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Fox Lorber Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 411 works in 1,067 publications in 6 languages and 35,705 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  War films  Historical films  Musical films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Experimental films 
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 )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Japanese and English and held by 863 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
Le retour de Martin Guerre = The return of Martin Guerre by Daniel Vigne( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 706 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
Les quatre cents coups = The 400 blows by François Truffaut( Visual )

10 editions published between 1959 and 1999 in French and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antoine Doinel, un écolier malicieux et turbulent de quatorze ans, se sent rejeté de ses camarades de classe et de son maître d'école. En compagnie d'un ami, il pratique volontiers l'absentéisme scolaire pour traîner dans les rues et fréquenter les cinémas du quartier de la Place Clichy. Peu aimé de ses parents, il délaisse progressivement l'école puis s'adonne à divers actes de délinquance. Ses mauvais coups le font échouer dans un centre de réhabilitation pour délinquants mineurs. La discipline est rude, l'atmosphère déprimante. Antoine profite d'une sortie sportive pour s'évader. Il court longtemps et se retrouve hors d'haleine, au bord de la mer
Stalingrad by Joseph Vilsmaier( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in German and English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film features the bloodiest battle in the history of warfare - the legendary battle of Stalingrad
Ponette by Jacques Doillon( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in French and held by 564 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 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 )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 552 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
Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Jacques Demy( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in French and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two starcrossed lovers
Tanpopo = Dandelion by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Japanese and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"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"--Container
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wife of an Argentinian businessman faces the ultimate challenge when she begins to suspect that her own daughter, adopted at birth, may have been stolen from a family of "los desaparecidos."
Le Dernier métro = The last metro by François Truffaut( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in French and English and held by 423 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
My dinner with André by Louis Malle( Visual )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An actor has dinner with his friend, a theater director, at an Upper West Side restaurant. Together they discuss everything from money to death to love and all the superstition in between
Vivre sa vie : Film en douze tableaux = My life to live : a film in twelve scenes by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in French and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una joven de provincias se ve obligada a ejercer la prostitución en París
Lumière et compagnie = Lumière & company by Sarah Moon( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To commemorate the Centennial of the Lumiere Brothers' first motion picture, 40 of the world's leading international filmmakers created their own one minute Lumiere film. Using the restored original camera, each director offered his own signature style to the film. These exciting eclectic shorts are combined with intriguing interviews with the filmmakers
Ma nuit chez Maud = My night with Maud by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in French and held by 376 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
A Taxing woman by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

16 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in Japanese and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryoko, Tokyo's hardest working female tax inspector chances on one of Tokyo's busiest "love hotels", owned by Gondo, a tax cheat extraordinaire. She realizes what a goldmine she has stumbled upon. Ryoko's attempt to audit Gondo is thwarted by his hilarious evasive maneuvers. The taxing women and her clever prey test their respective skills of detection and deception complicated by stirrings of mutual sexual attraction
L'année dernière à Marienbad = Last year at Marienbad by Alain Resnais( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in French and English and held by 358 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
Pasqualino settebellezze = Seven beauties by Lina Wertmüller( Visual )

8 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in Italian and English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satire/farce about an unscrupulous survivor, following him from WWII, to jail, to a mental hospital, in which every situation is worse than the last
Tirez sur le pianiste = Shoot the piano player by François Truffaut( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in French and held by 336 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
Les roseaux sauvages = Wild reeds by André Téchiné( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in French and held by 330 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
Irma Vep by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in French and English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aging director Henri Vidal has decided to film a remake of the legendary silent serial, Les vampires, in hopes of making a comeback. Vidal chooses Cheung to play Irma Vep, the leader of a band of jewel thieves. Arriving in Paris unable to speak a word of French, Cheung finds herself stuck in the middle of a stressful situation when the production begins to fall apart and Vidal suffers a nervous breakdown
 
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Ma nuit chez Maud = My night with Maud
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StalingradLes parapluies de CherbourgLumière et compagnie = Lumière & companyMa nuit chez Maud = My night with MaudL'année dernière à Marienbad = Last year at MarienbadPasqualino settebellezze = Seven beautiesLes roseaux sauvages = Wild reeds
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