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Madman Entertainment

Overview
Works: 1,134 works in 1,596 publications in 4 languages and 6,671 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Animated films  Silent films  Dystopian films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Political films  Children's films 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Madman Entertainment
Offspring( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nina Proudman continues on her quest to find true love, fulfilment and balance in the chaos of modern life and family"--Container
The tracker by Rolf De Heer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tracker: An Aborigine tracker is teamed with three mounted policemen to search for a fugitive suspected of murdering a white woman. A study in archetypes and stereotypes, as each individual moves closer to their own primal emotions and instincts as they move further into the outback. When the searchers come into contact with the native peoples of the wilderness, their urges find new and brutal outlets
Leunig animated( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 50 one minute animations, Leunig's array of characters spring to life, exploring the whimsy, irony, melancholy, bliss and a sense of play
Offspring( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nina Proudman has a simple quest - to deal with her fabulously messy family, the intensity of a job delivering babies, and the hunt for a decent love life - whilst also handling her tendency to over-think, fantasise, and wonder about lifes other little mysteries. As Season Three opens, Nina is floating on cloud nine. She's in love with Dr Patrick Reid and happy in her job - but is everything about to change?
Metropolis by Fritz Lang( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expressionistic drama about authoritarianism and revolt in an industrialized metropolis of the 21st century
The bank by Robert Connolly( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the world of The Bank, ripe with avarice and corruption, where Simon O'Reilly, Centabank CEO, and his ilk can thrive and honest Aussie battlers lose everything. Enter Jim Doyle, a maverick mathematician who has devised a formula to predict the fluctuations of the stock market. When he joins O'Reilly's fold he must first prove his loyalty to the "greed is good" ethos. Which way will he go? What does he have to hide?
Akira by Katsuhiro Otomo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Childhood friends Tetsuo and Kaneda's motorcycle gang encounters a military operation to retrieve an escaped experimental subject. The military captures Tetsuo and conducts experiments on him that unleash his latent psychic ability, but when these new powers rage out of control, Tetsuo lashes out at the world that has oppressed him"--Container
The cat returns by Hiroyuki Morita( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Japanese and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an imaginative and lighthearted tale, a yound schoolgirl saves the life of a noble cat and is rewarded with a shocking proposal of marriage-to the Cat King's son-and a fateful journey to the extraordinary Kingdom of Cats
Food safari( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maeve O'Meara continues her food safari with 13 new mouth watering episodes. Featuring the best in food the world has to offer, 'Food safari' is an enticing blend of exotic food with down to earth practicality. Each episode is a detailed journey into one cuisine with tips on how to source, prepare and cook with authentic results."--Container
Citizenfour by Laura Poitras( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"CITIZENFOUR is a real time thriller, giving audiences an exclusive front-row seat to the moment Edward Snowden changed history with his revelations of widespread government surveillance around the world. In June 2013, filmmaker Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald met with Snowden confidentially in Hong Kong, where he handed over classified documents providing evidence of mass indiscriminate and illegal invasions of privacy by the National Security Agency (NSA). As the story breaks, they are forced to manage the raging media storm around them, and find their personal security and that of their loved ones under threat. CITIZENFOUR not only shows you the dangers of governmental surveillance - it makes you feel them. After seeing the film, you will never think the same way about your phone, email, credit card, web browser, or profile, ever again." -- container
East west 101( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television drama series from Australia. Set around the Major Crime Squad in metropolitan Sydney where detectives Zane Malik, a Muslim Australian, and Ray Crowley, an Anglo-Australian, are pitted against each other in a struggle for respect
Il gattopardo = The leopard by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in Italian and English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luchino Visconti's The Leopard (Il Gattopardo) is an epic on the grandest possible scale. The film recreates, with nostalgia, drama, and opulence, the tumultuous years of Italy's Risorgimento-when the aristocracy lost its grip and the middle classes rose and formed a unified, democratic Italy. Burt Lancaster stars as the aging prince watching his culture and fortune wane in the face of a new generation, represented by his upstart nephew (Alain Delon) and his beautiful fiancee (Claudia Cardinale)
Danger 5( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a bizarre, 1960s inspired version of World War II, action comedy series DANGER 5 follows a team of five spies on a mission to kill Adolf Hitler. Danger 5 is the finest group of special operatives the Allies have to offer; Jackson from the USA, Tucker from Australia, Ilsa from Russia, Claire from Britain and Pierre from Europe. In each episode Danger 5 unravels another of Hitlers diabolical schemes as they travel across a myriad of exotic locations. The action and offbeat humour is relentless as Danger 5 mounts a series of thrilling missions which include discovering Josef Mengeles perverted Antarctic death circus, busting down Erwin Rommels golden murder casino and posing as exotic dancers in an attempt to take out Hitler at his own birthday party
Ghost in the shell by Mamoru Oshii( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world caught in the grip of information overload, Major Kusangi is an elite officer and heavily modified cybernetic agent. She is on the trail of a computer criminal who turns people into human marionettes, controlled by computer. She discovers his true identity lies at the centre of a vast and lethal political conspiracy
Nine queens( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naive young con artist teams up with an enigmatic, experienced master criminal for what could be the crime to end all crimes. But in a relationship propelled by brinkmanship and double-cross, corruption rarely has a happy ending
Ten Canoes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Australian languages and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ten canoes tells the story of the people of the Arafura swamp, in their language, and is set a long time before the coming of the Balanda, as white people were known. Dayindi covets one of the wives of his older brother. To teach him the proper way, he is told a story from the mythical past, a story of wrong love, kidnapping, sorcery, bungling mayhem and revenge gone wrong
Neon genesis evangelion( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Evangelion is the most powerful combat weapon ever conceived of by men, but at the core of each Eva is a single young human pilot. Rei Ayanami and Shinji Ikari must overcome personal differences and unit to defeat a new Angel attack
 
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