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Republic Pictures Corporation

Overview
Works: 1,371 works in 3,153 publications in 1 language and 44,401 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Christmas films  War films  Science fiction films  Biographical films  Horror films  History  Fantasy films 
Roles: prn, Producer, Distributor, Publisher, isb, pre
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 )

59 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Ford's The Quiet Man celebrates one of Hollywood's most romantic and enduring epics. The first American feature to be filmed in Ireland's picturesque countryside, Ford richly imbued this masterpiece with his love of Ireland and its people. Sean Thornton is an American boxer who swears off fighting after he accidentally kills an opponent in the ring. Returning to the Irish town of his youth, he finds happiness when he falls in love with the fiery Mary Kate
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

43 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( Visual )

36 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 1,342 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 )

28 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 1,244 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. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

55 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleventh century Scottish nobleman Macbeth is led by an evil prophecy and his ruthless yet desirable wife to the treasonous act that makes him king. But he does not enjoy his newfound, dearly-won kingship
The bells of St. Mary's by Leo McCarey( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 964 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 )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in English and held by 798 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
John Steinbeck's the red pony( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of conflict between a nine-year-old boy, his father and the family's hired man. The son works his way from despair to contentment with the aid of a small red pony
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 776 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
Johnny Guitar by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

30 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in English and held by 757 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
Long day's journey into night by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiction. Drame psychologique. 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
Once upon a time-- when we were colored( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in English and held by 745 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
Father Goose( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 731 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
Flying tigers( Visual )

16 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroic story of American airmen fighting the Japanese over China in early World War II
Angel & the badman by John Wayne( Visual )

69 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quirt Evans, gunslinger, is nursed back to health and sought after by Penelope Worth. He eventually finds himself having to choose between his world and the world Penelope lives inches
Indiscreet by Stanley Donen( Visual )

10 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 656 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
Freeway by Matthew Bright( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2020 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trip through a weird world of fast food, faster kicks and one darkly funny adventure after another
Separate but equal( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This made-for TV movie dramatizes the events leading to the landmark Supreme Court decision outlawing segregation
It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 518 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
Bound by Andy Wachowski( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 504 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
 
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