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Lions Gate Films

Overview
Works: 3,542 works in 7,278 publications in 8 languages and 490,893 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Dystopian films  Romance films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Documentary films 
Roles: prn, fds, Distributor, pre, Production personnel, Producer, Publisher, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Lions Gate Films
Crash by Paul Haggis( Visual )

48 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This compelling urban thriller tracks the volatile intersection of a multiethnic cast of characters struggling to overcome their fears as they careen in and out of one another's lives. In the gray area between black and white, victim and aggressor, during the next 36 hours, they will all collide."--Container
The Hunger Games by Gary Ross( Visual )

32 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a future where the Capitol selects a boy and girl from the twelve districts to fight to the death on live television, Katniss Everdeen volunteers to take her younger sister's place for the latest match
The day after tomorrow by James Cameron( Visual )

50 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatized global warming event triggers a barrage of epic natural disasters: tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begins to freeze solid. An assortment of individual narratives are threaded together to follow the various catastrophes and their effects on local populations, including the stories of climatologist Jack Hall, his son Sam, and other small bands of survivors as they ride out the growing superstorm
The Hunger Games : Mockingjay, part 1 by Peter Craig( Visual )

25 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katniss Everdeen, girl on fire, has survived. She awakens from the cruel and haunting Quarter Quell deep inside the bunkered catacombs of District 13. Separated from some of her closest allies and fearing for their safety in the Capitol, Katniss finally agrees to be the Mockingjay, the symbolic leader of the rebellion. Still uncertain as to whom she can trust, Katniss must help 13 rise from the shadows, all the while knowing that President Snow has focused his hatred into a personal vendetta against her - and her loved ones
Precious (Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire) by Lee Daniels( Visual )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1987, obese, illiterate, black 16-year-old Claireece 'Precious' Jones lives in Harlem with her dysfunctional family. She has been raped and impregnated twice by her father, Carl. She suffers constant physical, mental and sexual abuse from her unemployed mother, Mary. After getting pregnant for the second time, Precious is suspended from her school. Her principal arranges to have her attend an alternative school where her new teacher, Ms. Rain, helps Precious learn to read and she responds to this glimmer of hope. Precious also meets Mrs. Weiss, a social worker, and discovers the abuse and incest that Precious has had to endure. Her father dies of AIDS and Precious learns that she is now HIV-positive
3:10 to Yuma by James Mangold( Visual )

27 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arizona in the late 1800s. Infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, volunteers to deliver him alive to the train that will take the killer to trial. On the trail, Evans and Wade, each from very different worlds, begin to earn each other's respect. But with Wade's outfit on their trail, and dangers at every turn, the mission soon becomes a violent, impossible journey toward each man's destiny
Akeelah and the bee by Doug Atchison( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 2,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven year-old Akeelah Anderson's life is not easy: her father is dead, her mom ignores her, her brother runs with the local gangbangers. She is a smart girl, but her environment threatens to strangle her aspirations. Responding to a threat by her school's principal, Akeelah decides to participate in a spelling bee to avoid detention for her many absences. Much to her surprise and embarrassment, she wins. Her principal asks her to seek coaching from Dr. Larabee, an English professor, for the more prestigious regional bee. As the possibility of making it all the way to the Scripps National Spelling Bee looms, Akeelah could provide her community with someone to rally around and be proud of. First Akeelah will have to overcome her insecurities, her distracting home life, and the knowledge that there is a field of more experienced and privileged fellow spellers
Frida by Julie Taymor( Visual )

38 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of artist Frida Kahlo, from her humble upbringing to her worldwide fame and controversy that surrounded both her and her husband, Diego Rivera
The Hunger Games : Mockingjay, part 2 by Francis Lawrence( Visual )

20 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The acting and production values are still well above grade, and Lawrence skillfully holds the center, letting everything the skeletal dialogue doesn't say play across her face."--Entertainment Weekly
Fahrenheit 9/11 by Michael Moore( Visual )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Moore examines the Bush administration's financial ties to Saudi Arabia and the Bin Laden family. Using actual footage and declassified documents, he takes a look into political events before and after the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001
Winter's Bone by Debra Granik( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ree Dolly es una chica de 17 años que tiene que hacerse cargo de su familia en una situación de extrema precariedad. Su padre, Jessup, tras salir de la cárcel en libertad condicional, ha desaparecido misteriosamente y, si no aparece, en pocos días perderán la casa donde Ree vive con su madre enferma y sus dos hermanos pequeños. Encontrar a su padre se convierte entonces para la joven en una cuestión vital
Girl with a pearl earring by Peter Webber( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Delft, Holland. Seventeen-year-old Griet becomes a maid in the house of Johannes Vermeer, where she gradually attracts the master painter's attention. Johannes and Griet must hide their inspiration of each other from his volatile wife, Catharina. The wealthy and trouble-making Master van Ruijven senses the intimacy between the artist and his maid, and contrives a commission for Vermeer to paint Greet alone. The result will be one of the greatest paintings ever created, but at what cost?"--Container
Monster's ball by Marc Forster( Visual )

34 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank and Leticia inhabit stark, queasy realities of the contemporary South, he as a death row corrections officer and she as the soon-to-be widow of an inmate whose execution Hank helps conduct. In the aftermath of the execution, both lose their children to tragic deaths and they form an unlikely bond
Grizzly Man by Werner Herzog( Visual )

22 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmmaker Werner Herzog investigates the death of preservationist and former television actor Timothy Treadwell, who was killed in the Alaskan wilderness, along with his girlfriend Amie Huguenard, by the bears he lived among and dedicated his life to protecting
W. by Oliver Stone( Visual )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of the 43rd president of the United States, from his beginnings as a privileged alcoholic to his becoming a born-again Christian whose belief in religious destiny helped move him to the top ranks of political power. How Christianity turned his life around, how he met and married his wife, and the days before his decision to declare war on Iraq are featured
Away from Her by Sarah Polley( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiona and Grant are an Ontario couple who have been married for over 40 years. During the twilight of their years, Grant is forced to face the fact that Fiona's 'forgetfulness' actually is Alzheimer's. After Fiona wanders away and is found, the decision is made for her to go into a nursing home. For the first time in their relationship, they are forced to undergo a separation since this is the nursing home 'no-vistors, ' first 30 days policy of a patient's stay. When Grant visits Fiona after the orientation period, he is devastated to find out that not only has she seemingly forgotten him, but she has transferred her affections to another man. As the distance between husband and wife grows, Grant must draw upon his love for Fiona to perform an act of self-sacrifice in order to ensure her happiness
The red violin by François Girard( Visual )

28 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An appraiser of rare musical instruments traces the history of a blood-red violin and everyone whose lives it touched
Patriots Day by Peter Berg( Visual )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists responsible
Mud by Jeff Nichols( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two boys, Ellis and his best friend Neckbone, find a mysterious man named Mud hiding out on a deserted island in the Mississippi. Mud tells the boys fantastic stories about his life, including how he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love of his life, Juniper. The boys agree to help him, but it isn't long until their small town is besieged by bounty hunters out for blood
New in town by Jonas Elmer( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lucy Hill is a high-powered executive in love with her upscale Miami lifestyle. Seeking a big promotion, Lucy agrees to move to a remonte Minnesota town to oversee the restructuring of a manufacturing plant. Enduring icy roads, freezing weather and a chilly reception from the locals, this is Lucy's toughest assignment. How will she ever win over the union representative Ted Mitchell and the frosty township, as well as do her job?"--Container
 
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