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MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 2,417 works in 5,712 publications in 4 languages and 168,379 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  History  Historical films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Legal films  Western 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 )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 1,860 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 )
16 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,652 libraries worldwide
A boy and a 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 )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,497 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 )
22 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,220 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 )
23 editions published between 1939 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the wizard who can help her return home. On her way she meets a scarecrow who needs a brain, a tin man who wants a heart, and a cowardly lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the Wizard of Oz will help them, before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
Coming Home by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( visu )
10 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 1,142 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 Fu te( visu )
8 editions published between 1962 and 1999 in English and held by 1,021 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 )
37 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,006 libraries worldwide
A peace-loving prince of Judea, leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself, and his people, as he learns to fight, to love, to hate and, finally, to forgive
Overboard by Garry Marshall( visu )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,006 libraries worldwide
A super-rich and pretentious socialite winds up in the world of a struggling carpenter with four kids
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
12 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in English and held by 997 libraries worldwide
Crime/comedy thriller featuring Nick Charles, private eye, and his wife Nora. The plot unfolds at Christmas when an eccentric inventor disappears after threatening his mistress with a lawsuit for embezzlement
Poltergeist by Tobe Hooper( visu )
24 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 989 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
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( visu )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and French and held by 985 libraries worldwide
A story of changing values, dying traditions, and oppression of a man and his people. A triumphant salute to a people's ability to adapt and survive
Red River by Coleen Gray( visu )
15 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 973 libraries worldwide
One of the finest westerns ever made. Tom Dunson, 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
All dogs go to heaven by David Weiss( visu )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and French and held by 952 libraries worldwide
Charlie, a mischievous German Shepherd dog, finds himself knocking on Heaven's door after a fight with his evil ex-partner, Carface Malone. When he is denied entrance into Heaven, he must earn his halo by becoming the guardian angel of a little girl named Anne-Marie
Dr. No by Terence Young( visu )
11 editions published between 1962 and 2000 in English and held by 949 libraries worldwide
James Bond, Agent 007, is sent to Jamaica to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a British secret service agent
Doctor Zhivago by Alec Guinness( visu )
17 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 940 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
12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( visu )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 905 libraries worldwide
Classic courtroom drama about a teenage boy accused of killing his father and the jury that must decide his fate
The Alamo by Mark Johnson( visu )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 870 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
The Battle of Britain by Guy Hamilton( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 858 libraries worldwide
The story of the aerial combat battle of WWII, in which the Royal Air Force held off the German Luftwaffe
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( visu )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 857 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
 
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MGM Family Entertainment.
MGM/UA Home Entertainment.
MGM/UA Home Video
MGM United Artists.
Languages
English (291)
French (7)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
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