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American Zoetrope (Firm)

Works: 166 works in 583 publications in 9 languages and 38,203 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Historical films  History  Teen films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile delinquency films  Vampire films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: fmp, Originator, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about American Zoetrope (Firm)
Publications by American Zoetrope (Firm)
Most widely held works about American Zoetrope (Firm)
Most widely held works by American Zoetrope (Firm)
Lost in translation by Sofia Coppola( visu )
33 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,990 libraries worldwide
A middle-aged actor and the wife of a photographer meet while on business in Tokyo. They strike up an unusual friendship in the hotel bar that helps them both overcome boredom and loneliness
Sleepy Hollow by Tim Burton( visu )
26 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,389 libraries worldwide
A New York magistrate orders Ichabod Crane to travel to the small town of Sleepy Hollow to investigate two murders. Crane is determined to apprehend the murderous Headless Horseman and prove him to be a flesh-and-blood mortal
The secret garden by Agnieszka Holland( visu )
26 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,299 libraries worldwide
After the sudden death of her parents in India, Mary Lennox is sent 'home' to England, and the Yorkshire estate of a distant relative. Sad and lonely, her only interest lies in a secret garden, abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of local the country boy Dickon and Colin, her guardian's invalid son, Mary's spirit is reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
34 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and held by 2,292 libraries worldwide
15th-century warrior Vlad goes off the fight the Turks. Upon his return, he finds that his wife Elisabeta, hearing he was dead, has killed herself. Maddened by this injustice, Vlad curses God, and becomes the immortal blood-eating fiend known as Count Dracula--for centuries. When English attorney Jonathan Harker journeys to Dracula's castle, the Count sees a photograph of his fiancée, Mina Murray. Dracula's patience has been rewarded--Elisabeta lives again! The Count goes to dastardly lengths to possess Mina, while her best friend Lucy, Lucy's three suitors, and Prof. Abraham Van Helsing all become entangled by Dracula's quest. The modern age is dawning, even in Transylvania. Will the Count triumph, or be relegated to the past?
The good shepherd by Robert De Niro( visu )
16 editions published between 720 and 2014 in English and held by 2,047 libraries worldwide
Edward, the only witness to his father's suicide and a member of the Skull and Bones Society while a student at Yale, is a morally upright young man who values honor and discretion. These are the qualities that help him become recruited for a career in the newly founded Office of Strategic Services (CIA). While working there, his ideals gradually turn to suspicion influenced by the Cold War paranoia present within the office. Eventually, he becomes an influential veteran operative, while his distrust of everyone around him increases. His dedication to his work does not come without a price though, leading him to sacrifice his ideals and eventually his family
Marie Antoinette by Sofia Coppola( visu )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,024 libraries worldwide
" ... portrays the ill-fated child princess who married France's young and indifferent King Louis XVI. Feeling isolated in a royal court rife with scandal and intrigue, Marie Antoinette defied both royalty and commoner by living like a rock star, which served only to seal her fate"--Container
John Grisham's The rainmaker by John Grisham( visu )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,874 libraries worldwide
A rookie lawyer in over his head on a high-profile case hires a feisty paralawyer who specializes in flunking the bar. Their chances of winning are slim to none, until they uncover a trail of corruption
The beguiled by Sofia Coppola( visu )
7 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,361 libraries worldwide
At a girls' school in Virginia during the Civil War, where the young women have been sheltered from the outside world, a wounded Union soldier is taken in. Soon, the house is taken over with sexual tensions, rivalries, and an unexpected turn of events
The odyssey by Andreĭ Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( visu )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,312 libraries worldwide
"Homer's classic epic poem about the hero, Odysseus, and his travels home after the infamous ten year battle of Troy, is brought to the screen. The gods seize the opportunity to make Odysseus and his crew the pawns in their games, forcing Odysseus to take unbelievable detours that add years to his journey home. These detours throw him into conflict with great mythological creatures like Circe, the Cyclops, and Poseidon, and ultimately bring him to Hades himself. Meanwhile, Odysseus' wife, Penelope, worries that her husband is dead and is forced to fight off suitors who want to claim his kingdom. Through all of this Odysseus must keep faith and fight to find his way back home, with only the aid of the goddess Athena."--IMDb
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein by Kenneth Branagh( visu )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in English and held by 1,289 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a promising young doctor who, devastated by the death of his mother during child birth, becomes obsessed with bringing the dead back to life. His experiments lead to the creation of a creature which Frankenstein has put together from the remains of corpes. The creature turns into a monster when Dr. Frankenstein rejects him. Sticking close to the original novel, the film guides us through the story of Frankenstein's quest for knowledge, and his creature's search for his "father."
My family = Mi familia by Gregory Nava( visu )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,189 libraries worldwide
Presents the three-generation saga of the Sanchez family as told by the eldest son. From the beginnings of his father's journey from Mexico to California in the 1920s, to his brother Chucho's tragic rebellion of the 1950s, to the stark realities of modern day, the struggle to live the American dream is sometimes darkened but never diminished for Paco Sanchez and his family
The bling ring by Sofia Coppola( visu )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,111 libraries worldwide
Inspired by actual events, The Bling Ring tells the story of a group of fame-obsessed teenagers living in the suburbs of Los Angeles who use the internet to track celebrities' whereabouts in order to rob their empty homes. Ringleader Rebecca leads the group of misfits including Marc, Nicki, Sam and Chloe on the ultimate heist for designer clothes and jewelry; and what starts out as teenage fun quickly spins out of control
The outsiders by S. E Hinton( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,036 libraries worldwide
Three brothers and their friends are on the poor side of the rich-poor divide in their small town. When members of both groups show signs of friendliness to the other, those who want things to stay the way they are seek to punish the transgressors
The virgin suicides by Sofia Coppola( visu )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 974 libraries worldwide
In the mid-1970s, in a sleepy Michigan community, live the Lisbon sisters, five teenagers whose beauty has bewitched a group of neighborhood boys. Isolated by their over-protective parents, they move like fleeting visions against the suburban landscape, luminous and unattainable. But when school hunk Trip Fontaine convinces Lux Lisbon and her sisters to go to the prom, the boys' romantic fantasies threaten to come true - until they are engulfed in a stunning chain of events that will change their lives forever
Somewhere by Sofia Coppola( visu )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 954 libraries worldwide
Johnny Marco (Stephen Dorff) es un actor de gran éxito cuya vida de excesos y lujo cambia por completo cuando, sin previo aviso, se presenta su hija de once años (Elle Fanning), fruto de un matrimonio fracasado
Don Juan DeMarco by Jeremy Leven( visu )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 901 libraries worldwide
Romantic comedy about an aging psychiatrist and his patient, a young man who claims to be the legendary lover Don Juan
Paris can wait ( visu )
5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 864 libraries worldwide
The wife of a successful movie producer takes a car trip from the south of France to Paris with one of her husband's associates
Jeepers creepers by Victor Salva( visu )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 741 libraries worldwide
Alone on a desolate highway, two homebound teens are nearly run off the road by a dementd tailgater. Later they spot this maniac disposing a body down into a sewer pipe. When they stop to investigate, they realize the horrible mistake they have made. The unspeakable evil maniac now intends to make them his next victims
THX 1138 by George Lucas( visu )
17 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 724 libraries worldwide
"A man whose mind and body are controlled by the government ... makes a harrowing attempt to escape from a world where thoughts are controlled, freedom is an impossibility and love is the ultimate crime."--Container
Hearts of darkness : a filmmaker's apocalypse by Fax Bahr( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
An in-depth and engrossing look into the making of Francis Ford Coppola's epic Apocalypse Now, as filmed by his wife Eleanor
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