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Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation

Overview
Works: 9,031 works in 27,144 publications in 10 languages and 904,190 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Musical films  History  Christmas films 
Roles: prn, Producer, fds, Production personnel, pre, Distributor, Originator, pmn, isb, Publisher, Other, Lyricist, Composer, Defendant
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Titanic by James Cameron( Visual )

111 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 5,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep-sea explorer Brock Lovett has reached the most famous shipwreck of all, the passenger liner Titanic. Emerging with a safe believed to contain a diamond called "The Heart of the Ocean, " he finds that the safe does not hold the diamond but a drawing of a beautiful woman wearing it. When Brock is interviewed on TV, he shows the drawing to the cameras. A 100-year-old woman named Rose Calvert recognizes the woman in the drawing as herself! On a visit to Brock's exploration ship over the wreck, Rose tells her story of the Titanic and its ill-fated voyage. Engaged to the very rich Cal Hockley, she boards the Titanic's first-class suites with him and her mother in Southampton. Winning a lucky poker game, Jack Dawson and his friend Fabrizio, board Titanic in steerage. When Rose attempts to jump off the stern in third class, Jack pulls her back onto the ship. The two instantly bond and Jack is invited to dine in first class the next evening. Rose's mother and Cal try desperately to keep them apart. But on that fateful night, the Titanic collides with an iceberg and begins to sink. Now Rose and Jack must fight to stay alive
Avatar by James Cameron( Visual )

82 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Sully is a former Marine who uses a wheelchair. But despite his broken body, Jake is still a warrior at heart. He is recruited to travel light years to the human outpost on Pandora, where a corporate consortium is mining a rare mineral that is the key to solving Earth's energy crisis. He is given a mission to infiltrate the Na'vi, who have become a major obstacle to mining the precious ore. But a beautiful Na'vi female, Neytiri, saves Jake's life--which changes everything
Independence Day by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

103 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spaceships appear and wonder turns to terror as they attack cities all over the earth
The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )

158 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young novice, uncertain about becoming a nun, becomes governess to seven children of an autocratic ex-naval captain
Home alone by Chris Columbus( Visual )

73 editions published between 1990 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 3,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When eight-year-old Kevin McCallister's family left for vacation, they forgot one minor detail: Kevin!
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

43 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 3,626 WorldCat member 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
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

66 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the dazzlingly futuristic Washington D.C. of 2054, murder has been eliminated. John Anderton presides over the Department of Pre-Crime, wherein three "Pre-Cogs, "--Precognitive humans drifting in a flotation tank, their brain waves tapped by computers--pick up thoughts of premeditated murder and warn the cops, who swoop down and arrest the would-be perpetrators before the killings can take place. Although the Pre-Cogs are never wrong sometimes they disagree. The dissenting Pre-Cog is said to have filed a minority report. If you could outsmart the Pre-Cog system, you would have committed the perfect crime. Bureau director Lamar Burgess tries to shield Anderton from bureaucrats like Danny Witwer of the Justice Department. As the pre-crime strategy prepares to go national, Witwer seems to have doubts about its wisdom--or he is only jealous of its success?
Patton by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

67 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 3,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of General Patton in World War II whose military brilliance was balanced by his inability to deal with the social and political aspects of war, causing him difficulties in his dealings with the War Department
Night at the museum by Ben Stiller( Visual )

39 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry Daley is a divorced father who can't seem to keep a job for more than a week. As a last resort, Larry applies for a job as a night shift security guard at the American Museum of Natural History. However, a seemingly easy job turns out to be an adventure when he finds that an ancient curse causes the "inhabitants" of the museum to come to life at night
Young Frankenstein by Mel Brooks( Visual )

47 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 3,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summoned by a will to his late grandfather's castle in Transylvania, young Dr. Frankenstein soon discovers the scientist's step-by-step manual explaining how to bring a corpse to life. Assisted by the hunchbacked Igor and the curvaceous Inga, he creates a monster who only wants to be loved
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

45 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anakin Skywalker edges closer to the Dark Side, despite the tutelage of Obi-Wan Kenobi. Meanwhile, political intrigue leads to the birth of a powerful clone army
Moulin Rouge! by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

78 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian, an idealistic and impoverished young writer who, newly arrived in Montmartre, is haphazardly inducted into a circle of young bohemians led by Toulouse-Lautrec. A comedy of mistaken identities ensues, quickly enmeshing the young poet in a love triangle involving the unobtainable and consumptive Satine, queen courtesan of the Moulin Rouge, and the foppish Duke of Roxbury, his villainous rival for her affections
Master and Commander : the Far Side of the World by Peter Weir( Visual )

44 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 3,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Napoleonic Wars, a British frigate, the HMS Surprise, and the larger French warship, Acheron, stalk each other off of the coast of South America. Lucky Jack, as he is referred to by his crew, is well regarded by his men, who trust him implicitly, even after the first devastating battle and an apparent personal vendetta against the French captain. The ship's surgeon balances the violence of his chosen life with the quiet demeanor of the scientist. He is the captain's friend and confidant, the two frequently playing violin and cello duets together
Miracle on 34th Street by George Seeton( Visual )

72 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The real Santa is hired by Macy's to play the department store's Santa in the Thanksgiving Day parade, but has to prove in court that he is who he says he is
X2 : X-men united by Bryan Singer( Visual )

43 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assassination attempt is made on the life of the president by a teleporting mutant. This act upsets the entire world and entices the president to begin the mutant-human war as predicted by Charles Xavier earlier. In an effort to get to the bottom of the attack and prevent world-wide war, Xavier sends out Storm and Dr. Jean Grey to search for the teleporting mutant and discover the truth behind the assassination attempt
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

40 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 3,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Torn between his loyalty to his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and the seductive powers of the Sith, Anakin Skywalker ultimately turns his back on the Jedi, thus completing his journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vader."
The Martian by Ridley Scott( Visual )

30 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a bad storm blows across Mars, astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead and left behind. Now stuck on a hostile planet he must find a way to signal Earth and in the meantime survive on limited supplies
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

90 editions published between 1977 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 2,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire
Road to Perdition by Sam Mendes( Visual )

50 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Sullivan works as a hitman for crime boss John Rooney in Depression-era Chicago. When Mike's son accidentally witnesses what his father does for a living, Mike is on the run, trying to save his son's life while at the same time, looking for revenge on those who wronged him
Mrs. Doubtfire by Chris Columbus( Visual )

56 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of work father Robin Williams find himself suddenly divorced without custody of his kids. To solve this problem, he disguises himself as an old Scottish nanny to get hired by his ex-wife and be closer to his kids
 
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