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Village Roadshow Pictures

Overview
Works: 722 works in 2,774 publications in 8 languages and 177,068 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Animated films  Crime films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Village Roadshow Pictures
 
Most widely held works by Village Roadshow Pictures
The matrix by Lilly Wachowski( Visual )

104 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 6,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neo (Reeves)-mild-mannered software author by day, feared hacker by night-is recruited into a cell of cyber-rebels, led by Morpheus (Fishburne) and the warrior Trinity (Moss). They have made a fundamental discovery about the world: It does not exist. It is only a seedy utopia where humanity is preserved, protected, and endlessly recycled by a mega-computer. Cypher (Pantoliano) turns traitorous for access to comforts unmatched by the drab post-apocalyptic real world, while Agent Smith (Weaving) dismisses humans as "a plague"--For which non-organic life is "the cure."
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

63 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 4,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes has always been the smartest man in the room, until now. There is a new criminal mastermind at large, Professor James Moriarty, and not only is he Holmes' intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil, coupled with a complete lack of conscience, may give him an advantage over the renowned detective. Holmes' investigation into Moriarty's plot becomes more dangerous as it leads him and Watson out of London to France, Germany and finally Switzerland
Cats & dogs by John Requa( Visual )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the top-secret, high-tech espionage war going on between cats and dogs, which their humans are blissfully unaware of. The film follows Mr. Tinkle's (a cat) plan to destroy a new vaccine, that if developed, would eliminate all human allergies to dogs, and allow cats to rule the world. Lou, a beagle puppy accidentally becomes the dog-agent assigned to stop the cat plan
Happy Feet by George Miller( Visual )

37 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor Penguins from Antarctica each express their true love with a special heartsong of their own that expresses their very being. However, the misfit Mumble cannot sing. Instead he has an extraordinary talent to tap dance with almost magical energy and expression. Nevertheless, the leadership of the colony fearfully blames the young penguin's unorthodox ways for the lean fishing that threatens them all. Defiant in the face of unjust rejection, Mumble and his true friends set out to find the true cause of the famine. Through the friends trials and perils, Mumble learns many things about his frozen world, not the least of which being that his toe tapping talent may be what he needs to save his people
The LEGO movie by Chris Pratt( Visual )

45 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 3,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. He is drafted into a fellowship of strangers on an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant, a journey for which Emmet is hopelessly and hilariously underprepared
Charlie and the chocolate factory by Tim Burton( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 3,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie and five others draw golden tickets from Wonka chocolate bars and win a guided tour of the legendary candy factory that no outsider has seen in 15 years. Dazzled by one amazing sight after another, Charlie is drawn into Wonka's fantastic world
Mystic River by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

44 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and French and held by 3,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boston childhood friends Jimmy, Sean and Dave are reunited after a brutal murder. Reformed confict Jimmy and his devoted wife Annabeth find out that their teenage daughter Katie has been beaten and killed. Jimmy's old friend Sean is the homicide detective assigned to the case. Jimmy gets his relatives, the Savage brothers to conduct their own investigation. Jimmy and Sean soon suspect their old pal Dave, who now lives a quite life, but harbors some disturbing secrets of his own
Gran Torino by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

30 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walt Kowalski is a widower who holds onto his prejudices despite the changes in his Michigan neighborhood and the world around him. Walt is a grumpy, tough-minded, unhappy old man, who can't get along with either his kids or his neighbors. He is a Korean War veteran whose prize possession is a 1972 Gran Torino he keeps in mint condition. When his neighbor, Thao, a young Hmong teenager, becomes pressured by his gang member cousin to steal Walt's Gran Torino, Kowalski sets out to reform the youth. Drawn against his will into the life of Thao's family, Walt is soon taking steps to protect them from the gangs that infest their neighborhood
I am legend by Francis Lawrence( Visual )

32 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 3,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last man on earth is not alone. Will Smith portrays that lone survivor in I Am Legend, the epic action film that combines an exciting experience with the amazing image of a desolated Manhattan. Military virologist Robert Neville (Smith), somehow immune to uncontrollable, incurable virus, is now the last human survivor in New York City and maybe the world. But not alone. Mutant plague victims lurk in the dark, watching Neville's every move, hoping to make a fatal mistake. As perhaps the last and only hope for mankind, Neville is driven to perform a single mission: to find an antidote using his own immune blood. But he knows that he was outnumbered and did not have much time
American Sniper by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

43 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and French and held by 3,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life and experiences of Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle, from his four tours in Iraq to his family life once he returned home
Analyze this by Harold Ramis( Visual )

33 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fearful of his emotional stability, prison officials release Paul Vitti into the custody of his psychiatrist, Dr. Ben Sobel, who becomes even more exasperated when he learns Vitti will be moving into his home. As Sobel tries to get to the root of Vitti's real problems, he tries to help Vitti find a straight job. And adding to all this confusion, several members of Vitti's old crew are after him, who are determined to see that he doesn't pass along any incriminating information
The matrix reloaded by Lana Wachowski( Visual )

38 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 2,936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neo and the rebel leaders estimate that they have 72 hours until 250,000 probes discover Zion and destroy it and its inhabitants. During this time, Neo must decide how he can save Trinity from the dark fate haunting his dreams
The great Gatsby by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

32 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A would-be writer Nick Carraway leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922, an era of loosening morals, glittering jazz, bootleg kings, and sky-rocketing stocks. Chasing his own American Dream, Nick lands next door to a mysterious, party-giving millionaire, Jay Gatsby. It is thus that Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the super rich, their illusions, loves and deceits
Miss Congeniality 2 : Armed and Fabulous by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

22 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and Vietnamese and held by 2,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sandra Bullock stars as an operative posing as a pageant contestant in order to ferret out a terrorist targetting the Miss United States beauty pageant
Mad Max by Tom Hardy( Visual )

45 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A return to the world of the Road Warrior, Max Rockatansky. Haunted by his turbulent past, he believes the best way to survive is to wander alone. Nevertheless, he becomes swept up with a group fleeing across the Wasteland in a War Rig driven by an elite Imperator, Furiosa. They are escaping a Citadel tyrannized by the Immortan Joe, from whom something irreplaceable has been taken. Enraged, the Warlord with his gangs, pursues the rebels ruthlessly in the high-octane Road War that follows
Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( Visual )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max has an active imagination, who will throw a fit if others don't go along with what he wants. Following an incident with his sister Claire and her friends, Max throws a tantrum when his mother pays more attention to her boyfriend than to him - runs away from home. Wearing his wolf costume at the time, Max not only runs away physically, but runs toward a world in his imagination. This world, an ocean away, is inhabited by large wild beasts, including Carol who has the same temperament as Max. Instead of eating Max like they normally would with creatures of his type, the wild things befriend Max after he proclaims himself a king who can magically solve all their problems
Sully by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

18 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 2,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Thursday, January 15th, 2009, the world witnessed the 'Miracle on the Hudson' when Captain Chesley Sullenberger glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and his career
The Judge by David Dobkin( Visual )

30 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his father, the town judge, is suspected of murder, a lawyer returns home to find out the truth and reconnect with his estranged family
Training day by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Hoyt, a fresh-faced rookie in the Los Angeles Police Department, gets a chance to join the elite narcotics squad headed up by 13-year veteran Detective Sergeant Alonzo Harris. Jake is to prove himself during a one-day ride-along. As the day wears on, it becomes increasingly clear that Detective Harris has blurred the line between right and wrong to an alarming degree, enforcing his own code of ethics and street justice. Eventually, Hoyt begins to suspect that he is, rather than having the opportunity to join the squad, being set up to take the fall
The Lake House by Alejandro Agresti( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Vietnamese and held by 2,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor and an architect begin a romance and discover they live two years apart
 
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Village Roadshow

Village Roadshow Australian film production and media company

Village Roadshow Filmproduktionsgesellschaft

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Village Roadshow Melbourne

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Cats & dogsCharlie and the chocolate factoryMystic RiverGran TorinoI am legendAnalyze thisThe matrix reloadedMiss Congeniality 2 : Armed and Fabulous