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E.M.I. Films

Overview
Works: 68 works in 224 publications in 2 languages and 12,420 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  War films  Historical films  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery films  Caper films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by E.M.I. Films
Close encounters of the third kind by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

19 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and held by 2,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy Neary witnesses the arrival of flying saucer from an alien world. Thus begins an incredible series of events, culminating in the ultimate encounter with other-worlders as Neary is led aboard the awesome Mothership
The deer hunter by Michael Cimino( Visual )

34 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks a group of steelworker pals from a Pennsylvania blast furnace to the coal hunting grounds of the Alleghenies to the lethal cauldron of Vietnam. It is a drama of friendship and courage and of what happens to these qualities under stress
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a trip in 1928 to visit her son, Mrs. Moore, accompanied by her son's fiancee, becomes appalled at the treatment of the Indians by the ruling British government. Later, they befriend a native Indian who, over-stepping the accepted norms of his culture, invites the two ladies on an excursion. In a strange turn of events, he is accused of attempting to rape the young girl
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Visual )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the luxury steamer Karnak sails down the Nile past Egypt's famous monuments, Hercule Poirot must unravel the web of treachery and guilt woven by the murderer of a beautiful young heiress
Tender mercies by Robert Duvall( Visual )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mac Sledge is a down-and-out country singer battling alcohol and depression. His ex-wife will not allow him to see their daughter, Sue Ann, and she is making popular the songs that Mac had written and sung. Mac's new family will not let his heartbreaks bring him down again
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A not-so-musically-inclined band of outlaws pose as a group of amateur musicians, while secretly plotting a major heist. But the sweet landlady, who rents them their "digs," proves to be too much for these cutthroats. They decide to get rid of her ... a task they find easier said than done
Tales of Beatrix Potter by John Lanchbery( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of storyteller Beatrix Potter comes to life in this ballet through the magic of music and dance
The jazz singer by Samson Raphaelson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jewish cantor's son defies his father to pursue a career in popular music
Tender mercies( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alcoholic drifter comes into the life of a lonely widow and her young son in the barren flatlands of Texas. But when Mac is revealed to be a once-famous country singer, he must confront a painful past that includes his bitter superstar ex-wife
Bad boys by Rick Rosenthal( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mick O'Brien is a young Chicago street thug torn between a life of petty crime and the love of his girlfriend. When the heist of a local drug dealer goes tragically wrong, Mick is sentenced to a brutal juvenile prison where violence is a rite of passage and respect is measured in vengeance. Can a bad boy on the edge of salvation find the heart to survive a manhood on the verge of murder?"--Container
Agatha Christie's The mirror crack'd by Agatha Christie( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A town busybody is poisoned at a busy reception in the home of famous film star Marina Gregg. The poisoned drink seemed intended for Marina, but Miss Marple is not so sure. She sets out to discover the true identity of the killer before he or she can strike again
Evil under the sun by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opulent beach resort is the setting as Hercules Poirot attempts to unravel the murder of an actress everyone has reason to hate
Frances by Graeme Clifford( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of a small-town girl who tasted the glory in Hollywood and on Broadway, and then went on to lead a life in which everything went wrong. After winning a nationwide high school essay contest, Frances takes up acting, and escapes Seattle by winning a trip to Russia, ending up a contract player for Paramount Pictures in Hollywood. Frances continually bucks the system, and her refusal to play the game gets her in trouble with studio bosses, publicity people, everyone. Her strong-willed mother steps in to help her, and that's when her troubles really begin--series of hospitalizations, brutally mistreatment, and finally, a lobotomy. Frances never really got a chance to be who she should have been, or to do what she could have done. She had every gift she needed in life except for luck, useful friends, and an instinct for survival
The cheap detective by Peter Falk( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Falk plays a worldly, cynical gumshoe who takes on San Francisco, thugs, crooks, Nazis, femme fatales and the Golden Gate Bridge in this tribute to Casablanca, the Maltese Falcon, and other films from the Hammett/Chandler school of hard-boiled detectives
The deep by Peter Yates( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Nolte and Jacqueline Bisset star as a vacationing American couple who quickly find themselves involved in a modern-day pirate tale, complete with sunken treasure, sadistic voodoo terror
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alec Guinness Plays a timid bank clerk with a perfect scheme to steal a million pounds in gold from the Bank of England. What can possibly go wrong? Everything, in this hysterically funny, madcap masterpiece
Cross of iron by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A battle-hardened German sergeant tries to hold his platoon together on the Russian front during WWII. Not only must he try to hold his platoon together, but he must deal with his commander, a glory seeker, who wants to be awarded Germany's highest medal of honor, the "Cross of Iron."
The driver by Walter Hill( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A skilled getaway driver faces finally being caught in a double-cross scheme planned by an obsessed detective
Kind hearts and coronets by Robert Hamer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impatient to become duke, the ninth in line decides to eliminate the eight relatives standing in his way in this tart black comedy
S.O.S. Titanic( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the destruction of the "unsinkable" Titanic
 
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The deer hunter
Alternative Names
EMI Films

Languages
English (136)

Italian (2)

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