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Warner Home Video (Firm)

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Works: 16,989 works in 33,731 publications in 8 languages and 2,349,702 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Interviews  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher, Producer, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Warner Home Video (Firm)
Publications by Warner Home Video (Firm)
Most widely held works by Warner Home Video (Firm)
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( visu )
55 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 6,335 libraries worldwide
When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone by J. K Rowling( visu )
35 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 6,070 libraries worldwide
Harry Potter, an orphaned child that has spent the first ten years of his life living under the stairs of his aunt and uncle's house, is invited to join the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. He learns his destiny lies in the realm of magic and fantasy
Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( visu )
42 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 5,387 libraries worldwide
Harry, Ron and Hermione, now teenagers, return for their third year at Hogwarts. There they are forced to face escaped prisoner Sirius Black, who poses a great threat to Harry. In addition to new experiences, Harry must overcome the threats of Dementors, outsmart a werewolf, and finally deal with the truth about Sirius and his relationship with his parents. Harry and friends master advanced magic classes, cross time barriers, and change the course of more than one life
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming( visu )
49 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 4,870 libraries worldwide
Scarlett O'Hara is the daughter of a wealthy southern plantation owner. Ashley is the love of her life, but he is going to marry his cousin Melanie Hamilton. At a barbecue at Twelve Oaks, Scarlett meets Rhett Butler. News of the Civil War starting arrives at the barbecue. As the war continues, Scarlett becomes a widow, all while still pining for Ashley. After the war, Scarlett travels to her family's plantation only to find it in ruins, with no food, animals and her mother dead. Later, Rhett courts Scarlett and they get married and have a daughter, Bonnie. When Bonnie dies, Rhett goes mad. Then Melanie dies. Rhett feels that Scarlett will go to Ashley to be with him. Not understanding Scarlett's intentions, Rhett walks out on Scarlett
Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( visu )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 4,819 libraries worldwide
Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragon learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
Blade runner by Ridley Scott( visu )
83 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 4,805 libraries worldwide
Rick Deckard prowls the steel-and-microchip jungle of 21st-century Los Angeles. He's a "blade runner" stalking genetically-made criminal replicants. His assignment: kill them. Their crime: wanting to be human. This new version omits Deckard's voiceover narration, develops in slightly greater detail the romance between Deckard and Rachel, and removes the "uplifting" finale
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( visu )
49 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in English and held by 4,648 libraries worldwide
Entering Casablanca is easy, getting out is much harder, especially if your name is on the Nazis' most-wanted list. At the top of the list is Czech Resistance leader Victor Laszlo, whose only hope is Rick Blaine, a cynical American who sticks his neck out for no one - especially Victor's wife Ilsa, the ex-lover who broke his heart. So when Ilsa offers herself in exchange for Laszlo's safe transport out of the country, the bitter Rick must decide what's more important
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( visu )
25 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 4,632 libraries worldwide
After finally catching serial killer and occult 'sorcerer' Lord Blackwood, legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson can close yet another successful case. After his execution, Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again. Contending with Watson's new fiancée and the dimwitted head of Scotland Yard, the determined detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit, and black magic, not to mention the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler
A streetcar named Desire by Tennessee Williams( visu )
36 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and held by 4,587 libraries worldwide
After being exiled from her hometown of Auriol, Mississippi for seducing a seventeen-year-old boy at the school where she taught English, Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister Stella Kowalski and her Stella's husband Stanley. Stanley, both repulsed by and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money. He sets about discovering everything else he can about her past, and tension between Blanche and Stanley is further intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies
The color purple by Alice Walker( visu )
40 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and German and held by 4,422 libraries worldwide
The heart-wrenching story of a young black girl in the early 20th century who's forced into a brutal marriage and separated from her sister
Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets by J. K Rowling( visu )
52 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 4,368 libraries worldwide
Cars fly, trees fight back and a mysterious elf comes to warn Harry Potter at the start of the second year of his amazing journey into the world of wizardry. This year at Hogwarts, spiders talk, letters scold and Harry's own unsettling ability to speak to snakes turns his friends against him. From dueling clubs to rogue Bludgers, it's a year of adventure and danger when bloody writing on a wall announces: The Chamber of Secrets has been opened. To save Hogwarts will require all of Harry, Ron and Hermione's magical abilities and courage
Batman by Tim Burton( visu )
42 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 4,268 libraries worldwide
Batman faces the Joker for the first time
One flew over the cuckoo's nest by Miloš Forman( visu )
41 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,159 libraries worldwide
The story of a man whose rebelliousness pits him against the head nurse of a mental ward and the full spectrum of institutional repression
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg( visu )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 4,077 libraries worldwide
When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( visu )
31 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 4,006 libraries worldwide
Three prestigious Las Vegas casinos. More than $160 million. Danny Ocean and his 10-man handpicked team of grifters and conmen are ready to carry out the most elaborate casino heist in history, and they just might get away with it
2001, a space odyssey by Stanley Kubrick( visu )
38 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 3,962 libraries worldwide
A science fiction film which moves from the pre-historic birth of intelligence toward the emergence of man as pure thought somewhere in the future
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by David Yates( visu )
25 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 3,955 libraries worldwide
"Lord Voldemort has returned, but the ministry of Magic is doing everything it can to keep the wizarding world from knowing the truth. They appoint Ministry official Dolores Umbridge as the new Defense Against the Dark Arts professor at Hogwarts. When Umbridge refuses to teach practical defensive magic, Ron and Hermione convince Harry to secretly train a select group of students for the wizarding war that lies ahead. A terrifying showdown between good and evil awaits"--Container
The Shawshank redemption by Frank Darabont( visu )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 3,855 libraries worldwide
"Red" Redding is a lifer who knows the ropes at Maine's Shawshank State Prison. New inmate Andy Dufresne is a quiet banker, unjustly convicted of murder. Andy's indomitable will earns Red's friendship and his resourcefulness brings hope and change to the entire prison. Andy is full of surprises--and he saves his best surprise for last
Amadeus by Miloš Forman( visu )
34 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 3,724 libraries worldwide
Adapted from Shaffer's play, the film presents the life of Antonio Salieri, a mediocre 18th century Viennese composer obsessed with and jealous of the musical genius of the age, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
March of the penguins by Luc Jacquet( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 3,722 libraries worldwide
"Every year, thousands of Antarctica's emperor penguins make an astonishing journey to breed their young. They walk - marching day and night in single file 70 miles into the darkest, driest and coldest continent on Earth ... Breathtaking photography captures the transcendent beauty and staggering drama of devoted parent penguins who, in the fierce polar winter, take turns guarding their egg and trekking to the ocean in search of food. Predators hunt them, storms lash at them. But the safety of their adorable chicks makes it all worthwhile."--Container
 
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