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Most widely held works about MGM/UA Entertainment Co
Most widely held works by MGM/UA Entertainment Co
This is Spinal Tap a rockumentary by Martin Di Bergi ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1,222 libraries worldwide
Once upon a time, Spinal Tap had a big hit song. Now, nearly two decades later, Spinal Tap still clings to some glint of their lost glory as they embark on an accident-plagued tour across America. In Cleveland, the group gets lost underneath the stage. In Washington, they're accidentally booked at an Air Force formal dance. And in a Chicago record store, no one shows up to get their autographs.
Richard III ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 948 libraries worldwide
In 1930's Britain, in the wake of a bloody civil war, the younger brother of the new King sets in motion a monstrous scheme to claim the throne for himself. Updated version of Shakespeare's tale.
A Christmas story ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 617 libraries worldwide
A young boy must convince his parents that a toy rifle is the only Christmas gift that will make Christmas worthwhile. Not only do his parents face what many other parents do during that time of the year, but their actions fit in with the All-American Christmas.
Ronin ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
A group of freelance intelligence agents work together to steal a mysterious package, only to have a doublecross throw things into confusion.
Forbidden planet ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
The far-off star Altair-IV, occupied by two lone inhabitants and Robie the Robot, is visited by a search party from Earth.
Things you can tell just by looking at her ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
An anthology of 5 loosely connected and interwoven stories showing how women deal with the variety of problems that each faces in her life. A doctor looking after her invalid mother who realizes that her own life is passing her by. A wealthy bank manager dealing with an unplanned pregnancy, a workaholic boyfriend, and a street woman who dispenses advice that hits too close to the truth. A single mother debating starting a relationship with the dwarf who moves in across the street. A fortune teller struggling with her grief and depression as she cares for her lesbian lover who is dying from cancer. A woman police detective confronted with her own lonliness as she watches her blind sister date, and investigates the suicide of an old school friend.
The Spencer Tracy legacy a tribute by Katharine Hepburn ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Humphrey Bogart considered Spencer Tracy to be Hollywood's best actor. "He makes you believe he is what he is playing," Bogey once said. Katharine Hepburn, Tracy's beloved companion of 25 years, compares him to "a baked potato, It's pure. It's of the earth. And it's dependable. That was Spencer." Hepburn hosts this salute featuring clips from Captains courageous, Bad day at Black Rock, Adam's rib and other Tracy hits alongside reminiscences from Frank Sinatra, Sidney Poitier, Elizabeth Taylor and more stars. This program follows Tracy's stellar career from brash young man blazing with talent to old lion showing new stars how it's done.
High society ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Tracy Lord is trying to be remarried quietly but she is persuaded to allow two reporters to cover the nuptials. By the time the wedding march begins, she has accumulated several potential grooms.
The Secret of NIMH ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
A magical cartoon fantasy featuring a timid mouse who is trying to save her house from Farmer Fitzgibbon's plow. Mrs. Brisby, the mother mouse, gets help from a klutsy crow, a wise owl, and some highly intelligent rats.
Octopussy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
A circus clown is murdered in the shadows of the Berlin Wall, a heavily guarded priceless Soviet art treasure turns up at a London auction, a tycoon arrives at conferences on a love barge, served by an army of scantily-clad lethal lovelies -- a mixture of mystery and action that only James Bond can unravel.
Midnight cowboy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1969 and 1983 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
A Texas "cowboy" takes a bus to New York in search of lonely, rich women who will pay for his sexual services, but spends a hard winter helping a con man.
2010 the year we make contact ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
While planet Earth poses on the brink of disaster, a team of Russian and American scientists hurtle to a rendezvous with the abandoned Discovery spacecraft and its sole known survivor, the homicidal computer HAL.
Cat's eye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
A wandering supernatural feline's trio of adventures. The staff at Quitter, Inc. promises to help a nicotine addict kick the habit. If he doesn't, someone in his family might get smoked. Then a luckless gambler is forced into a bet involving a stroll around the outside of a building's 30th floor - on a 5 inch ledge. Then a young schoolgirl is rescued from a vile, doll-sized troll.
Singin' in the rain ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1952 and 1983 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
A joyous combination of music dancing and comedy that recalls the early "talkies."
Diva ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1983 in French and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Cynthia Hawkins is the operatic superstar whose refusal to make a recording frustrates her adoring public. A young fan named Jules makes a secret tape and is stalked by thugs who plan to blackmail the diva. Jules also accidently acquires a tape which tells of a top mobster's role in an international sex and drug ring. Two hired killers are out to get the tape.
The Pink panther ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Inspector Clouseau pursues a jewel thief, who, in turn, is romantically pursuing Clouseau's wife.
Rocky IV ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Rocky faces his greatest challenge as he climbs into the ring against a savage Russian fighter, each determined to destroy the other.
Nine 1/2 weeks ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
9 1/2 weeks is the length of the affair between Elizabeth, a beautiful Soho art dealer, and John, the man who becomes her lover and irrevocably changes the course of her life. After a tantalizing initial encounter, John charts the course of their sensual journey together in a deadly serious game of sexual dominance, unlocking the door to hidden dreams, pain, and ecstasy.
Poltergeist ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Life is very pleasant for a California family until a host of other-worldly forces invade their peaceful suburban home. Their house is turned into a supernatural sideshow, and if the family doesn't clear out, they will be swept off into nightmarish chaos.
A view to a kill ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Max Zorin has an earthshaking scheme to gain control of the world computer market and it is up to 007 to stop him.
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