Republic Pictures Corporation
Most widely held works about Republic Pictures Corporation
Most widely held works by Republic Pictures Corporation
The quiet man ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1952 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,877 libraries worldwide
An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry.
Frank Capra's it's a wonderful life ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,339 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.
Macbeth ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1948 and 2000 in English and held by 1,082 libraries worldwide
Presentation of Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth.
Sands of Iwo Jima ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and held by 1,081 libraries worldwide
Stryker (Wayne), a hard-nosed Marine sergeant prepares a company of recruits for combat in World War II's Pacific Theater. The new unit's training is soon put to the test in a full-scale battle against the Japanese on Iwo Jima. The famous flag-raising on Mt. Suribachi is depicted near the film's conclusion.
Rio Grande ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1950 and 2004 in English and held by 1,030 libraries worldwide
A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians.
Once upon a time when we were colored ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 926 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of growing up in the segregation-era South, in a community that faced adversity and held together with amazing dignity and grace.
Invasion of the body snatchers ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1955 and 2002 in English and held by 841 libraries worldwide
Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a race for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people.
The pawnbroker ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 810 libraries worldwide
A long time ago, Sol Nazerman was a professor. He had a wife, children. Then the Germans came. Sol survived the concentration camp, his family did not. Now, as the pawnbroker in a shop owned by a racketeer, he grows increasingly bitter and callous, withdrawing still further from the world around him. His eager assistant Jesus looks to him as both a teacher and a father figure, but Sol eschews involvement or compassion. This detachment leads to a tragedy, which awakens Sol's humanity, wherein he can finally acknowledge his burden of grief and guilt.
Long day's journey into night ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 717 libraries worldwide
Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiography, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death.
Indiscreet ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
An American diplomat in London falls in love with an actress, but tries to protect himself by saying he is married.
Flying tigers ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 607 libraries worldwide
Heroic story of American airmen fighting the Japanese over China in early World War II.
Father Goose ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
During World War II, a South Seas wanderer is compelled by the Australian navy to act as a sky observer on a small island, where he finds himself in charge of six refugee schoolchildren and their headmistress.
Invasion of the body snatchers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a terrifying race, for his life, Dr. Miles Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people.
Uncle Tom's cabin ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
"Harriet Beecher Stowe's timeless classic of slavery and survival in the Old South comes alive in this moving tribute to the strength of the human spirit"--Container.
James A. Michener's Texas ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 500 libraries worldwide
Based on the epic best-seller by Pulitzer Prize-winner James A. Michener, TEXAS is a sweeping, larger-than-life saga of the heroic men and women who dreamed of new lives in an untamed land--and who fought to make those dreams come true.
Freeway ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
A dark comedy which retells the story of Little Red Riding Hood set against a modern background of prostituion, drugs and serial killers.
The bells of St. Mary's ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Easy-going Father O'Malley and iron-willed Sister Benedict find themselves in a subtle battle of wits over how the children should be educated at St. Mary's parochial school. Meanwhile, the skinflint businessman next door wants the school condemned.
The Bells of St. Mary's ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 448 libraries worldwide
Easy-going Father O'Malley and iron-willed Sister Benedict find themselves in a subtle battle of wits over how the children should be educated at St. Mary's parochial school. Meanwhile, the entire school may be razed to make way for a parking lot.
Angel and the badman ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
A notorious gunslinger learns the ways of peace from a beautiful Quaker girl.
Wake of the Red Witch ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1949 and 2001 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Involved in a bitter feud with the owner of the East Indies Trading Company, Captain Ralls deliberately sinks the richly laden Red Witch. His plan to salvage the wreck is thwarted by love for a woman.
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