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Paramount Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,694 works in 3,079 publications in 3 languages and 130,025 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films 
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 )
15 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 3,018 libraries worldwide
A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
The great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald( visu )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 2,441 libraries worldwide
A story of the idle rich in the 1920's and one man's devotion to a flirtatious waif
Harold and Maude by Hal Ashby( visu )
12 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 1,781 libraries worldwide
A black comedy about a rich, disturbed, young man, fascinated with death and funerals, who has an affair and a series of adventures with an eccentric and independent 80 year-old woman
An officer and a gentleman by Taylor Hackford( visu )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 1,776 libraries worldwide
Zack Mayo enters Officer Candidate School to become a Navy pilot and in 13 weeks learns about discipline, love, and friendship
The Godfather by Mario Puzo( visu )
37 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 1,746 libraries worldwide
The saga of two generations of successive power within the Corleone family continues with the roots and rise of a young Don Vito and the ascension of Michael as the new Don
Chinatown by Roman Polanski( visu )
16 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and held by 1,704 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
Reds by Warren Beatty( visu )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 1,633 libraries worldwide
The true story of the love affair of John Reed, American Communist, journalist and activist and Louise Bryant, writer and feminist
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 1,609 libraries worldwide
Francis Ford Coppola's vision of man's heart of darkness revealed through the peculiar madness of the Vietnam War
Ordinary people by Robert Redford( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 1,583 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 Theodore Dreiser( visu )
7 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 1,576 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
Jimmy Neutron, boy genius by John A Davis( visu )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 1,521 libraries worldwide
Widescreen or full screen. 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 )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 1,430 libraries worldwide
A street-wise Detroit detective pursues his friend's murderer to Beverly Hills where he gets involved in an international network of smugglers and drug peddlers
Star trek IV the voyage home by Leonard Nimoy( visu )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 1,389 libraries worldwide
Captain James T. Kirk and the crew of the Starship Enterprise set out to rescue two humpback whales from San Francisco in the year 1986
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 1,197 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
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 1,192 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 1,132 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 puts him in the sights of powerful Assistant DA Miguel Prado, and the pressure might be too great for even Dexter to hack
Serpico by Sidney Lumet( visu )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 1,102 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of a New York City policeman's attempt to expose corruption within the ranks of the police force
Next by Lee Tamahori( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,092 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
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( visu )
19 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 1,084 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. Includes an interview with George Lucas, Steven Spielberg, and Harrison Ford following the feature film
The sons of Katie Elder by Henry Hathaway( visu )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 1,077 libraries worldwide
The four sons of Katie Elder return home to Texas for her funeral, then set out to avenge their father's death and send the youngest brother to college, but town thugs give them trouble
 
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English (213)
Spanish (3)
German (1)
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