Platinum Disc Corporation
Most widely held works by Platinum Disc Corporation
The ranger, the cook and a hole in the sky ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1919 young Mac joins the Forest Rangers who teaches him the meaning of hard work. He also clashes with the cook who turns out to have a secret talent other than just cooking and bonding with his dinner bell.
True women ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
A powerful, moving story about two fearless women, of friendship, romance, courage and survival in the Old West. When Mexican forces threaten their homeland, Sarah Ashby McClure and her younger sister Euphemia, move their family and friends to safety. Resettling on the rugged West Texas plains, they soon become targets of Indian raids. They are determined to defend their homeland while their men fight in the Civil War.
The Andy Griffith show ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Television program about a widower sheriff in Mayberry, North Carolina.
License to kill ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Parents of a high school girl killed in an automobile accident file vehicular manslaughter charges against the man who was driving while intoxicated.
Hangmen ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
A secret splinter group of CIA assassins is opposed by an ex-Green Beret (Washburn) and a rag-tag group of urban guerrillas.
War classics ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Casablanca express: Commando Al Cooper must foil the Nazi's attempt to capture Winston Churchill on the train to Casablanca.
The Murders in the Rue Morgue ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
When two women are found brutally murdered, the police are baffled. With a city living in fear and no legitimate suspects at hand, only one man is savvy enough to solve the case-- Auguste Dupin, once France's finest detective-- until he was unjustly forced into retirement. At the persuading of his daughter and assisted by his godson, Dupin agrees to investigate the case-- and his shocking discovery will keep you guessing until the very end.
Red Skelton ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Shows some of Red Skelton's best loved and remembered television episodes.
Louise Solomon's Yoga & Pilates total body toner by Louise Solomon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Louise Solomon shows exercise techniques that combine yoga and Pilates, targeting specific parts of the body plus relaxation.
The inheritance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Beautiful orphan Edith Adelton came to the United States as a child to be a companion and tutor to the Hamilton family's young daughter Amy. Though Edith's parentage is a mystery, she has found great happiness with the Hamiltons. When the family's cousin Ida comes to visit, Mrs. Hamilton enlists Edith in a matchmaking plan involving two suitors for Ida. But both men fall for the lovely Edith. As Ida sees her chances fade, she schemes to discredit Edith, leading the family to a crisis of loyalties. Are Ida's accusations enough to dissolve the family's trust in Edith? Or is there a secret truth below the surface, beyond the evidence ... within the heart?
The Canterville Ghost ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
The fun begins as the unsuspecting Otis family moves into the stately, rambling rooms of Canterville Hall where young Virginia meets up with the castle's resident specter: the 400-year-old ghost of Sir Simon de Canterville. But while Sir Simon does his moaning, chain-rattling best to frighten the newcomers, Virginia soon befriends him and learns his sorrowful secret: unless a pure-hearted mortal agrees to plead his case before the dreaded Angel of Death, Sir Simon will be doomed to haunt the Hall for eternity.
NightJohn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
When a new slave named NightJohn is brought to the plantation, he opens a whole new world for Sarny because he has forbidden talents. He can read and also he can teach. As she learns to read she learns the power of words and the unconquerable strength of the human spirit.
Red Skelton America's favorite funnyman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Shows some of Red Skelton's best loved and remembered television episodes.
Once upon a Texas train ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
"Captain Hayes of the mighty law enforcement squad named the Texas Rangers reached the pinnacle of his career when he captured the notorious John Henry, an outlaw cowboy, and put him behind bars. Twenty years later, upon his release, Henry is older but unrepentant."--Container.
Sally Hemings an American scandal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Tells the extraordinary, controversial story of the 38-year romance between Thomas Jefferson and Sally Heming.
James Michener's Dynasty deception, greed and jealousy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
James A. Michener's saga of the Blackwoods, an Ohio pioneer family of the 1820's.
The Three Stooges ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Four classic comedies starring the Three Stooges. Disorder in the court: the Stooges get involved in the trial of a fan dancer who is accused of shooting her lover. Brideless groom: Shemp must marry to inherit $500,000. Malice in the palace: the Stooges try to recover diamond stolen from King Rutin-Tutin's Tomb. Sing a song of six pants: The Stooges try to pay off past due notes to Skin & Flint by capturing a burglar.
Roy Rogers ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
"Hands across the border, Roy Rogers plays a traveling Good Samaritan who walks into a battle for an army horse contract between patriotic rancher's daughter Kim Adams and her sneaky competitor Brock Danvers. Billy the Kid returns, Rogers plays dual roles: the famous outlaw Billy the Kid and an innocent cowboy who bears a striking resemblance to the notorious villain. Eyes of Texas, A crooked lawyer swindles one of her clients by claiming to have found his long-lost nephew--convincing him to change his will to include the young man. Bells of Rosarita, Roy Rogers rides to the rescue of Sue Farnum who has inherited a circus from her late father, as well as gained the ire of a cantankerous ex-partner of her father's who want to steal the traveling show for himself. Grand Canyon train, Roy Rogers plays a rancher at odds with Bill Regan, a dishonest mining engineer who is attempting to make off with the valuable contents of a silver mine that he has told everyone else is empty."--Container.
Lonesome Dove : the series ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Contains 21 episodes of the popular western series.
Due South. Season one ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Constable Benton Fraser of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police comes to Chicago to track down his father's killer. He stays and partners with Ray Vecchio, a local Chicago detective, to solve crimes.
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