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Showtime Entertainment

Overview
Works: 429 works in 1,068 publications in 2 languages and 50,717 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television series  Television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Television cop shows  Historical television programs  Thrillers (Television programs)  Film adaptations  Television adaptations 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Showtime Entertainment
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned as a child and adopted by a police officer, Dexter has an insatiable passion for killing. So his father helps him channel this passion into becoming a cop and killing those who slip through the cracks of justice
The Tudors by Michael Hirst( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,238 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 by Michael Hirst( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,220 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
Dexter by James Junior Manos( Visual )

15 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In season five, Dexter goes from happily married husband to guilt-ridden single dad. How will it affect his ability to maintain an average-guy facade while satisfying his need to kill? Features all twelve chillingly dramatic fifth-season episodes. Special features include: episodes from The Borgias season one, two episodes from Californication season four, interviews, and more
The Tudors by Michael Hirst( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,121 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
The Tudors by Michael Hirst( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tudors dramatize the tumultuous years of King Henry VIII's nearly 40 year, omnipotent reign (1509-1547). The final season follows the latter years of one of the greatest figures of Engilish history, King Henry the 8th and his marriages to his fifth wife, Catharine Howard, and his sixth wife Catharine Parr
Californication( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Hank Moody's life is spinning out of control as he juggles his sex and drug addictions while raising a daughter and trying to win back the love of his life
The devil's arithmetic by Donna Deitch( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American Jewish teenager dreams that she has been transported through time to a Polish concentration camp
Dexter by James Junior Manos( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back with a vengeance for a sixth season of startling suspense and unexpected twists. It's been a year since last season's shocking and heartbreaking conclusion, and mild mannered criminologist-cum-grisly serial killer Dexter Morgan has come to terms with who he is. But his existence is shattered when he crosses paths with an enemy unlike any he's faced before. A delusional religious zealot with unflinching convictions, this new adversary soon draws Dexter into a dangerous game
Speak( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melinda, a smart and spirited high school freshman, retreats into self-imposed silence after she is raped one night at a party. Eventually through her work in art class, she begins to reach out to others
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season eight begins six months after LaGuerta's murder, and Dexter is still managing life as a dad, brother, and serial killer. As Deb struggles to deal with the consequences of her actions, a mysterious woman comes to work with Miami Metro, offering first-hand information on Dexter's past
The Borgias( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rodrigo Borgia becomes Pope Alexander VI, propelling him, his two Machiavellian sons Cesare and Juan, and his scandalously beautiful daughter, Lucrezia, to become the most powerful and influential family of the Italian Renaissance
My Louisiana sky( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up in Saitter, Louisiana, in the 1950s, twelve-year-old Tiger Ann struggles with her feelings about her stern, but loving grandmother, her mentally slow parents, and her good friend and neighbor, Jesse
The Borgias( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After exacting vicious punishment on all those who opposed them, the Borgias are at the apex of their power and influence. With the world around them embroiled in war and turmoil, the original crime family will continue to exploit allies, silence critics, and solidify legacies. But this time, the seemingly unbreakable bonds of blood will be tested like never before, as the house notoriously united against the world becomes divided against itself
The Borgias( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremy Irons stars in The Borgias, the saga of history's most infamous crime family. Conspiring with his ruthless sons and poisonously seductive daughter, the charismatic Rodrigo Borgia will let nothing and no one stand in the way of his relentless quest for wealth and power. Mercilessly cruel and defiantly decadent, intimidation and murder are his weapons of choice in his scandalous ascension to the papacy in Renaissance-era Italy
Penny dreadful by Eva Green( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PENNY DREADFUL is a powerfully written saga filled with dark mystery and suspense. It lives in a demimonde ? a half world between reality and the supernatural ? where personal demons from the past can be stronger than vampires, evil spirits and immortal beasts. An erotically charged, profoundly unsettling new saga, Penny Dreadful 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
Gods and Monsters by Bill Condon( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1957, and Hollywood horror director James Whale's heyday as the director of "Frankenstein," "Bride of Frankenstein" and "The invisible man" is long behind him. Retired and a semi-recluse, he lives his days accompanied only by images from his past. When his dour housekeeper Hannah hires handsome young gardener Clayton Boone, the gay director and the simple yardman develop an unlikely friendship
United States of Tara( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tara Gregson is a wife and mother with dissociative identity disorder (DID). After deciding to go off her medication to discover the real cause of her disorder, her alternate personalties re-emerge. T is a wild and flirty teenager; Alice is an old-fashioned housewife; and Buck is a male, loud, beer-drinking Vietnam Vet. Tara is supported by Max, her calm and level-headed husband; Kate, her somewhat troubled teenage daughter; and Marshall, her quirky, good-hearted gay son. Her sister, Charmaine, is not so supportive, often expressing her doubt about the validity of Tara's disorder
This American life( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join host Ira Glass and his company, as they bring a different theme to life each week, in the format of the popular Chicago radio show by the same name. In Reality check, we hear the stories of three people who hatched plans to make their dreams come true, only to be brought back to reality by unpleasant outcomes. Growth spurt introduces the viewer to three people who simply will themselves to the next stage of their lives, with mixed results. The Camera man introduces us to a young filmmaker who sets out to expose his alcoholic step-father, but instead creates a portrait of a flawed family; and animator Christopher Ward creates a piece about the perils of watching life explode from the safe distance of a camera lens. God's close up reveals stories where the faithful and not-so-faithful cross paths, trying to closer to God through pictures. My way explores the cost of stubbornness among four subjects. Pandora's box brings three stories of the unexpected consequences of trying new things
Scotland, Pa( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fast food and ambition make up a daily special of murder and mystery 70's style
 
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