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Silver Pictures

Overview
Works: 266 works in 1,227 publications in 5 languages and 59,716 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Police films  Dystopian films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, prn
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Silver Pictures
The matrix by Keanu Reeves( Visual )

66 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 3,310 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 Anthony Zerbe( Visual )

55 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in English and German and held by 3,035 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 Warner Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

42 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,879 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
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

46 editions published between 2009 and 2019 in English and held by 2,830 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
Die hard by John McTiernan( Visual )

63 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,408 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 matrix revolutions by Joel Silver( Visual )

38 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 2,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning from where "Matrix Reloaded" ended, the technologically-gifted Neo remains unconscious in the real world, his mind caught by the devious Merovingian and placed in a mysterious subway station construct. The man known as Bane is still a servant of Agent Smith, who continues to grow in power and ability. Meanwhile, the deadly sentinels are coming dangerously close to humanity's last sanctuary, the underground city of Zion. A final battle between humans and machines becomes inevitable
Sherlock Holmes : a game of shadows by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 2,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Downey Jr and Jude Law reprise their roles as Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson in Guy Ritchie's second adaptation of the classic Arthur Conan Doyle detective novels. When the Crown Prince of Austria is found dead, Inspector Lestrade (Eddie Marsan) pronounces suicide as the cause of death. But Sherlock Holmes deduces that the prince has been murdered - and is soon untangling an international web of intrigue, in which all threads appear to lead to criminal mastermind Professor Moriarty (Jared Harris). The supporting cast includes Stephen Fry, Kelly Reilly, Geraldine James and Noomi Rapace
The Book of Eli by Albert Hughes( Visual )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,872 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
The nice guys by Shane Black( Visual )

15 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,643 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
Midnight in the garden of good and evil by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 1,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Affable Jim Williams is hosting one of the most important parties of the Savannah Christmas season. John Kelso is a magazine reporter who finds himself amid the beautiful architecture and odd doings to write a feature on the party. His curiosity is piqued when he meets Jim's violent, young and sexy lover, Billy. Later that night, Billy is dead, and Kelso stays on to cover the murder trial. Between being Jim's buddy, cuddling up to a torch singer, meeting every eccentric in Savannah, participating in midnight graveyard rituals and helping solve the mysteries surrounding Billy's murder, Kelso has his hands full
The brave one by Neil Jordan( Visual )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erica Bain is a popular New York radio host who watched her fiancé die and nearly lost her own life to a vicious, random attack. Now she is unable to move past the tragedy and discovers a stranger within herself. She prowls the streets, an armed wanderer in the urban night, out for vengeance, looking for the men she hold responsible and at war with her own soul. A determined homicide detective is hot on the trail of the vigilante that is Erica Bain
Lethal weapon 2 by Richard Donner( Visual )

26 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 1,495 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
Non-stop by Jaume Collet-Serra( Visual )

15 editions published in 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a transatlantic flight from New York City to London, U.S. Air Marshal Bill Marks receives a series of cryptic text messages demanding that he instruct the government to transfer $150 million into an off-shore account. Until he secures the money, a passenger on his flight will be killed every twenty minutes
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( Visual )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film series about two Los Angeles police detectives
Die hard 2 : die harder by Renny Harlin( Visual )

31 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,448 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
Fred Claus by David Dobkin( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,405 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
Swordfish by Dominic Sena( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,310 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
Lethal Weapon 4 by Richard Donner( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddy cop action comedy. Family man Murtaugh is partner to loose cannon Riggs, who may or may not marry his girlfriend
Lethal weapon 3 by Richard Donner( Visual )

26 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,269 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
Kiss kiss bang bang by Shane Black( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While fleeing from the cops, small time hood Harry Lockhart stumbles into an acting audition. He does so well he gets to go to Hollywood. While there, Harry pursues a girl he loved in high school and ends up geting caught up in twisted murder mystery. His only chance of getting out alive is a private detective named Gay Perry, who also works as a consultant for movies
 
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The Book of Eli
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Alternative Names

controlled identityDark Castle Entertainment (Firm)

Silver Pictures americká firma

Silver Pictures amerikanskt filmbolag

Silver Pictures bedrijf uit Verenigde Staten van Amerika

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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Languages
English (558)

Spanish (2)

German (1)

French (1)

Turkish (1)