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Cannon Group

Overview
Works: 244 works in 542 publications in 5 languages and 9,602 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Superhero films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films 
Roles: Producer, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Cannon Group
 
Most widely held works by Cannon Group
Superman IV : the quest for peace( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arch villain Lex Luthor, determined to make the world safe for nuclear arms merchants, creates a new being to challenge the Man of Steel, the radiation-charged Nuclear Man. The two super-powered foes clash and Superman saves the Statue of Liberty, repulses a volcanic eruption of Mount Etna, rebuilds the demolished Great Wall of China and performs many more spectacular feats
The Delta Force by Menahem Golan( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a fanatic band of ruthless terrorists hijack a commercial jetliner, a small anti-terrorist squad strikes with awesome force
Love streams( Visual )

11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two closely bound, emotionally wounded siblings reunite after years apart
Cobra( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2019 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Cobra police officer, Marion Cobretti confronts a crime spree that may be the work of a serial killer. In Tango & Cash, rival Los Angeles cops form a flinty partnership as they bust out of prison and go after the powerful drug czar who set them up
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in Italian and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Giuseppe Verdi's operatic version of Shakespeare's play Othello
Runaway train by Andreĭ Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several convicts from a high-security prison escape the inhumane treatment of Chief Guard Ranken and break out into the icy Northeast wilderness. The cons flee onto a departing freight train only to find themselves prisoners on a speeding train that is hurtling toward certain derailment, its conductor dead of a sudden heart attack
Puss in boots by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talking cat wins fame and fortune for his poor young master, but must conquer an ogre before everything can have a happy ending
Rumpelstiltskin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this musical adaptation of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tale, the miller's daughter must learn magic from a troll to perform a miracle. After Katie's father boasts to the king that she can turn grain into gold, she finds herself thrown in a dungeon with orders to spin straw into gold or else. A crafty troll agrees to help her perform the seemingly impossible feat and land the king's handsome son, but his assistance comes at a price. Unless she can figure out his unusual name, she must hand over her firstborn child
Masters of the universe by Gary Goddard( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and French and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He-Man and his friends escape to Earth to recoup their forces in the battle against the evil Skeletor and Evil-Lyn
Sword of the valiant : the legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Sir Gwain takes on the test of valor presented by the Green Knight. Sir Gwain must battle the dark forces and brave knights to prove himself
Fool for love by Robert Altman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

May is waiting for her boyfriend in a run-down American motel, when an old flame turns up and threatens to undermine her efforts and drag her back into the life that she was running away from. The situation is soon complicated when it turns out that they are half brother and sister involved in an incestuous relationship
Breakin'( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling trio of dancers take on a rival gang in a battle to determine the best dance crew in the streets
The Hanoi Hilton( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For most combat soldiers, Vietnam was a battlefield war of guns and grenades. But for thousands of American combatants, the battlefield was a dark, vermin-infested cell in a prison compound like Hoa Lo, or what the POWs called the Hanoi Hilton. Captured Navy pilot Lt. Commander Williamson knows his only defense against torture, disease and despair is an indomitable will
The emperor's new clothes by H. C Andersen( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Hans Christian Andersen classic fairy tale, two con artists attempt to swindle the Emperor by playing up to his vanity. They pretend to make him a suit that they claim is so dazzlingly beautiful that none but the very wise are able to see it. In the end, their deceit is revealed by the wisdom of a child
Death wish 4 : the crackdown( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vowing to wipe out the entire cocaine network of L.A., Paul Kersey goads two competing drug empires into a bloody turf war
Missing in action by Joseph Zito( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American servicemen are still being held captive in Vietnam, and it's up to a one-man invincible army, Colonel James Braddock, to bring them home
Street smart( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A floundering magazine writer concocts a fictitious story, whose make-believe criminal bears an uncanny resemblance to a real-life murderer
Over the top by Menahem Golan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down-on-his-luck big-rig trucker Lincoln Hawk struggles to rebuild his life, going after the World Arm-wrestling Championship's first-place prize money, and the love of the son he abandoned years earlier
Hansel and Gretel by Len Talan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hansel and Gretel get lost in the forest and stumble upon a witch's cottage. Live action, includes musical numbers
Repentance by Tʿengiz Abulaże( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in Georgian and Russian and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the tragedy of the Stalinist regime in the Soviet Union as paralleled in a provincial Georgian town. Varlam Aravidze, the former mayor of the town, has died. At his funeral he is mourned ostentatiously by his son Avel, his grandson Tornike and all the townspeople. One woman, however, refuses to let the dictator rest in peace. Night after night, Ketevan Barateli exhumes the body and leaves it in the Aravidze family garden. Her parents were imprisoned and murdered by Varlam and she uses her trial to force the family and the townspeople to confront and acknowledge the horrors of his regime
 
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