WorldCat Identities

Vestron Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 782 works in 1,338 publications in 3 languages and 33,610 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Pictorial works  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Fiction  Fantasy television programs  Popular works  History  Motion pictures 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher, Copyright holder, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Vestron Video (Firm)
Incredible human machine ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using a variety of different photographic techniques, the viewer is taken on a tour of the human body
The dead by John Huston ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes place in turn-of-the century Dublin, at a holiday feast vibrant with food and spirit. A young couple at the party, Gretta and Gabriel Conroy, seem to have everything to be grateful for. But that night, a tenor's voice recalls poignant memories, and Gabriel learns of his wife's unforgotten young love
Dirty dancing by Emile Ardolino ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and French and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a summer romance in 1963. A naive 17-year-old, Baby, meets an experienced hotel dance instructor, Johnny, while she is vacationing with her parents at a resort in the Catskills
Platoon by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 584 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
Secrets of the Titanic ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in Spanish and English and held by 464 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 Great whales by Nicolas Noxon ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary on whales, including information on their anatomy, communication and migration patterns
Sharks by Nicolas Noxon ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents research underway on the variety of species of sharks, their feeding habits, sensory abilities, and behavioral oddities, and tells how th fish is wrongfully maligned. University of Maryland professor and shark enthusiast Eugenie Clark takes the viewer along on her underwater explorations and to Japan to witness cultural ceremonies that attend the shark fishing season
The Explorers a century of discovery by - ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents 100 years of explorations participated in or chronicled by the National Geographic Society
Egypt quest for eternity by Miriam Birch ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Host E.G. Marshall looks at the ancient Egyptians who spent their whole lifetime preparing for life after death. Shows how the monuments and temples they left behind celebrate the power and mystery of their civilization. Highlights the works of Ramses
Rain forest by David Hughes ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 414 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
African wildlife ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed in Namibia's Etosha National Park over a two year period capturing extraordinary close-ups of animal behavior
Land of the tiger ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 391 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
The Lion, the witch & the wardrobe by C. S Lewis ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of two brothers and two sisters who cross through an enchanted wardrobe closet into the magical world of Narnia
Jerusalem within these walls by Miriam Birch ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 353 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
Save the panda by Miriam Birch ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows two scientists, one American and the other Chinese, as they trek through a Chinese nature preserve in search of giant pandas
Young guns by Christopher Cain ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of Billy the Kid and his gang as they move from prairie trash to demi-gods
Yukon passage ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary about four young men who retrace the passage of oldtime prospectors who flocked to the gold-rich Klondike in 1897-98
Atocha, quest for treasure ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 304 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
Australia's improbable animals ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Narrated by Leslie Nielsen, this documentary examines the curious life forms found in Australia
Living treasures of Japan ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Narrated by Jose Ferrer, this documentary examines the "living treaures", the master craftsmen, of Japan. This program takes you into the homes and workshops of these remarkable people charged with exhibiting their works and teaching their artistry to apprentices
 
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Alternative Names
Vestron (Firm)
Languages
English (102)
Spanish (2)
French (1)