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American Movie Classics Company

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Works: 212 works in 286 publications in 2 languages and 19,031 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Television programs  History  Catalogs  Interviews  Case studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television series  Historical television programs 
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Publications about American Movie Classics Company
Publications by American Movie Classics Company
Most widely held works about American Movie Classics Company
 
Most widely held works by American Movie Classics Company
Mad men by Matthew Weiner( visu )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,570 libraries worldwide
1960's New York City. In the glamorous and ego-driven world of advertising, everyone is selling something and nothing is ever what it seems. Reveals the lives of the ruthlessly competitive men and women of Madison Avenue's "Golden Age," where key players make an art of the sell while their private world gets sold. And no one plays the game better than Don Draper, the biggest ad man--and ladies' man--in the business
The walking dead by Andrew Lincoln( visu )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,446 libraries worldwide
Waking up in an empty hospital after weeks in a coma, County Sheriff Rick Grimes finds himself alone. The world he knows is gone, ravaged by a zombie epidemic. He sets out on a search to find what has happened to his family
Mad men ( visu )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,314 libraries worldwide
At the office, the firings continue; Don is brought in to save the day on a PR campaign only to have the rug pulled out from under him; Peggy and Paul get stoned while working on an ad campaign; Sally steals money from her grandfather; Don had reservations about a misguided potential client; Betty has hallucinations of her dead father as she delivers her baby; Don and Betty renew their love affair while on a business trip
Mad men ( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,236 libraries worldwide
Moving in a new direction, can Sterling Cooper keep up? Meanwhile, Don Draper continues to blur the lines between truth and lies, perception and reality as his private life becomes complicated in a new way. What is the cost of his secret identity?
Breaking bad ( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,234 libraries worldwide
After an unremarkable chemistry teacher learns he has terminal cancer, he turns to an exciting life of crime to provide for his loved ones
The walking dead ( visu )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,094 libraries worldwide
'The Walking Dead' is a drama where personal struggles are magnified against a backdrop of crises. The series explores how the living are changed by the realization that those who survive can be far more dangerous than the walking dead
Mad men ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,070 libraries worldwide
Set in 1960s New York City, Mad Men explores the glamorous and ego-driven 'Golden Age' of advertising, where everyone is selling something and nothing is ever what it seems. Welcome to a Mad New World. Returns for a new year rife with possibilities. Last season stunned fans with its cliffhanger finale, as Don Draper's professional and personal lives unexpectedly imploded
Breaking bad ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
Even though his cancer is in remission, chemistry teacher turned meth maker Walter White still can't catch a break. His wife has filed for divorce, his DEA agent brother-in-law is out to bust him, and a Mexican cartel just wants him dead. But with his family's future still at stake, Walt cooks up a deal that will make him a fortune, a scheme with a terrible price
Mad men ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 938 libraries worldwide
Mad Men is back and plunges into the seductive and intriguing world of Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce. Jon Hamm and the rest of the award-winning cast continue to mesmerize as they adapt to changing times, social revolution, and a radical world. Lust is back. Adultery is back. Deception is back
Breaking bad ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 859 libraries worldwide
With Gus Fring dead, Walt's transformation from well-meaning family man to ruthless drug kingpin is nearly complete. This season charts the murderous rise of Walter White as he reaches new highs and new lows
The walking dead ( visu )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 827 libraries worldwide
Police officer Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by zombies. The series explores how the living are changed by the realization that those who survive can be far more dangerous than the walking dead
Breaking bad ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
"It all ends with a bang! In the final episodes, Emmy winners Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul bring the saga of Breaking Bad to a bloody conclusion in their roles as meth kingpin, Walter White and his guilt-ridden partner, Jesse Pinkman. As each tries to get clear of the wreckage they left behind in the meth world, DEA agent Hank Schrader's obsessive pursuit of "Heisenberg" gains steam, leading up to a shattering finale that will leave no one in Walt's world unscathed"--Container
Mad men ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 699 libraries worldwide
Returning for its sixth season, Mad Men explores the glamorous and ego-driven 'golden age' of advertising in late 1960s New York City. Don Draper and the rest of the cast continue to captivate as they deal with the aftereffects of adultery, divorce, a merger, and an ever-changing social climate
Imaginary witness Hollywood and the Holocaust by Daniel Anker( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
This documentary examines the American film and television industry's response to the rise of Adolph Hitler and the Nazi persecution of the Jews before, during, and after World War II. Extended film clips, and interviews with filmmakers, scholars, and survivors who work in the film industry, are used to tell this important story
Classic movie companion ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
Contains alphabetically arranged entries that list the credits, ratings, running times, awards, and video formats of over five thousand films made between 1929 and 1979, each with a synopsis; and includes filmographies of actors and directors, photographs, and other reference materials
Behind The planet of the apes by Twentieth Century Fox( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Looks at the production and filming of the motion picture The planet of the apes and its sequels, which explored religious, social, and political issues through the relationship between apes and humans and between slaves and masters in an imaginary future world. Also looks at the spin-off television programs and merchandise. Includes interviews with stars Charlton Heston and Kim Hunter
Hell on wheels ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
The second season of AMC's post-Civil War series Hell on Wheels; continues the story of former Confederate soldier Cullen Bohannon, whose journey is filled with turmoil and danger as he struggles to leave a troubled past behind. Centered around the traveling town that follows the construction of the transcontinental railroad, the series examines the greed and corruption in man's fight for power
Hu$tle ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Strapped for cash after a spell in Las Vegas, the expert tricksters are confronted by some risky situations. They devise and execute more devious schemes to replenish their coffers by depriving some nasty characters of their ill-gotten gains
Hu$tle ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
In this season, the team loses Mickey Bricks to an overseas sabbatical, so it's time for someone else to lead the gang. Danny steps up to the plate, but can the others convince him that the team needs another member-- especially when it comes in the form of street kid Billy Bond? There are, as always, plenty of marks who are greedy, rude, or simply nasty enough to be parted from their cash. Targets include a porn baron, a ruthless nursing home owner, and a charity crook. The crew also hits LA and Las Vegas, but when they're not on their home turf, will their audacious attempts catch up with them in the end?
Gary Cooper Hollywood classics ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Fighting caravans: Clint Belmet convinces French-born Felice into posing as his wife to help him evade a misdemeanor jail term. Clint joins a wagon train heading for California, taking Felice with him, and begins to fall in love with the girl
 
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