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Orion Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 412 works in 661 publications in 8 languages and 22,803 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Crime films  Slasher 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 )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 972 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 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jean Cadoret, a hunchback who inherits a farm from his mother and foolishly hopes to become a gentleman farmer. But even before he arrives, his powerful neighbor is plotting to steal his land. The ending is heartbreak and tragedy for Jean who is no match for his wily neighbor
Au revoir les enfants by Louis Malle( Visual )

7 editions published in 1989 in French and English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: Boyhood memories of Catholic boarding school during the 1940s German occupation of France
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in French and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poignant story of unrequited love, set in 17th century France. Highlighted by the Oscar-winning performance of Ferrer as Cyrano, the long-nosed poet and swordsman who helps a handsome rival woo and win the beautiful Roxane, whom Cyrano himself secretly loves
Mississippi burning by Alan Parker( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the investigation of the murders of three civil rights workers in 1964 Mississippi
Europa Europa Hitlerjunge Salomon by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in German and Russian and held by 561 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
Karen Blixen's Babettes gæstebud by Gabriel Axel( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babette, a superb French chef, lives an anonymous life among a pious congregation on the desolate coast of Denmark. As housekeeper and cook to two elderly, religious women, she's never called on the prepare anything very exciting; until one day, she wins 10,000 francs and decides to spend it all by creating the most memorable meal ever consumed, even though her guests will have no idea what they're eating
Manon des sources Jean de Florette 2ème partie by Claude Berri( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in French and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman, making her way in the world as a shepherdess, finds out that her scheming neighbor stole land from her father and caused his tragic death
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 491 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 471 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
The unbearable lightness of being by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Czech doctor, dedicated to promiscuity, is forced to choose between his wife and his lover
Throw Momma from the train by Danny DeVito( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 375 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 355 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 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The enchanting story of Marcel Pagnol's childhood in the south of France, and a very special summer when he was 11 years old. In the countryside of Provence he fell under the spell of the rugged hills, made new friends and strengthened the unique bond with his father
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 337 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
Le Château de ma mère My mother's castle( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in French and English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Marcel Pagnol's childhood holidays in Provence continues in My Mother's Castle. During a Christmas in the region Marcel's affection for the area deepens and he also learns to love and appreciate his mother's true nature
Da hong deng long gao gao gua Raise the red lantern = Da hong deng long gao gao gua by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in Chinese and English and held by 323 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
Wings of desire by Wim Wenders( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 323 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
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 314 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)
Little man Tate by Jodie Foster( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 312 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
 
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Manon des sources Jean de Florette 2ème partieRobocopCamille ClaudelDances with wolvesLe Château de ma mère My mother's castleLittle man Tate