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Paramount Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,371 works in 3,100 publications in 4 languages and 125,429 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Children's television programs  Animated television programs  Motion pictures  Film adaptations  Children's films  Action and adventure television programs  History  Animated films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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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 )
16 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 2,929 libraries worldwide
A drifter and retired gunfighter comes to the assistance of a homestead family who are being terriorized by an aging cattleman and his hired guns
Harold and Maude by Hal Ashby( visu )
12 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 1,770 libraries worldwide
A young man obsessed with death falls in love with a 79-year-old woman
An officer and a gentleman by Taylor Hackford( visu )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 1,769 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 )
20 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and held by 1,729 libraries worldwide
"The plot is a labyrinth of successive revelations having to do with Los Angeles water reserves, land rights, fraud and intra-family hanky-panky, climaxing in Los Angeles's Chinatown on a street that seems no more mysterious than Flatbush Avenue."--The New York Times, reviewed by Vincent Canby
Ordinary people by Robert Redford( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 1,663 libraries worldwide
An examination of a wealthy family's deterioration after the death of the eldest son in a boating accident
A place in the sun by George Stevens( visu )
7 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 1,651 libraries worldwide
A poor young man is determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of a beautiful socialite. A factory girl has dark secret that threatens his professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, he is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
50 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 1,636 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
Reds by Warren Beatty( visu )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 1,630 libraries worldwide
The story of the love affair of John Reed and Louise Bryant in a war-torn world and how the Russian revolution shook their lives
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 1,543 libraries worldwide
Francis Ford Coppola's stunning vision of man's heart of darkness revealed through the peculiar madness of the Vietnam War
Jimmy Neutron, boy genius by John A Davis( visu )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,471 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
Beverly Hills cop by Martin Brest( visu )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 1,420 libraries worldwide
Axel Foley is a brash, street smart Detroit detective who follows the trail of a friend's murderer to the posh surroundings of Beverly Hills. And before Axel gets his man, he gets up to his neck in an international network of smugglers and drug peddlers
Star trek, the original series by Gene Roddenberry( visu )
49 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 1,385 libraries worldwide
Captain Kirk leads his crew to peacefully explore new worlds
Star trek IV the voyage home by Leonard Nimoy( visu )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 1,298 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
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 1,224 libraries worldwide
Presents the history of women's suffrage through the dramatic, often turbulent friendship between Elizabeth Stanton and Susan Anthony who were born into a world ruled entirely by men. By the time their lives were over, they had changed for the better the lives of a majority of American citizens. This final segment of a 2-part presentation covers the years from the establishment of the National Woman Suffrage Association in 1868 to the passage of the 19th amendment to the Constitution in 1919 which gave women the vote
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,158 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
Serpico by Sidney Lumet( visu )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of a true story where 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
Next by Lee Tamahori( visu )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,098 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
Dora the explorer by Chris Gifford( visu )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
Find out where things go when they get lost. The Lost City is a mysterious place that no one has ever found before. Dora and Boots race to recover their lost treasures. Boots loves to squeeze his new bath toy, but when he squeezes too hard, he can't find Squeaky. Boots and Dora have to go to Gooey Geyser to get him back. Pre-schoolers will learn Spanish language, mathematical, visual and spatial skills, plus other learning and problem solving skills
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom by Steven Spielberg( visu )
20 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,080 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
The West by Ken Burns( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,074 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the history of the American West beginning before the European settlers and continuing into the 20th century. Includes the peoples, the wagon trains, the Gold Rush, the Civil War, the transcontinental railroad and the destruction of the buffalo, wars against the Indians, settlers in the West, the Wounded Knee massacre, and beginnings of the new West
 
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English (265)
Spanish (4)
French (1)
German (1)
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