WorldCat Identities

Ealing Studios

Overview
Works: 212 works in 671 publications in 5 languages and 15,097 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 )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,857 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 by Gary Chapman( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This digitally animated comedy tells the story of a little pigeon names Valient, who overcome his small size to become a hero in Great Britain's Royal Homing Pigeon Service during World War II. The birds helped the allies by flying vital messages across the English Channel, while evading the perilous attacks of the enemy's Falcon brigade
Kind hearts and coronets by Robert Hamer( Visual )

23 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and held by 1,179 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
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

18 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 997 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 )

12 editions published between 2008 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
Dorian Gray by Oliver Parker( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon arriving in London the young and powerful Dorian Gray becomes drawn into a would of debauchery and decadence by 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
The other man by Richard Eyre( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 717 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 717 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 )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Alec Guinness is Sidney Stratton, an eccentric chemist who invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out, or gets dirty. But when mill owners and workers realize this miracle fiber will destroy their industry, Sidney becomes the most hunted man in the nation
From time to time by L. M Boston( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 451 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 432 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
Nina( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 380 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
St. Trinian's( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 356 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
Burke & Hare by John Landis( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 284 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 )

38 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 271 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, but soon find that their action has consequences
Whisky galore! by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

18 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 183 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 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Commander Ericson and his crew find 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 )

29 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An architect is caught up in an endless series of recurring dreams during which he is told other people's supernatural experiences
Went the day well? by Alberto Cavalcanti( Visual )

18 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

German paratroopers attempt to take over an English hamlet during World War II but meet violent opposition from the villagers
Projecting Britain : Ealing Studios film posters( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Easy virtue
Alternative Names
Ealing (GB)

Ealing Studios Englisches Filmstudio

Ealing Studios, ltd., London.

Ealing Studios продюсерская компания

Estudios Ealing

Studios de cinéma de Ealing

Studios de Ealing

אולפני אילינג

일링 스튜디오

イーリング・スタジオ

伊灵影业

Languages
English (314)

Spanish (3)

German (1)

French (1)

Italian (1)

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The ladykillersEasy virtueDorian GraySt. Trinian'sStudying Ealing Studios