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Most widely held works by MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)
Schindler's list ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 1,714 libraries worldwide
The true story of the enigmatic Oskar Schindler, a member of the Nazi party, womanizer & war profiteer, who saved the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust.
Apollo 13 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,562 libraries worldwide
"Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly, flight director Gene Kranz and a heroic ground crew race against time, and the odds, to bring them home"--Container.
Babe ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,315 libraries worldwide
A lovable talking piglet makes friends with all the animals in the barnyard, proving to everyone on the farm that different types can get along.
Jurassic Park ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1,304 libraries worldwide
On a remote island off Costa Rica, wealthy entrepreneur John Hammond (Attenborough) has created Jurassic Park. It features real live dinosaurs, created through the reconstruction of dinosaur DNA. Prompted by his lawyer (Ferrero), Hammond recruits paleontologist Dr. Alan Grant (Neill), paleobotanist Dr. Ellie Sattler (Dern), and eccentric mathematician Ian Malcolm (Goldblum) to take a guided tour of the park, evaluate it, and give it a seal of approval. Hammond's visiting grandchildren (Richards and Mazzello) come along for the ride, which is interrupted by a tropical storm and industrial sabotage.
Fried green tomatoes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1,110 libraries worldwide
A chance encounter in a nursing home between a dowdy housewife and a spry octagenarian leads to an unexpected friendship. The story told of a fiercely independent woman half a century ago inspires the housewife to change her life, often with hilarious results.
Lorenzo's oil ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 1,076 libraries worldwide
A drama based on the true story of the extraordinary mission for a medical cure begun by Augusto and Michaela Odone when their five-year-old son, Lorenzo, is diagnosed with a rare terminal disease.
To kill a mockingbird ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 1,050 libraries worldwide
Two children in a small southern town are thrust into an adult world of racial bigotry and hatred when their lawyer father chooses to defend a black man unjustly accused of raping a white girl. When a Southern white woman accuses a black man of rape, the outcome of the trial is a foregone conclusion and no lawyer except Peck will defend him. Peck's defense costs him friendships but earns him the respect of his two children. Includes extra interview footage.
Beethoven's 2nd ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,001 libraries worldwide
Sequel about the Newton family and their further adventures with the lovable Saint Bernard, Beethoven. When Beethoven meets the lady Saint Bernard of his dreams, the result is four valuable pups. The owner of the female sees only money, and its up to the Newton kids to bring the pups home!
Beethoven ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 992 libraries worldwide
The Newton family is unprepared for the chaos that enters their lives when the cute, frisky St. Bernard puppy they adopt grows into an enormous, drooling disaster-prone pooch named Beethoven!
The land before time II the great valley adventure ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 986 libraries worldwide
Littlefoot, a young brontosaurus, and his friends Cera, Spike, Ducky and Petrie travel to the forbidden "Great beyond", where they soon find themselves in big trouble!
The land before time III the time of the great giving ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
When a meteorite cuts off the water supply for the Great Valley, a young dinosaur named Littlefoot and his friends search for more water and find a large pool near the home of the dreaded Sharpteeth.
The Land before time ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 904 libraries worldwide
Littlefoot, a young brontosaurus, sets off on a journey in search of the Great Valley where dinosaurs can live in peace and safety. On this amazing journey, he meets four other young dinosaurs and they have incredible adventures.
How to make an American quilt ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 898 libraries worldwide
A young woman visits her grandmother one summer to think over a marriage proposal, and the women in a quilting bee confide to her the stories of the loves that have shaped their lives.
Balto ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 889 libraries worldwide
Part husky/part wolf, Balto doesn't know where he belongs. He's an outcast in Alaska, except to his true friends--Boris, the Russian snow goose; polar bear cubs Muk and Luk; and the beautiful husky, Jenna. Even though he's different, all of Balto's friends recognize what he still can't see himself; his noble spirit. One day, a serious diphtheria epidemic spreads fast among the children of Nome. When a fierce blizzard closes off all routes of transport, there's no way to obtain life-saving medicine ... unless a team of sled dogs can race six-hundred miles through the blinding Arctic storm and bring back antitoxin. But the dogs are lost in the frozen wilderness. Now, only Balto can rescue the team and save the children.
For whom the bell tolls ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 883 libraries worldwide
The story of Robert Jordan, an American demolition expert who lends his abilities to the anti-fascist freedom fighters of Spain. Assisting him is a band of warriors that includes the strong-willed Pilar, the dangerously undependable Pablo, and the lovely, innocent Maria.
The land before time IV journey through the mists ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 846 libraries worldwide
Littlefoot and his pals explore swamps and outwit sly new villian to find a special flower that will heal Littlefoot's sick grandfather.
The Flintstones ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 768 libraries worldwide
Cliff Vandercave & his accomplice plan a robbery but they need a stooge (Fred Flintstone) to take the rap. A sudden promotion (part of their scheme) puts Fred in the executive suite, while Barney's luck takes a turn for the worse. Will success spoil the Flintstones & destroy their friendship with the Rubbles? Will Vandercave have the last laugh?
The Paper ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 685 libraries worldwide
A star-studded cast in a stop-the-presses comedy that brings the fast paced, cutthroat, frequently hilarious world of newspaper journalism vividly to life.
Dragonheart ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
A knight dedicated to a noble creed of honor, finds out that his pupil has become an even crueler king than his father. Believing his pupil's soul to have been poisoned by a dragon, the knight vows to destroy them all.
Waterworld ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
In a future where Earth is covered with water, the human race struggles to survive on dilapidated boats and makeshift floating cities called atolls. When a mysterious drifter/adventurer known as the Mariner gets caught up in the struggle between the evil Deacon and a young girl and her adoptive mother, he finds himself catapulted into an explosive war of good vs. evil.
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