DLTEntertainment.com requires that JavaScript be enabled in your browser for full functionality.
DLT Entertainment Home Page   US Public Television Station Program Catalogue
Home | Distribution | Production | About DLT | Contact DLT | Help
Login/Register   
  Genre Index:  Comedy | Drama Series | Drama Special | Childrens | Factual Series | Factual Special | Other
Catalogue:    USA | PBS | World  
 
Factual
Episodes
1 x 1 1/2 hours

You must be a registered user of www.DLTEntertainment.com in order to view video.

Please log in using your user id and pasword. You may do so clicking on Login on the menu bar or clicking here

If you have not registered for access, you may do so by clicking here.

Elvis: In The Beginning



In 1954, a nineteen-year-old kid from Memphis set out on an adventure through the back-roads of America with a two-man band, a pink Cadillac, very little money, and a dream. That kid eventually became the legend we all know as The King of Rock-n-Roll, Elvis Presley.

ELVIS: IN THE BEGINNING follows Presley on tour during his first year of his career. This one-hour documentary, hosted by A & E’s Jack Perkins, takes us back to 1954 and follows a young Elvis with his honky-tonk band. Along with guitarist Scotty Moore and bassist Bill Black, they drove 4,500 miles of highway and performed more than 270 “one-nighters”. It was a time of hard work, low pay, and no guarantee of success, but the trio was driven by their lead singer’s youthful enthusiasm and energy. From their first appearance at an opening of a Memphis drug store to an inauguration of a new air conditioner at a lodge in Biloxi, Mississippi, this documentary gives a unique view of Presley’s humble, yet interesting beginning.

Drama Specials

Naked Civil Servant
John Hurt stars in this biographical film of Quentin Crisp a flamboyant and witty exhibitionist whose conversation is as glittering as the lipstick and mascara he used to effect.
The Sailor's Return
Flawlessly evoking Victorian rural life, the film tells the story of a love doomed by insularity and racial prejudice.

Drama Series

Murder Investiation Team
Each episode began with the discovery of a body and followed the investigation as it unfolded. The team used all the resources at their disposal from the latest forensic techniques, victimology, criminal psychology as well as their own sharp wits, to deliver on their duty to the public and to catch the killers.
The Helen West Caseboo
She’s a workaholic lawyer with a conscience. As a crown prosecutor, she deals with domestic abuse, sexual molestation, and murder. Driven by a strong sense of justice and compassion, she pursues cases even when her boss insists she drop them and goes out of her way to offer victims a helping hand.

Childrens

Animated Classics
29 animated specials of classic literature is something that the entire family can enjoy. Titles include: A Christmas Carol, Moby Dick, Les Miserables, and The Phantom of The Opera.
Wind in the Willows
From the despicable plans of the evil Weasels to Toad’s gentlemanly obsession with the art of the motor car, no stone has been left unturned in creating this charming adaptation of an old favourite.

Factual Specials

Our Lives: Our Dad is a Woman
What would you do if your dad dropped the bombshell that he wanted to be a woman? Bold, emotional, and compelling, this program gains intimate access to the lives of 3 families, in which a father, partner, or son has battled fear and prejudice to reveal their real selves.
Paul McCartney & Wings:
Band On The Run

From the sudden departure of two band members, to Paul and his wife Linda being robbed at knifepoint, This program also looks at the shooting of the iconic album cover and speaks to some of the stars immortalized in the spotlight.

Other

Duran Duran: One Night Only
captures this multi award-winning band as they perform before a live audience offering a rare insight into the band. With exclusive, never-before-seen archive footage, and interviews, the programme provides viewers with a unique perspective on the band.
Phil Collins: One Night Only
A true music legend Phil Collins has sold over 100 million albums over four decades as a solo artist. In One Night Only, he goes back to his roots, taking a nostalgic trip to the area he grew up in and the old haunts where he played his first gigs.