WorldCat Identities

Spiers, Bob

Overview
Works: 327 works in 826 publications in 3 languages and 7,584 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television comedies  Comedy films  Television programs  Rock films  Parody television programs  Fiction  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Musical films 
Roles: Director, Production personnel, tld, Author, Other, Restager , Producer, Performer, Film editor, fmd
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bob Spiers
Fawlty Towers : the complete collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 589 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
Spice world by Spice Girls( Visual )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 401 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
Fawlty Towers( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 388 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
That darn cat( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"D.C.", short for "Darn cat", is the sleekest sleuth ever to grace the silver screen. A young woman with an active imagination contacts the F.B.I. when D.C. brings home an important clue in a kidnapping
Absolutely fabulous by Jennifer Saunders( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy on the shenanigans of Edina and Patsy
Absolutely fabulous by Jennifer Saunders( Visual )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When slacker Kevin receives a letter from his long-lost grandfather informing him 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
French & Saunders at the movies( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 217 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
Absolutely fabulous( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic misadventures of fashion femme fatales Edina and Patsy
Gentlemen prefer French & Saunders( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 171 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
A bit of Fry & Laurie( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 166 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 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy skits from the BBC series French & Saunders
French & Saunders( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The funniest moments from the first two seasons of this comedy series
Are you being served?( Visual )

7 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. 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 )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic episodes from the British comedy series, originally broadcast in 1977
Fawlty Towers by John Cleese( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four comedies featuring the antics of Basil Fawlty, an incompetent and aggressively rude proprietor of a small English resort hotel
Are you being served?( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 131 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 )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides four episodes of the television program "Fawlty Towers," about the rude hotel keeper, Basil Fawlty
Fawlty Towers by John Cleese( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four comedies featuring the antics of Basil Fawlty, an incompetent and aggressively rude proprietor of a small English resort hotel
 
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Fawlty Towers
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Fawlty TowersAbsolutely fabulousChilly dogsFrench & Saunders at the moviesA bit of Fry & LaurieAre you being served?Fawlty TowersFawlty Towers
Alternative Names
Bob Spiers British television director

Bob Spiers Brits televisieregisseur (1945-2008)

Bob Spiers direutor de televisión británicu (1945–2008)

Spiers, Robert 1945-2008

Spiers, Robert Alexander

בוב ספירס

사피어스, 봅 1945-2008

스피어스, 밥 1945-2008

Languages
English (173)

Spanish (2)

French (2)