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Republic Entertainment Inc

Overview
Works: 175 works in 263 publications in 2 languages and 10,025 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  War films  Historical films  History  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Horror films  Television adaptations 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Republic Entertainment Inc
Frank Capra's it's a wonderful life( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Bailey, a desperate and suicidal man, is visited by a guardian angel who shows him how important he has been to those around him in his life
High Noon by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

19 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lawman stands alone to defend a town of cowardly citizens against a gang of revenge-seeking criminals. The lawman stands to lose not only the town but his new wife
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blazing action and spectacle are on the menu as battle-toughened sergeant John M. Stryker (Wayne), prepares a group of soldiers for action in the Pacific. His training methods are harsh and the men dislike him, especially new recruit Peter Conway (John Agar). Slowly, however, this dislike turns to respect, especially when Stryker saves Conway's life from a hand grenade. But the men have got their biggest test ahead on Iwo Jima where they have to inch their way up Mt. Suribachi under constant Japanese fire
The Pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A long time ago, Sol Nazerman was a professor. He had a wife, children. Then the Germans came. Sol survived the concentration camp, his family did not. Now, as the pawnbroker in a shop owned by a racketeer, he grows increasingly bitter and callous, withdrawing still further from the world around him. His eager assistant Jesus looks to him as both a teacher and a father figure, but Sol eschews involvement or compassion. This detachment leads to a tragedy, which awakens Sol's humanity, wherein he can finally acknowledge his burden of grief and guilt
Operation Petticoat by Blake Edwards( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War 2 comedy about a submarine commander who finds himself stuck with a decrepit (and pink) sub, a con-man executive officer and a group of Army nurses
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

9 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmy spores fall from space over a small town, and the town blossoms with beautiful new flora. People take the flowers home and as they sleep, the plants creep over them, devouring their bodies and stealing their identities--including their emotions, their uniqueness and their souls
Flying tigers( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroic story of American airmen fighting the Japanese over China in early World War II
The Stand( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millions perish, and as small, isolated frightened bands unite, the answers to their perpetual questions to justify this end of civilization are bared in their dreams--revelations that urge some to embrace a path of virtue and others one of darkness. As the opposing forces separate into two camps, the noble elements try to shield themselves from their corrupt enemy
Le colonel Chabert by Yves Angelo( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in French and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a French army officer who, after being taken for dead, finds it impossible to reclaim his identity
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All-star 1970 version of Shakespeare's classic tale of Julius Caesar's assassination at the hands of the Roman senate. The powerful, heroic and flawed emperor Caesar is warned to "Beware the Ides of March," and with these words the legendary betrayal by the Roman senate begins. Those closest to him, including Brutus, Cassius and even his confidant Marc Antony, plot Caesar's downfall and eventual assassination
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and French and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen years back, Lt. Colonel Kirby Yorke's devotion to military duty led him to destroy the plantation home of his southern-born wife during the Civil War. He is now a lonely man, fighting Indians in the west. Returning from his latest skirmish with the Apaches, Yorke finds that his son Jeff--enlisted as an ordinary soldier after failing at West Point--has been assigned to his command. Kirby's estranged wife, Kathleen, has also arrived at the fort in an effort to buy her son's way out of the army. A group of renegade Apaches keeps eluding Yorke by crossing the Rio Grande into Mexico, but he plans a raid in hopes that it will end the problem for good
The grass is greener by Stanley Donen( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous English earl (Grant) who wants to keep his beautiful wife (Kerr) first tries suave trickery but finally resorts to a duel with pistols
The fighting Kentuckian( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Duke leads a regiment of Kentucky riflemen through a French settlement, falls in love with a general's lovely daughter, and locks horns with a rival suitor who has a nefarious land-grabbing scheme up his sleeve. The courtship battle escalates into a full-scale frontier war
The bells of St. Mary's by Leo McCarey( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parish priest Father O'Malley is sent to revive the financially ailing parochial school. The easy-going O'Malley is immediately at odds with no-nonsense Sister Benedict on how to educate children. Beyond their delightful battle of wits lies a bigger problem. The skinflint businessman next door wants St. Mary's condemned. Only a miracle can save it now. How a devilish situation finds a heavenly solution remains to be seen in this captivating family classic that was nominated for eight Oscars, including Best Picture, Best Actor and Best Actress.--Container
The fighting seabees( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough civilian construction man and a navy officer organize a work force to repair installations close to Japanese lines in World War II. The story of the formation of the U.S. Navy's construction corps - the Seabees
Highlander II( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The RENEGADE VERSION is a re-edited director's cut of HIGHLANDER 2: THE QUICKENING with 18 minutes of additional footage. It's 2024 and Connor MacLeod (Christopher Lambert) and Juan Sanchez Villa-Lobos Ramirez (Sean Connery) are back to save planet Earth from an evil corporation. Ozone depletion, time travel and corporate greed are at the core of all the thrilling twists and turns in this stylish action-packed sequel with state-of-the-art special effects. Featuring and a great supporting cast which includes Virginia Madsen (Fire with Fire) as a beautiful revolutionary leader recruited by MacLeod, Michael Ironside (Total Recall) as the villainous Highlander, General Katana and John C. McGinley (The Rock) as the president of the evil corporation. Original music by Stewart Copeland (Rumble Fish) and directed by Russell Mulcahy (Resident Evil: Extinction). --Amazon.com
One touch of Venus by William A Seiter( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young window dresser's problems begin when he kisses a statue of Venus, which comes to life. This Venus turns out to be the genuine article on an earthly assignment. Her presence causes everyone around her to fall in love, except for the window dresser, who is terrified of her advances toward him. The young man suddenly becomes the object of a furious employer and a jealous fiancée
Father Goose( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a South Seas wanderer is compelled by the Australian navy to act as a sky observer on a small island, where he finds himself in charge of six refugee schoolchildren and their headmistress
The best of Bonanza( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight episodes on two discs of the classic television show 'Bonanza'
Redwood curtain( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Vietnamese girl raised by an American couple struggles to find the identity of her natural parents. Includes "The making of Redwood Curtain."
 
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