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Goldwyn, Samuel Jr 1926-2015

Works: 40 works in 165 publications in 7 languages and 9,681 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Naval history  Fiction  Fantasy films  Children's films  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  War films 
Roles: Producer, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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 )

43 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,695 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 secret life of Walter Mitty by Ben Stiller( Visual )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watch the classic story by James Thurber, about a daydreamer who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance, and action. When his job along with that of his co-worker are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined
The preacher's wife by Whitney Houston( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troubled Newark minister Henry Biggs prays for heavenly help that comes in the form of an 'angelic' friend named Dudley. Dudley helps the minister see the true spirit of Christmas and beauty in his wife
The adventures of Huck Finn by Mark Twain( Visual )

7 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in English and German and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain's boy hero rafts down the Mississippi river with slave Jim and meets a bogus king and duke
Ball of fire by Howard Hawks( Visual )

3 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 David( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 394 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
The program by Long Run Association Metro Ministries Training Conference on Evangelism( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 338 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 248 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 )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 245 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 by David Butler( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 179 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 Golden seal by Steve Railsback( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 117 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 )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and held by 101 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 84 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
Thief by James Caan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gunslinger-for-hire comes to the aid of a frontier town under attack by a band of outlaws while on a search for his estranged wife
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 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 28 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 20 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
Love at first bite by Stan Dragoti( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love at First Bite: This vampire spoof has Count Dracula moving to New York to find his Bride, after being forced to move out of his Transylvanian castle
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
Gelbfisz, Schmuel

Goldfisch, Sam

Goldfish, Samuel

Goldwyn, Sam

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

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