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Artisan Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 334 works in 924 publications in 5 languages and 46,242 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Horror films  Musical films  History  Comedy films  Biographical films  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Artisan Entertainment (Firm)
Dirty dancing by Emile Ardolino( Visual )

46 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the decedent glamour and escalating danger of revolution-era Cuba. Katey is a young American woman, who, with her family move to Cuba and discovers love, sensuality and independence. Katey persuades Javier to partner her in a prestigious national dance competion at Havana's Glittering Palace. They secretly meet to practice their dance moves at a steamy night club, where the dancing is hotter than the temperature outside. As the competetion arrives, Katey and Javier take their place as a couple on the dance floor with a sizzling style and a rhythm all thier own
The Blair Witch Project by Daniel Myrick( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On October 21, 1994 Heather Donahue, Joshua Leonard and Michael Williams hiked into Maryland's Black Hills Forest to shoot a documentary film on the local legend, The Blair Witch. They were never heard from again. One year later, their footage was found, documenting the students' five day journey through the Black Hills Forest and capturing the terrifying events that led to their disappearance
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,565 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 )

33 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,453 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
Barbie in the Nutcracker by Owen Hurley( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 1,213 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
[Pi] by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Turkish and held by 1,175 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
The ninth gate by Roman Polanski( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rare book dealer is hired to locate the remaining copies of a demonic manuscript that can summon the devil
The last emperor by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic adventure, full of slaves and concubines, empresses, and warlords. "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
Abre los ojos = Open your eyes by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 974 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
Dr. T & the women by Robert Altman( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 922 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
The Punisher by Jonathan Hensleigh( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and French and held by 909 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
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiograpy, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death
Stage beauty by Richard Eyre( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 766 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 )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 687 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
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 650 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
Stir of echoes by David Koepp( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Tom is hypnotized at a neighborhood party, he changes. He sees things he can't explain and hears voices he can't ignore. As the visions intensify, he realizes they are echoes of a crime calling out to be solved
National Lampoon's Van Wilder( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van is a 7th-year student who has no plans to graduate. Life is good for Van. He's got a coed in every closet and a party to go to every night. His slick reputation even catches the eye of sexy Gwen Pearson, an on-campus reporter determined to expose the naked truth behind his wild exterior. When Gwen enters his life and his father stops paying for his tuition, Van's days as king of Coolidge College could be over
Suicide kings( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avery's sister has been kidnapped and ransomed for $2,000,000. Desperate, he and his buddies abduct a retired mob boss (Walken) to try to force him to use his contacts to find the girl
The limey by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 603 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
Back to the secret garden( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though many years have passed, another orphan - this time a lonely American girl - makes an exciting journey to the enchanting manor where the magic began. Under the watchful eye of the keeper of the garden's key, the young orphan discovers that unlocking all the mysteries of the garden will take faith, courage and determination before life can bloom lavishly once again
 
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