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Handmade Films

Works: 85 works in 424 publications in 2 languages and 18,607 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Religious films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Producer, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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 )
46 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,996 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 Terry Jones( visu )
31 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 1,679 libraries worldwide
A parody of life in first century Judea
Eloise at the Plaza ( visu )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,277 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 )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 979 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
Eloise by Kay Thompson( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 828 libraries worldwide
Episode 2: The kids in the plaza plan a holiday show that rivals the best Christmas Spectacular in town. Eloise learns about how people celebrate Christmas around the world
Powwow highway by Jonathan Wacks( visu )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 823 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 by Starz Media ; Handmade Films( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 808 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
Eloise's rawther unusual Halloween by Kay Thompson( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 732 libraries worldwide
Eloise is accused of trying to scare the guests and the staff at the stately hotel and realizes she must solve the mystery of the ghost od Diamond Jim Johnson in order to clear her name
The long Good Friday by John Mackenzie( visu )
30 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
Just as he is about to go legit, a gangster learns of a mysterious threat to his underworld kingdom
Life of Brian by Terry Jones( visu )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 708 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 in Hollywood by Ken Lipman( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 708 libraries worldwide
Eloise and Nanny are on their way to Hollywood where Eloise is given the chance to star in a real movie! She is certain her glamorous dreams are coming true, but stardom is a lot of work. Can she pull off her secret plan and go back to being just plain fabulous Eloise?
Eloise in springtime by Wesley Archer( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 689 libraries worldwide
Eloise gets a temporary nanny, Nicole, when Nanny takes a vacation, and together, Eloise and Nicole have fun exploring the city and ignoring all of Nanny's rules
Withnail & I ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 431 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 stone angel by Kari Skogland( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 419 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
A private function by Malcolm Mowbray( visu )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 285 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 )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 258 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
Mona Lisa ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 4 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
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Hand Made Films
HandMade Films britische Filmproduktionsgesellschaft
HandMade Films British film production and distribution company
HandMade Films casa di produzione e distribuzione cinematografica inglese
Handmade Films Partnership
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