WorldCat Identities

Video Treasures (Firm)

Overview
Works: 745 works in 898 publications in 2 languages and 13,099 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Christmas films  Fantasy films  Horror films  Film adaptations  Angel films  Populist films  Juvenile works  Television mini-series  Comedy films 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Video Treasures (Firm)
Thomas & his friends help out( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas, Gordon, Sir Topham Hatt and the rest of the gang have learned many lessons about lending a helping hand. They have selected their favorite stories to create this special 'best of' collection-all about helping
The fortunes and misfortunes of Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sexually charged adaptation of the Daniel Defoe classic. Moll is a woman struggling to make her way in a rough, randy era. Her story involves five husbands, numerous lovers, shocking family secrets and travels to bustling London and Virginia. Moll's dangerous misdeeds stretch from sexual adventures to criminal acts, leaving her with a price on her head
Breaking the code by Jack Emery( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Alan Turing, British mathematical genius and designer of the computer that broke the German Enigma code during World War II, whose admittance to homosexuality at a time when it was illegal presented problems for him, for his family, for his colleagues, and for the State's preoccupation with national security
Tai chi for fitness & health : fundamentals by Joshua Grant( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tai chi conditions physically, relieves stress, & can lead to a sense of well-being. It uses little space & no equipment. The video includes warm-up ; posture & breathing techniques ; and body movements combined into a flow of techniques
Kathy Smith's step workout( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video on aerobic stepping includes upper and lower body sculpting and different learning strategies
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Bailey is not having a good day. His life in the sleepy little town of Bedford Falls has been thrown off track, perhaps never to recover. His business has failed, he's wanted by the police, and he's had a fight with his beloved wife Mary. On this disastrous day, his responsibilities and frustrations overwhelm him, leading him to a bridge and serious contemplation of suicide. It's up to an angel named Clarence to convince George that his life has been one of worth and that it's still worth living. After taking a long look at George's life, the angel offers a portrait of what life in Bedford Falls would be like if George had never been born. This classic, sentimental favorite has become a Christmas tradition
Witches in stitches( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two silly witches turn a suburban town topsy-turvy on Halloween as they try to rescue their sister who they earlier turned into a pumpkin
The Stepford wives( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Something strange is happening in the town of Stepford. Where the men spend their nights doing something secret. And every woman acts like every man's dream of the 'perfect' wife."
Christmas with Luciano Pavarotti by Luciano Pavarotti( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and French and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christmas concert, live in Montreal's Notre Dame Cathedral
Madeline( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated film about the small, lovable and perky girl, Madeline, and her adventures with her classmates at their school in Paris
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles is from a family with little money. Sebastian's family is wealthy. The two become friends at Oxford. When Sebastian invites his friend to dinner, Charles becomes involved with Sebastian's family. After Charles becomes an officer in the British Army he and his company are moved to an English country house that he realizes is Sebastian's family home. Here he discovers memories of his youth and young manhood, his loves, life, and a journey of faith and anguish
Prospero's books : an adaptation of The Tempest by William Shakespeare by Peter Greenaway( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from The Tempest by Shakespeare, Prospero's Books envisions a magical realm of exquisite beauty, where the innocence of love and dreams of revenge collide to create a tempest
Halloween by John Carpenter( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1963, six-year-old Michael Myers brutally killed his older sister. The silent child was incarcerated in the Smith's Grove Sanitarium under the care of psychiatrist Sam Loomis. Michael's hometown of Haddonfield was slowly beginning to forget the tragic crime. That is until Loomis returns to the town to warn them of Myers' escape from Smith's Grove. With Michael set on killing a group of high school students, Loomis gets the hesitant town sheriff to help him stop Michael before it's too late
Prime suspect 5 : errors of judgment( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Transferred to the Manchester police department, Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison tackles one of her toughest assignments: the murder of a young drug dealer."--Container
Mystic pizza by Donald Petrie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young women, waitresses at a pizza parlor in Mystic, Connecticut, spend a special summer discovering romance
The nutcracker : a Christmas story by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern version of Clara and the nutcracker which she receives as a Christmas gift
How do they build bridges?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike and his friend Pop Mechanic explore the amazing world of bridges as they watch workers build an actual bridge with truck loads of concrete and hugh steel beams, and view giant cranes in action. Join Pop as he flies over the country's most famous bridges and Mike as he operates an actual drawbridge
Exploring the world of mammals( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories, songs, animation and wildlife footage explore facts about lions, giraffes, elephants, gorillas, kangaroos, tigers, whales, zebras, porcupines, bears, monkeys, dolphins, orangutans and more
Wilderness family : part 2( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Robinson family faces new trials and a bond of family happiness as they live a concept dreamed by many but lived by few
The heartbreak kid by Elaine May( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lenny Cantrow (Grodin), an ambitious 27-year-old sporting goods salesman, meets a girl named Lila (Berlin) in a Manhattan singles bar. Following a brief courtship, Lenny proposes marriage. On their honeymoon in Florida, Lenny decides that he's made a mistake. Lenny falls head over heels in love with a college student (Shepherd) vacationing with her wealthy parents but there is one small complication-- he's a newlywed!
 
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The fortunes and misfortunes of Moll Flanders
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French (2)