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Goldwyn, Samuel Jr 1926-2015

Overview
Works: 53 works in 165 publications in 3 languages and 7,924 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Naval history  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  History  Romantic comedy films  War films 
Roles: Producer, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Samuel Goldwyn
 
Most widely held works by Samuel Goldwyn
Master and commander the far side of the world by Peter Weir( Visual )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 3,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Napoleonic Wars, a British frigate, the HMS Surprise, and the larger French warship, Acheron, stalk each other off of the coast of South America. Lucky Jack, as he is referred to by his crew, is well regarded by his men, who trust him implicitly, even after the first devastating battle and an apparent personal vendetta against the French captain. The ship's surgeon balances the violence of his chosen life with the quiet demeanor of the scientist. He is the captain's friend and confidant, the two frequently playing violin and cello duets together
The preacher's wife by Whitney Houston( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dudley is an angel who is sent to earth to help a young minister and his beautiful wife revive their marriage. But things take a twist when Dudley accidentally falls in love with the preacher's wife
Ball of fire by Howard Hawks( Visual )

28 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a serious-minded professor and his high brow colleagues begin work on a new encyclopedia, he enlists the aid of a beautiful but shady night club queen to explain slang, unaware that she is on the run from the mob
Cotton comes to Harlem by Ossie David( Visual )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Jacques is Coffin Ed Johnson and Cambridge is Gravedigger Jones, black cops who suspect preacher Lockhart's back-to-Africa campaign is a swindle. Neatly combines action and comedy
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Visual )

3 editions published between 1960 and 2003 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain's boy hero rafts down the Mississippi river with slave Jim and meets a bogus king and duke
The program( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A coach at a major university is under intense pressure to come up with a winning team. That pressure eventually causes problems with the players and the program itself
Mambo italiano by Émile Gaudreault( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fifty years ago, Gino and Maria came to Canada, and never quite recovered. They thought the surprises were over, but that was before their son Angelo broke the news ... he wants to quit his stable job as a travel agent to become a TV writer, and he's in love with his best friend, a police officer named Nino. For Gino and Maria, tradition is about to come undone, and family is going to take on a whole new meaning."--Container
Huckleberry Finn [&] The proud rebel [&] Walking Thunder( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HUCKLEBERRY FINN: After being kidnapped by his drunken father, Huck heads down the Mississippi with his buddy Jim and have many adventures. THE PROUD REBEL: After John Chandler's son goes mute following a tregedy, John searches for a doctor who can help him. Before he finds one, he and his family must work off a debt using their talented sheepdog, Lance. When a doctor is found, John has no money to pay for help for his son and must decide whether to sell Lance, which will devastate his son, or get the boy help. WALKING THUNDER: Fourteen year old Jacob and his family are stuck in the Rockies when a bear destroys their wagon on their way west. They meet a medicine man and a mountain man who teaches Jacob survival skills that he must use with the giant bear called Walking Thunder on the prowl
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn( Visual )

2 editions published between 1960 and 1991 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1960 version of Mark Twain's novel, concerning a boy and a runaway slave rafting down the Mississippi River
The Golden seal by Steve Railsback( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden seal used to live among the Aleut people as a benevolent, protective spirit but when man began to hunt her, she vanished. According to legend, she will come back one day in the middle of a ferocious storm to someone pure in heart. None pass the test except for a boy who, pure and undaunted, befriends her rather than lusts for the bounty placed upon her pelt
The proud rebel( Visual )

16 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ladd is a Southerner on his way north in search of a doctor to cure his boy, who was rendered mute by the shock of seeing his mother killed in the Civil War. Along the way they find a new home on an Illinois farm run single-handed by de Havilland, and learn that violence does not always end after a war is over when she is victimized by a one-armed sheep herder and his two sons
Cotton comes to Harlem Hell up in Harlem( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains two feature films including "Cotton Comes to Harlem," about a couple of detectives who investigate a minister's charity campaign; and "Hell Up in Harlem," about a man who is hunted by the mob after he discovers a ledger with the names of every crooked police officer and public official on the mob's payroll
Once bitten( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about an average Californian high school student who is forever changed by the surprise attack of a sexy female vampire
Keeping the faith The preacher's wife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The preacher's wife: Dudley is an angel who is sent to earth to help a young minister and his beautiful wife revive their marriage. But things take a twist when Dudley accidentally falls in love with the "Preacher's wife."
War classics Casablanca express ; Cold war killers ; A yank in Libya ; Waterfront ; Commandos ; Eagles attack at dawn ; Hitler's SS: portrait of evil ; Go for broke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1. North Star: "Kolya, Kurin, Damian, and Marina are Ukraine farmers whose whole way of life is turned upside down when Germany, in disregard of former treaties, takes over the land in an iron-fisted occupation. Many of the enraged farmers take up arms in opposition of the Nazi, heading to the countryside to fight, while the people left behind destroy their crops rather than relinquish them to the German regime"--Container. Submarine base: "It is World War II and the Nazis have just sunk an American ship. The ship's engineer Jim Taggart survives and is rescued by a local fisherman off the coast of South America. Taggart recognizes the fisherman as Joe Morgan, a former New York gangster. Morgan has been living on the island, lying low and staying at a halfway house that also serves as a bar for the island's farmers and traders. Soon Taggart discovers that Morgan has been selling torpedoes to the Nazis but he doesn't know that Morgan has designed the missiles to explode when the German boats go to sea, thus sinking them. Confusion and mayhem result when the Allies and the Nazis question just whom Morgan is working for"--Container. Gung ho!: "A true-life epic that revolves around an exclusive division of the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II, made up of only the strongest, fittest, most talented men nicknamed "Carlson's Raiders". They make their raid on Makin Island, resulting in a volatile confrontation that will go down in history"--Container. The sell out: "An action-drama centered on a former CIA operative who grudgingly rejoins the spy-game due to the machinations of his one-time student, a screw up who goes to work for the Soviets. As his job drags him deeper into a dangerous and under-handed world, the student wants out of the agency and out of the U.S.S.R. But the man's choices have made him a target and now both the United States and Russia want him dead, sending their most able hit men to do it"--Container
Come back Charleston Blue( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coffin Ed Johnson and Grave Digger Jones are two Harlem plainclothes policemen, investigating drug dealing in Harlem by a prominent drug king
Huckleberry Finn [&] The proud rebel [&] The Andy Griffith show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HUCKLEBERRY FINN: After being kidnapped by his drunken father, Huck heads down the Mississippi with his buddy Jim and have many adventures. THE PROUD REBEL: After John Chandler's son goes mute following a tregedy, John searches for a doctor who can help him. Before he finds one, he and his family must work off a debt using their talented sheepdog, Lance. When a doctor is found, John has no money to pay for help for his son and must decide whether to sell Lance, which will devastate his son, or get the boy help. THE ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW: These are the stories of Mayberry, with its laid back Southern hospitality and its down home sense of humon. Include 4 episodes: Barney's first car -- High noon in Mayberry -- Andy discovers America -- Andy's English valet
The proud rebel and Committed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The proud rebel (1958): Ladd is a Southerner on his way north in search of a doctor to cure his boy, who was rendered mute by the shock of seeing his mother killed in the Civil War. Along the way they find a new home on an Illinois farm run single-handed by de Havilland, and learn that violence does not always end after a war is over when she is victimized by a one-armed sheep herder and his two sons
Heart & soul: the life and music of Frank Loesser( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the life and career of Frank Loesser, composer and lyricist who wrote hundreds of popular songs, contributed tunes to movies, and is best remembered for his Broadway musicals, such as Guys and dolls, The most happy fella, and How to succeed in business without really trying. Includes archival footage of Loesser, clips from films with which he was associated, and excerpts from interviews with family members, friends, colleagues, musicologists, etc
The secret life of Walter Mitty( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mild-mannered mouse of a man imagines himself to be a number of daredevil heroes in the whimsical adaptation of James Thurber's short story
 
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Alternative Names
Goldwyn, Sam 1926- Jr

Goldwyn, Sam, Jr., 1926-2015

Goldwyn, Samuel 1926-

Samuel Goldwyn

Samuel Goldwyn, Jr. Amerikaans filmproducent

Samuel Goldwyn, Jr. producteur de cinma amricain

Samuel Goldwyn Jr. produttore cinematografico statunitense

Samuel Goldwyn junior US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Languages
English (112)

Spanish (2)

Italian (2)

Covers
Cotton comes to HarlemMambo italianoThe Golden seal