WorldCat Identities

Turner Entertainment Co

Overview
Works: 2,395 works in 4,884 publications in 2 languages and 229,656 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Film noir  History  Children's films  Screwball comedy films 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, Publisher, prn, fds, isb, pre
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Turner Entertainment Co
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

25 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in English and held by 2,865 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
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

24 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 2,825 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
Cat on a hot tin roof by Burl Ives( Visual )

18 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and held by 2,134 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 )

13 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 2,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 1,974 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 )

7 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and held by 1,942 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
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

43 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical fantasy tale about a little Kansas girl named Dorothy who visits the magical land of Oz
Key Largo by John Huston( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 1,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man visits his old friend's hotel and finds a gangster holed up there because the police are searching for him. As a hurricane approaches, the two end up confronting each other
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

25 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,680 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
Brigadoon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

15 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 1,659 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 )

23 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Philadelphia socialite plans to marry for the second time, her former husband, who has agreed to get the story of her wedding for a tabloid, shows up at her mansion
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,605 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 1,598 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
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

12 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,551 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
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,463 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, as he learns to fight, love, hate and, finally, forgive
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 1,447 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 )

13 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 1,444 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 )

11 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 1,419 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 )

11 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 1,354 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
The Wizard of Oz( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run 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
 
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Singin' in the RainCat on a hot tin roofThe treasure of the Sierra MadreAn American in ParisBringing up BabyBrigadoonThe Philadelphia storyNational Velvet
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