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Most widely held works by Columbia Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Talladega nights. The ballad of Ricky Bobby ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
NASCAR sensation Ricky Bobby is a racing hero because of his "win at all costs" approach. He and his loyal racing partner, childhood friend Cal Naughton Jr., are a fearless duo. Dubbed "Shake" and "Bake" by their fans, the two have the ability to finish so many races in the #1 and #2 positions, with Cal always in second place. When flamboyant French Formula One driver Jean Girard challenges Ricky and Cal for the supremacy of NASCAR, Ricky must face his own demons and fight Girard for the right to be known as racing's top driver.
Mr. Smith goes to Washington ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Naive and idealistic Jefferson Smith, leader of the Boy Rangers, is appointed to the United States Senate on a lark by the spineless governor of his state. He is reunited with the state's senior senator--presidential hopeful and childhood hero, Senator Thomas Paine. In Washington, however, Smith discovers many of the shortcomings of the political process as his earnest goal of a national boys' camp leads to a conflict with the state political boss, Jim Taylor. Taylor first tries to corrupt Smith and then later attempts to destroy Smith through a scandal.
The new centurions ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
While attending law school, a young man decides to join the Los Angeles Police Department, changing his life forever.
Breakout ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Nick Colton (Bronson), a reckless pilot hopes to rescue imprisoned Jay Wagner (Robert Duvall) who was framed by Harris Wagner (John Huston).
Easy rider ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Two motorcyclists embark on a coast-to-coast odyssey in search of the real U.S. They encounter hippies and prostitutes, make friends with an alcoholic small town lawyer, take drugs, and are harassed and attacked by rednecks.
The garment jungle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
On the mean streets of the garment district in New York City, Alan Mitchell discovers that the dress business owned by his father is being controlled by the mob.
The last hurrah ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Frank Skeffington, the political boss of a New England town, fights his last campaign. This flavorful melodrama is based on Edwin O'Connor's novel of politics, loosely patterned after the life of Boston's Mayor Curley.
Eyes of Laura Mars ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
A fashion photographer "witnesses" a series of bizarre murders, involving people she knows, in her mind's eye as if through the lens of her camera. When a detective notices a striking simularity between her work and classified police crime sceen photos he works to unravel the connection.
California suite ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Five couples have come to the famous Beverly Hills Hotel for diverse reasons, but all must confront some rather amusing personal dilemmas.
The Anderson tapes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
After ten years in jail, Duke Anderson heads for the luxurious apartment of his friend, Ingrid Everleigh, where he conceives the idea of robbing the entire building. With the aid of the syndicate, Duke recruits the best burglars in town. But what he doesn't know is that each detail of the robbery is secretly recorded by electronic "bugs" planted throughout the building.
Gloria ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Gloria, a tough ex-gun moll, reluctantly protects a Puerto Rican boy, Phil, whose parents have been killed by the mob. Fleeing with Phil through the streets of New York City, Gloria tires of running from the mob and confronts them.
Here comes Mr. Jordan ( Visual )
in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A young prizefighter, killed in a plane crash because of a mix-up in heaven, returns to life in the body of a murdered millionaire.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A farcical retelling of the legend of King Arthur, the Knights of the Round Table and the quest for the Holy Grail.
Bell, book and candle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A publisher slowly becomes aware that his new girl friend is a witch.
The ugly truth Kadın aklı erkek aklı ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Turkish and held by 1 library worldwide
Abby bir erkekte çok fazla şey arayan başarılı bir sabah programı yapımcısıdır. Mike ise programın kaba saba yıldızıdır ve erkeklerin sadece tek bir şey istediklerini çok iyi bilmektedir.
Les misérables Los miserables ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Liam Neeson estelariza como Jean Valjean, un convicto despiadado que se transforma por un solo acto de piedad. Uma Thurman es Fantine, la prostituta vulnerable que ruega a Valjean criar a su único hijo, Cosette (Claire Danes). Y el ganador del Óscar Geoffrey Rush (Mejor actor, Shine 1996) es un ambicioso gendarme determinado a regresar a Valjean a la prisión" -- Envase.
Cat Ballou ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
When Frankie Ballou refuses to sell his land to a greedy railroad company, they commission a noseless and ruthless killer to gun him down. When her father is killed, Catherine 'Cat' Ballou, decides to seek revenge against the railroad herself.
30 Days of Niht 30 Gün Gece ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Turkish and held by 1 library worldwide
Alaska'nın tek tük ziyaretçisi olan küçük bir kasabasında 30 gün gece olması son derece doğal bir doğa olayıdır ta ki kana susamış soluk benizli bir kaç vampir kasabaya gelene kadar...
William Wyler's The collector ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A mild-mannered butterfly collector takes a turn to the sinister when he "collects" a new specimen, a beautiful woman.
William Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton star as Katharina and Petruchio in William Shakespeare's comic look at male chauvinism and women's lib. When Petruchio, a poverty-stricken gentleman from Verona, seeks a rich wife in Padua, he winds up with Katharina, a self-willed shrew. Their honeymoon is a major war of wit and invective. But when the newlyweds return to Padua, Petruchio wagers that his Kate is now the most obedient of wives. Kate helps Petruchio win his bet, but she shows she has found a better way to dominate her mate.
Automobile racing Automobile racing drivers Burglary California--Beverly Hills California--Los Angeles Caper films Clothing trade Comedy films Conflict of generations Drama Electronic surveillance Escapes Ex-convicts False imprisonment Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Film noir Gangsters Hallucinogenic drugs Hippies Horror films Hotels Interpersonal relations Mafia Middle-aged women Motorcyclists Murder NASCAR (Association) New England New York (State)--New York O'Connor, Edwin Organized crime Photographers Police Political corruption Political films Politicians Puerto Rican children Sanders, Lawrence,--1920-1998 Social history Sports films Sports rivalries Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Violence Violent crimes