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Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)

Overview
Works: 422 works in 1,866 publications in 5 languages and 238,077 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Documentary films  History  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Martial arts films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: fds, Producer, Distributor, pre, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Publications by Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Most widely held works about Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon by Ang Lee( visu )
31 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,146 libraries worldwide
Two master warriors track the mysterious and highly skilled thief of the legendary sword Green Destiny. They suspect that the evil warrior Jade Fox is involved and hiding in the governor's household. Meanwhile the governor's beautiful daughter, who is hiding secrets of her own, fights against her coming marriage as she admires the freedom of the wudan masters
Capote by Bennett Miller( visu )
25 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,618 libraries worldwide
In 1959, Truman Capote was a popular writer for The New Yorker. The brutal and senseless murder of a family of four in Halcomb, Kansas captured his attention. Capote and his partner, Harper Lee, travel to the town to do research for an article. As Capote digs deeper into the story, he is inspired to expand the project into what would be his greatest work, "In Cold Blood." However, his feelings of compassion for Perry Smith make for a troubling experience that would produce an literary account that would redefine modern non-fiction
Midnight in Paris by Woody Allen( visu )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,486 libraries worldwide
This is a romantic comedy set in Paris about a family that goes there because of business, and two young people who are engaged to be married in the fall, have experiences there that change their lives. It's about a young man's great love for a city, Paris, and the illusion people have that a life different from their own would be much better
Whiplash by Damien Chazelle( visu )
8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,240 libraries worldwide
Andrew Neyman is an ambitious young jazz drummer, single-minded in his pursuit to rise to the top of his elite East coast music conservatory. Plagued by the failed writing career of his father, Andrew hungers day and night to become one of the greats. Terence Fletcher, an instructor equally known for his teaching talents as for his terrifying methods, leads the top jazz ensemble in the school. Fletcher discovers Andrew and transfers the aspiring drummer into his band
Who killed the electric car? by Chris Paine( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 2,227 libraries worldwide
Investigates the development and demise of the fuel-efficient, environment-friendly electric car. Examines the Bush administration's role in the car's being peremptorily pulled from production, the influence of the automobile industry and oil interests, and implications for the future of sustainable energy in the United States
Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi( visu )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in French and English and held by 2,217 libraries worldwide
The story of about a young girl in Iran during the Islamic revolution, when people's hopes were dashed as fundamentalists took power. -- provided by author
Blue Jasmine by Woody Allen( visu )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,199 libraries worldwide
Alors qu'elle voit sa vie voler en éclat et son mariage avec Hal, un homme d'affaires fortuné, battre sérieusement de l'aile, Jasmine quitte son New York raffiné et mondain pour San Francisco et s'installe dans le modeste appartement de sa sœur Ginger afin de remettre de l'ordre dans sa vie
Winged migration by Jacques Perrin( visu )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,183 libraries worldwide
Open your eyes to the wonders of the natural world as you fly along with the world's most gorgeous birds. From areas as remote as the Arctic to the lush forests of the Amazon. Through populated cities such as New York City and Paris. Five film crews followed a rich variety of bird migrations through 40 countries and each of the seven continents. Cinematographers used planes, gliders, helicopters and balloons to fly alongside, above, below and in front of the birds
Lola rennt Run Lola run by Tom Tykwer( visu )
36 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,147 libraries worldwide
Time is running out for Lola. She's just received a frantic phone call from her boyfriend Manni, who's lost a small fortune in cash belonging to his Mob boss. Now she has to run for his life, to try and come up with the money before Manni pays the ultimate price for his mistake
Foxcatcher by Bennett Miller( visu )
6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,952 libraries worldwide
"Based on true events, the dark and fascinating story of the unlikely and ultimately tragic relationship between an eccentric multi-millionaire and two champion wrestlers" -- Back of container
Das Leben der Anderen The lives of others by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck( visu )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and English and held by 1,947 libraries worldwide
Set in East Germany of 1984, five years before the Berlin Wall collapsed, the terrifying Stasi, the secret police, use an extensive network of spies and surveillance to know every secret thing about their citizens
The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara by Errol Morris( visu )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,900 libraries worldwide
Former Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara sits down with award-winning director Errol Morris to offer a candid and intimate journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history
Volver by Pedro Almodóvar( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 1,897 libraries worldwide
Raimunda is struggling to make ends meet, holding down several jobs while supporting her unemployed husband and her teenage daughter. When Raimunda and her sister are visited by the ghost of their dead mother, it becomes clear that some long-repressed family issues remain unresolved
An Education by Lone Scherfig( visu )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,811 libraries worldwide
In the early 1960's, 16-year-old Jenny Mellor lives with her parents in a London suburb. She is smart, pretty, and working toward her goal of being accepted into Oxford. Her life will take a big turn when she meets David, a man twice her age. Now she must decide if she will pursue an education at Oxford, or if she will choose to learn all that a charismatic, older man can teach her
Rachel getting married by Jonathan Demme( visu )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,786 libraries worldwide
Kym is a former model. Kym is in rehab. Kym's family is well heeled but extremely dysfunctional. Kym is responsible for a horrible tragedy that no one will talk about. Her sister, Rachel, is about to be married, and Kym is granted a leave to attend. Kym wants desperately to fit in, to be a normal person, but she doesn't know how. In her slouchy dark clothes, with a choppy, angular haircut, she seems programmed to shut everyone out. Kym, as a participating member of the wedding, finally comes to understand that giving up a certain amount of control in the interest of a mutual good is a fair definition of the state of marriage, and sometimes, you have to take the risk and see what happens, for better or for worse
William Shakespeare's The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,729 libraries worldwide
"Antonio, a successful but cash-poor merchant, approaches Shylock, a wealthy moneylender, for a loan to help his young friend Bassanio woo the fair Portia. Despite being longtime enemies, Shylock grants the request, but demands one pound of Antonio's flesh if the debt is not repaid on time. When Antonio defaults on the loan, Shylock seeks what is legally owed him but soon learns that those to whom evil is done, do evil in return"--Container
Why we fight by Frank Capra( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,688 libraries worldwide
Explores a half-century of U.S. foreign policy from World War II to the Iraq War, revealing how, as Dwight Eisenhower had warned in his 1961 Farewell Address, political and corporate interests have become alarmingly entangled in the business of war. On a deeper level, what emerges is a portrait of a nation in transition--drifting dangerously far from her founding principles toward a more imperial and uncertain future
Shi mian mai fu House of Flying Daggers by Yimou Zhang( visu )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Chinese and English and held by 1,631 libraries worldwide
"China 859 A.D. The once-mighty Tang dynasty is in decline. The emperor is weak and incompetent. His corrupt government no longer controls the land. Unrest sweeps the country. Village by village, an underground alliance forms: The House of Flying Daggers. Based near the imperial capital the House of Flying Daggers moves in the shadows. Stealing from the rich to give to the poor, they earn the support of the people. At the same time, they are feared and hated, by their bitter rivals, the local deputies." - title screens. Local captains Leo and Jin set out to investigate a blind young dancer named Mei, who is believed to have ties to the Flying Daggers. Leo arrests Mei, only to have Jin break her out in a plot to gain her trust and lead the police to the new leader of the secret organization. Things are, however, far more complicated than they seem
 
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Sony Pictures Classics casa di distribuzione cinematografica in Stati Uniti d'America
Sony Pictures Classics film production company and film distributor in United States
Sony Pictures Classics filmgyártó vállalat és filmforgalmazó, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Sony Pictures Classics filmproductiemaatschappij en filmdistributeur in Verenigde Staten van Amerika
Sony Pictures Classics Filmproduktionsgesellschaft und Filmverleih in Vereinigte Staaten
Sony Pictures Classics productora de cine y distribuidora cinematográfica de Estados Unidos
Sony Pictures Classics société américaine de production et de distribution de films
Sony Pictures Classics кинокомпания и кинодистрибьютор в Соединённые Штаты Америки
Sony Pictures Classics Кінодистриб'ютор в Сполучені Штати Америки
Sony Pictures Classics филмско издавачко предузеће и филмски дистрибутер у Сједињене Америчке Државе
Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc. Sony Pictures Classics
سوني بيكتشرز كلاسيك
سونی پیکچرز کلاسیک سونی پیکچرز کلاسیکس (انگلیسی: Sony Pictures Classics) یکی از بخش‌های سونی پیکچرز است که در سال ۱۹۹۲ تأسیس شد
সনি পিকাচারস ক্লাসিকস
சோனி பிக்சர்ஸ் கிளாசிக்
소니 픽처스 클래식스 제작사 & 영화 배급사, 미국
ソニー・ピクチャーズ・クラシックス 番組制作会社と映画配給のアメリカ合衆国
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Languages
English (158)
German (29)
Chinese (28)
French (11)
Spanish (3)
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