Screen Gems (1998- )
Most widely held works by Screen Gems (1998- )
Dear John ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,530 libraries worldwide
While John, a young soldier, is home on a temporary leave, he meets and falls in love with Savannah, a college girl on her spring break. Savannah promises to write to John when he is sent overseas. Over the next seven years, the couple continues to be separated by John's increasingly dangerous deployments. Though they meet only sporadically, they continue to stay in touch through love letters that eventually bring fateful consequences.
Easy A ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,186 libraries worldwide
After a little white lie about losing her virginity gets out, a clean cut high school girl sees her life paralleling Hester Prynne's in 'The Scarlet Letter, ' which she is currently studying in school. Hoping to become popular, she decides to use the rumor mill to advance her social and financial standing.
Country strong ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
Soon after a rising young singer-songwriter gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star, the pair embark on a career resurrection tour steered by her husband/manager, that includes a beauty-queen-turned-singer. Between the concerts, romantic entanglements and old demons threaten to derail them all.
Burlesque ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,140 libraries worldwide
Ali is a small-town girl with a big voice who escapes hardship to follow her dreams to LA. After stumbling upon The Burlesque Lounge, a majestic but ailing theater that is home to an inspired musical revue, Ali lands a job as a cocktail waitress from Tess, the club's proprietor and headliner. After Ali finally makes her way from the bar to the stage, things take a dramatic turn when her larger than life voice causes a charismatic entrepreneur to make an enticing proposal.
Lakeview Terrace ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,031 libraries worldwide
When a newlywed couple becomes the target of their neighbor, a police officer who is harassing them, they decide to fight back.
Death at a funeral ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 942 libraries worldwide
When Aaron's father dies, he must organize the funeral and give the eulogy. Keeping things civil is a problem right from the start when the undertaker makes a horrifying mistake. Then his brother, Ryan wants to be in the spotlight and refuses to pay for anything. But this is nothing compared to information received from a mysterious guest at the funeral who tries to expose way too many family secrets. Remake of the 2007 English film, also written by Dean Craig.
The mothman prophecies ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 940 libraries worldwide
This story is based on events which occurred in Point Pleasant, West Virginia. Distraught by the sudden, tragic death of his wife, a journalist finds himself mysteriously drawn to a small West Virginia town when his car inexplicably strands him. He soon learns that many of the town's residents have been beset by bizarre events, including sightings of an eerie "moth-like" entity, an entity similar to the one seen by his late wife.
Untraceable ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 924 libraries worldwide
Jennifer Marsh is an FBI secret service agent who gets caught up in a very personal and deadly cat-and-mouse game with a serial killer. The killer knows that people are drawn to the curious and the dark side of things. They will log onto an 'untraceable' website where the killer conducts violent and painful murders live on the internet. The more people who log on and enter the website, the quicker and more violently the victim dies.
Takers ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 905 libraries worldwide
A notorious group of criminals continue to baffle police by pulling off one perfectly executed bank robbery after another. They are in and out like clockwork, leaving no evidence behind, and laying low between heists. But when they attempt to pull off one last job with more money at stake than ever before, the crew may find their plans interrupted by a hardened detective who is hell-bent on solving the case.
Obsessed ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 891 libraries worldwide
Derek Charles is a successful asset manager who works for a small company. He has a beautiful wife, a wonderful marriage, and because of his hard work has just received a huge promotion. When an attractive temporary worker, who is both sexy and smart, gets hired, he finds himself physically drawn to her and everything he has worked so hard for is placed in jeopardy. She is desperate to get close to Derek and begins stalking him.
Legion ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 859 libraries worldwide
When God loses his faith in mankind, he sends a legion of angels to bring about Armageddon. An out of the way diner becomes the setting for the ultimate battle of survival as Archangel Michael helps the group of strangers defend themselves and ensure the birth of a baby who will become the new messiah.
This Christmas ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 837 libraries worldwide
For the first time in years, the entire Whitfield clan comes home to celebrate Christmas and learn through the drama and emotional baggage how to be a family once again.
Stomp the yard ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 819 libraries worldwide
After the death of his younger brother D.J. a troubled 19-year-old street dancer from Los Angeles is able to bypass juvenile hall by enrolling in the historically black Truth University in Atlanta, Georgia. His efforts to get an education and woo the girl he likes are sidelined when he discovers 'stepping, ' a traditional dance performed by African-American fraternities. He soon finds himself in the middle of a fierce rivalry between the top two campus fraternities. Both want and need D.J.'s fierce street-style dance moves to win the highly coveted national step show competition.
Not easily broken ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
After years of disagreement concerning what true happiness, success, and love really are, Dave and Clarice Johnson have finally reached a breaking point in their marriage. Clarice is hurt in a car accident and the obvious truth is that more than just her injuries need immediate attention. Their odds of making it are worsen as Clarice begins to see a physical therapist. Dave develops a friendship with Julie and her teenage son Bryson. The acceptance and comfort he finds in them stirs his longing for a family and a passionate partner. Temptation tugs at Dave. Clarice pulls farther away. Now, they must confront whether their vows are easily broken.
Underworld. Rise of the Lycans ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 754 libraries worldwide
Traces the origins of the centuries-old blood feud between the aristocratic vampires and their onetime slaves, the Lycans. In the Dark Ages, Lucian is a young Lycan who emerges as a powerful leader who rallies the werewolves to rise up against Viktor, the cruel vampire king who has enslaved them. Lucian is joined by his secret lover, Sonja, whose the daughter of Viktor, in his battle against the Vampire army and his struggle for Lycan freedom.
Arlington Road ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 745 libraries worldwide
Widowed when his FBI agent wife is killed by a right-wing group, college professor Michael Faraday becomes obsessed with the culture of thise groups--expecially when his new neighbors, the all-American Oliver and Cheryl Lang, start acting suspiciously.
Armored ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 737 libraries worldwide
A group of veteran officers at an armored transport security firm pressure a new guard into stealing one of their own company's trucks containing $42 million dollars. Using a seemingly sure-fire plan, the men plan to make off with the money with no harm done until an unexpected witness causes their plan to come apart at the seams.
Snatch ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 685 libraries worldwide
"A diamond heist gone haywire launches gangster, bookies and a dog on a rollicking ride through the rugged world of bare-knuckle boxing in search of the missing stone"--Container.
The medallion ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 654 libraries worldwide
Eddie is a Hong Kong cop who, after a near-fatal accident involving a mysterious medallion, is suddenly transformed into a Highbinder -- an immortal warrior with superhuman powers. Eddie enlists the help of British Interpol agent Nicole to determine the secret of the medallion and face down the evil Snakehead who wants to use its magical powers for his own nefarious plans.
In the cut ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
A lonely young woman in New York City gets tangled up in a murder investigation when a severed head is found in her garden. When she becomes involved with the homicide detective on the case, she realizes that the prime suspect may be closer than she likes to think.
Action and adventure films Bank robberies Burlesque (Theater) California--Los Angeles Comedy films Competition (Psychology) in adolescence Country musicians Crime films Criminal investigation Curiosities and wonders Diamonds Drama Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Funeral rites and ceremonies High school students Homicide investigation Horror films Hostages Human-alien encounters Letters Long-distance relationships Man-woman relationships Motion picture producers and directors Musical films Neighbors Newlyweds Police misconduct Priests Problem youth Receiving stolen goods Romance films Rumor Science fiction films Soldiers Thrillers (Motion pictures) Triangles (Interpersonal relations) Unidentified flying objects United States Vampire films Vampires Video recordings Video recordings--for people with visual disabilities Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Werewolves West Virginia
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