Who is Samuel Goldwyn?

  • (noun): United States film maker (born in Poland) who founded his own film company and later merged with Louis B. Mayer (1882-1974).
    Synonyms: Goldwyn, Sam Goldwyn

Samuel Goldwyn

Samuel Goldwyn (born Schmuel Gelbfisz (Yiddish: שמואל גלבפֿיץ); c. July 1879 – January 31, 1974), also known as Samuel Goldfish, was an American film producer. He was most well known for being the founding contributor and executive of several motion picture studios in Hollywood.

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Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation - Production - Development
... It was distributed in the United States by The Samuel Goldwyn Company, an independent outfit, and grossed US$22.9 million at the North American box-office, the ... At one point, The Samuel Goldwyn Company was about to release A New Generation, but lost the distribution rights after turning down demands from the producers ... This led founder Samuel Goldwyn, Jr ...
Samuel Goldwyn Theater
... The Samuel Goldwyn Theatre is a movie theater in Beverly Hills, California, named after Samuel Goldwyn ...
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer - The MGM Library - Material Owned By MGM
... films) The Heatter-Quigley Productions library The pre-1997 The Samuel Goldwyn Company library, including the theatrical rights to the films of Compass International Pictures ...
Samuel Goldwyn Productions - See Also
... Goldwyn Pictures, the film production and distribution company active from 1916 and merged with Metro Pictures and Louis B ... Mayer Pictures to form Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer on April 16, 1924 ... Samuel Goldwyn Studio, informal name for the Pickford-Fairbanks Studios lot in Hollywood ...
The Care Bears Movie - Release
... good-bye.' " When few takers were left, she took it to the Samuel Goldwyn Company ... stars like Barbra Streisand and Robert Redford, founder Samuel Goldwyn, Jr ... these bears are stars, too." According to the 1985 edition of Guinness Film Facts and Feats, the Samuel Goldwyn Company spent up to US$24 million on the ...

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    That’s the trouble with directors. Always biting the hand that lays the golden egg.
    —Samuel Goldwyn (1882–1974)

    You are not able to go against this Philistine to fight with him; for you are just a boy, and he has been a warrior from his youth. .
    Bible: Hebrew, 1 Samuel 17:33.

    Saul to David, about Goliath.