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Miramax Films

Overview
Works: 981 works in 4,913 publications in 9 languages and 283,220 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Comedy films  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Gangster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: prn, Producer, fds, Distributor, Production personnel, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Miramax Films
Publications by Miramax Films
Most widely held works by Miramax Films
Chicago by John Kander( visu )
51 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,388 libraries worldwide
At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart both find themselves on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends
Good Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( visu )
56 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,945 libraries worldwide
A young working-class genius is hauled back from the brink of self-destruction by a gifted counselor
Bridget Jones the edge of reason by Beeban Kidron( visu )
41 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,751 libraries worldwide
London-based thirty-something Bridget Jones continues her romantic relationship with Mark Darcy, despite many humorous complications
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
66 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,727 libraries worldwide
The lives of two mob hitmen, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( visu )
37 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and French and held by 3,699 libraries worldwide
A comedy about the greatest love story almost never told. When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before. There are just two things he'll have to learn about his new love: not only is she promised to marry someone else, she's successfully impersonating a man in order to play the lead in Will's latest production
Master and Commander : The Far Side of the World by Peter Weir( visu )
34 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 3,667 libraries worldwide
The year is 1805 and Europe has fallen to Napoleon. The Royal Navy is the only thing standing in his way to total victory. Off the coast of South America, a new conflict is brewing. Captain Jack 'Lucky Jack' Aubrey and his Man-of-War HMS Surprise is under orders to sink or capture the French privateer Acheron, which has been deployed to the region. After seven weeks of uneventful sailing, the Acheron strikes first, all but crippling the Surprise in an engagement in which Aubrey realizes his enemy's ship is nautically superior to his own. Along with his close friend and confidant, ship's surgeon Stephan Maturin, Aubrey is now faced with the choice of retreating to England and admitting defeat or remaining at the Acheron's mercy. Aubrey must now do the impossible if he is to survive, repair his ship, catch up to his enemy and defeat the Acheron
Trois couleurs. Three colors. Red by Krzysztof Kieślowski( visu )
53 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,254 libraries worldwide
A young woman left devastated by the unexpected death of her husband and child. She retreats from the world around her, but is soon reluctantly drawn into an ever-widening web of lies and passion as the dark, secret life of her husband begins to unravel
No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy( visu )
40 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,174 libraries worldwide
Llewelyn Moss is a Vietnam vet who could use a break. One morning while hunting antelope, he spies several trucks surrounded by dead bodies. He decides to examine the site. He finds a case filled with $2 million and a truck loaded with heroin. Moss takes it with him, tells his wife he's going away for awhile, and hits the road until he can determine his next move. On his the way from El Paso to the Mexican border, he discovers he's being followed by ex-special ops agent Chigurh. Chigurh's weapon of choice is a cattle gun, and he uses it on everyone who gets in his way. Just as Sheriff Bell, a World War II vet, is on Moss's trail, Chigurh's former colleague, Wells, is on his
The aviator by Martin Scorsese( visu )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and French and held by 3,086 libraries worldwide
Howard Hughes was a rich young man from Texas, heir to his father's fortune, when he decided he wanted to make movies. Age 21, he made the most expensive Hollywood film ever (at the time); and went on to break air-speed records, make another fortune in aircraft design, smash Charles Lindbergh's round-the-world flight record, and be romantically linked with almost all of Hollywood's famous beauties. Nevertheless, he died alone, sealed into a room he never left, the victim of compulsions that drove him to greatness, while containing the seeds of his undoing
Shall we dance? by Mark Sandrich( visu )
25 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,063 libraries worldwide
A lawyer's life and marriage take an unexpected turn when he follows a woman to a dance studio and begins to take lessons and finds he has a passion for dance. His wife thinks he is having an affair and hires a detective to follow him
The Hours by David Hare( visu )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,938 libraries worldwide
The power of the written word of Virginia Woolf touches women from three eras, as they all struggle with the conflicting claims of love and inheritance, hope and dispair
Chocolat by Joanne Harris( visu )
45 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,865 libraries worldwide
Once upon a time, there was a quiet little village in the French countryside, whose people believed in Tranquilité - Tranquility. If you lived in this village, you understood what was expected of you. You knew your place in the scheme of things. And if you happened to forget, someone would help remind you. In this village, if you saw something you weren't supposed to see, you learned to look the other way. If perchance your hopes had been disappointed, you learned never to ask for more. So through good times and bad, famine and feast, the villagers held fast to their traditions. Until, one winter day, a sly wind blew in from the North
There will be blood by Paul Thomas Anderson( visu )
26 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,828 libraries worldwide
A down-and-out silver miner raising a son, self-made oilman Daniel Plainview has a voracious appetite for oil and it turns him into a California tycoon in the early years of the 20th century. Getting the oil from the ground is an intensely physical process that later broadens into Plainview's equally indomitable urge to control land and power. Along the way, Plainview deals with a mighty derrick fire, a visit from a long-lost brother, the ongoing involvement of Plainview's poker-faced adoptive son, and Plainview's rivalry with Eli Sunday, the local preacher
Gangs of New York by Cameron Diaz( visu )
38 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,751 libraries worldwide
In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After an bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father
The English patient by Anthony Minghella( visu )
58 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,732 libraries worldwide
During World War II, a mysterious stranger is rescued from a fiery plane crash. The American allies care for him and the dangerous secrets from his past come to light
The Queen by Stephen Frears( visu )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,702 libraries worldwide
The Queen begins with a familiar epigraph "Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown"--Henry IV, Part II. The action of the film takes place during the week following the death, on August 31, 1997 of Diana, Princess of Wales. One of its accomplishments, courtesy of adroit use of newsreel and other contemporary footage, is to remind viewers of the deep sadness that surrounded that event. It is also about the divergent and potentially ruinous ways the monarch and Prime Minister Tony Blair responded to the resulting torrent of national grief
Cinderella Man by Russell Crowe( visu )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 2,632 libraries worldwide
"Suddenly thrust into the national spotlight, boxer Jim Braddock would defy the odds against him and stun the world with one of the greatest comebacks in history. Driven by love for his family, he willed an impossible dream to come true"--Container
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
'The Bride' was a member of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad, lead by her lover 'Bill.' Upon realizing she was pregnant with Bill's child, she decides to escape her life as a killer. She flees to Texas, where she meets a young man, and on the day of their wedding is gunned down by an angry and jealous Bill and other members of the Squad. Four years later, 'The Bride' wakes from a coma, and discovers her baby is gone. She decides to seek revenge upon the five people who destroyed her life and killed her baby
 
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Miramax
Miramax Films
Miramax Films Filmproduktions- und Verleihgesellschaft
Miramax Films société de production de cinéma américain
Miramax Films Εταιρεία παραγωγής κινηματογραφικών ταινιών
Miramax International
Miramax International New York, NY
מירמקס
ميرماكس أفلام
میراماکس فیلمز
மிரமாக்ஸ்
미라맥스
ミラマックス
米拉麥克斯影業
Languages
English (585)
French (64)
Japanese (9)
Spanish (6)
Turkish (4)
Chinese (3)
Italian (3)
German (2)
Russian (1)
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