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Mandate Pictures (Firm)

Overview
Works: 39 works in 236 publications in 3 languages and 23,851 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Road films  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Sports films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mandate Pictures (Firm)
Juno by Jason Reitman( Visual )

30 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juno MacGuff is sixteen years old. After a one-time sexual encounter with her best friend Paulie, she learns that she is pregnant. Juno and Paulie like each other, but not enough to start a family, complete with a child. Paulie leaves all the decisions about the baby to Juno. During her pregnancy, which she treats with care but detachment, her relationships develop
Stranger than fiction by Zach Helm( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 1,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Crick - IRS auditor, milquetoast, and poster child for obsessive-compulsive disorder - wakes one morning to hear a woman's voice in his bathroom, narrating his life as he is living it, subsequently announcing his imminent death. This is a big problem, since Harold has a burning crush on Ana, his latest audit case. Searching for the source of the voice, he turns to literary theory-spewing professor Jules Hilburt, who eventually discovers that talented but troubled novelist Karen Eiffel is writing Harold--he is the central character of her new novel, "Death and Taxes." The question is: will Harold's story end as a comedy, or a tragedy?
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium by Zach Helm( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Magorium owns the most amazing store in the world, where all the toys literally come to life. When the boss decides to retire, the shop throws a tantrum, and all its wonders begin to cease. Now Mr. Magorium's reluctant manager, skeptical accountant, and most loyal customer must work together to save the emporium by finding a little magic within themselves
Whip it by Drew Barrymore( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bliss Calendar is a small-town teenager with a big dream: to find her own path in the world. Tired of following in her family's footsteps of compliance and conformity, Bliss discovers a way to put her life on the fast track, literally. She lands a spot on a rough-and-tumble roller derby team and becomes 'Babe Ruthless', the hottest thing on eight wheels
50/50 by Jonathan Levine( Visual )

13 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Adam (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) es un saludable joven de 27 años que en apariencia lo tiene todo; un interesante trabajo en una estación de radio alternativa y una bella novia; sin embargo cuando es diagnosticado con una rara forma de cáncer en la espalda, su vida literalmente se pone de cabeza. Al lado de su mejor amigo Kyle (Seth Rogen), su histérica madre (Anjelica Huston) y una inexperta pero bien intencionada terapista, iniciará una jornada hacia la recuperación física en la que descubrirá que una parte fundamental del proceso es la actitud con la que nos enfrentamos al día a día ..."--Envase
Hope springs by David Frankel( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple goes to Great Hope Springs for a week of marriage therapy
Nick & Norah's infinite playlist by Peter Sollett( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Turkish and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick knows exactly how long it has been since Tris broke up with him - three weeks, two days, and 23 hours. Now she is at his gig, with a new guy. Nick can't understand how she could have moved on so fast. But that night, Nick meets Norah. They have nothing in common except their taste in music. This begins the night of Nick, Norah and Manhattan. Now, this chance meeting turned into a crusade to find a legendary rock band's secret show, ends up being a first date and a night that will change their lives forever
Young Adult by Jason Reitman( Visual )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mavis Gary is a writer of teen literature who returns to her small hometown to relive her glory days and attempt to reclaim her happily married high school sweetheart. When returning home proves more difficult than she thought, Mavis forms an unusual bond with a former classmate who hasn't quite gotten over high school, either
Seeking a friend for the end of the world by Lorene Scafaria( Visual )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a too-near future, two neighbors, Dodge and Penny, react in their own unique ways to the announcement that a 70-mile-wide asteroid is en route to the Earth. Dodge wants to return to his first love. Penny just wants to get back to her family. As the unlikely companions' respective journeys converge, their outlooks -- if not the world's -- brighten in surprising and hilarious ways
The switch by Ge deng( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kassie is a smart, fun-loving single woman who, despite her neurotic best friend Wally's objections, decides it's time to have a baby. She is determined to get what she wants, even if it means doing it by herself with a little help from a charming sperm donor. Unbeknownst to her, a last-minute switch occurs that isn't discovered until seven years later when Wally finally gets acquainted with Kassie's cute, though slightly neurotic, son
This is the end by Jonah Hill( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... six friends [are] trapped in a house after a series of strange and catastrophic events devastate Los Angeles. As the world unravels outside, dwindling supplies and cabin fever threaten to tear apart the friendships inside. Eventually, they are forced to leave the house, facing their fate and the true meaning of friendship and redemption."--Container
Harold & Kumar escape from Guantanamo Bay( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold and Kumar take an ill-fated flight to Amsterdam, but Kumar's suspicious-looking bong is mistaken for a bomb. Their arrest prompts a racist Homeland Security official to send the boys to indefinite lockup at Guantanamo Bay. Once there, they watch as beefy guards sexually subjugate 'enemy combatants.' The guys manage to get away and make it back to the U.S., hoping the well-connected fiancé of Kumar's old girlfriend, Vanessa, can get them out of their mess. During a dangerous and grotesque odyssey to Texas, Harold and Kumar have encounters with the Ku Klux Klan, a one-eyed, inbred monster, and old friend Neil Patrick Harris, who swallows fistfuls of magic mushrooms and drags the boys to a brothel stop that goes terribly wrong
The strangers by Keane (Musical group)( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple staying in an isolated vacation home are terrorized by three unknown assailants
A very Harold & Kumar Christmas( Visual )

11 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six years after their Guantanamo Bay adventure, Harold Lee and Kumar Patel have replaced each other with new friends and are preparing for their respective Yuletide celebrations. But when a mysterious package mistakenly arrives at Kumar's door on Christmas Eve, his attempts to redirect it to Harold's house ends with its 'high grade' contents and Harold's father-in-law's prize Christmas tree, going up in smoke
Passengers( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a plane crash, Claire, a young therapist, is assigned by her mentor to counsel the flight's five survivors. They share their recollections of the incident. Some say there was an explosion, but the airline claims it never happened. Claire becomes intrigued by Eric, the most secretive of the passengers. Despite her better judgment, Claire's professional relationship with Eric blossoms into a romance. Then the survivors begin to disappear mysteriously, one by one. Claire suspects that Eric may hold all the answers and becomes determined to uncover the truth, no matter the consequences
LOL by Lisa Azuelos( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miley Cyrus stars as a teen girl navigating through the peer pressures of high school romance and friendship, while dodging her protective mother
The grudge 2 by Takashi Shimizu( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen's sister, Audrey, been affected by the supernatural curse. Audrey is trying to find the origin of the hate infected curse and find a way to free herself. The quest involves families who are living in Chicago, a photojournalist from Hong Kong, and three schoolgirls from Tokyo's International High School. This group of unrelated strangers try to find and stop the curse before it becomes too late
Horsemen by Jonas Åkerlund( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his wife, a hardened police detective grows increasingly distant from his two young sons at home, while at work he is thrust into an investigation of perverse serial killings rooted in the Biblical prophecy of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
Peacock by Michael Lander( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Skillpa, a quiet bank clerk living in tiny Peacock, Nebraska, prefers to live an invisible life. Then, in a moment, everything changes. A train caboose runs off its tracks and crashes into John's backyard and destroys more than the weathered planks of his wood fence. When neighbors descend on the scene, they discover John's other personality, Emma, for the first time and mistakenly believe her to be John's wife. John is launched into the spotlight and eventually it shatters his sanity
Neverwas by Joshua Michael Stern( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man finds out that his childhood fantasyland may really exist. Searching for insight into his father's life and the magical place he wrote about in the beloved children's book, Neverwas, psychiatrist Zach Riley takes a job at the institution where his father lived on and off. Once there, Zach meets Gabriel, a patient whose alternate reality is startlingly close to the world his father created
 
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Alternative Names
맨데이트 픽처스

マンデート・ピクチャーズ

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Languages
English (198)

Turkish (2)

French (2)

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Nick & Norah's infinite playlistHarold & Kumar escape from Guantanamo BayPassengersThe grudge 2