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Hollywood Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 116 works in 487 publications in 4 languages and 27,707 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Historical films  Musical films  History  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Domestic drama (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Publisher, prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hollywood Pictures Home Video (Firm)
The Sixth Sense by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 2,429 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
Mr. Holland's opus by Michael Kamen( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 2,328 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
Evita by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Visual )

23 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Eva Perón, who rose above childhood poverty and a scandalous past to achieve fortune and fame, as wife of Juan Peron, president of Argentina
While you were sleeping by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,451 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-belive lover's brother
Quiz Show by Robert Redford( Visual )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,392 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 )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 847 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 A Carter( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and French and held by 831 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
Arachnophobia by Frank Marshall( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 790 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!
The Joy Luck Club by Wayne Wang( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the epic story of four families whose extraordinary lives are filled with joy and heartbreak, richness and magic. From the war-torn fields of early-century China to the streets of modern-day San Francisco, the hopes, dreams and triumphs of two generations are revealed through the startling events that shaped their lives
Crimson tide by Tony Scott( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 694 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 )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 672 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
The scarlet letter by Roland Joffé( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 644 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
White squall by Ridley Scott( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 609 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 )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 589 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 508 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 )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 478 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
The distinguished gentleman by Jonathan Lynn( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2019 in English and held by 477 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 476 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
Encino man( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prehistoric man is discovered and comes to life in the San Fernando Valley
Gone fishin' by Roger Birnbaum( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gus and Joe eagerly anticipate another quiet, relaxing fishing trip. Only things don't go quite as they planned! Instead, they innocently create an unstoppable series of outrageous mishaps, destroying everything in their wake!
 
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French (2)

Turkish (2)

Spanish (1)