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Goldcrest Films International

Overview
Works: 154 works in 490 publications in 8 languages and 31,633 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  History  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Television adaptations  War films  Epic films  Televised operas  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 )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 2,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An elderly Margaret Thatcher talks to the imagined presence of her recently deceased husband as she struggles to come to terms with his death while scenes from her past life, from girlhood to British prime minister, intervene."--IMDB website
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

22 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 2,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1983. Gandhi realizes that the laws are biased against Indians and decides to start a non-violent protest campaign for the rights of all South African Indians. The government finally relents and recognizing rights for Indians. Gandhi goes back to India, where he is now considered something of a national hero. He is urged to take up the fight for India's independence from the British Empire. Gandhi agrees, and mounts a non-violent campaign of unprecedented scale. The campaign generates great attention and the Britain face intense public pressure. Weaken from World War II, the Britain finally grant India's independence. Religious tensions between Hindus and Muslims erupt into nationwide violence. Gandhi declares a hunger strike, saying he will not eat until the fighting stops. Pakistan is created for the Muslims and it is hoped that the violence will abate. Gandhi is opposed to the idea. Gandhi spends his last days trying to bring about peace between both nations. He angers many dissidents on both sides, one of whom finally gets close enough to assassinate him
A Room with a View by James Ivory( Visual )

33 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charming, young English woman finds herself at war with the snobbery of her class and her own conflicting desires when she is attracted to someone socially unsuitable
The Mission by Roland Joffé( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,783 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 )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dith Pran is an aide, translator and friend of a journalist who is covering the war in Cambodia. He is eventually exiled to the labor camps in Cambodia's countryside, where he endures four years of starvation, torture and war before escaping to Thailand
All dogs go to heaven by Don Bluth( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 1,247 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, and 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 )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatized version of the battles which took place in the coal fields of West Virginia in the 1920's when the union and the coal companies were at odds
Local hero by Bill Forsyth( Visual )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and French and held by 824 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 774 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."--
John Carpenter's Escape from New York by John Carpenter( Visual )

13 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a world ravaged by crime, the entire island of Manhattan has been converted into a prison which houses the world's most brutal inmates. And when the President of the United States crash lands inside, only one man can bring him back: Snake Plissken, a notorious outlaw and former Special Forces war hero who, in exchange for a full pardon, descends into the decayed city and wages a blistering war against the captors. But time is short: in 24 hours, an explosive charge planted inside Snake's body will end the mission-- and his life-- unless he succeeds!"--Container
Soundtrack for a revolution( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the American civil rights movement through its music, the freedom songs protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, and more, as they fought for justice and equality. Includes new performances of the freedom songs by top artists, archival footage, and interviews with civil rights foot soldiers and leaders. Freedom songs evolved from slave chants, from the labor movement, and even from the black church
Smooth Talk by Joyce Chopra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Connie is a 15-year-od girl with two things on her mind, boys and how she looks, and she meets a man during the summer
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 493 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
Gilbert & Sullivan's H.M.S. Pinafore, or The lass that loved a sailor by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 466 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 by David L Cunningham( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on actual events that happened during World War II when 61,000 Allied POWs were forced by the Japanese to build the Thailand-Burma Railway - better known to the soldiers as the "Railway of Death". This is the story of a Scottish regiment forced to help construct the infamous railway and how they had to fight to survive and ultimately forgive their brutal captors
Another country by Marek Kanievska( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly, exiled British spy remembers his days at an English boarding school in the 1930s. In school, he fell in love with a male classmate, explored his homosexuality and was exposed to Marxist ideas, both contributing to his activities as a spy. Loosely based on the early life of Guy Burgess, a spy for the Soviet Union
Gilbert & Sullivan's The sorcerer by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The villagers of Ploverleigh are celebrating the marriage of Alexis, son of Sir Marmaduke Poindextre, to Aline, daughter of Lady Sangazure who just happens to be Sir Marmaduke's old flame. Alexis is determined that all shall share the purity of his true love. He has arranged for Mr. Wells, "a dealer in magic and spells," to administer his best-selling love potion to everyone in the village, including the vicar Mr. Daly. The result is hilarious confusion
Gilbert & Sullivan's The Mikado, or The town of Titipu by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ko-Ko, the Lord Executioner, is plagued by a terrible quandary: the emperor has instructed him to produce a head or forfeit his own
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 418 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
The dresser by Peter Yates( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Harwood's play about an aging English actor/manager, his dresser, and their theatre company touring England during WWII
 
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The MissionMatewanHope and glorySoundtrack for a revolutionGilbert & Sullivan's The sorcererGilbert and Sullivan's Princess Ida, or Castle AdamantThe dresser