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MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,056 works in 1,818 publications in 4 languages and 53,956 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Science fiction films  Animated films  Biographical films 
Roles: Publisher, fds, Distributor, Producer, Performer
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 Steven Spielberg( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member 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 by Ron Howard( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 925 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
Beethoven's 2nd by Rod Daniel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 840 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!
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 774 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
The land before time by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young brontosaurus is separated from his family and sets off to find the legendary Great Valley. Along the way he meets other young dinosaurs and together they surmount obstacles, learning the importance of working together
The paper( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 709 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."--Container
Fried green tomatoes by Jon Avnet( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 616 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 by Universal Cartoon Studio( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 606 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!
Balto by Simon Wells( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 586 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 Bradley Silberling( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ghost therapist" Dr. James Harvey and his daughter Kat arrive at drafty, old Whipstaff Manor. Its greedy owner, Carrigan Crittendon, has hired Dr. Harvey to exorcise the house's apparitions: a friendly but lonely young ghost named Casper, who's just looking for a friend, and his outrageous uncles Stretch, Stinkie and Fatso (The Ghostly Trio). If the plan works, she and Dibs, her partner-in-slime, can get their hands on the manor's fabled treasure. Casper finds a kindred spirit in Kat, but the Ghostly Trio will not tolerate "fleshies" in their house
To kill a mockingbird by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 570 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
Beethoven by Brian Levant( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La familia Newton vive en su hogar confortable, pero parece que hay algo le falta. Este "vacio familiar" se llenó con un perrito pequeño, que entra en su casa y sus vidas. Beethoven, como se le denomina, se convierte en un perro gigante... un San Bernardo. Varnick, es un médico veterinario malo ,que requiere gran cantidad de perros para realizar sus experimentos. Beethoven está en la lista de perros para realizar sus experimentos
The far country by Steve Brodie( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A solid western saga set against the colorful, scenic backdrop of Alaskan mining camps
The land before time III : the time of the great giving by Universal Home Video( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 527 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
Babe( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member 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
12 monkeys by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and French and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cole travels into the past to retrieve samples of a virus so a cure can be designed. He meets a psychiatrist and a mental patient in his search for the Army of the Twelve Monkeys
The thrill of it all! by Roxy Music( Visual )

3 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor's peaceful domestic life is turned upside down when his restless spouse becomes famous doing television commercials
The land before time IV : journey through the mists by John Ingle( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 481 WorldCat member 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
Junior by Röyksopp (Musical group)( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Alex Hesse and his associate, Dr. Larry Arbogast have developed a wondrous new drug to ensure healthy pregnancies. But when the government forbids further testing of their creation, Alex and Larry secretly move forward with a daring plan. And Dr. Hesse become pregnant, which leads to comedy, romance and maternal love
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood( Visual )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 450 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
 
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Apollo 13The land before timeFried green tomatoesThe land before time II : the great valley adventureBaltoTo kill a mockingbirdBeethovenThe land before time III : the time of the great giving
Alternative Names

controlled identityUniversal Studios Home Video (Firm)

MCA Inc MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)

Languages
English (125)

Spanish (7)

French (2)

German (1)