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Silver Pictures

Overview
Works: 144 works in 601 publications in 5 languages and 47,619 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Horror films  Fiction  Sports films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Silver Pictures
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

31 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 4,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson seek out their nemesis Dr. Moriarty, believed to be behind the rising tensions between European countries
The Matrix by Lana Wachowski( Visual )

37 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,457 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 )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and German and held by 2,870 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
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( Visual )

35 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 2,750 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
V for vendetta by James McTeigue( Visual )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 2,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, 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
The matrix revolutions by Lana Wachowski( Visual )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is a dark time for the world. Zion is doomed, crushed by the unstoppable army of countless Sentinels. Neo lies trapped in the Train Station, between the Matrix and the Source. The human race is not the only ones in peril. The machines press onward against the humans, unaware of the ominous signs within the Matrix of something growing, threatening to take it over completely: the rogue program Smith. There is only one hope for both races--one force that can stop Smith--Neo. One final battle ensues, which will decide the fate and future of both races
Die hard by John McTiernan( Visual )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York detective John McClane has just arrived in Los Angeles to spend Christmas with his family. As he waits for his estranged wife's office Christmas party to break up, German terrorists occupy the building, and McClane wages a one-man war to stop them
The book of Eli by Albert Hughes( Visual )

10 editions published in 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 1,852 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)
Speed Racer by Andy Wachowski( Visual )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,648 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 brave one by Jodie Foster( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,504 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
Lethal weapon 4 by Richard Donner( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh, after escaping death from the previous movies are put on a hit list by The Triads. When blood thirsty mercenaries are on their tail they team up again with Leo Getz and Lorna Cole, a newcomer to finally put an end to the Triads for good
Lethal weapon 3 by Richard Donner( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Further action by Riggs and Murtagh, L.A. police detectives whose work routine is anything but routine, joined by an Internal Affairs investigator who loves taking risks as much as Riggs does
Fred Claus by David Dobkin( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Claus has lived in his little brother's shadow for most of his life. Fred is in jail and Nicholas has to bail him out on the condition he come to the North Pole and repay his debt
Non-stop by Jaume Collet-Serra( Visual )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,308 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
Conspiracy theory Complot mortel by Brian Helgeland( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York cab driver and conspiracy buff publishes a crackpot theory in his newsletter that may be true. Soon he and a female Justice Department attorney are running for their lives
Swordfish by Dominic Sena( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the DEA shuts down a dummy corporation operation code named SWORDFISH, they had generated $400 million which they let sit around; years of compound interest has swelled it to $9.5 billion. A covert counter-terrorist unit called Black Cell, headed by Gabriel, wants the money to help finance their war against international terrorism, but it's all locked away behind super-encryption. He brings in convicted hacker Stanley, who only wants to see his daughter Holly again but can't afford the legal fees, to slice into the government mainframes and get the money
Kiss kiss bang bang by Shane Black( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They say love and money don't mix, but you can't blame Larry Lockhart for trying. He's been whisked from a life of petty crime to Hollywood, where he'll audition for the role of a movie detective and be tutored for the part by a private eye. Now all Harry has to do is convince the dream girl he meets that he's an actual detective. And try not to stumble over the corpses as reel life abruptly gives way to the real."--Container
Die hard 2 die harder by Renny Harlin( Visual )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,044 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
The invasion by Jack Finney( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A space shuttle burns up upon reentry causing debris to land across a wide area of the United States. Tucker Kaufman, a member of the CDC, visits one of the crash sites and gets a cut on his hand. Dr. Carol Bennell begins to notice that people are starting to act strange. She turns to her best friend, Dr. Ben Driscoll. He takes a small sample of the material to Dr. Stephen Galeano and they soon learn the substance is not from Earth. Carol's son, Oliver starts to have nightmares and Carol thinks it is because he is about to see Tucker, his father. Tucker has been infected and begins to show little emotion. One of Carol's patients complains that her husband is acting differently. As she begins to voice these concerns, Carol begins to notice other strange things. People are staring at her as she walks by and no one shows any emotion when a woman is hit by a car. Carol soon realizes she must stay awake, find her son, and join her two friends as they try to get to Fort Dix and work on an antidote
Road house by Joel Silver( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A legendary bouncer comes to Jasper, Missouri, for a special purpose: to restore order at the notorious Double Deuce bar. In one spectacular fight after another, Dalton rids the bar of thugs and henchmen. But when he runs afoul of a ruthless crime boss, the state is set for a blistering showdown that'll leave only one man standing!
 
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Warner Bros Pictures (1969- ). Silver Pictures

실버 픽처스

シルバー・ピクチャーズ

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Spanish (2)

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The matrix reloadedLethal weaponV for vendettaThe matrix revolutionsThe book of EliSpeed RacerLethal weapon 3Fred Claus