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Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,186 works in 1,938 publications in 3 languages and 59,691 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  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 )

24 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 1,943 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 )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,231 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 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 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
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 997 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 postman always rings twice by Tay Garnett( Visual )

9 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and French and held by 989 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 night of the iguana by John Huston( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A defrocked, alcoholic, American minister becomes a tour guide, and while traveling in Mexico with a bus-load of school teachers and their 18-year old charge, becomes entangled with the girl, with a woman of eloquence and wisdom, and with an earthy and beautiful former love
The adventures of Pinocchio by Jonathan Dove( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geppetto is a lonely puppetmaker whose wooden creations are the only family he knows. Years ago, he and his sweetheart Leona carved their names into a trunk of an old pine tree in Hidden Valley. But Geppetto was unable to declare his love, and Leona married his brother instead. Now, the magic of Hidden Valley is about to change Geppetto's life. One day, as he is traveling through the forest, a log from that forgotten tree-trunk finds its way into his wheelbarrow. Surprised by this mystical offering, he is inspired to carve his most wondrous masterpiece, a puppet he lovingly names Pinocchio, who magically begins to walk and talk!
Dumb and dumber to by Peter Farrelly( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and French and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Après un malentendu à l'aéroport, deux amis, Lloyd et Harry, spécialistes de l'élevages de lombrics, partent à la recherche de Mary qui semble y avoir oubliée sa valise. Mais, ils se retrouvent au centre d'un complot
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

Four girls vow to be friends forever & come together again after 20 years to lend support and help to each other
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orson Welles' controversial film, hailed as the best American film ever made, is a portrait of Charles Foster Kane, revealing America's love of power and materialism and the resultant corruption (119 min). Includes a documentary on the making of the film, hosted by Robert Osborne, and the original theatrical trailer (22 min.)
Joseph by Roger Young( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 714 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 678 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 631 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 580 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 565 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 )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 551 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
Mortal kombat by Paul Anderson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 551 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
Jacob by Peter Hall( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 523 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
Frederick Douglass : when the lion wrote history by Scott Paddor( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based upon his writings and speeches, this is the story of Frederick Douglass, an elegant orator and provocative abolitionist
 
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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