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Tri-Star Pictures

Overview
Works: 625 works in 1,913 publications in 6 languages and 133,256 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Sports films  Juvenile works  War films  Fiction  Historical films  Film and video adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Tri-Star Pictures
Publications by Tri-Star Pictures
Most widely held works by Tri-Star Pictures
Glory by Edward Zwick( visu )
47 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,429 libraries worldwide
Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
Sleepless in Seattle by Nora Ephron( visu )
24 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 3,065 libraries worldwide
After hearing a man confess his love for his dearly departed wife on a call-in radio show, a woman falls deeply, inexplicably in love with him. Deciding he is her destiny, she treks across country on a wildly romantic impulse to meet him
As good as it gets by James L Brooks( visu )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 2,968 libraries worldwide
New York City. Melvin Udall, a cranky, bigoted, obsessive-compulsive writer, finds his life turned upside down when neighboring gay artist Simon is hospitalized and his dog is entrusted to Melvin. In addition, Carol, the only waitress who will tolerate him, must leave work to care for her sick son, making it impossible for Melvin to eat breakfast
Matilda by Danny DeVito( visu )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,783 libraries worldwide
With the help of an understanding teacher, Matilda learns you don't have to get mad to get even as she copes with an evil school principal and her dreadful family
Jerry Maguire by Cameron Crowe( visu )
28 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 2,738 libraries worldwide
A sports agent suddenly discovers his scruples and promptly loses his job. But with the help of one loyal colleague and one outrageous client, he learns that loving well is the best revenge
Steel magnolias by Herbert Ross( visu )
18 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,670 libraries worldwide
A young diabetic's decision to have a baby may cost her life. This choice leaves her own mother torn between love and anger, while her loyal friends support her and try to deal with their own feelings
Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg( visu )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,630 libraries worldwide
When Alan Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers until he is magically tranported into the untamed jungles of Jumanji! There he remains for 26 years until he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting and recently orphaned children. Now a grown man, Alan tries to outwit the game's powerful forces in this imaginative adventure that combines breathtaking special effects with an enchanting mixture of comedy, magic and thrills.--summary adapted from container
Legends of the fall by Jim Harrison( visu )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 2,565 libraries worldwide
The story of the Ludlow family of Montana, spanning the first three decades of the 20th century
Hook by Steven Spielberg( visu )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,532 libraries worldwide
A high-flying adventure from the magic of Steven Spielberg, Hook stars Robin Williams as a grown-up Peter Pan and Dustin Hoffman as the infamous Captain Hook
District 9 by Neill Blomkamp( visu )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 2,395 libraries worldwide
Back in the 1980s, a giant spacecraft stalled in the skies over Johannesburg. 1.8 million of the aliens that were aboard were rescued, and placed in a refugee camp--District 9. Over the next 20 years, District 9 became a teeming shantytown like so many others in the developing world. Although there is evidence that the extraterrestrials represent an advanced civilization, their lives on Earth are marked by squalor, dysfunction, and xenophobic hostility. Now, the mass eviction of the aliens is due to commence, overseen by the military/corporate entity MultiNational United. Middle manager Wikus Van De Merwe finds himself in charge, and cannot believe the good luck of his sudden promotion, until events spin out of control, and he realizes he is little more than a pawn in a horrific multinational/intergalactic experiment
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( visu )
30 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 2,355 libraries worldwide
Story of two competing lawyers who join together to sue a prestigious Philadelphia law firm when the firm fires one of them because he has AIDS
Rudy by Angelo Pizzo( visu )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 2,311 libraries worldwide
True story about a young man whose dream has always been to play football for Notre Dame University. Because of his blue-collar background, nobody believes that he can even gain admittance to the school, and his small size will rule out football. But he confounds them all by entering the school and becoming a walk-on player for the team
The natural by Barry Levinson( visu )
22 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 2,302 libraries worldwide
Nothing was going to stop Roy Hobbs from fulfilling his boyhood dream of baseball stardom. As a 14-year old he fashions a baseball bat from an oak tree. He soon impresses major league scouts with his ability. His talent also catches the eye of a sportswriter who eventually becomes instrumental in Hobbs' career. The appearance of a mysterious woman, however, shatters his dream. Years later Hobbs reappears as a rookie for the New York Knights and has an opportunity to share in their race for the pennant
The mask of Zorro by Antonio Banderas( visu )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 2,179 libraries worldwide
The elder Zorro comes out of retirement to train a new Zorro to fight the enemy Montero
Mona Lisa smile by Mike Newell( visu )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 2,166 libraries worldwide
Commitment-shy Jules Potter has four days to steal back her best friend Michael before he marries someone else
Heaven is for real ( visu )
11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,988 libraries worldwide
The true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son's extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world. Colton claims to have visited Heaven during a near death experience. He recounts the details of his amazing journey with childlike innocence and speaks matter-of-factly about things that happened before his birth
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( visu )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,977 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a promising young doctor who, devastated by the death of his mother during child birth, becomes obsessed with bringing the dead back to life. His experiments lead to the creation of a creature which Frankenstein has put together from the remains of corpes. The creature turns into a monster when Dr. Frankenstein rejects him. Sticking close to the original novel, the film guides us through the story of Frankenstein's quest for knowledge, and his creature's search for his "father"
Soul surfer ( visu )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,925 libraries worldwide
Teen surfer Bethany Hamilton loses her arm in a shark attack and courageously overcomes all odds to become a champion again, through her sheer determination and unwavering faith
Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,884 libraries worldwide
Of the famous twelve little girls living in two straight lines, the smallest one is fearless Madeline. But something is not right at the boarding school in Paris run by Miss Clavell: the house next door is now the Spanish Embassy, kind Lady Covington has died, and Lord Covington is busily plotting to sell the school! Madeline springs into action - befriending the lonely Spanish boy next door, refusing to eat a chicken she has personally met, and facing down Lord Covington as he escorts a prospective buyer through the school. Madeline's perceptiveness, courage, and willingness to stick to her principles--along with Miss Clavell's calm reserve--allow everyone to face their fears with similar aplomb, to thus save both the day, and the school
The fisher king by Terry Gilliam( visu )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,787 libraries worldwide
A deejay who finds himself penniless is plucked from disaster by a homeless history professor, who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights and damsels in distress. Together they begin a modern quest for redemption and the Holy Grail
 
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Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc Tri-Star Pictures
TriStar Pictures
Languages
English (378)
French (7)
Spanish (5)
Italian (3)
Turkish (1)
Newari (1)
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