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Tri-Star Pictures

Overview
Works: 689 works in 2,715 publications in 6 languages and 153,986 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  History  Science fiction films  Sports films  Historical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: prn, Producer, pre, Production personnel, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Tri-Star Pictures
 
Most widely held works by Tri-Star Pictures
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )

67 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
Sleepless in Seattle by Nora Ephron( Visual )

41 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 3,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After hearing a man confess his love for his dearly departed wife on a call-in radio show, a woman falls deeply, inexplicably in love with him. Deciding he is her destiny, she treks across country on a wildly romantic impulse to meet him
As good as it gets by James L Brooks( Visual )

42 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melvin Udall is an obsessive-compulsive novelist with Manhattan's meanest mouth. But when his gay neighbor Simon is hospitalized, Melvin is forced to babysit Simon's dog. And that unexpected act of kindness-- along with waitress Carol Connelly-- helps put Melvin back in the human race
Matilda by Danny DeVito( Visual )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matilda is a super-smart little girl who's woefully misunderstood by her parents, her brother, and an evil school principal. But with the help of a brave best friend and a wonderful teacher, Matilda discovers she doesn't have to get mad to get even
Jerry Maguire by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

47 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ethical sports agent finds himself with only one client and one friend, and learns the meaning of love
Hook by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

33 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high-flying adventure from the magic of Steven Spielberg, Hook stars Robin Williams as a grown-up Peter Pan and Dustin Hoffman as the infamous Captain Hook
Steel magnolias by Robert Harling( Visual )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Six divas of the silver screen - Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis and Julia Roberts - come together as bosom buddies in this hilarious and heartwarming story of life, love and loss in a small Louisiana Parish. At the center of the group is Shelby Eatenton (Roberts), newly married and joyfully pregnant, despite the fact that her diabetes could make childbirth life-threatening. Terrified and angry at the possibility of losing her only daughter, M'Lynn Eatenton (Field) looks to her four closest friends for strength and laughter as she battles her deepest fears of death in order to join Shelby in celebrating the miracle of new life"--Container
Jumanji by Joe Johnston( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Alan Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers, until he is magically transported before the startled eyes of his friend, Sarah, into the untamed jungles of Jumanji! There he remains for 26 years until he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting children. Now a grown man, Alan reunites with Sarah and together with Judy and Peter tries to outwit the game's powerful forces
District 9 by Neill Blomkamp( Visual )

37 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Turkish and held by 2,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back in the 1980s, a giant spacecraft stalled in the skies over Johannesburg. 1.8 million of the aliens that were aboard were rescued, and placed in a refugee camp--District 9. Over the next 20 years, District 9 became a teeming shantytown like so many others in the developing world. Although there is evidence that the extraterrestrials represent an advanced civilization, their lives on Earth are marked by squalor, dysfunction, and xenophobic hostility. Now, the mass eviction of the aliens is due to commence, overseen by the military/corporate entity MultiNational United. Middle manager Wikus Van De Merwe finds himself in charge, and cannot believe the good luck of his sudden promotion, until events spin out of control, and he realizes he is little more than a pawn in a horrific multinational/intergalactic experiment
Legends of the fall by Edward Zwick( Visual )

40 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Ludlow family of Montana, spanning the first three decades of the 20th century
Rudy by Angelo Pizzo( Visual )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although people have told Rudy all his life he's not good enough, smart enough or big enough, nothing can stop his impossible dream of playing football for Notre Dame
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

46 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two competing lawyers who join together to sue a prestigious Philadelphia law firm when the firm fires one of them because he has AIDS
Heaven is for real by Greg Kinnear( Visual )

21 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son's extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world. Colton claims to have visited Heaven during a near death experience. He recounts the details of his amazing journey with childlike innocence and speaks matter-of-factly about things that happened before his birth
The Natural by Bernard Malamud( Visual )

30 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing was going to stop Roy Hobbs from fulfilling his boyhood dream of baseball stardom. As a 14-year old he fashions a baseball bat from an oak tree. He soon impresses major league scouts with his ability. His talent also catches the eye of a sportswriter who eventually becomes instrumental in Hobbs' career. The appearance of a mysterious woman, however, shatters his dream. Years later Hobbs reappears as a rookie for the New York Knights and has an opportunity to share in their race for the pennant
The mask of Zorro by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 2,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elder Zorro comes out of retirement to train a new Zorro to fight the enemy Montero
My best friend's wedding by P. J Hogan( Visual )

28 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commitment-shy Jules Potter has four days to steal back her best friend Michael before he marries someone else
Starship troopers by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

30 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Courageous soldiers travel to the distant and desolate Klendathu system for the ultimate showdown between the species
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

30 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in English and held by 1,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of the classic horror story in which a young doctor creates life. The creature he assembles from the bodies of convicts and the brain of a brilliant scientist soon realizes that he will be rejected by society and goes on a rampage seeking revenge on the doctor who gave him life
Soul surfer by Sean McNamara( Visual )

9 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teen surfer Bethany Hamilton loses her arm in a shark attack and courageously overcomes all odds to become a champion again, through her sheer determination and unwavering faith
Elysium by Neill Blomkamp( Visual )

24 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2154 two groups of people remain; the extremely wealthy who reside on an immaculate man-made space station named Elysium, and the rest, who occupy an overpopulated, destroyed Earth. Max decides to embark on a mission that could bring equality to the opposed worlds
 
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