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ABC Pictures Corp

Overview
Works: 36 works in 134 publications in 2 languages and 6,403 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by ABC Pictures Corp
Cabaret by Bob Fosse ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Inside the Kit Kat Klub of 1931 Berlin, starry-eyed singer Sally Bowles (Liza Minnelli) and an impish emcee (Joel Grey) sound the call to decadent fun, while outside a certain political party grows into a brutal force. Boasting a score by the legendary songwriting partnership of John Kander and Fred Ebb, Cabaret won eight Oscars including awards for Minneli, Grey and director Bob Fosse, who shaped a triumph of style and substance. Come to this cabaret, old chum. You'll never want to leave."-Container
Straw dogs by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and French and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young mathematician, David Summer, and his English wife, Amy, move to a Cornish village, seeking the quiet life. But beneath the seemingly peaceful isolation of the village lies a savagery and violence that could destroy the couple
They shoot horses don't they? by Sydney Pollack ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the midst of the Depression, an entire generation sought out the dance marathon as a means of survival. Gig Young won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor as the contest promoter
Junior Bonner by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and French and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With his bronco-busting career on its last legs, Junior Bonner heads to his hometown to try his luck in the annual rodeo. But his fond childhood memories are shattered when he finds his family torn apart by his greedy brother and hard-drinking father. Now Juior must break the wildest bull in the West to bring his family together for one final moment of cowboy glory
Kotch by Jack Lemmon ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A heartwarming comedy, directed by Jack Lemmon, about an eccentric widower who befriends a feisty teenage mother-to-be
Robert Aldrich's Too late the hero ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II, an American naval officer and a British patrol are sent to destroy a Japanese radio communications base in preparation for major military action
The last valley by James Clavell ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in French and English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an isolated valley unaffected by the raging war around it becomes a winter haven for a band of mercenaries, violence erupts
Lovers and other strangers ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Susan Henderson and Mike Vecchio have been secretly cohabiting for over a year. Despite Mike's fears that marriage will spoil their romance, they decide to wed. What they do not expect are the multitude of side effects their blissful decision will have on their family and friends
On the second day of Christmas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trish and her six-year-old niece, Patsy, are busted picking pockets in a department store. Now a security guard must watch them until they're shipped off to jail after Christmas. Includes bonus CD, Family Holiday Favorites
Song of Norway ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focusing on composer Edvard Grieg's early life, the story traces his struggle for recognition and his rise to triumph as one of Europe's most popular musical talents
Zachariah ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this Western featuring rock music by such famous performers integrated into the cast as Country Joe and the Fish, Elvin Jones, the James Gang, and Cajun singer Doug Kershaw, Zachariah is an aspiring gunslinger who journeys from town to town, from one adventure to another, from affiliation with the West's most inept gang of bandits to a shot at membership in the West's toughest, from a life of quiet farming to a near-fatal conforntation with his best friend
Suppose they gave a war and nobody came? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three army buddies, try to end a long-standing feud between an Army base and the local town by throwing a party. But things continue to go from bad to worse as the sergeant is arrested while hitting on the local Sheriff's would be girlfriend
The Grissom gang by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1930s Kansas City, the story follows the Grissom family's kidnapping of a wealthy woman and the subsequent attraction of the violent younger Grissom for his victim
From Broadway Fosse ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tribute to the man behind such favorites as "Cabaret," "Chicago," "Sweet Charity," and "Pippin." A mixture of physically aggressive dance moves and dazzling visual style, Bob Fosse's approach to theater revolutionized how we experience music and dance, while his mixture of cynicism and sentiment remains timely decades after his death. Join one of Fosse's most gifted collaborators, Ann Reinking, as she and a wild, gyrating cast take you through such memorable standards as "Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries," "Steam Heat," "Mein Herr," and the unforgettable "Big Spender."
Sam Peckinpah's straw dogs ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American couple (Hoffman and George) living in England become the victims of violence and harassment
The touch ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sensitive drama about a triangle love affair that spans continents and cultures
Too late the hero ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II, an American naval officer and a British patrol are sent to destroy a Japanese radio communications base in preparation for major military action
What parents should know about drugs ( Visual )
in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Host David Hartman interviews parents, teenage drug users, doctors, lawyers, and counselors about the problem of drug abuse among teenagers and how parents can deal with it. Interviews taken from several episodes of the television program Good morning America
Cabaret ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How do I love thee? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom Waltz is flying to France to see his father, Stanley, who lies dying in a hospital near the Shrine at Lourdes. While aboard the jet, Tom recalls many scenes from his past, specifically, the time his father generously donated a $10,000 gift to Tom's philosophy department from the money he won through a poetry contest, which he inadvertently plagiarized. Following a bizarre sequence of events, Tom must convince his father that he is not responsible for this comedy of errors
 
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