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Universal Pictures Company

Overview
Works: 2,165 works in 3,886 publications in 4 languages and 53,952 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Fiction  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Children's films  Animated films  Romantic plays 
Roles: Producer, Distributor, Publisher, prn, pmn, Editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Universal Pictures Company
 
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Most widely held works by Universal Pictures Company
Pride & prejudice by Joe Wright( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of lively and rebellious Elizabeth, one of five unmarried daughters living in the countryside of 19th century England, in a world where an advantageous marriage is a woman's sole occupation
The land before time by Judy Freudberg( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La deslumbrante Edición de Aniversario de En busca del valle encantado, que ofrecen Steven Spielberg y George Lucas, nos presenta a Piecito, Cera, Púas, Patito y Petrie y narra la historia de su primera jornada juntos la emocionante búsqueda de exuberante y legendario Gran Valle. A lo largo del camino, los amigos prehistóricos superan varios desafios y aprenden el valor del trabajo en equipo y del la amistad. Este encantador clásico es la aventura que lo comenzó todo, y continúa capturando los corazones de niños y adultos por igual."--Cover
My man Godfrey by Gregory La Cava( Visual )

34 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in English and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a riotous society scavenger hunt for a "forgotten man," Lombard finds Powell living in a rubbish dump. She hires him as a butler; and he changes each member of her rich, mad family, while finding new purpose in his own life. A classic screwball comedy of the 1930's
Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

20 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A calculating and charming killer hides out in his relatives' small hometown. There, he befriends his favorite niece and namesake, who begins to suspect her uncle may be the famed Merry Widow murderer. A deadly game of cat and mouse ensues as the psychopathic killer plots the death of his young niece to protect his secret
Shenandoah by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

15 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Virginia farmer during the Civil War refuses to support either the Confederacy or the Union until his son is taken prisoner and, seeing the horrors of war first-hand, he is forced at last to take his stand
Destry rides again by George Marshall( Visual )

14 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Destry, a mild-mannered deputy who doesn't like guns ... is called to restore order to the hopelessly corrupt frontier town of Bottleneck. Though reluctant to undertake such an enormous task, he's soon roped into action after meeting the seductive Frenchy, an alluring saloon girl who belts out unforgettable show-stoppers like "The Boys in the Back Room," while winning the hero's heart."--Container
The Express by Gary Fleder( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1949, dans une ville ouvrière de l'État de New York, le petit Ernie Davis affiche très jeune un redoutable talent pour la course. Plus tard, après s'être illustré sur le terrain de football, Davis est courtisé par les équipes de plusieurs universités. Sur le conseil de son idole Jim Brown, il opte pour Syracuse et ses Orangemen. Au début des années 1960, l'ascension de Davis fait écho à la lutte pour les droits civiques. Les parties que son équipe dispute dans le Sud sont particulièrement éprouvantes sur ce plan. Premier joueur noir à gagner le trophée Heisman, Ernie Davis aura brillé brièvement mais intensément
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Stanton is a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife, Susan. Running against the odds, the Stantons need all the help they can get from their extremely colorful political team. Together, they take off on a hilarious, heart-wrenching and ultimately history-making roller coaster ride to the top
Popstar : never stop never stopping by Andy Samberg( Visual )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conner4Real faces a crisis of popularity after his sophomore album flops, leaving his fans, sycophants and rivals all wondering what to do when he's no longer the dopest star of all
The naked city by Jules Dassin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Dexter is an attractive blonde model who is murdered in her New York City apartment. Homicide detectives Dan Muldoon and Jimmy Halloran investigate. Suspicion falls on various shifty people who all prove to have some connection with a string of apartment burglaries. Then a burglar is found dead who once had an elusive partner named Willie
Ernest Hemingway's The killers by Don Siegel( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melodramatic thrillers based on the Hemingway story about two hit men and their target, who accepts his fate as though he were already dead
Spartacus by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

36 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spartacus is the bold gladiator slave who leads a massive slave revolt against Imperial Rome in this epic true account of man's eternal struggle for freedom
Imitation of life by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

12 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1959 version: Two single mothers, a down-on-her-luck actress and a homeless woman, attempt to find happiness for themselves and their daughters
The Bank dick by Edward Cline( Visual )

10 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egbert Souse accidentally foils a bank robbery and is hired as a bank guard
The far country by Anthony Mann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A solid western saga set against the colorful, scenic backdrop of Alaskan mining camps
Imitation of life by John M Stahl( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1934 version: Two single mothers join together to form a successful business, but find that material success does nothing to stabilize their personal lives
Uncle Tom's cabin by Harry Pollard( Visual )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet Beecher Stowe's influential 19th century story of the pre-Civil war South. Peace-loving slave Tom is forced to submit to his sadistic master, the evil Simon Legree. Helpless slaves -- raped, tortured and humiliated -- are eventually driven to rebel against their wicked oppressors
Marlene Dietrich : the glamour collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
W.C. Fields comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bank dick: "W.C. Fields is Egbert Souse, a lowly bank guard who divides his time between the Black Pussy Cat Cafe and his dreaded family. His humdrum life changes when fate leads him to heroism, Hollywood and the good life. Packed with classic routines, including a wacky cops and robbers chase"--Container
The thrill of it all! by Norman Jewison( Visual )

5 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor's peaceful domestic life is turned upside down when his restless spouse becomes famous doing television commercials
 
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Pride & prejudice
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Languages
English (265)

French (4)

Spanish (3)

German (2)

Covers
The land before timeMy man GodfreyShadow of a doubtDestry rides againErnest Hemingway's The killersSpartacusThe Bank dickMarlene Dietrich : the glamour collectionThe thrill of it all!