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Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)

Overview
Works: 3,985 works in 6,728 publications in 7 languages and 177,572 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Fantasy films  Fiction  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  War films 
Roles: Producer, Distributor, prn, Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
 
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Most widely held works by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
Grease by Randal Kleiser( Visual )

69 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and French and held by 4,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical concerning the romance between a teen-age gang-leader and his naive girlfriend, set in the 1950's
Lara Croft, tomb raider by Simon West( Visual )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With her father presumed dead, Lara must race to recover an ancient artifact that can alter space and time if not destroyed. She finds the key that will unlock the two sections that must be put together in order for the artifact to work. She must fight her nemises in order to restore harmony and all before the planets and sun align
World War Z by Marc Forster( Visual )

19 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane travels the globe in an effort to eliminate the zombie pandemic that is endangering the existence of humanity
Iron Man by Jon Favreau( Visual )

13 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Suit up for action with Robert Downey Jr. in the ultimate adventure movie you've been waiting for, 'Iron Man'! When jet -setting genius-industrialist Tony Stark is captured in enemy territory, he builds a high-tech suit of armour to escape. Now he is on a mission to save the world as a hero who's built, not born, to be unlike any other."--Back container cover
Alfie by Bill Naughton( Visual )

25 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfie is what you'd call an unrepentant womanizer. He is a limo driver working in New York City, which, of course, provides him ample opportunity to continue his womanizing ways. That is until reality slaps him in the face. His carnality eventually gets in the way, and he decides to change his wondering ways
Transformers by Michael Bay( Visual )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the planet Cybertron, a war was waged between the Autobots and the Decepticons for control of the Allspark, a mystical talisman that would grant unlimited power to whoever possessed it. The Allspark is smuggled off the planet, but Megatron goes in search of it. He tracks it to Earth and his desire for power sends him into the Artic Ocean. The sheer cold forces him into a paralyzed state. His body is later recovered, and before going into a comatose state he uses the last of his energy to engrave a map, showing the location of the Allspark, into the Captain's glasses. A century later, Spike buys his first car. To his shock, he discovers it is an Autobot in disguise. He is to protect Spike, who bears the Captain's Decepticons attack a U.S. military base. Spike and his girlfriend Mikaela find themselves in the middle of a grand battle between the Autobots and cryogenically stored form of Megatron awakens
Enemy at the gates by Joseph Fiennes( Visual )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1942 and the Nazis are cutting a deadly swath through Russia. Under the leadership of Kruschev, the citizens of Stalingrad are mounting a brave resistance, spurred by the exploits of their local hero, Vassili Zaitsev. An expert sniper, Vassili's deeds have become legendary, thanks to propaganda produced by a political officer named Danilov. To stop Vassili, the Germans dispatch their best sniper, Major Konig, to Stalingrad. When Vassili and Danilov both fall in love with a beautiful solder, Danilov deserts his friend, leaving Vassili to face his German counterpart alone. As the city burns, Vassili and Konig begin a cunning game of cat and mouse, waging a private war of courage and honor. Based on a true story
Star Trek VI the undiscovered country by Nicholas Meyer( Visual )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chernobyl-like disaster on a Klingon moon has the Klingon leader attempting to make peace with the Federation. Sent to escort the leader to the peace talks is Captain Kirk and the Enterprise crew. The crew becomes stunned when unknown conspirators murder the Klingon and the blame is fixed on them. Captain Kirk and Dr. McCoy are accused of the crime. As they stand trial for murder, Mr. Spock and Vulcanian trainee Lt. Valeris try to locate the real culprits. It turns out that Kirk and McCoy are victims of a conspiracy to encourage further hostilities between the Federation and the Klingons
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this steamy, intriguingly complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. David tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, David's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams
Star trek II the wrath of Khan by Nicholas Meyer( Visual )

31 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 1,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 23rd century, the Federation Starship U.S.S. Enterprise is on routine training maneuvers, but Admiral James T. Kirk seems resigned that this inspection may be the last mission of his career. But Khan, the brilliant renegade of 20th century Earth, is back and schemes to set a deadly trap for his old enemy Kirk
Reds by Warren Beatty( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the love affairs of John Reed & Louise Bryant in a war-torn world and how the Russian Revolution shook their lives
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Forrest is the embodiment of an era, an innocent at large in an America that is losing its innocence. His heart knows what his limited IQ cannot. His moral compass never wavers. His triumphs become an inspiration to us all"--Container
Paranormal activity by Oren Peli( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After moving into a suburban home, a couple becomes increasingly disturbed by a nightly demonic presence
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WWII Army Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with the brutality of war, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Rules of engagement by William Friedkin( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widescreen. Colonel Terry Childers is a patriot and war hero. But when a peacekeeping mission he leads in Yemen goes terribly wrong, he finds himself facing a court martial. Accused of breaking the rules of engagement by killing unarmed civilians, Childers' only hope of vindication rests with comrade-in-arms Hays Hodges, a military lawyer of questionable abilities. Together, they face the battle of their lives
Dora the explorer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big sister Dora: Dora has some really exciting news to tell us: someone new is joining Dora's family! Someone who sleeps in a cradle, drinks from a bottle, wears diapers, and likes to be rocked to sleep. Can you guess who it is? That's right! A baby! Dora saves the game: Dora helps her cousins soccer team when they are missing a player
Andre( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Maine harbormaster witnesses the impact of a playful and appreciative seal on his hometown, his family and especially on his shy nine-year-old daughter
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events by Brad Silberling( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After the tragic death of their parents, Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire travel from guardian to guardian by a good friend of their parents, Mr. Poe. The orphans stay with herpetologist Montgomery Montgomery and grammar-wise Josephine Anwhistle, but the worst one was Count Olaf, an evil and greedy man, who, with the help of his assistants, the bald man, the hook-handed man, the person of indeterminable gender, and the two white-faced women, tries to steal the Baudelaire fortune. To do this, he disguises himself in the forms of assistant, Stephano, and ship captain, Julio Sham."--IMDb website, written by 'joshuaadamf', viewed 20 August 2009
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The touching tale of nine-year-old Omri who magically brings his three-inch toy Indian Little Bear to life. Together, they embark on an amazing adventure filled with wonder and excitement
The gift by Sam Raimi( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman "Annie", recently widowed with 3 sons, has "the gift" of clairvoyance and has a number of people in the small Georgia town that come to her for guidance. When a woman goes missing the woman's father and fiance come to her for help finding his daughter when the police hit a dead end
 
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Alternative Names

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Paramount

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Paramount New York, NY

Paramount Pictures

Paramount Pictures Corporation.

Paramount Pictures New York, NY

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AlfieEnemy at the gatesStar Trek VI the undiscovered countryLemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate eventsThe Indian in the cupboardThe gift