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MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 2,325 works in 6,050 publications in 4 languages and 158,639 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  History  Children's films  Fantasy films  Spy films  Legal films 
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 1,869 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
The black stallion by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( visu )
17 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,618 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
Get Shorty by Barry Sonnenfeld( visu )
23 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,496 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 pitches Harry a script idea and is immediately swept into the Hollywood scene. All would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it weren't for the drug smugglers and an angry mobster who won't leave him alone
Overboard by Garry Marshall( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,140 libraries worldwide
A super-rich and pretentious socialite winds up in the world of a struggling carpenter with four kids
West Side Story by Robert Wise( visu )
19 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,137 libraries worldwide
A musical that sets the ageless story of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of gang warfare in 1950s New York
Coming Home by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( visu )
13 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 1,112 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
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( visu )
22 editions published between 1939 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 1,108 libraries worldwide
Transported to the land of Oz by a tornado, Dorothy journeys along the Yellow Brick Road with her friends the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodsman and the Cowardly Lion to ask the wizard for help with their problems
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( visu )
11 editions published between 1962 and 1999 in English and held by 997 libraries worldwide
A western adventure spanning three generations, the breadth of a wild, unsettled country, and fifty of the most excitingly turbulent years of this nation's history
Poltergeist by Tobe Hooper( visu )
23 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 970 libraries worldwide
The Freelings have moved into a new house, following the destruction of their Cuesta Verda home by disgruntled ghosts. But the spirits, still determined to get Carol Anne, contact her through her toy phone. In order to get help, the Freeling family turns to a mysterious Indian medicine man, a medium, and a grandmother
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( visu )
43 editions published between 1927 and 2011 in English and German and held by 959 libraries worldwide
Experience the visual splendour, thundering action and towering drama of this record-setting winner of 11 Academy Awards including Best Picture. Charlton Heston brings a physical and moral presence to his Best Actor Oscar-winning role of Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish nobleman in Palastine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race and fateful encounters with Jesus Christ. Best Director Oscar winner William Wyler masterfully grips the reins of an eduring and spellbinding spectacular
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
12 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in English and held by 953 libraries worldwide
Nick and Nora get involved with jockeys and gamblers and characters with names like Rainbow Benny. There's a body in the shower, another hanging from the chandelier, and a diamond bracelet in the radiator
Dr. No by Terence Young( visu )
18 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in English and held by 937 libraries worldwide
James Bond, Agent 007, is sent to Jamaica to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a British secret service agent in this first film in the series
Goldfinger by Ian Fleming( visu )
31 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 926 libraries worldwide
On this assignment, Bond arrives in the U.S. to match wits and fists with a gang of black super villains who are about to engineer a mammoth Caribbean drug deal
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( visu )
18 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and French and held by 916 libraries worldwide
Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village 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 him strong when his existence is as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( visu )
19 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 894 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
The Alamo by John Wayne( visu )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 892 libraries worldwide
This film depicts a pivotal event in American history--when 185 "Texicans" banded together in a crumbling adobe mission to hold off an army of 7,000 Mexican troops long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas. Side 4 and 5- contains interviews and scenes from the making of the Alamo
All dogs go to heaven by Don Bluth( visu )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and French and held by 890 libraries worldwide
Out for revenge against his double-crossing former partner, the roguish German Shepherd Charlie finds himself guardian to a lonely little orphan named Anne-Marie, and her astounding ability to talk to animals leads this unlikely pair on an adventure packed with thrills, laughter, tears, and true love
The Battle of Britain by Guy Hamilton( visu )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 880 libraries worldwide
The British Royal Air Force engages the German Luftwaffe during the Battle of Britain in 1940, with hopes of preventing the Nazis from invading the English mainland
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( visu )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 855 libraries worldwide
The realities of submarine warfare during World War II in the Pacific is centered around two submarine officers who are destined to clash with each other from the first moment they meet
12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( visu )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 840 libraries worldwide
Depicts a jury of men who must decide the fate of a teenage boy who has murdered his abusive father. The jurors are from all walks of life, and bring with them their own opinions, prejudices, fears, and personal demons
 
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Alternative Names
MGM Family Entertainment.
MGM Home Entertainment amerikanskt hemvideoföretag
MGM Home Entertainment US home video company
MGM/UA Home Entertainment.
MGM/UA Home Video
MGM United Artists.
米高梅家庭娛樂發行公司
Languages
English (339)
French (7)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
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