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Goldwyn, Samuel Jr 1926-2015

Overview
Works: 52 works in 169 publications in 3 languages and 8,008 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Naval history  Comedy films  Fiction  War films  Romantic comedy films  Film remakes  Angel 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 )

28 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 3,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1805 and Europe has fallen to Napoleon. The Royal Navy is the only thing standing in his way to total victory. Off the coast of South America, a new conflict is brewing. Captain Jack 'Lucky Jack' Aubrey and his Man-of-War HMS Surprise is under orders to sink or capture the French privateer Acheron, which has been deployed to the region. After seven weeks of uneventful sailing, the Acheron strikes first, all but crippling the Surprise in an engagement in which Aubrey realizes his enemy's ship is nautically superior to his own. Along with his close friend and confidant, ship's surgeon Stephan Maturin, Aubrey is now faced with the choice of retreating to England and admitting defeat or remaining at the Acheron's mercy. Aubrey must now do the impossible if he is to survive, repair his ship, catch up to his enemy and defeat the Acheron
The preacher's wife by Whitney Houston( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,221 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 )

30 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a serious-minded professor and his high brow colleagues begin work on a new encyclopedia, the professor 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 )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 383 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 364 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 323 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 mile 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 215 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 159 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 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De vriendschap van een jongetje met een geheimzinnige gouden zeehond wordt door de andere bewoners van het eilandje bij Alaska niet begrepen, en de jongen moet zijn vriendje tegen hen beschermen
The proud rebel( Visual )

16 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and held by 114 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 41 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 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
Man with the gun( Visual )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and held by 23 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
Come back Charleston Blue( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 21 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

Committed (12/5/54): TV episode of General Electric Theatre, Committed, starring Alan Ladd and John Howard, hosted by Ronald Reagan. This TV episode is based on Ladd's popular radio series, Box 13, in which he plays Dan Holiday, a fiction writer looking for adventure by running a newspaper want ad. In this episode, Holiday is committed to an institution under another man's identity
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
 
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Alternative Names
Goldwyn, Sam 1926-2015 Jr

Goldwyn, Sam, Jr., 1926-2015

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 (117)

Spanish (3)

Italian (2)

Covers
Cotton comes to HarlemMambo italianoThe Golden seal