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Miramax Films

Overview
Works: 1,315 works in 4,987 publications in 9 languages and 284,832 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Biographical films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Romance films 
Roles: prn, Producer, fds, Author, Publisher, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Miramax Films
Chicago by Renée Zellweger( Visual )

54 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly and spotlight seeker Roxie Hart both find themselves sharing space on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends. But in Chicago, there's only room for one
Good Will Hunting by Jonathan Couch( Visual )

58 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 4,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young working-class genius is hauled back from the brink of self-destruction by a gifted counselor
Kill Bill by Alliance Atlantis (Firm)( Visual )

62 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 4,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bride continues on her deadly pursuit of her former partners in the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad, who, in a furious assult, attempted to murder her and her unborn child on her wedding day. As the Bride faces off against allies-turned-nemeses Budd and Elle, she flashes back to the day of her deadly wedding. We learn how she was recruited and trained and about her relationship with Squad leader Bill
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

66 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clever, dark film that tells four separate stories that are gradually brought together. Involved are two low-rent hit men, their boss and his sexy wife, a prizefighter and a pair of desperate robbers
Master and Commander : The Far Side of the World by Peter Weir( Visual )

37 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 3,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1805 and Europe has fallen to Napoleon. The Royal Navy is the only thing standing in his way to total victory. Off the coast of South America, a new conflict is brewing. Captain Jack 'Lucky Jack' Aubrey and his Man-of-War HMS Surprise is under orders to sink or capture the French privateer Acheron, which has been deployed to the region. After seven weeks of uneventful sailing, the Acheron strikes first, all but crippling the Surprise in an engagement in which Aubrey realizes his enemy's ship is nautically superior to his own. Along with his close friend and confidant, ship's surgeon Stephan Maturin, Aubrey is now faced with the choice of retreating to England and admitting defeat or remaining at the Acheron's mercy. Aubrey must now do the impossible if he is to survive, repair his ship, catch up to his enemy and defeat the Acheron
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )

35 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and French and held by 3,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before!
La vita è bella = Life is beautiful by Roberto Benigni( Visual )

61 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II an Italian Jewish man uses his vivid imagination to convince his son they're playing a game at a concentration camp in order to keep his son's spirits up
No Country for Old Men by Joel Coen( Visual )

41 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Llewelyn Moss stumbles onto a drug deal gone monumentally wrong while hunting in the parched Texas scrubland near the Mexico border. A satchel filled with $2 million seems to be a ship finally arrived, and he dreams of moving his wife Carla Jean out of the trailer park and into the good life. It isn't long before he's being tracked Anton Chigurh, a psychopathic "debt collector." Sheriff Bell sets out to find Llewelyn, not so much for the propriety of recovering the money but to protect one of his citizens from Chigurh, an evil like nothing Bell has ever seen. The border is a hard land, yet Bell finds that the reflexive murders Chigurh inflicts upon others transforms the lonely vistas, somber deserts, and austere mountains into something horrendous--into no country for old men--or for young ones
The aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 3,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Hughes was a rich young man from Texas, heir to his father's fortune, when he decided he wanted to make movies. Age 21, he made the most expensive Hollywood film ever (at the time); and went on to break air-speed records, make another fortune in aircraft design, smash Charles Lindbergh's round-the-world flight record, and be romantically linked with almost all of Hollywood's famous beauties. Nevertheless, he died alone, sealed into a room he never left, the victim of compulsions that drove him to greatness, while containing the seeds of his undoing
Shall we dance? by Peter Chelsom( Visual )

25 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Clark is a workaholic lawyer who feels trapped in a dull, mind-numbing existence. He becomes inspired when he sights a beautiful dance instructor and is inspired to sign up for ballroom dancing lessons. Now he will have to do some of his own fancy footwork to keep his exciting new passion a secret. His wife, however, thinks he is having an affair and hires a detective to follow him
The Hours by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power of the written word of Virginia Woolf touches women from three eras, as they all struggle with the conflicting claims of love and inheritance, hope and dispair
Chocolat by Joanne Harris( Visual )

43 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, there was a quiet little village in the French countryside, whose people believed in Tranquilité - Tranquility. If you lived in this village, you understood what was expected of you. You knew your place in the scheme of things. And if you happened to forget, someone would help remind you. In this village, if you saw something you weren't supposed to see, you learned to look the other way. If perchance your hopes had been disappointed, you learned never to ask for more. So through good times and bad, famine and feast, the villagers held fast to their traditions. Until, one winter day, a sly wind blew in from the North
There will be blood by Paul Thomas Anderson( Visual )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 2,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-and-out silver miner raising a son, self-made oilman Daniel Plainview has a voracious appetite for oil and it turns him into a California tycoon in the early years of the 20th century. Getting the oil from the ground is an intensely physical process that later broadens into Plainview's equally indomitable urge to control land and power. Along the way, Plainview deals with a mighty derrick fire, a visit from a long-lost brother, the ongoing involvement of Plainview's poker-faced adoptive son, and Plainview's rivalry with Eli Sunday, the local preacher
Cold Mountain by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

33 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inman, a young Confederate soldier, who is injured during the explosive 1864 battle of Petersburg, Virginia, is struggling to make his way home to Cold Mountain, NC, where his beloved Ada awaits him. In Inman's absence, Ada befriends Ruby, who helps her keep up her late father's farm. Meanwhile, in his travels, Inman encounters a menagerie of interesting and colorful characters
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

38 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After an bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father
The English patient by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

57 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the novel by Michael Ondaatje, a complicated WWII saga told in flashback sequences
The Queen by Stephen Frears( Visual )

25 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Queen begins with a familiar epigraph "Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown"--Henry IV, Part II. The action of the film takes place during the week following the death, on August 31, 1997 of Diana, Princess of Wales. One of its accomplishments, courtesy of adroit use of newsreel and other contemporary footage, is to remind viewers of the deep sadness that surrounded that event. It is also about the divergent and potentially ruinous ways the monarch and Prime Minister Tony Blair responded to the resulting torrent of national grief
Bridget Jones's diary by Sharon Maguire( Visual )

33 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Fielding's reinterpretation of Austen's Pride and Prejudice, slightly overweight 30-something London single woman Bridget Jones (Zellweger) is goodhearted, insecure, bumbling, and desperate-to-be-attached. On New Year's Day Bridget resolves to cut down on alcohol, cigarettes, and sweets, lose 20 pounds, and find a man, all while recording her progress and thoughts in a journal. She soon catches the eye of Daniel Cleaver (Grant) and Mark Darcy (Firth)-- and must discover whether either man is her Mr. Right
Cinderella Man by Russell Crowe( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 2,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Great Depression, an everyday common-man hero, James J. Braddock was to become one of the most surprising sports legends in history. With the Depression going strong in the early 1930s, the impoverished ex-boxer was seemingly as broken-down and out-of-luck as the rest of the America. Driven by love and determination, he returned to the ring. He did not have much of a shot, but James was fueled by something beyond mere competition. He kept winning and suddenly, the ordinary working man became an icon who carried the hopes and dreams of the disenfranchised on his shoulders. Eventually, he rose through the ranks and went on to fight the heavyweight champ, the unstoppable Max Baer
Frida by Julie Taymor( Visual )

39 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the painter Frida Kahlo, including her relationship with her mentor and husband, Diego Rivera
 
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Good Will HuntingPulp fictionShakespeare in loveNo Country for Old MenThe aviatorThe HoursChocolatThe English patient