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Pathfinder Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 223 works in 264 publications in 7 languages and 7,557 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Juvenile works  Musical films  Romance films 
Roles: fds, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Pathfinder Home Entertainment (Firm)
Publications by Pathfinder Home Entertainment (Firm)
Most widely held works by Pathfinder Home Entertainment (Firm)
Olympia by Leni Riefenstahl( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in German and held by 537 libraries worldwide
pt. 2. The production tends to glorify the young male body and, some say, expresses the Nazi attitude toward athletic prowess. Miss Riefenstahl captures the grace of athletes during field hockey, soccer, bicycling, equestrian, aquatic and gymnastic events. Highlights are the Pentathlon and the Decathlon, which was won by American Glenn Morris; it ends with the triumphant conclusion of the games
Le boucher by Claude Chabrol( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 317 libraries worldwide
In a provincial French town, a sophisticated schoolmistress avoids attachments but strikes up a congenial friendship with the charmingly passionate local butcher, a veteran of Indochina. As a serial killer spreads terror throughout the countryside, the effort of these two people to come back from their emotional islands to some kind of mutual understanding and reality builds from oblique tenderness and humor to shattering tragedy
La femme infidèle by Claude Chabrol( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in French and English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Charles suspects his wife of infidelity. He hires a private detective to watch her, who confirms his worst fears. He plans a confrontation with the younger man, Victor, but too late, Victor's been killed! Now to preserve his lifestyle, Charles must cover it all up and life must seem to go on as before
Les biches by Claude Chabrol( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 217 libraries worldwide
"Socialite Frederique encounters young student Why on the streets of Paris, seduces her and whisks her off to spend winter with the chic crowd in St. Tropez. When architect Paul meets Why, he too charms her and comes between the two lovers. Frederique then seduces Paul out of jealousy, but finds herself feeling real love. Paul and Frederique invite Why to live together with them, resulting in a ménage-à-trois beset by jealousy, madness, and ultimately, murder"--Container
Fish story ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 216 libraries worldwide
A massive comet is five hours from crashing into Earth, impending annihilation. Everyone is doomed. Five strangers are gathered to discuss and resolve the fate of the world in a record store. The song, 'Fish Story' by a nameless '70s band can be heard playing on the record turn table. The back of the album cover reads: 'There is a silent pause during the song. It was put there by the song writers intentionally.' Does this obscure punk song contain the ingredients to save the world?
Straight from the heart ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 212 libraries worldwide
When a famous musician learns that his daughter has fallen in love with one of his students, he sends him away and marries her to another man; when her devoted new husband realizes the degree to which she still loves the other man, he helps her search for him
Que la bête meure by Claude Chabrol( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 195 libraries worldwide
"An astute, beautifully acted study in obsession with a tight and complex screenplay by Paul Gegauff. When his son is killed in a hit and run accident, Charles is determined to take revenge. After a long investigation, a chance meeting introduces him to Paul, whom he suspects murdered his child. He decides to infiltrate his family by faking a love affair with Paul's sister-in-law, only to find that Paul's entire family also despise him. It is through their hatred that he plots his revenge"--container
Zaman l'homme des roseaux ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Arabic and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Zaman and his wife Najma have built their happy life together in a house of reeds. When Najma falls ill, the doctor tells them she needs surgery or some medicine he does not have. Zaman sets off in his boat and journeys to Baghdad for the cure
La rupture ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 139 libraries worldwide
A woman with a checkered past divorces her abusive, drug-addicted husband after he beats up their young son, breaking his leg and giving him a concussion. The husband's wealthy family tries to gain custody of the boy through the courts, but when that fails they hire a man to do whatever it takes to discredit the mother
Nada by Claude Chabrol( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 139 libraries worldwide
French terrorists kidnap the American ambassador, leaving dead and wounded in their wake. Soon they begin quarreling as to his fate, while the police purge suspects in an attempt to destroy the Nada faction. As the violence escalates on both sides, the State and the terrorists are forced to use one another's methods in an increasingly desperate and relentless conflict
Aḥlām ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Arabic and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Presents the true stories of three Iraqi people who endured life in a psychiatric hospital in Baghdad during the Iraq War and then were in the streets after their hospital is decimated. The film was shot in Baghdad in 2004. The Iraqi filmmaker had a camera in one hand and an AK-47 in the other. His crew was beaten and lined up to be shot by insurgents, the 14-year old boom boy was shot in the leg, and someone from the cast was kidnapped. Somehow the footage survived
Kŭrimja sarin Private eye ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in Korean and held by 134 libraries worldwide
1900s, Seoul, Korean Empire. Hong Jin-ho is a down and out detective. He makes his living mostly by catching cheating spouses, until a corpse is discovered in the woods. A rich man's son is dead and the killer must be found. Gwang-soo, a medical student, teams up with Jin-ho to solve the murder. But what they discover is a conspiracy far more evil and sinister than anything they imagined
Das Blaue Licht : eine Berglegende ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Junta is hated by the people of the village who believe she is a witch. Only she can climb the nearby mountains to a cave high up, whence a mysterious blue light glows when the moon is full. Junta is driven out of town and takes to living in the mountains. When she shares the secret of the blue light with one man, he betrays it
Bollywood dreams ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Mili is a middle-class young woman who wishes to be an actress. Muna her best friend, loves Mili but can't tell her. One day, Mili gets her big big break with a famous actor, Rajkamal and he forces his director to sign her for his next movie "Rangeela". During the shooting, Mili gets close to Rajkamal. Munna gets desperate at the thought of losing Mili, so a love triangle begins
Claude Chabrol's Innocents with dirty hands Les Innocents aux mains sales ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in French and English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
A woman plans the murder of her husband with her lover, but when the job is botched, she becomes the only suspect
Juste avant la nuit by Claude Chabrol( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 106 libraries worldwide
"Charles Masson, an advertising executive, is having an affair with Laura, the wife of his best friend, the architect François Tellier. Charles strangles Laura when one of their S&M games goes too far. Dazed, Charles walks out of the borrowed apartment in Paris and soon bumps into François in a nearby bistro. They drive back together to Versailles, where they have beautiful neighboring houses designed by François. The owner of the apartment had seen Laura and Charles together two months earlier, but she does not tell the police on the advice of François. Even though the police do not seem to have any clues to the crime, Charles has a difficult time coping with the situation, and trying to live a normal life with his two children and loving wife Hélène."--Container
Schlock the secret history of American movies ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
The wild no-holds barred independent American filmmakers of the '50s and '60s tell their own story in this critically acclaimed survey of exploitation and sexploitation filmmaking
La decade prodigieuse by Claude Chabrol( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in French and English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Divided into 10 days, the story focuses on the wealthy Van Horns. Orson Welles plays the eccentric tycoon who lives in an Alsatian chateau with his young wife and his adopted son, a sculptor given to hallucinatory fits that cause him to fear he has unknowingly committed murder. Of course, wife and son are having a passionate affair and being blackmailed, which sets in dizzying motion the complex plot
'Til death do us part ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Takes the viewer on a journey with incarcerated battered women, as they relate their stories from first falling in love, through the abuse by their spouses, the murder, trial, parole process, and finally, for one woman, freedom. It was thought in our society that a woman could leave an abusive relationship at any time, but the women in this film prove the contrary. Under the age of 24, isolated from their families, and with virtually no money, they all reached a point where there was a final beating in which the survival instinct prevailed. No one has heard their stories until now
Bicycle bride ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Beena is a rebellious young Indian-American woman whose family still clings to old school beliefs about gender roles and marriage for women. Though she pursues her dreams of freedom, her stern mother has other ideas, including arranging a marriage for her daughter. When Beena meets a man from Sweden, James Dean, she is immediately smitten by his European charm. Will Beena give in to what her cultural heritage says is right, or follow her heart and possibly lose her family?
 
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Alternative Names
Pathfinder Pictures (Firm)
Pathfinder Pictures, LLC
Languages
French (10)
German (7)
English (6)
Arabic (3)
Hindi (3)
Japanese (1)
Korean (1)
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