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Passport International Productions

Overview
Works: 290 works in 369 publications in 1 language and 2,985 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Educational films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographical films  Historical films  Ethnographic films  History 
Roles: Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Passport International Productions
King : man of peace in a time of war by Henry Stephens( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating and revealing look at the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. filtered through the prism of three major conflicts: the struggle between black and white America, divisiveness with the civil rights movement itself, and an undeclared war in Vietnam. A salute to a man who remains an inspiration and a force for social change nearly forty years after his death at age 39
100 years of horror( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2018 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hosted by Christopher Lee, the first show of its kind ever produced; chronicling the history of movie horror from the earliest experimental chillers through the unforgettable golden age of movie monsters, and on through today's terrifying fright films. Featuring rare interviews with Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Lon Chaney Jr., Vincent Price, Peter Cushing, ad Claude Rains- take a thrilling look at some of the most iconic, chilling scenes from classics such as Dracula, Frankenstein, The Wolf Man, The Mummy, The Phantom of the Opera, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Creature from the Black Lagoon, and The Invasion of the Body Snatchers as well as more recent chillers such as Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, Halloween, Poltergeist and The haunting. Plus home movies from the sets of horror classics, outtakes, screen tests, previously 'lost' films, and other exciting surprises. Enjoy the most interesting and informative horror chronology ever assembled."--Container
The Yellow Brick Road and beyond( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the quintessential 1939 film to the successful stage play Wicked, tells the complete history of The Wizard of Oz story, highlighting some of the earliest stage and screen adaptations such as the 1925 silent version and the even earlier The Scarecrow of Oz
The British invasion rarities( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performances by British rock bands from the sixties
100 years of comedy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trip through the world of cinema comedy includes scenes from the slapstick of the silents, through comedies of the 1930s to today. Profiles current and classic comedy stars and looks at some lesser known comedians of the silent and talkie era
A century of Black cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two one-hour specials featuring African-American entertainers on film. Includes interviews with Eddie Murphy, Whoopi Goldberg, Denzel Washington, Laurence Fishburne, Danny Glover and Fayard Nicholas
The man with the golden arm by Otto Preminger( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-convict recovering from heroin addiction returns to the Chicago slums and struggles to become a musician
The golden age of TV drama( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This remarkable and entertaining 5-DVD collection of 16 rare television dramas, broadcast both live and filmed from 1951 to 1960, features up-and-coming performers just as they're starting their careers, as well as seasoned pros from the big screen, and represents such classic TV anthologies as Playhouse 90, The U.S. Steel Hour, Telephone Time, Four Star Playhouse, and DuPont Theater."
The Beatles : a long and winding road by Eduardo Eguia Dibildox( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unauthorized history of the Beatles
The remarkable 20th century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This televised time capsule recounts the incredible events of the past 100 years. Through exclusive interviews and rare film footage you will witness the great wars, devastating disasters, and social changes of this century decade-by-decade
The ultimate film noir collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whistle stop: a woman of ill repute returns to her home town looking for money and rekindles her relationship with her old love, an alcoholic gambler. His bartender pal lures him into a plot to do away with a wealthy and corrupt nightclub owner
One for the money : the birth of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the story of the dreams and aspirations of poor boys with guitars. Poor boys named Bill Haley, Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry, Buddy Holly, Little Richard, Ritchie Valens and others. During the 1950s, these pioneers caused a massive cultural change around the world. Featuring interviews with Little Richard, Sam Phillips, Bo Diddley and others, as well as vintage performances by various artists, this program takes a comprehensive look at the dawn of a new art form and the cultural phenomenon surrounding it
Hispanic Hollywood : then and now( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A unique celebration of the great legacy created by Latino entertainers"--Container
Elvis : the complete story( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the 33 feature films made by Elvis, including his words and thoughts on his rise to fame. Also features interviews with some of his co-stars
The Little Tramp( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this historic compilation are the comedy shorts made during the most productive years of Chaplin's career, from 1914, when he was starting out as an unknown comic at Keystone Studios to the last short films he made in 1922 before working exclusively on features
Hollywood musicals of the 1940's( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrate the musicals of the 1940's and go behind the scenes to see how these musicals were made
The best of film noir( Visual )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses over 30 film clips and interviews to illustrate the aspects of the film noir genre. Jeffrey Wells discusses The big sleep, Touch of evil, Kiss me deadly, D.O.A., Out of the past, Against all odds, Laura, and Kiss of death
Hispanic Hollywood( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the silver screen legacy of Hispanic entertainers. From the early passions of the "Latin lover" through today's top celebrities, this film looks at the careers and contributions of some of film history's most legendary Hispanic performers
Smiles and spectacles : a Harold Lloyd treasury( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Best known for his irrepressible smile and daredevil stunts, Lloyd combined an appealing down-to-earth persona with an incredibly athletic (and in some cases literally death-defying) physicality. Here is Harold in films, ranging from his early one-reelers with lovely Bebe Daniels; through the silent shorts opposite his future wife, Mildred Davis; and on to some genuinely worthwhile talkies."--Container
Television : the first 50 years( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features film clips, newsreels and exclusive interviews with legends like Milton Berle, Walter Cronkite and Norman Lear offering a revealing look at how "the boob tube" shaped our lives
 
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