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Paramount Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,651 works in 3,049 publications in 3 languages and 130,382 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  War films  Sources 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Publications by Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Most widely held works by Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Shane by George Stevens( visu )
14 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 3,029 libraries worldwide
A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
The great Gatsby by Jack Clayton( visu )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 2,410 libraries worldwide
In 1920s Long Island, a mysterious American millionaire's efforts to recapture the sweetheart of his youth result in tragedy
Harold and Maude by Hal Ashby( visu )
12 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 1,786 libraries worldwide
A young man obsessed with death falls in love with a 79-year-old woman
The Godfather by Mario Puzo( visu )
36 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 1,784 libraries worldwide
The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
An officer and a gentleman by Taylor Hackford( visu )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 1,746 libraries worldwide
A timeless tale of romance, friendship, and growth. Loner Zack Mayo enters Officer Candidate School to become a Navy pilot and in thirteen weeks he learns the importance of discipline, love and friendship. Rated R
Chinatown by Roman Polanski( visu )
16 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and held by 1,676 libraries worldwide
Los Angeles private eye Jake Gittes is approached by a mysterious woman who wishes to have her husband investigated. As the case unfolds, though, he discovers it to be much more complex and dangerous than he had expected, involving politics, powerful men, and terrible family secrets
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 1,634 libraries worldwide
Francis Ford Coppola's vision of man's heart of darkness revealed through the peculiar madness of the Vietnam War
Reds by Warren Beatty( visu )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 1,604 libraries worldwide
The true story of the love affair of John Reed, American Communist, journalist and activist and Louise Bryant, writer and feminist
A place in the sun by George Stevens( visu )
7 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 1,564 libraries worldwide
George Stevens' stunning adaptation of Theodore Dreiser's An American tragedy garnered six Academy Awards and guaranteed immortality for screen lovers Montgomery Clift and Elizabeth Taylor. Clift is a poor young man determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of beautiful socialite Elizabeth Taylor. Shelley Winters plays the factory girl whose dark secret threatens Clift's professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, Clift is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
Ordinary people by Robert Redford( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 1,564 libraries worldwide
An examination of a wealthy family's deterioration after the death of the eldest son in a boating accident
Jimmy Neutron, boy genius by John A Davis( visu )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 1,524 libraries worldwide
Aliens abduct all adults; genius Jimmy and his friends build an interstellar spacefleet and rescue them, and get home in time for dinner
Star trek IV the voyage home by Leonard Nimoy( visu )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 1,449 libraries worldwide
Kirk and his crew time travel back to 1986 San Francisco where they encounter the alien life of punk, pizza, and exact-change buses while trying to capture two almost-extinct humpback whales to take back with them to the 23rd century
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom by Steven Spielberg( visu )
18 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and German and held by 1,259 libraries worldwide
The adventuresome archaeologist sets out to find the famous Ankara Stone and thus save hundreds of children who've been enslaved by a mysterious Indian cult
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( visu )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
Indiana Jones is a bullwhip-cracking archeologist assigned by the U.S. Government to find the mystically empowered Ark of the Convenant before the Nazis can obtain it for their own evil use
Not for ourselves alone the story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony by Ken Burns( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,150 libraries worldwide
Presents the history of women's suffrage in the United States through the dramatic, often turbulent friendship of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan Anthony. Part 1 covers the years from their youth up to the establishment of the National Woman Suffrage Association in 1868. Part 2 spans the period from 1868 to the passage in 1919 of the 19th amendment to the Constitution which gave women the vote
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
Dexter is back with a new take on taking life. He is ready to put the past behind him until a high-profile case sides him with powerful Assistant DA Miguel Prado, and the pressure might be too great for even Dexter to hack. Includes
The West by Ken Burns( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,075 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the history of the American West, starting with the first European explorations and ending with the beginning of the 20th century. Examines the impact of the white settlers on the lives of the Native Americans and the land. Also discusses the Gold Rush, the Civil War, the building of the transcontinental railroad, the battle of Little Bighorn, and the massacre at Wounded Knee
Next by Lee Tamahori( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,058 libraries worldwide
Las Vegas showroom magician Cris Johnson has a secret which torments him. He can see a few minutes into the future. Sick of the examinations he underwent as a child and the interest of the government and medical establishment in his power, he lies low in Vegas under an assumed name. There, he performs cheap tricks and lives off small-time gambling "winnings." But when a terrorist group threatens to detonate a nuclear device in Los Angeles, government agent Callie Ferris must use all her wiles to capture Cris and convince him to help her stop the cataclysm
Serpico by Sidney Lumet( visu )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 1,057 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of the true story of a young New York police officer refuses to extort money from criminals as the other officers do. His fellow police officers turn against him when he seeks to expose the situation during a grand jury investigation
The sons of Katie Elder by Henry Hathaway( visu )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 1,048 libraries worldwide
The story of the hopes and aspirations Katie Elder has for her four sons
 
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English (198)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
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