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HBO Original Programming

Works: 227 works in 339 publications in 1 language and 11,806 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television programs  Television comedies  Television series  Gangster television programs  History  Television cop shows  Documentary films  Detective and mystery television programs  Nonfiction films 
Roles: pre, Producer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by HBO Original Programming
Curb your enthusiasm( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry's got it all: a loving wife, good friends, a successful carreer, and a great home. He is prone to speaking the unspeakable, honest to the point of insensitivity, Larry is a walking victim of misunderstandings and missed opportunities
4 Little Girls by Spike Lee( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,225 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 )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your best friend's star is rising in Hollywood, so there's only one thing to do; join his entourage. Meet Eric, Turtle and Johnny Drama, three guys from Queens dedicated to helping their film-star buddy Vincent Chase navigate the absurdities and pitfalls of modern-day Hollywood
Curb your enthusiasm( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 778 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?
Gasland by Josh Fox( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 708 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 )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 694 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
The Sopranos by David Chase( Visual )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Soprano, a New Jersey mob boss finds his life, what with his extortion and Mafia business, as well as his mother, teenage kids and wife, so stressful that he seeks out psychotherapy
Carnivàle by Deane Taylor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 487 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 2004 in English and held by 419 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
Oz( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 408 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
Jim : the James Foley story( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In August 2014, the video execution of American conflict journalist James Foley by the militant group ISIS challenged the world to deal with a new face of terror. But 40-year-old Foley was more than just the victim of this brutal killing. Seen through the lens of filmmaker Brian Oakes, Foley's childhood friend, JIM: The James Foley Story takes viewers from small-town New England to the adrenaline-fueled front lines of Libya and Syria, where Foley pushed the limits of danger to report on the plight of civilians impacted by war. The film culminates in Foley's 2012 capture by ISIS and the confusion and emotional upheaval that followed, ending in his tragic death nearly two years later. Foley's family, friends and colleagues help tell Jim's story, while his fellow hostages reveal the details of captivity with chilling immediacy. Gut-wrenching and powerful, with unparalleled access, JIM: The James Foley Story is a harrowing chronicle of bravery, compassion and pain at the dawn of America's war with ISIS" -- Container
The Sopranos : the complete second season( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 198 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 188 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
Deadwood : the complete series( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 184 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
The wire( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn
Hard times at Douglass High : a No Child Left Behind report card( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 164 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
The wire by Sonja Sohn( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 135 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
One nation under dog : stories of fear, loss & betrayal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 134 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
Valentine road( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the murder of gay eighth-grader Lawrence King who was shot and killed by his classmate Brandon McInerney in Oxnard, California in 2008
George Carlin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 122 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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Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.17 for The Sopran ... to 0.30 for Hard times ...)

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Home Box Office.

Home Box Office (Firm). Original Programming

Home Box Office. Original Programming.

English (63)

Deadwood : the complete seriesGeorge Carlin