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Orion Pictures

Overview
Works: 695 works in 2,122 publications in 6 languages and 81,457 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Western films  Sports films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: prn, Producer, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Orion Pictures
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Most widely held works by Orion Pictures
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

60 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When FBI agent Clarice Starling is assigned a case involving a monstrous serial killer, she seeks counsel from an imprisoned cannibalistic psychiatrist Dr. Hannibal Lecter, whose fascination with the young woman is as great as his hunger for murder. As their relationship develops, Starling must confront her own demons, and an evil so powerful that she may not have the courage or strength to stop it
Caddyshack by Harold Ramis( Visual )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 2,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story centers around Danny Noonan, who is desperate to win the college scholarship awarded to the best caddy at Bushwood Country Club. Also involved are a millionaire who wants to turn the golf course into a a new property development and a greenskeeper who is about to start World War III--against a gopher
Hoosiers by -( Visual )

32 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 2,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basketball coach with a checkered past leads him to a last-chance position with a last-chance team
Excalibur by John Boorman( Visual )

23 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and French and held by 2,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legends of King Arthur live in the last great battle between magic and reality
Mississippi burning by Alan Parker( Visual )

29 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Mississippi in 1964, this is a fictionalized version of the case of the murder of three young civil rights workers, the FBI's attempts to find the missing boys and the clash between the authorities and the locals in a Klan-dominated town
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner( Visual )

41 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a Civil War hero (Costner) who travels west where he is assigned to an abandoned fort. His nearest neighbors are members of a Sioux tribe, and they gradually become friends. He marries a tribe woman (McDonnell) and ultimately must make a decision about the tribe and their life when he realizes what their fate will be at the hands of the white man
The Terminator by James Cameron( Visual )

23 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An indestructible cyborg--a Terminator--is sent back in time to kill Sarah Connor, the woman whose unborn son will become humanity's only hope in a future war against machines"--Container
Hannah and her sisters by Woody Allen( Visual )

28 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The eldest daughter of show-biz parents, Hannah is a devoted wife, loving mother, and successful actress. A loyal supporter of her two aimless sisters Lee and Holly, she's also the emotional backbone of a family that seems to resent her stability almost as much as they depend on it. But when Hannah's perfect world is quietyly sabotaged by sibling rivalry, she finally begins to see that she's as lost as everyone else, and in order to find herself, she'll have to choose -- between the independence her family can't live with ... and the family she can't live without."--Container
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
Three Amigos! by John Landis( Visual )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Three Amigos, a silent screen comedy act, arrive in a remote Mexican hamlet for what they think is a lucrative personal appearance, only to discover that they are expected to save the village from a terrorizing gang of bandits
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

36 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RoboCop is designed to stop a crimewave which is spreading all across America. The cyborg, created from the body of a slain Detroit police officer, is programmed to serve the public trust, uphold the law and protect the innocent. All goes well at first and RoboCop stops every sleaze ball he encounters, but there are forces which will stop at nothing to see him eliminated
Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen( Visual )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaving together several different stories, Woody Allen's film is about people's lives, loves, perceptions and ideals. It takes a bold look at some of the toughest questions surrounding human nature, and does it with a warm and generous and often humorous perspective
The Great Santini( Visual )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough career Marine fighter pilot, disappointed that he has no war to fight, runs his household like a boot camp to the great distress of his emotionally-torn adolescent son
Arthur by Marc Brown( Visual )

13 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Bach is very, very rich, and he's next in line for a 750 million dollar inheritance. He stands to lose his inheritance--and a life in the lush style to which he is accustomed--if he doesn't marry the most boring blonde on Long Island within thirty days. Unfortunately, Arthur has just discovered the girl of his dreams
The unbearable lightness of being by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Czechoslovakia in the 1960's, the story revolves around a young doctor who has a way with women and an aversion to politics. He suddenly finds himself caught up in his country's political turmoil and in a crisis of commitment with the women in his life
Radio days by Woody Allen( Visual )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look back at radio from the late 1930s to the mid-1940s, focusing on an extended Jewish family, all avid radio listeners, and on a young woman who eventually succeeds as a radio gossip columnist
Annual report by Orion Pictures( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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