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Orion Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 413 works in 657 publications in 8 languages and 23,580 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Western films  Epic films  Biography 
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 1,003 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
Au revoir les enfants by Louis Malle ( Visual )
7 editions published in 1989 in French and English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: Boyhood memories of Catholic boarding school during the 1940s German occupation of France
Jean de Florette by Claude Berri ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in French and English and held by 616 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
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in French and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 17th-century Paris, a long-nosed poet and swordsman helps his handsome friend win the girl he himself loves
Mississippi burning by Alan Parker ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the investigation of the murders of three civil rights workers in 1964 Mississippi
Europa, Europa by Agnieszka Holland ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in German and Russian and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of a Jewish teenager who survived World War II by living as a Nazi for 7 years and through 3 countries
Karen Blixen's Babettes gæstebud by Gabriel Axel ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Babette, a superb French chef, lives an anonymous life among a pious congregation on the desolate coast of Denmark. As housekeeper and cook to two elderly, religious women, she's never called on the prepare anything very exciting; until one day, she wins 10,000 francs and decides to spend it all by creating the most memorable meal ever consumed, even though her guests will have no idea what they're eating
Manon des sources Jean de Florette 2ème partie by Claude Berri ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in French and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten years have passed since the tragic events of Jean de Florette. Jean's daughter Manon, now a sheperdess in the nearby hills, appears in town to accuse the Soubeyrans of killing her father. Tragedy results before César, the neighbor who destroyed Jean, learns the truth of his actions
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 498 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
Dirty rotten scoundrels by Frank Oz ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 484 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
The unbearable lightness of being by Philip Kaufman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 441 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
Throw Momma from the train by Danny DeVito ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 387 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 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A historically accurate depiction of 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 363 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 358 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 345 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 332 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 327 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 325 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 (35)
German (7)
Danish (5)
Chinese (2)
Italian (1)
Russian (1)
Spanish (1)
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