WorldCat Identities

Turner Entertainment Co

Overview
Works: 2,173 works in 4,553 publications in 4 languages and 227,509 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Detective and mystery films  Christmas films  Screwball comedy films  Film noir 
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 )

59 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romantic lovers' triangle between the impossibly heroic Czech Resistance leader Victor Laszlo, his beautiful wife Ilsa and her ex-lover, cynical American Rick Blaine is still the same old story, but it's never looked better
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

55 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The charming film based on the popular L. Frank Baum novel, Dorothy and her dog Toto, are caught in a tornado's path and somehow end up in the land of Oz. Here she encounters some memorable friends and foes in her journey to meet the Wizard of Oz who everyone says can help her return home and possibly grant her new friends their goals of a brain, heart and courage
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 3,145 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 )

31 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 2,968 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 2,259 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 2,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred C. Dobbs and Bob Curtin, both down on their luck in Tampico, Mexico in 1925, meet up with a grizzled prospector named Howard and decide to join with him in search of gold in the wilds of central Mexico. Through enormous difficulties, they eventually succeed in finding gold, but bandits, the elements, and most especially greed threaten to turn their success into disaster
Cat on a hot tin roof by Richard Brooks( Visual )

18 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and held by 2,167 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 2,002 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 1,979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crazy comedy about an heiress who is determined to catch a stuffy zoologist, and uses her pet leopard, Baby, to get his attention
Key Largo by John Huston( Visual )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 1,758 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 1,653 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

Musical about St. Louis in 1903. Just before the opening of the St. Louis World's Fair, the entire Smith family is crushed to learn that Father has accepted a transfer to New York City. The five children do not want to leave their friends, or, most of all, miss the fair
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,640 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 1,482 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 )

13 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,451 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 1,437 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 1,415 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 )

9 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 1,371 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 1,366 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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Turner Entertainment bedrijf in Verenigde Staten van Amerika

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Languages
English (378)

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