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WingNut Films (Firm)

Overview
Works: 213 works in 1,167 publications in 5 languages and 45,938 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Monster films  Film remakes  Animated films  Documentary films 
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 Peter Jackson( Visual )

75 editions published between 2002 and 2020 in English and held by 5,530 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 lord of the rings by Orlando Bloom( Visual )

72 editions published between 2001 and 2020 in English and held by 5,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragon 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 lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

106 editions published between 2001 and 2020 in English and French and held by 4,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-Earth still it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell, by chance, into the hands of the Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. On his eleventy-first birthday, Bilbo disappeared, bequeathing to his young cousin, Frodo, the Ruling Ring, and a perilous quest: to journey across Middle-Earth, deep into the shadow of the Dark Lord and destroy the Ring by casting it into the Cracks of Doom
The hobbit : an unexpected journey by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

91 editions published between 2012 and 2020 in English and Multiple languages and held by 3,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first in a trilogy of films based on the enduring masterpiece The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit: an unexpected journey follows title character Bilbo Baggins, who -- along with the Wizard Gandalf and 13 Dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield -- is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor from the fearsome Dragon Smaug. Their journey will take them into the Wild, through treacherous lands inhabited by Goblins, Orcs and deadly Wargs, as well as a mysterious and sinister figure known only as the Necromancer. Along the path, the unassuming Bilbo Baggins not only discovers depths of ingenuity and courage that surprise wven himself, he also gains possession of a "precious" ring tied to the fate of all Middle-Earth in ways he cannot begin to imagine."--Container
The hobbit by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

61 editions published between 2013 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second in a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug continues the adventure of the title character Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) as he journeys with the Wizard Gandalf (Ian McKellan) and thirteen Dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage) on an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor
The hobbit : the battle of the five armies by Peter Jackson( Visual )

63 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman), Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage) and the Company of Dwarves. The Dwarves of Erebor have reclaimed the vast wealth of their homeland, but now must face the consequences of having unleashed the terrifying Dragon, Smaug, upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town. As he succumbs to dragon-sickness, the King Under the Mountain, Thorin Oakenshield, sacrifices friendship and honor in his search for the legendary Arkenstone. Unable to help Thorin see reason, Bilbo is driven to make a desperate and dangerous choice, not knowing that even greater perils lie ahead. An ancient enemy has returned to Middle-earth. Sauron, the Dark Lord, has sent forth legions of Orcs in a stealth attack upon the Lonely Mountain. As darkness converges on their escalating conflict, the races of Dwarves, Elves and Men must decide-unite or be destroyed. Bilbo finds himself fighting for his life and the lives of his friends as five great armies go to war
King Kong by Peter Jackson( Visual )

60 editions published between 2005 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 2,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow is from the world of 1930s vaudeville, who is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to Skull Island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape named Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker has taken and displayed the ape in the quest of finding his fame by using commercial exploitation which ultimately leads to catastrophe, including the man who falls in love with Ann and plays an unlikely hero by trying to save her from Kong and her destiny
District 9 by Neill Blomkamp( Visual )

46 editions published between 2009 and 2020 in English and Turkish and held by 2,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty years ago, aliens from another planet made contact with Earth. Now, the refugee camp they are forced to live in has deteriorated into a slum-like ghetto. When field operative Wikus van der Merwe is put in charge of evicting the aliens, he contracts a strange virus that changes his DNA to match that of the refugees. As his body begins to mutate, he becomes a hunted man, and the aliens' only hope for freedom
The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-Earth still it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell, by chance, into the hands of the Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. On his eleventy-first birthday, Bilbo disappeared, bequeathing to his young cousin, Frodo, the Ruling Ring, and a perilous quest: to journey across Middle-Earth, deep into the shadow of the Dark Lord and destroy the Ring by casting it into the Cracks of Doom
The adventures of Tintin by Adventures of Tintin (Motion picture)( Visual )

29 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,110 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 lovely bones by Peter Jackson( Visual )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiction. Drame psychologique. Une adolescente violée et assassinée par un voisin observe depuis l'au-delà sa famille et ses proches subir le choc de sa disparition. [(c) Boîte Noire]. Avec Mark Wahlberg, Rachel Weisz and Susan Sarandon with Stanley Tucci, Michael Imperioli and Saoirse Ronan
Mortal engines by Hera Hilmar( Visual )

15 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 1,642 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
They shall not grow old by Peter Jackson( Visual )

32 editions published between 2018 and 2020 in English and Spanish and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the lens of auteur Peter Jackson, anything can become magical. Although the First World War took place a century ago, Jackson's determination has brought it back to life once again. With brilliant cinematic techniques, as well as an appreciation for those who fought these unbelievably difficult battles, Jackson brings this forgotten world into bold relief. His extraordinary talent captures the madness and sheer scale of what was to become one of our great modern tragedies as human beings
West of Memphis( Visual )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story centering on the new investigation surrounding the 1993 murders of three 8-year-old boys in the town of West Memphis, Arkansas. Evidence surrounding the murders exposed 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 701 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 688 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
Heavenly creatures by Peter Jackson( Visual )

48 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 441 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 )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professional exorcist in a town where evil is afoot finds himself at the middle of a mystery when one ghost decides to go on a murder spree and the townsfolk suspect him of the crimes
Dead alive( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 326 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
Forgotten silver by Peter Jackson( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "mockumentary" which documents the fictitious "lost" life of Colin McKenzie, a New Zealand film pioneer and inventor extraordinaire. Through archive photos, rare film footage and interviews with such experts as critic Leonard Maltin, producer Harvey Weinstein and actor Sam Neill uncover the trials, triumphs, and tragedies behind the supergenius filmmaker
 
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