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Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,181 works in 1,925 publications in 3 languages and 59,829 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biography  Film noir  Documentary television programs  Historical films  Biographical television programs  Sports films 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( Visual )

24 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 1,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Nobel Prize-winning novel by Boris Pasternak, Doctor Zhivago covers the years prior to, during, and after the Russian Revolution, as seen through the eyes of poet/physician Yuri Zhivago Omar Sharif. In the tradition of Russian novels, a multitude of characters and subplots intertwine within the film's 197 minutes plus intermission. Zhivago is married to Tonya Geraldine Chaplin, but carries on an affair with Lara Julie Christie, who has been raped by ruthless politician Komarovsky Rod Steiger. Meanwhile, Zhivago's half-brother Yevgraf Alec Guinness and the mysterious, revenge-seeking Strelnikoff Tom Courteney represent the "good" and "bad" elements of the Bolshevik revolution
Scooby-Doo meets Batman( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action begins as The Joker and The Penguin try to cash in on a crooked counterfeiting scheme only to be foiled by the Dynamic Trio of Batman, Robin and Scooby-Doo! But The Joker and The Penguin return to try and steal a flying suit until Scooby-Doo and the gang prove that with a little help they have what it takes to bring the sky-high scoundrels back to Earth
Out of the past by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

4 editions published between 1947 and 2004 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former private detective Jeff Bailey is trying to lead a quiet life, but his past comes back to haunt him and he finds himself framed for murder
Murder, my sweet by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip Marlowe, detective privado de Los Ángeles, recibe la visita del ex convicto?Moose? Malloy para contratarle para encontrar a su ex novia Velma
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times are hard in 1846 London and one must make do. So Nellie Lovett adds something extra to the meat pies she peddles on Fleet Street. The secret ingredient: freshly murdered victims of her partner in crime, barber Sweeney Todd
The postman always rings twice by Tay Garnett( Visual )

9 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and French and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Chambers is a drifter who lands at a roadside gas station owned by jolly old Nick Smith and his young, blonde wife Cora. In a matter of minutes, Frank and Cora fall in love, and plot to murder Nick. Eventually wedding bells ring, the body count rises, and the gavel slams-of course, nothing ever goes as planned
The night of the iguana by John Huston( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A defrocked, alcoholic, and emotionally-troubled minister struggles with his desire for earthly pleasures as a tour guide in Mexico. Shepherding a busload of school teachers and one libidinous 18-year old girl, he becomes entangled with the teen, suffers a nervous breakdown when discovered, and strands the group at the remote and rundown seaside hotel of his old friend Maxine. As his emotional state continues to unravel, and the group's problems increase, the hotel is joined by a travelling artist and her aged poet father, with their own secret troubles
The adventures of Pinocchio by Jonathan Dove( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wooden puppet full of tricks and mischief, with a talent for getting into and out of trouble, wants more than anything else to become a real boy
Dumb and dumber to by Peter Farrelly( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two very dimwitted guys make a cross-country road trip to return a large sum of cash to its owner. Along the way they encounter police, kidnappers, & assorted others
Now and then by Lesli Linka Glatter( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartwarming comedy about the childhood mischief of four best friends who reunite after twenty years
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orson Welles' controversial film, hailed as the best American film ever made, is a portrait of Charles Foster Kane, revealing America's love of power and materialism and the resultant corruption. The film earned eight Academy Award nominations and won the Oscar for best screenplay
Joseph by Roger Young( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph, the favorite son of Jacob and the enemy of his jealous brothers is sold to a powerful Egyptian landowner. He faces unbearable tests of cruelty and pain, but he uses his cunning and wiles to carve a place for himself with honor, hoping to escape. His master's wife accuses him of treachery and rape, sealing his fate. However, he eventually saves Egypt from famine and is reunited with his family
The set-up by Robert Wise( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An over-the-hill boxer thinks he can still win a bout, despite doubts from his wife and his manager. He goes into his next fight determined to beat his opponent, not realizing his manager has taken money for a 'dive' from a tough gambler. Heightening the tension, the film takes place over the course of 72 minutes, its approximate running time
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
The bachelor and the bobby-soxer by Irving Reis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through no fault of his own, artist and lady's man Richard Nugent finds a love-besotted teenage girl curled on his sofa. Through no fault of his own, the teen's sister is a judge who "sentences" thunderstruck Richard to date the girl until her schoolgirl crush wanes
Thomas Jefferson by Ken Burns( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life and times of Thomas Jefferson, as he comes from the Virginia wilderness to lead in the establishment of a new government, and becomes an ambassador and then president
Hoop dreams by Steve James( Visual )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about William Gates and Arthur Agee, two boys who see basketball as their way out of the Chicago projects. The film chronicles their lives for five years
Mortal kombat by Paul Anderson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summoned to a mysterious island, three martial arts warriors engage in the ultimate battle of good against evil--the supernatural tournament of Mortal Kombat
Jacob by Peter Hall( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For seven long years, Jacob has labored to earn the right to marry beautiful Rachel. Now the seven years are up, but Rachel's devious father substitutes his elder daughter on the wedding night. One of the greatest love stories from the Bible
Frederick Douglass : when the lion wrote history by Scott Paddor( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based upon his writings and speeches, this is the story of Frederick Douglass, an elegant orator and provocative abolitionist
 
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Scooby-Doo meets BatmanSweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet streetThe night of the iguanaThe adventures of PinocchioDumb and dumber toCitizen KaneBringing up BabyFrederick Douglass : when the lion wrote history