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Turner Entertainment Co

Overview
Works: 2,620 works in 5,878 publications in 2 languages and 233,048 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Romance films  History  Screwball comedy films  War films  Christmas films  Historical films 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, Publisher, fds, prn, isb, pre, Copyright holder
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Turner Entertainment Co
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

26 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 2,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actors are caught in the bumpy transition to talking pictures; a Spoof of the early days of "talkie" films
"Casablanca" by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

55 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romantic lovers' triangle between the impossibly heroic Czech Resistance leader Victor Laszlo, his beautiful wife Ilsa and her ex-lover, cynical American Rick Blaine is still the same old story, but it's never looked better
Cat on a hot tin roof by Burl Ives( Visual )

19 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and held by 2,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The members of a well-to-do Southern family gather to await the impending death of their domineering father, "Big Daddy" and are forced to face the truth about themselves as well
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston( Visual )

18 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 2,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred C. Dobbs and Bob Curtin, both down on their luck in Tampico, Mexico in 1925, meet up with a grizzled prospector named Howard and decide to join with him in search of gold in the wilds of central Mexico. Through enormous difficulties, they eventually succeed in finding gold, but bandits, the elements, and most especially greed threaten to turn their success into disaster
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 1,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moviemaking expedition to a fantastic island is filled with dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. A giant simian becomes lovestruck with the film's blonde starlet. King Kong is captured and is brought to Manhattan, where he goes on a rampage, culminating in the fateful finale atop the Empire State Building where he cradles his beloved and swats at machine-gunning airplanes
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( Visual )

11 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crazy comedy about an heiress who is determined to catch a stuffy zoologist, and uses her pet leopard, Baby, to get his attention
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 1,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

28 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a family at the 1904 World's Fair
A Christmas story by Bob Clark( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy must convince his parents that a toy rifle is the only Christmas gift that will make Christmas worthwhile. Not only do his parents face what many other parents do during that time of the year, but their actions fit in with the All-American Christmas
Key Largo by John Huston( Visual )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disillusioned returning World War II veteran has lost the will to fight ... until he arrives at a rundown hotel in Key Largo. There a mobster holes up against a raging storm, holding the veteran, the hotel owner and the owner's widowed daughter-in-law at gunpoint
Brigadoon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

17 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two vacationing Americans on a hunting trip become lost, and stumble upon Brigadoon, a small Scottish village not found on any current map, in which people harbour a mysterious secret and behave as if they were still living two hundred years in the past. One of the men falls in love with a townswoman, and has to decide where his heart lies
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

26 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated romantic comedy about a rich, spoiled socialite who learns some things about who she is and what she really wants on the eve of her second marriage
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

6 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and held by 1,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl, with the help of her jockey friend, train her horse for the Grand National Steeplechase and poses as a boy to ride in the race
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

17 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
Mildred Pierce by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

14 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mildred Pierce is a happily married woman with two kids, living in the suburbs of sunny California. She secretly takes a job as a waitress so that she can pay for piano lessons and expensive clothes for her eldest daughter, Veda. Her growing financial independence permits her to open her own restaurant, and eventually a chain of eateries. She has divorced her intolerant first husband, and married well-connected Monte in order to get Veda into high society. Greedy, self-absorbed Veda is still ungrateful, and demands an even greater sacrifice of her mother. Eventually, Mildred finds herself ensnared in the world of police and suspicion when Monte is mysteriously murdered
Top Hat by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

12 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invité par son ami Horace Hardwick en Europe pour être la tête d'affiche d'un spectacle Music-Hall, Jerry Travers (Fred Astaire) retrouve son ami dans un grand palace Londonien. S'exerçant à quelques facéties dansées, il réveille sa voisine du dessous, Dale Tremont (Ginger Rogers), qui monte se plaindre. Travers tombe rapidement sous le charme de cette jeune femme gaie et pimpante. Ils flirtent, mais les complications commencent lorsque Dale confond Travers, dont elle ne connait pas le patronyme, avec Horace. S'ensuit une farandole de quiproquos
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peace-loving prince of Judea leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself and his people
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sailors and their girl friends go on a spree in New York
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

13 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
The Wizard of Oz( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
 
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