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Studio Canal

Overview
Works: 1,732 works in 4,159 publications in 5 languages and 151,005 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Historical films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Fiction 
Roles: Producer, prn, fds, Distributor, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Studio Canal
 
Most widely held works by Studio Canal
Pride & prejudice by Joe Wright( Visual )

41 editions published between 2005 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 3,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of lively and rebellious Elizabeth, one of five unmarried daughters living in the countryside of 19th century England, in a world where an advantageous marriage is a woman's sole occupation
Atonement by Joe Wright( Visual )

39 editions published between 2007 and 2021 in 3 languages and held by 3,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1935, thirteen-year-old fledgling writer Briony Tallis and her family live a life of wealth and privilege in their enormous mansion. On the warmest day of the year, the country estate takes on an unsettling hothouse atmosphere, stoking Briony's vivid imagination. Robbie Turner, the educated son of the family's housekeeper, carries a torch for Briony's headstrong older sister Cecilia. He hopes that Cecilia has comparable feelings. All it will take is one spark for this relationship to combust. When it does, Briony - who has a crush on Robbie, is compelled to interfere. She goes so far as to accuse Robbie of a crime he did not commit. Cecilia and Robbie declare their love for each other, but, ultimately, he is arrested. Briony bears false witness and the course of three lives is changed forever. As Briony grow older, she continues to seek forgiveness for her childhood misdeed. Through a terrible and courageous act of imagination, she finds the path to her uncertain atonement, and to an understanding of the power of enduring love
Nanny McPhee by Kirk Jones( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nanny McPhee Returns: When Nanny McPhee appears at the farmhouse door of a busy young mother Isabel Green, she discovers that Mrs. Green's children are in an all-out household war with their two spoiled city cousins. Relying on everything from a flying motorcycle and a statue that comes to life to a tree-climbing piglet and an elephant that turns up in the oddest places, Nanny McPhee uses her magic to show the children five valuable lessons, the most important of which is how to get along
Love actually by Richard Curtis( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feel the love with the Love Actually 10th Anniversary Edition. Funny, charming and heartwarming, this delightful romantic comedy follows eight couples whose lives intersect shortly before Christmas
Frost/Nixon by Ron Howard( Visual )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 2,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Nixon is the disgraced president with a legacy to save. David Frost is a jet-setting television personality with a name to make. This is the legendary battle between the two men and the historic encounter that changed both their lives. For three years after resigning from office, Nixon remained silent. But in the summer of 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate scandal that ended his presidency. Everyone is surprised that Nixon would select Frost as his televised confessor, intending to easily outfox the breezy British showman and secure a place in the hearts and minds of Americans (as well as a $600,000 fee). Likewise, Frost's team harbors doubts that their boss will be able to hold his own. But as cameras roll, a charged battle of wits results
United 93 by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2020 in English and held by 2,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A real-time, cinéma vérité account of the final flight of United 93, the only airplane hijacked on 9/11 that didn't reach its intended target
Carol by Todd Haynes( Visual )

19 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 2,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two women from very different backgrounds find themselves in an unexpected love affair in 1950s New York. As conventional norms of the time challenge their undeniable attraction, an honest story emerges to reveal the resilience of the heart in the face of change. A young woman in her twenties, Therese is a clerk working in a Manhattan department store and dreaming of a more fulfilling life when she meets Carol, an alluring woman trapped in a loveless, convenient marriage
The soloist by Joe Wright( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 2,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An emotionally soaring drama about the redemptive power of music, journalist Steve Lopez (Robert Downey Jr.) discovers Nathaniel Anthony Ayers (Jamie Foxx), a former classical music prodigy, playing his violin on the streets of L.A. As Lopez endeavors to help the homeless man find his way back, a unique friendship is formed, one that transforms both their lives"--Container
Burn after reading by Joel Coen( Visual )

29 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Osbourne Cox is a CIA analyst who quits his job after being demoted. He decides to write a memoir about his life in the CIA. His wife, Katie, wants a divorce and, based on the advice of her divorce lawyer, she downloads many of his personal and financial files onto a disc. Katie's lover is Treasury agent Harry Pfarrer. The disc eventually finds its way to Hardbodies, a workout gym. An employee of the gym, Chad Feldheimer obtains the disc and ascertains that it contains classified government information. Along with his fellow employee, Linda Litzke, he intends to use the disc to blackmail Osbourne. When blackmailing him fails, Linda decides to take the information to the Russian embassy. At the embassy, she hands the disc over to the Russians, promising that she will give them more information. Linda and Chad don't have any more information, so they decide to break into Cox's house. This brings about a series of events that no one foresees
Elizabeth : the Golden Age by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1585: Philip II's Catholic Spain is the most powerful empire in the world. Only England, ruled by Protestant Elizabeth, stands against him. The Queen is threatened by a depleted treasury, constant threats of assassination, and plots by Philip to install her cousin, Queen Mary of Scotland, on her throne. To which end a great armada is poised to invade England--as punishment for the capture of his treasure-ships, and to make Europe safe for Catholicism--even as Elizabeth's attention is diverted to Sir Walter Raleigh, returned from the New World with two gifts: the territory of Virginia and tobacco. Facing her greatest challenge, Elizabeth must rally her country to safeguard her kingdom, destroy her enemies, and secure her position as "Mother to her people."
Tinker tailor soldier spy by Tomas Alfredson( Visual )

29 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a disgraced spy surfaces with information concerning a double agent at the top of the British secret service, George Smiley (Gary Oldman), an ex-MI6 agent, is drawn back into the murky field of espionage. Tasked with investigating which of his trusted former colleagues has chosen to betray him and their country, Smiley narrows his search to four suspects - all experienced, skilled and successful agents. However, past histories, rivalries and friendships make it far from easy to pinpoint the man who is eating away at the heart of the British establishment."--Container
State of play by Kevin Macdonald( Visual )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El ambicioso e imperturbable congresista Stephen Collins (Ben Affleck) es considerado como el futuro del partido: un hombre honorable que preside el Comité encargado de controlar los gastos de Defensa. Hay muchas esperanzas puestas en esta estrella en alza para que se convierta en un líder nacional, hasta que su preciosa y joven ayudante muere de forma trágica y empiezan a airearse ciertos secretos. El periodista Cal McAffrey tiene la cuestionable suerte de ser un buen amigo del congresista Collins y de la durísima editora Cameron Lynne (Helen Mirren), que le asigna el reportaje. Ayudado por la novata Della Frye (Rachel McAdams), el periodista intenta saber quién es el asesino y descubre un asunto que amenaza con hacer tambalear las estructuras de poder de la nación. En una ciudad poblada por farsantes y políticos ricos, aprenderá una verdad: cuando hay miles de millones en juego, nadie puede comprometerse a mantener su integridad
Inside Llewyn Davis by Joel Coen( Visual )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 1,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Idealistic young folk singer Llewyn Davis (Oscar Isaac) struggles to make a name for himself in the Greenwich Village folk scene of the early 1960s in this fictional period drama from Joel and Ethan Coen. As the harsh winds of winter blow through the streets of New York City, the homeless singer/songwriter drifts from couch to couch in search of his big break. Feeling that he's finally burned his bridge with longtime friends and fellow folk singers Jim (Justin Timberlake) and Jean (Carey Mulligan), and convinced that his recent work on a novelty song will lead him nowhere, Llewyn hitches a ride to Chicago with the mysterious Roland Turner (John Goodman) and his taciturn valet Johnny Five (Garrett Hedlund) on a mission to audition for famed impresario Bud Grossman (F. Murray Abraham). Meanwhile, Llewyn discovers that he himself may be the biggest obstacle on his arduous road to success"--Allmovie.com, viewed April 24, 2018
A serious man by Joel Coen( Visual )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 1,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One ordinary man's quest to become a serious man. Physics professor Larry Gopnik can't believe his life, His wife is leaving him for his best friend, his unemployed brother won't move off the couch, someone is threatening his career, his kids are a mystery and his neighbor is tormenting him by sunbathing nude. Struggling to make sense of it all, Larry consults three different rabbis and their answers lead him on a twisted journey of faith, family, delinquent behavior, and mortality
Definitely, Maybe by Adam Brooks( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Hayes is a 30-something Manhattan dad who is in the midst of a divorce. His 10 year old daughter, Maya, starts to question him about his life before marriage. Maya wants to know absolutely everything about how her parents met and fell in love. Will's story begins years earlier when, as a young, starry-eyed aspiring politician, he moves to New York in order to work on the Clinton campaign. Will attempts a "PG" version of his romantic relationships with three very different women for his daughter and changes the names of the women so Maya has to guess who he finally married. Maya puts together the pieces of her dad's romantic puzzle and begins to understand that love is not so simple or easy. As Will tells her his tale, Maya helps him to understand that it's definitely never too late to go back, and just maybe, find a happy ending
Shaun of the dead by Edgar Wright( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 1,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There comes a time in every man's life when he has no choice but to get up off the couch and kill some zombies. When flesh-eating zombies go on the hunt for a bite to eat, it is up to Shaun and his best pal Ed to save their friends and family from becoming the next entrée
Shaun the Sheep movie by Justin Fletcher( Visual )

13 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaun the sheep and the other farm animals share adventures as they try to get back to the farm from the big city
The tourist by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck( Visual )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During an impromptu trip to Europe to mend a broken heart, Frank unexpectedly finds himself in a flirtatious encounter with Elise, an extraordinary woman who deliberately crosses his path. Against the breathtaking backdrop of Paris and Venice, their whirlwind romance quickly evolves as they find themselves unwittingly thrust into a deadly game of cat and mouse
The commuter by Liam Neeson( Visual )

15 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A businessman is caught up in a criminal conspiracy during his daily commute home." --
Bridget Jones's diary by Sharon Maguire( Visual )

27 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and Turkish and held by 1,617 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
 
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