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Buena Vista Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 894 works in 1,556 publications in 4 languages and 135,702 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Television programs  Film and video adaptations  Case studies  Biography  Legends 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Buena Vista Home Video (Firm)
101 Dalmatians by Walt Disney ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A non-animated remake of Disney's puppy tale about the cruel Cruella de Vil who tries to capture Dalmatians Pongo and Perdy's puppies for a new fur coat
Spy kids by Robert Rodriguez ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Widescreen. When their international spy parents are kidnapped by Fegan Floop, Carmen and Juni Cortez must criss-cross the globe in a quest to save their parents
The horse whisperer by Robert Redford ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Grace MacLean and her friend Judith go horseback riding in upstate New York on a winter morning, but their horses lose their footing on ice and slide onto a road, where Judith and her horse are killed by a jackknifing truck. Grace has her right leg amputated, and the frightening incident leaves a lasting trauma not only on Grace but also on her horse, Pilgrim. Grace's mother seeking Grace's recovery, feels there's a link between her crippled, embittered daughter and Pilgrim's behavior. Learning about a horse trainer with a special gift, she takes Grace and Pilgrim to Montana where horse whisperer Tom Booker lives on a ranch with his family
Oliver & company by Walt Disney ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Widescreen. In the streets of New York City, Oliver, an orphaned kitten, is befriended by Dodger, a carefree mutt, and his band of streetwise dogs. Together they try to avoid the evil Sykes
The Joy Luck Club by Wayne Wang ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four mothers. Four daughters. Eight stories. The Joy Luck Club is four women in San Francisco who have played mah jong together on a weekly basis to for forty some years. One of them, Suyuan, has died, and her daughter June is preparing to go to China. Auntie Lindo with daughter Waverly, Auntie Ying Ying with daughter Lena, and Auntie An Mei with daughter Rose are at the going away party. Born in China, the Joy Luck Club members came to America as young adults; their daughters are 100% American. The old days are seldom spoken about, and some things about those times have never been said aloud, but the experiences left behind color the hopes and expectations these women have for their daughters. If daughters become their mothers--no matter how much both parties desire that it not happen--daughters also become different from their mothers--despite all attempts to perpetuate the status quo
The return of Jafar by Toby Shelton ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The evil Jafar escapes from the magic lamp as an all-powerful genie, ready to plot his revenge against Aladdin. From battling elusive villains atop winged horses, to dodging flames inside an exploding lava pit, it's up to Aladdin with Princess Jasmine and the outrageously funny Genie by his side to save the kingdom once and for all!
What about Bob? by Frank Oz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob Wiley, a troubled but lovable therapy patient, seeks help from noted psychiatrist Dr. Leo Marvin. When the doctor leaves town to go on a quiet family vacation, Bob, afraid of being alone, follows--showing up unexpectedly at the therapist's lakeside retreat. Bob becomes the houseguest that just won't leave
Aladdin and the king of thieves ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
People near and far are heading for Agrabah as the royal wedding of the century is about to take place. But before Aladdin and Jasmine can say "I do," the legendary Forty Thieves spoil everything in a desperate search for the powerful Hand of Midas -- the ultimate treasure that turns all it touches into gold
Pocahontas by Walt Disney ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical animated version of the life of Pocahontas, an American Indian girl who legend says saved the life of explorer and colonist John Smith
Robin Hood by Wolfgang Reitherman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The animal kingdom serves up a feast of bowmanship, swordplay, and daring deeds. England is at war and ruled by a phony king! Greedy Prince John and his slithering sidekick, Sir Hiss, are taxing Nottingham's residents to the limit
Trainspotting by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four friends try to make it in the world on their own terms
Toy story by Tom Hanks ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woody, the cowboy (Tom Hanks), and Buzz Lightyear, a space ranger (Tim Allen), are rival toys until they must work together to escape the toy-torturing boy next door
Old Yeller by Fred Gipson ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1957 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Widescreen. Set amidst the landscape of 1860s Texas, a young boy named Travis wants nothing to do with a lop-eared stray. But Old Yeller quickly proves himself a loyal friend, protecting the family farm and saving Travis' life. They become inseparable pals, sharing joyous experiences, and Travis learns valuable lessons about growing up
Tuesdays with Morrie by Thomas Rickman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This made-for-TV movie tells the story of an old man, professor of sociology, Morrie Schwartz, who is dying from ALS. He tells a former student, Mitch Albom, about dying, living and what's important in life
While you were sleeping by Jon Turteltaub ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lonely young woman saves the life of a handsome stranger she has fallen in love with from afar. His family mistakes her for his fiancee, and she goes along because she likes his offbeat family so much. Matters take a hilarious turn when she meets and falls in love with her make-belive lover's brother
Pete's dragon by Walt Disney ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 9-year old boy and his pet dragon (invisible to all but him) run away from his foster parents
Fun & fancy free by Walt Disney ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Bongo the circus bear is mistreated, he escapes to the forest and finds true love. Mickey, Donald, and Goofy find adventure up the beanstalk and meet Willie the Giant
Seasons of giving ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventure begins once upon a cold and blustery day in the Hundred Acre Wood when Pooh, Piglet, Tigger and Rabbit set out on a quest for winter--a favorite season they seem to have missed. And that leads to a wild search for the perfect ingredients for a festive Thanksgiving feast, and finally to Christmas, and a surprise visit from a special friend
The cider house rules L'Ĺ“uvre de dieu, la part du diable by John Irving ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Homer, who has lived nearly his entire life within the walls of an orphanage in rural Maine and has been trained by its proprietor, Dr. Wilbur Larch to be Larch's successor. Wally Worthington brings his pregnant girlfriend, Candy Kendall, to the orphanage because Dr. Larch provides medically safe, albeit illegal abortions. Homer leaves with them to work on Wally's family apple farm. When Wally leaves to fight in World War II, Homer falls in love with Candy
Pretty woman by Garry Marshall ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A corporate raider pays a gorgeous hooker to be his escort for a business week in Beverly Hills ... and then falls for her
 
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