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Artisan Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 391 works in 1,141 publications in 5 languages and 47,094 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Horror films  Comedy films  Musical films  Romance films  War films  Biographical films  Animated films 
Roles: prn, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Artisan Entertainment (Firm)
The Blair Witch Project by Daniel Myrick( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blair With Project: In October of 1994, three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found (87 min). Blair Witch 2: Book of Shadows: After spending a night in the Black Hills of Burkittsville, Maryland, four young fans of the original Blair Witch movie descend into a nightmare realm of murder, madness, and perception-bending supernatural horror (90 min)
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,522 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
Dirty dancing by Emile Ardolino( Visual )

40 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent young girl is introduced to the sensuality of dance when she meets the dance instructor at her resort hotel
Standing in the shadows of Motown by Funk Brothers( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about the Funk Brothers, a group of Detroit musicians who backed up dozens of Motown artists. After three decades, the Funk Brothers reunited in Detroit to play their music and tell their story with the help of archival footage, still photos, narration, interviews, and twelve new live performances of Motown classics with the Brothers backing up contemporary performers
Barbie in the Nutcracker by Owen Hurley( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbie stars in the story of the popular ballet in which a little girl's love for the Nutcracker brings him to life
The ninth gate by Roman Polanski( Visual )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rare book dealer is hired to locate the remaining copies of a demonic manuscript that can summon the devil
[Pi] by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Turkish and held by 1,035 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, while being pursued by an aggressive Wall Street firm set on financial domination and a Kaballah sect intent on unlocking the secrets behind their ancient holy texts
Abre los ojos = Open your eyes by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2019 in Spanish and held by 1,004 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
Requiem for a dream by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

39 editions published between 2000 and 2020 in English and French and held by 915 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
The Punisher by Jonathan Hensleigh( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Punisher walks through the same world we all know, a world darkened by war, by crime, by cruelty, and by injustice. He has no superpowers to battle the evil he sees all around him. He only has his fierce intelligence, his years of combat experience and, above all, his ironclad determination to avenge those wronged by society's villains, including those who killed his family
Dr. T & the women by Robert Altman( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 869 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
Long day's journey into night by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiographical play, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under the weight of drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death
Hamburger Hill by John Irvin( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and French and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The most realistic portrayal of the Vietnam War ever filmed. Because it's the only on that's true."--Boîtier
Stage beauty by Richard Eyre( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 724 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
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 683 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 last emperor( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Pu Yi, who, at the age of 3, toddled to the Imperial Dragon Throne to become "Lord of 10,000 Years," China's last emperor
Operation Petticoat by Blake Edwards( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 668 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 by David Koepp( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Witzky is a blue-collar worker, a family man, the most ordinary guy in the world. He is about to be plunged into a shattering encounter with another world. After he is hypnotized at a neighborhood party, Tom changes. He sees things he can't explain and hears voices he can't ignore. Now Tom must unearth the past to get at the truth
The limey by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 627 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
National Lampoon's Van Wilder( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Wilder is a seventh year student with no plans to graduate. He has a coed in every closet and a party to go to every night. He meets reporter Gwen when she decides to do a story featuring his life on campus
 
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