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Vestron Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 781 works in 1,343 publications in 3 languages and 32,845 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Pictorial works  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Fiction  Popular works  Fantasy television programs  History  Motion pictures 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher, Copyright holder, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A journey throught the human body
The dead by John Huston( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In turn-of-the-century Dublin at a holiday feast, a young couple, Gretta and Gabriel Conroy, seem to have everything to be thankful 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 614 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 572 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 454 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
Sharks by Nicolas Noxon( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 434 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 Great whales by Nicolas Noxon( Visual )
8 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary on whales, including information on their anatomy, communication and migration patterns
The Explorers a century of discovery by -( Visual )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 422 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 416 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
Rain forest by David Hughes( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 401 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 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed in Namibia's Etosha National Park, this video captures the realities of birth, death and survival within the animal world
Land of the tiger ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 385 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 350 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
Save the panda by Miriam Birch( Visual )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 340 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
Young guns by Christopher Cain( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five young outcasts team up with Billy the Kid to go against corrupt officials in a small New Mexico town
Jerusalem within these walls by Miriam Birch( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the principle religious faiths--Christianity, Judaism, Islam--which co-exist within Jerusalem. Looks at some of the people who choose to co-exist within the city's bounds while preserving their cultural differences
Yukon passage ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows four adventurers as they travel through the frozen reaches of Canada and Alaska, along the Yukon River and into the Arctic Circle, covering 1,800 miles on foot, skis, log raft, and dogsled
Australia's improbable animals ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explore the distant island continent in search of strange and curious creatures
Atocha, quest for treasure ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 291 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
Living treasures of Japan ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 287 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)