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Orion Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 411 works in 655 publications in 8 languages and 24,133 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Comedy films  Historical films  Western films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Orion Home Video (Firm)
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and German and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young female FBI agent is sent to interview notorious killer, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, in hope of obtaining information that will help the Bureau catch another killer
Jean de Florette by Claude Berri ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in French and English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A French historical drama, which concerns a bizarre battle royale over a valuable natural spring in a remote French farming community
Au revoir les enfants by Louis Malle ( Visual )
7 editions published in 1989 in French and English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Durante la ocupación alemana en Francia, en un colegio interno para chicos, dirigido por religiosos católicos, Julián, un muchacho de trece años, queda impresionado por la personalidad de Bonnet, un nuevo compañero que ingresa en el colegio
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in French and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 17th-century Paris, a long-nosed poet and swordsman helps his handsome friend win the girl he himself loves
Europa, Europa by Agnieszka Holland ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in German and Russian and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of a Jewish teenager who survived World War II by living as a Nazi for 7 years
Mississippi burning by Alan Parker ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the investigation of the murders of three civil rights workers in 1964 Mississippi
Karen Blixen's Babettes gæstebud by Gabriel Axel ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the desolate coast of Denmark, two elderly, religious women take in a young woman to be their housekeeper and cook, not knowing she is a superb French chef. When the chef, (who is never called upon to cook anything more complicated or mouth-watering than boiled codfish or soup), wins a large sum of money, she decides to spend it all creating a magnificent meal
Manon of the spring by Claude Berri ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in French and English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in rural France, Jean de Florette is the story of Jean Cadoret, a hunchback peasant who inherits a farm from his mother and strives to become a gentleman farmer. However, his powerful neighbor plots to steal his land. In Manon des sources, which is set ten years later, Jean's daughter determines to take revenge upon the men responsible for the death of her father
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robocop is created to stop a crimewave which is spreading all across America. All goes well at first and Robocop stops every sleaze ball he encounters, but there are forces which will stop at nothing to see him eliminated
The unbearable lightness of being by Philip Kaufman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tomas is a womanizer whose enormous sexual appetite is never fully satisfied. He deeply loves his wife, Tereza; but, he only finds true understanding with his lover Sabina. Sabina shares his desire for sex without the "heavy" commitment of love. Tomas struggles with the decision of whether to give up his freedom and commit to the love of one woman or to remain faithful to his promiscuous ways
Dirty rotten scoundrels by Frank Oz ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two con men on the Riviera compete to see who can extract $50,000 from a woman first. The victim is a naive American heiress, and as the competition between the two men, one a sauve and sophisticated Englishman and the other a bumbling but appealing American, heats up, the American heiress holds her ground
Throw Momma from the train by Danny DeVito ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Owen says he will murder Larry's lying, conniving ex-wife if Larry will send Owen's strange Momma to her maker
Camille Claudel by Bruno Nuytten ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in French and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the most important collaborations in the history of art, that of legendary sculptor Rodin, and the creative prodigy Camille Claudel
La gloire de mon père My father's glory ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in French and English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the autobiography of Marcel Pagnol, this film is the story of a very special summer that 11 year-old Marcel spent with his family in the Provençe countryside
Le Château de ma mère My mother's castle ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in French and English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the autobiography of Marcel Pagnol, this film continues the story of Marcel's childhood; this time the family returns to the wild hills for Christmas
Da hong deng long gao gao gua Raise the red lantern = Da hong deng long gao gao gua by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in Chinese and English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19-year-old Songlian has become Fourth Wife to the wealthy Chen, andshe must share her husband with his other three wives. When Songlian discoversthat the other wives manipulate and cheat for their husband's favors, a battleof wills commences between the women that can only bring misfortune to allconcerned
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a Civil War hero (Costner) who travels west where he is assigned to an abandoned fort. His nearest neighbors are members of a Sioux tribe, and they gradually become friends. He marries a tribe woman (McDonnell) and ultimately must make a decision about the tribe and their life when he realizes what their fate will be at the hands of the white man
Wings of desire by Wim Wenders ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantasy about an angel who wanders through the streets of West Berlin and wishes he were mortal so that he could fall in love
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Argentina, the sheltered wife of a wealthy businessman finds herself face to face with a legacy of terror as she begins to discover that her adopted daughter may have been stolen from a family of "los desaparecidos" (the disappeared ones)
Little man Tate by Jodie Foster ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A seven year old genius is caught in a tug of war between his waitress mom who only wants a regular life for him, and the head of an institute for gifted children who wants to further his development
 
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Languages
English (58)
French (34)
German (7)
Danish (5)
Chinese (2)
Italian (1)
Russian (1)
Spanish (1)
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