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Handmade Films

Overview
Works: 82 works in 370 publications in 2 languages and 17,221 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Made-for-TV movies  Christmas films 
Roles: Producer, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Handmade Films
Publications by Handmade Films
Most widely held works about Handmade Films
 
Most widely held works by Handmade Films
Time bandits by Terry Gilliam( visu )
35 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,943 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
Eloise at the Plaza ( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,352 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 ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 987 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 Wacks( visu )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 844 libraries worldwide
With nothing in common but their Native American heritage, two men begin a cross-country adventure filled with comedy and drama
Eloise by Kay Thompson( visu )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 822 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
Eloise goes to school by Starz Media ; Handmade Films( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 821 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( visu )
31 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Set in 1969, depicts the lives of Withnail and Marwood, two poor, unemployed actors. When Marwood is offered the lead role in a play it strains their friendship and they decide to spend a weekend at the cottage of Withnail's Uncle Monte to relax. Things go horribly wrong however, and the rift between them grows
The long Good Friday by John Mackenzie( visu )
26 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 740 libraries worldwide
Just as he is about to go legit, a gangster learns of a mysterious threat to his underworld kingdom
Eloise in Hollywood by Ken Lipman( visu )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 738 libraries worldwide
episode 1: When Eloise arrives in Tinseltown only to be asked to audition for a role in a major studio film, she thinks her glamorous dreams may actually be coming true. It's an adventure full of famous actors, crazy directors, and behind-the-scenes fun; episode 2: Eloise soon discovers making a movie isn't always as exciting as it seems; episode 3: Will Eloise be able to pull off her secret plan to stop from becoming a huge Hollywood star and go back to being just plain fabulous Eloise?
Eloise's rawther unusual Halloween by Wesley Archer( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 734 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
Mona Lisa by Neil Jordan( visu )
23 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 703 libraries worldwide
An ex-con and a call girl are thrown together when he becomes her chauffeur. Initially he detests her but winds up under her spell
Eloise in springtime by Wesley Archer( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 701 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
The stone angel by Kari Skogland( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 432 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 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Comedy sketches and animation from the influential British comedy show
A private function by Malcolm Mowbray( visu )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 295 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( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 266 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( visu )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Slick and cynical ad man Dennis Bagley can sell shampoo to a bald man, but mounting pressures at work begin to push him over the edge. Teetering hilariously between a nervous breakdown and a bizarre metamorphosis involving an evil twin, can Dennis save himself before it's too late? Features trailer
Five corners by Tony Bill( visu )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
A psychotic rapist is released from prison and pursues the young woman who helped convict him
Shanghai surprise by Jim Goddard( visu )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 196 libraries worldwide
A missionary nurse and a fortune hunter pursue an opium shipment for different reasons, only to be chased in turn by thugs and smugglers
 
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Hand Made Films
Handmade.
HandMade Films britische Filmproduktionsgesellschaft
HandMade Films British film production and distribution company
HandMade Films casa di produzione e distribuzione cinematografica inglese
Handmade Films Partnership
ハンドメイド・フィルムス
Languages
English (209)
French (2)
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