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Goldcrest Films International

Overview
Works: 191 works in 639 publications in 6 languages and 32,764 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Biographical films  History  Film adaptations  War films  Epic films  Comedy films  Documentary television programs  Animated films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 2,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surprising and intimate portrait of Margaret Thatcher, the first 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 )

20 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
The Mission by Roland Joffé( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,977 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 historical events represented in this story are true, and occurred around the borderlands of Argentina, Paraguay & Brazil in the year 1750"--Opening credits
The killing fields by Roland Joffé( Visual )

26 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and held by 1,519 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 )

32 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,455 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 1,278 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 1,020 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
Hope and glory by John Boorman( Visual )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in English and held by 836 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."--
Local hero by Bill Forsyth( Visual )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oil billionaire Happer sends Mac to a remote Scotish [sic] village to secure the property rights for an oil refinery they want to build. Mac teams up with Danny and starts the negotiations, the locals are keen to get their hands on the 'Silver Dollar' and can't believe their luck. However a local hermit and beach scavenger, Ben Knox, lives in a shack on the crucial beach which he also owns. Happer is more interested in the Northern Lights and Danny in a surreal girl with webbed feet, Marina. Mac is used to a Houston office with fax machines but is forced to negotiate on Bens terms
Soundtrack for a revolution( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 523 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
John Carpenter's Escape from New York( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 514 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
Smooth Talk by Joyce Chopra( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 481 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 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 453 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
Gilbert & Sullivan's The Mikado, or The town of Titipu by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 453 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
Another country by Marek Kanievska( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 444 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 )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 438 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 and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance, or The slave of duty by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pirate apprentice Frederic becomes a pirate because of his sense of duty and he plans to go to the police and have his teachers arrested
Gilbert and Sullivan's Ruddigore, or The witch's curse by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each Lord of Ruddigore is cursed to commit a crime a day or die. Robin, who is the Lord of Ruddigore living incognito to avoid the family curse, is exposed and forced into a life of crime until logic offers an ingenious solution and reunion with Rose Maybud
Dark horse( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance blooms between two thirty-somethings in arrested development: an avid toy collector who is the dark horse of his family and a depressed woman on the rebound
A room with a view( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on E.M. Forster's novel of requited love. A young, independent-minded, upper-class Edwardian woman who is trying to sort out her burgeoning romantic feelings, divided between an enigmatic free spirit she meets on vacation in Florence and the priggish bookworm to whom she becomes engaged back in the more corseted Surrey. Funny, sexy, and sophisticated, this film was a gargantuan art-house hit
 
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Goldcrest Films compagnia di produzione cinematografica

Goldcrest Films Filmproduktionsgesellschaft

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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