WorldCat Identities

Universal City Studios

Works: 2,062 works in 3,825 publications in 4 languages and 95,254 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Medical television programs  Television series  Historical films  Television programs  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Producer, Distributor, pmn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Universal City Studios
Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 2,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professional photographer, confined to his room by a broken leg, becomes obsessed with watching the private dramas of his neighbours play out across the courtyard. When he suspects his neighbour of murdering his nagging wife, he enlists his socialite girlfriend to help investigate the suspicious chain of events
Billy Elliot by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Durham Coalfield in northest England in 1984, an 11 year old miner's son Billy Elliot is on his way to boxing lessons when he stumbles upon a ballet class. Billy secretly joins the class, knowing that his blue-collar family would never understand
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 1,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Karen Blixen, whose pen name was Isak Dinesen, a strong-willed woman who, with her philandering husband, runs a coffee plantation in Kenya, circa 1914. To her astonishment, she soon discovers herself falling in love with the land, its people, and a mysterious white hunter
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the enigmatic Oskar Schindler, a member of the Nazi party, womanizer & war profiteer, who saved the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust
Notting Hill by Roger Michell( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's most famous movie star falls in love with a small-time bookstore owner
Back to the future by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

48 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this irresistible comic fantasy, a typical American teenager of the 1980's is accidentally sent back to 1955 in a plutonium-powered DeLorean "time machine" invented by a slightly mad scientist. During his amazing trip back in time, the teenager must make certain that his parents-to-be meet and fall in love so he can get back to the future
Columbo by Peter Falk( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's time to dust off the rumpled trenchcoat one last time as Columbo takes on some of his most deceptive mysteries yet
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after Chris and Annie Nielsen lose their children in a traffic accident, Chris himself is killed and finds himself reunited with his children in a beautiful and astonishing afterlife, but Annie commits suicide in despair and is banished to a very different realm. Chris risks his own eternal happiness to find Annie and rescue her from her fate
U-571 by Jonathan Mostow( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a group of Navy men are sent to steal Enigma (the Nazis' top-secret decoding device). When their own ship is destroyed, they must secretly make their way through hostile waters in a severely damaged Nazi U-boat to safety with the device
The lost weekend by Billy Wilder( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retrato psicológico de un dipsomaníaco escritor fracasado a causa de su adicción al alcohol
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

29 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: The story of a lost alien, befriended by a young boy who helps him return to his planet
Field of Dreams by Shawn Mahoney( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and French and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Kinsella (Kevin Costner) hears a voice, followed by a brief vision of a baseball field. He believes that if he builds a baseball diamond in his cornfield, Shoeless Joe Jackson from the infamous 1919 Chicago "Black" Sox will return to play baseball. By being willing to take a chance, Ray gets a second time up at bat in life
30 Rock by Don Scardino( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liz Lemon is the head writer of a live variety program in New York City. Liz's life is turned upside down when brash new network executive Jack Donaghy interferes with her show, bring the wildly unpredictable Tracy Jordan into the cast. Now it's up to Liz to manage the mayhem and still try to have a life
Beethoven's 2nd by Rod Daniel( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About the further adventures of the Newton family and their dog Beethoven
Danny Collins( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aging rocker Danny Collins can't give up his hard-living ways. But when his manager uncovers a 40-year-old undelivered letter written to him by John Lennon, he decides to change course and embarks on a heartfelt journey to rediscover his family, find true love and begin a second act
The great outdoors( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an unannounced, uninvited and unwelcome family of fun-loving misfits converge upon a lakeside resort to join their relatives for a summer of relaxation, the result is anything but restive in this raucous comedy
House, M.D by David Shore( Visual )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House finds himself in an uncomfortable position: away from the examination room. As he works to regain his license and his life, his coworkers deal with the staff shakeups, moral dilemmas, and their own tricky relationships with House
Scarface by Al Pacino( Visual )

36 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of organized crime's control of the city of Chicago during prohibition and the ruthless drive of Tony Carmonte (Muni) to become the city's top gangster
Dazed and confused by Richard Linklater( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the last day of school -- and one rowdy night -- in the lives of a group of high school students in late May, 1976
Universal Studios Tour( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video takes you on the Universal Tour tram through the back lots of the studio, showing all the shows, special effects, stuntmen, and props that make the tour such a popular attraction
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Billy Elliot
Alternative Names

controlled identityUniversal Studios, Inc.

MCA Inc Universal City Studios

Universal City studio

Universal Studios

English (245)

French (36)

Spanish (4)

German (4)

Schindler's listNotting HillColumboWhat dreams may comeThe lost weekendE.T., the extra-terrestrialScarfaceDazed and confused