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Republic Pictures Corporation

Overview
Works: 1,269 works in 2,603 publications in 1 language and 46,995 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Western films  History  Historical television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Televised plays  War films  Television programs 
Roles: prn, Producer, Publisher, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Republic Pictures Corporation
 
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Most widely held works by Republic Pictures Corporation
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

36 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and held by 2,886 WorldCat member 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
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

30 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a vain campaign against marauding Indians
Frank Capra's it's a wonderful life( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,366 WorldCat member 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
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( Visual )

28 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stryker, 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
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

21 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. Miles Bennell becomes puzzled by his patient's disturbing behavior, he slowly begins to unravel the bizarre mystery that plagues the town. It seems an extraterrestrial form of plant life has descended on the village, giant "pods" containing formless aliens that are systematically taking over the bodies of townspeople whenever they sleep. Now only he and a small band of friends are left to warn the world of the deadly invasion!
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

29 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentation of Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth
The bells of St. Mary's by Leo McCarey( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 1,111 WorldCat member 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 ; John Wayne on film by Jack Duffy( Visual )

61 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angel and the badman: A notorious gunslinger learns the ways of peace from a beautiful Quaker girl
The Pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 908 WorldCat member 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
Once upon a time when we were colored by Tim Reid( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member 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
Long day's journey into night by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

2 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member 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 by Stanley Donen( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member 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 )

16 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroic story of American airmen fighting the Japanese over China in early World War II
Johnny Guitar by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

24 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the railroad finally comes to a frontier boomtown, so does trouble. An enterprising business woman (Crawford) not only controls the nearby profitable gambling, she's also been buying up enough property to make her the most powerful person in town. Her arch rival (McCambridge) sets out to stop her and force her out of town. The arrival of Johnny Guitar (Hayden), delays, but cannot prevent, a violent showdown between the two power-hungry women. The video includes the original theatrical trailer, and an introduction by Martin Scorsese
John Steinbeck's The red pony by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love of a family is threatened by a boy's devotion to a red pony and the boy's friendship with a hired hand
Father Goose( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member 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
Separate but equal( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the ground-breaking Brown vs. the Board of Education case in 1954; viewers follow a young Thurgood Marshall, the lawyer who argued the racially-charged lawsuit before the Supreme Court. When the black students of Clarendon County, South Carolina are denied their request for a single school bus, a bitter and courageous battle for justice and equality begins
Freeway by Matthew Bright( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark comedy which retells the story of Little Red Riding Hood set against a modern background of prostitution, drugs and serial killers
Bound by Jennifer Tilly( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mobster, his mistress, and her lover--a tough female ex-con--are caught in a dangerous plot with over $2 million of the mob's money at stake
The grass is greener by Stanley Donen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous English earl (Grant) who wants to keep his beautiful wife (Kerr) first tries suave trickery but finally resorts to a duel with pistols
 
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Sands of Iwo Jima
Alternative Names

controlled identityHollywood Television Service

controlled identityMascot Pictures (Firm)

Republic

Republic Films

Republic (société de production)

Languages
English (358)

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Sands of Iwo JimaInvasion of the body snatchersThe bells of St. Mary'sIndiscreetFlying tigersThe grass is greenerThe Republic Pictures checklist : features, serials, cartoons, short subjects, and training films of Republic Pictures Corporation, 1935-1959