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Time-Life Television

Overview
Works: 525 works in 2,407 publications in 1 language and 72,310 library holdings
Genres: Television adaptations  Drama  Film adaptations  Television plays  Televised plays  Television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Television comedies  Historical television programs  History 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PR3093, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Time-Life Television
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( visu )
58 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 1,994 libraries worldwide
Presents William Shakespeare's play about devilish fairies, bedeviled lovers, and tradesmen-actors
The tempest by William Shakespeare( visu )
45 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,972 libraries worldwide
Television adaption of Shakespeare's play revolving around an enchanted island, an exiled Duke, young lovers, and a framework of conspiracy
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( visu )
46 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,803 libraries worldwide
A Danish prince avenges the murder of his father, the king, by killing his uncle Claudius who murdered the king, usurped the throne, and married Hamlet's mother, Gertrude. Hamlet, considered the most complex of all Shakespeare's characters, examines the fundamental issues of justice, guilt, and death
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( visu )
56 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,788 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
Othello by William Shakespeare( visu )
57 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,742 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play about the tragic consequences of jealousy. Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealousy of Iago, who conspires to undo them both. Iago tells Othello that his wife, the beautiful Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, and then kills himself in remorse
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( visu )
41 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,736 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's play The taming of the shrew. The determined courtship and eventual taming of the beautiful, fiery-tempered Katharina by the shrewd-witted Petruchio is the pivot of the play.--Catalog
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( visu )
41 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 1,717 libraries worldwide
Driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, Macbeth murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
Antony & Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( visu )
56 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,708 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's play Antony & Cleopatra
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( visu )
52 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,690 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their feuding families, and take their own lives
King Lear by William Shakespeare( visu )
41 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 1,638 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play King Lear
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( visu )
52 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,638 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled The merchant of Venice
Twelfth night by William Shakespeare( visu )
56 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,553 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 )
43 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,493 libraries worldwide
Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's farce about two pairs of twins involved in an elaborate series of mistaken identities
All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare( visu )
32 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,428 libraries worldwide
Presents William Shakespeare's comedy about the wife of a young count who resorts to chichanery to win the respect and affection of her husband
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( visu )
46 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,408 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 )
44 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,381 libraries worldwide
Details the transformation of a noble Athenian from a reckless spendthrift to a mad misanthrope
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( visu )
39 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,379 libraries worldwide
King Leontes unjustly accuses his wife Hermione of adultery with King Polixenes. He imprisons Hermione, who falls into a swoon he believes is death, and orders her infant daughter to be abandoned on the shore. Sixteen years later, their daughter falls in love with Polixenes's son and when they come to Leontes' kingdom, her identity is revealed. Leontes and Polixenes become friends again, and Hermione is found to be alive after all
Troilus & Cressida by William Shakespeare( visu )
51 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,336 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's play about two lovers caught in the vicissitudes of the Trojan War
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( visu )
37 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 1,336 libraries worldwide
A satire directed against intellectual pride and pedantry. The King of Navarre and three of his lords vow to spend three years in study and not to see any women. But when the Princess of France arrives with her three ladies, the men break their vow and fall in love with them
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( visu )
49 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 1,333 libraries worldwide
Cruel Angelo is left in charge of Vienna when the Duke pretends to leave town. He revives an old law against fornication and sentences Claudio to death for seducing Juliet, Claudio's betrothed. Claudio's sister, Isabella, pleads for his life and Angelo offers to spare him in exchange for her virginity. His corruption and severity are punished when the Duke reveals that he has witnessed it all
 
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‎Time-Life Films. Time-Life Television‏
Languages
English (940)
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