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Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,041 works in 2,487 publications in 2 languages and 126,132 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Science fiction films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Television mini-series  Historical films  Western television programs 
Roles: fds, Distributor, Publisher, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
Requiem for a dream by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

35 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry and his best friend, Tyrone, are impoverished heroin addicts living in Coney Island, NY. Harry's girlfriend, Marion, is a fellow addict trying to distance herself from her wealthy father. Harry's mother, Sara, 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
On Golden Pond by Mark Rydell( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the conflicts between three generations as the Thayers, a crotchety old professor and his wife, spend their summer together on a lake in New England. The couple agrees to mind their estranged daughter's boyfriend's child, while daughter and boyfriend go on a trip. The boy bonds with the old man in a way his daughter never did. Shows the terrors and graces of aging
The Blair Witch Project by Daniel Myrick( Visual )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three film students travel to Maryland to make a student film about a local urban legend, the Blair Witch. They went into the woods and never came back. One year later, the students film and video was found in the woods. The footage was compiled and made into a movie: The Blair Witch Project
Sophie's choice by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 1,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama set in post-World War II Brooklyn revolves around Sophie, a Polish Catholic beauty who survived Auschwitz, her lover, Nathan, and Stingo, a would-be writer. As the three grow closer, Stingo discovers the captivating and moving truths that each harbors
The five people you meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie is an eighty-three-year-old war veteran. He spends his days maintaining the rides at Ruby Pier, a seaside amusement park. Now Eddie's own life is about to come to an end. One morning, an accident occurs on one of the rides. In front of a horrified crowd, Eddie attempts to save the five-year-old's life. The last thing he sees is the little girl's frightened face, the last thing he feels is the child's hands in his. Then, a blinding flash of light and silence, and Eddie reawakens in an unfamiliar place called Heaven. But he's not alone. Five people have been waiting to meet him
Jonah : a VeggieTales movie by Cindy Kenney( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archibald Asparagus stars as Jonah, who is chosen by God to help spread his message to the world. Unfortunately, his first stop on his evangelical tour is the city of Nineveh, where the residents while away their days bingeing on cheese snacks and arguing. Circumstances force Jonah to set sail across the ocean, where he's assisted by Khalil, and pirates who are led by the well-meaning but lethargic Mr. Lunt, Pa Grape, and Larry the Cucumber. However, Jonah's mission gets a bit of a setback when a mammoth whale changes his plans
Terminator 2 : judgment day by James Cameron( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A super cyborg is sent from the future to kill the boy destined to lead the freedom fighters in the future. A duplicate of the original cyborg is reprogrammed and sent back to protect the boy
Control room by Director: Jehane Noujaim( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronicle which provides a rare window into the international perception of the Iraq War, courtesy of Al Jazeera, the Arab world's most popular news outlet. Criticized by Cabinet members and Pentagon officials for reporting with a pro-Iraqi bias, and strongly condemned for frequently airing civilian casualties as well as footage of American POW's, the station has revealed (and continues to show the world) everything about the Iraq War that the Bush administration does not want the public to see
Girl with a pearl earring by Peter Webber( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

17-year-old Griet must work to support her family, so she becomes a maid in the house of Johannes Vermeer, where she attracts the master painter's attention. He is commissioned to paint Griet, and the result is one of the greatest paintings ever created
Barbie of Swan Lake by Owen Hurley( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl named Odette (played by Barbie) follows a beautiful unicorn into the enchanted forest and picks up a magic crystal that proclaims her destiny as savior of the enchanted forest. Odette, hampered by an overwhelming sense of insecurity, feels herself unfit for the job and sets out to leave the forest when the evil wizard Rothbart turns her into a swan. Meanwhile, love blossoms between Odette and Prince Daniel. Eventually, Odette finds a courage within herself that proves powerful enough to defeat Rothbart
High Noon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the classic tale of a lawman who stands alone to defend a town of cowardly citizens against a gang of revenge-seeking criminals. In the greatest showdown in the history of cinema, the lawman stands to lose not only the town but his new wife
Glengarry Glen Ross by James Foley( Visual )

27 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The salesmen at a realty office are threated with the loss of their jobs, which causes one of them to steal the new leads
Buena Vista Social Club by Wim Wenders( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A legendary recording featuring the recently re-discovered talents of Cuba's foremost folk musicians. It reveals astonishing life stories, vibrant personalities and unforgettable music of the brillantly talented but long-overlooked performers
Total recall by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Total recall: Quaid is a construction worker in 2084, haunted by dreams of Mars. Against the wishes of his sexy blonde wife, Quaid goes to Rekall, a company that implants artificial memories so he can "remember" visiting the red planet that is now being settled by human inhabitants. However, Quaid is actually an amnesiac secret agent from Mars-- or is he?
The quiet man by Ford( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an American prize-fighter kills a man in the ring, he returns to the Irish village where he was born to find peace and there he meets and falls in love with the sister of the village bully
The Piano by Jane Campion( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mute woman along with her young daughter, and her prized piano, are sent to 1850s New Zealand for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, and she's soon lusted after by a local worker on the plantation
Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Standing in the shadows of Motown by Funk Brothers( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,140 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
Joan of Arc by Christian Duguay( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to a peasant family, young Joan hears the voices of saints telling her to unite her beseiged nation. At seventeen, she leads one of the greatest campaigns for freedom the world has ever witnessed
 
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