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BBC Enterprises

Overview
Works: 1,296 works in 1,781 publications in 1 language and 10,166 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction television programs  Television series  Juvenile works  Action and adventure television programs  Television comedies  Fiction  Comedy films  Animated films  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Producer, Publisher
Classifications: PN1992.77, FIC
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Most widely held works about BBC Enterprises
 
Most widely held works by BBC Enterprises
Black Adder I by Mandie Fletcher( Visual )

17 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 457 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
Yes, Prime Minister : the complete collection by Antony Jay( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 313 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
Cinderella by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

5 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prokofiev: Cinderella, DVD , Sibley , Dowell, Royal ballet
George Balanchine's The nutcracker by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 228 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
Fawlty Towers the complete collection by John Cleese( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three comedies featuring the antics of Basil Fawlty, an incompetent and aggressively rude proprietor of a small English resort hotel
Doctor Who( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 192 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
The portrait of a lady by James Cellan Jones( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a spirited American girl searching for her own way of truth. Determined to live to the full, at whatever cost, she is brought to England by her aunt and given every chance to spread her wings. It is at Gardencourt, her aunt's home, that she meets her cousin Ralph who, forced by tuberculosis to be ʻa spectator at the game of life', wants her to have complete freedom to choose her destiny - however disastrous her choices turn out to be
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 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blackadder remastered by Richard Curtis( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the really dark part of the Dark Ages, these episodes chronicle the wickedly funny misadventures of the terminally treacherous Edmund, Duke of Edinburgh (alias The Black Adder)
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 160 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
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 158 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 hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 135 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. "Comic and cosmic" adventures of Arthur Dent, an unassuming Englishman, and his neighbor, who is actually an alien from Betelgeuse, as they are transported on an odyssey that takes them across the farthest reaches of time, through hyperspace, as they search for the meaning of life
All necessary means by David Shukman( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En beskrivelse af Golf-krigen primært set fra britisk side
John Le Carré's Smiley's people by John Le Carré( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 121 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
Doctor Who. special edition( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 117 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 Robots of death( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Who and Leela find themselves on a desert planet rich in the highly valuable ore, lucanol. The miners here are served by robots who have always been obedient and loyal. But now they begin to kill off the miners as they suddenly start serving a new master bent on seizing complete power
Wallace & Gromit by Peter Viney( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trade is booming for Wallace and Gromit's Wash'N'Go window-cleaning service and love is in the air as Wallace falls for the owner of the local wool shop, the lovely Wendolene Ramsbottom. But Wallace has a new invention - a Knit-O-Matic machine - and adventure looms : sheep are being rustled, wool is in short supply and Wendolene's malevolent pooch is on the prowl
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe by Paul McCusker( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four English schoolchildren find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist its ruler, the golden lion Aslan, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter
Around the world in 80 days by Michael Palin( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Palin sets off to circumnavigate the world using only forms of transportation which were available to the fictional character Phileas Fogg, and with an 80-day deadline. Outward bound covers his journey from day one through day twenty-eight
A child's guide to language teaching a second language( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This BBC Horizon program looks at some of the different language acquisition methods in use in schools around the world"--Container
 
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The birth of Europe : colliding continents and the destiny of nations
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