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Starz Encore Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 39 works in 89 publications in 3 languages and 4,753 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Documentary films  Comedy films  History  Biographies  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Nonfiction films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: pre, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Starz Encore Entertainment (Firm)
Tortilla soup by Maria Ripoll( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartwarming comedy that's all about food, family and a certain kind of magic that only happens at the dinner table. Martin is the culinary genius behind a successful restaurant and the widowed father of three daughters whom he has a compulsion to try and steer in the right direction. Hungry for their independence, the girls find themselves at odds with their traditionalist father
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaws on the U.S.-Mexican border face the march of progress, the Mexican army and a gang of bounty hunters led by a former member as they plan to rob a U.S. Army train
Skins( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the shadow of Mt. Rushmore, lies one of the poorest counties in America, The Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. For police officer Rudy Yellow Lodge, the painful legacy of Indian existence is brought home every night as he locks up drunk and disorderly Indians, including his own brother. Rudy's frustration leads him to take the law into his own hands. Ultimately, Rudy is able to honor his big brother, and his people with a life-affirming act of defiance
The cutting edge : the magic of movie editing by Wendy Apple( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Teaches the viewer how editors compile strips of film in order to create memorable moviegoing experiences. In addition to interviews with a variety of respected and award-winning editors, the movie offers clips from some of the most memorable films in the history of the art form."--Perry Seibert, All Movie Guide
Moby Dick( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this two-part made-for-TV retelling of the legendary Herman Melville tale, Ishmael, sole survivor of the lost whaling ship The Pequod, relates the tale of monomaniacal Captain Ahab 's self-destructive obsession to hunt and slay the elusive great white whale, Moby Dick, who disfigured him, forcing his tired and mutinous crew to travel the seas until they find it
A Huey P. Newton story( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Huey P. Newton story is an intimate portrait of Huey P. Newton, the late co-founder of the Black Panter Party. Director Spike Lee and Roger Guenveur Smith collaborate for the 7th time and bring Newton's thoughts, philosophies, history and flavour to life. Adapted from Robert Guenveur Smith's Obie Award winning off-Broadway solo performance of the same name, Spike lee brings the play from the stage to the screen as only he could--container
Scandalize my name : stories from the blacklist( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination into how 'Red Scare' politics were used to impede the civil rights movement. The story is told through the confrontations of African-American performers with blacklists, loyalty oaths and discrimination in casting
That's Black entertainment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That's Black entertainment is a fascinating three-part series that showcases the groundbreaking work of African American talent during the early years of Black cinema
Midnight movies : from the margin to the mainstream by Stuart Samuels( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un documentaire original qui explore le parcours de six films cultes des années soixante-dix. Entre 1970 et 1977, ces six films à petit budget, montrés aux séances de minuit, ont influencé la manière de faire et de voir les films, ils ont réinventé le médium en dépassant les frontières du mauvais goût et des tabous sociaux. Assister aux "films de minuit" est devenu un marqueur social, intellectuel, cinéphilique et culturel, un rite de passage pour toute une jeune génération en crise."--[allociné.fr]. Avec John Waters, David Lynch, Roger Ebert, George Romero, Richard O'Brien, Alejandro Jodorowsky, J. Hoberman, Perry Henzell
Comic books unbound( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From superheroes to superstars, Hollywood has always turned to comic books for imagination and inspiration. In this documentary, discover the history of comic books from page to screen through the evolution and revolutions that have changed entertainment forever. It's a heroes' journey of hits, misses and unstoppable superpowers, featuring the Spiderman, X-Men and Batman films and beyond, plus revealing interviews with Guillermo del Toro, Stan Lee, Zak Pen, Ron Perlman and more
The maze : [trailer]( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When obsessive, introverted, Tourette syndrome afflicted artist Lyle wants to broaden his work, his best friend's girlfriend agrees to pose for him. As the paint dries, they both begin to realize that there is more to their relationship than meets the eye. Now both are faced with the question ... can a man and woman remain just friends?
Adrenaline drive = Adorenarin doraibu by Shinobu Yaguchi( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in Japanese and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A meek rental car clerk and a shy nurse find themselves on the run from an incompetent group of Japanese gangsters after finding a trunk full of money
Love come down( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a sexy singer and a young comedian meet in a neighborhood nightclub, they both know it feels right. But after one incredible night together, the pressures of family secrets, their own fears and crippling addiction take over. They will have to sustain a rough emotional journey that must come full circle for their love to survive
Last of the Mississippi jukes( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pays tribute to the blues and to the fast-disappearing juke joints of Mississippi. Begins at a recreated juke joint--the Ground Zero Blues Club in Clarksdale, Mississippi and then moves to a juke joint that has been in existence for more than 30 years--the Subway Lounge in Jackson, Mississippi. House bands and guest singers perform, and performers and others share their memories
John Ford goes to war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One of America's greatest directors, the legendary John Ford -- renowned for such films as The Quiet Man, The Grapes of Wrath and How Green Was My Valley -- was already a major Hollywood filmmaker when he volunteered his cinematic skills on World War II's front lines. Showing astonishing bravery, he was injured during the making of the Oscar-winning documentary The Battle of Midway (1942) and went on to earn a second Oscar for December 7th (1943). Highlights from those films and Ford's other war film work, ranging from a sex hygiene short to a poignant film about squadron members embarking on the last mission of their lives, are explored in this fascinating documentary, narrated by Kris Kristofferson. Film fans also will gain new insights into this complex, often contradictory man and his extensive legacy through little-seen home movies and interviews with directors Oliver Stone and Peter Bogdanovich, film scholars and noted critics"--Container
Loving Jezebel( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Theodorus Melville (Hill) in his search for someone special. From kindergarten through adulthood, his uncanny knack with the ladies lands him in deep trouble. Until he meets his true love Samantha, but his troubles have only just begun
Best of Gallagher( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once again Gallagher gives his audience a smashing good time with two more episodes, Smashing cheeseheads and Sledge-o-matic.com
Shanghai kiss( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Asian-American actor rexamines his roots after inheriting his grandmother's home in Shanghai
Joe and Max( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe and Max: As African-American Joe Louis fights to become boxing's heavyweight champion, the top German boxer, pacifist Max Schmeling, is heralded by the Nazis as the perfect athlete. The world watched as their bouts took on epic proporations, but outside of public view, they forged a friendship that would transcend enemy lines
Going to pieces : the rise and fall of the slasher film( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate anthology that takes you on a horrifying journey through your favorite slasher films. Includes interviews with horror icons who guide you through a series of gruesome scenes from classic films. The history of the slasher film comes alive
 
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