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Amblin Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 540 works in 1,428 publications in 8 languages and 104,551 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Juvenile works  Historical films  Biography  Interviews  Film and video adaptations  Pictorial works 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
Publications by Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
Most widely held works about Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( visu )
47 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,821 libraries worldwide
Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Men in black 3 by Barry Sonnenfeld( visu )
33 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 4,416 libraries worldwide
New York City is being threatened by a villainous bug who has inhabited the body of a farmer. The mission is to locate and exterminate the bug before it destroys the planet
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( visu )
75 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,222 libraries worldwide
A wealthy entrepreneur invites a top paleontologist, a paleobotanist, a mathematician/theorist, and his two eager grandchildren to visit his secret island theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA
Schindler's list by Thomas Keneally( visu )
43 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,187 libraries worldwide
The incredible true story follows the enigmatic Oskar Schindler, who saved the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust. It is the triumph of one man who made a difference and the drama of those who survived one of the darkest chapters in human history because of what he did
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( visu )
35 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 3,507 libraries worldwide
A ten-year-old boy befriends a creature from another planet that has been stranded on earth
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( visu )
17 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 3,025 libraries worldwide
A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th president's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country, and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come
Flags of our fathers by DreamWorks Animation( visu )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 2,981 libraries worldwide
For 70,000 Marines this was more than a turning point of World War II, it was the defining moment of their lives. Explores the complicated nature of heroism, courage and patriotism in the harrowing true story of four Marines who fought the bloody battles at Iwo Jima during World War II and how a single photo emerged as one of the most evocative icons of the 20th Century
The land before time by Judy Freudberg( visu )
27 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 2,908 libraries worldwide
Littlefoot, a young brontosaurus, sets off on a journey in search of the Great Valley where dinosaurs can live in peace and safety. On this amazing journey, he meets four other young dinosaurs and they have incredible adventures
Memoirs of a geisha by Rob Marshall( visu )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 2,902 libraries worldwide
In 1929, a poor fisherman sells his 9-year-old daughter to a geisha house in Kyoto. Chiyo will be an unpaid servant until it is determined if she is beautiful enough for apprenticeship, and the house's clientèle. Run by Mother, the ruling geisha is Hatsumomo, and little Pumpkin her only friend. Trained under strict discipline for a lifetime of entertaining and flattering wealthy men, Sayuri grows up lovely, accomplished, and the target of jealous rivals. Love is no part of this cloistered world, although geisha lore hints that even if they fall in love with clients--the operative word is client, and that love is never free
War horse by Michael Morpurgo( visu )
14 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,722 libraries worldwide
Set in rural England and Europe during the First World War, the story begins with the friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert, who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows the journey of the horse as he moves through the war, changing and inspiring the lives of all those he meets; British cavalry, German soldiers, and a French farmer and his granddaughter
Men in black II by Barry Sonnenfeld( visu )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 2,602 libraries worldwide
Agent J needs help in his latest case, so he elicits the assistance of Agent K by restoring his memory. Together they battle the latest threat of aliens against Earth
Letters from Iwo Jima by Tadamichi Kuribayashi( visu )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 2,541 libraries worldwide
In 1945, the United States and Japanese armies met on Iwo Jima. Decades later, hundreds of letters are unearthed from that stark island's soil. The letters give faces and voices to the men who fought there, as well as the extraordinary general who led them. Leading the defense is Lt. General Tadamichi Kuribayashi. With little defense other than sheer will and the volcanic rock of the island itself, Gen. Kuribayashi's unprecedented tactics transform what was predicted to be a quick and bloody defeat into nearly 40 days of heroic and resourceful combat
Who framed Roger Rabbit by Bob Hoskins( visu )
24 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 2,496 libraries worldwide
The hapless Roger Rabbit is framed for the murder of Marvin Acme, who was photographed "playing patticake" with Roger's wife Jessica. The mixed live and animated action takes place in Hollywood and next-door "Toontown," where humans and "Toons" co-exist
Munich by Steven Spielberg( visu )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 2,410 libraries worldwide
The intense story of the secret Israeli squad assigned to track down and assassinate the 11 Palestinians believed to have planned the 1972 Munich massacre of 11 Israeli athletes, and the personal toll this mission of revenge takes on the team and the man who led it
The lost world Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( visu )
37 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 2,255 libraries worldwide
Four years after the disaster at Jurassic Park, dinosaurs have secretly survived on a nearby island and roam free, but now there is a more ominous threat--a plan to capture and bring the dinosaurs to the mainland. John Hammond sees a chance to redeem himself for his past mistakes and sends an expedition led by Ian Malcolm to reach the island before the mercenary team gets there. The two groups confront each other in the face of extreme danger and must team up for their own survival in a race against time
Twister by Jan de Bont( visu )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 2,233 libraries worldwide
Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton play scientists pursuing the most destructive weather front to sweep through mid-America's Tornado Alley in 50 years
The mask of Zorro by Antonio Banderas( visu )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 2,173 libraries worldwide
The elder Zorro comes out of retirement to train a new Zorro to fight the enemy Montero
Hook by Steven Spielberg( visu )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,153 libraries worldwide
Peter Pan has grown up to be a cut-throat merger and acquisitions lawyer, and is married to Wendy's granddaughter. Captain Hook kidnaps his children, and Peter returns to Never Land with Tinkerbell. With the help of her and the Lost Boys, he must remember how to be Peter Pan again in order to save his children by battling with Captain Hook once again
Casper by Brad Silberling( visu )
28 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 2,103 libraries worldwide
Determined to get her hands on her father's hidden fortune, Carrigan is forced to hire an afterlife therapist to exercise the ghosts that keep frightening her away. Dr. Harvey and his daughter, Kat, move in and soon Kat meets Casper, the friendliest ghost. But Casper's uncles are still determined to drive all the "fleshies" away
The adventures of Tintin by Hergé( visu )
10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,050 libraries worldwide
"Racing to uncover the secrets of a sunken ship that may hold a vast fortune--but also an ancient curse--Tintin and his loyal dog Snowy embark on an action-packed journey"--Container
 
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Amblin Entertainment Pictures.
Amblin television
Languages
English (466)
Japanese (14)
French (13)
Spanish (10)
German (3)
Italian (3)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
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