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Turner Entertainment Co

Overview
Works: 1,902 works in 3,440 publications in 2 languages and 212,954 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Musical films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Romance films  Screwball comedy films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Producer, prn, fds
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Turner Entertainment Co
 
Most widely held works by Turner Entertainment Co
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

40 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in English and held by 4,017 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 )

40 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,488 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
Singin' in the rain by Nacio Herb Brown( Visual )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 3,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent movies are giving way to Talking Pictures - and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol (Gene Kelly) is caught in the transition, along with friend, (Donald O'Connor), prospective ladylove (Debbie Reynolds) and shrewish co-star (Jean Hagen)
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

14 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 2,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated screwball comedy, rife with smart dialogue, the Philadelphia Story centers on the society event of the season: the second marriage of icy, judgmental, moneyed socialite Tracy Lord to nouveau riche George Kittredge. Her first husband, suave and devilish C.K. Dexter Haven, complicates matters by finagling wedding invitations for incognito reporter Mike Connor and his photographer Liz Imbrie, to do a tell-all exposé. But Haven's motives for giving the tabloid access to Tracy's big day may not be as mercenary and mean-spirited as they first appear
Cat on a hot tin roof by Richard Brooks( Visual )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 2,138 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
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 2,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greed and suspicion surround three prospectors in their search for gold
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 1,958 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 )

5 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and held by 1,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
Key Largo by John Huston( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 1,765 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 )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 1,677 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
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,549 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
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,521 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
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

15 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in English and held by 1,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Thornhill is a New York advertising executive who is kidnapped by a gang of spies led by Philip Vandamm, who believes Thornhill is CIA agent George Kaplan. Thornhill escapes, but must find Kaplan in order to clear himself of a murder that Kaplan is accused of committing. Following Kaplan to Chicago as a fugitive from justice, Thornhill is helped by beautiful Eve Kendall. In Chicago, she delivers a message to Kaplan that almost costs Thornhill his life when he is chased across a cornfield by a crop-dusting plane
A Christmas story by Bob Clark( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 1,377 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
Mildred Pierce by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

8 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 1,369 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
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romantic story of Magnolia Hawks who grew up on the Cotton Blossom, the Mississippi showboat owned by her father. Her heart is broken by a dashing gambler, Gaylord Ravenal
Top hat by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,322 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
Blowup by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thomas es famoso, rico y un importante fotógrafo de moda de Londres. Tras captar escenas de la vida cotidiana en la calle descubre que, sin darse cuenta, ha sido testigo de un crimen"
 
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Casablanca
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Languages
English (249)

Spanish (1)

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Singin' in the rainThe Philadelphia storyCat on a hot tin roofThe treasure of the Sierra MadreAn American in ParisBringing up BabyBrigadoonThe thin man