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Silver Pictures

Overview
Works: 152 works in 850 publications in 7 languages and 55,176 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Police films  Crime films  Dystopian films  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Silver Pictures
The matrix by Lilly Wachowski( Visual )

94 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 6,103 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 )

58 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 4,979 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
Lethal weapon by Mel Gibson( Visual )

44 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 2,957 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 matrix reloaded by Lana Wachowski( Visual )

35 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and German and held by 2,933 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 2,785 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 )

38 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 2,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 1,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eli 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
Speed Racer by Lilly Wachowski( Visual )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speed Racer uses his natural abilities behind the wheel as well as the support of his family, girlfriend, and the mysterious Racer X to take on fierce competitors and save his family business
The nice guys by Shane Black( Visual )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,591 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 )

36 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,584 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 brave one by Neil Jordan( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,527 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
Non-stop by Jaume Collet-Serra( Visual )

11 editions published in 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,424 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. With the lives of hundreds of passengers hanging in the balance, he must use every nuance of his training to uncover the killer travelling on the aircraft
Lethal weapon 3 by Richard Donner( Visual )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,340 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
Conspiracy theory = Complot mortel by Joel Silver( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,241 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
Road house by Joel Silver( Visual )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 983 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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