WorldCat Identities

Orion Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 410 works in 664 publications in 8 languages and 22,117 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Historical films  Comedy films  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Western films 
Roles: Publisher, fds, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Orion Home Video (Firm)
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young female FBI agent is sent to interview notorious killer, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, in hope of obtaining information that will help the Bureau catch another killer
Jean de Florette by Claude Berri( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in French and English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French historical drama, which concerns a bizarre battle royale over a valuable natural spring in a remote French farming community
Au revoir les enfants by Louis Malle( Visual )

7 editions published in 1989 in French and English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durante la ocupación alemana en Francia, en un colegio interno para chicos, dirigido por religiosos católicos, Julián, un muchacho de trece años, queda impresionado por la personalidad de Bonnet, un nuevo compañero que ingresa en el colegio
Cyrano de Bergerac by J.-P Rappeneau( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in French and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 17th-century Paris, a long-nosed poet and swordsman helps his handsome friend win the girl he himself loves
Mississippi burning by Alan Parker( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 549 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
Europa Europa Hitlerjunge Salomon by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in German and Russian and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish by religion, brought up as a Communist, given elitarian training by the Nazis - that is the story of Salomon Perel's life. During WWII he flees from the Nazis, lands in a Russian orphanage at the age of 14 and is brought up in the Communist manner. When Hitler's troops march into the town, he claims to be an ethnic German, becomes a frontline interpreter and finally ends up in an elitarian school for members of the Hitler Youth. He is released from his role at the end of the war, a role which he was forced to adopt in order to survive. The epilogue shows the authentic Salomon Perel who emigrated to Palestine
Karen Blixen's Babettes gstebud by Gabriel Axel( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the desolate coast of Denmark, two elderly, religious women take in a young woman to be their housekeeper and cook, not knowing she is a superb French chef. When the chef, (who is never called upon to cook anything more complicated or mouth-watering than boiled codfish or soup), wins a large sum of money, she decides to spend it all creating a magnificent meal
Manon des sources Jean de Florette 2ème partie by Claude Berri( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in French and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years have passed since the tragic events of Jean de Florette. Jean's daughter Manon, now a sheperdess in the nearby hills, appears in town to accuse the Soubeyrans of killing her father. Tragedy results before César, the neighbor who destroyed Jean, learns the truth of his actions
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robocop is created to stop a crimewave which is spreading all across America. 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
Dirty rotten scoundrels by Frank Oz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy filmed on the Riviera, it's the story of two con men who compete to see who can extract $50,000 from a woman first. The victim is a naive American heiress, and the competition between the two men, one a suave and sophisticated Englishman and the other a bumbling but appealing American, heats up!
Raise the red lantern Da hong deng long gao gao gua by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in Chinese and English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

19-year-old Songlian has become Fourth Wife to the wealthy Chen, andshe must share her husband with his other three wives. When Songlian discoversthat the other wives manipulate and cheat for their husband's favors, a battleof wills commences between the women that can only bring misfortune to allconcerned
The unbearable lightness of being by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 426 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
Throw momma from the train by Danny DeVito( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Owen says he will murder Larry's lying, conniving ex-wife if Larry will send Owen's strange Momma to her maker
Camille Claudel by Bruno Nuytten( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in French and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most important collaborations in the history of art, that of legendary sculptor Rodin, and the creative prodigy Camille Claudel
La gloire de mon père My father's glory( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in French and English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the autobiography of Marcel Pagnol, this film is the story of a very special summer that 11 year-old Marcel spent with his family in the Provençe countryside
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 334 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
Wings of desire by Wim Wenders( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy about an angel who wanders through the streets of West Berlin and wishes he were mortal so that he could fall in love
Le Château de ma mère My mother's castle( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in French and English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the autobiography of Marcel Pagnol, this film continues the story of Marcel's childhood; this time the family returns to the wild hills for Christmas
Little man Tate by Orion Pictures( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seven year old genius is caught in a tug of war between his waitress mom who only wants a regular life for him, and the head of an institute for gifted children who wants to further his development
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Argentina, the sheltered wife of a wealthy businessman finds herself face to face with a legacy of terror as she begins to discover that her adopted daughter may have been stolen from a family of "los desaparecidos" (the disappeared ones)
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.13 for Dirty rott ... to 0.31 for Camille Cl ...)

The silence of the lambs
Languages
Covers
Manon des sources Jean de Florette 2ème partieRobocopCamille ClaudelDances with wolvesLe Château de ma mère My mother's castleLittle man Tate