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Amblin Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 877 works in 2,986 publications in 8 languages and 144,599 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  War films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: prn, pre, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

93 editions published between 1998 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 4,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

32 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in English and Russian and held by 4,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a Catholic war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who risked his life and went bankrupt in order to save more than 1,000 Jews from certain death in concentration camps. He employed Jews in his crockery factory manufacturing goods for the German army. At the same time he tries to stay solvent with the help of a Jewish accountant and negotiates business with a vicious Nazi commandant who enjoys shooting Jews as target practice from the balcony of his villa that overlooks the prison camp he commands
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

115 editions published between 1992 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 4,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a remote island off Costa Rica, wealthy entrepreneur John Hammond (Attenborough) has created Jurassic Park. It features real live dinosaurs, created through the reconstruction of dinosaur DNA. Prompted by his lawyer (Ferrero), Hammond recruits paleontologist Dr. Alan Grant (Neill), paleobotanist Dr. Ellie Sattler (Dern), and eccentric mathematician Ian Malcolm (Goldblum) to take a guided tour of the park, evaluate it, and give it a seal of approval. Hammond's visiting grandchildren (Richards and Mazzello) come along for the ride, which is interrupted by a tropical storm and industrial sabotage
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

42 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Flags of our fathers by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

40 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the five Marines and one Navy corpsman that were forever immortalized as a symbol of WWII by raising the American flag at the battle of Iwo Jima. When Joe Rosenthal's photograph of the event becomes a symbol of hope for the families at home, the three surviving men are pulled from combat and sent on a tour across America to raise desperately-needed bond money. The trip brings out the truths of both that symbolic act, and their lives during war
Memoirs of a geisha by Rob Marshall( Visual )

38 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the 1920s, 9-year-old Chiyo gets sold to a geisha house. There, she is forced into servitude, receiving nothing in return until the house's ruling hierarchy determines if she is of high enough quality to service the clientele -- men who visit and pay for conversation, dance and song. After rigorous years of training, Chiyo becomes Sayuri, a geisha of incredible beauty and influence. Life is good for Sayuri, but World War II is about to disrupt the peace"--IMDb
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

44 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in rural England and Europe during the First World War, the story begins with the friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert, who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows the journey of the horse as he moves through the war, changing and inspiring the lives of all those he meets; British cavalry, German soldiers, and a French farmer and his granddaughter
Men in black by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

63 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City is being threatened by a villainous bug who has inhabited the body of a farmer. The mission is to locate and exterminate the bug before it destroys the planet
Jurassic World by Colin Trevorrow( Visual )

41 editions published between 2015 and 2019 in English and held by 2,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-two years following the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now includes a completely functioning dinosaur theme park, as once envisioned by John Hammond. After ten years of operation and decline in visitors, a unique attraction is designed to ignite visitor's interest, which fails horribly
The Post by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

26 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 2,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historical drama is based on the events surrounding the release of the Pentagon Papers, documents which detailed the history of the United States' political and military involvement in Vietnam. The story centers on Kay Graham, the first female newspaper publisher in the country (specifically of the Washington Post), as well as her tough editor, Ben Bradlee. The two become involved in an unprecedented power struggle between journalists and the government, exposing a cover-up that has spanned four different American presidencies
Ready player one by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

49 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and French and held by 2,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 2045, with the world on the brink of chaos and collapse, but the people have found salvation in the OASIS, an expansive virtual reality universe created by the brilliant and eccentric James Halliday. When Halliday dies, he leaves his immense fortune to the first person to find a digital Easter egg he has hidden somewhere in the OASIS, sparking a contest that grips the entire world. When an unlikely young hero named Wade Watts decides to join the contest, he is hurled into a breakneck, reality-bending treasure hunt through a fantastical universe of mystery, discovery and danger
Letters from Iwo Jima by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

34 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Japanese and English and held by 2,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the Japanese who fought it
Munich by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

26 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 1972 Olympics PLO terrorists kidnapped and murdered eleven Israeli athletes. After the tragic incident is over and several of the terrorists have gone free, the Israeli government of Golda Meir recruits Avner to lead a team of undercover agents to hunt down those responsible throughout Europe and eliminate them one-by-one. It is physically and emotionally messy work, and conflicts between Avner and his team's handler, Ephraim, over information Avner doesn't want to provide only make things more difficult. Soon the work starts to take its toll on Avner, especially as it becomes clear that he is being hunted in return, and that his family's safety may be in jeopardy
The lost world : Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

53 editions published between 1997 and 2019 in English and held by 2,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after the disaster at Jurassic Park, dinosaurs have secretly survived on a nearby island and roam free, but now there is a more ominous threat--a plan to capture and bring the dinosaurs to the mainland. John Hammond sees a chance to redeem himself for his past mistakes and sends an expedition led by Ian Malcolm to reach the island before the mercenary team gets there. The two groups confront each other in the face of extreme danger and must team up for their own survival in a race against time
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

55 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 10-year old boy befriends a creature from another planet that has been stranded on earth
The land before time by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

32 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 2,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five orphaned baby dinosaurs work together to find the Great Valley where they might live peacefully
Who framed Roger Rabbit by Bob Hoskins( Visual )

63 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 2,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hapless Roger Rabbit is framed for the murder of Marvin Acme, who was photographed "playing patticake" with Roger's wife Jessica. The mixed live and animated action takes place in Hollywood and next-door "Toontown," where humans and "Toons" co-exist
The bridges of Madison County by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World-traveling National Geographic photographer Robert Kincaid and Iowa housewife Francesca Johnson aren't looking to turn their lives upside down. Each is at a point in life where expectations are behind them. Yet four days after meeting, they won't want to lose the love they've found
Twister by Jan de Bont( Visual )

34 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton play scientists pursuing the most destructive weather front to sweep through mid-America's Tornado Alley in 50 years
Jurassic world by J. A Bayona( Visual )

26 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 2,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the island's dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen and Claire mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event
 
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Amblin Entertainment (Firm)

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English (868)

Japanese (31)

Spanish (12)

French (10)

German (2)

Chinese (1)

Russian (1)

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