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Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 740 works in 953 publications in 2 languages and 97,168 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  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 )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The deeply moving true story of a five-star-hotel manager who used his wits and words to save more than 1,200 lives during the 1994 Rwandan conflict
The hunger games ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a Victor's Tour of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games, The Quarter Quell, and announces a competition that could change Panem forever
The Lincoln lawyer ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,849 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 by Guthrie CSD( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a sleepy lagoon off the coast of Japan is a highly guarded secret. During the night, Taiji fishermen engage in an unseen hunt for thousands of dolphins. The work is so horrifying, the fishermen will stop at nothing to keep it hidden from the outside world. When a team of elite activists, filmmakers, and free-divers embark on a secret mission to penetrate their cover, the shocking discoveries they find there are just the tip of the iceberg
Mud ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,740 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
Rabbit hole by John Cameron Mitchell( Visual )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,680 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
All is lost by J. C Chandor( Visual )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a collision with a shipping container at sea, a resourceful sailor finds himself, despite all efforts to the contrary, staring his mortality in the face
Crash by Paul Haggis( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,521 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
Margin call by J. C Chandor( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,382 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 )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,356 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 )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,344 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 1,261 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 by Drew Goddard( Visual )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the best-selling novel written by Stephen Chbosky. A funny and touching adventure based on a best-selling novel that has sold over a million copies in the U.S., The perks of being a wallflower is a modern classic about a shy, sensitive teenager caught between trying to live his life and escape it. A teenager named Charlie describes various scenes in his life by writing a series of letters to an anonymous penpal. --
What to expect when you're expecting ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,209 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
Orange is the new black ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows Brooklynite Piper Chapman, whose wild past comes back to haunt her and results in her arrest and detention in a federal penitentiary. To pay her debt to society, Piper trades her comfortable New York life for an orange prison jumpsuit and finds unexpected conflict and camaraderie amidst an eccentric group of inmates
The men who built America ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,039 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
Safe ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,009 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 939 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
Mad men by Matthew Weiner( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Returning for its sixth season, Mad Men explores the glamorous and ego-driven 'golden age' of advertising in late 1960s New York City. Don Draper and the rest of the cast continue to captivate as they deal with the aftereffects of adultery, divorce, a merger, and an ever-changing social climate
I, Frankenstein ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a dystopic present where vigilant gargoyles and ferocious demons rage in a battle for ultimate power, Victor Frankenstein's creation Adam finds himself caught in the middle as both sides race to discover the secret to his immortality
 
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Alternative Names
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.
Lionsgate (Firm)
Languages
English (77)
Spanish (3)