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Handmade Films

Overview
Works: 82 works in 326 publications in 1 language and 16,784 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Caricatures and cartoons  Humor  Film and video adaptations  Satire  Animated films  History 
Roles: Producer, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Handmade Films
Time bandits by Terry Gilliam ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 1,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A troupe of tiny bandits, challenged with the task of patching up the handiwork of a Supreme Being who was forced into creating the world in only 6 days, instead steal the priceless map of the universe. Accompanied by an English school boy (Warnock), they are swept away on a whirlwind adventure through time and space, encountering bizarre incarnations of Napoelon (Holm), Robinhood (Cleese), Agamemnon (Connery), and others
Monty Python's Life of Brian by Monty Python (Comedy troupe) ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Pythons satirize religion, capital punishment, revolutionary politics, terrorism, graffiti, science fiction, and a host of other topics through the story of Brian, a first-century Judean
Eloise at the Plaza ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Derived from the much-loved children's books by Kay Thompson and Hilary Knight, "Eloise at the Plaza" introduces Eloise, an elegantly rambunctious six-year-old girl living at New York's Plaza hotel. Eloise has an absent mother, a lawyer minder, a long-suffering nanny, and a bête noire--Mr. Salomone--the Plaza's extremely nervous concierge. Eloise loves meddling with the hotel staff and its patrons, and spends her days rampaging through the Plaza's halls, flirting with danger but somehow always landing on her feet
Eloise at Christmastime ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"'I absolutely love Christmas!" Christmastime in New York City finds Eloise eagerly anticipating her mother's return, and terrorizing the staff and patrons of the Plaza with her usual brio. Rachel, the daughter of Plaza owner Mr. Peabody, returns from college to marry Brooks Oliver. But Rachel used to like Eloise's favorite waiter, Bill, who still has feelings for his ex-girlfriend. Eloise sets out to remedy the situation, while celebrating the season in her own irrepressible style
Powwow highway by Jonathan Martinez, A Wacks ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With nothing in common but their Native American heritage, two men begin a cross-country adventure filled with comedy and drama
Eloise goes to school ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nanny enrolls Eloise in the prestigious Hawthorne Academy, but she soon finds out it isn't exactly what she was expecting. There are mean girls on the playground, very strict teachers, and so many rules. Eloise decides it is time to make school fun again, she's teaching her new friends to stand up to bullies, helping her teacher understand there are a lot of different ways to learn and having tons of adventures
Withnail & I by Bruce Robinson ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Acerbic and irresistibly self-destructive Withnail and neurotic Marwood are down-at-the-heels actors in 1960s London, living in self-inflicted squalor and drowning their artistic frustrations with booze and any drugs they can get their hands on. Fleeing the doldrums - and unpaid bills - of the city, the pair finds themselves stuck in the less than idyllic country cottage of Withnail's lascivious uncle Monty. Features trailer
Eloise by Kay Thompson ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eloise and her hotel friends are putting on a Christmas show like no other. Using traditions from the different religions and cultures of her friends, they learn the true meaning of the season
The long Good Friday by John Mackenzie ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mobster Harold Shand is the all-powerful boss of the London underworld. But on the day he is about to close the ultimate deal with the American crime family, Shand's empire suddenly begins to explode around him
Eloise's rawther unusual Halloween by Kay Thompson ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Every Halloween, the ghost of the Plaza's most legendary and outrageous inhabitant of old, Diamond Jim Johnson, returns to haunt the halls. There are tricks and treats galore in store when Eloise busts some ghosts and reverses a curse
Life of Brian by Graham Chapman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Pythons satirize religion, capital punishment, revolutionary politics, terrorism, graffiti, science fiction, and a host of other topics through the story of Brian, a first-century Judean
Mona Lisa by Neil Jordan ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-convict, thug and a high-class call girl make for an unlikely and dangerous couple in Academy Award-winner Neil Jordan's tale of frustrated love on the cruel streets of London's underworld
Eloise in springtime by Kay Thompson ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winter is over in New York City and Nanny is going on a much needed vacation with her brother Gavin. Eloise gets a temporary nanny, one that is young, hip and beautiful. Nanny Nicole shows Eloise an exciting, artsy side of New York City that she knew nothing about and they have tons of fun along the way. Unfortunately, most of the fun involves breaking Nanny's rules. Soon, Eloise notices that Nicole and Eloise's favorite Plaza employee, Bill are getting a little too friendly
Eloise in Hollywood by Ken Lipman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eloise is invited to play a role in a movie
The stone angel by Kari Skogland ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At 90, Hagar Shipley may be considered old, but she hasn't stopped fighting. As her son and daughter-in-law take her to a nursing home, Hagar resists and remembers a lifetime of boldness and courage
The complete Monty Python's flying circus ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy sketches and animation from the influential British comedy show
A private function by Malcolm Mowbray ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this delicious comedy which takes place in a little-known Yorkshire town during the thin times of 1947, plans are afoot to fatten a contraband pig destined for the centerpiece of a celebration banquet. However, chaos ensues when a social climbing middle-class couple steal the pig to impress their friends at their own banquet
Cracks by Jordan Scott ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss G is seemingly a force of nature, a glamorous presence beloved and idolized by her blossoming charges at an all-girls British boarding school. Her students heap adoration upon her, a love that Miss G basks in and returns until the arrival of Fiamma, a wild and self-confident transfer student from Spain. Fiamma's new role as teacher's pet ignites the jealousy of former class queen Di, and triggers an obsession in Miss G that quickly spirals out of control
How to get ahead in advertising by Bruce Robinson ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A burned-out young advertising executive experiences crisis when a mysterious giant pimple on his neck starts making career decisions for him
Five corners by Tony Bill ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Heinz has just returned to the neighborhood after serving time for attacking Linda, who was saved by young idealist Harry. As the world around them erupts in turmoil, the neighborhood of Five Corners has a battle of its own to face when these three personalities clash, and nothing will ever be the same again
 
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Hand Made Films
Handmade.
Handmade Films Partnership
Languages
English (202)
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