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Embassy Pictures Corp

Overview
Works: 114 works in 298 publications in 3 languages and 10,338 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Romance films  Educational films  Internet videos  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Melodrama 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Embassy Pictures Corp
The graduate by Mike Nichols( Visual )

35 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and held by 3,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recent college graduate from an affluent family is seduced by the wife of his father's business partner, then subsequently falls in love with her daughter
This is Spin̈al Tap : a rockumentary by Martin Di Bergi by Rob Reiner( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, Spinal Tap had a big hit song. Now, nearly two decades later, Spinal Tap still clings to some glint of their lost glory as they embark on an accident-plagued tour across America
Zulu by Cy Endfield( Visual )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zulu is set in Africa in 1879 only hours after the battle of Isandhlwana. A small group of British soldiers stood their ground at a farm house against an onslaught of wave after wave of Zulus
Eddie and the Cruisers by Martin Davidson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1960's, after one hit album, the leader of the band, Eddie and the Cruisers, drove his car off a bridge. Years later, when the songs again become popular, a former band member, begins a search for the missing tapes of the unreleased second album
Black and white in color( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idyllic life in a French-African settlement is rudely interrupted in 1915 by news of war in Europe. The French gamely assemble a rag-tag army of native soldiers to try to capture a neighboring German settlement. The result is a classic farce whose comedy is enlivened by the antic clash of African versus European customs
Nevada Smith by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nevada Smith is a rugged innocent boy born during the 1890s California gold rush to a Native American mother and white father. When he finds his parents murdered by vicious killers, he sets out to track them down
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story centers on the lives of a drug-addicted mother, an alcholic father and a misfit older brother who is emotionally unstable. This family life is observed by their youngest son who is a sensitive and aspiring writer
The onion field by Joseph Wambaugh( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story about a case that changed LAPD policies forever. Two plainclothes LAPD officers were abducted and one was brutally executed, the other escaped. The criminals managed to drag the justice process on for years
Marriage Italian style by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Filumena (Sophia Loren) was working in a brothel when she first met Domenico (Marcello Mastroianni), and has been his mistress ever since. Upon hearing that he plans to marry a much younger woman, Filumena devises a brilliant scheme to convince him that it is her that he should be marrying"--Container
Leri, oggi, domani = Ieri, oggi, domani by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

8 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three humorous tales that portray Italian women who manipulate their sexual favors to get what they want
Darling by John Schlesinger( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of a London photographer's model who proceeds from an immature marriage into a series of shady affairs- first with a television talker, then with a slick promotion man-and ultimately lands in a palazzo as the loveless wife of an Italian prince. This is a slashing social satire and a devastating spoof of the synthetic, stomach-turning output of the television-advertising age
The daydreamer by Kate Davies( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Hans Christian Andersen falls asleep and dreams some of his most famous fairy tales
Romeo and Juliet: Live from Shakespeare's Globe by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of young, tragic love starring international ballet star, Margot Fonteyn and Russian virtuoso, Rudolf Nureyev who create passion and intrigue on the screen as the quintessential stage lovers in this ballet by Serge Prokofiev
A man called Adam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of jazz musician Adam Johnson, who finds himself unable to cope with the problems of everyday life
8 1/2 by Federico Fellini( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in Italian and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fellini's autobiographical film about a famous film director who loses his inspiration in the midst of making a film. Much of the story is told in abstract flashback sequences
Zapped!( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baio acquires telekinetic powers which he is most anxious to use on Thomas
An eye for an eye by Steve Carver( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When police detective Sean Kane's partner is brutally murdered, Kane quits the force and goes beyond the law to seek revenge
Take this job and shove it( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is sent to his home town to reorganize a failing brewery. His old buddies are reluctant to have him for their boss and he can't save them all from severe changes. When he does too good of a job at reorganizing, the owners decide to sell the brewery
Losin' it by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When all-American high-schooler Woody (Cruise) and his Sinatra-obsessed pal Dave (Jackie Earle Haley) decide that it's time to lose their virginity, they enlist the help of their more experienced friend Spider (John Stockwell) and head south of the border. Now, in a hilariously raunchy search for cheap booze, and even cheaper thrills, the intrepid trio will run into fast-food floozies, crooked cops and a close encounter with a doubting would-be divorcee (Shelley Long) that will change Woody's life forever."
Divorzio all'italiana by Pietro Germi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Italian and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged Sicilian nobleman has grown tired of his wife and wishes to marry his teenage cousin. Since there's no divorce in Italy, he must find another way to get rid of his wife
 
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English (126)

Italian (13)

French (1)

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