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MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 2,283 works in 5,440 publications in 4 languages and 188,510 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Horror films  Musical films  Animal films  Christian fiction 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Publications by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Most widely held works by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Inherit the wind by Stanley Kramer( visu )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 1,839 libraries worldwide
Widescreen. A small Tennessee town gained national attention in 1925 when a biology schoolteacher was arrested for violating state law and teaching Darwin's theory of evolution in the classroom
Get Shorty by Barry Sonnenfeld( visu )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 1,520 libraries worldwide
Loan shark Chili Palmer had done his time as a gangster. So when "business" takes him to Los Angeles to collect a debt from down-and-out filmmaker Harry Zimm, Chili talks tough ... and then pitches Harry a script idea. Immediately Chili is swept into the Hollywood scene: he schmoozes film star Martin Weir and romances "B" movie queen Karen Flores. In fact, all would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it weren't for the drug smugglers and an angry mobster who wan't leave him alone
West Side story by Robert Wise( visu )
20 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,404 libraries worldwide
The classic story of two people from different gangs falling in love. Two disc set with special features including an hour-long documentary on the making of the film and much more
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( visu )
22 editions published between 1939 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 1,334 libraries worldwide
Tossed by a Kansas twister into a world of enchantment, Dorothy seeks the Wizard of Oz to help her find her way home
Coming home by Hal Ashby( visu )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 1,192 libraries worldwide
A love story set against the social upheaval of the Vietnam war. While Sally's husband is serving in Vietnam, she becomes involved with a veteran of the war, a paraplegic at a San Diego veterans hospital
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( visu )
10 editions published between 1962 and 1999 in English and held by 1,170 libraries worldwide
About three generations of pioneers who live, love and fight through the epic events that shaped the Old West
Ben-Hur a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( visu )
38 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,163 libraries worldwide
Ben-Hur, a Judean prince, is unjustly arrested and enslaved. Finally, in a breathtaking chariot race, he wreaks a shattering vengeance upon the Roman Tribune who destroyed his family
Fiddler on the roof by United Artists Corporation( visu )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 1,121 libraries worldwide
Topol is Tevye, a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in the village of Anatevka in Czarist Russia. With a sharp-tongued wife at home and growing anti-semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep Tevye strong when his existence is balanced as precariously as a fiddler on the roof
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak( visu )
15 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
A film about the Russian Revolution as seen through the eyes of a doctor/poet. Doctor Zhivago sees his life torn apart by the Revolution and the alterations also affect the lives of many around him, including the gentle woman he marries and the fascinating other woman he cannot forget
All dogs go to heaven by David Weiss( visu )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
Set in Louisiana in 1939, this animated film centers around a roguish German shepherd who finds himself guardian to a lonely little orphan who has the ability to talk to animals
Singin' in the rain by Nacio Herb Brown( visu )
21 editions published between 1951 and 2000 in English and held by 1,027 libraries worldwide
A musical parody of Hollywood's frantic transition to the "talkies" during the late twenties. Includes the original trailer, a deleted sequence featuring Debbie Reynolds, and reminiscences about the filming of the movie
Dr. No by Terence Young( visu )
13 editions published between 1962 and 2000 in English and held by 1,006 libraries worldwide
British Agent 007 investigates interferences to U.S. rocket launches. He is sent to Jamaica, the suspected nerve centre from where the interference is emanating, to stifle the plans of his arch enemy SPECTRE's delegate, Dr. No who will stop at nothing to control the world
Overboard by Garry Marshall( visu )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 999 libraries worldwide
A super-rich and pretentious socialite winds up in the world of a struggling carpenter with four kids
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( visu )
11 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and held by 996 libraries worldwide
The story of four sisters who grow up in Massachusetts during the Civil War. The story follows their joys and sorrows as they become the "little women" their father so proudly calls them
The black stallion by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( visu )
17 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 987 libraries worldwide
Boy and horse are shipwrecked on an island where they become fast friends. Upon their return home they work together for a try in one of the great races at Santa Anita
Red River by Coleen Gray( visu )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 979 libraries worldwide
One of the finest westerns ever made. Tom Dunson is a self-made cattle baron who will do anything to protect his way of life. So when plummeting livestock values demand that he drive his herd through the treacherous Chisholm Trail, Tom proves that he will risk anything to reach his destination...even his own sanity
Poltergeist by Tobe Hooper( visu )
14 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in English and held by 930 libraries worldwide
Life is very pleasant for a California family until a host of other-worldly forces invades their peaceful suburban home. Their house is turned into a supernatural sideshow, and if the family doesn't clear out, they will be swept off into nightmarish chaos
12 angry men by Sidney Lumet( visu )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 929 libraries worldwide
Courtroom drama revolving around the trial of a boy accused of killing his father, where one man stands between him and capital punishment
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder( visu )
15 editions published between 1959 and 2001 in English and held by 908 libraries worldwide
Two unemployed musicians accidentally witness the St. Valentine's Day Massacre and flee to Miami disguised as female musicians
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas! by Seuss( visu )
8 editions published between 1966 and 1994 in English and held by 906 libraries worldwide
In tongue-twisting verse and lighthearted music, this is the timeless tale of the mean-spirited Grinch and his feeble attempts to steal the yuletide celebration of Whoville
 
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Alternative Names
MGM Family Entertainment.
MGM/UA Home Entertainment.
MGM UA Home Video.
MGM United Artists.
Languages
English (286)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
French (1)
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