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MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 2,099 works in 5,576 publications in 4 languages and 173,564 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Historical films  History  Children's films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Romance 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 )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 1,854 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 )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,500 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 2011 in English and French and held by 1,267 libraries worldwide
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The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( visu )
24 editions published between 1939 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,235 libraries worldwide
Dorothy, her dog Toto, and three friends set off for the mysterious Emerald City in search of the Wizard. They are pursued by the Wicked Witch of the West but they finally reach the Emerald City and receive an audience with the Wizard
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
12 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in English and held by 1,228 libraries worldwide
An innocent family vacation on Long Island doesn't stay innocent for long, as Nick barely unpacks his flask before bodies start to drop
The black stallion by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( visu )
19 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,202 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
Coming Home by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( visu )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 1,154 libraries worldwide
A sad, poignant love story set against the social upheaval of the Vietnam war. Set in 1968, the story concerns a woman who, while her husband is serving in Vietnam, falls in love with a paraplegic while performing volunteer work at a San Diego veterans hospital
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( visu )
11 editions published between 1962 and 1999 in English and German and held by 1,106 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 )
41 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,061 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
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( visu )
15 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,013 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
Overboard by Garry Marshall( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
A super-rich and pretentious socialite winds up in the world of a struggling carpenter with four kids
Poltergeist by Tobe Hooper( visu )
23 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 1,004 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
Doctor Zhivago by Alec Guinness( visu )
20 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 991 libraries worldwide
A young Moscow doctor is separated from his family and forced into military service by the Russian revolution. He falls in love with a young woman he meets and they spend an idyllic interval before they are separated and he writes a volume of poetry in memory of their love
All dogs go to heaven by David Weiss( visu )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and French and held by 985 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
Dr. No by Terence Young( visu )
13 editions published between 1962 and 2000 in English and held by 968 libraries worldwide
James Bond, secret agent 007, is on the trail of Dr. No, a fanatical scientist plotting to take over the world
Red River by Howard Hawks( visu )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 967 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
12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( visu )
14 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 954 libraries worldwide
Classic courtroom drama about a teenage boy accused of killing his father and the jury that must decide his fate
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( visu )
22 editions published between 1951 and 2000 in English and French and held by 918 libraries worldwide
An affectionate spoof of the turmoil that afflicted the motion picture industry in the late 1920s during the change over from silent films to sound
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( visu )
13 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and held by 892 libraries worldwide
Story of four sisters who grew up together in Massachusetts during the Civil War
The Alamo by John Wayne( visu )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 877 libraries worldwide
Wayne plays Davy Crockett in the fatal defense of the small garrison of the Alamo against the onslaught of the mighty armies of Santa Anna in 1836. Original uncut version
 
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Alternative Names
MGM Family Entertainment.
MGM/UA Home Entertainment.
MGM UA Home Video.
MGM United Artists.
Languages
English (318)
French (10)
German (2)
Spanish (1)
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