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Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)

Overview
Works: 4,228 works in 7,071 publications in 6 languages and 163,642 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Fantasy films  History  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Producer, Distributor, prn, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
 
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Most widely held works by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
War of the worlds by H. G Wells ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and held by 3,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
Iron Man by Jon Favreau ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When jet-setting genius-industrialist Tony Stark is captured in enemy territory, he builds a high-tech suit of armour to escape. Now he is on a mission to save the world as a hero who's built, not born, to be unlike any other
Transformers by Michael Bay ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the planet Cybertron, a war was waged between the Autobots and the Decepticons for control of the Allspark, a mystical talisman that would grant unlimited power to whoever possessed it. The Allspark is smuggled off the planet, but Megatron goes in search of it. He tracks it to Earth and his desire for power sends him into the Arctic Ocean. The sheer cold forces him into a paralyzed state. His body is later recovered, and before going into a comatose state he uses the last of his energy to engrave a map, showing the location of the Allspark, into the Captain's glasses. A century later, Spike buys his first car. To his shock, he discovers it is an Autobot in disguise. He is to protect Spike, who bears the Captain's glasses. Other Transformers have arrived In the desert of Qatar and the Decepticons attack a U.S. military base. Spike and his girlfriend Mikaela find themselves in the middle of a grand battle between the Autobots and the Decepticons. Meanwhile, within the depths of Hoover Dam, the cryogenically stored form of Megatron awakens
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this steamy, intriguingly complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. David tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, David's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through three turbulent decades, Forrest rides a tide of events that whisks him from physical disability to football stardom, from Vietnam hero to shrimp tycoon, from White House honors to the arms of his one true love
Reds by Warren Beatty ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vida del periodista comunista John Reed, único ciudadano norteamericano, salvo el laborista Eugene V Debs, enterrado en el Kremlin. La película empieza en 1915 cuando John Reed intenta casarse con la periodista Louise Bryant. El carisma del periodista lleva a Louise a seguirle tanto a él como a sus radicales compañeros ideológicos. La película sigue a Reed al cabo de los años, cuando es un residente ruso y comienza a estar desilusionado por el severo régimen bolchevista
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
WWII Army Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with the brutality of war, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Dora the explorer ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Big sister Dora: Dora has some really exciting news to tell us: someone new is joining Dora's family! Someone who sleeps in a cradle, drinks from a bottle, wears diapers, and likes to be rocked to sleep. Can you guess who it is? That's right! A baby! Dora saves the game: Dora helps her cousins soccer team when they are missing a player
Paranormal activity by Oren Peli ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Katie and Micah are a young middle class couple who are engaged to be married. After moving into a suburban 'starter' house in San Diego, California, they begin hearing noises while trying to sleep. Not knowing if the presence is demonic or not, they attempt communicating through a Ouija board, angering the spirit further. Now they may never sleep again, or they may never wake up!
Andre ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Maine harbormaster witnesses the impact of a playful and appreciative seal on his hometown, his family and especially on his shy nine-year-old daughter
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The touching tale of nine-year-old Omri who magically brings his three-inch toy Indian Little Bear to life. Together, they embark on an amazing adventure filled with wonder and excitement. Suggested audience: general
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events by Brad Silberling ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire are taken in by a series of oddball relatives and others after their wealthy parents are killed in a fire. The first to take them in is the dastardly and cunning Count Olaf, who is only interested in their inheritance
The sons of Katie Elder by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "The sons of Katie Elder," the day that Katie Elder is buried, her four sons return home to Clearwater, Texas to pay their last respects. It is a he-man story, as well as, a drama of the maternal influence Katie Elder, her sacrifice, love and incredible valor. In "El Dorado," a sheriff fights cattlemen and empire builders as he tries to tame the West
Next by Lee Tamahori ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las Vegas showroom magician Cris Johnson has a secret which torments him. He can see a few minutes into the future. Sick of the examinations he underwent as a child and the interest of the government and medical establishment in his power, he lies low in Vegas under an assumed name. There, he performs cheap tricks and lives off small-time gambling "winnings." But when a terrorist group threatens to detonate a nuclear device in Los Angeles, government agent Callie Ferris must use all her wiles to capture Cris and convince him to help her stop the cataclysm
Imagine that ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A highly competitive financial executive finds his career is quickly rolling downhill after he loses confidence in his abilities. When his 7-year-old daughter invites him into her fantasy world, he may find the solutions to all of his problems waiting for him. As father and daughter embark on a whirlwind journey of comic proportions, they are about to discover that sometimes all you need is a little imagination and a lot of love
The little bear movie by Maurice Sendak ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a tale of friendship and family, Little Bear makes a new friend in wild young Cub. Together with Duck, Cat, Owl, and Hen, they undertake a journey to reunite Cub with his parents
Charlotte's web by E. B White ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Charlotte's Web, a very small pig finds that the most powerful force in the world is the bond of friendship. After young Fern (Dakota Fanning) rescues Wilbur the pig - who is almost sacrificed as the runt of the litter - he becomes the newest addition to the barnyard. Wilbur has a youthful manner which makes him seem naive to the other animals, but to Charlotte - the spider who lives in the rafters - he holds the possibility of being a friend. When the other animals reveal that the pig's days are numbered, it seems only a miracle will save Wilbur's life, but a determined Charlotte spins words into her web in an effort to convince the farmer that Wilbur is "Some Pig" and worth saving
Hamburger Hill by John Irvin ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and French and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourteen American soldiers in Vietnam battle for a mud-covered mound of earth that chews up soldiers like meat. They are fighting for their country, their fellow soldiers and their lives. War is hell, but this is worse
Sabrina by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy in which the daughter of the chauffeur for an immensely wealthy family returns from Paris and dazzles the family's two sons
Coach Carter by Thomas Carter ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Coach Ken Carter who made national news when he locked his entire undefeated team out of practice and games due to their poor academic performance
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation

Paramount Classics.
Paramount Company
Paramount Film Company
Paramount New York, NY
Paramount Pictures
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Paramount Pictures New York, NY
Languages
English (276)
Spanish (6)
German (3)
French (3)
Italian (3)
Portuguese (1)
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