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Matador Pictures (Firm)

Overview
Works: 32 works in 66 publications in 1 language and 3,973 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Biographical films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Matador Pictures (Firm)
The Wind That Shakes the Barley by Ken Loach( Visual )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by a deep sense of duty and a love for his country, Damien abandons his burgeoning career as a doctor and joins his brother, Teddy in a dangerous and violent fight for freedom. As the Irish freedom fighters bold tactics bring the British to a breaking point, both sides finally agree to a treaty to end the bloodshed. But, despite the apparent victory, civil war erupts and families who fought side by side, find themselves pitted against one another, putting their loyalties to the ultimate test
Princess Kaʻiulani by Yuichi Shimizu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Princess Kaʻiulani [is] the bright and beautiful heir to the Hawaiian throne in this epic based on a true story. Following an idyllic childhood in Honolulu, the willful teenage princess is sent to Britain to receive an education fit for a future queen. There, she meets the handsome young Clive Davies ..., who quickly sweeps her off her feet. But meanwhile, destiny calls back home, where the Hawaiian monarchy is overthrown and the threat of U.S. annexation looms. Now, Kaʻiulani must choose between love and her duty to her people in this sweeping tale of royalty, romance, and destiny"--Container
Jimi : all is by my side( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starring Outkast's Andre 3000 in a flawless performance as the iconic Jimi Hendrix, Jimi: All Is By My Side is the directorial debut of the Oscar-winning writer of 12 YEears A Slave, John Ridley. It's 1966. A then unknown Jimi Hendrix is touring a series of London pubs. With his defining performance at Monterey Pop festival still a year away, a softly spoken Hendrix learns the tricks of the trade before eventually transforming into a triumphant icon of 60s counterculture. Also starring Imogen Poots and Hayley Atwell, Jimi: All Is By My Side offers a rare glimpse at a moment before the thunderous arrival of Jimi Hendrix and his electrifying Experience
Age of heroes( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An all-gun-blazing, World War II action epic based on the incredible story of the '30 Commando Assault Unit, ' an elite special ops division that took on the Nazis in a top secret search-and-destroy mission behind enemy lines
A fond kiss-- by Ken Loach( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A second generation Pakistani in Glasgow falls for the White, Irish Catholic music teacher at his sister's school. They try to make the relationship work despite a tentative arranged marriage and parental and societal pressures
Comes a bright day( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this offbeat, romantic crime thriller, Sam is a bright, ambitious, and handsome bellboy at a five-star hotel who has big dreams of one day running his own restaurant. On a seemingly ordinary day, he suddenly finds himself in a life-or-death hostage situation with the radiantly beautiful Mary and her elderly boss. Against the backdrop of an armed jewel robbery that goes badly wrong, hostages Sam and Mary, flung together, discover their true feelings for each other
Heartless( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamie is a talented young photographer who has a disfiguring birthmark that makes him feel like an outsider. While he is developing pictures, Jamie sees a hooded figure peering from behind a window. Investigating, he stumbles into a horrific world of reptilian monsters posing as street gangs, violence inflicted on the most innocent, and a demon with the power to offer Jamie everything he has ever dreamed of, but at a deadly price
Outpost by Steve Barker( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As war ravages Eastern Europe, a battle-hardened team of mercenaries sets off on a mission, facing an enemy powerful and evil enough to turn these violent, seemingly indestructible men into quivering victims. Surrounded by hostile forces, they fight their way to a half-century old underground Nazi bunker, a place where soldiers were experimented on to create a super-human army. The mutilated remains of those soldiers still exist along with a ghastly discovery - a survivor. Suddenly the men are attacked by a primeval, horrific force. One that is protecting another secret, a nightmare that they and the entire world will now have to face
Book of blood( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paranormal researcher Mary Florescu's investigations lead her to Simon McNeal, a college student who appears to be channelling messages from the dead. As their erotic relationship develops the line between the worlds of the living and the dead become blur
Dread by Anthony DiBlasi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen and Cheryl are college students making a documentary about what people dread in life. But they have no idea that their partner, Quaid, witnessed his parents being murdered by an axe-wielding lunatic and wants to make others experience his own personal horror
Chaos & cadavers( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newlywed couple arrives at a remote country hotel for their honeymoon, only to find the hotel is home to an annual undertaker's convention. When the head of the Funeral Association dies, the couple find themselves in the middle of a murder mystery
Jackboots on Whitehall( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the English South Coast, Chris, a young farm worker, dreams of the chance to join the army and fight in exciting new lands. His chance comes when the three top Nazis, the enormous Goering, the malnourished Goebbels and the scarily campy Himmler hatch a plan to invade England by drilling under the English Channel and into the heart of London
The num8ers station by Kasper Barfoed( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After his latest mission goes disastrously wrong, veteran CIA black ops agent Emerson Kent, is given one last chance to prove he still has what it takes to do his job. His new assignment: guarding Katherine, a code operator at a top-secret remote CIA 'Numbers Station' where encrypted messages are sent and received. When an elite team of heavily armed assailants lays siege to the station, Emerson and Katherine suddenly find themselves in a life-or-death struggle against an unknown enemy. With the station compromised and innocent lives at stake, they must stop the deadly plot before it's too late"--Container
Wild target by Pierre Salvadori( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose is a free-spirited thief who finds herself in the crosshairs of a world-class assassin named Victor. But when Victor spares Rose's life, the lonely-hearted hitman sets off an outrageous chain of events that turns both their worlds upside down. Joined by a gun-toting apprentice, the unlikely trio teams up to thwart the murderous intentions of Victor's unhappy client
Ten minutes older( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Vers Nancy) A young woman tourist and a thoughtful older man discuss 'outsider' status, while travelling by train across France
Senseless : deprived of sensory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In one of the most shocking reality shows ever seen: Eliott Gast, an American economist, is kidnapped by a group of anti-globalization radicals; his capture is broadcast day after day on television and the only way he can be freed is through the viewers' donations. Eliott starts to torture himself to try and understand the reason for his kidnapping, digging deep into all the sins he may have committed, while the audience watches him indulgently from their homes."--Container
American coup( Visual )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"AMERICAN COUP tells the story of the first coup ever carried out by the CIA - Iran, 1953. Explores the blowback from this seminal event, as well as the coup's lingering effects on the present US-Iranian relationship. Includes a segment on the 1979 Iranian Hostage Crisis and its relation to the 1953 coup. Concludes with a section on the recent Iranian presidential election. Contains interviews with noted Middle East experts and historians and prominent public figures such as Stephen Kinzer (author, All The Shah's Men), Prof. Ervand Abrahamian, Trita Parsi, Col. Lawrence Wilkerson, Ted Koppel and Rep. Ron Paul of Texas. With Iranian cinematography by James Longley."--IMDB
Ten minutes older : the trumpet, the cello : visions of time( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen of the world's top directors give a personal view on the nature of time
Clive Barker's Book of blood by John Harrison( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Florescu is a paranormal researcher whose investigations leads her to Simon McNeal, a college student who appears to be channeling messages from the dead. She finds a house that is at the intersection of 'highways' transporting souls to the afterlife. As Mary and Simon's erotic relationship develops, the line between the worlds of the living and the dead becomes blurred and finally collapses in a stunning and astonishing climax
Ten minutes older( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(100 flowers hidden deep) Four house movers are hired to move the contents of a house which is not there
 
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English (53)