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Paramount Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,667 works in 3,079 publications in 3 languages and 129,559 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Fiction  War films  Gangster films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Shane by George Stevens ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 2,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drifter and retired gunfighter comes to the assistance of a homestead family who are being terriorized by an aging cattleman and his hired guns
The great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 2,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1920s Long Island, a mysterious American millionaire's efforts to recapture the sweetheart of his youth result in tragedy
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and German and held by 2,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indiana Jones and his father go in search of the Holy Grail
Harold and Maude by Hal Ashby ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 1,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black comedy about a rich, disturbed, young man, fascinated with death and funerals, who has an affair and a series of adventures with an eccentric and independent 80 year-old woman
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two stories are told in this sequel to The godfather: the roots and rise of a young Don Vito and the ascension of Michael as the new Don
An officer and a gentleman by Taylor Hackford ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A timeless tale of romance, friendship, and growth. Loner Zack Mayo enters Officer Candidate School to become a Navy pilot and in thirteen weeks he learns the importance of discipline, love and friendship. Rated R
Chinatown by Roman Polanski ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair. Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together for one, unforgettable night in Chinatown
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francis Ford Coppola's stunning vision of man's heart of darkness revealed through the peculiar madness of the Vietnam War. Lieutenant Willard receives orders to seek out a renegade military outpost led by Colonel Kurtz, and to "terminate his command with extreme prejudice."
Reds by Warren Beatty ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the love affair of John Reed and Louise Bryant in a war-torn world and how the Russian revolution shook their lives
Ordinary people by Robert Redford ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An examination of a wealthy family's deterioration after the death of the eldest son in a boating accident
A place in the sun by Theodore Dreiser ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poor young man is determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of a beautiful socialite. A factory girl has dark secret that threatens his professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, he is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
Jimmy Neutron, boy genius by John A Davis ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Widescreen or full screen. Aliens abduct all adults; genius Jimmy and his friends build an interstellar spacefleet and rescue them, and get home in time for dinner
Star trek IV the voyage home by Leonard Nimoy ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kirk and his crew time travel back to 1986 San Francisco where they encounter the alien life of punk, pizza and exact-change buses while trying to capture two almost-extinct humpback whales to take back with them to the 23rd century
Not for ourselves alone the story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony by Ken Burns ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the history of women's suffrage in the United States through the dramatic, often turbulent friendship of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan Anthony. Part 1 covers the years from their youth up to the establishment of the National Woman Suffrage Association in 1868. Part 2 spans the period from 1868 to the passage in 1919 of the 19th amendment to the Constitution which gave women the vote
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dexter is back with a new take on taking life. He is ready to put the past behind him, until a high-profile case sides him with powerful Assistant DA Miguel Prado, and the pressure might be too great for even Dexter to hack. Includes 12 episodes, the first two episodes of United States of Tara via E-bridge, two episodes of The Tudors, and cast interviews
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indiana Jones is a bullwhip-cracking archeologist assigned by the U.S. Government to find the mystically empowered Ark of the Convenant before the Nazis can obtain it for their own evil use. Includes an interview with George Lucas, Steven Spielberg, and Harrison Ford following the feature film
Serpico by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of a true story where a young New York police officer refuses to extort money from criminals as the other officers do. His fellow police officers turn against him when he seeks to expose the situation during a grand jury investigation
Next by Lee Tamahori ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las Vegas showroom magician Cris Johnson has a secret which torments him. He can see a few minutes into the future. Sick of the examinations he underwent as a child and the interest of the government and medical establishment in his power, he lies low in Vegas under an assumed name. There, he performs cheap tricks and lives off small-time gambling "winnings." But when a terrorist group threatens to detonate a nuclear device in Los Angeles, government agent Callie Ferris must use all her wiles to capture Cris and convince him to help her stop the cataclysm
The sons of Katie Elder by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the hopes and aspirations Katie Elder has for her four sons
Islam, empire of faith by Robert Gardner ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Documents the rise and growth of Islam throughout the world, from the birth of Prophet Muhammad in the 6th century through the peak of the Ottoman Empire 1000 years later. Discusses the impact of Islamic civilization on world history and culture."
 
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