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HBO/Cannon Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 20 works in 22 publications in 1 language and 231 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Musical films  Historical films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Western films  History 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by HBO/Cannon Video (Firm)
The Manhattan Project by Manhattan Project( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientists and engineers who helped build the world's first nuclear weapon reflect on their accomplishments and legacy
Haunted honeymoon by Gene Wilder( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1939, the heyday of radio. Larry Abbot and Vickie Pearle who star in a spine-tingling series of terror tales, are getting married. The wedding is set to take place in the Abbot family mansion, where Great Aunt Kate lives amidst howling storms, flickering candles, secret passages, and deranged servants. Since Larry, whom she raised from childhood, seems to be the least likely of being a werewolf, she's leaving her fortune to him. But he has to live to collect it and one of the money-grubbing relatives is trying to scare the life out of Larry for keeps
Absolute beginners by Julien Temple( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical drama set in London, 1958. Film portrays lower class youths emerging from post-war privations and struggling to achieve mobility in the face of withering class, racial and economic barriers
The Queen of spades( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Count of Saint Germain divulged to Countess Ranevskaya the secret of the three winning cards. Captain Suvorin tries to wrest this secret from the Countess by hook or by crook. She dies of fright and haunts him
As summers die( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sensitive drama about the conflict between a wealthy family and an elderly black woman--a moving tale of greed, bigotry and justice in a late 50's Louisiana town
Three Amigos! by John Landis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Three Amigos, a silent screen comedy act, arrive in a remote Mexican hamlet for what they think is a lucrative personal appearance, only to discover that they are expected to save the village from a terrorizing gang of bandits
Beach party by Orion Pictures Corporation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spirited group of surfers are being crowded on the beach by a group of square body builders
Back to school by Alan Metter( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farce in which a self-made millionaire attends college to set a good example for his dropout son
Spontaneous inventions by Bobby McFerrin( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby McFerrin performs for/with/among an audience his own brand of jazz in which he sings and performs the accompaniments vocally. Included are Scrapple from the apple, Honeysuckle Rose, Bwee-dop, Cara mia, Fascinating rhythm, Itsy bitsy spider, Thinkin' about your body, Drive, Opportunity, I got the feelin', Walkin, Blackbird and Manana iguana
Really weird tales( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top talent hits new heights of zaniness in this three episode parody of science fiction
Die monster die!( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having been invited to their country estate by the wife of madman Nahum Witley, an American scientist finds that local villagers won't direct him because of the strange things that have been happening there for years. The visiting scientist is soon caught up in the nightmarish horror surrounding the estate
Amadeus by MiloŇ° Forman( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from Shaffer's play, the film presents the life of Antonio Salieri, a mediocre 18th century Viennese composer obsessed with and jealous of the musical genius of the age, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sarah Vaughan & friends : a jazz session( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jazz legends together on stage for one night at the Storyville Jazz Hall in New Orleans
Highlander by Russell Mulcahy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sword and sorcery drama about immortal Scotsmen from the 16th century battling for supremacy in modern day New York City
The magician of Lublin by Isaac Bashevis Singer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A traveling magician attains fame and fortune in turn-of-the-century Poland, but finds his career undermined by his wildly-irresponsible personal life
Night of the creeps( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

On the night of the formal, a college campus is ravaged by gruesome creatures that turn their victims into zombies
Blast-off( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

It's master showman P.T. Barnum and his star attraction, Tom Thumb, who are about to stage the event of the century. P.T.'s sending Tom into space for fun and profit. But as P.T. and Tom find out this is no ordinary side show. Complicating P.T.'s entrepreneurial spirit are a German rocket scientist, an American with a better rocket and foreign spies who try to steal the design plans. Sabotage, kidnapping and political intrigue ensue as a fierce rivalry develops and turns into a menagerie of madcap mayhem
Wild in the streets( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When 14 year olds are given the right to vote, they elect a rock star as president and take over the government enforcing mandatory retirement at age 30
All the rivers run by Nancy Cato( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philadelphia Gordon, raised to be a proper Victorian lady, forges her own place in the male-dominated society of 19th century Australia and becomes the owner and captain of a river boat
 
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