WorldCat Identities

Ealing Studios

Overview
Works: 182 works in 641 publications in 7 languages and 14,635 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Caper films  Animal films  Fantasy films 
Roles: prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ealing Studios
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two English gentlemen use the same trick when meeting women, by saying their name is Ernest. Everything is going well until both men fall in love with the same girl, using the same pseudonym
Kind hearts and coronets by Robert Hamer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impatient to become duke, the ninth in line decides to eliminate the eight relatives standing in his way in this tart black comedy. Obstructing the path to his title is Alec Guinness, in one of his greatest performances, playing all eight relatives
Valiant by Gary Chapman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This digitally animated comedy tells the story of a little pigeon names Valient, who overcome his small size to become a hero in Great Britain's Royal Homing Pigeon Service during World War II. The birds helped the allies by flying vital messages across the English Channel, while evading the perilous attacks of the enemy's Falcon brigade
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

18 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a slightly demented leader of an unlikely group of thieves. In a boarding house, the thieves convince their sweet little landlady that they're just a chamber orchestra, rehearsing--while she's away they plan a ruthless heist
Easy virtue by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Englishman falls madly in love with a sexy, glamorous American woman, and marries her impulsively. When he takes her to the family home, his mother takes an instant dislike to her and undermines her every move. Will their love be in danger of slipping away?
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( Visual )

23 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alec Guinness plays a timid bank clerk with a perfect scheme to steal a million pounds in gold from the Bank of England. What can possibly go wrong? Everything, in this hysterically funny, madcap masterpiece
The other man by Richard Eyer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter, karısı Lisa'nın aldığı emaillerden şüphelenir ve onların Ralph isimli esrarengiz bir adam tarafından gönderildiğini öğrenir. Gün geçtikçe Ralph'ı daha çok merak eder ve kendi kendisine hayali bir rekabet ortamı yaratır
The picture of Dorian Gray by Albert Lewin( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Upon arriving in London the young and powerful Dorian Gray becomes drawn into a would of debauchery and decadence y Lord Henry Wotton. Desperate to preserve the beauty captured in his portrait, Dorian trades his soul for eternal youth, leading him down a path of wickedness and murder in order to protect his horrifying secret"--Container
The man in the white suit by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and Miscellaneous languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Alec Guinness is Sidney Stratton, an eccentric chemist who invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out, or gets dirty. But when mill owners and workers realize this miracle fiber will destroy their industry, Sidney becomes the most hunted man in the nation
From time to time by L. M Boston( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1944 and thirteen year-old Tolly Oldknow is sent to spend Christmas with his grandmother, whilst his mother searches for news of his father in wartime London. In the old house, he becomes a witness to events during the Napoleonic wars and finds himself slowly drawn into participating in the drama. Invisible to most people in the past, he begins to unravel the mystery which has bewildered his family for two centuries. The solution to the puzzle leads him into his greatest adventure yet
The D train( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All his life, Dan Landsman has never been the cool guy. That's about to change, if he can convince Oliver Lawless, the most popular guy from his high school, to show up with him at their class reunion. Dan travels from Pittsburgh to LA and spins a web of lies to recruit Lawless. But he gets more than he bargained for as the unpredictable Lawless proceeds to take over his home, career, and life
St. Trinian's by Oliver Parker( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Trinian's is an all-girls school run by the quirky headmistress Ms. Camilla Fritton. When the newly appointed minister of education shakes things up and tries to take them down, the girls have no choice but to rise to the occasion. After all, they excel at chaos and attitude and that's exactly what it's going to take to beat the authorities before they close down their beloved school for good. Now, the school will need the help of Head Girl Kelly and artful dodger Flash Harry to save the school from bankruptcy
Burke & Hare by John Landis( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1820's. William Burke and William Hare luck into some easy money when they discover they can sell a fresh cadaver to Dr. Knox at Edinburgh Medical College for dissection. However, the next cadaver is not quite so easy to obtain, and when word gets out of how profitable the trade is, the duo find themselves blackmailed and in dire need of more bodies. Based on a true story
Passport to Pimlico by Henry Cornelius( Visual )

35 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detonation of an unexploded bomb left from WWII German bombings uncovers an ancient document which reveals that London's Pimlico district really belongs to France. The community, eager to abandon post-war constraints, establish their independence as a ration-free state
Dead of night by Alberto Cavalcanti( Visual )

29 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen of Spades: A gambling craze is sweeping 19th century St. Petersburg, yet a dashing Russian army captain is too impoverished to participate. But when he learns of a key to gaming riches, he will stop at nothing to steal it the sinister secret for himself
Whisky galore! by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

20 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an English ship carrying 50,000 cases of whiskey wrecks off the coast of a tiny Scottish island that has ran out of "the water of life", Captain Waggett vows to defend the vessel against any looting efforts
The cruel sea by Charles Frend( Visual )

18 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Commander Ericson and his crew find they are fighting not only the Germans, but the age-old enemy, the sea, in this World War II action drama
Went the day well? by Alberto Cavalcanti( Visual )

16 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The villagers of Bromley End, an English hamlet, welcome a platoon of soldiers who have been assigned to their village during World War II. When the residents discover that the soldiers are disguised German paratroopers who plan to take over Bromley End, they bravely fight the Nazi occupation of their village
Projecting Britain : Ealing Studios film posters( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Titfield thunderbolt by Charles Crichton( Visual )

9 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British government, having nationalized the railways in 1947, announces that the Titfield-Mallingford Railway is being replaced by an "alternative passenger omnibus service". Titfield locals rally to save operate the line independently, thanks to a loophole in the 1947 Transport Act. A rival company conspires to prevent the comeback
 
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Alternative Names
Ealing (GB)

Ealing Studios, ltd., London.

Estudios Ealing

Studios de cinéma de Ealing

Studios de Ealing

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