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Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 128 works in 250 publications in 4 languages and 6,334 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Comedy films  War films  Musical films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Originator, Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment (Firm)
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thrust onto the throne at a young age, Henry V struggles to become a decisive leader and win the loyalty of his subjects. After being insulted by an emissary from the French king, Henry asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France. He gathers his army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe
Wuthering Heights by William Wyler( Visual )

5 editions published between 1939 and 2003 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Laurence Olivier, Merle Oberon and David Niven star in this internationally-acclaimed masterpiece based on Emily Brontë's classic story of passion, hatred and revenge. Olivier and Oberon are brilliant as Heathcliff and Cathy, whose tortured love affair ends when Cathy marries the wealthy Edgar (David Niven). Heathcliff's savage retaliation upon the woman he loves explodes in a stunning climax."--Jacket
Guys and dolls by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two gamblers go looking for a crap-game, but find something else
The Madness of King George by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of King George III, this is the story of royal intrigue, sexual indiscretions, backstairs plotting and a battle for power between Parliament and the throne, all occurring while the king is being treated for an unknown illness
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in French and English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story concerning a woman's abandoned pursuit of love and the three men who loved her
Huckleberry Finn : [&] The proud rebel [&] Walking Thunder( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 241 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
A night to remember by Roy Baker( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the sinking of the Titanic
The secret life of Walter Mitty by Ben Stiller( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 160 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 best years of our lives by William Wyler( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans after WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their llives
Cinderella by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinderella sings and dances her way into the prince's heart in this 1964 version of the musical with music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
The Perez family by Mira Nair( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free-spirited Dottie Perez is leaving Cuba for America, her head filled with dreams of movies, mascara and dates with John Wayne. Strait-laced Juan Perez is headed for a reunion with Carmela, the wife he hasn't seen in 20 years. But when an overworked immigration officer mistakes Dottie and Juan for husband and wife, the stage is set for a merry marital mix-up, and some very unpredictable romances
The little foxes by Lillian Hellman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regina, a greedy vicious Southern wife, sacrifices the life of her invalid husband, the love of her rebellious daughter, and her relationship with her two brothers, for wealth, social position and power
Road scholar( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrei Codrescu takes a six week, 4,500 mile odyssey across America in a cherry-red '68 Cadillac convertible. Road Scholar is a delightful portrait of America in all its confounding diversity and inspiring self-confidence
The red shoes by Michael Powell( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers on the dilemma of a young ballerina who's torn between the demands of career and love
Yin shi nan nü = Eat drink man woman by Ang Lee( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in Chinese and English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Senior Master Chef Chu lives in a large house in Taipei with his three unmarried daughters, Jia-Jen, a chemistry teacher converted to Christianity, Jia-Chien, an airline executive, and Jia-Ning, a student who also works in a fast food restaurant. Life in the house revolves around the ritual of an elaborate dinner each Sunday, and the love lives of all the family members
Hôtel Terminus : Klaus Barbie, sa vie et son temps by Marcel Ophüls( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klaus Barbie was a Nazi war criminal who escaped and remained hidden for 40 years. This Academy Award winning documentary traces the 40-year hunt for Barbie which ended when he was brought to trial in 1987
Dodsworth by William Wyler( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged American retires and he and his wife go to Europe where they find a new set of values and relationships
Los Santos inocentes = The Holy innocents by Mario Camus( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the mid-1960's on an estate in northern Spain, a family of peasants who must contend with the whims of the landowners while dreaming of rising out of poverty and changing their life of subordination
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother sacrifices everything for her daughter's happiness and eventually gives up the girl for her own good
Desert hearts by Donna Deitch( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivian is a repressed English professor who goes to Reno in 1959 for a quickie divorce. She spends the weeks waiting for final divorce papers at a dumpy dude ranch, where she mets Cay, a beautiful young casino worker. The two develop a friendship that stirs desires in Vivian she cannot deny. Slowly their attraction deepens into bold sensuality as they develop a bond that renews their hearts--and breaks all the rules
 
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