WorldCat Identities

Republic Entertainment Inc

Overview
Works: 191 works in 315 publications in 2 languages and 10,700 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Christmas films  War films  Science fiction films  Horror films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Angel films 
Roles: Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Republic Entertainment Inc
High noon by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

25 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired marshal'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 new bride, a Quaker who is opposed to violence
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dawn( Visual )

10 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stryker, a hard-nosed Marine sergeant prepares a company of recruits for combat in World War II's Pacific Theater. The new unit's training is soon put to the test in a full-scale battle against the Japanese on Iwo Jima. The famous flag-raising on Mt. Suribachi is depicted near the film's conclusion
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 808 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
The Pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

4 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survivor from a Nazi concentration camp becomes a pawnbroker in the United States, but is haunted by the past
Operation Petticoat by Blake Edwards( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 651 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
It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 534 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
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 495 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 )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroic story of American airmen fighting the Japanese over China in early World War II
The stand by Mick Garris( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 387 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
Ironweed by Hector Babenco( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albany, New York, Halloween, 1938. Francis Phelan and Helen Archer are bums. She used to be a singer on the radio, he used to be a major league pitcher. Death surrounds them. Helen is sick, one of their pals has cancer, he digs graves at the cemetery and visits the grave of his infant son whom he dropped. Visions of his past haunt him, including ghosts of two men he killed. One night, while drinking, Helen tries to sing at a bar. Next day, Fran visits his wife and children and meets a grandson. He could stay, but decides it's not for him. Helen gets their things out of storage and finds a hotel. Amidst their mistakes and dereliction, they live with a code of fairness and loyalty
The grass is greener by Stanley Donen( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 240 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 237 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
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 236 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 232 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 bells of St. Mary's by Leo McCarey( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy-going Father O'Malley and iron-willed Sister Benedict find themselves in a subtle battle of wits over how the children should be trained at St. Mary's parochial school
The fighting seabees by Edward Ludwig( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 192 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 in 1997 in English and held by 168 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 )

4 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
Leo McCarey's The bells of St. Mary's( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy-going Father O'Malley and iron-willed Sister Benedict find themselves in a subtle battle of wits over how the children should be educated at St. Mary's parochial school. Meanwhile, the entire school may be razed to make way for a parking lot
 
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English (89)

French (3)