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Turner Pictures, Inc

Overview
Works: 159 works in 327 publications in 3 languages and 18,214 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Historical films  Bible films  Comedy films  Animated films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Distributor, pre
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Turner Pictures, Inc
Publications by Turner Pictures, Inc
Most widely held works by Turner Pictures, Inc
Gettysburg by Ronald F Maxwell( visu )
29 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,979 libraries worldwide
Civil War drama depicting the events and personal struggles of the Union and Confederate soldiers at the Battle of Gettysburg
The Pagemaster by Joe Johnston( visu )
19 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,923 libraries worldwide
A tale of adventure and fantasy, which sends a young boy into the pages of the world's greatest stories. Seeking refuge from a storm, timid Richard Tyler enters an empty library only to be swept away into the magical animated world of The Pagemaster, where legendary characters from literary classics come alive. Guided by a trio of talking books--Adventure, Fantasy and Horror--Richard must conquer his greatest fears before he can find his way home
Michael by Nora Ephron( visu )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
Two reporters from a Chicago-based tabloid, along with an "angel expert", are asked to travel to rural Iowa to investigate a claim from an old woman that she shares her motel with a real, live archangel named Michael
Andersonville : the great untold story of the Civil War ( visu )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 818 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the experiences at Andersonville, the Confederate Army's most brutal P.O.W. camp in which close to 14,000 soldiers lost their lives
Alias Nick & Nora ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 696 libraries worldwide
Two documentaries saluting William Powell, originally silent film star and loveable villian and Myrna Loy's passage to the reigning queen of Hollywood
Moses by Michelangelo Buonarroti( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 677 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the life of the Biblical leader Moses
Fallen by Gregory Hoblit( visu )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
Detective John Hobbes is searching for a criminal he's already met, already caught and already killed
Conagher by Louis L'Amour( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 642 libraries worldwide
After her husband disappears, Evie Teale struggles to raise her two children and run a remote stagecoach station. Conn Conagher is an honest, hardworking cowboy. Their lives are intertwined as they fight the elements, Indians, outlaws, and loneliness
Abraham by Warner Home Video (Firm)( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Abraham leaves the pagan land of Ur for the promised land of Canaan, after being promised by God that doing so will cause his descendents to become a great and numerous tribe
Heart of darkness by Joseph Conrad( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
In turn-of-the-century Africa, colonial traders driven by greed brave forbidding dangers to exploit the continent's vast treasures. One of these is sea captain Marlow, who penetrates the Congo's jungles in pursuit of the mysterious Mr. Kurtz, deranged chief of a remote trading station
David by Warner Bros. Home Videos( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Russian and held by 400 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the life of the Biblical King David
The borrowers by Mary Norton( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of a family of miniature humans who live by borrowing things from normal-sized people
Almost heroes ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
A road comedy about two guys whose mission is to overtake the famed expeditioners Lewis and Clark and be the more fiery trailblazers of the Western North America frontier
MGM, when the lion roars : the story of a Hollywood Empire ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
On April 24, 1924 the movies changed forever. The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studio opened and soon assembled the most stars. MGM reigns as Hollywood's class act and legendary entertainment empire. Full of memorable film clips, rare interviews, behind-the-scenes footage and insider information, this is a mother lode for film fans. Profiles perfectionist moguls, glamorous and charismatic actors, innovative filmmakers and landmark movies. Experience the dramatic and romantic fire, singing and dancing magic, and sweeping epic adventure of Hollywood's greatest studio
Gettysburg ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Gods and generals: Col. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain left behind a quiet life and a career as a college professor to fight for the Union. Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson was a man of great religious faith who served in the defense of the Confederacy. And Gen. Robert E. Lee, who led the Confederate army, was a man who was forced to choose between his loyalty to the United States and his love of the Southern states where he was born and raised. As Chamberlain, Jackson, and Lee are followed through the declaration of war and the battles at Manassas, Antietam, Frederickburg, and Chancellorsville
In search of Dr. Seuss ( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
A nosy reporter wants to find out all she can about Dr. Seuss, (a.k.a. Ted Geisel), and gets told the real facts by several of the creator's characters
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Pirate Captain Billy Bones leaves a young innkeeper's son, Jim Hawkins, a map indicating the location of a priceless treasure. Jim sets sail for the Caribbean in search of the treasure. But they do not realize that the ship's crew has been replaced by a band of cutthroats under the leadership of the infamous pirate Long John Silver
Christmas in Connecticut ( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth is the star of a successful cooking show and author of several cookbooks, but when she has to cook Christmas dinner on live t.v., trouble ensues. Elizabeth can't cook
Joseph by Roger Young( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 238 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
Abraham ( visu )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Abraham leaves the pagan land of Ur for the promised land of Canaan, after being promised by God that doing so will cause his descendents to become a great and numerous tribe
 
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English (114)
French (3)
Russian (1)
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