WorldCat Identities

Tri-Star Pictures

Overview
Works: 619 works in 1,871 publications in 6 languages and 131,253 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Sports films  Fiction  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Baseball films  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tri-Star Pictures
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )
47 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
Sleepless in Seattle by Nora Ephron( Visual )
23 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 3,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After hearing a man confess his love for his dearly departed wife on a call-in radio show, a woman falls deeply, inexplicably in love with him. Deciding he is her destiny, she treks across country on a wildly romantic impulse to meet him
As good as it gets by James L Brooks( Visual )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 3,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melvin Udall is an obsessive-compulsive novelist with Manhattan's meanest mouth. But when his neighbor Simon is hospitalized, Melvin is forced to babysit Simon's dog. And that unexpected act of kindness--along with waitress Carol Connelly--helps put Melvin back in the human race
Matilda by Danny DeVito( Visual )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of an understanding teacher, Matilda learns you don't have to get mad to get even as she copes with an evil school principal and her dreadful family
Jerry Maguire by Cameron Crowe( Visual )
27 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 2,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sports agent suddenly discovers his scruples and promptly loses his job. But with the help of one loyal colleague and one outrageous client, he learns that loving well is the best revenge
Steel magnolias by Herbert Ross( Visual )
17 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young diabetic's decision to have a baby may cost her life. This choice leaves her own mother torn between love and anger, while her loyal friends support her and try to deal with their own feelings
Legends of the fall by Edward Zwick( Visual )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 2,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the Ludlow family of Montana, spanning the first three decades of the 20th century
Hook by Steven Spielberg( Visual )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A high-flying adventure from the magic of Steven Spielberg, Hook stars Robin Williams as a grown-up Peter Pan and Dustin Hoffman as the infamous Captain Hook
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( Visual )
28 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of two competing lawyers who join together to sue a prestigious Philadelphia law firm when the firm fires one of them because he has AIDS
District 9 by Neill Blomkamp( Visual )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 2,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Back in the 1980s, a giant spacecraft stalled in the skies over Johannesburg. 1.8 million of the aliens that were aboard were rescued, and placed in a refugee camp--District 9. Over the next 20 years, District 9 became a teeming shantytown like so many others in the developing world. Although there is evidence that the extraterrestrials represent an advanced civilization, their lives on Earth are marked by squalor, dysfunction, and xenophobic hostility. Now, the mass eviction of the aliens is due to commence, overseen by the military/corporate entity MultiNational United. Middle manager Wikus Van De Merwe finds himself in charge, and cannot believe the good luck of his sudden promotion, until events spin out of control, and he realizes he is little more than a pawn in a horrific multinational/intergalactic experiment
Rudy by Angelo Pizzo( Visual )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 2,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although people have told Rudy all his life he's not good enough, smart enough or big enough, nothing can stop his impossible dream of playing football for Notre Dame
The natural by Barry Levinson( Visual )
22 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 2,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nothing was going to stop Roy Hobbs from fulfilling his boyhood dream of baseball stardom. As a 14-year old he fashions a baseball bat from an oak tree. He soon impresses major league scouts with his ability. His talent also catches the eye of a sportswriter who eventually becomes instrumental in Hobbs' career. The appearance of a mysterious woman, however, shatters his dream. Years later Hobbs reappears as a rookie for the New York Knights and has an opportunity to share in their race for the pennant
My best friend's wedding by P. J Hogan( Visual )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and French and held by 2,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Commitment-shy Jules Potter has four days to steal back her best friend Michael before he marries someone else
The mask of Zorro by Antonio Banderas( Visual )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 2,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sweeping tale of love and horror, tragedy and triumph set against the Spanish conquest of Mexico. After twenty years as the legendary Zorro, Don Diego must transform a troubled drifter into the fearless hero he once was
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Visual )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of the classic horror story in which a young doctor creates life. The creature he assembles from the bodies of convicts and the brain of a brilliant scientist soon realizes that he will be rejected by society and goes on a rampage seeking revenge on the doctor who gave him life
Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Of the famous twelve little girls living in two straight lines, the smallest one is fearless Madeline. But something is not right at the boarding school in Paris run by Miss Clavell: the house next door is now the Spanish Embassy, kind Lady Covington has died, and Lord Covington is busily plotting to sell the school! Madeline springs into action - befriending the lonely Spanish boy next door, refusing to eat a chicken she has personally met, and facing down Lord Covington as he escorts a prospective buyer through the school. Madeline's perceptiveness, courage, and willingness to stick to her principles--along with Miss Clavell's calm reserve--allow everyone to face their fears with similar aplomb, to thus save both the day, and the school
Soul surfer ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teen surfer Bethany Hamilton loses her arm in a shark attack and courageously overcomes all odds to become a champion again, through her sheer determination and unwavering faith
Premonition by Mennan Yapo( Visual )
11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A housewife's life is shattered when she finds out that her husband Jim is killed in a gruesome car accident. But when she awakes the next morning, he is still alive and well. She keeps having dreams about his death, and must decide what to do
Heaven is for real ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son's extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world. Colton claims to have visited Heaven during a near death experience. He recounts the details of his amazing journey with childlike innocence and speaks matter-of-factly about things that happened before his birth
Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When young Alan Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers, until he is magically transported before the startled eyes of his friend, Sarah, into the untamed jungles of Jumanji! There he remains for 26 years until he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting children. Now a grown man, Alan reunites with Sarah and together with Judy and Peter tries to outwit the game's powerful forces
 
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Alternative Names
Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc Tri-Star Pictures
TriStar Pictures
Languages
English (363)
French (6)
Spanish (4)
Italian (3)
Turkish (1)
Newari (1)
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