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MTV Films (Firm)

Overview
Works: 92 works in 411 publications in 4 languages and 28,988 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Fiction  Biographical films  Sports films  Nonfiction films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about MTV Films (Firm)
Publications by MTV Films (Firm)
Most widely held works by MTV Films (Firm)
Freedom Writers by Richard LaGravenese( visu )
26 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,915 libraries worldwide
The story of inner-city kids raised on drive-by shootings and hard-core attitude -- and the teacher who gives them the one thing they need most: a voice of their own
Napoleon Dynamite by Jared Hess( visu )
31 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 2,521 libraries worldwide
Napoleon is a new kind of hero, complete with a tight red 'fro, sweet moon boots, and skills that can't be topped. Napoleon spends his days drawing mythical beasts, duking it out with his older brother, Kip, and trying to avoid his scheming Uncle Rico. When two new friends enter Napolean's life - shy Deb and mustachioed Pedro - the trio launches a campaign to elect Pedro for class president and make the student body's wildest dreams come true. But if Pedro is to beat stuck-up Summer, Napoleon will have to unleash his own secret weapon
Coach Carter by Thomas Carter( visu )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,160 libraries worldwide
Inspired by a true story of Ken Carter, this inspirational account of a high school basketball coach who received high praise, and staunch criticism, for benching his entire undefeated team due to their poor academic performances
Save the last dance by Thomas Carter( visu )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Polish and held by 1,596 libraries worldwide
When her mother suddenly dies, Sara must abandon her plans to become a ballerina and join her estranged father on Chicago's gritty South side. She feels out of place until she is befriended by a black classmate and her handsome brother, Derek. Sara and Derek's shared love for dance leads to romance-- and opposition from their families and friends
Murderball by Dana Adam Shapiro( visu )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,540 libraries worldwide
Documents the personal stories and fierce competition of American and Canadian wheelchair rugby players as they struggle toward the 2004 Paralympic Games in Athens, Greece
Election by Alexander Payne( visu )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,410 libraries worldwide
Civics teacher Jim McAllister is worried: obnoxious, perennial overachiever Tracy Flick looks likely to win the student body presidency--she is running unopposed. Seeking to inject some democracy into the process, he persuades nice but dim football hero Paul Metzler to stand against her. This merely makes Tracy even more determined to win, and when Paul's alienated younger sister Tammy joins the race, leads her to use extreme measures to guarantee success. Meanwhile, Mr. McAllister's life becomes increasingly complicated as he strays from the principles he teaches. Politics is rarely pretty, but the students and faculty at Carver High are about to find out just how ugly it can get
The longest yard by Peter Segal( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,358 libraries worldwide
A former pro football quarterback suddenly lands in a maximum security prison. Using fellow inmates, he must put together a motley group of cons to play a no-holds-barred grudge game against the sadistic guards
Footloose by Kevin Bacon( visu )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,314 libraries worldwide
Ren MacCormack moves from Boston to the small town of Bomont, where he experiences a heavy dose of culture shock. A few years prior, the community was rocked by a tragic accident that killed five teenagers after a night out. Bomont's councilmen and the beloved Reverend Shaw Moore responded by invoking ordinances that prohibit loud music and dancing. Not one to bow to the status quo, Ren challenges the ban, revitalizes the town, and falls in love with the minister's troubled daughter, Ariel
Hustle & flow by Terrence Howard( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,188 libraries worldwide
DJay, a very smalltime streetwise Memphis hustler and pimp, lives a dead-end life at the fringes of society. Though DJay has always had a way with words, that gift has long been misused--employed to keep his 'girls' producing. A chance encounter with Key, a sound engineer, spurs DJay to find a voice and realize his long-buried dreams. Chasing his musical dream transforms DJay, but opening the door to success demands one last hustle--if he's ever going to flow
Bad grandpa ( visu )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,073 libraries worldwide
Johnny Knoxville reprises his Jackass role as 86-year-old Irving Zisman. Zisman is on a journey across America with the most unlikely companion: his eight-year-old grandson Billy. The duo will encounter male strippers, disgruntled child beauty pageant contestants, funeral home mourners, biker bar patrons, and a whole lot of unsuspecting citizens. Real people in unreal situations, making for one really messed up comedy
The Fighting Temptations by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)( visu )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,045 libraries worldwide
Soon after a junior-level advertising exec finds himself out of a job he learns that he can inherit an estate if he can revive a prize winning gospel choir at his old church. He rounds up a quirky cast of characters and one woman who may steal his heart
Stop-loss by Kimberly Peirce( visu )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and French and held by 997 libraries worldwide
Decorated Iraq war hero Sgt. Brandon King makes a celebrated return to his small Texas hometown following his tour of duty. He tries to resume the life he left behind with the help and support of his family and his best friend, Steve Shriver, who served with him in Iraq. Along with their other war buddies, Brandon and Steve try to make peace with civilian life. Then, against Brandon's will the Army orders him back to duty in Iraq, upending his new life. The conflict tests everything he believes in - the bond of family, the loyalty of friendship, the limits of love and the value of honor
Orange County by Jake Kasdan( visu )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 865 libraries worldwide
Inspired by acclaimed author Martin Skinner, Shaun Brumber realizes his life ambition and through a host of hilarious circumstances attempts to realize his dream
ÆonFlux by Karyn Kusama( visu )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 801 libraries worldwide
Charlize Theron stars as an underground operative fighting totalitarian rule in the 25th-century Earth's last living city. She is the rebels' best hope of overthrowing the oppressively sterile, 'perfect' society. But while on assignment to gun down the government's leader, she uncovers a web of startling secrets that could completely change the world's future
The perfect score ( visu )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Determined not to let the S.A.T. exam unfairly define their lives, six wildly different teens devise a way to get the perfect score. Kyle wants to be an architect, but his scores are too low to get into the school of his choice. Matty is heartbroken when he is rejected from the school that his girlfriend attends. Good girl Anna is pressured by her parents to excel in academics and remain innocent. Desmond is a basketball player who believes the exam is racist. Rounding out the group is gutsy Francesca and lonely Roy
Varsity blues ( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and French and held by 712 libraries worldwide
When the first string quarterback injures himself, the second string player reluctantly steps in and is forced to deal with the expectations of his win-at-all-costs coach, his disapproving girlfriend, a gorgeous cheerleader, and an entire football-crazed community
Tupac : resurrection ( visu )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 641 libraries worldwide
Home movies, photographs and recited poetry illuminate the life of Tupac Shakur
The original kings of comedy ( visu )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 614 libraries worldwide
A concert film featuring performances by four major African American stand-up comedians. Includes backstage footage and interviews
Dance flick by Wei yang si( visu )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 578 libraries worldwide
Sweet, innocent Megan's ballet dreams are shattered when she is forced to attend an inner-city high school where she meets Thomas, a young hip-hop dancer from the wrong side of the tracks. With a new crew of friends, this suburban girl with no street 'cred, ' has to step up her game and achieve her dreams in the mother of all dance-offs
Crossroads by Tamra Davis( visu )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
On the night of their senior prom, Lucy and her once-close childhood friends -- Kit and Mimi -- reunite to dig up a time capsule they buried together as little girls. Mimi's wants to make good on her childhood dreams; leaving their small town for fame and fortune in Los Angeles. Though Lucy and Kit are reluctant to join her, they decide to tag along, agreeing to be chauffeured by Mimi's friend, Ben. As they trek across the country, plagued by car problems, dirty motels, and petty bickering, the three friends reveal meaningful secrets to each other
 
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Alternative Names
MTV Films Filmproduktionsgesellschaft
MTV 필름스
MTVフィルムズ
MTV电影
MTV電影公司
أفلام إم تي في
Languages
English (241)
French (13)
Italian (2)
Polish (1)
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