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Turner Entertainment Co

Overview
Works: 2,155 works in 4,474 publications in 4 languages and 227,644 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Christmas films  Detective and mystery films  Screwball comedy films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, Publisher, prn, fds
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Turner Entertainment Co
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

54 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,271 WorldCat member 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 by Victor Fleming( Visual )

54 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a neighbor tries to have her dog Toto put to sleep, Dorothy takes Toto and runs 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
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

21 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick and Nora Charles, a former detective and his rich, playful wife, investigate a murder case mostly for the fun of it
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

32 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 2,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An affectionate spoof of the turmoil that afflicted the motion picture industry in the late 1920s during the change over from silent films to sound
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

23 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 2,256 WorldCat member 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
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston( Visual )

18 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 2,173 WorldCat member 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
Cat on a hot tin roof by Richard Brooks( Visual )

17 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and held by 2,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brick, an alcoholic ex-football player, drinks his days away and resists the affections of his wife, Maggie. His reunion with his father, Big Daddy, who is dying of cancer, jogs a host of memories and revelations for both father and son
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 2,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( Visual )

8 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the earnest paleontologist wants is an intercostal clavicle to complete his brontosaurus skeleton. What he gets is an out-of-control toboggan ride with a scatterbrained heiress nuts about him (or maybe just nuts)
Key Largo by John Huston( Visual )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 1,762 WorldCat member 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
Brigadoon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

13 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two vacationing Americans on a hunting trip become lost, and stumble upon Brigadoon, a small Scottish village not found on any current map, in which people harbour a mysterious secret and behave as if they were still living two hundred years in the past. One of the men falls in love with a townswoman, and has to decide where his heart lies
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

22 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Saint Louis before the 1904 World's Fair, Alonzo Smith threatens to uproot his family and move to New York, which greatly upsets his wife and four daughters
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes
A Christmas story by Bob Clark( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy must convince his parents that a toy rifle is the only Christmas gift that will make Christmas worthwhile. Not only do his parents face what many other parents do during that time of the year, but their actions fit in with the All-American Christmas
North by Northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

19 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspense film in which a suave Madison Avenue ad-man is mistaken for a Federal intelligence man by foreign agents. When he is falsely implicated in a murder, he flees cross-country, followed by spies, counterspies, police, and a blonde Mata Hari who apparently is aiding the agents chasing him. The film ends with a mad scramble across the giant sculpted faces of Mount Rushmore
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

13 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
Mildred Pierce by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

13 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mildred Pierce is a happily married woman with two kids, living in the suburbs of sunny California. She secretly takes a job as a waitress so that she can pay for piano lessons and expensive clothes for her eldest daughter, Veda. Her growing financial independence permits her to open her own restaurant, and eventually a chain of eateries. She has divorced her intolerant first husband, and married well-connected Monte in order to get Veda into high society. Greedy, self-absorbed Veda is still ungrateful, and demands an even greater sacrifice of her mother. Eventually, Mildred finds herself ensnared in the world of police and suspicion when Monte is mysteriously murdered
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas! by Seuss( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the tale of the mean-spirited Grinch and his attempts to steal the Christmas celebration of Who-ville. Also included is "Horton hears a Who!" in which a big-eared elephant named Horton protects the tiny inhabitants of Who-ville
Top Hat by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

8 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 1,369 WorldCat member 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
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

10 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 1,367 WorldCat member 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
 
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Languages
English (371)

French (4)

German (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
The thin manSingin' in the RainThe Philadelphia storyThe treasure of the Sierra MadreCat on a hot tin roofAn American in ParisBringing up BabyBrigadoon