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American International Pictures (Firm)

Works: 515 works in 1,114 publications in 3 languages and 19,329 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Dystopian films  Blaxploitation films  Haunted house films  Comedy films  Vampire films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Producer, prn, Originator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about American International Pictures (Firm)
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Most widely held works by American International Pictures (Firm)
Mad Max by George Miller( Visual )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of vicious bikers terrorizing the remote highways of Australia are relentlessly pursued by a dedicated, but equally mean mobile police force
The Amityville horror by Stuart E Rosenberg( Visual )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newlyweds George and Kathy Lutz and their three children move into the house that they hope will be their dream house. Not aware that a murder took place in the house several years back, George and Kathy turn to their family priest Father Delaney who believes the house is haunted and performs an exorcism
Cooley High( Visual )

12 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fun-loving and warm movie about high school life in the 1960's. Preach, a serious-minded writer and Cochise, a basketball hero headed for college, are best friends at Cooley High in Chicago. Together, they cut classes to go to the zoo, crash parties, put the hustle on some hustlers, and dream of getting out of their impoverished, rough neighborhood
Foxy Brown by Jack Hill( Visual )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foxy Brown (Grier) finally has found the love of her life. He is an undercover narcotics investigator who is later murdered in cold blood. In order to find the killers, she goes undercover as a call girl
Sisters by Brian De Palma( Visual )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2018 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Margot Kidder is Danielle, a beautiful model separated from her Siamese twin, Dominique. When a hotshot reporter (Jennifer Salt) suspects Dominique of a brutal murder, she becomes dangerously ensnared in the sisters' insidious sibling bond. A scary and stylish paean to female destructiveness, De Palma's first foray into horror voyeurism is a stunning amalgam of split-screen effects, bloody birthday cakes, and a chilling score by frequent Hitchcock collaborator Bernard Herrmann. Criterion is proud to present Sisters in a new Special Edition
Coffy by Jack Hill( Visual )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coffy, a young nurse, takes vengeance on the powerful drug ring that destroyed her younger sister's life
Beach blanket bingo by MGM Home Entertainment( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to stuff a wild bikini: Frankie is away on naval-reserve duty in Tahiti and doesn't trust Dee Dee to stay faithful, so he hires Bwana, a witch doctor, to help. Bwana conjures up a floating bikini and "stuffs" it with Cassandra, and sends her to distract advertising executive Ricky from Dee Dee
Force 10 from Navarone by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the darkest days of World War II, Hitler's armies are storming through Europe, annihilating all opposition in their path. But U.S. Colonel Barnsby (Ford) plots to strike a crippling blow to the brutal Nazi forces. To succeed, he'll need the help of the most skilled and lethal soldiers in the world: the Force 10 squad, fresh from their triumphant mission at Navarone. But when the team's plan goes awry in the firestorm of blistering battles, deceit and treachery, Barnsby and the squad's hard-driving Major Mallory (Shaw) are forced to devise a new and even more dangerous scheme to attack the Nazi war machine-- or risk losing the rest of Europe to its awesome, destructive power
Dillinger by Warren Oates( Visual )

17 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through all their outrageous escapades, the Dillinger gang maintained a certain mystique in the eyes of the American public. To a citizenry in the depths of the depression, the gang seemed almost like heroes, who enlived their days with fabulous feats of crime. This is a glimpse of the lives of those involved in the most interesting crime saga in American history
Edgar Allan Poe's House of Usher( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the last member of the Usher family who is obsessed by generations of evil as he prepares to meet his death
The abominable Dr. Phibes by Robert Fuest( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long thought dead, the victim of a horrible accident, Dr. Anton Phibes still lives, surrounded by art-deco bric-a-brac and attended by mute beauty Vulnavia. Outwardly normal in appearance, Phibes actually wears a rubber mask, covering his hideously deformed countenance; giving away the artifice is the fact that, when he dines, he takes his food through his neck rather than his mouth. Able to speak only when plugging a wire into his damaged vocal chords, Phibes elucidates his plan to murder the medical team whom he holds responsible for the death of his wife
Blacula by William Crain( Visual )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An African vampire prince stalks the city streets to satisfy his desire for blood
House of Usher ; The pit and the pendulum( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pit and the pendulum: A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret in her Spanish husband's castle
Boxcar Bertha by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1930's, a homeless woman and an union organizer team up on a crime spree to get revenge from a railroad company. Martin Scorsese's second feature was made for budget-conscious Roger Corman
Cornbread, Earl and me by Laurence Fishburne( Visual )

8 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornbread, Earl and me: After his brother is killed, a boy and his friend must stand up to the police
The last man on Earth( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking himself the only person alive after a plague that has also killed his wife and child, a scientist fights a nightly battle with what appear to be vampires, trying to break into his house
What's up, Tiger Lily? by Woody Allen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a satric look at James Bond-style international spy dramas seen through the wacky eyes of comic genius, Woody Allen. The search for the missing recipe of the world's best egg salad in on for it is written that "He who makes the best egg salad shall rule the world!"
Pit and the pendulum by Roger Corman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of terror: Three stories adapted from the works of Edgar Allan Poe. In "Morella," a dying young woman tries to reconcile with her father, who has always blamed her for her mother's death during childbirth. In "The black cat," a man discovers his wife's affair and takes steps to remove his rival, only to have his wife's black cat reveal his evil deed. And In "The case of M. Valdemar," the dying M. Valdemar employs a hypnotist to put him in a trance and winds up stuck between the world of the living and the dead, under the control of the hypnotist
Muscle beach party by Orion Pictures Corporation( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ski party: Two would-be snow studs go undercover as a couple of snow bunnies to find out what girls want from men. Will these cross-dressing cross-country skiers get what they want-- or just discover that some like it cold?
Frogs( Visual )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jason Crockett invites his family to his island estate to celebrate his birthday. Crockett has poisoned anything that crawls on his island. Nature pays him back on the night of his celebration when thousands of frogs and every bug and slimy thing go into a toxic frenzy and try to kill every human on the island
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controlled identityAmerican Releasing Corporation (1954-1956)

controlled identityOrion Pictures


A.I.P. (American International Pictures (Firm))


AIP (American International Pictures (Firm))

American International (Firm)

American International Pictures compagnia di produzione cinematografica statunitense

American International Pictures Filmproduktionsgesellschaft

American International Pictures, Hollywood, Calif.

American International Productions

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