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Touchstone Pictures

Overview
Works: 688 works in 2,734 publications in 9 languages and 191,070 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Historical films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  War films  History  Romantic comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Touchstone Pictures
Publications by Touchstone Pictures
Most widely held works about Touchstone Pictures
 
Most widely held works by Touchstone Pictures
Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir( visu )
55 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,275 libraries worldwide
Robin Williams portrays 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
O brother, where art thou? by Joel Coen( visu )
26 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,391 libraries worldwide
Three escaped convicts from the 1920s are led on an odyssey through the Old South in search of loot stashed at one of their homes. The house is scheduled to be flooded out by a new dam, so time is of the essence
Pearl Harbor by Michael Bay( visu )
41 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,956 libraries worldwide
Two childhood best friends, Rafe and Danny, grow up wanting to fly planes. When Rafe gets the chance to join the Royal Air Force during World War II, he takes it, leaving his new love, Evelyn, a dedicated Navy nurse, and Danny, also a pilot, behind. Danny and Evelyn are transferred separately to the idyllic paradise of Hawaii, where they eventually meet through a connection to Rafe, who has been declared missing. But just as the love triangle begins to get complicated, Dec. 7, 1941 arrives, changing all of their lives forever
Pretty woman by Garry Marshall( visu )
35 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,899 libraries worldwide
A corporate raider pays a gorgeous hooker to be his escort for a business week in Beverly Hills ... and then falls for her. Fifteenth anniversary special edition packed with all-new, never-before-seen bonus features
Who framed Roger Rabbit by Bob Hoskins( visu )
52 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,889 libraries worldwide
Tale of a man, a woman, and a rabbit in a triangle of trouble in a world where cartoons and people live side by side
Good morning, Vietnam by Barry Levinson( visu )
37 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,734 libraries worldwide
Imported by the Army for an early morning radio show in Vietnam, disc jockey Adrian Cronauer blasts the formerly staid, sanitized airwaves with a constant barrage of rapid-fire humor and the hottest hits from back home. The G.I.'s love him, but the brass is up in arms
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( visu )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,727 libraries worldwide
A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th president's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country, and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come
Under the Tuscan sun by Audrey Wells( visu )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,598 libraries worldwide
"Sous le soleil de Toscane suit l'écrivaine Frances Mayes (Lane) en Italie quand une bonne amie lui offre un cadeau spécial: dix jours en Toscane. Une fois rendue, elle est fascinée par la beauté et la chaleur du pays, et achète impulsivement une villa décrépite au charme fou. S'attachant aussitôt à ses nouveaux amis et adoptant d'emblée les traditions locales, elle plonge dans une aventure captivante pleine de surprises, d'humour, d'amitié et d'amour où elle pourra restaurer sa nouvelle maison et retrouver l'espoir d'un nouveau départ."--Containeur
The Help by Tate Taylor( visu )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 2,526 libraries worldwide
In 1960s Mississippi, Skeeter, a southern society girl, returns from college determined to become a writer but turns her friends' lives and a small Mississippi town upside down when she decides to interview the black women who have spent their lives taking care of prominent southern families. Aibileen, Skeeter's best friend's housekeeper, is the first to open up, to the dismay of her friends in the tight-knit black community
Hidalgo by Joe Johnston( visu )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,346 libraries worldwide
The Alamo: Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna
Armageddon by Michael Bay( visu )
37 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,290 libraries worldwide
Due to a shuttle's unfortunate demise in outer space, NASA becomes aware of a doomsday asteroid that is on a collision course with Earth. It seems that the only way to knock it off course is to drill into its surface and detonate a nuclear weapon. But as NASA's under-funded yet resourceful team train the world's best drillers for the job, the social order of the world begins to break down as the information reaches the public and hysteria results
Signs by M. Night Shyamalan( visu )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,222 libraries worldwide
In Bucks County, Pennsylvania, a five-hundred-foot crop circle is found on the farm of Graham Hess, the town's reverend. The circles cause a media frenzy and test Hess's faith as he journeys to find out the truth behind the crop circles
10 Things I Hate about You by Heath Ledger( visu )
22 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 2,189 libraries worldwide
Cameron is the new kid in school who becomes smitten with the beautiful Bianca. But Bianca's overprotective and domineering father forbids Bianca to date unless her older sister Kat, an surly and hostile senior, does. In a bid to get Kat a boyfriend, Cameron sets up a plan to have the school stud, Joey Donnar, bribe Patrick Verona, an outcast senior with a rumor-filled past, to take Kat out on dates so he can go to the school's homecoming dance with Bianca. However, neither Patrick or Kat expect their relationship to lead to something so much more
The Prestige by Christopher Priest( visu )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 2,166 libraries worldwide
Set against the backdrop of turn-of-the-century London. Two magicians share an intense rivalry with each other and leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy. The rivalry is so intense that it will be full of obsession, deceit and jealousy, with both dangerous and deadly consequences. From the time that Robert angier and Alfred Bordon first met, the two were competitors. However, their once friendly competition evolves into battle for each others trade secrets
Open range by Kevin Costner( visu )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 2,050 libraries worldwide
Boss Spearman, a rugged old-timer, free grazes cattle. He and Charley have been partners for ten years. The pair and their employees, Mose and Buttons, are driving their cattle across the West. Mose is attacked and thrown in jail during a visit to a town. The local cattle rancher, Baxter, wants the free grazers off his land and when Boss and Charley retrieve Mose, they are warned that they have until the next day to be out of the area. Charley confesses his past as a killer during the Civil War and strikes up a tentative romance with Sue, the sister of the town doctor
The proposal by Anne Fletcher( visu )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Turkish and held by 2,039 libraries worldwide
High-powered book editor Maggie is everyone's worst nightmare: ruthless, driven, and tactless. When she finds herself faced with deportation back to Canada, she coerces her much younger assistant into marrying her. However, when the government becomes suspicious, they embark upon a charade in order to make the marriage seem legitimate
The Royal Tenenbaums by Wes Anderson( visu )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,026 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
Father of the bride by N Meyers( visu )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 2,025 libraries worldwide
A befuddled father has a hard time letting go of his daughter when she unexpectedly announces her plan to marry
Sweet home Alabama by Andy Tennant( visu )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 2,002 libraries worldwide
Melanie is a successful New York fashion designer who is dating a wealthy socialite. One day he pops the big question and asks Melanie to marry him. Despite her polished uptown image, Melanie grew up poor in the deep South, and as a teenager she married her high school sweetheart. Now Melanie returns to her hometown to tell her parents the news and convince Jake to grant her a divorce. However, the more time she spends with her old flame, the more she feels sparks flying between them again, while she also learns her Eastern affectations don't fly with everyone back home
The horse whisperer by Robert Redford( visu )
24 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,988 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
 
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Languages
English (424)
French (28)
Spanish (8)
Turkish (4)
Italian (3)
Portuguese (2)
Polish (2)
Russian (1)
Chinese (1)
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