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Alcon Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 95 works in 546 publications in 3 languages and 44,239 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Crime films  Biographical films  Animal films 
Roles: Producer
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 )

35 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Oher is a homeless African-American teenager who is from a broken home. Mike is taken in by the Touhys, a well-to-do white family who help him fulfill his potential. At the same time, Oher's presence in the Touhys' lives leads them to some insightful self-discoveries of their own. Living in his new environment, Mike faces a completely different set of challenges to overcome - as both a football player and student. Mike works hard and, with the help of his coaches and adopted family, becomes an All-American offensive left tackle
The sisterhood of the traveling pants by Amber Tamblyn( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a special summer in the lives of four lifelong friends who are separated for the first time. The young women find a pair of jeans that fits each of them perfectly and they decide to use the pants as a way of keeping in touch
Dolphin tale by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

25 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 2,277 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 Book of Eli by Albert Hughes( Visual )

25 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eli 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
Prisoners by Denis Villeneuve( Visual )

32 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keller Dover is facing a parent's worst nightmare. His young daughter and her friend have gone missing. Heading the investigation, Detective Loki arrests the driver of an RV on which the girls had been playing. But a lack of evidence forces his release. As pressure mounts, Loki's team pursues multiple leads while a frantic Dover decides he has no choice but to take matters into his own hands
The sisterhood of the traveling pants 2 by Sanaa Hamri( Visual )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join the four best friends as they finish their first year of college and dive into a summer of excitement. Bridget journeys to Turkey on an archaeological dig. Carmen plunges into the hectic, creative world of summer theater in Vermont. Lena discovers new love and old heartbreak at the Rhode Island School of Design. Tibby takes a big step in her relationship with Brian in the Big Apple
P.S.I Love You by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,858 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
Racing stripes by Frederik Du Chau( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,855 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
Blade runner 2049 by Denis Villeneuve( Visual )

15 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young blade runner's discovery of a long buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who's been missing for thirty years
Transcendence by Wally Pfister( Visual )

26 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. Will Caster (Johnny Depp) is a learder in the field of Artificial Intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines mankind's collective intelligence with the full range of human emotions. Anti-technology extremists will do whatever it takes to stop him, but their attempt to destroy Will forces him to record and upload his own mind to a supercomputer in order to achieve transcendence. Success brings him ever-evolving knowledge-- and nearly unstoppable power as the fate of the world rests on Will's now-questionable humanity"--Container
Dolphin tale 2( Visual )

19 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winter's surrogate mother, the very elderly dolphin Panama, has passed away, leaving Winter without the only poolmate she has ever known. However, the loss of Panama may have even greater repercussions for Winter, who, according to USDA regulations, cannot be housed alone, as dolphins' social behavior requires them to be paired with other dolphins. Time is running out to find a companion for her before the team at Clearwater loses their beloved Winter to another aquarium
Insomnia by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of L.A. detectives investigate the death of a teenage girl. Things take a turn for the worse when one of the cops, already under the scrutiny of Internal Affairs, accidentally kills his partner and then covers it up
My dog Skip( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Mississippi in the late 1940s and based on Willie Morris' boyhood memoirs. Eight-year-old Willie loses his only friend in the world to the draft until his mother gives him a puppy for his birthday
Beautiful creatures by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

21 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethan longs to escape his small Southern town. He meets a mysterious new girl, Lena. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town
Joyful noise( Visual )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,618 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
Something borrowed by Luke Greenfield( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,577 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
The 33 by Patricia Riggen( Visual )

16 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2010, the eyes of the world turned to Chile, where 33 miners had been buried alive by the catastrophic explosion and collapse of a 100-year-old gold and copper mine. Over the next 69 days, an international team worked night and day in a desperate attempt to rescue the trapped men as their families and friends, as well as millions of people globally, waited and watched anxiously for any sign of hope
Point Break by Kathryn Bigelow( Visual )

19 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young FBI agent, Johnny Utah, infiltrates a cunning team of thrill-seeking elite athletes, led by the charismatic Bodhi. The athletes are suspected of carrying out a spate of crimes in extremely unusual ways. Deep undercover, and with his life in imminent danger, Utah strives to prove they are the architects of this string of inconceivable crimes
What to expect when you're expecting by Cameron Diaz( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,194 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 )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,027 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
 
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The sisterhood of the traveling pants
Alternative Names
Alcon Entertainment

Alcon Entertainment American film production company

アルコン・エンターテインメント

愛爾康娛樂

艾肯娱乐公司

Languages
English (366)

French (4)

Chinese (1)

Covers
The Book of EliThe sisterhood of the traveling pants 2InsomniaMy dog SkipChasing Liberty