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Saul Zaentz Company

Overview
Works: 53 works in 234 publications in 3 languages and 8,273 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Historical films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Medical films (Motion pictures)  Animated films  Romantic plays 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Saul Zaentz Company
Amadeus by Miloš Forman( Visual )

69 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from Shaffer's play, the film presents the life of Antonio Salieri, a mediocre 18th century Viennese composer obsessed with and jealous of the musical genius of the age, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Peter Shaffer's Amadeus( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is viewed through the memories of an envious rival, Salieri
The Mosquito Coast by Paul Theroux( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and French and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allie Fox is fed up. Angered by an America that "buys junk, sells junk, eats junk," and a world whose nuclear doomsday clock is always two minutes away from midnight, the brilliant inventor leads his trusting wife and four children into the remote Central American jungles to carve out a new society
The unbearable lightness of being by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

32 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Czechoslovakia in the 1960's, the story revolves around a young doctor who has a way with women and an aversion to politics. He suddenly finds himself caught up in his country's political turmoil and in a crisis of commitment with the women in his life
J.R.R. Tolkien's the lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

3 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a dangerous and powerful magic ring falls into his hands, a hobbit named Frodo gets caught up in an adventure. The mighty wizard Gandolf and a daring band of elves, dwarfs and warriors defend their enchanted land from the wicked sorcerer who would see it destroyed. An animated version of the classic tale
Amadeus : Director's Cut by Miloš Forman( Visual )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from Shaffer's play, the film presents the life of Antonio Salieri, a mediocre 18th century Viennese composer obsessed with and jealous of the musical genius of the age, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
At play in the fields of the Lord by Hector Babenco( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of two men's experiences with a native Indian tribe in the Brazilian rain forest. One is an American mercenary hired to drive the Niaruna Indians off their land, who joins forces with them instead. The other is a missionary sent to convert the natives to Christianity
The unbearable lightness of being( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Czech doctor, dedicated to promiscuity, is forced to choose between his wife and his lover
Amadeus( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1781, Vienna. Court composer Antonio Salieri believes that Mozart's music is divine. He wishes he was himself as good a musician as Mozart so that he can praise the Lord through composing. But he is unable to understand why God favored Mozart who is such a vulgar, bawdy and impish creature, to be his instrument. Salieri goes mad with envy and has made himself an enemy of God. He is set to take revenge and plots to destroy Mozart by any means necessary
Tell me a riddle( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David and Eva have grown elderly, their 47 years of togetherness have left them tense, fraught, caught in habit, isolation, and personal indifference. Then Eva is diagnosed with inoperable cancer, with less than a year to live. Hoping to reconnect with their children, David takes his spouse on a trip across country, ending at the San Francisco apartment of their granddaughter, Jeannie. In attempting to show their love, husband and children fail to listen to the Eva's expressed wishes. It is this inability to be heard that has tormented her entire life--and will torment her into her deathbed
Peter Schaffer's Amadeus : director's cut( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from Shaffer's play, the film presents the life of Antonio Salieri, a mediocre 18th century Viennese composer obsessed with and jealous of the musical genius of the age, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fugitive: A Chicago surgeon falsely convicted of killing his wife is determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuers to the one-armed man who actually committed the crime
Amadeus / directed by Milos Forman ; screenplay by Peter Shaffer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is viewed through the memories of an envious rival, Salieri
Amadeus( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salieri is the jealousy-ridden 18th century composer; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is the hapless victim of his venom
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-Earth still it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell, by chance, into the hands of the Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. On his eleventy-first birthday, Bilbo disappeared, bequeathing to his young cousin, Frodo, the Ruling Ring, and a perilous quest: to journey across Middle-Earth, deep into the shadow of the Dark Lord and destroy the Ring by casting it into the Cracks of Doom
Amadeus (v.f.)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mozart arrives at the court of Emperor Joseph II, court composer Antonio Salieri is horrified to discover that the godlike musical gifts he desires himself have been bestowed on a bawdy joker. Mad with envy, he plots to destroy Mozart by any means
The Mosquito Coast (v.f.)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allie Fox is fed up. Angered by an America that "buys junk, sells junk, eats junk," and a world whose nuclear doomsday clock is always two minutes away from midnight, the brilliant inventor leads his trusting wife and four children into the remote Central American jungles to carve out a new society
One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest by Miloš Forman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The s;tory of a man whose rebelliousness pits him against the head nurse of a mental ward and the full spectrum of institutional repression
Payday( Visual )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An honest, clear-eyed study of performers whose lives are tied to the road. An aging country music star whose life, despite the cars and the girls and the drugs and the booze, isn't nearly as glamourous as his fans imagine
The Unbearable lightness of being( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tomas is a womanizer whose enormous sexual appetite is never fully satisfied. He deeply loves his wife, Tereza; but, he only finds true understanding with his lover Sabina. Sabina shares his desire for sex without the "heavy" commitment of love. Tomas struggles with the decision of whether to give up his freedom and commit to the love of one woman or to remain faithful to his promiscuous ways
 
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Alternative Names
Saul Zaentz Company

Saul Zaentz Production Company

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The Saul Zaentz Company American film production company

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English (173)

French (10)

Spanish (1)