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American Zoetrope (Firm)

Overview
Works: 152 works in 549 publications in 7 languages and 37,813 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Horror 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 by American Zoetrope (Firm)
Lost in translation by Sofia Coppola( visu )
33 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,025 libraries worldwide
A middle-aged actor and the young 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 2,390 libraries worldwide
In this version of Washington Irving's classic tale, Ichabod Crane is an eccentric investigator sent to Sleepy Hollow to probe a series of murders allegedly committed by a headless horseman
The secret garden by Agnieszka Holland( visu )
24 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,309 libraries worldwide
A young orphan named Mary is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden which was abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of her crippled cousin Colin, and Dickon the country boy, her spirit is gradually 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 2,296 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 )
15 editions published between 720 and 2014 in English and held by 2,061 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 influence by the Cold War paranoia present within the office. Eventually, he comes 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 scarifice his ideals and eventually his family
Marie Antoinette by Sofia Coppola( visu )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,021 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 1,899 libraries worldwide
Rudy is a young lawyer fresh out of college who takes the case of his life. He is the only hope of an elderly couple whose insurance company will not pay for an operation that could save their son's life. Rudy takes on this client in his first case after the head of his law office has to hide because he's wanted by the feds. He must overcome many obstacles inside and outside the courtroom as he attempts to find out what it means to be a lawyer and how far you have to go before you become a sell-out
The beguiled by Sofia Coppola( visu )
6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,320 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
My family = Mi familia by Gregory Nava( visu )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,199 libraries worldwide
A powerful, three-generation epic saga of the Sanchez family as told by the eldest son. From the very beginnings of his father's adventurous 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
The bling ring by Sofia Coppola( visu )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,118 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 Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,033 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 958 libraries worldwide
Actor Johnny Marco is living at the legendary Chateau Marmont hotel in Hollywood. He has a Ferrari to drive around in, and a constant stream of girls and pills to stay in with. Comfortably numbed, Johnny drifts along. Then, his 11-year-old daughter Cleo from his failed marriage arrives unexpectedly at the Chateau. Their encounters encourage Johnny to face up to where he is in life
Don Juan DeMarco by Jeremy Leven( visu )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 938 libraries worldwide
A mental patient that believes he is Don Juan helps change the life of the psychiatrist that's treating him
Paris can wait ( visu )
5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 835 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 )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 738 libraries worldwide
Bickering siblings Darry and Trish are driving home for college break when they make a horrific and bizarre discovery in an old church basement. Break may have to wait as Darry and Trish are relentlessly pursued by The Creeper, a creature who is hell-bent on eating them
Hearts of darkness : a filmmaker's apocalypse by Fax Bahr( visu )
1 edition 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. Includes new documentary on Coppola's new film, Youth Without Youth. Features commentary
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
A young doctor becomes obsessed with death, is led to create a life. But his 'creature,' which is crafted from the bodies of convicts and the brain of a brilliant scientist, is a hideous mockery of humanity. When the creature realizes he will never be accepted by men, he seeks revenge on Dr. Frankenstein and his family
THX 1138 : the George Lucas director's cut ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Like all other drones in the sprawling subterranean technocracy, he has a designation: THX 1138. He's the product of a number-crunching, soul-numbing society. But there's a flaw: He's human and wants out."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
American Zoetrope Filmproduktionsgesellschaft
American Zoetrope filmproduktionsselskab
Zoetrope
アメリカン・ゾエトロープ
美國活動畫片
Languages
English (244)
French (3)
Chinese (2)
German (1)
Turkish (1)
Portuguese (1)
Spanish (1)
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