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United Artists Corporation

Overview
Works: 1,992 works in 6,846 publications in 9 languages and 261,868 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Comedy films  Musical films  Western films  Legal films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Originator, Distributor, Other, pmn, Defendant, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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West Side Story by Robert Wise( Visual )

51 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 5,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern version of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, set in the Puerto Rican section of New York City
12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

36 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and French and held by 4,533 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
The good, the bad and the ugly by Sergio Leone( Visual )

54 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,578 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 )

34 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Off-air recording of television program broadcast on July 3, 2004 and date copied on July 7, 2004 made by : Bundoora, Vic. : La Trobe University, The Borchardt Library. OA2004-219
Hotel Rwanda by Terry George( Visual )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,243 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 )

31 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and German and held by 3,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On-the-run musicians disguise themselves as women and join a singer in an all-female jazz band in order to escape the mob
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

67 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical film about middleweight champion boxer Jake La Motta
Annie Hall by Woody Allen( Visual )

54 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and French and held by 3,114 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 )

51 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A callous young hustler living in California finds his father has died and left him only rose bushes and a '49 Buick convertible. Feeling cheated out of what he considers is his 3 million dollar inheritance, he is in for an even bigger surprise-a brother he never knew he had!
Stagecoach by John Ford( Visual )

25 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of passengers with nothing in common is stuck inside a coach that is being attacked by bandits and Indians
Rocky by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

56 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa, the underdog, gets his million-to-one shot at love, self-respect and the world heavyweight boxing crown and comes out a winner
The apartment by Billy Wilder( Visual )

21 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 2,746 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 2,594 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 )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and held by 2,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One might, at first, assume that a biographical film about the education of deaf, mute and blind Helen Keller might be a study in mawkish sentimentality. To the contrary, it is a tough, thought-provoking and often unsettlingly honest story of two very strong personalities, clashing and ultimately overcoming incredible odds. Oscars went to both Patty Duke (as Keller) and Anne Bancroft (as her teacher, Annie Sullivan) for their exceptionally powerful performances, in this recreation of their Broadway success. (NOTE: For this film production of William Gibsonʹs award winning play, United Artists had wanted to replace Bancroft with a more bankable star, but director Arthur Penn insisted on Bancroft, thus bringing her not only commendations for this fine film, but also a long and distinguished Hollywood career.) (Bill Roth)
Goldfinger by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

49 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 2,248 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
In the heat of the night by Norman Jewison( Visual )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black homicide expert is asked to help solve the murder of a wealthy businessman in a small town
Ian Fleming's From Russia with love by Ian Fleming( Visual )

52 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and held by 2,088 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
Walküre Valkyrie by Bryan Singer( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,079 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
Inherit the Wind by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in English and held by 2,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1925 attorney Clarence Darrow battles fundamentalist leader William Jennings Bryan 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 )

26 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 1,995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-styled preacher marries and murders the widow of an executed convict with whom he once shared a cell. He then terrorizes her two young children to force them to tell him the whereabouts of the $10,000 he knows their father hid before his imprisonment
 
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