sam continues to figure out why he is struck in 1973, he continues to clash with colleagues and superiors over police procedure as they pursue a robbery suspect. A decorated Vietman War vet is beaten to death; a Puerto Rican man is accused of throwing a black girl off the roof of a building; a hostage situation takes place at the psychiatric ward of a hospital; a bank robbery involving the Russian mob starts a turf war; a councilman is shot and killed in the station causing it to go on lockdown.
The search for Jesus ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
The Search for Jesus is a journalist's exploration of the historical figure of Jesus. Peter Jennings goes to the Holy Land and searches for clues to who Jesus was, and what we can know about his childhood, brief adult life and the circumstances of his death.
The Scooby-Doo Dynomutt hour. The complete series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the outlandish animated union of man and beast to solve crimes, and brings comic relief to the kid in everyone!
Evening primrose ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Unable to cope with the pressures of the outside world, a poet hides inside a locked department store. But as night falls, he discovers a group of hermits who've been living there for years. Among them is Ella, a frightened girl who desperately wants to leave.
Samantha who? The complete second season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Sam finds out that she was a dancer before she contracted amnesia; Sam decides to take a trip to Africa; Dr. Adams asks Sam to participate in a clinical trial; Sam meets a troubled young lady while doing community service; Sam thinks it's all right for Todd to be her friend while dating Owen; Sam has to perform damage control after she invites Owen to her parents for dinner.
The best of Hootenanny ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Hootenanny was a half-hour showcase for folk music broadcast by ABC between April 1963 and September 1964. In addition to folk music, the show featured comedians and gospel, jazz, and country performers. This compilation taken from kinescopes presents highlights from the show, including performances by Judy Collins, Johnny Cash, Carly Simon (as part of the Simon Sisters), Woody Allen, and Bill Cosby.
Eli Stone. The complete second season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
When Eli Stone starts having strange visions, his job, relationships and sanity are in jeopardy. Do these crazy illusions have a purpose?
ABC Wide World of Sports 40 years of glory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
For the first time ever on DVD, you can relive the greatest moments from one of the most popular and beloved shows in American sports history. For over 40 years, ABC's Wide World of Sports brought America face-to-face with sports pinnacles and perils. Hosted by Jim McKay, the program was an instant classic, showcasing a diverse collection of sports from around the globe that captivated audiences everywhere. From Lance Armstrong's first amazing Tour de France win to Nadia Comaneci's dramatic Olympic feats, and Evel Knielvel's death-defying motorcycle jumps, rediscover the unforgettable legacy of Wide World of Sports.
The Story of mothers & daughters ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Over 500 women were interviewed for this film about mother/daughter relationships.
Plastic man the complete collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
This animated program was shown right after The Superfriends on the ABC Network in the late 1970's. It featured various adventures of the DC Comics superhero Plastic Man.
Alias. The complete third season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Double agent Sydney Bristow faces the greatest challenge of her life when her mother, an enemy long thought dead, turns herself in to the CIA. As family relationships change and Sydney's friends take on new roles, her life becomes even more tangled and dangerous. Sydney fights to reclaim her life and the action builds to a spectacular climax.
Au pair 3 adventures in paradise ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Eight years have passed since the events of Au Pair, and newly graduated as his high school's valedictorian, Alexander Caldwell joins his visiting sister, college freshman Katie and her roommate Ariana on a family summer vacation with father Oliver and stepmother Jenny. Oliver and Jenny's current nanny declines to join them and the over-worked parents/executives must take care of their newborn baby Sarah in Puerto Rico.
Rookie blue. The complete first season ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Five young, ambitious cops, fresh out of the Academy, are plunged into the world of big-city policing on their very first day on the job, a world where even the smallest mistake can have life-or-death consequences, coupled with some serious emotional fallout. These rookies are about to learn that no amount of training can prepare them for life on the street.
Storytellers of the Pacific ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Documents personal stories and histories of indigenous peoples living on the lands around the Pacific Ocean. Program 1 examines the question of how people communicate and establish their ethnic identity. Includes interviews with Miwok Indians, Samoans, native Hawaiians, and Chamorros of Guam. Program 2 explores issues of self determination through four cultures who've had to struggle to keep their cultures intact. Includes interviews with the Nisqually Indians of the Pacific Northwest, Seri Indians of the Sonoran Desert, New Mexico, and the Aleut of Pribiloff Islands, Alaska.
The Tenth dancer ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Documentary on the revival of classical dancing in Cambodia, where nine out of ten classical dancers were killed during the Pol Pot regime in the 1970s. The program focuses on master teacher Em Theay and her star pupil Sok Chea, who recall their ordeals under Pol Pot and talk about their present efforts and their hopes for the future. In addition to views of Em Theay, Sok Chea, and others in classes, rehearsals and performances, the program includes historical background on Cambodian classical dancing and archival footage of dancers of the past.
Long way to the top stories of Australian rock n' roll ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
A time capsule of music, news, fashion and politics of Australian and New Zealand rock and roll. This series captures it all from the bodgie sex parties and surfie culture to Vietnam and the Sunbury near-death experience; from pub rock and Australia's own sharpies to glam rock, punk, grunge, dance and more.
Castle. The complete second season, Disc 5 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Best-selling mystery novelist Rick Castle's unique approach to crime solving may have won over Detective Kate Beckett, but their relationship is still on rocky ground.
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