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Showtime Entertainment

Overview
Works: 528 works in 1,101 publications in 2 languages and 51,028 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television series  Television programs  Historical television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Television cop shows  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Television programs)  Television adaptations 
Roles: Production personnel, fds, prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Showtime Entertainment
Publications by Showtime Entertainment
Most widely held works by Showtime Entertainment
Queer as folk by Russell T Davies( visu )
74 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,914 libraries worldwide
"Focusing on the loves, careers, ambitions and relationships of a group of gay men and women" in Pittsburgh, PA.--Container
The Borgias ( visu )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,470 libraries worldwide
After exacting vicious punishment on all those who opposed them, the Borgias are at the apex of their power and influence. With the world around them embroiled in war and turmoil, the original crime family will continue to exploit allies, silence critics, and solidify legacies. But this time, the seemingly unbreakable bonds of blood will be tested like never before, as the house notoriously united against the world becomes divided against itself
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,368 libraries worldwide
Dexter Morgan is a Miami police forensics expert who moonlights as a serial killer of criminals who he believes have escaped justice
The Tudors by Michael Hirst( visu )
22 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,301 libraries worldwide
A look at the early life of King Henry VIII, beginning after his assumption of the British throne at the age of 19
The Tudors by Michael Hirst( visu )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,267 libraries worldwide
After failing to have his marriage to Katherine annulled, Henry appoints himself the head of the Church of England. Anne Boleyn insists that Henry remove the Queen from the picture. A royal visit to France finally prompts Anne to consummate her relationship with Henry. After failed attempts to have his marriage annulled, Henry's patience finally wears out and he marries Anne in secret. The king and new queen are disappointed that their first child is a girl, whom they christen Elizabeth
The Tudors by Michael Hirst( visu )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
Henry, now forty-five, marries Jane Seymour. Jane helps to reconcile Mary with her father, but only after Mary signs a paper admitting that she is illegitimate. Jane gives birth to a son, but dies shortly thereafter. Devastated by Jane's death, Henry locks himself away, drawing fantasy palaces, with caustic court jester Will Sommers as his sole companion. Henry then marries Anne of Cleves, a plain and unsophisticated German aristrocrat that he soon becomes disillusioned with and instead beds the seventeen year old Catherine Howard
Dexter by Marcos Siega( visu )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,114 libraries worldwide
Season eight begins six months after LaGuerta's murder, and Dexter is still managing life as a dad, brother, and serial killer. As Deb struggles to deal with the consequences of her actions, a mysterious woman comes to work with Miami Metro, offering firsthand information on Dexter's past
The Tudors by John Malam( visu )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
The Tudors dramatize the tumultuous years of King Henry VIII's nearly 40 year, omnipotent reign (1509-1547). The final season follows the latter years of one of the greatest figures of Engilish history, King Henry the 8th and his marriages to his fifth wife, Catharine Howard, and his sixth wife Catharine Parr
Dexter ( visu )
11 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,054 libraries worldwide
In season five, Dexter goes from happily married husband to guilt-ridden single dad. How will it affect his ability to maintain an average-guy facade while satisfying his need to kill? Features all twelve chillingly dramatic fifth-season episodes. Special features include: two episodes from The Borgias season one, two episodes from Episodes season one, interviews, and featurette
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay( visu )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
Back with a vengeance for a sixth season of startling suspense and unexpected twists. It's been a year since last season's shocking and heartbreaking conclusion, and mild mannered criminologist-cum-grisly serial killer Dexter Morgan has come to terms with who he is. But his existence is shattered when he crosses paths with an enemy unlike any he's faced before. A delusional religious zealot with unflinching convictions, this new adversary soon draws Dexter into a dangerous game
The devil's arithmetic by Donna Deitch( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 993 libraries worldwide
An American Jewish teenager dreams that she has been transported through time to a Polish concentration camp
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 936 libraries worldwide
Melinda, a smart and spirited high school freshman, retreats into self-imposed silence after she is raped one night at a party. Eventually through her work in art class, she begins to reach out to others
The Borgias ( visu )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 905 libraries worldwide
Rodrigo Borgia becomes Pope Alexander VI, propelling him, his two sons Cesare and Juan, and his daughter, Lucrezia, to become the most powerful and influential family of the Italian Renaissance
Californication by Red Hot Chili Peppers (Musical group)( visu )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 801 libraries worldwide
A writer who is obsessed with truth-telling, drinks, drugs, and beautiful women struggles to raise his teenage daughter and maintain a relationship with his girlfriend
My Louisiana sky by Kimberly Willis Holt( visu )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 764 libraries worldwide
"Aunt Dorie Kay is a grown-up, sophisticated woman who left her rural Louisiana roots far behind when she reinvented herself in the bustling business world of Baton Rouge. She's everything her twelve year old niece, Tiger Ann, dreams of becoming. When the death of Grandma Jewel gives Tiger the opportunity to move in with Dorie Kay, she cuts her hair like a movie star, wears the latest clothes and begins calling herself Ann. But the glamour soon wears off, loneliness sets in, and Tiger realizes that the love of her family and old friends still tugs at her heart and touches her soul."--Container
Penn & Teller : Bullshit! ( visu )
35 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 664 libraries worldwide
Penn and Teller debunk a number of dubious enterprises, including the historical, religious, medical and ethical arguments associated with circumcision; the hysteria of the traditional family in America; conspiracy theories; the big business of life coaching; the dark side of sainthood; the myth of college guaranteeing future happiness; the latest on big brother; the big business of hair; gun control; the big business of parapsychology; the myth of endangered species; miracles; and the concept of "the best" in modern society
Gods and Monsters by Bill Condon( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
It's 1957, and Hollywood horror director James Whale's heyday as the director of "Frankenstein," "Bride of Frankenstein" and "The invisible man" is long behind him. Retired and a semi-recluse, he lives his days accompanied only by images from his past. When his dour housekeeper Hannah hires handsome young gardener Clayton Boone, the gay director and the simple yardman develop an unlikely friendship
The affair ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
Two married couples; one decimating extramarital love affair. Noah is a New York City schoolteacher and novelist who is happily married, but resents his dependence on his wealthy father-in-law. Alison is a young waitress trying to piece her life and marriage back together in the wake of a tragedy. The provocative drama unfolds when Alison and Noah meet in Montauk at the end of Long Island
United States of Tara ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Tara Gregson is a wife and mother with dissociative identity disorder (DID). After deciding to go off her medication to discover the real cause of her disorder, her alternate personalties re-emerge. T is a wild and flirty teenager; Alice is an old-fashioned housewife; and Buck is a male, loud, beer-drinking Vietnam Vet. Tara is supported by Max, her calm and level-headed husband; Kate, her somewhat troubled teenage daughter; and Marshall, her quirky, good-hearted gay son. Her sister, Charmaine, is not so supportive, often expressing her doubt about the validity of Tara's disorder
Californication ( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
Author Hank Moody's life is spinning out of control as he juggles his sex and drug addictions while raising a daughter and trying to win back the love of his life
 
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