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Paramount Pictures Corporation

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Works: 10,956 works in 21,417 publications in 8 languages and 1,042,665 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Romance films  Science fiction films  Musical films  Historical films  Gangster films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Producer, Distributor, pre, prn, Production personnel, Originator, fds, Other, Director, Publisher, pmn, Photographer, Editor, Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
134 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 7,706 libraries worldwide
In the final installment of the Godfather Trilogy, an aging Don Michael Corleone seeks to legitimize his crime family's interests and remove himself from the violent underworld but is kept back by the ambitions of the young. While he attempts to link the Corleone's finances with the Vatican, Michael must deal with the machinations of a hungrier gangster seeking to upset the existing Mafioso order and a young protégé's love affair with his daughter
True Grit by Henry Hathaway( visu )
54 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and French and held by 5,347 libraries worldwide
Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. marshal she can find, a man with "true grit," Reuben J. "Rooster" Cogburn. Mattie insists on accompanying Cogburn, whose drinking, sloth, and generally reprobate character do not augment her faith in him. Against his wishes, she joins him in his trek into the Indian Nations in search of Chaney. They are joined by Texas Ranger LaBoeuf, who wants Chaney for his own purposes. The unlikely trio find danger and surprises on the journey, and each has his or her "grit" tested
Titanic by Toby Jones( visu )
52 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,765 libraries worldwide
Two people from different worlds meet and fall in love on the brief, tragic maiden voyage of the grand ocean liner "Titanic."
Transformers by Shia LaBeouf( visu )
36 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 4,697 libraries worldwide
On the planet Cybertron, a war was waged between the Autobots and the Decepticons for control of the Allspark, a mystical talisman that would grant unlimited power to whoever possessed it. The Allspark is smuggled off the planet, but Megatron goes in search of it. He tracks it to Earth and his desire for power sends him into the Arctic Ocean. The sheer cold forces him into a paralyzed state. His body is later recovered, and before going into a comatose state he uses the last of his energy to engrave a map, showing the location of the Allspark, into the Captain's glasses. A century later, Sam buys his first car. To his shock, he discovers it is an Autobot in disguise. He is to protect Sam, who bears the Captain's glasses. Other Transformers have arrived in the desert of Qatar and the Decepticons attack a U.S. military base. Sam and his girlfriend Mikaela find themselves in the middle of a grand battle between the Autobots and the Decepticons. Meanwhile, within the depths of Hoover Dam, the cryogenically stored form of Megatron awakens
Grease by Randal Kleiser( visu )
64 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and French and held by 4,126 libraries worldwide
Musical concerning the romance between a teen-age gang-leader and his naive girlfriend, set in the 1950's
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( visu )
64 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,101 libraries worldwide
To escape the edict that condemned all first-born Hebrew males by Egypt's Pharoah, Rameses I, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri. He also gains the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. When his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is cast out of Egypt, and makes his way across the desert where he marries, has a son and is commanded by God to return to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery. In Egypt, Moses's fiercest enemy proves to be not Rameses, but someone near to him
Braveheart by Mel Gibson( visu )
30 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 4,064 libraries worldwide
William Wallace is a bold Scotsman who used the steel of his blade and the fire of his intellect to rally his countrymen to liberation
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
50 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 3,987 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
An Inconvenient Truth by Al Gore( visu )
27 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 3,977 libraries worldwide
Una apasionada e inspiradora
Footloose by Kevin Bacon( visu )
47 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,889 libraries worldwide
City-boy Ren McCormick finds he has been moved into an uptight Midwestern town where the local officials have banned dancing and rock 'n roll music. Ren revolts with his best friend Willard and the minister's daughter. A timeless struggle between innocent teenage pleasures and adults' need for rigid morality
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( visu )
36 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 3,849 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 Gary Winick( visu )
19 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 3,689 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
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( visu )
59 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 3,676 libraries worldwide
A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( visu )
62 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,668 libraries worldwide
Presents the Franco Zefferelli production of Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their families, and take their lives
Chinatown by Roman Polanski( visu )
53 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,664 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 in Chinatown
Breakfast at Tiffany's by Blake Edwards( visu )
26 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and French and held by 3,628 libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy about an eccentric New York City playgirl determined to marry a Brazillian millionaire and her next-door neighbor, a writer who is sponsored--and stifled--by a wealthy woman
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade by Steven Spielberg( visu )
33 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and French and held by 3,526 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
Lara Croft, Tomb Raider ( visu )
37 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 3,440 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
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
49 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,405 libraries worldwide
The story follows the life of low I.Q. Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) and his meeting with the love of his life Jenny. The film chronicles his accidental experiences with some of the most important people and events in America from the late 1950's through the 1970's including a meeting with Elvis Presley, JFK, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, fighting in Vietnam, etc. The problem is, he doesn't realize the significance of his actions. Forrest comes to embody a generation
Hugo by Martin Scorsese( visu )
36 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 3,329 libraries worldwide
Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, twelve-year-old Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric girl and the owner of a small toy booth in the train station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message all come together to change Hugo's life forever
 
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