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Orion Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 383 works in 698 publications in 8 languages and 19,502 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Biographical films  Western films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime 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 )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 853 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
La gloire de mon père = My father's glory by Yves Robert( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in French and English and held by 579 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
Jean de Florette by Claude Berri( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in French and English and held by 489 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 )

8 editions published in 1989 in French and English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boyhood memories of Catholic boarding school during the 1940s German occupation of France
Mississippi burning by Alan Parker( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the investigation of the murders of three civil rights workers in 1964 Mississippi
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in French and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 17th-century Paris, a long-nosed poet and swordsman helps his handsome friend win the girl he himself loves
Karen Blixen's Babettes Gæstebud by Gabriel Axel( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Europa Europa = Hitlerjunge Salomon by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in German and Russian and held by 439 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
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 436 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
Jean de Florette ; Manon of the spring = Manon des sources by Marcel Pagnol( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in French and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 2 of the two-part storyline begun in Jean de Florette. Ten years after Jean has died, Jeans's daughter Manon tries to avenge his death by cutting off the village water supply and accusing Jean's neighbors of murder
Dirty rotten scoundrels by Frank Oz( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 410 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 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tomas is a womanizer whose enormous sexual appetite is never fully satisfied. He deeply loves his wife, Tereza; but, he only finds true understanding with his lover Sabina. Sabina shares his desire for sex without the "heavy" commitment of love. Tomas struggles with the decision of whether to give up his freedom and commit to the love of one woman or to remain faithful to his promiscuous ways
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 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 337 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
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner( Visual )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 336 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
Throw momma from the train by Danny DeVito( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 327 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 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farce involving a woman in love with a terrorist
Camille Claudel by Bruno Nuytten( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in French and held by 282 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 )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seven year old genius is caught in a tug of war between his waitress mum who only wants a regular life for him, and the head of an institute for gifted children who wants to further his development
Wings of desire by Wim Wenders( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 264 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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La gloire de mon père = My father's gloryRobocopJean de Florette ; Manon of the spring = Manon des sourcesUlee's goldDances with wolvesCamille ClaudelLittle man Tate