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Tri-Star Pictures

Overview
Works: 674 works in 2,153 publications in 6 languages and 143,576 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  History  Fantasy films  Sports films  Historical films  Science fiction films 
Roles: prn, Producer, pre, Production personnel, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Tri-Star Pictures
Publications by Tri-Star Pictures
Most widely held works about Tri-Star Pictures
 
Most widely held works by Tri-Star Pictures
Glory by Edward Zwick( visu )
52 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,463 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the first black regiment to fight for the North in the Civil War. Robert Gould Shaw and Cabot Forbes are two idealistic young Bostonians that lead the regiment; Sgt. Maj. John Rawlins is the inspiration who unites the troops; Pvt. Trip is a runaway slave who joins the regiment
Sleepless in Seattle by Nora Ephron( visu )
32 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,072 libraries worldwide
On Christmas Eve, psychologist Marcia Fieldstone asks her radio audience to share their dreams for the holiday season. Eight-year-old Jonah calls in from Seattle, with a wish for his dad to find a new wife. Mom died a year-and-a-half ago. Baltimore Sun reporter Annie Reed also hears the broadcast, when Jonah's architect father Sam gets on the air. Sam talks about the magical moment he met his wife and instantly knew that she was the right one. Despite the fact that she is engaged to Walter, Annie feels drawn to Sam. She's not the only one. Some 2000 women from all across the country send letters to the man they know as "Sleepless in Seattle." Jonah picks Annie's out of the mail, sensing that she is the right one to be his new mother. It takes Sam a little longer to catch on
As good as it gets by James L Brooks( visu )
28 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 2,950 libraries worldwide
Melvin Udall is an obsessive-compulsive novelist with Manhattan's meanest mouth. But when his gay neighbor Simon is hospitalized, Melvin is forced to babysit Simon's dog. And that unexpected act of kindness-- along with waitress Carol Connelly-- helps put Melvin back in the human race
Matilda by Danny DeVito( visu )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,829 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 )
31 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 2,732 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
Jumanji by Joe Johnston( visu )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,666 libraries worldwide
When young Alan Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers, until he is magically transported before the startled eyes of his friend, Sarah, into the untamed jungles of Jumanji! There he remains for 26 years until he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting children. Now a grown man, Alan reunites with Sarah and together with Judy and Peter tries to outwit the game's powerful forces
Steel magnolias by Robert Harling( visu )
19 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,647 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
Hook by Steven Spielberg( visu )
27 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,626 libraries worldwide
Peter Pan said he'd never grow up, but he did. Peter Banning places work before family and has forgotten all about Neverland and the evil Captain Hook until Hook kidnaps the Banning kids. Now Peter must rediscover his youth to save his family
Legends of the fall by Edward Zwick( visu )
35 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,570 libraries worldwide
The story of the Ludlow family of Montana, spanning the first three decades of the 20th century
District 9 by Neill Blomkamp( visu )
22 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 2,469 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
Rudy by David Anspaugh( visu )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 2,342 libraries worldwide
Although people have told Rudy all his life he's not good enough, smart enough or big enough, nothing can stop his impossible dream of playing football for Notre Dame
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( visu )
35 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 2,341 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
The Natural by Barry Levinson( visu )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 2,331 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
Heaven is for real ( visu )
14 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2,282 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
My best friend's wedding by P. J Hogan( visu )
25 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,161 libraries worldwide
Commitment-shy Jules Potter has four days to steal back her best friend Michael before he marries someone else
The mask of Zorro by Antonio Banderas( visu )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,141 libraries worldwide
A sweeping tale of love and horror, tragedy and triumph set against the Spanish conquest of Mexico. After twenty years as the legendary Zorro, Don Diego must transform a troubled drifter into the fearless hero he once was
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein by Kenneth Branagh( visu )
23 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 2,009 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of the classic horror story in which a young doctor creates life. The creature he assembles from the bodies of convicts and the brain of a brilliant scientist soon realizes that he will be rejected by society and goes on a rampage seeking revenge on the doctor who gave him life
The fisher king by Terry Gilliam( visu )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,009 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
Starship troopers by Paul Verhoeven( visu )
23 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,993 libraries worldwide
Courageous soldiers travel to the distant and desolate Klendathu system for the ultimate showdown between the species
Soul surfer by Shi en mai na ma la( visu )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,972 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
 
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Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc Tri-Star Pictures
TriStar Pictures
Languages
English (462)
French (8)
Spanish (6)
Italian (4)
Turkish (1)
Newari (1)
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