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MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 949 works in 1,607 publications in 4 languages and 63,163 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Biographical films  Animated films  Historical films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and French and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar Schindler, a "good" German, saves the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust
Apollo 13 by Ron Howard( Visual )

10 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly, flight director Gene Kranz and a heroic ground crew race against time, and the odds, to bring them home"--Container
Babe by Dick King-Smith( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entertaining version of the life of Babe Ruth, from his youth in Baltimore to his retirement from the game of baseball
Lorenzo's oil by Mi le( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parents of a young boy stricken with a degenerative immune system disease, ALD, struggle to find a way to halt the progress of the disease. Based on a true story
Jurassic Park by Sam Neill( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a remote island off Costa Rica, wealthy entrepreneur John Hammond (Attenborough) has created Jurassic Park. It features real live dinosaurs, created through the reconstruction of dinosaur DNA. Prompted by his lawyer (Ferrero), Hammond recruits paleontologist Dr. Alan Grant (Neill), paleobotanist Dr. Ellie Sattler (Dern), and eccentric mathematician Ian Malcolm (Goldblum) to take a guided tour of the park, evaluate it, and give it a seal of approval. Hammond's visiting grandchildren (Richards and Mazzello) come along for the ride, which is interrupted by a tropical storm and industrial sabotage
Beethoven's 2nd by Rod Daniel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel about the Newton family and their further adventures with the lovable Saint Bernard, Beethoven. When Beethoven meets the lady Saint Bernard of his dreams, the result is four valuable pups. The owner of the female sees only money, and its up to the Newton kids to bring the pups home!
The Land before time by Judy Freudberg( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a long-ago age of volcanoes and perilous earthquakes a young bracheosaurus named Littlefoot suddenly finds himself on his own. Setting out to find the lush feeding ground of the legendary Great Valley, he meets up with four other young dinosaurs named Cera, Spike, Ducky and Petrie who join his quest
The land before time II : the great valley adventure by Universal Home Entertainment Productions (Firm)( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Littlefoot, a young brontosaurus, and his friends Cera, Spike, Ducky and Petrie travel to the forbidden "Great beyond", where they soon find themselves in big trouble!
Fried green tomatoes by Jon Avnet( Visual )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chance encounter in a nursing home leads to an unexpected friendship between a dowdy housewife and a spry octogenarian who tells her the story of a fiercely independent woman half a century ago, inspiring the housewife to change her life, often with hilarious results
The paper( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A star-studded cast in a stop-the-presses comedy that brings the fast paced, cutthroat, frequently hilarious world of newspaper journalism vividly to life
Beethoven by Brian Levant( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Newton family is unprepared for the chaos that enters their lives when the cute, frisky St. Bernard puppy they adopt grows into an enormous, drooling disaster-prone pooch named Beethoven!
Casper by Sherri Stoner( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casper's magic touch -- Casper's outdoor sports -- Casper's city trips
To Kill a Mockingbird by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The setting is a dusty Southern town during the Depression. A white woman accuses a black man of rape. Though he is obviously innocent, the outcome of his trial is such a foregone conclusion that no lawyer will step forward to defend him-- except the town's most distinguished citizen. His compassionate defense costs him many friendships but earns him the respect and admiration of his two motherless children
Balto III by Simon Wells( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An animated adventure about brave Alaskan sled dogs that deliver serum to save children from an epidenic in 1925."
The land before time III : the time of the great giving by Universal Home Video( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a meteorite cuts off the water supply for the Great Valley, a young dinosaur named Littlefoot and his friends search for more water and find a large pool near the home of the dreaded Sharpteeth
The land before time IV : journey through the mists by MCA Universal Home Video( Visual )

4 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Littlefoot's grandpa gets sick, he and his friends set out through the once-dry land of mists to retrieve the special night flower which will save him
12 monkeys by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and French and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 2035 and people subsist in a desolate netherworld after the eradication of 99 percent of the earth's population, a holocaust that makes the planet's surface uninhabitable and people's destiny uncertain. A desperate group of scientists secure a reluctant volunteer, James Cole, to embark on a dangerous mission back to 1996 in the hope he can unravel this nightmare before everyone is dead. When he arrives in 1996, he meets Jeffrey Goines, the unstable son of a renowned scientist, and Dr. Kathryn Railly, a psychiatrist and author who eventually believes his prophetic warnings of the world's fate. Questioning his own sanity, Cole and Railly struggle to unravel the mystery with two clues: a haunting childhood memory and a series of puzzling symbols from a group known as The Army of the Twelve Monkeys--Summary taken from Baseline, 3/14/96
Back to the future by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty McFly and Doc Brown first travel to the year 2015 to save Marty's as yet unborn son from going to jail. While there Marty purchases a sports history book, wanting to make some money wagering on future events. Doc convinces him this would be unethical and he discards the book. Biff, who became a wealthy man by using this book, delivers the book to himself as a young man to insure his future. Marty and Doc must then go back to 1955 to retrieve the book
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Robert Jordan, an American demolition expert who lends his abilities to the anti-fascist freedom fighters of Spain. Assisting him is a band of warriors that includes the strong-willed Pilar, the dangerously undependable Pablo, and the lovely, innocent Maria
The Flintstones by Brian Levant( Visual )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the town of Bedrock, Fred Flintstone is set up to take the rap when Cliff Vandercave plans to steal a fortune from Slate and Co
 
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Languages
English (136)

Spanish (12)

French (6)

German (1)

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Apollo 13BabeThe Land before timeThe land before time II : the great valley adventureFried green tomatoesBeethovenTo Kill a MockingbirdBalto III