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Time-Life Television

Overview
Works: 466 works in 2,798 publications in 1 language and 69,616 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television plays  History  Televised plays  Historical television programs  Television programs  Televised performances 
Roles: prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Time-Life Television
Publications by Time-Life Television
Most widely held works about Time-Life Television
 
Most widely held works by Time-Life Television
The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare( visu )
49 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,909 libraries worldwide
The marriage of two strong-minded people provides the spark for a comic confrontation between the sexes: The "shrew," Katharina, is so ill-tempered she seems unlikely to find a husband. Her father refuses to let her younger sister marry until Katherina is off his hands. Petruchio appears, marries Katharina, and "tames" her so well that he wins a bet with two other men on a test of their wives' obedience
William Shakespeare's A Midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( visu )
70 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 1,892 libraries worldwide
Presents William Shakespeare's comedy about devilish fairies, bedeviled lovers, and tradesmen-actors
As you like it by William Shakespeare( visu )
52 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and held by 1,818 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's comedy
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( visu )
70 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,789 libraries worldwide
A play about power, assassination and revenge. Presents a broad range of historical personalities as complicated human beings in agonizing conflict with one another and themselves
Antony & Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( visu )
65 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,760 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's famous play which explores the calamitous consequences of an overwhelming passion by telling the story of Antony, the once-heralded leader who becomes stupified with passion and degenerates into a fool, and the multi-faceted Cleopatra
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( visu )
59 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,561 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's play entitled Romeo & Juliet
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( visu )
44 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,542 libraries worldwide
Presents a production of William Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth designed especially for television. Three witches hail Macbeth as thane of Glamis, thane of Cawdor and future king of Scotland, and tell Banquo that his sons will sit on the throne. Lady Macbeth urges her husband to murder King Duncan and Banquo and his sons. Macbeth kills Duncan and Banquo and is made king. Macduff and Banquo's son Malcolm raise an army against him, Lady Macbeth kills herself, Macduff slays Macbeth, and Malcolm becomes king
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( visu )
54 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,521 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and Henry Bolingboke (later Henry IV)
Twelfth night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare( visu )
68 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,432 libraries worldwide
Twins Sebastian and Viola are separated after a shipwreck and believe each other dead. Viola disguises herself as a page boy, Cesario, to work for Duke Orsino and falls in love with him, but he loves Olivia, who falls in love with Cesario. Seeing Sebastian one day, she mistakes him for Cesario and marries him. The confusion is cleared up when Viola and Sebastian meet again, and the Duke marries Viola. The subplot concerns the efforts of Sir Toby and Andrew to humble the presumptuous Malvolio
The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare( visu )
50 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,414 libraries worldwide
Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the band "The Who," stars in Shakespeare's shortest play, a farce about two pairs of twins involved in an elaborate series of mistaken identities, word for words as written by William Shakespeare
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( visu )
55 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,350 libraries worldwide
Sir John Falstaff, knowing that Mrs. Ford and Mrs. Page control the money in their respective households, decides to seduce them, but they learn of his scheme and resolve to make a fool of him. A comic series of disguises and misadventures follows. This program views the Merry wives of Windsor as Shakespeare's attack on middle class propriety and hypocrisy. He challenges the belief that fidelity is mere lip service and a result of arranged, loveless marriages
Timon of Athens by William Shakespeare( visu )
48 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,349 libraries worldwide
Details the transformation of a noble Athenian from a reckless spendthrift to a mad misanthrope
 
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Alternative Names
Time-Life Films. Time-Life Television
Languages
English (682)
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