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Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 569 works in 732 publications in 2 languages and 74,027 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Legal films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Production personnel, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
Hotel Rwanda by Terry George ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 2,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a five-star-hotel manager who uses his wits and persuasion in striving to save more than 1,200 Tutsis and Hutus from being massacred by the Interahamwe militia during the 1994 Rwandan conflict
The Lincoln lawyer by Brad Furman ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael 'Mick' Haller is a slick, charismatic Los Angeles criminal defense attorney who operates out of the back of his Lincoln Town Car. Having spent most of his career defending petty, gutter-variety criminals, Mick unexpectedly lands the case of a lifetime. However, what initially appears to be a straightforward case with a big money payoff swiftly develops into a deadly match between two masters of manipulation and a crisis of conscience for Haller
The cove ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home use only
Rabbit hole by John Cameron Mitchell ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Becca and Howie Corbett are returning to their everyday existence in the wake of a shocking, sudden loss. Just eight months ago, they were a happy suburban family with everything they wanted. Now, they are caught in a maze of memory, longing, guilt, recrimination, sarcasm and tightly controlled rage from which they cannot escape. The journey is an intimate glimpse into two people learning to re-engage with each other and a world that has been tilted off its axis
Crash by Paul Haggis ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A car accident brings together a group of strangers in Los Angeles. Crash takes a provocative, unflinching look at the complexities of racial tolerance in contemporary America
Mud ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two boys, Ellis and his best friend Neckbone, find a mysterious man named Mud hiding out on a deserted island in the Mississippi. Mud tells the boys fantastic stories about his life, including how he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love of his life, Juniper. The boys agree to help him, but it isn't long until their small town is besieged by bounty hunters out for blood
Margin call by J. C Chandor ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Who cares about the suffering--existential, financial, or other--of those who blindly mismanaged our monies into this ever-expanding, nay, verily bottomless pit of debt? No one, but this film may help viewers understand A) the birth of current financial woes, and B) what it might have been like, in those first few hours within the confines of an early investment trading firm casualty. Fueled by a mass layoff, a thumb drive, and a rocket-scientist-cum-analyst who really understands the numbers, the last night of good times on Wall Street unfolds as rung by rung, up the executive ladder, travels news that is -- apocalyptic. For viewers who still have no idea of how 2008's meltdown happened, this film is one fiction that will make it ever so much more real
Salmon fishing in the Yemen by Paul Torday ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A London fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible
For colored girls ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A vibrant world where friends and strangers dream, fear, cry, love, and laugh out loud in an attempt to find their true selves. Adapted by writer/director Tyler Perry from Ntozake Shange's acclaimed choreopoem, this gripping film paints an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a woman of color in the modern world"--Container
Biutiful by Alejandro González Iñárritu ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Biutiful" takes place in grimy and crowded parts of Barcelona that are a world away from that city's tourist attractions. Uxbal is a midlevel mobster, in charge of Chinese sweatshop workers making counterfeit watches and bags, and the African vendors who sell them. He collects and dispenses money, and runs interference with the cops. He also has two young children, a mentally unstable former wife, and a terminal illness. He is trying, despite his job, to be a good man, a good father. He tries to be stoical, tough, and compassionate, but he suffers because he cannot do good things, and he cares about the consequences of his actions
The cabin in the woods ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A rambunctious group of five college friends steal away for a weekend of debauchery in an isolated country cabin, only to be attacked by horrific supernatural creatures in a night of endless terror and bloodshed. Sound familiar? Just wait. As the teens begin to exhibit standard horror movie behavior, a group of technicians in a control room are scrutinizing, and sometimes even controlling, every move the terrified kids make! With their efforts continually thwarted by an all-powerful 'eye in the sky,' do they have any chance of escape?"--Container
What to expect when you're expecting ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A hilarious and heartfelt comedy about five couples whose interwined lives are turned upside down by the challenges of impending parenthood."--Container
Safe ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a second-rate cage fighter, Luke Wright, is tormented by the Russian Mafia and wanders the streets of New York, he witnesses a young Chinese girl, Mei, being pursued by the same mafia who want her for a priceless numerical code that they would kill for
The prince & me by Martha Coolidge ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paige is a college student at a university in Wisconsin where she hopes to attend medical school. One day, Paige meets a new student on campus, Eddie, who is obviously attracted to her. Paige and Eddie strike up a friendship which slowly turns into romance. Paige learns that Eddie is actually Prince Edward, heir to the throne of Denmark, who has come to Wisconsin to chase girls and enjoy himself away from the eye of the European press. Now Paige must decide if she wants to give up her dreams and ambitions, even if she gets her prince in return
The men who built America ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vanderbilt, Rockefeller, Carnegie, Morgan, Ford, the Men Who Built America. Meet the titans who forged the foundation of modern America and created the American Dream. The mini-series shines a spotlight on the influential builders, dreamers and believers whose feats transformed the United States, a nation decaying from the inside after the Civil War, into the greatest economic and technological superpower the world had ever seen
A matter of loaf and death by Nick Park ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looking for a fast way to earn dough, Wallace decides to make it. Armed with a batch of ovens, an army of robotic kneading arms, and an old-fashioned windmill, Wallace and Gromit start 'Top Bun, ' their new bread-baking business. When bakers suddenly start disappearing, Gromit realizes that his master is in danger as he follows a twisting, turning trail of crumbs to solve a murder mystery
All is lost ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An open-water thriller about one man's battle for survival against the elements after his sailboat is destroyed at sea. Using only a sextant and nautical maps to chart his progress, he is forced to rely on ocean currents to carry him into a shipping lane in hopes of hailing a passing vessel. But with the sun unrelenting, sharks circling, and his meager supplies dwindling, the ever-resourceful sailor soon finds himself staring his mortality in the face
The Punisher by Jonathan Hensleigh ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Punisher walks through the same world we all know, a world darkened by war, by crime, by cruelty, and by injustice. He has no superpowers to battle the evil he sees all around him. He only has his fierce intelligence, his years of combat experience and, above all, his ironclad determination to avenge those wronged by society's villains, including those who killed his family
Disconnect ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A hard-working lawyer attached to his cell phone can't find the time to communicate with his family. A couple is drawn into a dangerous situation when their secrets are exposed online. A widowed ex-cop struggles to raise a mischievous son who cyber-bullies a classmate. An ambitious journalist sees a career-making story in a teen that performs on an adult-only site. They are strangers, neighbors and colleagues, and their stories collide in this riveting dramatic thriller about ordinary people struggling to connect in today's wired world"--Container
Angelina ballerina ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join Angelina Ballerina, Camembert Academy's shining star, as she finds her way in her new school, puts together her own show, and tries to land a leading role in the Mouskinov Ballet. Angelina continues to blossom as a maturing young mouseling as she adjusts to her new teacher's style and learns the importance of being a patient big sister. Prepare to pirouette along with everyone's favorite ballerina in these sparkling stories!
 
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.06 for Angelina b ... to 0.22 for Crash ...)
Alternative Names
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.
Lionsgate (Firm)
Languages
English (63)
Spanish (3)