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American Empirical Pictures

Overview
Works: 22 works in 113 publications in 3 languages and 13,642 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Fantasy films  Coming-of-age films  Biographical films  Film adaptations 
Roles: prn
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about American Empirical Pictures
Publications by American Empirical Pictures
Most widely held works by American Empirical Pictures
The Grand Budapest Hotel by Wes Anderson( visu )
12 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2,558 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune
Moonrise Kingdom by Wes Anderson( visu )
24 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 2,507 libraries worldwide
"Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them down, a violent storm is brewing off-shore, and the peaceful island community is turned upside down in every which way." -- Back of container
Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl( visu )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 2,478 libraries worldwide
Home use only
The Darjeeling Limited by Wes Anderson( visu )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,769 libraries worldwide
Having not spoken to each other in a year, three American brothers set off on a train voyage across India with a plan to find themselves and bond with each other. The brothers wanted to regain their friendship of each other. Their "spiritual quest," however, veers rapidly off-course -- thanks in part to over-the-counter pain killers, Indian cough syrup, and pepper spray. Eventually the three find themselves stranded alone in the middle of the desert with eleven suitcases, a printer, and a laminating machine. From this point forward, an unplanned journey begins
The Royal Tenenbaums by Wes Anderson( visu )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 1,738 libraries worldwide
Three grown prodigies, all with a unique genius of some kind, and their mother are staying at the family household. Their father, Royal, had left them long ago, but now returns to make things right with his family
Rushmore by Wes Anderson( visu )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 1,472 libraries worldwide
When two offbeat friends fall in love with the same woman, each takes drastic measures to win her heart
The life aquatic with Steve Zissou by Wes Anderson( visu )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 666 libraries worldwide
Internationally famous oceanographer Steve Zissou and his crew--Team Zissou--set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, elusive, possibly non-existant Jaguar Shark that killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. They are joined on their voyage by a young airline co-pilot who may or may not be Zissou's son, a beautiful journalist assigned to write a profile of Zissou, and Zissou's estranged wife and co-producer, Eleanor. They face overwhelming complications including pirates, kidnapping, and bankruptcy
Fantastic Mr. Fox by Wes Anderson( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Mr. and Mrs. Fox live a happy home life with their eccentric son Ash and visiting nephew Kristopherson. That is, until Mr. Fox slips into his sneaky old ways and plots the greatest chicken heist the animal world has ever seen
The squid and the whale ( visu )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Two young brothers growing up in 1980s Park Slope, Brooklyn navigate the jagged contours of the divorce of their parents
Fantastic Mr. Fox ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
The story of a clever, quick, nimble, and exceptionally well-dressed wild animal. A compulsive chicken thief turned newspaper reporter, Mr. Fox settles down with his family at a new foxhole in a beautiful tree directly adjacent to three enormous poultry farms owned by three ferociously vicious farmers: Boggis, Bunce, and Bean. Mr. Fox simply cannot resist. Based on the beloved, best selling book by Roald Dahl
The Squid and the Whale by Noah Baumbach( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents' divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980s. The patriarch of an eccentric Brooklyn family claims to once have been a great novelist, but ultimately decided to settled into a teaching job. When his wife discovers a writing talent of her own, jealousy divides the family. The two teenage sons are forced to forge new relationships with their parents. Their mom begins dating her younger son's tennis coach. Meanwhile, dad has an affair with the student his older son is pursuing
The Grand Budapest Hotel (DVD) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune
All the pretty horses ; A love song for Bobby Long ; The squid and the whale ; Off the map ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The squid and the whale: "Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents' divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980s"--Www.imdb.com website
Genialny klan The royal tenenbaums ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Darjeeling Limited ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Having not spoken to each other in a year, three American brothers set off on a train voyage across India with a plan to find themselves and bond with each other. The brothers wanted to regain their friendship of each other. Their "spiritual quest," however, veers rapidly off-course -- thanks in part to over-the-counter pain killers, Indian cough syrup, and pepper spray. Eventually the three find themselves stranded alone in the middle of the desert with eleven suitcases, a printer, and a laminating machine. From this point forward, an unplanned journey begins
Weekend at Bernie's ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Weekend at Bernie's: What do you do when you go to your boss's beach house for the weekend and find that your boss is already there ... but he's dead? You spend the weekend creating the illusion that he's alive, of course!
Moonrise kingdom Blu-Ray ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them down, a violent storm is brewing off-shore, and the peaceful island community is turned upside down in more ways than anyone can handle
Hotel Chevalier ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A pair of estranged lovers square up to each other in the sumptuous surroundings of a Parisian hotel room
Podwodne życie ze Stevem Zissou = The life aquatic with Steve Zissou ( visu )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
American Empirical Pictures Amerikanische Filmproduktionsgesellschaft
American Empirical Pictures Movieproduction Company
Languages
English (108)
Polish (1)
Turkish (1)
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