British Comedy Guide

Miramax Films

Miramax Films.

Miramax Films was an American entertainment company known for producing and distributing films and television shows. Its headquarters were located in Los Angeles, California. Miramax was founded in 1979 by brothers Bob and Harvey Weinstein, and was a leading independent film motion picture distribution and production company before it was acquired by The Walt Disney Company in June 1993.

Notable archive productions

Medium Production Broadcaster Genre Summary
Film Brassed Off. Copyright: Film4. Brassed Off Film A colliery brass band enter a competition at the Royal Albert Hall, fearful about their future. Stars Pete Postlethwaite and Ewan McGregor.
Film Kinky Boots. Copyright: Miramax Films. Kinky Boots Film A shoe factory is on the verge of closing down, until the desperate owner is inspired by a drag queen to switch to making saucy footwear.

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Products distributed

Year Title Format
2003 Tom Jones Download