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RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 984 works in 1,972 publications in 5 languages and 39,298 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Biographical films  War films  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Gangster films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, fds, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video (Firm)
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the years Tsar Nicholas cannot satisfy the needs of the people or prevent Russia's entry into World War I, and the Empress falls under the spell of the evil monk, Rasputin
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and Newari and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The motion picture version of the experiences of T.E. Lawrence who was better known as Lawrence of Arabia. As a young British officer in WWI, Lawrence proved instrumental in leading an Arab revolt against the powerful Turks
Care Bears movie II : a new generation( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a peaceful summer camp, evil Dark Heart makes a bargain with an unhappy little girl to trap the Care Bears and destroy goodness. But when she learns the cost of her decision, she realizes that she must race to save them before it is too late
The Caine mutiny by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bogart plays the captain of a ship whose erratic behavior forces a mutiny
Dr. Strangelove, or, How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

9 editions published between 1963 and 1992 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire in which the U.S. president and his military advisors struggle ineptly to avert a holocaust after a psychotic Air Force general launches a nuclear attack on the Soviet Union because he fears that the Russians are poisoning the water supply in the United States
Look who's talking by Priscilla Dunstan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you've always wanted to know what a baby thinks of the world around him, you've finally got your chance. With Bruce Willis supplying the voice of Mikey's thoughts, this is one baby who says exactly what's on his mind
A Raisin in the Sun by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A $100,000 insurance check can allow the Youngers to finally escape their frustrating life in a crowded Chicago apartment, but escape means different things to each family member
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

14 editions published between 1966 and 1995 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry VIII wants to divorce his wife, and seeks the approval of the aristocracy. Sir Thomas More is a man of principle and reason, and is thus placed in a difficult position: should he stand up for his principles, risking the wrath of a corrupt King fond of executing people for treason? Or should he bow to the seemingly unstoppable corruption of Henry VIII, who has no qualms about bending the law to suit his own needs?
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( Visual )

11 editions published between 1954 and 1995 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young dockworker, Terry Malloy, tries to break the hold of a waterfront boss. When his crooked brother, Charley the Gent, is brutally murdered for refusing to kill him, Terry battles to crush Friendly's underworld empire
All the king's men by Robert Rossen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dynamic backwoods lawyer batters his way into the governor's mansion, where he uses his unprincipled charm to become a brutal dictator
Who's Harry Crumb?( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Harry, the last of the great sleuthing Crumbs--and the last person in the firm to ever get an assignment--finally gets a shot at a front-page kidnapping, it's only because his beady-eyed boss Eliot Draisen doesn't want the case solved
Bizet's Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th century Seville, the lusty, tempestuous Carmen seduces a naive Army corporal, Don José. Jose abandons his career, his fiancée and even his dying mother for the love of this sultry gypsy. But soon she spurns for the love of a toreador, Escamillo. Crazed with jealousy, José begs Carmen to return to him, but her taunting declaration of independence results in tragedy
From here to eternity by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about life in the regular Army in the days prior to World War II. Shows the effect of Army discipline on an individualistic former boxing champion who defies the attempts of officers and men to break him when he refuses to fight on the company's boxing team. Includes actual scenes of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of love and the class struggle in 1928 India
Awakenings by Robert De Niro( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story as related by neurologist Oliver Sacks, Awakenings stars Robin Williams as the Sacks counterpart, here named Dr. Malcolm Sayer. Something of a klutz and naif, Dr. Sayer takes a job at a Bronx psychiatric hospital in 1969. Here he's put in charge of several seemingly catatonic patients who, under Sayer's painstaking guidance, begin responding to certain stimulati. Apprised of the efficacy of a new drug called L-DOPA in treating degenerative-disease victims, Sayer is given permission to test the drug on one of his patients: Leonard Lowe (Robert De Niro), who has not communicated with anyone since lapsing into catatonia as a child. Gradually, Lowe comes out of his shell, encouraging Sayers to administer L-DOPA to the other patients under his care
It happened one night by Frank Capra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich young woman marries an idle playboy against her father's will. Her father holds her captive on his yacht but she escapes and, while on her way to New York, becomes entangled with an unemployed news reporter
The Natural by Barry Levinson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talented but aging rookie tries to resume a baseball career many years after a shattering experience seemed to have ended it
A soldier's story by Norman Jewison( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black army attorney is sent to Fort Neal near the end of WW II to investigate the murder of Sgt. Waters, a black man who despised his own roots
Steel magnolias by Herbert Ross( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Six divas of the silver screen - Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis and Julia Roberts - come together as bosom buddies in this hilarious and heartwarming story of life, love and loss in a small Louisiana Parish. At the center of the group is Shelby Eatenton (Roberts), newly married and joyfully pregnant, despite the fact that her diabetes could make childbirth life-threatening. Terrified and angry at the possibility of losing her only daughter, M'Lynn Eatenton (Field) looks to her four closest friends for strength and laughter as she battles her deepest fears of death in order to join Shelby in celebrating the miracle of new life"--Container
 
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