119 relations: A Casa das Sete Mulheres, A Christmas Carol, Aguinaldo Silva, Aleksandr Kuprin, Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy, Alex Haley, America: The Story of Us, American Broadcasting Company, American Horror Story, Anos Rebeldes, Anthology series, Anthony Trollope, Apollo program, Barnaby Rudge (TV series), BBC Two, Big Little Lies (TV series), Big Three television networks, Blockbuster (entertainment), Book, Brazil, Buratino, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Carlo Collodi, Chapter (books), Charles Dickens, Classic Serial, Comparison of video streaming aggregators, Critics' Choice Television Award for Most Exciting New Series, Doc Comparato, Docudrama, DVD, Episode, Fargo (TV series), Francis Wheen, From the Earth to the Moon (miniseries), Fyodor Dostoevsky, Greenwood Publishing Group, Guest from the Future, Hatfields & McCoys (miniseries), History (U.S. TV network), Irwin Shaw, Jane Austen, Jane Eyre, Japanese television drama, Jesus of Nazareth (miniseries), John Jakes, John Reith, 1st Baron Reith, Korean drama, Korean Wave, Leon Uris, ..., Leslie Halliwell, Letícia Wierzchowski, Life and Fate, Lyudmila Ulitskaya, Masterpiece (TV series), Media franchise, Melodrama, Mikhail Bulgakov, Moon, Night school, North and South (miniseries), North and South (trilogy), Penicillin, Persuasion (novel), Philip Purser, Pierre Berton, Political Animals (miniseries), Pride and Prejudice, Prime Suspect, Primetime Emmy Award, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Limited Series, QB VII, Rede Globo, Rede Manchete, Rich Man, Poor Man (miniseries), Roots (1977 miniseries), Russian Empire, Russian language, Sageuk, Serial (radio and television), Seventeen Moments of Spring, Severnaya Zemlya, Soap opera, South Korea, Soviet Union, TASS Is Authorized to Declare..., Telenovela, Television film, Television in Japan, Television show, The Adventures of Buratino (1976 film), The Adventures of Pinocchio, The Adventures of the Elektronic, The Bible (miniseries), The Forsyte Saga (1967 series), The Hollywood Reporter, The Idiot, The Kukotsky Enigma, The Master and Margarita, The Meeting Place Cannot Be Changed, The National Dream (miniseries), The New York Times, The Post and Courier, The Prisoner of Zenda, The Quatermass Experiment, The Two Captains, The Warden (TV series), Tribune-Star, True Detective, TV Guide, United Kingdom, USA Network, Variety (magazine), Vasily Grossman, Veniamin Kaverin, Videotape, War and Remembrance (miniseries), World War I, World War II. Expand index (69 more) » « Shrink index
A Casa das Sete Mulheres (English title: Seven Women) is a 2003 Brazilian miniseries.
A Christmas Carol in Prose, Being a Ghost-Story of Christmas, commonly known as A Christmas Carol, is a novella by Charles Dickens, first published in London by Chapman & Hall in 1843; the first edition was illustrated by John Leech.
Aguinaldo Silva OMC(Carpina, 7 June 1943) is a Brazilian Emmy-winning telenovela writer born in Carpina, Brazil.
Aleksandr Ivanovich Kuprin (Алекса́ндр Ива́нович Купри́н) (in the village of Narovchat in the Penza GovernorateTHE MOSCOW WINDOWS'HOME. Sergei Sossinsky. Moscow News (Russia). HISTORY; No. 6. 17 February 1999. – 25 August 1938 in Leningrad) was a Russian writer best known for his novels ''The Duel'' (1905)Kuprin scholar Nicholas Luker, in his biography Alexander Kuprin, calls The Duel his "greatest masterpiece" (chapter IV) and likewise literary critic Martin Seymour-Smith calls The Duel "his finest novel" (The New Guide to Modern World Literature (pg.1051)) and The Pit, as well as Moloch (1896), Olesya (1898), "Junior Captain Rybnikov" (1906), "Emerald" (1907), and The Garnet Bracelet (1911), the latter made into a 1965 movie.
Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy (Алексе́й Никола́евич Толсто́й; – 23 February 1945), nicknamed the Comrade Count, was a Russian and Soviet writer who wrote in many genres but specialized in science fiction and historical novels.
Alexander Murray Palmer Haley (August 11, 1921 – February 10, 1992) was an American writer and the author of the 1976 book Roots: The Saga of an American Family. ABC adapted the book as a television miniseries of the same name and aired it in 1977 to a record-breaking audience of 130 million viewers.
America: The Story of Us (also internationally known as America: The Story of the U.S.) is a 12-part, 9-hours documentary-drama television miniseries that premiered on April 25, 2010, on History channel.
The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
American Horror Story is an American anthology horror television series created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk.
Anos Rebeldes (Rebel Years) was a popular telenovela which first aired on the Brazilian television Rede Globo on July 14, 1992.
An anthology series is a radio, television or book series that presents a different story and a different set of characters in each episode or season/series.
Anthony Trollope (24 April 1815 – 6 December 1882) was an English novelist of the Victorian era.
The Apollo program, also known as Project Apollo, was the third United States human spaceflight program carried out by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), which accomplished landing the first humans on the Moon from 1969 to 1972.
Barnaby Rudge is a British drama television series which originally aired on the BBC in thirteen episodes between 30 September and 23 December 1960.
BBC Two is the second flagship television channel of the British Broadcasting Corporation in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.
Big Little Lies is an American television drama series that premiered on HBO on February 19, 2017.
The Big Three television networks are the three major traditional commercial broadcast television networks in the United States: the American Broadcasting Company (ABC), CBS (formerly known as the Columbia Broadcasting System) and the National Broadcasting Company (NBC).
A blockbuster is a work of entertainment – especially a feature film, but also other media – that is highly popular and financially successful.
A book is a series of pages assembled for easy portability and reading, as well as the composition contained in it.
Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and Latin America.
Buratino (Буратино) is the main character of the book The Golden Key, or the Adventures of Buratino (1936) by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy.
The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Société Radio-Canada), branded as CBC/Radio-Canada, is a Canadian federal Crown corporation that serves as the national public broadcaster for both radio and television.
Carlo Lorenzini, better known by the pen name Carlo Collodi (24 November 1826 – 26 October 1890), was an Italian author and journalist, widely known for his world-renowned fairy tale novel The Adventures of Pinocchio.
A chapter is one of the main divisions of a piece of writing of relative length, such as a book of prose, poetry, or law.
Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic.
The Classic Serial is a strand on BBC Radio 4 in which classics of English literature are adapted into series of one-hour dramas.
Video Streaming Service/Site aggregators are services that scan across multiple video streaming sites to make it easier to find Movies and/or TV shows and where they are available to stream.
The Critics' Choice Television Award for Most Exciting New Series is one of the award categories presented annually by the Broadcast Television Journalists Association.
Luís Filipe Loureiro Comparato, known as Doc Comparato (Rio de Janeiro, 1949), is a writer of miniseries and television series and writer of Brazilian cinema.
A docudrama (or documentary drama) is a genre of radio and television programming, feature film, and staged theatre, which features dramatized re-enactments of actual events.
DVD (an abbreviation of "digital video disc" or "digital versatile disc") is a digital optical disc storage format invented and developed by Philips and Sony in 1995.
An episode is a coherent narrative unit within a larger dramatic work, such as a film or television series.
Fargo is an American black comedy–crime drama anthology television series created and primarily written by Noah Hawley.
Francis James Baird Wheen (born 22 January 1957) is a British journalist, writer and broadcaster.
From the Earth to the Moon is a 12-part 1998 HBO television miniseries co-produced by Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Tom Hanks, and Michael Bostick, telling the story of the landmark Apollo expeditions to the Moon during the 1960s and early 1970s in docudrama format.
Fyodor Mikhailovich DostoevskyHis name has been variously transcribed into English, his first name sometimes being rendered as Theodore or Fedor.
ABC-CLIO/Greenwood is an educational and academic publisher (middle school through university level) which is today part of ABC-CLIO.
Visitor from the Future (Гостья из будущего, Gostya iz budushchevo) is a five-part Soviet children's science fiction television miniseries, made at Gorky Film Studio, first aired in 1985.
Hatfields & McCoys is a 2012 American three-part television miniseries based on the Hatfield–McCoy feud produced by History channel.
History (originally The History Channel from 1995 to 2008) is a history-based digital cable and satellite television network that is owned by A&E Networks, a joint venture between the Hearst Communications and the Disney–ABC Television Group division of the Walt Disney Company.
Irwin Shaw (February 27, 1913 – May 16, 1984) was an American playwright, screenwriter, novelist, and short-story author whose written works have sold more than 14 million copies.
Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century.
Jane Eyre (originally published as Jane Eyre: An Autobiography) is a novel by English writer Charlotte Brontë, published under the pen name "Currer Bell", on 16 October 1847, by Smith, Elder & Co. of London, England.
, also called, are television programs that are a staple of Japanese television and are broadcast daily.
Jesus of Nazareth (Gesù di Nazareth) is a 1977 British-Italian television miniseries directed by Franco Zeffirelli and co-written by Zeffirelli, Anthony Burgess, and Suso Cecchi d'Amico which dramatises the birth, life, ministry, crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus.
John William Jakes (born March 31, 1932) is an American writer, best known for American historical fiction.
John Charles Walsham Reith, 1st Baron Reith, (20 July 1889 – 16 June 1971) was a Scottish broadcasting executive who established the tradition of independent public service broadcasting in the United Kingdom.
Korean dramas or K-dramas are television dramas in the Korean language, made in South Korea.
The Korean Wave (a neologism literally meaning "flow of Korea") is the increase in global popularity of South Korean culture since the 1990s.
Leon Marcus Uris (August 3, 1924 – June 21, 2003) was an American author of historical fiction who wrote two bestselling books, Exodus (published in 1958) and Trinity (published in 1976).
Robert James Leslie Halliwell (23 February 1929 – 21 January 1989) was a British film critic, encyclopaedist and television impresario who in 1965 compiled The Filmgoer's Companion, the first one-volume encyclopaedia devoted to all aspects of the cinema.
Letícia Wierzchowski (born June 4, 1972) is a Brazilian novelist best known for her novels A Casa das Sete Mulheres (House of the Seven Women) and Uma Ponte para Terebin (A Bridge to Terebin).
Life and Fate (Жизнь и судьба) is a 1960 novel by Vasily Grossman and is seen as the author's magnum opus.
Lyudmila Evgenyevna Ulitskaya (Людмила Евгеньевна Улицкая, born February 21, 1943) is an internationally acclaimed modern Russian novelist and short-story writer who, in 2014, was awarded the prestigious Austrian State Prize for European Literature for her oeuvre.
Masterpiece (formerly known as Masterpiece Theatre) is a drama anthology television series produced by WGBH Boston.
A media franchise, also known as multimedia franchise, is a collection of related media in which several derivative works have been produced from an original creative work, such as a film, a work of literature, a television program or a video game.
A melodrama is a dramatic work in which the plot, which is typically sensational and designed to appeal strongly to the emotions, takes precedence over detailed characterization.
Mikhail Afanasyevich Bulgakov (p; – 10 March 1940) was a Russian writer, medical doctor and playwright active in the first half of the 20th century.
The Moon is an astronomical body that orbits planet Earth and is Earth's only permanent natural satellite.
A night school is an adult learning school that holds classes in the evening or at night to accommodate people who work during the day.
North and South is the title of three American television miniseries broadcast on the ABC network in 1985, 1986, and 1994.
North and South is a 1980s trilogy of best-selling novels by John Jakes which take place before, during, and after the American Civil War.
Penicillin (PCN or pen) is a group of antibiotics which include penicillin G (intravenous use), penicillin V (use by mouth), procaine penicillin, and benzathine penicillin (intramuscular use).
Persuasion is the last novel fully completed by Jane Austen.
Philip Purser (born 28 August 1925) is a British television critic and novelist.
Pierre Francis de Marigny Berton (July 12, 1920 – November 30, 2004) was a noted Canadian author of non-fiction, especially Canadiana and Canadian history, and was a television personality and journalist.
Political Animals is a six-episode American comedy-drama miniseries created by Greg Berlanti.
Pride and Prejudice is a romantic novel by Jane Austen, first published in 1813.
Prime Suspect is a British police procedural television drama series.
The Primetime Emmy Award is an American award bestowed by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) in recognition of excellence in American primetime television programming.
The Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Limited Series represents excellence in the category of limited series that are two or more episodes with a total running time of at least 150 minutes.
QB VII by Leon Uris is a dramatic courtroom novel published in 1970.
Rede Globo (Globe Network), or simply Globo, is a Brazilian free-to-air television network, launched by media proprietor Roberto Marinho on 26 April 1965.
Rede Manchete (lit.: Headline Network; also known as TV Manchete or only Manchete) was a Brazilian television network that was founded in Rio de Janeiro on 5 June 1983 by the Ukrainian-Brazilian journalist and businessman Adolpho Bloch.
Rich Man, Poor Man is a 1976 American television miniseries based on the 1969 novel of the same name by Irwin Shaw that aired on ABC in one- or two-hour episodes mostly on Monday nights over seven weeks, beginning February 1.
Roots is an American television miniseries based on Alex Haley's 1976 novel Roots: The Saga of an American Family.
The Russian Empire (Российская Империя) or Russia was an empire that existed across Eurasia and North America from 1721, following the end of the Great Northern War, until the Republic was proclaimed by the Provisional Government that took power after the February Revolution of 1917.
Russian (rússkiy yazýk) is an East Slavic language, which is official in Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, as well as being widely spoken throughout Eastern Europe, the Baltic states, the Caucasus and Central Asia.
Sageuk in Korean denotes historical period dramas, including traditional drama plays, films or television series.
In television and radio programming, a serial has a continuing plot that unfolds in a sequential episode-by-episode fashion.
Seventeen Moments of Spring (Semnadtsat' mgnoveniy vesny) is a 1972 Soviet twelve-part television series, directed by Tatyana Lioznova and based on the novel of the same title by Yulian Semyonov.
Severnaya Zemlya (Се́верная Земля́ (Northern Land)) is a archipelago in the Russian high Arctic.
A soap opera or soaper is an ongoing, episodic work of fiction presented in serial format on television, radio and in novels, featuring the lives of many characters and focusing on emotional relationships to the point of melodrama.
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (대한민국; Hanja: 大韓民國; Daehan Minguk,; lit. "The Great Country of the Han People"), is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and lying east to the Asian mainland.
The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a socialist state in Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991.
TASS Is Authorized to Declare... (ТАСС уполномочен заявить..., translit. TASS upolnomochen zayavit...) is a 1984 Soviet spy miniseries directed by Vladimir Fokin.
A telenovela is a type of limited-run television serial drama or soap opera produced primarily in Latin America.
A television film (also known as a TV movie, TV film, television movie, telefilm, telemovie, made-for-television movie, made-for-television film, direct-to-TV movie, direct-to-TV film, movie of the week, feature-length drama, single drama and original movie) is a feature-length motion picture that is produced for, and originally distributed by or to, a television network, in contrast to theatrical films, which are made explicitly for initial showing in movie theaters.
Television in Japan dates back to the 1920s, with Kenjiro Takayanagi's pioneering experiments in electronic television.
A television show (often simply TV show) is any content produced for broadcast via over-the-air, satellite, cable, or internet and typically viewed on a television set, excluding breaking news, advertisements, or trailers that are typically placed between shows.
The Adventures of Buratino (Priklyucheniya Buratino) is a Soviet children's musical film, made in 1975 at Belarusfilm.
The Adventures of Pinocchio (Le avventure di Pinocchio) is a novel for children by Italian author Carlo Collodi, written in Pescia.
The Adventures of Electronic (Приключения Электроника, translit. Priklyucheniya Elektronika) is a 1979 Soviet children's science fiction TV miniseries, directed by Konstantin Bromberg.
The Bible is a television miniseries based on the Bible.
The Forsyte Saga is a 1967 BBC television adaptation of John Galsworthy's series of The Forsyte Saga novels, and its sequel trilogy A Modern Comedy.
The Hollywood Reporter (THR) is a multi-platform American digital and print magazine founded in 1930 and focusing on the Hollywood film industry, television, and entertainment industries, as well as Hollywood's intersection with fashion, finance, law, technology, lifestyle, and politics.
The Idiot (pre-reform Russian: Идіотъ; post-reform Idiót) is a novel by the 19th-century Russian author Fyodor Dostoevsky.
The Kukotsky Enigma (Казус Кукоцкого.) is a novel by acclaimed Russian novelist and public intellectual Lyudmila Ulitskaya.
The Master and Margarita (Ма́стер и Маргари́та) is a novel by Russian writer Mikhail Bulgakov, written in the Soviet Union between 1928 and 1940 during Stalin's regime.
The Meeting Place Cannot Be Changed (Место встречи изменить нельзя, translit. Mesto vstrechi izmenit nelzya) is a 1979 Soviet five-part television miniseries directed by Stanislav Govorukhin.
The National Dream, also known as The National Dream: Building the Impossible Railway, was a 1974 Canadian television docudrama miniseries based on Pierre Berton's 1970 book of the same name, plus Berton's 1971 follow-up book The Last Spike.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Post and Courier is the main daily newspaper in Charleston, South Carolina.
The Prisoner of Zenda (1894), by Anthony Hope, is an adventure novel in which the King of Ruritania is drugged on the eve of his coronation and thus is unable to attend the ceremony.
The Quatermass Experiment is a British science-fiction serial broadcast by BBC Television during the summer of 1953 and re-staged by BBC Four in 2005.
The Two Captains (Два Капитана) is a novel written by Soviet author Veniamin Kaverin between 1938 and 1944.
The Warden is a British television mini-series broadcast by the BBC in 1951 in six parts.
The Tribune-Star is a seven-day morning daily newspaper based in Terre Haute, Indiana, covering the Wabash Valley area of Indiana and Illinois.
True Detective is an American anthology crime drama television series created and written by Nic Pizzolatto.
TV Guide is a bi-weekly American magazine that provides television program listings information as well as television-related news, celebrity interviews and gossip, film reviews, crossword puzzles, and, in some issues, horoscopes.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
USA Network (commonly referred to as simply USA stylized as usa network since 2005) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Group division of NBCUniversal, itself a subsidiary of Comcast.
Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine and website owned by Penske Media Corporation.
Vasily Semyonovich Grossman (Васи́лий Семёнович Гро́ссман, Василь Семенович Гроссман; 12 December (29 November, Julian calendar) 1905 – 14 September 1964) was a Jewish Russian writer and journalist, who lived the bulk of his life under the Soviet regime.
Veniamin Alexandrovich Kaverin (Вениамин Александрович Каверин; real name – Вениамин Абелевич Зильбер, or Veniamin Abelevich Zilber)(Pskov – May 2, 1989, Moscow) was a Soviet writer associated with the early 1920s movement of the Serapion Brothers.
Videotape is magnetic tape used for storing video and usually sound in addition.
War and Remembrance is an American miniseries based on the novel of the same name written by Herman Wouk, which aired from November 13, 1988, to May 14, 1989.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.