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Turner Entertainment Co

Overview
Works: 1,859 works in 3,350 publications in 2 languages and 209,534 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Animal films  Humor  Biography  Musical films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Producer, prn, fds
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Turner Entertainment Co
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in English and held by 4,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in World War II Morocco within a city filled with European refugees. A bitter nightclub owner helps his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dorothy Gale lives with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry. She has a pet dog named Toto. When Miss Gulch takes Toto away, Toto escapes and runs back to Dorothy. Soon, she runs away from home, and runs into the fake psychic, Professor Marvel. He tells Dorothy that her Auntie Em is sick, so Dorothy and Toto run back home, but a tornado comes and takes Dorothy and Toto to Oz, a place somewhere over the rainbow. She lands in Munchkinland. Her house accidentally lands on the Wicked Witch of the West's sister and Dorothy magically inherits the pair of ruby slippers that were on her feet. Glinda, the Good Witch of the North tells Dorothy to follow the Yellow Brick Road to see the Wizard so she can get back home. Along the way, she befriends Scarecrow, Tinman, and Lion. They are also seeking help from the Wizard because the Scarecrow needs a brain, Tinman needs a heart, and Lion needs courage
Singin' in the rain by Nacio Herb Brown ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 3,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical parody of Hollywood's frantic transition to the "talkies" during the late twenties. Includes the original trailer, a deleted sequence featuring Debbie Reynolds, and reminiscences about the filming of the movie
The Philadelphia story by Donald Ogden Stewart ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 2,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sophisticated screwball comedy, rife with smart dialogue, the Philadelphia Story centers on the society event of the season: the second marriage of icy, judgmental, moneyed socialite Tracy Lord to nouveau riche George Kittredge. Her first husband, suave and devilish C.K. Dexter Haven, complicates matters by finagling wedding invitations for incognito reporter Mike Connor and his photographer Liz Imbrie, to do a tell-all exposé. But Haven's motives for giving the tabloid access to Tracy's big day may not be as mercenary and mean-spirited as they first appear
Cat on a hot tin roof by Richard Brooks ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 2,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brick, an alcoholic ex-football player, drinks his days away and resists the affections of his wife, Maggie. His reunion with his father, Big Daddy, who is dying of cancer, jogs a host of memories and revelations for both father and son
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 1,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two down-and-out Americans in Mexico meet a grizzled old prospector who piques their interest with stories of his gold-hunting experiences. The Americans gather a stake and set off with the old prospector in search of fortune
An American in Paris by George Gershwin ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 1,979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and held by 1,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All the earnest paleontologist wants is an intercostal clavicle to complete his brontosaurus skeleton. What he gets is an out-of-control toboggan ride with a scatterbrained heiress nuts about him (or maybe just nuts)
Key Largo by John Huston ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A disillusioned returning World War II veteran has lost the will to fight ... until he arrives at a rundown hotel in Key Largo. There a mobster holes up against a raging storm, holding the veteran, the hotel owner and the owner's widowed daughter-in-law at gunpoint
Brigadoon by Frederick Loewe ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two vacationing Americans on a hunting trip become lost, and stumble upon Brigadoon, a small Scottish village not found on any current map, in which people harbour a mysterious secret and behave as if they were still living two hundred years in the past. One of the men falls in love with a townswoman, and has to decide where his heart lies
National Velvet by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick and Nora Charles, a former detective and his rich, playful wife, investigate a murder case mostly for the fun of it
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Saint Louis before the 1904 World's Fair, Alonzo Smith threatens to uproot his family and move to New York, which greatly upsets his wife and four daughters
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in English and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Madison Avenue ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents, and goes on the run across the United States
Mildred Pierce by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mildred Pierce is a happily married woman with two kids, living in the suburbs of sunny California. She secretly takes a job as a waitress so that she can pay for piano lessons and expensive clothes for her eldest daughter, Veda. Her growing financial independence permits her to open her own restaurant, and eventually a chain of eateries. She has divorced her intolerant first husband, and married well-connected Monte in order to get Veda into high society. Greedy, self-absorbed Veda is still ungrateful, and demands an even greater sacrifice of her mother. Eventually, Mildred finds herself ensnared in the world of police and suspicion when Monte is mysteriously murdered
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
Show boat by George Sidney ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
Blowup by Michelangelo Antonioni ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A London photographer takes some pictures of a couple in a park and discovers that he may have recorded evidence of a murder
A Christmas story by Bob Clark ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stage musical based on the 1983 motion picture
Top hat by Mark Sandrich ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Showman Jerry Travers is working for producer Horace Hardwick in London. Jerry demonstrates his new dance steps late one night in Horace's hotel, much to the annoyance of sleeping Dale Tremont below. She goes upstairs to complain and the two are immediately attracted to each other. Complications arise when Dale mistakes Jerry for Horace
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (243)
Spanish (1)
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