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Touchstone Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 348 works in 985 publications in 3 languages and 89,289 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Legal films  Teen films  Action and adventure films  Case studies  Biography  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Publisher, Producer, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
Publications by Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
Most widely held works by Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
Pretty woman by Garry Marshall( visu )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 2,773 libraries worldwide
Corporate mogul hires a prostitute to be his companion for a week
O brother, where art thou? by Joel Coen( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 2,446 libraries worldwide
This hilarious offbeat road picture is loosely based on Homer's "Odyssey". Three escaped chain gang convicts have to travel home to try and recover buried loot from a bank heist. Along the way they meet up with some strange characters, and encounter country music events. This comedy with leave you laughing at every outrageous and surprising twist and turn
Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir( visu )
23 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 2,365 libraries worldwide
English professor John Keating, who, in an age of crew cuts, sport coats and cheerless conformity, inspires his students to live life to the fullest, exclaiming ... "Carpe Diem, lads! Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary!" The charismatic teacher's emotionally charged challenge is met by his students with irrepressible enthusiasm -- changing their lives forever
Como agua para chocolate Like water for chocolate by Alfonso Arau( visu )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 2,363 libraries worldwide
Romantic fantasy set in the early 20th century about a young couple blocked from marrying by the demands of her cold and selfish mother. To be near his love the young man marries her sister, and she expresses her passion for him through her cooking
Pearl Harbor by Michael Bay( visu )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,983 libraries worldwide
The story of two friends who join the military during World War II and the attack on Pearl Harbor, and fall in love with the same Army nurse
The Royal Tenenbaums by Wes Anderson( visu )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,958 libraries worldwide
Widescreen. Three grown prodigies, all with a unique genius of some kind, and their mother are staying at the family household. Their father, Royal, had left them long ago, but now returns to make things right with his family
The horse whisperer by Robert Redford( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 1,888 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Grace MacLean and her friend Judith go horseback riding in upstate New York on a winter morning, but their horses lose their footing on ice and slide onto a road, where Judith and her horse are killed by a jackknifing truck. Grace has her right leg amputated, and the frightening incident leaves a lasting trauma not only on Grace but also on her horse, Pilgrim. Grace's mother seeking Grace's recovery, feels there's a link between her crippled, embittered daughter and Pilgrim's behavior. Learning about a horse trainer with a special gift, she takes Grace and Pilgrim to Montana where horse whisperer Tom Booker lives on a ranch with his family
A civil action by Steven Zaillian( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 1,853 libraries worldwide
A high-priced personal injury attorney takes on a case that becomes an epic legal battle ... one that may cost him his career, reputation and all that he owns
The insider by Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)( visu )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 1,840 libraries worldwide
When former executive Jeffrey Wigand is fired by his employer, one of the largest tobacco companies in America, Wigand agrees to become a paid consultant for a story by veteran 60 minutes producer Lowell Bergman, regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations and more
Beloved by Toni Morrison( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 1,810 libraries worldwide
After Paul D. finds his old slave friend Sethe in Ohio and moves in with her and her daughter Denver, a strange girl comes along by the name of "Beloved". Sethe & Denver take her in and then strange things start to happen
Tuesdays with Morrie by Thomas Rickman( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 1,690 libraries worldwide
This made-for-TV movie tells the story of an old man, professor of sociology, Morrie Schwartz, who is dying from ALS. He tells a former student, Mitch Albom, about dying, living and what's important in life
What about Bob? by Frank Oz( visu )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 1,637 libraries worldwide
Bob Wiley, a troubled but lovable therapy patient, seeks help from noted psychiatrist Dr. Leo Marvin. When the doctor leaves town to go on a quiet family vacation, Bob, afraid of being alone, follows--showing up unexpectedly at the therapist's lakeside retreat. Bob becomes the houseguest that just won't leave
10 Things I Hate about You by Gil Junger( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,505 libraries worldwide
Cameron falls for the most beautiful girl in school. However, she is forbidden to date until the most hated girl in school, her ill-tempered older sister, goes out too. Cameron singles out the only guy who could possibly be a match for Kat: a mysterious bad-boy with a nasty reputation of his own
High fidelity by Stephen Frears( visu )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,503 libraries worldwide
Rob Gordon's record store is semi-failing, and his long-time girlfriend has just walked out on him. In order to figure out where things went wrong, he examines his past relationships with other women
The color of money by Martin Scorsese( visu )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 1,338 libraries worldwide
"The Color of Money" is a decades-later sequel to "The Hustler." 25 years on, Fast Eddie is now a nattily dressed, silver-haired liquor salesman working the Midwest in his white Cadillac. His neat mustache and smiling deviltry are also employed in his other profession--stake horse to up and coming pool hustlers. One night he sees a kid playing who is so good that Eddie's laboriously buried memories are stirred. Vincent and his girlfriend Carmen have been working minor-league hustles, but with Eddie's help, all three could jump straight into the world of big-money pool, and an upcoming 9-ball tournament in Atlantic City. First, however, Vincent must learn to put the making of money above every other consideration, lure, and temptation in the pool hall. In the process, Eddie and Vincent's relationship erupts into a battle of passion vs. practicality, game theory vs. psychological warfare, where knowledge of human nature is trumps
Unbreakable by M. Night Shyamalan( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,281 libraries worldwide
The sole survivor of a terrible train wreck, David Dunn, a security guard, is contacted by Elijah Price, a mysterious stranger who tries to convince David that he has a special gift
Father of the bride by N Meyers( visu )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 1,253 libraries worldwide
While George Banks is trying to recapture his youth his daughter and wife announce they are pregnant
Rushmore by Wes Anderson( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,240 libraries worldwide
A gifted, rebelious teenager at Rushmore Academy falls for a teacher and plans to erect an aquarium in her honor, however he finds himself competing with his friend for her affections
Kundun by Martin Scorsese( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 1,224 libraries worldwide
En 1937 un niño tibetano es elegido por un grupo de monjes para representar a su pueblo y convertirse en el decimocuarto Dalai Lama, la más alta figura del budismo en el Tibet. El sistema es expeditivo: el niño, de dos años, es arrebatado a su familia y llevado al palacio de Potala para ser educado y preparado para asumir el liderazgo político y espiritual
Phenomenon by Jon Turteltaub( visu )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 1,212 libraries worldwide
A simple, small town garage mechanic who suddenly develops amazing mental abilities must face governmental investigation, scientific scrutiny, and ostracism by even his closest friends. But with the love and support of a young single mother, he is finally able to accept his lot in life
 
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English (183)
Spanish (14)
Turkish (1)
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