Turner Entertainment Co
Most widely held works about Turner Entertainment Co
Most widely held works by Turner Entertainment Co
Casablanca ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 1,859 libraries worldwide
In World War II Morocco, seething with European refugees desperate for passage to neutral Lisbon, only a world-weary and bitter nightclub owner can help his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis.
The Wizard of Oz ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 1,782 libraries worldwide
When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them.
Cat on a hot tin roof ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,648 libraries worldwide
A story of deception which is destroying a patriarchal Southern family as its members gather for the imminent demise of their "Big Daddy."
The treasure of the Sierra Madre ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,523 libraries worldwide
Two down-and-out Americans in Mexico meet a grizzled old prospector who piques their interest with stories of his gold-hunting experiences. The Americans gather a stake and set off with the old prospector in search of fortune.
Singin' in the rain ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 1,517 libraries worldwide
Actors are caught in the bumpy transition to talking pictures; a Spoof of the early days of "talkie" films.
Singin' in the rain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,453 libraries worldwide
Silent movies are giving way to talking pictures, and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol is caught in that bumpy transition, as well as his buddy, prospective ladylove, and shrewish co-star.
An American in Paris ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,434 libraries worldwide
An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk.
Bringing up Baby ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,431 libraries worldwide
A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist.
The Philadelphia story ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in English and held by 1,379 libraries worldwide
A sophisticated romantic comedy about a rich, spoiled socialite who learns some things about who she is and what she really wants on the eve of her second marriage.
Key Largo ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 1,373 libraries worldwide
A disillusioned returning World War II veteran has lost the will to fight ... until he arrives at a rundown hotel in Key Largo. There a mobster holes up against a raging storm, holding the veteran, the hotel owner and the owner's widowed daughter-in-law at gunpoint.
Casablanca ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and held by 1,343 libraries worldwide
Set in World War II Morocco within a city filled with European refugees. A bitter nightclub owner helps his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis.
National Velvet ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,293 libraries worldwide
A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes.
Meet me in St. Louis ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,197 libraries worldwide
Story of a family at the 1903 World's Fair.
Annie get your gun ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,130 libraries worldwide
Frank Butler, handsome star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, bags clay pigeons and ladies' hearts. He's the best marksman in the world--until a backwoods hoyden challenges him. Her name? Annie Oakley.
Show boat ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 1,109 libraries worldwide
Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler.
White heat ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
A gangster escapes from prison to take revenge on the people that murdered his mother.
Top hat ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,071 libraries worldwide
Showman Jerry Travers is working for producer Horace Hardwick in London. Jerry demonstrates his new dance steps late one night in Horace's hotel, much to the annoyance of sleeping Dale Tremont below. She goes upstairs to complain and the two are immediately attracted to each other. Complications arise when Dale mistakes Jerry for Horace.
42nd Street ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 1,068 libraries worldwide
The movie musical that introduced the choreography of Busby Berkeley, 42nd Street also contains the classic plot involving a tyrannical director, egotistical leading lady and wide-eyed ingenue, all set to a standout musical score.
Woman of the year ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1941 and 2001 in English and held by 991 libraries worldwide
In this hilarious excursion into the battle of the sexes, Tracy plays Sam Craig, the down-to-earth sportswriter of the New York Chronicle. As Tess Harding, the paper's bright international columnist, Hepburn makes his life miserable. As soon as they start taking swipes at each other in their columns, there is little peace between them. In the office and in the bedroom the squabbling continues, until their problems are overcome by their deep love for each other.
She wore a yellow ribbon ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 981 libraries worldwide
The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876.
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