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Icon Productions

Overview
Works: 140 works in 392 publications in 9 languages and 27,345 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Personal narratives  Interviews  Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Television mini-series 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Icon Productions
Braveheart by Mel Gibson ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 3,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Wallace is a bold Scotsman who used the steel of his blade and the fire of his intellect to rally his countrymen to liberation
We were soldiers ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 2,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lt. Col. Hal Moore is the commander of the First Battalion, Seventh Cavalry. As part of the Pleiku Campaign of late 1965, Moore is assigned to action at Landing Zone X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley, an area known to be overrun by North Vietnamese troops and nicknamed "The Valley of Death." Moore soon finds himself and his men contained to an area about the size of a football field, surrounded by more than 2,000 enemy troops and engaged in the first major battle of the war. Heroism becomes the order of the day as the men refuse to yield, in spite of heavy losses of life
What women want ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cocky, chauvinistic advertising executive magically acquires the ability to hear what women are thinking
The passion of the Christ by Mel Gibson ( Visual )
41 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A profound story of courage and sacrifice depicting the final twelve hours in the life of Jesus Christ
Hamlet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death. His mother is all too dangerously entangled in that treachery. This film portrays Shakespeare's immortal tale of high adventure and evil deeds
Apocalypto by Mel Gibson ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Mayan languages and English and held by 1,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the Mayan kingdom faces its decline, the rulers insist the key to prosperity is to build more temples and offer human sacrifices. Jaguar Paw is a young man who is captured for sacrifice, but flees to avoid his fate. He is taken on a perilous journey to a world that is ruled by fear and oppression, where a harrowing end awaits him. Through a twist of fate and spurred by the power of his love for his woman and his family he will make a desperate break to return home and to ultimately save his way of life
Edge of darkness by Troy Kennedy Martin ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bullet that killed his daughter was meant for Boston cop Thomas Craven. That's what police brass and Craven himself think, but that's not what the investigation finds. Clue after clue and witness after witness, the search leads him into a shadowy realm where money and political intrigue intersect. If Craven wasn't a target before, he, and anyone linked to his inquiry, now is
Push ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick is a 'mover' - someone who can move things with his mind. He meets up with Cassie who is a 'watcher' - someone who can predict the future. She is trying to rescue her mother from the government. As they try to piece things together, Kira enters their lives. Kira is a 'pusher' - someone who can influence the thoughts of others. She has had a relationship with Nick and is the only person to survive a powerful 'enhancement' drug that was administered to her by the sinister Company. Now, the Company is after her, and Nick and Cassie will need to help her if they want to survive
Foyle's war ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
DCS Christopher Foyle investigates wartime crimes in the English coastal town of Hastings. With the end of World War II slowly but inevitably approaching, Foyle and his fellow citizens learn the price of victory and face a peace that will transform their lives in unexpected ways. Plan of attack: April 1944. DS Milner's investigation of a transportation fraud sets in motion a series of events that brings Foyle back to the force. As Hastings hosts an ecumenical conference on the morality of continued Allied bombing, Foyle probes the suspicious death of a young cartographer from the Air Ministry office. Broken souls: October 1944. At a psychiatric clinic treating troubled soldiers, the investigation of a doctor's murder turns up no shortage of suspects among the patients and staff. It also complicates Foyle's friendship with Dr. Josef Novak, the Polish refugee who heads the clinic. All clear: May 1945. As all of Britain awaits the formal announcement of the war's end, Foyle reluctantly joins a committee preparing to keep public order during the celebration to come. But the end comes too soon for two men-- one a stabbing victim, the other an apparent suicide
Seraphim Falls ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the end of the American Civil War, an ex-Confederate colonel stalks an ex-Union captain in hopes of exacting revenge
Immortal beloved by Bernard Rose ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the life of composer Ludwig Beethoven. A letter found after his death leads to efforts to uncover the mystery of who was his immortal beloved
Payback by Brian Helgeland ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Val Resnick and Porter are two small time bandits. They target a hit on a Chinese gang and together they manage to get $140,000. But Val Resnick needs $130K alone to buy himself back into his syndication. Val turns on Porter. Together with Porter's wife Lynn, Resnick thinks he kills Porter with two shots in the back. Porter survives and half a year later, he is back, seeking his split of the money. When he finally finds Val, Porter quickly learns that he has to go much further up the ladder in order to get his money from the guys who have it: The syndication. Working alone does not work, so Porter teams up with his flame and previous boss Rosie, a very exclusive prostitute. Together, they now start playing the teams against each other
An ideal husband by Oliver Parker ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Robert Chiltern is a successful government minister, well-off and with a loving wife. All this is threatened when Mrs. Chieveley appears in London with damning evidence of a past misdeed. Sir Robert turns for help to his friend Lord Goring, an apparently idle philanderer and the despair of his father. Goring knows the lady of old, and, for him, takes the whole thing pretty seriously
Get the gringo ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A career criminal nabbed by Mexican authorities is placed in a tough prison where he learns to survive with the help of a 9-year-old boy
Carrier ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary following a core group of subjects from the Admiral of the strike group to the elite fighter pilots to the junior enlisted as they navigate personal conflicts around their jobs, family, faith, patriotism aboard the USS Nimitz deployed to the Persian Gulf in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom
Hunger by Steve McQueen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Northern Ireland's Maze prison in 1981, 27-year-old Irish Republican Army member Bobby Sands went on a hunger strike to protest the British government's refusal to recognize him and his fellow IRA inmates as political prisoners. A transcendent depiction of what a human being is willing to endure in order to be heard
Fairy tale a true story ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Frances and Elsie believe in fairies. The photographs the girls take of the winged beings put them at the center of a real-life controversy that sweeps through a recovering World War I England during 1917. Everyone is caught up in the excitement, including two of the era's most renowned men: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and master illusionist Harry Houdini. Are the photographs real or just a cleaver hoax?
Forever young by Steve Miner ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A test pilot volunteers to be cryogenically frozen for one year after his girlfriend falls into a coma. But he is left frozen for 50 years until he is accidentally thawed out by some kids
The singing detective ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bedridden novelist drifts in and out of consciousness, alternating between a noir-ish fantasy world, his anguished present, and his traumatic childhood
The Million Dollar Hotel ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and French and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a downtown fleabag hotel, a media mogul's son has died and FBI agent Skinner has been brought in to find the murderer among the hotel's guests
 
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Alternative Names
Icon.
Icon Entertainment International.
Languages
English (168)
Aramaic (24)
Mayan languages (7)
Arabic (3)
Spanish (2)
French (1)
Turkish (1)
Italian (1)
Russian (1)
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