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Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,192 works in 1,955 publications in 3 languages and 59,499 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Film noir  Biography  Historical films  Documentary television programs  Sports films  Documentary films 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
Publications by Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
Most widely held works by Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( visu )
24 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 1,940 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 ( visu )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,227 libraries worldwide
La acción comienza como el bromista y el intento del pingüino a cobrar adentro en un esquema de falsificación torcido que foiled solamente por el trío dinámico del ayudante personal, del Robin y de Scooby-Doo! Pero el bromista y el pingüino vuelven al intento y roban un juego del vuelo hasta que Scooby-Doo y la cuadrilla prueban eso con una poca ayuda que tienen lo que toma para traer a los sinvergüenzas sky-high de nuevo a la tierra
Out of the past by Jacques Tourneur( visu )
5 editions published between 1947 and 2004 in English and held by 1,141 libraries worldwide
Disc characteristics: DVD Region 1
Murder, my sweet by Edward Dmytryk( visu )
8 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in English and held by 1,052 libraries worldwide
A down-on-his-luck private detective searches for an ex-convict's missing girlfriend and finds himself in a dark world of mayhem and murder
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( visu )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 994 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of the play, in which the title character is not only a barber, but also a thief and murderer. Sweeney Todd seeks revenge against the judge who once deported him to Australia, an act that led to the death of Todd's beloved wife
The postman always rings twice by Tay Garnett( visu )
9 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and French and held by 990 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( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 978 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( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 916 libraries worldwide
Geppetto is a lonely puppetmaker whose wooden creations are the only family he knows. Years ago, he and his sweetheart Leona carved their names into a trunk of an old pine tree in Hidden Valley. But Geppetto was unable to declare his love, and Leona married his brother instead. Now, the magic of Hidden Valley is about to change Geppetto's life. One day, as he is traveling through the forest, a log from that forgotten tree-trunk finds its way into his wheelbarrow. Surprised by this mystical offering, he is inspired to carve his most wondrous masterpiece, a puppet he lovingly names Pinocchio, who magically begins to walk and talk!
Dumb and dumber to by Peter Farrelly( visu )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 901 libraries worldwide
Comedy about a pair of dimwitted friends (Carey and Daniels) on a cross-country trip to return a case full of money
Now and then by Lesli Linka Glatter( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 825 libraries worldwide
A heartwarming story about the childhood mischief of four best friends who reunite after twenty years
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( visu )
20 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 778 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. This cassette also contains a documentary on the making of the film; the original theatrical trailer; and is hosted by Robert Osborne
The set-up by Robert Wise( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 678 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( visu )
11 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 634 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( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 579 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( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 562 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
Mortal kombat by Paul Anderson( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 553 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
Hoop dreams by Steve James( visu )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
Follows the high school careers of two young, African-American men from inner-city Chicago as they pursue their dream of playing professional basketball
The desperate trail by B. F Laurance( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
A relentless marshal obsessed with serving justice trails an outlaw couple who are just as bent on freedom
 
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Turner Home Entertainment Group
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English (148)
Spanish (4)
French (1)
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