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Showtime Networks

Overview
Works: 948 works in 1,493 publications in 1 language and 74,391 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television series  Television crime shows  Detective and mystery television programs  Thrillers (Television programs)  Television cop shows  History  Television adaptations  Spy television programs  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Showtime Networks
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned as a child and adopted by a police officer, Dexter has an insatiable passion for killing. During the day, Dexter Morgan is a jovial employee in the Miami Metropolitan Police Department's crime lab, but his meticulously crafted life masks his true nature. In reality Dexter is a disciplined and murderous psychopath and he slakes his blood lust at night by carefully killing the serial killers he tracks down during the day
Homeland( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marine Sgt. Nicholas Brody (Lewis) is now a U.S. congressman, and former CIA agent Carrie Mathison (Danes) has returned to civilian life. But when a new and potentially devastating terrorist threat emerges, Brody and Carrie's lives become intertwined once again and they resume their delicate dance of suspicion, deceit and desire
Our town by Thornton Wilder( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage production of Wilder's play; a study of life, love, and death in a New England town at the turn of the 20th century
Homeland( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As intelligence officers Carrie and Saul search for the truth behind the bombing of CIA headquarters, lines are blurred between friend and foe and no one can be trusted. While hiding a stunning secret of her own, Carrie helps recruit Brody for a dangerous mission that could offer him a chance at redemption. But when the plan unravels and Brody is targeted deep inside Iran, he must put his life in Carrie's hands
Dexter by Michael C Hall( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dexter is back, struggling between his love for killing and his job in the homicide department
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dexter is back with a new take on taking life. He is ready to put the past behind him until a high-profile case sides him with powerful Assistant DA Miguel Prado, and the pressure might be too great for even Dexter to hack. Includes
The Tudors( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the early life of King Henry VIII, beginning after his assumption of the British throne at the age of 19
The Tudors( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After failing to have his marriage to Katherine annulled, Henry appoints himself the head of the Church of England. Anne Boleyn insists that Henry remove the Queen from the picture. A royal visit to France finally prompts Anne to consummate her relationship with Henry. After failed attempts to have his marriage annulled, Henry's patience finally wears out and he marries Anne in secret. The king and new queen are disappointed that their first child is a girl, whom they christen Elizabeth
The Tudors( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry, now forty-five, marries Jane Seymour. Jane helps to reconcile Mary with her father, but only after Mary signs a paper admitting that she is illegitimate. Jane gives birth to a son, but dies shortly thereafter. Devastated by Jane's death, Henry locks himself away, drawing fantasy palaces, with caustic court jester Will Sommers as his sole companion. Henry then marries Anne of Cleves, a plain and unsophisticated German aristrocrat that he soon becomes disillusioned with and instead beds the seventeen year old Catherine Howard
Homeland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her new role as a CIA station chief, Carrie convinces Saul and Quinn to help her hunt down one of the world's most dangerous terrorists. But when Carrie recruits a young Pakistani as an asset, the lines between right and wrong blur and the operation spins out of control. Facing unclear loyalties at every turn, Carrie must take extreme measures and risk everything to protect her country
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay( Visual )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's favorite serial killer has gone from freewheeling bachelor to responsible husband and doting dad. Maintaining an average-guy facade while satisfying his need to kill has never been easy. But now, with wife and kids in tow, Dexter's got more to lose than ever, as he gets drawn into a deadly game with a killer every bit as dangerous and conflicted as he is
The devil's arithmetic by Donna Deitch( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American Jewish teenager dreams that she has been transported through time to a Polish concentration camp
Nurse Jackie( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie Peyton is a sharp-tongued and quick-witted nurse who is trying to survive the chaotic grind of saving lives in a hectic New York City hospital. Jackie's a woman of substance who knows how to handle it all. With a white lie here, a bent rule there, and a steady dose of pain relievers for her chronic back pain, Jackie does whatever it takes to get the job done
Weeds by Jenji Kohan( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her husband's unexpected death and subsequent financial woes, suburban mom Nancy Botwin embraces a new profession: the neighborhood pot dealer. As it seems like everyone secretly wants what she's selling, even city councilman Doug Wilson, Nancy is faced with keeping her family life in check and her enterprise a secret from her best friend/PTA president, Celia Hodes
The house of mirth by Terence Davies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story takes place at the opening of a new century, one that held forth all kinds of promises, especially for women. In this post-Victorian Fifth Avenue milieu, Lily Bart, an unmarried woman of 29 with dwindling prospects, needs a husband badly. She lives beyond her means, relying on the grudging charity of her elderly aunt. She is the kind of girl who would make an admirable decoration on some fine gentleman's arm, but there is a liveliness--a knowingness--in her eyes that alarms potential suitors. Lily is unsuccessful in her search for a haven, because she values her emotional and financial independence. To her eternal sorrow, it is other women, the doyennes of high society, who obliquely, ruthlessly, keep that independence forever out of poor Lily's reach
Weeds( Visual )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy is pregnant with the child of a powerful politician turned dangerous drug lord, or is she? Doug and Silas are trying to branch out on their own, Andy is looking to score, and Celia attempts to turn the tables on her kidnappers. With enemies out to smoke the Queen of Green, Nancy's sure to find a whole new crop of trouble
Hearts of darkness : a filmmaker's apocalypse by Fax Bahr( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth and engrossing look into the making of Francis Ford Coppola's epic Apocalypse Now, as filmed by his wife Eleanor
Penny dreadful by Eva Green( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An erotically charged, profoundly unsettling new saga that completely reinvents literature's most iconic and terrifying characters. Dorian Gray, Victor Frankenstein, and timeless figures from Dracula join a core of original characters in a dark and brutal quest to save a soul, even as they grapple with their own monstrous temptations
Weeds( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Propose les treize épisodes de la quatrième saison de cette série télévisée américaine mettant en scène une jeune veuve, mère au foyer, qui, pour résoudre ses difficultés financières, entreprend de vendre du cannabis à ses voisins d'une banlieue californienne fictive et bourgeoise
 
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