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Kennedy/Marshall Company

Overview
Works: 53 works in 265 publications in 5 languages and 39,327 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Historical films  Animated films  Detective and mystery films  History 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kennedy/Marshall Company
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

20 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 3,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th president's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country, and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

19 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against a sweeping canvas of rural England and Europe during the First World War, begins with the remarkable friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert, who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows the extraordinary journey of the horse as he moves through the war, changing and inspiring the lives of all those he meets; British cavalry, German soldiers, and a French farmer and his granddaughter
The Bourne ultimatum by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 2,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bourne is once again brought out of hiding. This time, inadvertently by London-based reporter Simon Ross. Simon is trying to unveil Operation BlackBriar which is an upgrade to Project Treadstone, by writing about it in a series of newspaper columns. Bourne sets up a meeting with Ross and realizes instantly they're being scanned. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and Bourne must finally, ultimately, uncover his dark past whilst dodging The Company's best efforts in trying to eradicate him
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )

21 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moment the Grace family moves into the dilapidated Spiderwick Estate, strange things begin to happen. Jared is a curious, adventurous boy who quickly seeks out and finds the hidden laboratory of his great great uncle Arthur Spiderwick. He unleashes a mysterious force when he locates a field guide full of the secrets of the magical creatures that inhabit the forest surrounding the mansion. His twin brother Simon is calm and reserved. He is the intellectual twin, but is rapidly drawn into the fantastical world of fairies and goblins. Older sister Mallory and their mom are harder to convince, but after the almighty and ruthless ogre leader Mulgarath begins to attack the home, the entire family must band together to combat the hordes of goblins and creatures that lurk just outside
Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1970s Iran, Marjane "Marji" Satrapi watches events through her young eyes and her idealistic family. Their long dream is realized when the hated Shah is defeated in the Iranian Revolution of 1979. Now ruled by Islamic fundamentalists, Marji grows up to witness first hand how the new Iran has become a repressive tyranny on its own. With Marji dangerously refusing to remain silent at this injustice, her parents send her abroad to Vienna to study. This change proves an equally difficult trial for Marji as she finds herself in a different culture loaded with abrasive characters and profound disappointments that deeply trouble her. Even when she returns home, Marji finds that both she and her homeland have changed too much and the young woman and her loving family must decide where she truly belongs
The curious case of Benjamin Button by Eric Roth( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curious case of Benjamin Button is about a man who is born in his eighties and ages backwards. The story follows his life from pre world war 1 days to the 21st century. A poignant story of love, life and death
The adventures of Tintin by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 2,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unquenchably curious young reporter Tintin and his fiercely loyal dog Snowy discover a model ship carrying an explosive secret. Drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Tintin find himself in the sightlines of Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine, a diabolical villain who believes Tintin has stolen a priceless treasure tied to a dastardly pirate. With the help of Snowy, Captain Haddock, and bumbling detectives Thompson & Thompson, Tintin will travel half the world to find the final resting place of the Unicorn
The Sixth Sense by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1,904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A noted child psychologist attempts to help a frightened 8-year-old boy who is experiencing terrifying visions of the dead
The Bourne identity by Matt Damon( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jason Bourne is pulled from the sea suffering from amnesia with a pair of bullet wounds in his back. His only clue to his own identity is a bank account number etched on a capsule implanted in his body. He finds the Zurich bank where money, a gun, and several passports with different names await. He quickly realizes he can trust no one and offers a German gypsy named Maria ten thousand dollars for a ride to Paris. With Maria's reluctant help, Bourne edges closer to the truth, something CIA officials want concealed at all costs
Seabiscuit by Jeff Bridges( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. A half-blind ex-prizefighter and mustang breaker team up with a millionaire and his rough-hewn, undersized horse, Seabiscuit. The men bring Seabiscuit to incredible heights, helping to turn a long shot into a legend. Eventually, Seabiscuit earns Horse of the Year honors in 1938
Le scaphandre et le papillon = Diving bell and the butterfly by Julian Schnabel( Visual )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in French and English and held by 1,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The Bourne legacy by Tony Gilroy( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the verge of having their conspiracy exposed, members of the government's intelligence community will stop at nothing to erase all evidence of their top secret programs-- even the agents involved. Aaron Cross (Jeremy Renner) must use his genetically-engineered skills to survive the ultimate game of cat-and-mouse and finish what Jason Bourne started"--Publisher's website
Hereafter by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film peers at an intriguing question--is there an afterlife?--through the lens of George, Marie, and Marcus, who are each tortured in different ways by the thought of life after death. George Lonegan is psychic. It was once his career: he was "the man who can speak to the dead," with a high-traffic website, and a popular biography. But he fled that life, unable to cope with the emotional burden of his abilities. Marie Lelay is a French TV presenter coping with the intense emotions brought on by a near death experience in the 2004 tsunami in Thailand. She's written a book on the subject, which was greeted with derision by her colleagues. Marcus and Jason live in a London council estate, covering for their mother, who's a hopeless junkie. When Jason meets a sudden and tragic end, Marcus is set hopelessly adrift, and begins obsessively researching psychics and seers who can help him contact Jason on the other side
Sully by Chesley Sullenberger( Visual )

8 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Thursday, January 15th, 2009, the world witnessed the Miracle on the Hudson when Captain, Chesley Sullenberger glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and his career
Jason Bourne by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jason Bourne, the CIA's most dangerous former operative, now remembers who he truly is and comes out of hiding to uncover more hidden truths about his past
The BFG by Mark Rylance( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It tells the imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country. The BFG, while a giant himself, is a Big Friendly Giant and nothing like the other inhabitants of Giant Country. Standing 24-feet tall with enormous ears and a keen sense of smell, he is endearingly dim-witted and keeps to himself for the most part
Crossing over by Wayne Kramer( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An immigration officer must protect the U.S. border in Los Angeles from those trying to pursue the American Dream, as those around him try to break the rules by fraud, blackmail, and work-site enforcement
From up on Poppy Hill( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and Javanese and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Yokohama, 1963. Japan is picking itself up from the devastation of World War II and preparing to host the Olympics. Against this backdrop of hope and change, a friendship begins to blossom between high school students Umi ... and Shun ... but a buried secret from their past emerges to cast a shadow on the future and pull them apart"--Container
The Armstrong lie by Alex Gibney( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alex Gibney surveys the rise and fall of acclaimed and then disgraced American cyclist Lance Armstrong in [this documentary]. The director presents the complicated history of the controversial figure, including his troubled father-free childhood, his battle back from testicular cancer, his seven consecutive Tour de France championships, the creation of his Live Strong charity, and his subsequent admission to a blood doping regimen that allowed him to stay at the top of the physically demanding sport for so long. Gibney sits down with numerous reporters who tried for years to expose Armstrong's continuous fibs, and also interviews those who were inside Armstrong's inner circle"--Allmovie WWW site, viewed August 30, 2016
Munich by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 1972 Olympics PLO terrorists kidnapped and murdered eleven Israeli athletes. After the tragic incident is over and several of the terrorists have gone free, the Israeli government of Golda Meir recruits Avner to lead a team of undercover agents to hunt down those responsible throughout Europe and eliminate them one-by-one. It is physically and emotionally messy work, and conflicts between Avner and his team's handler, Ephraim, over information Avner doesn't want to provide only make things more difficult. Soon the work starts to take its toll on Avner, especially as it becomes clear that he is being hunted in return, and that his family's safety may be in jeopardy
 
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The Kennedy/Marshall Company

The Kennedy/Marshall Company compagnia di produzione cinematografica statunitense

חברת קנדי/מרשל

ザ・ケネディ/マーシャル・カンパニー

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