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DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 465 works in 2,118 publications in 10 languages and 173,593 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  War films 
Roles: Distributor, fds, Publisher, prn
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Madagascar : escape 2 Africa by Eric Darnell( Visual )

61 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 5,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lion and zebra and two other of their pampered friends, from New York's Central Park Zoo, accidentally find themselves on a ship heading for Africa. When their vessel is hijacked, they become shipwrecked on the exotic island of Madagascar where they discover it really is a jungle out there!
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

56 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 4,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain John Miller (Tom Hanks) must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Shrek by Andrew Adamson( Visual )

71 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 4,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reclusive ogre and a chatterbox donkey go on a quest to rescue a princess for a tyrannical lord
Gladiator by Ridley Scott( Visual )

39 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 4,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Forced into slavery by the corrupt, incestuous heir to the throne, Roman general Maximus becomes a gladiator. His prowess in the arena will eventually lead him to Rome, the Colosseum and a vengeful showdown with the new emporer"--Container
Shrek 2 by Andrew Adamson( Visual )

47 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 3,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Right after Shrek and Princess Fiona's honeymoon, the newly wed couple goes to Princess Fiona's parents for dinner. When a Fair Godmother discovers Fiona and Shrek are married she reminds the king about a deal they areed on years ago, that Fiona should have married her son, who happens to be Prince Charming. The King then hires a cat named Puss-in-Boots, a sword fighting cat and ogre slayer, to kill Shrek
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

36 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the dazzlingly futuristic Washington D.C. of 2054, murder has been eliminated. John Anderton presides over the Department of Pre-Crime, wherein three "Pre-Cogs, "--Precognitive humans drifting in a flotation tank, their brain waves tapped by computers--pick up thoughts of premeditated murder and warn the cops, who swoop down and arrest the would-be perpetrators before the killings can take place. Although the Pre-Cogs are never wrong sometimes they disagree. The dissenting Pre-Cog is said to have filed a minority report. If you could outsmart the Pre-Cog system, you would have committed the perfect crime. Bureau director Lamar Burgess tries to shield Anderton from bureaucrats like Danny Witwer of the Justice Department. As the pre-crime strategy prepares to go national, Witwer seems to have doubts about its wisdom--or he is only jealous of its success?
American Beauty by Sam Mendes( Visual )

39 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally & spiritually comatose suburban man decides "to hell with it all" and reverts to living as he did when he was happiest--as a carefree teenager. His desperately uptight wife and sullen daughter can only look on as he quits his corporate job to become a burger flipper, starts getting high with a strange new neighbor (whose parents are even stranger) and lusts after a pouty blonde teenager--his daughter's best friend. DVD
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 3,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some sexual content and brief language
How to train your dragon by Cressida Cowell( Visual )

34 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 2,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hiccup is a Viking teenager who aspires to hunt dragons, but doesn't exactly fit in with his tribe's longstanding tradition of heroic dragon slayers. His world gets turned upside down when he encounters a dragon that challenges him and his fellow Vikings to see the world from an entirely different point of view
Spirit : stallion of the Cimarron by John Fusco( Visual )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Spirit, a young wild mustang, as he sets out against impossible odds to regain his freedom and save his homeland. On his courageous journey across the American frontier, Spirit forms a remarkable friendship with a Lakota brave, outwits a squadron of soldiers, and falls for a paint mare named Rain
Shark tale by Will Smith( Visual )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of what happens when one little fish tells a great white lie ... Shark Tale is an animated comedy that relocates all of the familiar elements of the Mafia movie from the mean streets to the deep blue sea. In other words, the underworld goes underwater. Almost as a seal of approval that clinches this as a genuine mobster movie, the voice cast includes Robert De Niro and Martin Scorsese
Road to Perdition by Sam Mendes( Visual )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 2,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Sullivan works as an enforcer for his adopted father, Irish gangster John Rooney. When Sullivan's son, Mike Jr., witnesses one of his father's killings on Rooney's behalf, the gangster decides that his ward and his family are liabilities that must be removed. Sullivan tries to safeguard his son and get even with the man who betrayed him, while his son focuses on bonding with his emotionally distant father
Chicken run by Peter Lord( Visual )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the chickens on Mrs. Tweedy's farm dream of a better life, a clever hen named Ginger is hatching plans to fly the coop for good. The only problem is, chickens can't fly, or can they? Every escape attempt goes fowl until Rocky, a smooth-talking All-American rooster, crash lands in the coop. It's hardly poultry in motion when Rocky attempts to teach Ginger and her fine feathered friends to fly, but, with teamwork, determination, and a little bit of cluck, the fearless flock plots one last daring attempt in a spectacular bid for freedom
The terminal by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

29 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viktor is a simple man with a mission who finds himself entrapped in JKF airport after the accidental loss of his country to villainous coup. He becomes a man without a country and is stuck in at the airport's international terminal with no visa, and is instructed that he is not allowed to leave. Slowly he encounters airport workers who come to his aid by mutual coercion. Gupta the hilarious Indian custodian; Enrique who transports food; Torres the security clerk and Mulroy. Viktor eventually falls for a stewardess who has spent her life waiting for the right man to come along
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 2,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board a slave ship bound for America. Much of the story involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reinventing himself as Sweeney Todd, a man unjustly sent to prison returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin who sent the man to prison. Not only does he seek revenge for the cruel punishment he suffered in prison, but also for what happened to his wife and daughter. When he returns to his home town, he reopens his barber shop, where Mr. Todd becomes the Demon of Fleet Street. Mrs. Lovett is Sweeney's amorous accomplice who creates diabolical meat pies out of the remains of Mr. Todd's victims
Artificial intelligence : A.I. by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 2,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visions of a future full of astonishing android technology. David, an advanced android, embarks on an extraordinary adventure to discover the secret of his own identity. Believing in the story of Pinocchio, David dreams of becoming a real boy
The prince of Egypt by Brenda Chapman( Visual )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated retelling of the early life of Moses, up through the triumphant crossing of the Red Sea
Over the hedge by Rupert Gregson-Williams( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scheming raccoon named RJ tricks a family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food by invading the new suburban sprawl that sprang up while the family was hibernating. Although the family's cautious leader, Verne the turtle, urges wary of potential danger, the rest of the family eagerly dives into the world of junk food
Monsters vs aliens by Reese Witherspoon( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and held by 2,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan, B.O.B., the Missing Link, and Dr. Cockroach, Ph. D., are back as special operatives dispatched to investigate a mysterious alien presence on Halloween. As the night unravels the innocent-looking pumpkins are revealed for what they really are: mutant aliens! Luckily the monsters are there to smash the mutants' wicked scheme to take over Earth
 
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