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RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 932 works in 1,930 publications in 6 languages and 42,785 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Biographical films  War films  Comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Gangster films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, 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 )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 657 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 )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and Newari and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young Bostonians lead the first black regiment to fight for the North 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 579 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
The Caine mutiny by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A combat-weary, paranoic Captain Queeg, loses his nerve during a typhoon and is relieved of command by his first officer
Care Bears movie II : a new generation( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 512 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 )

11 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire in which the President and his military advisers struggle ineptly to avert a holocaust after a psychotic Air Force general launches a nuclear attack on the Soviet Union because he fears the Russians are poisoning the water supply in the United States
A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 484 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
Look who's talking by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 477 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
Bizet's Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film version of the famous Bizet's opera where a solider falls in love with a beautiful factory worker
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( Visual )

10 editions published between 1954 and 1995 in English and held by 460 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
Old Gringo by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 460 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
All the king's men by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 450 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
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

13 editions published between 1966 and 1995 in English and held by 450 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?
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of love and the class struggle in 1928 India
From here to eternity by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 424 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 396 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 Penny Marshall( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 394 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 383 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 375 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
 
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