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Paramount Pictures, Inc

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Works: 1,552 works in 2,193 publications in 3 languages and 64,058 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Film noir  Romantic comedy films  Superhero films 
Roles: prn, Producer, pmn, Distributor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Paramount Pictures, Inc
Double Indemnity by Billy Wilder( visu )
31 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,005 libraries worldwide
"A calculating wife encourages her wealthy husband to sign a double indemnity policy proposed by smitten insurance agent Walter Neff. As the would-be lovers plot the unsuspecting husband's murder, they are pursued by a suspicious claims manager. It's a race against time to get away with the perfect crime in this heart-pounding Academy Award-nominated masterpiece"--Container
Iron Man 3 by Shane Black( visu )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,801 libraries worldwide
"When Tony Stark/Iron Man finds his entire world reduced to rubble, he must use all his ingenuity to survive, destroy his enemy, and somehow protect those he loves. But a soul-searching question haunts him: Does the man make the suit-- or does the suit make the man?"--Container
Sullivan's travels by Preston Sturges( visu )
12 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in English and held by 1,779 libraries worldwide
A successful Hollywood director disguises himself as a bum and sets off to see America from the bottom up. In the midst of the brutality and despair, he makes a valuable discovery--that what the downtrodden need most is laughter
The lost weekend by Billy Wilder( visu )
15 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,681 libraries worldwide
A would-be writer's dissatisfaction with his life leads him on a three-day binge. This film gives an uncompromising look at the devastating effects of alcoholism
Terminator genisys by Alan Taylor( visu )
12 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,672 libraries worldwide
When John Connor, leader of the human resistance, sends Sgt. Kyle Reese back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor and safeguard the future, an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured timeline
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood( visu )
4 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 1,664 libraries worldwide
The story of Robert Jordan (Cooper), an American demolition expert who lends his abilities to the anti-fascist freedom fighters of Spain. Assisting him is a band of warriors that includes the strong-willed Pilar (Katina Paxinou), the dangerously undependable Pablo (Akim Tamiroff), and the lovely, innocent Maria (Bergman). As danger mounts, Robert and Maria develop a closeness that blossoms into one of the screen's greatest love stories
Pretty in Pink by Howard Deutch( visu )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 1,587 libraries worldwide
She's a high school girl from the wrong side of town. He's the wealthy heart-throb who asks her to the prom. As fast as their romance builds, it's threatened by the painful reality of peer pressure
The lady Eve by Preston Sturges( visu )
17 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and held by 1,410 libraries worldwide
A conniving father and daughter meet up with the heir to a brewery fortune-- a wealthy but naïve snake enthusiast-- and attempt to bamboozle him at a cruise ship card table. Their plan is quickly abandoned when the daughter falls in love with their prey. But when the heir gets wise to her gold-digging ways, she must plot to re-conquer his heart
The Palm Beach story by Preston Sturges( visu )
11 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and held by 1,195 libraries worldwide
Tom and Gerry, a married New York couple who are on the skids, financially and romantically. With Tom hot on her trail, Gerry takes off for Florida on a mission to solve the pair's money troubles, which she accomplishes in a highly unorthodox manner
William Wyler's The heiress by William Wyler( visu )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 1,109 libraries worldwide
Catherine Sloper (De Haviland) is the only heir to her stern father's vast estate. When a dashing fortune hunter named Morris Townsend (Clift) wants her to elope, she is threatened with disinheritance. On the eve of their marriage, he deserts her. Seven years later, Morris returns, and a wiser Catherine plots her revenge
Going my way by Leo McCarey( visu )
9 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 1,054 libraries worldwide
Father O'Malley is the new priest at the Church of St. Dominic in a working-class New York City neighborhood. He fails to make a good first impression with crusty old Father Fitzgibbon, who doesn't approve of O'Malley's golf playing, baseball game attending, or fishing. But O'Malley starts spiffing up the church and its neighborhood: dealing with the church mortgage, which is in arrears, and straightening out the street gangs by getting the boys to help him start a choir. Romantic matches are made; neighborhood busybodies are appeased. Many songs are joyfully sung, and O'Malley even arranges a big surprise for Fitzgibbon, who's homesick for Ireland
Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1,024 libraries worldwide
A song and dance man leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. A former partner joins him and the two find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady
Road to Morocco by Road to Morocco (Motion picture)( visu )
7 editions published between 1942 and 2002 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
The lone survivors of a ship wrecked in the Mediterranean, our heroes find themselves in the company of Princess Shalimar (Lamour), who has purchased Bob and plans to make him her husband. This is the third "Road" picture
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
"Cocoanuts"; Groucho as a hotel owner, Harpo and Chico as con men. "Animal crackers"; Loosely centers around a painting stolen during a house party. "Monkey business"; Running from the authorities the Marx Brothers stowaway on a luxury liner where they encounter and become bodyguards for rival gangsters. "Horsefeathers"; Professor Quincy Wagstaff has just been installed as the new president of Huxley College."Duck soup"; To rescue the small country of Freedonia from bankruptcy, Mrs. Teasdale agrees to donate 20 million dollars if Rufus T. Firefly is appointed its new president
Cartel land by Matthew Heinemann( visu )
4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 811 libraries worldwide
"In the Mexican state of Michoacán Dr. José Mireles, a small-town physician known as "El Doctor," leads the Autodefensas, a citizen uprising against the violent Knights Templar drug cartel. Meanwhile, in Arizona's Altar Valley, Tim "Nailer" Foley, an American veteran, heads a small paramilitary group called Arizona Border Recon, whose goal is to stop Mexico's drug wars from seeping across our border. Heineman embeds himself n the heart of darkness as Nailer, El Doctor, and the cartel each vie to bring their own brand of justice to a society where institutions have failed." -- Back of container
Under the dome ( visu )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 744 libraries worldwide
The small town of Chester's Mill is suddenly and inexplicably sealed off from the rest of the world by a massive transparent barrier. The epic story of a town in peril unfolds as the residents struggle to maintain control and ultimately figure out the truth about the dome
Elementary ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 647 libraries worldwide
Return to the scene of the crime in "Elementary: The Second Season", with all 24 gripping episodes collected on for the first time on DVD in this 6 disc collection. Jonny Lee Miller returns in this modern-day take on Sherlock Holmes, the dangerously eccentric consulting detective who's addicted to impossible cases. Lucy Liu stars as Dr. Joan Watson, his "sober companion" turned partner in detection. Together, they take on some of the strangest crimes New York has ever seen as they assist the police in uncovering clues that unlock the city's sinister secrets. Only to the very sharpest minds do the incredible solutions seem elementary
Dora the Explorer ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Are you ready to rock with Dora? Fantastico! Because it's time to sing, dance, and explore in three exciting adventures! When Benny forgets to send his Sing-along Party invitations, Dora and Boots need your help bringing their microphone to Benny's Barn so they can call their friends to join them at the rockin' fiesta! Cross the Noisy River, pass the Rumble Rocks, and then join Dora in her special pop-star outfit to sing a special song with all her friends at the sing-along!
Going my way ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 635 libraries worldwide
"Story about two talented pals, a singer (Bing Crosby) and a dancer (Fred Astaire) who compete for the affections of the same pretty lady (Virginia Dale). But when she dumps them both, the singer comes up with the idea of running a tavern that's open only on holidays"--Container
This gun for hire by Frank Tuttle( visu )
8 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and French and held by 617 libraries worldwide
The hard-edged story of love, power, and betrayal set in the seamy underworld of the 1940's. Ladd portrays a cold-blooded professional killer who's been double-crossed by his client
 
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