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Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 982 works in 1,831 publications in 4 languages and 153,008 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Humor  Interviews 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Publications by Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Most widely held works by Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Erin Brockovich by Steven Soderbergh( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 2,994 libraries worldwide
A young mother in desperate need of a job begins to work as a paralegal and stumbles across a toxic situation in groundwater which develops into a monumental lawsuit against a giant corporation
Shark tale by Vicky Jenson( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 2,611 libraries worldwide
Oscar is a lowly tongue-scrubber at the local Whale Wash, who becomes an improbable hero when he tells a great white lie. To keep his secret, Oscar teams up with an outcast vegetarian Great White shark, Lenny, and the two become the most unlikely of friends. When his lie begins to unravel, it's up to Oscar's loyal friend Angie and Lenny to help him stand up to the most feared shark in the water and find his true place in the reef
The terminal by Steven Spielberg( visu )
9 editions published in 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 2,421 libraries worldwide
Viktor Navorski is a simple man with a mission who finds himself trapped in bureaucratic limbo at JKF airport after a coup in his country makes his visa invalid. He cannot leave the terminal to return to his own country and he cannot enter the United States. He becomes a man without a country, so he convinces airport workers to come to his aid: Gupta the hilarious Indian custodian; Enrique who transports food; Torres the security clerk and Mulroy. Viktor also meets and falls in love with a stewardess who has spent her life waiting for the right man to come along
American graffiti by George Lucas( visu )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 2,271 libraries worldwide
An episodic look at growing up in the innocence of America before the Vietnam War, focusing on a group of teens spend their time cruising and meeting at the drive-in
Shrek 2 by Andrew Adamson( visu )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,976 libraries worldwide
Following Shrek and Princess Fiona's honeymoon, the newly wed couple go to Princess Fiona's parents palace for dinner. When the Fairy Godmother discovers that Fiona and Shrek are now married she reminds the king about an old agreement they made vowing that Fiona will marry her son, Prince Charming. The King then hires an ogre slaying cat named Puss-in-Boots to kill Shrek
Do the right thing by Spike Lee( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,892 libraries worldwide
"The hottest day of the year explodes onscreen in this vibrant look at a day in the life of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. A portrait of urban racial tensions sparked controversy while earning popular and critical praise, "--Container
In good company by Paul Weitz( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,883 libraries worldwide
A successful middle-aged ad executive suddenly find himself working for a young hotshot half his age, who also develops a romantic interest in his daughter
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( visu )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,777 libraries worldwide
When a traveller from another planet gets stranded on earth, he is found by a young boy named Elliot, who befriends him. Elliot tries to help E.T. contact his home planet for rescue before he is caught by the government agents who are searching for him
Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind by Michel Gondry( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,715 libraries worldwide
When Joel discovers that his girlfriend, Clementine, has had their tumultuous relationship erased from her mind through an experimental scientific procedure, he decides to ease his own pain by getting the same treatment. But, as each memory of Clementine is systematically eliminated, Joel suddenly realizes how much he still loves her and desperately attempts to reverse the process
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,701 libraries worldwide
Montag, a regimented fireman in charge of burning the forbidden volumes, meets a revolutionary school teacher who dares to read. Suddenly he finds himself a hunted fugitive, forced to choose not only between two women, but between personal safety and intellectual freedom
Scarface by Brian De Palma( visu )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,698 libraries worldwide
Inspired by the 1932 classic of the same title, Scarface follows the violent career of a smalltime Cuban refugee hoodlum who guns his way to the top of Miami's cocaine empire
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
17 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in English and held by 1,659 libraries worldwide
Horror melodrama in which a woman disappears after spending the night in an isolated motel which adjoins an eerie Victorian mansion, inhabited by a disturbed young man and his mother
Back to the future the complete trilogy by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,659 libraries worldwide
Back to the Future part III: Doc Brown has decided to live in the Old West of the 1880's. But when he's in danger of meeting an untimely end, Marty travels back into the past to rescue him. Doc is so smitten by a schoolteacher that he's become distracted. Now, it's up to Marty to keep Doc out of trouble, get the DeLorean running, and put the past, present and future on track
Diarios de motocicleta Motorcycle diaries by Walter Salles( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 1,618 libraries worldwide
In 1952, twenty-three year old medical student Ernesto Guevara de la Serna (later better known as Ernesto Che Guevara) just one semester away from graduation, decides to postpone his last semester to accompany his twenty-nine year old biochemist friend Alberto Granado on his four month, 8,000 km long dream motorcycle trip throughout South America starting from their home in Buenos Aires. Their quest is to see things they've only read about in books about the continent on which they live, and to finish that quest on Alberto's thirtieth birthday on the other side of the continent in the Guajira Peninsula in Venezuela
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 1,597 libraries worldwide
San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe fear of heights. When a rich shipbuilder hires Scottie to follow his wife, who may be suicidal, Scottie finds himself falling in love with her. Eventually Ferguson becomes obsessed with the chance to re-create her in another woman
Lost in translation by Sofia Coppola( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,557 libraries worldwide
Bob Harris y Charlotte son dos norteamericanos que se encuentran en Tokio. Bob es una estrella de cine de mediana edad que ha venido a rodar un anuncio. Charlotte es una mujer joven que acompaña a todas partes a su marido, un fanático del trabajo. Incapaces de dormir, los caminos de Bob y Charlotte se cruzan por casualidad y no tardará en nacer entre ellos una sorprendente amistad. Se aventuran juntos en la vida nocturna de Tokio, comparten inolvidables experiencias con los habitantes de la ciudad y terminan descubriendo una nueva manera de ver la vida
Touch of evil by Orson Welles( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,545 libraries worldwide
On honeymoon with his new bride, Susan, Mexican-born police officer Mike Vargas agrees to investigate a car bombing. In so doing, he incurs the wrath of local police chief Hank Quinlan, a corrupt, bullying behemoth with a perfect arrest record. Vargas suspects that Quinlan has planted evidence to win his past convictions, and he is not about to let the suspect in the current case be railroaded. Determined to get Vargas out of his hair, Quinlan makes a deal with local crime boss Uncle Joe Grandi to frame Susan on a drug rap. Dissecting the nature of good and evil in a hallucinatory, nightmarish ambiance, this baroque south-of-the-border mystery opens with one of the most remarkably extended long takes in movie history
All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( visu )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 1,445 libraries worldwide
The screen adaptation of Remarque's anti-war novel follows a group of young German recruits in World War I through their passage from idealism to disillustionment, until the central character, Paul Baumer, declares, We live in the trenches and we fight. We try not to be killed -- that's all."
Despicable me 2 ( visu )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,383 libraries worldwide
Recruited by the Anti-Villain League, Gru helps deal with a powerful new super criminal
Mulholland Dr ( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,353 libraries worldwide
A beautiful woman riding in a limosine along Los Angeles' Mulholland Drive is targeted by a would-be shooter, but before he can pull the trigger, she is injured when her limo is hit by another car. The woman stumbles away from the accident and meets up with a plucky ingenue new to L.A. But are things really as they seem?
 
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Spanish (7)
Italian (1)
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