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Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,181 works in 1,910 publications in 3 languages and 60,788 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biography  Film noir  Documentary television programs  Historical films  Biographical television programs  Sports films 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( Visual )

23 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 1,967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Nobel Prize-winning novel by Boris Pasternak, Doctor Zhivago covers the years prior to, during, and after the Russian Revolution, as seen through the eyes of poet/physician Yuri Zhivago Omar Sharif. In the tradition of Russian novels, a multitude of characters and subplots intertwine within the film's 197 minutes plus intermission. Zhivago is married to Tonya Geraldine Chaplin, but carries on an affair with Lara Julie Christie, who has been raped by ruthless politician Komarovsky Rod Steiger. Meanwhile, Zhivago's half-brother Yevgraf Alec Guinness and the mysterious, revenge-seeking Strelnikoff Tom Courteney represent the "good" and "bad" elements of the Bolshevik revolution
Scooby-Doo meets Batman( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains one episode from the television series in which Scooby-Doo teams up with Batman and Robin to solve The caped crusader caper. The Joker and the Penguin are out to steal Professor Flakey's new flying suit until Scooby-Doo and the gang prove that with a little help they have what it takes to bring the sky-high scoundrels back to Earth
Out of the past by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

4 editions published between 1947 and 2004 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former private detective Jeff Bailey is trying to lead a quiet life, but his past comes back to haunt him and he finds himself framed for murder
Murder, my sweet by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

6 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in English and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-on-his-luck private detective searches for an ex-convict's missing girlfriend and finds himself in a dark world of mayhem and murder
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times are hard in 1846 London and one must make do. So Nellie Lovett adds something extra to the meat pies she peddles on Fleet Street. The secret ingredient: freshly murdered victims of her partner in crime, barber Sweeney Todd
The night of the iguana by John Huston( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A defrocked, alcoholic, and emotionally-troubled minister struggles with his desire for earthly pleasures as a tour guide in Mexico. Shepherding a busload of school teachers and one libidinous 18-year old girl, he becomes entangled with the teen, suffers a nervous breakdown when discovered, and strands the group at the remote and rundown seaside hotel of his old friend Maxine. As his emotional state continues to unravel, and the group's problems increase, the hotel is joined by a travelling artist and her aged poet father, with their own secret troubles
The postman always rings twice by Tay Garnett( Visual )

9 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and French and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Chambers (John Garfield) is a drifter who lands at a roadside gas station owned by jolly old Nick Smith (Cecil Kellaway) and his young, blonde wife Cora (Lana Turner). In a matter of minutes, Frank and Cora fall in love, and plot to murder Nick. Eventually wedding bells ring, the body count rises, and the gavel slams-of course, nothing ever goes as planned. Part of what makes the film noir is watching the characters react, as their plans are derailed one by one
The adventures of Pinocchio by Jonathan Dove( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wooden puppet full of tricks and mischief, with a talent for getting into and out of trouble, wants more than anything else to become a real boy
Dumb and dumber to by Peter Farrelly( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a pair of dimwitted friends (Carey and Daniels) on a cross-country trip to return a case full of money
Now and then by Lesli Linka Glatter( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartwarming comedy about the childhood mischief of four best friends who reunite after twenty years
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of Charles Foster Kane, a wealthy newspaper publisher, as he is remembered by his friends and former wife after his death. Loosely based on the life of William Randolph Hearst. Frequently called the greatest film of all time
The set-up by Robert Wise( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An over-the-hill boxer thinks he can still win a bout, despite doubts from his wife and his manager. He goes into his next fight determined to beat his opponent, not realizing his manager has taken money for a 'dive' from a tough gambler. Heightening the tension, the film takes place over the course of 72 minutes, its approximate running time
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crazy comedy about an heiress who is determined to catch a stuffy zoologist, and uses her pet leopard, Baby, to help get his attention
The bachelor and the bobby-soxer by Irving Reis( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through no fault of his own, artist and lady's man Richard Nugent finds a love-besotted teenage girl curled on his sofa. Through no fault of his own, the teen's sister is a judge who "sentences" thunderstruck Richard to date the girl until her schoolgirl crush wanes
Thomas Jefferson by Ken Burns( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life and times of Thomas Jefferson, as he comes from the Virginia wilderness to lead in the establishment of a new government, and becomes an ambassador and then president
Hoop dreams by Steve James( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the high school careers of two men as they pursue their dream of playing professional basketball
Mortal kombat by Paul Anderson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summoned to a mysterious island, three martial arts warriors engage in the ultimate battle of good against evil--the supernatural tournament of Mortal Kombat
Frederick Douglass : when the lion wrote history by Scott Paddor( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frederick Douglass was the most influential Black Man of the 19th century. His life spanned an era of great historical events: the abolistionist movement, the early days of the women's movement, the Civil War, and Reconstruction. This video is a biography of his life and times
Jacob by Peter Hall( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For seven long years, Jacob has labored to earn the right to marry beautiful Rachel. Now the seven years are up, but Rachel's devious father substitutes his elder daughter on the wedding night. One of the greatest love stories from the Bible
 
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Scooby-Doo meets BatmanSweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet streetThe night of the iguanaThe adventures of PinocchioDumb and dumber toCitizen KaneBringing up BabyFrederick Douglass : when the lion wrote history