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Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 671 works in 2,560 publications in 9 languages and 218,341 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Comedy films  History  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films 
Roles: Producer, fds, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Chicago by John Kander( Visual )

42 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 4,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Miramax Collector's series proudly presents the two-disc release of the award-winning motion picture with brand-new, never-before-seen special features. Winner of six Academy Awards® (2002) including Best Picture and starring Academy Award nominee Renée Zellweger (Best Actress, Chicago), Academy Award winner Catherine Zeta-Jones (Best Supporting Actress, Chicago), Academy Award nominee Queen Latifah (Best Supporting Actress, Chicago), Golden Globe winner Richard Gere (Best Actor, Chicago), and Academy Award nominee John C. Reilly (Best Supporting Actor, Chicago) - CHICAGO is a dazzling spectacle cheered by audiences and critics alike! After their crimes of passion, nightclub sensation Velma Kelley (Catherine Zeta-Jones) and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart (Renée Zellweger) both find themselves sharing Billy Flynn (Richard Gere), the town's slickest lawyer, who turns defendants into legends. But in Chicago, there's only room for one legend! [From back cover]
Good Will Hunting by Jonathan Couch( Visual )

37 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 4,180 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 )

42 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 3,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bride continues on her deadly pursuit of her former partners in the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad, who, in a furious assult, attempted to murder her and her unborn child on her wedding day. As the Bride faces off against allies-turned-nemeses Budd and Elle, she flashes back to the day of her deadly wedding. We learn how she was recruited and trained and about her relationship with Squad leader Bill
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 3,433 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 Peter Chelsom( Visual )

30 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in Japanese and English and held by 3,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy where a bored, overworked Estate Lawyer, upon first sight of a beautiful instructor, signs up for ballroom dancing lessons
Finding Neverland by Marc Forster( Visual )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 3,013 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 )

32 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of World War II, four survivors live in an abandoned villa in Italy: a nurse, her English patient, a thief whose skills were put to heroic use during the war, and an Indian sapper hunting out unexploded bombs
La vita è bella = Life is beautiful by Roberto Benigni( Visual )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this extraordinary tale, Guido, a charming but bumbling waiter who's gifted with a colorful imagination and an irresistible sense of humor, has won the heart of the woman he loves and created a beautiful life for his young family. But then, that life is threatened by World War II, and Guido must rely on those very same strengths to save his beloved wife and son from an unthinkable fate!
Cold Mountain by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,739 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
No Country for Old Men by Joel Coen( Visual )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Llewelyn Moss stumbles onto a drug deal gone monumentally wrong while hunting in the parched Texas scrubland near the Mexico border. A satchel filled with $2 million seems to be a ship finally arrived, and he dreams of moving his wife Carla Jean out of the trailer park and into the good life. It isn't long before he's being tracked Anton Chigurh, a psychopathic "debt collector." Sheriff Bell sets out to find Llewelyn, not so much for the propriety of recovering the money but to protect one of his citizens from Chigurh, an evil like nothing Bell has ever seen. The border is a hard land, yet Bell finds that the reflexive murders Chigurh inflicts upon others transforms the lonely vistas, somber deserts, and austere mountains into something horrendous--into no country for old men--or for young ones
Chocolat by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a single mother and her young daughter move to rural France and open a chocolate shop - with Sunday hours - across the street from the local church, they are met with some resistance from the rigidly moral community. But as soon as the townspeople discover their delicious products, their attitudes begin to change
The Queen by Stephen Frears( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 2,615 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. It is also about the divergent and potentially ruinous ways the monarch and Prime Minister Tony Blair responded to the resulting torrent of national grief
Bridget Jones's diary by Sharon Maguire( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 2,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her mid-thirties, still single and still being set up with dates by her mom, Bridget decides she needs to make a change in her life. She falls for her boss who uses her and then dumps her. In the meantime, Bridget keeps running into the divorced guy her mom tried to set her up with, and he happens to be ex-friends with her boss. She uses her diary as a confessional and she begins to wonder if she will ever find true love
Frida by Julie Taymor( Visual )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 2,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of artist Frida Kahlo, from her humble upbringing to her worldwide fame and controversy that surrounded both her and her husband, Diego Rivera
Como agua para chocolate = Like water for chocolate by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 2,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young turn-of-the-century Mexican woman is forced to suppress her passions and frustrations for her sister's husband, but finds a sensuous outlet through food and cooking
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 2,240 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 a bloody clash Vallon is dead, and his son, Amsterdam Vallon ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, Amsterdam returns to seek vengeance against the man who killed his father
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by Mark Herman( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,211 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
Emma by Diarmuid Lawrence( Visual )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Woodhouse imagines that she dominates those around her in the small town of Highbury, but her inept matchmaking creates problems for herself and others
Le fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain : Amélie from Montmartre by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in French and held by 2,176 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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