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MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 2,346 works in 5,920 publications in 4 languages and 161,415 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  History  Children's films  Fantasy films  Spy films  Detective and mystery 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 1,864 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 1,631 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 1,495 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
West Side Story by Robert Wise( visu )
19 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,164 libraries worldwide
A modern version of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, set in the Puerto Rican section of New York City
Overboard by Garry Marshall( visu )
8 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
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( visu )
23 editions published between 1939 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 1,131 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 MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( visu )
12 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 1,120 libraries worldwide
A love story set against the social upheaval of the Vietnam war. While Sally's husband is serving in Vietnam, she becomes emotionally 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 1,012 libraries worldwide
About three generations of pioneers who live, love and fight through the epic events that shaped the Old West
Poltergeist by Tobe Hooper( visu )
24 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 979 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
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
13 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in English and held by 966 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
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( visu )
35 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and German and held by 951 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
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( visu )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and French and held by 939 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
Dr. No by Terence Young( visu )
15 editions published between 1962 and 2000 in English and held by 934 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 Guy Hamilton( visu )
28 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 933 libraries worldwide
Agent 007 and his girlfriend Pussy Galore pursue ruthless millionaire Auric Goldfinger, who is attempting to steal America's gold reserve
All dogs go to heaven by David Weiss( visu )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and French and held by 917 libraries worldwide
Charlie, a dog out for revenge against his human partner, returns from heaven and befriends a little orphan girl
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( visu )
19 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 909 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 887 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,000-man Mexican army--a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas
The Battle of Britain by Guy Hamilton( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 877 libraries worldwide
The understaffed, technically inferior Royal Air Force holds off an invasion by the German Luftwaffe in 1940
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( visu )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 860 libraries worldwide
A World War II U.S. Navy submarine commander and his lieutenant wage war not only against the enemy, but also against each other
12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( visu )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 854 libraries worldwide
Classic courtroom drama about a teenage boy accused of killing his father and the jury that must decide his fate
 
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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 (323)
French (7)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
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