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Davis Films (Firm)

Overview
Works: 153 works in 270 publications in 5 languages and 14,083 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Film sequels  Zombie films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Davis Films (Firm)
Good night, and good luck by George Clooney ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes place in the 1950's America, during the early days of broadcast journalism. It chronicles the real-life conflict between television newsman Edward R. Murrow and Senator Joseph McCarthy and the House Un-American Activities Committee
Salmon fishing in the Yemen by Paul Torday ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A London fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus by Terry Gilliam ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Resident evil by Russell Mulcahy ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Years after the Raccoon City disaster, Alice is on her own. She is aware that she has become a liability and could endanger those around her and she struggles to survive and bring down the Umbrella Corporation led by the sinister Albert Wesker and head researcher Dr. Isaacs. Meanwhile, traveling through the Nevada Desert and the ruins of Las Vegas, Carlos Olivera, L.J., and new survivors K-Mart, Claire Redfield, and Nurse Betty must fight to survive extinction against hordes of zombies, killer crows and a terrifying creatures created as a result of the deadly T-Virus that has already killed millions
Resident evil apocalypse by Paul Anderson ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A virus has escaped and infected a secret lab and the scientists turned into zombies. A special-operations force is sent to battle the virus before it infects the planet
Resident evil retribution ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alice fights alongside a resistance movement in the continuing battle against the Umbrella Corporation and the undead
Resident evil afterlife ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a world ravaged by a virus infection that turns its victims into the undead, Alice continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, but Alice gets some unexpected help from an old friend. A new lead that promises a safe haven from the undead takes them to Los Angeles, but when they arrive the city is overrun by thousands of undead, and Alice and her comrades are about to step into a deadly trap
Silent Hill by Christophe Gans ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rose cannot accept the medical diagnosis that her daughter, who suffers nightmarish trances, is going insane. Over the protests of her husband, Rose flees with their child, Sharon, to the town of Silent Hill. There, Rose is hoping that Sharon's traces can be explained. It is revealed that the town had been evacuated thirty years earlier due to an unstoppable, still burning underground coal fire. A local motorcycle cop ends up pursuing Rose and Sharon into the outskirts of the abandoned and cordoned off town on a rainy night, where they both suffer simultaneous crashes and black out. Rose awakens to find that everything is lit by an unearthly, luminous mist and that her daughter is gone from her SUV. Following what she thinks is her daughter's silhouette all over town, Rose is lured to a group of horrific creatures and blacks out again to the sound of a wailing emergency siren
Blitz by Elliott Lester ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tough cop is dispatched to take down a serial killer who has been targeting police officers. A fast-paced thriller set in contemporary London that reflects the challenges faced by a group of police officers working in a modern, multicultural society
Silent Hill revelation ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Return to a place of insanity and blood-curdling chills in this shocking sequel to one of the most surreal and gruesome horror films ever created. Heather Mason and her father have always tried to stay one step ahead of the malevolent forces intent on their destruction. But on the eve of her 18th birthday, a dangerous revelation leads her deeper into a demonic world that threatens to trap her in a nightmarish landscape forever
The bridge of San Luis Rey by Thornton Wilder ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five people are killed in a freak accident when a rope bridge collapses in Lima, Peru in the 18th century. A Franciscan monk investigates to discover if there was a divine reason for the disaster
El aura The aura by Fabián Bielinsky ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A quiet, cynic taxidermist, who suffers from epilepsy attacks, is obsessed with committing the perfect crime. He claims that the police are too stupid to find out about it when itś well executed, and that the robbers are too stupid to execute it the right way. He feels that he could do it himself by relying on his photographic memory and his strategic planning skills. He is invited on a hunting trip away from his home. Once there, an accident gives him the chance of a life time: the possibility to commit the perfect crime
Spider by David Cronenberg ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upon his release from a mental institution, Spider takes up residence in a halfway house. Paranoid, quiet, and forever making notes, Spider spends much of his time remembering his youth, specifically a horrific event from his childhood that occurred after he came to believe that his father was having an affair
Freeway by Matthew Bright ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the run after her mother, a drug-addicted prostitute, is arrested, an illiterate 15-year-old girl is picked up by a serial killer. [Halliwell's]
Solomon Kane by Michael J Bassett ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Solomon Kane is a brutally efficient 16th Century killing machine. When Kane decides to attack a mysterious nearby castle to plunder its rumored riches, his men are picked off by demonic creatures until he alone is left to face the Devil's own Reaper-dispatched from the depths of Hell to lay claim to his hopelessly corrupt soul. Though Kane manages to escape, he knows that he now must redeem himself by renouncing violence and devoting himself wholly to a life of peace and purity
True romance by Tony Scott ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clarence (Christian Slater) se casa con la prostituta Alabama (Patricia Arquette), quien roba cocaína de su proxeneta, y trata de venderlo en Hollywood, mientras que los dueños de la coca intentan reclamarla
Sof ha'olam smola by Avi Nesher ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Hebrew and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tiny Israeli village in the Negev Desert is home to people from both Morocco and India. They have poverty in common and little else. Two families will be brought together by the unlikely friendship of daughters. There is the sultry Moroccan, Nicole, and the thoughtful Indian, Sara. The women's youth and lust for freedom overcome cultural prejudices. For this community and these two friends, the road to harmony is full of twists and turns
Le pacte des loups Brotherhood of the wolf ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in French and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a mysterious beast ravages the countryside, two unlikely heroes are called in to fight the evil. The only way they can save the land from this unspeakable terror is to face their greatest fears, unearth a dark power, and reveal a deadly secret
Killing Zoe by Roger Avary ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American safecracker travels to Paris to pull off a bank heist on Bastille Day. But one of the drug-crazed partners goes mad and proceeds to turn it into a bloodbath
Resident evil trilogy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Resident evil, extinction (2007, 94 min.): Years after the Raccoon City disaster, Alice is on her own. She is aware that she has become a liability and could endanger those around her and she struggles to survive and bring down the Umbrella Corporation led by the sinister Albert Wesker and head researcher Dr. Isaacs. Meanwhile, traveling through the Nevada Desert and the ruins of Las Vegas, Carlos Olivera, L.J., and new survivors K-Mart, Claire Redfield, and Nurse Betty must fight to survive extinction against hordes of zombies, killer crows and a terrifying creatures created as a result of the deadly T-Virus that has already killed millions
 
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Alternative Names
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Davis Film (Firm)
Davis Films
Languages
English (110)
Spanish (4)
Hebrew (3)
French (2)
German (1)
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