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Palace Pictures

Works: 49 works in 112 publications in 3 languages and 2,760 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Horror films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Crime films  Musical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Publisher, Producer
Classifications: PN1997,
Publication Timeline
Publications about Palace Pictures
Publications by Palace Pictures
Most widely held works about Palace Pictures
Most widely held works by Palace Pictures
The crying game by Neil Jordan( visu )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and German and held by 689 libraries worldwide
Thriller about a British soldier (Jody) held hostage by the IRA in South Armagh. Awaiting death he develops an unlikely relationship with his captor (Fergus). Jody, before his death begs Fergus to track down his girlfriend. Fergus finds and falls in love with Jody's girlfriend Dil. The story is far from over, the stage is set for an extraordinary twist
Mona Lisa by Neil Jordan( visu )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
An ex-convict, thug and a high-class call girl make for an unlikely and dangerous couple in Academy Award-winner Neil Jordan's tale of frustrated love on the cruel streets of London's underworld. Features trailer
The company of wolves by Neil Jordan( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
"Once upon a time," Granny begins, as she weaves vivid tales, full of folklore and fantasy, wherein fantastic beasts lurk within men and young girls who stray from the path despite all warnings may encounter a hairy demon with glowing eyes. Rosaleen believes her, but she still puts on her red hood and walks through the woods to grandmother's house, and is surprised by what big teeth Granny has. The forest is always misty, the trees are proudly sinister, and the rural cottages all sit cozy and gingerbread style, but this is a stylishly twisted fairytale
Waterland by Stephen Gyllenhaal( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Disillusioned history professor Tom Crick, in an age of cynicism and despair, inspires his students in Pittsburgh to embrace the past and discover the marvels and mysteries of life. He tells them of his own difficult past growing up in East Anglia. A domestic saga of marital difficulties, incest, and murder that soon slides into glum and melodrama
Absolute beginners by Julien Temple( visu )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
When London was really starting to swing, they called the first teenagers "Absolute Beginners." This film charts the lives of Colin and Suzette, two lovers who must choose to live by the idealist principles they stand for, or sell out at any cost to get to the top of the fashion world
High Spirits by Neil Jordan( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Impoverished Peter Plunkett hatches the perfect plan to save his debt-ridden Irish castle: lure American tourists by advertising the place as haunted! But when Peter and his wacky staff don sheets and chains to go a-haunting, they scare up more than paying guests ... they arouse the real ghosts of Castle Plunkett, as moldy and murderous a crew of spooks who ever terrorized the Celtic countryside. Or fell in love with a mortal
Shag ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Four teenage girls have one last fling before they go their separate ways to college, careers and marriage
Scandal by Michael Caton-Jones( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the Profumo Affair, a famous sex scandal in Great Britain in 1963, when it was learned that a government minister and a Russian spy were both having an affair with playgirl Christine Keeler, the houseguest of society doctor Stephen Ward
Letter to Brezhnev by Frank Clarke( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
A rural English girl falls in love with a Russian sailor and problems ensue
Shag ( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1963, four friends on the threshold of adulthood head to Myrtle Beach for one last fling
The miracle ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Jimmy and Rose walk the streets of their small, coastal town in Ireland inventing romantic stories about the people they see. He never knew his mother and lives with his father, Sam, a drunken musician. Jimmy sees an attractive American woman, Renee Baker, who is in town to perform in a play. He fantasizes about her. Rose tries to distract him by making a play for a lion tamer from whom she steals the keys to the animal cages. She releases all the animals. Renee turns out to be his mother and then she leaves
I cento passi by Marco Tullio Giordana( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 23 libraries worldwide
A biographical story about the life of 70's Sicilian activist Peppino Impastato. "One hundred steps" being the distance between the Impastatos' house and the house of Tano Badalamenti, an important Mafia boss, in the small Italian town of Cinisi. Although his family has ties to Badalamenti, the young Impastato refuses to involve himself with the crime syndicate and in time becomes an outspoken opponent
Hardware ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
A robot head is found in a post-apocalyptic desert and ends up as a Christmas present for a sculptor. When it starts repairing itself from parts of the sculpture, things take a nasty turn
Killer curses ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Venom, Children of the corn 666, Isaac's return: Horror violence and gore, and for some language
8 action movies ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Repo Jake: "The top dog in the repo business (Dan Haggerty) tries to balance his high-speed life with the pursuit of a lovely lady"--Distributor's website
Yolngu boy ( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Caught in a collision between the modern world of rap, football, street cred and the oldest living culture on earth, Lorrpu, Botj and Milika are three Yolngu teenagers who once shared a childhood dream of becoming great hunters together. But things have changed and their paths are diverging. This film is about the search for identity, making the journey from adolescence to adulthood and the implications of belonging to a larger social group, whether it be a culture, a family or a group of friends
A rage in Harlem by Bill Duke( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman from Mississippi arrives in Harlem with a chest full of stolen gold. Everybody wants a piece of the action, including a mobster, a con man, and a collection of crooks. But all a virginal accountant wants is the love of the beautiful young woman!
The Cure staring at the sea, the images by Cure (Musical group)( visu )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
A collection of The Cure's videos and performances
My life without me by Isabel Coixet( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
"Ann (Sarah Polley) is 23, has two daughters, a husband, Don (Scott Speedman) and lives in a trailer at the back of her mother's house in Vancouver. Her grey existence is transformed however when she discovers she has an untreatable condition. Keeping this a secret, she makes a list 'Things to do before Dying' which she completes little by little. Unexpectedly, Ann discovers an appetite for life that drives her to live with a sensual and furious intensity she had not known before. She prepares her daughters life without her, meets a man (Mark Ruffalo) whom she seduces, and paradoxically heals... and faces each next day with a courage she never knew she had." -- Foxmovies
Dust devil ( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Wendy leaves her abusive husband and takes off into the voids of Africa where she picks up a mysterious hitchhiker
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Italian (1)
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