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Hollywood Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 113 works in 439 publications in 4 languages and 28,397 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Horror films  Historical films  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 )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 2,385 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 )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 2,346 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 2,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This romantic comedy combines a mugging victim in a coma, a girl who saved (and loved) him but never met him, and the mix-ups that occur when his offbeat family mistakes her as his fiancee. (Caravan Pictures / Hollywood Pictures, 1995?.)
Quiz Show by Robert Redford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fame and fortune become a hotbed of scandal when a Washington investigator uncovers corruption beneath the TV's hottest 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 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widescreen. 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. But 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 )

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

In 1939, Germany declared war on freedom, demanding conformity from its youth. A group calling themselves "Swing Kids" used rebellious "swing" music from America to display their dissent & defy the Nazis. Two close friends are forced to choose between their individuality & loyalty to the system, putting their relationship, ideas, & lives to the test
The Joy Luck Club by Wayne Wang( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Producida por el ganador del Premio de la Academia, Oliver Stone (Mejor director, Pelotón, 1986 y Nacido el cuatro de julio,1989), El Club de la Buena Estrella relata la épica historia de cuatro familias cuyas extraordinarias vidas se llenan de alegría y dolor, riqueza de espíritu y magia. Desde los aguerridos campos de cultivo de China a principios de siglo, al presente, en las calles de la ciudad de San Francisco, las esperanzas sueños y triunfos de dos generaciones se revelan através de los sorpresivos eventos que moldearon sus vidas. Basada en el impactante bestseller de Amy Tan, esta increíblemente conmovedora película ha sido aclamada por los críticos como un film que usted no puede perderse
Arachnophobia by Frank Marshall( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor who is deathly afraid of spiders moves his family to a small town where the disgusting arachnids are attacking the townspeople. He must overcome his fear to save the community, but it may already be too late!
Crimson tide by Tony Scott( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 680 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
Grosse Pointe blank by George Armitage( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 664 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 631 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
The scarlet letter by Roland Joffé( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a time when adultery is punishable by death, Hester Prynne becomes involved in a risky and scandalous affair with her town's handsome minister
Powder by Sha wa( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 616 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 )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 518 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 )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized portrayal of the life of President Richard M. Nixon, whose presidency ended in disgrace with the Watergate scandal
The distinguished gentleman by Jonathan Lynn( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-time conman uses his name, by coincidence the same as a recently deceased congressman, to get elected to congress, which he considers the biggest scam ever
G.I. Jane by Ridley Scott( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 472 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
Gone fishin' by Roger Birnbaum( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 445 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 )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 424 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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