WorldCat Identities

Ealing Studios

Overview
Works: 210 works in 648 publications in 5 languages and 15,033 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Caper films  Animal films  Horror films  Fantasy films 
Roles: prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ealing Studios
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startled to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?
Valiant( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valiant and his feathered friends take to the sky as they work their way into the Royal Air Force during World War II. Together this rag-tag squadron of carrier pigeons engages in aerial adventures at a spitfire pace. From the first bumbling day of basic training through the final feather-raising mission, the flock of friends swoop their way towards victory by flying vital messages about enemy movements across the English Channel, whilst evading brutal attacks by the enemy's Falcon Brigade
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

17 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a slightly demented leader of an unlikely group of thieves. In a boarding house, the thieves convince their sweet little landlady that they're just a chamber orchestra, rehearsing--while she's away they plan a ruthless heist
Easy virtue by Stephan Elliott( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Whittaker is a young Englishman who falls madly in love with Larita, a sexy, glamorous American woman. The two impulsively decide to get married. He takes her home to meet his family, she arrives like a blast from the future. John's mother takes an instant disliking to Lairta and undermines her every move. But Larita will blow their entrenched British stuffiness right out the window
Kind hearts and coronets by Robert Hamer( Visual )

20 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eight relatives ... stand in the way of a not-very-noble cad and the dukedom he craves. The young noble ... goes about polishing off each member of the family in one exotic way or another - for, certainly, a balding general should not die in the same manner as a militant suffragette! A ... black comedy about the dainty art of murder"--External container
Dorian Gray by Oliver Parker( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Upon arriving in London the young and powerful Dorian Gray becomes drawn into a would of debauchery and decadence y Lord Henry Wotton. Desperate to preserve the beauty captured in his portrait, Dorian trades his soul for eternal youth, leading him down a path of wickedness and murder in order to protect his horrifying secret"--Container
The other man by Richard Eyre( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspecting Lisa, his wife, of adultery, Peter tries to figure out why his wife had disappeared. When Lisa found out that she has cancer, she decides to leave him clues so that he could discover the affair and the secret life she had been leading and that he never knew existed. Peter sets out to track down the other man in her life
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( Visual )

23 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alec Guinness plays a timid bank clerk with a perfect scheme to steal a million pounds in gold from the Bank of England. What can possibly go wrong? Everything, in this hysterically funny, madcap masterpiece
The man in the white suit by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Alec Guinness is Sidney Stratton, an eccentric chemist who invents a fabric that never wrinkles, wears out, or gets dirty. But when mill owners and workers realize this miracle fabric will destroy their industry, they try to supress it. Sidney is determined to put his invention on the market, forcing clothing factory bigwigs to resort to more desperate measures
From time to time by L. M Boston( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1944 and thirteen year-old Tolly Oldknow is sent to spend Christmas with his grandmother, whilst his mother searches for news of his father in wartime London. In the old house, he becomes a witness to events during the Napoleonic wars and finds himself slowly drawn into participating in the drama. Invisible to most people in the past, he begins to unravel the mystery which has bewildered his family for two centuries. The solution to the puzzle leads him into his greatest adventure yet
The D train by Jack Black( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All his life, Dan Landsman has never been the cool guy. That's about to change, if he can convince Oliver Lawless, the most popular guy from his high school, to show up with him at their class reunion. Dan travels from Pittsburgh to LA and spins a web of lies to recruit Lawless. But he gets more than he bargained for as the unpredictable Lawless proceeds to take over his home, career, and life
St. Trinian's( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"St. Trinian's, the infamous school for 'young ladies', is in trouble. Despite being an old flame of its headmistress the new Education Minister is shaking things up and the school is facing financial ruin. But the students of St. Trinian's aren't going to give up without a fight. After all, they excel at chaos and attitude not chemistry and algebra ... and that's exactly what it's going to take to beat the authorities before they close down their beloved school for good."--Case slick
Kind hearts and coronets( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis Mazzini seeks to avenge his mother's disinheritance by ascending to her family's dukedom. To do this, he must kill eight of his relatives in the d'Ascoyne family
Nina( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singer-songwriter and civil rights activist, Nina Simone appeared to have it all. Her struggle to balance music, family and politics ended up leaving her alone and in terrible debt. That is, until she met Clifton Henderson, who helped the high priestess of soul rediscover meaning in her life and her music
Burke & Hare by John Landis( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1820's. William Burke and William Hare luck into some easy money when they discover they can sell a fresh cadaver to Dr. Knox at Edinburgh Medical College for dissection. However, the next cadaver is not quite so easy to obtain, and when word gets out of how profitable the trade is, the duo find themselves blackmailed and in dire need of more bodies. Based on a true story
Passport to Pimlico by Henry Cornelius( Visual )

35 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detonation of an unexploded bomb left from WWII German bombings uncovers an ancient document which reveals that London's Pimlico district really belongs to France. The community, eager to abandon post-war constraints, establish their independence as a ration-free state
Whisky galore! by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

17 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an English ship carrying 50,000 cases of whiskey wrecks off the coast of a tiny Scottish island that has ran out of "the water of life," Captain Waggett vows to defend the vessel against any looting efforts
The cruel sea by Charles Frend( Visual )

18 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Commander Ericson and his crew find that they are fighting not only the Germans, but the age-old enemy, the sea, in this World War II action drama
Dead of night by Alberto Cavalcanti( Visual )

27 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spine-tingling suspense from this classic omnibus of the supernatural, featuring dreams, premonitions, hallucinations and some well-timed comic breathers! Sir Michael Redgrave stars as the host of a chilling gathering in a remote country house. His guests are strangers, people of whom he has dreamed, people whose lives are intricately bound by forces no one can understand. It's an unusual and wonderfully frightening tale that cleverly intertwines logical tricks of magic with inexplicable acts from unseen powers. Ominously set and paced for terror, Dead of night is notable for its stylish production and its taut drama - all centered on the irresistible drawing-power of a great ghost story brilliantly told
Went the day well? by Alberto Cavalcanti( Visual )

18 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The villagers of Bromley End, an English hamlet, welcome a platoon of soldiers who have been assigned to their village during World War II. When the residents discover that the soldiers are disguised German paratroopers who plan to take over Bromley End, they bravely fight the Nazi occupation of their village
 
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Alternative Names
Ealing (GB)

Ealing Studios, ltd., London.

Estudios Ealing

Studios de cinéma de Ealing

Studios de Ealing

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일링 스튜디오

イーリング・スタジオ

伊灵影业

Languages
English (293)

Spanish (3)

German (1)

French (1)

Italian (1)

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