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2 Entertain Video (Firm)

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Works: 792 works in 1,043 publications in 2 languages and 30,026 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television series  Detective and mystery television programs  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Documentary television programs  Television programs  Television mini-series 
Roles: Distributor, Other
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by 2 Entertain Video (Firm)
Life by David Attenborough( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover the glorious variety of life on Earth and the spectacular and extraordinary tactics animals and plants have developed to stay alive ... This is evolution in action: individual creatures under extreme pressure to overcome challenges from adversaries and their environment ... More than four years in the making, filmed over 3000 days across, every continent and in every habitat, this is Life - as you've never seen it before."--Container
Sherlock by Benedict Cumberbatch( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A contemporary take on the classic Arthur Conan Doyle stories, Sherlock is a thrilling, funny, fast-paced adventure series set in present-day London. The iconic details from Conan Doyle's original books remain: they live at the same address, have the same names, and, somewhere out there, Moriarty is waiting for them. And so across three thrilling, scary, action-packed, and highly modern adventures, Sherlock and John navigate a maze of cryptic clues and lethal killers to get at the truth
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death. His mother is all too dangerously entangled in that treachery. This film portrays Shakespeare's immortal tale of high adventure and evil deeds
Sense & sensibility by Jane Austen( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sense and sensibility: Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve when she falls in love with the charming but unsuitable John Willoughby, ignoring her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behavior leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Elinor, sensitive to social convention, struggles to conceal her own romantic disappointment, even from those closest to her. Will the sisters learn that sense must mix with sensibility if they are to find personal happiness in a society where status and money govern the rules of love?
Wallander by Henning Mankell( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All three feature-length episodes from the third series of the BBC crime drama starring Kenneth Branagh as the Swedish detective. Inspector Kurt Wallander (Branagh) and his team at Ystad police station investigate a number of violent and terrifying murders in the beautiful setting of Skane County, Southern Sweden. Having relocated to the Swedish countryside, Wallander's fresh start is crushed when the remains of a young woman are found buried in his back garden in An event in autumn. In The dogs of Riga Wallander travels to Latvia to assist the Rigan police in the hunt for killers but soon finds himself entangled in a web of corruption with no one to trust. Before the frost finds Wallander fearing for the safety of his daughter's childhood friend when it appears she has become involved with a religious fanatic
Silas Marner : the weaver of Raveloe by George Eliot( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silas Marner was a man who had everything, until he lost it all. Falsely accused of theft and driven out of his town, Silas starts life anew. One day, upon arriving home, he discovers a child asleep on the hearth. But in time, after raising the girl as his own, this happiness is too threatened
Galápagos by Patrick Morris( Visual )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inspiration for Darwin's theory of evolution, the Galápagos Islands are a living laboratory, a geological conveyor belt that has given birth to and seen the death of many species of plants and animals
My boy Jack by David Haig( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1914 and the British Empire's greatest supporter, Rudyard Kipling, is at the peak of his literary fame. Kipling's son, Jack, is determined to play his part in the immiment war with Germany but finds himself rejected due to his poor eyesight. Kipling uses his influence to land Jack a commission in the Irish Guards. Kipling's wife, Caroline, is bitterly upset, failing to see the glory in losing her only son to the war. How will the great writer, torn between his two greatest passions--devotion to King and Country and love for his family--justify the consequences of his actions to himself and his wife?
The tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When beatiful widow, Helen Graham and her son move into near Derelict Wildfell Hall, her independent spirit and radical views set her apart from the staid rural community around her. Gilbert Markham, a handsome young farmer, finds himself powerfully drawn to her and a series of dramatic events brings them closer together. But the enigmatic Mrs Graham's unconventional life and behaviour disguise a hidden past with many secrets
The hour( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"London, 1956. At Lime Grove Studios, the BBC has just launched 'The Hour, ' a topical news program. At the heart of the show are three contrasting journalists: enigmatic producer Bel Rowley, a spirited woman in a man's world; her best friend, Freddie Lyon, a brilliant and passionate reporter; and charming, well-connected front man Hector Madden. As Freddie moves to cover a significant but controversial story, the trio becomes entangled in an intense interplay of politics, ambition and romance, all ignited by a mysterious murder and chilling conspiracy."--Container
Wives and daughters by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a richly portrayed society well-stocked with eccentric nobles and gossipy villagers, this story centers around 17-year-old Molly Gibson, the only daughter of a respected country doctor. The well-ordered world of Molly's childhood is soon to be complicated by new people and unexpected situations. Most devastating is her father's decision to remarry after many years of widowhood. Molly's faltering efforts to cope gracefully with an impossible stepmother, a beguiling stepsister, burdensome secrets and burgeoning romance ring as true today as when Elizabeth Gaskell wrote the novel in 1865
Ballykissangel( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is a challenge for any priest in a small mountain town, and Father Aiden O'Connell finds himself not only dealing with a new romance for Niamh and Orla and a new garda for Bally K, but some troubles of his own as well
Monarch of the glen( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The fortunes of the MacDonalds have always been up and down, but now Paul, Archie's brother, is newly installed as master of Glenbogle. Can this town come to terms with the new monarch?"--Container sleeve
The private life of a masterpiece( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This award-winning series reveals the full and fascinating stories behind famous works of art, not just how they came to be created, but also how they influenced others and came to have a life of their own in the modern world. The works of art featured here are both instantly familiar and profoundly mysterious. Revolutionary in their conception, and iconic years after their execution, they each have their own compelling stories. For behind the beautiful canvases and sculptures are tales of political revolution, wartime escapes, massive ego clashes, social scandal, financial wrangling and shocking violence."
Les Misérables in concert : the 10th anniversary concert( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Les Misérables, composed by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg, by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall, for a 10th Anniversary Concert celebration
Sharpe's peril by Sean Bean( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1818 India, Lt. Col. Richard Sharpe and Sergeant Major Patrick Harper are traveling across India, escorting the beautiful Marie-Angélique Bonnet to meet her fiancé. While in bandit-plagued badlands, they come across the very dregs of the Crown's troops : an ill disciplined, rag-tag unit led by boy soldier Beauclare. As Sharpe and company sit down to have dinner with their hosts, the camp comes under attack by the notorious bandit Chitu. When the dust settles, it becomes apparent there have been many casualties and Sharpe realizes that he is the only person now capable of getting this wagon train to the safety of the next army garrison. Little does Sharpe know that the adventure has only just begun and that he has inadvertently stumbled across a massive opium trafficking ring.--Container
New tricks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With old-school detective work and a little state-of-the-art forensics, the veterans unearth a range of baffling crimes, including the murder of a lawyer, a racially motivated attack on an Asian bride, and a mysterious unidentified human torso. Includes the complete 8-episode second season
MI-5( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of sinister terror strikes, combined with severe fuel shortages, has plunged Britain into crisis. As a chronically weakened prime minister fights to hold onto power, the public mood turns increasingly anarchic. MI-5 supremo Harry Pearce and team leader Adam Carter begin to face the horrifying possibility that the country is under attack from sinister forces right at the heart of the establishment
Waking the dead( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cold case unit, led by quick-tempered cop DS Boyd, has assembled to re-examine unsolved crimes with cutting-edge detection techniques. Pressure is on for this mix of forensics, psychology, and detective investigators to yield results
MI-5( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having survived the bombing of the Thames Barrier, Adam and Ros recover to find London facing an even greater threat. While attempting to thwart an attack that could jeopardize a historic peace accord, the team unwittingly unleashes a deadly virus
 
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