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HBO Original Programming

Overview
Works: 220 works in 311 publications in 2 languages and 11,084 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television series  Television comedies  Television programs  Documentary films  Gangster television programs  History  Nonfiction films  Television cop shows  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by HBO Original Programming
4 little girls by Spike Lee( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a bomb tears through the basement of a black Baptist church on a peaceful fall morning, it takes the lives of four young girls; Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Addie Mae Collins. This racially motivated crime, taking place at a time when the civil rights movement is burning with a new flame, could have doused that flame forever. Instead it fuels a nation's outrage and brings Birmingham, Alabama to the forefront of America's concern
Entourage( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eric, Turtle, and Johnny Drama are dedicated to helping their film-star buddy, Vincent Chase, navigate the absurdities and pitfalls of modern-day Hollywood
Curb your enthusiasm by Larry David( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry David has it all - money, security, famous friends, a nurturing wife, and an oceanfront home. So why is he so intent on making a mess out of his life? Contains all 10 episodes from season two
Curb your enthusiasm( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry David lives a charmed life - an understanding wife, famous friends, a supportive manager, and an angelic singing voice...so what's his problem?
Curb your enthusiasm( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry David has it all - except, perhaps, his identity. This season, Larry takes a sentimental journey in search of his roots, stepping on a few toes along the way
Gasland by Josh Fox( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequel to the documentary Gasland, Gasland, Part II continues filmmaker Josh Fox's exploration of the dangers of the process of natural gas extraction known as hydraulic fracturing, commonly referred to as "fracking", chronicling the spread of the practice further in the U.S. as well as in 32 countries worldwide
Curb your enthusiasm( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blending fact with fiction, the television series about "Seinfeld" co-creator Larry David
Carnivàle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1934. The Dustbowl. The last great age of magic. In a time of titanic sandstorms, vile plagues, drought and pestilence - signs of God's fury and harbingers of the Apocalypse - the final conflict between good and evil is about to begin. The battle will take place in the heartland of an empire called America, where a traveling carnival harboring Ben Hawkins, a troubled healer, will clash with an evangelical ministry led by Borther Justin Crowe."--Container
Oz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the bloodbath that ended the prison riot, life is returning to far from normal for those who survive in the experimental unit of OZ. The warden struggles to do the right thing for his prisoners, facing adversity at every turn. Safety at OZ is not an option
Oz by Tom Fontana( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prison renovations following the fire are complete: the walls are cleaner, the cafeteria is bigger, and everything seems fresher ... from the outside that is. Inside the hearts and minds of the prisoners, Oz is just as dark and raw as it ever was
Middle sexes : redefining he and she( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sensitively explores the controversial subject of the blurring of gender as well as the serious social and family problems--even dangers--often faced by those whose gender may fall somewhere in between male and female
The complete first season( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Soprano is a middle-aged businessman with a wife, a daughter, a son, and an elderly mother. He's also a mob boss
The Sopranos( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Soprano is your average, middle-aged businessman. Tony's got a dutiful wife, a not-so-dutiful daughter, a son named Anthony Jr. a mother he's trying to coax into a retirement home, a hot-headed uncle, a not-too-secret mistress and a shrink to tell all his secrets, except the one she already knows: Tony's a mob boss
The Sopranos the complete second season( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuing story of Tony Soprano, a middle-aged businessman with a wife, a daughter, a son, and an elderly mother. He's also a mob boss
Ellen DeGeneres, the beginning a comedy special for the ages by Ellen DeGeneres( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Live from the Beacon Theatre in New York, after seven years on TV and the big screen, Ellen DeGeneres is back on stage, live, outspoken, outrageous and out"--Container
The wire by David Simon( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With the fall of the Barksdale empire, and the ascent of a new young drug king in Baltimore, McNulty, Bunk and the rest of the detail continue to "follow the money" up the political ladder amidst a hotly contested mayoral campaign. Prez witnesses first-hand the role of inner-city education in the formation of youth as four students, Michael, Namond, Randy and Dukie, face dangerous decisions and adolescent angst in a city rife with the temptations of crime and easy money. [This] season continues to blur the lines between good and evil, and incite the fires of urban unrest."--Container
Deadwood the complete series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The town of Deadwood, South Dakota is a lawless sinkhole of crime and corruption. Into this uncivilized outpost ride a disillusioned and bitter ex-lawman, Wild Bill Hickok, and Seth Bullock, a man hoping to find a new start for himself. Both men find themselves quickly on opposite sides of the legal and moral fence from Al Swearengen, saloon owner, hotel operator, and incipient boss of Deadwood. The lives of these three intertwine with many others, the high-minded and the low-lifes who populate Deadwood in the late 1870's
Hard times at Douglass High a No Child Left Behind report card( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Captures the life of a Baltimore High School struggling to meet the academic demands of the No Child Left Behind Act."--Video Verité web site
One nation under dog stories of fear, loss & betrayal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Americans have had a long love affair with dogs, with many of us referring to our canine companions as best friends, significant others, soul mates, even children. But lost amidst all the pampering and pedestaling are hard and often tragic truths surrounding dog ownership, care and commerce, not to mention the daunting odds continuing to face millions of unwanted shelter dogs. Divided into three parts - "Fear," "Loss," and "Betrayal" - this ... documentary is comprised of different stories that probe the complicated and conflicted relationships we have with canines. Collectively, the segments reveal the sobering realities behind our relationship with dogs, showing not only how far some dog lovers will go for their pets, but how far we as a nation have to go in order to treat all dogs humanely."--Container
George Carlin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Complaints & grievances", George Carlin's 12th HBO comedy special, taped at the Beacon Theater in New York on November 17, 2001 (ten weeks after 9/11), Carlin casts his usual jaundiced eye on America and it inhabitants. From the events of 9/11, to the Ten Commandments, to why you should never stop if you run someone over with your car, nothing is sacred to this 45-year veteran of the comedy scene. Self-help books, answering machines, gun nuts, visors, motivational seminars, pictures of children, singers with one name, hot air balloons and guys named Todd; take your pick. They all come in for a special, closer Carlin look in this latest hilarious collection
 
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