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Buena Vista Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 896 works in 1,561 publications in 4 languages and 136,449 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Television programs  Biography  Case studies  Legends  Film and video adaptations 
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 )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 2,102 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 Antonio Banderas ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When their international spy parents are kidnapped by children's television program host 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
The Joy Luck Club by Wayne Wang ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Produced by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone (1986 Best Director - Platoon), The Joy Luck Club tells the epic story of four families whose extraordinary lives are filled with joy and heartbreak, richness and magic. From the war-torn fields of early-century China to the streets of modern-day San Francisco, the hopes, dreams and triumphs of two generations are revealed through the startling events that shaped their lives. Based on the powerful #1 best-selling book by Amy Tan, this richly moving saga has been hailed by critics as a must-see film
Oliver & company by Walt Disney ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
What about Bob? by Frank Oz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 1,639 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
Father of the bride by N Meyers ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While George Banks is trying to recapture his youth his daughter and wife announce they are pregnant
The return of Jafar by Toby Shelton ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disney's epic adventure continues when the evil Jafar escapes from the magic lamp as an all-
Aladdin and the king of thieves by Walt Disney ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 1,549 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 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1607, a group of British adventurers, including John Smith, led by the greedy Virginia Company governor Ratcliffe, set sail for the New World, seeking gold and other treasures. In Virginia, Pocahontas, Chief Powhatan's daughter, ponders her life as she is faced with marriage to the stern warrior, Kocoum. The British establish the settlement of Jamestown, Virginia and dig up the countryside for gold. Smith meets Pocahontas and they overcome their initial conflicts. She teaches him about her world. Relations between the British and the Indians deteriorate. Powhatan captures Smith and is about to execute him, but Pocahontas intervenes and Powhatan sets him free. When Ratcliffe tries to kill Powhatan, Smith saves him but is seriously wounded. He must return to England and Pocahontas must stay
Robin Hood by Wolfgang Reitherman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The animals have their own version of what really happened in Sherwood Forest. Robin Hood and his band of merry men outwit the greedy Prince John and his sniveling partner, Sir Hiss, as they put the tax squeeze on their poor, hardworking loyal subjects
Trainspotting by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four friends try to make it in the world on their own terms
Old Yeller by Fred Gipson ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1957 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
Toy story by John Lasseter ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,320 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
Tuesdays with Morrie by Thomas Rickman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When he learns that his former college professor is dying, Mitch, a busy sports journalist makes time to visit him and finds his own outlook on life changed by his conversations with the dying teacher
While you were sleeping by Jon Turteltaub ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 1,294 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
Fun & fancy free by Walt Disney ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 1,254 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
Pete's dragon by Walt Disney ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A heart warming musical in which an orphan boy and his dragon Elliot, who is invisible at will, have many adventures before they find a suitable family to live with
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 1,232 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 )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,230 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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Turkish (1)
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