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Orion Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 410 works in 723 publications in 7 languages and 18,458 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Biographical films  Western films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Publisher, fds, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Orion Home Video (Firm)
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in French and English and held by 455 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
Mississippi burning by Alan Parker( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the investigation of the murders of three civil rights workers in 1964 Mississippi
Au revoir les enfants = Goodbye, children by Louis Malle( Visual )

6 editions published in 1989 in French and English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boyhood memories of Catholic boarding school during the 1940s German occupation of France
Cyrano de Bergerac by J.-P Rappeneau( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in French and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyrano is a brilliant but hideously ugly poet, trying to get his true love, Roxanne
Karen Blixen's Babettes gæstebud = Babette's Feast by Gabriel Axel( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 424 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
Dirty rotten scoundrels by Frank Oz( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two con men on the Riviera compete to see who can extract $50,000 from a woman first. The victim is a naive American heiress, and as the competition between the two men, one a sauve and sophisticated Englishman and the other a bumbling but appealing American, heats up, the American heiress holds her ground
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner( Visual )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 350 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
Raise the red lantern = Da hong deng long gao gao gua by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in Chinese and English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman unwillingly becomes the fourth wife of a wealthy man
Ulee's gold( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures the essence of a man who escapes one war only to find himself at battle with his wounded spirit. He methodically tends his bees, carefully provides for those that need him and vigilantly keeps his emotions at bay, buts finds that he must break through his emotional walls when everything is threatened by a long-buried secret
Manon of the spring by Pi ya"." ai man niu( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in French and held by 317 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
Throw momma from the train by Danny DeVito( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 311 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
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" = Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in Spanish and English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farce involving a woman in love with a terrorist
Europa Europa = Hitlerjunge Salomon by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in German and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a Jewish teenager who survived World War II by living as a Nazi for 7 years and through 3 countries
RoboCop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 279 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
La gloire de mon père = My father's glory by Yves Robert( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in French and held by 265 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
Camille Claudel by Bruno Nuytten( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in French and held by 264 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
Little man Tate by Jodie Foster( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 259 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
Le Château de ma mère = My mother's castle( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in French and English and held by 247 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
Wings of desire by Wim Wenders( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 242 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
 
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