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Showtime Entertainment

Overview
Works: 586 works in 1,001 publications in 3 languages and 48,138 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Television programs  Film and video adaptations  Television adaptations  Television series 
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 )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,386 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 by Michael Hirst ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After failing to have his marriage to Katherine annulled by making himself the head of the church, Henry secretly marries Anne Boleyn; Anne gives birth to Elizabeth, their first child; and more. Includes exclusive featurettes, bonus episodes, and more
The Tudors by Michael Hirst ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,190 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
Dexter by James Junior Manos ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,078 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 Tudors by Michael Hirst ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,077 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
The devil's arithmetic ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 973 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 )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 945 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 )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 927 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 899 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
My Louisiana sky ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 820 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 ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 817 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 )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 738 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 720 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 )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 654 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
Gods and monsters by Bill Condon ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 585 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 )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 555 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
Scotland, Pa ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fast food and ambition make up a daily special of murder and mystery 70's style
This American life ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 528 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
The hazardous journey of two Afghan boys as they travel from Pakistan through Iran, Turkey, Italy, France and the UK in search of refuge in London, revealing the desperate measures people take to escape persecution and life-threatening conditions
The L word ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of lesbian and bisexual women experience life in Los Angeles
 
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