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Columbia Pictures Corporation

Overview
Works: 1,500 works in 3,166 publications in 4 languages and 144,540 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Romantic comedy films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Motion pictures  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, prn, Distributor, Defendant, Originator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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A raisin in the sun by Lorraine Hansberry( visu )
17 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 3,164 libraries worldwide
Film of the award-winning play about a struggling black family living on Chicago's South Side and the impact of an unexpected insurance bequest. Each family member sees the bequest as the means of realizing dreams and of escape from grinding frustrations
Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington by Frank Capra( visu )
26 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and held by 2,878 libraries worldwide
Washington's youngest senator exposes corruption in high places, almost at the cost of his career
The patriot by Roland Emmerich( visu )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,854 libraries worldwide
A hero of the French and Indian conflict, Benjamin Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. However, when British troops arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger his family, he takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel
Julie & Julia by Nora Ephron( visu )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,691 libraries worldwide
"Una leyenda culinaria le da una nueva receta de la vida a una frustrada empleada. Las historias verdaderas de cómo las vidas de Julia Childs y la inexperta escritora de recetas, cocinan 524 recetas en 365 días y presentan a toda una nueva generación la magia de la cocina francesa"-- Envase
His girl Friday by Howard Hawks( visu )
97 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and held by 2,617 libraries worldwide
An unscrupulous newspaper editor uses every dirty trick in the book to keep his ace reporter/ex-wife from retiring and remarrying in this twist on The Front Page
Cloudy with a chance of meatballs by Judi Barrett( visu )
16 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,513 libraries worldwide
In a town where food drops from the sky like rain, a young inventor hopes to create something that will change everyone's life. However, when the weather takes a turn for the worse, the residents of the town of Chewandswallow find their eating habits drastically changed
William Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( visu )
19 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and held by 2,360 libraries worldwide
Petruchio is a poverty-stricken gentleman from Verona who journeys to Padua in search of a wealthy wife. There he meets Katharina, a self-willed shrew who leads Petruchio on a merry chase before he successfully circumvents her attempts to avoid marriage. After the honeymoon, Kate helps Petruchio win a wager that he has the most obedient wife. In reality, Kate has found a more effective way to dominate her mate
All the king's men by Columbia Pictures( visu )
20 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 2,177 libraries worldwide
A political demagogue governor of a Southern State believes that every man has his price and that the end justifies the means
Angels & demons by Dan Brown( visu )
10 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,122 libraries worldwide
"Expert symbologist Robert Langdon pursues ancient clues on a ... hunt through Rome to find the four Cardinals kidnapped by the deadly secret society, the Illuminati."--Container
Adaptation by Spike Jonze( visu )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 2,077 libraries worldwide
Blends fictional characters and situations with the lives of real people: obsessive orchid hunter John Laroche, "New Yorker" journalist Susan Orlean, Hollywood screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and his twin brother Donald. As Charlie struggles to adapt a best-selling book, he writes himself into the movie plot
2012 by Roland Emmerich( visu )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,999 libraries worldwide
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Guess who's coming to dinner by Stanley Kramer( visu )
24 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in English and held by 1,942 libraries worldwide
An interracial marriage causes both sets of parents to examine each other's level of intolerance
Anatomy of a murder by Otto Preminger( visu )
12 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and held by 1,933 libraries worldwide
"Emotions flare as a jealous Army lieutenant pleads innocent to murdering the rapist of his seductive, beautiful wife"--Container
Marie Antoinette by Sofia Coppola( visu )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,889 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the 14-year-old ill-fated Archduchess of Austria and later Queen of France. Marie Antoinette has became one of the most misunderstood and abused woman in history, from her birth in Imperial Austria. And how the young woman must grow up in front of the entire country of France
This is it by Michael Jackson( visu )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,883 libraries worldwide
Presents a rare, behind-the-scenes look at Jackson as he developed, created, and rehearsed for his sold-out concerts at London's 02 Arena. Drawn from more than one hundred hours of behind-the-scenes footage, the singer, dancer, filmmaker, architect, creative genius, and great artist at work is captured in raw and candid detail as he created and perfected his planned final London shows
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( visu )
20 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and held by 1,873 libraries worldwide
The story of T.E. Lawrence, the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab nations to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obscurity
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
17 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and held by 1,809 libraries worldwide
Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
The holiday by Nancy Meyers( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,806 libraries worldwide
Amanda lives in Los Angeles and is a movie trailer editor. Iris lives in Surrey, England and is a journalist. The two live five thousand miles apart and have never met, but both are dealing with the same problem: men. Amanda just broke up with her cheating boyfriend. Iris has pined for her ex. Amanda comes upon a website that advocates home exchange and the two decide to swap houses for two weeks at Christmas - both with a goal to forget their troubled love lives. Love ends up finding them anyways. Amanda starts a romance with Iris' older brother, Graham, a book editor and Iris starts a romance with a friend of Amanda's, movie composer Miles. With new found romance, both their lives change forever
The tourist by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck( visu )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,766 libraries worldwide
Frank, a mild-mannered American on vacation in Venice, becomes unexpectedly involved with a beautiful woman Elise, but as their whirlwind romance quickly evolves, they find themselves thrust into a deadly game of cat and mouse
Mr. Deeds goes to town by Frank Capra( visu )
18 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 1,696 libraries worldwide
Longfellow Deeds (Cooper), a small-town poet, inherits $20 million from his uncle and wants to give it away to needy people. Petty moochers, greedy relatives, conniving lawyers and big executives, who all want a piece of the pie, attempt to have Deeds declared incompetent
 
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English (413)
Spanish (1)
Russian (1)
Turkish (1)
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