WorldCat Identities

MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 976 works in 1,598 publications in 4 languages and 64,210 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Historical films  Animated films  Biographical films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and French and held by 1,309 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 )

10 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,238 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
Babe by Dick King-Smith( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entertaining version of the life of Babe Ruth, from his youth in Baltimore to his retirement from the game of baseball
Lorenzo's oil by M. E Müller( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parents of a young boy stricken with a degenerative immune system disease, ALD, struggle to find a way to halt the progress of the disease. Based on a true story
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a remote island, a wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening the attraction to the public, he invites a top paleontologist, a paleobotanist, a mathematician/theorist and his two eager grandchildren to experience the park -- and help calm anxious investors. However, their visit is anything but tranquil as the park's security system breaks down, the prehistoric creatures break out and the excitement builds to surprising results
Beethoven's 2nd by Rod Daniel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 959 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 881 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 land before time II : the great valley adventure( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Littlefoot and his friends are coaxed into the forbidden "Mysterious Beyond" and find themselves in big trouble
Fried green tomatoes by Jon Avnet( Visual )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chance encounter in a nursing home leads to an unexpected friendship between a dowdy housewife and a spry octegenarian who tells her the story of a fierceley independent woman half a century ago, inspiring the housewife to change her life, often with hilarious results
The paper( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 765 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
Beethoven by Brian Levant( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member 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!
To Kill a Mockingbird by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 712 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
The land before time III : the time of the great giving by Universal Home Video( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 711 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
Casper by Universal Film Manufacturing Company( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 707 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
Balto III by Cliff Ruby( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An animated adventure about brave Alaskan sled dogs that deliver serum to save children from an epidenic in 1925."
The land before time IV : journey through the mists by MCA Universal Home Video( Visual )

4 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 620 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
12 monkeys by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and French and held by 571 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
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 555 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
Back to the future by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty McFly and Doc Brown first travel to the year 2015 to save Marty's as yet unborn son from going to jail. While there Marty purchases a sports history book, wanting to make some money wagering on future events. Doc convinces him this would be unethical and he discards the book. Biff, who became a wealthy man by using this book, delivers the book to himself as a young man to insure his future. Marty and Doc must then go back to 1955 to retrieve the book
The Flintstones by Tom S Parker( Visual )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 543 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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controlled identityUniversal Studios Home Video (Firm)

MCA Inc MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)

Languages
English (131)

Spanish (13)

French (6)

German (1)

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Apollo 13BabeThe land before timeThe land before time II : the great valley adventureFried green tomatoesBeethovenTo Kill a MockingbirdThe land before time III : the time of the great giving