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Silver Pictures

Overview
Works: 171 works in 855 publications in 7 languages and 55,205 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery films  Police films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Crime films  Dystopian films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Silver Pictures
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

53 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 5,004 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's intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil, coupled with a complete lack of conscience, may give him an advantage over the renowned detective. Holmes's investigation into Moriarty's plot becomes more dangerous as it leads him and Watson out of London to France, Germany, and finally Switzerland
The matrix by Lilly Wachowski( Visual )

59 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,745 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."
The matrix reloaded by Lana Wachowski( Visual )

33 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 2,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neo, Trinity, and Morpheus continue to lead the revolt against the Machine Army. In their quest to save the human race from extinction, they gain greater insight into the construction of The Matrix and Neo's pivotal role in the fate of mankind
V for Vendetta by James McTeigue( Visual )

30 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a future where Germany has won World War II and Britain has become a fascist state, this is the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about 'V's' mysterious background, she also discovers the truth about herself. She becomes his ally in his plan to bring freedom and justice to a cruel and corrupt society
Die hard by John McTiernan( Visual )

36 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 2,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of terrorists has seized a building in L.A. and taken hostages. A New York cop, in town to spend Christmas with his estranged wife, is the only hope for the people held by the savage criminals
The Book of Eli by Albert Hughes( Visual )

22 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 1,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eli (Washington) walks alone in post-apocalyptic America. He heads west along the Highway of Death on a mission he doesn't fully understand but knows he must complete. In his backpack is the last copy of a book that could become the wellspring of a revived society. Or in the wrong hands, the hammer of a despot. Eli keeps his blade sharp and his survival instincts sharper as his quest thrusts him into a savage wasteland and pits him against a menacing warlord (Oldman)
The matrix revolutions by Lana Wachowski( Visual )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neo remains unconscious in the real world, caught in a mysterious subway station that lies between the machine world and the matrix. Bane is still a conduit for Agent Smith, who continues to grow more out of control. Meanwhile, the sentinels are coming dangerously close to Zion. Trinity and Morpheus bargain with The Merovingian to free Neo. Neo, after meeting The Oracle, decides he must leave Zion and go for the machine mainframe. One final battle must ensue, and the future of both races is at stake
Speed Racer by Lilly Wachowski( Visual )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speed Racer is a natural behind the wheel of his thunderous Mach 5. With the support of Pops and Mom Racer, girlfriend Trixie, younger brother Spritle and the mysterious Racer X, Speed takes on fierce competitors to save his family's business and protect the sport he loves. When Speed steps on the track, it's not just a race
The nice guys by Shane Black( Visual )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private eye Holland March and hired enforcer Jackson Healy team up to locate a missing girl and investigate a seemingly unrelated death, set in 1977 Los Angeles
Die hard 2 : die harder by Renny Harlin( Visual )

35 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John McClane is off-duty on Christmas Eve in the nation's capital when a team of terrorists, in town to rescue a drug lord from justice, has taken over a major international airport, holding thousands of travelers hostage. Amidst a blinding blizzard, McClane must race against time to defeat the terrorists and their murderous leader while also contending with an inept airport police chief, the stubborn head of the Army's anti-terrorist squad, and the knowledge that his wife is trapped in a plane desperately low on fuel, circling overhead
Lethal weapon 2 by Richard Donner( Visual )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riggs and Murtaugh must guard a free-wheeling witness in a comedy of car chases, gun battles, under-water escapes, even the destruction of a chic hillside house
The brave one by Neil Jordan( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City radio host Erica Bain is working and living a wonderful life. One night she and her fiancé, David, are brutally attacked. David is killed and Erica is almost beaten to death. Erica is traumatized and in order to cope and work past the tragic event, Erica becomes someone else. She buys a gun and begins to roam the streets at night looking to take her revenge on the men who were responsible for the attack. Late one night, Erica is in the back of a convenience store when a man comes in and kills his store clerk wife. The man comes after her and she protects herself, finding that is is very easy to shoot a gun. Days later, Erica is on the subway when she is about to be raped by two men, and again she protects herself. The city becomes fascinated with the exploits of this vigilante killer, but NYPD Detective Mercer is trying to catch this person, before the killer strikes again
Non-stop by Jaume Collet-Serra( Visual )

11 editions published in 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During a transatlantic flight, U.S. Air Marshal Bill Marks ... receives a series of cryptic text messages threatening to kill a passenger every 20 minutes unless $150 million is transferred into an off-shore account"--Container
Fred Claus by David Dobkin( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mild language and some rude humor
Lethal Weapon 4 by Richard Donner( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh are put on a hit list by the Chinese Triads. When blood thirsty mercenaries are on their tail, they team up with Leo Getz and a new cop to finally put an end of the Triads
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( Visual )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two Vietnam-vets-turned-cops who have just one thing in common: both hate to work with partners. But their partnership becomes the key to survival when a murder investigation leads to war with a heroin ring
Lethal weapon 3 by Richard Donner( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murtagh is days away from retirement, and is relectant to get involved with his partner's schemes
Swordfish by Dominic Sena( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's most dangerous spy is hired by two shady CIA agents to coerce a computer hacker recently released from prison to help steal $6 billion in unused government funds
Conspiracy theory = Complot mortel by Brian Helgeland( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York cab driver and conspiracy buff Jerry Fletcher tells anyone in earshot about the secret movers, shakers and assassins who really control things. When he tries to put Justice Department attorney Alice Sutton in the know, he's run out of her office. Soon both will be running for their lives
Kiss kiss bang bang by Shane Black( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While fleeing from the cops, small time hood Harry Lockhart stumbles into an acting audition and does so well he gets sent to Hollywood. While there, Harry pursues a girl he loved in high school and gets caught up in a twisted murder mystery. His only chance of getting out alive is a gay private detective named Gay Perry, who also works as a consultant for movies and has been hired to tutor Harry in portraying a private eye
 
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controlled identityDark Castle Entertainment (Firm)

Silver Pictures amerikanskt filmbolag

Warner Bros Pictures (1969-). Silver Pictures

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シルバー・ピクチャーズ

西佛影業

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