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WingNut Films (Firm)

Overview
Works: 206 works in 1,007 publications in 4 languages and 44,761 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Monster films  Film remakes  Animated films  Fiction 
Roles: prn, htt, Production personnel, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by WingNut Films (Firm)
The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

101 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elderly hobbit Bilbo Baggins relinquishes possession of a golden ring possessing magical powers to Frodo, his youthful heir. Charged with casting the ring into the fires from which it was forged, the young hobbit begins an arduous trek across Middle-earth, accompanied by a stalwart band including his best friend Sam, the mercurial wizard Gandalf, the warrior Aragorn, and the blustery Gimli, among others. Opposed by the treacherous sorcerer Saruman and the demonic emissaries of Sauron, the Dark Lord, this ever-embattled Fellowship makes its way slowly toward the dark land of Mordor
The lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

59 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 5,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Frodo, Gandalf, Aragorn, and brave members of he Fellowship as they continue their quest to destroy the Ring of Power. As darkness descends on Middle-earth, a strange creature named Gollum leads the heroes to the Balck Gates of Mordor. The rest of Middle-earth prepares for a battle that will decide the fate of all
The hobbit : an unexpected journey by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

81 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 3,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One Ring.'
The Lord of the Rings by Orlando Bloom( Visual )

64 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 3,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fellowship divides to conquer, as Frodo and Sam, with the help and hindrance of Gollum, continue on their way to Mount Doom. Gandalf and Pippin ride to Minas Tirith to help defend Gondor, while Merry remains with Eowyn and the other Rohan fighters. Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli seek aid from those that live in the Cursed Mountains. All these battles have one ultimate goal in mind: to distract the Eye of Sauron and buy Frodo as much time as possible in order to destroy the One Ring
The hobbit by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

54 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bilbo Baggins continues on in his journey with the wizard Gandalf and thirteen dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield, on an epic quest to reclaim their lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor
The hobbit : the battle of the five armies by Peter Jackson( Visual )

58 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic conclusion to the adventures of Bilbo Baggins. The dragon Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women, and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo attempts to make him see reason
King Kong by Peter Jackson( Visual )

50 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filled with breathtaking action and a thrilling epic adventure about a legendary gorilla captured on a treacherous island and brought to civilization, where he faces the ultimate fight for survival. Blu-ray version includes Theatrical (PG-13, 3 hr., 8 min.) and Extended (NR, 3 hr., 20 min.) versions of the film
District 9 by Neill Blomkamp( Visual )

40 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 2,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back in the 1980s, a giant spacecraft stalled in the skies over Johannesburg. 1.8 million of the aliens that were aboard were rescued, and placed in a refugee camp--District 9. Over the next 20 years, District 9 became a teeming shantytown like so many others in the developing world. Although there is evidence that the extraterrestrials represent an advanced civilization, their lives on Earth are marked by squalor, dysfunction, and xenophobic hostility. Now, the mass eviction of the aliens is due to commence, overseen by the military/corporate entity MultiNational United. Middle manager Wikus Van De Merwe finds himself in charge, and cannot believe the good luck of his sudden promotion, until events spin out of control, and he realizes he is little more than a pawn in a horrific multinational/intergalactic experiment
The adventures of Tintin by Adventures of Tintin (Motion picture)( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Racing to uncover the secrets of a sunken ship that may hold a vast fortune--but also an ancient curse--Tintin and his loyal dog Snowy embark on an action-packed journey"--Container
The lord of the rings( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragorn learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
The lovely bones by Peter Jackson( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When 14-year-old Susie Salmon was murdered, she left her unfinished life behind. Now from her place in a strange but beautiful in-between world, she must help her father catch her killer and protect her family before she can finally move on
Mortal engines by Philip Reeve( Visual )

13 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a post-apocalyptic world where cities ride on wheels and consume each other to survive, two people meet in London and try to stop a conspiracy
West of Memphis( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Amy Berg (2006, Best Documentary Feature, Deliver Us From Evil) in collaboration with the multiple Academy Award-winning team of Peter Jackson and Fran Walsh (2003, Best Picture - Best Adapted Screenplay, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King), West of Memphis tells the untold story behind an extraordinary and desperate fight to stop the State of Arkansas from killing an innocent man. Told and produced by those who lived it, Damien Echols and Lorri Davis, the film uncovers new evidence surrounding the 1993 murders of three eight-year-old boys in the small town of West Memphis, Arkansas, and exposes the wrongful conviction of three teenagers who lost 18 years of their lives imprisoned for crimes they did not commit
Heavenly creatures : DVD] by Peter Jackson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When circumstances bring together two bright and highly imaginative teenage schoolgirls they quickly form an unwavering bond, creating a fantasy world that only they can share. Disturbed by the intensity of the friendship, their parents threaten to keep them apart. The girls vow to stay together, devising a secret plan that leads to shocking consequences
King Kong( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1930s, a down-on-her-luck actress accompanies an over-ambitious filmmaker on an expedition to a remote island. There they encounter a terrifying giant ape who forms an attachment to the beautiful actress. Hoping to win fame and fortune, the filmmaker brings the ape back to New York City for public exhibition, with catastrophic results
They shall not grow old by Peter Jackson( Visual )

16 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marking the centenary of the First World War, internationally renowned director Peter Jackson uses the voices of the veterans combined with original archival footage to bring to life the reality of war on the front line for a whole new generation. Footage has been colorized and transformed with modern production techniques to present never-before-seen detail"--Container
Heavenly creatures by Peter Jackson( Visual )

46 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on an actual crime, Heavenly Creatures is the story of two teenage girls who form an intense bond that leads to shocking consequences
The Frighteners by Peter Jackson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Con man Frank Bannister (Fox) has a unique scam-- he works with a group of ghosts who haunt a home until Frank comes along to drive them out --for the right price. But the small town of Fairwater is plagued by a serial killer's evil spirit and Frank and his spiritual cronies face the challenge of getting rid of the ghost before the police decide to get rid of Frank
Dead alive( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lionel is forced to care for his domineering mother. After she's bitten by the cursed Sumatran rat monkey, she becomes a zombie, making it very difficult for Lionel to keep the neighbors from suspecting something
They shall not grow old( Visual )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marking the centenary of the First World War, internationally renowned director Peter Jackson uses the voices of the veterans combined with original archival footage to bring to life the reality of war on the front line for a whole new generation. Footage has been colorized and transformed with modern production techniques to present never-before-seen detail
 
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