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Goldcrest Films International

Overview
Works: 176 works in 635 publications in 8 languages and 32,646 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Biographical films  History  Film adaptations  Epic films  War films  Television adaptations  Televised operas  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Goldcrest Films International
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 2,177 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
The Iron Lady by Phyllida Lloyd( Visual )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 2,163 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
The Mission by Roland Joffé( Visual )

28 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic about a man of the sword and a man of the cloth who unite to shield the Guarani South American Indian tribe from brutal subjugation by 18th-century colonial empires
The killing fields by Roland Joffé( Visual )

26 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of New York Times reporter Sydney Schanberg's friendship with a Cambodian interpreter, Dith Pran, during the time of the 1975 Khmer Rouge revolution
A Room with a View by James Ivory( Visual )

35 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,468 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
All dogs go to heaven by David Nathan Weiss( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 1,271 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 )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 1,022 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 )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and French and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knox Oil and Gas of Houston is far removed from the North Sea oil it desires - and the sleepy Scottish seaside village it wants to buy and replace with a refinery. So Knox sends its ace deal-maker (Peter Riegert) to negotiate. He finds cheerful future millionaires, awesome northern lights, a lusty innkeeper, a stubborn beachcomber and a mermaid with webbed toes. Forsyth's touch is perfect: whether showing us a tycoon (Burt Lancaster) with his head in the stars, or bridging generations at an all-night ceilidh dance
Hope and glory by John Boorman( Visual )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in English and held by 823 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 )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a world ravaged by crime, the entire island of
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
Gilbert & Sullivan's Patience, or Bunthorne's bride by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 511 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
Smooth Talk by Joyce Chopra( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 483 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."--Publisher description
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 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iolanthe used to be the life and soul of Fairyland but was banished 25 years ago for marrying a mortal. Now, pardoned by the Fairy Queen she returns as a beautiful teenager, but with a 24-year-old son, Strephon, who is half fairy, half mortal. He is in love with Phyllis, a ward of the rather susceptible Lord Chancellor. For a while, these 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 )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 457 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 )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 441 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 )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 440 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
Gilbert & Sullivan's the sorcerer by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 425 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
Gilbert & Sullivan's The Mikado, or The town of Titipu by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 418 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 )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 413 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

Goldcrest Films Продюсерская компания

گلدکرست فیلمز

ゴールドクレスト・フィルムズ

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