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Fox Lorber Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 465 works in 951 publications in 8 languages and 40,466 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  War films  Fiction  Motion pictures  Military history  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Interviews 
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 )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Japanese and English and held by 982 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 by François Truffaut ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1959 and 1999 in French and held by 749 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 )
9 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in German and English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the battle of Stalingrad - with German forces following Hitler's orders to neither retreat or surrender, over 2 million Russians and Germans lost their lives in what came to be a turning point in the defeat of Germany in WW II
Ponette by Jacques Doillon ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in French and held by 627 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
Les parapluies de Cherbourg The Umbrellas of Cherbourg ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in French and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of two starcrossed lovers
Breaker Morant by Bruce Beresford ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true story about British troops in the Boer War in South Africa in 1901
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 589 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."
My dinner with Andre by Louis Malle ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 468 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 )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in French and English and held by 455 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
A Taxing woman by Jūzō Itami ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in Japanese and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ryoko, Tokyo's hardest working female tax inspector, attempts to audit Gondo's busy "love hotel."
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 422 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 à Marienbad by Alain Resnais ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in French and English and held by 384 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
Z by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in French and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
À l'issue d'un meeting pour la paix, "Z", un député de gauche, est victime d'un accident de la circulation. Il décède peu après. Un jeune juge d'instruction mène l'enquête. Il aboutit à la conclusion qu'il s'agit, en fait, d'un attentat politique organisé par la police. Il s'emploie à faire triompher la vérité. Mais les coupables sont acquittés et le juge démis de ses fonctions
Les roseaux sauvages Wild reeds by André Techiné ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in French and held by 380 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 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean-Louis Trintignant plays an engineer 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 372 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
Tirez sur le pianiste Shoot the piano player by François Truffaut ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in French and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A famous concert pianist takes refuge from his former life by working under a pseudonym in a sleazy Parisian bar. He becomes embroiled in the criminal underworld when he helps his petty crook brothers escape from gangsters, with tragic consequences
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 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The plot revolves around the unraveling of the identity of a 16th century peasant who disappeared as a young husband, and the man who returns to resume his marriage nine years later."
Huang tu di Yellow earth ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 355 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
Mitt liv som hund My life as a dog by Hai er si zhuang ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in Swedish and English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shipped off to live with his uncle for the summer, 12 year old Ingmar finds unexpected adventures with the help of the town's warmhearted eccentrics. These experiences give him a sustaining inner strength to accept his life and to eventually enjoy childhood
 
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Fox Lorber Home Video
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French (56)
English (23)
Japanese (22)
Chinese (6)
German (5)
Swedish (5)
Italian (5)
Spanish (2)
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