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United Artists Corporation

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Works: 2,275 works in 7,178 publications in 9 languages and 262,832 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Musical films  Comedy films  Western films  Legal films  Action and adventure films  Sports films 
Roles: prn, Producer, Production personnel, Originator, Distributor, pmn, Other, Defendant, Publisher, Musician
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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West Side Story by Robert Wise( Visual )

54 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 5,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

33 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and French and held by 4,358 WorldCat member 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
Goldfinger by Ian Fleming( Visual )

91 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 4,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent 007 takes on billionaire Auric Goldfinger, who plans to throw the world economy into a tailspin by contaminating the gold at Fort Knox with nuclear radiation
The good, the bad and the ugly by Sergio Leone( Visual )

59 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Southwest during the American Civil War, three men seek a stolen gold shipment. With greed as their sole motivation, they overcome anything that gets in their way--including each other
Bowling for Columbine by Michael Moore( Visual )

40 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Gamma]¿Estados Unidos es una nación de gente loca por las armas o sólo de gente loca?[gamma]. Ésta es la cuestión que impulsó al documentalista Michael Moore a dirigir [gamma]Bowling for Columbine[gamma]. Moore viaja por Estados Unidos para retratar e intentar comprender la cultura de las armas y de la violencia que existe en su país."
Hotel Rwanda by United Artists Corporation( Visual )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a five-star-hotel manager who uses his wits and persuasion in striving to save more than 1,200 Tutsis and Hutus from being massacred by the Interahamwe militia during the 1994 Rwandan conflict
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder( Visual )

32 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and German and held by 3,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during Prohibition, two men, sought by the mob, disguise themselves as girls and join a female jazz band. When they fall in love complications naturallly ensue, which makes for a crazy comedy
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

63 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake La Motta is a boxer whose psychological and sexual complexities erupt into violence both in and out of the ring. His brother Joey falls prey to Jake's mounting paranoia and jealousy, while fifteen-year-old Vickie, becomes Jake's wife and most prized trophy. The same anger that drives Jake in the ring, ultimately drives him to beat his wife and brother, and sends Jake down a self-destructive spiral of paranoia and rage
Annie Hall by Woody Allen( Visual )

58 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woody Allen's semiautobiographical portrait of his amorous, but ultimately mismatched, relationship with co-star Diane Keaton. Allen uses satire and comedy to portray this "nervous romance" for modern times
Rain man by Barry Levinson( Visual )

56 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-involved young man is shocked to discover that his millionaire father left most of his estate to an unknown beneficiary. The man tracks down said beneficiary, who turns out to be his brother and an autistic savant
Rocky by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

55 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa, a club fighter seemingly going nowhere, gets his once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go the distance and come out a winner when fate puts him in the ring with the world heavyweight champion
Stagecoach by John Ford( Visual )

27 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of passengers with nothing in common are stuck inside a coach that is being attacked by bandits and Indians
The apartment by Billy Wilder( Visual )

24 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 2,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious office clerk plans to get ahead by lending out his apartment to his boss, but falls in love with the boss's girlfriend
Capote by Bennett Miller( Visual )

26 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the night of November 14, 1959, in Holcomb, Kansas, a farmhouse is broken into by Perry Smith and Dick Hickock. With a 'no witness' policy, they murder the entire family. Truman Capote, a popular writer for The New Yorker, learns about the horrific and senseless murder. Inspired by the story material, Capote and his partner, Harper Lee, travel to Holcomb to do research for an article. As Capote digs deeper into the story, he decides to expand the project into what would be his greatest work, 'In Cold Blood.' He arranges extensive interviews with Smith and Hickock, especially with Smith, a man with a troubled history. As he works on his book, Capote feels some compassion for Smith and helps the duo get a new lawyer. However, that feeling deeply conflicts with his need to finished his book which only an execution can provide. That conflict and the mixed motives for both interviewer and subject make for a troubling experience that would produce an literary account that would redefine modern non-fiction
The miracle worker by Arthur Penn( Visual )

20 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and held by 2,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the story about the struggle of a Boston teacher, Annie Sullivan, to communicate with and teach the deaf, blind, and mute child, Helen Keller
Walküre = Valkyrie by Bryan Singer ( '08 ) Movie( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the incredible true story of Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg and his ingenious assassination plot targeting Adolf Hitler, this engrossing thriller reenacts the daring operation to eliminate one of the most evil tyrants the world has ever known
Ian Fleming's From Russia with love by Ian Fleming( Visual )

57 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and held by 2,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond travels to Istanbul to retrieve a top secret Soviet decoding machine. But his mission is put in jeopardy when he falls in love with a sexy Russian double agent
Judgment at Nuremberg by Elia Kazan( Visual )

26 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and held by 2,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American judge Daniel Haywood presides over the trial of four German jurists accused of "legalizing" Nazi atrocities. But as graphic accounts of sterilization and murder unfold in the courtroom, mounting political pressure for leniency forces Haywood into making the most harrowing and difficult decision of his career
Inherit the Wind by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in English and held by 2,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the real-life 1925 trial featuring Clarence Darrow and William Jennings Bryan. Famous lawyer Henry Drummond battles fundamentalist Matthew Brady in a Tennessee courtroom when schoolteacher Bertram Cates is put on trial for violating the Butler Act, a state law that prohibits public school teachers from teaching evolution
The Night of the Hunter by Charles Laughton( Visual )

30 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 2,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychotic self-styled preacher marries and murders a young widow for her money. He then pursues her children to get his hands on it, only to meet his match in the form of a saintly farm woman
 
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