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Republic Entertainment Inc

Overview
Works: 174 works in 286 publications in 2 languages and 9,906 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  War films  Historical films  Science fiction films  Comedy films  History  Horror films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Producer
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 )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 1,345 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 )

22 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired marshall's wedding is interrupted when he learns a killer he had sent to jail will return to town on the noon train to seek revenge. The townspeople refuse to help him, so he is forced to take up his badge and guns again, alienating his bride, a Quaker who is opposed to violence
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 850 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 )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 670 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 663 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 )

13 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 498 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 by John Wayne( Visual )

4 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 by Gary Sinise( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 378 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
The bells of St. Mary's by Leo McCarey( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 310 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
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 249 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
Le colonel Chabert by Yves Angelo( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in French and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from France. Based on the Balzac work, period drama set in 1817 when, having been declared killed in action ten years earlier, Chabert returns home to find his 'widow' remarried and his fortune appropriated. Hiring a brilliant lawyer, he sets out to recover his due
The grass is greener by Stanley Donen( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 241 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
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and French and held by 235 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 fighting Kentuckian( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 232 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 fighting seabees by Edward Ludwig( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 195 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 by Russell Mulcahy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once again Conner MacLeod calls up the spirit of his mentor Juan Ramirez and together they join in one final, fiery battle to save mankind. Digitally remastered and edited to restore 16 minutes of footage to the original release
One touch of Venus by William A Seiter( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a long-lost statue of Venus turns out to be the genuine article on an earthly assignment, a hapless department store clerk suddenly becomes the object of a furious employer, a jealous fiance and one love-struck statue in this heavenly musical comedy of mistaken identity
The best of Bonanza( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight episodes on two discs of the classic television show 'Bonanza'
Father Goose( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 109 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
Redwood curtain by Jeff Daniels( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Vietnamese girl raised by an American couple struggles to find the identity of her natural parents
 
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