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Goldcrest Films International

Overview
Works: 184 works in 467 publications in 7 languages and 31,242 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Biographical films  History  Film adaptations  War films  Television adaptations  Televised operas  Epic films  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Goldcrest Films International
The Iron Lady by Phyllida Lloyd( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 2,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surprising and intimate portrait of Margaret Thatcher, the first and only female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. One of the 20th century's most famous and influential women, Thatcher came from nowhere to smash through barriers of gender and class to be heard in a male-dominated world
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

21 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 2,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British
A Room with a View by E. M Forster( Visual )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the early 1900's. "[The film] tells the story of the coming of age of Lucy Honeychurch (Helena Bonham-Carter). Longing to burst free from the repression of British upper class manners and mores, she must wrestle with her inner romantic longings to choose between the passionate George (Julian Sands) and the priggish but socially suitable Cecil (Daniel Day-Lewis)"--Container
The Mission by Roland Joffé( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th-century South America, a Jesuit priest and a soldier join forces to protect an Indian tribe from subjugation by colonial empires
The killing fields by Roland Joffé( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 1,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sydney Schanberg, a journalist, is sent to Cambodia in 1972 to cover the growing war between the revolutionary Khmer Rouge and the government. He meets Dith Pran who becomes his interpreter. When the Khmer Rough troops enter Phnom Penh in April 1975, Pran throws himself at their mercy to save the lives of Schanberg and other foreign correspondents. What follows for Pran, and for all Cambodians is an unspeakable horror
All dogs go to heaven by David Weiss( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out for revenge against his double-crossing former partner, the roguish German Shepherd Charlie, finds himself guardian to a lonely little orphan named Anne-Marie. Her astounding ability to talk to animals leads this unlikely pair on an adventure packed with thrills, laughter, tears, and true love
Matewan by John Sayles( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A labor leader seeking to organize the workers of a company town sets off a powderkeg of racial hostility, corruption and betrayal in this tale of the bitter clash between unionist miners and the tyrannical coal company owners in West Virginia in the 1920's
Local hero by Bill Forsyth( Visual )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and French and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about the interaction between Americans representing a Texas oil company and the inhabitants of a small village in Scotland
Hope and glory by John Boorman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Seven-year-old Billy Rohan (Sebastian Rice Edwards) finds his childhood to be a time of great danger--and even greater discovery. From thunderous bombings at his own doorstep and the constant threat of Luftwaffe air raids to the landing of a German paratrooper in his neighborhood and the joyous obliteration of his much-hated school, Billy's young life is shaped--and even enriched--by the one positive thing war has brought him: liberation from the ordinary. And though Billy is surrounded by decimation and the smoking remnants of ruined lives, his sense of enchanted wonderment and innocence in the face of man's most destructive folly affect him in a way that alters his life forever."--
Gilbert & Sullivan's Patience, or Bunthorne's bride by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poet and aesthete Reginald Bunthorne loves village milkmaid Patience who doesn't love poetry or understand love. She finally discovers what it means and decides to marry Reginald's rival
Soundtrack for a revolution( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the story of the American Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s ... links astonishing footage from a pivitol period in history with interviews and live performances of classic freedom songs from contemporary artists"--Container
John Carpenter's Escape from New York by John Carpenter( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a world ravaged by crime, the entire island of Manhattan has been converted to a walled prison where brutal prisoners roam. But when the US president ... crash lands inside, only one man can bring him back: notorious outlaw and form Special Forces war hero Snake Plissken ... But time is short. In 24 hours, an explosive device implanted in his neck will end Snake's mission-- and his life-- unless he succeeds!"--Container
Gilbert & Sullivan's Iolanthe, or The peer and the peri by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iolanthe returns to Fairyland with her 24-year-old son, Strephon, who is half fairy, half mortal. He is in love with Phyllis, a ward of Lord Chancellor. For a while, complications wreck havoc with the proceedings of the House of Lords, giving Gilbert a chance to poke fun at that august institution
Smooth Talk by Joyce Chopra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fifteen-year-old Connie Wyatt (Laura Dern) may be too young to drive, but she's already driving the boys crazy. Her suspicious mother (Mary Kay Place) wants to keep her safely at home, but free-spirited Connie would rather while away the languid summer days hanging out with her friends and flirting with boys at the local burger stand. But when she flirts with an older, handsome and predatory stranger (Treat Williams), she isn't prepared for the frightening and traumatic consequences"--container insert
Gilbert & Sullivan's H.M.S. Pinafore, or The lass that loved a sailor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the quarterdeck of H.M.S. Pinafore, Captain Corcoran 's ship and his crew await the coming of Sir Joseph Porter, who is going to inspect Corcoran's ship and marry his daughter, Josephine. But Josephine is secretly in love with Ralph Rackstraw, a member of the crew. they attempt to elope but are apprehended. Through a strange twist revealed by Buttercup, the bumboat woman, all ends happily after all"--Container
To end all wars( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. A Japanese P.O.W. camp during World War II becomes the battleground for the souls as well as the lives of its Scottish and British prisoners. A group of courageous soldiers are forced to build the infamous "Railway of Death" between Thailand and Burma during the height of WWII
Gilbert and Sullivan's Ruddigore, or The witch's curse by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witch's curse binds each Lord of Ruddigore to commit a crime a day or die. Meantime, in the local fishing village, all the young men are in love with pretty Rose Maybud. Her secret favorite is Robin who, unfortunately, is really the Lord of Ruddigore living incognito to avoid the family curse. He is exposed and forced into a life of crime, until faultless logic offers an ingenious solution and a blissful reunion with Rose
Gilbert & Sullivan's The sorcerer by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexis, son of Sir Marmaduke Pointdextre, determined that all share the purity of his true love to Aline, daughter of Lady Sangazure, arranges for a love potion to be administered to everyone in the village
Another country by Marek Kanievska( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rueful, romantic tale of the awfulness of life in an ancient English public school in the 1930's. At its center is the friendship of Guy Bennett (Rupert Everett), a dark, Byronically handsome young man, who accepts the horrors of the school system in return for its rewards, and Tommy Judd (Colin Firth), who attends the school against his will, refuses to play the gentleman's game, and is already a Marxist. Guy falls in love with a handsome fellow student named Harcourt (Cary Elwes), and the student prefects use the evidence to blackball Bennett from becoming one of the school leaders in his senior year
Gilbert and Sullivan's Princess Ida, or Castle Adamant by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operetta in which Hilarion, awaiting the arrival of Princess Ida, who was betrothed to him twenty years earlier at the age of one, learns that she has renounced men and formed a women's university from which males of all species are strictly barred
 
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Goldcrest Films compagnia di produzione cinematografica

Goldcrest Films International

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The MissionMatewanHope and gloryGilbert & Sullivan's Patience, or Bunthorne's brideSoundtrack for a revolutionGilbert and Sullivan's Ruddigore, or The witch's curseGilbert & Sullivan's The sorcererGilbert and Sullivan's Princess Ida, or Castle Adamant