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Republic Pictures Corporation

Overview
Works: 1,166 works in 2,645 publications in 1 language and 46,941 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Western films  Televised plays  Science fiction films  History  Horror films  Television programs  War films 
Roles: prn, Producer, Publisher
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 2,888 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 )

31 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 1,523 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 )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,358 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
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

25 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 1,353 WorldCat member 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
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( Visual )

29 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 1,353 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
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

29 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this classic story of murder, witchcraft, and revenge, Macbeth, driven by overwhelming ambition and an unscrupulous wife murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. He begins a violent reign of terror and execution in a desperate attempt to maintain his power. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife rapidly descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as the weight of their crimes proves their undoing. The 21 minutes cut upon its initial release have been put back, and the original soundtrack, with the cast using Scottish accents has been restored
The bells of St. Mary's by Leo McCarey( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father O'Malley arrives to take charge of St. Mary's parochial school only to find the institution badly in need of repair and financial support. The new pastor also finds himself in conflict with Sister Benedict, who is used to running the school with her own very definite ideas about education
The Pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 895 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 852 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 Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

2 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drame familial autobiographique adapté de la pièce d'Eugene O'Neill et situé dans une famille irlandaise du Connecticut en 1912. La famille dysfonctionnelle compte une mère possessive et morphinomane, et un père comédien, avare et aigri, qui boit pour oublier qu'il ne retrouvera plus jamais sa gloire passée. De leurs fils, Jamie est également alcoolique et Jim a contracté la tuberculose. Aigris, malheureux et en perpétuelle querelle interne, ils éprouvent pourtant un attachement profond l'un pour l'autre. Avec Katharine Hepburn, Ralph Richardson, Jason Robards jr. et Dean Stockwell
Indiscreet by Stanley Donen( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American diplomat in London falls in love with an internationally known actress but protects himself by saying he is married. When she discovers that he is really single, her revenge is right on target!
John Wayne by Jack Duffy( Visual )

60 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A notorious gunslinger learns the ways of peace from a beautiful Quaker woman
Flying tigers by John Wayne( Visual )

15 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 735 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 729 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 714 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 )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A civilian beachcomber is tricked into duty by a crafty British naval commander during WWII. Alone on an isolated island, he is to report all enemy air and ship movements. While answering a distress call from a neighboring island he finds seven young schoolgirls and their headmistress stranded there, and is hardpressed to take care of them in his own cramped quarters
Separate but equal( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This made-for TV movie dramatizes the events leading to the landmark Supreme Court decision outlawing segregation
Freeway by Matthew Bright( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark comedy which retells the story of Little Red Riding Hood set against a modern background. A 15-year old girl runs away from home after her mom is arrested for prostitution and her stepdad for molesting her. Along the way her car breaks down and a respectable looking guy picks her up. Turns out he's the freeway rapist the news keeps talking about and now he's set his eyes on her. However, she shoots him and escapes but is arrested by the police and charged with attempted homicide. The papers make her out to be a scumbag and the guy a victim turned hero
Bound by Lilly Wachowski( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gangster's mistress finds a new lesbian, ex-con lover in the apartment next door and together they plan to steal over 2 million dollars from the mob
The fighting seabees by Edward Ludwig( Visual )

10 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sprawling, action-packed saga with John Wayne as the head of a construction company working at the building military sites for the Navy during World War II. After suffering the loss of many men after a Japanese attack, Wayne heads to Washington and helps establish the 'C.B.s' (Construction Battalions), units of armed builders
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityHollywood Television Service

controlled identityMascot Pictures (Firm)

Republic

Republic Films

Republic (société de production)

Languages
English (374)

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Invasion of the body snatchersSands of Iwo JimaThe bells of St. Mary'sIndiscreetFlying tigersThe fighting seabeesThe Republic Pictures checklist : features, serials, cartoons, short subjects, and training films of Republic Pictures Corporation, 1935-1959