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Media Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 629 works in 965 publications in 6 languages and 11,462 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Comedy films  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Surrealist films  Opera films  Slasher films  Music videos 
Roles: Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Media Home Entertainment (Firm)
A nightmare on Elm Street by Samuel Bayer( Visual )

25 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her best friend Tina is brutally murdered, teenager Nancy suspects the killer isn't Tina's boyfriend but rather a much more horrifying figure from her dreams. Convinced that this vicious murderer is stalking her friends and killing them as they sleep, Nancy enters a desperate race against time to bring him out of her dream world and stop the bloodbath ... before she falls asleep and becomes his next victim
Delta Force 2( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Delta Force is called in when a sadistic billionaire cocaine czar takes three American drug enforcement agents hostage
Encyclopedia Brown, the boy detective by Donald J Sobol( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Idaville is celebrating its 100th birthday by opening a time capsule left by the town founder. But before anyone can discover what riches it contains, the capsule is stolen! When E.B. and his friend Sally--the Holmes and Watson of the skateboard set--investigate, they find no shortage of suspects ..."--Container
La ciudad y los perros = The city and the dogs( Visual )

3 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The setting of this allegorical film is a Peruvian military school where the cadets, mirroring their adult counterparts, form a secret junta with its own hierarchy and oppression. A cadet, nicknamed "The Slave" is killed for revealing the name of a student guilty of stealing the answers to an examination. His murder causes a crisis of conscience in his friend, "The Poet," who decides to inform school officals but risks the wrath of the cadets' cruel enforcer, "Jaguar."
Encyclopedia Brown : one minute mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Encyclopedia Brown is out to crack five bewildering mysteries--and you're invited to lend a hand!"--Container
Kathy Smith's fat burning workout by Kathy Smith( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathy Smith introduces a workout that helps burn fat, tone muscles, and get in shape
The Grey fox( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Miner is a sixty-year-old man who is attempting to pick up the pieces of his life after serving 30 years in San Quentin for stagecoach robbery. Times have changed but his joy for life has not abandoned him. With the vigor of a sixteen-year-old, Miner begins a new profession - train robbery
Santa Claus : the movie by Jeannot Szwarc( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a master-toymaker who discovers a magical kingdom of elves at the north pole
Kathy Smith's step workout( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video on aerobic stepping includes upper and lower body sculpting and different learning strategies
Eréndira by Ruy Guerra( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in Spanish and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an adolescent girl who accidentally burns down her grandmother's house and is forced into a life of prostitution in order to make restitution. Despite selling her body to dozens of men nightly, Eréndira keeps her innocence
Repentance by Tʿengiz Abulaże( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in Georgian and English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Varlam Aravidze, the former mayor of a provincial Georgian town, has died and at his funeral is mourned ostentatiously. One woman, however, refuses to let him rest in peace. Night after night, Ketevan Barateli exhumes the body and leaves it in the Aravidze family garden. Once arrested, she uses her trial to force the family and the townspeople to confront and acknowledge the horrors of his regime
Abismos de pasion by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buñuel's Latin lovers throw themselves into their passion with a force that obliterates all convention
Prospero's books : an adaptation of The Tempest by William Shakespeare by Peter Greenaway( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prospero's Books envisions a magical realm of exquisite beauty, where the innocence of love and dreams of revenge collide to create a tempest
Dalton Trumbo's Johnny got his gun by Dalton Trumbo( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1918 a soldier is badly wounded and has both his arms and legs amputated. Plunged into a chilling nightmare, we hear the young war victim's thoughts
Ikiru = To live by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in Japanese and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about the last days of a minor government worker who learns he is soon to die of cancer
Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie = Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in French and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Luis Bunuel's deliciously satiric masterpiece about social mores and class hypocrisy. Opening with a group of friends arriving on the wrong day for a dinner engagement, so begins a sequence of unexpected and unusual events. In their quest for a lavish feast, the dividing line between reality and dreams becomes unclear for each guest, leading the viewer on an intoxicating journey that at once appears both calculated and careless. A masterpiece of surrealist cinema"--Container
Wo die grünen Ameisen traümen by Werner Herzog( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce Spence plays a sympathetic geologist for a uranium mining company who must confront the passive resistance of the Aborigine tribes. The spots where the deposits are richest is sacred ground, the place "where the green ants dream" for them the origin of all life
Bizet's Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in Spanish and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To complete his production of "Carmen," a director-choreographer must find a leading lady. His obsessive search for a fiery, passionate Carmen, takes him to flamenco dance schools where he eventually discovers his leading lady in an untried young dancer named Carmen. As time goes on, they find themselves living the "Carmen" story of love and treachery
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in Italian and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to revenge himself against Othello, Iago uses deceit to awaken in Othello a suspicion that his wife, Desdemona, has been unfaithful to him. After he kills Desdemona he learns of Iago's treachery, and then plunges a dagger into his own heart
La voie lactée = The milky way by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in French and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire of organized religion in which two pilgrims travel through time to meet Jesus, Mary, the Devil, and a multitude of those who held power in the name of holiness
 
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