PolyGram Video (Firm)
Most widely held works by PolyGram Video (Firm)
Elizabeth ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,580 libraries worldwide
Queen Elizabeth I must learn to weigh her counsel carefully and ignore her private yearnings if she is to keep her crown--and her head. A thriller of intrigue in the court of one of history's greatest monarchs.
When we were kings ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 1,044 libraries worldwide
A documentary on Mohammad Ali at the time of the famous "Rumble in the Jungle" match with George Forman in Zaire.
The big Lebowski ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
A man, who comes home one day to find that thugs have broken in and ruined his favorite carpet, vows to get even.
Cats ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 833 libraries worldwide
A musical based on Old Possum's book of practical cats by T.S. Eliot.
Fargo ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 803 libraries worldwide
A midwestern policewoman investigates a series of brutal and interconnected crimes. Steadily, she tightens the net on the killers and their accomplices in a kidnapping scheme gone wildly wrong.
The borrowers ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 795 libraries worldwide
The miniature Clock family has lived with the Lenders for years, although the human "beans" don't know it. Little things keep disappearing because the Clocks are borrowing household items for their home within the walls. When evil, scheming lawyer Ocious P. Potter tries to evict the Lenders from their home, the Borrowers use their ingenuity to stop him.
Dead man walking ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 790 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of convicted killer Matthew Poncelet and Sister Helen Prejean, his spiritual advisor. The journey they undertake in search of the truth is powerful and profound.
What dreams may come ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 784 libraries worldwide
Four years after Chris and Annie Nielsen lose their children in a traffic accident, Chris himself is killed and finds himself reunited with his children in a beautiful and astonishing afterlife, but Annie commits suicide in despair and is banished to a very different realm. Chris risks his own eternal happiness to find Annie and rescue her from her fate.
Lock, stock and two smoking barrels ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 783 libraries worldwide
A streetwise charmer who loses his friends' money in a rigged game comes up with a plan to make everything come out right, but ends up in a comedy of errors.
Down by law ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 721 libraries worldwide
A comedy feature about two lowlifes, a small time pimp and an unemployed disc jockey, framed for crimes they didn't commit, who escape from jail with an eccentric Italian tourist. Set in New Orleans and the swamps of Louisiana.
Barney's great adventure-- the movie ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 668 libraries worldwide
A trip to Grandpa's farm turns into an incredible journey as Barney and the gang look high and low for a magic egg that's about to hatch something very special.
The portrait of a lady ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 640 libraries worldwide
Isabel Archer is a young woman of daring independence and equally fierce desires. But her head-strong innocence is no match for the manipulations of her duplicitous friend Madame Merle and the devious Gilbert Osmond.
Homer sweet homer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
Wishbone, lured by little Emily's dog treats, ends up a as prisoner far from home. He also plays Odysseus, a prisoner from Homer's Odyssey, who must fight to return home.
The slobbery hound ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Young Sir Henry Baskerville is haunted by the family curse, death by hound. As the great detective, Sherlock Holmes, I try to save him in my biggest case ever.
The prince and the pooch ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Joe has to coach Emily's T-ball team, and Wishbone explores the story of a pauper who resembles the crown prince of England.
The game ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
"In this thriller, Nicholas Van Orton, a shrewd and successful businessman who is always in control, has been enrolled by his brother in "The Game"--"a profound life experience" with no rules, which begins quietly but soon erupts in a confusing maze of devastating events. Terrorized by forces who seem intent on dismantling all that he has built, Van Orton has to win this deadly game or lose control of everything in his life."
Franklin's Halloween Franklin's fort ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
Franklin's Halloween: Franklin and his friends are planning a Halloween walk to Mr. Mole's "haunted house." Everyone knows that Bear is the bravest, but the question is who's going to be the scaredy-cat. Franklin is afriad that it will be him. Franklin's fort: Franklin and his friends plan to build a fort, but when the others decide to make it a tree fort, Franklin doesn't want to admit that he's afraid of heights.
Twisted tail ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
Wishbone plays the hero from Dickens' Oliver Twist, an orphan who is drawn into a life of crime. Also in this episode, Max, the new kid in Oakdale, also an orphan, seems to be connected to the burglary of Joe's house.
Terrified terrier ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Wishbone (the spotted terrier) is Henry Fleming in the Stephen Crane book set in the American Civil War ; Joe experiences growing pains when he finds new friends and has no time for his old friends.
Franklin plays the game [and] Franklin and the red scooter ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
Franklin plays the game: Franklin learns to put his soccer team over himself in order to rally them for the final game. Franklin and the red scooter: Franklin tries to earn the money to buy a shiny new scooter -- only to have his friend Bear eat and drink all the profits leaving the two of them right where they started.
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