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Castle Rock Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 415 works in 1,632 publications in 7 languages and 102,888 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Prison films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Legal films  Children's films  Television adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Distributor, pre, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Castle Rock Entertainment (Firm)
The Shawshank Redemption by Frank Darabont( Visual )

63 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 4,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two convicts, one white and one black, never give up the dream of freedom, and together they turn hope and friendship into an uplifting bond no prison can ever take away
The green mile by Frank Darabont( Visual )

37 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death Row guards at a penitentiary, in the 1930's, have a moral dilemma with their job when they discover one of their prisoners, a convicted murderer, has a special gift
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 3,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy longs to believe in Santa Claus, but he finds it quite difficult to do so. His family has a dogged insistence that all of it, from the North Pole, to the elves, to Santa himself, is all just a myth. This all changes, however, on Christmas Eve, when a mysterious train visits Billy in the middle of the night, promising to take him and a group of other lucky children to the North Pole for a visit with Santa. The train's conductor along with the other passengers help turn Billy's crisis of faith into a journey of self-discovery
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

51 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet, the Prince of Denmark, plots revenge on his uncle Claudius (the current king) for the murder of the Prince's father (the previous king, King Hamlet)
When Harry met Sally by Billy Crystal( Visual )

40 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 2,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sex always gets in the way of friendships between men and women. At least, that's what Harry Burns believes. So when Harry meets Sally Albright and a deep friendship blossoms between them, Harry's determined not to let his attraction to Sally destroy it. But when a night of weakness ends in a morning of panic, can the pair avoid succumbing to Harry's fears by remaining friends and admitting they just might be the perfect match for each other?"--Container
Michael Clayton by Tony Gilroy( Visual )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Clayton is an in-house fixer at one of the largest corporate law firms in New York. A former criminal prosecutor, Clayton takes care of the law firm Kenner, Bach, & Ledeen's dirtiest work at the behest of the firm's co-founder, Marty Bach. Burned out with his job as a fixer, his divorce, a failed business venture, and mounting debt have left Clayton inextricably tied to the firm. At U/North, meanwhile, the career of litigator Karen Crowder rests on the multi-million dollar settlement of a class-action suit that Clayton's firm is leading to a seemingly successful conclusion. But when Kenner Bach's brilliant and guilt-ridden attorney Arthur Edens sabotages the U/North case, Clayton faces the biggest challenge of his career and his life
A few good men by Rob Reiner( Visual )

32 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and German and held by 2,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cruise stars as a brash Navy lawyer who's teamed with a gung-ho litigator (Moore) in a politically-explosive murder case. Charged with defending two Marines accused of killing a fellow soldier, they are confronted with complex issues of loyalty and honor - including its most sacred code and its most formidable warrior (Nicholson)"--Container
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

37 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Venice during 1570, Desdemona, daughter of a powerful nobleman, elopes with Othello, a proud Moor celebrated as the city's most awesome warrior. Iago, who has served alongside Othello for a decade, is angered when the general chooses another lieutenant, Cassio, as his second in command. In retribution, Iago sabotages Cassio's promotion and convinces Othello that the handsome officer is cuckolding him. Othello writhes under the tortures Iago has created, and in a fit of jealousy smothers Desdemona, who caresses her beloved husband as she dies
Miss Congeniality by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 2,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Congeniality 2: This time, Federal Agent Gracie Hart goes undercover in Las Vegas to rescue her best friend, the Miss United States Pageant winner. She also has to deal with a new partner with anger-management issues and a dim view of Gracie
The American president by Rob Reiner( Visual )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 2,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Shepherd is a consummate politician, a man of integrity and the President of the United States. He also happens to be a widower, ready to start dating again. He is swept off his feet by a lobbyist, Sydney Ellen Wade. His critics rant that it is immoral and his friends proclaim that it's romantic, but one thing is certain, all that stands between true love and re-election is the approval of the American public
Two weeks notice by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 2,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy Kelson became Chief Counsel for the Wade Corporation, one of New York City's top commercial real estate developers. She's a brilliant lawyer with a sharp, strategic mind. She also has an ulcer and doesn't get much sleep. It's not the job that's getting to her. It's her millionaire boss, George Wade. Handsome, charming and undeniably self-absorbed, he treats her more like a nanny than a Harvard Law grad and can barely choose a tie without her help. Now, after five years of calling the shots--on everything from his clothes to his divorce settlements, Lucy Kelson is calling it quits
Music and lyrics by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 2,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Fletcher is a washed-up 80s pop star who has been reduced to working the nostalgia circuit of county fairs and amusement parks. The charismatic and talented musician gets a chance at a comeback when reigning pop diva Cora Corman invites him to write and record a duet with her
Misery by Rob Reiner( Visual )

54 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and French and held by 1,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an almost fatal car crash, novelist Paul Sheldon finds himself being nursed by a deranged fan who holds him captive
Best in Show by Christopher Guest( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic look at dog show participants (and the pooches who love them)
Miss Congeniality 2 : Armed and Fabulous by Mark Lawrence( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This time, Federal Agent Gracie Hart goes undercover in Las Vegas to rescue her best friend, the Miss United States Pageant winner. She also has to deal with a new partner with anger-management issues and a dim view of Gracie
No reservations by Scott Hicks( Visual )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master chef Kate Armstrong is a perfectionist who leads a regimented life while running the kitchen of an exclusive restaurant. She revels in the sense of power and control her career affords. When her sister is killed in an automobile accident, her nine-year old niece Zoe comes to live with her. Kate's life is turned completely upside down and she is suddenly forced to split her focus between work and family. Nick Palmer is the newly hired, fun-loving, opera-singing sous chef, whom Kate perceives as a serious rival. She then begins an impassioned struggle to rein in Nick's exuberance and maintain control over her kitchen staff. Even as they clash, Kate is drawn toward Nick, eventually coming to the realization that Nick offers something that she needs both in her restaurant kitchen and her new life with Zoe
Fracture by Anthony Hopkins( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ted Crawford is a wealthy, brilliant, and meticulous structural engineer who lives in Los Angeles. He shoots his wife and entraps her lover. After the police arrive, he signs a confession. At his arraignment, he asserts his rights to represent himself and asks the court to move immediately to trial. The prosecutor is Willy Beachum, a hotshot D.A. who is getting ready to leave for a civil-law firm. He is told by everyone the case is open and shut. Crawford, however, sees Beachum's weakness - the hairline fracture of his character
Lone star by John Sayles( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of a human skull in the Texas desert, starts Sheriff Sam Deeds on the trail to solve a forty-five-old mystery. Deeds' investigation implicates many in the town, both alive and dead ... but most surprisingly of all, his own father, who was a legendary lawman and prominent figure in the town's history. A tale of corruption, intrigue and forbidden love
City slickers by Jack Palance( Visual )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about three men friends who are going through mid-life crises. They decide that the answer to their malaise is a fantasy vacation out West where they can play cowboy on a cattle drive
Before sunset by Richard Linklater( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine years ago, two strangers met by chance, spent a night together in Vienna, and parted before sunrise. Now, they're about to cross paths again--in Paris--where they will get the chance we all wish we had
 
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The green mileThe Polar ExpressHamletWhen Harry met SallyA few good menOthelloMiss CongenialityThe American president