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Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 970 works in 1,985 publications in 3 languages and 127,667 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Western films  Children's films  Animated films  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television mini-series  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
Publications by Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
Most widely held works by Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
On Golden Pond by Katharine Hepburn( visu )
9 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 1,959 libraries worldwide
Shows the conflicts between three generations as the Thayers, a crotchety old professor and his wife, spend their summer together on a lake in New England. The couple agrees to mind their estranged daughter's boyfriend's child, while daughter and boyfriend go on a trip. The boy bonds with the old man in a way his daughter never did. Shows the terrors and graces of aging
Requiem for a dream by Darren Aronofsky( visu )
22 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,748 libraries worldwide
Harry and his best friend, Tyrone, are impoverished heroin addicts living in Coney Island, NY. Harry's girlfriend, Marion, is a fellow addict trying to distance herself from her wealthy father. Harry's mother, Sara, spends her days watching television and wants to lose weight to go on a game show. She visits a sleazy doctor who prescribes her amphetamines and soon Sara has a drug habit of her own
Sophie's choice by Alan J Pakula( visu )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 1,713 libraries worldwide
Streep stars as a Polish Catholic who having survived Auschwitz, settles in America after World War II. A personalized view of the Holocaust and its devastating effect on one woman who survived it but lost her children
The Blair Witch Project by Daniel Myrick( visu )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,692 libraries worldwide
Three student filmmakers set out into the forest to film a documentary on a legend known as The Blair Witch. As they become lost in the woods, an unseen evil begins to stalk and harass them. They soon realize that what they are filming is not a legend, but their own descent into a horrifying encounter with the supernatural. Also includes production notes, cast and crew information, theatrical teaser and trailers
High Noon by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
8 editions published between 1952 and 2006 in English and held by 1,679 libraries worldwide
A retired marshal's wedding is interrupted when he learns a killer he had sent to jail will return to town on the noon train to seek revenge. He takes up his badge and guns again, alienating his new bride
Jonah : a VeggieTales movie by Family Home Entertainment (Firm)( visu )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 1,637 libraries worldwide
Archibald Asparagus stars as Jonah, who is chosen by God to help spread his message to the world. Unfortunately, his first stop on his evangelical tour is the city of Nineveh, where the residents while away their days bingeing on cheese snacks and arguing. Circumstances force Jonah to set sail across the ocean, where he's assisted by Khalil, and pirates who are led by the well-meaning but lethargic Mr. Lunt, Pa Grape, and Larry the Cucumber. However, Jonah's mission gets a bit of a setback when a mammoth whale changes his plans
The five people you meet in Heaven by Hallmark Entertainment( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,591 libraries worldwide
Eddie, an eighty-three-year-old war veteran, spends his days maintaining the rides at a seaside amusement park. One morning, an accident occurs. In front of a horrified crowd, Eddie attempts to save a five-year-old's life. The last thing he sees is the little girl's frightened face. Then, a blinding flash of light and silence, and Eddie reawakens in an unfamiliar place called Heaven. But he's not alone. Five people have been waiting to meet him
Terminator 2 : judgment day by James Cameron( visu )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 1,441 libraries worldwide
The terminator returns to the past, this time to protect the young John Connor from the lethal T-1000 series terminator, and John's mother is determined to do something to change the future
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,409 libraries worldwide
In the midst of a perilous winter, a mysterious stranger arrives at Jacob and Sarah's isolated Kansas farm. The stranger is John Whiting, the father who abandoned Jacob and his mother when Jacob was a young child, and Jacob is tormented by the feelings of resentment and neglect that his father's return brings to the surface in him
Diary of a mad black woman by Darren Grant( visu )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,393 libraries worldwide
Helen McCarter would seem to have it all. She's married to Charles who is one of Atlanta's most successful attorneys. But despite having wealth and prestige, things are not as they seem in the McCarter home. On the evening of their anniversary, Charles drops a bombshell on Helen - he's divorcing her for another woman. Thrown out of the house with nowhere to go, Helen moves in with her grandmother Madea, a sassy woman with no shortage of opinions and a gun that she's not afraid to use. As Madea helps Helen get back on her feet emotionally, she meets Orlando, a nice and handsome man who is obviously attracted to her. But after her experiences with Charles, Helen isn't sure if she's ready to trust a man again
Control room by Jehane Noujaim( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 1,385 libraries worldwide
A chronicle which provides a rare window into the international perception of the Iraq War, courtesy of Al Jazeera, the Arab world's most popular news outlet. Criticized by Cabinet members and Pentagon officials for reporting with a pro-Iraqi bias, and strongly condemned for frequently airing civilian casualties as well as footage of American POW's, the station has revealed (and continues to show the world) everything about the Iraq War that the Bush administration does not want the public to see
Girl with a pearl earring by Peter Webber( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,379 libraries worldwide
17-year-old Griet must work to support her family, so she becomes a maid in the house of Johannes Vermeer, where she attracts the master painter's affection. He is commissioned to paint Griet, and the result is one of the gretest paintings ever created
Frank Capra's it's a wonderful life ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,363 libraries worldwide
George Bailey, a desperate and suicidal man, is visited by a guardian angel who shows him how important he has been to those around him in his life
Barbie of Swan Lake by Owen Hurley( visu )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,326 libraries worldwide
A young girl named Odette (played by Barbie) follows a beautiful unicorn into the enchanted forest and picks up a magic crystal that proclaims her destiny as savior of the enchanted forest. Odette, hampered by an overwhelming sense of insecurity, feels herself unfit for the job and sets out to leave the forest when the evil wizard Rothbart turns her into a swan. Meanwhile, love blossoms between Odette and Prince Daniel. Eventually, Odette finds a courage within herself that proves powerful enough to defeat Rothbart
Reservoir dogs by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 1,256 libraries worldwide
A diamond heist falls apart and the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of their number is a cop
Buena Vista Social Club by Wim Wenders( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 1,216 libraries worldwide
A legendary recording featuring the recently re-discovered talents of Cuba's foremost folk musicians. It reveals astonishing life stories, vibrant personalities and unforgettable music of the brillantly talented but long-overlooked performers
The quiet man by John Ford( visu )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,203 libraries worldwide
An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
Glengarry Glen Ross by James Foley( visu )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,163 libraries worldwide
The salesmen at a realty office are threated with the loss of their jobs, which causes one of them to steal the new leads
Lonesome Dove by Simon Wincer( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,162 libraries worldwide
Two former Texas Rangers leave the South Texas town of Lonesome Dove on an epic 2500-mile cattle drive to the lush ranch country of Montana
The Piano by Jane Campion( visu )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 1,147 libraries worldwide
A mute woman along with her young daughter, and her prized piano, are sent to 1850s New Zealand for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, and she's soon lusted after by a local worker on the plantation
 
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