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Corinth Films

Works: 143 works in 363 publications in 6 languages and 12,358 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Biographical films  Silent films  War films  Science fiction films  Nonfiction films  Romance films 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Corinth Films
8 1/2 by Federico Fellini( Visual )

28 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 2,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A semi-autobiographical film of Fellini about a film director (Mastroianni) who finds himself creatively barren at the peak of his career. He fantasizes at a resort to get away from the pressures of wife and staff
Ladri di biciclette by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

18 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in Italian and Turkish and held by 1,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 at the prospect of losing his job, the father is compelled to steal a bicycle, only to be caught and humiliated in front of his son
Alexander Nevsky by Sergei Eisenstein( Visual )

16 editions published between 1938 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,177 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
Battleship Potemkin From the series "The year 1905" by Sergei Eisenstein( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered director Sergei Eisenstein's most influential work, the film Potemkin re-created the 1905 mutiny on the battleship "Prince Potemkin." The film includes the "Odessa Steps" sequence, widely thought of as the most famous film scene ever made, and reveals Eisenstein as the creator of editing and filming techniques not used until later in the industry. This version was restored in 1976 by Mosfilm Studios to add original footage and a score composed by Dmitri Shostakovich
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of two migrant workers trying to realize their dreams of owning a ranch until one of them succumbs to his weakness for soft, helpless creatures and strangles the farmer's wife
Oedipus Rex by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 416 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 335 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 229 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 198 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 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 170 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
Destination Moon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American inventor gets private backing to build a rocket so that the U.S. can reach the moon before the Russians. The public, fearful of radiation from their engine, initially protests, but the inventors take off anyway, and in the end become heroes. Also includes short previews for The Hideous Sun Demon; Flight to Mars; Invaders from Mars; Rocketship X-M; and Plan 9 from Outer Space
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
Swan lake by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spectacle sur scène enregistré en direct en 1957 au théâtre Bolshoï, Moscou. Avec Maya Plisetskaya, Nicolai Fadeyechev ; et autres solistes, orchestre et ballet du Théâtre Bolshoï ; Yuri Fayer, chef d'orchestre
I vitelloni by Federico Fellini( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of five aimless young men in a small Italian town who behave irresponsibly, usually seeing no more in life than satisfying their animal desires
Anna Karénina by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A completely cinematic rendering of the acclaimed ballet production by the Bolshoi Ballet
Mastera russkogo baleta Stars of Russian ballet( Visual )

10 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-of-a kind sequence in which two of the world's greatest ballerinas dance together in a memorable performance of B.V. Asafiev's ballet, The Fountain Of Bakhchisarai and more
Ivan Groznyĭ = Ivan the Terrible by Sergei Eisenstein( Visual )

12 editions published between 1946 and 1998 in Russian and English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the murderous plot of the Russian landed gentry to dethrone Ivan IV. Lonely and melancholic, Ivan fights to withstand the assault and cunningly outwits his treacherous aunt in her plan to kill him
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