WorldCat Identities

Destination Films

Works: 110 works in 306 publications in 6 languages and 21,079 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Silent films  Dystopian films  Animated films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Biographical films 
Roles: prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Destination Films
Thomas and the magic railroad by Britt Allcroft( Visual )

18 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diesel #10 has devious plans to dominate the other engines by finding and crushing their dwindling supply of magical gold dust. Lilly has a hunch that her grandfather holds the key to rescuing the little trains in his workshop on Muffle Mountain
The Squid and the Whale by Noah Baumbach( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 1,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents' divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980s. The patriarch of an eccentric Brooklyn family claims to once have been a great novelist, but ultimately decided to settled into a teaching job. When his wife discovers a writing talent of her own, jealousy divides the family. The two teenage sons are forced to forge new relationships with their parents. Their mom begins dating her younger son's tennis coach. Meanwhile, dad has an affair with the student his older son is pursuing
MirrorMask by Dave McKean( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl has an extremely vivid & symbolic dream the night before her mother goes in for surgery
The crime of Padre Amaro = El crimen del Padre Amaro by Carlos Carrera( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un prêtre nouvellement ordonné est envoyé dans une petite paroisse rurale du Mexique afin d'aider un prêtre âgé. La rencontre d'une jeune fille devient pour le jeune prêtre un véritable combat intérieur
Harry Brown by Daniel Barber( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Brown lives in a world that has been taken over by drug dealers and gangsters. A world where killing is a way of life, and the police have lost all control. But when his only companion and best friend is senselessly murdered just feet from his own apartment, Harry takes matters into his own hands. Utilizing the skills he learned while fighting the IRA, Harry takes on these hooligans as he doles out his own form of justice
Eye of the beholder by Stephan Elliott( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Eye is an intelligence agent whose current assignment is to track Joanna Eris, a woman suspected of blackmailing a senior government official. But the Eye soon learns that Eris is far more than a blackmailer
The Perfect Holiday by Morris Chestnut( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A single mother is raising her three children after the divorce from her rapper ex-husband. Her oldest son wants his parents to get back together. The youngest daughter would rather see her mom happy and decides to use Santa Claus to get her wish. The kids practically compete to see who will win the war of love
A love song for Bobby Long by Shainee Gabel( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Upon hearing of her mother's death, jaded teenage loner Purslane Hominy Will returns to New Orleans for the first time in years, ready to reclaim her childhood home. Expecting to find her late mother's house abandoned, Pursy is shocked to discover that it is inhabited by two of her mother's friends: Bobby Long, a former literature professor, and his young protégé, Lawson Pines. These broken men, whose lives took a wrong turn years before, have been firmly rooted in the dilapidated house for years, encouraged only by Lawson's faltering ambitions to write a novel about Bobby Long's life. Having no intention of leaving, Pursy, Bobby Long and Lawson are all forced to live together. Yet as time passes, their tenuous, makeshift arrangement unearths a series of buried personal secrets that challenges their bonds, and reveals just how inextricably their lives are intertwined"--Internet movie database summary by Sujit R. Varma, as viewed on July 29, 2005
Steamboy by Katsuhiro Ōtomo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Japanese and English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th century England, young Ray Steam receives a Steam Ball, a mysterious, powerful device, from his inventor grandfather. Governments and businesses around the world covet Ray's Steam Ball, and he finds himself in a murderous conflict over its possession. He's also caught between his father who builds terrible weapons for an American arms merchant, and his grandfather, who believes science should improve people's lives
Metropolis by Fritz Lang( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Japanese and English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a 21st century city run by a "super trustee" and his collaborators who live in a paradise-like garden. Workers are totally enslaved by machines and condemned to live underground. In the midst of this misery, a young woman, Maria, arises and attempts to inspire the workers to throw off their oppressors
Saving Face by Alice Wu( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilhelmina is a Chinese-American lesbian and a young surgeon who has kept her sexual orientation secret from her conservative Chinese community in New York. She has a new romance with Vivian who is a ballet dancer and the daughter of Wil's boss. But when her widowed mother becomes pregnant and is kicked out by her own parents, Wil suddenly has to juggle her mother's secrets with her own
Cowboy bebop : the movie by Shinichiro Watanabe( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in Japanese and English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowboy Bebop: "Based on the wildly popular TV series, Cowboy Bebop, the big-screen smash Cowboy Bebop: the Movie pits Spike and Co. against their deadliest adversary ever. Featuring stunning, state-of-the-art animation, this action-packed sci-fi adventure builds to a breath-taking, nail-biting climax, guaranteed to keep you hanging on the edge of your seat"--Container
Dear Eleanor( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Best friends Max And Ellie decide to leave their rural hometown on an adventurous, cross-country road trip to meet former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. Sneaking away in a bright blue convertible belonging to Ellie’s dad, they set out with the wind in their hair and the radio turned up. While trying to stay a step ahead of Ellie’s father and the police, the girls cross paths with an eclectic mix of people, which truly make this an entertaining, once-in-a-lifetime experience."--Publisher's description
Black Dynamite by Scott Sanders( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of 1970s African-American action legend called Black Dynamite. The Man killed his brother, pumped heroin into local orphanages, and flooded the ghetto with adulterated malt liquor. Black Dynamite is ready to seek his revenge and take The Man down
The first time( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave is an incurable romantic in love with the hottest girl in school, Jane. Unfortunately, she only thinks of him as a friend without benefits. Through a chance encounter, Dave meets Aubrey, an alluring girl from a nearby school, which sparks a flame that soon becomes a red-hot romance filled with all the angst, missteps and awkwardness of a first time love!
Drunken master by Wo-ping Yuen( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in 3 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the British government is discovered smuggling precious Chinese artifacts out of the country, folklore hero Wong Fei Hong uses his uniquely outlandish style of martial arts, Drunken Boxing, to fight the conspirators and salvage the valuables before it's too late! And the more Hong drinks, the more agile he becomes -- able to fend off numerous attacks with unbelievable moves! With Chinese treasures and family pride on the line, Hong steps up to every challenge
Slipstream( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A screenwriter, revising the movie he is working on, finds that reality and fiction are blurring together when some of the characters in his film are showing up in real life
Drowning Mona by Neverland Films( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small town is shaken by the drowning of its most hated citizen, with suspicion falling on her cheating husband, his mistress, a heartless son, the police chief's daughter and her fiance. While the chief tries to figure out who to blame, the town just wants to know who to thank
Space station 76( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A character-driven, domestic drama-comedy about a group of people living on a space station in a cheesy 1970s version of the future, where personalities and asteroids collide
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Audience level: 0.20 (from 0.09 for Thomas and ... to 0.32 for Metropolis ...)

The Squid and the Whale
Alternative Names
Destination Films Filmproduktionsgesellschaft


The Squid and the WhaleMirrorMaskThe Perfect HolidaySteamboySaving FaceBlack DynamiteSlipstream