WorldCat Identities

Universal City Studios

Overview
Works: 2,231 works in 3,557 publications in 4 languages and 92,068 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Television adaptations  Interviews  Biography  Fiction  Pictorial works 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Universal City Studios
Alfred Hitchcock's Rear window by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 1,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a photographer with a broken leg, Stewart takes up the fine art of spying on his Greenwich Village neighbors during a summer heat wave. Things really begin to get hot when he suspects a salesman may have murdered his nagging wife and buried the body in a flower garden. He actively enlists the help of his girlfriend to investigate the highly suspicious chain of events. Events that ultimately lead to one of the most memorable and gripping endings in film history
Billy Elliot by Stephen Daldry ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Durham Coalfield in northest England in 1984, an 11 year old miner's son Billy Elliot is on his way to boxing lessons when he stumbles upon a ballet class. Billy secretly joins the class, knowing that his blue-collar family would never understand
Out of Africa by Sydney Pollack ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of Karen Blixen, a strong-willed woman who runs a coffee plantation in Kenya in 1914
Schindler's list by Thomas Keneally ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 1,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oskar Schindler, un hombre de enorme astucia y talento para las relaciones públicas, diseña un ambicioso plan para ganarse la simpatía de los nazis más poderosos. Alemania acaba de invadir Polonia y, gracias a sus influencias, consigue la propiedad de una fábrica de Cracovia. Allí emplea a cientos de operarios judíos, cuya explotación laboral le ayuda a prosperar rápidamente. Su gerente, también judío, es el verdadero director en la sombra, pues Schindler no tiene el menor conocimiento industrial
Scarface by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rise and fall of Cuban immigrant Tony Montana in Miami's cocaine trade
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 10-year old boy befriends a creature from another planet that has been stranded on earth
Notting Hill by Roger Michell ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world's most famous movie star falls in love with a small-time bookstore owner
The lost weekend by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A would-be writer's dissatisfaction with his life leads him on a three-day binge. This film gives an uncompromising look at the devastating effects of alcoholism
U-571 by Jonathan Mostow ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II, a group of Navy men are sent to steal Enigma (the nazis' top-secret decoding device). When their own ship is destroyed, they must secretly make their way through hostile waters in a severely damaged Nazi U-boat to safety with the device
Beethoven's 2nd by Rod Daniel ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
About the further adventures of the Newton family and their dog Beethoven
Field of dreams by Phil Alden Robinson ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
If you believe the impossible, the incredible can come true. Ray Kinsella (Kevin Costner) hears a voice, followed by a brief vision of a baseball field. He believes that if he builds a baseball diamond in his cornfield, Shoeless Joe Jackson from the infamous 1919 Chicago "Black" Sox will return to play baseball. By being willing to take a chance, Ray gets a second time up at bat in life
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four years after Chris and Annie Nielsen lose their children in a traffic accident, Chris himself is killed and finds himself reunited with his children in a beautiful and astonishing afterlife, but Annie commits suicide in despair and is banished to a very different realm. Chris risks his own eternal happiness to find Annie and rescue her from her fate. Academy Award winner
30 Rock ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liz Lemon is the head writer of a live variety program in New York City. Liz's life is turned upside down when brash new network executive Jack Donaghy interferes with her show, bring the wildly unpredicatable Tracy Jordan into the cast. Now it's up to Liz to manage the mayhem and still try to have a life
An American werewolf in London by John Landis ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's a rainy night on the Welsh moors. Two American students on a walking tour of Europe trudge on to the next town, when suddenly the air is pierced by an unearthly howl ... Three weeks later, one is dead and the other is in the hospital
The great outdoors ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an unannounced, uninvited and unwelcome family of fun-loving misfits converge upon a lakeside resort to join their relatives for a summer of relaxation, the result is anything but restive in this raucous comedy
The breakfast club by John Hughes ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and French and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
They were five teenage students with nothing in common, faced with spending a Saturday detention together in their high school library. At seven a.m. they had nothing to say, but by four p.m., they had bared their souls to each other and become good friends
Friday night lights ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the small town of Dillon, Texas, everyone comes together on Friday nights when the Dillon High Panthers play. But life is not a game and the charismatic football players, their new coach Eric Taylor, and the passionate fans find that their biggest challenges and obstacles come off the field
The Borrowers by Peter Hewitt ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A clan of thumb-size mischief makers stars in this eye-popping fantasy
An American tail by Universal Film Manufacturing Company ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow the humorous and dramatic adventures of Fievel, a little boy mouse who journeys from Russia to America with his family to seek a new life free of cat persecution. During the stormy boat trip Fievel is lost at sea, finally washing up ashore in New York Harbor, where he vows to find his family
Dazed and confused by Richard Linklater ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coming of age story of high school students in the '70s. Eight seniors facing life after high school have one last party
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Universal Studios, Inc.

MCA Inc. Universal City Studios
Universal City studio
Universal Studios
Languages
English (187)
French (8)
Spanish (5)
German (1)
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