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Eagle Rock Entertainment

Overview
Works: 662 works in 1,110 publications in 1 language and 21,973 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  History  Educational films  Internet videos  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Eagle Rock Entertainment
Publications by Eagle Rock Entertainment
Most widely held works by Eagle Rock Entertainment
Ladies & gentlemen the Rolling Stones by Rolling Stones( visu )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Filmed in Texas in 1972 over four nights of the 'Exile On Main Street' US tour, it was billed at the time as the most powerful rock film ever made and is considered by many fans to be the finest Rolling Stones performance ever captured on film
The Aztecs ( visu )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
Aztec myth prophesied that a great city would one day stand on the site where an eagle, perched on a cactus with a serpent in its mouth, was found. Today, Mexico City stands on this mythical site. Although the Aztec Empire fell on April 28, 1521, when Hernando Cortes and his army defeated Montezuma, traces of the thousand-year-old pre-Columbian empire still survive and influence world culture. This program explores Aztec culture and history, from the role of human sacrifice in the Aztec religion to their agricultural advances. Commentary by scholars, maps, and contemporary accounts provide an overview of the events that both shaped and destroyed an empire
Crossfire hurricane by Rolling Stones( visu )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
"[T]ells the story of the Rolling Stones' unparalleled journey from blues-obsessed teenagers in the early sixties to their undisputed status as rock royalty. All of the Rolling Stones have been newly interviewed and their words form the narrative arc that links together the archive footage of performances, news coverage and interviews, much of it previously unseen ... [and] gives the viewer an intimate insight into exactly what it's like to be part of the Rolling Stones as they overcome denunciation, drugs, dissensions and death to become the definitive survivors"--Container
Monty Python and the Holy Grail by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( visu )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 314 libraries worldwide
The legendary British comedy troupe Monty Python are all gathered in front of the camera one last time in this original documentary series that retells the entire Python phenomenon start to finish
Ancient Rome by Bob Carruthers( visu )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Scholars discuss the unification of Europe under the Romans, the military structure and tactics that allowed them to conquer much of Western Europe, and the cultural and social aspects of Rome before the empire collapsed in 476 A.D
Pink Floyd the making of The dark side of the moon by Pink Floyd (Musical group)( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
A track-by-track look at the making of the band's 1973 album
Native Americans celebrating traditions ( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
This program explores the many similarities among tribal nations, including a profound respect for nature, myth, and tradition; matriarchal governance; a communal lifestyle; a belief in an afterlife; and the use of pictographs, symbols, and patterns rather than an alphabet-based language. Also featured are brief scenes of re-created warfare: the French and Iroquois vs. the British as a part of the Seven Years' War and the Sioux and Cheyenne vs. the U.S. cavalry at Little Bighorn. The Native Americans' near-extinction-brought on by contact with non-indigenous peoples-is discussed, along with the renewal of Native American culture demonstrated by present generations
China the mandate of heaven by Michael Wood( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
From the creation legend of Panku to the demise of the Han Dynasty, this program traces Chinese history and explores the roots of Chinese culture today
The Ottoman Empire ( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Examines the expansion of the Ottoman Empire from Eastern Europe throughout the Near East, its social and religious life and its military power
The love we make by Paul McCartney( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
This film follows Paul McCartney as he journeys through the streets of New York City in the aftermath of the destruction of the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001, and his subsequent organization of the Concert for New York City; features performance clips from the benefit concert and backstage moments with many of the performers and other famous attendees
The Vikings ( visu )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Studies the effects of Viking aggression on commerce in Christendom, the efforts of the Church to convert the Vikings to control them, the military value of the Viking longships, and their art and society
Miles electric a different kind of blue by Miles Davis( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Discusses Miles Davis' music of the late 1960s-early 1970s, with commentary from musicians Chick Corea, Carlos Santana, Joni Mitchell and others; also includes Davis's complete Aug. 29, 1970 performance at the Isle of Wight
Ancient Egypt by Peter Woods( visu )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Explores the civilization ruled by the pharaohs for almost 3,000 years. Includes information on the construction of the pyramids; the god-kings, including the only female pharaoh, Hatshepsut; the Rosetta Stone; religions and cults; mummification and burial rites; and the treasures of Tutankhamen
Ancient Britons ( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
In this program, experts explore the history of the British Isles from the ice age of 30,000 years ago to pre-Celtic times in search of evidence of the ancient Britons-the Neolithic "Dawn People. From Orkney to Wessex, their ancient societies left enough archaeological evidence to answer some questions-and to raise others. This has prompted much speculation about Stonehenge, the nature of the Britons' religious beliefs and rituals, and the extent of their geometrical and astronomical knowledge. Monuments and mysteries appear to be the chief legacies of those who dwelt during the dawn of civilization in ancient Britain
Ancient Greece ( visu )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Beginning with Homer's account of the Trojan War, this program re-creates the Greek world to provide insight into the daily lives of Greek citizens
India the empire of the spirit by Michael Wood( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
"This program examines the religious tension between Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam, and the historical events that shaped the great Indian civilizations from the Morian Empire through the Mogul Empire ... provides insight into a culture that remains vibrant and diverse today."--Container
Springsteen & I by Bruce Springsteen( visu )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
"[A] unique feature music documentary celebrating a rock 'n' roll icon: Bruce Springsteen. Working with the filmmakers, Springsteen's fans have helped create a film that reflects on their personal insights and experiences to explore what this timeless artist means to them. Their stories are at times touching, at times humorous, at times extraordinary and they all come from the heart. Combined with previously unseen archive footage of performances throughout Springsteen's career, this is a film by the fans and for the fans"--Container
The Celts ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Nearly 3,000 years ago, those who first mastered iron became the first masters of Europe: the Celts. This program documents the Hallstatt and La Tene Celts, separating them from myth and legend. Historians and scholars discuss the history, values, and lifestyle of this warrior society, exploring topics that include the roles of the druids, bards, and seers; the political hierarchy in Celtic society; and human sacrifice. Battle reenactments are also featured, contrasting the methods of warfare preferred by the Celts to their Roman adversaries. The Celtic influence on the ethnic languages of Scotland, Ireland, Wales, and Britanny is also documented
The Mayans ( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
The most advanced of the pre-Hispanic peoples of Central America, the Mayans rose to great prominence, only to suddenly decline around the year AD 900. In this program, cultural historian Iain Grain delves into Mayan history, investigating topics such as the Mayans' mastery of mathematics, their extremely hierarchical society, their use of human sacrifice to induce rain, and Mayan art. Many examples of Mayan architecture are provided as well, plus a computer re-creation of the temple at Chichén Itzá. Although there are still more than two million native Mayans living in Central America, the exact origins of their ancestors and the fate of the ancient Mayan cities remain mysteries
Charlotte Bronte Jane Eyre ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Through the character Jane, orphan and governess, Charlotte Bronte introduced a style of heroine that markedly departed from the previous norm in Victorian literature. In this program, Dr. Tom Winnifrith-Bronte expert and author of The Brontes-and Dr. Sally Poulson of the University of Warwick discuss a variety of topics, including whether Jane Eyre is feminist literature, the theme of the Gothic novel, the Victorian education system, and 19th-century social structure. In addition, they compare and contrast the author with her shy and intense heroine to determine how much of the novel is autobiographical
 
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