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MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 2,325 works in 5,998 publications in 4 languages and 159,614 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  History  Children's films  Fantasy films  Spy films  Legal 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 )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 1,872 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 )

17 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,618 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 )

22 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loan shark Chili Palmer had done his time as a gangster. So when "business" takes him to Los Angeles to collect a debt from down-and-out filmmaker Harry Zimm, Chili talks tough ... and then pitches Harry a script idea. Immediately Chili is swept into the Hollywood scene: he schmoozes film star Martin Weir and romances "B" movie queen Karen Flores. In fact, all would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it weren't for the drug smugglers and an angry mobster who wan't leave him alone
West Side Story by Robert Wise( Visual )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical that sets the ageless story of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of gang warfare in 1950s New York
Overboard by Garry Marshall( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A super-rich and pretentious socialite winds up in the world of a struggling carpenter with four kids
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

22 editions published between 1939 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy, her dog Toto, and three friends set off for the mysterious Emerald City in search of the Wizard. They are pursued by the Wicked Witch of the West but they finally reach the Emerald City and receive an audience with the Wizard
Coming Home by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 1,109 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
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

10 editions published between 1962 and 1999 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About three generations of pioneers who live, love and fight through the epic events that shaped the Old West
Poltergeist by Tobe Hooper( Visual )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Freelings have moved into a new house, following the destruction of their Cuesta Verda home by disgruntled ghosts. But the spirits, still determined to get Carol Anne, contact her through her toy phone. In order to get help, the Freeling family turns to a mysterious Indian medicine man, a medium, and a grandmother
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

12 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick and Nora get involved with jockeys and gamblers and characters with names like Rainbow Benny. There's a body in the shower, another hanging from the chandelier, and a diamond bracelet in the radiator
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( Visual )

43 editions published between 1927 and 2011 in English and German and held by 956 WorldCat member 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
Dr. No by Terence Young( Visual )

17 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond, Agent 007, is sent to Jamaica to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a British secret service agent in this first film in the series
Goldfinger by Ian Fleming( Visual )

31 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent 007 and his girlfriend Pussy Galore pursue ruthless millionaire Auric Goldfinger, who is attempting to steal America's gold reserve
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( Visual )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and French and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topol plays Tevye, trying to preserve his Jewish heritage in the humble village of Anatekva
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( Visual )

19 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving story of love and romance told against the flaming background of the Russian revolution
All dogs go to heaven by Don Bluth( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and French and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie, a mischievous German Shepherd dog, finds himself knocking on Heaven's door after a fight with his evil ex-partner, Carface Malone. When he is denied entrance into Heaven, he must earn his halo by becoming the guardian angel of a little girl named Anne-Marie
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film depicts a pivotal event in American history--when 185 "Texicans" banded together in a crumbling adobe mission to hold off an army of 7,000 Mexican troops long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas. Side 4 and 5- contains interviews and scenes from the making of the Alamo
The Battle of Britain by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the aerial combat battle of WWII, in which the Royal Air Force held off the German Luftwaffe
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 857 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 )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Courtroom drama revolving around the trial of a boy accused of killing his father. One man stands between him and capital punishment
 
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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 (332)

French (7)

Spanish (1)

German (1)

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