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Showtime Entertainment

Overview
Works: 548 works in 946 publications in 3 languages and 45,249 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television series  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Production personnel
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Most widely held works by Showtime Entertainment
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dexter Morgan is a Miami police forensics expert who moonlights as a serial killer of criminals who he believes have escaped justice
The Tudors ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,148 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 )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,126 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 )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,006 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, and much more. Includes United States of Tara episodes, Dexter season four episodes, Californication season 3 episodes, and cast interviews
Dexter ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 990 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?
The devil's arithmetic ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American Jewish teenager dreams that she has been transported through time to a Polish concentration camp
Speak by Jessica Sharzer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 903 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
The Tudors ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 898 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
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 896 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
My Louisiana sky ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Aunt Dorie Kay is a grown-up, sophisticated woman who left her rural Louisiana roots far behind when she reinvented herself in the bustling business world of Baton Rouge. She's everything her twelve year old niece, Tiger Ann, dreams of becoming. When the death of Grandma Jewel gives Tiger the opportunity to move in with Dorie Kay, she cuts her hair like a movie star, wears the latest clothes and begins calling herself Ann. But the glamour soon wears off, loneliness sets in, and Tiger realizes that the love of her family and old friends still tugs at her heart and touches her soul."--Container
The Borgias. the original crime family ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rodrigo Borgia becomes Pope Alexander VI, propelling him, his two sons Cesare and Juan, and his daughter, Lucrezia, to become the most powerful and influential family of the Italian Renaissance
The Borgias ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 673 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
Dexter ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 598 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
Gods and monsters by Bill Condon ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 563 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 flamboyant director and the simple yardman develop an unlikely friendship
Scotland, Pa ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fast food and ambition make up a daily special of murder and mystery 70's style
This American life ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 521 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
In this world by Michael Winterbottom ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Persian and Pushto and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jamal et Enayatullah sont deux cousins afghans qui vivent à Peshawar, au Pakistan. Orphelin, Jamal habite dans l'immense camp de réfugiés de Shamshatoo et gagne un dollar par jour dans un atelier. Enayatullah travaille pour sa part au marché, dans la boutique familiale. Pour échapper à la pauvreté et tenter une vie meilleure, son oncle décide qu'il sera envoyé en Angleterre. Jamal persuade la famille qu'il doit, lui aussi, être du voyage. Ils rejoignent tous les deux le million de réfugiés qui chaque année remettent leur vie entre les mains des passeurs. Leur voyage sera long et périlleux
The L word ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of lesbian and bisexual women experience life in Los Angeles
Californication ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 485 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
Follies in concert by Stephen Sondheim ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourteen years after the original Follies (1971) a recreation one-night-only performance became the event, Follies in Concert. This film captures the event from the first rehersal through the entire recreation performance
 
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