WorldCat Identities

Spiers, Bob

Overview
Works: 368 works in 709 publications in 4 languages and 7,931 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television comedies  Comedy films  Television programs  Rock films  Situation comedies (Television programs)  Fiction  Television series  Humor  Juvenile works 
Roles: Director, Production personnel, Author, Performer, Film editor, Producer, fmd, Restager
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bob Spiers
Fawlty Towers : the complete collection by Bob Spiers( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Fawlty is the sharp-tongued, short-fused owner of Fawlty Towers, a hotel plagued by crisis, chaos and bizarre characters. This set collects all 12 episodes of the British comedy, and also includes interviews with the writer and star, John Cleese
Absolutely fabulous by Jennifer Saunders( Visual )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy on the shenanigans of Edina and Patsy
Fawlty Towers by Connie Booth( Visual )

11 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Fawlty is an inept and manic English hotel owner and manager who isn't cut out for his job. He's intolerant, rude and paranoid. Chaos frequently breaks loose as Basil tries to run the hotel. He is constantly under verbal (and sometime physical) attack from his unhelpful wife Sybil, and hindered by the incompetent, but easy target, Manuel, the Spanish waiter. Fortunately he has an intelligent and attractive maid to help him out of the various situations he gets into
Spice world by Spice Girls( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and French and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gear up for a madcap musical adventure with the Spice Girls for their first live concert at London's Royal Albert Hall
That darn cat( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her faithful tomcat D.C. (a.k.a. Darn Cat) brings home an important clue to a mysterious kidnapping, 16-year-old Patti Randall (Ricci) finds her ho-hum hometown suddenly turned into a hotbed of criminal excitement. And when she teams up with rookie FBI agent Kelso (Doug), to try to solve the baffling crime ... these would-be detectives follow That Darn Cat into some unexpected surprices!
Absolutely fabulous( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic misadventures of fashion femme fatales Edina and Patsy
Chilly dogs( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When slacker Kevin receives a letter from his long-lost grandfather informing him has has inherited land in Alaska, it seems to be the answer to Kevin's prayer for fun and adventure. One catch ... in order to claim the land, he has to compete in the toughest dog sled race across the frozen tundra
Absolutely fabulous( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic misadventures of fashion femme fatales Edina and Patsy
Absolutely fabulous( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic misadventures of fashion femme fatales Edina and Patsy
French & Saunders at the movies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ab Fab creators Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders star in this highlights program of the best skits and spoofs from their fourth season. Includes send-ups of Alien, Misery, Silence of the lambs, stuffy costume dramas, and of course the royals
Gentlemen prefer French & Saunders( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic duo behind Ab Fab bring their unique sense of humor to movies, music, magazine, and mid-morning television in this collection of classic spoofs. Includes Rock stars and their toilets, Opera divas, Womanly world, and the original Ab Fab sketch
French & Saunders( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy skits from the BBC series French & Saunders
A bit of Fry & Laurie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Final season of the British sketch comedy television series starring Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie
French & Saunders( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French & Saunders take on American TV, foreign films and Madonna in this hilarious collection from their fifth series
Are you being served?( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British television comedy series about the employees of the Grace Brother's department store in London. Sales clerks in Ladies' Lingerie and Gentlemen's Ready-made departments are often at odds with each other and with store management
Are you being served?( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British television comedy series about the employees of the Grace Brother's department store in London. Sale clerks in Ladies Lingerie and Gentlemen's Reday-made departments are often at odds with each other and with store management
Are you being served?( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British television comedy series about the employees of the Grace Brother's department store in London. Sale clerks in Ladies Lingerie and Gentlemen's Reday-made departments are often at odds with each other and with store management
Fawlty Towers( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides four episodes of the television program "Fawlty Towers," about the rude hotel keeper, Basil Fawlty
Are you being served?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic episodes from the British comedy series, originally broadcast in 1977
Gourmet night ; Waldorf salad ; The Kipper and the corpse by John Cleese( Visual )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waldorf salad: An American guest demands a level of service unavailable at Fawlty Towers
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Fawlty Towers : the complete collectionFawlty Towers
Alternative Names
Bob Spiers British television director

Bob Spiers Brits televisieregisseur (1945-2008)

Spiers, Robert 1945-2008

Spiers, Robert Alexander

사피어스, 봅 1945-2008

스피어스, 밥 1945-2008

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Absolutely fabulousFawlty TowersSpice worldChilly dogsA bit of Fry & LaurieAre you being served?Gourmet night ; Waldorf salad ; The Kipper and the corpse