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Goldcrest Films International

Overview
Works: 175 works in 587 publications in 8 languages and 32,517 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Biographical films  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Epic films  Televised operas  War films  Musical films 
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 )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 2,195 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 )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 2,170 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 Mission by Roland Joffé( Visual )

27 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,040 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 )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sydney es un periodista del "The New York Times" enviado a Camboya en 1972 como corresponsal de guerra. Una vez allí, conoce a Dith Pran, un nativo que le sirve de guía e intérprete durante la guerra. En 1975, al caer el gobierno camboyano, los EE. UU. se retiran del país, y toda la familia de Pran emigra a Norteamérica excepto él, que decide quedarse con el periodista para seguir ayudándole. Ambos viven refugiados en la embajada francesa, pero cuando deciden abandonar Camboya, el ejército revolucionario prohíbe salir del país a Pran, que es recluido en un campo de concentración, en el que pasará múltiples vicisitudes
A Room with a View by James Ivory( Visual )

35 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All she wanted was a room with a view on her first trip to Florence. Little did she realize that her wish would lead her into impropriety, confusion, and passion
All dogs go to heaven by Don Bluth( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Louisiana in 1939, this animated film centers around a roguish German shepherd who finds himself guardian to a lonely little orphan who has the ability to talk to animals
Matewan by John Sayles( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 1,018 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 )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and French and held by 826 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 )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in English and held by 773 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 576 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!
Soundtrack for a revolution( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soundtrack for a Revolution tells the story of the American civil rights movement through its powerful music; the freedom songs protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in paddy wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality. The film features new performances of the freedom songs by top artists, including John Legend, Joss Stone, Wyclef Jean, and The Roots; riveting archival footage; and interviews with civil rights foot soldiers and leaders, including Congressman John Lewis, Harry Belafonte, Julian Bond, and Ambassador Andrew Young
Gilbert & Sullivan's Patience, or Bunthorne's bride by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 521 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 )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 489 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 476 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 )

2 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 454 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
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

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
To end all wars by David L Cunningham( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 432 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
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 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 & Sullivan's the sorcerer by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 416 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 and Sullivan's Princess Ida, or Castle Adamant by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 415 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

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The MissionMatewanHope and glorySoundtrack for a revolutionGilbert & Sullivan's Patience, or Bunthorne's brideGilbert & Sullivan's the sorcererGilbert and Sullivan's Princess Ida, or Castle Adamant