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Village Roadshow Pictures

Overview
Works: 706 works in 2,541 publications in 8 languages and 170,998 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films  Juvenile works  Crime films  Animated 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 )

95 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 6,246 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 )

56 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 4,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finally catching serial killer and occult 'sorcerer' Lord Blackwood, legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson can close yet another successful case. After his execution, Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again. Contending with Watson's new fiancée and the dimwitted head of Scotland Yard, the determined detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit, and black magic, not to mention the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler
Happy Feet by George Miller( Visual )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emperor Penguins are born to sing. All except young Mumble, who was born to dance ... tap dance. Such un-penguin-like behavior eventually gets Mumble kicked out of Emperor Land and into the big, cold world. Joined by his Adelie Amigos and an all-knowing Rockhopper penguin named Lovelace. Mumble embarks on an epic journey and ultimately proves that by being true to yourself, you can make all the difference in the world?"--Case slick
Charlie and the chocolate factory by Tim Burton( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 3,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker
The LEGO Movie by Chris Pratt( Visual )

36 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 3,187 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"--Container
Mystic River by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

41 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and French and held by 3,159 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 3,109 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, is pressured by his gang member cousin to steal Walt's prize possession, 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 )

30 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 3,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Neville is the last human survivor in what is left of New York City. A pandemic has left only 1% of the population alive and most of those who survived are no longer human. The infected, now lurking in the shadows, watch Neville's every move. Perhaps mankind's last, best hope, Neville is driven by the only one remaining mission: to find a way to reverse the effects of the virus using his own immune blood
American Sniper by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

30 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and French and held by 3,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle is sent to Iraq with only one mission: to protect his brothers-in-arms. His pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield. However, his reputation is also growing behind enemy lines, putting a price on his head and making him a prime target of insurgents. He is also facing a different kind of battle on the home front: striving to be a good husband and father from halfway around the world
The matrix reloaded by Lana Wachowski( Visual )

33 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 2,913 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
Analyze this by Harold Ramis( Visual )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,913 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 great Gatsby by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

31 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great Gatsby follows viable writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922. Chasing his own American dream, Nick lands next door to Jay Gatsby, and across the bay from his cousin, Daisy, and her husband, Tom Buchanan. Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the rich and their loves and deceits. As he bears witness, he pens a tale of impossible love, incorruptible dreams, and tragedy, and holds a mirror to our own modern times and struggles
Miss Congeniality 2 : Armed and Fabulous by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Vietnamese and held by 2,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This time, Federal Agent Gracie Hart goes undercover in Las Vegas to rescue her best friend, the Miss United States Pageant winner. She also has to deal with a new partner with anger-management issues and a dim view of Gracie
Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( Visual )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 2,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max has an active imagination and 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 and runs away from home when his mother pays more attention to her boyfriend than to him. 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
Mad Max by Tom Hardy( Visual )

39 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2,531 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
Cats & dogs by John Requa( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,480 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
Training day by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,297 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, far from being groomed to join the squad, he is being set up to take the fall
The Judge by David Dobkin( Visual )

28 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big-city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder. He sets out to discover the truth and along the way reconnects with the family he walked away from years before
The Lake House by Alejandro Agresti( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Vietnamese and held by 2,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor and an architect begin a romance and discover they live two years apart
Sully by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

10 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,175 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
 
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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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Charlie and the chocolate factoryMystic RiverGran TorinoI am legendThe matrix reloadedAnalyze thisMiss Congeniality 2 : Armed and FabulousWhere the wild things are