WorldCat Identities

Spiers, Bob

Overview
Works: 154 works in 698 publications in 8 languages and 7,888 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television comedies  Comedy films  Children's films  Made-for-TV movies  Television programs  Television series  Rock films  Christmas television programs  Situation comedies (Television programs) 
Roles: Director, Production personnel, Author, Film editor, Performer, Producer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bob Spiers
Fawlty Towers the complete collection by John Cleese( Visual )

167 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Fawlty is an inept and manic English hotel owner and manager who isn't cut out for his job. He's intolerant, rude and paranoid. Chaos frequently breaks loose as Basil tries to run the hotel. He is constantly under verbal (and sometime physical) attack from his unhelpful wife Sybil, and hindered by the incompetent, but easy target, Manuel, the Spanish waiter. Fortunately he has an intelligent and attractive maid to help him out of the various situations he gets into
Absolutely fabulous by Bob Spiers( Visual )

184 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic misadventures of fashion femme fatales Edina and Patsy
Gentlemen prefer French & Saunders by Kevin Bishop( Visual )

27 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic duo behind Ab Fab bring their unique sense of humor to movies, music, magazine, and mid-morning television in this collection of classic spoofs. Includes Rock stars and their toilets, Opera divas, Womanly world, and the original Ab Fab sketch
That darn cat! by Bob Spiers( Visual )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her faithful tomcat D.C. (a.k.a. Darn Cat) brings home an important clue to a mysterious kidnapping, 16-year-old Patti Randall (Ricci) finds her ho-hum hometown suddenly turned into a hotbed of criminal excitement. And when she teams up with rookie FBI agent Kelso (Doug), to try to solve the baffling crime ... these would-be detectives follow That Darn Cat into some unexpected surprices!
Spice world by Spice Girls( Visual )

29 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gear up for a madcap musical adventure with the Spice Girls for their first live concert at London's Royal Albert Hall
Chilly dogs by Bob Spiers( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When slacker Kevin receives a letter from his long-lost grandfather informing him has has inherited land in Alaska, it seems to be the answer to Kevin's prayer for fun and adventure. One catch ... in order to claim the land, he has to compete in the toughest dog sled race across the frozen tundra
French & Saunders( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The funniest moments from the first two seasons of this comedy series
French & Saunders( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French & Saunders take on American TV, foreign films and Madonna in this hilarious collection from their fifth series
A bit of Fry & Laurie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Final season of the British sketch comedy television series starring Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie
Are you being served?( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic episodes from the British comedy series, originally broadcast in 1977
The Builders The Wedding party ; The Psychiatrist( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Builders: The hotel needs some lobby repairs. Naturally, Basil goes with the lowest bidder for the job and soon discovers firsthand just why this crew comes so cheap
The complete Are you being served? collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic episodes from the British comedy series
Are you being served?( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drop into Grace Brothrs Department store and enjoy a hilarious collection of classic episodes from the BBC's all-time top comedy. This deluxe 8-volume gift set also includes "The best of Are you being served?" hosted by John Inman and spotlighting the show's funniest and most memorable moments going all the way back to its 1972 debut
Full Bottom( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richie Richard and Eddie Hitler, two obnoxious loners, desperately seek love, money and friendship, and fail to find any of it
Absolutely fabulous( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hilarious misadventures of Edina, trendsetter extraordinaire, and her fab friend Patsy
The Goodies( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most loved comedy shows of the seventies and early eighties, The Goodies made household names of its cast, Bill Oddie, Graeme Garden and Tim Brooke-Taylor, in a show highly rated for its visual humour and surreal take on life. The 9th and final series include Snow White 2, Robot, Football Crazy, Big Foot, Change of Life, Holiday and Animals are People Too all loaded with The Goodies trademark left-of-centre humour
Mrs. Slocombe expects A change is as good as a rest ; The club( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are you being served?( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic episodes from the British comedy series, originally broadcast 1974-1975
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Fawlty Towers the complete collection
Alternative Names
Bob Spiers British television director

Bob Spiers Brits televisieregisseur (1945-2008)

Spiers, Robert 1945-2008

사피어스, 봅 1945-2008

스피어스, 밥 1945-2008

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Absolutely fabulousGentlemen prefer French & SaundersSpice worldChilly dogsA bit of Fry & LaurieAre you being served?The complete Are you being served? collectionAre you being served?