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PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 242 works in 829 publications in 3 languages and 45,352 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Interviews  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Humor  Caper films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
Fargo by Joel Coen ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 3,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A midwestern policewoman investigates a series of brutal and interconnected crimes. Steadily, she tightens the net on the killers and their accomplices in a kidnapping scheme gone wildly wrong
Elizabeth by Shekhar Kapur ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Queen Elizabeth I must learn to weigh her counsel carefully and ignore her private yearnings if she is to keep her crown--and her head. A thriller of intrigue in the court of one of history's greatest monarchs
The big Lebowski by Joel Coen ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Dude" Lebowski is mistaken for another Lebowski who is rich and owes some thugs a lot of money. After Dude comes home one day to find that the thugs have broken in and ruined his favorite carpet, he vows to get even
The usual suspects by Bryan Singer ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 2,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Police investigating an exploded boat on a San Pedro pier discover 27 bodies and $91 million worth of drug money. The only survivors are a severely burned Hungarian terrorist and Roger Kint, a crippled con-man. Reluctantly, Kint is pressured into explaining what happened on the boat. His story begins six weeks earlier with five criminals being dragged in by New York police desperate for suspects in a truck highjacking, and ends with the possible identification of a criminal mastermind
Dead man walking by Tim Robbins ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of convicted killer Matthew Poncelet and Sister Helen Prejean, his spiritual advisor, and the journey they undertake in search of the truth
Mr. Holland's opus by Michael Kamen ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 2,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A frustrated composer comes to realize that his real passion is teaching and that his legacy is not a truly memorable piece of music, but the generations of young people whose lives he affects
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four years after Chris and Annie Nielsen lose their children in a traffic accident, Chris himself is killed and finds himself reunited with his children in a beautiful and astonishing afterlife, but Annie commits suicide in despair and is banished to a very different realm. Chris risks his own eternal happiness to find Annie and rescue her from her fate
Four weddings and a funeral by Mike Newell ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man meets and falls in love with a young woman while attending various weddings (and a funeral), including hers to someone else, and his to another woman
French kiss by Lawrence Kasdan ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1607 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her fiance is smitten by a beautiful Frenchwoman, Kate flies to Paris determined to win him back. However, nothing prepares her for Luc, a cunning, sexy Frenchman with a gift for gab and a fondness for thievery. A self-proclaimed expert on affairs of the heart, Luc promises to help Kate win back her man. But one star-crossed misadventure after another sweeps them across France, ultimately changing them in ways they never dreamed possible
The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert by Stephan Elliott ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With a contract to perform a drag show way out in the Australian desert, Tick, Adam, and Ralph each has his own reason for wanting to leave the safety of Sydney. Christening their battered pink tour bus "Priscilla," the trio heads for the outback and into crazy adventures in even crazier outfits
The game by David Fincher ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this thriller, Nicholas Van Orton, a shrewd and successful businessman who is always in control, has been enrolled by his brother in "The Game"--"a profound life experience" with no rules, which begins quietly but soon erupts in a confusing maze of devastating events. Terrorized by forces who seem intent on dismantling all that he has built, Van Orton has to win this deadly game or lose control of everything in his life."
Notting Hill by Roger Michell ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world's most famous movie star falls in love with a small-time bookstore owner
Sleepers by Barry Levinson ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sentenced to the Wilkinson School for boys, four pals are mistreated at will by a cadre of sadistic guards. 15 years later, they have an unexpected opportunity for revenge
Home for the holidays by Jodie Foster ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Claudia Larson is a divorced single mom who just lost her job and now has to fly home for the traditional family Thanksgiving in Baltimore. From the plane, she calls for reinforcements--and her brother Tommy makes it down from Boston with a little surprise: a handsome friend named Leo. Between dropping the turkey in their sister's lap and a few fist fights on the front lawn, Claudia and Tommy recapture their childhood and Claudia and Leo explore the sweet possibility of romance
Lock, stock and two smoking barrels by Guy Ritchie ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A streetwise charmer who loses his friends' money in a rigged game comes up with a plan to make everything come out right, but ends up in a comedy of errors
Barney's great adventure-- the movie ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barney's First Movie Ever! Join Barney and his friends as they rush to find a special rainbow colored egg before it hatches
The portrait of a lady by Jane Campion ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Isabel Archer is a young woman of daring independence and equally fierce desires. But her head-strong innocence is no match for the manipulations of her duplicitous friend Madame Merle and the devious Gilbert Osmond
Frost Nixon the original Watergate interviews ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes in-depth interviews of U.S. President Richard Nixon by Sir David Frost in May, 1977 regarding the infamous Watergate scandal, followed by a segment, "Behind the scenes." That final segment features footage from 2007 of Frost discussing "clinching the interviews, Nixon's advisors, ground rules, on location, Nixon's reaction, and the final meeting" he had with Nixon at San Clemente
The Hudsucker proxy by Ethan Coen ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Waring Hudsucker, head of a successful company commits suicide, the board of directors has a plan to make a lot of money, so they decide to appoint a moron to run the company. Mailroom clerk Norville Barnes is exactly what Hudsucker is looking for to be president. They hope that as soon as the stock falls low enough, the director and his friends will buy them up cheaply, take over the company and they will be successful again. However, a tough reporter is suspicious and decides to investigate Hudsucker
Operation Dumbo drop ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of Green Berets are faced with a military maneuver to transport an elephant across 200 miles of rivers, mountains and canyons to a remote jungle village
 
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PolyGram Films.
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English (339)
French (11)
Turkish (1)
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