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Ladd Company

Overview
Works: 59 works in 362 publications in 4 languages and 21,094 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  History  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Film noir 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by Ladd Company
Most widely held works by Ladd Company
Blade Runner by Ridley Scott( visu )
86 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 5,356 libraries worldwide
Los Angeles, 2019: Rick Deckard of the LAPD's Blade Runner unit prowls the steel & microchip jungle of the 21st century. His job is to track down and eliminate assumed humanoids known as 'replicants.' Replicants were declared illegal after a bloody mutiny on an Off-World Colony, and are to be terminated upon detection. He wants to get out of the force, but is drawn back in when 6 "skin jobs," the slang for replicants, hijack a ship back to Earth. The city that Deckard must search for his prey is a huge, sprawling, bleak vision of the future
Braveheart by Mel Gibson( visu )
39 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,984 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
Chariots of Fire by Hugh Hudson( visu )
32 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,913 libraries worldwide
The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. In a warmup 100 meter race, Eric defeats Harold, who hires a pro trainer to prepare him. Eric, whose qualifying heat is scheduled for a Sunday, refuses to run despite pressure from the Olympic committee. A compromise is reached when a nobleman allows Eric to compete in his 400 meter slot. Eric and Harold win their respective races and go on to achieve fame as missionary and businessman/athletic advocate, respectively
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( visu )
40 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,676 libraries worldwide
The story of how seven cocky pilots became the astronauts of Project Mercury and pioneered America's launch into the space race
Gone baby gone by Ben Affleck( visu )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,839 libraries worldwide
Amanda McCready is a 4-year-old who has disappeared from her Boston home. The police make little headway in solving the case, so the girl's aunt hires Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro, private detectives. They freely admit that they have little experience with this type of case, but the family wants them for two reasons: they're not cops and they know the tough neighborhood in which they all live. As the case progresses, Patrick and Angie must face drug dealers, gangs, and pedophiles, and ultimately a moral dilemma that tears them apart
Body heat by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
27 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,636 libraries worldwide
A likable, unambitious lawyer and his siren-like lover plot to kill her wealthy husband
Police academy by Wei er xun( visu )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 593 libraries worldwide
The mayor of a large U.S. city has thrown open the doors of the Police Academy to a new generation of recruits: anybody who wants to join. The men, women and borderline cases who dedicate their lives to protecting the public from people very much like themselves. These recruits even have the bad guys laughing
Once upon a time in America by Sergio Leone( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
"[A] chronicle of brutal and passionate underworld history ... [following] lifelong pals whose rise as crime kingpins unravels in death and corruption"--Container
Police academy 2 their first assignment ( visu )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and French and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Mahoney and friends have graduated from the Police Academy and are issued their first assignments. Their cheerfulness and devotion to duty outweighs any shortcomings, but are even they ready to do battle with a band of graffiti daubing terrorists?
Lovesick by Bu rui ke man( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
When a patient falls in love with her psychiatrist, they call it transference. When a psychiatrist loves her back, it's counter-transference. Two people share a common problem--they are crazy about each other and the story continues in a comic/romantic vein
Night shift by Ron Howard( visu )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Charles Lumley (Winkler) used to be a high-pressure Wall Street financial analyst, but now he's working the night shift at the New York City morgue. There, everything is very quiet, until Billy Blazejowski (Keaton) turns up with an X-rated idea for making money
The Brady Bunch movie ( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Mike is planning a surprise wedding anniversary party for Carol - that is until Carol's long-lost first husband, Roy, shows up to shake the family tree. When Roy whisks Carol off to Hawaii, the rest of the Brady clan tak off in pursuit
Outland by Peter Hyams( visu )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Policeman Marshal William T. O' Niel has been transferred to the mining outpost located on Io, one of Jupiter's moons. And O' Neil is about to have the worst time of his life at the mining outpost, when he is assigned to investigate the violent deaths of miners, only to discover the miners have died of drug overdoses from a lethal drug. As O' Niel sets out to find the drug dealers, he finds himself the target of hired assassins, whom have been hired to assassinate O' Niel. With no help from the Police Force, O' Niel sets out to stand against the drug dealers, as he begins to suspect the outpost's corrupt administrator Sheppard may be involved with the drug dealers
Police academy 1-4 collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Police academy: The mayor decides to loosen the restrictions at the academy. Soon, the new class is overrun with misfits and losers who are all determined to make good, even though their superiors try to wash their hands of them every chance they can. Police academy 2: Mahoney and friends have graduated from the academy and are issued their first assignments. Their cheerfulness and devotion to duty outweighs any shortcomings, but are even they ready to do battle with a band of graffiti daubing terrorists?
Blade runner by Ridley Scott( visu )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
A futuristic tale set in the Los Angeles of 2020
Looker by Michael Crichton( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in French and English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
While trying to protect one of his patients from a murderer, a plastic surgeon discovers that the patient is connected with a research facility that plans to use her image on TV as part of a mind control experiment
Divine madness by Bette Midler( visu )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
The explosively talented Bette Midler is captured in all her bawdy glory as she delivers a whirlwind of knockout rock 'n' roll, soulful ballads and campy new-wave nostalgia
An unfinished life by Lasse Hallström( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Einar is a rancher who does what he can to hold onto his Wyoming ranch. It's been a struggle for years; his son was killed in a car crash, his wife left him, and his longtime friend and helper, Mitch was recently mauled by a bear. Now, Einar has to care for Mitch and help him recover. Jean and her daughter, Griff, have to leave Jean's current abusive boyfriend. The only place they can go is the ranch of Griff's grandfather, Einar, who only learns of his granddaughter's existence upon their arrival
Purple hearts ( visu )
2 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
A drama of love and courage set against the fierce background of a war that U.S. history keeps trying to sweep out of sight. Navy nurse Deborah Solomon is the girl that Jardian finds in his moment of greatest despair. She's the first thing about Vietnam that makes any sense to him and he'll do anything to be with her. So Jardian breaks the soldier's prime rule of survival--he volunteers
A Brady Bunch of movies ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
The Brady Bunch in the White House: Mike Brady, in a strange twist of fate, becomes President of the United States of America
 
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The ladd company
The Ladd Company film production company
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English (288)
French (17)
Italian (5)
Spanish (2)
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