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Chekhov's Use Of Sound Effects Of The Axe And The Harp String In His Play, The Cherry Orchard
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(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica, 1968), 5 mins
Chekhov's dramatic innovations in The Cherry Orchard: In the last scene of the play, Chekhov uses sound effects of the axe and the harp string to highlight themes in the play.
(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica, 1968), 5 mins
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Famous Authors, Goethe
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directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2006), 36 mins
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832) was born in Frankfurt on Main, Germany, into a well-to-do family. He made some attempts to become a lawyer but eventually began writing poetry and novels. He was immediately successful. He joined the court of the Duke of Weimar and from there became accepted as the greatest...
directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2006), 36 mins
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Get To Know More About English Playwright William Shakespeare
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(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica, 2019), 3 mins
Quick facts video on William Shakespeare.
(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica, 2019), 3 mins
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Great Expectations, Episode 1
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directed by Julian Amyes, 1917-1992; produced by Barry Letts, 1925-2009, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Gerry Sundquist, 1955-1995, Tim Munro, 1951- and Derek Francis, 1923-1984, in Great Expectations (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1981, originally published 1861), 27 mins
Adaptation of Charles Dickens' novel about a humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor. Young Pip lives with his tyrranical sister and her blacksmith husband, Joe until a nightmarish encounter with an escaped convict, Magwitch, forces him to visit the stately Satis House.
directed by Julian Amyes, 1917-1992; produced by Barry Letts, 1925-2009, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Gerry Sundquist, 1955-1995, Tim Munro, 1951- and Derek Francis, 1923-1984, in Great Expectations (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1981, originally published 1861), 27 mins
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Jolene
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directed by Dan Ireland, 1958-2016; produced by Zachary Matz and Riva Yares; performed by Rupert Friend, 1981-, Frances Fisher, 1952- and Jessica Chastain, 1977- (Toronto, ON: Entertainment One Ltd., 2008), 2 hours 1 mins
A teenage orphan spends ten years traveling cross-country experiencing life, love and heartbreak. Based on E.L. Doctorow's story, "Jolene: A Life."
directed by Dan Ireland, 1958-2016; produced by Zachary Matz and Riva Yares; performed by Rupert Friend, 1981-, Frances Fisher, 1952- and Jessica Chastain, 1977- (Toronto, ON: Entertainment One Ltd., 2008), 2 hours 1 mins
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Little Women (1970), Part 3
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directed by Paddy Russell, 1928-2017; produced by John McRae, fl. 1967-2000, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Angela Down, 1946-, Jo Rowbottom, 1942-, Janina Faye, 1948- and Sarah Craze, 1948-, in Little Women (1970) (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 1970), 25 mins

This mini-series directed by Paddy Russell is British Broadcasting Corporation's third television adaptation of author Louisa May Alcott's novel of the same name.

Part 3 of 9 - Beth has become the adored friend of Mr Laurence. Amy has met with an accident for which Jo is morally responsible.

directed by Paddy Russell, 1928-2017; produced by John McRae, fl. 1967-2000, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Angela Down, 1946-, Jo Rowbottom, 1942-, Janina Faye, 1948- and Sarah Craze, 1948-, in Little Women (1970) (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 1970), 25 mins
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Little Women (1970), Part 6
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directed by Paddy Russell, 1928-2017; produced by John McRae, fl. 1967-2000, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Angela Down, 1946-, Jo Rowbottom, 1942-, Janina Faye, 1948- and Sarah Craze, 1948-, in Little Women (1970) (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 1970), 26 mins

This mini-series directed by Paddy Russell is British Broadcasting Corporation's third television adaptation of author Louisa May Alcott's novel of the same name.

Part 6 of 9 - Jo has been asked to write her first novel and Meg and John, now married, have had their first quarrel.

directed by Paddy Russell, 1928-2017; produced by John McRae, fl. 1967-2000, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Angela Down, 1946-, Jo Rowbottom, 1942-, Janina Faye, 1948- and Sarah Craze, 1948-, in Little Women (1970) (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 1970), 26 mins
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Little Women (1970), Part 7
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directed by Paddy Russell, 1928-2017; produced by John McRae, fl. 1967-2000, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Angela Down, 1946-, Jo Rowbottom, 1942-, Janina Faye, 1948- and Sarah Craze, 1948-, in Little Women (1970) (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1970), 25 mins

This mini-series directed by Paddy Russell is British Broadcasting Corporation's third television adaptation of author Louisa May Alcott's novel of the same name.

Part 7 of 9 - Amy has gone to Europe with Aunt March. Jo, to avoid the persistently amorous Laurie, has taken a job as a governess in New York and met P...

directed by Paddy Russell, 1928-2017; produced by John McRae, fl. 1967-2000, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Angela Down, 1946-, Jo Rowbottom, 1942-, Janina Faye, 1948- and Sarah Craze, 1948-, in Little Women (1970) (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1970), 25 mins
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Masterpiece, Far From the Madding Crowd - Part 1
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directed by Nicholas Renton, 1946-; produced by Hilary Bevan Jones, 1952-, Granada Film Productions and WGBH Boston; performed by Paloma Baeza, 1975-, Jonathan Firth, 1967- and Nigel Terry, 1945-2015, in Masterpiece (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2011), 1 hour 50 mins,
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Paloma Baeza stars as Bathsheba Everdene, a beautiful and proud woman with a fiercely independent spirit, in this lush adaptation of Thomas Hardy's classic novel, Far from the Madding Crowd. Uncertain of her future but unwilling to sacrifice her freedom, young Bathsheba rejects the proposal of dependable Gabriel O...
directed by Nicholas Renton, 1946-; produced by Hilary Bevan Jones, 1952-, Granada Film Productions and WGBH Boston; performed by Paloma Baeza, 1975-, Jonathan Firth, 1967- and Nigel Terry, 1945-2015, in Masterpiece (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2011), 1 hour 50 mins,
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Masterpiece, Wuthering Heights - Part 1
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directed by Coky Giedroyć, 1962-; produced by Radford Neville, fl. 1999-2018, Mammoth Screen and WGBH Boston; performed by Tom Hardy, 1977-, Charlotte Riley, 1981-, Andrew Lincoln, 1973-, Sarah Lancashire, 1964-, Burn Gorman, 1974-, Rosalind Halstead, 1984- and Kevin McNally, 1956-, in Masterpiece (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009), 1 hour 10 mins,
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In this classic and haunting tale, Heathcliff is tormented by his love for Cathy. Will Cathy choose a life of comfort and wealth with Edgar Linton or will she succumb to her love for Heathcliff? Years later the repercussions of this decision lead to the entrapment of Cathy’s daughter, Catherine, at Wuthering Hei...
directed by Coky Giedroyć, 1962-; produced by Radford Neville, fl. 1999-2018, Mammoth Screen and WGBH Boston; performed by Tom Hardy, 1977-, Charlotte Riley, 1981-, Andrew Lincoln, 1973-, Sarah Lancashire, 1964-, Burn Gorman, 1974-, Rosalind Halstead, 1984- and Kevin McNally, 1956-, in Masterpiece (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009), 1 hour 10 mins,
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