Carlton International Media Limited
Most widely held works by Carlton International Media Limited
Broadway the American musical ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,463 libraries worldwide
This documentary series details the razzle-dazzle history of a unique American art form. Each episode chronicles a different era and features the Broadway shows and songs that defined the period. The series draws on feature films, rare television moments, archival news footage, original cast recordings, still photos, diaries, journals, first person accounts, and on-camera interviews with many of the principals involved in creating the American musical.
Skinwalkers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 796 libraries worldwide
The Navajo Tribal Police investigate the murder of a medicine man. At the crime scene is a partially completed pictograph. One clue sends a chill through a young officer: the arrow used in the killing has a tip of human bone, a sign that a Navajo spirit - a "skinwalker"--Is at work.
The eagle has landed ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
Sixteen German paratroopers are dropped on the coast of England with orders to bring Churchill back to Hitler.
Oliver Twist ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Oliver is a penniless orphan at the Parish Workhouse. After he is forced by the other boys to ask for more food, he is sold as an apprentice to a miserly undertaker. He runs away and is taken in by Fagin, a thief who is in league with a murderous pair determined to see that Oliver never inherits the fortune he deserves. Life twists and turns again for Oliver, landing him in alternately dangerous and hopeful circumstances.
The life and death of Colonel Blimp ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
Based on cartoonist David Low's parody of the old-fashioned British professional soldier, set in his ways and unable to adapt to the brutality of modern war. This story follows the career of Clive Candy, at first an idealistic, young Boer War hero, then a brigadier general, serving honorably in World War I. Finally, by World War II, he has become a bald, overweight, querulous old man, angry that his age and military experience are held in contempt, and bewildered that his lifelong code of gentlemanly conduct has become an anachronism in a world threatened by a monster like Hitler.
Goodbye, Mr. Chips ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Arthur Chipping is the new Latin master at an English boy's boarding school. The eccentric schoolmaster lives a full, rich life within the cloistered school, defined by his role as the intellectual shepherd of generations of young students. Then while traveling through the countryside on summer holiday, he unexpected falls in love. His new wife ignites his passion and brings him out of his shell. Spans over 50 years in the life of Mr. Chipping.
A woman of independent means ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
At the turn of the century, a time when women had few choices, Bess Steed Garner inherits a legacy - not only of wealth but of determination and desire, making her truly a woman of independent means. Adapted from the epistolary novel, this film follow the life of Bess Steed Garner from her childhood in 1899 to her death in 1977. Bess endures life's trials and triumphs of life with unfailing courage and indomitable spirit: the sacrifices love sometimes requires of the heart, the flaws and rewards of marriage, the often-tested bond between mother and child, and the will to defy a society that demands conformity.
Warrior queen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
The story of Boudica, queen of the Iceni in first-century Briton, who united the tribes of Briton in rebellion against Roman occupation.
A Thief of time ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
"Navajo tribal cops Joe Leaphorn (Wes Studi) and Jim Chee (Adam Beach) delve into the netherworld of illegal archaeological excavations, purloined pots, and slain pot hunters, set against a backdrop of Navajo witches, spirits, and lore."
The last seduction ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
Bridget Gregory makes her husband Clay steal more than half a million dollars, and then steals it from him. Hiding out in a small town, she grabs the first man she sees, Mike, to keep her cover. When Clay tracks her down, she stands to lose everything unless she can use her sexual power over Mike to lead him to murder.
The worst witch ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
No matter how hard she tries to master potions and flying, Mildred is still the worst student at Miss Cackle's International Academy for Witches.
Sharpe's sword ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Sharpe is sent to protect El Mirador, Wellington's best spy, and finds himself a target of Colonel Leroux, a ferocious French swordsman who has been commanded to capture El Mirador. When Sharpe is wounded in battle, a mute French convent girl comes to his aid.
Antony and Cleopatra ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
In this adaptation from the Royal Shakespeare Company, Roman nobleman Marc Antony falls in love with Egyptian queen Cleopatra to tragic ends.
Inspector Morse. Last bus to Woodstock ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse uncovers a web of intrigue, blackmail and hidden passion in a local insurance office, when he investigates the death of a young secretary.
A rather English marriage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
When their wives die on the same day in the same hospital, two men become two lonely widowers struggling to rebuild their lives. After moving in together, the trials and tribulations commence.
The ghost in the machine ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Valuable paintings are stolen from the estate of Sir Julius Hanbury, and when Sir Julius himself disappears Morse and Sergeant Lewis are called upon to investigate the minds and morals of the aristocracy to solve the mystery.
Driven to distraction ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Morse's investigations into the apparently motiveless murder of a young woman lead him to question his own driving ability and to consider selling his coveted Mark 2 Jaguar.
The settling of the sun ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Morse is back at his Alma Mater when he is invited to present the trophy to the winner of a crossword competition at Oxford and a student attending the dinner is murdered.
Fat chance ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Romance threatens the well-ordered life of Inspector Morse when he is attracted to a female cleric whilst investigating the suspicious death of a young woman deacon. A strong candidate to become the first female chaplain of St. Saviour's College in Oxford, the victim had a vociferous group of supporters. But could the strong feelings surrounding the campaign have developed into murder?
Promised land ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
An episode of Inspector Morse, an Oxford detective, in which he must go to Australia to locate the witness who gave them evidence in a gang killing several years back.
Action and adventure films Armed Forces--Officers--Attitudes Boarding schools Boarding school students Chee, Jim (Fictitious character) Criminals Detective and mystery television programs Detective and mystery television programs Drama England England--London Feature films Fiction television programs Film adaptations Germany Great Britain Great Britain.--Army History Homicide investigation Leaphorn, Joe, Lt. (Fictitious character) Made-for-TV movies Manners and customs Morse, Inspector (Fictitious character) Musicals Musicals--Production and direction Musical theater Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815) Navajo Indians New York (State)--New York--Broadway Orphans Peninsular War (1807-1814) Picture-writing Police Secret service Sharpe, Richard (Fictitious character) South African War (1899-1902) Teacher educators Television adaptations Television mini-series Television programs Television series Theater Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States United States--Southwestern States Video recordings--for people with visual disabilities Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films World War (1939-1945)
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