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Lions Gate Films

Overview
Works: 3,108 works in 5,278 publications in 7 languages and 423,563 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Western films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Romance films  History 
Roles: prn, Distributor, Production personnel, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Lions Gate Films
Publications by Lions Gate Films
Most widely held works about Lions Gate Films
 
Most widely held works by Lions Gate Films
Crash by Paul Haggis( visu )
39 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 3,756 libraries worldwide
"This compelling urban thriller tracks the volatile intersection of a multiethnic cast of characters struggling to overcome their fears as they careen in and out of one another's lives. In the gray area between black and white, victim and aggressor, during the next 36 hours, they will all collide."--Container
The hunger games by Suzanne Collins( visu )
18 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 3,069 libraries worldwide
Set in a future where the Capitol selects a boy and girl from the twelve districts to fight to the death on live television. Katniss Everdeen volunteers to take her younger sister's place for the latest match
The day after tomorrow by Dennis Quaid( visu )
33 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 2,733 libraries worldwide
When global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age, tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begins to freeze solid. Now, climatologist Jack Hall, his son Sam, and a small band of survivors must ride out the growing superstorm and stay alive in the face of an enemy more powerful and relentless than anything anyone has ever encountered: Mother Nature
Precious (Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire) by Lee Daniels( visu )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 2,540 libraries worldwide
In 1987, obese, illiterate, black 16-year-old Claireece 'Precious' Jones lives in Harlem with her dysfunctional family. She has been raped and impregnated twice by her father, Carl. She suffers constant physical, mental and sexual abuse from her unemployed mother, Mary. After getting pregnant for the second time, Precious is suspended from her school. Her principal arranges to have her attend an alternative school where her new teacher, Ms. Rain, helps Precious learn to read and she responds to this glimmer of hope. Precious also meets Mrs. Weiss, a social worker, and discovers the abuse and incest that Precious has had to endure. Her father dies of AIDS and Precious learns that she is now HIV-positive
Akeelah and the bee by Starbucks Entertainment( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 2,470 libraries worldwide
Eleven year-old Akeelah Anderson's life is not easy: her father is dead, her mom ignores her, her brother runs with the local gangbangers. She is a smart girl, but her environment threatens to strangle her aspirations. Responding to a threat by her school's principal, Akeelah decides to participate in a spelling bee to avoid detention for her many absences. Much to her surprise and embarrassment, she wins. Her principal asks her to seek coaching from Dr. Larabee, an English professor, for the more prestigious regional bee. As the possibility of making it all the way to the Scripps National Spelling Bee looms, Akeelah could provide her community with someone to rally around and be proud of. First Akeelah has to overcome her insecurities, her distracting home life, and the knowledge that there is a field of more experienced and privileged fellow spellers
Frida by Julie Taymor( visu )
29 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,428 libraries worldwide
"Frida[gamma] narra la vida de Frida Kahlo, compartida de manera abierta y sin temor con Diego Rivera, al tiempo que esta pareja impactaba al mundo del arte de manera sorprendente"
3:10 to Yuma by James Mangold( visu )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,408 libraries worldwide
Arizona in the late 1800s. Infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, volunteers to deliver him alive to the train that will take the killer to trial. On the trail, Evans and Wade, each from very different worlds, begin to earn each other's respect. But with Wade's outfit on their trail, and dangers at every turn, the mission soon becomes a violent, impossible journey toward each man's destiny
The Hunger Games ( visu )
7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2,167 libraries worldwide
Katniss Everdeen, girl on fire, has survived. She awakens from the cruel and haunting Quarter Quell deep inside the bunkered catacombs of District 13. Separated from some of her closest allies and fearing for their safety in the Capitol, Katniss finally agrees to be the Mockingjay, the symbolic leader of the rebellion. Still uncertain as to whom she can trust, Katniss must help 13 rise from the shadows, all the while knowing that President Snow has focused his hatred into a personal vendetta against her - and her loved ones
Girl with a pearl earring by Tracy Chevalier( visu )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 2,101 libraries worldwide
"Delft, Holland. Seventeen-year-old Griet becomes a maid in the house of Johannes Vermeer, where she gradually attracts the master painter's attention. Johannes and Griet must hide their inspiration of each other from his volatile wife, Catharina. The wealthy and trouble-making Master van Ruijven senses the intimacy between the artist and his maid, and contrives a commission for Vermeer to paint Greet alone. The result will be one of the greatest paintings ever created, but at what cost?"--Container
Winter's bone by Daniel Woodrell( visu )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,094 libraries worldwide
Ree Dolly es una chica de 17 años que tiene que hacerse cargo de su familia en una situación de extrema precariedad. Su padre, Jessup, tras salir de la cárcel en libertad condicional, ha desaparecido misteriosamente y, si no aparece, en pocos días perderán la casa donde Ree vive con su madre enferma y sus dos hermanos pequeños. Encontrar a su padre se convierte entonces para la joven en una cuestión vital
Monster's ball by Marc Forster( visu )
27 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,974 libraries worldwide
Hank Grotowski is an embittered prison guard. He works with his son, Sonny. They both live at home with his racist father, Buck. Death Row inmate, Lawrence Musgrove, has just been executed and a horrible tragedy has happened at home. Hank mets Leticia, a young black woman, struggling to make ends meet. If only he knew that she is Musgrove's widow. Hank and Leticia quickly fall in love to ease each other's pains
Grizzly man by Werner Herzog( visu )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,889 libraries worldwide
Filmmaker Werner Herzog investigates the death of preservationist and former television actor Timothy Treadwell, who was killed in the Alaskan wilderness, along with his girlfriend Amie Huguenard, by the bears he lived among and dedicated his life to protecting
W by Oliver Stone( visu )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and English, Old [ca. 450-1100] and held by 1,839 libraries worldwide
A look at the life of the 43rd president of the United States, from his beginnings as a privileged alcoholic to his becoming a born-again Christian whose belief in religious destiny helped move him to the top ranks of political power. How Christianity turned his life around, how he met and married his wife, and the days before his decision to declare war on Iraq are featured
Away from her by Sarah Polley( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,835 libraries worldwide
Fiona and Grant are an Ontario couple who have been married for over 40 years. During the twilight of their years, Grant is forced to face the fact that Fiona's 'forgetfulness' actually is Alzheimer's. After Fiona wanders away and is found, the decision is made for her to go into a nursing home. For the first time in their relationship, they are forced to undergo a separation since this is the nursing home 'no-vistors,' first 30 days policy of a patient's stay. When Grant visits Fiona after the orientation period, he is devastated to find out that not only has she seemingly forgotten him, but she has transferred her affections to another man. As the distance between husband and wife grows, Grant must draw upon his love for Fiona to perform an act of self-sacrifice in order to ensure her happiness
New in town by Jonas Elmer( visu )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,678 libraries worldwide
A high-powered consultant in love with her upscale Miami lifestyle is sent to a small Minnesota town, in the middle of nowhere, to oversee the restructuring of a blue collar manufacturing plant. She endures a frosty reception from the locals, along with the icy roads and freezing weather. She warms up to the small town's charm, and eventually finds herself being accepted by the community. When she's ordered to close down the plant and put the entire community out of work, she's forced to reconsider her goals and priorities. Now she needs to find a way to save the town
Mud by Jeff Nichols( visu )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,661 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
The conspirator ( visu )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,659 libraries worldwide
In the wake of Abraham Lincoln's assassination, seven men and one woman are arrested and charged with conspiring to kill the President, the Vice-President, and the Secretary of State. The lone woman charged, Mary Surratt, 42, owns a boarding house where John Wilkes Booth and others met and planned the simultaneous attacks. Against the ominous back-drop of post-Civil War Washington, newly-minted lawyer Frederick Aiken, a 28-year-old Union war hero, reluctantly agrees to defend Surratt before a military tribunal. As the trial unfolds, Aiken realizes his client may be innocent and that she is being used as bait and hostage in order to capture the only conspirator to have escaped a massive manhunt--her own son
Mad Men ( visu )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,620 libraries worldwide
1960's New York City. In the glamorous and ego-driven world of advertising, everyone is selling something and nothing is ever what it seems. Reveals the lives of the ruthlessly competitive men and women of Madison Avenue's "Golden Age," where key players make an art of the sell while their private world gets sold. And no one plays the game better than Don Draper, the biggest ad man--and ladies' man--in the business
The expendables by Sylvester Stallone( visu )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,554 libraries worldwide
The Expendables are a tight-knit team of skilled combat vets turned mercenaries. Hired by a powerful covert operator, the team jets off to a small South American country to overthrow a ruthless dictator. Once there, they find themselves caught in a deadly web of deceit and betrayal. Using every weapon at their disposal, they set out to save the innocent and punish the guilty in this blistering action-packed thriller
Rabbit hole by John Cameron Mitchell( visu )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,549 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
 
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