MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Most widely held works by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Inherit the wind ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1,557 libraries worldwide
A small Tennessee town gained national attention in 1925 when a biology schoolteacher was arrested for violating state law and teaching Darwin's theory of evolution in the classroom.
Doctor Zhivago ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 1,284 libraries worldwide
A film about the Russian Revolution as seen through the eyes of a doctor/poet. Doctor Zhivago sees his life torn apart by the Revolution and the alterations also affect the lives of many around him, including the gentle woman he marries and the fascinating other woman he cannot forget.
12 angry men ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 1,183 libraries worldwide
Classic courtroom drama about a teenage boy accused of killing his father and the jury that must decide his fate.
West side story ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 1,122 libraries worldwide
A modern version of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, set in the Puerto Rican section of New York City.
Ben-Hur ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in English and German and held by 1,109 libraries worldwide
A peace-loving prince of Judea, leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself, and his people, as he learns to fight, to love, to hate and, finally, to forgive.
Get Shorty ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
Loanshark Chili Palmer has done his time as a gangster, so when "business" takes him to Los Angeles to collect a debt from down and out filmmakerHarry Zimm, he talks tough and then pitches Harry a script idea. Everything would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it were't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone.
All dogs go to heaven ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
Out for revenge against his double-crossing former partner, the roguish German Shepherd Charlie finds himself guardian to a lonely little orphan named Anne-Marie, and her astounding ability to talk to animals leads this unlikely pair on an adventure packed with thrills, laughter, tears, and true love.
How the West was won ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1962 and 1999 in English and held by 1,076 libraries worldwide
A western adventure spanning three generations, the breadth of a wild, unsettled country, and fifty of the most excitingly turbulent years of this nation's history.
Coming home ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
A love story set against the social upheaval of the Vietnam war. While Sally's husband is serving in Vietnam, she becomes involved with a veteran of the war, a paraplegic at a San Diego veterans hospital.
An American in Paris ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
Presents an academy award winning musical about a struggling fine artist in post WWII Paris and a lonely French shopgirl engaged to a sucessful entertainer.
Dr. Seuss' "How the Grinch stole Christmas ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 949 libraries worldwide
In tongue-twisting verse and lighthearted music, this is the timeless tale of the mean-spirited Grinch and his feeble attempts to steal the yuletide celebration of Whoville.
Moby Dick ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1956 and 1996 in English and held by 943 libraries worldwide
A stirring sea saga of one man's obsession for revenge upon the enormous white whale that has defeated Captain Ahab once before.
Cat on a hot tin roof ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in English and German and held by 923 libraries worldwide
The members of a well-to-do Southern family gather to await the impending death of their domineering father, "Big Daddy" and are forced to face the truth about themselves as well.
Brigadoon ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1954 and 2000 in English and held by 908 libraries worldwide
Two Americans find a Scottish village which comes to life one day a century.
Red River ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 900 libraries worldwide
With no market for his herd, the master of a vast cattle ranch and his son decide to head the first cattle drive over the now famous Chisholm Trail, past the Red River, into Missouri. The path is filled with hardship and the drive looks hopeless as the men struggle to prevail.
2001 a space odyssey ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1968 and 1999 in English and held by 865 libraries worldwide
A science fiction film which moves from the pre-historic birth of intelligence toward the emergence of man as pure thought somewhere in the future.
Poltergeist ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in English and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Life is very pleasant for a California family until a host of other-worldly forces invades 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.
Overboard ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 821 libraries worldwide
A super-rich and pretentious socialite winds up in the world of a struggling carpenter with four kids.
The Apartment ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and French and held by 804 libraries worldwide
An ambitious office clerk plans to get ahead by lending out his apartment to his boss, but falls in love with the boss's girlfriend.
The Thin man ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in English and held by 775 libraries worldwide
Crime/comedy thriller featuring Nick Charles, private eye, and his wife Nora. The plot unfolds at Christmas when an eccentric inventor disappears after threatening his mistress with a lawsuit for embezzlement.
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