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Corinth Films

Overview
Works: 178 works in 376 publications in 6 languages and 13,120 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Silent films  War films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Nonfiction films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Corinth Films
8 1/2 by Federico Fellini( Visual )

27 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 2,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc one contains Fellini's autobiographical film about a famous film director who loses his inspiration in the midst of making of film as well as an audio essay by Gideon Bachmann and Antonio Monda, an introduction by Terry Gilliam, and the theatrical trailer. Disc two features Fellini's rarely seen first film for television, an imagined documentary, as well as a documentary about Nino Rota, the maestro behind the music of Fellini's films, interviews, still photographs and production photos connected with the film
The bicycle thief = ladri di biciclette by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

19 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the surface, it is a simple story of an unemployed man and his son in war devastated Rome. The father finds a job pasting up posters, work requiring a bicycle to get around. The bicycle is stolen ... Panic stricken at being unable to recover his bicycle -- and the prospect of losing his means of employment -- the father is compelled to steal a bicycle ..."--Container
The Battleship Potemkin by Sergei Eisenstein( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-creates the 1905 mutiny on the battleship "Prince Potemkin." It focuses on a mutiny by the battleship's crew and the subsequent massacre of civilians, reflecting the spirit of the times
Of mice and men( Visual )

11 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story about the strange relationship of two migrant workers who are able to realize their dreams of an easy life until one of them succumbs to his weakness for soft, helpless creatures and strangles the farmer's wife
Alexander Nevsky by Sergei Eisenstein( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in Russian and English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the invasion of Russia in 1241 by the Teutonic knights
October 1917 by Sergei Eisenstein( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent film reenactment detailing the events leading up to the Russian Revolution. The film was commissioned to Sergei Eisenstein to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Russian Revolution. Eisenstein chose to capture the spirit of the era by focusing on one place at one point in time: Petrograd between February and October 1917, and using a political perspective. The original version was heavily censored by Stalin, and released in the US as 'Ten days that shook the world'. In 1967 a full restoration was made, and a music score by Shostakovich and sound effects track were added
Oedipus Rex by Sophocles( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed version of Sophocles's tragedy. Performed in masks
Bartleby( Visual )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updating the Melville story from 19th century Wall Street to London in the 1970s, a young accounting clerk refuses to do his work, throwing his office into chaos. His boss, unable to fire him or help him, eventually has him placed in a mental hospital. Why the boss simply doesn't fire him is the crux of the film
H.G. Wells' Things to come by H. G Wells( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest
Glen or Glenda? by Edward D Wood( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glen or Glenda tells two stories. One is about a transvestite who can't figure out how to tell his girl that he likes to wear her clothes. The other is about Alan, a pseudohermaphrodite who undergoes a painful operation to become a woman
Invaders from Mars by William Cameron Menzies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy is awakened during a storm to witness a flying saucer land in the field behind his home. No one will believe his story as, one by one, the townspeople are captured and put under the control of sinister forces from the planet Mars! Brilliantly created by visionary set designer and director William Cameron Menzies with a haunting musical score by Raoul Kraushaar, this golden age sci-fi classic has lost none of its chilling power. Surreal imagery brought to terrifying life in a Cinecolor world just beyond our nightmares!
Parsifal by Richard Wagner( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in German and English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A religious drama where salvation comes to the knight through compassion, renunciation, and suffering
Bride of the monster( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad scientist tries to harness atomic energy into the creation of super beings. Together with his sidekick slave, Lobo, he finds a willing bride for his monster in the person of a nosey girl reporter. Good eventually defeats evil in a hysterical chase through the marshes as the mad doctor is eaten alive by his own monster
Remembrance( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in German and English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple who managed to escape from a WWII German concentration camp in Poland is separated at the end of the war. Each believes the other is dead
Jail bait by Edward D Wood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragic tale of a youth led into crime and then forced to alter his face through plastic surgery to avoid capture
Home from home : chronicle of a vision = Die Andere Heimat : chronik einer sehnsucht( Visual )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in German and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a dreary, unforgiving mid-nineteenth century German village in Hunsruck, it captures the plight of hundreds of thousands of Europeans who immigrated to faraway South America to escape the famine, poverty and despotism that ruled at home. Edgar Reitz's film is a heart-wrenching drama and love story set against the backdrop of this forgotten tragedy. Jakob, our protagonist, tries to immerse himself in literature and learning, as the rest of his family toils to fend off starvation
Swan lake by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1988 and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The timeless tale of redemption through love. Captures a great ballerina in her prime in an eternal classic
I vitelloni by Federico Fellini( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in Italian and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of five youths who refuse to grow up and accept responsibility
Beautiful darling : the life and times of Candy Darling, Andy Warhol superstar( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary chronicles the life of Candy Darling, star of the Andy Warhol movies Women in Revolt and Flesh. Born James Slattery in 1944, Darling acted in several other films and in various plays, including Tennessee Williams's Small Craft Warnings. The film features interviews with colleagues, contemporaries and friends of Candy, including John Waters, Peter Beard, Holly Woodlawn, Bob Colacello, Geraldine Smith, Pat Hackett, and Ron Delsener. It also includes rare 25-year-old interviews conducted by Jeremiah Newton with members of Warhol's Factory and Tennessee Williams
 
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