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  • KING ROLLO: KING FRANK (TV)

    (1980)

    One in this animated series of children's programs. The childlike King Rollo invites King Frank to tea, and they become friends....

  • KING ROLLO: THE BREAD (TV)

    (1980)

    One in this animated series of children's programs. The childlike King Rollo uses his friend, the magician, to transform a peasant's bread into different, delicious meals....

  • KING ROLLO: THE TREE (TV)

    (1980)

    One in this animated series of children's programs. The childlike King Rollo decides he will climb a tree, despite the warnings of others....

  • KING ROLLO: THE NEW SHOES (TV)

    (1980)

    One in this animated series of children's programs. The childlike King Rollo buys a new pair of shoes and, after a rocky start, finally learns how to tie the laces. The event causes much celebration at the palace....

  • ADVENTURES OF SPOT, THE: SPOT'S SURPRISE PARCEL (TV)

    (1987)

    One in this animated children's series from England, based on the books by Eric Hill. In this episode, the frisky puppy and his animal friends play with the big, blue, bouncy ball that arrives by parcel post....

  • ADVENTURES OF SPOT, THE: SPOT IN THE WOODS (TV)

    (1987)

    One in this series of animated children's programs, based on the books by Eric Hill. In this episode, the frisky puppy wanders through the woods and bumps into a variety of animals....

  • ADVENTURES OF SPOT, THE: SPOT'S FIRST WALK (TV)

    (April 16, 1987)

    One in this animated children's series based on the books by Eric Hill. In this episode, the frisky puppy wanders around the neighborhood for the first time....

  • ADVENTURES OF SPOT, THE: SPOT'S LOST BONE (TV)

    (1987)

    One in this animated children's series from England, based on the books by Eric Hill. In this episode, the frisky puppy searches everywhere for his beloved lost bone....

  • MR. BENN {THE HUNTER} (TV)

    (1971)

    One in this animated series of children's programs about the adventures of a fanciful English gentleman named Mr. Benn. In this episode, Mr. Benn returns to a magical costume shop to try on hunting gear, and he is transported to the jungles of Africa to p...

  • MR. BENN {THE CLOWN} (TV)

    (1971)

    One in this animated series of children's programs about the adventures of a fanciful English gentleman named Mr. Benn. In this episode, Mr. Benn returns to a magical costume shop to try on a clown suit. He joins a circus troupe and helps them with a dif...

  • RED DWARF III: BACKWARDS (TV)

    (1990)

    One in this British science fiction comedy series set on board a space ship manned by Lister, the last human being in the universe; his android companion Kryten; and the holograph Captain Rimmer. In this episode, Rimmer and Kryten slip into a time hole an...

  • PLAY FOR TODAY, A: THE LIE (TV)

    (October 29, 1970)

    A British-produced version of this drama, written by Ingmar Bergman, which examines the foundation of lies upon which the marriage of an affluent couple is based. On the surface, the Firths appear happy and successful: Anna is an attractive, thirtyish coll...

  • RED DWARF VI: GUNMEN OF THE APOCALYPSE (TV)

    (April 23, 1993)

    One in this British science fiction comedy series set on board a space ship manned by Lister, the last human being in the universe; his android companion Kryten; and the holograph Captain Rimmer. In this episode, the crew accidentally enters a rogue simula...

  • ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS: HOSPITAL (TV)

    (January 27, 1994)

    One in this British comedy series about two dissolute middle-aged friends -- London fashion publicist Edina and fashion editor Patsy -- and Edina's level-headed teen-age daughter Saffron. In this episode, Patsy is embroiled in a tabloid sex scandal with a ...

  • LIFE IN THE FREEZER: THE BIG FREEZE (TV)

    (1993)

    This documentary, hosted by naturalist David Attenborough, examines the wildlife and topography of Antarctica. Topics include the following: the adaptations and life cycle of the Weddell seal, the only mammal that lives this close to the south pole; the ...

  • PETER AND THE WOLF: A PROKOFIEV FANTASY {WITH "SPITTING IMAGE" PUPPETS} (TV)

    (1993)

    A highly visual, comic interpretation of "Peter and the Wolf," Sergei Prokofiev's symphonic fairy tale in which musical instruments represent the various characters. This version, performed by The Chamber Orchestra of Europe as conducted by Claudio Abbado,...

  • BULLION BOYS, THE (TV)

    (1993)

    In this International Emmy Award-winning program, Billy Mac, a former English dockworker, recalls how he masterminded the theft of his nation's gold reserves during World War II. After Billy Mac's friend Barton informs him that a clever man is needed to as...

  • GRAND DAY OUT, A {WITH WALLACE AND GROMIT} (TV)

    (1989)

    One in this clay animation series from the United Kingdom about an off-beat inventor named Wallace and his intelligent dog Gromit. In this episode, Wallace decides to visit the moon in order to get some cheese for his crackers. He and Gromit build a spac...

  • LOVE OF THREE ORANGES, THE, PT. 3 (TV)

    (January 05, 1980)

    Continues from T81:0995. Part three of this first television production of Prokofiev's fantasy opera, "The Love of Three Oranges," sung in French with English subtitles. Written in 1919 and commissioned and premiered by the Chicago Grand Opera in 1921, P...

  • LOVE OF THREE ORANGES, THE, PT. 2 (TV)

    (January 05, 1980)

    Continues from T81:0326. Part two of this first television production of Prokofiev's fantasy opera, "The Love of Three Oranges," sung in French with English subtitles. Written in 1919 and commissioned and premiered by the Chicago Grand Opera in 1921, Pro...