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Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 582 works in 2,536 publications in 9 languages and 218,185 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Comedy films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  War films  Action and adventure 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 )

38 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 4,183 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 Gus Van Sant( Visual )

36 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 4,079 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 3,890 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 3,443 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 Mark Sandrich( Visual )

31 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in Japanese and English and held by 3,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Clark (Gere) is a workaholic who feels trapped in a dull existence. But his life changes one night when he is inspired by a beautiful dance instructor and he signs up for dance instructions
Finding Neverland by Marc Forster( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 3,023 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 )

33 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a mysterious stranger is rescued from a fiery plane crash. The American allies care for him and the dangerous secrets from his past come to light
La vita è bella = Life is beautiful by Roberto Benigni( Visual )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 has created a beautiful life for his young family. Then that life is threatened by World War II
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

35 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 2,940 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
Trois couleurs. Three colors. Red by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

26 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in French and English and held by 2,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devastated by the unexpected death of her husband and child, a young woman retreats from the world around her, but is soon drawn into a web of lies and passion as the secret life of her husband unravels
Cold Mountain by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,743 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 )

25 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,689 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 by 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 Joanne Harris( Visual )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,661 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
The Queen by Stephen Frears( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 2,622 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 )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 2,587 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
Frida by Julie Taymor( Visual )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 2,580 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 )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 2,455 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
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 2,248 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 )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,222 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
Le fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain : Amélie from Montmartre by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in French and Spanish and held by 2,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amélie is a young woman who had a decidedly unusual childhood; misdiagnosed with an unusual heart condition, Amélie didn't attend school with other children, but spent most of her time in her room, where she developed a keen imagination and an active fantasy life. Despite all this, Amélie has grown into a healthy and beautiful young woman who works in a Paris cafe and has a whimsical, romantic nature. She decides to step into the lives of others around her to help them out
 
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