WorldCat Identities

Cannon Group

Works: 230 works in 510 publications in 5 languages and 9,451 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Superhero films  Musical films  Comedy films  Televised operas  Filmed operas 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Cannon Group
Most widely held works by Cannon Group
Superman IV : the quest for peace( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archvillain 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 397 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 )

10 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two closely bound, emotionally wounded siblings reunite after years apart
Breakin' by Sam Firstenberg( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 328 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
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in Italian and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Giuseppe Verdi's operatic version of Shakespeare's play Othello
Cobra( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 305 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
Runaway train by Andreĭ Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escaped convicts try to elude their pursuers by catching a ride on a freight train, only to find themselves trapped when the train goes out of control
Puss in boots by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's swashbuckling adventure as we follow Puss in Boots while he travels the colorful countryside with Pierre, a young miller's son, seeking fame, fortune and whatever excitement comes their way. Live action, with musical numbers
Sword of the valiant : the legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 229 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 223 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
Masters of the universe by Gary Goddard( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and French and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planet Eternia and the Castle of Greyskull are under threat from the evil Skeletor who wants to take over the planet. A group of freedom fighters, led by the heroic He-Man are accidentally transported to Earth by a mysterious Cosmic Key, which holds the power to make Skeletor all-powerful. Once on Earth, He-Man joins alliances with two teenagers as they attempt to find the key and return home
The Hanoi Hilton( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 200 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 Douglas Moore( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 195 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
Missing in action by Joseph Zito( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 192 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
Rumpelstiltskin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 191 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
Hansel and Gretel by Len Talan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Undetermined and English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 165 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
Barfly by Barbet Schroeder( Visual )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and French and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry and Wanda are wedded to their bar stools, not each other, but they like each other and attempt to make a go of life on the skids
Repentance by Tʿengiz Abulaże( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in Georgian and Russian and held by 160 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
Over the top by Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down-on-his-luck big-rig trucker Lincoln Hawk goes under the glaring Las Vegas lights for all the boisterous action of the World Armwrestling Championships. Relying on his wits and will power, he struggles to rebuild his life, going after the World Armwrestling Championship's first-place prize money, and the love of the son he abandoned years earlier
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Cannon Entertainment.

Cannon Entertainment, Inc.

Cannon Films.

Cannon international

Cannon Screen Entertainment

The Cannon Group Inc.