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Amblin Entertainment (Firm)

Works: 575 works in 1,515 publications in 8 languages and 109,703 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Fiction  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 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 )

48 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 4,840 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
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

84 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a remote island off Costa Rica, wealthy entrepreneur John Hammond has created Jurassic Park. It features real live dinosaurs, cloned by using actual dinosaur DNA found in amber. Prompted by his lawyer, Hammond recruits paleontologist Dr. Alan Grant, paleobotanist Dr. Ellie Sattler, and eccentric mathematician Ian Malcolm to take a guided tour of the park, evaluate it, and give it a seal of approval. Hammond's visiting grandchildren, Tim and Lex, are along for the ride, which is interrupted by a tropical storm and industrial sabotage
Men in black 3 by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

36 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 4,427 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
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

45 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 4,296 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
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

36 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 3,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten-year-old boy befriends a creature from another planet that has been stranded on earth
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

21 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 3,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th president's tumultuous final months in office. 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 DreamWorks Animation( Visual )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 3,031 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. It is a trip that brings out the truths of both that symbolic act, and their lives during war
Memoirs of a geisha by Rob Marshall( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 2,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1929, a poor fisherman sells his 9-year-old daughter to a geisha house in Kyoto. Chiyo will be an unpaid servant until it is determined if she is beautiful enough for apprenticeship, and the house's clientèle. Run by Mother, the ruling geisha is Hatsumomo, and little Pumpkin her only friend. Trained under strict discipline for a lifetime of entertaining and flattering wealthy men, Sayuri grows up lovely, accomplished, and the target of jealous rivals. Love is no part of this cloistered world, although geisha lore hints that even if they fall in love with clients--the operative word is client, and that love is never free
The land before time by Judy Freudberg( Visual )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five orphaned baby dinosaurs work together to find the Great Valley where they might live peacefully. The enhanced original version with new fun bonus features
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

14 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,803 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 II by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent J needs help in his latest case, so he elicits the assistance of Agent K by restoring his memory. Together they battle the latest threat of aliens against Earth
Letters from Iwo Jima by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Japanese and English and held by 2,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty-one years ago, the United States and Japanese armies met on Iwo Jima. Decades later, hundreds of letters are unearthed from that stark island's soil. The letters give faces and voices to the men who fought there, as well as the extraordinary general who led them. Leading the defense is Lt. General Tadamichi Kuribayashi. With little defense other than sheer will and the volcanic rock of the island itself, Gen. Kuribayashi's unprecedented tactics transform what was predicted to be a quick and bloody defeat into nearly 40 days of heroic and resourceful combat
Who framed Roger Rabbit by Bob Hoskins( Visual )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 2,467 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
Munich by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 2,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intense story of the secret Israeli squad assigned to track down and assassinate the 11 Palestinians believed to have planned the 1972 Munich massacre of 11 Israeli athletes, and the personal toll this mission of revenge takes on the team and the man who led it
The lost world Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 2,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after the disastrous events at Jurassic Park, two groups return to the island and become locked in a race against time that will determine the fate of the island's prehistoric inhabitants
The bridges of Madison County by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 2,288 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 they meet, they don't want to lose the love they've found" ... container
Twister by Jan de Bont( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 2,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientist Jo Harding and her crack team of tornado chasers are pursuing the most destructive weather front to sweep through mid-America's Tornado Alley in 50 years. TV weatherman Bill Harding is trying to get his tornado-hunter wife, Jo, to sign divorce papers so he can marry his girlfriend Melissa. But Mother Nature, in the form of a series of intense storms has other plans. Jo's team is planning to launch revolutionary electronic sensors into the funnel of the tornado. They hope to obtain data to create an improved weather warning system. In order to get the sensors to work, the team must intercept the twister
Hook by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Pan has grown up to be a cut-throat merger and acquisitions lawyer, and is married to Wendy's granddaughter. Captain Hook kidnaps his children, and Peter returns to Never Land with Tinkerbell. With the help of her and the Lost Boys, he must remember how to be Peter Pan again in order to save his children by battling with Captain Hook once again
The mask of Zorro by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 2,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elder Zorro comes out of retirement to train a new Zorro to fight the enemy Montero
Casper by Brad Silberling( Visual )

30 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. James Harvey and his daughter, Kat arrive at drafty, old Whipstaff manor. Its greedy owner, Carrigan Crittendon has hired Dr. Harvey to exercise the house's apparitions: a friendly but lonely young ghost named Casper, who's just looking for a friend and his outrageous Uncle Stretch, Stinkie and Fatso
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Men in black 3Schindler's listE.T., the extra-terrestrialMemoirs of a geishaThe land before timeMen in black IILetters from Iwo JimaWho framed Roger Rabbit