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Universal City Studios

Overview
Works: 2,139 works in 3,523 publications in 5 languages and 92,938 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Fiction  Pictorial works  Motion picture music  War films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Universal City Studios
Publications by Universal City Studios
Most widely held works by Universal City Studios
Alfred Hitchcock's Rear window by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 1,978 libraries worldwide
It only takes one witness to spoil the perfect crime in one of the most acclaimed suspense films of all time. Professional photographer L.B. "Jeff" Jeffries, becomes obsessed with watching the private dramas of his neighbors while confined to a wheelchair with a broken leg. When he suspects that a saleman may have murdered his nagging, invalid wife, Jeffries enlists the help of his stunning socialite girlfriend to investigate the suspicious chain of events
Billy Elliot by Stephen Daldry( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,937 libraries worldwide
"Eleven-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."--Container
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,784 libraries worldwide
Sneakers: Complex but lighthearted thriller about computers and cryptography, government and espionage, secrets and deception and betrayal
Schindler's list by Thomas Keneally( visu )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,622 libraries worldwide
The true story of the enigmatic Oskar Schindler, a member of the Nazi party, womanizer & war profiteer, who saved the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( visu )
27 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
A 10-year old boy befriends a creature from another planet that has been stranded on earth
Scarface by Brian De Palma( visu )
32 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,167 libraries worldwide
The rags-to-riches story of Cuban immigrant Tony 'Scarface' Montana, who finds wealth, power, and passion beyond his wildest dreams at a price he never imagined
Notting Hill by Roger Michell( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,152 libraries worldwide
The world's most famous movie star falls in love with a small-time bookstore owner
Beethoven's 2nd by Rod Daniel( visu )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 1,037 libraries worldwide
About the further adventures of the Newton family and their dog Beethoven
U-571 by Jonathan Mostow( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,025 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
The lost weekend by Billy Wilder( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,025 libraries worldwide
Retrato psicológico de un dipsomaníaco escritor fracasado a causa de su adicción al alcohol
Field of dreams by Phil Alden Robinson( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 1,004 libraries worldwide
"Iowa farmer Ray Kinsella is inspired by a voice he can't ignore to pursue a dream he can hardly believe. Supported by his wife, Annie, Ray begins the quest by turning his ordinary cornfield into a place where dreams can come true. Along the way he meets reclusive activist Terence Mann, the mysterious "Doc" Graham and even the legendary "Shoeless Joe" Jackson"--Container
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 981 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
30 Rock ( visu )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 922 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( visu )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 920 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 breakfast club by John Hughes( visu )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and French and held by 856 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
Destry rides again by George Marshall( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 812 libraries worldwide
"Destry, a mild-mannered deputy who doesn't like guns ... is called to restore order to the hopelessly corrupt frontier town of Bottleneck. Though reluctant to undertake such an enormous task, he's soon roped into action after meeting the seductive Frenchy, an alluring saloon girl who belts out unforgettable show-stoppers like "The Boys in the Back Room," while winning the hero's heart."--Container
The great outdoors ( visu )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 805 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
Friday night lights ( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 787 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
An American tail by Don Bluth( visu )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 774 libraries worldwide
This film follows 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
Borrowers by Peter Hewitt( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 760 libraries worldwide
A clan of thumb-size mischief makers stars in this eye-popping fantasy
 
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controlled identity Universal Studios, Inc.

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Languages
English (184)
French (21)
Spanish (3)
German (2)
Portuguese (1)
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