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Renaissance Films (Firm)

Works: 20 works in 124 publications in 2 languages and 8,667 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Angel films  Comedy films  War films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Renaissance Films (Firm)
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Visual )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 2,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's tale of love and enchantment set against a backdrop of mistaken identities and bawdy good fun
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 1,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
Wings of desire by Wim Wenders( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young society woman's love for a common journalist presents her with an impossible decision: leave him or marry and face a life of poverty. Events take an unexpected twist when she befriends a lonely young heiress whose own tragic secret offers an irresistible but dangerous solution
The reckoning by Paul McGuigan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 14th century England, the story involves a priest who leaves the church after committing adultery. He falls in with a troupe of traveling actors. The group ends up in a small town where a mute woman is accused of witchcraft and murder. Drawn to the woman, the troupe re-creates the events in hopes of drawing a crowd and solving the crime
The safety of objects by Rose Troche( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once an up-and-coming singer/songwriter, Paul Gold now lies in a coma. He is attentively nursed by his mother Esther, who dotes on her son to the point that her husband and daughter, Julie, feel very left out. Meanwhile, Jim Train is a workaholic lawyer who is closer to his tortes than to his spouse Susan. Their son Jake has taken a morbid fascination with his sister's baby doll. At the same time, Paul's former lover Annette Jennings is trying to pull her life and her family back together after a particularly brutal divorce
The Luzhin defence by Marleen Gorris( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric chess master, whose unstable childhood rendered him incapable of relating well with others, finds that chess is his only escape and solace. At an Italian resort, where he is favored to win a prestigious chess championship, he meets and falls in love with a caring woman. When a former mentor turned jealous saboteur tries to destroy his confidence, the fragile genius may lose more than just the big game
The mother by Roger Michell( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

May is an ordinary grandmother from the suburbs. When her husband dies on a family visit to London, she recedes into the background of her children's lives. Studk in an unfamiliar city far from home, May fears she has become another invisible old woman whose life is more or less over. Until she falls for Darren, a man half her age who is renovating her son's house and sleeping with her daughter
Peter's friends by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after they were members of a music and comedy troupe at Cambridge University, a diverse group of friends in their early 30s gather at the expansive estate of Peter Morton in 1992. Various jealousies and fears are revealed between joyous feasts
Hard target by John Woo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thrill of the hunt. It's the ultimate drug, and the more intense the rush, the higher the price. Banking on this equation is sadistic mercenary Emil Fouchon, who is recruiting homeless combat veterans for the "amusement of his clients"--Bored tycoons who will pauy half a million dollars to stalk and kill the most challenging prey of all: man
Disco pigs by Kirsten Sheridan( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two lifelong friends share an indestructible and almost telepathic bond, shutting out their friends, their families . . . in fact, the entire outside world. As forces try to tear them apart, they will do anything to stay together
1st night by Sean Michael Murphy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wealthy industrialist Adam aspires to be an opera singer, but his friends see him as little more than a suit in a capitalist world. Adam believes that staging an opera in his lavish country home will not only end his friends' teasing, but will also win him the woman of his dreams - a female conductor who is hired for the show
Edward II All over me ; Twelfth night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All over me: In New York's Hell's Kitchen Claude and her best friend Ellen come of age in an urban culture which has many pitfalls for young women. Even if you don't decide you love your best friend
Human traffic by Justin Kerrigan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British cult classic about the crazy world of weekend clubs, drugs, pubs and parties
We don't live here anymore by John Curran( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two couples form adulterous relationships to seek refuge from their failing marriages
Candy by Neil Armfield( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan is a poet who falls in love with two kinds of Candy: a woman of the same name and heroin. As Dan goes from a smart-aleck to someone trying to find a vein to inject, Candy changes from an actress to a streetwalker and then a madwoman. Starting in Sydney, the two eventually end up in Melbourne to try and go clean, but they fail. This leads them to turn to finding money and heroin, while other posessions and attachments become unimportant
La nuit des rois( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lorsque leur bateau fait naufrage, Viola et son frère Sebastian se retrouvent séparés, chacun croyant l'autre noyé. Viola aborde le rivage d'Illyria ou elle se déguise en homme pour entrer au service d'un jeune duc. Ce dernier la charge de transmettre ses sentiments amoureux à la belle Olivia, mais celle-ci s'éprend plutôt de Viola qu'elle croit évidemment être un homme. Entre temps, Viola tombe amoureuse du duc à qui elle n'ose pas révéler sa vraie nature. La situation se complique davantage lorsque Sebastian, toujours vivant, survient
The mother( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A newly widowed woman moves to London to be near her family. She soon feels like she is just an invisible old lady until a young man comes into her life. She finds things in herself that she thought were lost forever, but at what cost?
The beat generation: an American dream by Renaissance Films (Firm)( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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