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American Empirical Pictures

Overview
Works: 17 works in 94 publications in 3 languages and 13,146 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Fantasy films  Coming-of-age films  Buddy films 
Roles: prn
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 2,409 libraries worldwide
Gustave H. (Ralph Fiennes), un legendario conserje de un famoso hotel europeo de entreguerras, entabla amistad con Zero Moustafa (Tony Revolori), un joven empleado al que convierte en su protegido. La historia trata sobre el robo y la recuperación de una pintura renacentista de valor incalculable y sobre la batalla que enfrenta a los miembros de una familia por una inmensa fortuna. Como telón de fondo, los levantamientos que transformaron Europa durante la primera mitad del siglo XX
Moonrise kingdom by Wes Anderson( visu )
20 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 2,375 libraries worldwide
"Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two 12-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."--Container
Fantastic Mr. Fox by Wes Anderson( visu )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,898 libraries worldwide
Mr. and Mrs. Fox live an idyllic home life with their son Ash and visiting young nephew Kristofferson. But after twelve years of quiet domesticity, the bucolic existence proves too much for Mr. Fox's wild animal instincts. Soon he slips back into his old ways as a sneaky chicken thief and in doing so, endangers not only his beloved family, but the whole animal community. Trapped underground without enough food to go around, the animals band together to fight against the evil Farmers--Boggis, Bunce and Bean--who are determined to capture the audacious, fantastic Mr. Fox at any cost. In the end, he uses his natural instincts to save his family and friends
The Darjeeling Limited by Wes Anderson( visu )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,738 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 )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,696 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 )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Polish and held by 1,409 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 )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 803 libraries worldwide
"Internationally famous oceanographer Steve Zissou (Bill Murray) and his crew - Team Zissou - set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, elusive, possibly nonexistent 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 (Owen Wilson), a beautiful journalist (Cate Blanchett) assigned to write a profile on Zissou, and his estranged wife and co-producer, Eleanor (Anjelica Huston). They face overwhelming complications, including pirates, kidnapping, and bankruptcy." -- Back of container
Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl( visu )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 789 libraries worldwide
Mr. and Mrs. Fox live a happy home life underground with their eccentric son Ash. Mr. Fox works as a journalist, but against the advice of Badger, his attorney, he moves his family into a larger and finer home inside a tree on a hill. The treehouse has an excellent view of the nearby farms of Boggis, Bunce, and Bean. Ash becomes hostile when his cousin, Kristofferson, joins the family for an extended stay. Mr. Fox decides to raid the farms, but this leads the farmers to stakeout the treehouse. The farmers try to dig the Fox family out, but they dig even faster. Mr. Fox organizes a tunneling project to burrow under all three farms and steal all the chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys
The squid and the whale by Noah Baumbach( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 17 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
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 2 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
Fantastic Mr. Fox Yaman tilki ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in Turkish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Mr. and Mrs. Fox live a happy home life underground with their eccentric son Ash. Mr. Fox works as a journalist, but against the advice of Badger, his attorney, he moves his family into a larger and finer home inside a tree on a hill. The treehouse has an excellent view of the nearby farms of Boggis, Bunce, and Bean. Ash becomes hostile when his cousin, Kristofferson, joins the family for an extended stay. Mr. Fox decides to raid the farms, but this leads the farmers to stakeout the treehouse. The farmers try to dig the Fox family out, but they dig even faster. Mr. Fox organizes a tunneling project to burrow under all three farms and steal all the chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys
Fantastic Mr. Fox Fantastique maître Renard ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Deux ans d'humains, soit douze années de renard, ont passé depuis que Mr. Fox a promis à son épouse qu'il cesserait de dévaliser les poulaillers de la région pour se consacrer à des activités honnêtes. Par ambition, ce père de famille devenu chroniqueur pour le journal local se laisse à nouveau tenter par le crime et, avec l'aide du castor qui a notarié sa nouvelle tanière, dévalise trois éleveurs de volaille industriels, sans appréhender leur colère. Laquelle prend des proportions telles que tous les animaux de la prairie se retrouvent expropriés par les bulldozers, et forcés de suivre la famille Fox à travers des tunnels souterrains en quête d'un lieu sûr. Habituellement rivaux, Ash, le fils complexé de Mr Fox, et son cousin Kris, font équipe pour sortir la ménagerie de ce mauvais pas
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
Fantastic Mr. Fox chao ji hu li xian sheng ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Mr. and Mrs. Fox live an idyllic home life with their son Ash and visiting young nephew Kristofferson. But after twelve years of quiet domesticity, the bucolic existence proves too much for Mr. Fox's wild animal instincts. Soon he slips back into his old ways as a sneaky chicken thief and in doing so, endangers not only his beloved family, but the whole animal community. Trapped underground without enough food to go around, the animals band together to fight against the evil Farmers--Boggis, Bunce and Bean--who are determined to capture the audacious, fantastic Mr. Fox at any cost. In the end, he uses his natural instincts to save his family and friends
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
Weekend at Bernie's by Ted Kotcheff( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library 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!
 
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Alternative Names
American Empirical Pictures Amerikanische Filmproduktionsgesellschaft
American Empirical Pictures Movieproduction Company
Languages
English (92)
Polish (1)
Turkish (1)
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