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Works: 2,553 works in 4,211 publications in 3 languages and 212,469 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television mini-series  Television programs  History  Film adaptations  Historical television programs  Television adaptations  Historical films  Gangster television programs  Biographical films 
Roles: fds, Distributor, Publisher, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about HBO Video (Firm)
Publications by HBO Video (Firm)
Most widely held works by HBO Video (Firm)
Curb your enthusiasm ( visu )
22 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 3,006 libraries worldwide
Larry's got it all: a loving wife, good friends, a successful carreer, and a great home. He is prone to speaking the unspeakable, honest to the point of insensitivity, Larry is a walking victim of misunderstandings and missed opportunities
My big fat Greek wedding by Nia Vardalos( visu )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 2,956 libraries worldwide
A shy Greek American woman meets the man of her dreams, turning her personal, professional, and family life upside-down
John Adams by Kirk Ellis( visu )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 2,636 libraries worldwide
While our new nation was suffering attacks from both within and without, John Adams had a vision of a nation of liberty and justice for all. He guided his peers--General George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson--in setting the values and agenda for a glorious, free America. Adams and his wife Abigail refined these ambitious democratic ideals, and their partnership became one of the most moving love stories in American history
Band of Brothers by Tom Hanks( visu )
31 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 2,552 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Easy Company, 506th Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army. Drawn from interviews with survivors of Easy Company, as well as soldiers' journals and letters, this television drama tells of the extraordinary bravery and fear faced by the soldiers in this elite rifle company who parachuted into France early on D-Day morning, fought in the Battle of the Bulge and captured Hitler's Eagle's Nest at Berchtesgaden. They were also a unit that suffered 150% casualties, and whose lives became legend
The Sopranos by David Chase( visu )
23 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 2,416 libraries worldwide
With Tony's mother and uncle plotting against him, his older sister Janice wreaking her own special kind of havoc, and the very real threat that one of his closest allies is wired by the FBI, Tony needs the support of his psychiatrist more than ever
When the Levees Broke : a Requiem in Four Acts by Spike Lee( visu )
8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2,085 libraries worldwide
The world watched in horror as Hurrican Katrina hit New Orleans on August 29, 2005. Many were shocked, not only by the scale of the disaster, but the slow, inept and disorganized response of the emergency and recovery efforts. Structured into four acts, each dealing with a different aspect of the events that preceded and followed Katrina's catastrophic passage through New Orleans. Tells the heartbreaking personal stories of those who endured this harrowing ordeal and survived to tell the tale
Iron Jawed Angels ( visu )
8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2,060 libraries worldwide
The dramatized story of Alice Paul and Lucy Burns, leaders of the suffragist women who fought for the passage of the 19th Amendment. They broke from the mainstream women's rights movement to create a more activist wing, daring to push the boundaries to secure women's voting rights in 1920
Prime suspect by Helen Mirren( visu )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,975 libraries worldwide
When a young woman is found brutally murdered and the DCI in charge is unable to take up the case, the role is passed on to Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison, the first female DCI to handle such a responsibility. Between a slippery suspect and resistence from her team of detectives, Tennison has her hands full
Angels in America by Mike Nichols( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,949 libraries worldwide
Set in 1985. Revolves around two very different men with AIDS, one fictional, one fictionalized. Roy Cohn, personifies all the hypocrisy, delusion and callousness of the official response to the plague. Nothing shakes Roy's lack of empathy: even on his death bed, he's fighting with his gay nurse and taunting the woman he helped put to death, Ethel Rosenberg. The other patient is Prior Walter, who is visited by an angel and deserted by his self-pitying lover, Louis. Louis moves on to a relationship with Joe Pitt, a Mormon lawyer whose closeted homosexuality drives his wife to delusions and brings his mother to New York
Maria Full of Grace by Joshua Marston( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 1,931 libraries worldwide
Maria Alverez, a bright, spirited 17 year old, lives with three generations of her family in a cramped house in rural Colombia. Desperate to leave her job stripping thorns from flowers in a rose plantation, Maria accepts a lucrative offer to transport packets of heroine-which she must swallow-to the United States. The ruthless world of international drug trafficking proves to be more than Maria bargained for. She becomes ultimately entangled with both drug cartels and immigration officials
The Sopranos ( visu )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,928 libraries worldwide
Tony Soprano is a middle-aged, Italian-American businessman in New Jersey with a wife, a daughter, a son, and an elderly mother. He's got a psychiatrist to tell all his secrets to, except the one she already knows. He's also a mob boss facing several crises. Rival boss Johnny Sack is in prison and the always tense relations between the New Jersey and New York families are strained through the unpredictable behavior of Sack's surrogates
La vie en rose by Marion Cotillard( visu )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in French and English and held by 1,765 libraries worldwide
Raised in a brothel, then wrested from the only life she knew by her father, so they could join the circus, Edith Piaf spent her teen years on the streets. She is finally "rescued" by a crime figure who gives her career a start and, ultimately, by her international success and final illness. Always frail, sickly, malnourished, and wildly temperamental, she was often on drugs or alcohol and was always in search of true love. Middleweight boxer, Marcel Cerdan, captures her heart and gives her something to live for, besides her music--at least for a while
4 Little Girls ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,751 libraries worldwide
When a bomb tears through the basement of a black Baptist church on a peaceful fall morning in Sept. 1963, it takes the lives of four young girls; Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Addie Mae Collins. This racially motivated crime, taking place at a time when the civil rights movement is burning with a new flame, could have doused that flame forever. Instead it fuels a nation's outrage and brings Birmingham, Alabama to the forefront of America's concern. Combines archival footage, home photographs, and interviews with survivors, witnesses, community leaders and the victims' families and friends
Real women have curves by Patricia Cardoso( visu )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,748 libraries worldwide
Should she leave home, go to college and experience life? Or stay home, get married, and keep working in her sister's struggling garment factory? It may seem an easy decision, but for 18-year-old Ana, every choice she makes this summer will change her life
Wit by Mike Nichols( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,726 libraries worldwide
An English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is, until she is diagnosed with a devastating illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. She finds that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit
Bury my heart at Wounded Knee by Yves Simoneau( visu )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,572 libraries worldwide
By 1876, most of the nation's American Indians had been forcibly relocated to reservation land. In the Dakota Territory, Red Cloud had settled his people on the great Sioux Reservation, becoming wards of the government. Other Sioux leaders saw this as defeat and continued to live in the traditional way, with legendary resistance. Then an economic depression struck, and gold was discovered in the Black Hills--on Sioux land. In this film, the lives of Charles Eastman-a Dartmouth-educated, Sioux doctor; Senator Henry Dawes-member of the Committee on Indian Affairs; and Sitting Bull intersect in a manner that seems fated. The question that faces the government and the Sioux seems to leave two answers: assimilation versus extermination? It is answered by the assassination of Sitting Bull and the massacre of hundreds of Indian men, women, and children by the 7th Cavalry at Wounded Knee Creek on Dec. 29, 1890
The Sopranos by Robin Green( visu )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 1,358 libraries worldwide
It's tough times in Jersey for Tony Soprano. The sluggish economy hasn't been good for the family business. His wife, Carmela, is angling for more financial security. Some long-time lieutenants aren't happy with Tony's recent decisions. A rival boss wants a bigger piece of the suburban pie. A Soprano is actually heading to trial for the first time in decades. At least one child has lost interest in higher education
Elizabeth I by Helen Mirren( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,335 libraries worldwide
"[E]xplores the intersection of the private and public life of Elizabeth I in the latter half of her reign, offering a personal look at her allies, her enemies, and her suitors as she struggles to survive in a male-dominated world."--Container
As you like it by William Shakespeare( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,303 libraries worldwide
Rosalind is the daughter of banished Duke Senior and is being raised at the court of Duke Frederick, with her cousin Celia. She falls in love with a young man named Orlando, but she is banished by Duke Frederick, who threatens death if she comes near the court again. Celia goes with Rosalind. Disguised as the boy Ganymede, Rosalind enters the forest of Arden. Upon their arrival in the forest, they happen upon Orlando and his manservant, who are fleeing the wrath of Orlando's eldest brother. What follows is an elaborate scheme devised by the cross-dressing Rosalind to find out the verity of Orlando's supposed passion for her, and to further capture his heart, through the witty and mischievous façade of Ganymede
Capturing the Friedmans by Andrew Jarecki( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,293 libraries worldwide
The Friedmans seem to be a typical family from affluent Great Neck, Long Island. One Thanksgiving, as the family gathers for a quiet holiday dinner, a police battering ram splinters the front door and officers rush inside. The police charge Arnold and his son Jesse with hundreds of shocking crimes. As police investigate, and the community reacts, the fabric of the family begins to disintegrate, revealing questions about justice, family and finally the truth. DVD
 
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English (207)
French (6)
Spanish (2)
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