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Goldwyn, Samuel Jr 1926-2015

Overview
Works: 62 works in 186 publications in 5 languages and 9,748 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Naval history  Fantasy films  Fiction  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  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 )

47 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,703 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 secret life of Walter Mitty by Ben Stiller( Visual )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moment comes when you stop dreaming and create your own destiny. For Walter Mitty, a daydreamer who escapes his anonymous existence by disappearing into a world of fantasies, that moment is now. When his job, along with that of his co-worker is threatened, Walter takes action in the real world, embarking on a journey more incredible than anything he could've imagined
The preacher's wife by Whitney Houston( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,231 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( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realizing they have to hear how real people talk, a group of lexicographers end up assisting a beautiful singer get away from the mob
Cotton comes to Harlem by Ossie Davis( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and held by 399 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( Visual )

4 editions published between 1960 and 2003 in English and held by 365 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 )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 361 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( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 247 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 233 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 princess and the pirate( Visual )

6 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being shanghaied by pirates, an entertainer gets involved with a lovely princess, and becomes the make-shift leader of a band of cutthroats
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn( Visual )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1991 in English and held by 142 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( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Aleutian Islands, a small boy befriends a mythological seal
The proud rebel( Visual )

16 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and held by 110 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 87 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
Man with the gun( Visual )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a notorious tough 'town tamer' is hired by the citizenry to rid of the gunmen driving them off their land, he finds the local saloon madam to be an old friend
Once bitten( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about an average California 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 33 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 2. Black brigade: "Set at the time of World War II, the film revolves around Army Captain Beau Carter who, although he is not racist, holds no particular affection for African-Americans. As fate would have it, Carter is assigned an all-black unit of soldiers and must share his directive with an African-American lieutenant, causing racial tensions to flare. But the men must learn to work together and look beyond their outward differences if they hope to destroy the enemy and not each other"--Container. Half-shot at sunrise: A military comedy about two mischief-making soldiers who have gone AWOL. But the misbehaving boys are unconcerned about being court-martialed. Instead they are far more interested in tomfoolery and parading about camp, posing as officers to impress some lovely ladies. Thier monkey business results in a very close call with the firing squad"--Container. They raid by night: "It is the height of World War II, and the conflict between the warring factions has reached a frenzied pitch. Three men band together, forming a British commando unit that is to be dispatched to Norway to execute a raid on a Nazi concentration camp. The goal is to recoup allied officer General Heden, who has been captured and is being held by the hostile Nazis"--Container. Five for hell: "Five of the most capable and courageous soldiers of a squadron are chosen by their commander, Lieutenant Glenn Hoffmann to infiltrate a Nazi camp and retrieve the plans containing the Germans' battle strategy. The men go into the operation knowing that they may fail and that some of them may not come back. The five G.I.s discover the deadly danger behind enemy lines, and learn just how quickly a night can become a terrifying hell on earth"--Container
Huckleberry Finn : [&] The proud rebel [&] The Andy Griffith show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 23 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
Come back Charleston Blue( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coffin Ed Johnson and Grave Digger Jones are two Harlem plains clothesmen, investigating drug dealing in Harlem by a prominent drug king
 
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Mambo italiano
Alternative Names
Goldwyn, Sam 1926-2015 Jr

Goldwyn, Sam, Jr., 1926-2015

Samuel Goldwyn

Samuel Goldwyn, Jr Amerikaans filmproducent

Samuel Goldwyn, Jr producteur de cinéma américain

Samuel Goldwyn Jr produttore cinematografico statunitense

Samuel Goldwyn junior US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

サミュエル・ゴールドウィン・ジュニア

塞尔吉奥·桑托斯

塞繆·戈溫二世

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Mambo italianoThe Golden seal