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Turner Entertainment Co

Overview
Works: 1,977 works in 3,620 publications in 2 languages and 216,501 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Children's films  History  Romance films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, prn, Publisher, fds
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Turner Entertainment Co
Publications by Turner Entertainment Co
Most widely held works about Turner Entertainment Co
 
Most widely held works by Turner Entertainment Co
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( visu )
43 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and held by 4,076 libraries worldwide
In World War II Morocco, seething with European refugees desperate for passage to neutral Lisbon, only a world-weary and bitter nightclub owner can help his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( visu )
43 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,474 libraries worldwide
The charming film based on the popular L. Frank Baum novel, Dorothy and her dog Toto, are caught in a tornado's path and somehow end up in the land of Oz. Here she encounters some memorable friends and foes in her journey to meet the Wizard of Oz who everyone says can help her return home and possibly grant her new friends their goals of a brain, heart and courage
Singin' in the rain by Nacio Herb Brown( visu )
23 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 3,117 libraries worldwide
Silent movies are giving way to Talking Pictures - and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol (Gene Kelly) is caught in the transition, along with friend, Donald O'Connor, prospective ladylove (Debbie Reynolds) and shrewish co-star (Jean Hagen). This musical masterwork marks its 50th anniversary in this special edition that includes not just this all-time favourite but also the musical legacy of its producer, songwriter Arthur Freed. DVD
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( visu )
14 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 2,231 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( visu )
10 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 2,142 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( visu )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 2,034 libraries worldwide
Three prospectors succumb to greed in their search for gold
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( visu )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 1,966 libraries worldwide
An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( visu )
5 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and held by 1,880 libraries worldwide
A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
Key Largo by John Huston( visu )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 1,765 libraries worldwide
A hurricane swells outside, but that is nothing compared to the storm that rages inside the hotel at Key Largo. There, sadistic mobster Johnny Rocco holes up, holding hostage the hotel owner Nora Temple, her invalid father-in-law, and ex-GI Frank McCloud. McCloud's the one man capable of standing up against the belligerent Rocco, but postwar world realities may have taken all the fight out of him
Brigadoon by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 1,679 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( visu )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,652 libraries worldwide
Story of two children, their passion for a horse, and their determination to train it and win the Grand National
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,548 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( visu )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,539 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( visu )
17 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and held by 1,480 libraries worldwide
A Madison Avenue ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents, and goes on the run across the United States
A Christmas story by Bob Clark( visu )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 1,407 libraries worldwide
A young boy must convince his parents that a toy rifle is the only Christmas gift that will make Christmas worthwhile. Not only do his parents face what many other parents do during that time of the year, but their actions fit in with the All-American Christmas
Mildred Pierce by Michael Curtiz( visu )
10 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 1,387 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( visu )
7 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 1,367 libraries worldwide
Hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
Show boat by George Sidney( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 1,337 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
Top hat by Mark Sandrich( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,324 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
Blowup by Michelangelo Antonioni( visu )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 1,324 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
 
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Spanish (1)
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