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Vestron Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 786 works in 1,392 publications in 3 languages and 24,880 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War films  Musical films  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Western films  Romance films  Dance films  Historical films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher, Copyright holder, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Vestron Video (Firm)
Dirty dancing by Emile Ardolino( Visual )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in English and French and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baby, 17 years old and all idealistic innocence, is vacationing with her parents in the Catskills. While exploring the resort grounds late one evening, she is drawn to the staff quarters by stirring music. There she meets Johnny, the hotel dance instructor. Mesmermized by the sexy beats and uninhibited movements of dirty dancing Baby soon becomes Johnny's prize pupil - in dance and in love
Incredible human machine by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey throught the human body
Platoon by Oliver Stone( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seen through the eyes of a young college drop-out, the Vietnam war is a deadly nightmare--whether fighting the Vietcong, or struggling with a platoon's allegiance divided between its own sergeants
The dead by John Huston( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1904 holiday feast in Dublin, vibrant with food and spirit, strongly affects a young couple when a tenor's voice recalls poignant memories of unforgotten young love
Secrets of the Titanic( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in Spanish and English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armed with sophisticated equipment, Dr. Robert Ballard of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and his team of researchers become the first humans to see and photograph the Titanic since its sinking more than 70 years ago
The Explorers : a century of discovery by -( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 100 years of explorations participated in or chronicled by the National Geographic Society
The Great whales by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientists and conservationists study and document the anatomy, communication and migratory patterns of a variety of whale species
Rain Forest by David Hughes( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits the rain forests of Costa Rica to look at the animal life found there. Warns of the wonders to be lost on a world scale if human encroachment of the world's rain forests continues
Land of the tiger by Valmik Thapar( Visual )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in India, this film gives an intimate portrait of the tiger--showing it stalking and catching a deer, confronting crocodiles, and a female tiger nursing her young cubs
African wildlife( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in Namibia's Etosha National Park over the course of two years, this film captures extraordinary close-ups of animal behavior: a wildebeest giving birth, a zebra mother successfully defending her foal from the swift attack of a cheetah, and a young springbuck alerting his herd to the presence of a predator with stiff-legged leaps
Egypt : quest for eternity by Miriam Birch( Visual )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience the history of Egypt through exploring along the River Nile, visiting the great temples of Luxor and Karnak and entering the elaborately decorated tombs where the kings and queens are buried. Join Egyptologists as they explain and interpret the riddles of Egypt's past
Sharks by Nicolas Noxon( Visual )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A special study of sharks with Ron and Valerie Taylor
The Lion, the witch and the wardrobe by C. S Lewis( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers and two sisters cross through an enchanted wardrobe closet into the magical world of Narnia, the land of talking animals and mythical creatures. They discover that Narnia is under the evil power of the White Witch, who brings eternal winter to the land. It is up to the children to join the noble Aslan to bring springtime and happiness back to Narnia
Save the panda by Miriam Birch( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High in the bamboo-forested mountain ranges of central China lives the elusive and endangered giant panda. Over time, their numbers have swindled due to human encroachment and climatic changes. Join scientists as they track these rare creatures through nearly impenetrable bamboo in an effort to learn more about the panda and ultimately increase its chance of survival
Yukon passage by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary about four young men who retrace the passage of oldtime prospectors who flocked to the gold-rich Klondike during the period 1897-1898
Jerusalem : within these walls by Miriam Birch( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kaleidoscopic view of Jerusalem and its people as they are today--the remarkable outcome of 3,000 years of history, hope, and faith
Young guns by Christopher Cain( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1878, Lincoln County. John Tunstall, a British ranchowner, hires six rebellious boys as "regulators" to protect his ranch against the ruthless Santa Fe Ring. When Tunstall is killed in an ambush, the Regulators, declare war on the Ring. As their vendetta turns into a bloody rampage, they are branded outlaws, becoming the objects of the largest manhunt in Western history
Australia's improbable animals( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the distant island continent in search of strange and curious creatures
Atocha, quest for treasure( Visual )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a 16-year search, Mel Fisher finds many of the riches from the Spanish galleon Nuestra Señora de Atocha that sank off the coast of Key West in 1622
A Beaver pond( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family of industrious beavers creates and maintains a serene pond that supports an entire community of plants and animals
 
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