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RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 989 works in 1,995 publications in 5 languages and 37,895 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  War films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Dark comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, fds, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 638 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 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Black soldiers in the Union Army during the American Civil War
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of T.E. Lawrence, the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab nations to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obscurity
Care Bears movie II : a new generation( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 479 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
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 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A USAF general launches a nuclear attack on Russia. When it can't be recalled, and destruction is inevitable, all concerned sit back and wait the destruction of the world
The Caine mutiny by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspense builds during Naval trial proceedings against a young lieutenant who relieved his captain of command of the destroyer-minesweeper U.S.S. Caine at the height of a typhoon
Look who's talking by Priscilla Dunstan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the sequel to Look Who's Talking, little Mikey and his friend Eddie face a series of hilarious dilemmas, including a baby sister and family squabbles
A raisin in the sun by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film of the award-winning play about a struggling black family living on Chicago's South Side and the impact of an unexpected insurance bequest. Each family member sees the bequest as the means of realizing dreams and of escape from grinding frustrations
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
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

15 editions published between 1966 and 1995 in English and held by 402 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 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-fighter Terry Malloy, who could have been a contender, works as a longshoreman amid corruption on the New Jersey docks
All the king's men by Robert Rossen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political demagogue governor of a Southern state believes that every man has his price and that the end justifies the means. Based on Robert Penn Warren's novel which loosely fictionalized the life of Louisiana's Gov. Huey P. Long
From here to eternity by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of a military camp stationed in Hawaii just before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
A passage to India by D. R. S Lean( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of love and the class struggle in 1928 India
Bizet's Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 349 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
It happened one night by Frank Capra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in English and held by 343 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
Awakenings by Robert De Niro( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 340 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
The Natural by Juan Gabriel( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing was going to stop Roy Hobbs from fulfilling his boyhood dream of baseball stardom. As a 14-year old he fashions a baseball bat from an oak tree. He soon impresses major league scouts with his ability. His talent also catches the eye of a sportswriter who eventually becomes instrumental in Hobbs' career. The appearance of a mysterious woman, however, shatters his dream. Years later Hobbs reappears as a rookie for the New York Knights and has an opportunity to share in their race for the pennant
A soldier's story by Norman Jewison( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Near the end of World War II a proud, black army attorney is sent to Fort Neal, Louisiana, to investigate the murder of Master Sgt. Waters, a vicious, bitter man who despised his own black roots
Steel magnolias by Herbert Ross( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 322 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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