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Artisan Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 369 works in 986 publications in 4 languages and 46,877 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Horror films  Musical films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Romance films  History  Dance films 
Roles: prn, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Artisan Entertainment (Firm)
The Blair Witch Project by Daniel Myrick( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 1,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blair With Project: In October of 1994, three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found (87 min). Blair Witch 2: Book of Shadows: After spending a night in the Black Hills of Burkittsville, Maryland, four young fans of the original Blair Witch movie descend into a nightmare realm of murder, madness, and perception-bending supernatural horror (90 min)
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, David's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams
Requiem for a dream by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

37 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry (Leto) and his best friend Tyrone (Wayans) are impoverished heroin addicts living in Coney Island, NY. Harry's girlfriend Marion (Connelly) is a fellow addict trying to distance herself from her wealthy father. Harry's mother Sara (Burstyn) spends her days watching television and wants to lose weight to go on a game show. She visits a sleazy doctor who prescribes her amphetamines and soon Sara has a drug habit of her own
Dirty dancing by Emile Ardolino( Visual )

35 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summer romance between a dance instructor and a guest at a hotel in the Catskills
Standing in the shadows of Motown by Funk Brothers( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about the Funk Brothers, a group of Detroit musicians who backed up dozens of Motown artists. After three decades, the Funk Brothers reunited in Detroit to play their music and tell their story with the help of archival footage, still photos, narration, interviews, and twelve new live performances of Motown classics with the Brothers backing up contemporary performers
The ninth gate by Roman Polanski( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rare book dealer is hired to locate the remaining copies of a demonic manuscript that can summon the devil
[Pi] by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Turkish and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant mathematician teeters on the brink of insanity as he searches for an elusive numerical code that will allow him to predict patterns in the stock market, while being pursued by an aggressive Wall Street firm set on financial domination and a Kaballah sect intent on unlocking the secrets behind their ancient holy texts
Abre los ojos = Open your eyes by Alejandro Amenabar( Visual )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this steamy, intriguingly complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. Cšar tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, Cšar's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams."--Container
Dr. T & the women by Robert Altman( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While a middle-aged Dallas gynecologist whose wife has become mentally ill falls for his sexy new golf pro, chaos surrounds the wedding of his daughter, and his alcoholic sister-in-law arrives with three nieces in tow
The Punisher by Jonathan Hensleigh( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Punisher walks through the same world we all know, a world darkened by war, by crime, by cruelty, and by injustice. He has no superpowers to battle the evil he sees all around him. He only has his fierce intelligence, his years of combat experience and, above all, his ironclad determination to avenge those wronged by society's villains, including those who killed his family
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiography, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death
Stage beauty by Richard Eyre( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This year's 'Shakespeare in Love!' Billy Crudup gives the best performance of the year ... Rupert Everett is triumphantly funny! Fascinating!"--Movieline's Hollywood Life
Operation Petticoat by Blake Edwards( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War 2 comedy about a submarine commander who finds himself stuck with a decrepit (and pink) sub, a con-man executive officer and a group of Army nurses
Jacob's ladder by adrian lyne ( '90 ) movie( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... a Vietnam vet [is] haunted by the memories of war and the death of his young son. As Jacob starts to experience visions of demons all around him, he begins to question what is real. Is he going insane? Is he suffering from post-traumatic stress? Or could he be caught in the middle of some horrific supernatural battle he can't understand?"-- Back of container
Stir of echoes by David Koepp( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Witzky is a blue-collar worker, a family man, the most ordinary guy in the world. He is about to be plunged into a shattering encounter with another world. After he is hypnotized at a neighborhood party, Tom changes. He sees things he can't explain and hears voices he can't ignore. Now Tom must unearth the past to get at the truth
National Lampoon's Van Wilder( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Wilder is a seventh year student with no plans to graduate. He has a coed in every closet and a party to go to every night. He meets reporter Gwen when she decides to do a story featuring his life on campus
The limey by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"British ex-con Wilson (Terence Stamp) arrives in Los Angeles to investigate the mystery of his daughter's 'accidental' death. His prime suspect, the wealthy, heavily guarded music promoter Terry Valentine (Peter Fonda), is no easy target. Propelled into an increasingly brutal search for truth, Wilson, with single-mindedness and terrifying precision, moves unstoppably toward revenge."--Container
Suicide kings( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avery's sister has been kidnapped and ransomed for $2,000,000. Desperate, he and his buddies abduct a retired mob boss to try to force him to use his contacts to find the girl
Barbie in the Nutcracker by Owen Hurley( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbie stars in the story of the popular ballet in which a little girl's love for the Nutcracker brings him to life
The Last emperor by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic portrayal of the life and times of China's last emperor, Pu Yi-- crowned at age 3, and destined to live as a prisoner in his own country in one way or another for his entire life
 
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