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Hollywood Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 119 works in 443 publications in 4 languages and 28,395 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Horror films  Historical films  History  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Publisher, prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hollywood Pictures Home Video (Firm)
Mr. Holland's Opus by Michael Kamen( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 2,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frustrated composer comes to realize that his real passion is teaching and that his legacy is not a truly memorable piece of music, but the generations of young people whose lives he affects
The Sixth Sense by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 2,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A noted child psychologist attempts to help a frightened 8-year-old boy who is experiencing terrifying visions of the dead
Evita by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Visual )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True-life story of Eva Peron, who rose above childhood poverty and a scandalous past to achieve fortune and fame
While you were sleeping by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy, a lonely subway worker, saves the life of a man and his family mistakes her for his fiancée. The situation really gets uproarious when she then falls for the man's brother
Quiz Show by Robert Redford( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exciting look behind the scenes at the thrills and high-stakes competition of TV's hottest big-money game show! But fame and fortune become a hotbed of scandal when a Washington investigation uncovers corruption beneath the quiz show's glittering facade. The scandal implicates both the wildly popular champion and the disgruntled ex-champ
Mystery, Alaska by Jay Roach( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remote, hockey-obsessed town populated by 633 of the most eccentric characters you'd ever want to meet, Mystery is the kind of place where nothing ever changes. Then life as they know it gets turned completely upside down when a publicity stunt brings the world-famous New York Rangers to Mystery for a game with the local team of weekend warriors and the whole town rises to meet the challenge of a lifetime
Swing kids by Thomas Carter( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and French and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two swing-music loving friends in Nazi Germany must choose between their individual freedom or loyalty to the murderous Third Reich
The Joy Luck Club by Wayne Wang( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the story of four lifelong friends, whose lives are filled with joy and heartbreak, and shows how their experiences have affected the hopes and dreams they hold for each of their children
Arachnophobia by Frank Marshall( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Ross Jennings is forced to face his childhood fear of spiders when he moves to a small town where an unusual spider is harming several of the townspeople
Crimson tide by Tony Scott( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gene Hackman (Los imperdonables) y Denzel Washington (El informe Pelícano) estelarizan esta historia de acción y suspenso como el capitán Frank Ramsey y el primer oficial Ron Hunter, los cuales se ven atrapados en medio de una crisis mundial. A bordo de un submarino nuclear se dirigen a Rusia anta la amenaza de la Tercera Guerra Mundial por parte de un grupo de extremistas. Al recibir la orden no confirmada de lanzar sus misiles, los dos oficiales se enfrentan en una divergencia de opiniones sobre la validez de la orden. A la amenaza del holocausto mundial se suma un motín a bordo del submarino que enfrenta a todos contra todos, mientras se decide la suerte del mundo. Calificada como una de las mejores películas de acción del año
The scarlet letter by Roland Joffé( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hester Prynne becomes involved in an illicit love affair with her town's minister at a time when adultery is punishable by death
Grosse Pointe blank by George Armitage( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grosse Pointe Blank: Martin Blank, a hitman stuck in a career rut, attends his ten-year high school reunion to pull off one last job and ends up rekindling an old flame
White squall by Ridley Scott( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen high school students who have elected to spend the 1960-61 academic year on board the American schoolship Albatross learn about sailing and unity from their captain. When they encounter a white squall, a sudden, violent, wind-and-lightning storm, it turns into a test of courage and their will to survive
Powder( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harassed by classmates who won't accept his shocking appearance, a shy young man known as Powder struggles to fit in. But the cruel taunts stop when Powder displays a mysterious power that allows him to do extraordinary things
Dead presidents by Albert Hughes( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the streets, they call cash dead presidents. And that's just what a Vietnam veteran is after when he returns home from the war, only to find himself drawn into a life of crime. With the aid of his fellow vets he plans the ultimate heist--a daring robbery of an armored car filled with unmarked U.S. currency!"--Container
Nixon by Oliver Stone( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting look at a complex man, Richard Nixon, whose chance at greatness was ultimately destroyed by his passion for power--when his involvement in conspiracy jeopardized the nation's security and the presidency of the United States
G.I. Jane by Ridley Scott( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant O'Neil is the first woman ever given the opportunity to earn a place in the armed forces' most highly skilled combat unit--the elite Navy SEALs. But the already brutal rigors of training camp turn into an unimaginable test of courage and determination once it becomes clear that no one--powerful politicians, top military brass or her male Navy SEAL teammates--wants her to succeed
The distinguished gentleman by Jonathan Lynn( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-time con man wins a Congressional seat and uses the perks and power of his new position to con for cash and bamboozle the big bucks without breaking the law
Gone fishin' by Roger Birnbaum( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two life-long friend love to fish and manage to create mishaps for all whenever they fish
An American werewolf in Paris by Anthony Waller( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of a pair of werewolves lives in Paris where her mother and stepfather are trying to overcome her lycanthropic disease. A trio of American tourists on a thrill seeking trip around Europe manage to stop her from plunging to her death from the top of the Eiffel tower and are embroiled in a horrific but often hilarious plot
 
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