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Fox Lorber Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 372 works in 969 publications in 6 languages and 38,201 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Comedy films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Romance films  Samurai 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 )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Japanese and English and held by 911 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 )

9 editions published between 1959 and 1999 in French and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The partially autobiographical story of a young boy who turns to crime when left to his own devices in an indifferent adult world
Le retour de Martin Guerre The return of Martin Guerre by Daniel Vigne( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in French and English and held by 745 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
Stalingrad by Joseph Vilsmaier( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and German and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the late Fall of 1942, thousands of German soldiers set out to fight one of the bloodiest battles of all time. 'Stalingrad' is the story of four of these soldiers, as they struggle against both physical and emotional enemies ... the anonymity of the enemy is lost and the soldiers must face the war literally eye to eye
Ponette by Jacques Doillon( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in French and held by 595 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
Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Jacques Demy( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in French and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two starcrossed lovers
Breaker Morant by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story about British troops in the Boer War in South Africa in 1901
Tanpopo by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Japanese and held by 549 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 543 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)
A Taxing woman by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

17 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in Japanese and held by 453 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
Le dernier métro by François Truffaut( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in French and English and held by 446 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 )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 445 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 by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in French and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nana gagne difficilement sa vie et, pour payer son loyer, elle accepte un jour de se prostituer. Plus tard, une ancienne amie lui présente un souteneur, Raoul, et Nana devient une professionnelle. Elle aspire bientôt à s'évader de cette vie, mais le jour ou elle veut partir avec un jeune homme qui l'aime, elle apprend que Raoul l'a vendue à un autre souteneur. Nana est tuée au cours d'une bagarre qui accompagne le règlement de l'affaire
Lumière et compagnie Lumière & company by Sarah Moon( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lively tip of the hat to the pioneers of the moving picture, this commemoration of the Centenial of the Lumiere Brothers' first "motion picture" is an anthology of short pieces by 40 contemporary filmmakers, {u0097}including Peter Greenaway, Spike Lee, David Lynch, Wim Wenders, and Zhang Yimou. They would make their own "Lumiere" films with a restored camera that once belonged to the Lumiere brothers. The filmmakers were required to work according to the same conditions under which the Lumieres made their films one hundred years ago: the sequence could not exceed the 52 seconds of film, could not use sound, and could not be artificially lit. Each director offers their own signature styles in their films, and in interviews offers their impressions on films and filmmaking
L'Année dernière a Marienbad by Alain Resnais( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in French and English and held by 380 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 )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in Italian and English and held by 362 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
Ma nuit chez Maud by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in French and held by 361 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
Tirez sur le pianiste Shoot the piano player by François Truffaut( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in French and held by 357 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
Irma Vep by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in French and English and held by 355 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
Les roseaux sauvages Wild reeds by André Techiné( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in French and held by 353 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
 
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Le retour de Martin Guerre The return of Martin GuerreStalingradLes parapluies de CherbourgLumière et compagnie Lumière & companyL'Année dernière a MarienbadPasqualino settebellezze Seven beautiesMa nuit chez MaudLes roseaux sauvages Wild reeds