WorldCat Identities

Working Title Films

Overview
Works: 256 works in 1,603 publications in 8 languages and 125,890 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Romance films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Musical films 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer, prn, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Working Title Films
Elizabeth : the Golden Age by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

59 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and French and held by 4,926 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
Fargo by Joel Coen( Visual )

68 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and French and held by 3,829 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
O brother, where art thou? by Joel Coen( Visual )

30 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widescreen. Loosely based on Homer's "Odyssey", this is the story of three convicts-- escapees from a prison farm in Mississippi-- and their adventure as they travel home in hopes of recovering buried loot before it's lost forever in a flood
Pride & prejudice by Joe Wright( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 3,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hartfordshire with his overbearing wife and 5 daughters. There is the beautiful Jane, the clever Elizabeth, the bookish Mary, the immature Kitty and the wild Lydia. Unfortunately, if Mr. Bennet dies their house will be inherited by a distant cousin whom they have never met. The family's future happiness and security is dependent on the daughters making good marriages. Life is uneventful until the arrival in the neighbourhood of the rich gentleman Mr. Bingley, who rents a large house so he can spend the summer in the country. Mr Bingley brings with him his sister and the dashing, rich, but proud Mr. Darcy. Love soon buds for one of the Bennet sisters, while another sister may have jumped to a hasty prejudgment. For the Bennet sisters many trials and tribulations stand between them and their happiness
The big Lebowski by Joel Coen( Visual )

47 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lazy, unemployed Southern Californian stoner who loves bowling gets mistaken for a millionaire with the same name. He's beaten up by men looking for money from the rich man's wife and gets drawn into the kidnapping of the millionaire's wife
Atonement by Joe Wright( Visual )

33 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1935, thirteen-year-old fledgling writer Briony Tallis and her family live a life of wealth and privilege in their enormous mansion. On the warmest day of the year, the country estate takes on an unsettling hothouse atmosphere, stoking Briony's vivid imagination. Robbie Turner, the educated son of the family's housekeeper, carries a torch for Briony's headstrong older sister Cecilia. He hopes that Cecilia has comparable feelings. All it will take is one spark for this relationship to combust. When it does, Briony - who has a crush on Robbie, is compelled to interfere. She goes so far as to accuse Robbie of a crime he did not commit. Cecilia and Robbie declare their love for each other, but, ultimately, he is arrested. Briony bears false witness and the course of three lives is changed forever. As Briony grow older, she continues to seek forgiveness for her childhood misdeed. Through a terrible and courageous act of imagination, she finds the path to her uncertain atonement, and to an understanding of the power of enduring love
Les Misérables by Gérard Depardieu( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 2,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post-revolutionary France, Jean Valjean is paroled after serving 19 years in prison for stealing bread. Unable to find work as an ex-convict, he steals silver from a church. When he is caught and brought back, the bishop forgives him, instructing Valjean to use the silver to begin a new life. After breaking parole to do so, nine years later Valjean is a wealthy industrialist and mayor. This success comes at high price-- he is hunted by ruthless policeman Javert, his former prison guard. When Valjean comes across a woman being arrested by his old nemesis Javert, Valjean intervenes, risking discovery. When Valjean learns that the woman, Fantine, turned to prostitution after losing her position at his factory because she has a child, he befriends Fantine, even agreeing to care for her daughter, Cosette. The decision changes their lives forever
Bridget Jones's diary by Sharon Maguire( Visual )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 2,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her mid-thirties, still single and still being set up with dates by her mom, Bridget decides she needs to make a change in her life. She falls for her boss who uses her and then dumps her. In the meantime, Bridget keeps running into the divorced guy her mom tried to set her up with, and he happens to be ex-friends with her boss. She uses her diary as a confessional and she begins to wonder if she will ever find true love
Love actually by Richard Curtis( Visual )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague
The theory of everything by James Marsh( Visual )

25 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis at 21 years of age. With Jane fighting tirelessly by his side, Stephen embarks on his most ambitious scientific work, studying the very thing he now has precious little of: time. Together, they defy impossible odds, breaking new ground in medicine and science, and achieving more than they could ever have dreamed."--Back of container
About a boy by Nick Hornby( Visual )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 2,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will is a good-looking, smooth-talking bachelor whose primary goal in life is to avoid any kind of responsibility. So he decides to invent an imaginary son in order to meet attractive single moms. Will gets a lesson about life from a bright but hopelessly geeky 12-year-old nomed Marcus. Now, as Will struggles to teach Marcus the art of being cool, Marcus teaches Will that you are never too cool to grow up
Nanny McPhee by Kirk Jones( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 2,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Cedric Brown has just lost his wife and is now left with his seven children who misbehave so much that all the nannies have run away. Now he is told by a mysterious voice that he should get Nanny McPhee who is a magical woman with special powers
Anna Karenina by Joe Wright( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 2,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in late 19th century Russia high-society, the aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the affluent Count Vronsky
Frost/Nixon by Ron Howard( Visual )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 2,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Nixon is the disgraced president with a legacy to save. David Frost is a jet-setting television personality with a name to make. This is the legendary battle between the two men and the historic encounter that changed both their lives. For three years after resigning from office, Nixon remained silent. But in the summer of 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate scandal that ended his presidency. Everyone is surprised that Nixon would select Frost as his televised confessor, intending to easily outfox the breezy British showman and secure a place in the hearts and minds of Americans (as well as a $600,000 fee). Likewise, Frost's team harbors doubts that their boss with be able to hold his own. But as cameras roll, a charged battle of wits results
Billy Elliot by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

48 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old miner's son Billy Elliot is on his way to boxing lessons when he stumbles upon a ballet class. Billy secretly joins the class, knowing that his blue-collar family would never understand
United 93 by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 2,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A real-time, cinéma vérité account of the final flight of United 93, the only airplane hijacked on 9/11 that didn't reach its intended target
The Danish girl by Tom Hooper( Visual )

17 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans les années 1920 à Copenhague, le peintre Einar Wegener découvre qu'il est une femme dans un corps d'homme. [Médiafilm]
Everest by Baltasar Kormákur( Visual )

28 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the incredible events surrounding an attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, the film documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Their mettle tested by the harshest elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival
The soloist by Stanley Fowler Wright( Visual )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 2,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An emotionally soaring drama about the redemptive power of music, journalist Steve Lopez (Robert Downey Jr.) discovers Nathaniel Anthony Ayers (Jamie Foxx), a former classical music prodigy, playing his violin on the streets of L.A. As Lopez endeavors to help the homeless man find his way back, a unique friendship is formed, one that transforms both their lives"--Container
Notting Hill by Richard Curtis( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's most famous movie star falls in love with a small-time bookstore owner
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.13 for The theory ... to 0.74 for Laundrette ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Nanny McPhee
Alternative Names
Working Title

Working Title Films.

Working Title Films công ty sản xuất phim của Anh

Working Title Films Filmproduktionsgesellschaft

Working Title (Firm)

워킹 타이틀 필름스

ワーキング・タイトル・フィルムズ

Languages
Covers
Pride & prejudiceThe big LebowskiBridget Jones's diaryLove actuallyAbout a boyNanny McPheeBilly ElliotUnited 93Notting Hill