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Fox Lorber Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 453 works in 954 publications in 6 languages and 39,365 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  War films  Historical films  Romance films  Musical films  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  New wave 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 940 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 719 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
Stalingrad by Joseph Vilsmaier( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in German and English and held by 706 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 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent to live with her relatives, Ponette experiences the hopes, dreams and fears of a child following the loss of a parent. Ultimately, it is her faith, love and strength of character that enables Ponette to triumphantly overcome her tragedy
Breaker Morant by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story about British troops in the Boer War in South Africa in 1901
Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Jacques Demy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in French and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Guy and Genevieve, young lovers who live in the seaport of Cherbourg. They are separated when Guy must leave the pregnant Genevieve to fight in the war in Algeria. While he's away Genevieve's mother encourages her to marry an elegant diamond merchant who fell in love with her at first sight. Set during 1957-1963. The dialogue is entirely sung
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 565 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 André by Louis Malle( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 456 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 Last metro by François Truffaut( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in French and English and held by 451 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 433 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
A Taxing woman by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in Japanese and held by 411 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
Vivre sa vie Film en douze tableaux = My life to live : a film in twelve scenes( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in French and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Nana, a young mother who leaves her family behind to pursue an acting career, but instead slips into a life of prostitution on the streets of Paris
L'année dernière à Marienbad by Alain Resnais( Visual )

7 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
Ma nuit chez Maud by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in French and held by 368 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
Tirez sur le pianiste Shoot the piano player by François Truffaut( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in French and held by 367 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
Pasqualino settebellezze Seven beauties( Visual )

5 editions published in 1998 in Italian and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El film cuenta las andanzas de un seductor nato y sus apuros en el campo de concentración nazi donde fuera confinado durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial
Z by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in French and held by 364 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 363 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 )

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
Tanpopo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 352 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
 
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