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Hollywood Pictures

Overview
Works: 284 works in 1,093 publications in 5 languages and 47,654 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Musical films  Horror films  Christmas films  Historical films  Biographical films 
Roles: pre, Distributor, Producer, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hollywood Pictures
The Santa Clause by John Pasquin( Visual )

28 editions published between 1994 and 2019 in English and held by 2,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott, a busy toy company executive, and his son Charlie hear a noise on the roof on Christmas Eve. Scott goes out to investigate and accidentally kills Santa Claus. Because of "the Santa clause," Scott inherits the job of Santa. As the next year passes, Scott rapidly gains weight, grows a white beard, and meets the elf Bernard
The Sixth Sense by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

42 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 2,927 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
The Joy Luck Club by Wayne Wang( Visual )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four mothers. Four daughters. Eight stories. The Joy Luck Club is four women in San Francisco who have played mah jong together on a weekly basis to for forty some years. One of them, Suyuan, has died, and her daughter June is preparing to go to China. Auntie Lindo with daughter Waverly, Auntie Ying Ying with daughter Lena, and Auntie An Mei with daughter Rose are at the going away party. Born in China, the Joy Luck Club members came to America as young adults; their daughters are 100% American. The old days are seldom spoken about, and some things about those times have never been said aloud, but the experiences left behind color the hopes and expectations these women have for their daughters. If daughters become their mothers--no matter how much both parties desire that it not happen--daughters also become different from their mothers--despite all attempts to perpetuate the status quo
Mr. Holland's opus by Michael Kamen( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a serious musician who reluctantly enters the teaching profession to remain afloat financially and discovers that his true passion is teaching
Tombstone by George P Cosmatos( Visual )

35 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After success cleaning up Dodge City, Wyatt Earp moves to Tombstone, Arizona, and wishes to get rich in obscurity. He meets his brothers there, as well as his old friend Doc Holliday. A band of outlaws that call themselves The Cowboys are causing problems in the region with various acts of random violence, and inevitably come into confrontation with Holliday and the Earps, which leads to a shoot-out at the OK Corral
Evita by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Visual )

32 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely young woman saves the life of a handsome stranger she has fallen in love with from afar. His family mistakes her for his fiancee, and she goes along because she likes his offbeat family so much. Matters take a hilarious turn when she meets and falls in love with her make-believe lover's brother
Crimson tide by Tony Scott( Visual )

34 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of a global crisis, the USS Alabama receives an unconfirmed order to launch its nuclear missiles. The tension quickly rises as the sub's respected commander and his brilliant executive officer clash over the validity of their orders, battling each other for control of the sub
Quiz Show by Robert Redford( Visual )

25 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,417 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
Dangerous minds by John N Smith( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an ex-Marine becomes a high school teacher, she is assigned to a tough class of inner-city teenagers
The rock by Michael Bay( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vengeful general on Alcatraz Island holds San Francisco hostage with missiles loaded with poisen gas. Only a young FBI chemical weapons expert and a notorious Federal prisoner have the skills to stop him
G.I. Jane by Ridley Scott( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc characteristics: DVD Region 2
Grosse Pointe blank by George Armitage( Visual )

22 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Blank is a hit man stuck in a career rut when his 10-year high school reunion gives him the chance to rekindle an old flame and pull off one final job. Things are looking up until his arch rival joins the party, aiming to blow the competition away
Swing kids by Thomas Carter( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and French and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends in Nazi Germany must choose between their individual freedom or loyalty to the murderous Third Reich
Simon Birch( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ever since doctors proclaimed Simon Birch's birth as a miracle, Simon's sure he's going to be a hero, he's just not sure how
Arachnophobia by Frank Marshall( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and French and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

23 editions published between 1995 and 2019 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a riveting look at the complex man whose chance at greatness was ultimately destroyed by his passion for power. His involvement in conspiracy jeopardized the nation's security and the presidency of the United States
The invisible by David S Goyer( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Powell is a handsome young writer with a bright future. Then one tragic night he is brutally attacked and left for dead. But Nick is really not dead, yet. He is trapped in a ghostly limbo where no one can see or hear him except Annie and she might be the one person who is able to save him. They must work quickly together to solve the mystery of his murder before it is too late, and Nick's chance to live again is lost forever
Sarafina! by Darrell Roodt( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2019 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world where truth is forbidden, an inspiring teacher dares to instill in her students lessons not found in schoolbooks. In doing so, she challenges their freedom and hers
The hand that rocks the cradle by Sumit Khanna( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a gynecologist commits suicide after being accused of sexually molesting a patient, his wife deceptively becomes the live-in housekeeper for the woman and, as a bizarre form of revenge, proceeds to make the woman's family her own
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (415)

French (8)

Turkish (3)

Spanish (1)

Czech (1)