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MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 2,396 works in 6,230 publications in 4 languages and 154,616 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  History  Spy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Inherit the wind by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widescreen. 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
The black stallion by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and a horse are shipwrecked on an island where they become fast friends. Upon their return home they work together for a try in one of the great races at Santa Anita
Get Shorty by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

27 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,484 WorldCat member 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
Overboard by Garry Marshall( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A super-rich and pretentious socialite winds up in the world of a struggling carpenter with four kids
Coming Home by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story set against the social upheaval of the Vietnam war. While Sally's husband is serving in Vietnam, she becomes emotionally involved with a veteran of the war, a paraplegic at a San Diego veterans hospital
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

23 editions published between 1939 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delightful musical fantasy tale about a little Kansas girl named Dorothy who dreams of the magical land of Oz
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

15 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent family vacation on Long Island doesn't stay innocent for long, as Nick barely unpacks his flask before bodies start to drop
West Side Story by Robert Wise( Visual )

18 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé: Comédie musicale. Dans un quartier de New York, deux bandes d'adolescents sont en constante rivalité: les Jets et les Sharks. Cette dernière bande est uniquement composée d'immigrants portoricains. Un soir, à un bal populaire où tous sont présents, Maria, la soeur de Bernardo, le chef des Sharks, s'éprend de Tony, le meilleur ami du chef des Jets. Tony cherche à rétablir la paix entre les clans rivaux, à cause de son amour pour Maria, mais les circonstances le font s'opposer à Bernardo dans un duel au couteau où il tue son rival. Il sera abattu à son tour par les Portoricains. [(c) Médiafilm]. Contient, entre autres, un documentaire sur la réalisation de "West side story" et une comparaison entre le scénario-maquette et le film. [SDM]
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

11 editions published between 1962 and 1999 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member 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
Poltergeist by Tobe Hooper( Visual )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 960 WorldCat member 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
Goldfinger by Ian Fleming( Visual )

34 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a British Naval ship containing a top secret nuclear sub tracking system is accidently submerged, a crucial mission ensues as the British try to retrieve the weapon before the Russians do. Trying to keep the weapon from falling into Russian hands, Agent 007 becomes involved in several hair-raising chases
Dr. No by Terence Young( Visual )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British Agent 007 investigates interferences to U.S. rocket launches. He is sent to Jamaica, the suspected nerve centre from where the interference is emanating, to stifle the plans of his arch enemy SPECTRE's delegate, Dr. No who will stop at nothing to control the world
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayne plays Davy Crockett in the fatal defense of the small garrison of the Alamo against the onslaught of the mighty armies of Santa Anna in 1836
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( Visual )

36 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and German and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben-Hur, a Judean prince, is unjustly arrested and enslaved. Finally, in a breathtaking chariot race, he wreaks a shattering vengeance upon the Roman Tribune who destroyed his family
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( Visual )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and French and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of changing values, dying traditions, and oppression of a man and his people. A triumphant salute to a people's ability to adapt and survive
The Battle of Britain by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British Royal Air Force fights off the Luftwaffe at the beginning of World War II, saving England from invasion
All dogs go to heaven by David Nathan Weiss( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and French and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie, a dog out for revenge against his human partner, returns from heaven and befriends a little orphan girl
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( Visual )

20 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member 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
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The realities of submarine warfare during World War II in the Pacific, is centered around two submarine officers who are destined to clash with each other from the first moment they meet
12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts a jury of men who must decide the fate of a teenage boy who has murdered his abusive father. The jurors are from all walks of life, and bring with them their own opinions, prejudices, fears, and personal demons
 
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Coming Home
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Coming HomeThe Wizard of OzWest Side StoryHow the West was wonPoltergeistGoldfingerDr. NoFiddler on the roof
Alternative Names
MGM Family Entertainment.

MGM Home Entertainment amerikanskt hemvideoföretag

MGM Home Entertainment US home video company

MGM/UA Home Entertainment.

MGM/UA Home Video

MGM United Artists.

米高梅家庭娛樂發行公司

Languages
English (349)

French (7)

Spanish (2)

German (1)