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American Zoetrope (Firm)

Overview
Works: 202 works in 684 publications in 7 languages and 38,644 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  History  Historical films  Romantic comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Vampire films  Romance films  Television adaptations 
Roles: fmp, Originator, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about American Zoetrope (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by American Zoetrope (Firm)
Sleepy Hollow by Johnny Depp( Visual )

28 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 2,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York magistrate orders Ichabod Crane to travel to the small town of Sleepy Hollow to investigate two murders. Crane is determined to apprehend the murderous Headless Horseman and prove him to be a flesh-and-blood mortal
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

27 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan named Mary is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden which was abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of her crippled cousin Colin, and Dickon the country boy, her spirit is gradually reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
Lost in translation by Sofia Coppola( Visual )

34 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 2,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged actor and the wife of a photographer meet while on business in Tokyo. They strike up an unusual friendship in the hotel bar that helps them both overcome boredom and loneliness
The good shepherd by Robert De Niro( Visual )

17 editions published between 720 and 2014 in English and held by 2,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward, the only witness to his father's suicide and a member of the Skull and Bones Society while a student at Yale, is a morally upright young man who values honor and discretion. These are the qualities that help him become recruited for a career in the newly founded Office of Strategic Services (CIA). While working there, his ideals gradually turn to suspicion influenced by the Cold War paranoia present within the office. Eventually, he becomes an influential veteran operative, while his distrust of everyone around him increases. His dedication to his work does not come without a price though, leading him to sacrifice his ideals and eventually his family
Marie Antoinette by Sofia Coppola( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... portrays the ill-fated child princess who married France's young and indifferent King Louis XVI. Feeling isolated in a royal court rife with scandal and intrigue, Marie Antoinette defied both royalty and commoner by living like a rock star, which served only to seal her fate"--Container
The beguiled( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a girls' school in Virginia during the Civil War, where the young women have been sheltered from the outside world, a wounded Union soldier is taken in. Soon, the house is taken over with sexual tensions, rivalries, and an unexpected turn of events
The odyssey by Andreĭ Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( Visual )

29 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aided by the goddess Athena, warrior-king Odysseus braves the terrors and temptations of a fantastic array of creatures as his return from the Trojan War becomes a decade-long quest to reach his homeland and his faithful wife, Penelope
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a promising young doctor who, devastated by the death of his mother during child birth, becomes obsessed with bringing the dead back to life. His experiments lead to the creation of a creature which Frankenstein has put together from the remains of corpses. The creature turns into a monster when Dr. Frankenstein rejects him. Sticking close to the original novel, the film guides us through the story of Frankenstein's quest for knowledge, and his creature's search for his "father."
The Rainmaker by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rookie lawyer in over his head on a high-profile case hires a feisty paralawyer who specializes in flunking the bar. Their chances of winning are slim to none, until they uncover a trail of corruption
My family = Mi familia by Gregory Nava( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the three-generation saga of the Sanchez family as told by the eldest son. From the beginnings of his father's journey from Mexico to California in the 1920s, to his brother Chucho's tragic rebellion of the 1950s, to the stark realities of modern day, the struggle to live the American dream is sometimes darkened but never diminished for Paco Sanchez and his family
The bling ring by Sofia Coppola( Visual )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by actual events, The Bling Ring tells the story of a group of fame-obsessed teenagers living in the suburbs of Los Angeles who use the internet to track celebrities, whereabouts in order to rob their empty homes. Ringleader Rebecca leads the group of misfits including Marc, Nicki, Sam and Chloe on the ultimate heist for designer clothes and jewelry; and what starts out as teenage fun quickly spins out of control
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Bram Stoker( Visual )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Ford Coppola returns to the original source of the Dracula myth, and from that gothic romance, he creates a modern masterpiece. Gary Oldman's metamorphosis as Dracula who grows from old to young, from man to beast is nothing short of amazing. Winona Ryder brings equal intensity to the role of a young beauty who becomes the object of Dracula's devastating desire. Anthony Hopkins co-stars as the famed doctor who dares to believe in Dracula, and then dares to confront him
The virgin suicides by Sofia Coppola( Visual )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the mid-1970s, in a sleepy Michigan community, live the Lisbon sisters, five teenagers whose beauty has bewitched a group of neighborhood boys. Isolated by their over-protective parents, they move like fleeting visions against the suburban landscape, luminous and unattainable. But when school hunk Trip Fontaine convinces Lux Lisbon and her sisters to go to the prom, the boys' romantic fantasies threaten to come true - until they are engulfed in a stunning chain of events that will change their lives forever."--Container
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonathan Harker is a young lawyer who is assigned to a gloomy village just outside of Transylvania. He is forced to stay at the castle of the undead vampire Dracula and imprisoned by his minons. Dracula travels to London after being inspired by a photograph of Harker's betrothed, Mina Murray. Once Dracula lands in England, his reign of seduction and terror begins. He drains the life from Mina's closest friend, Lucy Westenra. Lucy's friends, including her fiancé, gather together to try to drive Dracula away
Somewhere by Sofia Coppola( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witty, moving, and empathetic look into the orbit of actor Johnny Marco. You have probably seen him in the tabloids; Johnny is living at the legendary Chateau Marmont hotel in Hollywood. He has a Ferrari to drive around in, and a constant stream of girls and pills to stay in with. Comfortably numbed, Johnny drifts along. Then, his 11-year-old daughter Cleo from his failed marriage arrives unexpectedly at the Chateau. Their encounters encourage Johnny to face up to where he is in life
Don Juan DeMarco by Jeremy Leven( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy about an aging psychiatrist and his patient, a young man who claims to be the legendary lover Don Juan
Paris can wait( Visual )

7 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wife of a successful movie producer takes a car trip from the south of France to Paris with one of her husband's associates
John Grisham's The rainmaker( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudy is a young lawyer fresh out of college who takes the case of his life. He is the only hope of an elderly couple whose insurance company will not pay for an operation that could save their son's life. Rudy takes on this client in his first case after the head of his law office has to hide because he's wanted by the feds. He must overcome many obstacles inside and outside the courtroom as he attempts to find out what it means to be a lawyer and how far you have to go before you become a sell-out
Lost in translation( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged actor and the wife of a photographer meet while on business in Tokyo. They strike up an unusual friendship in the hotel bar that helps them both overcome boredom and loneliness
The outsiders : the complete novel by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three brothers and their friends are on the poor side of the rich-poor divide in their small town. When members of both groups show signs of friendliness to the other, those who want things to stay the way they are seek to punish the transgressors
 
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controlled identityOmni Zoetrope (Firm)

controlled identityZoetrope Studios

American Zoetrope Filmproduktionsgesellschaft

American Zoetrope filmproduktionsselskab

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