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Talkback Thames (Firm)

Overview
Works: 229 works in 319 publications in 1 language and 6,624 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Televised plays  Television plays  Television programs  Television comedies  Made-for-TV movies  Televised performances  Television series 
Classifications: PR2823.A23, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Talkback Thames (Firm)
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1979 videotaped version of Trevor Nunn's Royal Shakespeare Company of Macbeth in which Lady Macbeth, after a trio of witches prophesy Macbeth's ascension to the throne, 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
Twelfth night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shipwrecked on an unfriendly Illyrian shore, Viola, believing her twin brother is dead, disguises herself in male attire and joins the retinue of the lovesick Duke Orsino
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 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
The IT crowd( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 446 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
Glorious 39( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this tense WWII-era thriller, Anne Keyes, a young woman from a powerful, political family, stumbles upon sinister evidence relating to a secret Nazi conspiracy plot. As war rages throughout Europe, Anne discovers the dark truths hidden by her family and becomes caught in a deadly web of lies and betrayal. Starring Romola Garai, Bill Nighy, Julie Christie and Christopher Lee
The IT crowd( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 385 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 )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 366 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
The IT crowd( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 331 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
Almost strangers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 288 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
Da Ali G show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 227 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 by Uwe Janson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 178 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 94 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 by Tim Kirkby( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 88 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 70 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 between 2010 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content 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 51 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."
Grand designs by Kevin McCloud( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 50 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
Benny Hill( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 47 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
Minder. the original series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 46 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 )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 45 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
 
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