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Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,200 works in 1,976 publications in 3 languages and 58,920 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Film noir  Documentary television programs  Biography  Historical films  Journalism films  Biographical television programs 
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 )

24 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 1,928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poet and surgeon, husband and lover finds his life disrupted by war. It alters the lives of many, including Tonya, the gentle woman he marries and Lara, the woman he cannot forget
Scooby-Doo meets Batman( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action begins as The Joker and The Penguin try to cash in on a crooked counterfeiting scheme only to be foiled by the Dynamic Trio of Batman, Robin and Scooby-Doo! But The Joker and The Penguin return to try and steal a 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 )

5 editions published between 1947 and 2004 in English and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc characteristics: DVD Region 1
Murder, my sweet by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

8 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip Marlowe, detective privado de Los Ángeles, recibe la visita del ex convicto?Moose? Malloy para contratarle para encontrar a su ex novia Velma
The postman always rings twice by Tay Garnett( Visual )

9 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and French and held by 987 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
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the play, in which the title character is not only a barber, but also a thief and murderer. Sweeney Todd seeks revenge against the judge who once deported him to Australia, an act that led to the death of Todd's beloved wife
The night of the iguana by John Huston( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 978 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
Dumb and dumber by Peter Farrelly( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and French and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a pair of dimwitted friends on a cross-country trip to return a case full of money
The adventures of Pinocchio by Steve Barron( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 897 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
Now and then by Lesli Linka Glatter( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 822 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 )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 751 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
Joseph by Roger Young( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph, the favorite son of Jacob and the enemy of his jealous brothers is sold to a powerful Egyptian landowner. He faces unbearable tests of cruelty and pain, but he uses his cunning and wiles to carve a place for himself with honor, hoping to escape. His master's wife accuses him of treachery and rape, sealing his fate. However, he eventually saves Egypt from famine and is reunited with his family
The set-up by Robert Wise( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 677 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 )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
The bachelor and the bobby-soxer by Irving Reis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 579 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 )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Thomas Jefferson
Mortal kombat by Paul Anderson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 545 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
Hoop dreams by Steve James( Visual )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about William Gates and Arthur Agee, two boys who see basketball as their way out of the Chicago projects. The film chronicles their lives for five years
Frederick Douglass : when the lion wrote history by Scott Paddor( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 496 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
The desperate trail by B. F Laurance( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A relentless marshal obsessed with serving justice trails an outlaw couple who are just as bent on freedom
 
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Doctor Zhivago
Alternative Names
Turner Home Entertainment Group

Languages
English (156)

Spanish (4)

French (2)

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Scooby-Doo meets BatmanSweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet streetThe night of the iguanaDumb and dumberThe adventures of PinocchioCitizen KaneBringing up BabyFrederick Douglass : when the lion wrote history