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Paramount Pictures Corporation

Overview
Works: 11,953 works in 25,894 publications in 8 languages and 1,099,915 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Children's films  Musical films  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  War films  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, Distributor, prn, Production personnel, pre, Originator, fds, Other, Director, Publisher, pmn, Illustrator, Photographer, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Paramount Pictures Corporation
Publications by Paramount Pictures Corporation
Most widely held works by Paramount Pictures Corporation
Mario Puzo's The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
130 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 7,213 libraries worldwide
It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( visu )
72 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,117 libraries worldwide
The story of the life of Moses, once favored in Pharaoh's household, who turned his back on a privileged life to lead the Jews to freedom
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( visu )
57 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 4,086 libraries worldwide
WWII Army Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with the brutality of war, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Grease by Randal Kleiser( visu )
72 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,072 libraries worldwide
Musical concerning the romance between a teen-age gang-leader and his naive girlfriend; set in the 1950's era
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
66 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 4,069 libraries worldwide
San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe fear of heights. When a rich shipbuilder hires Scottie to follow his wife, who may be suicidal, Scottie finds himself falling in love with her. Eventually Ferguson becomes obsessed with the chance to re-create her in another woman
Braveheart by Mel Gibson( visu )
34 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 4,036 libraries worldwide
In the intersection of history and legend lies the story of William Wallace, who led his nation into battle against the English in the years around 1300. King Edward, popularly known as "Longshanks" has allowed the English barons who hold Scotland for him to claim the 'Prima Nocta.' Wallace and his love Murron marry secretly, but his guerrilla activities bring Murron to the attention of the English. They set a trap for Wallace, and the failure of the scheme sets Wallace on the path of both bloody revenge, and open rebellion against the tyrannical rule of the English. The quest to free Scotland from English rule is complicated by the machinations of various Scottish nobles, bribes from King Edward, and sly political treachery at the hands of Robert the Bruce, whose father has his own plans to further. Despite being taken prisoner, and put to a traitor's death, William Wallace is remembered to this day as a hero of Scotland
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( visu )
45 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,889 libraries worldwide
"Indy ... and his feisty ex-flame Marion Ravenwood ... dodge booby-traps, fight Nazis and stare down snakes in their incredible worldwide quest for the mystical Ark of the Covenant"--Container
Charlotte's web by E. B White( visu )
32 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 3,888 libraries worldwide
In ordinary Somerset County, a young farm girl named Fern rescues the runt of a litter of pigs from her father's ax. Fern names the pig Wilbur, takes care of him, and continues to visit him every day after he is moved to her Uncle Homer Zuckerman's barn across the road. But it's Wilbur's friendship with Charlotte the spider that ultimately saves him from the "smoke house" when Charlotte's talent for weaving praiseworthy words about Wilbur into her web, along with a little help from Templeton the rat and the other barn inhabitants, turns the Zuckerman farm into a tourist attraction
Chinatown by Roman Polanski( visu )
64 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,751 libraries worldwide
Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair. Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together for one, unforgettable night
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( visu )
67 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in English and held by 3,714 libraries worldwide
A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade by Steven Spielberg( visu )
38 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and French and held by 3,507 libraries worldwide
Indy's Nazi enemies are back and have kidnapped his father, Professor Henry Jones, Sr. to get help in their search for the Holy Grail. Following a trail from America to Venice to the deserts of the Middle East, it's up to Indy to save his father, save the Grail and save the day
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
58 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,493 libraries worldwide
Forrest Gump is a low-intelligence man who has good intentions. He struggles through childhood with his best and only friend Jenny. His mama teaches him the ways of life and leaves him to choose his destiny. Forrest joins the army and heads off to Vietnam where he becomes friends with Dan and Bubba. He wins medals, starts a table tennis craze, creates a famous shrimp fishing fleet, inspires people to jog, create the smiley, writes bumper stickers and songs, and meets the president several times. However this has little meaning to Forrest, as he can only think of his childhood sweetheart Jenny. In the end, all he wants to prove is that anyone can love anyone
Lara Croft, Tomb Raider by Simon West( visu )
44 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 3,468 libraries worldwide
With her father presumed dead, Lara must race to recover an ancient artifact that can alter space and time if not destroyed. She finds the key that will unlock the two sections that must be put together in order for the artifact to work. She must fight her nemises in order to restore harmony and all before the planets and sun align
Breakfast at Tiffany's by Blake Edwards( visu )
27 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in English and French and held by 3,057 libraries worldwide
Holly Golightly is an eccentric New York City playgirl determined to marry a Brazilian millionaire. Her next-door neighbor, a writer, is "sponsored" by a wealthy patroness. Guessing who's the right man for Holly is easy; seeing just how romance blossoms is one of the enduring delights of the film
Star trek : the motion picture by Robert Wise( visu )
45 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,967 libraries worldwide
A massive alien presence of enormous power enters Federation space, destroying three powerful Klingon cruisers and neutralizing everthing in its path and Admiral James T. Kirk returns to the helm of an updated U.S.S. Enterprise and sets course to meet the aggressor head-on
Footloose by Craig Brewer( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Ren MacCormack moves from Boston to the small town of Bomont, where he experiences a heavy dose of culture shock. A few years prior, the community was rocked by a tragic accident that killed five teenagers after a night out. Bomont's councilmen and the beloved Reverend Shaw Moore responded by invoking ordinances that prohibit loud music and dancing. Not one to bow to the status quo, Ren challenges the ban, revitalizes the town, and falls in love with the minister's troubled daughter Ariel
True grit ( visu )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Headstrong fourteen-year-old Mattie Ross hires Rooster Cogburn, a one-eyed, trigger-happy U.S. Marshal with a propensity for drink, to help her capture Tom Chaney, the hired hand who killed her father for two pieces of gold. They are joined on their trek into the Indian Nations by Texas Range LaBoeuf, who wants Chaney for his own purposes
 
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English (870)
French (15)
Spanish (8)
Italian (6)
German (1)
Portuguese (1)
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