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MGM Home Entertainment Inc

Overview
Works: 2,255 works in 6,048 publications in 4 languages and 477,775 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Biography  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Detective and mystery films  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, fds, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about MGM Home Entertainment Inc
 
Most widely held works by MGM Home Entertainment Inc
West Side story by Robert Wise ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 4,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 3,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two unemployed musicians accidentally witness the St. Valentine's Day Massacre and flee to Miami disguised as female musicians in an all-girl band
Hotel Rwanda by Terry George ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A deeply moving true story about a five-star-hotel manager who used his wits and worlds to save more than 1,200 lives during the 1994 Rwandan conflict
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychopath is murdering young women across the Midwest. Believing that it takes one to know one, the FBI sends Agent Clarice Starling to interview a demented prisoner, Dr. Hannibal Lecter. Lecter is willing to provide clues to the killer's actions if Clarice will feed his morbid curiosity by telling him about her own complicated life
Bowling for Columbine by Michael Moore ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and French and held by 3,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[gamma]¿Estados Unidos es una nación de gente loca por las armas o sólo de gente loca?[gamma]. Ésta es la cuestión que impulsó al documentalista Michael Moore a dirigir [gamma]Bowling for Columbine[gamma]. Moore viaja por Estados Unidos para retratar e intentar comprender la cultura de las armas y de la violencia que existe en su país"
Fargo by Joel Coen ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 2,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A saccharine-sweet car salesman in a small Minnesota town is heavily in debt, but he has a plan: he'll go to Fargo, ND, and hire two thugs to kidnap his wife, in a scheme to collect a hefty ransom from his wealthy father-in-law. However, the plan goes awry, and the local Police Chief, coffee-drinking, parka-wearing, and extremely pregnant, will stop at nothing to get her man
Platoon by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 2,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Platoon is the story of every soldier whose innocence was lost in the war-torn jungles of Vietnam. Chris Taylor arrives in Vietnam and quickly discovers that his worst enemies are not just the Viet Cong, but gnawing fear, physical exhaustion and the anger growing within himself
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 2,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sent to protect a US outpost on the desolate frontier, Lt. John Dunbar finds himself alone in the vast wilderness. Befriending the very people he's sent to protect the outpost from, the Sioux Indians, Dunbar slowly comes to revere those he once feared. But when the encroaching US Army threatens to overrun the Sioux, he is forced to make a choice, one that will forever change his destiny and that of a proud and defiant nation. Extended Cut
The graduate by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in English and held by 2,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Un joven, tras lograr graduarse con excelentes notas, mantiene relaciones íntimas con la madre de la mujer de la que posteriormente se enamorará"
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jake La Motta is a boxer whose psychological and sexual complexities erupt into violence both in and out of the ring. His brother Joey falls prey to Jake's mounting paranoia and jealousy, while fifteen-year-old Vickie, becomes Jake's wife and most prized trophy. The same anger that drives Jake in the ring, ultimately drives him to beat his wife and brother, and sends Jake down a self-destructive spiral of paranoia and rage
Die another day by Neal Purvis ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 2,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While on assignment in North Korea, Bond is captured by government agents, where he's imprisoned and tortured for over a year. When Bond is exchanged for another prisoner, not everyone is certain 007 is still capable of doing the job. After an unscrupulous entrepreneur is discovered to be in cohoots with the other prisoner, Bond is back on the case, and he finds the two men have sinister plans which could decide the fate of the world
Rain man by Barry Levinson ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 2,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A self-involved young man is shocked to discover that his millionaire father left most of his estate to an unknown beneficiary. The man tracks down said beneficiary, who turns out to be his brother and an autistic savant
Annie Hall by Woody Allen ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 2,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alvy Singer is one of Manhattan's most brilliant comedians, but when it comes to romance, his delivery needs a little work. Introduced by his best friend, Alvy falls in love with the dizzy but delightful nightclub singer Annie Hall
In the heat of the night by Norman Jewison ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 2,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black homicide expert is asked to help solve the murder of a wealthy businessman in a small town
Fiddler on the roof by United Artists Corporation ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tevye is a poor milkman in czarist Russia, where he provides for five unmarried daughters and a sharp-tongued wife. Faced with mounting financial strain and growing anti-Semitism, Tevye strives to maintain balance despite the precarious nature of his situation
Legally blonde by Robert Luketic ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 2,284 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
The Thomas Crown affair by John McTiernan ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 2,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billionaire Thomas Crown loves courting disaster and winning! But when he meets his match in an intelligent, cunning, lady insurance investigator, a game of cat and mouse ensues
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 2,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un héros de la guerre de Corée rentre aux États-Unis où il est décoré. En fait, un lavage de cerveau subi durant sa captivité en a fait un robot tueur, manipulé par un agent communiste qui est sa propre mère. Sa mission est de tuer le président
Skyfall by Sam Mendes ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,210 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 great escape by Paul Brickhill ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 2,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictionalized version of the unprecedented escape from Stalag Luft III. A high-security German prisoner-of-war camp in 1942 holds only known troublemakers and risk-takers, all of whom are determined to pull off the war's most daring escape
 
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Alternative Names
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment (Firm)
Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment (Firma)
Languages
English (428)
Spanish (3)
French (3)
Turkish (1)
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