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Universal Pictures Corporation

Works: 550 works in 1,344 publications in 4 languages and 43,189 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Horror films  Monster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Universal Pictures Corporation
Mamma mia! by ABBA (Musical group)( Visual )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 3,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20-year-old Sophie is preparing to marry at her mother's hotel on a Greek island. She has a carefree life, a loving fiancee, and great friends. She is only missing one thing: a father. By reading her mother's diary she discovers that she has three possible fathers. Sophie secretly invites all three men to the wedding in a desperate bid to discover which of them is her father. But not all goes according to plan. Now, old loves are re-kindled, new loves are formed, and Sophie risks everything to discover the true identity of her father
Pitch Perfect by Anna Kendrick( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 1,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arriving at her new college, Beca finds herself not right for any clique but somehow is muscled into one that she never would have picked on her own: alongside mean girls, sweet girls and weird girls whose only thing in common is how good they sound when they sing together. When Beca leads this a cappella singing group out of their traditional arrangements and perfect harmonies into all-new mash-ups, they fight to climb their way to the top of college music competitions
Straight outta Compton( Visual )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1988, a groundbreaking new group revolutionizes music and pop culture, changing and influencing hip-hop forever. N.W.A's first studio album, "Straight Outta Compton," stirs controversy with its brutally honest depiction of life in Southern Los Angeles. With guidance from veteran manager Jerry Heller, band members Ice Cube (O'Shea Jackson Jr.), Dr. Dre (Corey Hawkins), Eazy-E, DJ Yella and MC Ren navigate their way through the industry, acquiring fame, fortune and a place in history
Everest by Baltasar Kormákur( Visual )

10 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the incredible events surrounding an attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, the film documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Their mettle tested by the harshest elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival
Bridget Jones the edge of reason by Beeban Kidron( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her mid-thirties, still single and still being set up with dates by her mom, Bridget decides she needs to make a change in her life. She falls for her boss who uses her and then dumps her. In the meantime, Bridget keeps running into the divorced guy her mom tried to set her up with, and he happens to be ex-friends with her boss. She uses her diary as a confessional and she begins to wonder if she will ever find true love
Sisters by Arthur Boyd( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two disconnected sisters summoned home to clean out their childhood bedroom before their parents sell the family house. Looking to recapture their glory days, they throw one final high-school-style party for their classmates, which turns into the cathartic rager that a bunch of ground-down adults really need
The phantom of the opera by Rupert Julian( Visual )

51 editions published between 1925 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A disfigured man in a mask abducts the prima donna of the Paris Opera House to his lair in the sewers below"--Halliwell's Film and Video Guide
All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

30 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in English and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven patriotic German youths go together from school to the battlefields of World War I. The center of this drama is a young man who goes from being an enthusiastic war endorser to battle-weary veteran
Mama by Mama( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A supernatural thriller that tells the haunting tale of two little girls who disappeared into the woods the day that their parents were killed. When they are rescued years later and begin a new life, they find that someone or something still wants to come tuck them in at night
The best man holiday( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a fifteen year reunion over the Christmas holidays, a group of college friends soon discover how simple it is for old rivalries and romances to resurface
GalaxyQuest by Dean Parisot( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For four years, the courageous crew of the NSEA Protector-- 'Commannder Peter Quincy Taggart, ' 'Lt. Tawny Madison, ' and 'Dr. Lazarus'-- set off on thrilling and often dangerous missions in space-- and then their series was cancelled! Now, twenty years later, aliens under attack have mistaken the Galaxy Quest television transmissions for 'historical documents' and beamed up the crew of has-been actors to save the universe. With no script, no director and no clue, the actors must turn in the performances of their lives
Legend by Ridley Scott( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Portuguese and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A forest dweller is chosen to save a beautiful princess and defeat the Lord of Darkness
Liar liar by John Huston( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fletcher Reed is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday cake, he has just one wish-- that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When Max's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his biggest asset-- his mouth-- has become his biggest liability
Small soldiers by Joe Dante( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the Commando Elite--toy action figures with an attitude. They've escaped from their boxes along with the Gorgonites, kindhearted but unusual-looking creatures. Now teenager Alan Abernathy gets enlisted to help the Gorgonites and rescue the girl of his dreams before the whole town is turned upside down
The invisible man the legacy collection by James Whale( Visual )

23 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist discovers how to make himself invisible but can't reverse the process. He realizes with terror that he has become a prisoner of his unseen self, and this unbearable state drives him to madness and murder
The Blues Brothers by John Landis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Jake Blues is released from prison, he and brother Elwood go to visit the old home where they were raised by nuns. They learn the church is no longer supporting the institution and will sell the place to the education authority. The only way to keep the place open is if the $5000 tax on the property is paid within the next 11 days. The brothers want to help and decide to put their blues band back together and raise the money by staging a big show. As they set off on their "mission from God" they seem to make more enemies than friends along the way
The mummy by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

16 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ancient Egyptian mummy comes to life thanks to the secret of the Scroll of Thoth
O brother, where art thou? by Joel Coen( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loosely based on Homer's "Odyssey", three escaped chain gang convicts have to travel home to try and recover buried loot from a bank heist. Along the way they meet up with some strange characters
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