FILM CLUB

FILM CLUB

FILM CLUB

FILM CLUB

Films and documentaries on DVD.

 

ROAD TO HOLLYWOOD DVD
BING CROSBY    Book Number: 80060
Bibliophile price: £1.25
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A biographical film of Bing Crosby's rise to fame, 'The Road to Hollywood' is a fictional biography featuring original film of the legendary crooner. Made from rarely-seen archive early footage of...
THE UNIVERSE: The Space Series DVD
NARRATED BY WILLIAM SHATNER    Book Number: 80065
Bibliophile price: £3.00
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The original Captain of the Starship Enterprise can certainly be counted on when his subject under discussion is the Universe. In this 30 minute DVD he delivers the facts, not the fiction, and the...
ACES IN THE SKY DVD
HISTORY FILMS    Book Number: 81016
Published price: £17.08
Bibliophile price: £6.00
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Two documentary films, running time approximately 83 minutes, entitled Aces in the Sky and Bomber Missions Over the Pacific, here are the greatest hunter pilots of World Wars One and Two. Over 100...
DIVE BOMBERS VS AIRCRAFT CARRIERS DVD
HISTORY FILMS    Book Number: 81020
Published price: £17.08
Bibliophile price: £4.00
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1910 was the momentous year for both aviation and maritime history as it saw the first experimental takeoff of a plane from the deck of a warship. The 1920s and 30s saw the aircraft carrier come i...
20TH APRIL 1930 HITLER'S 50TH BIRTHDAY DVD
PEN & SWORD HISTORY FILMS    Book Number: 81435
Bibliophile price: £6.00
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In colour and black and white, this documentary film shows the city of Berlin celebrating the Füehrer's birthday parade in 1939. Several excerpts were taken by members of the public and have been ...
AZTEC DOUBLE-HEADED SERPENT DVD
MASTERPIECES BRITISH MUSEUM    Book Number: 81437
Bibliophile price: £3.00
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The turquoise mosaic of a double-headed serpent is one of the most alluring objects in the British Museum's Mexican Gallery. Made over 500 years ago this icon of Aztec art is admired for its symme...
FLEET MANOUVERS & BATTLE MISSIONS DVD
PEN & SWORD HISTORY FILMS    Book Number: 81444
Bibliophile price: £4.50
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60 minutes running time, here are two archive films in black and white plus a bonus gallery featuring the battleship Scharnhorst and Gneisenau, torpedo boats and fleet manoeuvres of the German Krie...
GREAT RULERS OF THE WORLD: Set of Four DVDs
THE BRITISH MUSEUM PRESS    Book Number: 81445
Published price: £30.99
Bibliophile price: £11.00
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Hadrian: Empire and Conflict DVD is a 52 minute film based on the latest research and new discoveries and produced to accompany the British Museum exhibition in 2008. For almost 21 years from AD11...
SHAH ABBAS: The Remaking of Iran DVD
THE BRITISH MUSEUM    Book Number: 81457
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £7.00
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A 40 minute film and a gallery of extra images in colour, this DVD was made for a British Museum exhibition during 2009 in association with the Iran Heritage Foundation. Shah Abbas I was one of Ir...
SHIVA AND PARVATI SEATED ON A TERRACE DVD
THE BRITISH MUSEUM    Book Number: 81458
Bibliophile price: £2.50
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The great Hindu god Shiva is worshipped and depicted in many forms as yogi, hunter, destroyer, lord of the cosmic dance. Yet one exquisite picture in the British Museum shows this wild deity in a ...
TREASURE HOUSES OF BRITAIN: Chatsworth House DVD
PRESENTED BY SELINA SCOTT    Book Number: 81645
Bibliophile price: £3.50
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Built by the remarkable Bess of Hardwick and altered by the first Duke, Chatsworth is one of the nation's greatest private homes open to the public. Its first floor is taken up with richly-decorat...
TREASURE HOUSES OF BRITAIN: Burghley House DVD
PRESENTED BY SELINA SCOTT    Book Number: 81644
Bibliophile price: £3.00
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Burghley House in Lincolnshire is a fabulous house built by William Cecil, Lord High Treasurer to Elizabeth I. Started in 1555 it took 32 years to build. 450 years later, Burghley's state rooms a...
TREASURE HOUSES OF BRITAIN: Holkham Hall DVD
PRESENTED BY SELINA SCOTT    Book Number: 81647
Bibliophile price: £3.00
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We are invited to tour Holkham Hall, a Palladian masterpiece, commissioned by Thomas Coke, First Earl of Leicester. It took over 30 years to build and Coke spent six years touring Europe. He love...