WorldCat Identities

Turner Entertainment Co

Overview
Works: 2,069 works in 4,236 publications in 4 languages and 225,239 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Christmas films  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery 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 )

53 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,296 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 3,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical fantasy tale about a little Kansas girl named Dorothy who visits the magical land of Oz
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

31 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 3,009 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)."--Disc cover
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

14 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The start of it all! Nick and Nora Charles invite you to bring your own alibi to Dashiell Hammett's jaunty whodunit about a missing inventor that made William Powell and Myrna Loy the champagne elite of sleuthing"--Container
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

21 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 2,254 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 )

19 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 2,168 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 )

16 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and held by 2,162 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 )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 2,009 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 1,971 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 )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 1,767 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
Brigadoon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

12 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 1,656 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 1,630 WorldCat member 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 by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

21 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,621 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
Show boat by Jerome Kern( Visual )

11 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in English and held by 1,585 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
North by Northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

22 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,585 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
A Christmas story by Bob Clark( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,503 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
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,430 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
Top Hat by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

8 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 1,364 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
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas! by Seuss( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 1,317 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
 
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Languages
English (350)

French (4)

German (2)

Spanish (1)

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