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Media Home Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 611 works in 991 publications in 7 languages and 10,796 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Opera films  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Slasher films  History  Comedy films  Operas 
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 Wes Craven( Visual )

30 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A razor-nailed maniac kills children in their dreams
Delta Force 2( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Scott McCoy and his elite Delta Force are called on to rescue a trio of drug enforcement agents who are being held hostage by a sadistic cocaine czar
Encyclopedia Brown, the boy detective by Donald J Sobol( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 188 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
Encyclopedia Brown : one minute mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 179 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 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathy Smith introduces a workout designed to burn fat, tone muscles, and provide a method for permanent weight control
La ciudad y los perros = The city and the dogs by Francisco Lombardi( Visual )

4 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four angry cadets, who have formed an inner circle in an attempt to beat the system and ward off the boredom and stifling confinement of the military academy, set off a chain of events that starts with a theft and leads to murder and suicide
The Grey fox( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 168 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 have 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 )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 163 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 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in Spanish and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black comedy about a wicked grandmother and her exploitation of her beautiful teenage granddaughter, Eréndira. Filmed in a surreal style similar to that found in so much of the writing of García Márquez
Repentance by Tʿengiz Abulaże( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious woman is put on trial for repeatedly digging up the body of the town's recently deceased ruler. The trial progresses and it is learned that the woman's parents perished under the ruler's vicious, despotic reign of terror
Abismos de pasion by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 141 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 134 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 120 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 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered by some to be Akira Kurosawa's greatest achievement, Ikirupresents the director at his most compassionate, affirming life through an exploration of a man's death. Takashi Shimura portrays Kanji Watanabe, an aging bureaucrat with stomach cancer forced to strip the veneer off his existence and find meaning in his final days. Told in two parts, Ikiru offers Watanabe's quest in the present, and then through a series of flashbacks. The result is a multifaceted look at a life through a prism of perspectives, resulting in a full portrait of a man who lacked understanding from others in life
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie = The discreet charm of the Bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in French and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An all-star French cast assembles for an elegant dinner party, but whenever they try to eat, something happens to interrupt them. Mixes biting social satire with bold surrealistic invention as the dinner party serves to lampoon such targets as diplomats, wealthy socialites and even radical terrorists
Wo die grünen Ameisen traümen by Werner Herzog( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce Spence plays a sympathetic geologist, working 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
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in Italian and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's famous opera is brought to vivid life in this magnificent production. The immortal tale of the noble Moor and his beautiful young wife, and of his lieutenant, whose jealousy and lust for power lead him to commit the ultimate treason. Otello is a figure larger than life, driven by his own jealousy to murder the woman he adores. Placido Domingo as Otello is at his peak in this role
Bizet's Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in Spanish and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th century Seville, Don Jose, a naive army corporal seduced by Carmen, abandons his career, his fiancee, even his dying mother. However, Carmen soon tires of him and takes up with a toreador. Don Jose begs the gypsy to return to him, but tragedy is the result of her taunting declarations of freedom
La voie lactée = The milky way by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in French and held by 84 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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