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Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 2,064 works in 5,286 publications in 4 languages and 354,861 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 Sam Raimi( Visual )

54 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 5,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being bitten by a radioactive spider on a school field trip, Peter Parker finds himself gaining spider-like qualities. Adopting the name Spider-Man, Peter first uses his new skills to make money, but when the Green Goblin, another altered super-human, kills Peter's uncle, he swears to use his "spider-skills" to fight evil. Along the way he has to juggle a new job as a local reporter, and a budding romance with a beautiful former-classmate, MJ
Stuart Little by Rob Minkoff( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 3,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being adopted by a human family, a tiny mouse sets out to win over his resentful new brother and the family feline while fending off a gang of cats who want him out of the house
Fahrenheit 9/11 by Michael Moore( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 2,828 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 )

37 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,744 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 )

23 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 2,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his brother, a young stevedore breaks the hold of a waterfront gang boss [c.f. Halliwell's, 1997 ed.]
Whale rider by Niki Caro( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 2,511 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 )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 2,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Arthur and his knights embark on a low-budget search for the Grail, encountering many very silly obstacles
Wo hu cang long = Wo hu cang long = Crouching tiger, hidden dragon by Ang Lee( Visual )

11 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 2,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two master warriors track the mysterious and highly skilled thief of the legendary sword Green Destiny. They suspect that the evil warrior Jade Fox is involved and hiding in the governor's household. Meanwhile the governor's beautiful daughter, who is hiding secrets of her own, fights against her coming marriage as she admires the freedom of the wudan masters
Big fish by Tim Burton( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,410 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 2,331 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 2,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara was one of the most controversial and influential political figures of the 20th century. Now, he offers a candid and intimate journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers new and often surprising insights into the 1945 bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, ad the effects of the Vietnam War
Memento by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 2,327 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 )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 2,267 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 )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 2,244 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 2,218 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
Something's gotta give by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 2,179 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
Adaptation by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 2,167 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
Winged Migration by Jacques Perrin( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows bird migrations flying over the seven continents: from one pole to the other, 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 2,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about life in the Army in the days prior to World War II. Shows the effect of Army discipline on an individualistic former boxing champion who defies the attempts of officers and men to break him when he refuses to fight on the company's boxing team. Includes actual scenes of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
Charlie's angels by McG( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 2,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Angels are back to investigate the theft of a database of witness protection profiles, after five of the people on the list are murdered
 
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