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Monterey Movie Company

Overview
Works: 91 works in 131 publications in 2 languages and 2,952 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Internet videos  Educational films  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Biography  Made-for-TV movies  Fiction  Television mini-series 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4572
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Most widely held works by Monterey Movie Company
Women First & Foremost( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of women, a story of progress, forged by courage
The world of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acclaimed Claire Bloom portrays Emily Dickinson in this dramatic presentation of her "letters to the world." Poems include... "This is my letter to the World" "I'll tell you how the Sun rose" "Safe in their Alabaster Chambers" "Surgeons must be very careful" "Dear March - Come in" "A Bird came down the Walk" "A narrow Fellow in the Grass" "Further in Summer than the Birds" "There's a certain Slant of light" "The Sky is low - the Clouds are mean" "A Route of Evanescence" "Faith is a fine invention" "A word is dead" "Presentiment - is that long Shadow - on the Lawn" "To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee" "Before I got my eye put out" "I never saw a Moor - " "I reckon-when I count at all - " "Success is counted sweetest" "I know some lonely Houses off the Road" "We do not know the time we lose - " "Heart! We will forget him!" "I got so I could hear his name - " "Wild Nights - Wild Nights!" "Because I could not stop for Death - " "My life closed twice before its close" "I heard a Fly buzz - when I died - " "The Bustle in a House" "What is - Paradise" "I dwell in Possibility" "Hope is the thing with feathers - " As seen on PBS
William Shakespeare : a poet for all time( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed on location in Stratford-on-Avon, celebrated Shakespearean actor Alan Howard presents some of the Bard's best-known works. Poems include... "All the world's a stage" "To-morrow, and to-morrow, and to-morrow" "Hark, hark! the lark" "O, for a Muse of fire" St. Crispin's Day speech "Wilt thou be gone? it is not yet near day" Queen Mab speech "What mean you, Caesar? Think you for walk forth?" "Fear no more the heat o' th' sun" "Let's talk of graves, of worms, and epitaphs" "Now, at the latest minute of the hour" Sonnet CXVI ("Let me not to the marriage of true minds") Sonnet XXX ("When to the sessions of sweet silent thought") Sonnet XVIII ("Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?")
To be young, gifted and black( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses excerpts from the letters, diaries, and plays of the late writer Lorraine Hansberry to show her struggle for recognition as a black writer and artist
The lake poets : Wordsworth and Coleridge( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"William Wordsworth, his sister Dorothy, his wife Mary, and his friend Samuel Taylor Coleridge often set out on walking tours through the beautiful Lake District of England. The members of The First Poetry Quartet follow in their footsteps as they visit Wordsworth's home at Dove Cottage, travel by carriage to the mountains above Ullswater, and wend their way by twilight to the lake at Grasmere. Excerpts from Dorothy's journals and letters introduce the poetry selections"--Container
Spoon River Anthology : a Poetic Portrait Gallery by Edgar Lee Masters( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes excerpts from Edgar Lee Masters' Spoon River anthology, along with works of other poets
Children's stories from Africa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charming original songs and delightful African fables entertain as well as teach youngsters
Robert and Elizabeth Browning( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most celebrated of literary romances is explored in the setting of an apartment on Wimpole Street, as distinguished actor Jack Gwillim, Jill Tanner, and Nicholas Woodeson perform poems by Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Andre's mother( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katherine has lost her son, Cal has lost his lover, and together they must seek a reconciliation, an understanding of life with and now without their Andre who has lost his life to AIDS
Native son( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1940 Chicago, "Native Son" tells the explosive story of a young poverty-stricken black man who obtains a job as a chauffeur to a wealthy white family. However, tragedy ensues when he accidentally kills his employer's daughter. Vainly trying to cover his act, the eventual discovery of his crime unleashes a savage manhunt fueled by racial hatred and the fury of a white society
Guns of the Civil War( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the weapons used in the Civil War
The Brontës of Haworth by Christopher Fry( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the poetry and powerful imaginations of the Brontës: Emily, Anne, Charlotte and Branwell
Ernest J. Gaines' The sky is gray( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about a young Black farmboy's dawning of awareness about himself and society
Children's stories from Africa( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charming original songs and delightful African fables entertain as well as teach youngsters
World War II : breadlines to boomtimes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of how a nation of men and woman mobilized to convert our economy into a war machine, ultimately emerging as the most powerful country in the world
Scott, Tennyson & Kipling : the heroic tradition( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edgar Allan Poe, 1809-1849 by Elliot Engel( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about poet, tale-teller, editor, and critic Edgar Allan Poe
The blue men( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amid the tourists and the white-washed houses of a small summer island, a young boy has come to live with his grandmother. Stirred by her daydreams of another time and place, we discover this small family's touching, sometimes amusing, efforts to forge an uneasy relationship and discover the love in each other in the shadow of an unusual tragedy
Go tell it on the mountain by Blind Boys of Alabama( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of violence and desire, of tenderness and compassion, so gripping and moving, which lays bare the trials and sufferings, the yearings and aspirations of three generations of an African American family. The journey of a family from the rural South to "big city" Herlem, seeking both salvation and understanding and of a young boy struggling to earn the approval of a self-righteous and often unloving stepfather
Hola Amigos : a gentle introduction to the Spanish language( Visual )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn Spanish with Paco as he takes you to meet his sister Lupe and the Perez family. See how quickly you learn to speak Spanish as you sing songs, go to a birthday party and visit Pepe the Clown
 
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Children's stories from AfricaHola Amigos : a gentle introduction to the Spanish language