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Production Companies (feature film)

1.
Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy (2013)
Lloyd is an Edinburgh slacker who is in debt to local drug kingpin Solo and works for him as a mule. When the Amsterdam supplier gives Lloyd some ecstasy pills, he and his friends decide to make some money by selling it at their nightclub. But things go wrong and Lloyd winds up further in debt to th
2.
Khaled (2001)
10-year-old Khaled is a responsible, intelligent and tough little boy, but life is not easy. After spending time passing through various foster homes, he now shares an apartment with his sickly ex-junkie mom. Still, he loves his mother dearly and she is the one person that he trusts. When Khaled's m
3.
Lilith on Top (2001)
In 1997, Canadian singer/songwriter Sarah McLachlan set up the travelling music festival Lilith Fair, to disprove concert promoters who thought all-female bills were commercial suicide. Derided by much of the popular music press and dismissed as 'Lesbopoolooza', it was nonetheless a success. This fi
4.
Creme glacee, chocolat et autres consolations (2001)
Ice cream, chocolate, and other such delicious consolations can often smooth over life's most complicated tremors, especially when shared between friends who are as close as family. Suzie, Samuel and Judith are a trio of old friends who share the ups and downs of life-employment woes, family squabbl
5.
Rhino Brothers, The (2001) as Production Company
The game of hockey has a complex effect on a family of devoted players. Driven by their obsessed mother Ellen, the Kanachowski brothers have devoted their lives to the pursuit of big-league hockey. Sasha, the eldest, is a failed pro who now skates with The Rhinos, the local senior men's league team.
6.
Soft Shell Man (2001)
Alex is a globe-trotting underwater photographer in his early thirties, but with a compulsive need to be liked which gives him the air of perpetual adolescence. After a diving accident in which he briefly loses consciousness, he is thrown off kilter, a situation not helped when he is forced to make
7.
Invention de l'amour, L' (2000)
In order to forget Matina, his ex-girlfriend, Antoine works relentlessly to finish his second novel. Since their break-up a year earlier, he hasn't been able to lead a normal life, choosing to indulge in a series of dead-end affairs. One day, while desperately trying to renew with Matina, Antoine is
8.
Maelstrom (2000)
During one rainy summer night, 25-year-old Bibiane Champagne hits a man with her car. The victim, a 53-year-old fishmonger whom Bibiane abandons on the street, manages to get back home and die peacefully in his kitchen. Bibiane's life descends into chaos. Just as she risks her life to erase all proo
9.
Heaven's Burning (1997)
A contemporary love story about an unhappy Japanese honeymooner, Midori, who fakes her disappearance and ends up being taken hostage during a bank robbery by two Afgani gangsters. Midori is saved by the getaway driver Colin and the unlikely pair are pursued across the outback by her obsessive husban
10.
Vengeance de la Femme en Noir, La (1997)
A luckless loser is nearly murdered during a commercial shoot, then is arrested as a suspect in a series of strange kidnappings.
11.
Vengeance de la Femme en Noir, La (1997)
A luckless loser is nearly murdered during a commercial shoot, then is arrested as a suspect in a series of strange kidnappings.
12.
Heaven's Burning (1997)
A contemporary love story about an unhappy Japanese honeymooner, Midori, who fakes her disappearance and ends up being taken hostage during a bank robbery by two Afgani gangsters. Midori is saved by the getaway driver Colin and the unlikely pair are pursued across the outback by her obsessive husban
13.
Deadly Outbreak (1996)
Scientist have made an important breakthrough at the BBI Chemical Facility outside of Tel Aviv with the development of an antidote to one of the world's deadliest chemical warfare agents. On their way to BBI to examine and test the new compound, a group of American and international scientists has b
14.
Joe's Wedding (1996)
Joe is a former rocker who's about to marry into money. He's traded in his hard-living, party-hardy and ultimately self-destructive rock 'n' roll persona for that of an upwardly mobile executive with his ruthlessly capitalistic father-in-law-to-be's demolition company. Joe and his fiancee Melissa se
15.
Pudding Chomeur (1996)
A satire of a society with its priorities upside-down.
16.
Road Home, The (1996)
When Michael and his younger brother John lose their parents in a gas explosion, they are placed in a New York orphanage. A rich widow, who makes generous donations to the church, wants to adopt only one orphan. John is taken away during the night to live in her mansion, but Michael--along with an o
17.
Starlight (1996)
An alien scientist travels to Earth to bring back the person who hold the key to the planet's survival.
18.
Pudding Chomeur (1996)
A satire of a society with its priorities upside-down.
19.
Pudding Chomeur (1996)
A satire of a society with its priorities upside-down.
20.
Pudding Chomeur (1996)
A satire of a society with its priorities upside-down.
21.
Deadly Outbreak (1996)
Scientist have made an important breakthrough at the BBI Chemical Facility outside of Tel Aviv with the development of an antidote to one of the world's deadliest chemical warfare agents. On their way to BBI to examine and test the new compound, a group of American and international scientists has b
22.
Joe's Wedding (1996)
Joe is a former rocker who's about to marry into money. He's traded in his hard-living, party-hardy and ultimately self-destructive rock 'n' roll persona for that of an upwardly mobile executive with his ruthlessly capitalistic father-in-law-to-be's demolition company. Joe and his fiancee Melissa se
23.
Road Home, The (1996)
When Michael and his younger brother John lose their parents in a gas explosion, they are placed in a New York orphanage. A rich widow, who makes generous donations to the church, wants to adopt only one orphan. John is taken away during the night to live in her mansion, but Michael--along with an o
24.
Starlight (1996)
An alien scientist travels to Earth to bring back the person who hold the key to the planet's survival.
25.
Dead Funny (1995)
Vivian and Reggie share an erratic romance filled with feuding, passion and Reggie's bizarre practical jokes. But the joke's on Reggie when he ends up dead on Vivian's kitchen table.
26.
Young Ivanhoe (1995)
High spirited Young Ivanhoe is determined to become a knight and defeat the conquering Normans who have usurped his father Sir Cedric from his land.
27.
Young Ivanhoe (1995)
High spirited Young Ivanhoe is determined to become a knight and defeat the conquering Normans who have usurped his father Sir Cedric from his land.
29.
Black List (1995)
Gabrielle Angers, a prostitute, stages her own arrest in order to further a blackmail scheme which leaves a high court judge in a bind.
30.
Dead Funny (1995)
Vivian and Reggie share an erratic romance filled with feuding, passion and Reggie's bizarre practical jokes. But the joke's on Reggie when he ends up dead on Vivian's kitchen table.
32.
Black List (1995)
Gabrielle Angers, a prostitute, stages her own arrest in order to further a blackmail scheme which leaves a high court judge in a bind.
33.
Max (1993)
A family drama that takes a look at the transformation of former '60s idealists into '90s yuppies.
34.
Burning Season, The (1993)
A young Indo-Canadian woman travels to India to find her lover.
35.
Max (1993)
A family drama that takes a look at the transformation of former '60s idealists into '90s yuppies.
36.
Burning Season, The (1993)
A young Indo-Canadian woman travels to India to find her lover.
37.
April One (1993)
Based on the 1986 true story about a man who took the Bahamian Vice Consul to Canada hostage, insisting that only the Ottawa Chief of Police be his contact to the outside world. The date was April one.
38.
Love Bites (1993)
Story about a vampire who falls in love with a 1990s woman and tries to "re-humanize" himself in order to be with her.
39.
Coup de Chance (1993)
St. Peter believes the president of an insurance company who died accidentally actually committed suicide so he sends him to earth in order to save a man from the same fate.
40.
Love Bites (1993)
Story about a vampire who falls in love with a 1990s woman and tries to "re-humanize" himself in order to be with her.
41.
Coup de Chance (1993)
St. Peter believes the president of an insurance company who died accidentally actually committed suicide so he sends him to earth in order to save a man from the same fate.
42.
April One (1993)
Based on the 1986 true story about a man who took the Bahamian Vice Consul to Canada hostage, insisting that only the Ottawa Chief of Police be his contact to the outside world. The date was April one.
43.
Flight From Justice (1993) as Production Company
A daredevil, hot-shot military pilot gets involved in a difficult rescue mission.
44.
Weekend at Bernie's II (1993)
Story takes place one day after the end of the original film. The two insurance clerks steal Bernie's body from the New York City morgue in order to clear their names of an embezzling charge.
45.
Flying Sneaker, The (1992) as Theatrical Distributor (English-Speaking Canada)
An 11-year-old has a butterfly collection, made up of butterflies sent to him by his father who is a sailor. One day, a huge cocoon arrives, but instead of a butterfly, a lovely fairy emerges.
46.
Clean Machine, The (1992) as Theatrical Distributor (English-Speaking Canada)
A neighborhood employment agency is started by two enterprising kids with very different management styles.
47.
Annonce faite a Marie, L' (1991)
A woman with leprosy must aid her sister's child.
48.
Reach For the Sky (1991)
Story of two young gymnasts from a small Romanian town who must find the determination and strength within themselves to compete at the best gymnastic school in the country.
49.
Shadows of the Past (1991)
Suffering from ammnesia after an accident, a woman soon discovers that she was involved romantically with an international criminal who then leads her deeper into the dangerous world of diamond smuggling.
50.
True Confections (1991)
Coming-of-age tale about four teenage girls growing up in Winnepeg in 1958.
51.
True Confections (1991)
Coming-of-age tale about four teenage girls growing up in Winnepeg in 1958.
52.
Sam & Me (1991)
A young Indian man finds himself working as a nursemaid for an eccentric Jewish grandfather. They become good friends, despite their age difference and cultural barriers, before family pressures put a permanent end to their relationship.
53.
Annonce faite a Marie, L' (1991)
A woman with leprosy must aid her sister's child.
54.
Sam & Me (1991)
A young Indian man finds himself working as a nursemaid for an eccentric Jewish grandfather. They become good friends, despite their age difference and cultural barriers, before family pressures put a permanent end to their relationship.
55.
Borrower, The (1991) as Theatrical Distributor (Theatrical-Pay-Tv/Canada)
An alien intruder with a special need for human parts, stirs things up on earth.
56.
Sam & Me (1991) as Production Company
A young Indian man finds himself working as a nursemaid for an eccentric Jewish grandfather. They become good friends, despite their age difference and cultural barriers, before family pressures put a permanent end to their relationship.
57.
Annonce faite a Marie, L' (1991)
A woman with leprosy must aid her sister's child.
58.
Une Histoire inventee (1990)
A jazz musician, on the skids, returns to Montreal and promptly falls in love with the daughter of the woman who's loved him in vain and anxiously awaited his return.
59.
Revenge of the Radioactive Reporter (1990)
A zealous reporter, horribly disfigured while investigating radioactive leaks at a nuclear power plant, exacts revenge.
60.
Field, The (1990)
When the field he doesn't own, but has teneded to lovingly for years, is threatened with commercial development, a devout Irish farmer fiercely defends it.
61.
Dames Galantes (1990)
A penniless provincial gentleman abandons the religious war preoccupying France and determines to write about his one true passion: women.
62.
After Dark, My Sweet (1990)
The intriguing relationship between three desperados, who try to kidnap a wealthy child in hope of turning their lives around.
64.
Diplomatic Immunity II (1990)
A young Canadian diplomat is sent to El Salvador for her first post.
65.
Mister Johnson (1990)
Set in West Africa in the 1920s, the story revolves around the relationship between a young British officer in charge of building a road between Northern and Southern Nigeria and a well educated black man acting as a liaison.
66.
67.
Falling Over Backwards (1990)
A recently divorced man invites his divorced, wisecracking father to live with him.
68.
Dames Galantes (1990)
A penniless provincial gentleman abandons the religious war preoccupying France and determines to write about his one true passion: women.
69.
After Dark, My Sweet (1990)
The intriguing relationship between three desperados, who try to kidnap a wealthy child in hope of turning their lives around.
70.
Mister Johnson (1990)
Set in West Africa in the 1920s, the story revolves around the relationship between a young British officer in charge of building a road between Northern and Southern Nigeria and a well educated black man acting as a liaison.
71.
Case of the Witch Who Wasn't, The (1990)
The summer adventures of two girls who befriend an old lady suspected of being a witch.
72.
Diplomatic Immunity II (1990)
A young Canadian diplomat is sent to El Salvador for her first post.
73.
Une Histoire inventee (1990)
A jazz musician, on the skids, returns to Montreal and promptly falls in love with the daughter of the woman who's loved him in vain and anxiously awaited his return.
74.
Falling Over Backwards (1990)
A recently divorced man invites his divorced, wisecracking father to live with him.
75.
Case of the Witch Who Wasn't, The (1990)
The summer adventures of two girls who befriend an old lady suspected of being a witch.
76.
Revenge of the Radioactive Reporter (1990)
A zealous reporter, horribly disfigured while investigating radioactive leaks at a nuclear power plant, exacts revenge.
77.
Field, The (1990)
When the field he doesn't own, but has teneded to lovingly for years, is threatened with commercial development, a devout Irish farmer fiercely defends it.
79.
Babar: The Movie (1989)
The rhinoceroses that have come to raid King Babar and his girlfriend Celeste's village. Together they must take on the animals to save their home.
80.
81.
George's Island (1989)
Story of a young boy, his grandfather and their adventures with Captain Kidd.
82.
Posed For Murder (1989)
A centerfold model is pursued by a maniac killer.
83.
Babar: The Movie (1989)
The rhinoceroses that have come to raid King Babar and his girlfriend Celeste's village. Together they must take on the animals to save their home.
84.
Termini Station (1989)
A mother and daughter begin a new life in a Canadian mining town.
85.
86.
Termini Station (1989)
A mother and daughter begin a new life in a Canadian mining town.
87.
88.
89.
Posed For Murder (1989)
A centerfold model is pursued by a maniac killer.
90.
George's Island (1989)
Story of a young boy, his grandfather and their adventures with Captain Kidd.
91.
Dead Ringers (1988)
Psychological drama loosely based on a true story about twin gynecologists who become involved with a famous actress, and develop a serious drug addiction.
92.
State Park (1988)
During a week-long campout at a state park, three girls fall in and out of trouble and love, while trying to save the site from being spoiled by an industrialist.
93.
Pascali's Island (1988)
A thriller set on a Greek island under Turkish occupation during the fall of the Ottoman Empire.
94.
Pascali's Island (1988)
A thriller set on a Greek island under Turkish occupation during the fall of the Ottoman Empire.
95.
1969 (1988)
Two young men in the 1960's come to terms with their opinions about the Vietnam war and draft resistance.
96.
Obsessed (1988)
A wealthy American businessman kills a divorced woman's son in a hit and run accident. When the law does not help the woman in her desire for justice, she takes matters into her own hands.
97.
State Park (1988)
During a week-long campout at a state park, three girls fall in and out of trouble and love, while trying to save the site from being spoiled by an industrialist.
99.
Dead Ringers (1988)
Psychological drama loosely based on a true story about twin gynecologists who become involved with a famous actress, and develop a serious drug addiction.
101.
Obsessed (1988)
A wealthy American businessman kills a divorced woman's son in a hit and run accident. When the law does not help the woman in her desire for justice, she takes matters into her own hands.
102.
1969 (1988)
Two young men in the 1960's come to terms with their opinions about the Vietnam war and draft resistance.
103.
Kiss, The (1988) as Production Company
A mysterious family secret disrupts the lives of a beautiful model and her lovely niece.
104.
Ballerina and the Blues (1987)
After a leg injury ends her stage career, a young dancer opens a ballet school and finds she must deal with a blues musician who disturbs her classes with his loud rehearsals.
105.
Echoes in Crimson (1987)
An art historian and her high school sweetheart expose a ring of smugglers who have been using her gallery as a front.
106.
Sincerely, Violet (1987) as Production Company
A professor in need of some valuable documents becomes a cat burglar.
107.
Ballerina and the Blues (1987) as Production Company
After a leg injury ends her stage career, a young dancer opens a ballet school and finds she must deal with a blues musician who disturbs her classes with his loud rehearsals.
108.
Echoes in Crimson (1987) as Production Company
An art historian and her high school sweetheart expose a ring of smugglers who have been using her gallery as a front.
109.
Champagne For Two (1987) as Production Company
Story of an odd ensemble - a galloping TV chef and a female architect.
110.
Winter Tan, A (1987)
A female writer takes off for Mexico in search of romance, entrenching herself in sexual exploits.
113.
Porky's Revenge (1985) as Production Company
The students of Angel Beach High and their nemesis Porky square off against each other again. Porky is taking advantage of the fact that the basketball coach has been losing at his casino, and is pressuring him throw the championship game. And the students are intent on getting even with Porky.
114.
In Like Flynn (1985) as Production Company
In this television movie, life is one cliff-hanger after another for a bright and beautiful woman and the reluctant young man who joins her in defying death as they investigate a series of baffling murders and disappearances in the Caribbean for a mysterious novelist whose best-selling thrillers are
115.
Raoul Wallenberg: Buried Alive (1984) as Theatrical Distributor
116.
One Night Stand (1984) as Production Company
117.
Porky's II: The Next Day (1983) as Production Company
118.
Danni (1983) as Production Company
119.
Ups & Downs (1982) as Theatrical Distributor
120.
Hard Feelings (1982) as Production Company
121.
Hot Touch (1982) as Production Company
122.
Maria Chapdelaine (1982) as Production Company
123.
Being Different (1981) as Theatrical Distributor
124.
Porky's (1981) as Production Company
1954. The boys at Angel Beach High have one thing on their minds and Porky's, the local honky-tonk striptease joint, is the place to get it. But after the dirty half-dozen get thrown out of the club by Porky himself, the gang vow to wreak havoc on the place in revenge.
125.
Being Different (1981) as Production Company
126.
Kinky Coaches and the Pom-Pom Pussycats, The (1981) as Production Company
127.
Terror Train (1980) as Production Company
128.
City on Fire (1979) as Theatrical Distributor
William Dudley is a corrupt mayor who has allowed a chemical works to be built right in the centre of town. When an employee at the works has been denied an expected promotion and, in addition, finds himself fired shortly thereafter, he decides to take his revenge by opening the valves to the storage vats and their interconnecting pipes. It doesn't take long for this act of petty vandalism to start a fire that soon engulfs an entire metropolis! The drama focuses on a newly built hospital which, like all civic buildings that went up during the mayor's crooked administration, is shoddily built and poorly equipped.
129.
City on Fire (1979) as Production Company
William Dudley is a corrupt mayor who has allowed a chemical works to be built right in the centre of town. When an employee at the works has been denied an expected promotion and, in addition, finds himself fired shortly thereafter, he decides to take his revenge by opening the valves to the storage vats and their interconnecting pipes. It doesn't take long for this act of petty vandalism to start a fire that soon engulfs an entire metropolis! The drama focuses on a newly built hospital which, like all civic buildings that went up during the mayor's crooked administration, is shoddily built and poorly equipped.
130.
In Praise of Older Women (1979) as Production Company
131.
Love at First Sight (1977) as Theatrical Distributor
132.
Who Has Seen The Wind (1977) as Theatrical Distributor
133.
Partners (1976) as Theatrical Distributor
134.
Clown Murders, The (1976) as Theatrical Distributor
A group of young professionals decides to play a practical joke on one of their ex-girlfriends who married a rich man who is about to close a major real estate deal. They plan to kidnap her and mess up the deal. Unfortunately, the joke becomes deadly serious.
135.
Breaking Point (1976) as Production Company
Vincent Karbone is a leading construction magnate in Philadelphia and a suspected leader of one of the city's most notorious criminal gangs. Several of his thugs are on trial, and the key witness is Michael, a mild-mannered judo instructor with a wife and kids. Karbone will stop at nothing to keep the muscles of his organization out of prison, including striking at Michael's family to keep him from testifying.
136.
Lies My Father Told Me (1975)
An elderly man tries to help his neglected grandson come of age.
137.
Lies My Father Told Me (1975)
An elderly man tries to help his neglected grandson come of age.
138.
Apprenticeship Of Duddy Kravitz, The (1974)
The younger son of a working-class Jewish family in Montreal, Duddy Kravitz yearns to make a name for himself in society. This film chronicles his short and dubious rise to power, as well as his changing relationships with family and friends. Along the way the film explores the themes of anti-semitism and the responsibilities which come with adulthood.
139.
Apprenticeship Of Duddy Kravitz, The (1974)
The younger son of a working-class Jewish family in Montreal, Duddy Kravitz yearns to make a name for himself in society. This film chronicles his short and dubious rise to power, as well as his changing relationships with family and friends. Along the way the film explores the themes of anti-semitism and the responsibilities which come with adulthood.
140.
Apprenticeship Of Duddy Kravitz, The (1974)
The younger son of a working-class Jewish family in Montreal, Duddy Kravitz yearns to make a name for himself in society. This film chronicles his short and dubious rise to power, as well as his changing relationships with family and friends. Along the way the film explores the themes of anti-semitism and the responsibilities which come with adulthood.
142.
Journey (1972)
143.
Journey (1972)
145.
Merry Wives of Tobias Rouke, The (1972) as Theatrical Distributor
146.
Out of Touch (1971) as Theatrical Distributor

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