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Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

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Works: 16,875 works in 24,986 publications in 7 languages and 539,602 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Interviews  Juvenile works  Fiction  Animal films  Humor 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Distributor, Originator, Other, pmn, Publisher, prn, Compiler, Illustrator, Copyright holder, Correspondent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
107 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 7,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical fantasy tale about a little Kansas girl named Dorothy who visits the magical land of Oz
Singin' in the rain by Nacio Herb Brown ( Visual )
66 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Actors are caught in the bumpy transition to talking pictures; a Spoof of the early days of "talkie" films
2001, a space odyssey by Stanley Kubrick ( Visual )
71 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in English and French and held by 4,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A science fiction film which moves from the pre-historic birth of intelligence toward the emergence of man as pure thought somewhere in the future
Ben-Hur a tale of the Christ by William Wyler ( Visual )
101 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A peace-loving prince of Judea leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself and his people, as he learns to fight, love, hate and, finally, forgive
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
69 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 4,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Enemy agents mistake a New York City advertising executive for an American spy
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and French and held by 4,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary: Traces the filming of the Gone with the Wind, from its inception to its Atlanta premiere in December of 1939. Includes interviews of survivors of the experience, film trivia, and "test" clips-- a montage of screen tests of the many actresses considered for the role of Scarlett O'Hara, ranging from front-runner Paulette Goddard to "not-a-chancers" such as Lana Turner. Produced by David Selznick's sons, and written by iconoclastic movie historian David Thomson
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak ( Visual )
58 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 4,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poet and surgeon, husband and lover finds his life disrupted by war. It alters the lives of many, including Tonya, the gentle woman he marries and Lara, the woman he cannot forget
The Philadelphia story by Donald Ogden Stewart ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 2,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sophisticated screwball comedy, rife with smart dialogue, the Philadelphia Story centers on the society event of the season: the second marriage of icy, judgmental, moneyed socialite Tracy Lord to nouveau riche George Kittredge. Her first husband, suave and devilish C.K. Dexter Haven, complicates matters by finagling wedding invitations for incognito reporter Mike Connor and his photographer Liz Imbrie, to do a tell-all exposé. But Haven's motives for giving the tabloid access to Tracy's big day may not be as mercenary and mean-spirited as they first appear
An American in Paris by George Gershwin ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and French and held by 2,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Network by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A satirical look at the politics and power struggles of television executives as a network news anchorman turns the tables on the "ratings."
The magnificent seven by Yul Brynner ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 2,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The citizens of a small Mexican farming village hire seven gun fighters to defend them from a ruthless and exploitative group of bandits led by Calvera. As Calvera's next raid approaches, the peasants and the gun fighters work together to prepare to defend the village
Fame by Alan Parker ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and French and held by 2,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Passions will be tested and young hearts will be broken. Ultimately, talent, dedication and hard work will triumph. Centers around a group of dancers, singers, musicians and actors at the New York City High School of Performing Arts, and their spirited drive to live out their dreams of stardom. In an incredibly competitive atmosphere, each student must shine amidst the tumult of school work, deep friendships, budding romance and self-discovery
Show boat by George Sidney ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and French and held by 2,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
Thelma & Louise by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fasten your seat belts, 'cause two of Hollywood's hottest women are revving it up and taking it on the road. When unhappy housewife Thelma and her wise cracking waitress friend Louise decide to take a break from their lives, Thelma from her chauvinistic husband and Louise from her commitment shy musician boyfriend, they embark on a trip that leads to a tragic incident at a roadside honky tonk. In an instant, their weekend getaway becomes just that as they flee across the American southwest with the police a step behind
Gigi by Jacqueline Audry ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 2,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical set in Paris in which a girl trained as a high society courtesan falls in love with a rich and handsome boulevardier
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 2,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This saga follows a family's move west through generations. Restored clarity eliminates the film's original panoramic three-panel join lines
Legally blonde by Robert Luketic ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 2,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a blonde sorority queen is dumped by her boyfriend, she decides to follow him to law school to get him back and, once there, learns she has more legal savvy than she ever imagined
Skyfall by Sam Mendes ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. When MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and held by 2,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crime/comedy thriller featuring Nick Charles, private eye, and his wife Nora. The plot unfolds at Christmas when an eccentric inventor disappears after threatening his mistress with a lawsuit for embezzlement
National Velvet by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and held by 2,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes
 
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controlled identity Goldwyn Pictures Corporation

controlled identity Louis B. Mayer Pictures

controlled identity Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Film Co.

controlled identity Metro Pictures Corporation

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