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Playhouse Video

Overview
Works: 256 works in 457 publications in 1 language and 12,288 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Animated films  Short films  Television adaptations  Animated television programs  Children's television programs  Comedy films 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Playhouse Video
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The Lorax by Seuss( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Lorax" is a lovable creature who speaks for the trees, trying to stop the profit-greedy Once-ler from destroying the forest
Johnny Appleseed by Troll Associates( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Johnny Appleseed, the American legend, who traveled the frontier wearing a burlap sack, sporting a pot for a hat, and carrying a pouch full of apple seeds."--Container
Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat by Seuss( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young children face the sad prospect of rainy day boredom. Then in walks the madcap mischief-maker who won't leave till he finds his moss-covered, three handled gredunza. The search virtually destroys the house, only to be magically cleaned-up by the Cat in the Hat in just the nick of time. The afternoon becomes fun indeed!
How to eat fried worms by Thomas Rockwell( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy wants a dirt bike so badly he makes a bet with his friends that for fifty dollars he'll eat a worm every day for fifteen days. Animated
Cinderella by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interpretive fairy tale of the young girl whose fairy godmother helps her win the love of the prince despite her evil stepmother and two stepsisters
A tree grows in Brooklyn by Elia Kazan( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Película que nos cuenta la infancia de una niña, describiendo sus relaciones con amigos, parientes irlandeses, etc. en el barrio de Brooklyn de principios de siglo
The Little Colonel by David Butler( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old-fashioned Southern colonel has disowned his daughter for marrying a Yankee and resists all entreaties for a reconciliation until he succumbs to the charms of his little granddaughter
Halloween is Grinch night by Seuss( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sleepy peace of Hooville is disturbed by the howling soursweet wind, signaling the beginning of Grinch Night. Soon the evil Grinch sets forth with his dreaded paraphernalia wagon to terrorize the villagers, all of whom are paralyzed with fear. But one little boy, young Eukariah, sets out to save his family and town
The Three little pigs by James Marshall( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Faerie Tale Theatre presentation of The Three Little Pigs features Jeff Goldblum as the Big Bad Wolf, and Billy Crystal as the smart pig. Ingenious sets, colorful costumes, and hilarious make-up superbly bring this children's classic to life
Conrack by Martin Ritt( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an idealistic, innovative teacher on a remote South Carolina island. His unorthodox teaching methods bring him into conflict with the reactionary school superintendent
Dr. Seuss Green eggs and ham and other stories by Seuss( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Green eggs and ham: the Seuss classic about the wiley Sam-I-Am whose favorite dish is an abomination. Until it's finally tasted, and savored!
Annie Oakley by George Stevens( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamie Lee Curtis stars as the famous Little Miss Sure Shot, Annie Oakley, in this chaming portrayal of the legendary shooting markswoman
The Princess and the pea by H. C Andersen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prince's domineering mother insists on an unusual test to find a true princess
The gunfighter by Henry King( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Old West, this is the tale of a man frustrated in his quest for a peaceful, law-abiding existence, both by his past and an all too violent present
Winnie-the-Pooh( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four Winnie-the-Pooh stories told by Winnie Rushton
Casey at the bat by Ernest Lawrence Thayer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even on the fateful day when Casey strikes out, he remains the hero who brought joy back to Mudville, saved the town stadium, and gave America it's national pastime
Music and feelings by Fred Rogers( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mister Rogers celebrates the many ways music touches our lives. Talking about feelings can be hard, but letting the people who love us know how we feel is an important part of growing
The legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of the new schoolmaster, Ichabod Crane, the local bully, Brom Bones, and the ghost, the Headless Horseman
The littlest rebel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only a plea to President Lincoln can help when the father of a plantation girl is arrested and charged with espionage against the Yankees
 
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Alternative Names
CBS Fox Video. Playhouse Video

Languages
English (77)

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Casey at the bat