WorldCat Identities

GK Films (Los Angeles, Calif.)

Overview
Works: 58 works in 356 publications in 6 languages and 30,645 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Comedy films  Historical films  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Romance films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Calif.) GK Films (Los Angeles
Hugo by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

43 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, twelve-year-old Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric girl and the owner of a small toy booth in the train station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message all come together to change Hugo's life forever
Argo by Ben Affleck( Visual )

33 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 3,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the American embassy in Tehran and captured dozens of American hostages, sparking a 444-day ordeal and a quake in global politics still felt today. But there's a little-known footnote to the crisis: six Americans escaped. And a midlevel agent named Antonio Mendez devised an ingenious yet incredibly risky plan to rescue them
World War Z by Marc Forster( Visual )

31 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane travels the globe in an effort to eliminate the zombie pandemic that is endangering the existence of humanity
Rango by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

14 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rango is a lizard who imagines himself an actor who literally breaks the fourth wall of his terrarium when the hatchback car in which he is riding swerves and sends him careening. Abandoned in the desert amid the shards of his former home, Rango makes his way to the nearby town of Dirt, which is experiencing a mysterious water shortage. The actor in Rango seizes the opportunity to invent a grandiloquent new image for himself, and as in many a Western, the stranger in town is suddenly promoted to the rank of sheriff. Along the way to solving the mystery of the vanishing water supply, he must survive highway crossings, giant hawks, an army of bat-riding prairie dogs, and a gun slinging rattlesnake
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée( Visual )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life and times of Queen Victoria from her childhood to her early rise to power and the first turbulent years of her rule. Her romantic relationship and eventual marriage to Prince Albert culminates in a royal power struggle which ultimately is the key to her happiness when she comes to the realization that he is someone she can fully trust and believe in
Dark shadows by Tim Burton( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imprisoned vampire Barnabas Collins is inadvertently freed from his tomb and emerges into the very changed world of 1972. He returns to Collinwood Manor to find that his once-grand estate has fallen into ruin. The dysfunctional remnants of the Collins family have fared little better and are in need of his protection
Jersey boys by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

18 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of four young men from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey who came together to form the iconic 1960s rock group The Four Seasons
The Town by Ben Affleck( Visual )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 1,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doug MacRay is leader of a Boston bank robber gang but not cut from the same cloth as his fellow thieves. When Doug falls into a passionate romance with the bank manager briefly taken hostage in their last heist, he wants out of this life and out of the town. As the Feds close in and the crew questions his loyalty, he has one of two choices: betray his friends or lose the woman he loves. Special features include the extended cut
The tourist by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During an impromptu trip to Europe to mend a broken heart, Frank unexpectedly finds himself in a flirtatious encounter with Elise, an extraordinary woman who deliberately crosses his path. Against the breathtaking backdrop of Paris and Venice, their whirlwind romance quickly evolves as they find themselves unwittingly thrust into a deadly game of cat and mouse
The 5th wave by J Blakeson( Visual )

10 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Cassie Sullivan is trying to survive a world devastated by the waves of an alien invasion, while trying to save her five-year-old brother Sam from a training camp that was created by the Others (the aliens)
Allied by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of intelligence officer Max Vatan, who in 1942 North Africa encounters French Resistance fighter Marianne Beausejour on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Reunited in London, their relationship is threatened by the extreme pressures of the war
Tomb raider by Roar Uthaug( Visual )

21 editions published in 2018 in English and French and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, is driven to solve the puzzle of her father's mysterious death on her own. Armed with only her sharp mind, blind faith and inherently stubborn spirit, Lara must learn to push herself beyond her limits as she braves the perilous journey into unknown lands, and ultimately earns the name tomb raider
Edge of darkness by Martin Campbell( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Casino Royale's Martin Campbell returns to familiar territory with this adaptation of his own 1985 BBC miniseries, a mystery starring Mel Gibson as a detective looking into his political-activist daughter's death and uncovering layers of governmental conspiracies in the process. William Monahan (The Departed) provides the screenplay for the GK Films production, co-starring Ray Winstone and Danny Husto"--Allmovie.com, viewed April 24, 2018
The rum diary by Johnny Depp( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas star Johnny Depp returns to the wild world of Hunter S. Thompson in writer/director Bruce Robinson's adaptation of the Gonzo journalist's 'lost' autobiographical novel of the same name. Dejected over life in New York City and at bitter odds with the Eisenhower-era conventions of the 1950s, nomadic journalist Paul Kemp (Depp) flees to Puerto Rico, where he quickly lands a job as a reporter for a San Juan newspaper. Drawing inspiration from author Ernest Hemingway's popular theory about 'The Lost Generation,' the newly liberated journalist develops a taste for rum as he becomes slowly entangled in the lives of American beauty Chenault (Amber Heard) and her shady husband, Sanderson (Aaron Eckhart), a wealthy real-estate developer. Later, as Sanderson's underhanded business dealings begin to emerge, Kemp's principles come into focus, and his writing style begins to mature in ways he never dreamed possible"--Allmovie.com, viewed October 5, 2018
U zemlji krvi i meda = in the land of blood and honey by Angelina Jolie( Visual )

22 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Bosnian and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama of love and betrayal set amid the horrific violence of the Bosnian War
London Boulevard( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a man newly released from prison who falls in love with a reclusive young movie star and finds himself in a duel with a vicious gangster
Delirium( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom, recently released from a mental institute, is living under house arrest under the watchful eye of a hard-boiled parole officer. With the help of medication, Tom enjoys his freedom in the vacant home, until he finds mysterious passages to hidden rooms, receives mysterious calls, and sees horrifying visitors. Tom faces down his demons as he attempts to figure out if these happenings are real
Unknown ; Edge of darkness( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edge of darkness: The bullet that killed his daughter was meant for Boston cop Thomas Craven. That's what police brass and Craven himself think, but that's not what the investigation finds. Clue after clue and witness after witness, the search leads him into a shadowy realm where money and political intrigue intersect. If Craven wasn't a target before, he, and anyone linked to his inquiry, now is
Hugo (v.f.)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphan boy lives a secret life in the walls of a Paris train station. When Hugo encounters a broken machine, an eccentric girl, and the cold, reserved man who runs the toy shop, he is caught up in a magical, mysterious adventure that could put all of his secrets in jeopardy. Special features: featurettes
World War Z (v.f.)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerry Lane travels the globe in an effort to eliminate the zombie pandemic that is endangering the existence of humanity
 
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Alternative Names
GK Films American film and television production company founded in 2007 by the producer, Graham King

GK Films amerikanskt produktionsbolag inriktat på film och TV

GK Films Filmproduktionsgesellschaft

جی کی فیلمز

Languages
English (288)

French (11)

Bosnian (10)

Chinese (1)

Turkish (1)

Spanish (1)