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Alcon Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 81 works in 280 publications in 3 languages and 33,728 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Romance films  Biography  Teen films  Film and video adaptations 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alcon Entertainment (Firm)
The blind side by John Lee Hancock( Visual )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 3,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The sisterhood of the traveling pants by Amber Tamblyn( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 2,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four lifelong friends will be spending their summer separated for the first time. On a shopping trip, the young women find a pair of thrift-shop jeans that fits each of them perfectly and decide to use the pants as a way of keeping in touch over the months ahead. Each one of the friends will wear the jeans for a week to see what luck they bring to her before sending them on to the next. Though miles apart, the four friends still experience life, love and loss together in a summer that they will never forget
Dolphin tale by Morgan Freeman( Visual )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[A] boy named Sawyer discovers an injured dolphin, who is brought to a marine hospital and named Winter. Unfortunately, her injuries cost Winter her tail, without which she may not survive. But with Sawyer's devotion, a marine biologist's ... expertise and the brilliance of a prosthetist ... charged with creating a new tail, Winter may receive a second chance at life"--Container
The sisterhood of the traveling pants 2 by Sanaa Hamri( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In both The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and its sequel based on Ann Brashares' bestselling novels, teenage friends Tibby, Carmen, Bridget, and Lena have a special way to stay in touch. A pair of thrift-store jeans they discovered while shopping together magically fits each girl, and just may bring the wearer good luck
The book of Eli by Denzel Washington( Visual )
11 editions published in 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eli (Washington) walks alone in post-apocalyptic America. He heads west along the Highway of Death on a mission he doesn't fully understand but knows he must complete. In his backpack is the last copy of a book that could become the wellspring of a revived society. Or in the wrong hands, the hammer of a despot. Eli keeps his blade sharp and his survival instincts sharper as his quest thrusts him into a savage wasteland and pits him against a menacing warlord (Oldman)
Racing stripes by Frederik Du Chau( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a fierce thunderstorm in rural Kentucky, a young zebra is accidentally left behind by a travelling circus. He is found by former champion horse trainer, Nolan Walsh and "Stripes" is quickly adopted as a favourite pet by his daughter, Channing. Now Stripes may not look like the other horses galloping across the fields, but he thinks he is no different and longs to race with all the thoroughbreds. So does Channing and, with some encouragement from his fellow barnyard animals, the pair embark on the unthinkable dream of racing in the ultimate - The Kentucky Open
P.S.I love you by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Holly Kennedy is devastated when her loving husband unexpectedly dies. He seems to come back into her life when messages he recorded before he died start showing up on her doorstep, helping to push her into a new and happy future
Insomnia by Christopher Nolan( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
Prisoners by Denis Villeneuve( Visual )
17 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Keller Dover is facing every parent's worst nightmare. His six-year-old daughter, Anna, is missing, together with her young friend, Joy. The only lead is a dilapidated RV that had been parked on their street. Heading the investigation, Detective Loki arrests its driver but a lack of evidence forces his release. As the police pursue multiple leads, Dover knows his child's life is at stake and decides he must take matters into his own hands. How far will he go to protect his family?
Beautiful creatures ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When newcomer Lena arrives in the small town of Gatlin she quickly captures the attention of Ethan, who only wants to escape what he views as a boring and dead end town. He quickly gets more than he bargained for. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town
Something borrowed by Kate Hudson( Visual )
13 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rachel is a generous and loyal pal to her engaged best friend Darcy. But after celebrating her 30th birthday, perpetual good girl Rachel unexpectedly ends up in the arms of Dex, the guy she's had a crush on since law school, and who happens to be Darcy's fiancé. In the frantic weeks leading up to Darcy's wedding, Rachel finds herself caught between her longtime friendship with Darcy and the prospect of losing the love of her life
Joyful noise ( Visual )
14 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The small town of Pacashau, Georgia, has fallen on hard times, but the people are counting on the church choir to lift their spirits by winning the national Joyful Noise Competition. But the discord between its two leading ladies threatens to tear everything apart
My dog Skip ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the special time of growing up, children always need a special friend. Here are two of the best. My dog Skip is a memoir about a Jack Russell terrier who helps his young owner turn bullies into friends, outwit hapless moonshiners and even win the attention of the prettiest girl in school. Heroism is a dog named Shiloh in Shiloh 3 : Saving Shiloh, the concluding adventure in a series of three. The little beagle is a bundle of canine devotion--and a little bit of a detective, too--when he and his human pal Marty become involved in a murder mystery
Transcendence by Wally Pfister( Visual )
9 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Will Caster is the foremost researcher in the field of Artificial Intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines the collective intelligence of everything ever known with the full range of human emotions. His highly controversial experiments take on dangerous implications when his consciousness is uploaded into one such program
What to expect when you're expecting ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A hilarious and heartfelt comedy about five couples whose interwined lives are turned upside down by the challenges of impending parenthood."--Container
Chasing Liberty ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anna Foster is the 18-year-old daughter of President of the United States James Foster. Anna has led a privileged life, but she has grown to resist the constant presence of Secret Service agents getting in the way of her independence. While on a family trip to Europe, Anna manages to get away from security for a brief time. She inevitably falls for Ben Calder, with whom she enjoys a fresh and clean European vacation. Not wanting to ruin her fun, she doesn't tell him who she really is. Unfortunately, Ben has a secret identity of his own
16 blocks ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Mosley (Bruce Willis), hayattan hiçbir beklentisi kalmayan, ve beladan uzak durarak emekli olacağı günü bekleyen bir polis memurudur. Bütün dedektiflerin şehirdeki büyük bir olayın peşine düştüğü sabah, çok basit gibi görünen bir olay Mosley'e kalır; çenesi düşük bir suçlu olan Eddie Bunker'ı (Mos Def), ifade vermesi çin 16 blok ötedeki mahkeme salonuna götürecektir. Önceleri sıkıntı veren tek olay Bunker'ın gevezeliği olsa da, birden bire bu kısa mesafe bir cehenneme dönüşür
Chernobyl diaries ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six tourists hire an extreme tour guide who takes them to the abandoned city of Pripyat, the former home to the workers of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor. During their exploration, they soon discover they are not alone
Lottery ticket ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After winning a lottery worth $370 million, Kevin Carson, a young man living in the projects, suddenly has the sexy girl who wouldn't give him the time of day wanting to hook up, a local gang boss willing to take him under his wing, and a surly thug just looking to pummel him and take the ticket
The affair of the necklace ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In pre-Revolutionary France, a young aristocratic woman left penniless by the political unrest in the country, must avenge her family's fall from grace by scheming to steal a priceless necklace
 
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Alternative Names
Alcon Entertainment
Languages
English (191)
Spanish (1)
Chinese (1)
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