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Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 646 works in 2,908 publications in 9 languages and 217,601 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Comedy films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, fds, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Chicago by Renée Zellweger( Visual )

38 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 4,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart both find themselves on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends
Good Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

38 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 4,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man who is a reformed gambler returns to playing big stakes poker to help a friend pay off loan sharks
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

50 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 4,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after taking a bullet in the head at her own wedding, the bride emerges from a coma and decides its time for payback ... with a vengeance. Having been gunned down by her former boss and his deadly squad of international assassins, it's a kill-or-be-killed fight. She didn't start this deadly series of events, but she is definately determined to finish the business
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 3,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before!
Shall we dance? by Masayuki Suo( Visual )

30 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in Japanese and English and held by 3,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some sexual references and brief language
Finding Neverland by Marc Forster( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 3,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Well-known playwright James M. Barrie finds his career at a crossroads when his latest play flops and doubters begin to question his future. Then by chance he meets a widow and her four adventurous boys. Together they form a friendship that ignites the imagination needed to produce Barrie's greatest work. Traverses both fantasy and everyday reality, melding the difficulties of adult life with the spellbinding allure and childlike innocence of the boy who never grows up
The English patient by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

36 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of World War II, a mysterious, horribly burned man who claims not to remember his name, known only as the "English patient," lies near death in an Italian villa. He is cared for by a quietly desperate young nurse, Hana, herself a victim of the war. With her at the villa are Kip, a young Sikh bomb-disposal expert, and a shadowy thief with bandaged hands named Caravaggio. The key to the burned man's past may lie in his commonplace book, a volume of Herodotus, and its intimations of the sacred whirlwind of a great, mysterious, passionate, and tragically doomed love, which trapped two unsuspecting people, forever
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

44 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clever, dark film that tells 4 separate stories that are gradually brought together. Involved are two low-rent hit men, their boss and his sexy wife, a prizefighter and a pair of desperate robbers
La vita è bella = Life is beautiful by Roberto Benigni( Visual )

27 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930s Italy a bumbling Jewish waiter who's gifted with a colorful imagination and an irresistible sense of humor has won the heart of the woman he loves and has created a beautiful life for his young family. But that life is threatened by World War II
No Country for Old Men by Joel Coen( Visual )

25 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Llewelyn Moss is a Vietnam vet who could use a break. One morning while hunting antelope, he spies several trucks surrounded by dead bodies. He decides to examine the site. He finds a case filled with $2 million and a truck loaded with heroin. Moss takes it with him, tells his wife he's going away for awhile, and hits the road until he can determine his next move. On his the way from El Paso to the Mexican border, he discovers he's being followed by ex-special ops agent Chigurh. Chigurh's weapon of choice is a cattle gun, and he uses it on everyone who gets in his way. Just as Sheriff Bell, a World War II vet, is on Moss's trail, Chigurh's former colleague, Wells, is on his
Chocolat by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

34 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, there was a quiet little village in the French countryside, whose people believed in Tranquilité - Tranquility. If you lived in this village, you understood what was expected of you. You knew your place in the scheme of things. And if you happened to forget, someone would help remind you. In this village, if you saw something you weren't supposed to see, you learned to look the other way. If perchance your hopes had been disappointed, you learned never to ask for more. So through good times and bad, famine and feast, the villagers held fast to their traditions. Until, one winter day, a sly wind blew in from the North
Trois couleurs. Three colors. Red by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

34 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in French and English and held by 2,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young model has a chance meeting with an unusual stranger that leads her down a path of intrigue and secrecy. As her knowledge of the man deepens, she discovers an astonishing link between his past and her destiny
The Queen by Stephen Frears( Visual )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Queen begins with a familiar epigraph "Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown"--Henry IV, Part II. The action of the film takes place during the week following the death, on August 31, 1997 of Diana, Princess of Wales. One of its accomplishments, courtesy of adroit use of newsreel and other contemporary footage, is to remind viewers of the deep sadness that surrounded that event
Frida by Julie Taymor( Visual )

34 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the life of Frida Kahlo. A product of humble beginnings, she becomes a famous artist, lives scandalous affairs, and has an enduring relationship with her mentor and husband, Diego Rivera
Cold Mountain by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

27 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Turkish and held by 2,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inman, a young Confederate soldier, who is injured during the explosive 1864 battle of Petersburg, Virginia, is struggling to make his way home to Cold Mountain, NC, where his beloved Ada awaits him. In Inman's absence, Ada befriends Ruby, who helps her keep up her late father's farm. Meanwhile, in his travels, Inman encounters a menagerie of interesting and colorful characters
Bridget Jones's diary by Sharon Maguire( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 2,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Fielding's reinterpretation of Austen's Pride and Prejudice, slightly overweight 30-something London single woman Bridget Jones (Zellweger) is goodhearted, insecure, bumbling, and desperate-to-be-attached. On New Year's Day Bridget resolves to cut down on alcohol, cigarettes, and sweets, lose 20 pounds, and find a man, all while recording her progress and thoughts in a journal. She soon catches the eye of Daniel Cleaver (Grant) and Mark Darcy (Firth)-- and must discover whether either man is her Mr. Right
Como agua para chocolate = Like water for chocolate by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 2,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic fantasy set in Mexico during the early 20th century. A young couple is blocked from marrying by the demands of the young woman's cold and selfish mother. To be near his love, the young man marries her sister, and she expresses her passion for him through her cooking
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by Mark Herman( Visual )

11 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Poland during World War II. Innocent and naive 8-year-old Bruno is bored and restless in his new home. Ignoring his mother, he sets off on an adventure in the woods. He comes across a high fence which separates him from the people he can see through it. Soon he meets a young boy in striped pajamas, and a surprising friendship develops
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 2,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After an bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father
Amelie : Amélie from Montmartre by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in French and Spanish and held by 2,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amelie, an innocent and naive girl in Paris, with her own sense of justice, decides to help those around her and along the way, discovers love
 
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