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Fox Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 2,243 works in 4,073 publications in 4 languages and 60,400 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  History  Science fiction films  Romance films  Historical films  Christmas films  War films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Fox Video (Firm)
Hello, Dolly! by Gene Kelly( Visual )

14 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical set in the 1890's. Dolly, a young widow and professional matchmaker sets her sights, and whatever else she can muster, on conquering Yonkers merchant, Horace Vandergeider
The man from Snowy River by Fox Video (Firm)( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the 1880's when the Australian frontier was wild and dangerous, the film follows the exploits of a youth who sets out to tame a wild herd of horses
Miller's Crossing by Joel Coen( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During prohibition two gangland bosses struggle for control over a city, with one of the boss's lieutenants caught in the middle
Independence Day by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

23 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spectacle begins when massive spaceships appear on Earth's skies. But wonder turns to terror as the ships blast destructive beams of fire down on cities all over the planet. Now the world's only hope lies with a determined band of survivors, uniting for one last strike against the invaders - before it's the end of mankind
Waiting to exhale by Forest Whitaker( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of four African-American women who journey through a modern labyrinth of husbands and lovers, jobs and makeovers. Savannah Jackson moves from Denver to Phoenix, the home of her best friend, Bernadine, intent on becoming a successful TV producer and snagging Mr. Right. Bernadine learns that her husband is leaving her for his younger, white bookkeeper. Their highly successful, sexually adventurous friend, Robin Stokes, cannot stay away from attractive men who lie and cheat. Gloria Johnson does not seek solace in men but finds it in food, her trendy hair salon and her precocious but difficult son, Tarik. Tarik is growing up and Gloria is about to set out into the world again. In one year, they weather these challenges under an umbrella of friendship
Mrs. Doubtfire by Anne Fine( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Hillard (Williams) transforms into everyone's ideal vision of a grandmotherly English housekeeper in order to maintain contact with his three children after his divorce
French kiss by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and French and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her fiance is smitten by a beautiful Frenchwoman, Kate flies to Paris determined to win him back. However, nothing prepares her for Luc, a cunning, sexy Frenchman with a gift for gab and a fondness for thievery. A self-proclaimed expert on affairs of the heart, Luc promises to help Kate win back her man. But one star-crossed misadventure after another sweeps them across France, ultimately changing them in ways they never dreamed possible
The last of the Mohicans by Michael Mann( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story set during the French and Indian War, between an American raised by the Mohican Indians and the daughter of a British officer
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and French and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic Elizabethan story of star-crossed lovers, set in a futuristic urban Verona Beach, California
Speed by Jan de Bont( Visual )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Traven, an L.A.P.D. SWAT team specialist, is sent to diffuse a bomb that a revenge-driven extortionist has planted on a bus
Arthur Miller's The crucible by Arthur Miller( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of teenage girls meets in the woods at midnight for a secret love-conjuring ceremony. When their ceremony is witnessed by the town minister, the girls suddenly find themselves accused of witchcraft and as the hysteria in the village grows, blameless victims are torn from their homes, leading to a devastating climax
Miracle on 34th Street by George Seaton( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this new version of the 1947 classic film, a little girl meets a department store Santa who's convinced he's the real thing
Class action by Michael Apted( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and French and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A court of law becomes a battleground for a father and daughter as they find themselves facing each other as opposing attorneys in a multimillion dollar law suit involving a potentially defective auto design
Far from home : the adventures of Yellow Dog by Drew Barrymore( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their boat capsizes in turbulent waters off the Pacific Northwest coast, John McCormick is rescued, but his 14-year-old son Angus, and recently adopted stray Golden Labrador, are washed ashore where they fight to survive in the rugged wilderness
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

33 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and French and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) is the lone survivor when her crippled spaceship crash lands on Fiorina 161, a bleak wasteland inhabited by former inmates of the planet's maximum security prison. Ripley's fears that an Alien was aboard her craft are confirmed when the mutilated bodies of ex-cons begin to mount. Without weapons or modern technology of any kind, Ripley must lead the men into battle against the terrifying creature. She soon discovers a horrifying fact about her link with the Alien, a realization that may compel Ripley to try destroying not only the horrific creature, but herself as well
Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Elia Kazan and producer Darryl F. Zannuck caused a sensation with "the most spellbinding ever put on celluloid" (Hollywood Reporter), recipient of three Academy Awards, including Best Picture. One of the first films to directly tackle racial prejudice, this acclaimed adaptation of Laura Z. Hobson's bestseller stars Gregory Peck as a journalist assigned to write a series of articles on anti-semitism. Searching for an angle, he finally decides to pose as a Jew - and soon discovers what it is like to be a victim of religious intolerance. Dorothy Maguire, John Garfield, Dean Stockwell, and Jane Havoc also star in this post World War II classic. -- Container
The sandlot : heading home by Dale De la Torre( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the early 1960's, this comedy focuses on a fifth grader who can't throw a baseball but is recruited by the leader of a neighborhood gang to play on the nearby sandlot field. It's the beginning of a summer he'll never forget
Sleeping with the enemy by Nancy Price( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Burney appears to be the man of Laura's dreams. It isn't until they are married that she discovers the real Martin is a woman's worst nightmare. Laura plans her escape. But driven by demented obsession, Martin will stop at nothing to find his wife and make her pay for her deceit
Looking for Richard by Al Pacino( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's gripping drama of power, lust and betrayal becomes accessible to a broader audience. The camera follows the cast and crew throughout rehearsals, eavesdropping on the behind-the-scenes process that goes into creating characters and mounting a production
The African Queen by John Huston( Visual )

12 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard-drinking river boat man (Bogart) and a stern, puritanical lady missionary (Hepburn) are thrown together in the war-torn African jungle as they embark on a perilous mission to destroy a German gunboat
 
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Mrs. Doubtfire
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