WorldCat Identities

Syncopy (Firm)

Overview
Works: 54 works in 432 publications in 4 languages and 24,631 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Crime films  War films  Fantasy films  Historical films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Syncopy (Firm)
The Dark Knight by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

68 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in English and held by 4,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality makes him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs. He has no method at all and seeks to see the world plunge into the fire he has yet to light. But, Batman has come to represents the symbol of hope
Inception by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

50 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and French and held by 3,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dom Cobb is a skilled thief, the absolute best in the dangerous art of extraction, stealing valuable secrets from deep within the subconscious during the dream state, when the mind is at its most vulnerable. Cobb's rare ability has made him a coveted player in this treacherous new world of corporate espionage, but it has also made him an international fugitive and cost him everything he has ever loved. Now Cobb is being offered a chance at redemption. One last job could give him his life back but only if he can accomplish the impossible--inception. Instead of the perfect heist, Cobb and his team of specialists have to pull off the reverse: their task is not to steal an idea but to plant one. If they succeed, it could be the perfect crime. But no amount of careful planning or expertise can prepare the team for the dangerous enemy that seems to predict their every move. An enemy that only Cobb could have seen coming
Dunkirk by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

54 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 2,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II thriller about the evacuation of Allied troops from the French city of Dunkirk before Nazi forces can take hold
Interstellar by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

35 editions published between 2014 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With our time on Earth coming to an end, a team of explorers undertakes the most important mission in human history; traveling beyond this galaxy to discover whether mankind has a future among the stars
Batman Begins by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 2,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a boy, Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan 'The Scarecrow' Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right
The dark knight rises by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

46 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in English and Turkish and held by 2,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of D.A. Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal activity in Gotham City was crushed under the weight of the anti-crime Dent Act
Man of Steel by Henry Cavill( Visual )

65 editions published between 2013 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind
The Prestige by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of turn-of-the-century London. Two magicians share an intense rivalry with each other and leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy. The rivalry is so intense that is will be full of obsession, deceit and jealousy, with both dangerous and deadly consequences. From the time that Robert Angier and Alfred Bordon first met, the two were competitors. However, their once friendly competition evolves into battle for each other's trade secrets
Following by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a young man's obsession with following strangers at random on the street. This life leads him into a dark underworld, when he is caught in the act by a man who becomes part mentor, part confessor and part evil twin. Together they break into flats and pry into the personal lives of their victims
The Dark Knight trilogy by Christian Bale( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman begins: After his parents' murders, disillusioned heir Bruce Wayne travels the world seeking the means to fight injustice. With the help of his trusted butler Alfred, detective Jim Gordon and his ally Lucius Fox, Bruce returns to Gotham City and unleashes his alter-ego: Batman, a masked crusader who uses strength, intellect and high-tech weaponry to fight evil
Following( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fragmented tale of an unemployed young writer who trails strangers through London, hoping that they will provide inspiration for his first novel. He gets more than he bargained for with one of his unwitting subjects, who leads him down a dark, criminal path
The Dark Knight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality make him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs. He has no method at all and seeks to see the world plunge into the fire he has yet to light, yet he's come to represents a symbol of hope
Dark Night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman has had success in facing criminals in Gotham City, but when a vicious criminal calling himself the Joker comes on the scene Batman must walk a fine line between being a hero or a vigilante
The dark knight trilogy : Batman begins ; The dark knight ; The dark knight rises( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman begins: After his parents' murders, disillusioned heir Bruce Wayne travels the world seeking the means to fight injustice. With the help of his trusted butler Alfred, detective Jim Gordon and his ally Lucius Fox, Bruce returns to Gotham City and unleashes his alter-ego: Batman, a masked crusader who uses strength, intellect and high-tech weaponry to fight evil
The Quay brothers : collected short films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This new Blu-ray collection of surreal short films allows us to see ... work of Stephen and Timothy Quay who have been creating their unique blend of puppetry and stop-motion animation. The collection also includes a new short film by Christopher Nolan, a long-time fan of the Quays"--Publisher
L'ascension du chevalier noir( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of D.A. Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal activity in Gotham City was crushed under the weight of the anti-crime Dent Act
L'homme d'acier( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind
Le chevalier noir( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to destroy organized crime in Gotham for good. The triumvirate proves effective. But soon the three find themselves prey to a rising criminal mastermind, known as The Joker, who thrusts Gotham into anarchy and forces Batman closer to crossing the fine line between hero and vigilante
Dunkerque by Alex Holmes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Récit de l'évacuation de Dunkerque, au début de la Seconde Guerre Mondiale
Origine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dom Cobb is the best there is at extraction; stealing valuable secrets inside the subconscious during the mind's vulnerable dream state. His skill has made him a coveted player in industrial espionage, but also has made him a fugitive and cost him dearly. Now he may get a second chance if he can do the impossible; inception, planting an idea rather than stealing one. If they succeed, Cobb and his team could pull off the perfect crime
 
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Syncopy (Firm)

Languages
English (372)

French (10)

Turkish (2)

Chinese (1)