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Orion Pictures

Overview
Works: 657 works in 1,723 publications in 5 languages and 75,837 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Motion pictures  Sports films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Western films 
Roles: prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( visu )
45 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,671 libraries worldwide
A young female FBI agent is sent to interview notorious killer, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, in hope of obtaining information that will help the Bureau catch another killer
Hoosiers by -( visu )
22 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 2,125 libraries worldwide
A basketball coach with a checkered past leads him to a last-chance position with a last-chance team
Caddyshack by Harold Ramis( visu )
14 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 2,118 libraries worldwide
The greenkeeper is about to start World War III--against a gopher. The judge plays to win but his nubile niece has her mind set on scoring her way
Excalibur by John Boorman( visu )
20 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and French and held by 2,050 libraries worldwide
The legends of King Arthur live in the last great battle between magic and reality
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner( visu )
28 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 1,991 libraries worldwide
Sent to protect a US outpost on the desolate frontier, Lt. John Dunbar finds himself alone in the vast wilderness. Befriending the very people he's sent to protect the outpost from, the Sioux Indians, Dunbar slowly comes to revere those he once feared. But when the encroaching US Army threatens to overrun the Sioux, he is forced to make a choice, one that will forever change his destiny and that or a proud and defiant nation
Mississippi burning by Alan Parker( visu )
21 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 1,899 libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the investigation of the murders of three civil rights workers in 1964 Mississippi
Hannah and her sisters by Woody Allen( visu )
22 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 1,544 libraries worldwide
A look at three sisters and the relationship they have with one another, and with the men in their lives
The Terminator by James Cameron( visu )
16 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 1,502 libraries worldwide
In 2029, giant super-computers dominate the planet and to destroy man's future by changing the past, they send an indestructible cyborg, a Terminator, back in time to kill a woman whose unborn son will become mankind's only hope. Can Sarah Connor protect herself from this unstoppable menace?
Henry V by William Shakespeare( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,468 libraries worldwide
"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
Arthur ( visu )
12 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 1,253 libraries worldwide
Arthur Bach is very, very rich, and he's next in line for three-quarters of a billion dollars. He stands to lose his inheritance--and a life in the lush style to which he is accustomed--if he doesn't marry the most boring blonde on Long Island within thirty days. Unfortunately, Arthur has just discovered the girl of his dreams
The Great Santini by Pat Conroy( visu )
11 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 1,223 libraries worldwide
A tough career Marine fighter pilot, disappointed that he has no war to fight, runs his household like a boot camp to the great distress of his emotionally-torn adolescent son
The purple rose of Cairo by Woody Allen( visu )
31 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,219 libraries worldwide
Cecilia is a poor waitress in a dumpy New Jersey diner who goes to movies to escape the realities of the Depression era life. Her favorite is "The purple rose of Cairo." When the leading man suddenly walks off the screen to meet her, Cecilia finds herself falling for him -- until she meets the real actor who plays him
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven( visu )
27 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 1,194 libraries worldwide
When a good cop gets blown away by some ruthless criminals, innovative scientists and doctors are able to piece him back together as an unstoppable crime-fighting cyborg called "Robocop." Impervious to bullets and bombs, and equipped with high-tech weaponry, Robocop quickly makes a name for himself by cleaning up the crime-ridden streets of violence-ravaged Detroit. But despite his new, hardened exterior, Robocop is tormented by scraps of memory of his former life, and relives vivid nightmares of his own death at the hands of the vicious killers. Now he is out to seek more than just justice-- he wants revenge
Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen( visu )
17 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 1,192 libraries worldwide
An idelistic filmmaker is offered the chance to make a fluff film about an egotistical TV producer. The TV producer's ex-mistress is about to reveal his past misdeeds
Zelig by Woody Allen( visu )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,189 libraries worldwide
This spoof of documentary films stars Woody Allen as Leonard Zelig, the famous "Chameleon Man" of the 1920's, whose personality was so vague he would assume the characteristics of whomever he came into contact with. Filmed in black-and-white, the movie simulates the look of a newsreel, complete with stentorian narration
Three amigos by John Landis( visu )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,157 libraries worldwide
The Three Amigos, a silent screen comedy act, arrive in a remote Mexican hamlet for what they think is a lucrative personal appearance, only to discover that they are expected to save the village from a terrorizing gang of bandits
Eight men out ( visu )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,134 libraries worldwide
Gangsters corrupt a team of ballplayers, opening the eyes of the country to the humanity of the people in the national sport
The unbearable lightness of being by Philip Kaufman( visu )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 1,134 libraries worldwide
Set in Czechoslovakia in the 1960's, the story revolves around a young doctor who has a way with women and an aversion to politics. He suddenly finds himself caught up in his country's political turmoil and in a crisis of commitment with the women in his life
Radio days by Woody Allen( visu )
19 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 1,009 libraries worldwide
A look back at radio from the late 1930s to the mid-1940s, focusing on an extended Jewish family, all avid radio listeners, and on a young woman who eventually succeeds as a radio gossip columnist
Platoon by Oliver Stone( visu )
19 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 985 libraries worldwide
Follows young Chris Taylor who arrives in Vietnam and quickly discovers that his worst enemies are not just the Viet Cong, but gnawing fear, physical exhaustion, and the anger growing within himself
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity American International Pictures (Firm)

controlled identity MCEG Sterling Incorporated

Orion
Orion (Firm : New York, N.Y.)
Orion Pictures Corporation.
Orion Pictures International.
Languages
English (369)
French (3)
German (1)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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