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MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 971 works in 1,581 publications in 4 languages and 73,497 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Pictorial works  Motion picture music  Domestic fiction  Interviews  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)
Schindler's list by Thomas Keneally( Visual )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oskar Schindler, a "good" German, saves the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust
Apollo 13 by Ron Howard( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and French and held by 1,401 WorldCat member 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
Lorenzo's oil by Le Mi( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boy develops a disease so rare that nobody is working on a cure, so his father decides to learn about it and tackle the problem himself
Babe by Dick King-Smith( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En el mundo de la granja de Hogget, cada criatura tiene un predeterminado proposito hasta que Babe el cochinito huerfano llega y revuelve todo. Él pronto piensa que él es un perro. Justo cuando el mundo esta intensamente riendose, el alto granjero y el pequeno puerco entran a la arena para competir, y todos se llevaran una gran sorpresa
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and German and held by 1,083 WorldCat member 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
Beethoven's 2nd by Rod Daniel( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,028 WorldCat member 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!
The land before time by Judy Freudberg( Visual )
14 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 982 WorldCat member 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 by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member 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
Fried green tomatoes by Jon Avnet( Visual )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chance encounter in a nursing home leads to an unexpected friendship between a dowdy housewife and a spry octagenarian who tells her the story of a fiercely independent woman half a century ago, inspiring the housewife to change her life, often with hilarious results
The land before time II the great valley adventure ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 906 WorldCat member 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!
Beethoven by Brian Levant( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adopted by the Newton household's three children, an adorable little St. Bernard puppy grows into 185 pounds of disaster-prone trouble; There's trouble in the heir when Beethoven becomes the proud father of four pups, each one an adorable but mischievous bundle of joy; When two bumbling thieves threaten the safety of his family on vacation, Beethoven sets out to put a bit on the bad guys
The land before time III the time of the great giving ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member 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
To kill a mockingbird by Robert Mulligan( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The setting is a dusty Southern town during the Depression. A white woman accuses a black man of rape. Though he is obviously innocent, the outcome of his trial is such a foregone conclusion that no lawyer will step forward to defend him--except the town's most distinguished citizen. His compassionate defense costs him many friendships but earns him the respect and admiration of his two motherless children
Balto III by Simon Wells( Visual )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 817 WorldCat member 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
Casper by Brad Silberling( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Determined to get her hands on her father's hidden fortune, Carrigan is forced to hire an afterlife therapist to exercise the ghosts that keep frightening her away. Dr. Harvey and his daughter, Kat, move in and soon Kat meets Casper, the friendliest ghost. But Casper's uncles are still determined to drive all the "fleshies" away
Ma and Pa Kettle back on the farm ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After winning a contest yields them hot time in New York, the Kettles return to the sticks hoping for tranquility
The Paper ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member 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
The land before time IV journey through the mists ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Littlefoot's grandpa gets sick, he and his friends set out through the once-dry land of mists to retrieve the special night flower which will save him
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member 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 Flintstones by Brian Levant( Visual )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the town of Bedrock, Fred Flintstone is set up to take the rap when Cliff Vandercave plans to steal a fortune from Slate and Co
 
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