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Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 2,129 works in 5,570 publications in 4 languages and 355,361 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Superhero films  Science fiction films  History  Documentary films  War films 
Roles: Distributor, fds, Publisher, Producer, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Spider-man 2 by Jasmine Jones( Visual )

54 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 5,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker's having a rough time. His double life as the superhero Spider-Man is having a devastating impact on his civilian life. Things are so bad he declares that he's quitting, and never putting on the suit again. However, his sense of duty forces him to become a hero again when the brilliant scientist Dr. Otto Octavius is deformed in an accident and becomes Dr. Octopus. With four metal tentacles sticking out of his back, he'll prove to be a more than worthy opponent for Spider-Man
Stuart Little by Rob Minkoff( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 3,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuart Little is back for more action-packed adventure. This time around Stuart and the reluctant Snowbell embark on a dangerous mission to rescue Stuart's new friend Margalo from a villainous falcon. But the journey proves more difficult than he ever imagines, and Stuart has to decide if he's up to the task
Fahrenheit 9/11 by Michael Moore( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 2,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through actual footage, interviews, and declassified documents, Michael Moore illustrates the connections President Bush has to the royal house of Saud of Saudia Arabia and the bin Laden's, how the president got elected on fraudulent circumstances and then proceeded to blunder through his duties while ignoring warnings of the looming betrayal by his foreign partners. When the treachery hits with the 9/11 attacks, Moore explains how Bush failed to take immediate action to defend the nation
Black Hawk down : a story of modern war by Mark Bowden( Visual )

36 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film recreates the American siege of the Somalian city of Mogadishu in October, 1993, when a 45-minute mission turned into a 16-hour ordeal of bloody urban warfare
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( Visual )

24 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 2,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-fighter gets a job working on the gang-ridden waterfront under a crooked gangster boss
Whale rider by Niki Caro( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 2,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Whangara people believe their ancestor Paikea was saved from drowning by riding home on the back of a whale. The tribal group has since granted leadership positions to the first-born males, believing them to be descendants of Paikea. But then a young mother dies in childbirth along with her newborn male son. His twin sister survives and the little girl, Pai, is brought up by her grandparents. Learning the skills of chiefdom from her uncle, Pai shows that she possess a natural leadership ability
Monty Python and the Holy Grail by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

24 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 2,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this spoof of the legend of King Arthur, the king recruits the Knights of the Round Table. He is soon joined by Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Galahad the Chaste and the Pure, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot, and Sir Not-Appearing-In-This-Film. God sends them on a quest to find the Holy Grail. Along the way they encounter a plague-ridden community, the Knights who say Ni, a killer rabbit, and more
Wo hu cang long = Wo hu cang long = Crouching tiger, hidden dragon by Ang Lee( Visual )

13 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 2,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th-century China, dedicated martial arts warrior Li Mu Bai is preparing to retire. He gives his magical 400-year-old sword, Green Destiny, to his partner in arms Shu Lien to entrust to nobleman Sir Te. Soon after, Green Destiny is stolen by a lithe young thief with knowledge of Wudan, the sacred, secret martial art of Li Mu Bai's sect. It turns out the thief is Jen, the daughter of the provincial governor, who chafes at the thought of the marriage her parents have arranged for her. Jen's governess and mentor is none other than Jade Fox, a legendary thief who murdered Li Mu Bai's master and stole his training manual. What follows is a tale of fighting and revenge, redemption and love
Big fish by Tim Burton( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward - outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his youth. Still doubting the legends and folklore, William makes a journey to meet a mysterious woman from whom Edward had bought property
50 first dates by Jack Giarraputo( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 2,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Roth lives an enviable life in a Hawaiian paradise, spending every night with a different beautiful tourist in search of an island fling. It's a great life, no strings attached ... until he meets Lucy. He and Lucy hit it off right from the start, but the next day she acts like she doesn't know him. Lucy suffers from short-term memory loss, so every night all memory of her day is erased. But a man in love will go to great lengths to win the girl of his dreams. In an effort to help her remember him, he makes a video tape for her to watch every morning
The Fog of War : Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara by Errol Morris( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of American politics and military policies as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara is a controversial and influential political figure. He offers a candid journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers insights into the 1945 fire bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the effects of the Vietnam War
Memento by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 2,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intricate crime story about a man who has lost his short term memory due to a rare brain disorder. Now he is out to catch his wife's murderer, whose identity he cannot ever know for sure. The more he tries to figure out what is true and real, the more he sinks deeper into a multi-layered abyss of uncertainty and surprises
Radio by William L Tung( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 2,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the relationship between a prominent high school football coach in a small South Carolina town and the illiterate, mentally-challenged man nicknamed Radio whom he mentors. Although their friendship raises some eyebrows at first, Radio's growth under the coach's guidance ultimately inspires the local townsfolk
Mona Lisa Smile by Mike Newell( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 2,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mona Lisa smile: Set in 1953, Katherine Watson is a free-spirited graduate of UCLA who accepts a teaching post at Wellesley College, a women-only school where the students are torn between the repressive mores of the time and their longing for intellectual freedom
Men in black II by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and held by 2,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent J needs help with his latest case, so he elicits the assistance of Agent K by restoring his memory. Together they battle the latest threat of aliens against Earth
Adaptation by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 2,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blends fictional characters and situations with the lives of real people: obsessive orchid hunter John Laroche, "New Yorker" journalist Susan Orlean, Hollywood screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and his twin brother Donald. As Charlie struggles to adapt a best-selling book, he writes himself into the movie plot
Something's gotta give by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 2,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged womanizer falls in love with the mother of his latest youthful conquest, greatly complicating the lives of all involved
Winged Migration by Jacques Perrin( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three years of shooting were needed by five teams in order to follow bird migrations flying over the seven continents: from one pole to another, from the seas to snowcapped mountains, from the canopy of heaven to mangroves and swamps
From here to eternity by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Hawaii in 1941, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit's team, while his captain's wife and second-in-command are falling in love
Charlie's angels by McG( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three women detectives, with a mysterious boss, retrieve stolen voice-ID software, using martial arts, tech skills, and sex appeal
 
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