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Fox Searchlight Pictures

Overview
Works: 522 works in 3,193 publications in 6 languages and 210,473 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Biographical films  Romance films  Fantasy films  Dark comedy films  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Producer, pre, Distributor, prn, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Fox Searchlight Pictures
 
Most widely held works by Fox Searchlight Pictures
Slumdog Millionaire by Danny Boyle( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 3,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamal Malik is an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai. With the whole nation watching, he is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India's version of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" When the show breaks for the night, police arrest him on suspicion of cheating. Desperate to prove his innocence, Jamal tells the story of his life in the slum where he and his brother grew up. He describes their adventures together on the road, of vicious encounters with local gangs, and of Latika, the girl he loved and lost. Every chapter of his story reveals the key to the answer to one of the game show's questions. Jamal's increasingly layered story reveals where he learned the answers to the show's seemingly impossible questions. When the new day dawns and Jamal returns to answer the final question, the Inspector and sixty million viewers watch to find out if he can answer the question of how anyone comes to know the things they know about life and love
Juno by Jason Reitman( Visual )

44 editions published between 1008 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juno MacGuff is a sixteen-year-old who after a one-time sexual encounter with her best friend Paulie, learns that she's pregnant. Yes, having a baby, especially at a young age, can dramatically affect the rest of young woman's life, and yes, it's nothing to be taken too lightly, but on the other hand: it's not the end of the world. How could a perfectly normal thing like a pregnancy be a totally awful thing? She decides to carry the baby to term and finds what seems like an ideal yuppie couple to adopt it, but everything falls apart. In the course of her pregnancy, Juno discovers that growing up isn't just about making the best of the mess you find yourself in, but figuring out what's best when that's not always clear
The Grand Budapest Hotel by Wes Anderson( Visual )

27 editions published between 2014 and 2020 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune
Little Miss Sunshine by Jonathan Dayton( Visual )

40 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dysfunctional family undertakes a road trip to California in order to allow their 7-year old daughter to participate in the Little Miss Sunshine beauty pageant
The shape of water by Guillermo del Toro( Visual )

33 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 2,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An otherworldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War-era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa's life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda discover a secret classified experiment"--Container
The descendants by Alexander Payne( Visual )

32 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his wife ends up on life support after a boating accident, Hawaiian land baron Matt King discovers she was having an affair, so he takes his two daughters on a trip to Kauai to confront the man she was seeing
Three billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri by Martin McDonagh( Visual )

30 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and French and held by 2,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby, the town's revered chief of police. When his second-in-command Officer Dixon, an immature mother's boy with a penchant for violence, gets involved, the battle between Mildred and Ebbing's law enforcement is only exacerbated
Sideways by Alexander Payne( Visual )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miles a divorced man and Jack his libertine friend take a road trip through California's wine country to celebrate Jack's final bachelor days. They indulge in wine, women and a yearning for the past, but eventually collide with reality
Black Swan by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

32 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nina is a ballerina in a New York City ballet company. Her life, like most in her profession, is completely consumed with dance. She lives with her mother Erica, a former ballerina who exerts a suffocating control over her. When artistic director Thomas Leroy decides to replace prima ballerina Beth MacIntyre for the opening production of their new season, Swan Lake, Nina is his first choice. But Nina has competition: new dancer Lily, who impresses Leroy as well. Swan Lake requires a dancer who can play both the White Swan with innocence and grace, and the Black Swan, who represents guile and sensuality. Nina fits the White Swan role perfectly but Lily is the personification of the Black Swan. As the two young dancers expand their rivalry into a twisted friendship, Nina begins to get more in touch with her dark side - a recklessness that threatens to destroy her
Birdman, or, (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) by Alejandro González Iñárritu( Visual )

22 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black comedy story of an actor famous for portraying an iconic superhero as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself
The last king of Scotland by Forest Whitaker( Visual )

28 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Garrigan has just graduated from medical school in his native Scotland. Seeking a change, he travels to 1970's era Uganda with the vague but well-intentioned notion of providing aid to the impoverished locals. After aiding newly-appointed dictator Idi Amin in a car collision, Amin asks Nick to serve as his personal physician
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel by John Madden( Visual )

22 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When seven cash-strapped seniors decide to 'outsource' their retirement to a resort in far-off India, friendship and romance blossom in the most unexpected ways."--Container
The secret life of bees by Gina Prince-Bythewood( Visual )

25 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father T-Ray, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secret to her mother's past. Taken in by the intelligent and independent Boatwright sisters, Lily finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping
Brooklyn by John Crowley( Visual )

20 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and French and held by 2,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within
Crazy Heart by Scott Cooper( Visual )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and French and held by 2,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bad Blake (Jeff Bridges) es un cantante de música country que, después de diversos fracasos matrimoniales, se refugia en el alcohol. Cuando todo indica que ya no hay salvación para él, aparece Jean (Maggie Gyllenhall), una periodista que descubrirá quién es el verdadero Bad
Beasts of the southern wild by Benh Zeitlin( Visual )

24 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 2,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hushpuppy [is] a tenacious six-year-old force of nature in an isolated bayou community. When her tough but loving father Wink ... succumbs to a mysterious malady, the fierce and determined girl bravely sets out on a journey to save him. But Hushpuppy's quest is hindered by a "busted" universe that melts the ice caps and unleashes an army of prehistoric beasts"--Container insert
Napoleon Dynamite by Jared Hess( Visual )

35 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Napoleon Dynamite is a high school outcast in every sense of the word. Things at home are not much better. When a new student arrives, Napoleon finds friendship and performs an act of defiance that makes him a true hero. Bonus features included
The tree of life by Terrence Malick( Visual )

51 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in English and French and held by 2,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The impressionistic story of a Texas family that begins in the 1950s. The film follows the life journey of the eldest son, Jack, through the innocence of childhood to his disillusioned adult years as he tries to reconcile a complicated relationship with his father
Wild by Jean-Marc Vallée( Visual )

24 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and French and held by 2,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of reckless behavior, a heroin addiction and the destruction of her marriage, Cheryl Strayed makes a rash decision. Haunted by memories of her mother Bobbi and with absolutely no experience, she sets out to hike more than a thousand miles on the Pacific Crest Trail all on her own
127 Hours by James Franco( Visual )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In April 2003 Aron Ralston, a 27-year-old hiker, fell and was trapped in a narrow crevasse, his right arm wedged against the rock wall by a boulder. He had gone to Bluejohn Canyon, Utah for a rock-climbing weekend alone. Not telling anyone where he was going and finding himself stuck, he knows he can't expect anyone to come to his rescue. As a trained engineer and a skilled, albeit somewhat careless, outdoorsman, he understands his predicament as a practical challenge, a technical problem
 
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