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MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 2,591 works in 6,273 publications in 3 languages and 151,370 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Children's films  Historical films  Juvenile works  History  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, fds, 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 1,850 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 Family Entertainment( Visual )

17 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 1,547 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 )

25 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,465 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 filmmaker Harry 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 )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 1,204 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( Visual )

14 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 1,089 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 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 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

10 editions published between 1962 and 1999 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About three generations of pioneers who live, love and fight through the epic events that shaped the Old West
Dr. No by Terence Young( Visual )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bond's mission takes him to the steamy island of Jamaica, where mysterious energy waves are interfering with U.S. missile launches
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 866 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
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and French and held by 851 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
Poltergeist by Tobe Hooper( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 845 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
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II U.S. Navy submarine commander and his lieutenant wage war not only against the enemy, but also against each other
All dogs go to heaven by David Weiss( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member 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
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( Visual )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Moscow doctor is separated from his family and forced into military service by the Russian revolution. He falls in love with a young woman he meets and they spend an idyllic interval before they are separated and he writes a volume of poetry in memory of their love
The Battle of Britain by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British Royal Air Force fights off the Luftwaffe at the beginning of World War II, saving England from invasion
12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic courtroom drama about a teenage boy accused of killing his father and the jury that must decide his fate
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder( Visual )

15 editions published between 1959 and 2001 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men hide from pursuers by posing as women in an all-female band
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas! by Seuss( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member 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
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

14 editions published between 1971 and 1997 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A determined girl and boy and a spirited thoroughbred horse join forces to attain the seemingly impossible dream of winning the Grand National Steeplechase
 
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Coming HomeThe Wizard of OzWest Side StoryHow the West was wonDr. NoFiddler on the roofPoltergeistDoctor ZhivagoNational Velvet
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.

米高梅家庭娱乐

米高梅家庭娛樂發行公司

Languages
English (264)

Spanish (2)

French (1)