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Beacon Pictures

Overview
Works: 154 works in 490 publications in 7 languages and 32,247 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Sports films  Television crime shows  Western films  Spy films  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Beacon Pictures
The family man by David Diamond( Visual )

31 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High-powered Wall Street bachelor Jack Campbell gets the shock of a lifetime when he wakes up one morning in suburban New Jersey, next to Kate, the girlfriend he left 13 years ago. Suddenly, Jack's entire world is turned upside down
Ladder 49 by Lewis Colick( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran of the Baltimore Fire Department under the watchful eye of his mentor, Chief Mike Kennedy. Responding to the worst blaze in his career, he becomes trapped inside a 20-story building. As Jack reflects on his life--seeing his first fire, bonding with fellow firefighters, the impact his job has had on his wife and kids--Chief Kennedy frantically coordinates the effort to save Jack's life
Spy game by Tony Scott( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cold War is ending. Just days before the U.S. President is to visit China for trade talks, a CIA operative named Tom Bishop is captured in a rogue operation at a Chinese prison. He'll be shot in 24 hours unless the President steps in. CIA honchos meet at Langley to control the damage to the diplomatic mission by hanging Bishop out to dry. Enter Nathan Muir with one day before retirement from the Agency. Nathan is the man who recruited and trained Bishop. Now he needs to find a way to get the President to free Bishop. If that fails, he will have to engineer a rescue. He hangs around Langley, telling stories about Bishop and gathers intelligence. He looks for opportunities and decides to run his own spy game
The water horse : legend of the deep by Jay Russell( Visual )

14 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a lonely young boy named Angus discovers a large, mysterious egg along the shore of Loch Ness, no one is prepared for what lies within. He soon discovers that the strange, mischievous hatching inside is none other than The Water Horse, the loch's most mysterious and fabled creature! But with the Water Horse growing ten times its size every day, Angus finds it increasingly difficult to keep his new friend a secret
The hurricane by Herbie Hancock Trio( Visual )

22 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 1,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, in the prime of his boxing career, finds himself wrongfully convicted of murder. Sentenced to life in prison, Carter's published memoir, The Sixteenth Round, inspires a teenager from Brooklyn and three Canadian activists who believe in the truth, to join forces with Carter to prove his innocence
Open range by Kevin Costner( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men, trying to forget their pasts, fight for honour, justice and a way of life which is quickly disappearing after a rancher tries to run them out of town
Firewall by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Stanfield is a bank's security chief who has designed a computer system and firewall to protect his employer from fraud. One day, after being introduced to a man named Bill Cox, Jack finds himself ambushed and staring down a gun barrel. The man holding the gun is Cox. Jack arrives home to find his family held hostage. Cox and his crew of thieves want Jack to hack through his employer's computer security and transfer $100 million to Cox's bank accounts in the Caymans. Failure to comply means the death of Jack's family. Once Cox has the money, it becomes obvious that there was no intention of letting anyone live. Cox leaves one of his henchman to eliminate Jack. When Jack kills the thug who was supposed to kill him, Cox's plans are ruined. Now, Jack must race against time to get his family back before Cox can carry out any more of his plans
The emperor's club by Michael Hoffman( Visual )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a new student starts in Professor Hundert's class, little does the professor know that this student will change his life forever. They start out butting heads and end up forming a friendship that will shake the controlled world of the professor. The lessons learned will last a lifetime
Raising Helen by Touchstone Pictures( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her sister and brother-in-law die in a car accident, a young woman becomes the guardian of their three children
Air Force One by Harrison Ford( Visual )

43 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a group of radical Kazakhstani terrorists seize control of Air Force One as the First Family flies home from Moscow, the president of the United States must take action to defend his family, the country, and himself from tragedy
The guardian( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Turkish and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school swim champion with a troubled past enrolls in the U.S. Coast Guard's "A" School, where legendary rescue swimmer Ben Randall teaches him some hard lessons about loss, love, and self-sacrifice
For love of the game by MOKAKIT( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and Polish and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Legendary Detroit Tigers pitcher Billy Chapel (Kevin Costner) has always been better at baseball than at love. Just ask Jane (Kelly Preston), his on-again, off-again girlfriend. At the end of a disappointing season, just before what may be the last professional game of his life, Jane tells Billy she's leaving him. Now with his career and his love life in the balance, Billy battles against his physical and emotional limits as he plays the game of his life. And now with every pitch, Billy comes closer to making the most important decision of his life. The suspense doesn't end until the last ball is thrown in this heartwarming drama about love, life and the perfect game."--Container
Bring it on by Universal Pictures( Visual )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Toro cheerleading squad has spirit, spunk, sass and a killer routine that's sure to land them the national championship trophy for the sixth year in a row. But for newly-elected team captain, Torrance, the Toros' road to cheer glory stumbles when she discovers their perfectly choreographed routines were stolen from a hot hip-hop squad across town. Now the squad must scramble to find a new routine to compete in this year's competition
The Commitments by Alan Parker( Visual )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fueled by raw talent and driven by dreams of glory, a dozen dead-enders from Dublin's gritty North Side share a passion for soul music that takes their band on a wild roller coaster ride from the streets to super stardom!
End of days by Peter Hyams( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a burned-out former New York City cop named Jericho is assigned to security detail for a mysterious and foreboding stranger, Jericho thwarts an assassination attempt. During the ensuing investigation, he and his parner save the life of a beautiful and terrified woman, whose destiny involves death, the devil and the fate of mankind
Castle by Castle (Television program)( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les vingt-trois épisodes de la sixième saison de cette série télévisée policière. Richard Castle est un auteur de romans policiers à succès. Au moment où il vient de tuer le personnage principal de ses romans, un tueur s'inspire des intrigues de ses livres pour commettre des meurtres. Lorsqu'il est engagé par la police de New York pour aider à démasquer le meurtrier, il se trouve confronté à une jeune détective de la police avec laquelle il doit travailler et puise dans son travail de nouvelles idées pour son oeuvre littéraire. [SDM]
Tuck everlasting by Walt Disney( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans une petite ville américaine, une jeune fille de 15 ans, Winnie Foster, découvre que ses nouveaux voisins, les Tuck, possèdent dans leur jardin une fontaine ayant la faculté miraculeuse de procurer la jeunesse éternelle. Bien sûr, la fontaine ne tarde pas à attirer la convoitise de gens mal intentionnés. Mais la jeune fille va aider les Tuck à se protéger de ces ennemis machiavéliques
Castle by Nathan Fillion( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les vingt-quatre épisodes de la cinquième saison de cette série télévisée policière. Richard Castle est un auteur de romans policiers à succès. Au moment où il vient de tuer le personnage principal de ses romans, un tueur s'inspire des intrigues de ses livres pour commettre des meurtres. Lorsqu'il est engagé par la police de New York pour aider à démasquer le meurtrier, il se trouve confronté à une jeune détective de la police avec laquelle il doit travailler et puise dans son travail de nouvelles idées pour son oeuvre littéraire. [SDM]
Castle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wedding bells are ringing, but will Castle and Beckett really tie the knot? On the biggest day of his life, Castle is nowhere to be found, and it's not because he has cold feet. Now, in a season of brilliant twists and turns, Castle and Beckett take on New York City's most fascinating cases while they try to solve the mystery of their own relationship
Bring it on again( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whittier and Monica are freshmen at college. They try out for the cheerleading squad and make it, only to find that the head cheerleader has a very bad attitude. Not wanting to be a part of the attitude, both girls quit. Since they want to cheer, they decide to take a ragtag bunch of misfits and turn them into a squad. Since only one squad can represent the college at a national cheerleading contest, the two squads have a cheer off to decide who should be the varsity squad that goes to nationals
 
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