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PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 317 works in 1,458 publications in 7 languages and 49,494 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Police films  Historical films  Romance films  History 
Roles: Production personnel, Publisher, prn, Producer, pre, Distributor, fds, isb
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
Fargo by Joel Coen( Visual )

76 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and held by 3,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A midwestern policewoman investigates a series of brutal and interconnected crimes. Steadily, she tightens the net on the killers and their accomplices in a kidnapping scheme gone wildly wrong
Elizabeth by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

61 editions published between 1998 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 2,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Elizabeth I must learn to weigh her counsel carefully and ignore her private yearnings if she is to keep her crown and her head
The usual suspects by Bryan Singer( Visual )

71 editions published between 1995 and 2019 in English and Turkish and held by 2,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police investigating an exploded boat on a San Pedro pier discover 27 bodies and $91 million worth of drug money. The only survivors are a severely burned Hungarian terrorist and Roger Kint, a crippled con-man. Reluctantly, Kint is pressured into explaining what happened on the boat. His story begins six weeks earlier with five criminals being dragged in by New York police desparate for suspects in a truck highjacking, and ends with the possible identification of a criminal mastermind
The big Lebowski by Joel Coen( Visual )

38 editions published between 1998 and 2021 in 3 languages and held by 2,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lazy, unemployed Southern Californian stoner who loves bowling gets mistaken for a millionaire with the same name. He's beaten up by men looking for money from the rich man's wife and gets drawn into the kidnapping of the millionaire's wife
Mr. Holland's opus by Michael Kamen( Visual )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2020 in English and held by 2,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frustrated composer comes to realize that his real passion is teaching and that his legacy is not a truly memorable piece of music, but the generations of young people whose lives he affects
Dead man walking by Tim Robbins( Visual )

44 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 2,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of convicted killer Matthew Poncelet and Sister Helen Prejean, his spiritual advisor. The journey they undertake in search of the truth is powerful and profound
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward( Visual )

33 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 1,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after Chris and Annie Nielsen lose their children in a traffic accident, Chris himself is killed and finds himself reunited with his children in a beautiful and astonishing afterlife, but Annie commits suicide in despair and is banished to a very different realm. Chris risks his own eternal happiness to find Annie and rescue her from her fate
Four Weddings and a Funeral( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 1,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy about a young man who meets the girl of his dreams at a friend's wedding. However, she slips through his fingers when the timing seems wrong, and they meet at three more weddings and a funeral before the two finally connect
French kiss by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

28 editions published between 1607 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her fiance is smitten by a beautiful Frenchwoman, Kate flies to Paris determined to win him back. However, nothing prepares her for Luc, a cunning, sexy Frenchman with a gift for gab and a fondness for thievery. A self-proclaimed expert on affairs of the heart, Luc promises to help Kate win back her man. But one star-crossed misadventure after another sweeps them across France, ultimately changing them in ways they never dreamed possible
Notting Hill by Roger Michell( Visual )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 1,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous movie star falls in love with a book store owner but her fame comes between them
The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert by Stephan Elliott( Visual )

46 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a contract to perform a drag show way out in the Australian desert, Tick, Adam, and Ralph each has his own reason for wanting to leave the safety of Sydney. Christening their battered pink tour bus "Priscilla," the trio heads for the outback and into crazy adventures in even crazier outfits
Sleepers by Barry Levinson( Visual )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentenced to the Wilkinson School for boys, four pals are mistreated at will by a cadre of sadistic guards. 15 years later, they have an unexpected opportunity for revenge
The Game by David Fincher( Visual )

32 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shrewd and successful businessman millionaire is given an unexpected birthday gift from his brother that threatens to dismantle everything he has built in his life
Home for the holidays by Jodie Foster( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claudia Larson is a divorced single mom who just lost her job and now has to fly home for the traditional family Thanksgiving in Baltimore. From the plane, she calls for reinforcements--and her brother Tommy makes it down from Boston with a little surprise: a handsome friend named Leo. Between dropping the turkey in their sister's lap and a few fist fights on the front lawn, Claudia and Tommy recapture their childhood and Claudia and Leo explore the sweet possibility of romance
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

40 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A streetwise charmer who loses his friends' money in a rigged game comes up with a plan to make everything come out right but ends up in a comedy of errors
The portrait of a lady by Jane Campion( Visual )

33 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archer Isabel is a young woman of daring independence and equally fierce desires. Her head-strong innocence is no match, however, for the manipulations of her duplicitous friend Madame Merle and the devious Gilbert Osmond. Based on the novel by Henry James
The Hudsucker proxy by Joel Coen( Visual )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2021 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Waring Hudsucker, head of a successful company commits suicide, the board of directors has a plan to make a lot of money, so they decide to appoint a moron to run the company. Mailroom clerk Norville Barnes is exactly what Hudsucker is looking for to be president. They hope that as soon as the stock falls low enough, the director and his friends will buy them up cheaply, take over the company and they will be successful again. However, a tough reporter is suspicious and decides to investigate Hudsucker
Barney's great adventure-- the movie by Time-Life Video( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trip to Grandpa's farm turns into an incredible journey as Barney and the gang look high and low for a magic egg that's about to hatch something very special
Frost Nixon : the original Watergate interviews( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes in-depth interviews of U.S. President Richard Nixon by Sir David Frost in May, 1977 regarding the infamous Watergate scandal, followed by a segment, "Behind the scenes." That final segment features footage from 2007 of Frost discussing "clinching the interviews, Nixon's advisors, ground rules, on location, Nixon's reaction, and the final meeting" he had with Nixon at San Clemente
Operation Dumbo drop( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Green Berets are faced with a military maneuver to transport an elephant across 200 miles of rivers, mountains and canyons to a remote jungle village
 
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