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Turner Entertainment Co

Overview
Works: 2,206 works in 4,614 publications in 4 languages and 227,090 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Children's films  Detective and mystery films  Christmas films  Screwball comedy films 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, Publisher, prn, fds, pre, isb
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Turner Entertainment Co
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

59 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,302 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 )

50 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beloved classic in an all-new 75th anniversary 2-disc DVD collection! One of the best-loved movies of all time, The Wizard of Oz (1939) stars Judy Garland as Dorothy, a young Kansas farm girl who is whisked away by a twister to the land of Oz. Accompanied by a brainless Scarecrow, a heartless Tin Man and a Cowardly Lion, Dorothy and her little dog, Toto, follow the Yellow Brick Road seeking the Wizard of Oz, in order that he may grant her wish to return home. - Container
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

23 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,124 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 )

33 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 2,970 WorldCat member 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
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

23 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 2,251 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
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston( Visual )

18 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 2,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of down-and-out Americans in 1920's Tampico, pool their resources and strike off into the mountains of Mexico in search of gold. Hounded by jungle Indians, a fortune-hunting Texan and cold blooded banditos, they must finally confront the most dangerous adversaries of all ... themselves
Cat on a hot tin roof by Richard Brooks( Visual )

18 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and held by 2,147 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 )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 1,993 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 1,973 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 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hurricane swells outside, but that is nothing compared to the storm that rages inside the hotel at Key Largo. There, sadistic mobster Johnny Rocco holes up, holding hostage the hotel owner Nora Temple, her invalid father-in-law, and ex-GI Frank McCloud. McCloud's the one man capable of standing up against the belligerent Rocco, but postwar world realities may have taken all the fight out of him
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

22 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a family at the 1903 World's Fair
Brigadoon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

13 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 1,642 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 )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl, with the help of her jockey friend, train her horse for the Grand National Steeplechase and poses as a boy to ride in the race
A Christmas story by Bob Clark( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,588 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 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Madison Avenue ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents, and goes on the run across the United States
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,450 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 1,441 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 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grouchy Grinch tries to stop Christmas from coming to Whoville, but the Whos teach him the true meaning of Christmas instead
Top Hat by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

8 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rogers and Astaire are caught up in a mistaken identity plot, in which Rogers assumes that Astaire is already married, and is alternatively charmed and repelled by his advances
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

10 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 1,357 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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The thin manSingin' in the RainThe Philadelphia storyThe treasure of the Sierra MadreCat on a hot tin roofAn American in ParisBringing up BabyBrigadoon
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Languages
English (380)

French (4)

German (2)

Spanish (1)