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Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 121 works in 238 publications in 4 languages and 6,652 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Historical films  Animated films  History  Juvenile works  War films  Romance films  Comedy films 
Roles: Originator, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment (Firm)
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking 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 635 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 )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 498 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 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mental disintegration of King George III of England brings about a political power struggle
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in French and English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Bovary is a woman possessed by a burning hunger for life and love--and a passion that can never be fulfilled. Feeling trapped in a loveless marriage, Emma indulges herself in a lifestyle of reckless overspending and a series of shocking affairs which threaten to destroy her and everyone around her
Huckleberry Finn : [&] The proud rebel [&] Walking Thunder( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 235 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 181 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 174 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 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans of WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives. Captain Derry is returning to a loveless marriage, Sergeant Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him, and sailor Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands
Cinderella by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinderella comes to life in this enchanting version of the most beloved fairy tale
The Perez family by Mira Nair( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 138 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 127 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 121 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
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 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Centered on a father and his three unmarried daughters living in modern day Taiwan where each Sunday, as is their tradition, they gather around the table to share a meal, stories and digest the wisdom of their all-knowing father." -- Back of container
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 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of Klaus Barbie, the infamous Nazi 'Butcher of Lyon' and Gestapo chief implicated in 4000 deaths and the deportation of 7000 Jews, during the Nazi occupation of France. Tracing the 40-year hunt for the war criminal, it exposes a complex web of political intrigue, collaboration and deceit. Weaves together historical footage and interviews with former Nazis, American intelligence officers, South American government officials, victims of Nazi atrocities and witnesses
The red shoes by Michael Powell( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centres on the dilemma of a young ballerina torn between the composer who loves her and the impresario determined to fashion her into a great dancer
Los Santos inocentes = The Holy innocents by Mario Camus( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 113 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
Dodsworth by William Wyler( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 113 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
Desert hearts by Donna Deitch( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A repressed English professor goes to Reno for a quickie divorce in 1959. She stays at a nearby dude ranch while awaiting her final divorce papers. While there, she meets up with a beautiful young casino worker. The two develop a friendship that stirs desires in the English professor which she cannot deny. Then their attraction for one another slowly deepens into bold sensuality
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella Dallas, a lower-class woman who married an executive, must learn to give up her daughter so that the girl may have a better life
 
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Guys and dollsMadame BovaryA Night to RememberThe Perez familyYin shi nan nü = Eat drink man womanDesert hearts