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Company Pictures (Firm)

Overview
Works: 127 works in 221 publications in 1 language and 13,188 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  History  Television series  Historical television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Film adaptations  Romance films  Television cop shows 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Most widely held works by Company Pictures (Firm)
Elizabeth I by Tom Hooper( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[E]xplores the intersection of the private and public life of Elizabeth I in the latter half of her reign, offering a personal look at her allies, her enemies, and her suitors as she struggles to survive in a male-dominated world."--Container
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Cromwell is a brutal blacksmith's son who rises from the ashes of personal disaster and deftly picks his way through a court where 'man is wolf to man.' King Henry VIII is obsessed with protecting the Tudor dynasty by securing his succession with a male heir to the throne. Told from Cromwell's perspective, "Wolf Hall" follows the complex machinations and back room dealings of this pragmatic and accomplished power broker who must serve king and country while dealing with deadly political intrigue, Henry VIII's tempestuous relationship with Anne Boleyn, and the religious upheavals of the Protestant reformation
Mansfield Park by Iain B Macdonald( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In one of Jane Austen's most complex plots, Fanny Price goes to live with prosperous relatives at Mansfield Park. Fanny navigates a labyrinth of intriques and affairs among the occupants of the house, while her cousin Edmund Bertram remains her stalwart confidant.--Container
The White Queen( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting portrayal of one of the most dramatic and turbulent times in English history. A story of love and lust, seduction and deception, betrayal and murder, it is uniquely told through the perspective of three different, yet equally relentless women - Elizabeth Woodville, Margaret Beaufort and Anne Neville. In their quest for power, they will scheme, manipulate and seduce their way onto the English throne
George Gently( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scotland Yard's most incorruptible detective, George Gently (Martin Shaw) is an old-time copper in a rapidly changing world. Set in rural Northumberland during the mid-1960s, based on Alan Hunter's detective novels, this series has been compared to Foyle's War and Midsomer Murders. Lee Ingleby stars as Gently's overeager protg??.??
George Gently( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1960s Britain, an understanding detective takes on a dangerous world
George Gently( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second series throws Chief Inspector Gently into a maelstrom of murders and mayhem, whilst lovingly recreating the swinging sixties as it finally hits the North-East, in perfect and nostalgic detail. Chief Inspector George Gently is the classic unsung hero of detective fiction. With his sidekick, the ambitious and undisciplined Detective Sergeant John Bacchus, they make the perfect police partnership, full of warmth and humour. But even the closest partners can come to blows when Gently and Bacchus enter the boxing ring, to raise monies for the police widow's fund - but who will be knocked out for the count of ten?
George Gently( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former Scotland Yard sleuth now tracking murders in Britain?s North Country, George Gently (Tony nominee Martin Shaw) is an old-time copper in the rapidly changing 1960s. In these two feature-length mysteries, Gentry and Bacchus investigate the suspicious death of an ex-informant facing a seemingly hopeless future, as well as the murder of a young woman poised on the brink of an exciting new chapter in her life
George Gently( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Detective Chief Inspector George Gently, the world is changing at a dizzying pace. As the 1960s draw to a close and a new era beckons, he feels more and more estranged and ill-equipped to cope. But for Gently and his fellow officers, one thing remains constant in their northeast England beat : violent crime.--Container
New Worlds( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the lives of four young people in English and the Colonies during the conflicts of the 1680s and King Charles II's reign
Wallis & Edward( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1936, Edward VIII abdicated in order to marry the woman he loved, Wallis Simpson, a twice divorced American. These events caused a scandal around the world and Wallis has since been demonized as the woman who stole the King of England. Wallis and Edward presents these events from Wallis's point of view. The drama follows the beginning of their affair, when Edward was the playboy Prince of Wales and Wallis was married to Ernest Simpson. When Wallis and Ernest finally divorce, the fear that Edward will seek to marry this American commoner builds toward a showdown, with even Wallis urging him to accept reality and let her go
George Gently( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eight season moves into the 1970s, with DCI George Gently facing retirement. In the opening episode Gently discovers the victim₂s wife was convicted of the murder eight years ago, he decides to re-open the case; a controversial move. But DI Bacchus opposes Gently's decision, not least because he worked as a DS on the original investigation and putting mentor and protogé at complete odds
Secret state( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British deputy prime minister is thrown into a world of political machinations and conspiracy he never knew existed
Tom Brown's schooldays by David Moore( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom transforms from a homesick boy to a courageous student, learns to confront his fears, and stands up for his friends
The missing by Not Available( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the second season of The Missing: In 2014, a young British woman stumbles through the streets of her German hometown and collapses. Her name is Alice Webster and she has been missing for eleven years. Alice's return sends shockwaves through the small community
George Gently( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning actor Martin Shaw stars as the principled detective George Gently in these three feature-length mysteries. These powerful dramas unfold against the beautiful backdrop of rural Britain during the tumultuous 1960s. Based on the long-running series of books by Alan Hunter
 
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George Gently
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