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RKO Radio Pictures

Overview
Works: 2,239 works in 5,149 publications in 5 languages and 106,637 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  History  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Distributor, pmn, prn, Defendant
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Citizen Kane by Robert McKee( visu )
114 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 5,044 libraries worldwide
The battle over Citizen Kane: Looks at the lives and careers of Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst, and how Hearst tried to suppress the 1941 film Citizen Kane and destroy Welles
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( visu )
86 editions published between 1933 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,957 libraries worldwide
Carl Denham, a filmmaker and entrepreneur, leads an expedition to Skull Island, a place where time has stood still. The natives pay homage to the one whom they revere as "Kong," and who is, indeed, king of the island. Denham, together with his beautiful starlet, Ann Darrow, and the crew of the ship, investigate a strange ritual being performed on the island by its native population. When Ann finds herself captured by the natives to become the bride of the mysterious Kong, the ship's first mate, Jack Driscoll, who is in love with Ann, manages to rescue her from the clutches of Kong. Denham then arranges to capture the creature, whom he calls "King Kong" and takes him back to New York
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( visu )
34 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,662 libraries worldwide
A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
Alice in Wonderland by Florida Friebus( visu )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,660 libraries worldwide
Follow alice as she chases the White Rabbit on a magical journey into the fantastical world of Wonderland. It's a topsy-turvy place that gets "curiouser and curiouser" as Alice's madcap adventures introduce her to some truly unforgettable characters -- the Mad Hatter, March Hare, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, Cheshire Cat, the Queen of Hearts and more
Peter Pan by J. M Barrie( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,143 libraries worldwide
The fantastical film begins when the hero of Wendy, John and Michael's bedtime stories--Peter Pan, the boy who refuses to grow up-- returns to the nursery and invites them on a magical journey to Never Land. With the help of Tinker Bell, his feisty sidekick, a dazzling shower of pixie dust and some happy thoughts, Peter teaches them to fly. Off they soar to an enchanted island filled with wonder and adventure. Before they know it, they're knee-deep in a high-flying battle with swashbuckling pirates, led by Peter's arch enemy, Captain Hook--whose time is nearly up against a ticktocking crocodile
Alfred Hitchcock's Notorious by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
32 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 2,106 libraries worldwide
When troubled beauty Alicia Huberman is recruited by American agent T.R. Devlin to infiltrate a German spy ring in postwar Rio, she accepts. When she receives orders to seduce a Nazi kingpin, Alicia must sacrifice the only happiness she's ever known for a perilous mission that could ultimately cost her and Devlin their lives
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( visu )
57 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,033 libraries worldwide
George Bailey is not having a good day. His life in the sleepy little town of Bedford Falls has been thrown off track, perhaps never to recover. His business has failed, he's wanted by the police, and he's had a fight with his beloved wife Mary. On this disastrous day, his responsibilities and frustrations overwhelm him, leading him to a bridge and serious contemplation of suicide. It's up to an angel named Clarence to convince George that his life has been one of worth and that it's still worth living. After taking a long look at George's life, the angel offers a portrait of what life in Bedford Falls would be like if George had never been born. This classic, sentimental favorite has become a Christmas tradition
Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi( visu )
16 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,892 libraries worldwide
A wooden puppet must earn the right to be a real boy by proving that he is brave, truthful, and unselfish. Includes: all-new digital restoration; an alternate ending; never-before-seen deleted scene; Pinocchio's Puzzles game; music video; and much more
Top Hat by Mark Sandrich( visu )
39 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,758 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
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs by Walt Disney( visu )
10 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in English and held by 1,689 libraries worldwide
From the old fairy tale, a jealous queen attempts to get rid of her beautiful step-daughter, Snow White, who takes refuge with seven dwarfs in their forest home. The queen changes into a witch and tempts Snow White with a poisoned apple which puts her into an everlasting sleep, until a prince finds her in a glass coffin and awakens her with Love's First Kiss
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( visu )
26 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,554 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the humorous and sentimental fortunes of the four March sisters as they grew into young ladies in nineteenth-century New England
Shall We Dance by Mark Sandrich( visu )
43 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,482 libraries worldwide
A male ballet dancer and a female singer enter into a phony romance to generate publicity for their careers
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( visu )
25 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,461 libraries worldwide
The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
Dumbo by Herman Bing( visu )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 1,423 libraries worldwide
A baby elephant with oversized ears is ridiculed by all the circus animals and finally befriended by a mouse. Dumbo becomes the world's only flying elephant
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
36 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,390 libraries worldwide
Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life--and a bank account that's strictly low-life
Frank Capra's it's a wonderful life ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,364 libraries worldwide
George Bailey, a desperate and suicidal man, is visited by a guardian angel who shows him how important he has been to those around him in his life
Fort Apache by John Ford( visu )
32 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,348 libraries worldwide
The soldiers at Fort Apache may disagree with the tactics of their glory-seeking new commander. But to a man, they're duty bound to obey - even when it means almost certain disaster
The hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo( visu )
28 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in English and held by 1,305 libraries worldwide
Academy award winner Charles Laughton stars as Quasimodo, the deformed bell-ringer of Notre Dame and Maureen O'Hara is Esmeralda, the beautiful gypsy he adores
The bishop's wife by Henry Koster( visu )
7 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 1,300 libraries worldwide
"Heavenly bells are ringing, jubilant choirs are singing, and Christmas joy is blanketing the world like freshly fallen snow. But the Yuletide spirit has yet to warm Bishop Henry Brougham's Victorian home. Struggling to raise funds for a new cathedral, the preoccupied young clergyman has neglected his loving wife, Julia, and now only divine intervention can save their marriage! But the powerful and handsome angel sent from above has a mind of his own...and teaching nortal Henry an immortal lesson in romance isn't all he has planned!"--Container
Out of the past by Warren Duff( visu )
26 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in English and held by 1,257 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
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity RKO-Pathe

controlled identity RKO Teleradio Pictures

R.K.O
Radio Keith Orpheum
Radio Keith Orpheum radio pictures
Radio Keith Orpheum Radio Pictures, inc.
Radio pictures
RKO
RKO Pathe Studios
RKO Pictures
RKO Pictures amerykańska wytwórnia filmowa
RKO Pictures entreprise américaine
RKO Pictures Filmproduktionsgesellschaft
RKO Pictures International.
RKO Radio pictures
RKO Radio Pictures, inc.
RKO 라디오 픽처스
آر كي أو بيكتشرز
آر. ک. ئو
雷电华电影公司
Languages
English (670)
French (15)
Spanish (10)
Italian (3)
German (1)
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