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BBC Enterprises

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Works: 1,443 works in 1,806 publications in 1 language and 11,520 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Television comedies  Christian fiction  Television programs  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PZ7.L58474, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by BBC Enterprises
Cinderella by Sergey Prokofiev ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prokofiev: Cinderella, DVD , Sibley , Dowell, Royal ballet
Yes, Prime Minister the complete collection ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Yes Prime Minister is a British comedy series about the wheeling and dealing of political life. Although the series is set within the British political scene, it deals with political games and clashes between politicians and the civil service that could be found almost everywhere in the world"--Http://www.yes-minister.com/introduc.htm
The nutcracker by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The chief attraction of this 1968 adaptation is Rudolf Nureyev, who had defected to the West in 1961. This is his adaptation of the work, and the dancing is very classical, the costumes sumptuous, and the orchestra sparkling. The production made ballerina Merle Park a star. At a Christmas party, Clara is presented with the elegant Nutcracker prince by her doting godfather, Herr Drosselmeyer. The Nutcracker is broken and Clara is devastated. That night, Clara dreams about the Nutcracker prince: he comes to life, fights off a Rat King and his minions, and takes her to his kingdom
Great expectations by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philip Pirrip, or "Pip" (Gerry Sundquist) is raised by his harsh sister and her likable husband. Later, he meets the eccentric Miss Havisham (Joan Hickson) and is smitten by the beautiful but utterly spoiled Estella (Sarah-Jane Varley). Pip takes on her materialistic values but suffering and maturity eventually teach him the difference between being true to oneself and living according to self-deluding great expectations
The portrait of a lady by Jane Campion ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member 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
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After escaping from the dreary workhouse where he has spent his childhood, Oliver runs away to London, only to fall in with Artful Dodger, Fagin, and their gang of young thieves. It is only with the revelation of Oliver's true identity that his troubles finally end
The birth of Europe : colliding continents and the destiny of nations by Michael Alford Andrews ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Adder I ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three episodes of the Blackadder Chronicles. It's England, 1786-1815, a golden age of wealth, power and discovery though not for Edmund Blackadder Esq. who is now butler and gentleman's gentleman for the "mini-brained" Prince Regent
The Robots of death ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Who and Leela are on a desert planet where the valuable ore, lucanol, is mined by men served by robots. The doctor must find out why the robots have gone crazy and are killing off the humans
Black Adder III ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three episodes of the Blackadder Chronicles, England 1786-1815, a golden age of wealth, power and discovery though not for Edmund Blackadder Esq. who is now butler and gentleman's gentleman for the "mini-brained" Prince Regent
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This compilation contains all six episodes of the BBC's adaptation of a sci-fi fantasy about an unassuming Englishman and his outwardly average neighbor who is actually an alien from the vicinity of Betelgeuse
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe by C. S Lewis ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four English schoolchildren find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist Aslan, the golden lion, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter
Doctor Who ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doctor Who, Harry and Susan accidentally land on an artificial satellite where they discover people from Earth suspended in a frozen state. The bad news is that they also find a dead insect, the queen of the Wirrn, sworn enemies of Earth. The Wirrn's egg sac is full, so the good Doctor must destroy the larvae before they absorb the last of the human race
John Le CarreĢ's Smiley's people by John Le Carré ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bespectacled spymaster is once more called from retirement to come to the aid of the 'Circus'--and he returns with a vengeance. The murder of an emigre Soviet General who was also a British agent, sends him digging into the past on a twisted trail across Europe that moves, inexorably, towards a final showdown with his old adversary, Karla of Moscow Centre
All necessary means by Ben Brown ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Adder goes forth by Richard Boden ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There's disorder in the ranks when that numb-headed ninny Captain Edmund Blackadder (Rowan Atkinson) stumbles onto the battlefields of World War I and discovers that people are trying to kill him. When he's not dodging bullets, Blackadder makes a general nuisance of himself
The Case of the Bermuda Triangle by Nova Video Library ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Investigates the various myths, stories, and theories that describe and attempt to explain the mysterious occurrences in the Bermuda Triangle
Doctor Who ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Someone is taking the Doctor's past selves out of time and space and placing them in a vast wilderness - a battle arena with a sinister tower at the center. The various regenerations of the Doctor team up with the Doctor's arch-enemy, the Master, to discover the traitorous Time-Lord who is behind this evil scheme
The tomb of the Cybermen ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Aided by his two assistants Jamie and Victoria, the Doctor lands the TARDIS on Telos, last resting place of the infamous Cybermen. There he discovers a band of archaelogists on a secret expedition to unearth the reason for his old enemies' extinction. In the underground shadowy depths, they find the icy tomb. A whole army in hibernation. A threat to no one, if the temperature remains low. But if the traitor in their midst gets his way, things could really heat up!"--Http://www.tvshowsondvd.com
Fawlty Towers the complete collection by John Cleese ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three comedies featuring the antics of Basil Fawlty, an incompetent and aggressively rude proprietor of a small English resort hotel
 
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