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RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 925 works in 1,893 publications in 4 languages and 43,449 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Historical films  War films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Martial arts films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video (Firm)
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and Newari and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young Bostonians lead the first black regiment to fight for the North in the Civil War
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 658 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
Ghostbusters : answer the call by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and French and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When ghosts go on a rampage, only three men can save the world. It's GHOSTBUSTERS, starring Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis as a maniacal band of parapsychologists specializing in psychic phenomena - and supernatural hilarity! Fired from university research jobs, Drs. Venkman (Murray), Stanz (Aykroyd) and Spengler (Ramis) set up shop as "Ghostbusters," ridding Manhattan of bizarre apparitions. But even the spirit exterminators are severely tested when beautiful Dana Barrett (Sigourney Weaver) and her nerdy neighbor (Rick Moranis) become possessed by demons living in the building. Soon every spook in the city is loose and our heroes face the supreme challenge at a roof-top demonic shrine. If you want your spirits raised, who you gonna call? GHOSTBUSTERS!
The Caine mutiny by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 527 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
Care Bears movie II : a new generation( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 520 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 )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in English and held by 506 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
A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 487 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
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( Visual )

10 editions published between 1954 and 1995 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-fighter is caught up in the waterfront gangs after the death of his brother
All the king's men by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An honest man from a small town is elected mayor and then governor, but power corrupts him absolutely and he ruins his own life and those of his friends before being assassinated."--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed
Old Gringo by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet, a frustrated spinster, flees her unrewarding life in America, hoping to discover the passion in her soul. Ambrose Bierce, the Old Gringo, is a retired journalist and adventurer who wanders through the hostile desert, seeking some meaning to the last years of his life. Arroyo, a fiery young general, is driven by both the Revolution and his desire for Harriet. Set in the spectacle of the Mexican Revolution, their lives become inexplicably drawn together as they face love, death and war
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

12 editions published between 1966 and 1995 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical drama about the opposition of Sir Thomas More to the divorce of King Henry VIII and the events which lead to More's execution
From here to eternity by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

8 editions published between 1953 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1941, at a peacetime army camp in Hawaii, a captain's wife and a career soldier fall in love, while a private is cruelly punished for refusing to box on his unit's team
Who's Harry Crumb?( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 422 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
It happened one night by Frank Capra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1934 Academy Award winning film about a pair of mismatched lovers. Colbert plays a runaway heiress and Gable is an unemployed journalist who is chasing her
Awakenings by Penny Marshall( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 395 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 karate kid by John G Avildsen( Visual )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the martial arts, a boy develops both physical skills and the the faith and self-confidence to compete despite tremendous odds
Look who's talking too( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 171 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
 
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