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Castle Hill Productions

Overview
Works: 155 works in 381 publications in 1 language and 13,587 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Action and adventure films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Castle Hill Productions
Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private conversations: takes a candid look at the filming of Arthur Miller's play, Death of a salesman. Includes conversations about the sets, lighting, camera placement and performances
Stagecoach by John Ford( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine disparate travelers are thrust together in a perilous journey, a ride on a stagecoach destined for Apache territory
To be or not to be by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The world is on the brink of war-- but the show must go on. So Joseph Tura, the Polish actor who put the ham in Hamlet, stares beyond the footlights and says, "To be or not to be ..."--Container
Foreign correspondent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reporter sent to Europe to cover a peace conference falls in love with a diplomat's daughter, but discovers that her father is the head of a Nazi spy ring
Baby doll by Elia Kazan( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cotton-mill owner Archie Meighan, married to nineteen-year-old "Baby Doll", looks forward to the day his wife turns twenty and will finally allow him to sleep with her. But he has competition in the form of sly business competitor Silva Vacarro, who covets both Archie's cotton mill AND his young and beautiful wife
The Company of strangers = Strangers in good company by Cynthia Scott( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about eight radically different women in their '70s who are stranded in the Quebec countryside when their bus breaks down. The first feature by the talented documentarian Cynthia Scott, who skillfully depicts these women, a Mohawk, a nonconventional free thinker, a literary lesbian, a nun who's mechanically skilled, and a prodigiously talented blues singer
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

14 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of William Shakespeare's play in which the evil Iago plants seeds of doubt in Othello's mind about Desdemona's fidelity
The long voyage home by John Ford( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1940; the merchant ship Glencairn rolls and shivers in the black North Atlantic. On board, her anxious crewmen search the sky for German planes and hope they'll survive the long voyage home."--Container
Proud( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The USS Mason entered WWII on a presumably doomed mission. The all African-American crew overcame the harsh realities of war abroad and segregation at home, and was finally honored for its heroism in 1994
The line king : the Al Hirschfeld story( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amazing story of Al Hirschfeld, creator of thousands of famous drawings of celebrities for more that sixty years and celebrates his many years of work for The New York Times, where his drawings were a centerpiece of the Sunday Arts section
Mikey and Nicky by Elaine May( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicky, a small-time hood, is in big trouble. He's stolen syndicate money and the local czar has put a contract out on him. Over beers, Nicky pleads with Mikey, his lifelong friend for help. Will he make airline arrangements for him and help him escape? Does Mikey hang on to the comfortable niche in life the mob has given him, or does he rescue his lowlife, but lifelong friend Nicky?
John Cassavetes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shadows": Explores interracial friendships and relationships in the 1950's Beat-era New York City. "Faces": Richard and Maria are attempting to escape the anguish of their dissolving marriage by falling into the arms of others. "A woman under the influence": Mabel, is loved by her husband Nick, but her madness proves to be a problem in their marriage. "The killing of a Chinese bookie": To clear his debt, a strip club owner grapples with his own conscience as he must kill a Chinese bookie. "Opening night": A young woman gets killed in an accident trying to meet her favorite actress after a play
Shadows by John Cassavetes( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Cassavetes' first film tells a gripping story of racism set against a New York background in the 1950s. Lelia, a light-skinned black woman living in New York with her two brothers, has an affair with a white man. But when her lover meets one of Lelia's brothers and discovers she is black, a painful and emotional eruption occurs
Faces by John Cassavetes( Visual )

11 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Après une nuit un peu folle, Richard rentre chez lui et se dispute avec sa femme Maria. Après lui avoir annoncé son intention de divorcer, il claque la porte et part retrouver une autre femme. Maria décide alors de passer la nuit dans un night club avec ses amies. Elle y rencontre Chet avec qui elle termine la nuit. Au matin, Richard revient à la maison alors que Chet part sur la pointe des pieds. C'est le moment d'un premier face à face vital pour ce couple en chute libre". --Site Allociné, consulté le 29 janv. 2013
Tomorrow( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man leaves his father's farm to work at a local sawmill. He rescues a young pregnant woman, who has been abandoned by her husband and family, and the two fall in love
A fond kiss-- by Ken Loach( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Scotland, a second generation Pakistani man falls in love with an Irish woman, much to his family's dismay
You only live once by Fritz Lang( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ill-fated young couple are separated when he is put in prison for a crime he didn't commit
Sex and justice : the highlights of the Anita Hill/Clarence Thomas Hearings( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the confrontation between Senator Clarence Thomas and former colleague Anita Hill during the widely publicized Supreme Court confirmation hearings in 1991, paving the way for how people view sexual harassment in the workplace
The shiralee( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fiercely independent man reluctantly takes his daughter on the road with him to the Australian outback while he looks for work
A day in October by Kenneth Madsen( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This compelling suspense drama follows the underground war-time evacuation of the Jews from Nazi-occupied Denmark to neutral Sweden. The Jewish Kublitz family lives quietly and comfortably in copenhagen until a wounded Gentile resistance fighter, Niels is saved from death by young Sarah Kublitz who gives him shelter in the Kublitz home. Sarah and Niels fall in love as the Resistance learns of the Nazis plan to arrest Jews. Sarah's father, who works as a bookkeeper in a Nazi arms factory, must face some tough moral choices"--Container
 
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