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PolyGram Video (Firm)

Works: 3,704 works in 5,001 publications in 4 languages and 40,686 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Biographical films  Historical films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Distributor, Production personnel, Publisher, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about PolyGram Video (Firm)
Publications by PolyGram Video (Firm)
Most widely held works by PolyGram Video (Firm)
Elizabeth : the Golden Age by Shekhar Kapur( visu )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and French and held by 1,682 libraries worldwide
Queen Elizabeth I must learn to weigh her counsel carefully and ignore her private yearnings if she is to keep her crown--and her head. A thriller of intrigue in the court of one of history's greatest monarchs
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward( visu )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 1,556 libraries worldwide
Four years after Chris and Annie Nielsen lose their children in a traffic accident, Chris himself is killed and finds himself reunited with his children in a beautiful and astonishing afterlife, but Annie commits suicide in despair and is banished to a very different realm. Chris risks his own eternal happiness to find Annie and rescue her from her fate
When we were kings by Leon Gast( visu )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 1,038 libraries worldwide
The untold story of the Rumble in the Jungle. In Zaire, Muhammad Ali created his own destiny. The monumental Ali-Forman fight remains a monument in sports history, showing all the sweat and agony between two all-time heavyweight champions
The Game by David Fincher( visu )
19 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 982 libraries worldwide
A shrewd and successful businessman is given an unexpected birthday gift from his brother that threatens to dismantle everything he has built in his life
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels by Guy Ritchie( visu )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 925 libraries worldwide
A streetwise charmer who loses his friends' money in a rigged game comes up with a plan to make everything come out right, but ends up in a comedy of errors
The big Lebowski by Joel Coen( visu )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 906 libraries worldwide
A man, who comes home one day to find that thugs have broken in and ruined his favorite carpet, vows to get even
Down by law by Jim Jarmusch( visu )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 854 libraries worldwide
A comedy feature about two lowlifes, a small time pimp and an unemployed disc jockey, framed for crimes they didn't commit, who escape from jail with an eccentric Italian tourist. Set in New Orleans and the swamps of Louisiana
The Borrowers by Peter Hewitt( visu )
6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 732 libraries worldwide
The miniature Clock family has lived with the Lenders for years ... the human "beans" just don't know it. Little things keep disappearing and the "Beans" can't figure out that the Clocks are simply "borrowing household items for their own home within the walls." When the evil, scheming lawyer Ocious P. Potter tries to evict the Lenders from their happy home, the Borrowers try to stop him with a little ingenuity. Suddenly, the toaster's a catapult, the measuring tape is an elevator, the dental floss is a backpack, and the lawyer is about to meet his match
The portrait of a lady by Jane Campion( visu )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 703 libraries worldwide
Isabel Archer is a young woman of daring independence and equally fierce desires. But her head-strong innocence is no match for the manipulations of her duplicitous friend Madame Merle and the devious Gilbert Osmond
Fargo by Joel Coen( visu )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and French and held by 549 libraries worldwide
In this drama, which is based on true events, a midwestern policewoman investigates a series of brutal and interconnected crimes. Steadily, she tightens the net on the killers and their accomplices in a kidnapping scheme gone wildly wrong
Cats by Andrew Lloyd Webber( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 538 libraries worldwide
A musical based on Old Possum's book of practical cats by T.S. Eliot
Dead man walking by Tim Robbins( visu )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and French and held by 530 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of convicted killer Matthew Poncelet and Sister Helen Prejean, his spiritual advisor. The journey they undertake in search of the truth is powerful and profound
Carnal knowledge by Mike Nichols( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Examines the sexual triumphs and disasters of two American men as it traces their lives from college days to middle age
Hilary and Jackie by Hilary Du Pré( visu )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
The story of the complex relationship between sisters Jacqueline Du Pré & Hilary Du Pré, two English musical prodigies who led very different lives
Barney's great adventure-- the movie by Polygram Film Entertainment( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 474 libraries worldwide
A trip to Grandpa's farm turns into an incredible journey as Barney and the gang look high and low for a magic egg that's about to hatch something very special
The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert by Stephan Elliott( visu )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
Bernadette, a drag queen, relives her theatrical glory days with two young friends on one wild road trip through rural Australia
River's edge by Tim Hunter( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Based on an actual event, a close-knit group of teenagers discover that one of their own has killed his girlfriend. Emotionally ill-prepared, they struggle to differentiate between friendship and responsibility
Franklin by Paulette Bourgeois( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Franklin's Halloween: Franklin and his friends are planning a Halloween walk to Mr. Mole's "haunted house." Everyone knows that Bear is the bravest, but the question is who's going to be the scaredy-cat. Franklin is afriad that it will be him. Franklin's fort: Franklin and his friends plan to build a fort, but when the others decide to make it a tree fort, Franklin doesn't want to admit that he's afraid of heights
The slobbery hound ( visu )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Young Sir Henry Baskerville is haunted by the family curse, death by hound. As the great detective, Sherlock Holmes, I try to save him in my biggest case ever
Franklin and the secret club ( visu )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
In "Franklin and the secret club," Franklin teaches Porcupine the true meaning of friendship. In "Franklin rides a bike," Franklin learns the meaning of hard practice so that he can ride a bike without training wheels
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English (193)
French (16)
Spanish (2)
Turkish (1)
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