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Talkback Thames (Firm)

Overview
Works: 474 works in 580 publications in 1 language and 4,396 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television comedies  Television series  Television programs  Juvenile works  Humor  Television mini-series  History  War television programs  Historical television programs 
Roles: Producer, Originator, Editor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Talkback Thames (Firm)
Glorious 39( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this tense WWII-era thriller, Anne, a young woman from a political family, stumbles upon sinister evidence relating to a secret Nazi conspiracy plot and ends up caught in a deadly web of lies and betrayal
The IT crowd( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy and Moss toil in the squalid basement of a huge company, fielding IT help desk calls. Roy has a lousy attitude coupled with an eye for the ladies. Moss is dressed by his mother and has an aerosol can of water clipped ot his belt. Into their life of 'users, ' pizza, science fiction and firewalls comes middle manager Jen, a spunky can-do career gal who doesn't know one end of a laptop from another. Now Jen will introduce real life to the guys who email the fire brigade in an emergency, invent a psycho for an internet dating site and display sympathetic PMS symptoms once a month
The IT crowd( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are reasons the IT Department of Reynholm Industries is kept in the building's basement. Bitter slacker Roy, über-nerd Moss, and technically clueless Jen attend a night of theater, befriend a German cannibal, disrupt their boss' funeral, throw a dinner party, design the ultimate bra, and commit further acts of personal and professional irresponsibility
The IT crowd( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are reasons the IT Department of Reynholm Industries is kept in the building's basement. The department's employees are bitter slacker Roy, über-nerd Moss, and technically clueless Jen. Jen finds that her builder is urinating in all of her sinks; Moss has begun to speak like a manly football fan; Roy is now living on the streets; Reynholm will have a new Employee Of The Month; Friendface's horror needs to be stopped; charity calendars may feature topless nerds
Almost strangers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Daniel attends a family reunion with his parents, he discovers a world he hardly knew existed. Seduced by the allure of his new world, Daniel adopts the role of go-between for his glamorous Aunt Alice and his cousins Rebecca and Charles
The IT crowd( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In season four, the lads try and fail yet again to socialize with the people upstairs, Jen tries to work her way up the corporate ladder by becoming Entertainment Manager and later pretending she can speak Italian, and Moss proves a whiz on a TV game show
Da Ali G show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ali G is back! British comedic genius, Sacha Baron Cohen, slips into the skins of his devilish alter egos, Ali G, Borat and Bruno, to create loads of hilarious riffs at the expense of American culture
The sinking of the Laconia( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In September 1942 at the height of the battle for the Atlantic, a German U-boat torpedoed the RMS Laconia, sinking the British ship without knowing that it carried more than 2,000 passengers, many of them civilians. What followed is a harrowing true story of heroism, heartbreak, and unexpected humanity in the midst of the bloodiest conflict in history
Big train( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Train steams out of the comedy tunnel as realism meets utter stupidity in a cavalcade of daft sketches performed by high-quality actors in stunning costumes and vast sets reminiscent of the worst excesses of D.W. Griffith
Look around you( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the unforgettable Open University and Television for Schools programs of the 1970s. Through a series of gloriously deadpan experiments, we observe a colony of ants build an igloo, receive a telephone call from a brain, discover why ghosts can't whistle, and reveal the largest number in the world. Science has never been so silly
DangerMouse. the world's smallest secret agent( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The determined "world's smallest spy" detective mouse is back--and his top-secret adventures are only getting wackier for him and his slightly smaller sidekick, Penfold. No adventure is too daunting, no mystery too cryptic, and no joke too modest for the spirited duo as they battle evil wherever it lurks
Grand designs( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eighth series of this successful show includes one of the most challenging houses ever seen on Grand Designs a home in the middle of the Cotswolds countryside planned to be built underneath a collapsing ruined 300 year old barn
Benny Hill( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early '80s, The Benny Hill show hit new heights of hilarity with even more daring double-entendres, tongue-in-cheek ballads, and dance routines with the naughty and nubile Hill's Angels. This set features new skits with Fred Scuttle and Chow Mein and includes the fan-favorite moments from "The Little Dimpton Street Party" and "The Hot Shoe Show."
Benny Hill( Visual )

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

Never before seen in their entirety in the States, these episodes explode with the saucy wit and flamboyant humor that made The Benny Hill show an international phenomenon. Armed with his naughty, nubile Hill's Angels and the adorable The Hill's Little Angels, Benny sails into new stratospheres of hilarity
Grand designs( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kevin McCloud is joined by interior design guru Naomi Cleaver and award winning architect Deborah Saunt and architecture critic Tom Dyckhoff as they share expert advice on how to create a dream home with their own trade secrets, inspired by some of the most popular builds from the Grand Designs series. Featuring location based reports into what's topical and contemporary in the world of architecture and interiors. In each episode, Naomi, Kevin, Deborah and Tom report from around the world - from Los Angeles to Moroccan chic, from Minimalism in Monaco to the amphibious houses of Amsterdam. Trade Secrets is packed full of take-home information about the world of architecture and design. The series is not just about how we live today but how we will live tomorrow"--Container
Grand designs( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presenter Kevin McCloud follows some of Britain's most ambitious self-building projects, as intrepid individuals attempt to design and construct the home of their dreams"-- Publisher description
Kevin McCloud slumming it( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this two-part series Kevin goes on an epic two-week journey to experience the beauty and horror of one of the most extreme urban environments on earth. After 10 years celebrating homes in Britain, Kevin now experiences life in India's largest slum - Mumbai's Dharavi, made famous by the film Slumdog Millionaire, where disease is rife, water is contaminated and sanitation is basic. With one million people crammed into one square mile (2.6 square kilometres), Dharavi is one of Asia's biggest slums and one of the most densely populated places on the planet. Dharavi has been hailed by architects, planners and even Prince Charles, as offering solutions to some of our largest Western cities' biggest problems, like crime, lack of community and of sustainable living. As Kevin enters Dharavi he finds open sewers, rats and hazardous chemicals everywhere. However, he also discovers that it is a highly organised place with thousands of tiny industries."--Enhance TV website
Grand designs( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Design expert Kevin McCloud returns with a fifth series, following Britain's most ambitious and astonishing house-building or rebuilding projects." --Container
Minder. the original series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Smooth-talking used car salesman Arthur Daley, a man synonymous with dodgy goods and shady deals, hires former boxer Terry McCain to be his 'minder' (bodyguard) to protect him from other small time crooks"--Container
Grand designs( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grand Designs gives an unparalleled insight into how elaborate and complicated design concepts work in practice and the sometimes very emotional journey taken by the homeowners to achieve their dream
 
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Thames Color Production.

Thames Color Productions.

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Languages
English (42)