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Thu Oct 16 17:51:30 2014 UTClccn-n500815830.06Thomas & friends0.220.94A tribute to Thames Television, November 1/January 31124309858n 50081583115109Thames Color Production (Firm)Thames Colour Production (Firm)Thames Colour Productions (Firm)Thames (Firm)Thames Television (Firm)containsVIAFID/267524512A.B.C. Television (Great Britain)containsVIAFID/130377836Rediffusion (Firm)containsVIAFID/155125657Talkback Thames (Firm)lccn-no91013561HBO Video (Firm)pbldstlccn-n80050316Films for the Humanities (Firm)dstlccn-n80009712Olivier, Laurence1907-1989nrtlccn-no95055790New Video Grouplccn-n87896772Isaacs, Jeremy1932-prdproauslccn-nr2005017871FremantleMedialccn-no95029668A & E Home Video (Firm)lccn-n80089989WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)lccn-nr96021942Acorn Media (Firm)lccn-n50005846Mortimer, John1923-2009ausThames Television, ltdDramaFilm adaptationsTelevision adaptationsHistoryJuvenile worksBiographyTelevision playsCriticism, interpretation, etcTelevision programsFictionShakespeare, William,Macbeth,--King of Scotland,Jesus ChristScotlandRegicidesHistory of Biblical eventsBible.--New TestamentKings and rulersRome (Empire)Great BritainSlavesItaly--RomeWallace, Lew,Middle East--Judaea RegionUnited StatesBalletsWorld War (1939-1945)Political scienceLear, King (Legendary character)PresidentsKennedy familyFilm adaptationsKings and rulers--AbdicationManners and customsNixon, Richard M.--(Richard Milhous),Toad of Toad Hall (Fictitious character)ToadsFathers and daughtersConspiracyMoles (Animals)BadgersRatsMilitary campaignsGermanyFranceAvariceJapanAfrica, NorthPacific OceanStalingrad, Battle of (Volgograd, Russia : 1942-1943)Russia (Federation)--VolgogradPearl Harbor, Attack on (Hawaii : 1941)GenocideHawaiiGoneril (Legendary character)Television playsBombardment of Hiroshima-shi (Japan : 1945)Japan--Hiroshima-shiAnimalsKennedy, John F.--(John Fitzgerald),19261970197119721973197419751976197719781979198019811982198319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320144820417122724791.4572PN1997ocn020334092ocn020697263ocn019891491ocn019891524ocn019891512ocn028905036ocn020973805ocn048910966ocn660131134ocn824610515ocn022852530ocn028572462ocn061694863ocn030901881ocn028590185ocn024873629181339ocn055859339visu19730.23Thames Television, ltdThe world at warHistoryInterviewsPersonal narratives"An extraordinary collection of newsreel, propaganda, and home-movie footage drawn from the archives of 18 nations, including color close-ups of Adolf Hitler taken by his mistress, that present an unvarnished perspective of the war's pivotal events. Penetrating interviews with eyewitness participants - from Hitler's secretary to Alger Hiss to ordinary citizens who stood outside the battle lines - and spine-tingling, first-hand accounts to an already unforgettable experience."--Container+-+2020152125324157225ocn057078036visu19920.22Whitehead, PhillipThe KennedysHistoryBiographyDocumentary television programsNot the story of the individuals, but the saga of "The Kennedys", the family, the clan, shaped by father Joseph's drive, their own distinct personalities and the times in which they lived. This program focuses on the family as they saw themselves and as others saw them+-+929382069632412525ocn056132984visu19860.08Shakespeare, WilliamA performance of MacbethDramaTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsTelevision playsWhen a trio of witches prophesy Macbeth's ascension to the throne, Lady Macbeth pushes her husband into a murderous spree. But once crowned king of Scotland, Macbeth sees ghastly visions, fueled by guilt and a new prophecy, that ensure his ultimate downfall+-+1585452125115420ocn061166457visu19880.27Shakespeare, WilliamTwelfth night, or, What you willFictionDramaFilm and video adaptationsTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsAfter a shipwreck, twin siblings Viola and Sebastian wash up on the shores of Illyria. Viola, disguised as a man named Cesario, takes up service with the Duke Orsino, who is madly in love with the Lady Olivia. But Olivia is in mourning over her brother's death, so Orsino sends Cesario over as an emissary of love, except that Olivia falls for Viola!+-+158545212598012ocn244252415visu19900.24NixonBiographyDocumentary television programsTelevision programsCovers the span of Richard M. Nixon's political life during his early political career+-+929382069632475910ocn061281771visu19880.21Wyler, WilliamBen-Hur a tale of the ChristHistoryJuvenile worksFictionDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptationsChristian fictionSilent version of the sweeping saga that tells the story of a young Jewish nobleman who leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself and his people, as he learns to fight, love, hate and, finally, forgive+-+54256346967599ocn059824470visu19880.23Shakespeare, WilliamKing LearFictionDramaFilm and video adaptationsTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsWhen England's aging King Lear renounces his throne to divide his kingdom among his three daughters, treachery, madness and murder soon follow. After banishing Cordelia, his most loyal daughter, Lear is betrayed and cast out by her elder sisters Regan and Goneril. Meanwhile, evil brews at the Gloucester castle as Edgar falls victim to his brother's deception. As battle lines are drawn and backs are stabbed, Lear rages against a fearsome storm. Can a man undo his wrongs? Will Cordelia be saved? Or will the wheels of fate crush all in its way?+-+15854521257232ocn057546447visu20050.17Baker, RoyThe flame trees of ThikaHistoryBiographyDramaBiographical filmsA young girl and her parents journey to the unspoiled wilderness of East Africa in 1913 where they struggle to transform a rugged plot of land into a farm69411ocn035564110visu19900.50Woolf, VirginiaA room of one's ownHistoryCriticism, interpretation, etcDramaFilm adaptationsEileen Atkins' one-woman stage performance recreates Virginia Woolf's talk to the women of Girton College, Cambridge. A call to women to declare their independence, talent and freedom to write, think, love and labor, and to control their own destinies, yet realize necessary communion on all levels between men and women6688ocn061186644visu19890.23Osborne, JohnLook back in angerHistoryDramaTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptations"Jimmy Porter, an angry young man with a college education and a dead-end job. Feeling trapped by his circumstances, his squalid post-war flat, and spurred on by self-pity, Porter lashes out against his wife, Allison, his lover, Helena, and his business partner, Cliff. Fierce, funny, and cathartic, John Osborne's classic 'kitchen sink' drama as directed by Academy Award winner Judi Dench is a masterpiece of ensemble acting"--Container+-+87353521256632ocn056133032visu20000.07Grahame, KennethThe wind in the willowsJuvenile worksFictionDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptationsOne spring, Mole decides that he can ignore the spring cleaning for a little longer, and begins a series of adventures with his new friend Rat. They go for a picnic on the riverbank, on a caravan expedition with Toad, until Toad switches allegiance to his new car and his reckless driving makes Mole and Rat search out Badger for help in curbing Toad's profligate habits. But Toad gets away from them and gets a 20-year sentence from the magistrate for theft, reckless driving, and Gross Impertinence. While Toad works his wiles on the jailer's daughter and escapes jail dressed as a washer woman, Badger tries to guard Toad Hall from the machinations of the Weasels and is badly beaten. And it requires a plan of attack and all four comrades to regain Toad Hall6231ocn231698090visu20080.06Thomas & friendsJuvenile worksTelevision adaptationsThomas the Tank engine is back with his friends for more exciting stories from the Island of Sodor. Join in on the trick Stuart plays on Duke and see how an elephant leaves Henry all washed up. Don't miss another fun-filled adventure with Thomas and his friends5684ocn060696551visu19760.21Shakespeare, WilliamRomeo and JulietDramaFilm adaptationsTelevision playsIn the gentle streets of fair Verona, a clash of servants between the warring Montagues and Capulets sets the wheels of fate in motion. At a masked ball, the lovelorn Romeo spies the beautiful Juliet and the two soon fall madly in love, only to feel despair once their true identities are revealed. Matters worsen when Romeo slays Tybalt, a nephew of the Capulets, and is banished from the city. Only the intervention of a loyal friar and nurse can right the course of true love. But a rush to judgment spells the end of the young lovers' earthly union+-+15854521255579ocn027098398visu19880.35Five stories of an hourCriticism, interpretation, etcBiographyDramaTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsFour dramatic renditions of Kate Chopin's "Story of an hour", first her original story, then other writers' variations on her original theme. Followed by some history and biographical information on Kate Chopin4639ocn028250465visu19910.31The longest hatredHistoryTraces anti-Semitism from its earliest manifestations in antiquity to the recent ominous outbreaks in Germany, Russia, and elsewhere45813ocn042680633visu19780.24Shakespeare, WilliamMacbethCriticism, interpretation, etcFictionDramaStudy guidesFilm and video adaptationsTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsTelevision programsTelevision playsDriven by his ambitious wife, Macbeth plots to take over the Scottish throne4505ocn052770128visu19800.27Tchaikovsky, Peter IlichSwan lakeJuvenile worksDramaMusical filmsFilm adaptationsFairy talesHome use only+-+53596241253244262ocn648268677visu20100.12The Agatha Christie hourDrama"In these stories, lesser-known Christie heroes and heroines solve crimes of the heart as well as puzzling cases of larceny and murder. With just the right mix of danger and deception, romance and revenge, innocence and intrigue, these classic adaptations are Christie at her best"--Container4238ocn057351348visu19810.16Raven, SimonEdward & Mrs. SimpsonDramaFilm adaptationsTelevision programsOn the evening of December 11, 1936, England's King Edward VIII formally broadcast his farewell to a nation. Torn between duty and love, he had decided to follow his heart. Follows the true story and the unforgettable romance that developed between the Prince of Wales and an extraordinary American woman named Wallis Simpson. That she was already married and rumored to have had other affairs, ruffled more than a few feathers. The scandal only heats up as the Prince becomes King and declares his intention to marry his mistress, who has since become divorced and available4232ocn057351361visu20050.16Reilly, ace of spiesHistoryBiographyFictionDramaFilm adaptationsSpy television programsBiographical television programsHistorical television programsAt the turn of the 20th century, one remarkable man single-handedly tried to alter the course of history. Cold, ruthless, and enigmatic, this Russian-born British agent radically transformed modern espionage techniques and set the mold for a new kind of secret agent--the super spy153ocn013207001book19840.94A tribute to Thames Television, November 1/January 31Exhibition catalogs11ocn863348676book0.47Thames Television, ltd[Miscellaneous publications]+-+1585452125+-+1585452125Thu Oct 16 15:12:22 EDT 2014batch57239