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Artisan Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 299 works in 748 publications in 2 languages and 47,476 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Film adaptations  Gangster films  History  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Crime films  Independent films 
Roles: pre, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Artisan Entertainment (Firm)
Dirty dancing by Emile Ardolino( Visual )

28 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic story about an awkward seventeen-year-old girl who slips into womanhood during a family vacation at a Catskill lodge in the summer of 1963
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this steamy, intriguingly complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. David tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, David's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams
Requiem for a dream by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry and his best friend, Tyrone, are impoverished heroin addicts living in Coney Island, NY. Harry's girlfriend, Marion, is a fellow addict trying to distance herself from her wealthy father. Harry's mother, Sara, spends her days watching television and wants to lose weight to go on a game show. She visits a sleazy doctor who prescribes her amphetamines and soon Sara has a drug habit of her own
[Pi] by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant mathematician teeters on the brink of insanity as he searches for an elusive numerical code that will allow him to predict patterns in the stock market
Reservoir dogs by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were strangers, together to pull off the perfect jewel heist. Their simple robbery turns into a bloody ambush when they realize one of them is a police informant
Dr. T & the women by Robert Altman( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While a middle-aged Dallas gynecologist whose wife has become mentally ill falls for his sexy new golf pro, chaos surrounds the wedding of his daughter, and his alcoholic sister-in-law arrives with three nieces in tow
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Abre los ojos = Open your eyes by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this steamy, intriguingly complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. César tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, César's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams"--Container
Stage beauty by Richard Eyre( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the 17th century stage, where Ned Kynaston's performance of Desdemona in Shakespeare's 'Othello' brings the house down nightly. Ned is the "most beautiful woman on the London stage". That is, until the King renounces the royal edict that only men can play women on stage. Enter Maria, Ned's seemingly loyal dresser, who becomes an instant star, leaving Ned to suppress his ardent feminine traits and make a man of himself
Operation Petticoat by Blake Edwards( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War 2 comedy about a submarine commander who finds himself stuck with a decrepit (and pink) sub, a con-man executive officer and a group of Army nurses
Stir of echoes( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violence, sexuality and language
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... a Vietnam vet [is] haunted by the memories of war and the death of his young son. As Jacob starts to experience visions of demons all around him, he begins to question what is real. Is he going insane? Is he suffering from post-traumatic stress? Or could he be caught in the middle of some horrific supernatural battle he can't understand?"-- Back of container
The limey by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"British ex-con Wilson (Terence Stamp) arrives in Los Angeles to investigate the mystery of his daughter's 'accidental' death. His prime suspect, the wealthy, heavily guarded music promoter Terry Valentine (Peter Fonda), is no easy target. Propelled into an increasingly brutal search for truth, Wilson, with single-mindedness and terrifying precision, moves unstoppably toward revenge."--Container
 
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