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High noon ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1952 and 1992 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
A civic-minded marshal, on the verge of retirement, faces a revengeful killer in a gun duel after the indifferent townspeople refuse to assist him.
Macbeth ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 940 libraries worldwide
Presentation of Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth.
The quiet man ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 919 libraries worldwide
An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry.
O pioneers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 870 libraries worldwide
At the turn of the century, an immigrant's daughter inherits her family's Nebraska farm and her father's fierce love for the land. Fifteen years later she has made the family a fortune through her canny management of the farm, but has never forgotten the young man who left the prairie to seek his fortune.
It's a wonderful life ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and held by 840 libraries worldwide
Sentimental classic about a young man who attempts to end his life, only to be shown the error of his ways by his guardian angel.
Long day's journey into night ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 801 libraries worldwide
Author Eugene O'Neill gives an autobiographical account of his explosive homelife. Fused by a drug-addicted mother, a father who wallows in drink after realizing he is no longer a famous actor and an older brother who is emotionally unstable and misfit, the family is reflected by their youngest son, who at 23 is a sensitive and aspiring writer.
Julius Caesar ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 677 libraries worldwide
Film adaptation of Shakespeare's play depicting the successful conspiracy to assassinate the Roman emperor, Julius Caesar.
Rio Grande ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 665 libraries worldwide
A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians.
La dolce vita ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in Italian and English and held by 639 libraries worldwide
A journalist ventures into the decadent society of modern Rome and finds that his values are being destroyed, leaving him totally disillusioned.
The Secret garden ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 635 libraries worldwide
After the sudden death of her parents, Mary Lennox is sent from their home in India to the English estate of a distant family friend. Sad and lonely, her only interest lies in a secret garden, abandoned after a tragic accident occurred there. With the help of Dickon, an engaging local boy, and Colin, her guardian's invalid son, Mary's spirit is gradually reawakened as they bring the garden back to life. Together, they transform the barren earth into a world of splendor, discovering its magic, unlocking its mysteries ... and revealing the secret of happiness to them all.
Force of evil ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 561 libraries worldwide
A racketeer's lawyer finds that his boss has found a way to bankrupt New York's numbers banks but gets wedged between the numbers racket and a new prosecutor's anti-crime campaign.
Madame Bovary ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in French and held by 502 libraries worldwide
Emma Bovary is a woman possessed by a burning hunger for life and love--and a passion that can never be fulfilled. Feeling trapped in a loveless marriage, Emma indulges herself in a lifestyle of reckless overspending and a series of shocking affairs which threaten to destroy her and everyone around her.
Peter Shaffer's Amadeus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 465 libraries worldwide
The life and music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is viewed through the memories of an envious rival, Salieri.
Father Goose ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
During World War II, a South Seas wanderer is compelled by the Australian navy to act as a sky observer on a small island, where he finds himself in charge of six refugee schoolchildren and their headmistress.
Invasion of the body snatchers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
When Dr. Miles Bennell becomes puzzled by his patient's disturbing behavior, he slowly begins to unravel the bizarre mystery that plagues the town. It seems an extraterrestrial form of plant life has descended on the village, giant "pods" containing formless aliens that are systematically taking over the bodies of townspeople whenever they sleep. Now only he and a small band of friends are left to warn the world of the deadly invasion!
One against the wind ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
Mary Lindell, an English aristocrat living in Nazi - occupied Paris, rescues an injured pilot from the Nazis. After saving him, she is swept into the Resistance movement as other Allied pilots turn to her in their desperate flight to freedom. Arrested as a spy by the Gestapo, Marry Lindell must preserve her life-saving network - and her own life.
Decoration day ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
When an estranged black friend refuses the Congressional Medal of Honor for service during World War II, retired judge Albert Finch, still mourning the death of his wife, tries to find out why and in the process solves a mystery, heals his friendship, saves a marriage, and falls in love.
Flying tigers ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Story of the 1st American Volunteer Group, a group American airmen fighting the Japanese over China in early World War II.
The court-martial of Billy Mitchell ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
Brigadier General Billy Mitchell has devoted his life to the military, and his career to developing a superior air defense force for the United States. When top army brass fail to recognize the importance of air power following its crucial role in winning WWI, Mitchell initiates a campaign to change their minds--a campaign that will ultimately lead to his demotion and the most controversial military trial in U.S. history.
The Bells of St. Mary's ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Easy-going Father O'Malley and iron-willed Sister Benedict find themselves in a subtle battle of wits over how the children should be educated at St. Mary's parochial school. Meanwhile, the entire school may be razed to make way for a parking lot.
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