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Fox Lorber Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 459 works in 935 publications in 7 languages and 41,494 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  War films  Fiction  Humor  Biography  Interviews  Motion pictures 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Fox Lorber Home Video (Firm)
Ran by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Japanese and English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 16th century Japan, Lord hidetora, an aging ruler, attempts to divide his kingdom among his three sons, who turn against each other and betray their father, triggering events that ultimately shatter the kingdom, destroy the family, and drive their father insane
Les quatre cents coups The 400 blows by François Truffaut ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1959 and 1999 in French and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of a lonely Parisian youth, buffeted by school and family problems
Stalingrad by Joseph Vilsmaier ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in German and English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
À l'été 1942, Hitler lance ses troupes à l'assaut de Stalingrad pour contrôler l'accès aux puits de pétrole du Caucase. Alors que la 6e armée croit avoir mis l'URSS à genoux, elle se retrouve encerclée dans la ville. Commence ainsi la bataille la plus sanglante de la Deuxième Guerre mondiale. Constituée de vétérans d'Afrique, de jeunes recrues idéalistes et de nazis purs et durs, un commando d'élite est plongé dans la tourmente. Les massacres, la famine et le froid meublent cette antichambre de l'enfer
Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Jacques Demy ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in French and English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jacques Demy's valentine to the classic Hollywood musical is one of the most beloved romantic movies of all time. Every word of dialogue is sung in this glorious masterpiece and it is restored to its original, pristine glory
Ponette by Jacques Doillon ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in French and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ponette is a sad little girl. She has survived a car crash that killed her mother and left her with a broken arm. Her father takes her to live with an aunt, who has two children roughly her age, explaining to his tearful, disbelieving daughter that her mother is not coming back. Not understanding the finality of death in an adult way, Ponette wonders why if Jesus gets to rise from the dead, why can't her mother? Thrown into a new environment, however, Ponette begins to heal and grow up in spite of herself. While grappling with confusing religious issues, and trying to understand the meaning of life and death, the film delves into the magical world of a four-year old, where stuffed animals have extraordinary powers, dolls are more than inanimate objects, and God is someone you can talk to and expect an answer from
Breaker Morant by Bruce Beresford ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The events in the Boer war leading up to and including the court-martial of three Australian officers for murdering a prisoner
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Argentina, the sheltered wife of a wealthy businessman finds herself face to face with a legacy of terror as she begins to discover that her adopted daughter may have been stolen from a family of "los desaparecidos" (the disappeared ones)
My dinner with Andre by Louis Malle ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two old friends meet in a chic New York restaurant, where Andre recounts his mystical adventures of the past two years. The focus then turns to the relationship between the two men, their innermost feelings and loves, and their different ideas concerning the purpose of life. When the check eventually comes, one of them will have been profoundly changed
Le Dernier métro The last metro by François Truffaut ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in French and English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A stylish and poignant film about Jewish director Lucas Steiner (Heinz Bennent), who is forced to hide in the basement of his theater during the Nazi occupation while his wife (Catherine Deneuve) stars in its latest production. Romantic tensions mount when she and her leading man (Gérard Depardieu) begin to fall in love with each other. At the same time, a pro-Nazi theater critic ensconces himself in the theater causing stress to the entire cast"--Container
Le retour de Martin Guerre The return of Martin Guerre by Daniel Vigne ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in French and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 16th-century France, the film centers around the identity of Martin, a moody youth who mysteriously disappears, deserting his beautiful wife and son. Eight years later a handsome, vibrant man returns; the whole village accepts him as Martin. After he demands from his uncle the profit earned from the farm for those eight years, questions are raised as to his true identity. A case is brought against Martin and a tense courtroom drama unfolds. Only his wife holds the key to unlock the mystery
L'Année dernière a Marienbad by Alain Resnais ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in French and English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En un lujoso hotel, un apuesto hombre trata de persuadir a una mujer casada para que huya con él de viaje
Les roseaux sauvages Wild reeds by André Techiné ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in French and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poignant coming-of-age story set in southwest France in 1962. Sensitive young François is uncertain of his sexuality as he finds himself more attracted to his classmate Serge than to his platonic girlfriend Maïté. An older boy, Henri, is drawn into the circle, further complicating relationships. Through their passage into adulthood, the four experience a series of sexual and political conflicts as they explore the mysteries of the human heart
Ma nuit chez Maud by Éric Rohmer ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in French and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this French romantic comedy an engineer is seeking the perfect mate. Just when he thinks he has found her, he finds himself accidentally spending the night sharing the bed of a seductive divorcee, Maud
Pasqualino settebellezze Seven beauties ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1998 in Italian and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small-time casanova with no political convictions and fewer brains shoots his sister's pimp to save the family honor. He is caught, tried, sent to an insane asylum, volunteers for the Italian army and ends up in a Nazi prison where he learns to survive at any cost
Le retour de Martin Guerre The return of Martin Guerre by Daniel Vigne ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in French and English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true medieval story, the film revolves around the suspenseful unraveling of the identity of the title character, Martin Guerre, who disappeared as a young husband and returns a much better person than the misfit he was seven years earlier. He is accused of being an imposter, and a trial is held
Tirez sur le pianiste Shoot the piano player by François Truffaut ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in French and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A timid cafe pianist has given up his career as a concert pianist, a career which had destroyed his marriage. Events force his involvement with gangsters who once again cause him to be responsible for the destruction of his life
Huang tu di Yellow earth ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The year is 1939. The life of a young peasant girl in Northern Shaanxi province is changed forever by a Communist soldier sent out to collect folk songs for the use of revolutionary armies
Tanpopo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Tampopo" follows a young widow who runs a small noodle restaurant in Tokyo and Goro, a cowboy hat wearing truck driver, as they attempt to devise the perfect bowl of top ramen
Irma Vep by Olivier Assayas ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in French and English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Malgré une certaine réticence de sa part, René Vidal, cinéaste sur le déclin, accepte de tourner un remake des Vampires de Louis Feuillade, voyant là sans doute l'occasion de redorer son blason
Diva by Jean-Jacques Beineix ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in French and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tape of the confessions of a prostitute which threaten to reveal vast criminal corruption and a tape of an opera singer recorded illegally by a young boy, are mixed-up, leading to pursuit of the boy by both gangsters and tape bootleggers
 
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Alternative Names
Fox Lorber Home Video
Languages
French (57)
English (24)
Japanese (10)
Chinese (6)
German (5)
Italian (5)
Spanish (2)
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