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Paramount Pictures, Inc

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Works: 1,444 works in 2,034 publications in 3 languages and 54,638 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Film noir  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Science fiction films  History 
Roles: Producer, prn, pmn, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Paramount Pictures, Inc
Double indemnity by Billy Wilder( visu )
29 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,984 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 1,764 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
Going my way by Leo McCarey( visu )
9 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in English and held by 1,697 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
Sullivan's travels by Preston Sturges( visu )
11 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in English and held by 1,693 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
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood( visu )
4 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 1,685 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
The lost weekend by Billy Wilder( visu )
14 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,656 libraries worldwide
Quelques journées critiques dans la vie d'un alcoolique
Pretty in pink by Howard Deutch( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,506 libraries worldwide
A poor girl falls in love with a rich guy, and it angers both their families and their friends
The lady Eve by Preston Sturges( visu )
15 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 1,409 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
Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn by MCA Videocassette Inc( visu )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 1,402 libraries worldwide
A former song and dance man with an inn in New England is saved from financial disaster and a forlorn Christmas by the showmanship of old friends
Road to Morocco by Road to Morocco (Motion picture)( visu )
6 editions published between 1942 and 2002 in English and held by 940 libraries worldwide
The lone survivors of a Mediterranean shipwreck, our heroes find themselves in the company of Princess Shalimar, who has purchased one of the boys to be her husband, but must now face the jealousy of nasty Sheik Mullay Kassim
The miracle of Morgan's Creek ( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Flirtatious blonde Trudy Kockenlocker is disappointed that her father, gruff town constable Ed Kockenlocker, won't let her go to an army dance. She outwits him by getting nerdy Norval Jones--who's had a crush on Trudy since they were teenagers--to take her to the movies, so she can slip out to the dance. The soldiers spike the lemonade and Trudy dances with a number of GIs. During one boogie-woogie number, Trudy's energetic partner tosses her in the air, and she bangs her head on a chandelier, rendering her unconscious. When she wakes up, she discovers that she's wearing a wedding ring, and, a few weeks later, that she's pregnant. But who and where is the husband and father? Confiding only in her younger-but-wiser, wisecracking sister Emmy, she plans to get Norval to marry her. Norval is 4-F because of his extremely nervous condition, but he desires only two things in life: Trudy and to be in the army. Norval's willing to do anything to help her, but whatever Trudy asks him to do only makes things worse!
Under the dome ( visu )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 706 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
Dora the Explorer ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 649 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!
The Palm Beach story by Preston Sturges( visu )
12 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and held by 641 libraries worldwide
"Money makes the world go 'round, or so Gerry (Claudette Colbert) believes when she decides to divorce her struggling husband (Joel McCrea) to support him by marrying a millionaire."
NCIS, Naval Criminal Investigative Service ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 614 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the sometimes complex and always amusing dynamics of a team of special agents forced to work together in high-stress situations. From murder and espionage to terrorism and stolen submarines, these special agents travel the globe to investigate all crimes with Navy or Marine Corps ties
This gun for hire by Frank Tuttle( visu )
9 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and French and held by 607 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
Make way for tomorrow ( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
In this 'enormously moving Depression-era depiction of the frustrations of family, aging, and the generation gap' [-- Container], an elderly couple must move in with their adult children when they lose their home
Elementary ( visu )
2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 577 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
The nutty professor by Jerry Lewis( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 573 libraries worldwide
To improve his social life, a nerdish professor drinks a potion that temporarily turns him into the handsome, but obnoxious, Buddy Love
She done him wrong by Lowell Sherman( visu )
2 editions published between 1933 and 2008 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
"Set in the 1890s, West plays a brash barroom entertainer with a soft spot for men in trouble, especially the mission director, young Cary Grant. She unknowingly gets caught up in a murder, as well as a white slavery ring, and sets about clearing things up as only Mae can. In between rescues she manages to perform some of her heated, hip-swinging classics including a steamy belting of 'Frankie and Johnnie."
 
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