WorldCat Identities

Turner Entertainment Co

Overview
Works: 2,594 works in 5,793 publications in 2 languages and 231,100 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Romance films  History  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Screwball comedy films  Historical films 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, Publisher, fds, prn, isb, pre
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Turner Entertainment Co
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

27 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 2,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actors are caught in the bumpy transition to talking pictures; a Spoof of the early days of "talkie" films
Cat on a hot tin roof by Burl Ives( Visual )

19 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and held by 2,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of deception which is destroying a patriarchal Southern family as its' members gather for the imminent demise of their "Big Daddy."
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston( Visual )

17 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 2,080 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
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux explorateurs découvrent en Malaisie un gorille géant, King Kong, qu'ils capturent grâce à une star et qu'ils exhibent dans un théâtre new-yorkais. Le monstre s'évade et enlève la femme, puis, traqué par des avions qui le mitraillent, il sera finalement abattu au sommet d'un gratte-ciel
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( Visual )

11 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,939 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)
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 1,933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

51 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the wizard who can help her return home. 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 Wizard of Oz will help them, before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

27 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young St. Louis girl and her family are troubled to discover that their Father has accepted a transfer to New York City which will cause them to miss the St. Louis World's Fair
Key Largo by John Huston( Visual )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 1,699 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 )

17 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 1,634 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
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

26 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 1,611 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
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

6 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

17 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlton Heston plays a cop in this science-fiction horror story. The setting is New York in the year 2022, teeming with 40 million citizens, most of whom are out of work. Environmental erosion is almost complete and voluntary death is encouraged by government-sponsored clinics. For their food, the people have grown to rely on a wafer-like substance called soylent. As Heston investigates the murder of a magnate in the dictatorial Soylent Company, he comes face to face with the hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
Mildred Pierce by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

14 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 1,458 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 )

13 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 1,414 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
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peace-loving prince of Judea leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself and his people
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical about three sailors who have a 24-hour shore leave to enjoy New York. Chip tries but can't resist the advances of a lady cab driver; Ozzie gladly fills the role of a lovely anthropologist's "prehistoric man," and after much desperate searching, Gaby finds the model who isn't quite the glamorous celebrity he envisioned but nevertheless will do
"Casablanca" by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

33 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in World War II Morocco within a city filled with European refugees. A bitter nightclub owner helps his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

13 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 1,325 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
A Christmas story( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 1,304 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
 
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The treasure of the Sierra Madre
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Cat on a hot tin roofThe treasure of the Sierra MadreKing KongBringing up BabyAn American in ParisBrigadoonThe Philadelphia storyNational Velvet
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