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MGM/UA Entertainment Co

Overview
Works: 174 works in 291 publications in 4 languages and 9,566 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Biography  History  Fiction  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about MGM/UA Entertainment Co
 
Most widely held works by MGM/UA Entertainment Co
Richard III by Richard Loncraine ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member 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; an updated version of Shakespeare's tale
A Christmas story by Bob Clark ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member 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
Things you can tell just by looking at her by Rodrigo García ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 379 WorldCat member 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 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 loneliness 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 321 WorldCat member 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
Forbidden planet by Fred M Wilcox ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the year 2257 A.D. on the far-off star, Altair-IV, the three lone inhabitants are visited by a search party from Earth."
Ronin by John Frankenheimer ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of freelance intelligence agents work together to steal a mysterious package, only to have a doublecross throw things into confusion
A view to a kill by John Glen ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member 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
Octopussy by John Glen ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member 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
High society by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm) ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member 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
Cat's eye by Stephen King ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member 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
The Secret of NIMH by Don Bluth ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of the timid mouse who becomes a heroine in spite of herself
Rain man by Barry Levinson ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie Babbitt is a would-be Trump, selling high-end import automobiles with dubious pedigrees in L.A. He's also a self-absorbed, fast-talking shark--materialistic, cold, all business. When he learns his wealthy, estranged father has died, he returns home to Cincinnati to claim his share of the estate: his Dad's prize roses and a 1949 Buick Roadmaster. The 3 million dollar estate has been left in trust for Raymond, a brother he never knew he had. Determined to get "his half" of the money, Charlie steals Raymond from the institution that is his home, in order to force the trustee to give him half to avoid a custody fight. Raymond is autistic, and a mass of idiosyncratic routines and nervous habits: he won't go out in the rain; he recites "Who's on first?" when he's upset; he flatly refuses to fly. Accompanied by Charlie's long suffering girlfriend Susanna, Charlie and Raymond begin the cross-country journey to Los Angeles. What begins as an unsentimental journey for the Babbitt brothers becomes much more than the distance between two places
2010 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member 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
Nine 1/2 weeks by Adrian Lyne ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 1/2 weeks is the length of the affair between beautiful art dealer Elizabeth and financial whiz John. Their erotic journey encompasses violent encounters, humiliation, sexual obsession, and breaks most of the conventional sexual taboos
Singin' in the rain by Nacio Herb Brown ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1952 and 1983 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical spoofing Hollywood at time of early talking pictures
Midnight cowboy by John Schlesinger ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1969 and 1983 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the strangely moving relationship between two losers: Joe, a naive Texan who is convinced he can make a living in the city by selling himself to lonely rich women, and Ratso Rizzo, the seedy, crippled con artist who becomes Joe's only friend
The Ice pirates ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10,000 years in the future the entire water supply is controlled by the evil Templar Empire. They ship frozen blocks of the precious fluid across the far reaches of space. Only the Ice Pirates, the bravest bunch of buccaneers ever to steer a starship, can hijack the frozen treasure
Rocky IV by Sylvester Stallone ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky faces his greatest challenge as he climbs into the ring against a savage Russian fighter, each determined to destroy the other
Diva by Jean-Jacques Beineix ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1983 in French and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When young Paris messenger, Jules (Frederic Andrei) makes an illegal live recording of a beautiful American opera singer (Wilhelmenia Wiggins Fernandez), he becomes the target of Taiwanese music pirates. But when that tape becomes confused with a cassette of murder evidence, Jules also finds himself hunted by a team of ruthless assassins
The Pink Panther by Blake Edwards ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and German and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a star soccer coach is murdered and his priceless Pink Panther diamond stolen, France is in an uproar. Fortunately, Inspector Jacques Clouseau is on the case. He doesn't have a clue, but for Clouseau, that is just a minor detail. With his partner, Gilbert Ponton, he goes from one misadventure to the next, leaving mayhem in his wake. From the boulevards of Paris to the streets of New York. Will he be able to seduce the pop diva, Xania? Will he push Chief Inspector Dreyfus over the edge? Will he catch the killer and recover the diamond? With Inspector Clouseau, anything is possible
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Film Co.

controlled identity MGM Entertainment Co.

controlled identity United Artists Corporation

controlled identity United Artists (Firm)

M.G.M./U.A. Entertainment Co.
M.G.M. United Artists Entertainment
MGM United Artists Entertainment
Languages
English (72)
French (3)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
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