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Cannon Group

Overview
Works: 254 works in 566 publications in 3 languages and 9,616 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Superhero films  Musical films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fairy tales 
Roles: Producer, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 )

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

To make the world safe for nuclear arms merchants, Lex Luthor creates a new super being to challenge Superman: the radiation-charged Nuclear Man. The two foes clash in an explosive extravaganza that sees Superman saving the Statue of Liberty, pluging a volcanic eruption at Mount Etna and rebuilding the demolished Great Wall of China
The Delta Force by Menahem Golan( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 394 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 )

12 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 372 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 323 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 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's famous opera is brought to vivid life in this magnificent production. The immortal tale of the noble Moor and his beautiful young wife, and of his lieutenant, whose jealousy and lust for power lead him to commit the ultimate treason. Otello is a figure larger than life, driven by his own jealousy to murder the woman he adores. Placido Domingo as Otello is at his peak in this role
Runaway train by Andreï Konchalovsky( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 257 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
Rumpelstiltskin by Society for Visual Education( Visual )

4 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 224 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
Puss in boots by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 222 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
Sword of the valiant : the legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 218 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
Breakin'( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shabba-Doo and The Shrimp are combing L.A. for a girl partner. Kelly, "Special K," is a jazz dancer and she knows how to strut, but her career is going nowhere. So the three team up and turn on the ignition, setting their sights on a big-time audition
Fool for love by Robert Altman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 210 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
The Hanoi Hilton( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 199 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
Death wish 4 : the crackdown( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two rival drug gangs have a death grip on LA's inner city, but their reign of terror is about to end. Paul Kersey is out to avenge the cocaine-induced death of his girlfriend's teenage daughter. He is armed, dangerous, and mad as hell!
The emperor's new clothes by H. C Andersen( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 179 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
Street smart( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 177 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
Missing in action by Joseph Zito( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special Forces colonel James Braddock (Norris) reluctantly returns to Vietnam after the war on a fact-finding mission to search for MIA's. He himself spent 10 years in a North Vietnamese labor camp until he led his men in a daring escape. He enlists the aid of State Dept. official Ann Fitzgerald (Kasdorf) and slips away to find the location of the MIA prison camp. From Bangkok, with the help of his old Army buddy Tuck (Walsh), now a smuggler, he mounts a rescue expedition
Over the top by Menahem Golan( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 165 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 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hansel and Gretel get lost in the forest and stumble upon a witch's cottage. Live action, includes musical numbers
Allan Quatermain and the lost city of gold( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his brother disappears in Africa, Quatermain postpones his wedding and sets off to find him. Joined by his fianc?e, Quatermain leads the way to the Lost City of Gold
 
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English (130)

Italian (9)

French (1)